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Oak Hill man sentenced on Fentanyl, Tramodol charges
FAYETTEVILLE, WV (LOOTPRESS) – An Oak Hill man was sentenced in Fayette County Circuit Court this month to three-to-thirteen years in prison for crimes relating to the possession of prohibited substances with intent to deliver following investigations by the Oak Hill Police Department and Central West Virginia Regional Drug and Violent Crime Task Force. According […]
Experience Fayetteville's Finest: The Top Three Pizzas in Town
This piece presents three must-try pizzas in Fayetteville. Have you had the chance to taste any of them? If yes, we'd love to hear your thoughts in the comments section below!. The ranking of the entities listed below is derived from ratings and review data on Yelp and Google Maps, synthesized through advanced big data algorithms.
‘We just heard a bang’: neighbors react to weekend mobile home park fire
KANAWHA COUNTY, W.Va. (WSAZ) - Several people are without homes following a fire at Fairlawn Mobile Home Park over the weekend. Flames broke out around 2:20 am Saturday. According to Kanawha County Emergency Management, a fire started in one trailer before spreading to a neighboring one. Another camper had heat damage.
Save-A-Lot in Beckley set to close
BECKLEY, WV (WVNS) — The Save-A-Lot in Beckley is set to close. Save-A-Lot is a Missouri-based company which has been in business since 1977, edging out a niche in the grocery sector to offer low prices to customers. Last year, Leevers Supermarket acquired the last 18 stores, including the Beckley Save-Alot at Value City Center. […]
Unique, single-leafed orchid sprouts in winter woodlands in West Virginia
FAYETTEVILLE, W.Va. — Only the most sharp-eyed outdoor enthusiasts may have spotted this remarkable one-leafed orchid hiding in the West Virginia woodlands in winter. While most plants gather sunlight in the warm months, this remarkable denizen of the forest floor produces its single papery leaf in winter after the canopy of leaves drops.
Record Warmth Followed By Powerful Midweek Front
WOAY-TV (Oak Hill, WV): Two more days of warm weather with record highs on Wednesday will be followed by a powerful Wednesday afternoon front. THROUGH TUESDAY: Early Tuesday temperatures will range from the upper 30s in the Greenbrier Valley to mid 40s along the Route 19 corridor. Expect to be hit by one or two showers Tuesday afternoon with temperatures in the 60s. The record highs of 70-72 degrees in Bluefield, Beckley and Lewisburg will be safe.
Kanawha City Hooters demolished days after candlelight vigil, making way for Sheetz to be built
Out with the old, in with the new. The Kanawha City Hooters has been demolished, and now a Sheetz will take its place.
I-77 shutdown as police search for fleeing suspect
A part of I-77 was closed Friday night while law enforcement pursued a suspect in the Dry Branch area.
Local union Kroger workers to weigh possible strike
WEST VIRGINIA (WOAY) – Kroger workers who are members of UFCW Local 400 Union will vote whether or not to go on strike this week, potentially affecting locations throughout the WOAY viewing area. The vote comes as the union and Kroger are still in the midst of negotiations for...
Today the gas price is close to $3.39 in Fayetteville as of 2024-02-26. Find the available station near you.
Photo from Unsplash and unrelated to the city. For most people, it is a constant necessity of life to manage gas prices. The national average price for a gallon of regular-grade gas on Monday is $3.264, a week ago the price is $3.279 , according to AAA.
Kanawha County Clean-up dates set for Spring 2024
KANAWHA COUNTY, WV (WOWK) – The Kanawha County Planning and Development Office has announced the schedule for the Spring 2024 Kanawha County Clean-up. The clean-up gives residents an opportunity to throw away certain items at no cost. Officials say these events are for debris from residents only, and that debris from businesses will not be […]
W.Va. jail's nurse offered to give inmate insulin overdose to cover up death, lawsuit says
BECKLEY, W.Va. (WCHS) — Alarming new allegations have been raised in a lawsuit focused on the death of a Southern Regional Jail inmate who was beaten by guards while restrained and died while in custody. Kiera Cooper, the daughter of Quantez Burks, filed a federal lawsuit against the company...
Kanawha County couple charged after home found in deplorable condition, court records say
KANAWHA COUNTY, W.Va. (WCHS) — A Kanawha County couple has been charged after deputies found multiple piles of animal feces and deplorable conditions at their home earlier this week, court records said. Justin Burdette, 40, and Caitlin Loveless, 32, both of St. Albans are charged with child neglect creating...
Monument near Summersville, West Virginia, recalls beloved nanny goat
SUMMERSVILLE, W.Va. — A monument raised in memory of an escaped nanny goat is attracting the attention of motorists on US-19 in central West Virginia. The roadside curiosity stands along the four-lane expressway that crosses Powell Mountain, the second-highest summit the highway traverses between Florida and Pennsylvania. Anonymous benefactors...
Water main break in Fayette County affects service for Kanawha Falls PSD customers
FAYETTE COUNTY, W.Va. (WCHS) — The Kanawha Falls Public Service District has announced Thursday evening a water main break will affect service for customers in Fayette County. The issue will leave customers in Boonesboro and Kanawha Fall without water until further notice, according to a social media post from...
Fire spreads to multiple structures at mobile home park
Multiple structures caught fire at Fairlawn Park, a mobile home park, in the Dunbar area of Kanawha County-- according to Metro 911 dispatchers. The alert came into our newsroom just after 2:20 a.m. Saturday.
Woman dead after being hit by passenger train in eastern Kanawha County
A person is dead after being hit by a vehicle in the Chelyan area of eastern Kanawha County, according to dispatchers.
Free Easter boxes, student externships, library board meeting | Kanawha Valley Update
Good Monday. Today is Feb. 26, 2024. Here's something to think about as you start your week: Are you setting a good example for those in your life? If not, today's a great day to start.
Dozens evacuated from nursing home due to structure fire
BECKLEY, WV (LOOTPRESS) – Several units responded to Beckley Healthcare Center Nursing Home on Saturday following reports of an active fire. The Bradley-Prosperity Volunteer Fire Department confirmed reports of the incident, offering the following: “On Saturday, February 24, 2024, at approximately 09:51, the Bradley-Prosperity Volunteer Fire Department (BPVFD) was dispatched to an activated fire alarm […]