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

New President for West Virginia School Board

CHARLESTON — The West Virginia Board of Education has elected a new president and vice president, replacing two members who resigned Tuesday. President Tom...

RECALL: Ruth's Original Pimento Spread

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) – Ruth’s Salads has announced a recall of its Original Pimento Spread in 7-ounce plastic containers after determining it could be...

StormWatch Weather Update

Community Forum: Education Alliance

Justice Names Dave Perry to State BOE

CHARLESTON– Today, Governor Jim Justice announced the appointment of Dave Perry to the West Virginia state Board of Education. Perry is a veteran educator from...

Princeton Man Found Guilty in Stabbing Death of Ex-Wife

PRINCETON– A Princeton man has been found guilty of second-degree murder in the stabbing death of his ex-wife hours after she had remarried. According to the...

New Commerce Secretary Looks to Avoid Conflicts of Interest

CHARLESTON — West Virginia’s new commerce secretary says he is trying to avoid conflicts of interest as he assumes his new role, but he isn’t willing...


Medical Marijuana to Reduce Opioid Use in WV

West Virginia School Board President, Vice President Resign

CHARLESTON– The president and vice president of the West Virginia Board of Education have resigned their positions effective immediately. The state Department of...