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Mayor calls for review of justice’s son’s case dismissal

Danny Jones questions dismissal of felony charge for justice’s son

Federal appeals court says groups can sue over Blair Mountain

A coalition of labor, environmental and historic preservation organizations can sue the federal government to preserve the historic site of Blair Mountain in Logan County from mountaintop removal mining, a panel of three federal judges ruled Tuesday....

Dollar General employee robbed leaving work

A Dollar General employee was robbed while leaving work at the Washington Street West store to make a deposit Tuesday morning, Charleston Police Sgt. Tony Hazelett said.

The man suffered minor injuries from being struck in the head with an...

Warrant issued for armed robbery in Rand

RAND, W.Va. -- Police have obtained a warrant for the arrest of a man who allegedly fired several shots near his victim while attempting an armed robbery, according to a release from the Kanawha County Sheriff’s Department.


Revisions discussed for two-county emergency plan

While most of the emergency response to the Jan. 9 chemical leak went well, there were still some areas where changes might be made, officials said Tuesday.

About two dozen state, local and county officials from Kanawha and Putnam counties met...

CPD to conduct DUI/child safety seat checkpoints
H&R Block looks to hire 300; job fair Wednesday

CHARLESTON, W.Va. — H&R Block tax service is looking to hire more than 300 people for its Southern West Virginia operation.

The company is hosting a career fair Wednesday at its Dunbar district office, 1020 Grosscup Ave.


WVU band to perform in McDowell, Mercer

BRADSHAW, W.Va. — The West Virginia University marching band will take a side trip to McDowell County on its way to this weekend’s start of the college football season in Atlanta.

The Mountaineer...

Upcoming reunions

Gwinn family: Sunday, Lockbridge United Methodist Church grounds, Lockbridge, located approximately 2½ miles on Lockbridge Road, off W.Va. 20 near Meadow Bridge. Sunday school begins at 10 a.m. Sunday and the Rev. Scott Ingleton will give the...

Boil-water advisory issued for parts of Huntington
Bulletin Board: Aug. 27, 2014

History lecture

The third program of the Block Speakers Series lectures titled “African American Life in Charleston: A Personal Perspective, Part III,” will take place at 6 p.m. Thursday in the Archives and History Library. Speaker ...

Huntington councilman keeps seat after conviction

HUNTINGTON, W.Va. – Huntington’s City Council won’t take any action against a councilman convicted of misdemeanor charges.

Media outlets report that the council discussed Councilman Pete Gillespie’s status during an...

Repaired western Md. toll bridge to W.Va. reopens

OLDTOWN, Md. – A Potomac River toll bridge linking Allegany County to Green Spring, West Virginia, is back in business.

The Cumberland Times-News reports that the reopening Tuesday of the Oldtown Bridge comes about 10 weeks after it was...

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