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W.Va. getting $5.6 million US dollars for sidewalks, trails

Fri, 03/27/2015 - 2:36am
More than $5.6 million in federal funding is headed to 42 alternative transportation projects in West Virginia.
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W.Va. woman gets prison for bogus water quality reports

Fri, 03/27/2015 - 2:03am
A 60-year-old McDowell County woman has been sentenced to federal prison for filing fraudulent water quality reports.
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Victim's mom to confront man with bodies in yard

Fri, 03/27/2015 - 1:31am
By MICHAEL RUBINKAM Associated Press Geraldine Kerkowski knows the northeastern Pennsylvania man convicted of strangling her son probably won't care when she tells him exactly what she thinks of him.
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Charleston Police Search for Taken Baby

Thu, 03/26/2015 - 10:58pm
An Amber Alert has been sent out by the West Virginia State Police regarding an abducted child in Charleston of Kanawha County, WV.
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The True Meaning Behind Mountaineer Nation

Thu, 03/26/2015 - 10:32pm
As many of you know, I grew up nearby in Pittsburgh, and moved to West Virginia nearly nine years ago. This has been my home ever since. I am proud to say I root for the Mountaineers, a fan base I've never seen anything quite like.
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#PressVirginia May Be Too Much for Kentucky

Thu, 03/26/2015 - 9:23pm
In just the next few hours TJ's Sports Garden will be packed with dozens of WVU fans. 
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Another PA Man Identified as Second Body Found Along the Ohio River in Steubenville

Thu, 03/26/2015 - 9:21pm
The second body discovered along the Ohio Riverlocated by the Market Street Bridge in Steubenville, OH was also identified Thursday.
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Identity Theft Workshop Scheduled by U.S. Attorney

Thu, 03/26/2015 - 9:20pm
About fifteen million U.S. residents are victims of identity theft each year with loses totaling upwards of $50 billion.
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Zuccaro Planned to Head Back to Hospital He Escaped From

Thu, 03/26/2015 - 9:13pm
Authorities said Rocco Zuccaro may never have been caught Wednesday night if he didn't leave without paying for merchandise.
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Pittsburgh Man Identified as Body Pulled from Boat Dock Along the Ohio River

Thu, 03/26/2015 - 8:44pm
Wheeling Police confirmed Thursday that the identity of theman whose body was pulled from the Ohio River near a boat dock off Wheeling Island was 22-year-old Paul Kochu.
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Jefferson County Commissioners Gather to Dedicate Plaque to Former Clerk

Thu, 03/26/2015 - 8:00pm
Jefferson County Commissioners honored a clerk who worked at the courthouse for over 40 years on Thursday.
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A Late Night Game Calls For Different Snacks To Avoid Post-Game Heartburn

Thu, 03/26/2015 - 7:48pm
A game that starts at 10 p.m. presents some unique challenges, snack-wise.
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Cleveland denies claims related to woman who died in custody

Thu, 03/26/2015 - 7:27pm
The city of Cleveland denies that two of its police officers did anything wrong before a handcuffed, mentally ill woman died in police custody last year.
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Bragg powers No. 1 VASJ to 62-34 D3 win over Eastmoor

Thu, 03/26/2015 - 6:43pm
Carlton Bragg scored 22 points and top-ranked Cleveland Villa Angela-St. Joseph dominated inside to beat Columbus Eastmoor Academy, 62-34, in a Division III state semifinal on Thursday.
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Court rejects appeal of priest who died fighting conviction

Thu, 03/26/2015 - 6:11pm
A state appellate court has rejected the appeal of a Roman Catholic priest who died in prison while serving time in a Philadelphia abuse case.
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Former NFL great Bednarik remembered at viewing in hometown

Thu, 03/26/2015 - 5:55pm
Hall of Fame linebacker Chuck Bednarik is being remembered as a major figure in the history of the NFL and one of the Philadelphia Eagles' greatest players.
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W.Va. delegation asks for snow storm emergency declaration

Thu, 03/26/2015 - 5:39pm
West Virginia's congressional delegation is requesting a major disaster declaration after winter storm Thor hit the state early this month.
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WVa gov vetoes bill letting businesses fund road repairs

Thu, 03/26/2015 - 5:07pm
Gov. Earl Ray Tomblin has vetoed a bill to let businesses pay for minor road repair projects, like filling potholes.
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Bride who shot niece says she didn't mean to pull trigger

Thu, 03/26/2015 - 5:03pm
A Pennsylvania woman who fatally shot her niece on her wedding day says the handgun went off during an argument outside a bar when she was trying to move it from her new husband's open glove box.
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3 Franciscan University Students Arrested for Breaking into Public Pool

Thu, 03/26/2015 - 4:36pm
Police arrested three Franciscan University of Steubenville students for breaking into a public park pool early Thursday morning.  
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