First responders pay respects to fallen state trooper
First responders from Marion County and beyond lined up outside Fairmont on Saturday afternoon to pay their respects to a fallen state trooper.
Woman charged after task force members locate 40 grams of meth during search in Fairmont
A woman has been charged after task force members located 40 grams of methamphetamine during a search in Fairmont.
David Bonasso, dentist and community advocate, retires
FAIRMONT – It’s not even 9 a.m., and David Bonasso and Barbara Oleyarski-Witt have already leveled one another with enough insults and name-calling to last well into the afternoon. Al. You have reached content available exclusively to Dominion Post subscribers.
Man charged after cocaine and alprazolam allegedly found in his home
A Fairmont man is in custody after task force members found drugs in his home while executing a search warrant.
Police Identify Woman Killed in Tuesday Vehicle Crash
According to WDTV, authorities have identified the victim of a fatal crash in Fairmont. The crash happened Tuesday morning near the intersection of Locust Ave. and Oakwood Rd. Fairmont Police told 5 News Sandra Wyont, 64, of Fairmont, died from injuries sustained in the crash. The vehicle Wyont was a passenger in failed to stop at a stop sign and hit another vehicle, police said.
Humidity, warm weather will lead to afternoon storms
Yesterday we fell just shy of 90 degrees but it was still our warmest day since July 24th of last year.
Crews respond to multi-car crash in Marion County
MARION COUNTY, W.Va (WDTV) - Emergency crews responded to a multi-car crash in Marion County Thursday evening. Crews were dispatched to the crash on Husky Hwy. near Carnegie Rd. outside of Farmington just after 6 p.m., according to the Marion County 911 Center. Officials say three cars were involved in...
Man charged with stabbing victim in the back in Fairmont
A man who goes by "Wild Bill" has been charged after he allegedly stabbed a victim because they were being too loud.
West Virginia man charged in burglaries of grieving relatives' homes
Jun. 1—OAKLAND — A Fairmont, West Virginia, man has entered guilty pleas in a string of burglaries committed while the homeowners were attending funeral services or viewings for their family members, the Garrett County State's Attorney's Office said. Logan Paul Vessecchia, 23, pleaded guilty Thursday in Garrett County...
Clarksburg Summer a Concert Series Begins Saturday, June 3rd
The summer concert series is set to begin on Saturday, June 3rd (6pm-9pm) at the Clarksburg Amphitheater off of Clarksburg Square Rd. “We are excited to ANNOUNCE, Summer Concert Series Season is among us! We have top-notch performers COMING YOUR WAY! As well as some of our favorite food trucks returning! Join the fun every other week and join us at the amphitheater.” The schedule can be seen below:
‘Major delays’ expected on I-79 S next week
"Major delays" are expected on Interstate 79 southbound the week of Monday, June 5 through Friday, June 9 as West Virginia Division of Highways (DOH) crews work on the next phase of the new Tygart River Bridge.
2 conspired in Gypsy drive-by shooting, complaint alleges
The two people arrested Wednesday in connection to a drive-by shooting that happened in Gypsy, Harrison County last month are accused of conspiring in the lead-up to the deed, according to a criminal complaint.
Civil complaint claims Clarksburg mayor, vice mayor, council violated open meeting rules
A Clarksburg resident has filed a civil complaint against the city and its mayor and vice mayor claiming a violation of West Virginia open meetings rules.
Clarksburg 5k raises funds for dancers to go to Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade
A 5k walk/run fundraiser was held in Clarksburg Saturday morning to raise money for a group of young dancers so they can make it to the Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade.
Cartoon Headquarters Fun Zone to host Family Fun Extravaganza in Clarksburg
CLARKSBURG, W.Va (WDTV) - Cartoon Headquarters Fun Zone is hosting what they call the Family Fun Extravaganza on Saturday at Clarksburg City Park. The extravaganza will feature inflatables, vendors, crafts, food trucks, and much more. The money earned at the event will be going toward the WVU Children’s Hospital. Jazmine Capicola, assistant director of the Family Fun Extravaganza, says this is a good way for the community to have fun, while also raising money for a good cause.
‘Birdeye Bend’ Section Of W.Va. Mountain Rides Tourism Project Dedicated
Another section of West Virginia’s Mountain Rides MotorTrail is now marked for touring. The Birdeye Bend section of the four statewide tourism loops extends more than 170 miles through Morgantown, Elkins and Clarksburg. It is known by West Virginia guides as Mountaineer Country. At a dedication ceremony along the...
Major Delays Starting Monday on Interstate 79 South of City for Southbound Traffic Due to Lane Closure
There will be a lane closure on Interstate 79 southbound, at mile marker 132 (South Fairmont), to mile marker 133 (Kingmont), from 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. Monday, June 5, 2023, through Friday, June 9, 2023, for work crews to erect girders for phase II of the new Tygart River Bridge.
Man charged with fleeing from crash that injured three while intoxicated
FAIRMONT, W.Va (WDTV) - A Wetzel County man has been charged in Marion County after authorities say he fled from the scene of an accident that left three people injured. Authorities responded to a crash on on Helen’s Run Rd. near Morgan Run Rd. on Saturday, May 27, according to a criminal complaint.
Clarksburg’s first female City Manager to be sworn in later this month
CLARKSBURG, W.Va (WDTV) - The City of Clarksburg appointed the city’s first female City Manager in April, and she will be sworn in later this month. Tiffany Fell will fill the role vacated by Harry Faulk in April 2022 when she is sworn in on Monday, June 12 at 10 a.m. in the City Council Chambers in Clarksburg.
SIGNING: Antwan Hilliard Moves from Land to Air
SHINNSTON, W.Va (WDTV) - After starting for nearly his entire high school career, Antwan Hilliard is finally ready to take the next step. Hilliard, one of the star players and leaders for the Cougar football program, has committed to Fairmont State University, where he says it feels “a lot like home”, much as Lincoln was to him.
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