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City officials pleased with renewed baseball affiliation as I-79 becomes “Pittsburgh Pirate corridor”
City officials pleased with renewed baseball affiliation as I-79 becomes “Pittsburgh Pirate corridor”

New field played part in Pittsburgh Pirates’ decision to stay in city

Putnam man charged with burning frat’s fire truck

HUNTINGTON, W.Va. – A Putnam County man has been charged with setting a fire that destroyed a fraternity’s fire truck.

Media outlets reports that Nicholas Trent Martin, 22, of Hurricane was arraigned Tuesday in Cabell County...

Ansted mayor says ethics allegations unfounded

ANSTED, W.Va. – Ansted Mayor Romie “Pete” Hobbs says an ethics complaint filed against him is unfounded.

Hobbs tells The Register-Herald that the complaint references ordinances that are outdated.

The complaint alleges ...

Alliance taking inventory of downtown businesses

Imagine Charleston’s downtown task forces are putting together an inventory of businesses and properties in downtown Charleston, said Susie Salisbury, Charleston Area Alliance vice president of community development and Forth Hill city...

In Short: Sept. 11-17, 2014

East End block party

The seventh annual East End block party runs from 4 to 7 p.m. Saturday on the corner of Elizabeth and Jackson streets, in front of Asbury United Methodist Church. The free event includes a concert by the Martin Luther King...

Christopher Carter and ‘Arteries’ art on ‘RFC’

The latest “RFC MINI SHOW,” online now at the PopCult blog (, features Christopher Carter performing a couple of cover songs at last week’s horror-themed art show, “Arteries,” in Kanawha...

Youth assaulted in Oak Hill park

The Fayette County Sheriff’s Department is investing the assault of a 14-year-old old at Oak Hill City Park Monday.

A deputy responded to a report of a fight at the park around 6 p.m., according to a release from the sheriff’s...

WVU mum on false credentials report

West Virginia University officials are not releasing details about allegations that a former professor in the university’s School of Public Health was hired with false credentials.

According to ...

Bicyclist killed in hit-and-run in Wood County

PARKERSBURG, W.Va. – Police are searching for the driver of a vehicle that struck and killed a bicyclist in Wood County.

The victim’s body was found in a ditch across from a park and ride on West Virginia Route 47 on Tuesday...

Family of slain Berkeley woman offer reward

MARTINSBURG, W.Va. – The family of a slain Berkeley County woman is offering a $10,000 reward for information leading to the arrest of the killer.

Media outlets report that Taylor Hawkridge’s family announced the reward Tuesday at...

Sissonville High School dismissing students early today

CHARLESTON, W.Va. -- Sissonville High School students will be dismissed at 11:30 a.m. this morning because of a lack of air conditioning, according to a message from Kanawha County Schools.

Former foreman sues Murray Energy over firing

A former Murray Energy preparation plant foreman is suing the company, alleging she was fired because she did not make campaign contributions to Murray CEO Bob Murray’s preferred political candidates, according to a legal complaint filed in...

Panel: Meth cooks dodge drugstore restrictions

As drugstore chains in West Virginia take steps to limit sales of cold medications that fuel methamphetamine labs, meth cooks have found ways to circumvent the restrictions, according to speakers at a Tuesday symposium on the clandestine labs....

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