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Man Found Guilty of Killing of Former WV Coal Exec

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Mingo County Sheriff James Smith says a second arrest has been made in the Mingo County Murder Investigation.

Students charged for alleged threats at Woodrow Wilson

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Beckley Police are investigating two incidents at Woodrow Wilson High School that involved threats to students and staff. Police told 59News between October 10 - 11, 2017 there were students who made the alleged threats. 

Cadets Chosen to Highlight the Colors at the North Carolina Game

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Cadets Blaine Mainz, of Camp Lejeune, North Carolina; Jon Ricciardi, of Point Pleasant Beach, North Carolina, and Jack LeRette, of Red Oak, Iowa, will receive the flags at the homecoming football game against North Carolina.

2 killed in accident on Route 460

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Virginia State Troopers are investigating a deadly accident that happened in Giles County on Friday, Oct. 20, 2017.  It occurred at around 12:40 p.m. in the westbound lanes of U.S. Route 460 near the intersection with Clendennin Road. 

Send a Hokie to Capitol Hill to Ensure Sound Science Informs Public Policy

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The BP oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico.  Human health disparities in Appalachia.   The Dan River coal ash spill in North Carolina.   The water crisis in Flint, Michigan.  Air pollution in urban industrialized areas of the world.   The list goes on.

Advising for Spring 2018 Semester Underway at Concord University

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Advising for course selection is underway at Concord University for the Spring 2018 semester and will continue through Friday, November 3, 2017. Advisees need to check with their academic advisers regarding a mutually agreed upon time for advising.  

WVU Tech to Host Crime Scene Investigation Community Workshop

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The WVU Tech Forensic investigation program will host a Crime Scene Investigation Community Workshop on Saturday, November 4, 2017 from 9 - 11:30 a.m. on the WVU Tech campus in Beckley. 

Beckley Police investigate vehicle tampering incident

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Detectives with the Beckley Police Department are asking for help from the community to track down a suspect in a vehicle tampering case.  It happened on Oct. 4, 2017 at the CVS on North Eisenhower Drive.  

3 arrested for stealing from mine in Wyoming County Video included

Suspect: Troy Porter Suspect: Troy Porter
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Deputies were called to the Brooks Run coal mine in Marianna, WV on Oct. 4, 2017 after receiving reports that there were two people in masks headed toward the mine site.  When investigators arrived, they discovered around $13,000 worth of mining equipment had been stolen. 

Mercer County schools focus on attendance

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The first full month of school for the students in Mercer County included efforts to promote attendance.  It was part of their Attendance Matters campaign. 

Car lands in river in Alderson

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ALDERSON, WV (WVNS)--  A car rolled into the Greenbrier River Friday morning in Alderson. 

FALL FOLIAGE: Blue Ridge Parkway expects this weekend to be busiest

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ASHEVILLE, N.C. (AP) - Drivers seeking fall-colored leaves should expect this weekend to be the busiest on a scenic road that runs through the Appalachian Mountains from North Carolina to Virginia.    

Woodrow Wilson Honors Former Coach After Sudden Death

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The Cross Country Championships happened Thursday October 19th 2017, but for the Woodrow Wilson Flying eagles, the athletes were running for a purpose. Losing a friend and mentor is always hard. But losing a father and former coach makes it difficult to keep going. The Woodrow Wilson high school cross country team lost their coach Willie Barbera this past summer. His son George took over as head couch for the Flying Eagles and said he knew he needed to honor his father.

New Website Feature Gives Grocery Store A 21st Century Upgrade Video included

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A grocery store in Beckley is now changing the way you shop for groceries.  No more waiting in lines, or spending time walking around the aisles. The Kroger at Beckley Crossing is the first in southern west Virginia to bring you online shopping, it's called ClickList. All you have to do is pay and order online and then pick your groceries up curbside. More than 40,000 items are available; it excludes alcohol, tobacco and pharmacy prescriptions. There is a $4.95 service char...

Report: West Virginia childhood adversity tops US average

A foundation studying health issues says 52 percent of West Virginia children have had at least one adverse experience that could impair their long-term welfare.

