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Veterinarian Warns Against Having Fireworks Around Your Pets

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Independence Day may be one of your favorite holidays, but chances are, its your pets worst nightmare. More>>

How The WVU Children's Hospital Changed The Himrod Family's Life Forever Video included

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WVU Children's Hospital is a place Lara and Scott Himrod say they will never forget.
The first experience was with their nephew Jacob, who was born with half of his heart missing.
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Complete List of 2015 Fireworks Shows Around the Ohio Valley

Complete list of the 2015 fireworks shows happening in the Ohio Valley. Complete list of the 2015 fireworks shows happening in the Ohio Valley.
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As the 4th of July weekend is rapidly approaching, it's time to start deciding where you will go to see the fireworks. More>>

A Look at Your Holiday Weekend Activities Across the Ohio Valley Video included

Complete list of the 2015 fireworks shows happening in the Ohio Valley. Complete list of the 2015 fireworks shows happening in the Ohio Valley.
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It's another busy weekend around the Ohio Valley-- especially when you mix in the 4th of July Holiday! More>>

Grand Vue Park 'Red, White and Blue 5k' to Benefit Wounded Warrior Project Video included

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On the Fourth of July, people across the Ohio Valley will be able to spend a day at the park and help out combat veterans. More>>

United States Marshals Searching for "Critically Endangered" Teen Last Seen in Virginia

Hayleigh Wilson, 14 Hayleigh Wilson, 14
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Officers believe Hayleigh Wilson, 14, of Surgoinsville, Tennessee met known sex offender, Benjamin Shook, 41, online. The pair were last spotted in Sugar Grove, Virginia.  More>>

Feds warn of potential July 4 attacks targeting law enforcement

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The FBI and Department of Homeland Security issued a bulletin Friday, June 26 warning of potential attacks against law enforcement officers and the military during the July 4th holiday, CBS News has learned. More>>

Navy, Marine Corps Extend Maternity Leave to 18 Weeks

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Effective immediately, women who serve in the Navy and Marine Corps will have 18 weeks of maternity leave available to use during the first year of her child's life. Previously, women serving had six weeks maternity leave available. The policy also applies retroactively to any woman who has been authorized convalescent leave following the birth of a child since Jan. 1, 2015. More>>

Veteran's Ducks for Therapy Violate Local Law

Darin Welker violated a local ban by keeping pet ducks that he says help relieve his post-traumatic stress disorder and depression Darin Welker violated a local ban by keeping pet ducks that he says help relieve his post-traumatic stress disorder and depression
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A state appeals court has agreed a former Ohio National Guardsman violated a local ban by keeping pet ducks that he says help relieve his post-traumatic stress disorder and depression. More>>

Ohio Congressman Learns More About Life-Saving Flights

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Time is of the utmost importance for STAT MedEvac pilots when it comes to saving lives. More>>

Judge Recognizes Suspect as Childhood Friend

Judge Mindy Glazer recognizes a burglary suspect in her court Judge Mindy Glazer recognizes a burglary suspect in her court
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A Florida burglary suspect wept after the judge overseeing his bond hearing realized they had been childhood friends.Miami-Dade Circuit Court Judge Mindy Glazer recognized 49-year-old Arthur Booth during a hearing Thursday. More>>

SPECIAL REPORT: U.S. Senator Shelley Moore Capito Returns to her Ohio Valley Roots Video included

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Glen Dale, West Virginia is a small close knit community, like most others here in the Ohio Valley, and one that a few celebrities like Brad Paisley and Lady Gaga have personal ties, but so does the most powerful woman in the state; U.S. Senator Shelley Moore-Capito. More>>

If You're Going To The Beach, Take Along These Tips On Avoiding Shark Bites

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If you're headed to the North Carolina coast, experts say to be extremely cautious of sharks. More>>

Pittsburgh Bridges To Remain Gold

People vote to keep Pittsburgh bridges gold People vote to keep Pittsburgh bridges gold
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An online poll that drew more than 12,000 votes shows nearly 85 percent of Pittsburghers dont want the citys three sister bridges across the Allegheny River to be painted a different color when theyre rehabbed.  More>>

