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Arson, timbering part of Trick-or-Treat in Kanawha

OHLEY, W.Va. -- Halloween tricksters burned down an abandoned house, cut down trees and set fire to a junk car in eastern Kanawha County overnight, Kanawha County sheriff’s deputies said.

Capt. Sean Crosier of the Kanawha County...

Arson, timbering part of Trick-or-Treat in Kanawha

OHLEY, W.Va. -- Halloween tricksters burned down an abandoned house, cut down trees and set fire to a junk car in eastern Kanawha County overnight, Kanawha County sheriff’s deputies said.

Capt. Sean Crosier of the Kanawha County...

Marshall hosts rural health research day

HUNTINGTON, W.Va. – Marshall University is hosting its first Rural Health Research Day.

The university says the research day held today is intended to showcase the importance of rural health research and health care.

The morning-...

State receives $1.2M in federal health funding

CHARLESTON, W.Va. – West Virginia is receiving nearly $1.2 million in federal funding for health programs primarily benefiting women and children.

U.S. Sens. Joe Manchin and Jay Rockefeller announced the funding for the state health...

Coal official: Number of mining sites falls to 96

LOGAN, W.Va. – The president of the West Virginia Coal Association reports a decrease in the number of coal mining sites in the state.

Bill Raney says the state has 96 active mining sites, down from 152 in 2013 and 184 in 2012. Media...

Scaring up support for the Kanawha library levy
Scaring up support for the Kanawha library levy

Dozens of parents and children stood Thursday night on the sidewalk on Quarrier Street, staring at an illuminated sign that read “No LIBRARY ... scary.”

“SHHH!” another sign read.

Despite the warning signs,...

As tire center closes, Ferry Street future up in the air
As tire center closes, Ferry Street future up in the air

Tire and rim displays were taken down and boxes filled the floor of the TCi Tire Center’s main lobby Thursday.

The store, located on Ferry Street just off the South Side Bridge and MacCorkle Avenue, is set to close this week....

Funerals for: October 31, 2014

Alford, Elvin S. Jr. 1 p.m., Curry Funeral Home, Alum Creek.

Alford, Myrtle B. 2 p.m., Chapman Funeral Home, Hurricane.

Black, Benjamin Jr. 11 a.m., Hafer Funeral Home, Elkview.

Cawthon, Gerald J....

Bert F. Cochran

Bert F. "Frank" Cochran, 78, of Diana, died Oct. 29, 2014. Service will be 2 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 1, at Dodd & Reed Funeral Home, Webster Springs, with visitation beginning two hours prior.

Jerome Roche

Jerome Roche, 75, of Heaters, died Oct. 18, 2014. Graveside service will be held Friday, Oct. 31, at Lake Lane Cemetery. Arrangements by Stockert-Paletti Funeral Home, Flatwoods.

Edith Dempsey

Edith Smith Dempsey, 98, of Oak Hill, died Oct. 29, 2014. Service will be 11 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 1, at Tyree Funeral Home, Oak Hill, with visitation beginning one hour prior.

Gloria Jean Skaggs

Gloria Jean Skaggs, 64, of Ansted, formerly of Greenbelt, Md., died Oct. 29, 2014. There will be no visitation. Honoring her wishes, she was cremated. Arrangements by Wallace & Wallace of Ansted.

Wayne N. Saunders

Wayne Norris Saunders, 84, of St. Albans, formerly of DuPont City, died Oct. 30, 2014. Service will be 11 a.m. Monday, Nov. 3, at Bartlett-Chapman Funeral Home, St. Albans. Visitation will be 2 to 4 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 2, at the funeral home.

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