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2 West Virginia hunters killed in first days of deer season

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CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) - West Virginia authorities say a 20-year-old hunter was killed on the opening day of the state's deer season with firearms, and a second hunter died after his all-terrain vehicle rolled over a day later. The Division of Natural Resources says Kenneth Franklin Lafferty III died Monday while hunting with a rifle near his home in Wetzel County's New Martinsville. Described as "a single subject incident," it was under investigation by police. Authoritie...

Police: Man crashes car to highlight dangerous intersection

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CLERMONT, Fla. (AP) - Authorities say a man angered over people driving dangerously through a busy intersection appeared to intentionally cause a crash there to highlight the problem. The Daily Commercial reports 61-year-old Bruce John Homer told Lake County Sheriff's Office deputies who responded to the Sunday afternoon accident that he was frustrated law enforcement wouldn't crack down on people running through a stop sign at the intersection. The driver of the SUV that was hit sa...

W.Va. AG Offers Tips For Safe Holiday Shopping

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CHARLESTON, WV (WOWK) — Attorney General Patrick Morrisey urges consumers to exercise caution as Thanksgiving, Black Friday and Cyber Monday start the holiday shopping season.   “This is the time when holiday shopping kicks into full gear,” Attorney General Morrisey said. “It’s important to know how to spot scams and unscrupulous situations as you find the perfect gift for that special somebody.”   The Attorney General recommends that cons...

Tips for Avoiding Giving Sickness During the Season of Giving

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KANAWHA COUNTY, WV (WOWK) - This time of the year is considered to many as the season of giving. It's also the season of giving germs! With the holidays fast approaching, the Kanawha-Charleston Health Department offers the following tips on staying healthy: Get a flu shot. Everybody older than six months of age should get a flu shot. Flu shots are available at the Kanawha-Charleston Health Department at 108 Lee St., in Charleston and the Putnam County Health Department at 11878 ...

Ski for Free on West Virginia Ski Free Day

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POCAHONTAS COUNTY, WV (WOWK) - While Black Friday is traditionally known as the kickoff day for the holiday shopping season, for one resort in the Mountain State, it's the opening day for ski season. Winter sports bring in well over a quarter of a million tourists each season to West Virginia. It's an impact that people like Public Relations Specialist for Snowshoe Mountain Shawn Cassell see first hand, so they are wasting no time getting their slopes in peak condition. "Shoul...

2017 retail store hours and deals for Thanksgiving & Black Friday

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Ready, set, go! Retail stores are getting ready for their annual holiday shopping sales push.

Logan Hunters Frustrated with DNR ATV Enforcement Video included

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A coalition of Logan County hunters are taking their concerns to the capitol after the Department of Natural Resources chained up gates at hunting trail heads. ATVs are banned on Wildlife Management Areas, but the land has been owned by the DNR for about two years, and it's just this month that the rule has started to be enforced.  Eddie Lawson grew up riding ATVs on hunting trails, that is until the last three weeks. "I'm 64, 40+ years in the mines and I...

Report: West Virginia Ranks 10th for Most Violent States on Black Friday

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WEST VIRGINIA (WOWK) - All across the United States, Black Friday gives people a chance to score great deals on Christmas and holiday gifts and capture their dream electronics. But sometimes those rock-bottom savings turn into a dangerous siren song, and people go too far in their quest for a cheap TV or Hatchimals for their kid. The Mountain State has received a high violence ranking when it comes to Black Friday. According to Reviews, West Virginia ranks tenth in the U.S.&nb...

Woman raises money for homeless man who gave her his last $20 when she ran out of gas

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PHILADELPHIA (WCMH/AP) — A New Jersey woman who was helped by a homeless man when she ran out of gas in Philadelphia is raising money to help him. Kate McClure was heading to Philadelphia to visit a friend last month when she ran out of gas on Interstate 95. The Florence Township woman pulled over and began to worry until a homeless man approached her. The man, whose name was “Johnny,” told her it wasn’t safe and he bought McClure gas with his last $20. McCl...

