Preston County woman charged with choking 2-year-old child
KINGWOOD, W.Va (WDTV) - A Preston County woman has been charged after officers said she choked a child and a man. Officers responded to a dispute at a home on Oak St. in Kingwood on Saturday around 11 p.m., according to a criminal complaint. When officers arrived at the home,...
Human remains identified as those of a man who has been missing for over a year
MONONGALIA COUNTY, WV (LOOTPRESS) – The human remains discovered on February 26, 2023, in Monongalia County, WV, have been identified as Bryn Hargreaves. Hargreaves, originally from England, who was reported missing on January 16th, 2022. His last known location was his residence at the Whisper Creek Apartment Complex, which is located off of South Pierpont […]
Westover Police asking for help identifying 2 men, SUV
The Westover Police Department is asking for help from the public in identifying two men and an SUV.
UPDATE: Nathan Rhodes to return to school after days of protest from Independence classmates
UPDATE: SOPHIA, WV (LOOTPRESS) – Independence High School student Nathan Rhodes has reportedly been reinstated and will return to school. According to Rhodes’ father, Nathan will be returning to school following days of extensive protest from the students of Independence High. ”He has been reinstated and can now have some sense of normalcy again,” he […]
Dozens of guinea pigs found at Morgantown home, man charged
MORGANTOWN, W.Va (WDTV) - A man is facing charges after officers said more than 50 living and about 20 dead guinea pigs were found at a Morgantown home. Authorities spoke with a woman from Animal House Rescue on April 2, 2022 about rescuing guinea pigs from a home on Cornerstone Vlg in Morgantown, according to a criminal complaint.
Massive Fire at a Rubber Facility Near West Virginia and Pennsylvania State Line Sees Local Crews Assist
According to WDTV, several emergency crews have responded to a major rubber fire at the Pennsylvania state border. Crews responded to the fire shortly after 11 a.m. in Greene County, Pennsylvania, according to the Monongalia County 911 Center. Officials said a hazardous materials team is currently responding to the scene...
Police: Fairmont woman on ‘prescribed methamphetamine’ hits man walking on sidewalk
FAIRMONT, W.Va (WDTV) - A woman who allegedly told officers she was on “prescribed methamphetamine” has been charged after she hit a man walking on a sidewalk. Authorities said 30-year-old Marissa Crim, of Fairmont, was driving northbound on Locust Ave. on Sunday when she turned into an empty parking lot and back onto Locust Ave. southbound in the northbound lane, according to a criminal complaint.
State Police to conduct 4/20 sobriety checkpoint
The West Virginia State Police will be conducting a sobriety checkpoint in Marion County on Thursday, April 20, per a release.
Multiple-vehicle accident briefly shuts down I-79 northbound
According to Monongalia County 911 officials, the northbound lanes on Interstate 79 have been shut down near the University Town Center exit due to a multiple vehicle accident.
Cinderella Project kicks off for prom season
West Virginia Caring held its opening day for its "Cinderella Project" on March 18.
3 drug companies to lease space in Morgantown innovation center
WVU Medicine announced in a release on Monday that it has found three U.S.-based drug companies to take up space at the WVU Innovation Corporation.
North Elementary investigation expected to wrap up this week
MORGANTOWN, W.Va (WDTV) - An ongoing investigation into reported student abuse at North Elementary School will soon be complete. According to Board of Education Superintendent Eddie Campbell, the investigation is expected to wrap up early this week. After his office gets the findings and feedback from the investigation, Campbell says...
Man arrested after attempting to flee from police in Preston County
A Morgantown man is being held at Tygart Valley Regional Jail after he allegedly attempted to flee from law enforcement Wednesday evening in Preston County, crashing his vehicle multiple tim. You have reached content available exclusively to Dominion Post subscribers.
Multi-vehicle crash halts traffic on I-79
BRIDGEPORT, W.Va (WDTV) - Emergency crews responded to a multi-vehicle wreck on Interstate 79 in Monongalia County. The crash happened around 5:30 p.m. Saturday near mile marker 154 near Morgantown. 911 officials said several vehicles were involved. As of 6 p.m., at least one person had been taken to the...
Members of the Morgantown community gathered to “Stand for Jesus”
MORGANTOWN, W.Va (WDTV) - Amid a spiritual movement across the country. One local church invited the community to “Stand for Jesus.”. After a personal loss, Laura Dixon found herself back at church and connecting with her faith. “Which I started back to church two months ago when my son...
Easter Bunny visiting Morgantown Mall
Morgantown Mall will be hosting the Easter Bunny until April 8, while putting on a few festivities during their visit.
WVU football personnel notes: Mallinger to moving to offense, plus injury overview
MORGANTOWN, W.Va. — WVU football head coach Neal Brown highlighted a noteworthy position change during Monday’s spring football press conference. Redshirt sophomore Davis Mallinger will move from safety to wide receiver ahead of the 2023 season, according to the head coach. Mallinger is entering his third season with the program and has appeared in 12 […]
West Virginia Moves into the Top 25
The Mountaineers are on a nine-game winning streak and have climbed into the top 25
DEI announces new weekly advoChat
Faculty, staff and students are invited to join Maggie Von Dolteren, prevention education specialist with the Division of Diversity, Equity and Inclusion, from 12:30-1:30 p.m. every Monday on Zoom to help develop advocacy skills and learn how to get involved on campus. AdvoChat will provide a safe space to learn...
Mileground project now expected to stretch into late 2023
MORGANTOWN — Construction on the Mileground widening project is now expected to stretch through the majority of 2023. West Virginia Department of Transportation Spokesperson Jennifer Do. You have reached content available exclusively to Dominion Post subscribers.
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