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Ohio bus driver on leave during shooting probe

JackFM Local News - Wed, 05/14/2014 - 5:50am
An Ohio bus driver who says a book of Bible verses in his pocket stopped the bullets fired at him is going to remain on leave until an investigation into the shooting is complete.
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Wheeling Man Will Spend More Than Eight Years in Prison on Gun, Drug Charges

JackFM Local News - Wed, 05/14/2014 - 5:30am
A Wheeling man has been sentenced to 101 months in prison for selling cocaine and heroin out of a local hotel.On Tuesday, Dale A. Davis, 36, was sentenced by Judge Frederick P. Stamp, Jr. for possession with intent to distribute crack cocaine and "possession of a firearm in furtherance of a drug trafficking offense." Davis was arrested after the Ohio Valley Drug Task Force used an informant to make a purchase of cocaine and heroin from Davis at the Knight's Inn in Wheeling in August of 2013. ...
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Tesla Motors Opens First 'Supercharger' in the State of West Virginia at The Highlands

JackFM Local News - Wed, 05/14/2014 - 5:29am
Electric car maker Tesla Motors has opened its first supercharger station in the state of West Virginia at The Highlands.
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UPDATE: Belmont County Man Sentenced to 25 Years in Prison for Rape

JackFM Local News - Wed, 05/14/2014 - 5:28am
A Belmont County man accused of raping a child has been sentenced to 25 years in prison.
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Attempted Murder, Child Neglect Among Indictments Handed Down Against 23 People

JackFM Local News - Wed, 05/14/2014 - 5:26am
A man accused of attempted murder was one of 23 people indicted by the Ohio County Grand Jury on Monday.Juan Harris, of Cleveland, was indicted on attempted murder charges after he allegedly attacked a woman on Locust Avenue in Wheeling on March 25 of this year. At the time of the incident, officers responded to a 911 call reporting a disorderly male with a knife arguing with a female at the Locust Avenue residence. Officers arrived on the scene to find Harris brandishing two knives, pinning ...
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Two Incumbents and One New Face Elected to Ohio County Board of Education

JackFM Local News - Wed, 05/14/2014 - 5:11am
Ohio County voters elected two incumbents and a newcomer to four year terms on the Ohio County Board of Education.Shane Mallett, Chris Carder and Tim Birch all got the nod tonight.There were seven people running for just three seats .It was a close battle between all of the incumbents and Birch all night long before the three winners pulled ahead when the final precincts were counted.The Short Creek Landfill Levy was also approved by voters Tuesday night by a three to one margin.The Ohio Coun...
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DEVELOPING: One Dead After Shooting in Wintersville

JackFM Local News - Wed, 05/14/2014 - 5:09am
The shooting happened late Tuesday night at the Ridge Wood Place Apartments.
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Sports Minute: Here is the latest Ohio sports news from The Associated Press

JackFM Local News - Wed, 05/14/2014 - 5:06am
The San Diego Padres beat the Cincinnati Reds 2-1 last night. Chase Headley homered in the ninth inning off Aroldis Chapman, the first hit the hard-throwing lefty allowed since his return from being hit in the head by a...
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Sports Minute: Here is the latest Ohio sports news from The Associated Press

JackFM Local News - Wed, 05/14/2014 - 5:06am
The San Diego Padres beat the Cincinnati Reds 2-1 last night. Chase Headley homered in the ninth inning off Aroldis Chapman, the first hit the hard-throwing lefty allowed since his return from being hit in the head by a...
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Capito Wins West Virginia GOP Primary for Senate

JackFM Local News - Wed, 05/14/2014 - 5:00am
CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) - U.S. Rep. Shelley Moore Capito has won the Republican nomination for the U.S. Senate in West Virginia. She easily defeated Larry Eugene Butcher and Matthew Dodrill Tuesday to be the GOP nominee. She is running for the seat being left vacant by retiring Democratic Sen. Jay Rockefeller. The 60-year-old Capito has built a 4-to-1 cash advantage over her likely Democratic opponent, Secretary of State Natalie Tennant. In the primary, Capito avoided a tea party-fueled challe...
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West Virginia mine was doing risky retreat mining

JackFM Local News - Wed, 05/14/2014 - 4:38am
The two workers who were killed in an underground coal mine in West Virginia were performing a risky method known as retreat mining.
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Route 2 in Marshall County REOPEN After Car, Tanker Collide

JackFM Local News - Wed, 05/14/2014 - 4:16am
Route 2 in Marshall County is closed north of Fish Creek Road to the Wetzel County line after a car and tanker truck collided, leading to one person being airlifted to a local hospital.
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News Minute: Here is the latest Ohio news from The Associated Press

JackFM Local News - Wed, 05/14/2014 - 4:02am
Vice President Joe Biden will visit Cleveland today to stress the importance of the U.S. spending money on infrastructure to keep roads and bridges safe. Biden was scheduled to speak at a Cleveland Regional Transit...
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Poll: Wolf holds onto hefty lead in Dem gov race

JackFM Local News - Wed, 05/14/2014 - 3:38am
A new poll shows that Tom Wolf is maintaining a 19-point lead over his closest competitor in Pennsylvania's race for the Democratic gubernatorial nomination.
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Ohio House plans vote on tax hike for gas drillers

JackFM Local News - Wed, 05/14/2014 - 3:10am
The Ohio House is preparing to vote on legislation raising Ohio's tax on oil and gas drilling.
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Ohio man gets 240 years in prison for child porn

JackFM Local News - Wed, 05/14/2014 - 3:10am
Federal authorities say a Cincinnati man has been sentenced to 240 years in prison for producing child pornography involving an 11-month-old infant and an older child.
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News Minute: Here is the latest West Virginia news from The Associated Press

JackFM Local News - Wed, 05/14/2014 - 3:06am
A spokesman for a silica plant in West Virginia's Eastern Panhandle says an unknown amount of sulfuric acid has leaked at the plant but was contained on the property. The leak occurred yesterday at the U.S. Silica...
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This Hour: Latest West Virginia news, sports, business and entertainment

JackFM Local News - Wed, 05/14/2014 - 3:06am
A spokesman for a silica plant in West Virginia's Eastern Panhandle says an unknown amount of sulfuric acid has leaked at the plant but was contained on the property.
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News Minute: Here is the latest West Virginia news from The Associated Press

JackFM Local News - Wed, 05/14/2014 - 3:06am
A spokesman for a silica plant in West Virginia's Eastern Panhandle says an unknown amount of sulfuric acid has leaked at the plant but was contained on the property. The leak occurred yesterday at the U.S. Silica...
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This Hour: Latest West Virginia news, sports, business and entertainment

JackFM Local News - Wed, 05/14/2014 - 3:06am
A spokesman for a silica plant in West Virginia's Eastern Panhandle says an unknown amount of sulfuric acid has leaked at the plant but was contained on the property.
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