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Arrest made in Summers County robberies

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Two homes and two businesses in Summers county were taken by surprise early Sunday morning. More>>

Crews are searching for three missing juveniles

Three juveniles are missing in Fayette County Three juveniles are missing in Fayette County
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Crews in Fayette County are searching for three missing juveniles.Dispatchers say a call came in around 9:30 p.m. Sunday.Police are looking in the area of Cunard Road, which is between Fayetteville and Oak Hill.The Fayette County Sheriffs Department, West Virginia State Police, Jan Care Ambulance, Parks Services, and the Fayetteville Fire Department are all on hand searching the area.The kids were last seen around 2 p.m. Sunday afternoon.If you have any information about these kids whereabout... More>>

Man Arrested in Raleigh County for 1st Degree Murder

Joe Collins is arrested on murder charges Joe Collins is arrested on murder charges
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The Raleigh County Sheriffs Office made an arrest Sunday after a man was murdered in Glen White.Joe Collins was arrested and is being charged with 1st degree murder for the shooting and killing of Larry Totten.The incident occurred Sunday morning at Mr. Tottens residence. More>>

Crews Battle Fire in Raleigh County

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A structure caught fire right outside of Colcord, Raleigh County Saturday evening.Dispatchers received the call for the fire just before 7 p.m. saying a building was on fire on Buck Lane. More>>

Intruder Kicks in Door at Apartment in Beckley

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Beckley Police are searching for two suspects after a burglary at the Lewis Ritchie Apartments in Beckley around 10:00 Friday night (8/29).  More>>

Calacino's in Beckley is home to Mountaineer football

Calacino's in Beckley is home to Mountaineer football

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The Mountaineers have thousands of fans, but Calacino's in Beckley is one local business that relies on them to keep their doors open.Jerseys, and posters fill the walls and Calacino's owner, Jerry Zaferatos , said in college football you cant count anyone out."I wouldn't have this business if I listened to people saying, you don't have a chance," Zaferatos said.Dominique Calicino opened the business back in the early 1930's and the owner says that he doesn't know where they would be without ... More>>

One person injured after ATV accident in Fayette County

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Emergency crews were called to the scene of a ATV accident, just before 10 pm Friday.According to Fayette County 911 the ATV was struck by a vehicle along the 1900 block of Rt 60 Anstead area of Fayette County.One person was transported by helicopter, to a local hospital for treatment, The extent of those injuries or what caused the accident is not yet known at this time.The Fayette County Sheriff Department is investigating. More>>

21st annual Beckley's Kids Classic Festival kicks off Saturday

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The 21st annual Beckley's Kids Classic Festival kicks off Saturday with the Autumn Fest at Lake Stephens. More>>

Sophia Police Chief resigns, Mayor now assumes both titles

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Viewers are calling in their concerns over the City of Sophia, so we found out the town does not have an acting Chief of Police. Sophia Mayor Danny Barr said on July 30th, former Sophia Police Chief, Sam McClure, resigned on good terms. More>>

UN health agency urges crackdown on e-cigarettes

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Governments should have tougher rules for electronic cigarettes - banning their use indoors and putting them off limits for minors - until more evidence can be gathered about their risks, the U.N. health agency said Tuesday. More>>

History of the two Bluefield's football game

The two Bluefields battle it out in football The two Bluefields battle it out in football
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The annual football game between the Bluefield's is Friday.The first game between the Graham G-men and the Bluefield Beavers dates back to 1911.Tthe two didn't play each other again until 1928, but they've play every year since. The two towns come together for many events, but this is one where they separate and say pick a side.  More>>

LATEST: Advocacy groups, Sustainable Business Council opposed to tank bill special session

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Members of Gov. Earl Ray Tomblin's senior staff, along with Department of Environmental Protection Secretary Randy Huffman, met with environmental and industry groups Aug. 26 to discuss implementing Senate Bill 373. More>>

UPDATE: Body of missing Lenore, West Virginia man found

Roger Urban has been missing since Saturday August 23rd. Roger Urban has been missing since Saturday August 23rd.
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UPDATE: The body of a missing Lenore, West Virginia man has been found on the Kentucky side of the Tug River More>>

Parkersburg man pleads guilty to Kroger robbery in Beckley

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A man who robbed the Kroger on Harper Road in Beckley, WV bank in March, went before a judge on Friday, Aug. 29, 2014. Jonathan James Rager pleaded guilty to Second Degree Robbery in front of Judge John Hutchison. More>>

Beckley Police investigate shots fired on 8th Street

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A person opened fire at a home in Beckley during the early morning hours of Friday, Aug. 29, 2014. Detectives are investigating a case of shots fired along 8th Street, which is just off of Johnstown Road. The incident happened at around 2 a.m. More>>

