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1st and 10 Trophy Tour: Narrows’ Kolier Pruett
ROANOKE, Va. – The 2023 1st and 10 Trophy Tour recently made a trip down Route 460 to Narrows High School to honor an all-around prolific athlete that has defined succes. Senior Kolier Pruett proved that he can do it all when needed. During week seven, the Green Wave rallied for a 56-21 win over Parry McCluer. Pruett accounted for 171 rushing yards and three scores. Stepping in at quarterback, he passed for 55 yards and another touchdown.
Savor the Flavors of Italy: Radford's Quintessential Italian Restaurants You Need to Try
In this article, we explore five delightful Italian restaurants in Radford. Have you had the chance to dine at any of these establishments? If you have, we would love to hear your thoughts and experiences. Please feel free to share your comments below.
Today the gas price is close to $3.09 in Glen Lyn as of 2024-02-20. 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 Tuesday is $3.276, a week ago the price is $3.225 , according to AAA.
Mercer County Animal Shelter over capacity, dogs will be euthanized if none moved by weekend
MERCER COUNTY, WV (LOOTPRESS) – The Mercer County Animal Shelter (MCAS) will have no choice but to euthanize dogs if none are moved by this weekend. According to the MCAS, as of today Tuesday, February 20, 2024, they are extremely full. They currently do not have a spot anywhere and are going code red as […]
Inside Bluefield's first black hospital
Research done by John Rankin, a former history professor at Bluefield State University reveals the first black hospital in Bluefield, West Virginia was started by Dr. E.W. Lomax on Bland Street.
Monroe County Courthouse News 2-20-24
Marriages None. Fiduciaries Ruth Ann Riffe, Administratrix of the Eva Mae Miller estate; William G. Hazelwood, Executor of the Kerr Vernie B. Hazelwood estate; Gary D. Meador, Executor of the Benny E. Meador estate; Wanda Galeford, Executrix of the Clarence L. England estate; Veronica Wills, Administratrix of the Freda G. Lester estate. Land Transfers The […] The post Monroe County Courthouse News 2-20-24 appeared first on West Virginia Daily News.
Resident displaced after house fire on Second Street in Radford
UPDATE: 2/19 AT 8:14 A.M. RADFORD, Va. (WFXR) — The Radford City Fire-EMS Department has released new details after a fire prompted several first responders to the Wadsworth Street area on Monday morning. The department said shortly before 1 a.m. on Feb. 19, crews were dispatched to the 500...
How personal income has changed in Summers County—plus, see how it compares to the rest of the state and country
Stacker analyzed Bureau of Economic Analysis data to see how personal income has changed in Summers County, West Virginia and how it compares to state and national levels.
Virginia woman sentenced for felony drug crime in Fayette County
FAYETTEVILLE, WV (LOOTPRESS) – A Virginia woman has been sentenced for a felony drug crime in Fayette County. Anthony Ciliberti, Jr., Prosecuting Attorney, announces that on February 5, 2024, Ashley A. Williams, age 37, of Pembroke, Virginia, was sentenced to prison by Circuit Judge Thomas H. Ewing to one (1) to fifteen (15) years in […]
Locals in Mercer County met to discuss a new addition to the King Coal Highway
BLUEFIELD, WV (WVNS) – Nearly a hundred locals from Mercer County came together to discuss a local highway project at Bluefield High School. The project in question will construct a divided highway between the town of Littlesburg and Mercer County Airport. However, this project is just one step to a more ambitious project set by […]
Nimitz advances to Area Round of Class 6A basketball playoffs
The Nimitz Cougars have advanced to the Area Round of the Class 6A state basketball tournament. The Cougars defeated Willis in bi-district on Feb. 20 and will take on Tomball on Friday, Feb. 23 at 7 p.m. at Cy-Creek High School. Tickets are $5 for students and adults. District 14-6A...
Summers County Commission to hold Special Meeting in consideration of 911 Director, OEM Director
HINTON, WV (LOOTPRESS) – The Summers County Commission has announced an upcoming Special Session meeting pertaining to county personnel. Scheduled to take place at 1:30pm on Wednesday, February 21, 2024, the Special Session will address two key agenda items, those being “Consideration to hire 911 Director” and “Consideration to hire OEM (Office of Emergency Management) […]
Princeton Community Hospital adds new outpatient laboratory
Princeton,WV (WOAY) WVU Medicine announces an update to the Princeton campus, providing more convenience to patients. An outpatient laboratory collection area has been created at the front of the Princeton Community Hospital. Previously, patients with lab orders from their provider went to the lab toward the hospital’s center after registering....
Cavs fend off Pulaski as Ervin reaches another milestone
Alyssa Ervin scored 43 points and reached another career milestone Tuesday as Carroll County punched its ticket to Cassell Coliseum with a 62-55 victory over Pulaski County in a Region 3D Quarterfinal in Hillsville. The reigning Class 3 Player of the Year came into the night needing 25 points to become the first player in Carroll County history to break the 2,000 career points milestone. Those points came in the final 30 seconds of the first half as she collected one of her seven steals...
W.Va. bill may help cut down on number of dilapidated structures
MERCER COUNTY, W.Va. (WVVA) - Senate Bill 629 would define that building code adopted on the state level would apply to all counties and cities in the State of West Virginia. Right now counties and municipalities have the option to adopt building code but areas like Mercer County have not done so.
CONCORD UNIVERSITY TO HOST 2ND ANNUAL WOMEN’S EMPOWERMENT CONFERENCE
ATHENS, WV – The Concord University chapter of Tri-Sigma Sorority and Concord’s Women and Gender Studies program will host the second annual Women’s Empowerment Conference on Wednesday, March 13 from 3-6 PM in the Pais Fellowship Hall of University Point on the Concord University campus. The event...
Feb. 19, 2024 Picture of the Day
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A Peek into Summers County’s Past: Bellepoint/Foss
BELLEPOINT W.Va. (Hinton News) - Editor's Note: Local history collector William Jones discusses items from his collection and their historical significance each week, exclusively at Hinton News. In this edition of A Peek into Summers County's Past, Jones is talking about the town of Bellepoint. Before being renamed Bellpoint and consolidated into the town of Hinton, this little community was called Foss. The post office for this small town was established in June of 1884. W. L. Raines was the first postmaster of the newly established post office. There had been a ferry in place so one could easily ford the Greenbrier...
Monroe County Spelling Bee Celebrates Outstanding Winners Across Grade Levels
MONROE COUNTY W.Va. (WVDN) – In a thrilling showcase of linguistic prowess, the Monroe County Spelling Bee recently concluded with triumphant winners from various grade levels. The competition, which saw enthusiastic participation from students across the county, culminated in the crowning of champions in each category. The event was not only a testament to the […] The post Monroe County Spelling Bee Celebrates Outstanding Winners Across Grade Levels appeared first on West Virginia Daily News.
Substance Abuse & Hep-C Program to be held at Bluefield State University
BLUEFIELD, WV (LOOTPRESS) – “A program focused on substance abuse in West Virginia, its impact, and strategies for prevention and intervention is set to take place next month. The event is scheduled to take place on March 11, 2024, at 1:00pm, in the Hebert Gallery/Harris-Jefferson Student Center at Bluefield State University. Cheryl Belcher MSN, FNP […]