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Fairmont Police arrest Taylor County woman this week for alleged 2017 robbery

Officers say that Carmon Todd, 25, and an unknown male solicited a ride from the White Hall Walmart, to Morgantown Avenue in Fairmont from a male that Todd knew.

WBOY - 2018-08-14 18:55:00

Union Mission in Fairmont hosts annual school supply give-away

FAIRMONT, W.Va. - With school starting to start up again for the fall semester, organizations around the community are doing their part to help prepare students for their first days back.

WBOY - 2018-08-13 22:08:11

Graduates of 'Fairmont 101' class receive certificates on Fairmont City Council

"I never really get a change to take a moment and appreciate how diverse and how useful the workers of the city are," said Corwin Russell, a Fairmont resident who graduated from the class. "A lot of thing I've taken for granted and I able to slow down and kind of a behind the scenes look that I thin

WBOY - 2018-08-15 03:26:10

Business catches fire on Monticello Avenue in Clarksburg

The Clarksburg Fire Department responded to the scene, along with the Clarksburg Police Department for crowd control purposes, 911 officials said.

WBOY - 2018-08-13 20:53:01

Man arrested after allegedly beating woman in Morgantown hotel

The Morgantown Police Department responded to a disturbance coming from one of the rooms at approximately 2:10 a.m. Jason Grim, 41, of Carmichaels, Pa., answered the hotel room door with cuts on his hands, wrists and forearms, police said.


UPDATE: North Pole Ice considered total loss, no word on cause of fire

City crews were on scene Tuesday morning to render the area safe, Magee said, because of some leaning exterior walls. Crews took care of the problem and opened the road back up to traffic, he said.

WBOY - 2018-08-14 19:51:51

WEST VIRGINIA News: Monongalia County man, Isaiah Davis admits to drug and firearms charges | STL.News

CLARKSBURG,WEST VIRGINIA–Isaiah Davis,of Morgantown, West Virginia, has admitted to drug and firearms charges, United States Attorney Bill Powell announced.

WWW.STL.NEWS - 2018-08-15 18:44:40

One patient flown to Ruby after car accident

CLARKSBURG, W.Va (WDTV)-One person was flown to Ruby Memorial Hospital after a single vehicle crash on Philippi Pike.Authorities are not releasing any information on the cause or extent of injuries.911 dispatchers tell 5 News one vehicle crashed in the East View area around 9:00 AM Monday.Bridgeport


Crews respond to fire at Clarksburg business

CLARKSBURG, W.Va. (WDTV) --The Clarksburg Fire Department has responded to a fire at North Pole Ice & Storage in Clarksburg.A 5 News reporter is on the way to the scene.Stay with 5 News for updates.


Bridgeport Police Department Alerting Community to Ongoing Fraudulent Scheme in City and Beyond

BRIDGEPORT, W.Va.--FROM MEDIA PARTNER CONNECT-BRIDGEPORTThe Bridgeport Police Department is alerting the public to be on the lookout for individuals who are defrauding members of the community and it’s happened more than once, in more than one location and even more than one state.According to Bridg


Dulaney: ‘Support’ exists on council for removing Brazaitis as deputy mayor

MORGANTOWN, W.Va. — If Morgantown’s deputy mayor is not prepared to voluntarily remove himself from his position, Ron Dulaney suggests city council should be prepared to do that for him.

WAJR.COM - 2018-08-14 16:40:30

4 Pa. correctional officers hospitalized after exposure to unknown substance

WAYNESBURG, Pa. — Four corrections officers at the State Correctional Institution in Greene County were hospitalized Monday after being exposed to an unidentified substance, thePittsburgh Post-Gazettereported.

CORRECTIONSONE.COM - 2018-08-14 15:37:55

SCI GREENE: 4 corrections officers taken to hospital following exposure to unknown substance at SCI Greene

WAYNESBURG, Pa.- Four State Correctional Institution Greene employees were taken to a hospital for treatment after being exposed to an unknown substance, according to prison officials.

WPXI - 2018-08-14 03:26:28

Man arrested in Morgantown for fleeing officers while under the influence

According to the Morgantown Police Department, officers attempted to pull over a vehicle speeding and dragging its front bumper on Beechurst Avenue. The vehicle stopped at a red light, but sped away as an officer approached it. The vehicle was stopped on the Monongahela Boulevard, but the driver--id


Another national retailer set to close at Meadowbrook Mall

HARRISON COUNTY, W.Va. (WDTV)Lileigh’s Hallmark Shop at the Meadowbrook Mall will be going out of business.The store's owner confirmed the news to Connect Bridgeport. An employee at the store said she expects it to close in October, but doesn't have an exact date.“Obviously, they’ve made the decisio


Fairmont man in custody after drugs found in residence

According to a press release, deputies responded to a home on Brightwood Drive after a reported overdose. Officials say the owner of the home, Stephen Haller, was on home confinement.


Hometown Hotdogs gets a new home in Farmington

After years of calling Fairview home, Cyphers has put new roots in Farmington, bringing Hometown Hotdogs with her.


Multi-car accident causes delays on I-79

According to a man that was involved in the wreck, a vehicle in front of him had already been turned around because of the wet roads, that forced him to break and ultimately swerve.


Retired from politics, Joe Minard continues to watch over family restaurant

Minard, 86, still comes to work nearly every day at Minard’s Spaghetti Inn, and he’s still the boss.


Mannington District Fair comes to an end

One of the drivers, Ted Nice of Grafton, said the go-carts can reach speeds of 40 to 50 mph.