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County Welcomes New Courthouse

Thu, 02/19/2015 - 4:43pm
A huge improvement has been made to a local county's magistrate court as they move from what was once an old house to a brand new courthouse down the road. The Hancock County Magistrate Court is officially up and running at its new location at the old Dollar General building on Route 2 in New Cumberland. On Thursday, county officials celebrated their brand new building by holding a ribbon cutting ceremony in one of its state of the art courtrooms, where Magistrate Mike White will now be calli...
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Kasich visits WVa touting federal balanced budget amendment

Thu, 02/19/2015 - 4:41pm
Republican Ohio Gov. John Kasich is urging West Virginia lawmakers to call for a constitutional convention to pass a federal balanced budget amendment.
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Lunar New Year Marks Time of Prosperity Under Year of the Ram

Thu, 02/19/2015 - 4:33pm
It's the beginning of the a New Year, the Lunar New Year to be exact. In the Chinese Zodiac, it signals the start of the Year of the Ram.
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Police: Plant worker fatally stabs colleague following prank

Thu, 02/19/2015 - 4:27pm
A worker at a suburban Philadelphia meat rendering plant has been charged with fatally stabbing a colleague in response to a prank.
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Restaurant & Retail Owners Working to Make Wheeling Thrive Once Again

Thu, 02/19/2015 - 4:11pm
Industry is it's history, but now restaurants and retail are helping to make The Friendly City thrive once again.
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Wolf puts on hold search for open records head amid lawsuit

Thu, 02/19/2015 - 3:27pm
Gov. Tom Wolf is holding off on a search for a permanent director of the Pennsylvania Office of Open Records while a state court considers whether he had legal authority to fire the last one.
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Online retailer planning south Georgia distribution center

Thu, 02/19/2015 - 3:19pm
A restaurant equipment and supply company is planning to build a distribution center in south Georgia and create more than 100 jobs.
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Feds: Speed doesn't appear to be factor in oil train crash

Thu, 02/19/2015 - 3:03pm
A federal official says speed doesn't appear to be a factor in an oil train derailment in southern West Virginia.
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Tough Mudder sues Pennsylvania man over similar race name

Thu, 02/19/2015 - 2:39pm
The company behind the popular Tough Mudder obstacle course race series has sued a Pennsylvania man who started a race for kids called "Mini Mudder."
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Smithfield Fails to Meet Debt Obligations, Now in State of Fiscal Emergency

Thu, 02/19/2015 - 2:34pm
The Village of Smithfield has been placed in a state of fiscal emergency as the result of failing to meet its obligations to the federal government, according to Ohio State Auditor, Dave Yost.
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Historically black Lincoln U. investigating racist graffiti

Thu, 02/19/2015 - 2:15pm
A historically black university outside Philadelphia says it's investigating after racially disparaging graffiti was discovered on a sign at an entrance to the campus.
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Man with bodies in yard claims innocence after conviction

Thu, 02/19/2015 - 1:31pm
A man convicted of strangling a pharmacist and his girlfriend and burying their bodies in his yard says he wishes he'd taken the witness stand in his own defense.
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Harrisburg starts fund to fight lawsuits over gun ordinances

Thu, 02/19/2015 - 1:19pm
Pennsylvania's capital city has started a legal defense fund to help fight lawsuits filed by gun rights groups looking to dismantle local firearms ordinances.
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Man charged with swiping Pennsylvania mayor's car surrenders

Thu, 02/19/2015 - 1:19pm
A man charged with stealing the car of a Pennsylvania mayor has surrendered to police.
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West Virginia Last in Well-Being according to Annual Ranking

Thu, 02/19/2015 - 12:51pm
When it comes to well-being, it would seem West Virginia has run out of happy pills. In an annual ranking by the Gallup-Healthways Well-Being Index, the Mountain State came in dead last in the United States for the sixth time in six years.
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DA: Man ambushed, killed girlfriend in apartment parking lot

Thu, 02/19/2015 - 12:51pm
A central Pennsylvania prosecutor says a man hid in the bushes before fatally shooting his on-again, off-again girlfriend in the parking lot of her apartment building.
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Temperatures drop to record levels in Bluefield, Lewisburg

Thu, 02/19/2015 - 12:30pm
State officials are urging West Virginians to take precautions against bitter cold weather.
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Man shot, killed at southwest Philadelphia laundromat

Thu, 02/19/2015 - 12:27pm
Police say a man is dead after a shooting at a southwest Philadelphia laundromat.
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Allentown man, 86, found outside home dies of hypothermia

Thu, 02/19/2015 - 12:03pm
The arctic cold has claimed the life of an 86-year-old Pennsylvania man.
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W.Va. Coast Guard member charged with faking death to desert

Thu, 02/19/2015 - 11:42am
A West Virginia man has been charged with faking his death to desert from the U.S. Coast Guard.
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