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Two arrested in connection to distributing cocaine in Wayne County
Dusti Mullins, of Huntington, is charged with fleeing in a vehicle, conspiracy, driving while revoked for DUI 2nd offense, and leaving the scene of an accident with property damage.
All lanes on US 23 expected to be open Wednesday morning
"It should be open fully, late tonight (Tuesday at midnight)," said city Public Information Officer Joanna King.
Police blotter: Man accused of being found in possession of heroin
HUNTINGTON - The following information was provided by criminal complaints filed in Cabell County Magistrate Court:POSSESSION WITH INTENT: One person was arrested about 1:40 a.m. Tuesday at the Marshall University Child Development Center after allegedly being found in possession of heroin.Franklin
Gas station owner subjected to racist rant receives key to the city
ASHLAND, Ky. (WSAZ) -A week after Taj Sardar, the owner of a Shell Station in Ashland, was thevictim of a racist rantfrom an off-duty ambulance employee, he's now a recipient of the key to the city.
Hillbillies have beef on the offensive line
The man in the middle for Man is Tanner Beckett, a senior, who returns to his starting center post. Junior Blake Griffin also returns as a starter.
Harmony House in national contest
The Herald-DispatchHUNTINGTON - Harmony House has been chosen as one of 200 finalists vying for one of 40 $25,000 grand prizes in the national State Farm Neighborhood Assist Grant Competition.The annual competition accepts up to 2,000 grant applications during a short window in June. A State Farm co
No room in Ashland for racism, city officials assure businessman targeted by comments
On Monday morning, Sardar stepped out of the kitchen long enough to accept a key to the city from Gilmore, along with assurances that racism won’t be tolerated in Ashland.
12-year-old girl steps on dirty needle in West Virginia public housing complex
HUNTINGTON, WV (WCHS/WVAH) — Walking through Marcum Terrace in Huntington with her mother, a 12-year-old girl found a hypodermic needle the hard way Monday when the tip buried into the sole of her foot.
Lost Huntington: Rebels & Redcoats Tavern
Editor's note: This is the 248th in a series of articles recalling vanished Huntington scenes.HUNTNGTON — "You're kidding me, right? You're really telling me that one of the best restaurants in this town is in a bowling alley?"Over the years, people in Huntington took great delight in introducing di
Police: Man arrested after punching woman and hitting her with pistol
PRESTONSBURG, Ky. (WYMT) -A man was arrested after police said he assaulted a woman.Prestonsburg Police Department officers say on Saturday, a woman came to the department and asked to talk to officers about her mother being assaulted by her mother's boyfriend.They say the woman told them she woke-u
Airplane diverted to local airport
KENOVA - An airplane having flap issues was diverted to Huntington Tri-State Airport on Sunday and fire crews responded to put out a small brake fire on the aircraft."The airplane was having flap issues so it needed a longer landing surface because it would be landing at a faster speed than normal,"
US 23 remains closed at Ashland; repairs under way
FLEMINGSBURG, Ky. – Repairs to U.S. 23 at Ashland, Kentucky, following a weekend water main break are under way, but the highway remains closed today, Monday, Aug. 13.The City of Ashland has blacktop contractors and crews on site to repair all four lanes of U.S. 23 (Winchester Avenue) in the 43rd St
"A tale of two breaks" In Ashland, KY
ASHLAND, KY - On Sunday, a second water line broke in Ashland, KY on US-23. This break causing a similar size outage in the city. Both are now being worked on by city crews.
Community helps woman turn a shed into a home
LOUISA, Ky. (WSAZ) --Since May, Susan Price has been living in her car on the property she owns in Louisa with her five dogs. Community members began to notice and decided to help out.
Work on US 23 continues
Due to expected high-traffic volumes and tight turns along the local detour route, the Transportation Cabinet suggests all thru-traffic and commercial trucks detour using I-64 and US 60 (12th Street) via either Exit 185 or Exit 181 at Cannonsburg, to or from downtown Ashland. Motorists also may acce
Kentucky Disaster Relief workers lend hand in passing out water
ASHLAND, Ky. (KT) – When help is needed in northeastern Kentucky, Boyd County Emergency Management Director Tim England knows who to call.
Second water line break in Ashland
Optimism over Ashland's repair of a main water line collapsed early Sunday when another segment of the same line broke, meaning thousands served by city water lines will remain with low pressure or no water service.City spokeswoman Joanna King said the second line break is 500 feet north up US 23 fr
Union worker claims Special Metals violated contract before it expired
"I don't know what some people's definition of a lockout is, but if I wanted to keep working on Friday I couldn't and if I came back here on Monday to work, they would not let me in," he said. "I want to go back to work, but I can't."
Hope over Heroin event draws large crowd to outskirts of Spartan Stadium Friday night - Portsmouth Daily Times
For his part, Evans loved the idea of the rally, talking about a sort of underground community formed by addicts, recovering addicts and their family and friends.
Report: Kentucky man dies after riding lawnmower accident
LOWMANSVILLE, Ky. (WKYT/WYMT)Authorities in Kentucky say a man is dead in a riding lawnmower accident.WYMT reports the wreck happened in the Lowmansville community near Ky. 581 and Lost Creek Road.The person appears to have ridden the lawnmower over a hill and into a creek before being trapped under