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WV teachers make “World’s Greatest Leaders” list

WV teachers make “World’s Greatest Leaders” list

West Virginia teachers are on Fortune Magazine’s list of the “World’s Greatest Leaders.” Educators in the Mountain State ranked 31st on the list for demanding fairer pay and higher standards during the statewide teachers...

Community College tuition is going up

Community College tuition is going up

Tuition at West Virginia community colleges is going up. School leaders say they need more money to maintain services at their current level. Tuition is expected to go up a little more than 250-dollars...

Children found living in “unlivable conditions”

Children found living in “unlivable conditions”

A Fayette County couple is facing child neglect charges. Deputies say they found three children, ages 14, 7, and 6 living in a filthy, rundown cabin on Booneboro Road in Deepwater with no food,...

PEIA Task Force will hold public hearings

PEIA Task Force will hold public hearings

The PEIA Task Force’s public outreach committee is mapping out locations for over 20 planned public hearings. There are no dates yet. Task Force members say the meetings will be listen events. They want...

Goodwill employee finds $500

Goodwill employee finds $500

An employee at Goodwill was sorting donations and found five-hundred-dollars wrapped up in a blanket. Janaklal Patel says he immediately gave the money to his manager. He says his parents were farmers and taught...

Car thief on the run

Car thief on the run

South Charleston police are looking for a man who led them on a chase early Thursday morning. Twenty-eight-year-old Dennis Snyder was driving a stolen vehicle and led police on a pursuit on Roxlana Road...

Deadly crash on 7th Avenue

Deadly crash on 7th Avenue

A deadly crash on Seventh Avenue yesterday afternoon. A car t-boned another car near Mountain Mission, one person died and two teenagers were injured, they were transported to a local hospital. The cause of...

Bridge Elementary School is closing

Bridge Elementary School is closing

Bridge Elementary School is closing, after being severely damaged by flooding in 2016. The Kanawha County Board of Education approved the move last night. Bridge students will merge with Clendenin Elementary at a new...

Charleston Hybrid Unit Conducts More Stings

Charleston Hybrid Unit Conducts More Stings

More undercover stings this week at Charleston Town Center. There have been complaints this year about crimes in the area of the mall and officers with the Charleston Police Department’s Hybrid Unit have been...

Funeral Held for Charleston City Worker

Funeral Held for Charleston City Worker

Funeral services were held Thursday for the Charleston city worker who died when the garbage truck he was riding in crashed on Interstate 77. 22-year old Jesse Goff died in the accident and two...