Tag: Raleigh County

Two Cars Involved In Raleigh County Collision

RALEIGH COUNTY,WV (WOAY)- Crews are currently on scene of a accident involving two cars in Beckley. Raleigh County dispatchers tell Newswatch, the accident was reported...

Man Arrested After DUI Accident Caused Death

RALEIGH COUNTY, WV (WOAY)- A man has been arrested after allegedly driving under the influence which resulted in a woman's death. In August 2018, officers...

Former Substance Abuse Counselor From Beckley Sentenced To Prison

BECKLEY, WV (WOAY) – United States Attorney Mike Stuart announced that David Reeves, 51, of Beckley, a former substance abuse treatment counselor, was sentenced...

Man Arrested For Solictation Of A Minor

RALEIGH COUNTY, WV (WOAY)- A man has been arrested after allegedly trying to solicit a minor. On May 31, 2019, an undercover taskforce officer posed...

NEW DETAILS: Man Who Concealed Body Allegedly Left Him For Two...

UPDATE: RALEIGH COUNTY, WV (WOAY) - New details are emerging after a man was arrested for concealing a dead body. According to officials, on May...

Beckley Opens New Police Headquarters

BECKLEY, W.Va, (WOAY) - After months of construction, the City of Beckley cut the ribbon for the new Beckley Police Headquarters. And Newswatch reporter...

Two Arrested On Alleged Attempted Murder Charges

RALEIGH COUNTY, WV (WOAY)- Two men have been arrested have allegedly shooting a man in Beckley. According to court documents, on Saturday May 11, 2019,...

Neighbors Complain of Noise Caused by Road Dip

PINEY VIEW, W.Va. (WOAY) - A group of residents are dealing with a noisy situation around the clock. "Sounds like somebody's wrecking," said Terry Bennett....

Two Arrested After Drugs Were Allegedly Found Near Child

RALEIGH COUNTY, WV (WOAY) - A man and woman were arrested after police allegedly located drugs and a gun in the same room as...

City Tables Discussion On Stoplight Removal

BECKLEY, W.Va. (WOAY) - The Beckley Common Council unanimously decided to table a discussion on removing two stoplights in uptown. “I am proud heeded...

City Of Beckley Gearing Up For First Ever Pride Event In...

BECKLEY, WV (WOAY) - Beckley will be hosting their first pride event next month, and they're already expecting quite the crowd. Organizers say they planned...

Jasper, A Dog That Was The Center Of Legal Battle In...

UPDATE: BECKLEY, WV (WOAY) - A dog that was the center of a legal battle in Raleigh County was euthanized. According to officials, Jasper was...

Local Nonprofits Awarded $20,000 to Fight Hunger

Today in Beckley, Quota International hosted several local nonprofits to give out the money raised in their annual Empty Bowls event. Newswatch reporter Anna...

Kids Give Back To Local Organizations

PROSPERITY, W.Va. (WOAY) - Four years ago, 5th grade teacher Allison Shriver started a student council at Bradley Elementary to teach kids about leadership...

Man Arrested On Many Charges After Leading Officers On A Chase

RALEIGH COUNTY, WV (WOAY)- A man is facing many charges after leading police on a chase over the weekend. On May 25, 2019, officers attempted...

Coal City Hosts Annual Memorial Day Ceremony

  COAL CITY, W.Va (WOAY) - “Freedom is not free The price for freedom is sacrifice," Kevin Meadows, Post Adjuant for VFW Post 4326 said....

Military Family Prepares to Send Their Son to Basic Training

RALEIGH COUNTY, W.Va (WOAY)- A picnic is a pretty typical way to celebrate Memorial Day. But Newswatch reporter Anna Saunders takes us to a...

Crews Battle Warehouse Fire in Raleigh County

BEAVER, WV (WOAY) Multiple fire agencies are on the scene of a warehouse fire in Beaver. Dispatchers in Raleigh County tell Newswatch, the call came...

Over 100 Indicted In Raleigh County

RALEIGH COUNTY, WV (WOAY) - Those indicted in Raleigh County include charges of child abuse, murder, burglary, arson, embezzlement, malicious wounding, and more. You can...

House Fire In Beckley

RALEIGH COUNTY, WV (WOAY) - A house fire has been reported this morning in Beckley. Dispatch received the call around 1 am of the house...

WVU Extension Service Brings in Pop-Up Farmer’s Market to Daniels Elementary

Today Daniels Elementary School had their field day. This year, the West Virginia University Extension Service set up a farmer’s market in the hallway. Students...

Details Released About New Raleigh County Sheriff’s Office

BECKLEY, WV (WOAY) - The Raleigh County Sheriff’s Department is looking for a new location for their headquarters. Before Tuesday’s County Commission meeting in Raleigh...

Rock Creek Woman Found Dead in Home

ROCK CREEK, WV (WOAY) - West Virginia State Troopers in Whitesville are investigating after a woman was found dead in her home. In a press...

Mabscott Fifth Graders Create Video About Finding Balance

Last year, the 5th grade class at Mabscott Elementary in Beckley created an anti-bullying video. This year, the focus of the video was on...

Faith-Based Daycare to Add New Programs

MOUNT HOPE, W.Va. (WOAY) - The Wonderfully Made Preschool and Daycare will soon be the Wonderfully Made Childhood Development Center. “Anything we do we want...
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