JackFM Local News

Subscribe to JackFM Local News feed
Updated: 9 min 32 sec ago

W.Va. governor vetoes bill for 2nd time for technical errors

Thu, 03/12/2015 - 3:16am
Gov. Earl Ray Tomblin has again vetoed an uncontroversial bill about licensing for engineers because of technical errors.
Categories: JackFM News

Ohio Supreme Court see quick switch to electronic filing

Thu, 03/12/2015 - 3:11am
The Ohio Supreme Court says attorneys are moving quickly to take advantage of a new electronic filing option.
Categories: JackFM News

Interstate 75 SB closures planned in southwest Ohio

Thu, 03/12/2015 - 3:11am
A busy interstate through southwest Ohio will have lane closures followed by full southbound closures this weekend.
Categories: JackFM News

Mom of 4th teen who died in Ohio crash joins lawsuit

Thu, 03/12/2015 - 3:07am
The mother of a fourth teenager killed in a northeast Ohio crash two years ago has joined a wrongful death lawsuit alleging local officials didn't properly maintain a road and guardrail.
Categories: JackFM News

Feds recommend draining Ohio lake because of weak dam

Thu, 03/12/2015 - 3:07am
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers says the chance of dam failure is so high at a central Ohio lake that the agency is recommending it be drained until repairs can be made.
Categories: JackFM News

W.Va. attorney general warns of movie ticket scam

Thu, 03/12/2015 - 3:00am
Attorney General Patrick Morrisey is warning West Virginians about an email scam that offers free movie tickets.
Categories: JackFM News

W.Va. schools chief appointed to national commission

Thu, 03/12/2015 - 2:56am
West Virginia Superintendent of Schools Michael Martirano will represent the state on a national education research commission.
Categories: JackFM News

Hair Loss Protocol Review Exposes Natural Alopecia Treatment and Baldness Cure

Thu, 03/12/2015 - 12:00am
Hair Loss Protocol (Hair Regrowth Program) by Jared Gates is a program created to prevent hair falling and help in re-growing hair. Also called the Hair Rebuild...
Categories: JackFM News

100 butterfly record falls twice in PIAA Class AA swimming

Wed, 03/11/2015 - 10:00pm
Corry Area High School's Brent Benedict has broken the Class AA Boys 100 butterfly record twice during the opening day of the four-day PIAA Class AA Swimming and Diving Championships at Bucknell University.
Categories: JackFM News

United Way Night at the Races Set for Friday

Wed, 03/11/2015 - 9:20pm
The United Way Night at the Races is approaching. On Friday, guests can enjoy a night at Wheeling Island Casino and Racetrack, while helping out the organization.
Categories: JackFM News

Judge OKs dismissal of charges in US employee hacking case

Wed, 03/11/2015 - 7:51pm
Charges have been dismissed against a National Weather Service employee accused of illegally accessing a restricted federal computer database containing information about the nation's dams, stealing information and...
Categories: JackFM News

Barber, Malvern Villa Maria 200 relay team set records

Wed, 03/11/2015 - 7:32pm
Wilmington Area High School's Lauren Barber and the Malvern Villa Maria Academy's 200 medley relay team established PIAA Class AA Girls Swimming and Diving Championship records Wednesday night at Bucknell University.
Categories: JackFM News

Man pleads to involuntary manslaughter in cousin's death

Wed, 03/11/2015 - 7:24pm
A Tennessee man has pleaded guilty to involuntary manslaughter and was sentenced to nine to 23 months in the shooting death of his cousin in an eastern Pennsylvania home they were renting last fall.
Categories: JackFM News

Inmate charged with trying to hire hit man to kill child

Wed, 03/11/2015 - 7:23pm
An inmate already jailed on charges of raping a child is now accused of trying to hire a hit man to kill that child and the child's father in southwest Ohio.
Categories: JackFM News

'Denim and Diamonds' Will Celebrate 125th Birthday of Local Hospitals

Wed, 03/11/2015 - 7:13pm
A big celebration is being planned to celebrate 125 years of caring by Ohio Valley Medical Center and East Ohio Regional Hospital.
Categories: JackFM News

Highest River Levels So Far This Year over Next 5 Days

Wed, 03/11/2015 - 7:01pm
The Monongahela river should be near flood stage Tonight and early Thursday morning.
Categories: JackFM News