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Holiday of Lights shines bright in Bluefield thanks to city workers Video included

BLUEFIELD, WV (WVVA) If you drive down Stadium Drive in Bluefield after sundown, you can't miss the Holiday of Lights.


UPDATE: Police say murder suspect after standoff

The man wanted in connection with a double murder in Pocahontas County has been captured Saturday in Virginia, but police say he didn't turn himself in willingly. 


Fire reported at vacant home in Crab Orchard, WV

House fire in Raleigh County House fire in Raleigh County

Fire departments are sent to a house fire in Raleigh County Saturday evening.


Rescue squad holds cornhole tournament to help families in need Video included

BRUSHFORK, WV (WVVA) Local residents and rescue squad members gathered for some friendly competition to help those less fortunate during the holidays.


City of Bluefield hosts Small Business Saturday Video included

BLUEFIELD, WV (WVVA) The City of Bluefield made their Small Business Saturday more interactive to engage with a younger generation while trying to create more foot traffic to businesses.


Portabella draws big crowd on opening day Video included

MERCER COUNTY, WV (WVVA) A local restaurant opened the doors to its second location and on one of the busiest shopping days in the world.


Beckley Native embarking on 11 country mission trip Video included

BECKLEY, WV (WVVA) For 24 year old Adam Williams, serving others around the world has always been an idea in his mind...


Beckley small businesses take part in Small Business Saturday Video included

BECKLEY, WV (WVVA) Many shops around the Beckley area participated in small business Saturday...


Wyoming County teacher arrested for displaying obscene matter to minor

OCEANA (WVVA) A Wyoming County teacher is arrested after deputies said he displayed obscene matter to a minor. 


UPDATE: Man wanted in connection to two murders in Marlinton in custody

MARLINTON, WV (WVVA) - According to West Virginia State police, the man wanted in connection to a double homicide in Marlinton, WV is now in custody.


Christmas and coal collide at Beckley Exhibition Coal Mine Video included

The Beckley Exhibition Coal Mine has been hosting its Appalachian Coal Town Christmas event for more than a decade. But now as the coal industry weakens, the mission of the exhibition coal mine becomes more and more important.


UPDATE: Firefighter in fair condition after Raleigh County blaze

GLEN WHITE, WV (WVVA) A firefighter is injured after a house goes up in flames in Raleigh county...


Mixology class shakes up holiday beverages

The Greenbrier is holding a Thanksgiving mixology class. We met up with the master mixologist to get an inside look at the drinks they are shaking up.


Lewisburg attracts shoppers on Black Friday Video included

In downtown Lewisburg, local businesses were filled with shoppers.


Man charged with DUI after crashing car into home

TAZEWELL COUNTY (WVVA) A Tazewell County man is behind bars after stealing a car, driving under the influence and hitting a home...


Black Friday Madness Video included

While Thanksgiving is traditionally a  day to spend with family, some are working off the feast by taking advantage of black Thursday.This year, more and more stores are starting their Black Friday Sales on Thanksgiving day.     In The two Virginias,stores like J.C. PENNEY, TARGET AND BEST BUY All opened this evening to l


Volunteers prepare Thanksgiving meal for Rupert residents Video included

Members of the Rupert community joined together to provide a Thanksgiving feast for locals in need.


Animal shelter inundated with injured animals

BECKLEY (WVVA) It is the season for giving and animals at the Raleigh County Animal Shelter are in desperate need of donations. 


Hunters must use new electronic game checking system

Officials are reminding hunters that they must use a new electronic game system to report their harvested animals this buck firearms season...


Greenbrier County charity helps battle cancer and provides scholarships Video included

Jamie McKee lost his wife, Mitsy, to cancer in March. In an effort to help others and to honor her, he started Mitsy's Wings Corporation.


Hunters from three states arrested for poaching in Summers County

Several people are arrested after police discover illegal hunting activity in Summers County...


Bluefield planning to add police substation Video included

BLUEFIELD (WVVA) The Bluefield City Police Department is expanding and is planning to open a new police substation.


Pocahontas High School to turn into an ATV Resort Video included

POCAHONTAS, VA (WVVA) In the last few years the ATV industry in Pocahontas, Virginia has taken off...


HOMETOWN HERO: Daphne Jessup/Sewing 4 Souls Video included

    HOMETOWN HERO (WV)- Daphne Jess up is a retired school teacher who felt like she wanted to do more for the lord.


An inside look at the Appalachian timber industry Video included

(WVVA) The timber industry in the Appalachian Mountains of West Virginia and Virginia has drastically changed since the time when loggers used hand saws, mules and steam engines. 


Ronceverte residents get turkey donations Video included

80 families in Ronceverte can now have a Thanksgiving feast thanks to local organizations in the area.


Experts offer tips to avoid holiday stress

BECKLEY (WVVA) If you find stress in family gatherings, massive meals, and crazy relatives during the holiday season, you're not alone. 



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