Results of medical cannabis survey to be presented at advisory board meeting in December

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The West Virginia Bureau for Public Health is looking for input from the public as they begin drafting rules for access to medical marijuana.   The thirteen question survey was posted Wednesday. It takes an average of four minutes to complete. 

Fayetteville Man Representing Southern WV in Bridge Day Base Jumping Video included

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Fayetteville Airport may have a noisy takeoff from time to time, but it doesn't bother local resident Bill Chouinard, who has a fondness for flying that all started with his family while growing up in Canada. "My dad was a pilot. My mom was a pilot. I flew with them growing up," Chouinard said. "Soon I was old enough and living down here in the States, I started learning to fly." Chouinard has been involved in general aviation for the last 20 years. But come...

Greenbrier County Day Report Center the Best in West Virginia Video included

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A facility in Greenbrier County has helped dozens of people make their way down the road to recovery. The Greenbrier Day Report Center helps those trying to put their lives back together, and their work hasn't gone unnoticed. The path to recovery is a hard one, but in Greenbrier County, there are people that want to help. With walls covered in motivational quotes, the center tries to help people live a better life.  Providing them with counseling and guidance to help bring the ...

Beckley College Walks For Woman Battling Breast Cancer Video included

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A college in Beckley had their annual breast cancer awareness walk and balloon release. About 100 students from Valley College's Beckley Campus walked to word park October 19th, all holding pink balloons. While they normally do it every year, this year was especially personal for the Valley College community. Director of Education, Cindy Johnson's mother, Nova Short was diagnosed with cancer in April. Short joined in on the walk and has had a positive attitude throughout he...

NRCTC Begins their Series of Educational Domestic Violence Events

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New River Community and Technical College is holding a series of events for Domestic Violence Awareness Month. Today, October 19th,  they held one of their four events of the month at the Greenbrier Valley Campus.   They host these events in hopes of educating people on how to recognize domestic violence and how to support survivors.  Pete Hoeman, Instructional Specialist/Education Counselor at NRCTC said there are many reasons why people should attend these even...

Pumpkin Decorating Contest Encourages Creativity From The Community

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Tamarack is putting your pumpkin decorating skills to the test.  The annual Spooktacular Festival is an ongoing event Tamarack holds in the month of October. This is their way of having their customers and community members to show their creative talents. They will be giving over  $1,500 in prizes. Everyone is encouraged to enter. They have two categories; one for adults and the other for kids. Entries are being taken all the way up till the 24th of Octo...

Chili Contest to Accompany Bridge Day

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The Bridge Day Chili Cook-Off will also be running alongside Bridge Day the weekend of October 20th, 2017, with at least twelve vendors will offer samples of single or multiple styles.  With all the craziness of Bridge Day, the Fayetteville Convention and Visitors' Bureau hopes that attendees will remember the taste of southern West Virginia when they leave. "It's going to be the best of regional and Fayetteville chili and cornbread," said Tabitha Stober, executiv...

Concord University Faculty Member Dr. Kipp Cortez to Perform Organ Recital at Washington National Cathedral

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Dr. Kipp Cortez, a faculty member at Concord University, will perform an organ recital on Sunday, November 19, 2017, at 5:15 p.m. on the Great Organ at Washington National Cathedral in Washington, D.C. 

McDowell County grand jury returns indictments

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The October session of the McDowell County grand jury wrapped the latest round of indictments.  Among those who were indicted was Michael Kennedy.  

Virginia State Police Participate in East Coast Drive 2 Save Lives Traffic Safety Initiative

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Virginia will be among 15 states to participate in a two-day "Drive to Save Lives" traffic safety initiative that coincides with National Teen Driver Safety Week.  

Concord University Office of Admissions Hosting Fall Open House

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Concord University's Office of Admissions will be hosting their annual Fall Open House on Saturday, October 21, 2017 from 9 a.m. to 12 noon.  

Capito, Manchin Announce Nearly $25 Million for West Virginia Communities

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U.S. Senators Shelley Moore Capito (R-WV) and Joe Manchin (D-WV) announced a total of $24,922,939 for West Virginia from the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD).   