K-9 joins police push-up routine

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The Facebook video shows officers warming up with push-ups in their 9 p.m. routine. K-9 Nitro joined in too!

Operation: Grace aims to help youngest victims of the opioid epidemic Video included

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  The mission of Operation: Grace is to help provide the children of addicts with the basics that their parents often do not provide. 

Understand Sexual Violence, Getting Help for Victims Video included

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The allegations of sexual misconduct by Charlie Rose shocked the nation. Rose was fired Tuesday afternoon. The flood of reports of sexual harassment and assault have many asking questions.

David Cassidy, '70s Teen Heartthrob, Dies At Age 67

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(CNN)David Cassidy, the wildly popular '70s heartthrob who shot to fame when he starred and sang in TV's "The Partridge Family," is in critical condition with organ failure. 

Disney Animation, Pixar Chief John Lasseter Taking Leave Amid “Missteps” With Employees

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LOS ANGELES (AP) — Just days before Pixar’s “Coco” is set to hit theaters, Pixar co-founder and Walt Disney Animation chief John Lasseter announced he is taking a six-month leave of absence citing “missteps” with employees. 

CBS fires Charlie Rose after misconduct claims Video included

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CBS News has fired Charlie Rose after several women accused the veteran newsman of sexual misconduct.

Bojangles bringing its restaurants to Ohio

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A popular Southern-inspired fast food restaurant is looking to bring its fried chicken to the Buckeye state.

Arrest Made In Lawrence County Double Murder Video included

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One person is behind bars after two different shootings in eastern Kentucky today. Kentucky State Police tells 13 News that 2 people were shot in different locations along Yellow Creek Road in Lawrence County. Mary Evans-Smith and Randy Belvins were shot and killed in two different homes on Monday. Elden Shannon Muncy, age 21 has been arrested and charged with two counts of murder. We will update with the latest information as it becomes available.  

A Father And Son Bond Through Hunting As They Carry On A Family Tradition

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Many families are hitting the woods this week as gun-buck season kicks off. 

102-year-old Holocaust survivor reunites with newly discovered nephew

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KFAR SABA, Israel (AP) — Eliahu Pietruszka shuffled his 102-year-old body through the lobby of his retirement home toward a stranger he had never met and collapsed into him in a teary embrace. Then he kissed both cheeks of his visitor and in a frail, squeaky voice began blurting out greetings in Russian, a language he hadn’t spoken in decades. Only days earlier, the Holocaust survivor who fled Poland at the beginning of World War II and thought his entire family had peris...

Boy With Cancer Dies After Wish For Early Christmas

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A 9-year-old terminally-ill boy who asked for Christmas cards for his last holiday has passed away.

Florida eagles Harriet, M15 incubating new egg

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Florida’s beloved eagles Harriet and M15 are incubating their first egg of the 2017 season.

Russell Simmons Denies Sexual Misconduct Allegations

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LOS ANGELES -- Model Keri Claussen Khalighi has come forward to accuse Def Jam Records mogul Russell Simmons of sexual misconduct in 1991 when she was 17 years old. 

Trump Tweets He Should Have Left UCLA Players In Chinese Jail

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President Donald Trump says he should have left three UCLA basketball players accused of shoplifting in China in jail. 

Longtime Country Singer, Songwriter Mel Tillis Dies

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NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Mel Tillis, the affable longtime country star who wrote hits for Kenny Rogers, Ricky Skaggs and many others, and overcame a stutter to sing on dozens of his own singles, has died. 

As Storms Approach, Power Outages Begin To Amass

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As storms and high winds approach the viewing area, power outages are beginning to pile up. Here is a list of the hardest hit areas so far. Wayne County- 5,204  Lincoln County- 2,506 Kanawha County- 729 Putnam County- 513 Fayette County- 455 Cabell County- 406 Logan County- 395 Clay County- 100 We will continue to update the list throughout the night.

