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Category: State

Yeager Airport hosts 70th Anniversary Air Show

CHARLESTON, WV (WCHS/WVAH) — Charleston’s Yeager Airport and the West Virginia Air National Guard’s 130th Airlift Wing will celebrate their 70th...

Suspects wanted in Ohio Carjacking Arrested in West Virginia

WEST MILFORD, W.Va. (AP) – Police say three suspects wanted in an Ohio carjacking have been arrested in West Virginia after an hours-long manhunt. Harrison County...

West Virginians Have One Month Left to Register for FEMA Assistance

CHARLESTON, WV (WCHS/WVAH) — West Virginians affected by the July floods in the several northern counties have one month left to register for disaster assistance with...

Ten hour standoff in Winfield ends in shootout; suspect shot

WINFIELD, WV (WCHS/WVAH) — A ten-hour standoff ended in a shootout early Saturday morning in Winfield. Putnam County Sheriff Steve Deweese said the situation began...

West Virginia Supreme Court throws out injunction blocking right-to-work law

CHARLESTON, WV (WCHS/WVAH) — The West Virginia Supreme Court has thrown out a preliminary injunction that was blocking implementation of the right-to-work law in the...

Point Pleasant prepares for 16th annual Mothman Festival

POINT PLEASANT, WV (WCHS/WVAH) — Things are getting pretty spooky in Mason County for the 16th annual Mothman Festival this weekend. It’s going to be a creepy two...

Ex-coal CEO asks court to toss conviction in mine explosion

.CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) – Attorneys for former Massey Energy CEO Don Blankenship have made a last pitch to the U.S. Supreme Court to throw out his conviction...

80-year-old busted for prostitution

CHARLESTON, WV (WCHS/WVAH) — Charleston police said they arrested an 80-year-old man in their continued efforts to address prostitution in the city. Floyd Mitchell of...

Charleston’s Cedar Grove Furniture closing after almost 70 years

CEDAR GROVE, WV (WCHS/WVAH) — A Kanawha County business is closing after being in business for nearly seven decades. Cedar Grove Furniture is closing after being in...

Census data show 17.9% of West Virginians in poverty

MORGANTOWN, W.Va. (AP) – New federal data show 319,063 West Virginians living below the poverty line last year, a 17.9 percent rate unchanged from the year before...