Tag: Fayette County

Fayetteville’s New Roots Community Farm brings new face to farming

FAYETTEVILLE, WV (WOAY) - The New Roots Community Farm in Fayetteville is on the grounds of the old Whitlock Farm but what makes this...

EPA hosts open house in Oak Hill; Minden residents leave feeling...

OAK HILL, W.Va (WOAY) - The people of Minden have been awaiting the return of the EPA after being put on the National Priority...

Fayetteville Mayor addresses Fayette Co. Superintendent’s comments about PK-8 playground

FAYETTEVILLE, W.Va (WOAY) - On Monday, Fayette County Superintendent Terry George stated in an interview with us that the Town of Fayetteville "backed out"...

Public Service Commission hears from Page-Kincaid residents about ongoing water problems

FAYETTE COUNTY, W.Va (WOAY) - For over a year, the residents of Page-Kincaid have been dealing with discolored and foul-smelling water forcing them to...

Fayette Co. BOE Says Town of Fayetteville ‘Backed Out’ of Paying...

FAYETTEVILLE, W.Va (WOAY) - The equipment for a new playground at Fayetteville PK-8 that has been sitting outside for weeks may soon get assembled...

Fayetteville Man Rides High Line in Wheelchair for the Second Year...

FAYETTEVILLE, W.Va (WOAY) - Last year, Sib Weatherford, a Fayetteville native, made history as he was the first person to go down the high...

BASE Jumpers Reflect on Bridge Day Experience

FAYETTE COUNTY, WV (WOAY) - Whether you watched Bridge Day in person or through video, odds are you’re tried to put yourself in the...

Crowds Flock To Watch Jumpers Catapult From Bridge

LANSING, W. Va. (WOAY)- While most of us would never dare to jump from the bridge, others are willing to go to the extremes...

Billy Ray Bibb announces the release of ‘A Miner’s Family: Memories...

CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. – Billy Ray Bibb always had a desire to share his life’s story as a son of a coal miner and the...

Local Man Prepares To Participate In Bridge Day Festivities

FAYETTEVILLE, W. Va. (WOAY)- Bridge Day is the largest single day event in West Virginia. Thousands of people from around the world gather at...

Youth Arts in the Parks 2020 Contest Announced

GLEN JEAN, W.Va. (WOAY) - Local students can celebrate their creativity and interest in nature through the Youth Arts in the Parks 2020 Appalachian...

New deputy sworn-in in Fayette County

FAYETTE COUNTY, WV (WOAY) - Sheriff Mike Fridley is proud to announce the addition of Deputy Sheriff Jacob Massile. He was sworn in by Chief...

Fayette Co. State Trooper Wins Prestigious Award

FAYETTE COUNTY, W.Va (WOAY) - Last week, Cpl. John Syner, who serves in Fayette County, received the West Virginia State Police Superintendent’s Award. This...

Adventures On The Gorge Holding Community Yard Sale In November

LANSING, W. Va. (WOAY)- Adventures on the Gorge will be cleaning out and replacing their old inventory in November. The first annual community yard sale...

Railroad crossing closures announced in Fayette County

FAYETTE COUNTY, WV (WOAY) - CSX Railroad has scheduled closings to the crossing listed below for repair. This will necessitate rerouting traffic. Signage will...

Fayette County man arrested after striking a resident with a metal...

KIMBERLY, WV (WOAY) - A Fayette County man is in jail facing serious domestic violence related allegations. Sheriff Mike Fridley says, on October 9th, 2019,...

Active Southern West Virginia is offering a free bicycle valet service...

FAYETTEVILLE, WV (WOAY) - Active Southern West Virginia will have a complimentary bicycle valet station set up on the south end of the New...

Mount Hope mayor says Christmas is under attack by liberals, invites...

MOUNT HOPE, WV (WOAY) - Yesterday, the City of Charleston announced their decision to rename their former annual Christmas parade as the “Winter Parade”....

Man arrested on drug charges in Fayette County

FAYETTE COUNTY, WV (WOAY) - An additional suspect has been arrested on outstanding narcotics warrants obtained by the Central West Virginia Drug Task Force. According...

Helicopter Removes Old Antenna at WOAY

OAK HILL, W.Va (WOAY) - WOAY-TV is temporarily transmitting at a reduced power. If you use an antenna to watch free, over-the-air television, you...

Public meeting set on New River Gorge National River redesignation

FAYETTEVILLE, W.Va. (AP) — A public meeting is scheduled on a bill to redesignate the New River Gorge National River in West Virginia as...

Manchin, Capito announce 3.4 million dollars for Fayette and Raleigh County...

WEST VIRGINIA (WOAY) – U.S. Senators Joe Manchin (D-WV) and Shelley Moore Capito (R-WV), members of the U.S. Senate Appropriations Committee, today announced $3,480,848...

Several arrested on drug charges in Fayette County, more arrests coming

FAYETTE COUNTY, WV (WOAY) - A series of drug arrests have been made in the Fayette County area in the last week. Sheriff Mike Fridley...

Icelandic Rangers Visit New River Gorge National River

GLEN JEAN, WV (WOAY) – Two park rangers from Iceland just spent a week at New River Gorge National River learning about park management...

Breast Cancer Survivor Decorates Office to Spread Awareness

FAYETTEVILLE, W.Va (WOAY) - If you walk into the doors of the Plateau Medical Group clinic in Fayetteville throughout the month of October, you...
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