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China West Virginia Investment, Joe Manchin

Senator Joe Manchin smells a rat when it comes to the $83.7 billion investment that has been pledge in West Virginia by China’s state-owned energy giant. “In West Virginia, they came and signed a [Memorandum of Understanding] for $83 billion, and I repeat, $83 billion over 20 years,” Manchin said on Thursday during a Senate …

Fairmont Man Chokes Girlfriend to Death With Shoestring

A Fairmont man was charged with first degree murder after he choked his girlfriend to death with a shoestring. Clifton Vondell Ruggs #NCRJ https://t.co/6KKBC2H62o pic.twitter.com/JOnDyRmkq0 — WV Mugshots (@WVMugshots) July 24, 2019 The Fairmont Police Department filed a complaint that stated the 27-year-old Clifton Ruggs started arguing with his girlfriend, Crystal Stevens, while she was …

President Trump West Virginia success

On Sunday morning President Trump tweeted about West Virginia’s economic success. “The Great State of West Virginia is producing record setting numbers and doing really well,” President Trump tweeted. “When I became President, it was practically shut down and closed for business. Not anymore!” The Great State of West Virginia is producing record setting numbers …

Homeless Students in West Virginia

According to a report from the Charleston Gazette-Mail, state Department of Education data indicates there were 10,500 homeless students in West Virginia currently. Homeless students are defined as those who don’t have an adequate and regular nighttime residence. This accounts for nearly 4 percent of students enrolled in kindergarten through high school. 10,522 Homeless Students …

Each State's Most Hated Food

The Takeout made a map where it shows each state’s most hated food. It’s a very wide ranging variety of foods with some entertaining choices. Spoiler alert: West Virginia’s favorite food is not a pepperoni roll. First, let’s talk about some of the worst choices. California chose Chick-fil-A. There’s no way anyone could possibly think …

Former Police Chief and Firefighter charged with sexual assault

A former police chief and firefighter is now facing charges of sexual assault and sexual abuse. This was reported by Fox59 News. BREAKING: Thomas Ray Peal, who is a former police chief and firefighter, is facing charges of sexual assault and sexual abuse. Posted by WVNS 59News on Thursday, July 18, 2019 Thomas Ray Peal is …

West Virginia Unemployment Rate Drops

The West Virginia unemployment rate dropped one-tenth of a percentage point to 4.7% in June. This is the seasonally adjusted unemployment rate. According to WorkForce West Virginia, this is the lowest rate for the state since October 2008. West Virginia's seasonally adjusted unemployment rate has dropped to its lowest point since October of 2008:https://t.co/VZqeH4AxaR — …

People in Boone County Overdosing on Synthetic Meth Made From Wasp Spray

According to West Virginia State Police, people in Boone County are turning to wasp spray to give them a “meth-like” high. This is according to a report from WRGB. It’s been used as a cheap alternative to methamphetamine. Was Spray as Synthetic Meth According to officials, the spray played a part in at least three …

wetzel county teacher

According to Wetzel County Prosecuting Attorney Timothy Haught, 25-year-old Wetzel County teacher Adam Croasmun has been charged with soliciting a minor via computer to engage in an illegal act. This was reported by WTRF. Adam Scott Croasmun #NRJ https://t.co/hn1zikEyzq pic.twitter.com/YJ6M1pYJs0 — WV Mugshots (@WVMugshots) July 13, 2019 This is a felony and the punishment will …

7-11 baby

During her pregnancy, Rachel Landford kept seeing the numbers seven and 11. She didn’t realize this was foreshadowing. A 7-Eleven baby was on the way. Landford gave birth to J’amie Brown inside a Missouri 7-Eleven at 7:11 p.m. on the evening of July 11 (7/11). The baby’s weight? Of course it was seven pounds and …