Category: Local News

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...

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...

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...

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....

Hinton Brings Out Local Talent for Good Cause

HINTON– Each yer the town of Hinton calls on their talented residents to help them raise money for a good cause. Laura Lilly with the Hinton Hope Foundation says,...

Ex-West Virginia Schools Superintendent Paine Gets Job Back

CHARLESTON– The state Board of Education has selected former state schools Superintendent Steve Paine for his second stint in the job. The board approved...

West Virginia Drug OD Deaths Rose 15 Percent in 2016

CHARLESTON– The number of reported overdose deaths that occurred last year in West Virginia has continued to rise. Citing data released Wednesday, the Charleston...