Rep. Jenkins speaks about healthcare, pipelines Video included

Representative Evans Jenkins talked healthcare at a visit to Raleigh General Representative Evans Jenkins talked healthcare at a visit to Raleigh General
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Representative Evan Jenkins visited Raleigh General Hospital to meet with the new Chief Executive Officer and talk about how well the hospital is doing. The Congressman was proud of all the work the hospital has done to provide quality care to patients, but he recognized the challenges that come with providing healthcare. According to Representative Jenkins, more must be done to help people in the region receive the better care. He believes fixing the Affordable Care Act is the ...

Princeton PD Donates To Explore Science Program

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The Princeton police Department is working to not only serve and protect but to also help kids succeed in the community. Thursday officers stopped by the Mercer School and presented a $500 check to the Explore Kids Program.

Southwest Virginia Community Health Systems Breaks Ground Video included

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Southwest Virginia will soon be home to a new health care facility in Tazewell Virginia. 

Attorney General Morrisey's Deputy Solicitor Appointed As Top Lawyer for FCC

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West Virginia Attorney General Patrick Morrisey congratulated Deputy Solicitor General Thomas M. Johnson, Jr. on his appointment as general counsel for the Federal Communications Commission.

Attorney General Morrisey Reaches $120M Settlement with General Motors

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Attorney General Morrisey announced at $120 million settlement with General Motors Co. over allegations of concealed safety issues related to vehicle ignition defects. 

Final suspect in Ansted narcotics case arrested

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Deputies in Fayette County have tracked down another person wanted for dealing drugs in the Ansted area.  

Traffic stop in Quinwood leads to drug arrest

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Police in Quinwood along with Greenbrier County Sheriff's Deputies made a traffic stop during the early morning hours on Wednesday, Oct. 18, 2017 and ended up making a drug arrest. 

A new business will bring millions of dollars to Greenbrier County Video included

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An announcement was made by Gov. Jim Justice (R-WV) at the state capitol on Thursday, Oct. 19, 2017 that means big money for the Mountain State.  The Great Barrel Company will be coming to White Sulphur Springs and it will bring more than 100 new jobs. 

5th Annual Mercer Monster Mash Hits Downtown Princeton Halloween Night

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Volunteers and businesses are busy preparing for the 5th Annual Mercer Monster Mash, a Halloween extravaganza in downtown Princeton which has helped bring Mercer Street "back from the grave."

National Park Service to Host Community Meeting on Climbing

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The National Park Service invites members of the public who have an interest rock climbing at New River Gorge National River and Gauley River National Recreation Area to a public meeting on November 4, 2017, from 5:30-7:30 p.m. at the Canyon Rim Visitor Center. 

A traffic stop leads to illegal hunting and drug charges

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A traffic stop in in Greenbrier County leads to illegal hunting and drug charges. Sgt. Stevens with the Rainelle Police Department and Deputy Kelly with the Greenbrier Sheriff's Department stopped a car on Russellville Road for a malfunctioning headlight. During the stop the officers noticed something deer legs sticking out of the trunk of the car. The officer and deputy found drugs, guns and a crossbow in the car.  Three people were charged, and more are coming.

Researchers Use Insects to Help Reduce Hunger in Africa

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Virginia Tech researchers have demonstrated the effectiveness and economic feasibility of using insects to increase food security in one of the world's poorest countries - Niger. 

Senate Passes Resolution to Recognize Wereth 11 & West Virginia Soldier From Piedmont

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This week, the U.S. Senate passed a resolution authored by Senator Joe Manchin (D-WV) recognizing the 11 African-American soldiers of the 333rd Field Artillery Battalion who were massacred in Wereth, Belgium during the Battle of the Bulge in December 1944.  

Virginia 4-H Crowdfunds to Support Members and Volunteers Attending State Conference

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Every summer, hundreds of teens from across Virginia gather for a week of fellowship, fun, and hands-on learning at Virginia Tech.   

84 children found, 120 traffickers captured in sex trafficking takedown

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FORT WAYNE, IN (WANE) - A nationwide crackdown on underage human trafficking by federal agents recovered 84 children and captured 120 alleged traffickers, according to a release from the FBI. Operation Cross Country XI, a joint effort by the FBI and the National Center for Missing and Exploited Children, was held Oct. 12-15. In Indiana, agents identified or arrested “several” alleged traffickers in Fort Wayne, Indianapolis and South Bend. “Although we did not reco...

