West Virginia University's Board of Governors approved a summer deadline for selecting the university's 24th president on Thursday, Dec. 5.
Magistrate Tammy Marple has dismissed murder charges against Charles Freeman, David Hughes and Joseph Metz.
A family Christmas attraction in Mercer County is trying to recover tonight after thieves vandalized their light display not once but twice this week.
Murray Energy Corporation announced on Thursday the company has completed the purchase
of Consolidation Coal from CONSOL Energy.
The acquisition includes the McElroy, Shoemaker, Blacksville, Loveridge, and Robinson Run mines, coal reserves, related river transportation and dock facilities, and other assets. The Consolidation Coal name has also been changed to Murray American Energy, Inc.
The widow of slain Mingo County Sheriff Eugene Crum wants people to know that her husband did not use illegal drugs.
A WVU senior loses his life to an undetected heart condition and helps a stranger as a tissue and cornea donor. Seventeen years later, his family ensures his memory and contribution lives on.
The six teams still standing are going through their last practices before the big games this weekend.
An Ohio County woman is facing felony charges of child neglect after authorities say they found her child roaming the streets, no coat, no shoes, and soaking wet on Tuesday.
Students are tying together fleece blankets to be donated to nursing homes and children's hospitals.
Five people are arrested in connection to the operation of a meth lab in Nicholas County.
The transformation began in July, but it wasn't until Wednesday that the Salem Correctional Center officially opened.
Buffey's lawyers said there is DNA evidence that he is not to blame, but Assistant Prosecutor David Romano argued against that.
Swift action was taken by administrators at Shady Spring High School and the Raleigh County Sheriff's Office when a threat to kill students was made on Instagram.
Amanda Young, 32, of Charleston was charged and her bond was set at $10,000.
A rock slide causes traffic delays in Mercer County Monday night.
The West Virginia University Board of Governors met for a third emergency session Tuesday, but took no action on either an interim president or a process to name the permanent replacement for Jim Clements, who assumes his new post at Clemson University January 1.
Now the building is complete with four classrooms, a cafeteria, and a playground.
Nine schools from our area participated in the 2013 RESA Seven Science Bowl at Fairmont State University on Tuesday. The Science Bowl is prior to the 2014 National Science Bowl, a tournament-style academic
Stephen Clemens, the man found guilty of leaving a child in a sweltering car the The Highlands while he shoplifted back in July was sentenced in court. Clemens was sentenced to 1-5 years in prison on one count of child endangerment and 1-10 years on an entering without breaking charge.
Quinonez was diagnosed with a malignant mixed germ cell tumor in the left side of his chest in April of 2013.
Dallas Toler, former Chief Magistrate for Mingo County, pleaded guilty in federal court Dec. 1.
A Monongalia County teen charged in the death of Skylar Neese will be tried in February.
Living out of an RV may not sound like much fun, but for Pat Brooks, this is exactly how he wants to live.
The train had two locomotives, and 100 empty coal cars.
On Monday, Dec. 2, it was announced that the United Way Board of Directors removed the United of the Virginias from the organization's membership.
Police are investigating a two vehicle head-on accident that occurred on the Cabell/Mason County, WV line.
It's been more than two years since Aliayah Lunsford disappeared from her Lewis County home.
Webster County first responders rescued a man and a woman from Sugar Creek after their ATV was swept away around 11 p.m. Tuesday. The Diana Volunteer Fire Department, Webster Springs Fire Department Swift
Every ten minutes someone is added to the organ transplant waiting list. An average of 79 people receive organ transplants each day. But because of a shortage in donations, 18 more people die each day
State Police confirmed that a man is dead tonight after an accident on the New River near Meadow Creek.
The West Virginia University Police Department was recognized for it's safety and security programs. The West Virginia University Police Department ranked in Security Magazine's Top 500 picks in the security
The week of November 18 through November 25 is National Collection Week for Operation Christmas Child.
West Virginia hunters are donating deer to feed hungry families during deer season.
A fire truck has overturned in Roane County, WV while responding to a house fire in Gandeeville.
The Harrison County 911 Center said it happened on Route 57, near the Barbour and Harrison County line Sunday afternoon, just before 3 p.m.
Four people were indicted by the grand jury investigating the Steubenville rape case on Monday, including Steubenville City Schools Superintendent Michael McVey.
When you think of sports teams at W-V-U you might imagine the football team running out onto Mountaineer Field or the basketball team shooting hoops at the Coliseum. WVU has a lot of sports teams that
A Fairmont man accused in the shooting deaths of four people appeared in Harrison County court Monday for a preliminary hearing.
Lowe will now move on to compete in Ms. Wheelchair USA in July.
13News was at the Hovah Hall Underwood Children's Home in Ona for Monday's kickoff of the "Give Thanks and Carry On" luggage drive.
The first day of buck gun season kicked off on Monday.
West Virginia State Police said since the end of October in Greenbrier, Summers, Fayette and Raleigh counties 9 meth labs were busted and 3 abandoned dump sites were found.
Do you remember the talking Christmas tree at L.S. Good's Department Store? It's coming back to Wheeling for a quick visit.
A special session of the October 2013 Preston County grand jury has indicted a Bruceton Mills man on 13 sex crime charges.
This year, more than ever, families around the Ohio Valley need a little more help putting a Thanksgiving dinner on the table, and Major Sue Dewan with the Salvation Army says there's been a 15 percent
U.S. Attorney Booth Goodwin, U.S. Marshal John Foster, and Charleston Police Lt. Chad Napier made a presentation to students about making good decisions.
This Thanksgiving there is some good news for shoppers. The average cost of this year's Thanksgiving feast is a little less expensive than last year's, according to a survey by the American Farm Bureau Federation.
Officials gathered in Grant County, east of Tucker County for the ceremony.
A man is dead after a fire at a home on Parkview Avenue in Westover, according to officials with the Westover Volunteer Fire Department. The fire started early Friday morning.
The West Virginia University Board of Governors has narrowed its list of potential candidates for interim president without naming anyone specifically.
Eddie Jack Washington has cut his trial short by pleading guilty to three counts of conspiracy to commit a felony in connection with a 1974 triple homicide at Windmill Park in Fairmont.
A Massachusetts company wants to harness the Mon River to generate power. Upper Mon River Association members said Free Flow Power wants to install turbines at the Morgantown and Opekiska locks.
On Wednesday, school officials and the Upshur County Sheriff's Department toured French Creek Elementary. It will be one of the seven elementary schools designated a satellite location for the PRO program.
It was industry meets the classroom today in Marshall County where students are studying up on a field that has transformed the state they live in. On Tuesday afternoon, students got to put away their
The Amber Alert GPS is a communication and location device that helps parents keep in touch with their children.
The trial of a man accused in a 1974 Fairmont triple murder is underway in Marion County Monday.
Emergency medical workers across the state are fighting a proposal by Governor Earl Ray Tomblin to contract out non-emergency medical transports in the state.