MetroNews Staff

Today December 11, 2017

Man dies after being hit by dump truck

The collision happened at Graham Trucking on Rogers Street before 7 p.m.

Fershee wants medical marijuana legalized nationally if elected

Kendra Fershee, who announced her candidacy in September, said she would propose legislation to allow the sale of cannabis for medical purposes if elected.

West Virginia brings in $96 million in oil and natural gas production taxes

The West Virginia Oil and Natural Gas Association cheered the findings in a press release.

Wellsburg nurse admits to drug distribution work

Sharon Jackson, 46, of Wellsburg, admitted to conspiring with others to illegally distribute drugs used in treating opioid addiction.

Woman shot dead in Huntington

Woman shot early Monday morning and becomes the city of Huntington's 19th murder case of the year.

Former basketball player shares story of drug use

Chris Herren was invited to speak last week at the West Virginia Air National Guard Armory in Millwood.

Yesterday December 10, 2017

Boyes back at Southcentral

Inmate back at the lockup he walked out of Oct. 25.

Two charged after stealing toys from donations box

Bobby Ray Thornton and Brenda Mathena were allegedly caught on camera Friday taking several bags of toys

Fire damages Logan Walmart

Supply room damaged.

Herd scores final 14 points to take down Toledo

Jon Elmore finished with 25 points and Ajdin Penava had 24 in a 93-89 road win.

Saturday December 9, 2017

Photo gallery: West Virginia downs Pitt 69-60

PITTSBURGH — Images from No. 18 West Virginia’s 69-60 win over Pitt on Saturday night.

Parkersburg fire claims life

62nd fire death in state this year.

Four suspects to appear in court for alleged skimming activity in Morgantown

The suspects are accused of installing skimming devices at gas pumps, uploading account information and creating fake credit cards to make unauthorized transactions at different businesses.

Friday December 8, 2017

Capito among those relieved over VA reversal on homeless program

The program is aimed at providing long-term housing for veterans.

Escaped Pruntytown inmate captured

Michael Anthony Campbell escaped from Pruntytown Correctional Center on Sept. 19

Weston man arrested after police chase with tractor trailer

The Mercer County Sheriff's Office is conducting an investigation.

WVU: “Appropriate evaluation” underway following harassment allegations at student radio station

"I know everybody wants to move quickly," WVU's Rob Alsop said. "But we want to get this right."

Lincoln man arraigned following police pursuit

Travis Salmons in court after being shot in leg by police.

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