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One man is behind bars and charged with numerous offenses after holding a woman against her will in Weirton. More>>
Ebola scares continue to pop up across the nation including a few here in the Ohio Valley. The latest false alarm was Tuesday in Steubenville. A patient came into Trinity Health Systems Express Care Tuesday around lunch time with flu-like symptoms and has recently been in contact with someone who traveled to Africa.The patient was transported to Trinity's West Campus for potential treatment where he was cleared of being at risk for Ebola. More>>
7News spoke to a local economics professor on why there's almost a $0.50 difference at gas stations within about 35 miles.
Wednesday marked the first day of early voting in West Virginia, and polling numbers in Ohio County show that people can't wait to get out to cast their ballot. More>>
On Wednesday, spokesmen from the Chaffin Luhana Foundation visited two local high schools to talk to students about the dangers of distracted driving. More>>
State officials say there are now 164 people in Ohio being monitored for Ebola because they had contact or potential contact with the Texas nurse who visited the Akron area before being diagnosed with the virus. More>>
A woman is facing felony drug charges in Ohio County after being picked up by the West Virginia State Police. Magistrate Harry Radcliffe said Kayla Young, 25, was arrested and is facing one count of possession with intent to deliver marijuana, three counts of manufacturing marijuana and one conspiracy to commit a felony.Young is being held on $50,000 bond in the Northern Regional Jail. No other details about her arrest were immediately available. More>>
FBI Agents from Pittsburgh are teaching local high school students a new approach to keeping them safe. Presentations were given to every student in every classroom at John Marshall High School on Wednesday. Organizers said the importance of students listening to their teacher if a threat would arise is crucial to keeping everyone safe. The program started a few years ago, and Special Agent Jeff Cisar said it's important that students do what their teachers say, and teachers can know there is... More>>
This week's WTRF-C.A. House Band of the Week is the Bellaire Big Reds. While they are a young group with only 46 members, including the 11-member Red Line Dance Team, first-year band director Holly McCormack said they are a hard-working bunch.The entertaining halftime show features a variety of rock music. Seventh grade student Tanner Schmidli is part of the impressive drum line. The band also features a talented group of trumpet and saxophone players. The Red Line Dance Team is under the dir... More>>
A new report says pseudoephedrine sales in West Virginia are down about 31 percent compared to last year. Pseudoephedrine is a cold medication ingredient that's used illegally to manufacture methamphetamine. The report says pharmacies in West Virginia sold 230,080 boxes of cold medications containing pseudoephedrine through September. That's down from 335,985 boxes sold during the same nine-month period in 2013. The report also says the number of people buying these cold medications in West V... More>>
NEW BRUNSWICK, N.J. (AP) - Johnson Johnson will start safety testing in early January on a vaccine combination that could protect people from a strain of the deadly Ebola virus.
Ohio Valley Medical Center (OVMC) announced Wednesday that they have joined the James Cancer Network at The Ohio State University, offering patients the expertise of 160 doctors who all specialize in different types of cancer treatment. More>>
CINCINNATI (AP) - An American man just freed from North Korea has arrived in his home state of Ohio Wednesday morning.
Authorities arrested an alleged sex offender wanted in Brooke County Tuesday after locating the man in a man made fort in Pennsylvania. More>>
A masked gunman killed a soldier standing guard at Canada's war memorial Wednesday, then stormed Parliament in an attack that was stopped cold when he was shot to death by the ceremonial sergeant-at-arms. Canada's... More>>
The Monroe County Sheriff's Department along with the Washington County Sheriff's Department executed a search warrant at approximately 6:15 Wednesday morning on State Route 800 in Monroe County. More>>
Court Alley will be closed from 6 p.m. until 6 a.m. Portions of Market Street may also be affected during those hours. More>>