Ballard, WV

Death notice for Tony Allen Hurst

Tony Allen Hurst, age 39 of Dublin, died unexpectedly in the emergency room at LewisGale Hospital – Pulaski on Wednesday evening June 29, 2022. Arrangements are pending with Seagle Funeral Home, Pulaski. 540-980-1700.
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Lucas, Deborah Nester

Deborah Faye Nester Quesenberry Lucas, 68 of Radford, passed away on Wednesday, June 29, 2022. She is preceded in death by her mother, Pauline Griffith; mom, Eloise Cunningham Nester; and siblings, Tamra Roberts and Donna Griffith. Debbie lived her life always putting others before herself. She always had a smile...
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New Hotel a Real “Lemon”

The story below is a preview from our July/August 2022 issue. For more stories like it, Subscribe Today. Thank you!. The Lemon Hotel in Paint Bank officially welcomes guests into their fruit-themed vacation spaces. The property at Nine Hotel Lane, Paint Bank has undergone several different transformations: it has been...

Deputies in Meigs County arrest three people for trafficking methamphetamine and fentanyl

MIDDLEPORT, Ohio (WCHS) — Deputies in Meigs County made three arrests Wednesday after conducting a drug trafficking investigation. Brian Estep, 55, of Peterstown, Tanyelle Estep, 44, of Huntington and Michael Taylor, 37, of Dayton have all been charged with possession and trafficking of methamphetamine and fentanyl, according to a news release from the Meigs County Sheriff’s Office.

After a long journey, ‘Ascenders’ find a home in the Greenbrier Valley

LEWISBURG (WVDN) – As a member of Ascend West Virginia’s second class, Benjamin Isenberg is one of Greenbrier County’s newest residents. However, the unconventional path which brought Ben and his family to the Mountain State was somewhat less beaten than most. After spending more than a year traveling our nation’s roads in search of a […] The post After a long journey, ‘Ascenders’ find a home in the Greenbrier Valley appeared first on West Virginia Daily News.

Local farm opens for Blueberry picking season

FLAT TOP, WV (WVNS)–Blueberry Hill on Egeria Road in Flat Top opened for pick-your-own blueberries this week. Owners say the berries are ripening at a record pace, offering plenty for anyone looking to make some pies, muffins, or just eat them fresh. The farm is open Tuesdays through Thursdays. Tuesdays and Wednesdays they open from […]

TLP Recruiting Prediction: Caleb Woodson to Virginia Tech

Three-star LB/S Caleb Woodson is set to make his commitment this evening with Virginia Tech among the contenders for the in-state standout along with Wake Forest and UVA where he also took official visits on opposite side of his June 10th weekend VT official. Tech has been considered the frontrunner...
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Tensions rise as residents forced out of Newport News apartment building

WAVY News 10's Brett Hall reports. Tensions rise as residents forced out of Newport …. 20 displaced after apartment fire in Virginia Beach. Chopper 10: 20 displaced following apartment fire …. Drone 10: Buckroe Beach unveils renovated boardwalk …. New Portsmouth City Manager sworn in with no fan-fare, …. Virginia...

Lewisgale Hospital Montgomery: Emergency preparedness is top priority

BLACKSBURG, Va. – The chaotic aftermath of a Blacksburg crash is still fresh in the hospital personnel’s minds. The Director of Emergency Services at LewisGale Hospital Montgomery, Devin Lapuasa, shared how it feels to work emergencies from the inside. “It is chaotic. But in the emergency world, our...

Celebrate Alderson’s 61st annual 4th of July celebration!

ALDERSON, WV (WVNS) — If you’re looking for a fun 4th of July outing for family and friends, you won’t want to miss the town of Alderson’s line up of exciting events. Alderson’s 61st 4th of July Celebration is excited another year filled with events such as WV Inflatables, concerts from the Goodson Boys and […]

Historical District Intersections Gets New Facelift

PRINCETON, WV (LOOTPRESS) – The City of Princeton is proud to announce the Historical District has received a brand new paint touch-up for many different intersections. The project was a combined effort involving both the City of Princeton and the Rotary Club of Princeton. The City of Princeton purchased the materials needed while the Princeton Rotary Club provided the labor. The City of Princeton appreciates everyone who made this project a success and would like to offer a special thank you to the Princeton Rotary Club and its members. Make time to stop by our Historical District to appreciate the hard work that was put towards this beautification.

Repairs underway at Hinton building

HINTON, WV (WVNS)– A building in Hinton that was damaged back in September 2021 is now seeing some repairs. The old grocery building located near the Freight Depot saw part of its roof collapse. City administrators were able to secure grants to install a whole new roof and repair damage done to the depot when […]

George Ducker Scholarship Award

Ms. Parker Pattishall is the recipient of the Rev. George Ducker Scholarship Award. Parker is a first-generation college student and has overcome many obstacles and hurdles in her life. Parker will be attending George Mason University where she will be studying Criminology- Law and Society. The Rev. George Ducker Scholarship...

Shady Spring couple charged with child abuse

SHADY SPRING, WV (WVNS) — A Shady Spring father and his wife are accused of locking a little girl in a laundry room and abusing her with a cattle prod. Bobby Joe Richmond and Rebecca Richmond of Irish Mountain Road are charged with child neglect creating a risk of injury and conspiracy to commit a […]

Celebration of Life for Earl G. Irwin

Earl G. Irwin, 89, of Radford, died Wednesday, March 16, 2022. Graveside services with full military honors will be held at 11 a.m. on Friday, July 8, 2022 in the Southwest Virginia Veterans Cemetery in Dublin. A celebration of his life will immediately follow at Randolph Park in Dublin. Friends,...

Obituary for Mary Margaret Thomas-Shortt

Mary Margaret Thomas-Shortt, age 59 of Dublin passed away Monday, June 27, 2022 at her home. Born February 18, 1963 in Harford County, MD, she was the daughter of Sam and Jewell “Jean” Burke. She was preceded in death by her grandparents, Ed and Margaret Shupe. She was...

Progress made on new department store

HINTON, WV (WVNS)– Progress is made on turning the old Magic Mart location in Hinton into a Roses Department Store. In February, a deal was signed with Regency Properties to take over the empty store front. So far, the new company is making improvements to the building, including installing new HVAC units. Workers are also […]

Ronceverte plans for recreational revitalization

RONCEVERTE (WVDN) – Dan Withrow has a plan. Withrow, who is the chair of the parks and recreation commission for the city of Ronceverte, is ready to take the existing Island Park community space and expand it beyond its to include a wide variety of recreational amenities for locals and tourists alike. “I see Ronceverte […] The post Ronceverte plans for recreational revitalization appeared first on West Virginia Daily News.