Second death reported at USP Hazelton Saturday following 'apparent assault'
BRUCETON MILLS, W.Va. (WCHS) — Federal officials said "an apparent assault" at USP Hazelton in Preston County led to the death of an inmate Saturday. The news follows the announcement of a separate death investigation launched the same day at the high security penitentiary. Marcelino Heredia, 48, was pronounced...
More than 26,000 acres in West Virginia could be treated for invasive spongy moth
Areas of Berkeley, Grant, Hampshire, Hardy and Morgan counties in West Virginia's Eastern Panhandle are under consideration for treatment for Lymantria dispar, commonly known as the spongy or gypsy moth.
Dead dog found in Kingwood recycling bin this weekend
KINGWOOD, W.Va (WDTV) - A dead animal was found in a recycling bin in Kingwood over the weekend. The dog was found wrapped in a blanket and plastic. This is the first dead dog employees have encountered, but city officials say dead cats, chickens, rotten meat, and trash have also been found in the bins.
Mon Valley Habitat For Humanity hosting ‘Raise the Roof’ fundraiser
Mon Valley Habitat for Humanity is holding one of its largest fundraisers, Raise the Roof, on Friday night in Morgantown.
ShakesBEER Festival returning to West Virginia
A celebration of alcohol and William Shakespeare is returning to Terra Alta, West Virginia.
YCF Accepting Scholarship Applications Through March 5
Your Community Foundation will be accepting scholarship applications for the 2024-25 academic year through 11:59 p.m. on March 5. Scholarships are available to students in YCF's service region (Harrison, Marion, Monongalia, Preston and Taylor counties) and beyond. A variety of opportunities, including scholarships for vocational, trade, and graduate schools are available.
Annual Hometown Brewfest held at Canaan Valley Resort
Canaan Valley Resort hosted its second Hometown Brewfest on Saturday featuring craft ales produced right in the Mountain State along with plenty of live music and snow activities.
WVDOH meets with public on next phase of Corridor H
The WVDOH held a Public Informational Workshop at Tucker County High School Tuesday evening for the final section of the highway that will stretch from Parsons to Davis.
What to do if you suspect an animal has Rabies
GRANT COUNTY, WV. (WHSV) -In Grant County, West Virginia a skunk has tested positive for rabies. Sandria Glasscock, Administrator and Nurse Director said Rabies are transmitted through saliva. She added if your pet comes into contact with a wild animal, check to see if they have been bitten, but make sure you wear gloves.
The coldest February in Taylor County history—and the warmest
Stacker compiled a list of the warmest and coldest Februaries in each county's history using data from the National Centers for Environmental Information.
PCEDA to host Job Resource Fair Tuesday, March 5th, in Kingwood
BRIDGEPORT, W.Va (WDTV) - In the wake of last week’s mill closure in Preston County, the Preston County Economic Development Authority will hold a job fair next Tuesday to help those who have lost their jobs. There will be a rapid response resource fair on Tuesday, March 5th. The...