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A former high-ranking Pennsylvania state police officer who helped lead a manhunt for a sniper who killed one trooper and wounded another has been demoted and given a new job.
The first adult drug court of Jefferson County has opened.
Students at Our Lady of Peace School showed their gratitude and respect for law enforcement officers Friday morning.
Ohio State Fire Marshals are currently investigating a fire that happened in St. Clairsville. On January 3rd, they said the A-Plus Fuel Mart on High Ridge Road, just off Blaine Hill, was ransacked and apparently set on fire. The video surveillance equipment was stolen. The state fire marshal's investigators are now handling the arson, while the sheriff's department is investigating the theft.
The man accused of murdering another man in East Wheeling has waived his right to a preliminary hearing. Friday afternoon, Dallas Acoff had his first court appearance in Ohio County. He's accused of killing Lemroy Coleman back in October. Acoff was on the run for two months before being captured by US Marshals in Cleveland and extradited back to Wheeling. His case is headed to the Ohio County Grand Jury.
Students at Our Lady of Peace School learned about the dangers of drugs today.
West Virginia Attorney General Patrick Morrisey is filing a lawsuit against a major drug distributor.
Pennsylvania Attorney General Kathleen Kane intends to run for a second term but hasn't made a final decision, according to a political adviser who has discussed plans with her.
Bill Cosby's preliminary hearing in a Pennsylvania sexual assault case has been postponed until next month to give the defense more time to prepare.
A Pennsylvania water authority has turned down a $65 million grant that would have allowed the group to replace its 100-year-old water system.