In the wake of a terrorist attack against a mosque in New Zealand, public concern over hate speech reaches police.
FAIRMONT, W.Va. — City police are investigating an apparent arson that resulted in the death of an unidentified person in Fairmont. Investigators are seeking a...
"I believe they had to start somewhere to make an impact," Preston County Commissioner Samantha Stone said.
Congressman David McKinley, R-W.Va., met with Bureau of Prisons Acting Director Hugh Hurwitz last week to discuss inadequate staffing levels, resulting in a commitment to additonal recruiting at Hazelton.
"This is a roads issue," Monongalia County Commissioner Tom Bloom said. "The survival of the state of West Virginia is basically now."
On the third consecutive day of cancelled classes, a significant number of people -- WVU students among them -- gathered on North Spruce Street in Morgantown, close to the campus of West Virginia University.
"I think that we will probably go head-to-head (with the NRA) on this issue," Gee said on on MetroNews "Talkline" with Hoppy Kercheval.
H.B. 2519, which passed 59-41 in the House this week, will appear on the agenda in both Senate Finance and Senate Judiciary committees.
Third reading of campus carry bill moved to Wednesday.
On the same day Gov. Justice sent a team to Preston County, two bills that could impact future roads maintenance are nearing legislative finish lines.
The recently sworn-in Samantha Stone said the state of emergency Preston County Commissioners put in place over road concerns -- well before her election -- is about to turn a year old.
"We haven't gotten everything that we want," Alsop said. "But we have gotten a number of exemptions that will allow us to keep dangerous weapons off the most sensitive areas of campus where they have no business being."
William Kingsley Clark, 31, is accused of biting off part of the ear of a man during a domestic battery incident.
This morning Alvarez made it clear: "The bill needs to die."
Coontz, a native of Star City, World War II veteran, and Philippi High School alumni in Barbour County, left $2.3 million to West Virginia in his will
Passing 3,073 votes to 2,731 against, 52.9 percent of voters finally gave Preston County residents a school excess levy after failed votes in 2016 and 2018.
"There is a belief or concern that fraternities as they may exist now, dissociated from the university, are exempt from the hazing law," Sen. Charles Trump IV said.
Sarah Lawver, Director of Advocacy in West Virginia for the American Lung Association, said WVU deserves praise for its willingness to adopt more effective tobacco policy control.
Police also said Matz displayed a folding knife during the altercation, lied to police about a gun being present in the residence, and then pointed a revolver at an officer.
"We had to clear that street," Preston said Monday on WAJR's "Talk of the Town" with Dave Wilson and Sarah Giosi. "People could have and would have gotten hurt."