Tag: Greenbrier County

Rainelle votes to cancel fall festival

RAINELLE, WV (WOAY) - Rainelle Town Council voted on Monday night to cancel this year’s fall festival. Councilman John Wyatt says the council wanted to...

‘A legacy of love;’ Rainelle remembers how the community came together...

RAINELLE, WV (WOAY) - Today marks four years since the devastating 2016 floods that claimed the lives of 23 people in Southern West Virginia....

WV remembers fourth anniversary of the 2016 deadly floods

WEST VIRGINIA (WOAY) – Today, June 23, marks the fourth anniversary of the deadly 2016 floods that hit West Virginia. Twenty-three people died as a...

More positive COVID-19 cases reported in connection to Greenbrier County church...

GREENBRIER COUNTY, WV (WOAY) - More COVID-19 cases have been reported following an outbreak at a church in Greenbrier County. According to the Greenbrier County...

Flood clean-up scheduled for June 24 in Alderson

ALDERSON, WV (WOAY) - The National Guard will be in the Town of Alderson and the immediately surrounding area to pick up flood-damaged items...

Alderson residents continue to struggle with aftermath of flash flood

ALDERSON, WV (WOAY) - The town of Alderson is still dealing with the aftermath of a flash flood that occurred earlier this weekend.  Around two-dozen...

Gov. Justice declares State of Emergency for Greenbrier and Monroe counties

CHARLESTON, WV (WOAY) – Gov. Jim Justice has declared a State of Emergency for Greenbrier and Monroe counties due to heavy rainfall that caused significant...

Local State of Emergency declared in Alderson due to flooding

UPDATE: ALDERSON, WV (WOAY) -Between approximately 4:30 and 5:15 p.m. on Friday, June 19, 2020 about 2.5 inches of water fell on Alderson and...

Flooding reported in Greenbrier, Monroe counties

WOAY - Dispatchers have confirmed to WOAY there are multiple roads affected by flooding in both Greenbrier and Monroe counties. Rescue crews are currently en...

Greenbrier County Health Department investigating possible second church outbreak of COVID-19

GREENBRIER COUNTY, WV (WOAY) - The Greenbrier County Health Department is monitoring a possible COVID-19 exposure at another church. The Health Department posted on Facebook...

DMV appointment scheduler now available in Lewisburg

CHARLESTON, WV (WOAY) - Three additional offices have been added to the DMV appointment scheduler available online at dmv.wv.gov. Spencer, Lewisburg, and Moorefield will...

The State Fair of West Virginia Board of Director votes to...

GREENBRIER COUNTY, WV (WOAY)- Due to the recent COVID-19 Outbreak in Greenbrier County, the State Fair of West Virginia has announced in a statement...

2020 WV State Fair Canceled

LEWISBURG, WV (WOAY) - 2020 State Fair of West Virginia to Cancel The State Fair of West Virginia Board of Directors voted on Tuesday to...

Ollie’s opens new store in Greenbrier County

RONCEVERTE, WV (WOAY) - Greenbrier County welcomed a new shopping favorite to the area this morning as Ollie's opened its newest location. Out of precaution to...

Lewisburg competing to become National Best Small Town Food Scene

LEWISBURG, WV (WOAY) - Lewisburg is recognized on a national scale on USA Today's top 10 Small Town Food Scenes. The Greenbrier County town is...

Greenbrier County family needs help covering medical costs for unborn baby...

GREENBRIER COUNTY, WV (WOAY) - A family from Greenbrier County needs the community's help to cover financial costs from medical expenses. Victoria, an unborn baby...

Greenbrier County woman pleads guilty to wire fraud

BECKLEY, WV (WOAY) – A Greenbrier County woman pled guilty to a wire fraud charge today, according to United States Attorney Mike Stuart. Cathy...

White Suplhur Springs Public Library reopens with health precautions

WHITE SULPHUR SPRINGS, WV (WOAY) - The White Sulphur Springs Library is open to the public after being closed for months.  Some limitations are in...

More COVID-19 positive results linked to Greenbrier County church outbreak

GREENBRIER COUNTY, WV (WOAY) - More COVID-19 cases have been reported at a church in Greenbrier County. Thirty-three people have tested positive in connection to...

28 positive cases reported at Graystone Baptist Church in Ronceverte

RONCEVERTE, WV (WOAY) - An COVID-19 outbreak at a baptist church in Greenbrier County has left many church members with the virus. Graystone Baptist church,...

UDPATE: More church members tests positive for COVID-19

UPDATE: (Monday, June 15, 2020 at 12 pm) GREENBRIER COUNTY, WV (WOAY) - A church in Greenbrier County is reporting more cases of COVID-19. Graystone...

COVID-19 Outbreak Confirmed in Greenbrier County Church

GREENBRIER COUNTY, WV (WOAY) - The West Virginia Department of Health and Human Resources (DHHR) has confirmed five COVID-19 outbreaks at churches in West Virginia,...

2020 State Fair of West Virginia to take place as scheduled

LEWISBURG, WV (WOAY) - With support from local and state health officials, the State Fair of West Virginia Board of Directors has voted to...

Tim Stover wins Magistrate Division 1 in Greenbrier County

LEWISBURG, WV (WOAY) - Last night, Tim Stover won Magistrate Division 1 in Greenbrier County. The former Chief of Police won against James Childers, Todd...

Community wide COVID-19 testing to take place in Greenbrier County

CHARLESTON, WV (WOAY) - As part of Gov. Jim Justice’s initiative to increase testing opportunities for minorities and other vulnerable populations in counties with...
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