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Accused Cop Killer in Recent Area Shootout Appears in Court and Sees Preliminary Hearing Postponed

According to MetroNews, Nicholas County prosecutors and defense attorneys for accused murderer Brent Tyler Kelly agreed to postpone. Kelly’s preliminary hearing until August in a meeting in Summersville Tuesday afternoon. Kelly, of Birch River, is charged in the June 3 shooting death of Nicholas County Deputy Tom Baker. Another...
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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 […]
HINTON, WV
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Rainelle Town Council approves first reading of ATV ordinance

The Rainelle Town Council met in a regular session on Monday, June 27. The meeting began with announcements, including welcoming a new police officer and reopening the town pool following some necessary repairs. Additionally, Mayor Robin Williams reminded the town that fireworks fall under the town’s noise ordinance and are not to be set off […] The post Rainelle Town Council approves first reading of ATV ordinance appeared first on West Virginia Daily News.
RAINELLE, WV
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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.
GREENBRIER COUNTY, WV

Senator Capito tours local meat facility

WHITE SULPHUR SPRINGS, WV (WVNS) — Business is booming in one Greenbrier County community, and it’s drawing the attention of lawmakers. Senator Shelley Moore Capito made a stop at the Mountain Steer Meat company in White Sulphur Springs, one Wednesday, June 29, 2022. The company includes locally raised and processed beef to be used in […]

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 […]
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Mudslide reported at New River Gorge

FAYETTEVILLE, WV (WVNS) — According to the New River Gorge National Park and Preserve, a small mudslide took place on the Kaymoor Trail. According to a post from the New River Gorge National Park and Preserve Facebook page, the mudslide happened .7 miles from the Wolf Creek Trailhead. Hikers are asked to avoid the area while the area dries.
FAYETTEVILLE, WV

Hinton holding Christmas Fundraiser

HINTON, WV (WVNS)–The city of Hinton is getting into the Christmas spirit a little early. A festival is set for Saturday, July 2, 2022, at the Historic Freight depot. Children can climb on, climb in and take pictures around fire engines, roll-backs, an ATV, a school bus, a helicopter, and even a race car. Smokey […]
HINTON, WV

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.
RONCEVERTE, WV

Shelley Moore Capito touring the future site of Mountain Steer Company

Shelley Moore Capito is touring the future site of Mountain Steer Company in White Sulphur Springs. Mountain Steer Company will serve local farmers and the greater community with farm to table beef processing. “We want to support young farmers and this is great for West Virginia because it creates jobs,” says Capito.   The post Shelley Moore Capito touring the future site of Mountain Steer Company appeared first on West Virginia Daily News.

Greenbrier County Board of Education to swear in new members

LEWISBURG (WVDN) – The Greenbrier County Board of Education will hold a special meeting at the board office in the Kyle and Ann Fort Arts and Sciences Building at the New River Community and Technical College campus, 653 Court Street, Lewisburg, on July 5, at 3 p.m. On the agenda: swearing in of newly elected […] The post Greenbrier County Board of Education to swear in new members appeared first on West Virginia Daily News.
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Further delays in case of man charged in Nicholas deputy death

SUMMERSVILLE, W.Va. — Nicholas County prosecutors and defense attorneys for accused murderer Brent Tyler Kelly agreed to postpone Kelly’s preliminary hearing until August in a meeting in Summersville Tuesday afternoon. Kelly, of Birch River, is charged in the June 3 shooting death of Nicholas County Deputy Tom Baker....
SUMMERSVILLE, WV

Freedom Celebration brings the fun to Renick

RENICK (WVN) – The June 25 Renick Freedom Celebration was not hampered by the few rain showers last Saturday. The parade started festivities and led the attendees down the hill to historic town levee by the river. Cars found plenty of parking on the large level grass spaces and tents colorfully dotted between the trees […] The post Freedom Celebration brings the fun to Renick appeared first on West Virginia Daily News.
RENICK, WV
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Best-selling novel and psychological film, Misery, to come to the Historic Fayette Theater

FAYETTEVILLE, WV (WOAY) – After being caught in a blizzard, getting into an accident, and being rendered unconscious, a famed author does not know what he is in for. Based on the 1987 novel by Stephen King and the 1990 film directed by Rob Reiner, Misery is a psychological thriller that tells the story of a novelist that has fallen into the hands of a crazy nurse.
FAYETTEVILLE, WV

Pickleball Courts at Hollowell Park are getting ready to open soon

The City of Lewisburg has announced that the new Pickleball courts at Hollowell Park are closer to being available for public use. According to a new Facebook group the “Greenbrier Valley Pickleball Club,” the courts should be ready to play on by Friday, July 1, 2022. The lines on the Pickleball courts have also been […] The post Pickleball Courts at Hollowell Park are getting ready to open soon appeared first on West Virginia Daily News.
LEWISBURG, WV
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New River at Hawks Nest

The New River leaves the narrow confines of its gorge near Hawks Nest State Park, at Ansted, West Virginia, in Fayette County, in the New River Gorge Region. Photo by Rick Burgess.
ANSTED, WV

Lewisburg Lions Club awards scholarships

LEWISBURG (WVDN) – At their June 2022 annual picnic meeting, The Lewisburg Lions Club presented its J. Bright Hern scholarship to two very deserving Greenbrier East High School seniors. Hern was a long-time member of the Lewisburg Lions Club, was in the newspaper business and was very influential in many of the improvements made in […] The post Lewisburg Lions Club awards scholarships appeared first on West Virginia Daily News.
LEWISBURG, WV
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