Mountain state basketball coach charged with drunken driving

Posted on Tuesday, October 19th, 2010 at 1:15 pm    

The athletic director and basketball coach at Mountain State University was arrested and charged with drunken driving last week. According to the web site for the jail that he was brought to, the coach was booked into jail at 3:10 a.m. and posted a $1,000 bond. The man’s trial date has not been set and […]

Former WVU student pleads guilty to DUI with death

Posted on Wednesday, May 5th, 2010 at 11:39 am    

A former West Virginia University student pleaded guilty this week to felony DUI with death for the April 28, 2009 drunk driving accident that resulted in the death of a 59-year-old woman. The accident occured when the ex-student’s car crossed the center line and hit the woman’s car head-on on Route 705 in Monongalia County. […]

State Trooper Struck by Drunk Driver

Posted on Wednesday, April 28th, 2010 at 11:45 am    

A Ritchie County State Trooper was struck this weekend by a suspected drunk driver while speaking to the driver of another car he had pulled over. The officer is recovering in the Intensive Care Unit at a Charleston Area Hospital and is expected to make a full recovery. Police say that while it is rare […]

Man Pleads Guilty to Drunk Driving in Death of WVU Student

Posted on Tuesday, April 20th, 2010 at 11:51 am    

An Oakton, Va., man pleaded guilty yesterday in court to driving under the influence during the events that led to the death of a 20-year-old Hagerstown student on the West Virginia University campus in Morgantown on February 27. The 20-year-old student died from head trauma after jumping onto the bumper of the defendant’s car and […]