Deveron Patterson pleads guilty to 1st Degree Murder

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A case that began almost a year ago lead to a guilty plea in Kanawha County court on Friday, Aug. 29, 2014. Deveron Patterson, 26, of Raleigh County pleaded guilty to a First Degree Murder charge in connection with the death of Kareem Hunter in Sept. 2013.
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Car Fire Investigation in Fayette County

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A car fire early Friday morning (8/29)is being investigated in Fayette County. More>>

Pilot confirmed dead in Virginia military jet crash

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WESTFIELD, Mass. (AP) -Military officials in Massachusetts say they've confirmed that the pilot of an F-15 jet that crashed in remote Virginia mountains was killed.Col. James Keefe says his "thoughts and prayers are with the family" of the pilot, whose identity hasn't been disclosed.The pilot and jet were with the 104th Fighter Wing of the Massachusetts Air National Guard.The F-15 fighter jet crashed in the mountains of western Virginia on Wednesday, shaking residents but causing no injuries ... More>>

Police Search for Missing Woman

Darlene Hatfield Darlene Hatfield
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The search is on for a missing woman in Bluefield, West Virginia. Officers with the Bluefield Police Department said Darlene Hatfield has been missing since August 15. More>>

Bear attacks dog in Raleigh County

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In Raleigh County a woman comes home to find her dog laying lifeless in the backyard after being attacked by a bear. More>>

We're working to see what rules are in place at shooting ranges after a 9 year old girl shoots her instructor

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National debate has been sparked over gun safety after a 9-year-old girl accidentally shot and killed a shooting instructor in Arizona on Monday.The instructor was teaching the girl how to use an Uzi sub-machine gun.The girl pulled the trigger, and the recoil caused her to lose control of the gun.The instructor was accidentally shot in the head, he died later at the hospital.  More>>

Ronceverte man charged with breaking into Lewisburg business

David Trent David Trent
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A suspicious person investigation lead to the arrest of a man from Ronceverte on Wednesday, Aug. 27, 2014. David Wayne Trent, 30, of Ronceverte, WV is charged with Breaking and Entering, Obstructing an Officer, Battery on an Officer and Petit Larceny. More>>

Two Sent to the Hospital After Brutal Fight between Family Members

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Fayette County Emergency Dispatchers confirm that one person has been transported to the hospital after an unconfirmed stabbing in Mount Hope. More>>

Two arrested for robbery in Wyoming County

Two Arrested in Wyoming County for Robbery Two Arrested in Wyoming County for Robbery
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Two men were arrested in Wyoming County for robbery. Joshua Sprouse and Jesse Sprouse are both in the Southern Regional Jail right now.Officials at Southern Regional Jail told us the Oceana Police Department arrested the two men Tuesday and charged them with robbery and petty larceny.Their bond is fifty $50,000 each. More>>

Energy industry leaders, DEP members speak about experiences, WV future, water crisis at Business Summit

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During a breakout session titled Energy and the Environment at the West Virginia Chamber of Commerce Business Summit Aug. 27, a small group of attendees listened to various industry leaders and lawmakers speak about their experiences in the industry. More>>

Search efforts to resume for missing pilot

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A Virginia State Police spokeswoman says ground rescuers will resume searching for a pilot who went missing after an F-15 fighter jet crashed in a remote, heavily wooded area of western Virginia. More>>

Search efforts to resume for missing pilot

A Virginia State Police spokeswoman says rescuers will resume searching for a pilot who went missing after an F-15 fighter jet crashed in a remote, heavily wooded area of western Virginia. More>>

UPDATE: Search for suspects in Beckley shooting continues

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Three people are in the hospital Tuesday night after a shooting along Antonio Avenue in Beckley.Police said around 5 PM two men rushed up to a basketball game on a court near an apartment complex and started firing guns.Three men suffered injuries as a result.The three men were taken to a nearby hospital.Detective Morgan Bragg with Beckley Police said one man was in surgery around 6 PM Tuesday night.The other two men were in stable condition. Surveillance video from a camera near the basketba... More>>

3rd annual Everett Lilly Memorial Festival to come to Raleigh County

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The 3rd annual Everett Lilly Memorial Festival is coming soon.You can celebrate the life of one of the forefathers of bluegrass music,while enjoying the live performances by The Lilly Mountaineers,Johnny Cochran, Idletymes and much more. More>>

UPDATE: Residents Without A Home Following Fire

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Residents in a Shady Spring home are displaced after a fire burnt down their home on Tuesday evening. More>>

