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Feds send quarter million dollars to Fairmont so city can hire police

CHARLESTON - The City of Fairmont has received a $250,000 U.S. Department of Justice grant to be used to hire full-time law enforcement officers. Also receiving Community Oriented Policing Services Hiring Program grants were the Cabell County Sheriff's Department ($125,000) and the City of Oak Hill

THEET.COM - 2017-11-22 16:05:00

JP Miller back in area for special holiday concert at Higher Rock Church, Shinnston

SHINNSTON - A year after accepting a Southern Gospel Music Diamond Award for his outstanding work in the Christian music industry, JP Miller is coming home for Thanksgiving - home to Harrison County for a special holiday concert at Higher Rock Church in Shinnston. "I'm really excited to come and sin

THEET.COM - 2017-11-24 05:00:00

High speed chase weaves through Harrison and Doddridge counties

HARRISON COUNTY, W. Va. (WDTV) -- One person is in custody after a high speed chase that lasted nearly an hour, Tuesday evening. Viewer submitted photo. According to dispatchers, it started in Nutter Fort shortly after 8 p.m. Police were searching for a stolen vehicle out of Taylor County. When a


Federal appeals court rules against Clarksburg landlord

RICHMOND, Va. - The federal appeals court for the Fourth Circuit found no reversible error in the case of a Clarksburg landlord who'd accused city officials of using the community's building demolition program for personal gain. It was the latest in a string of legal defeats for landlord Gregory Hal


Rising Stars: Emma Eickleberry

Emma Eickleberry is this week's Rising Star. In her words: "I am the daughter of Dave and Veronica Eickleberry of Mannington. I'm a senior at North Marion High School. I'm a four-year letterman in cross country, student body treasurer, National Honor Society vice president, a member of Key Club, Mu


Christmas parades just around the corner to help kick off the season

CLARKSBURG - Christmas lights, goodies and Santa Claus will soon be bringing communities holiday fun and cheer in parades across North Central West Virginia. The Clarksburg Christmas Parade's theme is "It's a Grand Holiday Season," said Kathie Titus, Clarksburg Convention and Visitors Bureau executi

THEET.COM - 2017-11-23 05:00:00

Shell Pipeline secures land-use agreements with landowners

Shell Pipeline Co. has contracted with an additional 10 local landowners to use their properties during construction of the 97-mile Falcon Ethane pipeline. Shell Pipeline Co. has contracted with an additional 10 local landowners to use their properties during construction of the 97-mile Falcon Ethan


THESIS students visit The Exponent Telegram/NCWV Media office

CLARKSBURG - A group of students from the Trinity Home Educators Supporting in Service (THESIS) program visited The Exponent Telegram/NCWV Media headquarters in Clarksburg on Tuesday. Students attending were Lydia Wright, Emma Wright, Hannah Burns, Stephan Burns, Sam Wilson, Nicholas Moebus, Jadon B

THEET.COM - 2017-11-22 17:00:00

Final Port Arthur debris pick up begins on Nov. 29

The final round of Harvey debris pick up in Port Arthur will begin on Nov. 29, the city said in a statement. Residents are encouraged to have debris in the right-of-way by that date. New construction material will not be collected by the contractors working for the city. They will also not collect h

BEAUMONT ENTERPRISE - 2017-11-22 17:56:25

Port Arthur 911 issues during Harvey leave residents worried, PA mayor wanting more 911 lines

PORT ARTHUR - As Tropical Storm Harvey rained down on Southeast Texas, Port Arthur's 911 system was inundated with more than 23,000 calls over four days. "I am flooding in my nursing home. I have a small fire in the back of my nursing home. I need help!" "Is the water coming in your apartment? "It'


DPS: Two people injured in Port Arthur wreck

Krista Chandler Published 11:04 am, Tuesday, November 21, 2017 Two people were hospitalized after a wreck this morning in Port Arthur that left them seriously injured. Officials responded to a two vehicle crash at approximately 7:45 a.m. on West Port Arthur Road just south of Cardinal Drive, the Te


Last round of debris removal in Port Arthur scheduled for Nov. 29

FB_Cover_Recovering_From_Harvey.jpg Port Arthur Harvey debris contractors will make a final round through the City beginning November 29, 2017. Residents are urged to place all Harvey debris at the right-of-way for pick up prior to November 29th. Residents are reminded that new construction material

KFDM-TV - 2017-11-22 11:55:43

Live report: Hundreds wait in line that stretches around PA Target for holiday deals

The line stretched around the Target store in Port Arthur where people had waited since early Thanksgiving morning to get the first chance at bargains in advance of Black Friday. Elaine Kong reported live and talked with some of the people to find out what specials they think are worth the wait of m

KFDM-TV - 2017-11-23 20:48:56

Hospitality Center serves up food, friendship to hundreds on Thanksgiving

The Port Arthur Hospitality Center serves Thanksgiving meals each year to hundreds of people. Quentin Hope reports, the doors are open to anyone who wants a meal or some companionship on this holiday. The Port Arthur Hospitality Center serves Thanksgiving meals each year to hundreds of people. Que

KFDM-TV - 2017-11-23 20:27:09

PA plant had largest wastewater spill in Texas after Harvey

A wastewater facility in Port Arthur operated by one of the largest chemical product producers in North America is responsible for the single biggest wastewater spill during Hurricane Harvey, releasing more than 100 million gallons, state records show. The release at the Port Arthur facility run by

BEAUMONT ENTERPRISE - 2017-11-22 15:35:58

Hot Pick: 'Jacob Marley's Christmas Carol'

If you're ready to get into the Christmas spirit, go see the actors and actresses of Port Arthur Little Theatre perform this twist on a Dickens classic. The play takes a look into the afterlife of Jacob Marley, Scrooge's old friend who was condemned to a hellish eternity. When: 7:30 p.m. Friday, Sat

BEAUMONT ENTERPRISE - 2017-11-22 21:06:33

Open-Concept Canton Home Features 4-Beds, 4-Baths

CANTON TOWNSHIP, MI - People searching for a new home often see many candidates before making a final choice. Any number of factors can influence that selection, but sometimes it's as simple as getting a good vibe. And with its open-concept design, plenty of natural light and lots of amenities, tha

PATCH - 2017-11-22 13:30:00

Vaccine opt-outs worry Michigan health officials

Lansing - Michigan vaccine waiver rates for school-age children ticked up in 2016 but remain well below 2014 levels after the state began requiring parents to attend educational sessions if they want to delay or decline immunizations. While public health officials say the parental mandates implement

DETROIT NEWS - 2017-11-24 05:13:40

After fiance's death, Michigan bride poses for powerful wedding photos alone

A Michigan woman who lost her future husband in the line of duty chose to pose for her wedding photos alone - to honor their love and leave the pain behind. Nikki Salgot of Saint Clair Shores, Mich., said on Facebook she wanted the photos as a reminder that her fiance's death could not break her. Sa

DETROIT FREE PRESS - 2017-11-23 13:37:05

Eco friendly: Palumba, an all-natural toy store, opens in Plymouth

When Judy Alexander had her first son, she realized she had a problem. It was the very early years of the eco-friendly movement and, for people who valued organic food and clothing and furniture, there wasn't much out there. So she set to work to fix that. Today, what started as a side hustle has tu

HOMETOWNLIFE.COM - 2017-11-24 00:38:00