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Steve-O coming to West Virginia in July

Charleston, WV (WOWK) — Steve-O, JACKASS star, comedian and author, will make a tour stop at the Charleston Coliseum and Convention Center in Summer 2022. Outback Presents and Steve-O will bring “The Bucket List Tour” to The Theater in the Convention Center on Saturday, July 16. The multimedia comedy show will feature wild stunts and […]
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Here’s the 2022 lineup for Live on the Levee

CHARLESTON, WV (WOWK) — On Tuesday, Mayor Amy Shuler Goodwin announced the lineup for the 2022 season of Live on the Levee, which will begin on May 27. Mayor Goodwin said the almost 20-year tradition of Live on the Levee is just one of the many things to do in Charleston during Summer 2022. “Live […]
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Multiple fire departments respond to Nitro fire

NITRO, WV (WOWK)—Crews are battling a house fire in Nitro. Putnam dispatch says that a call came in around 10:15 p.m. about a house fire on the 2900 block of 29th St. The house was not vacant, but no injuries have been reported. Nitro, St. Albans, Tyler Mountain, South Charleston and other Putnam County fire […]
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Charleston man sentenced to jail in connection with incident involving police officers

CHARLESTON, W.Va. — A Charleston man has been sentenced to jail in connection with an April 2021 incident where he lunged at police officers with a knife and was then shot. Denaul Dickerson, 34, was sentenced in Kanawha County court Tuesday. He previously pleaded guilty to a felony charge of breaking and entering and two misdemeanors of brandishing and assault of a law officer.
CHARLESTON, WV

Oak Hill City Manager retires after decades of service

OAK HILL, WV (WVNS) – After over two decades of service to the city, Oak Hill City Manager Bill Hannabass is retiring. Before becoming city manager, Hannabass also served as a city councilor and the mayor of Oak Hill. Current Oak Hill Mayor Danny Wright says because Oak Hill has a City Management style of […]
OAK HILL, WV

Live on the Levee 2022 lineup announced

CHARLESTON, WV (LOOTPRESS) – Charleston’s Live on the Levee concert series has announced the lineup for its 2022 series of shows. The event – which is held at 6:30pm on Fridays at Haddad Riverfront Park on the Schoenbaum Stage – will kick off this year’s lineup of shows on Friday, May 27, 2022 with a performance from The Carpenter Ants with special guests RedLine.
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WSAZ Investigates | Title Trouble

KANAWHA COUNTY, W.Va. (WSAZ) - The June 2016 flooding that destroyed homes across West Virginia is still a fresh memory for many people almost six years later. That tragic day is something Clifford White thinks of every day while dealing with problems at his house that was rebuilt as part of the RISE flood recovery program. After searching for answers, White said he reached out to WSAZ, hoping that we could make a difference to find a solution.
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Man sentenced for lunging at police with knife

CHARLESTON, WV (WOWK) — A man accused of lunging at police with a knife was sentenced Tuesday morning with credit for time served. Denaul Dickerson was sentenced to up to 10 years in prison for a charge of breaking and entering. He was also sentenced to a year each for brandishing a deadly weapon and […]
CHARLESTON, WV

Kanawha County Commission declares Primary Election results

KANAWHA COUNTY, WV (WOWK) – The Kanawha County Commission and County Clerk’s Office say the Canvass is complete and no races were significantly changed as a result. The Commission sat as the Board of Canvassers and began the Canvass of the May 10 primary election at 7 a.m. Monday, May 16. This includes canvassing all […]
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Jamel Morris returns to Best Virginia

MORGANTOWN, W.Va. – Jamel Morris is back for Best Virginia. The former Fairmont State University standout, who joined the WVU alumni TBT team last summer, has been announced as the latest addition to the group’s roster for this year. “Last year’s experience was amazing, the fans were amazing,”...
MORGANTOWN, WV

Employees raise $260,000 to purchase Roots Community Farm

FAYETTEVILLE, WV (WVNS) – A two-year quest to purchase a community farm in Fayette County was finally completed. Employees at Roots community Farm decided to start working toward buying the farm from the Fayette County Farmland Protection Board in 2020. They formed the West Virginia Agrarian Commons in May of 2020 to purchase the land […]
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Man who lunged at police while holding knives sentenced in court

CHARLESTON, W.Va. (WCHS) — A man who lunged at officers while holding two knives has been sentenced for several crimes. Denaul Dickerson, 34, previously pleaded guilty to felony breaking and entering and two misdemeanor charges of brandishing and assault of a law enforcement officer. During a hearing Tuesday morning before Judge Tera Salango, he was sentenced to up to 10 years in jail, according to court officials.
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H.S. Baseball regional matchups

MORGANTOWN, W.Va. — 24 sectional champions have qualified for the WVSSAC Regional Baseball tournaments. Best-of-three series play can begin Monday, May 23. Regional champions advance to the state tournament at Appalachian Power Park in Charleston. The single-elimination state tournament will begin Thursday, June 2. (Team records updated after the...
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Huskies heading back to states

FALLING ROCK, W.Va. (WSAZ) - The Herbert Hoover Huskies are heading back to Little Creek Park and it’s not for a picnic. They beat Philip Barbour 9-0 Tuesday night to win the regional series in two games. They are the defending Class AA champions, have won five state titles since 2014 and the last four.
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