• Tag: Nicholas County

    EXCLUSIVE: Wanted Man Says He’s Innocent After Turning Himself In

    SUMMERSVILLE, W. Va. (WOAY)- On Tuesday, we told you about Nicholas County Deputies looking for 46-year-old Shaun Richard Duke after being wanted for three...

    Nicholas County Fire Stations Begin Taking Donations For Shop With A...

    SUMMERSVILLE, W. Va. (WOAY)- The third annual Shop With A First Responder program is now accepting donations. Shop With A First Responder is a program...

    One person dead after officer-involved shooting in Nicholas County

    NICHOLAS COUNTY, WV (WOAY) - One person is dead after an officer-involved shooting in Nicholas County. Officials tell WOAY that shortly after 5 pm on...

    Summersville Police Department Looking To Hire New Police Officers

    SUMMERSVILLE, W. Va. (WOAY)- Summersville Police Department is looking to hire more officers. They are currently in the application stage of hiring two new police...

    Real Men Wear Pink Campaign And Fundraising Begins For Breast Cancer...

    SUMMERSVILLE, W. Va. (WOAY)- October is breast cancer awareness month and the fundraising has already begun. The Real Men Wear Pink campaign began today and...

    Python on the loose in Nicholas County

    RICHWOOD, WV (WOAY) - A python is on the loose in Nicholas County. According to Richwood officials, a domesticated pet python has escaped its enclosure...

    Elementary School Teacher Resigns After Bringing Gun to School

    RICHWOOD, W.Va. (WOAY) - A  local teacher charged with bringing a loaded gun to school resigned from her job Monday. Shana Knight, 34, was arrested...

    Road closure announced in Nicholas County

    NICHOLAS COUNTY, WV (WOAY) - West Virginia Division of Highways announces a road closure. CR 39/11, Greenbrier Road, will be closed for half-hour intervals, .32...

    Gauley Rafting Season Here; Water Releases Begin Today

    SUMMERSVILLE, W. Va. (WOAY)- The fall rafting season is here! Summersville Lake will begin lowering its water levels today and will continue through October 20....

    ACLU files FOIA request with Richwood officials over “Do Not Serve...

    RICHWOOD, WV (WOAY) - The ACLU is raising concerns after a circulated list to businesses in Richwood is telling them not to serve alcohol...

    New River CTC Schedules Electrical Fundamentals Training

    SUMMERSVILLE, W.Va. (WOAY) - New River Community and Technical College is offering an Introduction to Basic Electrical Fundamentals workforce education course at the college’s...

    Summersville Gears Up for 50th Nicholas Co. Potato Festival

    SUMMERSVILLE, W.Va (WOAY) - This year will mark the 50th year for the Nicholas County Potato Festival.  The festival will be on September 6th and...

    8,000 dollars worth of crystal meth and black tar heroin found...

    SUMMERSVILLE, WV (WOAY) - Summersville Police make an arrest after approximately 100 grams of crystal meth and some black tar heroin were found. Officers Logan...

    Store Clerk Allows Son To Get Free Gas, Accuses Other Vehicles...

    NICHOLAS COUNTY, WV (WOAY)- A woman has been arrested after allegedly allowing her son to receive free gas, but would report other vehicles were...

    One Person Taken Into Custody After Stabbing In Nicholas County

    CRAIGSVILLE, WV (WOAY)- Two people are currently in the hospital after a stabbing incident. According to documents, officers responded to Rough Log Road in Craigsville...

    Deputies in Nicholas County investigating a suspicious death after 12-week-old baby...

    FENWICK, WV (WOAY) - Deputies in Nicholas County are investigating after a baby died. According to deputies, Redi Care Ambulance Services were dispatched to a...

    Shots Fired in Nicholas County

    BIRCH RIVER, W.Va. (WOAY) - Authorities are investigating shots fired in Nicholas County on Saturday evening. Dispatchers say a call came in earlier this evening...

    Accident Kills Two Jan Care Employees

    NICHOLAS COUNTY, W.VA. (WOAY) Two families and Raleigh County's Jan Care are mourning after two EMTs were killed in a car accident Saturday morning. The...

    Fire Marshal’s office investigating multiple structures destroyed by fire for arson

    SUMMERSVILLE, WV (WOAY) - The West Virginia State Fire Marshal’s Office is asking for help as it investigates the recent arson of multiple structures...

    Nicholas County Fair Features Goat Show

    SUMMERSVILLE, W.Va (WOAY) - The Nicholas County Fair continued Friday and this afternoon’s big event was the goat show.  The goat show featured different breeds...

    Dinner Boat Cruise on Summersville Lake Seeing More Business This Summer

    SUMMERSVILLE, W.Va (WOAY) - Sarge’s Dive Shop on the Summersville Lake offers everything from diving classes to boat rentals but you might not know...

    13 people injured in two Nicholas County crashes

    NICHOLAS COUNTY, WV (WOAY) - Two crashes occurred in Nicholas County today, injuring thirteen people. According to the Wilderness Volunteer Fire Department, a two-vehicle crash...

    Dog training classes planned in Summersville

    SUMMERSVILLE, WV (WOAY) - Learn to train your dog in one of two classes planned at New River Community and Technical College’s campus in...

    Nicholas County Man Bitten By Copperhead In His Home

    NICHOLAS COUNTY, WV (WOAY) - A man was bitten by a copperhead under his couch. According to the WV National Resources Police, a man in...

    Seven Fire Departments Battle Structure Fires In Nicholas County

    NICHOLAS COUNTY, WV (WOAY) - Two structure fires in Nicholas County are under investigation for possible arson. According to fire departments in Nicholas County, multiple...
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