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Princeton, West Virginia is located in Mercer County. Zip codes in Princeton, WV include 24739, and 24740. The median home price in Princeton is $125,900. More Princeton information.

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Bluefield man arrested for sex offender compliance violations

A Bluefield man was arrested Thursday for failure to register as a sex offender after he was found to be in violation during a routine compliance check.

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Thu Jul 10, 2014

Bluefield Daily Telegraph

Images of Mercer County bank robber caught on bank surveillance camera

Surveillance video images of the man who robbed City National Bank in Princeton at gunpoint have been released by the Mercer County Sheriff's Office.

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Wed Jul 09, 2014

Bluefield Daily Telegraph

Parent company of Chick Fil A closes on property in Princeton

The parent company of the popular Chick Fil A restaurant chain has acquired land along Courthouse Road in Princeton, officials said Wednesday.

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Bluefield Daily Telegraph

Manhunt continues

Customers stopping at their local bank Tuesday afternoon were bewildered when they saw a Closed sign taped to the front door, but not for long.

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Mon Jul 07, 2014

Bluefield Daily Telegraph

Princeton man charged with multiple counts of breaking and entering, burglary

A Princeton man has been arrested in connection with a string of vehicle break-ins and burglaries that occurred at two Princeton estates over the past month.

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Wed Jul 02, 2014

Bluefield Daily Telegraph

Bond set for Mercer County stabbing suspect

Bond with a condition of home confinement was set Wednesday in the case of a Mercer County man facing charges in connection with a stabbing incident in late May near Montcalm.

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Tue Jul 01, 2014

Bluefield Daily Telegraph

Mother, son arrested on sex offender charges

A routine sex offender compliance check Monday evening led to the arrest of a Mercer County mother and son.

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Mon Jun 30, 2014

Super Chevy Magazine

1957 Chevrolet Bel Air - With a Little Help From His Friends

When Joe Cocker's raspy rendition of a Beatles' song talked about getting by with some help from his friends, speculation was rampant about what those "friends" really were.

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Sun Jun 29, 2014

Bluefield Daily Telegraph

Bustling crowd, lively music fills downtown Princeton for street festival

Great weather, great food, great music, great cars and great fellowship made the 2014 a big hit for hundreds of people who crowded Mercer Street in the heart of downtown Princeton for the annual Celebrate Princeton festival.

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Sat Jun 28, 2014

Bluefield Daily Telegraph

'Shake-and-bake' meth lab found in Princeton

Four people were arrested Friday after authorities discovered a "shake-and-bake" meth lab on the back porch of an apartment in Princeton.

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Fri Jun 27, 2014

Bluefield Daily Telegraph

Mercer mother, son killed in Logan County wreck

A Mercer County mother and son, Rita Overbee, 57, and Robert Overbee, 27, both of Princeton, were traveling north on Route 10 when the 1998 Buick sedan Mrs. Overbee was operating, crossed the center line in a curve on the roadway and went into the path of a 2007 Dodge Ram pickup truck, driven by Ernest Jewell II, 25, of Lenore, who was traveling ... (more)

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Thu Jun 26, 2014

Bluefield Daily Telegraph

Princeton Police Department search for missing child

The Princeton Police Department launched a search Thursday evening for a missing 2-year-old male, who was last seen in the basement of his home on Robbins Street, off of North Wickham Avenue in Princeton.

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Tue Jun 24, 2014

CNN

Justice for David

Thirty-five year old David Bailey was gunned down outside a nightclub in Princeton, West Virginia on Dec 8th, 2013.

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Sun Jun 22, 2014

Bluefield Daily Telegraph

Man turns himself in in attempted armed robbery

The man who was a suspect in the attempted robbery of an Airport Road area machine shop Friday morning, surrendered to police Saturday night, a Mercer County sheriff's deputy said.

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Bluefield Daily Telegraph

Mercer County grand jury June 22

Indictments including attempted first degree murder, possession of controlled substances and grand larceny were among the indictments handed down by the June 2014 session of the Mercer County grand jury.

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Bluefield Daily Telegraph

Princeton Police blotter June 22

Princeton Police June 12 PETIT LARCENY: A male subject reported his vehicle's tag was stolen in a parking lot at the Midtown Apartments.

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Fri Jun 20, 2014

Examiner.com

TV couple wedding theft: TV couple arrested for theft get a dose of 'reality'

A TV couple took their wedding duties a bit too literally last weekend. The maid of honor, instead of being a caretaker of the wedding ring for the husband to be, decided to thieve it - and grabbed the bride's wedding ring and about $1,000 bucks to boot on her way out.

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Thu Jun 19, 2014

Brandon Sun

Police: 2 who appeared in reality TV wedding show charged with larceny after real-life wedding

Police say a couple who appeared on the reality TV series "My Big Fat American Gypsy Wedding" face charges after a real-life wedding in which the rings disappeared.

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West Virginia Metro

Struck trooper may have been unconscious for short time

The West Virginia State Police is looking for the driver who struck a trooper on the West Virginia Turnpike early Thursday morning.

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Bluefield Daily Telegraph

Escape, attempted robbery charges on grand jury list

A Mercer County man who allegedly caused the September 2013 evacuation of a federal courthouse and a woman who allegedly attempted to rob a Bluefield branch bank in April have been indicted by the Mercer County grand jury.

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