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Charleston man sentenced for concealing shotgun

CHARLESTON, W.Va. (WSAZ) --A man who was caught in the wrong place at the wrong time will spend the next two years behind bars.Marland Clark was arrested back in May 2017 after a shooting on Stadium Place. Charleston Police were out looking for the suspect when they saw Clark with a concealed shotgu

WSAZ - 2018-05-24 12:48:00

Police find 'horrendous' conditions at home where man allegedly attacked wife holding baby

CHARLESTON, W.Va. (WSAZ) --A man in Kanawha County is accused of attacking his wife. When officers arrived to investigate, they found that the home in "horrendous" conditions.Daniel Raines, 31, of Charleston, is charged with domestic battery, which is a misdemeanor.Charleston Police say he allegedly

WSAZ - 2018-05-24 12:14:00

State Police investigating after stolen checks were used in South Charleston

SOUTH CHARLESTON, W.Va. (WCHS/WVAH) —West Virginia State Police are searching for two people who are accused of using stolen check at a South Charleston store.According to State Police, the stolen checks were used at the Family Dollar Store in the Spring Hill area of South Charleston.Anyone who reco

WVAH.COM - 2018-05-23 16:01:26

Police need your help in search for stolen goods case

SOUTH CHARLESTON, W. Va. (WSAZ) --The South Charleston Police Department is searching for two men who they say stole computer equipment from a convenience store in the city.Police ask anyone who might know the two men or anything about the incident to give them a call.You can contact the South Charl

WSAZ - 2018-05-23 22:21:00

Charleston Police: Woman wanted for stealing money from adults with special needs

Investigators tell WSAZ they're looking for Tammy Rena Jordan, 52, she's wanted on warrants for stealing money from adults with special needs.


Pliny woman adds color to Charleston church through vocational training program

Brushes loaded, ladders locked and paint flowing freely, a contingent from West Virginia Women Work!’s Step Up for Women program spent a few days earlier this month sprucing up and putting color into the Manna Meal dining area of St. John’s Episcopal Church in Charleston.

WVGAZETTEMAIL.COM - 2018-05-23 11:00:00

Brickscape exhibit features different artists, visions of Charleston

O’Hearn said some of the artists are painters, working in a two-dimensional medium. Others are sculptors, who operate in three dimensions.

WVGAZETTEMAIL.COM - 2018-05-23 23:00:00

Man arrested following drug raid

HUNTINGTON - A Washington, D.C., man was arrested Tuesday on felony drug charges after the execution of a search warrant in the 1100 block of Monroe Avenue in Huntington.Nile Lloyd Braboy, 29, was charged with possession of a controlled substance with intent to deliver, according to a news release.

HERALD-DISPATCH - 2018-05-23 04:01:00

Pair wanted for using stolen checks

SOUTH CHARLESTON, W.Va. (WSAZ) --Troopers need your help finding two women who they say are using stolen checks.The checks were used at the Family Dollar Store in South Charleston where surveillance video captured images of both women.Anyone with information is asked to call state police at 304-558-

WSAZ - 2018-05-23 16:59:00

PHOTO: Parked cars struck in Charleston

Charleston Fire Department medics help remove a driver from a car Monday morning following a three-vehicle collision on Washington Street near the downtown post office. Charleston police spokeswoman Lt. Autumn Davis said the driver, whose name has not been released, possibly had a medical issue and


Woman Wanted by Charleston Police for Stealing Money from Adults with Special Needs

CHARLESTON, WV (WOWK) - The Charleston Police Department is searching for Tammy Rena Jordan, 52, on warrants for stealing money from adults with special needs.


Clinics scheduled for Kanawha, Putnam food service workers to get hep A vaccines

KANAWHA COUNTY, W.Va. (WSAZ) --The West Virginia Department of Health and Human Resources Bureau for Public Health has requested that Kanawha County provide hepatitis A vaccine clinics for food service employees.This comes after a national outbreak of hepatitis A that has hit the Kanawha Valley."I a

WSAZ - 2018-05-23 09:36:00

Overnight fire in Charleston destroys house

CHARLESTON, W.Va. (WSAZ) --For the second time in five months a house has caught fire on Charleston's West Side.Tuesday's fire started at 2:15 a.m. at the home on the corner of Wyoming Street and Madison Street.It's unknown what started the fire, but it filled the area with smoke. No one was injured


Storm-Team Severe Weather Alert Days

March 2, 2012 (Tornado Outbreak across parts of Eastern KY & Western WV)--June 29, 2012 (Derecho producing widespread wind damage) and June 23, 2016 (Widespread & deadly flooding in WV) are just a few examples of this.


Man's body found in Wood County hospital parking lot

However, Martin says because the body was so badly decomposed, investigators might have to use other forensic evidence to identify the man.


Neighbors report shot out windows on Charleston's west side

CHARLESTON, W.Va. (WSAZ) --Neighbors on West Avenue near Orchard Street on Charleston’s west side say they are fed up with seeing repeated incidents of vandalism and theft in their neighborhood.Benjamin Shamblin says the most recent incident happened Thursday evening when he heard a BB gun go off an


The Food Guy: Slide into the food-a-palooza at Taste-of-ALL Charleston

Four Points is also offering handmade lobster tots with herb butter aioli. Lobster tots, people!

WVGAZETTEMAIL.COM - 2018-05-23 01:15:00

Vote to make needles illegal in Charleston city limits tabled

CHARLESTON, W.Va. (WSAZ) --A proposal that would have made needles illegal in the city of Charleston, reversing another ordinance, effectively eliminating the opportunities for needle exchange programs in Charleston city limits was tabled Monday night.Back in 2015 Charleston City Council took the st


Police search for suspect after East Bank Shooting

East Bank Middle School in the area is under a precautionary lockdown at this time, though a district spokeswoman says there was no violence at the school and no identified danger to the school, it is precautionary.


POLICE BLOTTER: Kroger Parking Lot Robbery; Arson Reported

A robbery took place on the Kroger parking lot, 19 W. 7th Avenue, at about 5:40 p.m May 19. Earlier, at 11:15 a.m. a shoplifting report was made at the same location.