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Trump honors fallen and families in Memorial Day address

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President Donald Trump is set to lay a wreath and deliver his first Memorial Day address at Arlington National Cemetery.

Thousands turn out to remember Kennedy on his 100th birthday

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The life and legacy of slain President John F. Kennedy will be celebrated on the day he would have turned 100.

Stonewall Resort Celebrates 15th Anniversary of Golf Course Opening Video included

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Stonewall Resort celebrated the 15 Anniversary Golf Scramble at Arnold Palmer Signature Golf Course.  The event was a great way to end the Memorial Day weekend.  Participants played a par four and following the 18 hole course were given prizes and celebrated the courses anniversary with cake. Golf Director Randy Hernly says the anniversary takes place tomorrow but was happy to have players enjoy the course to close out Memorial Day weekend. “It will be 15 year...

To Many Americans, Memorial Day Has Lost Its Meaning

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ANNVILLE, Pa. (AP) -- Allison Jaslow heard it more than once as the long holiday weekend approached - a cheerful "Happy Memorial Day!" from oblivious well-wishers. The former Army captain and Iraq War veteran had a ready reply, telling them, matter-of-factly, that she considered it a work weekend. Jaslow will be at Arlington National Cemetery on Monday to take part in the annual wreath-laying ceremony at the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier. She'll then visit Section 60, the fin...

Veterans wish Memorial Day Would Command More Respect Video included

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While millions of Americans celebrate the long Memorial Day weekend as the unofficial start of summer, some veterans and loved ones of fallen military members wish the holiday would command more respect.
    

Crews Respond to Fire in West Union Video included

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Firefighters responded to a structure fire in West Union just before 8:30 p.m. Saturday evening, after reports of heavy smoke and flames showing.

1 Person Dead After Motorcycle Accident in Fairmont

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One person is dead after a motorcycle accident in Fairmont.

Fire Damages House in Grafton Video included

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A house in Taylor County is damaged after a fire broke out earlier this evening.

Accident on Interstate 79 Sends 1 Person to United Hospital Center

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A single-vehicle accident sent one person to United Hospital Center for treatment of lacerations early Saturday afternoon, according to Harrison County 911 dispatchers.

Man Claims Self-Defense in Fatal Clarksburg Stabbing Video included

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A man accused of fatally stabbing another man in the chest in Clarksburg appeared in court Friday.

St. Marys Man Arrested for Allegedly Soliciting A Minor on Craigslist

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A St. Marys man was arrested for allegedly soliciting whom he believed to be a juvenile girl on Craigslist.

2 Men Plead Guilty to Staging Vehicle Accidents, Benefiting Financially

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Two men admitted in federal court Thursday to staging vehicle accidents and benefiting financially from them.

2 People Arrested After Alleged Kidnapping, Robbery in Harrison County Woods Video included

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Two Clarksburg residents were arrested Friday after deputies said they kidnapped a man and robbed him.

UPDATE: Woman Sentenced to 15 Years in Prison for Killing Husband Video included

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A Preston County woman who killed her husband was sentenced Thursday to 15 years in prison.

UPDATE: 2 Dead After Explosion at Gas Company in Barbour County Video included

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 UPDATE (5/24/17 5:45 p.m.): The Barbour County EMS transported the two bodies to Broaddus Hospital in Barbour County. The bodies will later be transported to Charleston for autopsy. OSHA and DEP are currently at Midland Resource Recovery cleaning up the scene.  OSHA is investigating the cause of explosion. ?UPDATE (5/24/17 at 1:30 p.m.): Two people died in an explosion at Midland Resource Recovery in Barbour County Wednesday morning, according to preliminary ...

Lost Creek Man Sentenced to Prison for Sexually Assaulting Young Relative Video included

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A Lost Creek man accused of sexually assaulting a 7-year-old female relative appeared in Harrison County court Thursday.

Man Sentenced to 41 to 46 Years in Prison for Fatal Clarksburg Porch Beating Video included

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A man accused of beating a Clarksburg man who later died was sentenced Thursday to 41 to 46 years in prison.

UPDATE: High School Student Killed in Doddridge County Vehicle Accident

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A 17-year-old Doddridge County High School student was killed in a vehicle accident on Route 18 Wednesday.

Liberty High Senior & "Jason Parrish For a Day" Winner Receives Top Honors & Meteorology Scholarship

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A Clarksburg Native and winner of the "Jason Parrish For a Day" Contest is being awarded top honors at graduation & multiple scholarships to continue his studies to be a meteorologist in college.

1 Person Transported To Hospital After Vehicle Accident On I-79

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A two vehicle accident on the interstate sent one person to the hospital on Wednesday. 

