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St. Albans man sentenced for baby’s death
CHARLESTON, W.Va. — A St. Albans man was sentenced Thursday for the death of an 8-month-old child. A Kanawha County jury found William Ellis Bowen IV guilty of murder of a child by refusal and failure to supply necessities, as well as death of a child by child abuse. Bowen was sentenced to 15 yea...[read more]

Democratic gubernatorial candidates, Montana’s Tester to speak at party dinner
CHARLESTON, W.Va. — Members of the West Virginia Democratic Party will have an opportunity to hear from the party’s candidates for governor and two U.S. senators at the annual Roosevelt-Kennedy Dinner on Friday. The dinner, to be held at the Charleston Coliseum and Convention Center, will feature...[read more]

Goodwin refers FBI to use of force incident; stresses more dialogue and unity in city
Video captured Patrol Officer Carlie McCoy struggling to arrest 27-year-old Freda Gilmore in an incident last month. Patrolman Joshua Mena punched Gilmore several times in the head.[read more]

Boone couple gets jail time for taking money from youth football league
MADISON, W.Va. — A Boone County couple will spend time in jail for embezzling as much as $42,000 from the now-defunct Seth Midget Football League. Jeremy and Pamela Johnson were sentenced separately Wednesday after previous guilty pleas. Boone County Circuit Judge Will Thompson sentenced Pamela J...[read more]

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McDowell man charged with multiple counts of incest, sexual assault of teen
Conviction of incest in WV carries a maximum sentence of 15 years in prison. The post McDowell man charged with multiple counts of incest, sexual assault of teen appeared first on WV MetroNews.[read more]

Time to Brawl: West Virginia, Pitt clash in November for first time
Mountaineers look to limit Panthers' backcourt. The post Time to Brawl: West Virginia, Pitt clash in November for first time appeared first on WV MetroNews.[read more]

Let’s give charter schools a chance in West Virginia
West Virginia is just dipping its toe into charter schools. The state Board of Education is putting out for public comment proposed rules on how... The post Let’s give charter schools a chance in West Virginia appeared first on WV MetroNews.[read more]

Democratic gubernatorial candidates, Montana’s Tester to speak at party dinner
CHARLESTON, W.Va. — Members of the West Virginia Democratic Party will have an opportunity to hear from the party’s candidates for governor and two U.S.... The post Democratic gubernatorial candidates, Montana’s Tester to speak at party dinner appeared first on WV MetroNews.[read more]

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