WAR, WV (WOAY) – The Incumbent Mayor of War, in McDowell County has won re-election. Mayor Robert Beavers defeated challenger Grover Mahone by a vote of 123-40.
The victory came two days after 67-year old Beavers was arrested in Fayette County.
A criminal complaint filed by West Virginia State Police Trooper A.E. Roberts lists charges including possession of a controlled substance and driving under the influence.