Tag: Raleigh County

UPDATE: Two men charged in connection to shooting in Colcord that...

UPDATE: 2/10/21- Two men have now been charged in connection to the shooting in Colcord that left a Tennessee man injured. According to a criminal...

Raleigh County Parks and Recreation and Lake Stephens announce disc golf...

Beckley, WV (WOAY) – Raleigh County Parks and Recreation and Lake Stephens will be holding a Disc Golf Tournament, The Joust, at the Historic...

Operation “LA Cleanup” arrests go to preliminary hearings

BECKLEY, WV (WOAY) - 12 days ago, Raleigh County law enforcement departments assisted the Beckley-Raleigh County Drug and Violent Crimes Task Force to make...

Raleigh County Parks and Recreation is now accepting applications for the...

RALEIGH COUNTY, WV (WOAY)-  Raleigh County Parks and Recreation Authority is now accepting applications for the 2021 summer season. Several positions are available at Lake...

Man shot by Raleigh County Deputies after pointing gun at them

SHADY SPRING, WV (WOAY)- A man has been shot by Raleigh County Deputies after pointing a gun at them. According to a press release from...

Beckley woman pleads guilty to drug charge

HUNTINGTON, WV (WOAY) – U.S. Attorney Mike Stuart announced that Breyanna Wilkerson, of Beckley, pled guilty to possession with intent to distribute heroin. Wilkerson...

Beckley Women’s Club sponsors local Blessing Box

MABSCOTT WV (WOAY)--The Beckley Women’s Club has sponsored one of the local Blessing Boxes.  The Raleigh County Prevention Coalition has been asking local organizations to...

Beckley-Raleigh Chamber of Commerce recruiting volunteers to help with vaccine distribution...

BECKLEY, WV (WOAY)- The pandemic has tested us all and if there’s one thing we’ve learned from it, the value of our community working...

Local man becomes first in West Virginia to book direct job...

BECKLEY, WV (WOAY)- 19-year-old Michael Hoosier of Wyoming County is making history as he becomes the first person in West Virginia to book a...

Beckley Police Department warns of post Super Bowl drunk driving

BECKLEY, WV (WOAY) - With Super Bowl Sunday right around the corner the Beckley police department cautions drivers about driving drunk. The police are not...

Raleigh County Prevention Coalition planning to install more Blessing Boxes

BECKLEY, WV (WOAY) - The Raleigh County Prevention Coalition is hoping to expand their Blessing Box initiative.  Local Blessing Boxes have been popular in the...

Shade Tree Car Club planning new shows as season approaches

BECKLEY, WV (WOAY) - Shade Tree Car Club is gearing up for their upcoming season.  The local car club held a variety of cruises and...

Beckley Success Closet celebrates official ribbon cutting

BECKLEY, WV (WOAY) - The Beckley Success Closet held its official ribbon cutting Friday afternoon. The Success Closet is an initiative from Dumas Psychological...

Eppy’s Drug and IV Incorporated holds third vaccine clinic in Raleigh...

RALEIGH COUNTY, WV (WOAY) - Thursday morning Eppy’s Drug and IV along with other local organizations hosted a drive through vaccine clinic. The clinic was...

Raleigh County Memorial Airport receives final grant for $8.3 million site...

BEAVER, WV (WOAY) - "Everything that is coming to light now is a lifetime thought and vision of where we need to be and...

Raleigh County Commission conditionally approves first phase of seven county trail...

BECKLEY, WV (WOAY) - The Raleigh County Commission has conditionally approved a proposal for a continuous trail through seven counties. Raleigh County is appointing two...

NRGRDA’s Judy Moore Recognized By West Virginia Living Magazine

BECKLEY, WV (WOAY) - Each year as part of the WV Living magazine’s Best of WV Contest, the magazine selects an individual to be...

Local sports bar host Super Bowl watch party

BECKLEY, WV (WOAY) - As the Super Bowl quickly approaches, many sports fans are looking for the perfect place to watch the game.  Calacino in...

Thomas and Friends: Explore the Rails comes to Beckley

BECKLEY, WV (WOAY) - This week, the Beckley Youth Museum debuts it’s newest exhibit of the world’s most beloved blue engine.  Thomas and Friends: Explore...

New River CTC to focus on keeping employees active and healthy...

BEAVER, WV (WOAY) - New River Community and Technical College received a grant for workplace wellness.  The grants were awarded by Active Southern West Virginia...

Raleigh County Prosecuting Attorney’s Office swears in two new assistants

BECKLEY, WV (WOAY) - Two new Assistant Prosecuting Attorneys were sworn in at the Raleigh County Circuit Court on Tuesday. Tom Truman has over...

Beckley Art Center darkroom set to open Feb. 12th

BECKLEY, WV (WOAY) - Those in Beckley who are interested in photography and developing film will soon have a new place to go. Beckley...

The West Virginia Hive welcomes new council member 

BECKLEY, WV (WOAY) - The West Virginia Hive Network has welcomed a new council member.  Christopher Fussell has joined the advisory council of the West...

Raleigh County Sheriff’s Department swears in new deputy

BECKLEY, WV (WOAY) - The Raleigh County Sheriff's Department swore in a new deputy Tuesday. Justin Hensley was born and raised in Raleigh County...

Raleigh County Chief Deputy Clerk retiring after more than 30 years...

BECKLEY, WV (WOAY) - The Raleigh County Clerk's Office is losing one of its most important employees. Chief Deputy Clerk Cecilia Chapman is retiring...
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