David Cassidy, "Partridge Family" Star, Hospitalized In Florida, Representative Says

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NEW YORK -- "Partridge Family" star David Cassidy has been hospitalized in Florida.  His publicist, JoAnn Geffen, told CBS News that Cassidy is "currently conscious and surrounded by family." TMZ first reported that Cassidy had been hospitalized due to organ failure. His brother, Shaun Cassidy, posted on Facebook that the messages of support "mean the world to all of us." The 67-year-old said earlier this year that he wa...

‘Cone Weed’ Gets Christmas Makeover In North Carolina Town

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HUNTERSVILLE, N.C. (AP) — At first, it was an orange traffic cone with a weed growing out of it. Now, the roadside attraction dubbed “Cone Weed” is something of a Christmas miracle to locals. WBTV reports someone decorated the “Cone Weed” with tinsel and ornaments last week. The weed has been growing unencumbered across from the Huntersville Fire Station for a year and has amassed a cult following. The fire station tweeted pictures of Cone Weed deck...

Malcolm Young, AC/DC guitarist and co-founder, dead at 64

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Malcolm Young, guitarist and co-founder of pioneering rock band AC/DC, has passed away.

Frugal Fashion Friday Brings Out the Best Deals Video included

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Black Friday is just around the corner. So, savvy shoppers are already preparing. We recently found a local boutique where you can stretch your dollar year round. In this week’s Frugal Fashion Friday, we’re hitting the racks at the YWCA’s past and present store in Charleston! It’s no fun bargain shopping alone. So I enlisted a co-worker, 13 News producer Shelby Spradling, who is a frugal fashionista to help me find the best deals.  “We found these ...

Danica Patrick to end racing career at next year’s Indy 500

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Danica Patrick says she will run in the Daytona 500 and Indianapolis 500 next year and then end her full-time racing career. 

Coyotes are becoming bigger and more ‘wolflike’

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The future of the coyotes that roam forests, cities and suburbs could hinge on the animals becoming the “wolves” of the East Coast.

Dean Cain Visits Local Police Department

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CEREDO, WV (WOWK) - A celebrity stopped by a local police station for an upcoming movie. According to the Ceredo Police Department, Dean Cain was at the station for filming that took place at the police station. The Ceredo Police Department has the "honor of playing a small role in the production of an upcoming movie starring Dean Cain." Cain is known for several roles, including playing as Superman in Lois & Clark: The New Adventures of Superman, and played and ...

Woman refuses to remove ‘F— Trump’ decal from pickup

A Houston-area sheriff posted a photo of a truck with profanity against President Trump on Facebook Nov. 15, asking to speak with the driver (Sheriff Troy Nehls Photo) A Houston-area sheriff posted a photo of a truck with profanity against President Trump on Facebook Nov. 15, asking to speak with the driver (Sheriff Troy Nehls Photo)
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HOUSTON (AP) — The driver of a pickup displaying a profane message to President Donald Trump and his supporters in the Houston area says she won’t remove the decal. Karen Fonseca says she’s been repeatedly stopped by law officers, but that they have no grounds to issue a citation for the sticker that says “F*** Trump and F*** you for voting for him.” Fort Bend County Sheriff Troy Nehls on Wednesday posted a photo of the truck message on Facebook alongsi...

Ohio State suspends 37 fraternities amidst hazing, alcohol investigations

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COLUMBUS (WCMH) — The Ohio State University has suspended 37 fraternities, according to a Thursday press release. This includes all all social, recruitment and new member activities for Interfraternity Council (IFC) chapters. The university says it has been investigating 11 of the 37 chapters since the beginning of the year, mostly for cases involving hazing and alcohol. In an email to IFC presidents, senior director of sorority and fraternity life Ryan Lovell said the n...

Local Elementary School Receives Distinguished Award

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PINCH, WV (WOWK) - A Kanawha County school has received a distinguished award. According to a release, Pinch Elementary has been recognized as an Apple Distinguished School for 2017–2019 for its dedication to using technology to elevate curriculum at every level. Pinch Elementary is just one of two schools in WV to receive this recognition. Apple Distinguished Schools are centers of innovation, leadership, and educational excellence that use Apple products to inspire cre...

Corporate sponsors sought for West Virginia Turnpike Video included

The West Virginia Parkways Authority is seeking corporate sponsors for the West Virginia Turnpike.

