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Preston Co. man sentenced in TX-Morgantown drug case

CLARKSBURG, W.Va. (WBOY) — Chief U.S. District Judge Thomas Kleeh sentenced a Preston County man to nearly six years (70 months) in federal prison for his role in methamphetamine, crack cocaine, fentanyl and heroin drug distribution operation, United States Attorney William Ihlenfeld announced. David Gamble, 58, of Masontown, pleaded guilty in February 2022 to one […]
PRESTON COUNTY, WV
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Aviation Company with Site in Bridgeport Announces its Expansion Plans with 40,000 Square Foot Facility

Rebeca Romero Rainey, president and CEO of the Independent Community Bankers of America® (ICBA), was the special guest at a small business celebration in Clarksburg at Engine Management Specialist, LLC. The event, which highlighted the success between Engine Management Specialist, LLC and its local community bank, Clear Mountain Bank,...
CLARKSBURG, WV

Condition of Clarksburg shooting victim released

CLARKSBURG, W.Va. (WBOY) — The man who was shot late Saturday night in Clarksburg is expected to survive, the Clarksburg Police Department announced Monday. The victim, a man who has yet to be identified, was flown to Ruby Memorial Hospital after he was shot multiple times over the weekend. At the time of the incident, […]
CLARKSBURG, WV
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Noah Braham ready to carry on his dad’s WVU football legacy in his own way

MORGANTOWN, W.Va (WDTV) - It’s been nearly 20 years since a University football player has earned a scholarship spot down the road in the WVU recruiting class. “It’s been my dream to play here so it’s what I wanted to do, it’s a pretty special experience and being able to like actually go in and be on the same level of al these guys coming in that are like three stars, four stars, it’s pretty cool,” said Noah Braham.
MORGANTOWN, WV
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Morgantown citizens attempting to recall entire city council

MORGANTOWN, W.Va (WDTV) - A group of Morgantown residents are petitioning to recall the entire city council. The recallers believe the city council is not concerned with public safety. They’re blaming the city council for low morale among the police and fire departments. Morgantown citizens have been attending city...
MORGANTOWN, WV
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West Virginia Loses Star Running Back

Morgantown, West Virginia – The West Virginia Mountaineers football program has just lost one of its most talented, accomplished players on the team. Lyn-J Dixon, who played for the Clemson Tigers for the past four seasons, transferred to play for West Virginia during the offseason and was expected to take on a big role for the Mountaineers this season.
MORGANTOWN, WV
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West Virginia state police looking for missing person

The West Virginia State Police sent out a press release saying they are conducting a missing person investigation. State police say they are looking for John Bryce Westerhausen, 58 years old, of Clarksburg. Westerhausen was last seen in the Clarksburg area on the evening of Tuesday, June 21, 2022 around 7:30 PM driving a red, […]
CLARKSBURG, WV
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Sheetz ‘lowers pain at the pump’ with lower prices on gas

BRIDGEPORT, W.Va (WDTV) - Sheetz announced on Monday it will “help reduce pain at the pump” on select types of gas through the July 4th holiday travel season. The price of Unleaded 88 will be reduced to $3.99 per gallon, and the price of E-85 fuel will be reduced to $3.49 per gallon.
BRIDGEPORT, WV
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Part One: W.Va. Will Soon Have The Country's Last Greyhound Tracks

Next year, West Virginia will have the last two greyhound racing tracks in the United States. The state government is bound by law to support the greyhound racing operations at two casinos — in Wheeling and Cross Lanes. In this four-part radio series, West Virginia Public Broadcasting (WVPB) goes...
CROSS LANES, WV
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Former Tennessee Commit Enters Transfer Portal

West Virginia running back and former Tennessee commit Lyn-J Dixon entered the transfer portal, On3’s Matt Zenitz first reported Monday. Dixon was a brief member of Tennessee’s 2018 recruiting class, committing to Butch Jones staff in June of 2017 before de-committing after Tennessee fell to 3-3 (0-3 SEC) in the 2017 season.
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Grafton lottery player wins $1 million dollar prize

GRAFTON, W.Va (WDTV) - A local lottery player bought the winning Powerball ticket worth $1 million. According to the West Virginia Lottery, the player purchased the ticket at the Grafton Circle K. The winning ticket was picked Monday, June 27.
GRAFTON, WV
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Man helps local community by attempting to golf 117 holes

BRIDGEPORT, W.Va (WDTV) - Many of us enjoy hitting the golf course for 18 holes, but one local man is doing that 6.5 times over!. Jimmy Stemple is helping United Way and the local community by attempting to golf 117 holes all on foot at the Bridgeport Country Club. That...
BRIDGEPORT, WV
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Protest over Roe v. Wade breaks out in Clarksburg

CLARKSBURG, W.Va (WDTV) - A protest regarding the U.S. Supreme Court’s overturning of Roe v. Wade broke out on Clarksburg’s Main St. in front of the Harrison County Commission Monday evening around 7 p.m. Demonstrators held up signs with phrases such as “reproductive rights are human rights,” and...
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Owens and Minor breaks ground on new distribution center in Morgantown

MORGANTOWN, W.Va. — A Fortune 500 company has officially broken ground in Morgantown. Medical logsitics company Owens and Minor (OMI), hosted a ground breaking ceremony at the Morgantown Industrial Park Monday afternoon as part of their new working partnership with WVU Medicine. Representatives from both WVU Medicine and Owens and Minor were in attendance as well as state officials including West Virginia Secretary of Economic Development Mitch Carmichael.
MORGANTOWN, WV
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