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Three jailed on felony charges
BARBOURSVILLE – Three people have been jailed on felony charges since Thursday afternoon, according to booking records kept at the Western Regional Jail.
Man given longest non-life sentence in West Virginia dies
HUNTINGTON, W.Va. (WCHS/WVAH) — A man who was given the longest non-life sentence in West Virginia's history has died after serving less than a year in prison. Michael Vega, 50, died Wednesday, according to Lawrence Messina, director of communications for the West Virginia Department of Military Aff
Kellogg Church of God hosts cantata
HUNTINGTON — The Kellogg Church of God choir, under the direction of Kathy Callicoat, is scheduled to present "Breath of Heaven Cantata" Sunday, Dec. 16, starting at 10:45 a.m. This event is opened to the community and located at 4403 Piedmont Road. The cantata is based on the joy and excitement sur
Man admits to fentanyl possession
HUNTINGTON — A man arrested in a Huntington police raid earlier this year has admitted in federal court to attempting to sell more than 100 grams of fentanyl in the city. Maurice D. Eaddy Jr., 20, pleaded guilty in federal court Monday to possession with intent to distribute fentanyl. He faces up to
Commissioners issue bonds for resort project
HUNTINGTON — Cabell County commissioners agreed to issue tax increment revenue bonds to finance the construction of roads, sewers, lighting and other improvements at the planned Grand Patrician resort in Milton.
Photos: Wrestling tri-match at Huntington High School
A West Virginia high school wrestling tri-match takes place Thursday, Dec. 13, 2018, at Huntington High School. Welcome to the discussion. Keep it Clean. Please avoid obscene, vulgar, lewd, racist or sexually-oriented language.
Police roundup: Beckley man arrested in connection with Sunday shooting
HUNTINGTON — A Beckley man has been identified as a possible suspect in a shooting that occurred Sunday evening in the 900 block of 27th Street and was arrested on a parole violation Monday afternoon, according to Huntington Police.
Photos: Rec the Halls with Holiday Hopes wrapping party
Volunteers wrap gifts at the Marshall Recreation Center during a wrapping party for the Rec the Halls with Holiday Hopes event on Friday, Dec. 14, 2018, in Huntington. Welcome to the discussion.
Trial date set in 2017 Huntington murder case
HUNTINGTON — A trial date has been set for a man accused of beating to death another man behind a Huntington business near the 6th Street Bridge in July 2017. Deland Royce Steelman, 33, of Huntington, will go to trial March 5, 2019, in the beating death of Ned M. Walker, 50, of Huntington. Walker wa
Photos: Huntington's annual Christmas Parade of Lights
Huntington’s third annual Christmas Parade of Lights rolls through dowtown Huntington on Monday. Welcome to the discussion. Keep it Clean. Please avoid obscene, vulgar, lewd, racist or sexually-oriented language.
Arrest made in Sunday shooting that injured man, killed dog
HUNTINGTON — A Beckley man who is a suspect in a shooting that occurred Sunday evening, Dec. 9, in the 900 block of 27th Street, was arrested on a parole violation Monday afternoon, according to Huntington Police.
One jailed on felony charges
BARBOURSVILLE – One person has been jailed on felony charges since Monday afternoon, according to booking records kept at the Western Regional Jail. Kierston Rene McIntyre, 25, was jailed at 12:55 a.m. Tuesday. Authorities in Cabell County charged her with possession with intent to deliver a control
UPDATE: Man shot in Huntington on Sunday evening
HUNTINGTON — The Huntington Police Department is currently investigating a shooting that occurred overnight in the Fairfield neighborhood of Huntington. According to Cabell County 911 dispatchers, a caller reported one person had been shot at about 10:30 p.m. Sunday evening in the 900 block of 27th
Sentencing begins for multi-state skimming scheme
CLARKSBURG, W.Va. — The sentencing phase has begun for five defendants who were part of a credit card skimming scheme spanning four states before it ended in Huntington last year.
One Huntington shooting suspect arrested on parole violation
HUNTINGTON, W.Va. (WCHS/WVAH) — A traffic stop has led to the arrest of a suspect in ashooting that occurred Sunday in Huntington. Jerell Maurice Johnson, 30 of Beckley was arrested on a parole violation Monday afternoon, according to a news release from the Huntington Police Department.
Work on I-64 winds down for winter
HUNTINGTON — As the winter season approaches, the West Virginia Division of Highways will be winding down work on the Interstate 64 rehabilitation project between Milton and Crooked Creek/U.S. 35 in Teays Valley.
Three celebrate graduating from drug court
HUNTINGTON — In March, Time Magazine captured the moment Seth Dial was sent back to prison as a sanction of Cabell County Drug Court. On Monday, however, was a far better time for Dial, as he was one of three to graduate from the program. Judge Greg Howard said Dial was a joy to work with and was a
Heavy metal band Slayer to perform in Huntington
HUNTINGTON — Slayer, considered the kings of thrash metal, will bring its final world tour to Huntington this spring, the Big Sandy Superstore Arena announced Monday morning.
One Injured After Shooting in Huntington
HUNTINGTON, WV (WOWK) - One person is injured after a shooting in Huntington. The shooting was reported around 10:30 p.m. on 9th Avenue at Wilson Street. Dispatchers say that one person was injured as a result of the shooting. There is no word on the victim's conditions at this time.
Man claims Club Inn Between failed to protect guests from fights
HUNTINGTON – A Cabell County resident is seeking damages from a Huntington business after he allegedly was injured in a fight there. Christopher Johnson filed a complaint in Cabell Circuit Court against D.P.M. Inc., doing business as Club Inn Between, et al. alleging premises liability and negligenc