Tag: Monroe County

Monroe County schools will have deep cleanings every Wednesday this fall

MONROE COUNTY, WV (WOAY) - The Monroe County Board of Education announced a tentative plan for a deep cleaning in schools throughout the county...

Monroe County Board of Education approves virtual learning option

MONROE COUNTY, WV (WOAY) - A couple of weeks ago, the Monroe County Board of Education sent out a survey to parents to gauge...

Monroe County Schools release reopening plans, offers virtual school option

MONROE COUNTY, WV (WOAY) - THe Monroe County Board of Education approved the tentative school re-entry plan for 2020-2021. Employees will begin on August 24,...

US 219, Peterstown-Lindside Road will temporarily close

MONROE COUNTY, WV (WOAY) - West Virginia Division of Highways (WVDOH) announces that US 219, Peterstown-Lindside Road, will be closed to traffic at milepost...

Monroe County Schools seeking input on reentry plans for upcoming school...

UNION, WV (WOAY) - Monroe County Schools are asking for input on reentry plans for the upcoming school year. School officials are seeking to gain...

Pipestem prepares for weekend fundraiser

PIPESTEM, WV (WOAY) - The Pipestem Ruritan Club building is hosting a community-wide fundraiser this Saturday. On June 29, a house fire destroyed the home...

Athens Volunteer Fire Department assists in church fire

PRINCETON, WV (WOAY) - The New Beginnings Praise and Worship Center in Princeton was set on fire two separate times in June. The church,...

Flood recovery continues in Alderson

ALDERSON, WV (WOAY) - It's been almost three weeks since the heavy flooding in Alderson on June 19. The flooding caused significant damage in Monroe...

Vounteers aid flood clean up

ALDERSON, WV (WOAY) - Flooding in Alderson impacted plenty of homes throughout the town. While local companies have led the cleanup, volunteers have also...

Monroe County Commission meets regarding ambulances

UNION, WV (WOAY) - The Monroe County Commission met today to discuss ambulance fees across the county. Monroe is in the process of updating its...

Monroe Flood Plain Manager provides Alderson flooding update

UNION, WV (WOAY) - Two weeks ago, Alderson received two and a half inches of rain in a thirty minute window, which caused flooding...

Monroe County conducts free community COVID-19 testing for first time

LINDSIDE, WV (WOAY) - Free community testing for COVID-19 was offered in Monroe County for the first time.  According to the Monroe County Health Department...

Free COVID-19 testing to take place in Monroe County Saturday

LINDSIDE, WV (WOAY) - There will be a drive-thru COVID 19 community testing event at James Monroe High School in Monroe County on Saturday,...

Clean-up begins after Alderson flooding

ALDERSON, WV (WOAY) - The rain continued to wreak havoc throughout the state this past weekend. This time, the counties of Monroe and Greenbrier...

Alderson residents feel impact of flooding

ALDERSON, WV (WOAY) - Many people throughout Alderson suffered damage to their homes due to the flooding this past weekend. While some may be...

City Hall assists in Alderson Clean Up

ALDERSON, WV (WOAY) - One of the major concerns for Monroe and Greenbrier County after the flooding this past weekend is recovery. While Alderson...

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...

Scene cleared after 3-vehicle accident

MONROE COUNTY, WV (WOAY) - Dispatchers say Route 219 is clear after an accident earlier this afternoon. Around 12:27 p.m., dispatchers say Station 7 Fire...

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...

Gov. Jim Justice issues state of emergency for Monroe County

ALDERSON, WV (WOAY) - Gov. Jim Justice has issued a state of emergency for Monroe County due to flash flooding. Between approximately 4:30 and 5:15...

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...

Union-Lindside Road in Monroe County to be closed for maintenance

MONROE COUNTY, WV (WOAY) - West Virginia Division of Highways (WVDOH) announces that US 219, Union-Lindside Road, will be closed to through traffic at...

Portion of US 219 in Monroe County closed due to flooding

MONROE COUNTY, WV (WOAY) - A portion of US Route 219 between Peterstown and Lindside is closed in Monroe County due to flooding. Dispatchers tell...

Monroe County Health Department reports another case of COVID-19

MONROE COUNTY, WV (WOAY) - The Monroe County Health Department is confirming another case of COVID-19. According to the health department, there are seven positive...
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