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UPDATE: Marion County Sheriff's Department Investigating Suspicious Death of Child


The Marion County Sheriff's Department is investigating a suspicious death involving a 2-year-old girl from Monongah. Chief Deputy Ralph Wright said the incident happened on Saturday, April 12 and that

WV DEP Issues Cease Operations Order to Antero at Harrison, Doddridge Sites


The West Virginia Department of Environmental Protection and the Office of Oil and Gas have issued violation notices to Antero Resources.

State Police Accuse Princeton Man of Sexually Abusing Girl

Gregg Darr Frazer, 25 Gregg Darr Frazer, 25

West Virginia State Police in Webster County have arrested a Princeton man on first degree sexual abuse charges. Gregg Darr Frazer, 25, is accused of performing sexual acts on a female relative, who was

Barbour County Sheriff's Department Discover Taylor Drain Area Meth Lab


The Barbour County Sheriff's Department along with federal agents discovered a clandestine methamphetamine lab on the Taylor's Drain area in the county on April 17. Sheriff Phil Ferguson made an announcement

AAA Predicts Mild Easter Weekend Traffic


If you are getting ready to travel this Easter weekend, the good news is the traffic is not expected to be bad. AAA predicts that traffic will not be much different than last year and that this weekend

Clarksburg City Council Discusses Home Rule Application Status Video included


Clarksburg City Council and members of the community turned out to a special meeting Thursday evening.  Council heard the concerns of the community about Clarksburg's application for Home Rule.

Marion County Man Arrested on Heroin Charges

 Jason Allen Clayton Jason Allen Clayton

The Fairmont Police Department have arrested a man after they found him with nearly 28 stamps of heroin and a prescription bottle, Wednesday night. 

Ervin Faces Max Sentence in Preston County Murder

Denny Ervin Denny Ervin

After more than a week of testimony, a Preston County jury convicted Denny Ervin of first degree murder and wanton endangerment in the shooting death of Leslie Layman.

Boone County Man Accused of 3rd Armed Robbery in Monongalia County

Timothy Mitchell Timothy Mitchell

The Monongalia County Sheriff's Department charged Timothy Mitchell, 28, of Greenwood, with the armed robbery of the Pilot Travel Center on Smithtown Road in March.

Fairmont Police: 11-Year-Old Remains in Critical Condition Following Accidental Shooting


Fairmont Police Chief Kelley Moran said the department is investigating a shooting in which an 11-year-old boy was involved. He has been flown to Ruby Memorial Hospital and is in critical condition.

2 Arrested in Webster County on Meth Charges


Two people are facing several meth charges after being arrested Wednesday in Webster County.

Trial For Independence Man Accused of Murder Continues in Preston County Video included

Denny Franklin Ervin Denny Franklin Ervin

The trial for a Preston County man accused of the May 2012 murder of Leslie Layman continues.

Pipeline Accident Sends 1 to Hospital


A pipeline accident sent one man to the hospital earlier today. The Doddridge County Ambulance Authority reported that one man was trapped under a water pipeline that was being taken up a hill at Israel's

Harrison County Process Server Indicted on Federal Drug Charges

Jason Marple Jason Marple

Two Harrison County men have been indicted on federal drug charges for the distribution of prescription painkillers. United States Attorney William J. Ihlenfeld, II, announced that Jason Marple, 35, from

1 Person Taken to Hospital After Accident on Route 19 Video included


One person was taken to a area hospital Wednesday morning after a single-vehicle accident on Route 19 in West Milford.

2 Marion County Residents Plead Guilty for Violating Trout Fishing Policies


Two Marion County residents were charged with violating the state's trout fishing laws. The investigation was led by the West Virginia Division of Natural Resources Law Enforcement Section.

Fairmont Man Arrested on Meth Charge

Timothy Sheppard Timothy Sheppard

The Marion County Sheriff's Department has arrested a Fairmont man on a meth charge. Timothy Allen Sheppard, 38, was a passenger in a vehicle that failed to stop for deputies on Rt. 19 in Rivesville

Lumberport Man Seeks DEP Assistance After Mine Drainage Damages Home Video included


About four years ago, Chris Swiger set out to build his dream home on the land that has been in his family for decades. But now the product of that dream is literally sinking into the ground.

