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As tire center closes, Ferry Street future up in the air
LAWRENCE PIERCE | Gazette
As tire center closes, Ferry Street future up in the air

Tire and rim displays were taken down and boxes filled the floor of the TCi Tire Center’s main lobby Thursday.

The store, located on Ferry Street just off the South Side Bridge and MacCorkle Avenue, is set to close this week.

As tire center closes, Ferry Street future up in the air
As tire center closes, Ferry Street future up in the air

Tire and rim displays were taken down and boxes filled the floor of the TCi Tire Center’s main lobby Thursday.

The store, located on Ferry Street just off the South Side Bridge and MacCorkle Avenue, is set to close this week....

W.Va. Public Radio adding Matewan station

Thousands of Southern West Virginians should soon be able to listen to West Virginia Public Radio, after the state Educational Broadcasting Authority gave its approval Thursday to buy an FM radio station in Matewan, Mingo County.

EBA members...

Randolph County judge suspended until term ends in 2016

A Randolph County judge will be suspended without pay until her term is up at the end of 2016 for “her stunningly inappropriate conduct,” the West Virginia Supreme Court ruled Thursday.

Circuit Judge Jaymie Godwin Wilfong violated ...

State Supreme Court upholds firefighter overtime pay decision

The state Supreme Court on Thursday upheld a Kanawha Circuit Court decision that ruled that the city’s Firemen’s Civil Service Commission correctly stated it did not have jurisdiction to address Charleston firefighter overtime pay....

Police looking for suspect in credit card theft
Police looking for suspect in credit card theft

Charleston police want help tracking down a person they say stole a credit card from a vehicle on Tennis Club Road last week.

The white male suspect was captured on video breaking into the vehicle as well as using the card at multiple locations...

Supreme Court overrules Putnam DUI decision

People arrested for allegedly driving under the influence of alcohol or drugs must clearly ask the investigating officer in their case for a blood test if they want one, the state Supreme Court ruled Thursday.

In a ruling reversing Putnam...

Thinking spring at the Craik-Patton House
Thinking spring at the Craik-Patton House

Beckley lands new nonstop Charlotte service, aircraft maintenance facility

New nonstop air service between Beckley and Charlotte, North Carolina, will begin by December, under an agreement reached between Raleigh County Memorial Airport and ViaAir LLC, the operator of Via Airlines, airport officials announced Thursday....

Things to do today: Friday, Oct. 31

Music

MARSHALL PETTY & THE GROOVE: 5 to 8 p.m. Free. 5 Corners Cafe, corner of Delaware Avenue and Virginia Street. Call 304-205-7817.

HIGHWAY 440: 7 to 10 p.m. Cover $5. Elk River Community Center, 1047 Main St., Elkview. Call 304-965-...

Fayette man charged with stealing copper from church

FAYETTEVILLE, W.Va. -- A Fayette County man was arrested Thursday morning after allegedly trying to steal copper from a church.

Fayette County sheriff’s deputies and Mount Hope police went to the Pentecostal Church on Kilsyth Road near...

Radiation detection from gas waste nearly set at W.Va. landfills

The Associated Press

CHARLESTON, W.Va. – The installation of devices that detect radiation in natural gas drilling waste is nearly complete at six West Virginia landfills, a state Department of Environmental Protection official said....

Marshall to host higher education funding forums

The Associated Press

HUNTINGTON, W.Va. – Marshall University will host a series of public forums to discuss the future of higher education funding in West Virginia.

Next month’s programs at three of the university’s...

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