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 …

The days of West Virginia finishing 50th in the nation in everything appears to be coming to a dramatic end! Huge news out of Charleston this week when 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.  According to The Journal, “West Virginia’s …

Police officers have a very difficult job and situations often happen where it gets very intense and heated.  However, it’s important that the very people whose job it is to enforce the law follow the law themselves. In November of last year, a 16 year old teenager fled Berkeley County police officers and eventually crashed.  …

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 …

I moved away from West Virginia about 10 years ago after spending the first 30 years of my life there.  I’m 40 years old now and nothing makes me happier than to think of West Virginia. When I drive back through the East River Mountain Tunnel that connects Virginia and West Virginia and see the …

West Virginia’s adult obesity rate is nearing 40% and our Governor is the fattest politician in the world.  This is not a political article and Jim Justice’s political views will not be mentioned.  He seems to be getting mixed reviews as the Governor of West Virginia.  However, the role of the Governor of a state …