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15-Foot Python Owner Arrested

According to a tweet from Williams Dean of the Dominion Post, the 15-foot python owner has been arrested. Shane Stevens, 19, of Morgantown has been charged with “allowing an animal to run.” Stevens was released on a $100 bond. The owner of the 15-foot python that escaped into the wilds of Sabraton on May 30 …

West Virginia Offers Free Tuition

Starting in July, West Virginia has joined other states in offering free tuition at community colleges. In order to qualify for the program a potential student will have to submit to a blanket drug test. This makes the free tuition legislation passed in West Virginia different from anywhere else in the nation. State Legislature passed …

Kanawha County Police Warn of Scam Calls

Kanawha County Police are advising residents to be aware of a scam phone call where the caller is pretending to be a sheriff’s deputy. During the call they will instruct the caller to buy prepaid cards to pay their fines and avoid jail time. In a news release Kanawha County sheriff’s Sgt. Brian Humphreys said …

Charles Robert Mays, Sr., 73, of Fairmont, West Virginia is missing and the West Virginia State Police have issued a Silver Alert for him.  Mays has Alzheimer’s and was last seen at Mon General Hospital in Morgantown. Mays, who is 5’3 and approximately 175 pounds, was last seen driving a blue 2004 Chevrolet Tracker.  If …

Russell Slater, 41, of Charleston, West Virginia, was sentenced to 100 years in jail for his home invasion attack on elderly woman Teresa Arthur Moore. Moore explained that Slater forced his way into her house, using a crowbar and beat her up.  Slater stole merchandise including jewelry, a gun and money from her purse. According …

– Charleston, West Virginia Charleston, the state capitol of West Virginia, was hit by a tornado that caused damage throughout the city.  As Charleston recovers from the storm, more and more residents are releasing video of the storm and images of the damage. This frightening video filmed by Paul Helmick showed the clouds over Charleston …

Damage has been reported from a tornado that hit in the Charleston, West Virginia area this evening.  The tornado hit at approximately 7:00PM and several residents of the area took video and photo of the frightening weather event. Looks like a tornado…. Near Charleston, West Virginia. #wvwx https://t.co/5wjykDy8GH — Vortex Crew (@VortexChasing) June 25, 2019 …

Dead last.  According to WalletHub, West Virginia is the least fun state in the United States.  West Virginia ranked 50th overall for how fun it is. According to Inc.com, “fun translates into happiness, which means better health and longer life expectancy. So, WalletHub did these rankings, considering how much money each state’s people spend on …

Updated at 6:10 p.m. on 6/25/2019 15-year-old Hannah Romig of Harrison County was found in the Bronx, New York, according to Clarksburg Police Deputy Chief Jason Snider. Tracking Hannah down was a group effort by the FBI, Clarksburg PD and law enforcement in New York. Original Article Fifteen year old Hannah Romig of Clarksburg, West …

Beckley Planet Fitness Employee, planet fitness tanning bed spy

There has been an investigation launched after a Beckley Planet Fitness employee was allegedly caught spying on people using the tanning facilities. This is according to a report from WNSTV. BREAKING: An investigation is underway after an employee at the Planet Fitness in Beckley was allegedly caught spying on people while they were tanning. https://t.co/IjJTntB3hl …