• Tag: Raleigh County

    Raleigh County Attorney Bill Wooton to run for Supreme Court

    BECKLEY, WV (WOAY) – William R. “Bill” Wooton, a Raleigh County attorney and highly respected former state legislator, today announced his candidacy for Justice...

    Richard “Rick“ Snuffer II announces his run for Raleigh County Board...

    RALEIGH COUNTY, WV (WOAY) - Richard "Rick" Snuffer II announced today that he will be filing for Raleigh County Board of Education. Snuffer...

    Two Raleigh County Schools win NO School Spirits PSA contest

    Charleston, W.Va. – Nearly 400 students in 38 high schools and middle schools from across the state submitted 55 video entries for the West...

    The Poor People’s Campaign honors Martin Luther King Jr. by hosting...

    BECKLEY, WV (WOAY) - The Poor People's Campaign honors Martin Luther King Jr. by hosting a sneak preview of the 'We Cried Power' documentary...

    Women’s March WV held ‘No War with Iran’ protest in Beckley

    BECKLEY, WV (WOAY) - On January 25 across the world a global day of protest 'No War with Iran' is being organized by Code...

    ‘No War with Iran’ protest coming to Beckley

    BECKLEY, WV (WOAY) - "No War with Iran" protest coming to Beckley on Saturday, January 25, 2020. Tomorrow in Beckley Code Pink and the Answer...

    Raleigh County filing deadline for the 2020 West Virginia elections

    BECKLEY, WV (WOAY) -  January 25, 2020, is the deadline to file for the 2020 West Virginia election. "It was a little rush on the...

    Former Mountain State University Director of Marketing and PR runs for...

    BECKLEY, WV (WOAY) - Another candidate has been added to the list of contenders for the upcoming city of Beckley mayoral race. Sherry Wade,...

    Beckley Raleigh County Chamber of Commerce held its 3rd Leadership Beckley...

    DANIELS, WV (WOAY) - Beckley Raleigh County Chamber of Commerce held its 3rd Leadership Beckley class graduation. There were over 20 graduates recognized during...

    Local businessman Tom Moseley runs for Common Council Ward 3

    BECKLEY, WV (WOAY) - A local businessman is throwing his hat into the ring. Tom Moseley is running for Beckley Common Council Ward 3....

    Over 100 indicted by grand jury in Raleigh County

    RALEIGH COUNTY, WV (WOAY) - A grand jury in Raleigh County has returned indictments to over 100 people. Charges range from fraud, burglary, grand larceny,...

    New youth exhibit to begin at Tamarack

    BECKLEY, WV (WOAY) - A new youth exhibit is coming to the Tamarack. Join Tamarack and support youth artists for the opening reception of "A...

    UPDATE: Sophia armed robbery suspect was a juvenile, name not released

    UPDATE: SOPHIA, WV (WOAY) - The Raleigh County Sheriff's Office released new details regarding an armed robbery this morning in Sophia. Raleigh County Deputies were...

    Advocates reflect on the one-year anniversary of the LGBTQ ordinance in...

    BECKLEY, WV (WOAY) - One year ago today, Beckley City Council voted to approve the LGBTQ Ordinance which bans housing and employment discrimination against...

    WVU Tech offers new Adventure Recreation Program to students

    BECKLEY, WV (WOAY) - WVU Tech offers students the best of both worlds - learning while having fun doing outdoor activities. "I have seen probably...

    Local areas named among the safest in state

    OAK HILL, WV (WOAY) - Oak Hill is the 10th safest city to live in in West Virginia, according to a study conducted by...

    Raleigh County Commission approves four new deputies

    BECKLEY, WV (WOAY) -On Tuesday, the Raleigh County Commission approved the employment of four new deputies for the Raleigh County Sheriff’s Office. Joshua Dean Brown,...

    Raleigh Co. Prosecutor says her experience will set her apart as...

    BECKLEY, WV (WOAY) - Current Raleigh County Prosecuting Attorney Kristen Keller has filed to run again.  Keller began working in the prosecuting attorney’s office in...

    Youth Museum of Southern West Virginia hosted its annual empty bowl...

    BECKLEY, WV (WOAY) - WVU Tech students and members of the community came together to paint pottery bowls that will be auction off later...

    Raleigh County NAACP held it’s annual Martin Luther King Jr. ceremony

    BECKLEY, WV (WOAY) - Raleigh County NAACP held it's annual Martin Luther King Jr. ceremony at Central Baptist Church in Beckley this afternoon January...

    WVU Tech students spends Martin Luther King Jr. Day giving back...

    BECKLEY, WV (WOAY) - As a way to honor Martin Luther King Jr. day, over 200 students took time out of their day to...

    Beckley police search for burglary suspects

    BECKLEY, WV (WOAY) - Beckley Police are looking for two suspects in a burglary case. The incident happened around 8:30 a.m. Sunday on Edgewood Drive...

    Local fathers to be featured on America’s Funniest Home Videos

    RALEIGH COUNTY, WV (WOAY) - Two local dads are hitting the big screen during tomorrow night's episode of America's Funniest Home Videos. Derek Kincaid was...

    Hatfield making a run for Raleigh County Prosecuting Attorney

    BECKLEY, WV (WOAY) - Benjamin Hatfield, who currently works for Farmer, Cline & Campbell, has thrown his hat in the ring for Raleigh County...

    Kelly Elkins wants a more accessible Beckley as she files for...

    BECKLEY, WV (WOAY) - Kelly Elkins has filed for Beckley Common Council for Ward 4. Elkins serves as co-chair of the Human Rights Commission. As...
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