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One person injured in single-vehicle accident in Bridgeport

BRIDGEPORT, W.Va (WDTV) - One person was sent to United Hospital Center following a single-vehicle accident on Sunday morning, according to the Harrison County 911 Communications Office. The accident happened on Benedum Drive and the 911 call came in at 9:13 am. The Bridgeport Police Department is investigating.
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Mercer County, WVWOWK

WV man arrested following a sexual assault investigation

MERCER CO., WV (WOWK) – Police in Mercer County made an arrest Friday following a sexual abuse investigation. Dennis Norwood, 68 of Athens, WV, was arrested at his home and now faces multiple charges. The alleged allegations involved six victims that were identified and range from ages four to 12...

Dr. Nicole Pride resigns as president of West Virginia State University

INSTITUTE, WV (WOWK)—According to a release from the university, Dr. Nicole Pride has resigned as the president of West Virginia State University, effective immediately. Dr. Pride resigned during a WVSU Board of Governors meeting on Friday, and the board members voted to accept her resignation. Members of Pride’s senior Cabinet...

Pharmaceutical plant idled despite effort to save jobs

CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — A West Virginia pharmaceutical plant that employed nearly 1,500 people has been idled despite a last-ditch attempt by labor and advocacy groups to keep it open. Time ran out Saturday for workers at the former Mylan pharmaceuticals plant in Morgantown, the Charleston Gazette-Mail reported. Drugmaker Viatris...
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What to do in West Virginia August 1 through August 8

Looking for something to do in southern West Virginia this coming week? Here are some ideas. August 1: Theatre West Virginia presents Landua Live at Grandview. On Sunday, August 1, Theatre West Virginia will conclude its 2021 season with a musical grand finale. The event will feature West Virginia native and season six winner of NBC TV’s “America’s Got Talent” Landau Eugene Murphy Jr. and his special guests Voices of Classic Soul, featuring the former lead singers of The Temptations, The Platters, The Drifters and The Four Tops.
Fairmont, WVMetro News

I-79 widening project getting started in Fairmont

FAIRMONT, W.Va. — Work on a $72.5 million widening project is getting started on Interstate 79 in Fairmont. DOH District 4 Engineer Mike Cronin said Pennsylvania-based Swank Construction is doing the work on the 3.1-mile section between the South Fairmont and Pleasant Valley exits. “We are widening the entire section...
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WVU Extends Offer to Highly Targeted 2024 DE

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