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Fireworks Sales in West Virginia

When fireworks sales in West Virginia were legalized in 2016, the Tax Department projected much more venue coming in from it. Happy 4th of July #fireworks #westvirginia pic.twitter.com/arfnYowPM0 — Ivett Gabriella? (@ivett_gabriella) July 5, 2019 According to the Charleston-Gazette Mail, the fireworks safety fee brought in around $644,000 in 2018. When you add on the …

News out of Fort Mill, South Carolina yesterday, July 4th, when a fireworks store accidentally caught on fire, giving residents a huge fireworks show.   The Davy Jones Fireworks store and the House of Fireworks store in Fort Mill, SC caught on fire when there was a spark in a storage unit between the stores.  …

Three West Virginia Inmates Die

According a officials, three West Virginia inmates have died in the past week at three different jails. There has been no report of foul play in the deaths. The first of the three was Amanda Kessick, who was found unresponsive early fried and ended up dying in Cabell County at the Western Regional Jail. Before …

Governor Justice is butter because he’s on a roll.  Last week it was announced that West Virginia led the nation in the first quarter of 2019 with a personal income growth rate of 5.6 percent.  Justice signed a sweeping Education Bill and supplemental appropriation bills that, according to the Governor, will “unlock new opportunities for …

president trump west virginia july

With his 2020 reelection campaign in full swing, President Trump is set to make a a July appearance in West Virginia for a private fundraiser. According to The Intelligencer, the event wlil be hosted by Robert E. Murray, the president and CEO of Murray Energy. The event will happen in Wheeling at the WesBanco Arena …

High-Speed Chase

What started out as a routine traffic stop turned into a high-speed chase through Raleigh County. All of this went down with the driver’s two-year-old child in the back seat of the car. Man leads Deputies on high speed chase with 2-year-old inside car #RaleighCounty https://t.co/EInxgbEMRg pic.twitter.com/rnxcsXkNiB — WOAY NewsWatch (@WOAYNewsWatch) July 2, 2019 Keith …

3 ways inn fire

3 Ways Inn, a Marion County restaurant, burst into flames on Tuesday morning. Multiple fire crews responded to the structure fire. There was a call received by 911 officials just before 4:30 a.m. that there was a fire at Three Ways in, which is located in the White Hall/South Fairmont area. Fire Departments from Bridgeport, …

TransCanada Pipline Explosion

***UPDATE*** Please make note of the dates on the tweets. This story is from last year. It was retweeted today and I made a terrible oversight. Sorry for the confusion. A TransCanada pipeline was recently installed in a remote area in Marshall County of West Virginia. That pipeline exploded early Thursday in the Nixon Ridge …

Charleston Man Kevin S. Sloan

A Charleston man was arrested after police stated that he beat a blind woman with a baseball bat and a metal chair. This is according to a report from ABC4 News. Man in West Virginia accused of beating woman who is blind with baseball bat, metal chair. https://t.co/0dq6UqcNZN — ABC News 4 (@ABCNews4) July 1, …

Preston County Flood Photos main

Storms early Sunday morning caused flooding across several counties in North Central West Virginia. Preston County Commissioner Samantha Stone shared some of the Preston County flood photos with WBOY. There were high waters on Route 50, Salt Luck Road and Aurora Pike. Flooding from overnight rain is causing serious problems in many of our mountain …