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Tractor-trailer wreck causes delays in Jackson County
Tractor-trailer wreck causes delays in Jackson County

A tractor-trailer accident in Jackson County has closed one lane of Interstate 77.

According to the West Virginia Department of Transportation, a tractor-trailer traveling southbound on Interstate 77 rolled over at around mile marker 148...

News Year’s Eve parties for the big spender in us all
News Year’s Eve parties for the big spender in us all

If ever there’s a time for over-the-top extravagance, it’s New Year’s Eve, with its champagne and sparkles, gold and glitter all full of the promise of great things to come. At its grandest, New Year’s is just about as far...

Homeowners: Top-O-Rock damages devastating
Homeowners: Top-O-Rock damages devastating

Mitchell and Kamilla Rashid were out of town over Easter weekend for their son’s birthday when they heard the news: Top-O-Rock had been broken into and vandalized.

“Kamilla and I were devastated by the theft/vandalism that occurred ...

Two rescued from West Side arson; person of interest identified
Two rescued from West Side arson; person of interest identified

Someone deliberately set a fire on Charleston’s West Side that entrapped two people before they were rescued by firefighters early Sunday morning, emergency officials said.

The fire was ruled an arson.

The blaze, on the 200 block of ...

Funerals for: December 29, 2014

Arthur, Maxine V. 2 p.m., Dodd & Reed Funeral Home, Webster Springs.

Atkins, George 4 p.m., Bartlett Burdette Cox Funeral Home, Charleston.

Clinton, Carl Noon, Curry Funeral Home, Alum Creek.


David Kenna Howell

David Kenna Howell, 64, of Hurricane, died Sunday, Dec. 28, 2014 at Hubbard Hospice House West, South Charleston.

He was born May 30, 1950 in South Charleston, the son of the late Lowell K. Howell and Elaine Howell.

David was a retired...

Charles R. Welch Sr.

Charles Ray Welch Sr., 73, of Kanawha Falls, died Dec. 27, 2014. O'Dell Funeral Home, Montgomery, is in charge of arrangements.

Dorothy G. Harris

Dorothy Geneva Harris, 87, entered into eternal peace on December 26, 2014 at Bethesda on Turkey Creek. Dorothy was born on November 24, 1927, a daughter of the late Mary and Huey V. Meadows. A native of Clendenin, West Virginia, she had made her home ...

Michael V. Kessler

Michael Vincent Kessler, 54, of Victor, passed away Dec. 27, 2014 at Bowers Hospice House, Beckley. Arrangements are incomplete with Wallace & Wallace of Ansted.

Addalyn Noel Martin

Addalyn Noel Martin was born sleeping at 12:05 a.m. Christmas morning. Addalyn was a tiny miracle who filled us with more hope than we have ever felt.

She was daughter of Alan and Alexandra Martin. She is also survived by her big brother, Aiden; ...

Lovell Joe Sturgill

Lovell Joe Sturgill, 62, of Prichard, died Dec. 27, 2014. Service will be 11 a.m. Wednesday, Dec. 31, at Lilly of the Valley Freewill Baptist Church, Riffe Branch. Visitation will be 6 to 9 p.m. Tuesday, Dec. 30, at Honaker Funeral Home, Logan, and...

Roger Lee Sparks
Roger Lee Sparks

Roger Lee Sparks, 63, of Summersville, died Friday, Dec. 26, 2014. Born Feb. 2, 1951 in Sparks, he was a son of the late W. Bernard and Dainty C. Copenhaver Sparks.

He was an employee of Big Diamond Trucking Company, a former employee of Bill...

Edsel Lee Perry

Edsel Lee Perry died peacefully at Boone Memorial Hospital, Madison, on Dec. 27, 2014. He was 83.

Mr. Perry was born May 14, 1931 in Bald Knob to his parents, Walter and Anna Perry. He worked at Eastern Associated Coal for 42 years.


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