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8 min ago | West Virginia Metro
The man who walked into a Charleston convenience store back in April and shot two people has been given the maximum sentence.
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4 hrs ago | Charleston Gazette
Late Kanawha County school board member Bill Raglin's chair sits empty Thursday as board members discuss his replacement.
8 hrs ago | WCHS-TV Charleston
Charleston , Kanawha County , West Virginia A restructuring committee for the Kanawha County public library system met in executive session Wednesday to grapple with a multimillion budget hole that has put a number of dramatic options on the table.
9 hrs ago | WCHS-TV Charleston
Charleston , Kanawha County , West Virginia West Virginians are being encouraged to buy a local Christmas tree this holiday season.
13 hrs ago | WCHS-TV Charleston
Katelyn Sykes Web Producer: Jeff Morris Reported: Dec. 12, 2013 8:39 AM EST Updated: Dec. 12, 2013 9:04 AM EST Nitro , Kanawha County , West Virginia The Nitro-St.
17 hrs ago | WCHS-TV Charleston
Jeff Morris Web Producer: Jeff Morris Reported: Dec. 11, 2013 1:35 PM EST Updated: Dec. 11, 2013 1:48 PM EST Charleston , Kanawha County , West Virginia A man who was profiled on Eyewitness News' "Fugitive Files" has been captured.
One person was taken to the hospital after a train hit a dump truck in Charleston.
Kennie Bass Videographer: Matt Durrett, Bob Aaron Web Producer: Kennie Bass Reported: Dec. 11, 2013 6:29 PM EST Updated: Dec. 11, 2013 6:35 PM EST Charleston , Kanawha County , West Virginia Margaret Johnson says the Columbia pipeline explosion was a nightmare, one that she relives every day.
Katelyn Sykes Web Producer: Jeff Morris Reported: Dec. 11, 2013 11:30 AM EST Updated: Dec. 11, 2013 1:17 PM EST Charleston , Kanawha County , West Virginia Big things are happening on Charleston's West Side.
Large-scale staff cuts, branch closures and slashed program offerings are all on the table as the Kanawha County Public Library in Charleston-widely considered West Virginia's best library system and the state's largest-works to reshape itself after a state Supreme Court decision permanently altered KCPL's annual funding mechanism and created a $3 ... (more)
Bethany Simmons Web Producer: Bethany Simmons Reported: Dec. 11, 2013 8:24 AM EST Updated: Dec. 11, 2013 8:39 AM EST Charleston , Kanawha County , West Virginia One person was taken to the hospital as a precaution Wednesday after a truck and train collided in Charleston.
As the children's song says, the wheels on the bus go 'round and 'round. Unless there's no one to drive the bus.
Leslie Rubin Web Producer: Mamie Buoy Reported: Dec. 10, 2013 8:26 PM EST Updated: Dec. 10, 2013 9:21 PM EST Rand , Kanawha County , West Virginia A man is in the hospital after a shooting in Rand.
Charleston , Kanawha County , West Virginia A legislative committee plans to seek millions of dollars in new funding to hire 50 new state troopers in an effort combat sex crimes against children.
Charleston , Kanawha County , West Virginia The prosecutor assigned to the case of a central figure in the federal corruption investigation in Mingo County agrees his guilty plea to drug charges should be thrown out.
CHARLESTON, W.Va. -- The Kanawha County Public Library's Sissonville branch is among the first to feel the consequences of last month's failed school excess levy, which, if passed, would have also financially supported the county's libraries.
A Kanawha County woman has been sentenced to prison for hitting an off-duty State Trooper last year in a parking lot.