• Tag: MERCER

    Mercer County stressing the importance of a complete count during the...

    MERCER COUNTY, WV (WOAY) - The process of collecting data for the 2020 Census is set to begin in late March. Mercer County is...

    Anti-Bullying Protests Continue at Princeton Middle School

    It started with one protestor on Wednesday. That number grew to three on Thursday and Friday, all gathering outside of Princeton Middle School to...

    IPM Bringing 100 New Jobs to Bluefield

    BLUEFIELD, W.Va (WOAY) - Industrial Plating and Machine, or IPM, has been locally owned and operated in Bluefield for 60 years. With six acres...

    Town of Bluefield, Va. to Acquire Fincastle Country Club

    BLUEFIELD, VA (WOAY) - The town of Bluefield, Virginia will acquire the Fincastle Country Club.  It has been a private county club but will soon...

    Gov. Jim Justice Presents Mercer County Airport With $250,000 Grant

    BLUEFIELD, W.Va (WOAY) - The Mercer County Regional Airport Development and Diversification Initiative has been in the works for several years trying to come...

    Child Killed After Mercer County Hit and Run, Deputies Searching for...

    MERCER COUNTY, WV (WOAY) - Deputies are currently searching for a vehicle after it reportedly struck and killed a child. According to Sheriff Tommy Bailey...

    Another School Threat In Mercer County

    BLUEFIELD, WV (WOAY) - Bluefield High School will have extra police on site today, due to another threat posted to social media. "Mercer County Schools...

    Two People Killed In Mercer County Crash Identified

    UPDATE: (9/4/18 at 12:45 pm) Victim's names released in the deadly accident that occurred in Mercer County on Sunday. Chief Deputy Joe Parks tells WOAY...

    Update: Two People Dead After Head on Collision in Mercer County

    UPDATE: (8:45 P.M.) According to Chief Thompson with the Green Valley-Glenwood Volunteer Fire Dept., one person was injured while two people died. The one injured has...

    Rays Take Final Mercer Cup Meeting of Regular Season

    Princeton, WV (WOAY) - The Princeton Rays rallied from a middle-inning deficit to beat the Bluefield Blue Jays 8-7 Monday night at Hunnicutt Field,...

    Candlelight Vigil Will Be Held For 2-Year-Old Who Died From Abuse...

    PRINCETON, WV (WOAY) - A candlelight vigil will be held this week for a 2-year-old boy who died after being abused. On Tuesday, August 21,...

    Mercer County Health Board Member Speaks After Being Removed

    MERCER COUNTY, WV (WOAY) - On July 8th, 2018 a Mercer County Board of Health member was forced to resign and now he's speaking out. Mercer...

    Mercer County Students Kick Off First Day of School

    MERCER COUNTY, (WOAY) - Summer is officially over for Mercer County students as they jump right back into the books as the first day...

    Mercer County Man Sentenced Up To 58 Years In Prison For...

    UPDATE - (July 30, 2018) - A Mercer County man was sentenced up to 58 years in prison on Monday, July 30, 2018. Mercer County...

    The Mercer Cup: Baseball’s Most Unique Rivalry

    Princeton, WV (WOAY) - The Mercer Cup has the nickname of baseball's most unique rivalry. With two teams calling home to Mercer County. Twelve...

    Princeton Wins the 2018 Mercer Cup

    Princeton, WV (WOAY) - The Princeton Rays are your 2018 Mercer Cup champions after besting the Bluefield Blue Jays 6-5 in game one of their makeshift...

    Two Arrested After Car Chase in Mercer County

    LAKE SHAWNEE,WV (WOAY) - Two people are behind bars after stealing a vehicle and leading police on a small pursuit. According to Trooper Morris, with...

    Princeton Takes Control of Mercer Cup Series

    Princeton, WV (WOAY) - The Princeton Rays are one win away from claiming the 2018 Mercer Cup series after winning 8-2 over Bluefield Friday...

    Case Dropped Against Mercer County Man in 1972 Murder

    PRINCETON-- Prosecutors say a case against a man indicted in the December 1972 slaying of a woman in West Virginia has been dismissed based on...

    New Road Project Beginning In Mercer County

    MERCER COUNTY, WV (WOAY)- The West Virginia Department of Transportation will break ground on a new road project that goes through Mercer County Wednesday...

    Body Found In Mercer County

    HIAWATHA, WV (WOAY) - A body was found in Mercer County Thursday morning. Officials tell WOAY that a call came in at around 8:30 am...

    Reward Is Still Active For One Dog Injured, and One Dead...

    MERCER COUNTY, WV (WOAY)- One month later and police are still searching for suspects that wounded one and killed a dog on May 27,...

    ARMED AND DANGEROUS: Mercer County Deputies Searching For Wanted Man

    BLUEFIELD, WV (WOAY) - The Mercer County Sheriff’s Department is looking for a wanted man considered to be armed and dangerous. Jamie Eubanks led police...

    Blue Jays, Rays Split Mercer Cup Doubleheader

    WOAY - After rain postponed Monday's game, the Princeton Rays & Bluefield Blue Jays began their 2018 Mercer Cup series with a doubleheader Tuesday...

    Plans underway to develop multi-cottage resort in Mercer County

    BRAMWELL, W.Va. (AP) — Plans are underway for a new multi-cottage resort in West Virginia that a developer says will cater to the needs...
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