Brookhaven, WVWDTV

Break-in leaves community on edge

BROOKHAVEN, W.Va (WDTV) -The break-in happened Friday but Brookhaven resident Ashlee Parker says she doesn’t believe it was an isolated incident. “It’s problem in the area and it needs to stop,” said Parker. When Parker recently looked at her home security video she saw someone looking looking into her car.
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Cameron, WVWTOV 9

Cameron officials continue to craft plan to expedite cleanup

CAMERON, W.Va. — Cameron held its first meeting since the flooding and after the governor's declaration of a state of emergency on Wednesday. City officials said there could be discussions on funding soon but are waiting on the state. "We are in the process of hearing back from them on...
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Harrison County man guilty of child pornography charge

CLARKSBURG, WEST VIRGINIA – Terrell Anderson, of Bridgeport, West Virginia, was found guilty today of a child pornography charge, Acting U.S. Attorney Randolph J. Bernard announced. After a two-day trial, the federal jury found Anderson, 25, guilty of one count of “Possession of Child Pornography.” Anderson had child pornography on...
Monongalia County, WVWDTV

Monongalia County officials speak on crime in the area

MORGANTOWN, W.Va (WDTV) - President Joe Biden spoke about gun violence on Wednesday and there were two shootings in Morgantown within ten days. Officials in Monongalia County say that with the recent shootings and crime in the area, most of it is minor compared to other parts of the country.
Fayette County,

Woman, four animals dead following Fayette County house fire

EAST MILLSBORO, Pa. — A woman and her four animals died following a house fire in Luzerne Township, Fayette County on Wednesday afternoon. The Isabella Volunteer Fire Department chief said the house was totally engulfed when firefighters arrived at the scene along the 100 block of River Road. Watch Sky...
Morgantown, WVMetro News

Monongalia County Commission uses new state law to reject additional health department regulations on medical marijuana

MORGANTOWN, W.Va. — The Monongalia County Commission unanimously rejected additional regulations for medical marijuana dispensaries proposed by the Monongalia County Board of Health in a meeting held Wednesday in Morgantown. All three commissioners acknowledged the complexity of the medical cannabis business, security, safety and legal issues addressed by the health...
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Monongalia County Commission changes mask mandate for county buildings

MORGANTOWN, W.Va. — The Monongalia County Commission agreed Wednesday to end the mask mandate in county buildings for West Virginians who are fully vaccinated for the coronavirus. Commission President Sean Sikora said during the body’s meeting the decision was made following consecutive weeks of declining active case numbers. “My last...
Farmington, WVWDTV

Farmington woman charged with malicious assault in alleged baseball bat attack

FARMINGTON, W.Va (WDTV) - A Farmington woman has been charged with malicious assault after allegedly beating another woman with a baseball bat. On May 21, Adrianna Gum allegedly hit a woman several times with a baseball bat during a fight. While on scene, police say they saw fresh blood on the back of the victim’s head, a swollen right cheek near her eye, and several other minor wounds as a result of the fight.

2022 3-Star Athlete Raleigh Collins III Makes Return Visit To West Virginia

Raleigh Collins has seen and learned a lot about the West Virginia football program over the last week. The 2022 3-star athlete from Philadelphia took part in a WVU football camp on Friday and followed that up by making another unofficial visit to Morgantown on Tuesday. During this latest visit, Collins had a 1-on-1 workout with Mountaineer assistant Jeff Koonz, along with getting a tour of the campus, the facilities and of Morgantown.
Star City,

Small Town, Big Past

Little Star City has a surprising lot of history. Celebrate it this saturday. Founded in 1907, Star City was named for a glass factory—Star Glass Company. The little town on the Mon came to house more than a dozen glass factories and, along the way, it elected itself a Socialist mayor and council more than a few times and hosted an important cross-river ferry.
Cameron, WVWTOV 9

Cameron hit hard by flash flooding

The city of Cameron experienced flash flooding on Monday night with up to several feet of flooding in certain areas -- the most it's experienced in years. Local contractors are coming in to assist with the damage and clean up the streets. "We were dealt a huge blow,” Mayor Greg...
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COVID-19 cases remain low in region, state

The state reported 177 new COVID-19 cases Tuesday, bringing Pennsylvania’s total to 1,210,646. The state Health Department also reported 34 new virus deaths, none of which involved residents of Washington, Greene or Fayette counties. The virus, as of Tuesday, has claimed 27,604 lives in Pennsylvania since March 2020. Washington and...
Morgantown, WVWDTV

WVU and Arkansas to meet in Big 12/SEC Challenge

MORGANTOWN, W.Va (WDTV) - WVU men’s basketball is set to face Arkansas in the Big 12/SEC Challenge on Saturday, Jan. 29. The game will be played in Fayetteville, Ark. Television information and the time of the game will be released at a later date. This is the ninth year of...