Virginia Tech Beyond Boundaries Scholars Program Helps More than 130 Students Who Enrolled this Fall

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George Wenn III was certain he wanted to attend Virginia Tech.   He did not know if he and his family could afford it.   Then he got the email.

Police officer rescues kitten, raccoon found cuddling in dumpster

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A police officer discovered two unlikely companions in a dumpster – a kitten and a baby raccoon. 

Deputies investigating fatal crash in Greenbrier County

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A Virginia man dies in a fatal crash in Greenbrier County. On October 18, 2017 around 11:55 p.m. deputies responded to the scene of a single vehicle crash on I-64 near the Virginia boarder.

Manchin and Capito Urge Opioid Commission Include Legacy Act in Final Report

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U.S. Senators Joe Manchin (D-WV) and Shelley Moore Capito (R-WV) sent a letter to Governor Chris Christie and The Commission on Combating Drug Addiction and the Opioid Crisis urging them to include The Legacy Act in their final report.  

Manchin and Capito Announce More Than $121,000 for Rural Development Projects

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U.S. Senators Joe Manchin (D-WV) and Shelley Moore Capito (R-WV) announced $121,575 in grant funding from the U.S. Department of Agriculture's (USDA) Rural Energy for America Program (REAP) and Community Facilities Grants.  

Appalachia Service Project Hosts Event to Honor Those Supporting the Flood Recovery Efforts in Greenbrier County

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On October 20, 2017, at 6 p.m., Appalachia Service Project (ASP) will host an event at the Greenbrier to celebrate their partners in the flood recovery effort, and all of their success over the past year. ASP began rebuilding homes in Greenbrier County in September 2016. 

UPDATE: Truck driver involved in I-77 crash that killed family of 4 now facing charges

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Interstate 77 northbound in the area near the Camp Creek exit is experiencing delays after a tractor trailer crossed the median and hit a car in the oncoming lane.  Mercer County 911 dispatchers said it happened at around 5:30 p.m. Thursday, April 13 at mile marker 22.

Police: Gun found on 3rd-grader at Ohio elementary school

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 Police say a gun has been found on a third-grader who told authorities he'd been bullied at an Ohio elementary school.

WV AG Alerts Consumers of Spike in IRS Scam Calls

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CHARLESTON, WV (WOWK) — West Virginia Attorney General Patrick Morrisey alerted consumers to a recent spike in Internal Revenue Service scam calls, perhaps related to the recent, Oct. 16, filing deadline for those who sought an extension in April.   The scam typically starts with a phone call indicating the IRS will arrest the consumer if he or she refuses to follow instructions. Similar calls claim to represent the U.S. Treasury Department, legal affairs and other gro...

Fast Food Worker Charged with Sexually Assaulting 14 Year Old in West Virginia

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Police say a West Virginia Taco Bell worker sexually assaulted a 14-year-old.

3,000 pumpkins need carvers for West Virginia display

3,000 pumpkins need carvers for West Virginia display

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KENOVA, W.Va. (AP) - With more than 3,000 pumpkins to carve for his West Virginia home's annual Halloween display, Ric Griffith is looking for some volunteers to tackle the task.      The Herald-Dispatch reports Griffith has the pumpkins set up in rows ready to be turned into jack-o'-lanterns and other hand-drawn designs.      Griffith says volunteers will start arriving at his home in Kenova on Sunday to handle the many tasks that include cutting and cle...

Inside the FBI operation to rescue kids from sex trafficking

Inside the FBI operation to rescue kids from sex trafficking

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The FBI is cracking down on what it calls a national epidemic of kids caught up in sex trafficking. FBI agents and local police have been carrying out a nationwide sweep since last week to rescue children involving FBI field offices from all 50 states. It's called Operation Cross Country – part of a national initiative called Innocence Lost. So far, 84 kids have been recovered and 120 alleged traffickers have been arrested this year. Among the areas being targeted is Baltimore,...

Rep. who spoke about Trump call to soldier's widow is getting threats, office says

Rep. who spoke about Trump call to soldier's widow is getting threats, office says

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WASHINGTON --  Rep. Frederica Wilson's office claims multiple threatening phone calls directed at congresswoman came into her D.C. office on Wednesday, CBS Miami reports. Her staff told CBS Miami the calls were directly related to the phone call from President Trump to the wife of Army Sgt. La David Johnson. The congresswoman's staff said they alerted the Capital Police, Miami Garden Police and the threat division of the U.S. House of Representatives. Wilson's staff ...

