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FAA Announces $2.5 Million for Raleigh County Memorial Airport

WASHINGTON – U.S. Department of Transportation Secretary Elaine L. Chao today announced that the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) will award $495 million in airport...

Study: Scouts reserve responsible for millions in revenue

BECKLEY, W.Va. (AP) - A new study says a Boy Scouts reserve funnels millions of dollars in revenue into West Virginia each year. The West...

New River Humane Society Brings Dogs for Adoption Event

BECKLEY, W.Va (WOAY) - After microchipping 66 animals Saturday in Oak Hill, the New River Humane Society and the Fayette County Animal Control were...

Fama’s Comics Hosts Monthly Warhammer Tournament

BECKLEY, W.Va (WOAY) - Fama’s Comics in Downtown Beckley hosted a Warhammer tournament in their shop Saturday. Warhammer is a Sci-Fi game where players bring...

Hidden Valley Side by Side Race Season Kicks Off

GLEN DANIEL, W.Va (WOAY) - Sitting on the 200-acre Hidden Valley Property in Glen Daniel is a dirt track made for mud bogs, XC...

Piney Creek Watershed Association Keeps Cleanup Momentum Going

BECKLEY, W.Va (WOAY) - When Katie Stanley signed up for AmeriCorps, she could have ended up anywhere in the country, but she wanted to...

UPDATE: Missing Woman Found

UPDATE: (6/21)- According to the Raleigh County Sheriff's Office Katherine Elaine Irons, 40, has been safely found. No additional details were immediately available. RALEIGH COUNTY, WV...

Residents’ Property Shot At, Damaged

RALEIGH COUNTY, W.Va. (WOAY) - Several residents in various areas of Raleigh County are looking at expensive damage repairs after a group of boys...

Beckley Natives Create New Board Game

BECKLEY, W.Va. (WOAY) - Lonely Hero Games, created by two of Beckley's very own, plans to launch it's first board game this summer. "It's my...

Route 19 Closed In Bradley After Logging Truck And Car Collide

BRADLEY, WV (WOAY) - An accident in Bradley shut down parts of Route 19. A tractor-trailer carrying logs and a car collided at the Maple...

Man Arrested For Sexual Abuse Against Three Kids

SHADY SPRING, WV (WOAY)- A man has been arrested after allegedly sexually abusing three young children. According to court documents, On April 22, 2019, a...

Beckley Celebrates First Pride Festival

BECKLEY, W.Va (WOAY) - On Saturday, Beckley celebrated Pride Month with its very first Pride Festival downtown. “So many people here for so many years...

Oak Hill Hosts How To Open Your Own Business

OAK HILL, WV (WOAY) - Oak Hill is hosting a three part series on how to successfully open your own business. The course covers what...

Veterans Perform Ceremony to Retire Four American Flags

BECKLEY, W.Va. (WOAY) -  Flag Day is a commonly forgotten holiday, but veterans performed a touching ceremony this morning that reminded many what the...

YMCA to Host 5k and 10k Race

BECKLEY, W.Va. (WOAY) - The YMCA of Southern West Virginia will host a festival-style race this weekend. The gym teamed up with Weathered Ground Brewery...

Beckley’s First Pride Event Scheduled For Saturday

BECKLEY, WV (WOAY) - Beckley's first ever pride festival filled with all day events, is set to take place this Saturday. The Pride event will...

Governor Meets with Beckley Citizens

BECKLEY, W.Va. (WOAY) - Governor Jim Justice visited Beckley to answer citizens' questions about a variety of topics. "Sometimes, when you just sit in Charleston,...

UPDATE: Bond Hearing Held For Beckley Man Charged With Murder

UPDATE: (June 12, 2019) BECKLEY, WV (WOAY) - A man who was charged with murder from a shooting back on April 10, 2018, had...

Man Arrested After Stealing From His Grandfather

RALEIGH COUNTY, WV (WOAY)- A man has been arrested after allegedly stealing from his grandfather's salvage yard and pawning it off. On May 24, 2019,...

Beckley Police Need Your Help Identifying Two People For Theft

BECKLEY, WV (WOAY) - The Beckley Police Department needs your help identifying two individuals for shoplifting. The alleged incident happen at Walmart in Beckley on...

Local Writer Aiming to Win Grand Prize From Amazon

RALEIGH COUNTY, WV (WOAY)- A local woman is breaking into the world of novel writing, and she needs her readers' help. Sally Ward wrote "Murderer...

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...
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