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Two stolen vehicles lead to two arrests in Kanawha County

KANAWHA COUNTY, W.Va. (WSAZ) -- A sharp eye from a Kanawha County Deputy may leave a man facing charges related to two stolen vehicles. Thursday morning a deputy spotted a vehicle that had been reported stolen from South Charleston, a 2016 Buick Encore in the 400 block of Hampshire Drive in Jeffers

WSAZ - 2017-11-24 07:07:00

Charleston Police begin Christmas patrols at mall and shopping centers

The holiday shopping season is underway and extended hours have launched at the Charleston Town Center and several stores around the region. With the holiday season, comes an added risk for shoppers taking advantage of deals and specials. Police say crime often spikes around the holidays, with shop

WSAZ - 2017-11-25 07:16:00

Charleston doughnut trailer adds hype to Appalachian flavors

The Associated Press CHARLESTON - Is it presumptuous to say a couple selling doughnuts out of a 1960s trailer can grow the local economy? Probably. But Charleston natives Stephanie and Josh Woody might be on to something. Recently the couple debuted "Vandalia Donut Company" - a 6-foot-by-10-foot hyp

LOGAN BANNER - 2017-11-24 05:01:01

New business opens temporarily at Town Center

In a year where the Charleston Town Center has seen a handful of store closures, one new store opened this week. Shipwreck Collection, the furniture and decor brain child of Jennifer and Shawn Messer, opened Thanksgiving night as shoppers got a head start on Black Friday deals. This is the first bri

WVGAZETTEMAIL.COM - 2017-11-25 00:00:00

Cold Spot Angel Wings kicking off holiday program

CHARLESTON, W.Va. (WSAZ) -- The Cold Spot Angel Wings program is kicking off for the holiday season. A launch party will be hosted at The Cold Spot on Washington Street West at 2:00 p.m., Saturday, November 25. Over the years they have provided presents and food baskets to children and families i

WSAZ - 2017-11-25 05:57:00

Charges expected against man who brought gun to Yeager Airport

This .380 caliber handgun was taken from a man trying to board a flight at Yeager Airport in Charleston on Thanksgiving morning.Transportation Security Administration photo A Huntington man will be charged after a loaded handgun was found in his carry-on bag at Yeager Airport on Thanksgiving. The m

WVGAZETTEMAIL.COM - 2017-11-24 16:17:00

Growers, customers not worried about nationwide Christmas tree shortage

CHARLESTON, W.Va. (WSAZ) -- It's now officially the holiday season, and that means shoppers are looking for their perfect Christmas tree. But you might be paying a little more this year, as we're actually in a nationwide Christmas tree shortage. And it's a problem created by a combination of factor

WSAZ - 2017-11-25 02:10:00

$40,000 in cash prizes to be given away at Beni Kedem fundraiser

CHARLESTON, W.Va. (WSAZ) -- $40,000 will be given away in cash prizes at a fundraiser hosted by the Beni Kedem Temple. The fundraiser will be held at the Beni Kedem Temple in Charleston from 6:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m. on Saturday, November 24. All proceeds will go toward the Beni Kedem Temple to sup

WSAZ - 2017-11-25 05:31:00

Stuart teen arrested for grand theft auto

A teenager from Stuart is facing grand theft auto charges. A woman reported her car stolen from her apartment on Monday morning. That night, deputies with the Martin County Sheriff's Office recovered her car from a ditch near Geneva Drive and Huron Avenue. On Tuesday, a homeowner called police to sa


Give thanks: Stuart sandbar is safe for swimming again

Even when Florida's waters are beautiful blue, dangers can lurk in the form of bacteria. Three are particularly troublesome, even deadly: Vibrio vulnificus, cyanobacteria (also known as blue-green algae) and enteric bacteria. TYLER TREADWAY/TCPALM Wochit It's now safe for your Thanksgiving weekend


Man flown to trauma center after being hit by pickup truck in Stuart

Here are tips on what to do if you are involved in a traffic crash, according to Master Sgt. Frank Sabol, Port St. Lucie police spokesman. Wochit STUART - A 33-year-old pedestrian was flown to St. Mary's Medical Center in West Palm Beach Wednesday morning after a crash involving a pickup truck, a S


Room for improvement in locating people calling 911 using a cell phone

When seconds count, the type of phone you use to call 911 could be what determines how quickly you get the help you need. WPTV took a look at what is being done to better track your location when you call 911 from a cell phone instead of a landline. We learned there is room for improvement nationall

WPTV - 2017-11-25 04:25:06

Will the mansion in Jensen Beach be decorated with holiday lights this year?

Thanks a lot, Irma. Because of the hurricane that caused damage on the Treasure Coast in September, the Jensen Beach mansion that usually is strung with thousands of lights during the holidays won't be decorated this year. "The vegetation got too beat up," said Robert Eustace, who owns the home with

TCPALM - 2017-11-24 14:28:05

Hobe Sound renews push for incorporation

HOBE SOUND - In the wake of Indiantown's successful incorporation, Hobe Sound is taking a second crack at transforming itself from Martin County's southernmost community to an independent town governed by a five-member council. An "official" Hobe Sound would be nearly 16 square miles with a populati

TCPALM - 2017-11-24 17:41:58

Shoppers eat up Black Friday deals before Thanksgiving turkey

Shopping for electronics? If you are, a trip to Best Buy likely is in order. Here are the best ways to save from TCPalm's Bargainista Kelly Tyko. MAUREEN KENYON/TCPALM Wochit Bargain-savvy shoppers started Black Friday shopping before sitting down for Thanksgiving turkey. Early store openings made

TCPALM - 2017-11-23 18:25:12

Mother Nature's been angry this year, with record-setting hurricanes, wildfires, heat, drought, rain

From wildfires to torrential rains and a hurricane, this year's weather has pummeled the Treasure Coast. "It seems like we are getting 100-year storms every year," said Glenn Henderson, director of the St. Luce County Mosquito Control District. "We need Mother Nature to calm down." His agency still

TCPALM - 2017-11-23 13:00:06

Woman alleges she injured shoulder in fall at Granite City residence

EDWARDSVILLE - The guest at a Granite City residence has filed suit against the homeowner after a fall at the property. Debra J. Singleton filed a complaint on Nov. 16 in the Madison County Circuit Court against Phyllis Shaver alleging negligence. According to the complaint, the plaintiff alleges th

MADISON COUNTY RECORD - 2017-11-24 18:15:16

Police: Adult suspect killed, teen injured in North County police-involved shooting

ST. LOUIS - St. Louis police are investigating an officer-involved shooting in north St. Louis. Around 1 p.m. Thursday, police were patrolling near the intersection of E. College and Conde in north St. Louis when a car carrying four people spun out of control and hit a curb. The group of people insi

KSDK - 2017-11-24 01:33:00

State Rep. Bruce Franks among those arrested in protests at Galleria Mall

RICHMOND HEIGHTS, Mo. - Missouri State Representative Bruce Franks was among seven people arrested Friday afternoon during a Black Friday protest at the Galleria shopping mall. According to our news partners at the St. Louis Post-Dispatch, Friday's protest was part of an announced economic boycott o

KPLR11.COM - 2017-11-24 21:30:03

The best Black Friday deals you can get right now (Updating)

- Our editors review and recommend products to help you buy the stuff you need. If you make a purchase by clicking one of our links, we may earn a small share of the revenue. However, our picks and opinions are independent from USA TODAY's newsroom and any business incentives. Black Friday 2017 is u

KSDK - 2017-11-25 01:27:00