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Rally held outside Wal-Mart where cops shot man

JackFM Local News - Sun, 08/31/2014 - 9:37pm
A large crowd supporting police rallied outside an Ohio Wal-Mart where a young man with an air rifle was fatally shot by police.
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Semi-Truck Wreck Shuts Down Major Highway

JackFM Local News - Sun, 08/31/2014 - 8:35pm
A semi-truck wrecked Sunday morning on I-470 westbound near exit 1 towards Wheeling/Moundsville.
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Wheeling Vintage Raceboat Regatta Canceled Sunday Due to Weather Conditions

JackFM Local News - Sun, 08/31/2014 - 8:31pm
Bad news for race fans in the Ohio Valley as Mother Nature has got in the way of the second day of festivities at Heritage Port for the 9th Annual Wheeling Vintage Raceboat Regatta.After looking at the radar further and checking out the river condition Sunday morning, the Regatta committee made the difficult decision to cancel Sunday's heats of boats on the river.The committee posted the following on their Facebook page Sunday morning, "There is heavy debris in the water and the radar is gett...
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Oglebay Woodcarvers Guild Host 35th Annual Show and Sale

JackFM Local News - Sun, 08/31/2014 - 8:17pm
For the 35th straight year the Oglebay Woodcarvers Guild hosted their annual Carving Show Sale on Sunday. Nearly 50 artists from near and far had their works on display in Oglebay's Pine Room.
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Community Comes Together to Support Young Girl Recovering

JackFM Local News - Sun, 08/31/2014 - 8:08pm
14-year-old Aubree Williams survived a car accident early this month on Taylors Ridge after undergoing life-saving surgery at Ruby Memorial Hospital in Morgantown.
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Authorities recover man's body after boat sinks

JackFM Local News - Sun, 08/31/2014 - 7:45pm
Authorities recovered the body of a 22-year-old man from a western Ohio lake after responding to a call about a sinking boat.
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Bad weather shuts down concerts, delays flights

JackFM Local News - Sun, 08/31/2014 - 6:57pm
Severe thunderstorms across the Northeast have slowed operations at airports, wreaked havoc at outdoor sporting and musical events and sent people scurrying from a beach in New York after three men there were struck by...
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Benwood Community Supports Teen Recovering from Car Accident

JackFM Local News - Sun, 08/31/2014 - 6:23pm
14-year-old Aubree Williams survived a car accident early this month on Taylor's Ridge after undergoing life-saving surgery at Ruby Memorial Hospital in Morgantown.The Benwood community came together Sunday to support Aubree with a spaghetti dinner fundraiser as she recovers from her injuries.Aubree needed a transection of the pancreas, had her spleen removed, received lacerations to her pelvis, and still has liver and kidney damage.Her mother says seeing her friends and family is helping her...
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Oglebay Woodcarvers Guild Hosts 35th Annual Show and Sale

JackFM Local News - Sun, 08/31/2014 - 6:21pm
For the 35th straight year the Oglebay Woodcarvers Guild hosted their annual Carving Show Sale on Sunday.Nearly 50 artists from near and far had their works on display in Oglebay's Pine Room. Carvings of all sorts were front and center and some were raffled off every hour. There were also carving demonstrations so people could learn a new hobby.For members of the Oglebay Guild, they say woodcarving is a hobby they sort of had to pick up."Well that's because we're lousy golfers to begin with ...
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News Minute: Here is the latest West Virginia news from The Associated Press

JackFM Local News - Sun, 08/31/2014 - 4:05pm
For West Virginians already sick of political slam ads, TV will be even tougher to stomach after their Labor Day barbecues. This cycle, West Virginia's roots in retail politics have yielded to 30-second attacks with...
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News Minute: Here is the latest West Virginia news from The Associated Press

JackFM Local News - Sun, 08/31/2014 - 4:05pm
For West Virginians already sick of political slam ads, TV will be even tougher to stomach after their Labor Day barbecues. This cycle, West Virginia's roots in retail politics have yielded to 30-second attacks with...
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News Minute: Here is the latest West Virginia news from The Associated Press

JackFM Local News - Sun, 08/31/2014 - 4:05pm
For West Virginians already sick of political slam ads, TV will be even tougher to stomach after their Labor Day barbecues. This cycle, West Virginia's roots in retail politics have yielded to 30-second attacks with...
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UPDATE: Prospective Tenants at The Highlands Confirmed

JackFM Local News - Sun, 08/31/2014 - 3:50pm
A number of new businesses are slated to come to The Highlands, and according to the company United Growth, they are working on a development on Cabela Drive.
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UPDATE: Prospective Tenants at The Highlands Confirmed

JackFM Local News - Sun, 08/31/2014 - 3:50pm
A number of new businesses are slated to come to The Highlands, and according to the company United Growth, they are working on a development on Cabela Drive.
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UPDATE: One Person Killed, Two Injured in Crash on U.S 22 in Harrison County

JackFM Local News - Sun, 08/31/2014 - 3:50pm
The Ohio State Highway Patrol on Friday continued to investigate a two-vehicle crash that took the life of a 74-year-old Pennsylvania man on Thursday afternoon.
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City of Wheeling Announces Rules for This Year's Urban Deer Hunt

JackFM Local News - Sun, 08/31/2014 - 3:49pm
The City of Wheeling has announced the 2014 Urban Deer Hunt.
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Drivers Breathe Easier as U.S. 22 Project in Weirton Wraps Up One Month Early

JackFM Local News - Sun, 08/31/2014 - 3:49pm
Drivers can breathe a sigh of relief now that construction on a busy highway is finally complete.
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Hundreds Gather at Heritage Port for Annual Wheeling Raceboat Regatta

JackFM Local News - Sun, 08/31/2014 - 3:48pm

It's one of the largest vintage raceboat gatherings in the world right here on the Ohio River. For the 9th year in a row dozens of vintage raceboats zipped up and down the river near Heritage Port .Organizers Dan and Debbie Joseph started the Wheeling Vintage Raceboat Regatta 9 years ago since boating played such a huge role in their family upbringing.

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Mountaineer Tailgate Kicks off 2014 Season

JackFM Local News - Sun, 08/31/2014 - 3:47pm
The end of summer also means the start of football season and on Saturday afternoon, the Mountaineers kicked off their 2014 season in Atlanta against powerhouse Alabama.
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Wheeling Vintage Raceboat Regatta Canceled Sunday Due to Weather

JackFM Local News - Sun, 08/31/2014 - 3:46pm
Bad news for race fans in the Ohio Valley as Mother Nature has got in the way of the second day of festivities at Heritage Port for the 9th Annual Wheeling Vintage Raceboat Regatta.After looking at the radar further and checking out the river condition Sunday morning, the Regatta committee made the difficult decision to cancel Sunday's heats of boats on the river.The committee posted the following on their Facebook page Sunday morning, "There is heavy debris in the water and the radar is gett...
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