DNR's dive team searching Sutton Lake for apparent drowning victim

Natural Resources Police say the victim went under and never resurfaced after jumping into the lake to help a child who was struggling

Marion County fatal shooting ruled self-defense
Prosecutor and sheriff hold news conference.
July 16, 2024 - 3:51 pm
Breast cancer survivor makes stop at a CAMC hospital to spread awareness and hope to others
Agnes Judge is embarking on a 50-state hospital tour to raise the awareness
July 16, 2024 - 3:39 pm
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July 15, 2024 - 10:00 pm
Search for missing man at Summersville Lake
Man from Morgantown reported missing after visiting Battle Run Beach area Sunday and hasn't been heard from since
July 16, 2024 - 2:53 pm
Attorney for Paden City talks about ruling to keep the local school open
Wheeling lawyer Teresa Toriseva says a judge's ruling clearly shows the decision to close the school was an effort to force unwanted consolidation
July 16, 2024 - 2:34 pm
Hanshaw needs more specifics before committing to push for another 5% tax cut
'I need to see the numbers,' Hanshaw, R-Clay, said today on MetroNews' 'Talkline.'
July 16, 2024 - 12:45 pm
Jones enjoying transition to coaching for this year's version of TBT
Kevin Jones, one of the more decorated players in WVU history, had his share of memorable moments playing four years in TBT. While Jones continues to play overseas, he's presently transitioning to a role as assistant coach for Best Virginia.
July 16, 2024 - 12:18 pm


MetroNews This Morning 7-16-24
Summary of West Virginia news, sports, weather for Tuesday, July 16, 2024
July 16, 2024 - 6:24 am
Charleston City Council holds lots of discussion regarding marijuana and urban deer hunt
Charleston City Council met Monday evening and held lengthy discussion on both bills.
July 16, 2024 - 12:45 am
Capito celebrates signing of bill that fights against Parkinson's Disease
U.S. Senator Shelley Moore Capito took to Charleston's Capitol Market to celebrate the signing of a bill that fights against Parkinson's Disease.
July 15, 2024 - 11:16 pm
Marshall University's new cyber security director says he's ready to help the school lead the way in the industry
July 15, 2024 - 9:05 pm
Three people injured in RV fire on Interstate 79
Blaze occurred Monday afternoon.
July 15, 2024 - 5:44 pm
Capito praises VP pick J.D. Vance for his Appalachian viewpoint
Vance is a relative newcomer to the Senate, serving since 2023. Before that, he came to prominence through the 2016 publication of his memoir, 'Hillbilly Elegy.'
July 15, 2024 - 4:51 pm
Commercial fire in Elkins
Multiple crews respond to blaze at Hamer Pellet Fuel plant.
July 15, 2024 - 4:50 pm
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High School Sports
Revamped Class A features several state title contenders and promising programs
2023 state runner-up Greenbrier West made the deepest playoff run among Class A returning teams.
July 16, 2024 - 6:00 am
Clark goes to Angels in ninth round as third WVU pitcher selected on second day of draft
The left-hander became the ace and workhorse of the Mountaineers' pitching staff during his only season at West Virginia.
July 15, 2024 - 7:34 pm
Cleveland selects Aidan Major in fifth round
Major becomes WVU's second right-handed pitcher to come off the board during the second day of the draft.
July 15, 2024 - 4:10 pm
Hagaman drafted in fourth round by Texas Rangers
The right-handed pitcher made 14 appearances in 2024 before suffering a season-ending injury. His selection marks the fourth straight year a WVU pitcher has been chosen in the fourth round.
July 15, 2024 - 3:40 pm
High School Sports
Dante Stills set for second NFL season after earning significant snaps as a rookie
The Fairmont Senior and WVU graduate played in 15 games last season for the Arizona Cardinals.
July 15, 2024 - 12:57 pm
High School Sports
Williamstown seeks third consecutive state title while moving to Class AA
The Yellowjackets made three consecutive state championship game appearances in Class A.
July 15, 2024 - 5:53 am
Wetherholt selected 7th overall by the St. Louis Cardinals in the MLB Draft
Wetherholt is the top WVU selection since Alek Manoah was the No. 11 pick in 2019.
July 14, 2024 - 7:45 pm
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