3 Arrested in Connection to Fairmont Armed Robbery


The Fairmont Police Department has arrested three men in connection to a Tuesday morning armed robbery. Stephen Joseph Brewington, 26, of Massachusetts, Corey Joseph Richardson, 35, of Maryland, and Wallace

Rock Cave Man Pleads Guilty to Sexual Abuse

Margel Tenney, 57 Margel Tenney, 57

A Rock Cave man has pleaded guilty to one count of felony sexual abuse by a parent, guardian, or custodian. Margel Tenney, 57, appeared in Upshur County court Monday and entered the plea, said Prosecuting

WVU Basketball Player Nathan Adrian Cited for DUI

Nathan Adrian | Photo courtesy WVU Sports Nathan Adrian | Photo courtesy WVU Sports

West Virginia University Police have charged WVU basketball player Nathan Adrian with DUI under 21. Adrian received the citation after being pulled over on North High Street at about 1:20 a.m. Sunday,

Wallace Woman Pleads Guilty to Animal Cruelty Charges after Police Seize More Than 150 Rabbits


Harrison County Humane Officer Lieutenant Greg Scolapio and animal control officers seized about half of nearly 200 rabbits from a home in the Rock Camp area of Wallace on Friday.

Governor's Budget Cut Affects Several Non-Profit Agencies Video included


When it comes to non-profit organizations, government funding is crucial to their everyday operations. The moment that funding is reduced or taken away, it can put a serious hit on the organization. "I

1 Person Taken to UHC After Motorcycle Accident


One person is taken to the hospital Monday morning after a motorcycle accident.

Harrison County Sheriff's Department Investigating Salem Vehicle Crash


The Harrison County Sheriff Department is investigating a single vehicle accident along Old Rt 50 in Salem around 2:30 am Sunday. According to dispatchers one person was trapped in the vehicle and had

Granville Man Arrested for Possession of Heroin


The Granville Police Department arrested a man for possession of heroin with intent to deliver Friday evening. The Granville police searched Dale Christopher Brown's house after receiving information

Person Flown to Ruby Memorial Hospital After Being Hit by A Car In Metz


A person was flown to Ruby Memorial Hospital by Healthnet Sunday after being struck by a vehicle in Marion County.   Marion County 911 said the person was hit right before 10:00a.m. by a car driving down

Fire Fighters Battle Overnight House Fire in Junior


Fire fighters were called to a structure fire along River Rd in Junior just before 1 am Sunday. According to dispatchers the home vacant at the time of the fire and is a total loss, there were no reported

2 Marion County Men Arrested On Drug Charges

Christopher Hebb Christopher Hebb

Marion County authorities made several drug related arrests Friday night. Marion County Deputy Bledsoe said the United States Postal Service intercepted a piece of mail that contained nearly 200 pills

Fire Destroys Home in Monongalia County


A fire destroyed a home in Monongalia County early this morning. MECCA 9-1-1 says the call came in around four A-M for a confirmed structure fire on Ramp Hollow Road. Cassville Volunteer Fire Department

Morgantown Couple Arrested, House Condemned After 60 Meth Labs Seized Video included

Gary Rayfield Shrout Gary Rayfield Shrout

The Mon Valley Drug Task Force has arrested a White Avenue man on methamphetamine laboratory charges after seizing 60 drug labs from his house. Agents of the Mon Valley Drug Task Force arrested Gary Rayfield

WV DEP Shuts Down Antero Site in Doddridge County Following Tank Rupture


Production at Antero's Marsden Well Pad in Doddridge County has been shut down following a production tank rupture Friday morning.

State Police Arrest Clarksburg Woman for Seducing 14-year-old Boy

Amy Shirlene Stickle, 36 Amy Shirlene Stickle, 36

The West Virginia State Police Crimes Against Children Unit has arrested a Clarksburg woman for sending nude pictures of herself to a 14-year-old boy. State police arrested Amy Shirlene Stickle, 36, on

Fairmont Man Flown to Pittsburgh Hospital After Being Shocked by Power Line


A Fairmont man is being treated at a Pittsburgh hospital after being shocked by electrical power lines Friday morning. Eugene Boyce Jr., 49, a delivery driver from Lowe's in Morgantown was on Sand Springs

Fairmont Crews Respond to Unoccupied House Fire


First responders were called to an unoccupied house fire Thursday evening on Rhea Terrace in Fairmont.

WV Small Business Week award winners announced


The U.S. Small Business administration has announced its 2014 WV Small Business Week award winners.

WV State Police Arrest Huttonsville Man on Sexual Assault Charges

Daniel Lee Davis, 21 Daniel Lee Davis, 21

West Virginia State Police have arrested a Huttonsville man on third degree sexual assault charges. Daniel Lee Davis, 21, is accused of having sex with a 14-year-old girl on four occasions in Randolph

2 Taken to Hospital After 2 Vehicle Collision in Nutter Fort


Two people were transported to an area hospital after a two vehicle collision in Nutter Fort Thursday evening. Harrison County 911 said the accident happened right after 8p.m. on Buckhannon Pike.

Webster County Man Arrested on Sex Charges

Steven Wayne Rider Steven Wayne Rider

Police said Steven Rider inappropriately touched two young girls on multiple occasions in his home.

