Tag: Fayette County

Capito, Manchin announce more than $2.5 million for Fayette County Head...

FAYETTE COUNTY, WV (WOAY) – U.S. Senators Shelley Moore Capito (R-W.Va.) and Joe Manchin (D-W.Va.), members of the Senate Appropriations Committee, today announced $2,518,080...

Pax Worship Center hosts food pantry

PAX, WV (WOAY) - Pax community members will have a chance to stock up on food and personal care items this weekend. Pax Worship Center...

Fayette County Schools prepares for in-person graduations happening Saturday

FAYETTE COUNTY, WV (WOAY) - In-person graduations will be taking place this Saturday for all three Fayette County high schools. Meadow Bridge’s graduation will begin...

A nude man who attacked two deputies is in jail

FAYETTEVILLE, WV (WOAY) - A Fayetteville man is in jail after destroying property early this morning. Sheriff Mike Fridley says, in the early morning hours...

Veterinarian encourages pet safety during hot weather

FAYETTEVILLE, WV (WOAY) - While the community enjoys the warm weather, it’s important to remember keeping your pets safe when it gets too hot.  The...

Oak Hill church treats first responders to appreciation lunch

OAK HILL, WV (WOAY) - First responders got a very special lunch today. A local church in Fayette County treated them. During the COVID-19 pandemic,...

Volunteers restore Harlem Heights cemetery

OAK HILL, WV (WOAY) - Three years after stumbling across a forgotten cemetery, the Mountain State Trail Alliance finishes a project aimed at restoring...

Two arrested on drug charges in Fayette County

FAYETTE COUNTY, WV (WOAY) - A man and woman have been arrested in Fayette County for dealing narcotics. Sheriff Mike s Fridley says, over the last...

Local governments get CARES Act funding

FAYETTE COUNTY, WV (WOAY) - Since the pandemic started, local governments have spent thousands on PPE that wasn't in their budget. " PPE for the...

New River Jet Boats owner cancels season after learning of plans...

FAYETTE COUNTY, WV (WOAY) - The beloved New River Jet Boat will not be hitting the water in 2020. But before you blame it...

Theater puts on virtual performance

FAYETTE COUNTY, WV (WOAY) - The Historic Fayette Theatre is still performing despite the pandemic. Tomorrow is opening night for the theater's production of "Virtual...

Two in Fayette County facing drug charges

OAK HILL, WV (WOAY) - A Fayette County pair are in jail on felony drug charges. Sheriff Mike Fridley released the following information regarding...

Library offers thousands of comics, kids books

FAYETTE COUNTY, WV (WOAY) - The Fayette County Library now offers over 4,000 comics, graphic novels and children's materials online. Usually, libraries host summer programs...

Local gym celebrates two years of business

OAK HILL, WV (WOAY) - Anytime Fitness celebrates its two-year anniversary. The 24-hour gym offers incentives to get the community in its doors this week. Today...

Operation Mountaineer Highway Update: Fayette County man 12th defendant to be...

CHARLESTON, WV (WOAY) – A Fayette County man was sentenced to federal prison for his participation in a drug trafficking operation in Fayette County,...

Fayette County woman pled guilty to embezzlement charges

FAYETTEVILLE, WV (WOAY) - A Fayette County woman accused of embezzling thousands of dollars appeared in court today for a plea hearing. Stephanie Roark, the...

Oak Hill church to offer free lunch to first responders this...

OAK HILL, WV (WOAY) - An Oak Hill church is hosting a lunch for first responders to show their appreciation. As a way to say...

Family and friends gather to remember the life of Shirley Love

OAK HILL, WV (WOAY) - Legendary WOAY broadcaster and state legislator Shirley Love was laid to rest on Monday. Love passed away on Friday...

Arrowhead Bike Farm celebrates second annual women’s weekend

FAYETTEVILLE, WV (WOAY) - The Arrowhead Bike Farm celebrated their second annual women's weekend. The weekend event is meant to encourage women to get outside...

Some express concerns with mask etiquette in restaurants

FAYETTEVILLE, WV (WOAY) - Since the mask mandate began, eating out at restaurants has gotten a little more complicated. Some people have expressed concern about...

Wanted Georgia man arrested in Fayette County

FAYETTE COUNTY, WV (WOAY) - A traffic stop leads to a wanted person's arrest in Fayette County. Sheriff Mike Fridley says, in the early morning...

Oak Hill Police need your help locating a stolen truck

OAK HILL, WV (WOAY) - Oak Hill Police need your help locating a stolen truck. Police say a 1985 GMC truck was stolen near Roberts...

UPDATE: Third person charged in child neglect case turns herself in

UPDATE: Tabitha Jean Turley, 43, from Oak Hill turned herself into deputies today. She was transported to jail to await court proceedings. FAYETTE COUNTY, WV...

Gov. Justice orders flags at half-staff for Shirley Love

CHARLESTON, WV (WOAY) – Gov. Jim Justice has issued a proclamation, ordering all United States and West Virginia flags at the Capitol Complex and all state-owned facilities...

Friends and community members remember the life and legacy of Shirley...

OAK HILL, WV (WOAY) - We were saddened to hear about the passing of one of our own on Friday. Legendary WOAY broadcaster and...
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