Category: NewsWatch

Students Compete in State Archery Tournament

Hundreds of students were aiming for the bull’s eye this Saturday at a competition they have been steadily preparing for. This weekend, the West Virginia Division...

The House Votes On Hospital Closing

The West Virginia House of Delegates voted on Friday to close the Jackie Withrow hospital in Beckley. The state owned long-term care facility is owned by the state and...

Two arrested in Greenbrier Co. for having controlled substance

LEWISBURG, WV (WOAY-TV) — Lewisburg Police arrested two men on drug charges after execution of a search warrant on Wednesday. Officers searched a residence on...

GOP pulls health care overhaul off House floor

WASHINGTON (AP) – Speaker Paul Ryan has abruptly pulled the Republicans’ troubled health care overhaul off the House floor. The decision was a humiliating...

White Sulphur Springs man busted for meth

GREENBRIER COUNTY, WV (WOAY-TV)  — Lewisburg Police arrested a White Sulphur Springs man on drug charges after a traffic stop. Officers stopped 43-year-old Robert...

2 killed, 18 students hurt when big rig strikes school bus

MOUNT PLEASANT, TX (AP) — Two drivers were killed and more than a dozen students injured when a tractor-trailer veered into oncoming traffic and struck a...

Beckley man busted for having $85,000 worth of meth and marijuana

BECKLEY, WV (WOAY-TV) – The Beckley / Raleigh County Drug and Violent Crime Unit arrested a 51-year-old from Beckley for having meth and marijuana. Investigators...

Bluefield College Appalachian Festival

Bluefield College will host its 7th annual “Celebration of Appalachia,” April 3-8, featuring, as always, the traditional daylong Appalachian Festival,...

Adairs Run

Tomorrow night, Grants supermarket presents Adairs Run at the Chuck Mathena Center in Princeton, WV. Come on out to see Princeton native Todd Hanchock and his bandmates...

Deputies looking for man after robbing pharmacy with semi-auto rifle in Nicholas Co.

NICHOLAS COUNTY, (WOAY-TV) — The Nicholas County Sheriffs Department says a man with a semi-automatic rifle robbed the Hometown Pharmacy in Craigsville Thursday....