January 31, 2018 RSS feed / Police & Safety

School board suspends employee facing felony charges

The Morgan County School Board followed Superintendent Erich May’s recommendation to suspend Warm Springs Middle School secretary Diane M. Clark without pay retroactive to January 2. More...

Smith pleads to federal firearms charge

Matthew Dean Smith, 39, of Great Cacapon, has admitted to a firearms charge in federal court, United States Attorney Bill Powell announced.  Smith pled guilty on January 26 to one count of “Possession of an Unregistered Firearm.” Sm More...

On the public docket

All local government meetings are open to the public.  Morgan County Government   More...

Morgan County Sheriff’s Report

304-258-1067   Sheriff KC Bohrer reports the following calls, investigations and reports for January 21-27:  January 21  More...

Two Md. troopers shot, Little Orleans man dies after domestic incident turns violent

The investigation into a Thursday night barricade situation in Little Orleans is still ongoing after two Maryland State Police troopers were wounded and the suspect was fatally shot in a seven-hour standoff.  More...

Tests for Natural Resources Police Officer positions

The Law Enforcement Section of the West Virginia Division of Natural Resources has scheduled Physical Agility Tests (PAT) for anyone interested in applying for Natural Resources Police Officer (NRPO) positions open statewide.  More...