BLUEFIELD (WVVA) - A woman wanted in a recent bank robbery attempt in Bluefield has been apprehended in Tennessee after an apparent home invasion.Authorities say Beverly Ann Mangum is now in custody in Morristown, Tenn... More>>
BECKLEY – United States Attorney Booth Goodwin announced that Jeffrey S. Walton, 48, of Ronceverte, West Virginia, pled guilty in federal court in Beckley today to abusive sexual contact with a female federal inmate. Walton admitted that... More>>
BECKLEY (WVVA) - Candidates vying for seats from local counties to Capitol Hill have gathered in Beckley this morning to answer questions about the issues most concerning to southern West Virginia voters... More>>
FAYETTEVILLE (WVVA) - Park Service officials say the wildfire burning in the New River Gorge since Sunday night may be fully contained by this evening. Crews had made significant progress on containment of the fire... More>>
MCDOWELL (WVVA) - A body is found in a creek in the Jolo area Thursday evening. Dispatchers have confirmed that they received a call around 6:45 of a body in a creek across the road from the Old Jolo School along Marshall Highway in Jolo. No other details are being released at this time. The McDowell County Sheriff's Office is investigating.Stay with WVVA for the latest updates More>>
BLUEFIELD, Va (WVVA)-- The Bluefield, Virginia girl injured after attempting a Facebook challenge in the snow last February is finally home from the hospital. Sabrina Armstrong says she and her friends went out into the snow, jumping in while wearing bathing suits as part of the Facebook dare. She admits that she never expected what happened next. The snow was rock-hard, and she injured a vertebra in her neck, instantly paralyzed.She has spent more than two months at charleston area medical c... More>>
BECKLEY (NEWS RELEASE) – United States Attorney Booth Goodwin announced that Phyllis Morris, age 38, was sentenced today in Beckley, West Virginia, by United States District Court Judge Irene C. Berger to one year in federal prison... More>>
ATHENS (WVVA)- Students at Concord University are working to prevent sexual assault. April is Sexual Assault Awareness Month.
PRINCETON (WVVA)- A group of local martial arts instructors are making a difference in the Princeton community.These instructors and their business partners opened Advantage Martial Arts earlier this month.Instructors teach a variety of classes which include everything from Karate and Tae Kwon Do to wrestling and Jui Jitsu.Students of all ages are able to attend these classes, and instructors tell us they hope to teach their younger students to root out bullying.Classes are held at Advantage ... More>>
BOLT (WVVA) - Department of Highways officials advised motorists to expect intermittent closures on Route 99 near the Raleigh-Wyoming county line as crews work to clear the remains of a rockslide that occurred earlier in the week. More>>
WASHINGTON D.C. (WVVA) - West Virginia lawmakers have commented on Wednesday's ruling by the Obama Administration to cut the amount of coal dust allowed in coal mines in an effort to help reduce black lung disease... More>>
RICHWOOD (NEWS RELEASE) – On December 30, 2013, Sergeant F. H. Barlow and Trooper First Class D. L. Gordon, of the Richwood Detachment of the West Virginia State Police, responded to a shooting at the residence of Mr. Jerry D. Harlow (47 years of age, of 515 Horse Ridge Road, Richwood, West Virginia). Mr. Harlow claimed that an unknown individual in a white vehicle stopped in front of his house and then shot him in the leg. Mr. Harlow was treated and released from Summersville Hospital.On Apr... More>>
BLUEFIELD (WVVA) - The following schools were the winners at the annual Mercer County Reading Bee, held on the campus of Bluefield State College.The students from Sun Valley Elementary were the overall winners for 2014... More>>
CHARLESTON (NEWS RELEASE) – An Ashford, West Virginia man admitted today that he conspired with others to distribute heroin in and around Boone County, W.Va., announced U.S. Attorney Booth Goodwin... More>>
TAZEWELL COUNTY (NEWS RELEASE) - Chickabiddy, a noun that is defined as a term of endearment especially for a child. This was the winning spelling bee word for Hannah Carter from Springville Elementary... More>>
MAYBEURY (WVVA) - A man reported missing in McDowell County has returned safely, State Police tell WVVA News. Baron Scott Lambert, 27, had been reported missing after... More>>
PARKERSBURG, W.Va. (AP) -- Wood County school officials have removed a Bible verse from Parkersburg South High School's gymnasium and the school wrestling team's website... More>>
CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) -- Patriot Coal plans to cut production at two mining complexes in southern West Virginia and potentially lay off workers.St. Louis-based Patriot announced Wednesday that it has issued 60-day layoff notices to workers at its... More>>
The Obama administration said Wednesday it is cutting the amount of coal dust allowed in coal mines in an effort to help reduce black lung disease. More>>
CHARLESTON - An AT&T contribution will allow scores of McDowell County, W.V., high school students, who are at risk of dropping out, to explore a world beyond their community through mentors, college campus visits and job shadowing programs in... More>>
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