Detectives offer Shooting Suspect's Descriptions, Neighbors at the Courts react

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The search is on for suspects after shots ring out at a southern West Virginia basketball court. A shooting that wounded three people in Raleigh County, leaves neighbors on edge. More>>

Wyoming County Sheriff's Department is investigating break-ins

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The Wyoming County Sheriffs Department made two arrests Tuesday after a house in the Basin area was broken in to.Police were called by the home owner who gave them a description of the suspects vehicle.  More>>

Sex offender found guilty of sex crimes against a minor

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It was a whirlwind trial for a man who committed sex crimes against children in Fayette County. The trial for Gaylord Lane began in front of Judge Paul Blake with jury selection on Tuesday, Aug. 25, 2014 and the trial wrapped up on Wednesday, Aug. 26.
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Arrests made in home break-in investigation out of Bud, WV

Left to Right: Cody Mills, Jeremy Cable Left to Right: Cody Mills, Jeremy Cable
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Deputies with the Wyoming County Sheriff's Department captured a pair of men accused of breaking into a home. Cody Mills and Jeremy Cable, both 31-years-old, were arrested on Tuesday, Aug. 26, 2014. The men are accused of Daytime Burglary. More>>

Several people hit by car in Oceana

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Dispatchers say three or four people were hit by a car driving on Route 10 near the McDonald's in Oceana.  More>>

E-Cigarettes may face stricter government regulations, people speak out

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As more evidence is gathered about their risks, crackdowns on Electronic Cigarettes could be coming. The World Health Organization says E-Cigarettes could serve as gateway addictions for children and adolescents.  More>>

It's National Dog Day and the Humane Society of Raleigh County is giving back to you

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If you own a dog, be sure to give him an extra pat on the back. It's National Dog Day to celebrate the holiday, The Humane Society of Raleigh County held an Adoption Special.All dogs and cats were only $65 on Tuesday. More>>

Wyoming County man arrested on dozens of sex crimes

Jeremy Vance Jeremy Vance
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Jeremy Keith Vance, 25, was charged with 26 counts of child porn and sexual assault related crimes.
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Burger King plans expansion of Tim Hortons

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The fight for the coffee and breakfast crowd is heating up, both at home and abroad. More>>

Raleigh County law enforcement agencies get DOJ grants

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On Tuesday, Aug. 26, 2014, it was announced that a pair of agencies in Raleigh County will be receiving thousands of dollars in federal funding.The grants, totaling $58,000, come from the U.S. Department of Justice, Edward Byrne Memorial Justice Assistance Grants Program.
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Arrest made in two Princeton, WV robbery investigations

Terry Lee Copley Terry Lee Copley
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An investigation into two robberies out of Mercer County lead to the arrest on Tuesday, Aug. 26, 2014. Terry Lee Copley was arrested during the early morning hours for allegedly holding up the City National Bank in Princeton on July 8 and the Mignon video lottery parlor in Princeton on June 28.Deputies with the Mercer County Sheriff's Office said that State Troopers received a tip that Copley was the one who was responsible for the robberies. Investigators were able to get a search warrant an... More>>

State Police Searching for Man Wanted on Sex Crimes in Fairmont, Clarksburg Area

Jeremy Marple Jeremy Marple
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West Virginia State Police need your help locating a man wanted on multiple sexual related crimes.Jeremy Matthew Marple, 32, is believed to be traveling between Clarksburg and Fairmont. Marple is approximately 5'9'' and 145 lbs with green eyes and brown hair, according to state police.Marple is wanted on 14 felony counts including various sexual related crimes including sexual assault, sexual abuse by a parent or guardian, attempted sexual assault, plus probation violations.If you have inform... More>>

School bus involved in 3-vehicle wreck in Mason

A section of U.S. 35 in Mason County is closed following a wreck involving a school bus and two other vehicles. More>>

Not a good night for movies stars at Emmys

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By DAVID BAUDER AP Television Writer The Emmys welcomed plenty of movie stars to television's biggest awards show, including Julia Roberts, Woody Harrelson, Kevin Spacey, Mark Ruffalo and the reigning... More>>

16th annual Oak Leaf Festival happening now in Fayette County

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If you haven't yet, it's time to get out and enjoy this beautiful weather. The 16th annual Oak Leaf Festival is going on right now in Oak Hill. Festivities began Saturday and continue through this Sunday. More>>

A Fayette County wife is Accused of hiring a Hitman to kill her Husband who is Charged with Child Sex Crimes

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State Police say a wife tries to have her husband, who is accused of molesting three children, killed. If you remember, Gale Swaggerty was arrested back in May on 21 Felony counts of sexual abuse involving minors. State Troopers said Gale Swaggerty's wife Sarah and her friend, Tammy Bair, hired a hitman to kill him. More>>

