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Abduction suspect caught in West Virginia

SUMMERSVILLE, WV (WVNS) – A man who abducted a young girl in Pennsylvania was caught by West Virginia Law Enforcement. A man from Florida was caught in West Virginia after he had abducted a young girl from Pennsylvania. Thomas Edward Grossman III allegedly traveled from Florida to Pennsylvania and abducted the girl. On his way […]
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Jalesea Bass sentenced in murder of Azareyiah Mitchell

OAK HILL, WV (WVNS) – Jalesea Bass, one of the suspects in the murder of Azareyiah Mitchell, was sentenced to prison for several charges in relation to the murder. Jalesea Bass entered a guilty plea for her charges in May, and was sentenced Friday, August 5, 2022. Bass was accused of Second Degree Murder, Concealment […]
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National Program Offers School Prep Boost For Summersville Families

Children in Nicholas County can take part in the annual Save the Children Reading Campaign this Saturday. The program supports children in rural areas with summer learning activities. The program serves communities most impacted by inequality. “It’s a centralized location that will enable families from a number of the area...
SUMMERSVILLE, WV

Oak Hill McDonalds reopens with ‘new experience’

OAK HILL, WV (WVNS) – The Oak Hill McDonalds is reopening this week with a ‘transformed dining experience’. It opens 10 A.M. on Thursday August 11, 2022. The Oak Hill McDonalds invites guests to experience McDonald’s in a new and unexpected way, with a new level of choice, engagement and service. According to McDonalds corporate, […]
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17-year-old sentenced in fatal St. Albans shooting

KANAWHA COUNTY, WV (WOWK) – A 17-year-old has been sentenced to 15 years in prison for fatally shooting a man in March. Court officials say Eli Nelson will be held in a juvenile detention facility until he turns 18 in January. At that time, he will be resentenced in order to be moved to an […]
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Crews on scene of wires down on Delta Avenue in Mount Lookout

CINCINNATI — A section of Delta Avenue in Mount Lookout is blocked after power lines fell, Tuesday afternoon. Click the video player above to watch other afternoon headlines from WLWT News 5. Police reported the incident at 3:22 p.m. between Kroger Avenue and Linwood Avenue. Delays are expected to...
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Smithers man arrests on drug charges

FAYETTE COUNTY, WV (LOOTPRESS) – A Smithers man is facing felony charges in Fayette County. Sheriff Mike Fridley provides the following information regarding this incident. In the late evening hours, deputies executed a search warrant at a residence in Smithers, where probable cause was found that the property owner was selling narcotics. Inside, the residence deputies found over 200 grams of drugs with a street value of approximately $40,000.
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Fayette County woman charged with animal cruelty

FAYETTE COUNTY, WV (LOOTPRESS) – A Hico woman is facing animal cruelty charges in Fayette County. Sheriff Mike Fridley provides the following information regarding this incident. On August 5, 2022, deputies received a call of possible animal cruelty in Glen Ferris. Deputies were advised that individuals in the neighborhood...
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In-person grief support groups return to HospiceCare in the Greenbrier Valley

LEWISBURG (WVDN) – HospiceCare has announced its weekly grief support groups will begin meeting in person again next month after a two-year hiatus due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Starting Sept. 6, grief support groups will meet at noon at Big Clear Creek Baptist Church, 537 Church Street in Rupert, on Tuesdays, and at HospiceCare’s Lewisburg […] The post In-person grief support groups return to HospiceCare in the Greenbrier Valley appeared first on West Virginia Daily News.
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Active Southern WV Announces Fundraising Event at the Gaines Estate

CHARLESTON, WV (WVNS) — If you love exercise or any type of fitness, you will not want to miss this event. Melanie Seiler, the Executive Director for Active Southern West Virginia is proud to announce that Active Southern West Virginia is hosting an upcoming event on Wednesday, August 31, 2022 at The Gaines Estate in […]
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Concerns raised over condition of Kanawha County cemetery and mausoleum

KANAWHA COUNTY, W.Va. (WCHS) — The condition of Montgomery Memorial Park in London, Kanawha County, has been getting attention on social media from concerned visitors. Dorinda Trimble makes the drive from Oak Hill to see her parents and other relatives buried at the cemetery. She was alarmed by what she saw inside the mausoleum on July 31.
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Jet boat operator encounters obstacles but continues forward

ANSTED, W.Va. (AP) — Bobby Bower bought New River Jet Boats at a time that would turn out to be what he termed “the perfect storm of a bad time to start a business.” “It was early 2020, just before COVID hit,” he recalled as he sat in the shade at the shoreline passenger check-in […] The post Jet boat operator encounters obstacles but continues forward appeared first on West Virginia Daily News.
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Fayette County man arrested on drug possession charges

Smithers, West Virginia (WOAY) – A Smithers man is facing felony charges after Fayette County deputies executed a search warrant at his residence and discovered over 200 grams of narcotics with a street value of $40,000. Jonathan W. Oiler, 51, is charged with two counts of Possession with Intent to Deliver Narcotics.
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Boba tea makes splash in Fayetteville

FAYETTEVILLE, WV (WVNS)– Kobe Asian Fusion, a sushi restaurant in Fayetteville, offers “pearls” that turn ordinary iced tea into a cool treat that takes an extra-wide straw. Owner Justin Morris said on Monday, Aug. 8, 2022, that since he brought boba tea, also called “bubble tea,” to his restaurant near the New River Gorge, locals […]
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