Kanawha County Newswire (Page 6)

Kanawha County Newswire (Page 6)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Kanawha County, WV. (Page 6)

Results 101 - 120 of 1,206 in Kanawha County, WV

  1. Dolan: Postseason for wrestling, basketball to stay on scheduleRead the original story

    Feb 19, 2018 | West Virginia Metro

    ... whether or not they're going to be able to play when they're on the work stoppage." Boys basketball teams in Kanawha County, as an example, are not allowed to play regular season games on Thursday, Friday or Saturday with the work stoppage. Girls ...

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  2. 'No one wants to go any longer than this,' Kanawha County ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 19, 2018 | West Virginia Metro

    In addition to pay and benefits, a Kanawha County math teacher says the planned statewide walkout this Thursday and Friday for teachers and school service workers across West Virginia is about respect. "It's to preserve and hold the promise for public education," said Fred Albert, a 6th grade math teacher at Kanawha County's Dupont Middle School and president of Kanawha County's West Virginia American Federation of Teachers chapter.

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  3. PEIA hosts first of three public hearings for plan to "freeze" insurance planRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 19, 2018 | The Republican

    ... large corporations over regular, working West Virginians," said Jason O'Neal, a middle school teacher in Kanawha County. "I and my fellow public employees may not be able to throw whiskey and wine receptions at the Marriott, but we work hard every ...

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  4. Decades old Bluefield murder case reaches breakthroughRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 18, 2018 | West Virginia Metro

    ... Lab with a positive match to Tommie Mollohan, now 75. He is already serving a term for another murder in Kanawha County on January 13, 1973. "Although there was no immediate match, the crime lab routinely runs comparions in old cold cases to see if ...

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  5. Kanawha County man pleads guilty to gun and drug chargesRead the original story

    Feb 18, 2018 | Huntington News

    A Kanawha County man pled guilty today to federal gun and drug crimes, announced United States Attorney Mike Stuart. Fashawn Cannon, 27, of Hernshaw, entered his guilty plea to distribution of oxycodone and carrying a firearm during a drug trafficking crime.

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  6. U.S. Marshals involved in shooting in Kanawha CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 17, 2018 | The Republican

    U.S. Marshals were involved in a shooting incident in Kanawha County on Friday. The incident took place near the Haines Branch exit on I-77 in Sissonville. 3 comments

  7. Authorities investigate deadly shooting involving law enforcementRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 16, 2018 | West Virginia Metro

    A person died Friday afternoon in a shooting involving the U.S. Marshal Service in Kanawha County, according to WSAZ-TV. The shooting happened in the Sissonville area not far from the Haines Branch exit of Interstate 77. No personnel with the Marshal Service were injured, according to reports.

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  8. Convicted killer indicted in decades cold murder caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 16, 2018 | Tribune-Star

    ... whose criminal record included two prison escape and the Jan. 13, 1973, murder of Celbert Pauley in rural Kanawha County 100 miles north and two weeks after Mary Osborne's body was found in the Bluefield's First Church of God. The Osborne cold case ... 1 comment

  9. Critter Dinner, Jason Isbell, more highlight weekend in West VirginiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 15, 2018 | Williamson Daily News Online

    ... crawls or swims. If it can be boiled, sauted, smoked or fried (and meets the standards of the Charleston Kanawha County Health A few of the entrees this year will include kangaroo meatloaf, shark bites, mountain oysters and wild turkey along with ...

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  10. Kanawha County education board passes resolution supporting staffRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 15, 2018 | West Virginia Metro

    CHARLESTON, W.Va. - The meeting chamber of the Kanawha County Board of Education has a seating capacity of 75 people.

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  11. W. Va. EMS agency, dispatch to pay $1.4M in teen's deathRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 15, 2018 | EMS1.com

    ... four years since Brown's death, a Kanawha circuit judge approved a $1.4 million settlement against the Kanawha County Ambulance Authority and Kanawha Metro 911 as a result of the failure to provide timely and proper care to Brown, who, by all ...

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  12. Attorney General Morrisey Collaborates With West Virginia DNR to Reduce Human TraffickingRead the original story

    Feb 15, 2018 | Huntington News

    West Virginia Attorney General Patrick Morrisey announced a collaboration with the state's Department of Natural Resources as part of his continued effort to help the state target and reduce human trafficking. The certified training will be offered to West Virginia DNR officials Thursday in Kanawha County.

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  13. Former Mayor Pete Thaw Lived Life of Public ServiceRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 13, 2018 | Tyler Star News

    ... where he retired in 1985 after 11 years of service. In 1998, Thaw was elected to a four year term on the Kanawha County Board of Education. He was reelected four times and served for 19 years on the board. Thaw was born on January, 5, 1931, in ...

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  14. Justice names new director of drug control policy, announces pilot programRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 11, 2018 | The Republican

    ... the new director for the state's Office of Drug Control Policy. CHARLESTON - Gov. Jim Justice has appointed a Kanawha County health official to oversee the state's new Office of Drug Control Policy, after the man who previously held the position ...

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  15. Reports: Inmate arraigned in West Virginia hospital escapeRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 11, 2018 | 680News

    A West Virginia inmate accused of shooting at a police officer during a hospital escape is facing multiple felony counts. Media outlets report 31-year-old Bryan Lee Ogle II of Sevierville, Tennessee, was arraigned Sunday in Kanawha County.

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  16. Man who shot Charleston Police officer released from hospital, chargedRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 11, 2018 | The Republican

    ... altercation, according to the complaint. In addition to the charges in Tennessee, Ogle now faces charges in Kanawha County from both the pursuit and the escape. Charges include: attempted murder, three counts of malicious wounding, wanton ...

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  17. Man arrested after police pursuit in Kanawha CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 11, 2018 | The Republican

    According to a criminal complaint, a Nitro police officer saw a Toyota Rav4 at a red light on Nitro Boulevard just before 6 a.m. The driver, later identified as Aric Lyle Varney, appeared to be unresponsive, but when the officer pulled in front of the vehicle and turned on his light, Varney drove over a curb toward Lakeview Drive, the complaint said. A chase ensued, and Varney reached speeds of more than 60 mph in a 25 mph zone, according to the complaint.

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  18. Kanawha County native believes invention will save livesRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 10, 2018 | West Virginia Metro

    The invention called "Slide to Safety" is meant to be used in emergency evacuations. It was unveiled Friday at the South Charleston Fire Department.

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  19. West Virginia Senate measure would keep records confidentialRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 8, 2018 | NewsandSentinel.com

    ... public to know. White said ACT found a Florida painting company doing bridge work with non-local workers in Kanawha County. He said he has more than 10-years worth of similar instances to point to. he added. "They want to bring in illegal workers, ...

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  20. Flu activity rising in West VirginiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 8, 2018 | West Virginia Metro

    ... does reduce the severity and length of illness. Because of the sheer volume of flu cases reported statewide, Kanawha County officials are taking preventative steps to make sure people in the community are vaccinated. The County Commission recently ...

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