WV Division of Highways Plans Rt. 50 Road Closure


The West Virginia Division of Highways is advising drivers that there will be a road closure on U.S. Route 50 eastbound and westbound on Monday, April 14 through Thursday, April 17, 2014 from 10 p.m. until

WV House of Delegates, Senate Candidates Address Public at WVU Forum Video included


West Virginia University's Mountainlair was the scene of a political platform on Wednesday night, as students and community members got to know some local candidates.

Teen stabs 22 at Pittsburgh-area high school Video included

Flailing away with two kitchen knives, a 16-year-old boy with a "blank expression" stabbed and slashed 21 students and a security guard in the crowded halls of his suburban Pittsburgh high school Wednesday before an...

Man Flown to Hospital After Being Struck by Car in Marion County


A man was flown to Ruby Memorial Hospital Wednesday after he was struck by a vehicle. The man was crossing Paw Paw Creek Road in Rivesville right before 3:30p.m. to get his mail when he was hit by a car

WVU Police Arrest Student on Arson Charge

Michael Maiorino Michael Maiorino

The West Virginia University Police Department are seeking witnesses about an incident that occurred early Friday morning. At 4:15 a.m. on Friday, three white men had jumped another man on University

Clarksburg Police Arrest Man in Connection to Stabbing

Robert Williams Robert Williams

Clarksburg Police have arrested a man Wednesday in an stabbing incident in Clarksburg.

Clarksburg Man Sentenced in Connection to Stonewood Police Department Gun Thefts

Dominic Sutherlin, 28 Dominic Sutherlin, 28

A Clarksburg man has been sentenced in federal court on a drug charge in connection to a August 2013 Stonewood Police Department burglary, which resulted in the theft of stolen guns. Dominic Sutherlin,

1 Flown to Hospital After Mason Dixon Highway Crash Video included


A vehicle accident sent one person to the hospital Tuesday afternoon just before 3 p.m. on the Mason Dixon Highway in Core. Witnesses said a truck was heading westbound and was turning left, when it hit

City of Philippi Continues to Develop Comprehensive Plan for the Future Video included


The city of Philippi hasn't created a comprehensive plan since 1995, but that all changed on Tuesday night, as city officials committed to keep the city growing and make it an even better place for the future.

State Fire Marshal Suspects Second Street Fire Intentionally Set


First responders were called to a third floor apartment on Second Street in Elkins, Friday evening for a man who set himself on fire. Elkins Fire Lt. Steve Himes said the call came in around 5:15 p.m.

Webster County Woman Convicted of Murder 2nd Time, Plans to Appeal Conviction

Julia Surbaugh Julia Surbaugh

A Webster County woman was convicted for murdering her husband in March. Julia Surbaugh will be appealing that conviction. A jury convicted Julia Surbaugh of first-degree murder in Michael Surbaugh's

State Police Arrest 2 on Drug Charges Near Bruceton Mills


West Virginia State Police arrested two people on Interstate 68 near Bruceton Mills Monday night on drug charges. Troopers asked Joseph Lee Sirota and Kelley Ann O'Donnell if there were drugs in the car

State Police Investigating Long Run Road Breaking and Entering


On Monday, three suspects broke into a home on Long Run Road near Salem at approximately 1:50 p.m. according to State Police. The suspects fled from the residence and police were able to obtain video

Preston County Man Arrested for Hit and Run While Under the Influence


Preston County Sheriff's Department arrested a man Sunday for a hit and run while driving under the influence.

State Police Arrest 2 People on a Drug Related Incident


West Virginia State police arrested two people on Monday night because of a drug related incident in Preston County.

Taylor County Residents Voice Concerns About New Mine Shaft Near State Park


Some of the best things about Tygart Lake are its beauty, the relaxation it offers, and the weekend getaways it offers. But officials are concerned an upcoming project at a nearby mine could change things.

Marion County Sheriff's Department Accuses Woman of Exposing Toddler to Marijuana Smoke

Tiffany Brielle Freeman, 19 Tiffany Brielle Freeman, 19

The Marion County Sheriff's Department has arrested a Fairmont woman on a child neglect creating a risk of injury charge.

Marion County Fire Departments Share Frustrations on Proposed Locked Hydrants


Marion County firefighters are claiming that a new proposal from Grant Town officials could cost them time when saving lives, possibly putting residents in danger.

Man Recently Arrested on Drug Charges Crashes Car Into Clarksburg Home


Clarksburg Police responded to a report of a vehicle crashing into a house on Liberty Avenue just before 4 p.m. Monday. Clarksburg Police said the driver of a Honda Element, identified as Allen Viglianco,

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