Law enforcement seizes around $15 million in marijuana plants

Law enforcement seizes around $15 million in marijuana plants

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Last week, West Virginia State Police worked with the Division of Natural Resources to get a birds eye view of potential marijuana growing sites.Mercer, McDowell and Monroe counties were their main targets for the operation.State police say the majority of the marijuana found in Mercer county was in the Elgood Area."We call this a marijuana eradication and they are extremelysuccessful," Trooper David Whited with WV State Police said.Using a helicopter, thousands of plants were found and destr... More>>

Hiking accident in Fayette County lands one man to CAMC

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Fayette County 911 Dispatchers told us a man fell from a roadway into a culvert in the Cotton Hill area. The accident happened around 10 a.m. Sunday morning. More>>

Rock, WV man sentenced for dealing prescription pills

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The U.S. Attorney for the Southern District of West Virginia, Booth Goodwin, announce that a Mercer County man was sentenced on Monday, Aug. 25, 2014 for illegally selling prescription pills. Jimmy Dale Wright, 57, of Rock, WV was sentence in Bluefield.
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State Troopers kill Mingo County man who refuses to drop gun

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A strange case leads to the death of a man from Dingess, WV in an officer involved shooting. It started when a car with three people inside crashed on Moses Fork Road on Sunday, Aug. 24, 2014.
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Former teacher at Pikeview High School Sentenced for Sex Crimes

Jonathan Kirk Sentenced for Sex Crimes Jonathan Kirk Sentenced for Sex Crimes
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A former teacher and coach at Pikeview High School accused of sexual misconduct with students was sentenced on Monday, August 25.Jonathan Kirk is sentenced 30 to 40 years in prison. Kirk will be eligible for parole in 15 years.One of the victims mother's made a statement as well as Kirk's wife. Kirk also made a statement saying he was sorry for the pain he caused everyone.This is stemming from an incident with underage female students at PikeView High School. More>>

Appalachian Power Warns of Scam

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Appalachian Power has sent a warning to small business owners who may be target to a scam that has been floating around recently. More>>

Deputies search for suspect in Beckley Pharmacy robbery

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An armed robbery in Raleigh County on Saturday, Aug. 23, 2014 has Sheriff's Deputies looking for the suspect. The incident happened at 10:30 a.m. at Beckley Pharmacy on Stanaford Rd More>>

Greenbrier County Man Arrested after Argument with Wife Turns Violent

Joshua Howard Arrested on Domestic Violence Charges Joshua Howard Arrested on Domestic Violence Charges
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A Greenbrier county man was arrested over the weekend.Joshua Howard was arrested and taken to the Southern Regional jailSaturdaynight after an argument with his wife turned violent. Howard is charged with malicious assault, wounding, battery, and domestic battery.The woman was sent to the hospital for the injuries sustained from Howard.Howard was released from jail on a $15,000 dollar bond. More>>

Bear that attacked Va. man in W.Va. eludes capture

A bear that attacked a Virginia man in West Virginia has eluded attempts to capture it. More>>

LATEST: Police searching for suspect in Ripley, WV bank robbery

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Police are looking for a man who robbed a bank in Ripley, West Virginia. More>>

I-79 BACK OPEN: Chickens and ammo to blame for shutdown Video included

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Chickens and guns make a mess of the morning commute. More>>

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  • Intruder Kicks in Door at Apartment in Beckley

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    Beckley Police are searching for two suspects after a burglary at the Lewis Ritchie Apartments in Beckley around 10:00 Friday night (8/29). 
    Beckley Police are searching for two suspects after a burglary at the Lewis Ritchie Apartments in Beckley around 10:00 Friday night (8/29). 
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    A case that began almost a year ago lead to a guilty plea in Kanawha County court on Friday, Aug. 29, 2014. Deveron Patterson, 26, of Raleigh County pleaded guilty to a First Degree Murder charge in connection with the death of Kareem Hunter in Sept. 2013.
    A case that began almost a year ago lead to a guilty plea in Kanawha County court on Friday, Aug. 29, 2014. Deveron Patterson, 26, of Raleigh County pleaded guilty to a First Degree Murder charge in connection with the death of Kareem Hunter in Sept. 2013.
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    The search is on for a missing woman in Bluefield, West Virginia. Officers with the Bluefield Police Department said Darlene Hatfield has been missing since August 15.
    The search is on for a missing woman in Bluefield, West Virginia. Officers with the Bluefield Police Department said Darlene Hatfield has been missing since August 15.
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