Tag: Summers County

Summers County Schools sees successful first week

HINTON, WV (WOAY) - It has been over a week since the first day of school kicked off on September 8th, and schools are...

Summers County Public Library Bookmobile offers free WiFi and books to...

SANDSTONE, WV (WOAY) - Summers County Public Library Bookmobile kicked off their first day in Sandstone this morning.  The bookmobile was parked in the New...

Active Southern West Virginia offers agility course at Summers County Library’s...

SANDSTONE, WV (WOAY) - Active Southern West Virginia has partnered up with Summers County Public Library to give children an opportunity to stay active...

Virginia man arrested in Hinton on drug charges

HINTON, WV (WOAY) - A man from Roanoke, VA, is arrested in Summers County on drug charges. On Friday, September 11, 2020, Hinton Police Department...

Summers County Public Library’s bookmobile offers students free Wi-Fi in Sandstone

SANDSTONE, WV (WOAY) - To help children who are transitioning to remote learning, the Summers County Public Library is offering students free Wi-Fi.  Every Wednesday,...

Thousands without power in southern WV

MERCER COUNTY, WV (WOAY) - Several communities are without power due to an outage that started earlier this afternoon. The AEP outage map reports at...

Hinton Area Foundation accepts grant applications for community improvement projects

HINTON, WV (WOAY) - Hinton Area Foundation is accepting grant applications from local organizations to help fund community improvement projects.  Hinton Area Foundation is choosing...

Summers County Adult Education Program offers new service to help parents

HINTON, WV (WOAY) - School is back in session, and with more kids learning remotely, the Summers County Adult Education Program encourages parents to...

New Hinton children playground is in the works

HINTON, WV (WOAY) - Thanks to a group called Wild, Wonderful, and Healthy Summers County, a new community playground and adult exercise trail are...

Hinton organizations raise money for resident’s therapy needs

HINTON, WV (WOAY) - Organizations came together to raise funds for a community member’s physical therapy needs.  DJ Pettry is a Summers County resident who’s...

Organization honors fallen LEO with memorial bench

SUMMER COUNTY, WV (WOAY) - After months in the making, the Hinton Hope Foundation gets approval to erect a memorial bench at a local...

UPDATE: New information released after deadly shooting in Summers County

UPDATE: Monday, August 31, 2020, at 1:45 pm - HINTON, WV (WOAY) - On Saturday, August 29, 2020, at approximately 6:00 pm, Trooper JM...

Summers County activists rally to support USPS

HINTON, WV (WOAY) - Activists in Summers County are drawing up support for the post office. Over the weekend they held a rally with more...

Autumn Colors Express announces 2021 Rail Excursion Season

WEST VIRGINIA (WOAY) - ​The Rail Excursion Management Co. (website: railexco.com), a national leader in railroad excursions and charters, today announces the 2021 Autumn...

West Virginia Secretary of State opens up on November election

HINTON, WV (WOAY) - Secretary of State Mac Warner visited the Summers County Courthouse in Hinton this afternoon. Absentee ballot registration in West Virginia opened...

Car club to support Toys for Tots this weekend

RALEIGH COUNTY, WV (WOAY) - This weekend, the Shade Tree Car Club will host a cruise-in to launch their Trunks for Toys drive. The cruise-in...

Multiple agencies respond to car rollover

SUMMERS COUNTY, WV (WOAY) - A car rolled over on Greenbrier Drive earlier this evening. Around 6:28 p.m., dispatchers say a call came in about...

Firefighters battle fully involved barn fire

SUMMERS COUNTY, WV (WOAY) - Crews battled a barn fire this afternoon. Around 3:40 p.m., dispatchers say a call came in about a barn fire...

Sightseeing in Summers County Scavenger Hunt Photo Contest

SUMMERS COUNTY, WV (WOAY) - Explore Summers County is having a little fun for the month of August, and we invite you to play...

REACHH urges families to count kids in census

HINTON, WV (WOAY) - It's not too late to respond to the census, and a local FRC reminds you to count your kids, too. REACHH...

Construction at Bluestone Dam will close fishing area

HINTON, WV (WOAY) – Due to ongoing construction at the Bluestone Dam in Hinton, W.Va., the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers has announced plans...

Summers County Adult Education Program offers new services

HINTON, WV (WOAY) - Almost 1 out of 6 West Virginians could benefit from adult education classes, and there’s a program that helps people...

Hinton cancels Foliage Train Festival

HINTON, WV (WOAY) - Hinton was forced to cancel one its biggest events of the fall this week. The Foliage Train Festival is typically held...

Virus forces 2020 WVa fall foliage train to be called off

HINTON, WV (AP) — A train excursion that takes visitors to see fall foliage in southern West Virginia has been canceled this year due...

Bluestone Dam Project breaks ground on Phase 5

HINTON, WV (WOAY) - The Groundbreaking Ceremony for Phase 5 of the Bluestone Dam Safety Assurance Mega-Project was held today at Bellepoint Park in...
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