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Preparing For Thanksgiving Dinner

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Thanksgiving is just one day away and if you are planning on hosting this years dinner you may be feeling overwhelmed.The key to a successful Thanksgiving dinner is to plan ahead and stay organized.Ye Olde Alpha owner Charlie Schlegel says, "The 5 P's in the kitchen are key when it comes to your thanksgiving dinner, proper planning prevents poor performance."He also says if you are not thinking about your dinner a week ahead of time you are already in trouble.Another important tip to keep in ... More>>

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Snow makes Thanksgiving travel 'a little hairy'

A sloppy mix of rain and snow rolled into the Northeast on Wednesday just as millions of Americans began the big Thanksgiving getaway, grounding hundreds of flights and turning highways hazardous along the congested... More>>

Tips on Staying Ahead for Black Friday

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Whether you like it or not, some stores are opening Thanksgiving night and many shoppers will head on out to get the great deals and there are some great tools you can use to get more bang for your buck if you decide to head out and fight the crowds. More>>

Video: Cop shot boy seconds after encountering him

The police officer who fatally shot a 12-year-old boy carrying a pellet gun fired within 1½ to 2 seconds of pulling up in his cruiser, police said Wednesday. During those few moments, he ordered the youngster three times... More>>

Thanksgiving travel woes? There's an app for that

By JUSTIN PRITCHARD Associated Press Traveling by plane, train or automobile can be a headache. Mixing in Thanksgiving can make it a throbbing migraine. Technology provides some pain relief in the form of... More>>

UPDATE: Arrest Made in Early Morning Shooting in Marshall County

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The Marshall County Sheriff's Department is investigating an early morning shooting where one person was injured Wednesday in Cameron.The incident happened just after midnight on Buzzard Lane by the Cameron High School football field. More>>

SPECIAL REPORT: Where Families of Addicts Can Turn for Help Video included

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Addicts and their families face a tough road to recovery, but it's one they must deal with together. More>>

Three Arrested After Martins Ferry Drug Raid

Police Arrest Three People in Martins Ferry Drug Raid Video included

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Police arrested three people after a drug raid in Belmont County. This happened Tuesday night on Park Street in Martins Ferry. More>>

Grandfather and Grandson Recovering Following Hunting Accident

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A grandfather and grandson are recovering after falling from a tree stand while hunting Wednesday morning in Marshall County. Marshall County Sheriff Kevin Cecil said it happened about 8 a.m. Wednesday on Hupp Ridge and the U.S. 250 intersection south of Cameron. More>>

Donations Sought to Help Family After Fatal Fire Video included

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As the holidays near, many families around the Ohio Valley could use a helping hand, but none could use it more than one family in Bellaire. More>>

Young Victim in Monroe County Shooting Dies From Injuries

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Doctors in Morgantown plan to test the brain function of a young girl involved in a shooting Sunday afternoon in Monroe County, according to authorities. More>>

Sheriff's Deputies: Man Aimed Banana at us

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A man is facing a felony menacing charge after two western Colorado sheriff's deputies say he pointed a banana at them and they thought it was a gun.  The Grand Junction Daily Sentinel reports (http://bit.ly/1rqFiVE ) 27-year-old Nathan Rolf Channing, of Fruitvale, was arrested Sunday. More>>

Mr. Obama Gets Billed For White House Thanksgiving

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There's no free lunch — or breakfast or dinner — for President Barack Obama on Thanksgiving day. Or any other day for that matter.He has to dig into his pocket to pay for his holiday feast of turkey, ham, two kinds of stuffing, sweet and regular potatoes, and six different kinds of pie. It's a longstanding practice that presidents pay for meals for themselves, their families and personal guests. More>>

Owner of Destiny Havanese Shelter Facing 152 Counts of Animal Cruelty

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The owner of a local dog kennel in Hancock County, facing hundreds of counts of cruelty to animals after an investigation led to more than 80 dogs being rescued, turned herself in to authorities over the weekend.Elizabeth Tustin, owner of the Destiny Havanese Kennel in Weirton ,was released on a $5,000 bond after turning herself in over the weekend. Tustin had a warrant out for her arrest for cruelty to animals after police seized 82 live dogs from her facility back on Nov. 20.(Related story:... More>>

Trailer Fire Ruled Total Loss, Third in Just Three Weeks Video included

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A Belmont County family is without any of their possessions after a fire consumes their home Wednesday morning. It's the third fire officials are ruling a total loss in just three weeks. More>>

Small Business Saturday Helping Money Stay Local Video included

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As residents prepare for Thanksgiving and Black Friday, local businesses are gearing up for Small Business Saturday. The "shop local" movement was first assembled several years ago by American Express to remind people nationally of the great products local businesses have to offer.  More>>

Retailers Starting Black Friday Thursday Night: Tips on Finding Great Deals Video included

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Evidently retailers have never looked at a calendar since we see stores opening on Thursday for Black Friday deals and several places are already running their Cyber Monday sales. Here's a breakdown of some of this years hottest deals. More>>

  • Band of the WeekMore>>

  • WTRF/C.A. House Band of the Week: Weir High Red Riders

    WTRF/C.A. House Band of the Week: Weir High Red Riders

    Tuesday, November 18 2014 4:23 PM EST2014-11-18 21:23:31 GMT
    The Weir High Red Riders are the WTRF/C.A. House Band of the Week.
    The Weir High Red Riders are the WTRF/C.A. House Band of the Week.
  • WTRF/CA House Band of the Week: Martins Ferry

    WTRF/CA House Band of the Week: Martins Ferry

    Tuesday, November 18 2014 4:24 PM EST2014-11-18 21:24:05 GMT
    There are 36 members in this years band. That includes a four member dance team and four member color guard.
    There are 36 members in this years band. That includes a four member dance team and four member color guard.
  • WTRF-C.A. House Band of the Week: Indian Creek Redskins

    WTRF-C.A. House Band of the Week: Indian Creek Redskins

    Tuesday, November 18 2014 4:23 PM EST2014-11-18 21:23:05 GMT
    Many marching bands across the area have experienced dwindling numbers over the years, but that is not the case at Indian Creek, where the band is tremendously popular among the students and community.
    Many marching bands across the area have experienced dwindling numbers over the years, but that is not the case at Indian Creek, where the band is tremendously popular among the students and community.





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