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UPDATE: Name Released Of Woman Killed In 1-77 Accident

UPDATE:  One woman is dead after being struck by a semi truck on 1-77. State Police have released the name of the woman fatally hit....

Bluefield’s Fun in the Sun Day Camp Kicks Off This Week

BLUEFIELD, VA (WOAY) - This week kicked off the Fun in the Sun Day Camp in Bluefield, Virginia. This camp is put on by the...

Bluefield Man Arrested After He Arranged To Meet A Purported Minor...

BLUEFIELD, WV (WOAY) - A man has been arrested after he allegedly tried to solicit a minor for sex. Detectives say on June 1, 2019,...

Man Arrested For Engaging In Illicit Sexual Conduct With Whom He...

BLUEFIELD, WV (WOAY) - A Virginia man is out on bond after he allegedly attempted to meet a minor for sex. Detectives say, on June...

Bluefield Residents Voice Concerns Over Grant Street Bridge Closure

BLUEFIELD, W.Va (WOAY) - The Grant Street Bridge in Bluefield has officially closed for repair. The bridge was built in 1941 and hasn’t seen repairs...

Bluefield Man Arrested For Trying To Solicit A Minor

BLUEFIELD, WV (WOAY) - A Bluefield man has been arrested after he allegedly tried to solicit a minor. On June 1, 2019, Jacob Adams, 26,...

Local Bridge In Mercer County Closed For Repairs

BLUEFIELD, WV(WOAY) - Starting on June 6th, 2019 Grant Street Bridge in Bluefield will be closed. During a routine inspection by Division of Highways, officials...

Community Asked To Wear Blue To Honor Bluefield Police Officer Killed

BLUEFIELD, WV (WOAY) - It will be two years since a Bluefield Police Officer was killed in the line of duty. On Thursday, March 30,...

Valley College Announces Program Changes This Fall

PRINCETON, WV (WOAY) - Valley College has announced it will be ending its Certified Nursing Assistant training program at the Princeton location this fall....

Mercer County Man Facing Several Sexual Assault Charges

PRINCETON, WV (WOAY) - A Mercer County man is in jail after alleged sexual assault, and other charges. According to Princeton Police, Eric Foster,...

Hatfield-McCoy Trail in Mercer County Celebrates 7th Anniversary

MERCER COUNTY, W.Va (WOAY)- This weekend makes the seventh anniversary for the the Hatfield-McCoy’s Pocahontas trail in Mercer County. Located in Bramwell, this is just...

One Man Is Injured During An Officer-Involved Shooting In Princeton 

PRINCETON, WV (WOAY) - An officer-involved shooting sends one person to the hospital. On Monday, May 20, 2019, at around 11:45 am, two members of...

Two Arrested After Dog Found Laying In Its Feces

BLUEFIELD, WV (WOAY) - Two people from Bluefield charged with animal cruelty. On May 20, 2019, at 1600 hours Patrolman RV Johnson arrested Juan...

Bluefield State College Gives Mine Rescue Teams A Stage To Compete

Bluefield, W.Va (WOAY)- Bluefield State College held its 13th annual mine rescue competition. Eleven mine rescue teams from West Virginia and Virginia came to compete. Each...

Judge Overturns Conviction Of Truck Driver In Fatal Crash

PRINCETON, W.Va. (AP) — A judge has overturned the conviction of an Illinois truck driver in a crash that killed a North Carolina family...

Princeton Police Catch Drug Suspect In the Act

PRINCETON, WV (WOAY)- Police in Princeton make an arrest after reportedly catching the suspect engaging in a drug transaction. According to the Princeton Police Dept.,...

Bluefield Hospital Celebrates Hospital Week

Bluefield, W.Va. (WOAY) - Bluefield Regional Medical Center is celebrating Hospital Week by placing the holiday focus on their employees.  “We work so hard every...

Bluefield Fire Department Awarded State Farm Grant

Bluefield, W.Va. (WOAY) - At today’s Bluefield, West Virginia board meeting, a local agent from State Farm presented the city’s Fire Department with the...

116 People Indicted After Multi-State Drug Roundup

TAZEWELL COUNTY, VA (WOAY) - 116 people have been indicted after a multi-state drug roundup. See the full list of those that have been...

Militia group leader arrested in West Virginia

SPOKANE, Wash. (AP) — A Stevens County man wanted for allegedly extorting members of his own militia group has been arrested in West Virginia. The...

Concord University Expands Tuition Program

ATHENS, W.V. (WOAY)- Concord University is expanding the tuition discount program currently offered to include locations in Virginia, North Carolina and Maryland. This will...

Mercer County Schools Faced With Three Lawsuits After Pre-School Children Were...

MERCER COUNTY, WV (WOAY) - Three lawsuits have been filed against Mercer County Schools, claiming a teacher mistreated and abused children. One suit alleges...

Community Foundation Of The Virginia’s Now Accepting Applications For The 2019...

BLUEFIELD, WV (WOAY) - The Community Foundation's 23rd annual Grants Application Period is now open and applications will be accepted through July 1, 2019. Information...

Gov. Justice, WVDOT Officials Celebrate Groundbreaking On King Coal Highway Addition

BLUEFIELD, WV (WOAY) – Gov. Jim Justice held a groundbreaking ceremony today, with leaders from the West Virginia Department of Transportation, to commemorate the...

Bluefield Rotary Club Donates $10,500 To Area Non-Profits

BLUEFIELD, WV (WOAY) - Five area non-profit organizations received contributions from the Rotary Club of Bluefield, West Virginia. The contributions were derived from the...
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