WV AG Urges Supreme Court to Protect Prayer at Public Meetings

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CHARLESTON, WV (WOWK) — West Virginia Attorney General Patrick Morrisey and a coalition of 22 states are urging the U.S. Supreme Court to protect the practice of lawmaker-led prayer at public meetings.   The Attorney General's coalition intends to file a brief Wednesday asking the Supreme Court to hear arguments and confirm the constitutionality of the practice. Such a decision would clear confusion among the lower courts and strike down a ruling that impacts West Virg...

Browns tickets on sale for as little as $6

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CLEVELAND, OH (WCMH) – Tickets for this weekend’s game between the Cleveland Browns and the Jacksonville Jaguars can be had for as little as $6.00. On StubHub, hundreds of tickets are listed at $6.00, with even more listed under $10.00. Most of the really cheap seats are for seats on the upper deck. Lower level sideline tickets can be purchased for as little as $25.00. To put that into perspective, tickets for an OHSAA high school football regional final playoff ga...

Papa John’s apologizes for NFL protest criticism after stock drops by 13%

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Papa John’s apologized Tuesday night for comments made by CEO John Schnatter blaming sluggish pizza sales on NFL players kneeling during the national anthem.

Rare white moose who became viral sensation could be killed

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(WFLA) — A rare white moose who gained fame around the world could be shot, according to reports in Swedish media. According to Sweden’s local news, police say the rare animal, now named Ferdinand, may have to be executed because it charged at a woman who was out walking her dogs. Arvika police chief Christer Lööf said hunters are going to try to first chase the great elk away from the residential area. The white moose went viral this Augus...

Rise in teen suicide, social media coincide; is there link?

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An increase in suicide rates among U.S. teens occurred at the same time social media use surged and a new analysis suggests there may be a link. 

Neal McCoy's New Single Takes Aim at Kneeling During National Anthem

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On Monday, a country music star released a new song taking aim at those who take a knee during the National Anthem.

Marshall University holds 47th Annual Plane Crash Memorial Service Video included

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47 years ago Marshall University suffered an unimaginable loss after a plane crash killed members of the Thundering Herd football team and many of their supporters. Today thousands will gather on campus for the 47th Annual Memorial Fountain Ceremony to honor and remember the those lost in the tragic plane crash.

Cut Your Own Christmas Trees at a Kentucky Recreation Area

A recreation area in Kentucky is offering free Christmas trees to those who want to visit and cut them down.

49ers Marquise Goodwin loses son hours before Sunday’s game

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SAN FRANCISCO (KRON) — San Francisco 49ers wide receiver Marquise Goodwin played with a heavy heart Sunday against the New York Giants hours after losing his newborn baby. Goodwin not only played, but he caught an 83-yard touchdown pass helping to bring the 49ers to victory against the Giants. After the touchdown, he blew a kiss to the sky and emotionally dropped down to his knees in the end zone. At the time, fans had no idea that he and his wife Morgan Goodwin-Snow had lost...

Volunteers needed to make special hats for newborns

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The American Heart Association is calling on knitting and crocheting enthusiasts to get to work for a good cause.

Fayette County Cats Potentially Poisoned

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Oak Hill, W.Va. (WVNS) - Fayette County Animal Control reported some cats in the Oak Hill area might be in trouble. Animal control officers have received reports that a number of cats in Oak Hill have become very ill. 

UPDATE: Yet Another Store Closing at the Town Center Mall

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CHARLESTON, WV (WOWK) - Stores closing at the Charleston Town Center Mall continue to be ongoing in 2017. The latest store to close at the mall is PacSun. RELATED STORY: More stores closing at the Charleston Town Center PacSun is a leading specialty retailer offering a cross-section of emerging brands and trending fashion through the lens of Los Angeles.  PacSun is the latest in a series of closures that have plagued the Charleston Town Center, including Sears, Payless S...

