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One brother arrested, another on the run following an knife attack and pursuit in Jackson County, WV

RIPLEY — A man was arrested and one is on the run after they stormed in a residence and hit a woman then cut a man with a knife and ran.Deputies in Jackson County say that they responded to a call on Wednesday of a woman saying her husband was attacked by two men in Ripley.Deputies later identified

WVNEWS - 2018-10-20 14:06:00

Suspect Flees on Foot After Pursuit in Charleston

CHARLESTON, WV (WOWK) - Saturday morning the Kanawha County Sheriff's Office was involved in a pursuit in Charleston. Deputies say they pursued a stolen vehicle, leading to the driver fleeing on foot.

WOWK - 2018-10-20 19:56:46

Six people busted for overnight burglary

BARBOURSVILLE - There were 36 people arrested overnight and booked in West Virginia's Regional Jails.Locally, in Barboursville, there were 10 people booked overnight. Seven of those people were booked on felony charges. Six of those people were brought in after Cabell County authorities busted a bur

HERALD-DISPATCH - 2018-10-20 13:44:00

Missing Charleston woman's family not giving up until she's found

CHARLESTON, WV (WOWK) - It's been half a year, but Breeanna Pugh's family is remaining optimistic.

WOWK - 2018-10-19 21:13:14

Four people arrested in prostitution sting in Charleston, WV

A news release from the Charleston Police Department says that Larry Lee Donaldson, 67, of North Winfield, Ohio, Arthur William Valentine, 39, Jamestown, Ohio and Johnathan Bowman, 28, Whitesville were all arrested for participating in prostitution.

WVNEWS - 2018-10-19 13:46:00

Man arrested for allegedly firing gun into ex's home

Myles Aaron Brown, 44, of Charleston, is charged with wanton endangerment involving a firearm as well as persons prohibited from possessing firearms.

WSAZ - 2018-10-19 17:45:00

One man arrested, another wanted in violent burglary and pursuit

RIPLEY, W.Va. (WSAZ) --One brother is behind bars and another is still on the run after deputies say the pair stormed into an apartment, hit a woman, cut a man with a knife, and took off in Jackson County, West Virginia.

WSAZ - 2018-10-19 17:51:00

Crews plan to shut down one lane of Route 35 to clear crash

MASON COUNTY, W.Va. (WSAZ) --Crews are on scene of a crash in Mason County, West Virginia. The cleanup could affect traffic.

WSAZ - 2018-10-19 13:41:00

Tractor-trailer rollover closes all lanes of U.S. Route 50 at SR 7 in Coolville

The Ohio Department of Transportation says the crash happened at 2:00 PM Friday, when a truck carrying vanilla extract rolled over at the intersection of U.S. Route 50 and Township Road 119 in Coolville, spilling a large barrel of vanilla extract all over the road.

THENEWSCENTER.TV - 2018-10-19 17:09:00

New Charleston Coliseum & Convention Center Opens

CHARLESTON, WV (WOWK) - And with that snip of the scissors, the $100,000,000 expansion of the Charleston Coliseum and Convention Center is done. A packed house of business, political and community leaders, say this could a cornerstone of rebuilding the city and regional economy.

WOWK - 2018-10-19 21:25:45

Woman arrested after stealing $34,000 worth of jewelry in Charleston

CHARLESTON, W.Va. (WSAZ) --On Thursday, Charleston police arrested a woman responsible for stealing $34,000 worth of jewelry from a home on Charleston's West Side.


More than 3,100 without power in Jackson County, W.Va.

JACKSON COUNTY, W.Va. (WSAZ) --More than 3,100 people in Jackson County are without power Thursday evening, according to AEP's website.


Interstate accident Wednesday leaves one dead in Kanawha County, WV

Deputies said a single vehicle, a Chevrolet Silverado truck, was traveling south on the highway that afternoon when it veered off the road to the right, striking a guardrail.


South Charleston woman sentenced for embezzlement from local union

U.S. District Judge John Copenhaver sentenced Joan Matthews, 70, to 366 days in jail this week after she plead guilty to embezzlement in June.


Washington County man wanted after shooting at man during fight

AMESVILLE, Ohio (WTAP) -A Washington County man is wanted on attempted murder and aggravated burglary charges after deputies say he shot at a man during an argument at a home in Amesville, Ohio.The Washington County Sheriff's Office says deputies responded Tuesday afternoon to a shots fired call at


Putnam County Schools Employee Arrested on Drug Charges

The Wayne County Sheriff Drug Enforcement Unit performed a traffic stop on Virginia Priestley, 50, of Hurricane, WV on US RT 52 in Crum WV.


Ambulance crash leaves medic injured in Charleston

A medic was injured in an ambulance crash Wednesday morning on Warrior Way near Riverside HighSchool. (Courtesy: Kanawha County Emergency Management Authority)CHARLESTON, W.Va. (WCHS/WVAH) —A medic was injured in an ambulance crash Wednesday morning on Charleston’s East End.Kanawha County sheriff's


Get out and play (Daily Mail WV)

With mountains, rivers, forests and four seasons, the state’s many opportunities for outdoor recreation adventures can satisfy the most timid to the most daring; call it mild to wild adventure in West Virginia


New type of hotel to be first of its kind in Putnam County

PUTNAM COUNTY, W.Va. (WSAZ)-A new hotel is beginning construction in Putnam County however, this is not your typical overnight stay.


Student banned from GW High School pending threat investigation

CHARLESTON, W.Va. (WSAZ) --Deputies are investigating an alleged social media threat directed toward George Washington High School.Police say a student made a threat using the Snapchat app. The child is currently banned from going to school until the investigation is complete.The director of Kanawha