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Woman Gets Prison in Husband's 'Surprise' Shooting

JackFM Local News - Wed, 08/20/2014 - 4:31am
WASHINGTON, Pa. (AP) - A woman has been sentenced to 10 to 20 years in prison for shooting her husband in their western Pennsylvania home, which the victim told police occurred after the defendant told him to close his eyes for a "surprise." The defendant, 28-year-old Latasha Stapp, told police she shot her husband after he pulled her hair and slapped her during a fight at their South Strabane Township home in March 2013. The disputed events became moot when Stapp pleaded guilty Aug. 7 to at...
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Deadline Passes as Winner Fails to Claim $1 Million Winning Powerball Ticket Sold in Wheeling

JackFM Local News - Wed, 08/20/2014 - 4:31am
The deadline has come and gone, and the person who bought the $1 million winning Powerball ticket at the Firehouse Marathon and Drive-Thru on Wheeling Island has officially failed to claim it.
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Road Improvements Coming to Drivers in Bridgeport

JackFM Local News - Wed, 08/20/2014 - 4:30am
A busy road in Belmont County will finally see a major upgrade for local motorists.
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"Twisted Sisters" Exercise Group Meet Every Night to Work Out and Inspire Each Other

JackFM Local News - Wed, 08/20/2014 - 4:29am
The "Twisted Sisters" is an exercise group that meets every night, rain or shine, except on Sunday. They are made up of all ages and athletic abilities. The group was co-founded by Shadyside-native, Melissa Karkowski, who appeared on ABC's "Extreme Weight Loss" earlier this year. As a part of a pay it forward initiative, Melissa and her friend Deanna Merryman started with just a few women in mid-July, but in just one month, the group has grown to over 60 women.Every night they do different ac...
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UPDATE: Resolution to Build Power Plant in Marshall County Passes in 2-1 Vote

JackFM Local News - Wed, 08/20/2014 - 4:26am
On Tuesday morning, the Marshall County Commission passed a resolution to begin construction on a proposed power plant by a 2-1 vote, with Commissioner Bob Miller opposed.
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UPDATE: Resolution to Build Power Plant in Marshall County Passes in 2-1 Vote

JackFM Local News - Wed, 08/20/2014 - 4:26am
On Tuesday morning, the Marshall County Commission passed a resolution to begin construction on a proposed power plant by a 2-1 vote, with Commissioner Bob Miller opposed.
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Program That Tracks Purchases of Pseudoephedrine at Drugstores Making Dent in Meth Trade

JackFM Local News - Wed, 08/20/2014 - 4:23am
A program that keeps track of who is buying pseudoephedrine at drugstores is apparently making a dent in the meth lab business.
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News Minute: Here is the latest Ohio news from The Associated Press

JackFM Local News - Wed, 08/20/2014 - 4:09am
The federal government is offering $2 million to Ohio farmers to help prevent farm runoff that contributes to potentially harmful algae blooms. Farmers in 20 counties in the western Lake Erie watershed can apply for funds....
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1 dead in vehicle-train accident in W.Va.

JackFM Local News - Wed, 08/20/2014 - 3:21am
Dispatchers in Putnam County say one person has died after a vehicle collided with a train at a crossing.
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Rescued dogs from Miss. head north for adoption

JackFM Local News - Wed, 08/20/2014 - 3:21am
The Humane Society of the United States is bringing dozens of rescued dogs from Mississippi to its headquarters near Washington for care and adoption.
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Toyota commits $1m to W.Va. technical college

JackFM Local News - Wed, 08/20/2014 - 3:17am
BridgeValley Community and Technical College has received a $1 million commitment from Toyota West Virginia to further enhance the college's technology and training equipment.
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Doctor plans jogging clinic in Eastern Panhandle

JackFM Local News - Wed, 08/20/2014 - 3:09am
Joggers of all types will have the chance to learn more about conditioning and training at a clinic in the Eastern Panhandle.
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This Hour: Latest West Virginia news, sports, business and entertainment

JackFM Local News - Wed, 08/20/2014 - 3:05am
A Powerball ticket sold in West Virginia that was worth $1 million from the Feb. 11 drawing has gone unclaimed.
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News Minute: Here is the latest West Virginia news from The Associated Press

JackFM Local News - Wed, 08/20/2014 - 3:05am
A Powerball ticket sold in West Virginia that was worth $1 million from the Feb. 11 drawing has gone unclaimed. West Virginia Lottery spokesman Randy Burnside says no one stepped forward by the Aug. 11 deadline. The ticket...
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This Hour: Latest West Virginia news, sports, business and entertainment

JackFM Local News - Wed, 08/20/2014 - 3:05am
A Powerball ticket sold in West Virginia that was worth $1 million from the Feb. 11 drawing has gone unclaimed.
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News Minute: Here is the latest West Virginia news from The Associated Press

JackFM Local News - Wed, 08/20/2014 - 3:05am
A Powerball ticket sold in West Virginia that was worth $1 million from the Feb. 11 drawing has gone unclaimed. West Virginia Lottery spokesman Randy Burnside says no one stepped forward by the Aug. 11 deadline. The ticket...
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This Hour: Latest West Virginia news, sports, business and entertainment

JackFM Local News - Wed, 08/20/2014 - 3:05am
A Powerball ticket sold in West Virginia that was worth $1 million from the Feb. 11 drawing has gone unclaimed.
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W.Va. private school has state status revoked

JackFM Local News - Wed, 08/20/2014 - 3:05am
A faith-based, private boarding school in Harrison County where a teacher is accused of choking a young resident has had its state-recognized education status revoked.
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News Minute: Here is the latest West Virginia news from The Associated Press

JackFM Local News - Wed, 08/20/2014 - 3:05am
A Powerball ticket sold in West Virginia that was worth $1 million from the Feb. 11 drawing has gone unclaimed. West Virginia Lottery spokesman Randy Burnside says no one stepped forward by the Aug. 11 deadline. The ticket...
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This Hour: Latest West Virginia news, sports, business and entertainment

JackFM Local News - Wed, 08/20/2014 - 3:05am
A Powerball ticket sold in West Virginia that was worth $1 million from the Feb. 11 drawing has gone unclaimed.
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