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Body identified as that of missing Wheeling woman
Two bodies found near the Beckley, West Virginia area have been identified as Wheeling's Trevor Vossen, 27, Lauren "Lulu" Cree-Jenkins, 27.
Man arrested for pouring floor stripper throughout DOH building, threatening employee
Oak Hill Police arrested Carlos Lee Richmond Junior of Sandstone on Tuesday, October 16, 2018.
BREAKING: Deputies investigate remains found on Sullivan Road
UPDATE: Aug. 27, 2018 at 4:30 p.m.The Raleigh County Sheriff has announced that a tentative identification has been made on remains found in Sullivan. According to the West Virginia Medical Examiner's office one of the bodies is Trevor Vossen of Wheeling, WV.
Jackie Withrow Hospital and other DHHR facilities hiring
Beckley, WV (WVNS) - For those on the hunt for a job, the Department of Health and Human Resources at Jackie Withrow Hospital looks to fill a number of positions.
Hinton Railroad Days brings back memories
Hinton Railroad Days starts Saturday, October 20 and 21, and continues through next weekend Saturday, October 27 and 28.
Crab Orchard man faces extradited to South Carolina
Zachery Alexander Cernuto, 24, and a co-defendant allegedly executed a string of robberies at retail parking lots in Raleigh County. One defendant would drive beside a victim, while the other would grab the victim's purse. The driver would accelerate, often resulting in victims being dragged across
Four arrested after traffic stop in Fayette County
Around 10 p.m. last Wednesday night, Fayette County Sheriff’s Deputies conducted a traffic stop on a green Chevrolet truck on Chestnutburg Road. When asked if they could search the vehicle, the occupants of the vehicle declined. Deputies then conducted a K-9 scan which positively indicated that ther
Former Beaver Vol. Fire Chief sentenced to prison
Cowger admitted that he fraudulently received over $20,000 from the City of Beckley, West Virginia University, and Beaver Volunteer Fire Department by all three departments for different overnight training trips, meals, and travel reimbursement.
Greenbrier County man dies in mining accident
According to the West Virginia Office of Miners' Health, Safety, and Training, the incident happened Wednesday, October 17, at the Princess Polly Anna & JCT Enterprises LLC, Surface Mine #1.
Local avian center asks hunters to check their ammunition after treating bald eagles for lead poison
"If you are firing lead ammunition as a hunter, please remember that no part of the animal you kill will be safe to eat," experts at Three Rivers Avian Center said. "Please switch to non-lead ammunition!. Carefully clean your gun before hunting if you have been firing lead ammo - the barrel will sti
Thieves steal $10K in copper wire from DOH warehouse
KANAWHA COUNTY, W.Va. (WSAZ) --Troopers are asking for the public's help as they investigate a large copper theft in the Charleston area.Two men were caught on camera breaking into the West Virginia Division of Highways warehouse off exit 102. One of the criminals wore a mask and gloves.West Virgini
4 alarm fire at home in Mabscott
MABSCOTT, WV (WVNS) - Crews from four fire departments responded to a fire in Raleigh County at around 4:15 p.m. on Tuesday, Oct. 16, 2018. It happened at a home on Loflin Street in Mabscott.
Mysterious shootings reported in Beckley
Police are asking for community assistance after a string of unexplained shootings in Beckley.The most recent complaint came in Thursday at 10:40 p.m. Beckley Police arrived at the 300 block of Temple Street to discover three vehicles and one residence had been struck by bullets.No injuries were rep
Cooking mishap ignites home in Raleigh County
MABSCOTT, WV (WVNS) - A home went up in flames Tuesday, October 16, in the Mabscott area of Raleigh County.
North Carolina man arrested for allegedly soliciting a minor
BECKLEY, WV (WVNS) - A man from North Carolina was arrested Monday, October 15, for allegedly soliciting a minor in Beckley.
Hinton Railroad Days to kick off this weekend
Under threat that it may be the last year for special train service, Hinton's Railroad Days is set to begin this Saturday, continue Sunday and the following weekend.
Former Mercer residents recall Hurricane Michael
PANAMA CITY, Fla. —A former Mercer County resident who now has a “You Loot, We Shoot” sign on his house knows that hurricane winds really do sound like a freight train.
Vacant building in Princeton will soon be a place where the homeless can get a hot meal
PRINCETON, WV (WVNS) - President Fred Kinder of the non-profit organization, "Warm a Heart Give a Bed," is working on his latest project called, Amy's House of Hope.
Beckley woman takes charge at Tamarack
BECKLEY, WV (WVNS) - A new Executive Director takes over at the Best of West Virginia. A release from the West Virginia Parkways Authority (WVPA) announced Tammy Coffman, who is from Beckley, will take the reins at Tamarack.
Trial of Princeton man accused of sex abuse continues as set
Billy Jo Church, 72, is charged with sexual assault and displaying pornographic to minors, charges that relate to incidents that happened over a period of years.