Bubba Watson will paint over the Confederate flag on his General Lee

Bubba Watson tweets that he's painting an American flag over his General Lee Bubba Watson tweets that he's painting an American flag over his General Lee
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Two-time Masters champion Bubba Watson is stripping the General Lee of its Confederate flag.The Dukes of Hazzard fan made the announcement via Twitter on Thursday.All men ARE created equal, I believe that so I will be painting the American flag over the roof of the General Lee #USA bubba watson (@bubbawatson) July 2, 2015Watson became the proud owner of the General Lee 01 in 2012 after spending $110,000 at auction to win the iconic orange 1969 Dodge Charger used by the Duke brothers in... More>>

Belmont County Officials Ready to Perform Same Sex Marriages Video included

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The Supreme Court ruling, allowing same sex marriages across the nation, is not even one week old. But there are already questions about how couples can put the wheels in motion to tie the knot. More>>

A Special Night of Awards at the Miracle League Field

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As over one thousand players from across the nation descend on the Ohio Valley for the Beast of the East Tournament Baseball Tournament, some other players were just getting started. More>>

Jeff Cramer Sworn in as Judge in Second Judicial Circuit Video included

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Jeffrey Cramer was appointed by Governor Earl Ray Tomblin to fill the void left by the retirement of Judge Mark Karl. More>>

Marijuana Patch Found In Belmont County Video included

The Belmont County DTF had received an anonymous tip of a marijuana patch located approx 1/2 mile outside martins ferry city limits on ferry view road approx 200 yards in the woods. Officers found 56 plants approx. 3-4 feet tall. The Belmont County DTF had received an anonymous tip of a marijuana patch located approx 1/2 mile outside martins ferry city limits on ferry view road approx 200 yards in the woods. Officers found 56 plants approx. 3-4 feet tall.
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It was a garden in the middle of the woods. A garden with a lush, impressive but illegal crop of marijuana. Thursday afternoon, the Belmont County Drug Task Force did the harvesting. More>>

Jefferson County Man Sentenced to 12 Months of House Arrest Video included

Springer must register as a Tier II sex offender every 180 days for 25 years. Springer must register as a Tier II sex offender every 180 days for 25 years.
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The 66 year old Jefferson County man who admitted to sexually assaulting numerous women has been sentenced to 12 months of house arrest. Wesley Springer was back inside of a courtroom Thursday morning.Judge Michelle Miller sentenced Springer to 12 months of house arrest and five years of community control sanctions.  More>>

Cop Buys Lemonade At Girl’s Stand; Returns Next Day, But Not To Buy More

Deputy Ropos visits lemonade stand and gives iPad to little girl Deputy Ropos visits lemonade stand and gives iPad to little girl
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A police officer stopped at a little girls lemonade stand while out on patrol in Ohio. After talking to her for a few minutes, he decided to give her a lecture before leaving. He returned the next day, but not to lecture her or even to buy a cup of lemonade. More>>

Ohio State Highway Patrol Ramping Up Holiday Patrols Video included

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A busy holiday weekend is about to begin for law enforcement officers around the region, as they ramp up patrols for Independence Day. More>>

Jason River Now Facing Charges of Raping a Child

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A man charged with pandering sexually oriented material involving a minor and illegal use of a minor in nudity oriented material is back behind bars Wednesday night after being arrested for the alleged rape of a six-year-old. More>>

Two Ohio Valley Kids Get Bikes to Help with Mobility Video included

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Two Ohio Valley kids with mobility disabilities were given the opportunity to enjoy life like the other kids and get a little therapy all while having some fun. More>>

Fireworks May Be Unsettling to Veterans This Fourth of July Holiday

Complete list of the 2015 fireworks shows happening in the Ohio Valley. Complete list of the 2015 fireworks shows happening in the Ohio Valley.
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As we all gather to have parties and barbeques for this fourth of July weekend, it is important to remember those combat veterans around us.  More>>