Texas Town Holds First Sunday Service Since Church Attacks

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SUTHERLAND SPRINGS, Texas (AP) — Hundreds of people gathered in the tiny town of Sutherland Springs for the first Sunday service since a gunman stormed the First Baptist Church and killed more than two-dozen people in the worst mass shooting in Texas history.

Disabled Veteran Receives All-Terrain Wheelchair

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LEETONIA, OH (WKBN) – For the last four years, the Leetonia Sportsman’s Association has been giving a disabled veteran an all-terrain wheelchair. On Sunday, Joe Gibson, a Marine Corp veteran from Salem, got to try his out for the first time. 

Parkersburg Schools Will Not Have To Make-Up Missed Days Due To Fire

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PARKERSBURG, W.Va. (AP) - West Virginia education officials say schools won't have to make up five days lost because of a massive warehouse fire. According to The Parkersburg News and Sentinel, state Superintendent of Schools Steven Paine granted Wood County schools a waiver for the days lost in October due to the fire. We will Update with the latest information as it becomes available.

Bugler And His Dog Travels The Country Honoring Fallen Veterans

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DENVER, CO (KUSA) Lon Hodge and his dog Gander are on a mission to honor veterans and raise awareness. 

Veterans Day Marked With Parades, Somber Ceremonies

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Americans honored their military veterans Saturday with a parade in the wintry cold of New York City, where one World War II vet thanked onlookers for remembering, and in a somber ceremony in a Texas community bloodied by a church massacre where almost half of those killed had ties to the U.S. Air Force. 

On this Week's Destination Adventure, the Highest State Capital in the USA Video included

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SANTA FE, NM (WOWK) - This week on destination adventure, I'm here in Santa Fe, New Mexico. At over 7000 feet above sea level, it's the highest state capital in the United States. But we're not here to talk politics, we're here to go hiking. So grab your pack, and let's hit the trail.  My guide, Manny, has been hiking and biking the trails around Santa Fe for decades. “The weather here in Santa Fe is really good all year long for this kind of hiking,” stated Manny M...

AT&T to Add 50 New Jobs in Huntington

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HUNTINGTON, WV (WOWK) — AT&T is adding 50 new jobs to Huntington. The company is hiring 50 customer service representatives at the DIRECTV call center in Huntington. The company is hosting a hiring event on November 16, 2017, from 11 a.m. until 6 p.m. at the center, which is located at 2203 5th St., in Huntington. “More and more people are turning to AT&T for their entertainment and other services, and we want them to have the best experience,” said J...

Daughter who married own mother pleads guilty to incest

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DUNCAN, Okla. (AP) – An Oklahoma woman who married her biological mother has pleaded guilty to incest. Court records show 26-year-old Misty Spann of Duncan pleaded guilty Tuesday in Stephens County District Court. Under the deal, she was sentenced to 10 years of probation. Her mother, 44-year-old Patricia Spann, has pleaded not guilty to incest. Prosecutors say the two married in 2016. Court records show the marriage was annulled last month at the request of Misty Spann on th...

Report: Global warming could leave 2 million US homes underwater by end of century

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SAN FRANCISCO (KRON) — Harvey, Irma, Maria. The triple punch of hurricanes sent floodwaters into neighborhoods from the Caribbean to the East and Gulf coasts. Now, a new report warns of a slower moving but much more dangerous peril: global warming could leave nearly 2 million American homes underwater by the end of the century. The dire prediction comes from Zillow. The online real estate database says entire towns could be wiped off the map. If the new report ...

Veterans Day 2017: List of free and discounted meals for America’s heroes

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Veterans Day is Saturday, Nov. 11, and many local businesses and organizations are showing their appreciation for those who’ve sacrificed so much by offering dozens of freebies and discounts to veterans and active military members.

West Virginia mall faces lawsuit over $100M loan default

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The owners of the Charleston Town Center have been sued for breaching contract by defaulting on a $100 million loan.

BFFs say they’re ‘twins’ because they share a birthday

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Two adorable little girls who share same birthday think they are twins – despite their differences.

Mountain Mission Pack the Pantry 5K Run/Walk Happening on July 4th

John Roberts, Executive Director of the Mountain Mission, talks about the Pack The Pantry 5K Walk/Run.

