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Blogger Christa Ramsey’s death under investigation in Raleigh County
STANAFORD, WV (WVNS) — The death of a West Virginia blogger who had a national following on her website, www.thepennylist.com, is under investigation, Raleigh County Sheriff Jim Canaday confirmed on Tuesday, February 20, 2024. Christa Ramsey, 37, of Stanaford, was known to thousands for her down-to-earth approach to saving money by using coupons, blogging under […]
New allegations emerge on Quantez Burks’ death at Southern Regional Jail
BECKLEY, WV (WVNS) — Attorneys representing the family of Quantez Burks, who died while incarcerated for a pre-trial offense at Southern Regional Jail in March of 2022, allege that the company contracted to provide medical care to inmates failed to help Burks. Later, while guards were allegedly beating him, one of the nurses is now […]
Raleigh County woman charged with child neglect after two-year-old child was in reach of drugs
RALEIGH COUNTY, WV (LOOTPRESS) – A Raleigh County mother is charged with child neglect after she overdosed and drug needles were in reach of her small child. According to West Virginia State Police, on Friday, February 16, 2024, troopers were dispatched to a home in Beaver regarding an overdose. When troopers arrived, they were met […]
More than 60 grams of fentanyl seized from Raleigh County home
BECKLEY, WV (WVNS) — More than 60 grams of fentanyl was seized from a home on First Avenue in Beckley on Tuesday, February 20, 2024. According to the Raleigh County Sheriff’s Office, members of the Beckley-Raleigh County Drug and Violent Task Force carried out a search warrant at a home on First Avenue in the Beckley area of Raleigh County. During the search members of the Task Force found 62 grams of suspected fentanyl, three guns, and $3,400 in cash.
80-year-old woman dies in fatal Raleigh County house fire
80-year-old woman dies in fatal Raleigh County house fire.
Beckley woman dies in house fire
BECKLEY, WV (LOOTPRESS) – An adult female died earlier this morning in a fire at a home in Beckley. Firefighters from the Beckley Fire Department responded to the fire at around 2:00 a.m. today, Feb. 20th. The home is in the 200 block of Larew Avenue. Firefighters found the body of an 80-year-old female at […]
Grants approved for demolition of old buildings in Raleigh County
BECKLEY, WV (WVNS) — The Raleigh County Commission received nearly half a million dollars to tear down dilapidated structures throughout the county. The federal money was available through the West Virginia Department of Environmental Protection, Raleigh County Commission President David Tolliver said on Tuesday, February 20, 2024. He said the funds will help pay to […]
Raleigh County Commission welcomes Highland Industries to Mabscott
Raleigh County Commission welcomes Highland Industries to Mabscott.
Raleigh County Commission approves $20,000 grant to WVU Extension Service
BECKLEY, WV (LOOTPRESS) – The Raleigh County Commission met for its Regular Session meeting on Tuesday at which a grant to the Raleigh County WVU Extension Service was considered as part of the “Budget Revisions” portion of the meeting. The grant, issued in consideration of an annually recurring fee, was approved by commission members in […]
Echoes of the Past: Mail Delivery, a Geology Study and More
1924– 100 Years Ago Among The Moonshiners After traveling on foot for more than 35 miles in the Flat Top Mouintain that divides Raleigh, Wyoming and Mercer Counties, Sergeant Frank Gibson of company C State Police led a party of troopers, deputy sheriffs, and prohibition officers to one of the largest stills landed in this […] The post Echoes of the Past: Mail Delivery, a Geology Study and More appeared first on West Virginia Daily News.
Today the gas price is close to $3.35 in Beckley as of 2024-02-21. 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 Wednesday is $3.274, a week ago the price is $3.256 , according to AAA.
Beckley’s Cheer Revolution recognized as Senior 4 champions at Cheersport Nationals competition
ATLANTA, GA (LOOTPRESS) – Raleigh County’s own Cheer Revolution traveled to the Georgia World Congress Center in Atlanta over the weekend to compete alongside 26,782 fellow athletes at the Cheersport Nationals competition, where the Code Red team would earn First Place in their division. 1,452 teams from 36 states and two countries came together for […]
Tyler Childers bringing tour to Fayette County
GLEN JEAN, WV (LOOTPRESS) – Country music star Tyler Childers will be making a stop in Fayette County this year as part of his tour. Tyler Childers has announced the dates and locations for his 2024 ‘Mule Pull’ tour. The tour kicked off in Europe this month and will make its way to the U.S. […]
Beckley Church of God updated Food Giveaway schedule announced
BECKLEY, WV (LOOTPRESS) – The Beckley Church of God has announced their updated food giveaway schedule in association with Mountaineer Food Bank. It was announced on Monday that, as of February 19, 2024, Beckley Church of God will operating on the following schedule for their weekly food giveaway events. Monday: 1:30pm – 4:00pm Wednesday: 8:30pm […]
Indulge in Italy's Finest: 6 Italian Restaurants in Beckley Worth Your Time
In this article, we're exploring six exquisite Italian restaurants in Beckley. Have you had the pleasure of dining at any of these places yet? If yes, we'd love to hear your thoughts. Please leave your comments below.
Boone County school bus involved in crash, no injuries
ASHFORD, WV (WOWK) – No one was injured in a crash involving a school bus this afternoon in Boone County, dispatchers say. According to Boone County 911 dispatchers, the crash happened around 3 p.m. Wednesday on Emmons Road near Ashford Mellis Road in the Ashford area. There is no word on how many, if any, […]
Oak Hill banners honor our hometown heroes
For the past few years, the city of Oak Hill has been honoring our hometown heroes with banners. Their service and sacrifice to our country and the ideals we hold dear do not go unnoticed. “My dad was in the military, my uncle was in the military. You drive along...
Mobile Disaster Recovery Center Opens in Boone County
CHARLESTON, WV (LOOTPRESS) – “A state-federal Mobile Disaster Recovery Center is now open at 446 John Slack Circle in Racine to help West Virginia residents affected by the severe flooding that occurred Aug. 28-30, 2023. Residents can get help with their disaster assistance applications, upload documents, and get questions answered about federal disaster assistance. Mobile […]
Three people sentenced for separate drug offenses in Fayette County
FAYETTEVILLE, WV (WOAY) – Several people in Fayette County have been sentenced for drug offenses. According to Prosecuting Attorney Anthony Ciliberti, Jr., three people have been sentenced for separate cases. Two of them were charged for intent to deliver. Robert Ingram, from Oak Hill, was sentenced to at least...
AT&T customers report a massive outage, disrupting phone service across America
Oak Hill, WV (WOAY)- Thousands of AT&T customers are reporting cell service outages. More than 64,000 customers reported issues with placing calls, texting, or accessing the internet, according to the tracking site Down-Detector. Some Verizon and T-Mobile customers have also reported disruption. But both companies say their networks aren’t experiencing...