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Capital crushes South Charleston, 45-21
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Capital crushes South Charleston, 45-21

It was supposed to be a pass play, and Capital coach Jon Carpenter will probably swear it was a pass play until the end of time.

It’s of little consequence. When Cougars senior running back Kashuan Haley hauled in a lateral from...

Eric Church, Dwight Yoakam, bridge generational gap at Civic Center

Eric Church fans sure got their money’s worth Friday night.

The platinum-selling country star played more than 20 songs and didn’t seem to want to stop.

Church, along with guests Dwight Yoakam and Brothers Osborne, brought...

Mason County man charged with attempted murder after ambush, shooting

Staff reports

Mason County Sheriff’s deputies arrested a man Friday and charged him with attempted first-degree murder following an alleged ambush and shooting earlier in the week.

Gregory Allen Messer, of Southside, was charged...

Mother grants life with mercy sentence for son’s killer
Mother grants life with mercy sentence for son’s killer

D.J. Carter, who pleaded guilty to first-degree murder Friday, was granted mercy from an unusual source — the mother of the young man he killed.

Carter, 18, of Charleston, shot Tymel McKinney to death as McKinney, also 18, sat on a West...

‘Anomaly 2’ introduces online multiplayer

‘Anomaly 2’

11 bit Studios

Sony PlayStation 4 (PC)

$14.99 Download

ESRB rating: Teen

review rating: 4.0 stars

Now that the popularity of Tower Defense games is waning, companies have to offer something ...

Is fracking under Ohio River W.Va.’s money maker?

Facing another tough budget scenario, West Virginia is ready to let companies drill for oil and natural gas deep beneath 14 miles of the Ohio River.

On Friday, state commerce officials opened bids to drill under the Northern West Virginia...

Funerals for: September 27, 2014

Anderson, Rezetta Noon, New Hope Baptist Church, Beckley.

Atkins, Edna 11 a.m., Cunningham Memorial Park, St. Albans.

Beale, Hilma 4 p.m., Morris Funeral Home, Cowen.

Bunty, Charles Noon,...

Judy Williams

Judy Lynn Williams, 72, of Culloden, died Fri., Sept. 26, 2014. Chapman's Mortuary is in charge of arrangements, which are incomplete.

Brucie Nelson

Mrs. Brucie Nelson, 92, of Scott Depot, died Thurs., Sept. 25, 2014. Service will be 2 p.m. Sun., Sept. 28, at McCraw Funeral Home, Lewisburg. Visitation will be one hour prior to the service. McCraw Funeral Home in Lewisburg is in charge of...

Gabriellah Grandjean Gianna Grandjean

Gabriellah and Gianna Grandjean, infant twin daughters of Tyjhea M. Topaz Grandjean, died Sat., Sept. 20, 2014. Service will be held at a later date. Barlow Bonsall Funeral Home has been entrusted to handle the arrangements.

Lennis Osborne

Lennis Osborne, 83, of Indore, died Thurs., Sept. 25, 2014. Service will be 2 p.m. Sun., Sept. 28, at Middle Creek Baptist Church, Bickmore. Friends may call one hour prior to the funeral service. Wilson-Shamblin-Smith Funeral Home, Clay is in charge...

Stella Bragg

Stella Annie Bragg, 78, of Oak Hill, died Wed., Sept. 24, 2014. Servicew will be held 1 p.m. Mon., Sept. 29, at the Gatewood Church of God. The family will receive friends from noon to 1 p.m. at the church Mon. Arrangements are with Dodd-Payne-Hess...

Kenneth Stewart

Kenneth Stewart, 45, of Reedy, died Sept. 24, 2014. Service will be held 2 p.m. Sun., Sept. 28, at the John H. Taylor Funeral Home, Spencer. Friends may call two hours prior to the funeral.

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