Harrison County Newswire

Harrison County Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Harrison County, WV.

Results 1 - 20 of 259 in Harrison County, WV

  1. Commissioner dies after heart attack during snowstormRead the original story

    16 hrs ago | NewsandSentinel.com

    Harrison County Commissioner Ron Watson tells media outlets that 67-year-old commissioner Frank "Chunki" Angotti died Thursday at Ruby Memorial in Morgantown. Angotti suffered a heart attack Jan. 23 while clearing snow in his neighborhood during a storm that dumped more than 3 feet of snow in parts of West Virginia.

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  2. Harrison County designates "Superhero Jack Rollins Day"...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | West Virginia Metro

    ... a superhero theme for their boys basketball game that night in his honor. While the festivities commence in Harrison County, Jack will remain in Michigan to continue treatment at the Helen DeVos Children's Hospital, which is going well as of late. ...

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  3. Harrison County commissioner, former legislator Frank...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | West Virginia Metro

    A Harrison County Commissioner, former legislator and local business owner has died almost two weeks after suffering a heart attack. Frank "Chunki" Angotti was said to be helping a neighbor remove snow on January 23 after the winter storm when the heart attack happened, putting him into a coma.

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  4. Doddridge County woman sentenced on federal drug chargeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | West Virginia Metro

    She pled guilty in October of the same year to one count of Distribution of Heroin within 1,000 feet of a Protect Location after an investigation led by the Greater Harrison County Drug and Violent Crime Task Force, a HIDTA-funded initiative. Assistant U.S. Attorneys Stephen Vogrin, Andrew Cogar, and former Assistant U.S. Attorney Shawn Morgan prosecuted the case on behalf of the government, while U.S. District Judge Irene M. Keeley presided.

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  5. Plea hearing for Miracle Meadows founder continuedRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 2 | West Virginia Metro

    A plea hearing scheduled for the founder and director of the closed Christian boarding school in Harrison County has been been pushed back. The matter was continued Tuesday by motion of Judge Thomas Bedell, according to the defense attorney for Susan Gayle Clark, 69, of Pennsboro.

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  6. County upholds firingRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 2 | The Robesonian

    ... gas pipeline is being proposed by Dominion Resources, Duke Energy and other partners. It would begin in Harrison County, West Virginia, and run through Virginia and North Carolina to Robeson County. Proponents say that Robeson County will benefit ...

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  7. Rape, assault case needs investi...Read the original story

    Friday Jan 29 | The Inter-Mountain

    West Virginia Attorney General Patrick Morrisey has spared himself and some law enforcement officials in Harrison County a tongue-lashing by U.S. Supreme Court justices.

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  8. Miracle Meadows founder scheduled for Tuesday morning plea hearingRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 1 | West Virginia Metro

    The founder and director of the since-closed Miracle Meadows School in Harrison County is scheduled to appear in court Tuesday morning for a plea hearing. Susan Susan Gayle Clark, 69, of Pennsboro, was arrested on August 22, 2014 and charged with two felony counts of child neglect resulting in injury, two misdemeanor counts of failure to report and one misdemeanor count of obstruction of a law enforcement officer.

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  9. Preliminary list shows at least 20 House members won't return there after 2016 voteRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 31 | West Virginia Metro

    ... 12 candidates seeking three seats in the 36th District. Thirteen delegates are seeking four seats in the Harrison County-based 48th District while 12 candidates have their sights set on five seats in Monongalia County's 51st Delegate District. The ...

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  10. Electric company improves reliabilityRead the original story

    Saturday Jan 30 | NewsandSentinel.com

    ... and the Parkersburg region and a new 138-kilovolt transmission line and substation near West Milford in Harrison County to improve reliability for more than 14,000 customers in Harrison, Lewis and Gilmer counties. Most of the development and ...

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  11. County to hear permit request for a solar farmRead the original story

    Saturday Jan 30 | The Robesonian

    ... gas pipeline is being proposed by Dominion Resources, Duke Energy and other partners. It would begin in Harrison County, West Virginia, and run through Virginia and North Carolina to Robeson County. Proponents said that Robeson County would benefit ...

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  12. Rape, assault case needs investi...Read the original story

    Friday Jan 29 | The Inter-Mountain

    West Virginia Attorney General Patrick Morrisey has spared himself and some law enforcement officials in Harrison County a tongue-lashing by U.S. Supreme Court justices.

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  13. Harrison County mass transit levy to be on May ballotRead the original story

    Thursday Jan 28 | The Inter-Mountain

    Harrison County voters are due to decide whether to extend a levy for five more years that has helped provide much of the budget for the Central West Virginia Transit Authority over the past three decades.

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  14. USFS rejects Atlantic Coast's planned route through national forestsRead the original story

    Wednesday Jan 27 | The Pocahontas Times ~ Marlinton West Virginia

    ... squirrel, the agency said. The current proposed route for the 550-mile, 1.5 Bcf/d pipeline would start in Harrison County, and travel into Virginia and North Carolina. In response to the USFS rejection, ACP said it "will continue to work with" the ...

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  15. AG will not petition U.S. Supreme Court on Buffey rulingRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 25 | West Virginia Metro

    West Virginia Attorney General Patrick Morrisey will not petition the U.S. Supreme Court to review the case of Joseph Buffey. The state Supreme Court placed a second hold on their ruling two weeks ago , which would have allowed Joseph Buffey to withdraw his guilty pleas related to the 2001 rape and robbery of an elderly woman in Harrison County.

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  16. Sound Off for Jan. 25Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 24 | Sunherald.com

    ... only if it's what the Tea Party wants. This insures that he gets reelected and retires very well off. The Harrison County supervisors do not operate according to Sound Off. If you want to start a writing campaign, write to: Harrison County ...

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  17. Harrison County man convicted in federal court on heroin trafficking chargeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 22 | West Virginia Metro

    Randy Joe Jones, 32, of Clarksburg, was convicted Friday of heroin trafficking in federal court, United States Attorney William J. Ihlenfeld, II announced. Jones sold heroin near Harrison Street Park and pleaded guilty to one count of Distribution of Heroin Within 1,000 feet of a Protected Location.

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  18. Harrison County Democrat to challenge Natalie Tennant in primary electionRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 19 | West Virginia Metro

    Delegate Patsy Trecost will challenge incumbent Secretary of State Natalie Tennant for the Democratic party's nomination for Secretary of State in 2016. The former Clarksburg City Councilman and Mayor said he believes that the Secretary of State position is one he is uniquely qualified for after seeing local elections up close for years.

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  19. Harrison County commission finalizes response to state audit questioning reimbursement policiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 18 | West Virginia Metro

    After addressing a section dealing with their procedures for reimbursements, the Harrison County commission will send their response to the findings of a state audit . "Based on my understanding of the commission's motion, I'll be drafting a letter to the Office of the State Auditor," said County Administrator Willie Parker.

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  20. Court goes over potential evidence during pretrial hearing for suspended Harrison County magistrateRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 15 | West Virginia Metro

    The appointed judge overseeing the case of a suspended Harrison County magistrate accused of sexually abusing an underage female heard arguments Friday over evidence that could be used during the upcoming trial. Senior Judge Thomas W. Steptoe, Jr. ruled in favor of the defendant in one matter, determined a piece of evidence was improperly classified and took several other matters under advisement.

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