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Why McDonald’s is still a powerhouse, despite troubles
The Associated Press
Why McDonald’s is still a powerhouse, despite troubles

NEW YORK (AP) — McDonald’s sales have been sputtering for more than two years and the company seems trapped in a cycle of bad headlines that likely won’t end soon.

Its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday aren’t...

Police capture Elkins slaying suspect in Webster County

ELKINS, W.Va. – A suspect in a fatal shooting in Elkins has been captured in Webster County.

Media outlets report that Derek Adamson was arrested around 11:30 a.m. Tuesday.

Police say the victim died from a gunshot wound to the head....

Murray Energy subsidiary temporarily idles W.Va. mine

WHEELING, W.Va. – A Murray Energy subsidiary says it has temporarily idled an underground coal mine in Ohio County because of high water levels on the Ohio River.

WTFR-TV reports that Ohio County Coal Company, LLC announced the move on...

W.Va. job fair aimed at veterans, service members

CHARLESTON, W.Va. – A job fair for military veterans is set in Charleston.

The Huntington regional office for the Department of Veterans Affairs is hosting its sixth annual veterans job fair Wednesday at Goodwill Industries of Kanawha...

West Virginia gets $5M to repair storm-damaged roads

CHARLESTON, W.Va. – West Virginia will received $5 million in emergency funds from the federal government to fix storm-damaged roads.

U.S. Transportation Secretary Anthony Foxx announced the funding Tuesday from the Federal Highway...

John Stamos says he’s ready for ‘Full House’ reunion
John Stamos says he’s ready for ‘Full House’ reunion

NEW YORK (AP) – John Stamos will produce and appear in a 13-episode reboot of the sitcom “Full House” for Netflix and said that he hopes as many members of the original cast as possible will return.

Netflix said Tuesday that ...

WVU kicks off lecture series in capital city
WVU kicks off lecture series in capital city

Ever searching to learn and grow, about 75 men and women — all 50 years of age and over — filled the auditorium Tuesday at the West Virginia University building on the campus of CAMC Memorial Hospital in Kanawha City for three mini...

Police identify Arkansas man killed in state RV fire

MCMECHEN, W.Va. – Police have identified an Arkansas man who was killed in a recreational vehicle fire in West Virginia’s Northern Panhandle.

McMechen Police Chief Allan Holler tells WTOV-TV that Matthew Hall, 30, of Concord,...

Mooney gets familiar W.Va. GOP US House challenger in Reed

CHARLESTON, W.Va. – Republican Congressman Alex Mooney has a contender within his party eyeing his seat.

Last week, Republican pharmacist Ken Reed opened a pre-candidacy account to run for the U.S. House.

Reed came in second to...

BBL Carlton, ZMM chosen to lead Civic Center project
BBL Carlton, ZMM chosen to lead Civic Center project

Local firms BBL Carlton and ZMM Architects and Engineers, along with Atlanta, Georgia-based firm tvsdesign, could be spearheading renovations of the Civic Center, provided contract negotiation with the city is successful.

The announcement was...

Five guilty in Foodland robbery, shooting
Five guilty in Foodland robbery, shooting

With handcuffs on, John Proctor III was able to use a piece of his orange jumpsuit to wipe tears from his eyes after he admitted to robbing a Kanawha City grocery store last summer and shooting a clerk there.

Proctor, 19, was one of five young...

Boil-water advisory

Beckley Water Company has issued a boil-water advisory effective immediately from 1006 Pluto Road to the end of the system on Pluto Road, including all side streets. The notice was issued following a water main break.

Marshall invites students to conference on digital evidence

HUNTINGTON, W.Va. – High school students are getting a chance to learn about digital evidence at Marshall University.

The university’s Forensic Science Center in Huntington will conduct a hands-on program today about computer-...

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