OAK HILL (WVVA) - Security was heightened as a precautionary measure at Oak Hill High School Thursday morning following the discovery of a suspicious note in the boys bathroom the day before.
According to Katie Hayes, Assistant Principal at Oak Hill High, a search of the building Wednesday afternoon -- after the note's discovery -- turned up nothing suspicious.
Students entering the school on Thursday were checked by metal detectors.
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Administrators at Concord University confirm an alleged sexual assault was reported earlier this month.
Charges are pending against at least two juveniles accused of making threats concerning a Fayette County high school.
Out of an abundance of caution, the Raleigh County Sheriff's Dept. will be increasing their law enforcement presence at a Raleigh County School over the next few days.
A program that has been in the state for a decade has now made its way to Mercer County. Saturday at the Mercer Mall, there was a launch party for the Imagination Library.
Fire crews in Mercer County rushed to the scene of an electrical fire in Bluefield Saturday night.
The Women's Resource Center held a special activity this morning to raise funds for the program. The event was called "Princess for a Day," and took place at Marquee Cinemas in Beckley.
Dominion Energy recently gave a grant to a charity in McDowell County. Big Creek People in Action provides many services to the area.
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