Stories of the Week: June 23 through June 29

Stories Of The Week

CLARKSBURG, W.Va. – Here are some of the top stories this week on the WBOY 12News Facebook page.

Morgantown Police have charged a man after a python got loose last month.

PYTHON OWNER ARRESTED: The owner of a python that got loose in the Sabraton area nearly a month ago has been arrested…

Posted by WBOY 12News on Thursday, June 27, 2019

West Virginia University researchers are studying a fungus that is causing cicadas to act erratically.

West Virginia University researchers have discovered that a cicada fungus called, Massopora, contains chemicals similar to those found in hallucinogenic mushrooms.

Posted by WBOY 12News on Wednesday, June 26, 2019

A Harrison County teenager was found in New York after going missing from her home.

MISSING TEEN FOUND: The 15 year old Harrison County girl who was reported missing on Sunday has been found in New York, according to Clarksburg Police Deputy Chief Jason Snider.

Posted by WBOY 12News on Tuesday, June 25, 2019

Former West Virginia University men’s basketball player Joe Mazzulla is getting his shot at coaching in the NBA.

MAZZULLA TO THE NBA: Now-former Fairmont State men's basketball coach Joe Mazzulla has accepted an assistant coaching job with the Boston Celtics.

Posted by WBOY 12News on Sunday, June 23, 2019

Mon Health discussed how it will handle changes coming with a new medical marijuana law set to take effect July 1.

West Virginia's Medical Marijuana program is set to start July 1st. The new law passed provides a mechanism where providers can be certified to administer medical cannabis to qualifying patients.

Posted by WBOY 12News on Thursday, June 27, 2019

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