The race is July 4th, 2017 at 8 AM, at the Kanawha State Forest.

Registration is free, but they're asking for a financial or canned food donation.

Folks can register on race day or online.

Court weighs case of adult charged with alleged rape as teen

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The issue before the court Thursday involves the long-unsolved rape of a 14-year-old girl.

The Latest: Bevin says tax plan will not be neutral

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Updates with details from Bevin's speech.

Special Report: Dark Web used for child porn, credit card theft in West Virginia Video included

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In the hidden world known as the "Dark Web," illegal activity runs rampant, according to WVSP Digital Forensic Analayst Robert Boggs.

Garth Brooks and Trisha Yearwood Kick Off Visit in Charleston, WV Video included

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Garth Brooks and Trisha Yearwood kicked off their four show weekend in Charleston, WV on October 21st. The show on Friday began at 7:30. The duo will also have two shows on October 22nd and one show on October 23rd.  The weekend event is expected to bring more than 50,000 people to the capital city.  Garth Brooks says that Charleston, WV is one of the funnest cities to play. "They come here to have fun and that's our kind of people. We are expecting this weekend to ...

Kenova Pumpkin House Preps for Halloween

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Every year for the past 25 years, Ric Griffith's Kenova, WV home gets converted into the Pumpkin House.

List of events at the Rod Run & Doo Wop

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Here's a list of all the events you can attend.

National Puppy Day

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Created to celebrate the magic and unconditional love puppies bring to our lives. 

Walmart to Give Workers Pay Raise on Saturday

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The raise will be one of the largest single-day, private-sector pay increases ever.

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  • Logan Hunters Frustrated with DNR ATV Enforcement

    Logan Hunters Frustrated with DNR ATV Enforcement

    Wednesday, November 22 2017 9:01 PM EST2017-11-23 02:01:16 GMT

    A coalition of Logan County hunters are taking their concerns to the capitol after the Department of Natural Resources chained up gates at hunting trail heads. ATVs are banned on Wildlife Management Areas, but the land has been owned by the DNR for about two years, and it's just this month that the rule has started to be enforced.  Eddie Lawson grew up riding ATVs on hunting trails, that is until the last three weeks. "I'm 64, 40+ years in the mines and I...

    A coalition of Logan County hunters are taking their concerns to the capitol after the Department of Natural Resources chained up gates at hunting trail heads. ATVs are banned on Wildlife Management Areas, but the land has been owned by the DNR for about two years, and it's just this month that the rule has started to be enforced.  Eddie Lawson grew up riding ATVs on hunting trails, that is until the last three weeks. "I'm 64, 40+ years in the mines and I...

  • 2 West Virginia hunters killed in first days of deer season

    2 West Virginia hunters killed in first days of deer season

    Thursday, November 23 2017 7:28 PM EST2017-11-24 00:28:05 GMT
    CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) - West Virginia authorities say a 20-year-old hunter was killed on the opening day of the state's deer season with firearms, and a second hunter died after his all-terrain vehicle rolled over a day later. The Division of Natural Resources says Kenneth Franklin Lafferty III died Monday while hunting with a rifle near his home in Wetzel County's New Martinsville. Described as "a single subject incident," it was under investigation by police. Authoritie...
    CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) - West Virginia authorities say a 20-year-old hunter was killed on the opening day of the state's deer season with firearms, and a second hunter died after his all-terrain vehicle rolled over a day later. The Division of Natural Resources says Kenneth Franklin Lafferty III died Monday while hunting with a rifle near his home in Wetzel County's New Martinsville. Described as "a single subject incident," it was under investigation by police. Authoritie...
  • Mother charged after putting recording device in daughter’s backpack

    Mother charged after putting recording device in daughter’s backpack

    Wednesday, November 22 2017 11:07 AM EST2017-11-22 16:07:26 GMT

    A mother is facing charges after hiding a recording device in her daughter’s backpack after hearing she was being bullied.

    A mother is facing charges after hiding a recording device in her daughter’s backpack after hearing she was being bullied.

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