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Body found by train tracks in Huntington

HUNTINGTON, WV (WOWK) — A body was found by the railroad tracks in Huntington after allegedly being struck by a train at the 700 block of 7th Avenue on Saturday. Cabell County dispatch says that the body was found around 4:40 p.m. after reports of someone being struck by a train. Huntington Police Department, Fire […]
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WWII veteran returns home for final days with help from MetroHealth

CLEVELAND, Ohio (WOIO) - As the last living WWII Medal of Honor recipient nears his final days, he will be resting in his own home. Hershel Woodrow ‘Woody’ Williams was the VIP passenger Saturday morning for the Metro Life Flight team, along with his grandson Brent. According to...
CLEVELAND, OH
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Lawrence County starts inaugural burger week

LOUISA, Ky. (WYMT) - For the first time in its history, Lawrence County is hosting a burger week now through July 2nd. “It’s more of a thing to get people to come to Louisa and try these burgers and this stuff,” Wes Kingsmore, chairman of the Lawrence County Tourism Commission, said.
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Search warrant reveals nearly three pounds of methamphetamine at Lawrence County residence

IRONTON, Ohio (WCHS) — Months of investigation led law enforcement agencies in Lawrence County to make an arrest for drug trafficking Thursday. Andrew McClain, 34, of Ironton was taken into custody after investigators found nearly three pounds of methamphetamine along with drug paraphernalia, digital scales and an undisclosed amount of cash, according to a social media post from the Ironton Police Department.
LAWRENCE COUNTY, OH
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Investigators: Man arrested in county’s largest meth bust ever

LAWRENCE COUNTY, Ohio (WSAZ) - A man from Ironton was arrested Thursday in what investigators say involved the largest amount of methamphetamine seized in the history of Lawrence County. According to Prosecutor Brigham Anderson, suspect Andrew McClain, 34, was arrested after investigators found nearly three pounds of meth, as well...
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Crowd in Huntington protests overturning of Roe v. Wade

HUNTINGTON, W.Va. (WSAZ) - A crowd gathered Friday night in front of the Cabell County Courthouse to speak out against the U.S. Supreme Court’s ruling to overturn Roe v. Wade. Those who attended lit candles, held signs, and cheered when they got honks from drivers on 5th Avenue. The...
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Andy's Saturday Evening Forecast - Jun 25

The Barboursville and Shawnee soccer pitches are hosting a blowout youth tournament this weekend. Tony roamed the City Park fields for a look at the fun and excitement. Crowd in Huntington protests overturning of Roe v. Wade. Updated: Jun. 25, 2022 at 2:57 AM UTC. The crowd voiced their disappointment...
BARBOURSVILLE, WV

Ona Fire Department offering summer volunteer opportunities

ONA, WV (LOOTPRESS) – The Ona Volunteer Fire Department announced Monday that it would be accepting volunteers for assistance with various tasks at the station over the summer. The announcement specified that high school students looking to complete their community service hours were welcome to reach out for the...
ONA, WV
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Youth Regional Soccer Tourney

HUNTINGTON, W.Va. (WSAZ) -The prestigious US YOUTH EASTERN REGIONALS are in town for a 5 day blowout soccer tourney. Teams and clubs are in from a dozen states with eyes on a berth in the Nationals next month in Florida. It’s the first time the regional finals have come back to Barboursville in the Covid Era. Tony stopped by the Barboursville fields for a look at the action and a story on soccer moms!
HUNTINGTON, WV
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Students in Marshall’s M.S. in Forensic Science program achieve highest collective score nationwide on Forensic Science Assessment Test

The graduating class of Marshall University’s Master of Science in Forensic Science program has again earned the highest collective score in the nation on the Forensic Science Assessment Test (FSAT). Since the program was accredited in 2005, Marshall’s M.S. Forensic Science students have ranked No. 1 for 11 of the 13 years that they participated.
HUNTINGTON, WV
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Everett Rene Burnett

Mr. Everett Rene Burnett, age 83, of Grayson, Kentucky, passed away Monday, June 20, 2022 at Kings Daughter Medical Center, in Ashland, Kentucky. Everett was born Monday, November 28th, 1938 in Carter County, Kentucky to the late Willie and Ruby Davis Burnett. In addition to his parents he is preceded...
GRAYSON, KY
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Generation Next — Matt James, 36, Assistant Dean of Student Affairs, Marshall University

Matt James is a native of Bluefield, West Virginia. After graduating valedictorian of his high school class, Matt landed in Huntington in 2004 — quickly immersing himself in campus life. During his undergraduate years, Matt’s peers elected him “Mr. Marshall 2007” and Student Body President in 2008. These experiences literally changed his life and career trajectory.
BLUEFIELD, WV
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Joe Ellet White, Sr

Joe Ellet White, Senior age 63, of Grayson Ky, formerly of Dry Branch, WV Cabin Creek passed away Saturday June 18th 2022 at his residence. He was born Friday February 6th, 1959, the son of the late Clyde W. White Sr. and Ida Mae Chambers White. He was also preceded...
GRAYSON, KY
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South Point to choose new superintendent

SOUTH POINT — The South Point Board of Education is weighing candidates for the position of the district’s superintendent. Mark Christian, who has served in the position for several years, will be stepping down when his contract ends on July 31. Christian said that TJ Howard, who serves...
SOUTH POINT, OH
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Man arrested in largest meth bust in Lawrence County

Drug task forces seizes three pounds of methamphetamine from Ironton home. An Ironton man was arrested on Friday after the drug task force said they seized approximately three pounds of methamphetamine from his Walnut Street house. The street value of the illegal drug is over $8,000, according to officers. According...
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