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Tazewell County Sheriffs’ looking for potential suspect

TAZEWELL COUNTY, VA (LOOTPRESS)– The Tazewell County Sheriff’s Office needs the public’s help to locate a potential suspect. The man pictured above is wanted for questioning about an incident that happened at Lowe’s. For anyone with information can contact the Tazewell Sheriff’s Office at 276-988-0654 ext. 0704. Citizens can also send a private message through their Facebook page. All tips can remain anonymous.
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Richlands (VA) Weather Channel

Daily Weather Forecast For Richlands

Here’s the forecast for the next four days in Richlands: Friday, July 30: Partly sunny during the day; while partly cloudy overnight; Saturday, July 31: Sunny then slight chance of rain showers during the day; while chance of rain showers overnight; Sunday, August 1: Chance of rain showers during
Justice, WVMetro News

Senator asks Justice to resign; gets a response suggesting he’s mad his son wasn’t appointed

About 8:45 a.m. Wednesday, state Senator Randy Smith had a polite letter delivered to Gov. Jim Justice, suggesting it would be best for the governor to resign. By 4:13 p.m., Smith received a response in his email. The letter signed by the governor didn’t address the issues Smith had raised. Instead, it suggested Smith was nursing a grudge that his grown son, R. Scott Smith, had not been named earlier this year to the board of the West Virginia Economic Development Agency.
Tazewell County, VAwoay.com

Man wanted out of Tazewell County

TAZEWELL COUNTY, VA (WOAY) – A man is wanted out of Tazewell County. 35-year-old James Robert Daniel Lee Hamm is wanted for failure to appear for possession of narcotics with intent to distribute, as well as unauthorized use of vehicle. His last known location was in Boissevain, VA. If you...
Bluefield, WVPosted by
Shore News Network

Inmate Sentenced for Possessing Weapon at FCI Beckley

BLUEFIELD, W.Va. – An inmate at the Federal Correctional Institution (FCI) at Beckley was sentenced today for possessing a weapon at the correctional facility. Elijio Perez, 30, of Texas, was sentenced to 12 months in prison to run consecutively to the sentence he currently is serving. According to court documents,...
Coalwood, WVwoay.com

McDowell County PSD to begin work on new sewer project

COALWOOD, WV (WOAY) – The McDowell County PSD is working on the area’s first sewer project. The $3.8 million project began this past week in the town of Coalwood. It’s first phase is expected to be completed by early 2022. It will include the installation of 4,700 feet of sewer...
Bluefield, WVptonline.net

Bluefield student helps save child's life with blood stem cells

BLUEFIELD — Cody Fuller is currently studying medicine, but a chance encounter at Marshall University let him play an important role in helping a little girl facing a life-threatening ailment called leukemia. In 2019, Cody Fuller of Bluefield registered as a potential blood stem cell donor with DKMS, the world’s...
Bramwell, WVptonline.net

ATV trail momentum showing no signs of stopping

BRAMWELL — Trailers loaded with ATVS being hauled to and from the Hatfield-McCoy Trail are a common sight in southern West Virginia, and it doesn’t look like the rate of arrivals isn’t going to slow down anytime soon, local leaders said Friday. Ridership keeps increasing at the ATV trail since...
Mercer County, WVptonline.net

Experts give students first-hand experience in nursing profession

BLUEFIELD — Area rising ninth-graders interested in the nursing profession are getting some first-hand experience this week from experts in the field. The West Virginia Junior Nursing Academy in Mercer County started Tuesday and runs through Thursday. Princeton Community Hospital partnered with Bluefield State College for the second annual event...
Gary, WVPosted by
Gary Post

Gary Daily Weather Forecast

Here’s the forecast for the next four days in Gary: Friday, July 30: Chance of showers and thunderstorms then partly sunny during the day; while mostly clear overnight; Saturday, July 31: Mostly sunny during the day; while chance of showers and thunderstorms overnight; Sunday, August 1: Chance of showers
Bluefield, WVPosted by
Bluefield Daily Telegraph

Home team: Bluefield State athletes move in to new housing at former BRMC

BLUEFIELD — A former hospital was alive Thursday with hustle and bustle as college athletes moved into newly-renovated dorm rooms that once housed patients. Bluefield State College athletes pushing carts and carrying boxes loaded with belongings were the first students to move into the new residence hall established at the former Bluefield Regional Medical Center. Bluefield State announced plans in December 2020 to purchase the facility and use a large part of it for dormitory and classroom facilities. The emergency room and adjoining medical facilities remain open.
Mercer County, WVBluefield Daily Telegraph

Mercer Sheriff’s Department seeking missing woman

MATOAKA — The Mercer County Sheriff’s Department is seeking information concerning a woman who was recently reported missing by her family. A missing person report was filed July 24 for Nicole Paige Averill, 32, of Odd. According to the report filed at the sheriff’s department, Averill is “transient by nature,” and is known to visit Lashmeet, Matoaka and Princeton.
Tazewell County, VABluefield Daily Telegraph

Tazewell man arrested for indecent liberties with, wounding of child

CEDAR BLUFF, Va. — A Tazewell County man is facing charges including indecent liberties with a child, malicious wounding and abuse/neglect of a child causing serious injuries after investigators were informed about a severely beaten 4-year-old child arriving at a local hospital. Shannon Wayne Hess, 37, of Cedar Bluff, Va....