• Tag: Greenbrier County

    UPDATE: One Person In Custody After Lewisburg Shooting

    UPDATE: GREENBRIER COUNTY, WV (WOAY)- One man was arrested yesterday in connection to a shooting over the weekend. Troopers say, 19 year old Wade Holliday,...

    Town Of Rainelle Swears In New Police Chief

    RAINELLE, WV (WOAY) - A new police chief was sworn in for the Town of Rainelle. Dean Fankell, a retired Greenbrier County deputy, was officially sworn...

    2nd Annual New Fair Food Contest

    LEWISBURG, WV (WOAY) -  Celebrating our 95th fair with new traditions! 9 brand new food items will be competing during Fair week to win...

    Rainelle Police Chief Fired

    RAINELLE, WV (WOAY) - The Town of Rainelle has decided to let their police chief go. J.P. Stevens tells WOAY that he is no longer...

    Alderson Fire Department Hosts Firemen’s Rodeo

    ALDERSON, W.Va (WOAY) - The July 4th celebrations in Alderson took place all weekend. On Friday night, the Alderson Fire Department and E.M.S. put...

    Lewisburg’s New Mayor Reflects on Her Historic Win

    LEWISBURG, W.Va (WOAY) -  Beverly White was born and raised in Lewisburg. And after serving 16 years on the city council, she felt the...

    Local Veteran Discusses Appropriate Ways to Wear the American Flag

    RAINELLE, W.Va (WOAY) -  Navy Veteran Kelly Goddard wants all those celebrating the Fourth of July to have fun and show off their patriotism...

    Ronceverte Police Chief placed on paid leave due to investigation

    RONCEVERTE, WV (WOAY) - Ronceverte's Police Chief has been placed on paid administrative leave. According to the City Administrator for the Town Of Ronceverte, Police...

    Gov. Justice names former Rainelle Mayor Andrea Pendleton a Distinguished West...

    RAINELLE, WV (WOAY) – Gov. Jim Justice today named former Mayor Andrea “Andy” Pendleton, of Rainelle, a Distinguished West Virginian. The award was presented to...

    Deputies in Greenbrier County need your help locating a stolen UTV

    RENICK, WV (WOAY) - The Greenbrier County Sheriff's Department needs your help in locating a stolen American Trail Wagon Brand, 2013 UTV side by...

    UPDATED: Missing Teen Found

    UPDATE: Andrew Crosson has been located and is back home. GREENBRIER COUNTY, W.Va. (WOAY) - The Greenbrier County Sheriff's Department is looking for 14-year-old Andrew...

    Three Transported To Hospital After Car Hydroplaned In Greenbrier County

    GREENBRIER COUNTY, WV (WOAY) - On Monday, June 24, 2019, at approximately 6:30 pm, the Greenbrier County Sheriff’s Office responded to a single-vehicle accident...

    Three Years Later: Remembering the Flood

    RAINELLE, W.Va. (WOAY) - Three years ago, flood waters infamously destroyed homes and businesses across the state. Monica Venable owns the Smathers Funeral Chapel in...

    Deputies Searching For Man Who Escaped Home Confinement

    LEWISBURG, WV (WOAY) - The Greenbrier County Sheriff's Department is asking for your help in locating a man who escaped home confinement. Robert Michael King Last known...

    MSHA Reports Reveal Details Behind Miner’s Death

    GREENBRIER COUNTY, W.Va. (WOAY) - Mine-safety regulators say a mining death occurred because the mine operator didn’t identify the place where the miner was...

    UPDATE: Lewisburg Shooting Suspect Arrested In Ohio, Victim Has Died

    UPDATE: Thursday, June 13 at 1 pm: LEWISBURG, WV (WOAY) - A man who shot a 17-year-old in Lewisburg has been arrested again for...

    Fairlea Volunteer Fire Department to Host Second Annual Music Bash

    LEWISBURG, WV (WOAY) -  The Fairlea Volunteer Fire Department is set to host its Second Annual Music Bash featuring Mark Wills with special guests...

    Greenbrier County Election Results; Lewisburg Elects First Female African-American Mayor

    GREENBRIER COUNTY, WV (WOAY) - Municipal Election results are in for several towns in Greenbrier County: For the Town of Rainelle: Mayor: Jason Smith with 140...

    West Virginia Renaissance Festival Kicks Off

    LEWISBURG, W.Va (WOAY) - The West Virginia Renaissance Festival kicked off its summer season in Lewisburg this weekend. Newswatch reporter Anna Saunders introduces us...

    Over 30 People Indicted By Grand Jury In Greenbrier County

    GREENBRIER COUNTY, WV (WOAY) - A Greenbrier County grand jury has returned indictments against  31 people. The charges range from sexual abuse, burglary, grand larceny,...

    Road to Recovery: Post Office to Open Next Week

    RAINELLE, W.Va. (WOAY) - A small town ravished by the 2016 floods will make another step towards recovery on Monday with the opening of...

    Renovations Underway at Greenbrier Valley Airport

    GREENBRIER COUNTY, WV (WOAY)- The Greenbrier Valley Airport has made a number of renovations over the past few years and now they're moving on...

    One Person Is Dead After Car Accident In Greebrier County

    CALDWELL, WV (WOAY) -A Virginia man is dead after a vehicle accident in Greenbrier County. On Saturday, June 01, 2019, at approximately 8:01 am, members...

    Veterans Make Annual Stop in Southern West Virginia

    RAINELLE, W.Va. (WOAY) - Citizens of Rainelle continued the long-standing tradition of welcoming a gang of bikers into their community on Thursday. About 600 bikers...

    UPDATE: Candlelight Vigil To Be Held For Greenbrier West High School...

    UPDATE: GREENBRIER COUNTY, WV (WOAY) - A candlelight vigil will be held for a Greenbrier West student who died in an ATV accident. On Thursday,...
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