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Tyler Barker
Tyler Barker

Tyler Barker is currently the Interim News Director and Digital Content Manager for WOAY-TV. I was promoted to this job in Mid-November. I still will fill in on weather from time to time. Follow me on Facebook and Twitter @wxtylerb. Have any news tips or weather questions? Email me at tbarker@woay.com

Road Closure Announced In Summers County

SUMMERS COUNTY, WV (WOAY) – The West Virginia Division of Highways announces that West Clayton Road, CR 3/18, near Pence Springs will be closed to through traffic,...

Fayette County Grand Jury Returns Indictments Against 78 People For Drugs And Murder

FAYETTE COUNTY, WV (WOAY) – Fayette County Prosecuting Attorney, Larry E. Harrah, II announces today that the Fayette County Grand Jury has returned indictments...

Three People Have Been Indicted For A Cold Case Murder In Fayette County

FAYETTE COUNTY, WV (WOAY) – Three people have been charged in connection to a cold case murder of two people that happened back in 2016. A grand jury returned...

Attorney General Morrisey Sues Opioid Maker Purdue Pharma

CHARLESTON, WV (WOAY) — West Virginia Attorney General Patrick Morrisey filed suit against Purdue Pharma and former chief executive Richard Sackler, alleging their...

W.Va. officials plan for measles at World Scout Jamboree

CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — West Virginia state health officials and Boy Scout leaders say they’re preparing for the possibility that some children may bring measles to...

Raleigh County Deputies Need Your Help Locating A Missing Man

RALEIGH COUNTY, WV (WOAY) – The Raleigh County Sheriff’s Office is looking for a man that has been missing since Saturday, May 11, 2019. Jerry...

UPDATE: Fifth Person Indicted With Concealing A Deceased Body In Wyoming County

UPDATE: (5/11/2019 at 3 pm) WYOMING COUNTY, WV (WOAY) – A fifth person has been arrested in connection to a body found in Wyoming County. A grand jury in Wyoming...

Fayette County Man Arrested For Second Time On Drug Charges

OAK HILL, WV (WOAY) – A Fayette County man is in jail after the execution of a search warrant in the Gatewood area of Oak Hill. At 1:30 pm today the Central West...

116 People Indicted After Multi-State Drug Roundup

TAZEWELL COUNTY, VA (WOAY) – 116 people have been indicted after a multi-state drug roundup. See the full list of those that have been arrested and those that are...

Mercer County Man In Jail For Sexually Abusing Two Children Under Age 6

MERCER COUNTY, WV (WOAY) – A Mercer County man is in jail after sexually abusing two children under 6 years old. According to Detectives, On March 7th, 2019, two...

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