Chris Lawrence

Tuesday January 9, 2018

Justice administration chief of staff ready to open up the session

Mike Hall says the difference headed into the 2018 session compared to the 2017 session is night and day.

Monday January 8, 2018

Troopers investigate murder-suicide in Elkins glass shop

Male victim was an employee of Novus Auto Glass and the female was his girlfriend. Troopers believe he shot her--then turned the gun on himself.

Leonhardt lays out his vision for Agriculture in 2018

Ag Commissioner wants mechanism to modernized agriculture labs, funding for Warriors to Farmers, and continues to push for control of the Division of Forestry

Saturday January 6, 2018

St. Albans mayor surprised by Kmart closing, looking for new tenant

The St. Albans store, along with the stores in Huntington and Clarksburg, will be shutting down in April.

Deep division over the idea of allowing ATV’s on Wildlife Management Areas

An organization formed in Logan County suggests hunters should be allowed to use ATV's on public hunting land, other groups promise strong opposition to the idea.

Thursday January 4, 2018

TransCanada puts Leach XPress pipeline into service

The line from Marshall County to Southeastern Ohio is the first of many the company has in development to get Marcellus Shale gas to market in the eastern United States.

Tuesday January 2, 2018

Be aware of the dangers of extremely cold temperatures

Guarding against frostbite and hypothermia are essential when the temperature hovers near zero. They can come on without notice.

Police search for missing Nitro teenager

Mother worried after her daughter went to meet a friend Christmas Eve and hasn't been heard from since.

Monday January 1, 2018

Sago Mine Disaster happened 12 years ago

Only Randall McCloy Jr. survived massive explosion.

Friday December 29, 2017

Miner killed in Fayette County accident

Worker killed in Friday morning accident when bulldozer travels off high wall.

Monongalia County hunter finishes a three year quest in 2017

The buck he called Mile High almost eluded him for another year--until the final hours of the hunting season.

Thursday December 28, 2017

Ohio County delegate believes sports betting could be a big win for W.Va.

Shawn Fluharty wants the state poised to move when and if the Supreme Court reverses current federal law which forbids states from regulating sports gambling within their borders.

Wednesday December 27, 2017

Quick Response Team seeks to break the overdose cycle in Huntington

New effort will put all overdose victims in contact with long term help within 72 hours of overdosing in hopes of getting them into a treatment option.

A busy 12 hours for Kanawha County VFDs

Several fires suspicious, several more could be blamed on heating

Monday December 25, 2017

Guard member treasures opportunity to climb to Everest base camp

David Casteel says recent adventure was bucket list item.

Thursday December 21, 2017

Hatfield-McCoy supports Rimfire trail efforts

Could be movement in upcoming legislative session.

Tuesday December 19, 2017

City of Montgomery hires more police officers

Montgomery Mayor Greg Ingram says he's committed to combating crime in the city.

Elk area land acquisition is now complete

Property deal is complete and the state now holds the deed to all 32,000 acres of four southern W.Va. wildlife management areas.

Monday December 18, 2017

My buck season scramble

Despite short noticed, the farm where I learned to hunt provided an opportunity I had never enjoyed.

Charleston police identify murder victim

Police says victim found in secluded woods of Charleston had been shot.

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