UPDATE: Lewis County Man Sentenced on Malicious Wounding Charge Video included

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UPDATE (5/24/17 4:44 p.m.) A man convicted of malicious wounding in Lewis County was sentenced this morning. Lermon Russell was sentenced to 2 to 10 years in prison after he pleaded guilty to the charge. Russell beat a Lewis County woman and the crashed his car into the former 7-Eleven building in Weston. Russell will receive credit for time already served in jail, and other lesser charges were dismissed. ORIGINAL (4/25/17 5:53 p.m.): A man accused of beating his girlfriend bef...

Mount Clare Man Accused of Sexually Abusing Juvenile Over Period of 4 Years

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A Mount Clare man was arrested and charged with 24 counts of sexual abuse Tuesday.

Clarksburg Woman Arrested After Passing Out in Vehicle With Drugs

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A Clarksburg woman was arrested after police found her passed out in a vehicle with drugs in it.

Preston County Sheriff's Office Searches for Wanted Man

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The Preston County Sheriff's Office is searching for a Bruceton Mills man.  Donald C. Stout, 68, is wanted for a reported attempted larceny, according to officials.  Anyone with information on Stouts' whereabouts is asked to contact Sergeant G.A. Sinclair or DFC J.C. Farling at the Preston County Sheriff's Office at 304-329-1611.   

25,000 Graco car seats recalled after failing crash safety test

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Graco Children’s Products Inc. (Graco) has issued a recall of more than 25,000 car seats. 

UPDATE: Missing Calhoun County Boy Returns Home Safely

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Update (5/24/17 10:30 a.m.): A missing 12-year-old child safely returned to his home in the Lost Ridge area Wednesday morning. Calhoun County Sheriff's department confirmed Wednesday morning that Dylan Edwards returned home, but could not confirm how the child returned. Investigators believe Edwards was, at one point, traveling on foot through Wallace in Harrison County. The investigation into the child’s disappearance is ongoing. Original (5/23/17): The Calhoun...

Monongalia County Sheriff's Office Warns Residents of Phone Scam

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The Monongalia County Sheriff's Office warns residents of a reported scam. Officials have received several reports of people identifying themselves as Monongalia County Sheriff's Office employees, according to a press release.  The scammers are calling individuals to tell them that they have missed jury duty and must pay a fine for missing federal grand jury. The scammers are identifying themselves as Lieutenant Mesick, Captain Williams or Deputy Giles.  T...

WVU Student Reported Missing Out of Morgantown Found

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A West Virginia University student that was reported missing has been found. 

ISIS claims responsibility for Manchester concert attack

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MANCHESTER, England (AP) -- The Latest on the blast at an Ariana Grande concert in northern England (all times local): 12:55 p.m. The Islamic State group says one of its members planted bombs in the middle of crowds in Manchester, England, where 22 people died in an explosion. Police, however, have spoken only of "an improvised device" used in the attack. IS says "a soldier of the caliphate planted bombs in the middle of Crusaders gatherings" then detonated the...

Emergency Crews Respond To Vehicle Accident On I-79 Video included

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Crews have cleared the scene of the accident and both southbound lanes have been reopened, according to 911 officials. 

Confirmed Fatalities and Injuries in Explosion at Manchester Arena

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LONDON (AP) — Police says there are “a number of fatalities” after reports of an explosion at an Ariana Grande concert in northern England.

UPDATE: Woman Missing Out of Fairmont Possibly in Hagerstown or Hedgesville areas Video included

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UPDATE (5/22/17 2:35 PM) (WHAG): The search continues for a girl missing from Fairmont who's believed to possibly be in the Hagerstown or Hedgesville areas. State Police said 21-year-old Kara Jeffrey is believed to be in extreme danger.  Jeffrey was last seen in Huntington on May 1 and is originally from the Huntington area.   Her parents are pleading for her to come home, and troopers said it's possible that she's with a man that goes by the alias "Jeff Cooper...

1 Person Hit By Vehicle, Taken to Hospital in Worthington

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A person was taken to Ruby Memorial Hospital after getting struck by a vehicle in Worthington Sunday, deputies said.

25-Percent Sales Tax Increase Proposed in West Virginia Video included

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In an effort to create enough revenue to balance the West Virginia state budget there are a variety of options, including an increase in the consumer sales tax.

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  • Trump honors fallen and families in Memorial Day address

    Trump honors fallen and families in Memorial Day address

    Tuesday, May 30 2017 7:08 AM EDT2017-05-30 11:08:58 GMT
    President Donald Trump is set to lay a wreath and deliver his first Memorial Day address at Arlington National Cemetery.
    President Donald Trump is set to lay a wreath and deliver his first Memorial Day address at Arlington National Cemetery.
  • Thousands turn out to remember Kennedy on his 100th birthday

    Thousands turn out to remember Kennedy on his 100th birthday

    Tuesday, May 30 2017 4:32 AM EDT2017-05-30 08:32:25 GMT
    The life and legacy of slain President John F. Kennedy will be celebrated on the day he would have turned 100.
    The life and legacy of slain President John F. Kennedy will be celebrated on the day he would have turned 100.
  • Summer Pool Safety Tips

    Summer Pool Safety Tips

    Monday, May 29 2017 11:24 PM EDT2017-05-30 03:24:42 GMT

    Summertime is just around the corner and that means kids will flock to area pools.

