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Investigation underway after fatal UTV crash in Raleigh County

Fairdale, WV (WOAY) – An investigation is underway after a fatal crash in Raleigh County on Monday night. Raleigh County Sherriff’s Office says the two-vehicle collision happened around 7:20 pm at WV Route 99-Bolt Road intersection in Fairdale. Authorities report preliminary findings to show a 2020 CF MOTO...
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LMP Automotive sells more assets, seeks approval for plan of liquidation

LMP Automotive Holdings, Inc. and its affiliates announced on Monday that it has entered into an all-cash asset sales agreement to sell several automotive dealerships in Florida and West Virginia and its real-estate assets. The Board of Directors unanimously recommended that stockholders vote to approve a proposed Plan of Liquidation of assets and dissolution of the company at the next Special Meeting of Stockholders.
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Jalesea Bass sentenced in murder of Azareyiah Mitchell

OAK HILL, WV (WVNS) – Jalesea Bass, one of the suspects in the murder of Azareyiah Mitchell, was sentenced to prison for several charges in relation to the murder. Jalesea Bass entered a guilty plea for her charges in May, and was sentenced Friday, August 5, 2022. Bass was accused of Second Degree Murder, Concealment […]

Summers County Courthouse News Aug. 3 – 9

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Shady Spring man facing prison sentence for burglary

LOCHGELLY, WV (LOOTPRESS) – A Shady Spring man was sentenced on Monday for felony burglary in Fayette County. Reports from Fayette County Prosecuting Attorney Anthony Ciliberti Jr. indicate that Anthony Baisden of Shady Spring was sentenced to 1 to 15 years in prison for felony burglary charges by Circuit Judge Paul M. Blake Jr.

Fatal UTV crash on Bolt Rd. sends driver flying

FAIRDALE, WV (WVNS) – An accident involving a UTV on Bolt Road earlier yesterday, August 8, 2022, sent the victim flying out of the vehicle. He later died from injuries sustained during the accident. On Monday, August 8, 2022, Randall Z. Bower, of Bolt, was reportedly driving a UTV travelingsouth on Fairview School Road at […]

One dead following collision on Bolt Road

BLUEFIELD, W.Va. (WVVA) - One is dead after collision on Bolt Road in Fairdale, West Virginia. A car collided with semi-truck near Maple Meadow Mining Road at 2:30 on Tuesday morning. Jan Care Ambulance, Trap Hill volunteer Fire Department and Lester Volunteer Fire Department and Raleigh County Sheriff’s Office responded to the scene.
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Raleigh County authorities investigating fatal wreck

RALEIGH COUNTY, W.Va. — The Raleigh County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a fatal wreck that happened Monday in the community of Bolt. According to authorities, Randall Z. Bower was driving a utility terrain vehicle when he stopped at the intersection of state Route 99 and Bolt Road. As Bower was turning left onto state Route 99, an oncoming Nissan Rogue struck the UTV. Bower was ejected from the vehicle; he was not wearing a seat belt at the time.

New River to offer online sign language course

BEAVER, WV (LOOTPRESS) – New River Community and Technical College announced Tuesday that it will be offering a basic sign language course beginning in September. The six-week course, set to begin September 1st, will feature sign language vocabulary, phrases and sentences, including grammatical features. Students in the class will...

Pair of auto dealerships sold in liquidation move

LMP Automotive Holdings, a Fort Lauderdale-based auto dealer, has sold two of its dealerships in Southwest Florida. LMP announced it has entered into agreements to sell its Kia dealerships in Port Charlotte and Cape Coral, in addition to Kia and Subaru dealerships in Beckley, West Virginia. The sales include the dealership and real estate assets, according to a statement. Financial terms of the deal — in addition to the name of the buyer — weren’t disclosed.

Oak Hill McDonalds reopens with ‘new experience’

OAK HILL, WV (WVNS) – The Oak Hill McDonalds is reopening this week with a ‘transformed dining experience’. It opens 10 A.M. on Thursday August 11, 2022. The Oak Hill McDonalds invites guests to experience McDonald’s in a new and unexpected way, with a new level of choice, engagement and service. According to McDonalds corporate, […]

Jet boat operator encounters obstacles but continues forward

ANSTED, W.Va. (AP) — Bobby Bower bought New River Jet Boats at a time that would turn out to be what he termed “the perfect storm of a bad time to start a business.” “It was early 2020, just before COVID hit,” he recalled as he sat in the shade at the shoreline passenger check-in […] The post Jet boat operator encounters obstacles but continues forward appeared first on West Virginia Daily News.

Madams Creek Road to Close Monday, August 15, 2022

Summers Co., WV (Hinton News) - County Route 12/2, Madams Creek Road, will be closed at milepost 0.39 beginning at 7 a.m. Monday, Aug. 15, 2022, through Friday, Aug. 19, 2022, for a drainage structure repair. Inclement weather or unforeseen circumstances may affect the project schedule. Traffic will be detoured along County Route 3/1 (Will Dodd Road) for 1.49 miles to County Route 12/1 (Broomstraw Ridge Road) for 1.62 miles to County Route 3/21 (Madams Creek Road) for 1.73 miles to WV 3. WVDOH expresses its apologies for the inconvenience this closure may cause citizens and guests to the area. Motorists are asked to obey all traffic control signs and devices and use caution while traveling around the work zone. The post Madams Creek Road to Close Monday, August 15, 2022 appeared first on The Hinton News.

Fayette County man arrested on drug possession charges

Smithers, West Virginia (WOAY) – A Smithers man is facing felony charges after Fayette County deputies executed a search warrant at his residence and discovered over 200 grams of narcotics with a street value of $40,000. Jonathan W. Oiler, 51, is charged with two counts of Possession with Intent to Deliver Narcotics.