JackFM Local News

Subscribe to JackFM Local News feed
Updated: 59 min 40 sec ago

Man pleads guilty to lying about physical disabilities

Thu, 10/22/2015 - 6:47am
An eastern Pennsylvania man who prosecutors say lied about having physical disabilities has pleaded guilty to felony perjury.
Categories: JackFM News

West Virginia school beating taped, leads to arrest

Thu, 10/22/2015 - 6:43am
A male Martinsburg High School student's beating of a female student was videotaped and posted on social media, leading to the arrest of the student.
Categories: JackFM News

PATCO begins leaf season schedule

Thu, 10/22/2015 - 6:39am
PATCO trains have started operating on a leaf season schedule.
Categories: JackFM News

Water Break Closes St. John's Elementary and High School Thursday

Thu, 10/22/2015 - 6:30am
A waterline break in the village of Bellaire caused St. John's schools to be closed Thursday.The school's secretary told WTRF.com and 7News that St. John's Elementary and High School would be closed Thursday due to the issue.
Categories: JackFM News

Philadelphia schools must borrow to make payroll

Thu, 10/22/2015 - 6:27am
Philadelphia schools will have to borrow money to make payroll because of the state budget stalemate.
Categories: JackFM News

Former teacher pleads no contest in student custody case

Thu, 10/22/2015 - 5:10am
A former Pittsburgh elementary school teacher who police say was obsessed with one of her 11-year-old students has pleaded no contest to a misdemeanor charge of corruption of minors.
Categories: JackFM News

Police: 24-year-old man shot to death in Philadelphia

Thu, 10/22/2015 - 3:30am
Police say a 24-year-old man was shot to death in a northeast Philadelphia neighborhood.
Categories: JackFM News

Man pleads guilty, gets life in 2012 triple slayings

Thu, 10/22/2015 - 3:22am
A Pennsylvania man has pleaded guilty in the killings of two men and the torture-killing of a woman who witnessed the slayings.
Categories: JackFM News

Hunters can donate deer to program to feed needy families

Thu, 10/22/2015 - 3:07am
West Virginia's Division of Natural Resources says hunters can donate deer to a program that benefits needy families.
Categories: JackFM News

Plan to move Clarksburg Post Office gets no public comment

Thu, 10/22/2015 - 3:07am
What if they held a public comment period and nobody commented?
Categories: JackFM News

Video premieres set for West Virginia tourism conference

Thu, 10/22/2015 - 2:58am
Two video premieres will highlight the West Virginia Governor's Conference on Tourism.
Categories: JackFM News

Commission offering ethics training for lobbyists

Thu, 10/22/2015 - 2:50am
The West Virginia Ethics Commission is offering a training session for lobbyists.
Categories: JackFM News

WTRF To Air Nailers Games

Wed, 10/21/2015 - 11:50pm
Our first broadcast is this Sunday 
Categories: JackFM News

Severance Murder Trial Close to Wrapping Up

Wed, 10/21/2015 - 11:09pm
The murder trial against Charles Severance is one step closer to wrapping up. Prosecutors rested their case Wednesday in Virginia court.
Categories: JackFM News

Domestic Violence Awareness March Celebrates Survivors and Victims

Wed, 10/21/2015 - 10:55pm
Dozens marched in Saint Clairsville Wednesday to celebrate those "who got free", and remember those who "didn't get free."
Categories: JackFM News

Wheeling Man Shares Drug Abuse Story With President

Wed, 10/21/2015 - 10:41pm
Wednesday's message from President Obama was a special one for a Wheeling man who made the three hour trip to the state capital.
Categories: JackFM News

Wheeling Hospital Receives Three Year Cancer Center Accreditation

Wed, 10/21/2015 - 9:16pm
Wheeling Hospital officials announced today that they were accepted for a three year re-accreditation as a comprehensive community cancer center.
Categories: JackFM News

Wheeling Jesuit's Challenger Center Reaches E-Mission Goal

Wed, 10/21/2015 - 8:33pm
History has been made at Wheeling Jesuit University's Challenger Learning Center, when a classroom full of professors from Wyoming became the 50th state to fly an e-mission.It's a goal the university has been trying to reach for decades.The Challenger Learning Center has been in operation for 21 years, and helps with the future of space science education.Students from the tri-state area frequently use the center for their studies.
Categories: JackFM News

Three Men in Custody Tied to Adena P&M Arson

Wed, 10/21/2015 - 7:57pm
Three men have turned themselves in to police in connection with the arson at the P&M Bar in Jefferson County.Mathew Newman, Michael Wease, and Joerg Steffen are all in police custody.All three have been charged for felony burglary and assault in connection to the fire over a week ago.We'll keep you updated on this case.
Categories: JackFM News