- Advertisement -

Tag: McDowell County

McDowell County concludes testing on minority populations

KEYSTONE, WV (WOAY) - McDowell County concluded testing for minority populations this weekend.  COVID-19 has a higher positive test rate for minority populations than the...

Community wide testing for COVID-19 continues in McDowell County

MCDOWELL COUNTY, WV (WOAY) - As we head into the weekend, McDowell County pushes forward with COVID-19 testing despite low numbers. The county has had...

Pool in Welch to open with modifications

WELCH, WV (WOAY) - The Linkous Park Pool in Welch hopes to open this weekend. Staff will take temperatures of guests and ask a series...

City of Welch to open pool this weekend

WELCH, WV (WOAY) - The City of Welch will open the Linkous Park pool on Saturday, June 6, 2020. Pool hours will be Monday -...

Town of Gary cleans up illegal garbage dump sites with city-wide...

GARY, WV (WOAY) - The town of Gary just conducted a city-wide crackdown on illegal trash dumping.  The town brought in a number of enforcement...

COVID-19 testing for vulnerable populations to take place in McDowell 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...

Town of Gary to crack down on illegal trash dumping

GARY, WV (WOAY) - In recent years the town has had issues with the illegal dumping of trash and the town’s police force is...

Gov. Justice Awards $1 Million for Reconnecting McDowell’s Renaissance Village Housing...

CHARLESTON, WV (WOAY) - Gov. Jim Justice today awarded Reconnecting McDowell $1 million from the Abandoned Mine Land Grants program, to be used for...

Town of Gary to update police memorial with plaque featuring names...

GARY, WV (WOAY) - In the small town of Gary, the police force is trying to find the names of all fallen officers in...

Town of Gary’s police force receives CB radio donation

GARY, WV (WOAY) - The town's police force recently received a donation of CB radios to use in their squad cars.  Before the donation, the...

Small town unveils only permanent police memorial in Southern West Virginia

GARY, WV (WOAY) - The only permanent police memorial in Southern West Virginia was unveiled. Gary Police Chief S.P. McKinney says he is happy to...

Staff member at McDowell County Corrections Facility tests positive for COVID-19

MCDOWELL COUNTY, WV (WOAY) - A staff member at the McDowell County Federal Corrections Facility has tested positive for COVID-19. As of now, no prisoners...

Small town in McDowell County to unveil police memorial this weekend

GARY, WV (WOAY) - The small town of Gary is erecting a memorial to honor fallen police officers. Police Chief S.P. McKinney says that...

McDowell County Health Departments confirms testing complete at Golden Harvest Unit

MCDOWELL COUNTY, WV (WOAY) - The McDowell County Health Department is reporting that everyone at the Golden Harvest Unit has been tested for COVID-19. ”As...

McDowell County reports all residents who tested positive from COVID-19 have...

MCDOWELL COUNTY, WV (WOAY) - The McDowell County Health Department is reporting that the sixth resident who previously tested positive for COVID-19 has now...

Two more patients have recovered from COVID-19 in McDowell County

MCDOWELL COUNTY, WV (WOAY) - Two more people have recovered from COVID-19 in McDowell County. According to the McDowell County Health Department,  two residents who previously...

McDowell County Health Department says three people have recovered from COVID-19

MCDOWELL COUNTY, WV (WOAY) - According to the McDowell County Health Department, the first three people diagnosed with COVID-19 have recovered. There have been six...

McDowell County confirms sixth positive COVID-19 case

MCDOWELL COUNTY, WV (WOAY) - McDowell County Health Department confirms its sixth positive COVID-19 case. The Health Department released the following information: “ A sixth...

McDowell County confirms fifth COVID-19 case, not related to other four

MCDOWELL COUNTY, WV (WOAY) - The McDowell County Health Department confirms its fifth case of COVID-19. “A fifth case of COVID-19 was confirmed by McDowell...

McDowell County Health Department confirms 4th positive COVID-19 case

MCDOWELL COUNTY, WV (WOAY) - The McDowell County Health Department confirms its fourth case of COVID-19. The Health Department released the following information: "McDowell County Health...

McDowell County confirms third positive case of COVID-19

MCDOWELL COUNTY, WV (WOAY) - McDowell County Health Department says the county now has its third confirmed case of COVID-19. "At approximately 1:15 p.m. on...

Pocahontas County led WV in new business growth, McDowell County sees...

CHARLESTON, WV (WOAY) – Pocahontas County led West Virginia in new business registration growth percentage for March 2020. A total of 10 new businesses...

UPDATE: McDowell County confirms second case of COVID-19

UPDATE: MCDOWELL COUNTY, WV (WOAY) - At approximately 7:30 p.m. on Sunday, April 5, 2020, the McDowell County Health Department was notified of a...

McDowell County Schools to start bus deliveries of food to students...

MCDOWELL COUNTY, WV (WOAY) - McDowell County Schools will provide lunch for ANY CHILD 18 and UNDER starting tomorrow Monday, March 16, 2020 at all...

Coney Island underpass temporarily closed in McDowell County

MCDOWELL COUNTY, WV (WOAY) - Officials in McDowell County say the Coney Island underpass in McDowell County is temporarily closed due to high water....

- Advertisement -

X