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Abduction suspect caught in West Virginia

SUMMERSVILLE, WV (WVNS) – A man who abducted a young girl in Pennsylvania was caught by West Virginia Law Enforcement. A man from Florida was caught in West Virginia after he had abducted a young girl from Pennsylvania. Thomas Edward Grossman III allegedly traveled from Florida to Pennsylvania and abducted the girl. On his way […]
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Cody Johnson concert planned at WV State Fair is canceled

FAIRLEA, WV (LOOTPRESS) – Regrettably, the Cody Johnson concert scheduled during the State Fair of West Virginia on Thursday, August 11, in Lewisburg, WV, is unable to go on as originally planned due to illness. “We understand the inconvenience this causes with travel, plans and with purchased tickets, and...

National Program Offers School Prep Boost For Summersville Families

Children in Nicholas County can take part in the annual Save the Children Reading Campaign this Saturday. The program supports children in rural areas with summer learning activities. The program serves communities most impacted by inequality. “It’s a centralized location that will enable families from a number of the area...

City National Bank donates to Friends of Ronceverte

RONCEVERTE (WVDN) – For the last few years, Friends of Ronceverte (FOR), an organization designed to help the town of Ronceverte prosper and flourish, have spent a lot of time working on the little town they love. Some of those projects include town clean-up projects such as Make it Shine in Ronceverte, Ronceverte Beautification, where […] The post City National Bank donates to Friends of Ronceverte appeared first on West Virginia Daily News.

Get to know Spartan football coaches: Arthur Erskine

LEWISBURG (WVDN) – This pre-season, we are going to try a new feature and focus on getting to know the football coaches at Greenbrier East. Every year, readers become familiar with certain players, and that will continue as well, but it is time the coaches get their time in the limelight with all the hard […] The post Get to know Spartan football coaches: Arthur Erskine appeared first on West Virginia Daily News.

Cody Johnson cancels opening concert at West Virginia State Fair

LEWISBURG, W.Va. (WCHS) — One of the headlining musical acts at the State Fair of West Virginia has canceled. Country music artist Cody Johnson, who was set to open the fair with a performance Thursday night, has canceled the show due to illness, according to a post on his social media accounts.

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, […]

Amy’s Market offers local foods, delicious desserts

LEWISBURG (WVDN) – As you drive south into Lewisburg from the interstate be sure to glance down into Montwell Commons, a great food experience is tucked into the urban landscape. Amy’s Market and Hill and Holler pizza and tap room work together to provide a food experience like no other. Amy’s serves breakfast and lunch […] The post Amy’s Market offers local foods, delicious desserts appeared first on West Virginia Daily News.

Crews on scene of wires down on Delta Avenue in Mount Lookout

CINCINNATI — A section of Delta Avenue in Mount Lookout is blocked after power lines fell, Tuesday afternoon. Click the video player above to watch other afternoon headlines from WLWT News 5. Police reported the incident at 3:22 p.m. between Kroger Avenue and Linwood Avenue. Delays are expected to...

Bethlehem Farm aids residents with home repairs

A local non-profit organization is helping low-income homeowners to complete vital home repairs. The volunteers at Bethlehem Farm provide services in parts of Summers, Monroe and Greenbrier Counties. Recently, a project brought them to Talcott in Summers County. According to Colleen Fitts, Home Repair Team, "Bethlehem Farm works to be a good neighbor to those in our community by lending a hand with essential home repairs." Additionally, Fitts said their home repair program called Repairing Homes, Renewing Communities, "aims to provide safe, warm, dry, and healthy housing for low-income homeowners in our service area, which includes parts of Summers, Greenbrier and...

Summers County Courthouse News Aug. 3 – 9

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State Fair of West Virginia to start Thursday

LEWISBURG, W.Va. — The gates are set to open for mountain-grown fun at the 97th annual State Fair of West Virginia at Thursday, Aug. 11, with gates opening at 9 a.m. and carnival rides at 11 a.m. Opening day specials include $8 gate admission and $25 all-day ride passes.

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 […]

Chicago teens volunteer in Greenbrier Valley

RONCEVERTE (WVDN) – Twelve teenagers and three adults from suburban Chicago, First Presbyterian Church of Wilmette, volunteered in the Greenbrier Valley last week. They attended Ronceverte Presbyterian Church’s summer workcamp program. “The pandemic has taken a toll on our program, but this group got us rolling once again. They worked tremendously hard to complete several […] The post Chicago teens volunteer in Greenbrier Valley appeared first on West Virginia Daily News.

REACHH After School Returns to Talcott Elementary

With the start of the new school year approaching, REACHH-Family Resource Center is pleased to announce the return of their After School Program to Talcott Elementary School. After a long hiatus, they are excited to be back at the home of the Pirates. Beginning on September 6th, students will be provided a full meal, assistance with their homework, and have an opportunity to participate in many crafts and activities throughout the 2022-23 school year. The program will also be making its return to Hinton Area Elementary School, continuing its strong tradition of service to students in our area. After School at both schools begin at 3:00 and concludes at 5:30. Applications for the REACHH After School program will be available at each school's open house event. There will be additional applications in the front office of both schools for parents who are unable to attend. Parents can also pick up applications at REACHH's main office, 411 Temple Street in Hinton. Spots for the After School Program are limited and awarded on a first come first serve basis. The post REACHH After School Returns to Talcott Elementary appeared first on The Hinton News.

Active Southern WV Announces Fundraising Event at the Gaines Estate

CHARLESTON, WV (WVNS) — If you love exercise or any type of fitness, you will not want to miss this event. Melanie Seiler, the Executive Director for Active Southern West Virginia is proud to announce that Active Southern West Virginia is hosting an upcoming event on Wednesday, August 31, 2022 at The Gaines Estate in […]

Carnegie Hall Second Stage Series presents Gyasi Sept. 16

LEWISBURG (WVDN) – Carnegie Hall’s Second Stage Series kicks off with Gyasi in the Hamilton Auditorium on Friday, Sept. 16, at 7:30 p.m. Guests are invited to come early for the Mainstage Lounge preshow reception from 6:30–7:15 p.m. in the Museum Gallery. The Second Stage Series is sponsored by Smooth Ambler. Admission to the Mainstage […] The post Carnegie Hall Second Stage Series presents Gyasi Sept. 16 appeared first on West Virginia Daily News.