Tag: Nicholas County

Richwood City Council holds emergency meeting to plan for COVID-19 outbreaks

RICHWOOD, WV (WOAY) - The Richwood City Council held an emergency meeting this Sunday to prepare for the COVID-19 crisis. The purpose of the meeting...

Puppy training class planned at New River CTC

SUMMERSVILLE, WV (WOAY) - Learn the steps to puppy training at New River Community and Technical College’s Nicholas County Campus in Summersville on March 26,...

New River Gorge Regional Development Authority to host public forum

BECKLEY, WV (WOAY) – New River Gorge Regional Development Authority (NRGRDA) will be hosting a public forum next week, continuing the dialog about the...

Nicholas County man arrested on arson charges

NICHOLAS COUNTY, WV (WOAY) - West Virginia State Fire Marshal investigators allege a Nicholas County man set fire to his own home earlier this...

Nicholas County becomes fifth county to launch a family treatment court

SUMMERSVILLE, WV (WOAY) - Nicholas County now has a family treatment court with an aim to keep families together who have been affected by...

Summersville woman rescues two people from fiery crash

SUMMERSVILLE, WV (WOAY) - A Summersville woman is now getting called a hero after she pulled two people from a fiery crash Wednesday night.  Melissa...

Family drug treatment court to open in Nicholas County

SUMMERSVILLE, W.Va. (AP) — A family drug treatment court is set to open in another West Virginia county. The opening of the court at the...

Three arrested in connection to armed robbery

NICHOLAS COUNTY, WV (WOAY) - Authorities made multiple arrests connected to the armed robbery of a Subway restaurant earlier this month. On Feb. 4 at...

Nicholas County man arrested on seven counts of sexual assault charges

NICHOLAS COUNTY, WV (WOAY) - A man is in jail after he allegedly had sexual intercourse with a juvenile. Dakota James Dissette, 22, allegedly engaged...

City of Richwood offices closing early due to bomb threat

RICHWOOD, WV (WOAY) - The City of Richwood is closing all offices early today due to a bomb threat. The City of Richwood made the...

Class A & AA Wrestling Sectionals at Independence High School

COAL CITY, WV (WOAY) - Check out our highlights from Saturday.

Richwood Feast of the Ramson returns on April 18th

RICHWOOD, WV (WOAY) - The “granddaddy of all Appalachian ramp feeds,” Richwood’s “Feast of the Ramson,” will be held Saturday, April 18. In addition to...

One dead after Friday afternoon car crash in Summersville

SUMMERSVILLE, WV (WOAY) - Summersville Police Department has confirmed that one person is dead after a car crash on Hughes Bridge in Summersville. The victim...

W.Va. State Fire Marshal seeks information in two Nicholas County arson...

NICHOLAS COUNTY, WV (WOAY) – The West Virginia State Fire Marshal’s Office is asking for help as it investigates two separate arson incidents on...

Police need your help identifying a man who stole a carwash...

SUMMERSVILLE, WV (WOAY) - Police in Summersville need your help identifying a man who stole a vacuum cleaner from a carwash. The male was in...

Gov. Justice announces $131 million for the replacement of Nicholas County...

CHARLESTON, WV (WOAY) – Gov. Jim Justice and the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) announced today that the State of West Virginia has been...

Nicholas County man arrested and charged for firing a gun at...

NICHOLAS COUNTY, WV (WOAY) - A man is in jail after firing gunshots at a family member. According to court documents, deputies were dispatched to...

Congresswoman Miller announces 70,000 dollar economic grant to city of Summersville

SUMMERSVILLE, WV (WOAY) – Congresswoman Carol Miller (R-WV) announced today an investment from the Economic Development Administration (EDA) of $70,000 to Summersville to develop and...

Third WV county passes “2nd Amendment Sanctuary” resolution

NICHOLAS COUNTY, WV (WOAY) - According to a Facebook post, the Nicholas County Commission voted unanimously to pass a resolution making the county a...

Summersville rallies to support police officer after his cancer diagnosis

SUMMERSVILLE, WV (WOAY) - Jeremy Farmer, an officer with the Summersville Police Department, was just recently diagnosed with cancer. Now, the community is coming...

Former prison guard, inmate’s mom sentenced for drug scheme

CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — A former prison guard in West Virginia was sentenced to two years in federal prison in a scheme to smuggle...

Nicholas Co. man arrested for sexual assault

NICHOLAS COUNTY, WV (WOAY) - Authorities arrested a man for allegedly engaging in sexual activity with a person without their consent. Daniel Conrad, 35, was...

Deputies in Nicholas County investigate human remains call

NICHOLAS COUNTY, WV (WOAY) - Officers received a call this evening of human remains being found in the birch river area. Once officers arrived on...

Summersville man arrested for allegedly beating his mother, dragging her by...

NICHOLAS COUNTY, WV (WOAY) - A Summersville man is in jail after he allegedly beat, kicked, and dragged his mother around the house by...

Local students chosen as Service Academy Nominees

WASHINGTON, D.C. - Congresswoman Carol Miller announced today 10 West Virginia high school students nominated to four U.S. military service academies. “West Virginians have always answered...
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