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).
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.
3 school districts closing early due to high water
Several schools are closing early Wednesday amid active weather.
Pet Adoption Event with Greenbrier County and Raleigh County Humane Societies at Leisure Lanes in Beckley
Pet Adoption Event with Greenbrier County and Raleigh County Humane Societies at Leisure Lanes in Beckley.
Fayette County school bus crashes into ditch
POWELLTON, WV (LOOTPRESS) – First responders were on the scene of an apparent bus crash in the Fayette County area on Tuesday morning. According to the Armstrong Creek Fire Department, at 6:53 AM on Tuesday, a motor vehicle accident involving school bus was reported, initiating response from first responders. Upon making their way to the […]
‘Oak Hill BP cat’ Rowdy fighting for his life, donations needed for care
OAK HILL, WV (LOOTPRESS) – A cat who is known by everyone who visits the Oak Hill BP station is currently fighting for his life. According to the Fayette County Humane Society, Rowdy is currently fighting for life at Fayette Vet, he has a blockage in his bladder and his kidneys are in trouble. Rowdy […]
A Toast to Fayetteville: Exploring the 4 Most Remarkable Pubs
This piece presents a guide to four outstanding pubs in Fayetteville. Have you had the chance to visit any of them? If you have, we would love to hear your thoughts in the comments section below.
The Historic Fayette Theater is growing the show Jack and the Giant just for you
FAYETTEVILLE, WV (WOAY)- You don’t need to sell your cow to see this. The Historic Fayette Theater is putting on “Jack and the Giant” as their spring musical. Director Sharon Bibb talks a bit about what this show is about. “So, Jack is in rough times, him...
Kroger responds to scheduled strike vote as negotiations continue
RICHMOND, VA (WOAY) – Kroger has responded to the UFCW Local 400 decision to hold a vote for a strike at locations throughout West Virginia, Kentucky, and Ohio. The vote comes as Kroger and the Union have not been able to come to an agreement on a new contract.
Greenbrier County Courthouse News 2-27-24
Suits Lendmark Financial Services of West Virginia, Inc. v. Angel Toro Reyes; United Bank v. Jessica H. Richards; Lendmark Financial Services of West Virginia, Inc. v. William H. White. Divorces Gregory Lee Goodale and Gail Hope Goodale; Frances Alice Smith-Mccloud and Charles Douglas Beard. Marriages Shay Marino Goff to Sara Rose McCarty; Robert Bradly Blevins […] The post Greenbrier County Courthouse News 2-27-24 appeared first on West Virginia Daily News.
Mountaineer Food Bank Mobile Food Pantry distribution schedule
WEST VIRGINIA ( LOOTPRESS) – The Mountaineer Food Bank has released this week’s schedule for its Mobile Food Pantry. All distributions are scheduled to take place from 11:00am to 12:30 pm unless otherwise noted. 2/27/24-Fayette County: Heritage Center (“Old” Mt Hope HS) 2/28/24– Marion County: Palatine Park 2/28/24– Greenbrier County: Renick Park 2/29/24-Wyoming County: Old […]
Oak Hill Middle School shines light on legacy of black Americans
One of the things Oak Hill Middle School counselor Jean English is passionate about is black history. And it’s important to her to share that lineage with her students, so they know what their ancestors faced. “There was segregation, there were no schools together at one time,” English said...
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.
Greenbrier Artists Announce Upcoming Demos and Workshops
GREENBRIER COUNTY W.Va. (WVDN) – The Greenbrier Artists continue to hold regular demos and workshops to keep their skills sharp. Recent classes have been held on unique watercolor techniques led by Brenda Rivers, and a special Valentine’s card demo by Sharon Ginsburg. Some of the workshop leaders are also musical, including Brenda Rivers and John […] The post Greenbrier Artists Announce Upcoming Demos and Workshops appeared first on West Virginia Daily News.
Unique, single-leafed orchid sprouts in winter woodlands in West Virginia
FAYETTEVILLE, W.Va. — Only the most sharp-eyed outdoor enthusiasts may have spotted this remarkable one-leafed orchid hiding in the West Virginia woodlands in winter. While most plants gather sunlight in the warm months, this remarkable denizen of the forest floor produces its single papery leaf in winter after the canopy of leaves drops.
Greenbrier Historical Society volunteer named W.Va. History Hero
Hughes is currently in the process of cataloging, classifying, and making accessible many other resources.
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...
Oak Hill man sentenced on Fentanyl, Tramodol charges
FAYETTEVILLE, WV (LOOTPRESS) – An Oak Hill man was sentenced in Fayette County Circuit Court this month to three-to-thirteen years in prison for crimes relating to the possession of prohibited substances with intent to deliver following investigations by the Oak Hill Police Department and Central West Virginia Regional Drug and Violent Crime Task Force. According […]
🚧 Roadside Maintenance Activities Conducted on US 19 in Fayette County
The time displayed is local to the original X account in Charleston, West Virginia. The West Virginia Department of Highways (WVDOH) is committed to maintaining the state’s roadways not only for aesthetic appeal but also for the safety of its motorists. Recently, WVDOH crews dedicated their resources to machine cut and clear roadside brush along US 19 in Fayette County, ensuring that this area provides safe sight distances for drivers. This routine maintenance is part of the ongoing efforts by the WVDOH to keep roads in optimal condition and prevent potential traffic hazards caused by overgrown vegetation that can obstruct drivers' vision. District 9 crews were responsible for this vital work, reflecting WVDOH's dedication to seeing tangible results from their statewide roadway maintenance program.
Lady Cavaliers Season Comes to a Close in Thrilling Fashion
CHARCMO – Greenbrier West’s run at a second consecutive state tournament came to a heartbreaking end Tuesday night. Class A #8 River View snuck into Charmco and stole a 95-92 win from the Section II champions. The Lady Cavaliers end their season at 14-9 but will walk away with heads held high with an eye […] The post Lady Cavaliers Season Comes to a Close in Thrilling Fashion appeared first on West Virginia Daily News.