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Some Kanawha schools closed as police search for shooting suspect

Some schools have been closed in eastern Kanawha County as police search for as many as six suspects in a fatal shooting.

Malden Elementary, Belle Elementary, Dupont Middle and Carver Career Center ​

State anti-abortion activists are part of national effort, speaker says

West Virginia lawmakers who try to restrict a woman’s right to choose aren’t trying to “protect” or “inform” women as anti-abortion activists often claim, a prominent journalist and reproductive rights leader...

Funerals for: January 23, 2015

Beverage, Doris E. 1 p.m., Valley Bend United Methodist Church, Valley Bend.

Black, Harry K. Jr. 2 p.m., Keller Funeral Home, Dunbar.

Bolyard, Melvin D. 11 a.m., Ripley Tabernacle Baptist Church, Ripley....

Wayne W. Garrison
Wayne W. Garrison

Wayne Wesley "Cotton" Garrison, 82, of Buffalo, passed away Wednesday, Jan. 21, 2015 at his home following a long illness. He was a 1951 graduate of Buffalo High School and a retiree of Kaiser Aluminum Corp. with over 30 years of service. He was a...

William F. Pleasants

William Franklin Pleasants, 81, of Dunbar, passed away Thursday, Jan. 22, 2015. Arrangements are in the care of Keller Funeral Home, Dunbar.

Hester Jane Icard

Hester Jane Icard, 96, of Gallipolis, Ohio, died Jan. 21, 2015. Service will be 11 a.m. Saturday, Jan. 24, at Deal Funeral Home, Point Pleasant, with visitation beginning one hour prior.

Ira Lee White

Ira Lee White, 65, of Milton, formerly of Logan, died Jan. 21, 2015. Service will be 2 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 25, at Evans Funeral Home and Cremation Services, Chapmanville. Visitation will be 6 to 9 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 24, at the funeral home.

Garland Lee Pugh

Garland Lee Pugh, 87, of Oak Hill, died Jan. 22, 2015. Service will be 2 p.m. Monday, Jan. 26, at Tyree Funeral Home, Oak Hill, with visitation beginning one hour prior.

Nelson T. Blake Jr.

Nelson Thomas "Tommy" Blake Jr., 89, of Oak Hill, died Jan. 21, 2015. Service will be 2 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 25, at Tyree Funeral Home, Oak Hill. Visitation will be 6 to 8 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 24, at the funeral home.

Edna Mae Mohler

Edna Mae Thomas Mohler, 79, died Jan. 21, 2015. In honoring her wishes, she will be cremated and no service will be held at this time. Arrangements by Groves Funeral Home, Union.

Joshua Shane Myers
Joshua Shane Myers

Joshua Shane Myers, 18, of South Charleston, passed away Wednesday, Jan. 21, 2015 at Cabell Huntington Hospital.

He was a 2014 graduate of South Charleston High School. He loved all sports, but golf was his favorite. He was a five-time state AAU ...

Frances A. Cumbee

Frances Anita Cumbee, 66, of Rich Creek, Va., died Jan. 21, 2015. Service will be 2 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 24, at Broyles-Shrewsbury Funeral Home, Peterstown, with visitation beginning two hours prior.

Ronald "Pete" Bryant
Ronald "Pete" Bryant

Ronald Given "Pete" Bryant, 75, of Charleston, passed away Wednesday, Jan. 21, 2015 at Valley Center, South Charleston, surrounded by his loving family.

Pete was born Sept. 30, 1939 in Pinch, son of the late George and Alma Wiseman Bryant. He...

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