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Berkeley County Sheriff Nathan Harmon Says Man Possibly hit by Gunshots Monday at Falling Waters Motel
MARTINSBURG, W.Va. — Berkeley County Sheriff Nathan Harmon says an investigation is ongoing after numerous shots were fired at a Berkeley County motel, possibly striking an individual. In a statement issued early Tuesday, Sheriff Harmon says the call came in just after 11 a.m. to the Motel 6 on H...[read more]

Habitual Offender to Serve a Minimum of 32 Years Behind Bars in Jefferson County Case
A Martinsburg man described as a ‘habitual offender’ was sentenced Monday to 32 years to life in prison. Jefferson County Prosecutor Matt Harvey says 37-year-old Kevin Ray Fowler, Jr. of Martinsburg, West Virginia had been convicted back in November of Robbery in the First Degree, Burglary, Felon...[read more]

Suspects Identified After BBs Shot into School Buses in Berkeley County
MARTINSBURG, W.Va. — Berkeley County Sheriff Nathan Harmon says his department knows who the two males are who were shooting BB guns at a school bus and other vehicles last week. The call came in just after 3 in the afternoon on March 18th. Deputies were called to the 5800 block of Williamsport P...[read more]

Jefferson County High Schools on Remote this Week as County Hits Red on COVID-19 Map; Berkeley County “Riding the Fence”
CHARLES TOWN, W.Va. — Jefferson County’s Active Cases are 211 as of Sunday’s report. That’s 50 more active COVID-19 cases than the county had logged on Thursday. Both Jefferson and Washington High Schools will be on remote learning this week. That means no high school sports will take place. Mean...[read more]

Panhandle Parents Concerned About Vaccine Disparity; Kearns says Vaccine Allotment is Picking Up and Residents Aren’t Signing Up
MARTINSBURG, W.Va. — There is a growing concern among some residents in Berkeley County that vaccines are not being distributed equitably among counties. In a social media post Thursday, one Musselman High School mother encouraged residents to “contact the Governor’s office and ask why our region...[read more]

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Darris Nichols nets first head coaching opportunity at Radford
Bob Huggins' first point guard at WVU takes over his hometown team. The post Darris Nichols nets first head coaching opportunity at Radford appeared first on WV MetroNews.[read more]

DePaul transfer Pauly Paulicap commits to West Virginia
West Virginia’s men’s basketball team is set to add another player from the NCAA Transfer Portal — one the Mountaineers will likely expect a lot from defensively. Pauly Paulicap, a 6-foot-8 senior forward, offered his commitment to West Virginia on Wednesday. 💛💙🏠#Committed • • • Edit by @jeremybe...[read more]

Justice counts on persuading more West Virginians to get vaccinated
'We must reach these people are encourage them to take the vaccine,' Justice said. The post Justice counts on persuading more West Virginians to get vaccinated appeared first on WV MetroNews.[read more]

Extensive testimony expected in upcoming Kanawha County murder trial
Joshua Drennen trial set to start Monday. The post Extensive testimony expected in upcoming Kanawha County murder trial appeared first on WV MetroNews.[read more]

Justice signs three more bills into law
A virtual ceremony was held on Wednesday. The post Justice signs three more bills into law appeared first on WV MetroNews.[read more]

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