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Clerical errors delayed Pa. license suspensions

Wed, 08/06/2014 - 12:42pm
Driver's license suspensions in hundreds of criminal cases in York County since 2008 are being carried out only now as a result of what county officials say was an oversight.
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Driver drunk, maybe suicidal in double-fatal crash

Wed, 08/06/2014 - 12:38pm
A western Pennsylvania man who died in a double-fatal head-on crash he caused was drunk, speeding at nearly 100 mph, and possibly suicidal.
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Former Ormet Plant's New Owners Hint at Future of Facility

Wed, 08/06/2014 - 12:14pm
Niagara Worldwide's president said the company has been contacted to consider operations like a "cold pour process" and an entire smelting reuse. There's even talk of venturing into the oil and gas arena.
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Four Left Homeless After Toronto Fire

Wed, 08/06/2014 - 12:09pm
Two adults and two teenage boys were left homeless after a fire destroyed their Toronto home on Tuesday morning.
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UPDATE: Prosecutor: Jewett Man Arrested on Child Porn Charges Had 493 Videos Involving Minors

Wed, 08/06/2014 - 12:08pm
A Jewett man arrested on possession of child pornography charges made his first court appearance on Tuesday, where his bond was set at $500,000.
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New teacher housing for troubled McDowell County

Wed, 08/06/2014 - 12:06pm
A partnership aimed at improving schools in McDowell County, West Virginia, says it will build 28 new apartments in the impoverished county for teachers and other professionals.
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Hancock County Schools Become First in State to Have Carbon Monoxide Detectors Installed in All Buildings

Wed, 08/06/2014 - 12:06pm
All schools in Hancock County are receiving carbon monoxide detectors as part of a campaign spear-headed by a local man.
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'National Night Out' Held at Wheeling Park

Wed, 08/06/2014 - 12:05pm
It's an event that is celebrating it's 30th year of connecting communities with the law enforcement and emergency crews that serve them every day, and it was held for the sixth time in Wheeling on Tuesday night. The National Night Out brings community members together with police, firefighters and other critical agencies that serve the area.
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Wheeling Truck Center Receives National Award Instituted by President Kennedy in 1961

Wed, 08/06/2014 - 12:04pm
A Wheeling business, in existence since 1933, has received the prestigious " President's E-Award" for excellence in exporting.Wheeling Truck Center is owned by a father and son, Ron and Chad Remp. They are the 3rd and 4th generation to run the business, which is the oldest continuing Volvo truck dealership in North America. Four years ago, they began exporting to other nations, and they now do business with 96 countries around the globe.The "President's E-Award was instituted by President Joh...
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Man Impersonating Police Officer Attempts to Pull Over Woman in Belmont County

Wed, 08/06/2014 - 12:03pm
Belmont County Sheriff Dave Lucas is warning residents to be on the lookout for a man impersonating a police officer who pulled over a woman in the Captina area of Powhatan Point.
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Alpha Natural Resources posts bigger 2Q loss

Wed, 08/06/2014 - 12:02pm
Alpha Natural Resources says its losses widened in the second quarter, citing weak domestic and international coal markets.
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Author facing federal charges to address W.Va. GOP

Wed, 08/06/2014 - 12:02pm
A conservative scholar and author will headline a West Virginia GOP event four days before his sentencing for federal campaign finance violations.
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Cops: Mom left son in car near Pittsburgh casino

Wed, 08/06/2014 - 12:02pm
A woman has been charged with endangering her 9-year-old son by leaving him alone in her car outside Pittsburgh's Rivers Casino.
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