Kanawha County Newswire (Page 3)

Kanawha County Newswire (Page 3)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Kanawha County, WV. (Page 3)

Results 41 - 60 of 1,035 in Kanawha County, WV

  1. Kanawha County man arrested after children left alone in carRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 21, 2017 | The Republican

    A Kanawha County man has been arrested after police found two young children alone in a car at a Walmart. Media outlets report 31-year-old Matthew Stover of Lizemores was charged with child neglect creating risk of injury, receiving and transferring stolen property and obstructing.

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  2. Oversized load takes apart tollbooth; toll collector taken to hospitalRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 20, 2017 | West Virginia Metro

    A West Virginia Turnpike worker was taken to a hospital after the tollbooth they were in was struck by an oversized load Wednesday afternoon in Kanawha County. According to state police troopers, the driver of the truck tried to squeeze the load through a regular toll lane and not the far right lane for oversized vehicles at the toll plaza near Chelyan.

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  3. Delegate O'Neal to take role with Governor's OfficeRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 20, 2017 | West Virginia Metro

    Delegate John O'Neal, who has served in a variety of leadership roles in the House, is leaving to take a role in the Governor's Office. The move by O'Neal, a Republican from Beckley, was confirmed by several sources in the House.

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  4. No Charges After Trial Lawyer Allegedly Siphoned Donations To Democratic JudgeRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 20, 2017 | The Daily Caller

    ... reelection bid. Davis, a Democrat, has served on the Supreme Court of Appeals of West Virginia since 1996. Kanawha County Prosecuting Attorney Charles Miller wrote in an August letter to the West Virginia Secretary of State that he would not bring a ...

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  5. Retired W.Va. Guard general diesRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 20, 2017 | West Virginia Metro

    ... he credited Yeager's leadership for home rule in Dunbar and for initiating the relationship with the Kanawha County Parks and Recreation Commission for the city to run Shawnee Park, which is now becoming the Shawnee Park Multi-Sports Complex. Beyond ...

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  6. West Virginia campaign finance probe ends amid questionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 19, 2017 | Powhatan Today

    ... by The Associated Press show. In June, the secretary of state's chief legal counsel Stephen Connolly asked Kanawha County prosecutors to further the investigation he began into what he alleged was "unlawful" bundling of campaign donations from ...

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  7. South Charleston Middle School students showcase projects about opioid crisisRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 14, 2017 | West Virginia Metro

    "Don't do drugs" is the message from seventh grade students at South Charleston Middle School in Kanawha County who spent about a month researching West Virginia's opioid crisis. "I learned that it can affect your life and that you need to stay away from it," said Lexi Price, a 7th grader at SCMS.

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  8. Judicial investigation commission charges Yeager with embezzlementRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 12, 2017 | West Virginia Metro

    The West Virginia Judicial Investigation Commission found cause to charge former Kanawha County Magistrate Julie Yeager with embezzlement after determining she violated the Code of Judicial Conduct. The Charleston Gazette-Mail reported Tuesday the commission sent a statement of charges to the Kanawha County Prosecutor's Office, and the state Judicial Hearing Board recommended the commission delay further proceedings until a criminal investigation and other related actions are done.

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  9. Boyes sentenced on police pursuit charges, escape case awaits grand juryRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 12, 2017 | West Virginia Metro

    The man who escaped the South Central Regional Jail in October is going to prison for at least a few years. Todd Boyes, 43, of Caldwell, Ohio was sentenced Tuesday in Kanawha County Circuit Court to a total of 5-20 years in prison in connection with a February pursuit and encounter with Charleston police.

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  10. WV Agency OKs Funds For School Building ProjectsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 11, 2017 | WOAY

    ... 7 million to fix heating and cooling issues and replace part of the roof of the Ben Franklin Career Center in Kanawha County, and $6.6 million toward a new Highlawn Elementary School in Huntington.

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  11. W.Va. Lawmakers Authorize $800M in Road Repair BondsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 10, 2017 | Construction Equipment Guide

    ... in the interest rate the state would pay. Another amendment failed when House Speaker Tim Armstead, a Kanawha County Republican, ruled it wasn't germane since it had to do with how money would be spent and the legislation is about issuing bonds. It ...

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  12. History Dec. 10Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 9, 2017 | Martinsburg Journal

    ... in Institute. The State Police purchased property for the academy on a hilltop overlooking Institute from Kanawha County for about $3,200. Construction began in 1948, and the building was completed the next year. was born in Clarksburg. In 1933, ...

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  13. Jim Smith: - He always had the community in his heart'Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 8, 2017 | Martinsburg Journal

    ... from Marshall University in 1961. Smith began teaching in 1958 at Edgewood Acres Elementary School in Kanawha County. He was principal and sixth-grade teacher at Valley Grove School from 1958 to 1962. He moved into the Kanawha County School Board ...

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  14. Yeager Airport celebrates non-stop Houston flights, announce change to DC planesRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 7, 2017 | West Virginia Metro

    Yeager Airport and Kanawha County officials celebrated 15 years of non-stop flights from Charleston to Houston in a ceremony Thursday, as well as announced changes for flights between Yeager and Dulles Airport in Washington, D.C. United Airlines flights between West Virginia's capital city and the national capital will be on jet planes starting next year, ending the use of propeller planes at Yeager Airport. Yeager airport director Terry Sayre said the flights to Houston have had a positive economic impact on Charleston and the surrounding area.

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  15. Doss sentenced to probation, community serviceRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 7, 2017 | West Virginia Metro

    ... who died five days after the crash. Doss will also have to complete 10 days of community service with the Kanawha County Emergency Ambulance Authority as part of his sentence. We are West Virginia's only news, talk and sports network providing you ...

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  16. Charleston couple donates $1.1M to Kanawha library renovation projectRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 7, 2017 | West Virginia Metro

    A Charleston couple says they know the important role libraries play in communities, which is why they wanted to give back to the Kanawha County Public Library. Library officials announced last month they plan to expand the current facility on Capitol Street by about 20,000 square feet and remodel the interior.

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  17. Police: Man in stolen vehicle dies in West Virginia crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 7, 2017 | WOAY

    Police in West Virginia say a man driving a stolen vehicle was killed when he crossed the center line and struck another vehicle in Charleston. Kanawha County Sheriff's Sgt.

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  18. Victim in fatal Charleston wreck drove a stolen vehicleRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 6, 2017 | West Virginia Metro

    ... . - A St. Albans resident is identified as the victim of a fatal collision near the Capitol Flea Market. The Kanawha County Sheriff's Department indicated Joseph Dustin, 20, of St. Albans died at CAMC of injuries suffered in the crash early Tuesday ...

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  19. Rising numbers: Multi-drug - cocktails' causing more overdose deathsRead the original story

    Dec 5, 2017 | Martinsburg Journal

    ... deaths, an estimated 41 percent occurred in Cabell County, 23 percent in Webster County, and 20 percent in Kanawha County. Bucking the trend, however, is Berkeley County, located in the furthermost eastern corridor of the state, which accounted for ...

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  20. Boone County special education teacher embraces her roleRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 5, 2017 | Logan Banner

    ... operations for Arch Coal. The Hagers' children were also Scott graduates. Eric is a flight nurse and lives in Kanawha County. Leslie Ann is a registered nurse and lives at Scott Depot. "We are within a one-hour drive of both of our children," she ...

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