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Career workshop at Rainelle Town Hall

West Virginia University is hosting a career workshop and job fair in Rainelle on Thursday, September 29th. 



High school can sometimes be a scary place for students. But at Montcalm High School, the students have someone special to count on. 


State Police investigate shots fired at Fayette County mine Video included

KINCAID (WVVA) State Police are investigating a shooting at a Fayette County mine on Wednesday.  


Senator Joe Manchin video chats with high school seniors Video included

Senator Joe Manchin visited with students from Greenbrier West earlier today via Skype. 


First rebuilt home in Rainelle nearing completion Video included

As the rebuild in Rainelle continues, the number of volunteers willing to step in to help has increased.


The Latest: Chem board: West Virginia spill 'preventable'

Investigators have drafted a report about a chemical spill into the water supply of 300,000 people in West Virginia in 2014...


Beckley Area Foundation to collect hazardous waste for the community

BECKLEY (WVVA) The Beckley Area Foundation (BAF) wants to take hazardous material off your hands and it will not cost you a penny. 


Children's museum exhibit explores adventures in sound

BECKLEY (WVVA) Adventures in sound is the focus of a new exhibit at the Children's Museum in Beckley. 


Senators ask Justice Department to investigate EpiPen maker

Senators are asking the Justice Department to investigate whether pharmaceutical company Mylan acted illegally when it classified its life-saving EpiPen as a generic drug and qualified for lower rebate payments to states.


More mitigation meetings on tap in West Virginia flood areas

Several more meetings are coming up to help homeowners get grants to reduce risks during future disasters in flood-ravaged areas...


'Brunch Bill' moves forward in Beckley

BECKLEY (WVVA) A bill to allow businesses to sell alcohol on Sunday afternoons in Beckley moved forward on Tuesday.  


Parents concerned about hand, foot and mouth disease Video included

School, after care and daycare programs are well underway and some parents of young children in Mercer County are worried about hand, foot and mouth disease. 


Celanese employees give back to kids at Athens Elementary

A good education--it's all about the three R's..reading..(w)riting and (a)rithmetic, but there's also that fourth "R," recess.


Lewisburg recognized for creativity Video included

Small towns often have creative scenes, whether it involves festivals, art fairs, or community theaters, Lewisburg just happens to be one of those small towns and they have cracked the top 10 for most creative towns in America. 


Catholic church begins next phase of flood relief efforts

Saint Charles Borromeo Catholic Church is beginning the next phase of the recovery efforts in Greenbrier County. 


Drug roundup nets 22 arrests in Buchanan County

According to Sheriff Ray Foster, the arrests were made through teamwork between the Drug Task Force, Buchanan County Sheriff's Office, Virginia State Police, Grundy Town Police Department and the Commonwealth's Attorney...


Grants to West Virginia flood-damaged businesses top $1M

Gov. Earl Ray Tomblin's administration has awarded more than $1 million in grants to small businesses devastated by floods in June...


Woman arrested on felony drug charges in McDowell County

According to Trooper J.A. Tupper, with the Welch detachment of West Virginia State Police, Mildred Brooks was picked up on September 26...


Hay distribution for flood victims Video included

For landowners, hay is crucial to feed their livestock. When the floods hit, it washed away the hay. Now, Southern States is leading the way to assist in hay distribution. 


Carcinogen made famous by Erin Brockovich found in WV water Video included

BECKLEY (WVVA) The chemical compound made famous by activist Erin Brockovich is present in the water of multiple West Virginia counties, according to a new report by her advocacy group, the Environmental Working Group (EWG).  


WVVA's 2016 Warm Morning Coat Drive

WVVA's Warm Morning Coat Drive kicks off September 26. WVVA, along with City National Bank, Grants Supermarkets, and Grand Home Furnishings, will be collecting gently used winter coats...



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