The Herald-Dispatch News RSS 2014-12-18T16:04:17-05:00 urn:uuid:8319ef04-68f5-47f8-88fa-43695a28e1a6 Original content available for non-commercial use under a Creative Commons license (Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivs 3.0 Unported), except where noted. Distemper case to be discussed By KRISTI MURPHY http://www.herald-dispatch.com/2014+1218_1218_shelter 2014-12-18T00:42:15-05:00 <p> Possibly fatal virus at the facility will be discussed by Huntington Cabell Wayne Animal Shelter</p> MU President Kopp dies By KRISTI MURPHY http://www.herald-dispatch.com/2014+1218_1218_kopp 2014-12-18T00:40:17-05:00 <p> According to the university, Kopp died Wednesday of a sudden illness.</p> I-64 project ending; reduced speeds to remain By CURTIS JOHNSON http://www.herald-dispatch.com/2014+1218_1218_I64project 2014-12-17T22:48:00-05:00 <p> HUNTINGTON &#8212; An $18-million project that widened Interstate 64 in Huntington is &quot;substantially complete,&quot; although state officials say a reduced speed limit will remain in place until crews lay a final layer of asphalt next spring.</p> Blotter: Man allegedly steals coffee maker, then flees from police By KRISTI MURPHY http://www.herald-dispatch.com/2014+1218_1218_blotter 2014-12-17T22:50:11-05:00 <p> PETIT LARCENY: Eric Harlin Parsley, 23, of Huntington, was charged with petit larceny and fleeing on foot after the report of a man stealing a coffee maker valued at $119 from Starbucks on Tuesday evening, according to the criminal complaint. When officers located the suspect in the 1000 block of 4th Avenue, he fled. He was apprehended near 5th Avenue and officers recovered a ladies&#39; watch, men&#39;s clothing and a gun. More charges could be filed.</p> Cabell agencies get nearly $250K in recycling grants By BEN FIELDS http://www.herald-dispatch.com/2014+1218_1218_recycle 2014-12-17T22:47:07-05:00 <p> HUNTINGTON &#8212; Five Cabell County agencies are receiving a share of nearly $250,000 in grants from the West Virginia Department of Environmental Protection to expand and improve recycling efforts.</p> Missing man found in California The Herald-Dispatch http://www.herald-dispatch.com/2014+1218_1218_found 2014-12-17T22:51:50-05:00 <p> HUNTINGTON &#8212; The Huntington Police Department has located a man once believed to have been missing.</p> Kenova Council to meet Thursday The Herald-Dispatch / 2014 http://www.herald-dispatch.com/2014+1218_1218_kenova 2014-12-18T06:49:03-05:00 <p> The Kenova City Council will meet at 7:30 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 18, in council chambers at the Kenova Municipal Building.</p> Section of 13th Street to be closed for construction The Herald-Dispatch / 2014 http://www.herald-dispatch.com/2014+1218_1218_roadclosed 2014-12-18T06:55:31-05:00 <p> Due to construction, 13th Street will be closed between 5th Avenue and 6th Avenue from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday, Dec. 23. Motorists are asked to find alternate routes during those hours.</p> Session to feature The Good Credit Game The Herald-Dispatch / 2014 http://www.herald-dispatch.com/2014+1218_1218_fitness 2014-12-18T06:47:52-05:00 <p> The next Financial Fitness Friday meeting, scheduled from 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. Friday, Dec. 19, at The Thai House restaurant will feature The Good Credit Game.</p> Kopp praised as visionary JEAN TARBETT HARDIMAN http://www.herald-dispatch.com/2014+1218_1218_koppreax 2014-12-18T06:47:06-05:00 <p> Wednesday was a typical day for Dr. Stephen Kopp, president at Marshall, according to some who share his passion for helping Marshall University move forward.</p>