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The Latest on Amtrak crash: Last 2 mangled cars removed

JackFM Local News - Fri, 05/15/2015 - 8:31am
By The Associated Press 8:25 a.m.
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Softball coach facing underage drinking charges now fired

JackFM Local News - Fri, 05/15/2015 - 8:23am
A central Pennsylvania high school softball coach facing criminal charges that she played drinking games with students and belittled those who wouldn't drink has been fired.
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Woman faces sentencing for school abduction, sexual assault

JackFM Local News - Fri, 05/15/2015 - 8:15am
Sentencing was expected for a former day care worker convicted of abducting a 5-year-old girl from her school classroom and sexually assaulting her during a 19-hour ordeal.
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Pennsylvania man gets death sentence for killing girlfriend

JackFM Local News - Fri, 05/15/2015 - 7:51am
The same jury that took 75 minutes to convict a Pennsylvania man of first-degree murder in the throat-slashing of his estranged girlfriend took about three times as long to decide that he deserves the death penalty.
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Police: 10-year-old girl threatens boy with knife at school

JackFM Local News - Fri, 05/15/2015 - 7:39am
State police say a 10-year-old girl threatened a boy of the same age with a pocket knife at a central Pennsylvania school.
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Ohio: Poultry from bird flu states banned from state fair

JackFM Local News - Fri, 05/15/2015 - 7:31am
Officials say poultry from states where a deadly bird flu virus has surfaced won't be permitted at this year's Ohio State Fair.
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Police seek customer who shot pepper spray in restaurant

JackFM Local News - Fri, 05/15/2015 - 7:31am
A man shot pepper spray inside a central Pennsylvania restaurant, prompting customers to gasp and tear up and forcing the eatery to close for a couple of hours.
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Autopsy set on man killed in northeastern Pennsylvania fire

JackFM Local News - Fri, 05/15/2015 - 7:23am
An autopsy was set on the body of a man found dead in a house fire in the northeast corner of Pennsylvania.
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Pennsylvania man charged in fatal motorcycle crash

JackFM Local News - Fri, 05/15/2015 - 7:07am
Police in northern New Jersey have charged a Pennsylvania man with vehicular homicide in a motorcycle crash that killed his female passenger.
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Man's 2nd lawsuit takes aim at WVU tobacco ban

JackFM Local News - Fri, 05/15/2015 - 6:51am
For a second time, a West Virginia man is challenging the tobacco ban at state college campuses.
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FBI searches Berks wood for teen missing since 1979

JackFM Local News - Fri, 05/15/2015 - 6:51am
FBI agents searched a wooded area in Berks County for the third time in just over a year as part of a cold case investigation into the 1979 disappearance of a 16-year-old.
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Repairs continue at site of Amtrak derailment

JackFM Local News - Fri, 05/15/2015 - 6:31am
Amtrak is working to restore Northeast Corridor rail service between New York City and Philadelphia by Monday.
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1st funeral set for victim of Amtrak derailment

JackFM Local News - Fri, 05/15/2015 - 6:19am
Mourners are preparing to remember one of the eight people killed in this week's Amtrak derailment in Philadelphia while the investigation into the crash continues.
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W.Va. justices: druggists, docs can by sued by addicts

JackFM Local News - Fri, 05/15/2015 - 6:07am
The West Virginia Supreme Court says people who were negligently prescribed pain medication can sue pharmacies and doctors for enabling their addiction.
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'King of the Blues' blues legend B.B. King dead at age 89

JackFM Local News - Fri, 05/15/2015 - 5:12am
B.B. King, whose scorching guitar licks and heartfelt vocals made him the idol of generations of musicians and fans while earning him the nickname King of the Blues, died late Thursday at home in Las Vegas. He was 89.
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Marshall to expand wellness in arts program

JackFM Local News - Fri, 05/15/2015 - 3:07am
The Marshall University Center for Wellness in the Arts is expanding the services it offers.
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W.Va. to stock lakes with catfish

JackFM Local News - Fri, 05/15/2015 - 3:03am
The West Virginia Division of Natural Resources will stock state lakes with more than 4,000 catchable-size channel catfish.
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Convicted felon pleads guilty to firearm possession

JackFM Local News - Fri, 05/15/2015 - 2:42am
A 32-year-old Charleston man has pleaded guilty to being a convicted felon in possession of a firearm.
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Tomblin orders flags lowered for Peace Officers Memorial Day

JackFM Local News - Fri, 05/15/2015 - 2:35am
Gov. Earl Ray Tomblin has ordered all U.S. and state flags on state-owned facilities to be lowered from dawn to dusk.
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Amtrak CEO: Railroad takes 'full responsibility' for crash

JackFM Local News - Fri, 05/15/2015 - 2:23am
Investigators are trying to determine why an Amtrak train sped up just as it was supposed to be slowing down before its deadly derailment this week in Philadelphia.
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