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Large Crowd, Including Young Voters Gather to Hear Donald Trump in Belmont County


Presumptive Republican nominee Donald Trump addressed a large crowd of his supporters at Ohio University Eastern in St. Clairsville on Monday night, and he talked about a number of issues that are important to his campaign.  

Supporters and Protesters alike Show up for Political Fundraiser


Donald Trump's first stop in the Ohio Valley, Tuesday, was at WesBanco Arena.

Trump Protesters Take to the Streets in Wheeling Video included

Trump protesters take to the streets in Wheeling, WV. Trump protesters take to the streets in Wheeling, WV.

Although this is Donald Trump's day in the spotlight in the Ohio Valley, not everyone out on the street was pro-Trump. In fact, a group called "Ohio Valley Progressives" hit the streets with protest signs Tuesday afternoon, saying they wanted to, "publicly question Donald Trump's policies." 

Groundbreaking Held for New St. Johns Church in Benwood


It was an exciting moment for many in the community of Benwood as ground was broken Tuesday morning for the new St Johns Church.

Suicide bombers target Istanbul airport, killing at least 31


Several suicide bombers have hit the international terminal of Istanbul's Ataturk airport, killing at least 28 people and wounding some 60 others, Istanbul's governor and other officials said Tuesday.

Marx Toy Museum Set to Close in Days


Just a few days left until a well-known museum in Moundsville will be closing its doors for good.  

Brooke County man sentenced for methamphetamine distribution


A Brooke County man has been sentenced for methamphetamine distribution.

Harrison County man sentenced for oxycodone distribution


A Harrison County man was sentenced in federal court on Tuesday to 57 months in prison for distribution of oxycodone.  

Murray No Stranger to Bringing in Presidential Candidates to the Ohio Valley Video included


Donald Trump is in Wheeling with Bob Murray of Murray Energy at a fundraising dinner. This is not the first time Murray has brought in big names to Wheeling on their campaign trails. 

Traffic Update: Wheeling Tunnel Ramp Closures Starting Tuesday at 5 p.m.

Traffic Update: Wheeling Tunnel Ramp Closures Starting Tuesday at 5 p.m.


The Route 2 Northbound Ramp to I-70 Westbound will be closed starting Tuesday at 5 p.m. through Wednesday at 4 a.m. while crews wash the Wheeling Tunnel westbound side.

Jennifer Garner Urges Support for Families Hit by Historic West Virginia Floods

Jennifer Garner reading with a family in West Virginia. Photo credit: Save the Children Jennifer Garner reading with a family in West Virginia. Photo credit: Save the Children

Actor Jennifer Garner, a Save the Children Trustee and a native of West Virginia, is calling for support for the families affected by the floods in West Virginia.

Area Democrat Responds to Trump's Visit


One local Democrat says Trump doesn't have a prayer of getting elected. 

Ohio BMV starts accepting credit cards for driver fees Video included

The Ohio Bureau of Motor Vehicles says its deputy registrars will soon accept credit cards as payment, after years of people requesting that as an option.

Fast food mix-up leads to shooting


Police say a customer upset with his order at a Taco Bell shot into the restaurant's drive-thru window.

3-day-old baby killed by family dogs

Photo of infant courtesy of YourCentralValley.com Photo of infant courtesy of YourCentralValley.com

Police say two family dogs killed a 3-day-old baby after her mother left her on the couch and walked away for a few seconds.

7-year-old's request at birthday party drawing attention


Many children ask for presents on their birthday, but one southern West Virginia girl is asking for something much different.

American Red Cross apologizes for poster some call racist

Photo Credit: Margaret Sawyer | Facebook Photo Credit: Margaret Sawyer | Facebook

The cartoon poster showed children playing in a swimming pool. Nearly all of the white children's activities were labeled as "cool," while the children of color were depicted acting in unsafe ways and were labeled "not cool."

Local Agencies Send Relief to West Virginia Flood Victims


Flooding has devastated parts of West Virginia and several local agencies are looking to help out flood victims in the Mountain State. 

