Tag: Tazewell County

New Mercer County Prosecuting Attorney Brian Cochran sworn in

PRINCETON, WV (WOAY) - The new Mercer County Prosecuting Attorney was sworn in Monday morning. Earlier this year, Brian Cochran won the primary election as...

Tazewell County officials preparing for Election Day

TAZEWELL, VA (WOAY) - Officials in Tazewell County are gearing up for the election. Virginia residents have a full ballot with a senate race, mayoral...

Senator Mark Warner visits local hemp processing plant in Tazewell County

BLUEFIELD, VA (WOAY) - Virginia Senator Mark Warner made a trip to Tazewell County for an economic development discussion at a hemp plant. According...

Bluefield College under warning by Southern Association of Colleges and Schools...

BLUEFIELD, WV (WOAY) - Bluefield College is currently placed on warning status by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges. The Southern...

Tazewell County seeing good numbers near the end of the early...

TAZEWELL, VA (WOAY) - Early voting in Tazewell County began on September 18th. This is the first time this year that there has been...

Registrar offers projections for general election voting in Tazewell County

TAZEWELL, VA (WOAY) - Saturday will be the last chance for in-person voting in Tazewell County before general elections on Tuesday. The county is...

Virginia Superintendent of Public Instruction to tour all school divisions in...

TAZEWELL, VA (WOAY) - The Virginia Superintendent of Public Instruction is touring all school divisions in the Commonwealth.  When James Lane, the Virginia Superintendent of...

Commonwealth’s Attorney announces more than 100 indicted on drug related charges

TAZEWELL, VA (WOAY) - The Commonwealth Attorney for Tazewell County announced a huge drug roundup. On September 18 of 2020, 111 individuals were indicted for...

Tazewell County Schools assists children with sensory processing rooms

TAZEWELL, VA (WOAY) - Tazewell County Schools are helping children with sensory needs. The school board has in recent months placed sensory rooms in each...

Bluefield, VA announces Shop with a Cop

BLUEFIELD, VA (WOAY) - Bluefield, Virginia Police Department announces Shop with a Cop. Applications for Shop with a Cop can be picked up at the...

Investigation follows after fatal car crash in Tazewell County

TAZEWELL COUNTY, VA (WOAY) - Virginia State Police is investigating a fatal single-vehicle crash in Tazewell County. The crash occurred on Sunday, Oct. 25 at...

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...
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