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Recovering drug addicts gut theatre, work to give back to society Video included

PRINCETON, WV (WVVA) The job was a tough one, Monday.

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Mercer County Animal Shelter hosts cat forum in Bluefield Video included

MERCER COUNTY, WV (WVVA) The Mercer County Animal Shelter, in conjunction with Alley Cat Allies, will be hosting a community cat forum Tuesday evening.

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Studies show nearly half of Americans can't cover unplanned expenses Video included

(WVVA) Recent studies show that almost 50 percent of Americans like McKinley Jones would not be able to cover even a modest unexpected expense. 

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Residents voice opinions on old Beckley Newspapers building Video included

A building in uptown Beckley that's been called both a public hazard and an eyesore has residents and city leaders looking for solutions.

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Highlighting bridges while traveling the two Virginias

There's no doubt about it, we live in one of the most beautiful places in the country.  If you're going vertical -- whether it be up a mountain or across a bridge -- our area offers plenty of options.  We sought after two "must see" family adventures in West Virginia and Virginia.

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Troopers investigating fatal wreck on Bradshaw Mountain

West Virginia State Police are investigating a crash on State Route 83 that claimed the life of the driver of the vehicle.

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Charleston attorney arrested for embezzlement in Raleigh County

A Charleston attorney is behind bars facing embezzlement charges out of Raleigh County. 

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WV House kills tobacco tax hike, stymieing budget

The West Virginia House of Delegates has killed a key tax hike on cigarettes and other tobacco products, stymieing budget negotiations.

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Grant's invited local law officers for a free lunch Tuesday

Grant's Supermarkets invited local law enforcement officers to stop by any of its locations Tuesday for a free lunch.

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Search is on for two suspects after Lowe's theft

State police are on the lookout for two suspects after a theft at Lowe's in Beckley on May 16. 

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Fayette couple arrested in connection to Glen Jean burglary Video included

Fayette County Sheriff Steve Kessler announced the arrest of Rebecca Elaine Webb and Brian Allen Vanover in connection with a burglary in the Glen Jean area of the county.

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Body found in Wyoming County identified as missing man

WYOMING COUNTY (WVVA) Law enforcement identifies a body found in Wyoming County on Monday as a missing man. 

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Tazewell County holds Adult Drug Court during drug court awareness week Video included

TAZEWELL, VA (WVVA) Monday marks the beginning of Drug Court Awareness week and the Tazewell County adult drug court held their weekly session 

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Living on the Edge: The swing bridge at Nelson Rocks Video included

West Virginia is known for many things and extreme outdoor adventure is definitely one of them.  Rock climbing is a huge attraction for many, but not everyone can join in -- whether it be because you don't have the equipment or you don't have the know-how. One of the few places in the western hemisphere that allows people of all skill sets to scale cliffs more than a thousand feet tall -- if you have the stomach of course -- is right here in West Virginia.

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Justice explains decision behind Greenbrier Classic shakeup Video included

White Sulphur Springs (WVVA) Almost as soon as Jim Justice announced a shake up at the Greenbrier Classic, reports started to swirl around his political motivations behind the move. 

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Body found in river near Wyoming County campground

According to Wyoming County Prosecutor Mike Cochran, a body was found in the river near R.D. Bailey Lake Campground in Baileysville...

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Crab Orchard Museum welcomes Living History Rendezvous Video included

PRESS RELEASE: Museum Welcomes Living History Rendezvous Looking for family fun on Memorial Day weekend? Come to the Rendezvous! The 8th Annual Mountain Man Primitive Rendezvous living history encampment at Crab Orchard Museum in Tazewell, VA, will be held May 27th through 29th with demonstrations reflecting day to day life in a colonial trading camp. Rendezvous shows you how to live straight off the land, just like the Pioneers in the 1700’s. Living history interpreters ... More>>

Spring Giant Flea Market draws large crowds Video included

Sunday marked the last day of the "Spring Giant Flea Market and Antique Show" in Fairlea.

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First responders work together to remove driver from flipped tractor trailer on I-77 Video included

BLUEFIELD, WV (WVVA) Interstate-77 was at a standstill Sunday afternoon, after a tractor trailer flipped on its side and completely blocked the northbound lane. 

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Overturned tractor trailer stops northbound I-77 traffic

An overturned tractor trailer has northbound I-77 traffic backed up for miles.

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Underage alcohol sting nets charges for 16 Raleigh Co. establishments

Sixteen Raleigh County establishments will face penalties from the Alcohol Beverage Control Administration after an underage alcohol sting Saturday night. 

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Sophia PD looking for 2 suspects that fled traffic stop

The Sophia Police Department needs the public's help in locating two suspects that fled during a traffic stop in Raleigh County Saturday night. O

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Raleigh County Historical Society holds 8th annual "Founder's Day" celebration

The rain held off just long enough for residents to enjoy the sights and sounds of "Founder's Day" at the historic Wildwood House in Beckley.

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USA Skills team hosts event to raise money for skills competition Video included

PRINCETON, WV (WVVA) A car show and carnival was held at the Mercer County Technical Education Center to help pay for the USA skills team to compete in Louisville. 

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Princeton City Fire Department hosts event to teach child safety Video included

PRINCETON, WV (WVVA) Children are trying their hardest. to learn child safety. 

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WV budget battle continues in Charleston

CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) Republican leaders in West Virginia's House of Delegates face a hurdle as a tobacco tax hike heads to a likely vote. 

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Mountaineer Automotive hosts "Classic Car Cruise-In"

Mountaineer Automotive is celebrating the grand opening of its brand new showroom and service center all weekend long with events and activities for the public.

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NYPD captures man seen leaving woman's corpse on lawn

Police have captured a man they say was seen wheeling a woman's dead body on a dolly and leaving it on the front lawn of a New York City home.

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