Monday Jun 30
Pedestrian critically injured in McMechen crash
A woman was flown to a Morgantown, WV hospital in critical condition after she was struck by a car while walking across State Route 2 in McMechen.
Rose was a retired social worker with the WV Department of Human Resources and a member of Trinity Baptist Church, Moundsville.
Benwood Police Crack Down on Speeding
Benwood Police Chief Frank Longwell said the goal of a recent week-long highway safety blitz in the city was to slow down drivers and curb speeding, and wasn't an effort to generate revenue by Benwood.
City Buys Union Parking Lot
The city of Benwood now owns the former Union School's parking lot after purchasing it at a West Virginia State Auditor's Office auction Tuesday.
City Looking To Buy School Parking Area
The city of Benwood wants to buy the former Union School's parking lot. Officials will have that chance today as both the school building and its parking lot are set to be auctioned off separately in Marshall County.
Mele Declared Winner Of Benwood 1st Ward Seat
City Council unanimously declared Benwood Councilman Curtis Mele the winner of a 1st Ward council seat Monday following a brief hearing to decide his contest of the May 13 municipal election results.
Man Falls Through Ceiling in Store Break-In
A Wheeling man was arrested Sunday after falling through the ceiling at the Dollar General in Benwood during an alleged burglary attempt, and police believe it wasn't the first time he attempted the same crime.