Tag: Tazewell County

Tazewell County Schools provides more Wi-Fi access spots for students

Tazewell County, VA (WOAY) - The Tazewell County School Board is continuing an initiative to provide free public Wi-Fi for students. Last April the school...

Bluefield College to hold Virtual Homecoming Celebration

BLUEFIELD, VA (WOAY) – Bluefield College alumni and friends are invited to celebrate the BC @ HOMEcoming virtual celebration October 9-11. This decision, a change...

Tazewell Train Station reopens for community tours

TAZEWELL, VA (WOAY) - The Town of Tazewell has recently reopened their visitors center.  The historic train station which now serves as a welcome center...

Health Officials recommend celebrating Halloween safely

LEBANON, VA (WOAY) - Halloween represents an exciting and fun time of the year for children and adults alike, but the current Halloween season...

City of Tazewell to revitalize iconic mini park

TAZEWELL, VA (WOAY) - The City of Tazewell is revamping their Main Street’s mini park. The city was recently given funds for the renovation of...

Tazewell business owners decorate for the start of Autumn

TAZEWELL, VA (WOAY) - The City of Tazewell is getting into the Fall spirit by encouraging local businesses to decorate. Businesses across the city's main...

Love’s Establishes Scholarship at Bluefield College

BLUEFIELD, VA (WOAY) - Bluefield College recently received a gift to establish the Love’s Travel Stop and Country Store Annual Scholarship, which will be...

Bluefield College to continue temporary remote instruction through Friday, October 9

BLUEFIELD, VA (WOAY) – Bluefield College leadership made the decision to continue temporary remote instruction through Friday, October 9 and resume seated instruction on Monday, October...

Bluefield College students begin week of online learning

BLUEFIELD, VA (WOAY) - Students attending Bluefield College are transitioning to online classes for the remainder of this week.  There are 21 positive cases of...

City of Tazewell’s downtown designated as an official Virginia Main Street

TAZEWELL, VA (WOAY) - Tazewell has been designated as an official Virginia Main Street.  Tazewell is one of only 30 cities in Virginia to have...

Student tests positive for COVID-19 in Tazewell County

TAZEWELL COUNTY, VA (WOAY) - A student has tested positive for COVID-19 in the Tazewell area of Tazewell County. According to a release from Tazewell...

Bluefield College moves to remote instruction temporarily after 21 positive cases...

BLUEFIELD, VA (WOAY) – Bluefield College leadership made the decision to move all classes to remote instruction the remainder of the week, Tuesday, September...

Tazewell County teacher observer tests positive for COVID-19

TAZEWELL COUNTY, VA (WOAY) - A Tazewell County teacher observer has tested positive for COVID-19. According to Tazewell County Public Schools, the Health Department was...

Bluefield College hosts 29th annual Duremdes Christian Emphasis Week

BLUEFIELD, VA (WOAY) - Bluefield College will host its 29th Annual Duremdes Christian Emphasis Week, September 23-25, featuring three-morning sessions of spiritual discourse led...

Virginia residents flock to polls for first day of early voting

TAZEWELL, VA (WOAY) - Virginia voters head to the polls for the first day of early voting.  Tazewell County voters are flocking to their one...

U.S. Marshals searching for a man wanted for rape

TAZEWELL COUNTY, VA (WOAY) - U.S. Marshals are searching for a man wanted for rape out of Tazewell County, Virginia. Rolan Jackson is wanted by...

Mother and son charged with murder

TAZEWELL COUNTY, VA (WOAY) - Chris Plaster, Tazewell County Commonwealth's Attorney, announced today that Justin Michael Hackler, age 25, of Bastian, VA, and his...

Virginia residents able to vote early for first time this election

TAZEWELL, VA (WOAY) - Residents of Virginia will be able to vote early in a presidential election for the first time ever this year.  Early...

Bluefield College asks students to avoid travel during Labor Day weekend

BLUEFIELD, VA (WOAY) - Bluefield College is asking their students to avoid traveling during the upcoming holiday weekend.  A three day weekend is a typical...

Tazewell Co. Schools announces adult night class registration

TAZEWELL COUNTY, VA (WOAY) - Tazewell County Public Schools will offer two classes at the Tazewell County Career and Technical Center this fall. Class Days Time Duration Cost Small Engine,...

Tazewell County reports first COVID-19 death

TAZEWELL COUNTY, VA (WOAY)- The Virginia Department of Health has reported to the Tazewell County Board of Supervisors the first confirmed death of a...

School employee tests positive for COVID-19

TAZEWELL COUNTY, VA (WOAY) - Tazewell County Public Schools confirms that an employee in the Bluefield area tested positive for coronavirus. In a Facebook post...

Board of Supervisors approve Phase II CARES Act funding

TAZEWELL COUNTY, VA (WOAY) - The Tazewell County Board of Supervisors approved nearly $1.2 million dollars to assist in the operating and preventative costs...

19 students at Bluefield College tests positive for COVID-19

BLUEFIELD, VA (WOAY) – Nineteen students at Bluefield College tested positive for COVID-19. Earlier today a member of the Bluefield College football team...

Tazewell County holds first day of school

BLUEFIELD, VA (WOAY) - Tazewell County held it's first day of school today. There were mixed feelings in the air for the first day of...
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