Tazewell County, VAwoay.com

Wanted Tazewell man now in custody

TAZEWELL, VA (WOAY) – A man wanted in Tazewell County is now in custody. Michael Devon Angles was wanted for probation violation stemming from narcotics distribution and possession of narcotics. Angles was located and taken into custody on Saturday by the Tazewell Police Department.
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Bluefield, WVwoay.com

UPDATE: Bluefield Avenue fully clear after fallen tree is removed

UPDATE (7/25 @ 5:32 p.m.) – Bluefield Avenue is now clear after a fallen tree had part of the road blocked near the West Virginia/Virginia border. Dispatchers tell us that traffic is back moving through the area. —————————————————————————————————————————————— BLUEFIELD, WV (WOAY) – Bluefield Avenue is closed near the West Virginia/Virginia...
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Brenton, WVWVNT-TV

Crews battle fire in Brenton, Wyoming County

BRENTON, WV (WVNS) — Crews were on scene battling a fire in Brenton, Wyoming County on Saturday, July 24, 2021. According to Lt. Roy New with the Brenton Fire Department, people were burning trash in their yard when an storage building caught on fire. He added none of the vegetation around the building or the makeshift fire pit was cut back. The fire then spread to the vegetation, causing the storage building to catch on fire.
Raven, VAcbs19news

Man accused of killing wife taken into custody

TAZEWELL COUNTY, Va. (CBS19 NEWS) -- The search for a man accused of killing his wife in Raven, Virginia, is over after he was taken into custody Friday morning. The Tazewell County Sheriff's Office and Richlands Police Department responded to to a shots fired on Lot 6 Ball Road in Raven early Friday morning.
Richlands, VAPosted by
Richlands (VA) Weather Channel

Weather Forecast For Richlands

Here’s the forecast for the next four days in Richlands: Monday, July 26: Showers and thunderstorms likely during the day; while chance of showers and thunderstorms then areas of fog overnight; Tuesday, July 27: Areas of fog then slight chance of showers and thunderstorms during the day; while slight
Virginia StateNBC Washington

Virginia Woman Fatally Shot; Police Seek Estranged Husband

Authorities in southwest Virginia are searching for a man accused of fatally shooting his wife and wounding another man. The Tazewell County Sheriff and Commonwealth’s Attorney say 36-year-old David Curtis Whitt shot and killed his wife, Ashley, 32. Another victim, a 33-year-old man, was also shot and suffered multiple gunshot wounds, authorities said.

UPDATE: West Virginia man wanted in deadly shooting arrested

RAVEN, VA (WVNS) — 7/23/2021 10:15 a.m. UPDATE: Tazewell County deputies confirmed David Whitt was found and arrested. RAVEN, VA (WVNS) — 7/23/2021 6:41 a.m. ORIGINAL STORY: A man considered armed and dangerous by deputies is wanted for allegedly shooting two people, including his wife, in Tazewell County. Deputies said...
Justice, WVHerald-Dispatch

Tab for Justice's luxury pickup shopping spree tops $1 million

Gov. Jim Justice’s shopping spree for luxury pickups has cost taxpayers just over $1 million to date, documents obtained under a Freedom of Information Act request show. As part of the more than $10 million COVID-19 vaccination incentive sweepstakes, the governor has been flying around the state for the past four Wednesdays presenting trucks to two weekly winners selected in drawings conducted by the West Virginia Lottery.
Bluefield, WVBluefield Daily Telegraph

Work begins to restore Granada Theater’s original organ

BLUEFIELD — One of the most anticipated attractions at the renovated Granada Theater in Downtown Bluefield is the original organ that was first installed in December 1927. The Wurlitzer Opus 1790, Style EX, played for the first movie shown at the Granada on Jan. 2, 1928, “Rose of the West,” with Mary Astor. The movie was made during the waning years of silent films, which were often accompanied by live organ music in theaters.
Mcdowell County, WVwoay.com

New details released about fatal fire in McDowell County

HAVACO, WV (WOAY) – A fire turns deadly in the Havaco area of McDowell County. The West Virginia State Fire Marshall’s Office responded to the scene yesterday afternoon. The fire claimed the life of a 50-year-old man. A cause of the fire could not be determined by investigators due to...
Kingsport, TNKingsport Times-News

Ridge Runners rally to defeat Road Warriors

BLUEFIELD, W.Va. — Unable to keep a lid on Kendall Ewing, Kingsport dropped a 6-4 decision to Bluefield in Appalachian League baseball activity from Saturday night. Batting second in the Ridge Runners’ order, Ewing went 3-for-4, drove in four runs and scored twice. Turning each of his hits into extra bases, he tripled twice and homered.
Bluefield, WVBluefield Daily Telegraph

Bluefield awaits parts to repair Ridge Runner

BLUEFIELD — The historic Ridge Runner train at City Park may be back in operation soon. Operating sporadically this year because of various issues, Interim City Manager/City Attorney Colin Cline told members of the city board recently the small train, which carries passengers through the park for a scenic tour, was down again because of mechanical and other problems.