These Fairmont, WV based Dogs are the latest up for adoption and in need of a good home
Considering pet adoption? Or perhaps you just enjoy all things cute and cuddly? Numerous charming pets are ready for a loving home at animal shelters situated in and near fairmont.
Third suspect charged in Harrison County murder
SALEM, W.Va. — Detectives in Harrison County have made a third arrest in last week’s killing of Dallion Lewis. Douglas Steiner, 35, of Mount Clare, was charged Friday with being an accessory after the fact of murder. Shortly after Lewis’ death on Feb. 21, police arrested Dennis High,...
Clarksburg Mar 02 Weekly Crime Report: 90 Incidents and 10 Crime Stories
Clarksburg Mar 02 Weekly Crime Report: 90 Incidents and 10 Crime Stories. During the last week, Clarksburg reported a total of 90 crime incidents. The most common type of crime was 'Other' with 21 cases, followed closely by 'Theft' with 20 cases. 'Assault' and 'Trespass' were also prevalent with 16 and 13 cases respectively. 'Suspicious Situation' was reported 11 times, while 'Burglary' had 5 incidents. Less frequent were 'Vandalism', 'Arrest', and 'Shooting', each with 2, 1, and 1 cases respectively. The data indicates a concerning level of unlawful activities in the place, with theft and assault being notably high. The authorities need to increase vigilance to curb these activities and ensure the safety of the residents.
One person injured after an incident in Harrison County Saturday afternoon
BRIDGEPORT, W.Va (WDTV) - One person was injured following a motorcycle involved accident in Harrison County Saturday afternoon. Bridgeport Fire Department, EMS, and the Harrison County Sherriff’s Office responded to the scene. According to the Harrison County 911 Center the incident occurred on Garrett Street in Bridgeport at approximately...
The best steakhouse in Morgantown right now, according to diners—plus, see the rest of the top 9
Stacker compiled a list of the highest-rated steakhouses in Morgantown, according to diners' reviews on Yelp as of January 2024.
Unseasonable Warmth Starts Tomorrow
BRIDGEPORT, W.Va (WDTV) - Cloud cover remains overhead tonight and for tomorrow morning before sunny skies take over to start the week allowing temperatures to continue to rise. Tomorrow expect to see high temperatures near 70 degrees if not reaching 70, and we expect to see highs between the low to mid 70s on Monday. Our record high temperature for Monday is 78 degrees in Clarksburg, 77 in Elkins, and 79 in Morgantown. Temperatures remain mild until the passage of a cold front on Wednesday bringing with it rain showers and cooler temperatures, but our high temperatures are still expected to remain above average with highs in the 60s. Michael Moranelli has the details in your First Alert Forecast.
Second suspect in drug-related Mon County killing set for trial this week
MORGANTOWN, W.Va. The second man charged in the drug-related killing of Morgantown resident Matt Moore is scheduled to go to trial in Monongalia County Circuit Court Tuesday at 9 a.m. Cleotis “Ghost” Eppes, of Harper Woods, Michigan, allegedly shot Moore because he was missing drugs and money on Round Bottom...
Clarksburg (WV) Approves $3.1M to Purchase Three New Fire Apparatus
During a special session of the Clarksburg City Council Thursday, Feb. 29, members voted in favor of investing $3.1 million in three new fire apparatus – a rescue truck, ladder truck, and a pumper – for the Clarksburg Fire Department, wboy.com reported. “Each truck will be custom built....
Several Areas of City will be Impacted Due to Planned Power Outage by Mon Power to Upgrade Facilities
On Tuesday, March 5, 2024, there will be a planned power outage to upgrade facilities. The outage will affect customers in the vicinity of Bridgeport, WV. If you are receiving this message, you will experience a service interruption from approximately 7:30 am to 2:30 pm. In the event of inclement weather the planned outage will be rescheduled for Wednesday, March 6, 2024. If you have any questions please call: 800-686-0022. Mon Power thanks you for your patience and understanding while we perform this work to improve your electric service reliability.
Stories of the Week: February 25 through March 2
CLARKSBURG, W.Va. – Here are some of the top stories this week on the WBOY 12News Facebook page. Mountaineer Food Bank has received a donation of $125,000 to support its Veterans Table Program. The 2024 Bob Huggins Fish Fry has been set for April 6. The WVU Mine Rescue...
Richwood native named 70th Mountaineer mascot
MORGANTOWN, WV (LOOTPRESS) – Fulfilling his passion to serve West Virginia University and his home state, Richwood native Braden Adkins will don the buckskins and carry the rifle as the next Mountaineer mascot. After a year in the alternate mascot role, Adkins, a junior economics major from Richwood, was named the 2024-25 Mountaineer mascot Saturday […]
10 Sectional Championship games in NCWV headline Friday night
BRIDGEPORT, W.Va (WDTV) - Highlights from 5 sectional championships and scores from around the region with 10 total NCWV sectional title games on the line tonight!. Games and scores are listed below, with the highlights underneath:. #2 Bridgeport 45 - 36 #1 University. #2 Weir 65 - 66 #1 North...
Kroger workers vote to authorize strike at 38 stores
In an update on its website, the United Food & Commercial Workers Local 400 said that it has agreed to reconvene contract negotiations with Kroger at the request of the Federal Mediation and Conciliation Service and Sen. Joe Manchin (D, WV).
$50,000 Powerball Prizes Awarded in Three West Virginia Towns
CHARLESTON, W.VA. – While the $563 million Mega Millions jackpot remains unclaimed, three lucky Powerball players in West Virginia are celebrating $50,000 wins from the latest drawing. The winning tickets…
22nd Annual WV Fishing, Hunting, and Outdoor Sports Show set to take place this weekend
BRIDGEPORT, W.Va (WDTV) -“We expect thousands upon thousands of people to come flowing through the door to see just the culture of outdoor things. Whether it is hunting, fishing, ATVing, water rafting, RV’s. Anything you can think of will be at this show. We have over 200 vendor booths, with over 160 individual vendors. It’s over 100,000 square feet of just vendor space. And we have them from all over the country, as far as Indiana. All over the world actually, South Africa, Canada, and all across the U.S.”
Mountaineers' Home Season Finale Tip-Off Moved Up
The tip-off between West Virginia and TCU tips off earlier than scheduled
First at 4 Forum: Cory Chase and Athey Lutz
BRIDGEPORT, W.Va (WDTV) - Cory Chase of Solar United Neighbor’s and Athey Lutz, local distiller and recent solar recipient, joined First at 4 on Friday. They talked about their nonprofit efforts to bring solar power to those who need it, how solar helped Ari save money, and where people can learn more.
Clarksburg Jersey Mike’s kicks off annual ‘Month of Giving’
This year, Clarksburg's Jersey Mike's Subs location has chosen to donate a percentage of its profits to WVU Medicine Children's Hospital all throughout the month of March as part of the company's annual "Month of Giving."
Jerry Dove exit ramp to close next week for repairs
The southbound exit ramp at Exit 124 of Interstate 79 to Jerry Dove Drive will be closed for repairs starting next week.
Mountaineers Now Postgame Show: Texas Tech 81, WVU 70
Recapping West Virginia's loss to Texas Tech.