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WV schools get creative with delays

Sat, 01/03/2015 - 10:00am
Greenbrier and Kanawha counties are two that have decided to modify school delay times in response to unexpected winter weather delays.
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Baby gorilla moved to another Ohio zoo

Sat, 01/03/2015 - 9:35am
A baby gorilla has arrived at the Columbus Zoo after efforts to place her with a surrogate mother fell short at her previous home in Cincinnati.
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Ohio rolls out veteran friendly employer registry

Sat, 01/03/2015 - 9:03am
Ohio has rolled out an online registry letting military veterans know which employers are looking to hire veterans.
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Traffic Advisory: Multiple Roadways at Stand Still Due to Freezing Rain

Sat, 01/03/2015 - 8:20am
Due to freezing rain traffic is backed up on roadways and there are reports of road shutdowns in the area.According to authorities two truck traveling on Interstate 70 jackknifed near exit 2A. It is unclear if the accident was completely weather related.Interstate 470 is at a stand still due to icy conditions. Motorists should avoid the area.There are also reports that WV Route 2 has been shutdown.Motorists are urged to avoid the roadways and to only travel if necessary. Those who are on the ...
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Belmont County Under Level 2 Driving Emergency

Sat, 01/03/2015 - 8:02am
Belmont County Sheriff's Department has issued a Level 2 driving emergency due to freezing rain.Motorists are urged to avoid the roadways and to only travel if necessary. Those who are on the roads should use extreme caution.According to the national weather service a freezing rain advisory is in effect for the following counties in Ohio:Belmont CountyHarrison CountyJefferson CountyMonroe CountyA freezing rain advisory is also in effect for the following counties in West Virginia:Brooke Count...
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Multiple vigils planned after Ohio teen's death

Sat, 01/03/2015 - 5:03am
Multiple vigils are planned this weekend and in the days ahead in the memory of a 17-year-old transgender girl following her apparent suicide in southwest Ohio.
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Dayton names new city manager to begin this month

Sat, 01/03/2015 - 4:07am
A new city manager has been named for the city of Dayton in southwestern Ohio.
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Here's the latest Pennsylvania sports news from The Associated Press

Sat, 01/03/2015 - 3:59am
Gerald Green and Markieff Morris each scored 21 points and the Phoenix Suns pulled away in the fourth quarter to beat the Philadelphia 76ers 112-96 last night. Tony Wroten scored 28 points for the Sixers, who trailed 80-79...
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Street Sweeper Charged With Drunken Driving

Fri, 01/02/2015 - 10:26pm
The operator of a street-sweeping vehicle who was spotted driving erratically on a highway has been arrested on drunken-driving charges.  New York State Police say Jerry Mitchell, of Brooklyn, was charged with aggravated DWI and aggravated unlicensed operation on New Year's Day.
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Little Jimmy Dickens Dead at 94

Fri, 01/02/2015 - 8:32pm
Little Jimmy Dickens, a diminutive singer-songwriter who was the oldest cast member of the Grand Ole Opry, has died. He was 94.Opry spokeswoman Jessie Schmidt says Dickens died Friday at a Nashville-area hospital of cardiac arrest after suffering a stroke on Christmas Day. His novelty songs, including "May the Bird of Paradise Fly Up Your Nose," earned him a spot in the Country Music Hall of Fame in 1983. Dickens, who stood 4-foot-11, had performed on the Opry almost continuously since 1948. ...
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