A West Virginia man was arrested on several felony charges Monday after police said he claimed to have explosive devices at a federal building and a church.
The devices turned out to be fake, but James Dean Fowler, 50, of Bluefield, faces two counts of possession or use of a hoax bomb in the commission of a felony, one count of false reports concerning bombs or explosive devices, and two counts of threats of terrorist acts, Police Chief Dennis Dillow said at a news conference.
DOVER, Del. (AP) — Two women wanted in West Virginia in the fatal shooting of a 13-year-old girl were arrested Wednesday night at a Delaware hotel, police said.
Dover Police and the U.S. Marshals Service First State Fugitive Task Force arrested Isis Wallace, 22, and Nichole Brooks, 42, both of Bluefield, West Virginia, at the Mainstay Suites around 9 p.m., police said in a news release.
BLUEFIELD, W.Va. (AP) — Police in West Virginia say they are looking for two women accused of fatally shooting a 13-year-old girl.
Isis Wallace, 22, and Nichole Brooks, 43, both of Bluefield, have warrants charging them with murder, Bluefield Police Lt.
CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — A California manufacturer of pre-designed homes plans to build a $40 million facility in southern West Virginia, creating at least 150 jobs, Gov. Jim Justice said Friday.
Omnis Building Technologies makes pre-engineered, concrete-insulated units for up to 1,600-square-foot (453 cubic-meter) homes that are shipped and assembled on site in only a few days.
BLUEFIELD, W.Va. (AP) — The man who killed one woman and injured another before being fatally shot by police during a standoff in southern West Virginia had pleaded guilty to a domestic violence charge the day before the attack, authorities said.
BLUEFIELD, W.Va. (AP) — One woman was killed and another injured in southern West Virginia before police fatally shot a suspect, authorities said.
CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — Utility regulators have scheduled an additional public hearing on proposed rate increases for West Virginia American Water Co. customers.
The state Public Service Commission has set the hearing for Dec.
CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — Frontier Communications plans to hire 100 employees in West Virginia by the end of the year to support the company's upcoming network expansion.
Frontier said in a news release that it will hire cable splicers and outside plant technicians throughout the state.
BLUEFIELD, W.Va. (AP) — A West Virginia letter carrier’s concern for a customer led to police finding the woman dead inside her home — and earned him recognition from the U.S. Postmaster General.
Robert Williams was presented the Postmaster General Hero Award at the Bluefield Post Office on Tuesday, according to a news release from the U.S.
BLUEFIELD, W.Va. (AP) — Trains had to be stopped along a stretch in southern West Virginia as authorities tried to coax three cows off of railroad tracks.
The cows appeared on the tracks in the city of Bluefield on Monday evening, the Bluefield Daily Telegraph reported.
BLUEFIELD, W.Va. (AP) — The owner of a former West Virginia hospital is teaming up with a local college on efforts to repurpose unused parts of the facility to train health care professionals...
BLUEFIELD, W.Va. (AP) — A Korean War era tank owned by the West Virginia National Guard has turned bright lemon-lime yellow...
BLUEFIELD, W.Va. (AP) — A "Bridge to Nowhere" in southern West Virginia will have a destination in a few years...
BOYS STATE BASKETBALL TOURNAMENT Charleston Coliseum and Convention Center Tickets: Adult $9 reserved, $8 general admission; Student $6 at school. W.Va. high school boys basketball state tournament CLASS AAA Wednesday G1: University 65, Musselman 51 G2: Martinsburg 69, Parkersburg South 48 Thursday G3: Capital 50, Morgantown 47 G4: Cabell Midland 64, George Washington 62 (OT) Friday G5: 5:30 p.m., Martinsburg vs.
TEAYS VALLEY, W.Va. — Liberty Square Shopping Center in Teays Valley, West Virginia, is losing another anchor store after Magic Mart’s owners announced the closing of all of its stores.
CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — West Virginia's House has passed a bill that says clergy in the state don't have to perform marriages that don't conform to their "sincerely held religious beliefs" and cannot be sued for refusing...
BLUEFIELD, W.Va. — Like other officers of the law, the dogs of K-9 units need specialized equipment that helps keep them safe while performing hazardous duties, so Bluefield's business community has stepped up and paid for customized defense.