Explosive Confrontation in Bluemont: Arlington's Night of Shock and ChaosBreaking Through NewsNewsBreak Contributor
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West Virginia man sentenced for falsifying passport to flee U.S.
MARTINSBURG, W.Va (WDTV) - A West Virginia man was sentenced on Tuesday for illegally obtaining a passport to travel overseas, violating a court order. 52-year-old Bobby Allen Stark, of Martinsburg, was sentenced to 12 months in federal prison for falsifying his passport, according to the United States Attorney’s Office Northern District of West Virginia.
Cities In West Virginia 2023: Unsafe Places Of The Mountain State
Here are five unsafe cities in West Virginia in 2023 to look out for when visiting the Mountain State!. SOURCE– Beckley is first on the list of unsafe cities in West Virginia. Beckley has the 4th highest rate of violent crime. Last year, Beckley reported a total of 1,045 crimes, including 2 murders, 116 aggravated assaults, and 8 sexual assaults. The chances of you becoming a victim of any type of crime in Beckley are 1 in 18. 81% of cities in West Virginia are safer than Beckley.
Winchester Police Chief Amanda Behan Appointed to Prestigious International Policing Board
Chief Amanda Behan of the Winchester Police Department has been appointed to the International Association of Chiefs of Police (IACP) Board of Directors. The IACP board, with 30 members, represents a network of 33,000 members in over 170 countries. The association focuses on improving the policing profession through advocacy, research, education, and promoting best practices.
Explosive Confrontation in Bluemont: Arlington's Night of Shock and Chaos
ARLINGTON, VIRGINIA - A large explosion, heard throughout Arlington, shocked residents in the Bluemont neighborhood on Saturday evening as a police standoff took a dramatic turn. The incident unfolded at a duplex, where a suspect engaged in an ongoing confrontation with law enforcement authorities, according to Arlington Police.
WV martinsburg's Most Loveable Kittens Eagerly Awaits Forever Homes Today!
Have you been contemplating pet adoption, or simply love perusing adorable pets? A myriad of delightful pets are available for adoption at various animal shelters in the vicinity of martinsburg..
Two Jefferson County Commissioners show up for work… but only after a judge’s order
The Jefferson County Commission met last Thursday afternoon. Normally, the mere fact of having a meeting would not be newsworthy. However, it was in this instance because just having a quorum finally ended a stubborn and ill-conceived protest by Republican Commissioners Tricia Jackson and Jennifer Krouse. It is not as...
WPD cracks down on improper driving and offers town hall meeting
In a concerted effort to crack down on improper driving, the Winchester Police Department (WPD) recently conducted several traffic enforcement operations. One at Jubal Early and South Loudoun Street, and others at Jubal Early and Valley Avenue as well as at Berryville Avenue and North Pleasant Valley Roads. An alarming...
Charles Town celebrates more than 90 years of Thoroughbred racing in community
CHARLES TOWN, W.Va. (DC News Now) — It was almost a century ago that Charles Town held its first Thoroughbred horse race and the community is celebrating that long, local tradition. The Jefferson County Museum held a forum to relive the rich history of the sport with an exciting exhibit showcasing the legacy of rounding […]
Frederick county man arrested
A 36-year-old Frederick County man who allegedly brandished a machete and made threats from the porch of his residence Thursday morning was arrested after a standoff. The standoff drew a heavy police presence near the Dowell J. Howard Center. Kenneth Frock, of the 100 block of Dairy Corner Place, was...
Addressing Food Insecurity: From Local Efforts to Nationwide Strategies
The Mountaineer Food Bank's initiative to address food insecurity through its Mobile Food Pantry is a testament to local efforts making a tangible difference in West Virginia. Operating throughout the state, the Mobile Pantry is scheduled to deliver vital nourishment to underserved communities. With stops at St. James Greater Catholic Church in Jefferson County and Holly Gray Park in Braxton County on December 5, and continuing its service at other locations through December 9, the initiative ensures access to healthy food options in 'food deserts.' Timely distributions are planned between 11:00 am and 12:30 pm, with a full schedule available on the food bank's website.
The gas price fluctuate between $3.25 and $3.29 in Martinsburg as of 2023-12-04. Find the cheapest station near you.
Photo from Unsplash and unrelated to the city. For most people, it is a constant necessity of life to manage gas prices. The national average price for a gallon of regular-grade gas on Monday is $3.242, a week ago the price is $3.250 , according to AAA.
Jefferson County Commission has a quorum after a long time coming
CHARLES TOWN, W.Va. (DC News Now) — A West Virginia judge has ruled that the Jefferson County Commission has got to get back to work. Commissioners had not met for two months since they disagreed on how to fill a vacancy created by the resignation of an incumbent. Not being able to reach a quorum, […]
W.Va. mom disgusted with county prosecutor trying to dismiss failing to report abuse charges against former educators
WASHINGTON (7News) — "I ought to backhand you right in your teeth. How is that for anxiety?" a teacher said on video. "This one I could punch her right in her face," another teacher said. These were the horrible comments made by teachers to special education students at Berkeley...
Feast in Winchester: Discover 3 Unmissable Fast Food Outlets
In this article, we will be exploring three popular fast food joints in Winchester. Have you had the chance to try any of these yet? If you have, we'd love to hear your thoughts in the comments section below!
Shots Fired At Jefferson County Sheriff’s Deputy Following Traffic Stop In West Virginia
Jefferson County, WV. (BW)- A Jefferson County Sheriff’s Deputy was shot at after pulling over a suspect in West Virginia, Wednesday, Nov 29. Sergeant Vincent Tiong pulled over a vehicle on Old Leetown Pike near Dove Hill Road for speeding around 5:26 p.m. The suspect was identified as David Bernard Gillis.
26 indicted in West Virginia drug bust
Twenty-six people have been indicted on charges of distribution of methamphetamine, fentanyl, and cocaine in West Virginia.
Embark on a Culinary Journey: Martinsburg's Three Essential Diners
This article presents a selection of three diners in Martinsburg. Have you had the chance to visit any of them? If yes, we'd love to hear your thoughts and experiences. Please share your comments below!
Winchester City approves speed limit reductions
Winchester City Council on Tuesday night unanimously approved a series of speed limit reductions on sections of streets in northern and central Winchester and lowered the speed limit on a portion of Middle Road. These changes come just three weeks after the council’s Finance Committee and Public Health and Safety...
Martinsburg rules West Virginia with 10th state football title
Martinsburg senior quarterback Murphy Clement rushed for 210 yards and four touchdowns and threw a pair of TD passes as the Bulldogs (13-0) cemented their spot as the most dominant football program in West Virginia with a 57-13 rout of Princeton (12-2) in the Class AAA championship game Saturday afternoon at Wheeling Island Stadium. ...
Volleyball: 2023 VHSL Class 4 All-State Team Selected
Loudoun County, Va. – The VHSL 4A has selected its all-state team for volleyball. James Wood High School sophomore Kennedy Spaid was named Player of the Year. James Wood High School head coach Adrienne Patrick was named Coach of the Year. All-VHSL Class 4 State Volleyball First Team. Position...