At least 361 miners lost their lives on Dec. 6, 1907, when a massive explosion ripped through the Fairmont Coal Company’s No. 6 and 8 mines, devastating the community of Monongah.
For over 125 years, the Salvation Army's Red Kettle Campaign has provided food, shelter and social services to Americans in need this year, and this year's campaign is well underway in central West Virginia.
Over 40 years after the passing of Nick Saban Sr., communities of northern Marion County still feel the impact and lessons of the legacy that he left behind.
CLARKSBURG, W.Va. — The sale of defaulting hotels in Clarksburg and Elkins will continue, following an evidentiary hearing in U.S. District Court for the Northern...
Frank Leon Jones was arrested without incident by the Fayette County Sheriff's Department at the Mount Olive Correctional Complex, where he is employed as a correctional officer.
MORGANTOWN, W.Va. — WVU’s newest director of the Rockefeller Neurosciences Institute is bringing with him new tools and clinical trials to target the state’s opioid...
Harrison County Sheriff Robert Matheny said the inmate, from the North Central Regional Jail, broke out of the van while being transported to United Hospital Center in Bridgeport.
Numerous organizations in North Central West Virginia are giving their time and effort this week to assure all area residents have a hot meal for Thanksgiving.
MORGANTOWN, W.Va. — West Virginia has the highest rate of opioid overdose deaths in the country, and yet 21 percent of the state’s 55 counties...
The victim, Rodney Ray Rose, 36, of the Ansted area of Fayette County, identified his shooter as Brian Stephen Willis, 29, of the Victor area.
Authorities are investigating the cause of a Sunday night fire that sent one person to the hospital.
Annual memorial ceremony held in Marion County.
WVU's Drug Free Mom and Baby Project -- entitled "ACE" (Assisting, Connecting and Encouraging) -- serves pregnant women with substance use disorder and helps them achieve a healthy pregnancy.
Philippi Assistant Fire Chief Nathan Barker said one person was home at the time of the fire, which occurred around 10:20 a.m. on Paren Street in Century.
Wreck occurred Friday afternoon.
According to Harrison County Sheriff Robert Matheny, a truck was heading west and attempted to make a right turn onto Wolf Summit Road and was T-boned by a semi.
John Jay Kemper was found at an apartment between Ivandale and Thorton, according to Taylor County Prosecuting Attorney John Bord around 10:30 a.m. Friday.
Donald Keith Amos was acquitted of all charges related to the March 7 incident -- three counts of felony malicious assault, one count of felony burglary and one count of misdemeanor domestic assault.
Richard "Reggie" Eugene Watkins was traveling on his motorcycle Tuesday afternoon when he collided with a semi-truck at the intersection of Industrial Park Road and Vankirk Drive.
Dr. John Deskins, executive director of WVU's Bureau of Business and Economic Research, spoke at the university's third Academic Media Day on Monday and said substance use disorders are causing significant job loss in the state, as well as tying up resources that could be used in other needed areas.