Category: Local News

Stanaford Man Charged with Child Neglect

STANAFORD– A Raleigh County man is facing child neglect charges. According to the Raleigh County Sheriff’s Department, on May 17 Arnold Campbell’s...

Sheriff’s Office: Man shot in the face in Coal City

COAL CITY, WV (BY: JORDAN NELSON, THE REGISTER-HERALD) – The Raleigh County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a shooting which occurred during the early...

Resurrection Coal sues governor’s company for failure to pay for mined coal

BLUEFIELD, WV (BY: KYLA ASBURY, WEST VIRGINIA RECORD) – Resurrection Coal Company Inc. is suing James C. Justice Companies Inc. after it claims the governor’s...

Raleigh Co. Sheriff’s Office looking for this man

BECKLEY, WV (NEWS RELEASE) – Cecil Whitt III has been reported as a missing person. Mr. Whit was last heard from by his family In late March or early April, 2017....

Survey finds US honeybee losses improve from horrible to bad

WASHINGTON (AP) – A U.S. survey of beekeepers finds hope for America’s ailing honeybees as winter losses were the lowest in more than a decade. The annual...

Father Charged With Child Neglect After Child Bikes To Local Store

What seemed like any other Tuesday night for Arnold and Emily Campbell, turned into a nightmare in the blink of an eye. Emily was playing outside with her neighbors, and...

McDowell County Students Had Someone Special Visit Them Wednesday

Wednesday morning, First Lady Cathy Justice visited three McDowell County Elementary Schools. The visits were to promote summer reading. To encourage young students to...

New River Gorge offering free water safety instruction

GLEN JEAN, W.Va. (AP) – Water safety instruction will be given this weekend at New River Gorge National River. The National Park Service and the U.S. Army Corps of...

Trump’s 2018 budget calls for phasing out public broadcasting funds

WASHINGTON (BY: DRU SEFTON, CURRENT) – The Corporation for Public Broadcasting would receive just $30 million to close itself down in President Trump’s fiscal...

Mercer Co. schools’ Bible program suspended

MERCER COUNTY, WV (THE PRINCETON TIMES) – The Mercer County Board of Education acted Tuesday night to suspend the Bible in the Schools program in all Mercer...