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Child missing in Fayette County
A child has been reported missing in Fayette County. According to Sheriff Mike Fridley, Gabriel Green, a 14-year-old boy, was last seen leaving a house on Cumbo Ridge Road in Hilltop at around 8:20 this morning. He is five foot five, 125 pounds, and was wearing a blue shirt, blue...
NICHOLAS COUNTY AT OAK HILL FULL HIGHLIGHT
Catch all the action from the thrilling basketball game between Oak Hill and Nicholas County. Witness the impressive plays from Trevor Kelly, Amman Hicks, and Malachi Lewis, leading the Red Devils to a 73-53 victory. Don't miss the Grizzlies' counterattacks and the exciting back-and-forth bucket trading.
Man sentenced to prison for federal drug crimes in Oak Hill
CHARLESTON, WV (WVNS) — A man was recently sentenced to 10 years and one month in prison, to be followed by five years of supervised release. His charges include, conspiracy to distribute 500 grams or more of methamphetamine and 400 grams or more of fentanyl and aiding and abetting the distribution of 500 grams or […]
Mother and son remember gifts from Toys for Tots
FAYETTEVILLE, WV (WVNS) — Toys for Tots offers a way for some families to give back. That’s the story of one family who came to the Fayetteville Walmart on Friday, December 8, 2023. Toni Lopez donated to Toys for Tots to help deserving kids, and she shared a story with 59News. She said that, years […]
Younglife building new multi-million dollar camp
GRAFTON, W.Va (WDTV) - A popular youth-oriented religious program is getting a significant boost in Nicholas County. Younglife leaders told 5 News a new multi-million dollar camp being built in Nicholas County is in the works. The goal is to help increase tourism in the area and have a haven...
Chad's Weather Report Live From Oak Hill's Magical Festival of Lights!
Join Chad for a live weather report from Oak Hill's Magical Festival of Lights! Expect clear skies with temperatures in the upper 40s to low 50s. However, brace for a storm system heading our way, promising a moisture-rich Sunday with gusty winds, heavy rain, and even some snowflakes!
Police asking for assistance locating missing man in Greenbrier County
GREENBRIER COUNTY W.Va. (WVDN) – A man is missing in the Greenbrier County area and police are asking for the public’s assistance. The Greenbrier County Sheriff’s Department released the following statement: “The Greenbrier County Sheriff’s Department is looking for help in finding an individual who has been reported missing. “On Wednesday, Dec. 06, 2023, Trinity […] The post Police asking for assistance locating missing man in Greenbrier County appeared first on West Virginia Daily News.
Police: Man charged with negligent homicide after falling asleep behind the wheel
WEBSTER SPRINGS, W.Va (WDTV) - A Webster County man has been charged with negligent homicide after he allegedly fell asleep behind the wheel and killed a man. 51-year-old Floyd McCourt, of Webster Springs, was involved in a vehicle crash in the 200 block of S. Main St. in Webster Springs on Wednesday, June 7, according to a criminal complaint.
Oak Hill’s “Classic Cozy Christmas Parade” still a go Saturday despite weather
OAK HILL, WV (LOOTPRESS) – The rainy weather isn’t stopping Oak Hill’s Christmas Parade today. The city has confirmed that today’s Christmas Parade is still happening despite the weather conditions the area is experiencing on Saturday morning. This year’s parade, titled “Classic Cozy Christmas Parade,” will kick off in Oak Hill at 11 AM Saturday […]
Fayette County man charged with arson
FAYETTE COUNTY, WV (LOOTPRESS) – A Fayette County man is behind bars charged with arson. According to a criminal complaint, Frederic Carter was throwing objects and trying to set them on fire. Police observed Carter acting aggressively and yelling while holding a pile of charred belongings in the front yard. Carter told police that two […]
Road to close in Fayette County
Jodie Road in Fayette County will be closed in the area of milepost ten Dec. 12. The road will be closed from 8 a.m. until 4 p.m. Crews are replacing a pipe culvert, and the closure allows them to complete those repairs. Drivers should be careful when traveling near that...
Santa Shares Festive Plans for Oak Hill's Magical Lights on Rail Trail Event
Join WOAY-TV as they catch up with Santa at the Magical Lights on Rail Trail event in Oak Hill, WV. Discover the festive competition decorating the White Oak Rail Trail, and hear about the treats in store for the kids. Don't miss Santa's appearance in the Oak Hill Christmas parade!
House fires claim four lives in West Virginia
Four house fires killed five people across West Virginia last week, according to numbers released by the state fire marshal. Fires claimed the lives of a man in Grant County, a man and a woman in Braxton County, a man in Waynes County, and a man in Logan County. The...
Oak Hill's Annual Christmas Parade to Feature Santa, Prizes, and More
Get ready for Oak Hill's annual Christmas Parade this Saturday! Expect festive floats, cash prizes, and a special appearance by Santa at the amphitheater. Don't miss the pre-parade fun on Friday with lights along the rail trail, free hot dogs, and cocoa.
Richwood Qualifies for State Cheer Championships: Coaches Reflect on Team Journeys and Program Development
Richwood High School's cheerleading team, a first-time qualifier, will be joining established teams Woodrow Wilson, Midland Trail, and Westside at the WVSSAC state cheer championships. Woodrow Wilson has won eight championships since 2013, while Westside has won three consecutive Class AA titles. Midland Trail will make its sixth consecutive appearance at the state championships. Richwood's team of eight members made history with their runner-up finish in the regional championships, securing their first-ever berth at the state championships. The team's success represents the growth and development of the program over the past six years. Other teams, such as Woodrow Wilson, are aiming for a state championship and rely on experienced cheerleaders to lead the way. The state championships will take place at the Cam Henderson Center on the campus of Marshall University.
Snowflake sightings this week and some happy ski resorts
WEST VIRGINIA (WCHS) — After a mild weekend in the 60s, temperatures returned to more seasonal levels Monday in the wake of a cold front. This one is moving out Monday evening, but another "clipper" system in the Dakotas will zip east by Tuesday and send another cold front and even chillier air our way.
Icy roads just in time for morning commute Wednesday as cold air rushes in
Winter Weather Advisory: Northwest Pocahontas County from 4 p.m. Tuesday to 7 p.m. Wednesday. Western Greenbrier County from 4pm Tuesday through 10pm Wednesday. Snow accumulations 1-3 inches with the exception of Pocahontas County like Snowshoe seeing 4-6 inches of snow, black ice, and icy travel conditions expected during advised times. Wednesday morning snow showers for […]
Fayetteville’s Holiday Stroll announced, a perfect holiday event for the family
FAYETTEVILLE, WV (WVNS) — Those looking for a wonderful walk through a historic town are in luck as Fayetteville’s Holiday Stroll returns. On Friday, December 8, 2023 from 5p.m. to 8p.m. enjoy a lovely stroll through downtown Fayetteville. This event aims to bring the community together and celebrate the holiday season in a unique way […]
Greenbrier Resort’s The Candy Maker shop gears up for the holidays
WHITE SULPHUR SPRINGS, WV (WVNS) — Chocolates of all kinds line the glass cases in front of The Candy Maker, the Greenbrier’s own in-house candy shop. The candymakers are gearing up for the holiday season which means chocolate, caramel, fruit, and all manner of other delicious treats. For lead candymaker Sue Moats, this is her […]
59News is LIVE in Lewisburg, Fayetteville, and Beckley collecting Toys For Tots
59News is LIVE in Lewisburg, Fayetteville, and Beckley collecting Toys For Tots.