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WWE Wrestler Heath Slater Donates to WV Flood Victims

Thu, 07/07/2016 - 7:44pm
In the squared circle of professional wrestling Heath Slater is one of the bad guys. On Thursday he showed even a heel can do great things for people in need. Heath Slater is originally from Pineville in Wyoming County. As a West Virginia native he has seen what the floods have done to his home state. His family family had lost everything in his hometown twenty years ago. Slater and many private donors made it possible for a packed truck full of supplies to make a stop in the city ...

Fairmont Fire Dept. Improves Safety Rating

Thu, 07/07/2016 - 4:18pm
Insurance Services Office, Inc. (ISO) recently completed its evaluation of the Fairmont Fire Department.

Fairmont Man Arrested for Serving As Lookout During Westover Robbery

Thu, 07/07/2016 - 1:06pm
A Fairmont man was arrested in Monongalia County early Thursday morning after police said he acted as a lookout for a robbery.

$1 Million Powerball Ticket Sold in Fairmont

Thu, 07/07/2016 - 10:46am
A lottery ticket matching five numbers from Wednesday's Powerball drawing was sold at East Park Mart in Fairmont. 

Wendy's says more than 1,000 restaurants affected by hack

Thu, 07/07/2016 - 10:06am
Wendy's says hackers were able to steal customer's credit and debit card information at 1,025 of its U.S. restaurants, far more than it originally thought.

Granville Police Ask For Help Identifying 2 Fraud Suspects

Thu, 07/07/2016 - 9:34am
The Granville Police Department is asking for help identifying two fraud suspects. The suspects have been involved in fraud cases at Hibbett Sports, Wal-Mart, Best Buy and Target. 

One Person Transported To Hospital After Shooting Incident

Thu, 07/07/2016 - 5:28am
One person was transported to an area hospital after a shooting incident on Wednesday. According to 911 dispatchers, Doddridge County Sheriff’s Deputies were dispatched to a reported accidental shooting in West Union.  Deputies said it happened on Neely Avenue close to the Shop ‘N Save in West Union. One person was transported to United Hospital Center. Doddridge County Sheriff’s Department is handling the investigation. Stay with 12 News as we continue to...

Flooding victims in Greenbrier County identified

Thu, 07/07/2016 - 1:10am
State Police have released the identity of a person who was killed in the recent flooding.  Troopers said that the body found in the Greenbrier River near Caldwell, WV on Saturday, July 2, 2016 was Lisa Blankenship of Renick, WV.

Morgantown Man Pleads Guilty To Distributing Synthetic Marijuana

Wed, 07/06/2016 - 4:55pm
Randolph Kocan, 61, of Morgantown, pleaded guilty to distribution of synthetic marijuana and money laundering, according to United States Attorney, William J. Ihlenfeld, II,

37-Year-Old Fairmont Man Admits to Sexually Assaulting Young Girl

Wed, 07/06/2016 - 4:01pm
A 37-year-old Fairmont man was arrested for allegedly sexually assaulting a girl under the age of 16.

Elkins Woman Arrested for Injecting Dog With Insulin

Wed, 07/06/2016 - 3:56pm
An Elkins woman was arrested for injecting her dog with insulin, which caused him to be euthanized, according to the Randolph County Sheriff's Office.

2-Year-Old Boy Drowns in Arden Area of Barbour County

Wed, 07/06/2016 - 2:55pm
A 2-year-old boy drowned in the Arden area of Barbour County Monday, according to police.

Grafton Woman Arrested for Driving Drunk With Child in Vehicle

Wed, 07/06/2016 - 2:48pm
A Grafton woman was arrested and charged with DUI with child endangerment after police said she drove drunk with her child in the car.

High School Offseason Update: Morgantown Girls' Basketball

Wed, 07/06/2016 - 10:42am
For the Morgantown girls' basketball team, winning is a tradition -- a tradition sharpened by three-straight state championships. Reminders of that tradition hang high above the hardwood, present everyday, even in the offseason.   ? “If we’re stretching, we’ll say, ‘face the banner,’" said head coach Jason White."It’s little things like that that let the kids know that they’re playing for something more than themselves &nd...

High School Offseason Update: Fairmont Sr. Boys' Soccer

Thu, 06/30/2016 - 8:24pm
It took Jim DeNardi nearly 20 years to reach the pinnacle of AA boys' soccer at Fairmont Senior, but after years of asking what could have been, the mentality has shifted to what might become. 

Black Bears To Accept Donations For Flood Victims

Sat, 06/25/2016 - 2:57pm
General Manager Matt Drayer said anyone can bring donations to drop off locations at Gate A and Gate C at the Monongalia County Ballpark before home games June 25-27 and July 1-3. 

NFL Football Officiating Academy Trains Area Referees

Sat, 06/25/2016 - 2:36pm
Throughout the summer, we've updated you on the progress of several local high school teams in our area. Those athletes wouldn't have a season though, if not for referees.

High School Offseason Update: Morgantown Boys' Basketball

Fri, 06/24/2016 - 3:49pm
Just days after the Mohigans completed a perfect 27-0 season and clinched their first-ever state championship in boys basketball, they began preparing to earn a trip to Charleston again this season. 

NFL Hosts Football Officiating Academy at WVU

Fri, 06/24/2016 - 3:41pm
Football season is just around the corner, and this weekend in Morgantown, local referees will brush up on the rule book. The NFL is hosting a football officiating academy Friday and Saturday at West Virginia University. The clinic is free and open to any referee, regardless of experience. Terell Canton, project manager for NFL Football Operations, explained that the clinic provides fundamental training to new officials. “Certainly, [it provides] a better ...

Ritchie County Nursing Home Evacuated Due to Flooding

Thu, 06/23/2016 - 1:14pm
The Pine View Nursing And Rehabilitation Center in Harrisville was evacuated Thursday morning due to flooding in the area.