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2 accused of killing Waynesburg couple could face death penalty

WAYNESBURG, Pa. (KDKA) — Two people accused of killing a couple in Waynesburg could face the death penalty.Judy Hunter and Kevin Williford were found shot to death in a home on Morris Street in February after their landlord said he hadn't heard from his tenants in several days.Shawna Smith and Cortland Rogers are facing charges in the deaths of Hunter and Williford and could now face the death penalty. Police said the victims and suspects knew each other. 
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Cardinals Name Anna Kowalska New Head Women's Basketball Coach

Wheeling, W. Va. - After an extensive coaching search, the Wheeling University Athletic Department has announced the hiring of Anna Kowalska as the new Head Women's Basketball Coach on Monday. She becomes the 13th Head Coach in program history and takes over a Wheeling team that made it to the Quarterfinals of the Mountain East Conference (MEC) playoffs last season. Kowalska brings with her 10 years of college basketball coaching experience as well as experience playing at the Division I Junior College and NCAA Division I level, where she won All-American and All-Academic honors during her time.

Catch the Gin Blossoms live at Oglebay’s Backyard BBQ Festival

WHEELING, W.Va. (WTRF) — Oglebay’s first Backyard BBQ Festival presented by The Glessner Group takes place on Friday, May 27, and Saturday, May 28 at Oglebay’s Levenson Shelter. The festival is open to the public and includes live music, barbeque demonstrations, kids’ activities, and more. Add to your experience with bourbon-tasting, food trucks, and a […]

Town of Bethany ready to revitalize

BETHANY, W.Va. (WTRF) – The Town of Bethany is ready to revitalize. While the list of possible projects is long, some have already begun. It’s not just for the town. Officials also want to do what’s in the best interest of Bethany College. Currently the town is paving and installing new gas lines, but Mayor […]
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Win tickets to see Lee Brice in Wheeling

Here’s your chance to see Lee Brice live in concert at The Capitol Theatre in Wheeling THIS SATURDAY, May 28. Doors open at 7 p.m. and the show starts at 8 p.m. Winners will be drawn daily through Thursday, May 26. Winners will need to pick up tickets at the radio station in Cambridge before 5pm Friday, May 27. One entry per person. Duplicate entries will be disqualified.

The road to recovery starts in the Ohio Valley

WHEELING, W.Va. (WTRF)– The Ohio Valley is working towards a safer and healthier community. Organizations from both sides of the river have partnered to get people back on the road to recovery. The 3rd annual Discover Recovery is a FREE event for those struggling with a substance use disorder...

Gov. Justice announces two new WV GameChanger schools

WHEELING & BLACKSVILLE, WV (LOOTPRESS) – Gov. Jim Justice today joined local and state education leaders, along with several other officials, for a pair of events announcing Wheeling Park High School and Clay-Battelle Middle/High School as the latest additions to the student-powered WV GameChanger Opioid and Substance Misuse Prevention Education Program.

Don’t forget to buckle up for the ‘Click it or Ticket it’ campaign

WHEELING, W. Va. (WTRF)-You might want to think twice the next time you drive off without a seat belt on.  Agencies from the tri-state area are teaming up for the Click it or Ticket it Border to Border initiative. They’ll be at state border checkpoints to make sure you and your passengers are properly buckled.  US Transportation officials […]

High School Baseball Regional Breakdown

BRIDGEPORT, W.Va (WDTV) - High School baseball regional play kicks off this week, with five NCWV teams in the hunt for a spot in the state tournament. In Class AAA, Bridgeport and Morgantown will square off, the same Region I matchup that was played last year, the Indians taking the series in two games. The Mohigans earned the Section 1 title with a 13-12 walk-off victory in the first go around with Wheeling Park, while Bridgeport went to all three games with University, clinching an 11-10 win over the Hawks in the final inning.

Tingle to be Student Assistant Coach at West Liberty

WEST LIBERTY, W.Va. – West Liberty University head women’s basketball coach Kyle Cooper announced Monday that Audrey Tingle, the Hilltoppers’ record-setting All-American point guard, will remain with the program as a student assistant coach for the 2022-23 season.      Tingle, who spent the past five seasons rewriting the West Liberty and NCAA Division II record […]

Kowalska Introduced as New Head Women’s Basketball Coach

Wheeling, W, Va. (WTRF) – University President Ginny Favede introduced Anna Kowalska as the new coach Monday morning. Kowalska takes over after Matt Schmidt resigned after just one year of duty. She spent her playing days at Kent State and most recently served on West Virginia Tech’s coaching staff. She shared her priorities now just […]

Belmont County police warn of phone scam using their phone number

Police in Bridgeport, Ohio are warning of a phone scam going around. Police in Bridgeport say individuals are calling residents informing them that their personal bank accounts have been compromised. Those calling are allegedly spoofing the police station’s number. Police say to ask for an officer to come to your home and that they will […]

Seals named Triadelphia Middle School principal

OHIO COUNTY, W.Va. — With school out for the summer, Ohio County Board of Education meeting celebrated accomplishments of the school year. “We were able to celebrate OVAC Coach of the Year - Brian Leggett, as well as an incident that took place in one of our elementary schools where Martha Busack was in action able to save the child,” Superintendent Kim Miller said. “It was nice to be able to celebrate them, as well as “Tank” Hawkins who was a state champion in the 100 and 200. We were able to have him and his family here, as well. So, we are proud of a lot of things taken place."

Colerain police searching for missing 30-year-old woman

JESSAMINE COUNTY, Ky. — Police in Colerain are searching for a missing woman. Police said Lindsay Bass, 30, was last seen on May 20 in the area of the Yacht Club off of Dry Ridge Road. She was last seen wearing charcoal sweat pants, hot pink high tops and...

Ohio County BOE gives accolades to award recipients

WHEELING, W.Va (WTRF) — On Monday, the Ohio County Board of Education held its end of the year meeting to wrap up the 2021-22 academic school year. The board also recognized Wheeling Park’s wrestling head coach Brian Leggett, who was named the OVAC Coach of the Year last Monday. Jerrae Hawkins, who is commonly referred […]

VIDEO: Colerain firefighters join game of basketball at local school

COLERAIN, Ohio — Some firefighters with the Colerain Fire Department joined a few third and fourth graders for a game of basketball on Monday. The firefighters were at Beautiful Savior Lutheran Church for a "Touch a Truck" event. Firefighters showed them around their firetruck and even played a game...