    Summertime is just around the corner and that means kids will flock to area pools.

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  • Field Set for Baseball State Tournament

    Field Set for Baseball State Tournament

    Monday, May 29 2017 9:49 PM EDT2017-05-30 01:49:26 GMT

    Action at the state baseball tournament begins Thursday at Appalachian Power Park, and three local teams will be there to compete. 

    Action at the state baseball tournament begins Thursday at Appalachian Power Park, and three local teams will be there to compete. 

  • Local Baseball Teams Eye History at State Tournament

    Local Baseball Teams Eye History at State Tournament

    Friday, May 26 2017 7:09 PM EDT2017-05-26 23:09:27 GMT

    Three-time reigning champion Bridgeport has an opportunity to achieve something no other WVSSAC program has in the 77-year history of the state baseball tournament.  

    Three-time reigning champion Bridgeport has an opportunity to achieve something no other WVSSAC program has in the 77-year history of the state baseball tournament.  

  • Updated: Scores from Local High School Baseball Regionals

    Updated: Scores from Local High School Baseball Regionals

    Friday, May 26 2017 6:50 PM EDT2017-05-26 22:50:14 GMT

    Three local teams are still alive as the regional round of the high school baseball playoffs begins Tuesday. Each team will play in a best-of-three series for a trip to the state tournament in Charleston.  Class A - Region II Tuesday: East Hardy at Tygarts Valley (6:30 p.m.) Wednesday: Tygarts Valley at East Hardy Thursday: East Hardy at Tygarts Valley (if necessary) Class AA - Region II Tuesday: Braxton Co. at Bridgeport (5 p.m.) Wednesday: Bridgeport at Braxton Co. ...

    Three local teams are still alive as the regional round of the high school baseball playoffs begins Tuesday. Each team will play in a best-of-three series for a trip to the state tournament in Charleston.  Class A - Region II Tuesday: East Hardy at Tygarts Valley (6:30 p.m.) Wednesday: Tygarts Valley at East Hardy Thursday: East Hardy at Tygarts Valley (if necessary) Class AA - Region II Tuesday: Braxton Co. at Bridgeport (5 p.m.) Wednesday: Bridgeport at Braxton Co. ...

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  • Red Nose Day to Help End Child Poverty

    Red Nose Day to Help End Child Poverty

    Thursday, May 25 2017 4:05 PM EDT2017-05-25 20:05:03 GMT
    Red Nose Day is an annual campaign that uses the power of entertainment to raise money and awareness for children living in poverty. This year's Red Nose Day is Thursday, May 25. Watch the Red Nose Day special on WBOY Channel 12 at 10 p.m. Thursday! Learn more about the campaign and the Red Nose Day special on NBC: http://www.nbc.com/the-red-nose-day-special?nbc=1
    Red Nose Day is an annual campaign that uses the power of entertainment to raise money and awareness for children living in poverty. This year's Red Nose Day is Thursday, May 25. Watch the Red Nose Day special on WBOY Channel 12 at 10 p.m. Thursday! Learn more about the campaign and the Red Nose Day special on NBC: http://www.nbc.com/the-red-nose-day-special?nbc=1
  • WBOY 60th Anniversary Slideshow

    WBOY 60th Anniversary Slideshow

    Wednesday, May 24 2017 4:37 PM EDT2017-05-24 20:37:10 GMT

    This is a slideshow to help celebrate our 60th anniversary! Help us celebrate! If you have any pictures of WBOY from over the years, please send them to svaldivieso@wboy.com. We will add them to our slideshow! 

    This is a slideshow to help celebrate our 60th anniversary! Help us celebrate! If you have any pictures of WBOY from over the years, please send them to svaldivieso@wboy.com. We will add them to our slideshow! 

  • Storm Damage Slideshow

    Storm Damage Slideshow

    Monday, May 1 2017 5:40 PM EDT2017-05-01 21:40:20 GMT

    Send us your weather damage pictures and we'll add them to our slideshow.  Please include where the pictures were taken. Please also specify if you would like to remain anonymous.  Submit your photos to svaldivieso@wboy.com or by posting them in the comment section on our Storm Damage Slideshow Facebook post. 

    Send us your weather damage pictures and we'll add them to our slideshow.  Please include where the pictures were taken. Please also specify if you would like to remain anonymous.  Submit your photos to svaldivieso@wboy.com or by posting them in the comment section on our Storm Damage Slideshow Facebook post. 

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