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One dead, three injured in Kellys Creek accident

CEDAR GROVE, W.Va. -- A Cedar Grove man was killed and three others injured on Wednesday during a predawn four-wheel-drive vehicle rollover accident down a steep embankment along a Jeep trail in the Kellys Creek area, according to the Kanawha County...

Elderly man shot man who beat on his doors, police say

BECKLEY, W.Va. -- An elderly homeowner in the Beckley area shot a man who had beaten on several doors of his residence, fearing the man was going to harm him, according to a news release from the Raleigh County Sheriff’s Office.

Police...

Saint Albans man missing for nearly a week
Saint Albans man missing for nearly a week

Roy Lee Brown, 44, of Saint Albans, disappeared June 15 after approximately 7 a.m. on his way to work at a law firm in Charleston. His car was still in his driveway, and there has been no activity on his credit cards or bank accounts. Brown is white,...

Police looking for man who fled

A warrant was issued late Friday charging a Charleston man with felony fleeing in a vehicle.

Sheriff’s deputies were still looking for Roy Shawn Pittman late Friday, according to a news release from Sgt. Brian Humphreys, with the Kanawha ...

Suspects wrecks after firing shots

No one was injured after shots were fired near the Heart and Seoul Bar & Grill on the 1600 block of Sixth Avenue in Charleston in the early morning hours Friday, police say.

Charleston Police Lt. Steve Cooper said the person believed to fire the ...

On file: June 21, 2015

Divorces

The following people filed for divorce in Kanawha County between June 11 and 18:

Brittany Renee Spurlock from Devon Kyle Spurlock

Judith Ann Vancil from James Lloyd Vancil

Scott Edward Neil Jr. from Carrie Ann...

Two sets of jaws of life used after accident

It took two sets of jaws of life and 45 minutes to cut a man out of a car after he wrecked in Sissonville Thursday morning, according to a fire department official.

Captain Mark Strickland, EMS supervisor for the Charleston Fire Department, said ...

Woman stabbed to death hours after wedding, ex arrested

PRINCETON, W.Va. — A Princeton man has been charged with stabbing his ex-wife to death hours after her marriage to another man.

WVVA-TV reports William Jessie Seal, 32, was arrested Wednesday on charges ...

Woman struck by train in Dunbar

DUNBAR, W.Va. — Authorities believe a woman struck and killed by a train early this morning near the 1800 block of Charles Avenue in Dunbar was trying to commit suicide.

Sgt. Brian Humphreys of the...

Ambulance overturns on U.S. 460 in Bluefield, 4 hurt

BLUEFIELD, W.Va. — Authorities say four people were injured when an ambulance overturned on the U.S. 460 in Bluefield.

WVVA-TV reports the crash happened around 4:30 p.m. Tuesday in the eastbound lanes...

South Charleston man faces gun charges

ST. ALBANS, W.Va. — A South Charleston man faces gun charges after he was found passed out in his car at a St. Albans department store.

Capt. James Agee of the St. Albans Police Department said officers...

Two from W.Va. among five killed in Florida crash

GREEN COVE SPRINGS, Fla. — Five people died and two young children survived a head-on collision near Jacksonville on Tuesday.

The Florida Highway Patrol officials say a Toyota Camry heading north on...

Man charged with 11 sexual abuse and child neglect felonies

GLENVILLE, W.Va. — A Glenville man has been arrested and charged with 11 felonies after deputies say he sexually abused and neglected three juvenile relatives.

WBOY-TV reported Tuesday Keith Arbogast,...

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