Category: Breaking News

Police Say Officer Fatally Shoots a Person in West Virginia

FRANKLIN–West Virginia authorities say a law enforcement officer has fatally shot a person there after a chase that began in Virginia. West Virginia State Police...

Fayette County Deputies Investigate Oak Hill Homicide

UPDATE: The victim’s name has been released. Her name was Janet Garrett. ———————- The Fayette County Sheriff’s...

UPDATE: Names Released of Four killed in fiery crash on Interstate 77 Thursday evening

UPDATE:Newswatch has learned the identities of the people killed in an accident on Interstate 77 in the Camp Creek area of Mercer County on Thursday, April 13 at around...

Fayette County Officials Search for Wanted Man

FAYETTE COUNTY– The Fayette County Sheriff’s Office is searching for a wanted fugitive. Sheriff Mike Fridley released the following information concerning...

Armed and Dangerous Man Believed to be in Beckley

BECKLEY– The Beckley Police Department needs your help finding a man wanted in connection to a shooting. On April 8th a shooting occurred on 3rd Avenue in Beckley....

Weather service: Wildfire Danger High in West Virginia

CHARLESTON, WV (AP) — The National Weather Service said warm, dry conditions and gusty winds have increased the chances for wildfires in West Virginia. The weather...

Police: Carjacking Suspect Fatally Shoots Man, Kills Self

BECKLEY– State police say a carjacking suspect fatally shot a man before apparently killing himself in southern West Virginia. State police spokesman Lt. Michael...

Crash Closes Part of Route 19

FAYETTEVILLE– An accident on U.S. Route 19 has caused part of the road to be closed Sunday night. Dispatch says just after 10 pm an accident involving two tractor...

WVU Picked as Four-Seed in NCAA Tournament

WOAY – West Virginia men’s basketball will return to action Thursday when they play Bucknell in the first round of the NCAA Tournament in Buffalo, New York....

UPDATE: AT&T Mobile Customers Were Having Trouble Contacting 911

UPDATE: AT&T IS NOW REPORTING THE PROBLEM HAS BEEN FIXED CHARLESTON– Some AT&T mobile customers may be having trouble when trying to call 911 during an...