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Two arrested after Narcan administered in Bluefield incident
Casi Nobel, 27, of Beckley, the driver of the car, a Mazda, was charged with DUI. A male passenger, Cesar Gandara, 27, also of Beckley, was found unresponsive and administered the drug, according to the statement from the Bluefield Police Department.
Bluefield College looking for win over struggling Union
After suffering tough back-to-back losses, Bluefield will visit Union (KY) on Saturday for its final road contest of 2018. The Bulldogs are 1-6 on the season, and where opposing teams have had the most success: on the ground.
Mercer ATV trails shutting down due to coal operation startup
John Fekete, assistant director of the Hatfield-McCoy Trail System, called the shutdown a “temporary closure” of the trail system.
Driver charged in weekend Narcan incident arrested again for DUI
Casi Nobel, 27, of Beckley, was arrested Monday evening after the Bluefield Police Department received a call about a motor vehicle accident on Princeton Avenue around 5:45 p.m.
Hatfield-McCoy Trail closing could effect those that open businesses to ATV riders
BRAMWELL, WV (WVNS) - With ATV tourism already fueling the economy in places like Bramwell, the closing of the Hatfield-McCoy Trail could place a heavy burden on local businesses.
Fayette County Sheriff's Department looking for missing Oak Hill teacher
According to deputies, on Monday Oct. 22, 2018, the sheriff's department was notified by the administration of Oak Hill High School that a teacher failed to report to work.
Police investigating shooting at Beckley apartment complex
Police said no suspects have been identified, but two black men, wearing hoodies, were seen running from the scene.
Docket day in Mercer County, Circuit Court
Three times a year, the Mercer County Grand Jury meets to return indictments. The defendants are called before a Circuit Judge to enter a plea of guilty or not guilty, on what’s referred to as “docket day.”
Three-story apartment building demolished in Bluefield
According to City of Bluefield building code officer and code enforcement supervisor, Lori Mills, the city has demolished over 600 structures in the last four years and currently has 36 slated for demolition.
UPDATE: Man wanted in Bluefield, VA robbery captured
Willis Caudill, Jr. was arrested Wednesday night during a traffic stop in Richmond, Kentucky.
World’s largest jackpot of 1.6B to be drawn tonight
Today players who buy lottery tickets regularly will be joined by new players as they try to win the $1.6 billion Mega Millions jackpot, the world’s largest every lottery jackpot, according to the Associated Press. Another drawing will be held Wednesday for a $620 million Powerball prize.
Sheriff: Teen flown to hospital after being hit by van outside of school
PULASKI Co., Va. (WSET) -- The Pulaski County Sheriff's Office said a teenager has been sent to the hospital after being hit by a van near school.The sheriff's office said deputies responded to the intersection of Cougar Trail Road and Mountain View Drive around 8 a.m. Tuesday, October 23.Deputies f
Mercer County schools, Bluefield State sign agreement benefiting students
“This agreement will enable students who graduate from Mercer County Tech Ed Center to law enforcement program to enter our criminal justice program at Bluefield State; and when they enter that program, they will come in with nine credit hours already. So by graduating from the tech center here, the
Man accused of beating his mother, hitting her head off of the pavement in Raleigh County, WV
Joseph Andrew Garris, 29, of Beckley, was arrested and charged with malicious wounding after he allegedly beat his mother.
32 dogs transferred to Tazewell County Animal Shelter after Oct. 12 home raid
TAZEWELL, Va. — After hearing Monday about 32 dogs found living in filthy conditions and the owner’s pleas to let her have two or three of the canines back, a Tazewell County judge decided to transfer the dogs’ custody to the Tazewell County Animal Shelter.
State Police need your help finding missing juvenile
Police said Jessie Lewter, a 15 year old white male, ran away from his home along WV Route 92. Lewter's home is approximately 14 miles along Route 92.
Two injured in Tazewell fire
Two people are hospitalized following a fire in Tazewell Oct. 19.911 dispatched the Tazewell Town Fire Department to 147 Clinchview Street at 7:09 p.m. for a structure fire. The department responded with three units and 13 firefighters and the town’s police department and ems units were also dispa
Years of fundraising pay off with new, LED sign for Bluewell
In early October, the Bluewell Improvement Association installed a new LED road sign right off Route 52, BIA President Skip Crane said.
Miles 22-24: Deadly stretch of roadway needs scrutiny
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Creepy Cruise delivers frightful fun to Mercer Street
PRINCETON — Cars, clowns, princesses and ghouls filled Mercer Street Saturday evening for the seventh annual “Creepy Cruise” night.