Capito among GOP senators targeted after health-care battle

Capito among GOP senators targeted after health-care battle

As they scramble to resurrect the Senate GOP’s last chance to repeal the Affordable Care Act, conservative activists and media figures have settled on a message that could fall flat: Do it for President Donald Trump. From Tuesday night through...

West Virginia man receives 230 to 735 years for sex crimes

West Virginia man receives 230 to 735 years for sex crimes

FAIRMONT, W.Va. (AP) — A West Virginia man convicted of more than 140 counts of sex crimes against children has been sentenced.

Funerals for: July 20, 2017

Bowling, Renee 1 p.m., Curry Funeral Home, Alum Creek.

Chandler, Eddie Noon, Koontz Funeral Home, Hamlin.

Crihfield, Miki 2 p.m., Waybright Funeral Home, Ripley.

Fuller, Jerry 11 a.m., Hafer...

Homer C. Miller

Homer C. Miller, 91, of Huntington, passed away, Sunday, July 16, 2017, at the Woodlands Retirement Community. Homer was born March 28, 1926, in Mason County, W.Va., the son of the late Charles and LuVada Lewis Miller. Homer was a proud and decorated...

Larry Pepper Sr.

Larry W. "Butch" Pepper Sr., passed away July 19, 2017, at Ravenswood Village Center. Arrangements pending at Roush Funeral Home, Ravenswood, W.Va.

Ashley Asbury

Ashley Danielle McClanahan Asbury, 33, of Hurricane, died July 18, 2017. Funeral service will be held at 2 p.m. Sunday at River Ridge Church, 1 Saturn Way, Hurricane. Visitation will be held from 4 to 6 p.m. Saturday at the church. A full notice will...

Ursula Lemaster

Ursula Mae Sue (Fitzwater) Lemaster, 63, of Ravenswood, passed away Tuesday, July 18, 2017. Service will be 1 p.m. Saturday, July 22, at Casto Funeral Home Chapel, Ravenswood. Visitation will be from 11 a.m. until 1 p.m. Saturday at the funeral home....

James Woods

James Ray Woods, 68, of Birch River, died Tuesday July 18, 2017. Funeral service will be conducted 11 a.m. Friday, July 21, in the Waters Funeral Chapel at Summersville. Friends may call at the funeral chapel from 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday evening.

Sue Droddy Cottrell

Sue Droddy Cottrell, 78, of Elk River, passed away Wednesday, July, 19, 2017. Arrangements are the care of Hafer Funeral Home, Elkview, and will be announced tomorrow.

Dell L. Long

Dell L. Long

Dell L. Long, 48, of Artie, passed away Tuesday, July 18, 2017. He was born on December 16, 1968, in Cleveland, Ohio, to Lawrence Edward Long and Sandra Kay Willis. He was preceded in death by his brother, Eddie Long and an uncle, Mackie Long. Dell...

Ethel "Murt" Nelson

Ethel "Murt" Virginia Nelson, 67, of Harrison, passed away July 18, 2017. Service will be 1 p.m. Friday, July 21, at Richard M. Roach Funeral Home, Gassaway. Visitation will be two hours prior to service.

Clyde H. Mitchell Sr.

Clyde H. Mitchell Sr.

Clyde Harold Mitchell, age 86, died Saturday, July 8, in hospital in Melbourne, FL.

Clyde was born October 8, 1930, on Bills Creek Road, near Winfield, Putnam County, to Asa Calloway Mitchell and Conway Rippetoe (Dodd) Mitchell. Clyde's High...

Vada L. Searls

Vada L. Searls, 87, of Nitro, passed away at home on July 18, 2017.

She is survived by her daughter Drema Allen and husband Jerry, son Randall Searls and wife Terri, grandchildren Corry Allen (Christy), Amy West, Robin Burns, Jerry Searls...

Vivian Bostic

Vivian Lane Bostic, passed away July 19, 2017. Vivian was the daughter of the late Georgia and Howard McCallister, she was also preceded in death by sister, Imogene Hassie, Verlin Stevenson, Faye Sias and Mable Akins. She is survived by her husband...

Courtney Bird

Courtney Bird

Courtney Diane Bird, 33, of Huntington, passed away Sunday, July 16, 2017. Funeral service will be conducted at 7 p.m. Friday, July 21, at the Wallace Funeral Home & Chapel, Barboursville.

She was born March 13, 1984, in Logan, to Melissa ...

James R. Moody

James R. Moody

James R. Moody, 91, of Cross Lanes, passed away July 1, 2017, at home with his wife by his side.

Jim was born on June 13, 1926, at Georges Run, Ohio and was a 42-year resident of Cross Lanes. He retired from Western Branch Diesel as a salesman...

Donald Carter

Donald Carter

Donald Allen Carter, 68, of Charleston, passed away July 12, 2017. He was born November 21, 1948.

Funeral service will be at noon Saturday, July 22, at Ebenezer Baptist Church, 1530 3rd Avenue, Charleston. Viewing will be one hour prior to the...

Samuel Selbe

Samuel "Sam" Selbe, 77, of Chesapeake, passed away quietly into the arms of Jesus on July 11, 2017. Sam was preceded in death by his parents, Theodore and Imogene Selbe, and brother, Charles. He is survived by his wife of 27 years, Carolyn, and...

Brian Christopher Ramsburg

Brian Christopher Ramsburg, 33, passed away Saturday, July 15, 2017, at his parents' home in Scott Depot.

Brian was a loving son, brother, grandson, nephew and cousin in a very large family. He was also a great friend, mentor and counselor to...

Roy Dale Brown

Roy Dale Brown, 66, of Flatwoods, earned his heavenly wings on Friday, July 14, 2017, at the Cleveland Clinic in Cleveland, Ohio, after suffering for four months from a very rare form of brain cancer, intravascular lymphoma. He was born in Sutton on...

Pat Miller

Pat Miller

Pat Miller, 68, of Hurricane, (formerly of Charleston), passed away on Monday, July 17, 2017. She was born on August 24, 1948, to the late Walter P. and Betty J. Miller. Pat was a graduate of Charleston Catholic High School and Morris Harvey College....

Charles Rhodes

Charles Rhodes

Charles Bradley 'Scooter' Rhodes Jr., 24, of Rand, passed away July 15, 2017, at home.

Scooter liked working on cars, enjoyed going fishing and loved spending time with his family.

Preceding him in death were his father, Charles B. Rhodes ...

Charles "Charlie" Selbe

Charles "Charlie" Selbe

Charles "Charlie" Franklin Selbe, 90, of Cross Lanes, passed away Saturday, July 15, 2017, after a short illness.

He was retired from Goodrich Gulf and then continued on with his son in Selbe Excavating and Construction Company. Charlie was a...

Kathryn Godby Bukant Roy

Kathryn Godby Bukant Roy

Kathryn Godby Bukant Roy, age 94, passed away peacefully in her sleep on July 13, in 2017, in Barboursville, West Virginia.

Kathryn, or Kitty as she was affectionately known, was born on May 9, 1923, in Royalton, Illinois...