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Thanksgiving Basket Giveaway Benefits Hundreds

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245 families and more than 600 people walked away from this year's Thanksgiving Basket Giveaway with everything they need for a perfect holiday meal.  The line for the annual event stretched for several blocks, and people waited from as early as 1:00 in the morning.  Reverend Cummings with Bethlehem Apostolic Temple started this event nearly 30 years ago as a way to give back to the community while also bringing it together. "It speaks to how special the Valley is th...

Police Investigating Fatal Accident in Marshall County

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The Marshall County Sheriff's Office is investigating a two vehicle fatal accident.

Police Officer Killed in Pennsylvania and Gunman is at Large

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Authorities in Pennsylvania said a police officer was shot and killed while making a traffic stop and a search is underway for the gunman. 

Ho Ho Hope for a Cure Raises Awareness for Type One Diabetes

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An annual event in Wheeling raised awareness and hundreds of dollars for the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation on Saturday.

Addiction Campuses to Host Benefit for Employee Fighting Cancer

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 This Sunday, Addiction Campuses is hosting a benefit that’s open to the public for a very special member of our team, Market Director Krista Sweet. 

Woman Arrested on Drug Charges

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This woman, 20-year-old Erica Charlene Shaffer was arrested late last night after wrecking her car into an power line pole on Main Street.

Danica Patrick to end racing career at next year's Indy 500

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Danica Patrick plans to run two races next year and then end her full-time racing career.

VW to spend $40B on electric cars, technology through 2022

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Volkswagen says it plans to spend more than 34 billion euros ($40 billion) over the next five years on developing electric cars, autonomous driving and other new technologies.

California's legal pot countdown: What's coming by Jan. 1

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The rules that will govern California's legal marijuana economy next year have been published, giving businesses and consumers a glimpse into the future.

Batman Visits Local School to Talk About Anti Bullying Video included

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John Buckland of Huntington has been a full-time Batman for five years. 

Ohio County Schools Got a Special Screening of the Film Wonder Video included

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500 5th graders from 13 different Ohio County Public and Parochial Schools grabbed popcorn and a seat at the Marquee Cinema for a special screening of the film Wonder.

Broadway Performer and Anti Bullying Advocate Chose to be Grand Marshal For This Year's Parade Video included

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With the parade less than an hour away we introduce you to one of the men you'll see up front. 

Fugitive Arrested in McMechen

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A Marshall County man wanted for a bond violation after disappearing during jury deliberations on a charge of making meth has been arrested. Welling was found in a wooded area of Marshall County. U.S. Marshal's Mountain State Fugitive Task Force teamed up with Marshall County Sheriff's Department, Wheeling's K9 unit, as well as officers from the McMechen Police Department to locate Welling in a wooded area in McMechen. According to U.S. Marshal Chad Simpson, Welling was arrested and...

Hancock County Has Potential For More Than One Ethane Cracker Plant

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Business Development Corporation of the Northern Panhandle Executive Director Pat Ford tells 7News he believes Hancock County has the potential for not only one ethane cracker plant, but possibly two. Apparently Ford isn't alone in this thinking. Recently, the American Chemistry Council suggested Hancock County could support as many as five cracker plants. This would mean more than $15 billion in investment, thousands of new jobs, and an industry revival in the Ohio Valley. Plus, ...

Ohio governor candidate reveals sexual history with 50 women in unexpected Facebook post

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Ohio Supreme Court justice William O’Neill claimed he had been sexually intimate with 50 women over the past 50 years in an unexpected Facebook post.

Patrol: crashes, fatalities jumped after Ohio went to 70 mph

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The state highway patrol says crashes and fatalities jumped after Ohio adopted a 70 mph speed limit on many roads and highways.

Wheeling Police Investigate Gas Station Breaking and Entering

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Wheeling Police are searching for the person who broke into the Marathon Gas Station on River Road Friday morning.

Woman with crude anti-Trump truck decal arrested

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The driver of a pickup displaying an expletive-filled message to President Donald Trump and his supporters in the Houston area was arrested Thursday on an outstanding warrant.

Ohio Valley Prepares for Annual Christmas Parade Video included

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The Ohio Valley is gearing up for the Perkins Restaurant and Bakery Fantasy in Lights Christmas Parade, but will it be the same festival celebration that your family is used to?

Bellaire Police Chief Proposes Photo Speed Enforcers Video included

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Police Chief Mike Kovalyk has proposed adding cameras in the Village to monitor drivers as a way to bring in thousands of dollars, while also ensuring the safety of their residents.

Two Flown to Hospital Following Crash

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The extent of the injuries was unknown after a car and sand truck crashed in Marshall County. 

SPECIAL REPORT: Major Investments Could Pave the way for Bright Future Video included

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Officials say there's nothing bigger that could happen in our lifetime here in the Ohio Valley than the construction of an ethane cracker plant, but we're still waiting for PTT Global Chemical America to make a final investment decision.

Lawsuit: Couple detained after hibiscus mistaken for pot

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A Pennsylvania couple is suing their local police department and Nationwide Insurance Co. after they were arrested when an insurance agent mistook their hibiscus plants for marijuana.

Pentagon: Retweet of call for Pres. Trump to resign was accidental

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Oops! The Pentagon says it accidentally retweeted a tweet that urged President Donald Trump to resign.

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  • Thanksgiving Basket Giveaway Benefits Hundreds

    Thanksgiving Basket Giveaway Benefits Hundreds

    Saturday, November 18 2017 6:15 PM EST2017-11-18 23:15:02 GMT

    245 families and more than 600 people walked away from this year's Thanksgiving Basket Giveaway with everything they need for a perfect holiday meal.  The line for the annual event stretched for several blocks, and people waited from as early as 1:00 in the morning.  Reverend Cummings with Bethlehem Apostolic Temple started this event nearly 30 years ago as a way to give back to the community while also bringing it together. "It speaks to how special the Valley is th...

    245 families and more than 600 people walked away from this year's Thanksgiving Basket Giveaway with everything they need for a perfect holiday meal.  The line for the annual event stretched for several blocks, and people waited from as early as 1:00 in the morning.  Reverend Cummings with Bethlehem Apostolic Temple started this event nearly 30 years ago as a way to give back to the community while also bringing it together. "It speaks to how special the Valley is th...

  • Ho Ho Hope for a Cure Raises Awareness for Type One Diabetes

    Ho Ho Hope for a Cure Raises Awareness for Type One Diabetes

    Saturday, November 18 2017 6:14 PM EST2017-11-18 23:14:37 GMT

    An annual event in Wheeling raised awareness and hundreds of dollars for the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation on Saturday.

    An annual event in Wheeling raised awareness and hundreds of dollars for the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation on Saturday.

  • Ohio Valley Prepares for Annual Christmas Parade

    Ohio Valley Prepares for Annual Christmas Parade

    Friday, November 17 2017 4:37 AM EST2017-11-17 09:37:00 GMT

    The Ohio Valley is gearing up for the Perkins Restaurant and Bakery Fantasy in Lights Christmas Parade, but will it be the same festival celebration that your family is used to?

    The Ohio Valley is gearing up for the Perkins Restaurant and Bakery Fantasy in Lights Christmas Parade, but will it be the same festival celebration that your family is used to?






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