Tag: Fayette County

Oak Hill police need your help identifying a truck

OAK HILL, WV (WOAY) - Police in Oak Hill need your help finding the owner of a truck. On Thursday, the Oak Hill Police Department...

New regional school plans for students in Fayette County is approved

MEADOW BRIDGE, WV (WOAY) - The State Board of Education has approved plans to build a new regional school for students in Meadow Bridge...

OHMS Student Competes at Youth Rodeo

FAIRLEA, W.Va. (WOAY) - Starting as young as three years old, kids across the state are learning to rodeo and become the best in...

Fayette County Man Pleads Guilty to Federal Drug Charge

CHARLESTON, W.Va. – A Fayette County man pled guilty for his participation in a drug trafficking organization (DTO) in Fayette County, announced United States Attorney...

Fayetteville’s Wild Weekend Kicks Off With Interactive Nature Exhibits

FAYETTEVILLE, W.Va (WOAY) -Fayetteville’s Wild Weekend Nature Festival kicked off this afternoon with hands-on nature exhibits for kids. The National Park Service and the Department...

Historic Skyline Drive-In Reopens

HILLTOP, W.Va (WOAY) - The legendary Skyline Drive-In on Legends Highway is now back open. The restaurant and bar have a new owner and...

Oak Hill woman arrested after authorities in NC say she violated...

OAK HILL, WV (WOAY) - An Oak Hill woman has been arrested for being a fugitive from justice on prostitution charges. On Thursday, August 8,...

Judge dissolves DEA suspension at Oak Hill Hometown Pharmacy

UPDATE: Friday, November 1, 2019: OAK HILL, WV (WOAY) - Judge dissolves suspension at Oak Hill Hometown Pharmacy. US District Judge Booth Goodwin announces the ruling...

West Virginia Ranked 45th in Seat Belt Use Improvement

FAYETTE COUNTY, W.Va (WOAY) - According to a study done by Lending Tree with help from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, West Virginia...

WVSOM students, staff help stage mass casualty exercise at Summit Bechtel...

LEWISBURG, WV (WOAY) – Autumn Spears, a third-year student at the West Virginia School of Osteopathic Medicine (WVSOM), was one of 26 students and...

Actress Jennifer Garner comes to Fayette County

FAYETTE COUNTY, WV (WOAY) - Actress Jennifer Garner visits Fayette County to kayak. Garner, who is from Charleston, visited the Thurmond area to explore the...

Traffic stop lands one man in jail after deputies find marijuana

OAK HILL, WV (WOAY) - A Scarbro man has been arrested for drug crimes stemming from a traffic stop. Sheriff Mike Fridley released...

Scarbro man arrested after home invasion

SCARBRO, WV (WOAY) - A Scarbro man is in jail on charges resulting from a late night home invasion. Sheriff Mike Fridley released the...

Bridge Jam Happening August 23-24

FAYETTEVILLE, W.Va (WOAY) - Bridge Jam, the music festival that typically happens on Bridge Day is now only two weeks away.  In its fifth year,...

City of Oak Hill to Demolish 20 Dilapidated Properties

OAK HILL W, Va (WOAY) - A house at the corner of 3rd Avenue and 3rd Street in Oak Hill fell victim to a...

New Primary, Middle School to Open in Oak Hill

FAYETTE COUNTY, W.Va. (WOAY) - Oak Hill Middle School and the New River Primary Elementary School are nearly finished. "This is an awesome feeling, right...

Contura Energy Makes Bid for Blackjewel Mines

CHARLESTON, W.Va. (WOAY) - Contura Energy made a bid of $33.75 million for the assets of three Blackjewel mines in Wyoming and West Virginia. The...

Oak Hill woman arrested on drug charges

OAK HILL, WV (WOAY) - An Oak Hill woman has been arrested on alleged drug charges. Oak Hill Police along with the Central West Virginia...

Scouting Couple Gets Engaged at Jamboree

GLEN JEAN, W.Va (WOAY) -  The World Scout Jamboree has been a memorable experience for many, but it will be especially memorable for Ellie...

Over 18,000 Scouts Climb Out of Comfort Zone at Boulder Cove

GLEN JEAN, W.Va (WOAY) - Boulder Cove is home to the large rock and repel walls at the Summit Bechtel Reserve. It’s a place...

$300 Worth of Peaches Stolen From Ansted’s New Produce Market

ANSTED, W.Va (WOAY) - Green Acres Summersville set up a produce market in Ansted at the beginning of the month. On Saturday night and...

Operation Mountaineer Highway Update: Fayette County Man Sentenced to Prison...

CHARLESTON, W.Va. – United States Attorney Mike Stuart announced today that a Fayette County man was sentenced in federal court on his conviction for...

Trading Post Stays Busy as World Scout Jamboree Wraps Up

GLEN JEAN, W.Va (WOAY) - The Jamboree officially wraps up Thursday and scouts will head out on Friday which is why the trading post...

Raleigh General Hospital Recognized for Jamboree Contributions

GLEN JEAN, W.Va (WOAY) - On Wednesday, Raleigh General Hospital was recognized for its contributions to the World Scout Jamboree.  The hospital has been...

New Zealand Scout With Cerebral Palsy Achieves Country’s Highest Scout Honor

GLEN JEAN, W.Va (WOAY) - Ronan McConney joined Scouts New Zealand at the age of 10. At 17, he has now reached the highest peak...
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