Lewis County Newswire

Lewis County Newswire

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

Results 1 - 20 of 53 in Lewis County, WV

  1. Harrison authorities searching for suspect who fled from meth lab bustRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 28 | West Virginia Metro

    ... as his codefendants, but with the addition of two felony charges of delivery/sale of meth. assistance of the Lewis County Sheriff's Department's Meth Lab Response Team located two "meth labs" -all the precursors and lab gear to manufacture ...

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  2. Special grand jury indicts area man on murder chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 28 | The Inter-Mountain

    ... murder. He is currently being held at Central Regional Jail on no bond, according to a press release from Lewis County Prosecuting Attorney Christina C. Flanigan. According to a criminal complaint filed in Lewis County Magistrate Court, on Feb. 10, ...

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  3. West Virginia trophy fish and big bucks for displayRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 23 | Huntington News

    If you have a legally harvested and mounted West Virginia big buck trophy, or if you have a trophy fish caught from West Virginia waters, it's wanted for the Big Buck/Trophy Fish Display at West Virginia's Celebration of National Hunting and Fishing Day, Sept. 26-27, 2015, at Stonewall Resort State Park near Weston in Lewis County.

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  4. Lewis County man arrested with ingredients to make methRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 20 | West Virginia Metro

    James Michael Brown, 33, of Weston, told Lewis County Deputies he intended to make and distribute meth in order to make money. Once detained along Homewood Road, police found Coleman fuel, salt, Drano, cold packs and lithium batteries -all ingredients used to make meth- in Brown's backpack.

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  5. West Virginia trophy fish and big bucks for display at...Read the original story

    Wednesday Aug 19 | West Virginia Division of Natural Resources

    If you have a legally harvested and mounted West Virginia big buck trophy, or if you have a trophy fish caught from West Virginia waters, it's wanted for the Big Buck/Trophy Fish Display at West Virginia's Celebration of National Hunting and Fishing Day, Sept. 26-27, 2015, at Stonewall Resort State Park near Weston in Lewis County.

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  6. Hero's Day Schedule Is SetRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 19 | Tyler Star News

    ... following this 7 p.m. Service. At 8 p.m., the wall will be dismantled and will depart for its next location in Lewis County, W.Va. On Sept. 12, the Sistersville General Hospital will host a Heroes Day 5K Run/ Walk. At 8:30 a.m., the Heroes Day fun ...

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  7. Charges dropped in 1999 Lewis County cold caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 7 | Big News Network.com

    ... Charles Freeman The exchange with a Deputy as he walked out marked the last time Charles Freeman would be in Lewis County Circuit Court for the foreseeable future after the state moved to drop murder charges against him and Joseph Metz related to a ...

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  8. Slice of SummerRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 6 | Morgantown

    ... dappled Hillbilly, a West Virginia strain) and add it to this delectable quiche recipe from Stone Lakes Farm in Lewis County. stonelakesfarm.weebly.com 1. Preheat oven to 350 degrees Fahrenheit. 2. Allow dough to reach room temperature, then roll ...

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  9. Charges dropped in 1999 Lewis County cold caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 6 | West Virginia Metro

    The exchange with a Deputy as he walked out marked the last time Charles Freeman would be in Lewis County Circuit Court for the foreseeable future after the state moved to drop murder charges against him and Joseph Metz related to a 1999 cold case. In a 20-page motion filed by Laura Pickens, the Special Prosecutor from Harrison County, the state argued that it could not connect Freeman, 52, of Archbold, Ohio, and Metz, 40, of Horner, to the disappearance and deaths of Mary Friend and Maxine Stalnaker -Metz's mother and grandmother- with the evidence collected.

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  10. Broughton pushing for splash padRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 2, 2015 | The Inter-Mountain

    ... to potentially include a pool or water park in the future. The mayor said many people from the region visit the Lewis County pool in the summer, which features several slides and water activities. "More than likely you'll buy gas over there and ...

