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News in Mercer County, West Virginia

Man faces 20 years for porn depicting minors
Tue, 22 Apr 2014 02:08:45 -0700

BLUEFIELD — A Mercer County man faces up to 20 years in prison after pleading guilty Monday to possession of child pornography, U.S. Attorney Booth Goodwin said.

Man accused of crime in Walmart parking lot, caught
Sun, 20 Apr 2014 15:57:49 -0700

PRINCETON (WVVA) -- West Virginia State Police catch a man wanted for stealing in the Princeton Walmart parking lot. 

Drug-related death, illness statistics grim in Mercer, McDowell
Sat, 19 Apr 2014 02:08:43 -0700

PRINCETON — Southern West Virginia’s persistent drug-abuse problem is now evident in state statistics: Both Mercer County and neighboring McDowell County have some of the highest rates for drug overdoses and drug-related health problems.

Mercer County man pleads guilty to drug distribution
Mon, 21 Apr 2014 14:19:33 -0700

BLUEFIELD (NEWS RELEASE) – United States Attorney Booth Goodwin announced today that Jimmy Dale Wright, 56, of Rock, West Virginia, pled guilty in federal court in Bluefield to distributing hydromorphone, a powerful and addictive prescription pain medication. Wright admitted that in August of 2013, he sold pills to a person who was cooperating with law enforcement authorities. The drug deal took ...

Mercer County man pleads guilty to child porn charges
Mon, 21 Apr 2014 12:42:56 -0700

BLUEFIELD, W.Va. – A 29-year old Mercer County man faces up to 20 years in prison after pleading guilty on Monday, April 21, 2014, to possession of child pornography, U.S. Attorney Booth Goodwin announced. Eric A. Hitt, of Princeton, West Virginia entered a guilty plea before Senior United States District Court Judge David A. Faber in Bluefield. Hitt admitted that on July 16, 2013, he possessed ...

Mercer county woman pronounced dead in Florida car accident
Sat, 19 Apr 2014 17:15:42 -0700

JACKSONVILLE, FL (WVVA) -- A woman from Mercer County died in a car accident early Saturday morning.

Mercer County man pleads guilty to possessing child pornography
Mon, 21 Apr 2014 12:53:18 -0700

BLUEFIELD — A Mercer County man faces up to 20 years in prison after pleading guilty Monday to possession of child pornography, U.S. Attorney Booth Goodwin said.

Some W.Va. state Dems flip to GOP for midterms
Sat, 19 Apr 2014 17:16:56 -0700

CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) -- As Republicans rally for more control in West Virginia, some Democrats jumped ship and are running as Republicans against former colleagues.

How spring cleaning can help a local charity
Sun, 20 Apr 2014 21:35:13 -0700

BECKLEY (WVVA) -- While attacking your closet during spring cleaning, instead of throwing away unwanted clothes, you may want to give them to charity.The Women's Resource Center is asking for your help in donating unwanted personal items for all sizes, kids to adults.This is to help sexual assault victims who come into the hospital. When a victim comes into the emergency room, sometimes the only ...

Theatre West Virginia auctions tangible memories
Sat, 12 Apr 2014 20:57:48 -0700

BECKLEY (WVVA) -- Theatre West Virginia held an auction Saturday, selling different props that have been featured in productions over the years.