Roy “Glenn” Mahan, 52, Missing Since 1:00 am, February 11, 2020, in West VirginiaAda E.NewsBreak Contributor
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Three people sentenced for separate drug offenses in Fayette County
FAYETTEVILLE, WV (WOAY) – Several people in Fayette County have been sentenced for drug offenses. According to Prosecuting Attorney Anthony Ciliberti, Jr., three people have been sentenced for separate cases. Two of them were charged for intent to deliver. Robert Ingram, from Oak Hill, was sentenced to at least...
Beckley Church of God updated Food Giveaway schedule announced
BECKLEY, WV (LOOTPRESS) – The Beckley Church of God has announced their updated food giveaway schedule in association with Mountaineer Food Bank. It was announced on Monday that, as of February 19, 2024, Beckley Church of God will operating on the following schedule for their weekly food giveaway events. Monday: 1:30pm – 4:00pm Wednesday: 8:30pm […]
How personal income has changed in Summers County—plus, see how it compares to the rest of the state and country
Stacker analyzed Bureau of Economic Analysis data to see how personal income has changed in Summers County, West Virginia and how it compares to state and national levels.
New River CTC Announces Fall 2023 President’s and Dean’s List
New River Community and Technical College students were named to the President’s List and Dean’s List for the fall 2023 semester. President’s List students must carry a minimum of 12 semester hours and earn a grade point average (GPA) of 4.0 for the semester, not including foundational courses. President Dr. Bonny Copenhaver announced that the […]
Spring brings better moods
BECKLEY, WV (WVNS) — With spring right around the corner, everyone will soon hopefully see themselves in better moods. Exposure to sunlight can help your body produce more serotonin and endorphins which improves your mood. This is especially helpful for those of us who suffer from Seasonal Affective Disorder. “And they go out and their […]
Raleigh County Commission to consider $20,000 grant to Raleigh County WVU Extension Service at upcoming meeting
BECKLEY, WV (LOOTPRESS) – The Raleigh County Commission has announced the planned agenda for its upcoming Regular Session, which is set to take place on Tuesday, February 20, 2024, at 10:00 AM. Among the docket of agenda items set to be discussed are consideration of policy and procedures for future elections, consideration of a $20,000 […]
W.Va. bill may help cut down on number of dilapidated structures
MERCER COUNTY, W.Va. (WVVA) - Senate Bill 629 would define that building code adopted on the state level would apply to all counties and cities in the State of West Virginia. Right now counties and municipalities have the option to adopt building code but areas like Mercer County have not done so.
Beckley native Matthew A. Bradford running for Circuit Judge in Raleigh County
BECKLEY, WV (LOOTPRESS) – Beckley native Matthew A. Bradford is seeking a seat on the Raleigh County Circuit Court. Bradford was born and raised in Raleigh County, and so were his parents His mom grew up in Coal City, and his dad grew up in Dry Creek. His parents were nurses who worked hard to […]
Tyler Childers bringing tour to Fayette County
GLEN JEAN, WV (LOOTPRESS) – Country music star Tyler Childers will be making a stop in Fayette County this year as part of his tour. Tyler Childers has announced the dates and locations for his 2024 ‘Mule Pull’ tour. The tour kicked off in Europe this month and will make its way to the U.S. […]
Sheriff’s office budget revision request approved by Raleigh County Commission
BECKLEY, WV (LOOTPRESS) – Members of the Raleigh County Commission took into consideration a number of funding related requests during the commission’s Regular Session meeting on Tuesday, including those for multiple grants and a single budget revision. The lone budget revision to see discussion during the meeting pertained to a request made by Sheriff Canaday […]
The Lion of Alderson: A Roaring Tale from West Virginia History
ALDERSON W.Va. (WVDN) – Nestled amid the rolling hills of West Virginia, the quaint town of Alderson holds a peculiar tale in its past. Located amidst the hills, the town is home to the true account of a lion cub named French who grew into a local celebrity, roaming the streets with surprising ease and […] The post The Lion of Alderson: A Roaring Tale from West Virginia History appeared first on West Virginia Daily News.
'My heart is crushed': Mother hoping for answers after daughter becomes latest SRJ death
RALEIGH COUNTY (WCHS) — Amy Shumate said her daughter, Desarae Godsey, had just turned 20. She was bubbly and always smiling and a good kid. However, she had gone down a bad path and found herself in Southern Regional Jail. “She found herself in a bad situation. Nobody's perfect,...
Today the gas price is close to $3.39 in Beaver as of 2024-02-18. Find the available station near you.
Photo from Unsplash and unrelated to the city. For most people, it is a constant necessity of life to manage gas prices. The national average price for a gallon of regular-grade gas on Sunday is $3.279, a week ago the price is $3.189 , according to AAA.
Historic Chimney Corner Cafe & Country Store now available to lease
CHIMNEY CORNER, WV (LOOTPRESS) – The historic Chimney Corner Cafe & Country Store in Fayette County is now available to lease. Located near New River Gorge National Park and along U.S. Route 60 and State Route 16, Chimney Corner Cafe & Country Store is available to lease. According to a Facebook post by Chimney Corner […]
Historic spring, cabin undetected near busy W.Va. expressway interchange
BECKLEY, W.Va. — A stone's throw from one of the busiest traffic centers in West Virginia, a spring house and one-room cabin are all that remains of a farm that was long a favorite stop for 19th-century travelers. Now, its owners are working to preserve the cabin and the...
Fayette County Commission to hold Emergency Session to discuss Fire Dept. Equipment, Excess Levy Rates
FAYETTEVILLE, WV (LOOTPRESS) – Members of the Fayette County Commission will meet on Tuesday for an Emergency Session at which excess levy rates and potential equipment purchases for Fayette County fire services. The session will act as a continuation of sorts for Friday’s meeting of the commission, at which necessities for fire department members with […]
New River Gorge announces prescribed burn at Sandstone Visitor Center
Oak Hill, WV (WOAY)- The New River Gorge National Park and Preserve fire managers announce a prescribed burn at the Sandstone Visitor Center. Fire managers plan to burn five acres between February 19 and March 31. Wind speed, direction, humidity, and other factors will determine the exact day of the...
Mountaineer Food Bank to host food pantry in Fayette County on February 27
Mount Hope, WV (WOAY) – The Mountaineer Food Bank will host a food giveaway on Tuesday, February 27, in Fayette County. The mobile pantry will be at the Old Mount Hope High School and Heritage Center on 100 High School Drive from 11:00 am to 12:30 pm while supplies last.
CONCORD UNIVERSITY TO HOST 2ND ANNUAL WOMEN’S EMPOWERMENT CONFERENCE
ATHENS, WV – The Concord University chapter of Tri-Sigma Sorority and Concord’s Women and Gender Studies program will host the second annual Women’s Empowerment Conference on Wednesday, March 13 from 3-6 PM in the Pais Fellowship Hall of University Point on the Concord University campus. The event...
SSPP Catholic School hosting Lenten Fish Dinner each Friday of Lent
OAK HILL, WV (LOOTPRESS) – Ss. Peter and Paul Catholic School is hosting a Lenten Fish Dinner each Friday of Lent. The drive-thru, curbside-only dinners will be held from 4:30 PM to 7 PM on all Fridays of Lent. The exact dates are as follows: February 23 March 1 March 8 March 15 March 22 […]