Tag: Fayette County

Local teens make blessing boxes for Fayette county

FAYETTE COUNTY, WV (WOAY) - Several local teens helped make blessing boxes for Fayette County on Saturday. The teens are members of the local 4H...

Music Masters holds grand opening

MOUNT HOPE, WV (WOAY) - A new music store held its grand opening in Mount Hope on Saturday. Music Masters initially opened its doors...

Three receive prison sentences in Fayette County

FAYETTE COUNTY, WV (WOAY) - Three people receive their prison sentences in Fayette County. Randy Billups, 46, of Hico, has been sentenced to 3-25 years...

ACE Resort to hold job fair

MINDEN, WV (WOAY) - ACE Adventure Resort is looking to fill many different types of job positions for this coming season, and they will...

Man faces felony theft charges in Fayette County

MOUNT CARBON, WV (WOAY) - A Mount Carbon man is facing felony theft charges in Fayette County. According to Sheriff Mike Fridley, on Thursday afternoon,...

Clay County man behind bars in Fayette County on several charges

MOUNT CARBON, WV (WOAY) - A Clay County man is facing felony charges in Fayette County. According to Sheriff Mike Fridley, on Thursday afternoon, Fayette...

Fayette County Clerk’s Office gets to work on digitizing records

FAYETTEVILLE, WV (WOAY) - The Fayette County Courthouse is being modernized. The County Clerk’s office has been working on digitizing its records and making the...

National Library Week highlights importance of libraries in small communities

OAK HILL, WV (WOAY) - April 4-10 is National Library Week, a time meant to recognize what libraries do and learn about what they...

Fayette County Commission holds special meeting to discuss animal shelter funding

FAYETTE COUNTY, WV (WOAY) - The Fayette County Commission held a special session on Wednesday to discuss plans to financially support the New River...

April 7 is National Beer Day

FAYETTEVILLE, WV (WOAY) - April 7 is National Beer Day, a time to celebrate the drink that brings everyone together.  One local business excited for...

Fayette County Commission finding more ways to help fund the New...

FAYETTEVILLE, WV (WOAY) - With the cutting back of the coal industry, the Coal Severance Tax is also drastically being cut back, a financial force that...

All American adults to be eligible for COVID-19 vaccine by April...

FAYETTE COUNTY, WV (WOAY) - James Bennett has been administering COVID-19 vaccines with the Fayette County Health Department since January. With the announcement that all...

Harmony for Hope to hold drive-thru ramp dinner

MT. HOPE, WV (WOAY) - Harmony for Hope will be holding a drive-thru ramp dinner this Saturday at the Mt. Hope Stadium from 11...

Active COVID-19 cases reported at Midland Trail High School

HICO, WV (WOAY) - While vaccination rollout continues to increase, so does the number of new COVID-19 cases. Fayette County Schools are empty today-- It...

New ice cream shop comes to Oak Hill

OAK HILL, WV (WOAY) - The Frozen Barn may be new to downtown Oak Hill, but they are keeping the feel of a traditional ice...

Hawks Nest State Park hosts children’s Easter egg hunt

ANSTED, WV (WOAY) - Hawks Nest State Park was able to host their second-annual Kids Easter Egg Hunt since 2019, after last year's egg...

Game shop re-opens in Oak Hill

OAK HILL, WV (WOAY) - Retro Reset celebrated their official re-opening in a new Oak Hill location. They offered arcade machines, retro gaming consoles, and...

Smithers continues to finalize plans for new community park

SMITHERS, WV (WOAY) - Back in July the city of Smithers held a public meeting to discuss the plans for a new park. The park...

Five Fayette county deputies promoted

FAYETTEVILLE, WV (WOAY) - Five Fayette County Sheriff’s deputies received promotions Thursday morning. The deputies were sworn in at 8:30 AM at the Fayette County...

Several local organizations joining forces for Easter egg hunt

MOUNT HOPE, WV (WOAY) - Harmony for Hope, Jan Care Ambulance, Mount Hope Regional Band, and other local businesses and organizations are hosting an...

COVID-19 cases increase among youth

FAYETTE COUNTY, WV (WOAY) - A troubling COVID-19 trend continues in our state. West Virginia is seeing the number of active cases continue to rise....

Pop-up vaccination clinics prove popular in small communities

PAX, WV (WOAY) - A new form of COVID-19 vaccine clinic is developing in our area. This leads to quicker wait times and more...

Local church holds Palm Sunday service and last service outdoors

OAK HILL, WV (WOAY) - While local Calvary Baptist Church in Oak Hill, like many others, had to resort to holding their Palm Sunday...

Kids hunt for Easter eggs at Fayetteville Town Park

FAYETTEVILLE, WV (WOAY) - Plenty of Easter fun was had by all this weekend and lots of eggs with prizes were collected. The Fayette County...

Two from Fayette Co. arrested on child sex trafficking charges

CHARLESTON, WV (WOAY) – A man and a woman from Fayette County are arrested and charged in connection with sex trafficking a 17-year-old minor...
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