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  11. Criminal investigation could be launched against Weston police officer after death of Weston manRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 20, 2015 | West Virginia Metro

    ... Eric Riddle, who had been under suspension since the incident on July 1st. He returned to work one week later. Lewis County Prosecutor Christie Flanigan said that Chief Randall Posey is standing by the results of the investigation done by the Weston ...

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  12. Rev. Jerry D. HeaterRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 19, 2015 | The Inter-Mountain

    He was born March 20, 1938, in Lewis County, a son of the late Gale and Merle Cochran Heater.

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  13. Watson man arrested on warrant after allegedly fleeing from policeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 17, 2015 | Watertown Daily Times

    A town of Watson man was arrested on a Lewis County Family Court warrant after he allegedly fled from police Wednesday. Lewis County sheriff's deputies said that at about 2 p.m., when they attempted to stop a vehicle driven by Jeffrey F. Jantzi, 37, of 6414 Crestview Drive, on an active warrant and for driving with a suspended license, he pulled into a private driveway and fled on foot.

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  14. Watson man arrested on warrant after fleeing from policeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 16, 2015 | Watertown Daily Times

    A town of Watson man was arrested on a Lewis County Family Court warrant and other charges after he allegedly fled from police Wednesday. Lewis County sheriff's deputies said that at about 2 p.m., when they attempted to stop a vehicle driven by Jeffrey F. Jantzi, 37, of 6414 Crestview Drive, on an active warrant and for driving with a suspended license, he pulled into a private driveway and fled on foot.

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  15. Detroit native arrested after drug bust in Harrison County mallRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 9, 2015 | West Virginia Metro

    ... Deputy Jeff McAtee. Vickerson's arrest stems from an undercover operation initiated by the Drug Unit from the Lewis County Sheriff's Department. When they learned that the transaction would occur in Harrison County, they contacted the Harrison ...

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  16. One man dead after Friday house fire in Lewis CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 6, 2015 | West Virginia Metro

    A man injured in a Lewis County house fire on Friday passed away on Saturday according to the State Fire Marshal's Office. Multiple crews were called to the scene along Right Freeman's Creek Road at approximately 6:35 a.m., according to the Jackson's Mill Volunteer Fire Department.

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  17. Two transported to hospital after house fire in Lewis CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 3, 2015 | West Virginia Metro

    One individual was reportedly transported the West Penn Burn Center in Pittsburgh and another to Stonewall Jackson Memorial Hospital after a Friday morning house fire in Lewis County. Multiple crews were called to the scene along Right Freeman's Creek Road at approximately 6:35 a.m., according to the Jackson's Mill Volunteer Fire Department.

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  18. Helen DropplemanRead the original story

    Jun 25, 2015 | Weirton Daily Times

    ... away Wednesday, June 24, 2015, in the Dixon Nursing Home in Wintersville, OH. She was born March 5, 1931, in Lewis County, WV, a daughter of the late Lee and Mary Plunkett Stark. She was also preceded in death by her husband, George Droppleman, Sr., ...

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  19. Defense attorneys defend judgea s decision in Roth caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 19, 2015 | Watertown Daily Times

    Members of Lewis County's public defender's office on Friday defended a judge's decision to throw out manslaughter and homicide charges against Brenda E. Roth in connection with Derek M. Holton's drug overdose death, suggesting they should never have been filed. However, District Attorney Leanne K. Moser said she has no regrets and is exploring all options moving forward, including the possibility of appeal.

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  20. Two dead after single-vehicle accident in Lewis CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 17, 2015 | West Virginia Metro

    According to troopers with the Weston detachment, the vehicle was traveling north along Oil Creek Road roughly 7.8 miles from U.S. 19 at approximately 6:45 p.m. when the accident happened. The driver of the 2004 Ford Explorer lost control, left the road and crashed into nearby trees.

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