Woman dies in Nicholas County house fire
A 50-year-old woman died Thursday morning during a house fire in Nicholas County, West Virginia.
Fat Eddie’s opening for the season today
MOUNT NEBO, WV (LOOTPRESS) – Fat Eddie’s, a local staple for hot dogs and ice cream, will officially open for the season today. The establishment, located in Mount Nebo near Summersville Lake, has been serving up tasty treats since 1999 and 2024 is set to be no different. Fat Eddie’s will officially open for the […]
Hope Gas donates $125,000 to Mountaineer Food Bank
Hope Gas Inc. has been in business for 125 years and decided to celebrate this milestone Thursday by presenting a check for $125,0000 to Mountaineer Food Bank (MFB).
3 school districts closing early due to high water
Several schools are closing early Wednesday amid active weather.
🚧 Road Safety Restoration on Interstate 79 in Braxton County
The time displayed is local to the original X account in Charleston, West Virginia. The West Virginia Department of Highways District 7 heavy maintenance crews have recently conducted essential maintenance along Interstate 79 in Braxton County. This activity involved the removal of ditch line obstacles, including rocks and trees, which is crucial to re-establish the ditch flow line. The intention of this maintenance work is to restore the road to a safe condition for public use. Through these efforts, the WVDOH is committed to ensuring that the necessary infrastructure is maintained, thus promoting better safety for drivers traveling through the area. These kinds of maintenance operations are part of ongoing efforts to enhance road conditions and #SeeingResults is symbolic of the progress and tangible outcomes being witnessed by the community.
Thunderstorms with gusty winds Wednesday – here’s what to expect
A line of thunderstorms will push through the region Wednesday. Some of those storms could produce gusty wind and locally heavy rainfall. Chief Meteorologist Joe Fitzwater has the latest on what to expect in your area in tonight's forecast.
Today the gas price is close to $3.29 in Cowen as of 2024-02-28. 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 Wednesday is $3.294, a week ago the price is $3.274 , according to AAA.
FEMA disaster centers change hours of operation
CLARKSBURG, W.Va. – The hours of operation for state-federal disaster centers have changed in Boone, Calhoun, Clay, Harrison, and Kanawha. Beginning Feb. 29, 2024 the centers will be open from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Saturday. The Boone County center is located at 38 John Slack Circle...
Monument near Summersville, West Virginia, recalls beloved nanny goat
SUMMERSVILLE, W.Va. — A monument raised in memory of an escaped nanny goat is attracting the attention of motorists on US-19 in central West Virginia. The roadside curiosity stands along the four-lane expressway that crosses Powell Mountain, the second-highest summit the highway traverses between Florida and Pennsylvania. Anonymous benefactors...
Mobile disaster recovery center opens in Clay County
Clay, W.Va. (WCHS) — A state-federal mobile disaster recovery center is now open in Clay to assist West Virginia residents affected by flooding in August 2023. The recovery center offers help with disaster assistance, uploading documents and getting questions answered about federal disaster assistance. Experts from the U.S. Small...
Highschool Basketball | 26 February Mountain View Christian Academy Girls Game Notice
The Mountain View Christian Academy Girls Basketball team will have a Non-conference game with New Life Christian Academy(Summersville, WV) on 26 February, 2024, 6:30 PM. Mountain View Christian AcademyNew Life Christian Academy.
High Water Rescue by Arnoldsburg VFD
Arnoldsburg Volunteer Fire Department were dispatched by Calhoun Control at approximately 5 p.m. near the Gilmer County line on Route 33/119 near Bear Fork for a water rescue. The Department volunteers were able to rescue 2 adults and a baby from a car that had been swept away in the flood water.
Hamlin, February 22 High School 🏀 Game Notice
The Braxton County High School basketball team will have a game with Lincoln County High School on February 22, 2024, 16:30:00 CST.
Arrest Made in Calhoun in Case of Missing Clay County Juvenile
On Saturday February 24th, 2024, at approximately midnight, Trooper C. Lane of the WVSP Clay County Detachment received information that a runaway juvenile, 15 years of age, out of Clay County was being concealed at the address of 25642 S. Calhoun Hwy, Chloe, WV, Calhoun County. On the same date,...
❄️ West Virginia DOH Continues Winter Weather Efforts in Nicholas County
The time displayed is local to the original X account in Charleston, West Virginia. As the cold grip of winter maintains its hold on West Virginia, the state Department of Highways (WVDOH) crews are actively engaged in snow removal and ice control operations. With recent winter weather events impacting road conditions, workers from District 9 were deployed on WV 39 in Nicholas County, where they have been working diligently to ensure roads are safe for travel. The WVDOH has affirmed its readiness to address the ongoing seasonal challenges and has been showcasing the effectiveness of its response, as evidenced by recent actions taken by its dedicated personnel during these wintry conditions. Local drivers are reminded to exercise caution while traveling and to stay informed on the latest weather updates and road conditions.
Quick Recap: Gbr West Downs Richwood in Sectional Opener
CHARMCO- Despite having multiple players roaming the court with foul trouble all evening, the Greenbrier West Lady Cavaliers still managed to defeat the Richwood Lady Lumberjacks 64-38 in the opening round of the Region 3, Section 2 opening round. Maddie Fields continued her stellar play of late and put in 21 points. Brilee Redden added […] The post Quick Recap: Gbr West Downs Richwood in Sectional Opener appeared first on West Virginia Daily News.
Trinity secures sectional title with 59-41 win over Braxton County
MORGANTOWN, W.Va. — Highlights from Trinity’s 59-41 win over Braxton County in the Class AA Region II, Section 2 championship game. The Warriors will host Frankfort Wednesday in the Class AA Region II co-finals while the Eagles visit Petersburg. (Highlights by Teran Malone) Trinity (18-5): Jenna Barnett –...
FEMA Mobile Disaster Recovery Center temporarily closed
CALHOUN COUNTY, W.Va. (WSAZ) -The state-federal Mobile Disaster Recovery Center will close early on Saturday, Feb. 17 due to inclement weather. The Mobile Disaster Recovery Center is located at 80 Spring Run Rd. in Arnoldsburg, WV. A FEMA spokesperson told WSAZ.com the center will reopen at 8 a.m. on Monday,...
MISSING CLAY COUNTY TEEN
The Clay County Youth has reportedly been missing for several days. If you have any information regarding her whereabouts, please contact the Clay County State Police.