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POLICE: Robbery suspect found and arrested

UPDATE (6:50 p.m. on May 16, 2022): Deputy Chief Phil Watkins said the Huntington Police Department (HPD) arrested Jonathon Owens on Monday after law enforcement received an anonymous call. Owens and another suspect were allegedly involved in an armed robbery at a Marathon gas station in South Point, Ohio, and another store in Huntington, West […]
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Huntington Armed Robbery Suspects At Large

Huntington Armed Robbery Suspects At LargeHuntington West Virginia Police. The Huntington Police Department is seeking the public's assistance in identifying two men who committed an armed robbery at King Mart in the 2500 block of Washington Boulevard late Friday, May 13.
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Man sentenced to more than 10 years in prison for drug charges

PORTSMOUTH, Ohio (WSAZ) – A man from Portsmouth has been sentenced to up to 13 years in prison for drug crimes, according to the Southern Ohio Organized and Major Crimes Taskforce. In January, Rockie Johnson, who’s in his mid-50s, was arrested after a drug bust in the 200 block...
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LAWRENCE COUNTY’S NOAH THOMPSON IS COMING HOME TOMORROW IN TOP 3 ON AI…

American Idol Noah Thompson placed in the TOP 3 last night, out of 5 contestants on ABC from 8-10 PM after nationwide voting ended. Last night Noah Thompson was still recovering from Covid. The quarantine kept Thompson from meeting “coach” Carrie Underwood in person, but the Idol legend was still able to work her magic on Thompson’s performance of “So Small,” an emotional ballad that brought out the best in Thompson’s voice.
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Both suspects arrested in gas station robbery, connected to Huntington robbery

LAWRENCE COUNTY, Ohio (WSAZ) - Huntington Police say gas station robbery suspect Johnathon Michael Owens is in police custody. Owens was arrested around 12:30 p.m. Monday in the 2100 block of West 5th Avenue. Police say Owens and Tyler Workman are the men who robbed the King Mart in Huntington...
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Huntington Man Sentenced to More than 12 Years in Prison for Role in Multi-State Drug Ring

HUNTINGTON, WV (LOOTPRESS) – A Huntington man was sentenced today to 12 years and six months in prison, to be followed by five years of supervised release, for his role in a multi-state drug trafficking organization (DTO) that distributed large amounts of fentanyl, methamphetamine, oxycodone, heroin, cocaine and cocaine base, also known as “crack,” in the Huntington area.

Search underway for missing Ironton man

IRONTON, OH (WOWK) – The Ironton Police Department is asking for the public’s help searching for a missing man. Police say James Staley, 64, of Ironton, was reported missing by his family. According to the IPD, Staley was last seen some time around May 1. The missing persons report was filed May 7. Anyone with […]
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Remembering the life and legacy of Coach Ed Miller

WHEELERSBURG, Ohio (WSAZ) - The people of Wheelersburg are mourning the loss of legendary football coach Ed Miller. He passed away peacefully on May 14, 2022, at 86 years old. Football fans know Wheelersburg as a perennial power and a model of success. Current head coach Rob Woodward say it wasn’t built overnight.
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Local Woman Shares her Battle with Fibromyalgia

Last week, many people from all over the world recognized Fibromyalgia Awareness Day on May 12. It was a day to share their journey to a diagnosis, and their daily pain and coping strategies. Many people with fibromyalgia fight a silent battle because this disease isn’t visible to the naked eye. You actually have to know a person and how they navigate their daily lives, while carrying the burden of this disease, to understand the effects on a person's body.
ASHLAND, KY

Lucasville man sentenced in manslaughter case

SCIOTO COUNTY, OH (WOWK)—A man who pleaded guilty to voluntary manslaughter has been sentenced to 16 years in prison. Scioto County Prosecutor Shane Tieman said that 35-year-old Carl Dustin Pistole, of Lucasville, pleaded guilty to voluntary manslaughter and robbery on April 27. This plea was in relation to the death of 43-year-old Misty Montgomery. On […]
LUCASVILLE, OH
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NOAH PARADE – MAY ELECTION COLLIDE!

LOUISA,Ky. — Lawrence County’s Noah Thompson has brought excitement to the region, state and nation by making the TOP 3 in this season’s show, and a giant American Idol “Hometown Visit” is planned for tomorrow with an escort through downtown Louisa and a FREE concert at Luke Varney Stadium, which holds about 2,500.

Deputies searching for missing Huntington man

HUNTINGTON, WV (WOWK) – The Cabell County Sheriff’s Office is asking for the public’s help searching for a missing man. According to the sheriff’s Office, Scott Hattis, of Huntington, was last seen leaving work at the Sheetz on 6th Avenue Wednesday, May 11, 2022. Authorities say Hattis has autism and has been staying at the […]
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Man sentenced in manslaughter case

SCIOTO COUNTY, Ohio (WSAZ) -- A man from Lucasville has pled guilty to voluntary manslaughter and robbery in connection with a woman who was found dead lying on the side of the road back in January. The Scioto County Prosecutor’s office says Carl Dustin Pistole, 35, was sentenced to a...
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