Deputies searching for suspects in stabbing, victim "left for dead"

Deputies searching for suspects in stabbing, victim "left for dead"

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AMIGO, W. Va. (WVNS) -- Raleigh County Deputies are searching for the suspects involved in a stabbing that happened in the Amigo area.  Deputies said the stabbing happened early Tuesday morning.  The victim was severely beaten and stabbed several times. Deputies said the victim was left to die but was able to make his way to a nearby home to call for help.  The suspects also stole a 1998 Jeep that belongs to the victim. Deputies said the victim and suspects were belie...

Man trapped in ATM slips notes to customers begging for help

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Police say a man who became trapped inside an ATM slipped notes to customers via the receipt slot pleading for them to help him escape.

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    Detectives with the Beckley Police Department are asking for help from the community to track down a suspect in a vehicle tampering case.  It happened on Oct. 4, 2017 at the CVS on North Eisenhower Drive.  

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  • Woodrow Wilson Honors Former Coach After Sudden Death

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    The Cross Country Championships happened Thursday October 19th 2017, but for the Woodrow Wilson Flying eagles, the athletes were running for a purpose. Losing a friend and mentor is always hard. But losing a father and former coach makes it difficult to keep going. The Woodrow Wilson high school cross country team lost their coach Willie Barbera this past summer. His son George took over as head couch for the Flying Eagles and said he knew he needed to honor his father.

    The Cross Country Championships happened Thursday October 19th 2017, but for the Woodrow Wilson Flying eagles, the athletes were running for a purpose. Losing a friend and mentor is always hard. But losing a father and former coach makes it difficult to keep going. The Woodrow Wilson high school cross country team lost their coach Willie Barbera this past summer. His son George took over as head couch for the Flying Eagles and said he knew he needed to honor his father.

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    Multiple fire crews are on scene of a structure fire in Raleigh County.  Dispatchers tell 59News the call came in around 9:30 p.m. Tuesday about a structure fire near Country Road Estates off Pluto Road in Shady Spring.  Beaver, Ghent and Coal City Volunteer Fire Departments have been dispatched, as well as Ghent EMS. There's no reports of injuries or anyone inside the house right now. We have a crew at the scene and will continue to follow this developing stor...

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    The first full month of school for the students in Mercer County included efforts to promote attendance.  It was part of their Attendance Matters campaign. 

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  • UPDATE: Truck driver involved in I-77 crash that killed family of 4 now facing charges

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    Interstate 77 northbound in the area near the Camp Creek exit is experiencing delays after a tractor trailer crossed the median and hit a car in the oncoming lane.  Mercer County 911 dispatchers said it happened at around 5:30 p.m. Thursday, April 13 at mile marker 22.

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     A Mercer County School employee is behind bars for allegedly trying to have sex with a minor.  Curtis Ray Sutphin was arrested Friday morning, October 13th, in Giles County Virginia. He's facing one count of Solicitation or Prostitution from a Minor less than the age of 16. He was also arrested for attempting to engage in sexual contact with a minor 15 or over. 

     A Mercer County School employee is behind bars for allegedly trying to have sex with a minor.  Curtis Ray Sutphin was arrested Friday morning, October 13th, in Giles County Virginia. He's facing one count of Solicitation or Prostitution from a Minor less than the age of 16. He was also arrested for attempting to engage in sexual contact with a minor 15 or over. 

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    Deputies in Fayette County have tracked down another person wanted for dealing drugs in the Ansted area.  

    Deputies in Fayette County have tracked down another person wanted for dealing drugs in the Ansted area.  


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    A grocery store in Beckley is now changing the way you shop for groceries.  No more waiting in lines, or spending time walking around the aisles. The Kroger at Beckley Crossing is the first in southern west Virginia to bring you online shopping, it's called ClickList. All you have to do is pay and order online and then pick your groceries up curbside. More than 40,000 items are available; it excludes alcohol, tobacco and pharmacy prescriptions. There is a $4.95 service char...

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