10 hrs ago
March for Meals shows support
The 'Meals on Wheels Program' is a national group focused on providing meals to hungry elderly people in the community.
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14 hrs ago
The Modesto Bee
'Take Me Home, Country Roads' a WVa state song
Forty-three years after it first hit the airwaves with the words "Almost Heaven, West Virginia," the Legislature approved a resolution Friday designating it as one of four state songs.
20 hrs ago
Woman Agrees To Plead Guilty To Lesser Charges In Kareem Hunter's Death
A woman accused in the death of Kareem Hunter has reached a deal to agree to plead guilty to lesser charges.
Thu Mar 06, 2014
Two charged with stabbing in Beckley
Raleigh County Magistrate Tomi Peck told Newswatch 31 year-old Layla Jane Hill and 30 year-old Brandi Caldwell, both of Beckley, are facing charges for their involvement in a stabbing of Natonya Mangini following a verbal altercation on Grant Street in Beckley around 3 AM on March 5, 2014.
Wed Mar 05, 2014
Bar in Raleigh County rebuilds
Shooter's Bar and Grill on Second Street in Beckley has begun rebuilding. Carpenters are covering the walls with solution to eliminate the strong smoke-smell, and new drywall and drop-ceiling are being installed.
Glen Morgan house fire sends two people to hospital
Dispatchers said the call came in at 11:12 p.m. Tuesday of a fire at a house on Sullivan Road in Glen Morgan.
Tue Mar 04, 2014
New park planned in Raleigh County
The site of the old Trap Hill High School in Surveyor has finally been demolished, pleasing many residents in the area.
Mon Mar 03, 2014
Fire reported in Raleigh County
A fire in Raleigh County is under investigation Monday night. 911 dispatchers say the fire at 7:24pm Monday, at a home on the 400 block of Teel Road in Beckley.
W.Va. Education Committee supports teacher raise
The House Education Committee voted Monday to sharply increase pay for West Virginia teachers and service personnel, despite concern about balancing the state's 2015 budget.
Sun Mar 02, 2014
Winter Weather A Benefit For Ski Resorts
The calendar might say March, but the only thing on the minds of some in Raleigh County is skiing.
Sat Mar 01, 2014
Ohio Valley Coal Co. Powhatan No. 6 mine issued 22 citations, 3 orders
The U.S. Department of Labor's Mine Safety and Health Administration today announced that federal inspectors issued 198 citations and 11 orders during special impact inspections conducted at 11 coal mines and three metal and nonmetal mines in January.
Thu Feb 27, 2014
Beckley cuts back
Mayor Bill O'Brien has made some cuts all part of his objective to move the city forward.
Wed Feb 26, 2014
Murder trial involving Jeremy Lambert: Day 3
The trial continued for an Oak Hill man charged with first degree murder, killing Cyan Maroney of Beckley by stabbing her with a 14" Winchester Bowie Knife.
Water advisories issued for West Side, Willowood, Williamson Branch; Arnett
West Virginia American Water has issued a boil-water advisory for about 100 customers on the following streets on Charleston's West Side : 1100-1499 Stuart St.; 1200-1499 Frame St.; 1100-1499 Red Oak St.; Hazelwood Avenue; 900-1099 McQueen St.; 900-1099 Barton St.; and 900-1099 Hendrix Ave. The advisory follows a water main break.
Tue Feb 25, 2014
Senate approves new Vet nursing home
A bill passes through the State Senate that will allow Raleigh County to build a new nursing home for veterans.
Trial Date Set For Woman Charged In Kareem Hunter Murder
The trial date has been set for the woman accused of kidnapping and helping to kill Kareem Hunter last September.
Sun Feb 23, 2014
Bluefield Daily Telegraph
Local patients make use of mobile veteran clinic
For area veterans, driving to and from Beckley for a doctor's appointment is routine, but many are now visiting a more convenient alternative: The new Veterans Administration mobile clinic stationed in Bluefield.
Sat Feb 22, 2014
Charleston Daily Mail: Hats off, Feb. 22, 2014
Ron Crum grew up the youngest of nine children of a coal miner in Raleigh County in the 1960s.
Fri Feb 21, 2014
Raleigh County Public Service District Issues Boil Water Advisory
The Raleigh County Public Service District issued a boil water advisory Friday for its water system.
Thu Feb 20, 2014
Beckley man will spend at least three years in prison for firing shots into neighborhood
A Beckley man convicted of firing shots into a Raleigh County neighborhood intending to hit a police informant will spend at least three years in prison.