Tag: Monroe County

Three Halloween events scheduled in Alderson

ALDERSON, WV (WOAY) - Three separate events in Alderson will combine to make October 31st a fun-filled day and evening for children. A “Trunk or...

Nation’s First Spit Tobacco Prevention Barn Gets Fresh Coat of Paint

MONROE COUNTY, W.Va (WOAY) -  On Wednesday, in Monroe County, the nation’s very first spit tobacco prevention barn was rededicated as it has been...

WVDA invites Public and Producers to Discuss State Milk Program

CHARLESTON, WV (WOAY) -  The West Virginia Department of Agriculture (WVDA) invites producers and the public to discuss the current state of the dairy...

Nation’s First Spit Tobacco Prevention Barn Receives New Paint to Mark...

LINDSIDE, WV (WOAY) - To mark the 10th Anniversary of the Nation’s First Spit Tobacco Prevention Barn, Community Connections, in support of the Southern Coalfields...

Town Of Union suspends selling bulk water due to drought

UNION, WV (WOAY) - Town of Union stops selling water for farm and home use as water sources have dropped to unsustainable levels. The Mayor...

Local fire department and EMS honored at council meeting

ALDERSON, WV (WOAY) - Alderson VFW Commander Jack Gadd and member Herbert “Herbie” Burdette came to the September 12 regular Council Meeting for the...

State Troopers in Union Searching For Sex Offender

UNION, WV (WOAY)-State Troopers are searching for a Virginia man who is a convicted sex offender. Troopers said in a news release, Jeremiah Cleveland Ackelson...

Alderson police searching for woman who escaped custody

ALDERSON, WV (WOAY) - Alderson police are currently looking for a woman who escaped custody on drug charges. Cherith Brooks was under arrest for possession...

Missing Man Out Of Alderson

ALDERSON, WV (WOAY)- Authorities are searching for a missing 69 year old man from Alderson. Elmer Ray Bryant Sr. was last seen by his family...

Two arrested on drug charges in Alderson

ALDERSON, WV (WOAY) - Members of Alderson Police Department executed a search warrant on a residence on Chase Street. This search warrant was obtained...

Emergency Services Respond to Smoke in Nursing Home

LINDSIDE, W.Va. (WOAY) According to Monroe County Dispatch,  smoke from an air conditioner in a nursing home prompted 911 calls. Around 3:13 pm, Peterstown and...

Lawsuit filed in Monroe County over ambulance fee

MONROE COUNTY, WV (WOAY) - A lawsuit has been filed against the Monroe County Commission over an ambulance fee. Resident Gary Campbell filed a lawsuit...

UPDATE: Man Charged For Manslaughter In Monroe County

UPDATE: (6/5/2019) MONROE COUNTY, WV (WOAY) - A man has been indicted for manslaughter in Monroe County. A grand jury has returned an indictment against...

Alderson Hosts 4th Annual Strawberry Festival

ALDERSON, W.Va (WOAY)- Alderson hosted its fourth annual Strawberry Festival today. Newswatch reporter Anna Saunders was there to talk with the local farmers who...

Alderson Considers Water Treatment System Project

ALDERSON, WV (WOAY) - At a meeting of the Alderson Utility Board on Thursday, April 25, at Alderson City Hall, staff from the Thrasher...

Pipeline protester arrested in Monroe County, faces felony charge

LINDSIDE, W.Va. (AP) — A West Virginia official says a North Carolina man protesting the Mountain Valley Pipeline has been charged with a felony. Monroe...
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