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  • Local High School Students Unveil Newest Heroin Awareness PSA

    Local High School Students Unveil Newest Heroin Awareness PSA

    Tuesday, June 16 2015 3:31 PM EDT2015-06-16 19:31:21 GMT
    Students from local high schools created a public service announcement to raise awareness for negative heroin effects.Students from local high schools created a public service announcement to raise awareness for negative heroin effects.
    Students from various local schools are ready to unveil their work on the latest public service announcement Tuesday night.
    Students from various local schools are ready to unveil their work on the latest public service announcement Tuesday night.
  • New Drug Addiction Resource Website Now Available

    New Drug Addiction Resource Website Now Available

    Monday, March 2 2015 12:26 PM EST2015-03-02 17:26:12 GMT
    A new resource in the fight against the drug problem in the Ohio Valley is officially going to launch on Tuesday. The web site, www.drugfreeov.com is the next step in getting information out to the community, allowing anyone to log on and find addiction and treatment resources.
    A new resource in the fight against the drug problem in the Ohio Valley is officially going to launch on Tuesday. The web site, www.drugfreeov.com is the next step in getting information out to the community, allowing anyone to log on and find addiction and treatment resources.
  • Drug That Stops Overdoses Is A Hot Button Issue

    Drug That Stops Overdoses Is A Hot Button Issue

    Tuesday, June 2 2015 10:58 AM EDT2015-06-02 14:58:35 GMT
    Narcan stops an overdose. Some call it a miracle drug, a life saver, but not everyone is on board with that.
    Narcan stops an overdose. Some call it a miracle drug, a life saver, but not everyone is on board with that.





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  • Two ResCare Employees Charged With Abuse of Incapacitated Adult

    Two ResCare Employees Charged With Abuse of Incapacitated Adult

    Friday, July 3 2015 9:44 AM EDT2015-07-03 13:44:34 GMT
    Courtesy of the Fairmont Police DepartmentCourtesy of the Fairmont Police Department
    Two caregivers are charged with abuse and neglect of an incapacitated adult after Fairmont police say they sprayed a man with a water hose.
    Two caregivers are charged with abuse and neglect of an incapacitated adult after Fairmont police say they sprayed a man with a water hose.
  • Cop Buys Lemonade At Girl’s Stand; Returns Next Day, But Not To Buy More

    Cop Buys Lemonade At Girl’s Stand; Returns Next Day, But Not To Buy More

    Thursday, July 2 2015 2:35 PM EDT2015-07-02 18:35:06 GMT
    Deputy Ropos visits lemonade stand and gives iPad to little girlDeputy Ropos visits lemonade stand and gives iPad to little girl
    A police officer stopped at a little girls lemonade stand while out on patrol in Ohio. After talking to her for a few minutes, he decided to give her a lecture before leaving. He returned the next day, but not to lecture her or even to buy a cup of lemonade.
    A police officer stopped at a little girls lemonade stand while out on patrol in Ohio. After talking to her for a few minutes, he decided to give her a lecture before leaving. He returned the next day, but not to lecture her or even to buy a cup of lemonade.
  • Judge Recognizes Suspect as Childhood Friend

    Judge Recognizes Suspect as Childhood Friend

    Friday, July 3 2015 2:42 PM EDT2015-07-03 18:42:30 GMT
    Judge Mindy Glazer recognizes a burglary suspect in her courtJudge Mindy Glazer recognizes a burglary suspect in her court
    A Florida burglary suspect wept after the judge overseeing his bond hearing realized they had been childhood friends.Miami-Dade Circuit Court Judge Mindy Glazer recognized 49-year-old Arthur Booth during a hearing Thursday.
    A Florida burglary suspect wept after the judge overseeing his bond hearing realized they had been childhood friends.Miami-Dade Circuit Court Judge Mindy Glazer recognized 49-year-old Arthur Booth during a hearing Thursday.
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