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Story remembered as advocate, friend - Pomeroy Daily Sentinel

POMEROY — A fighter to the end, a staunch advocate for his county and clients, a friend to all who knew him, Steve Story was remembered fondly on Monday by those who knew him best.

POMEROY DAILY SENTINEL - 2018-06-18 23:49:52

2 Arrested After Deputies Pursue Stolen WV DOT Truck

Steven Clay, 21, of Charleston, WV and James Bostic, 27, of Charleston, WV have been charged with transferring or Receiving a stolen vehicle and Fleeing with reckless indifference. Additional charges may be filed at a later date.

WOWK - 2018-06-18 15:31:17

Welder who died at Institute plant remembered as 'jack-of-all-trades'

The first thing James Robinette noticed about his friend, Matthew Campbell, when they met about six years ago was his bushy beard.

WVGAZETTEMAIL.COM - 2018-06-17 22:38:00

Drilling may be helping local hotel owners

"We've seen increases over the winter, and in our seasons when we're not seeing the leisure tourists," said CVB President Mark Lewis. "That's another indicator that business-related travel and stays are impacting the bottom line for our hoteliers."

THENEWSCENTER.TV - 2018-06-18 17:20:00

Deputies searching for missing Elkview man

They say Jeffrey Allen Young, 35 of Elkview, has been missing since June 13 2018, and was last seen at the Garnett Career Center in Cross Lanes.

WSAZ - 2018-06-18 20:52:00

Deputies looking for man who ran after stolen vehicle pursuit

Deputies say they're looking for Joseph Robert Taylor, 25, of Charleston. They have a warrant for his arrest for possession of a stolen vehicle and fleeing from an officer.

WSAZ - 2018-06-18 11:13:00

A night of music, a night of fun - The Point Pleasant Register

A rock n’ roll flashback came through Point Pleasant this weekend. On Saturday evening, The Avalons, an entertaining musical group from Ohio performed at the Riverfront Park. The musical group is comprised of Tom Caldwell, baritone-bass vocals, trumpet; Greg Couch, baritone vocals; Gary Royse, tenor

POINT PLEASANT REGISTER - 2018-06-18 21:39:18

Woman Breaks Into DOH Steals Truck

CHARLESTON, WV (WOWK) - At 12 p.m. on Saturday a woman entered into the DOH garage in the 2200 block of Pennsylavania Avenue and stole several items including a leaf blower, a DOH shirt and hat (which were then wore during the incident).


Man wounded in shooting with Ravenswood police officer

A man is being treated at a local hospital after a Ravenswood police officer shot him early Friday evening.Jackson County Sheriff Tony Boggs said there was little information he could release Friday night about the circumstances of the shooting that took place at about 4:15 p.m. at the intersection


Two arrested in trailer investigation - Gallipolis Daily Tribune

“The Gallia County Sheriff’s Office received information about a possible stolen utility trailer which was observed on Fitch Road, just outside of the City of Gallipolis. Based upon this information, deputies responded to the scene and were able to confirm that the trailer was stolen and additional


One step at a time - Gallipolis Daily Tribune

GALLIPOLIS — Gallipolis resident Mike Brown, past city commissioner and area volunteer, after over a year of struggling with a health challenge, says he is determined to walk again.


Shooting in Jefferson Sends One to Hospital

JEFFERSON, WV (WOWK) - The Kanawha County Sheriffs Department responded to a shooting Saturday evening in Jefferson.One person was taken to the hospital with non-life threatening injures and the shooter is cooperating with law enforcement. The dispute was between two neighbors.we will keep you upda


Police beat: Man accused of defecating on vehicle

Marion Police DepartmentJune 10A 40-year-old man reported that a car radio was stolen from his home in the 400 block of Hartford Street.June 12Police received a report of drug abuse in the 100 block of Baker Street.A 39-year-old woman reported damage to the paint of a vehicle parked in the 200 block


Pike County death not related to 2016 murders - Portsmouth Daily Times

Despite some news and social media reports claiming otherwise, a spokesperson for the Ohio Bureau of Criminal Investigations (BCI) said “there is no evidence” to connect a body found Monday in Pike County with the two-year old, unsolved murders of eight members of the Rhoden family in April 2016.


Charleston Pizza Hut Worker Diagnosed with Hepatitis A

As a precaution, family members and coworkers are receiving Hepatitis A immunizations, according to Centers for Disease Control and Prevention protocols.


McCann, Walker lead South stars in 3-game sweep

By RICK RYANHD MediaBUFFALO - Jayme Bailey had a blast Thursday in her final high school softball appearance. Two of them, actually. Bailey, the four-time all-state player from Hurricane High School, clouted a pair of home runs and had four extra-base hits as the South swept all three games in the N


Three sentenced and to register as sex offenders - Gallipolis Daily Tribune

Jaques Howards, 34, of Gallipolis, pleaded guilty to one count of rape of the first-degree and sentenced to 10 years to life undetermined for an incidents occurring between 2001 to 2005 with the victim being below the age of 10. According to Gallia Prosecutor Jason Holdren, this means the individual


Grand Jury returns 23 indictments; 18 drug related - Pomeroy Daily Sentinel

Meigs County Prosecuting Attorney James K. Stanley announces, in a news release, that the majority of the drug-related cases containing methamphetamine charges.


4 Injured After KRT Bus & Semi Collide

The accident happened at 36th Street and Staunton Avenue in Charleston, WV at around 2:15 PM on Thursday, June 14th, 2018.


A man should manifest a steady, spiritual leadership in the family - Pomeroy Daily Sentinel

So, here we go, men. The Father’s Day recognition approaches. As far as being a father goes, the Word of God indicates that much is expected of us in terms of spiritual leadership within our family ranks. The expectations make us wriggle uncomfortably because, how we are supposed to be for the sake