Nicholas County, WV

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Swinging into Summer

People around West Virginia are able to swing into summer thanks to students from Nicholas County Career and Technical Center and the state Department of Tourism. Those visiting Coopers R. You have reached content available exclusively to Dominion Post subscribers.
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Traveling WV: Adam Brown's Vintage Car & Motorcycle Collection

BELVA, W.Va. (WCHS) — Adam Brown owns and operates one of the few remaining full-service gas stations in West Virginia. You might say motor oil runs in his veins. It’s not surprising that Brown collects vintage cars and motorcycles at his business in Nicholas County. The surprise is in the types of things he's interested in.
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Elderly man accused of soliciting teen in Nicholas County

NICHOLAS COUNTY, W.Va (WDTV) - An elderly man was charged after officers said he solicited what he believed to be an underage teen in Nicholas County. Thakorbhai Patel, 76, was communicating with who he thought was a 14-year-old teen on social media, according to a criminal complaint. Patel allegedly asked...
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Nonprofit honors Nicholas County deputy killed in the line of duty

BRIDGEPORT, W.Va (WDTV) - A global nonprofit recently honored a fallen Nicholas County deputy who was killed in the line of duty earlier this month. Point 27, originally founded in 2014 to honor military members, now honors every fallen officer, their agencies and families. To honor Deputy Sheriff Baker, who...

Records: Man accused of soliciting a minor in Nicholas County

NICHOLAS COUNTY, W.Va. (WCHS) — A man in Nicholas County has been charged after investigators said he attempted to meet an underage girl after discussing sexual activities, court records said. Thakorbhai Keshavbhai Patel, 76, is charged with soliciting a minor, according to a criminal complaint filed in Nicholas County...

Take the perfect Instagram pic at WV’s 9 scenic swing spots

CHARLESTON, W.Va. (WOWK) — Happy West Virginia Day! The Mountain State is a whopping 159 years old! The June 20th holiday is about appreciating all things West Virginia, especially the Mountain State’s natural beauty. Thanks to the West Virginia Department of Tourism, residents and visitors can enjoy the state’s scenic views at one of the […]

Woman charged with buying gun used in line-of-duty death released to rehab

NICHOLAS COUNTY, W.Va. (WSAZ) – A woman facing charges in connection with the purchase of a gun that was used during a shooting that killed a Nicholas County deputy has been released to rehab. According to the United States District Court of the Southern District of West Virginia, Melanie...
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Nicholas County Sheriff thanks community for support after deputies’ deaths

NICHOLAS COUNTY, W.Va. (WOWK) – Nicholas County Sheriff William Nunley is sharing his thanks to the community that rallied around his officers and their families over the course of a difficult month and continues to support them through the grief of losing two of their own. Nunley shared a letter of appreciation one week following […]

Delays In School Construction Could Leave Nicholas County Owing Millions To FEMA

Nicholas County Schools has just two years to complete federally backed construction projects or risk owing millions to the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA). During the flooding disaster of 2016, Richwood Middle School, Richwood High School, and Summersville Middle School in Nicholas County were severely damaged. Four years later, in...

Tioga man threatens to shoot up hospital, police say

WEBSTER SPRINGS, W.Va (WDTV) - A Nicholas County man faces charges in Webster County after officers said he threatened to shoot up a hospital because of “lack of treatment.”. An employee at the Webster County Memorial Hospital called officers on Thursday, June 9 because of a voicemail left on...