Complete List of 2016 Ohio Valley Fireworks Shows


Numerous cities and towns around the Ohio Valley will be displaying a fireworks show during the weekend. Check out the list to see if there are any fireworks shows happening in your area. 

Pat Summitt, Winningest Coach in D1 Basketball, Passes Away at 64

Pat Summitt, Winningest Coach in D1 Basketball, Passes Away at 64 Video included


Pat Summitt, the winningest coach in Division I college basketball history who boosted women's game, has died at 64.

Donald Trump Set to Make 2 Stops in the Ohio Valley Tuesday Video included


Presumptive Republican Presidential Nominee Donald Trump is set to hold a rally in St. Clairsville, Tuesday evening.

Webark Estates & Moose Club of New Martinsville Come To Rescue Of Animals In Flooded Areas


Webark Estates, the no-kill animal shelter, and the New Martinsville Moose Lodge are getting ready to send a truckload of pet supplies to Rainelle and Clendenin, West Virginia. People are now bringing donations of items and money to Webark's office in Elm Grove, beside the Domino's in the Bridge Street Plaza. They are bringing dog and cat food, cat litter, pet toys, pet shampoo, carrying crates, pet beds, snacks, collars, leashes and ID tags.

Resource Center Helps All Local Cancer Patients


Reynolds Memorial Hospital in Glen Dale is helping to better serve cancer patients in the Ohio Valley with their Cancer Resource Center. 

Michael's Meanies Expands to More Than 320 Hospitals


On Monday, Michael's Meanies announced they will soon be in 324 hospitals, including four new locations in Philadelphia, New York, Virginia and Texas.

40-year-old Twinkie still going strong


In a glass box in a private school in Maine sits a 40-year-old chemistry experiment still going strong: A decades-old Twinkie. 

Jury Seated for Magistrate Accused of Sexual Abuse


A jury has been seated to hear the trial for a magistrate in West Virginia who's been suspended after allegedly sexually abusing a female relative.  

Several Ohio Valley Organizations Take Emergency Supplies to Animals Affected by W.Va. Floods Video included


Several Ohio Valley organizations are mobilizing forces to take emergency supplies for animals to the flood-ravaged areas of West Virginia.

Ex-Pittsburgh Steeler to be arrested for graffiti project

A former Pittsburgh Steeler-turned-artist faces 30 counts of criminal mischief after police say he painted graffiti along high-profile locations in Pittsburgh including a riverfront trail system and a bridge.

Volunteers with American Red Cross of Northern W.Va. Help Flood Victims


Volunteers from across the nation with the American Red Cross have been on the front lines in southern West Virginia.  

Dad Put Infant in Fridge After Leaving Her in Hot Car


A man whose 6-month-old daughter died after she was left in a hot minivan parked outside the family home has been charged with manslaughter. 

Lionel Messi to quit Argentina national team

APhoto/Nicolas Aguilera APhoto/Nicolas Aguilera

Lionel Messi says he's quitting Argentina's national team. 

Nature Valley Bars Recalled for Potential Listeria Contamination


General Mills announced a voluntary national recall of specific flavors of Nature Valley Bars.

Local mother gets life term for killing baby at sorority house Video included

Emile Weaver was sentenced Monday to life in prison without parole for the death of her newborn baby. (Photo: Muskingum County Sheriff's Office) Emile Weaver was sentenced Monday to life in prison without parole for the death of her newborn baby. (Photo: Muskingum County Sheriff's Office)

A former Ohio college student accused of giving birth in a sorority house bathroom and killing her baby girl by disposing of her in a trash bag has been sentenced to life in prison without parole.

Pepsi reintroducing aspartame in some beverages


PepsiCo is putting aspartame back in some of its diet beverages less than a year after pulling the artificial sweetener as part of a marketing move over safety concerns.

Community gathers to remember Emanuel Williams


Saturday night the community will come together to mourn the loss of a little boy, gone too soon.

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