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  • Overnight fire destroys Bluefield bar

    Overnight fire destroys Bluefield bar

    Firefighters from five fire departments were out before dawn Friday, fighting flames that destroyed a Bluefield-area nightclub.  Fire destroyed The Twisted Spur Saloon on Airport Road.More >>
    Firefighters from five fire departments were out before dawn Friday, fighting flames that destroyed a Bluefield-area nightclub.  Fire destroyed The Twisted Spur Saloon on Airport Road.More >>

Virginia farmers speak against proposed ban on elk hunting Video included

TAZEWELL COUNTY (WVVA) Elk were re-introduced in Buchanan County, Virginia in 2012. Currently elk hunting is prohibited in the county and in the counties of Dickenson and Wise. But now Virginia game officials are...

Princeton Big Idea Award Presented Video included

Last week we told you about The Big entrepreneurial competition being sponsored by New River Community and Technical College in Princeton.It came to an end tonight,  More>>

Special needs child attacked at Melrose Elementary Video included

For special needs 5th grade student Haylee Hatcher, school is one of the best things in the world.  Wednesday, Haylee was attacked for the third time in five years. More>>

Judge to rule in Lewisburg levy error

Levy error to go before judge Levy error to go before judge

A local city could be out hundreds of thousands of dollars if a judge doesn't rule in their favor on Monday. And the mayor says it's all because of a simple clerical error.   More>>

2015 'Don't Drink' PSA winner receives traveling trophy, prizes Video included

The 'Don't Drink' traveling trophy is now in the custody of Greenbrier East High School, winners of our Ninth Annual 'Don't Drink' PSA Contest. More>>

WVVA EXCLUSIVE: From heartbreak to hope: Teen critically injured in I-77 wrong way crash speaks out Video included

Milton (WVVA) There are new details following a fatal interstate crash that killed a Knoxville mother and critically injured three passengers.Lisa McCormick was killed after Rafael Herrera, a fugitive wanted in Pennsylvania, turned around that the Ghent toll booth and headed North in the southbound lanes of I-77. Her two daughters, Tori and Carlie, and friend Haylie Hammett were severely injured.Carlie suffered a broken back. Tori was placed in a medically induced coma with a traumatic brain ... More>>

Super Bowl champs to practice at the Greenbrier Resort

(WVVA) New Orleans Saints Head Coach Sean Payton has confirmed Super Bowl champion New England Patriots will be hold some joint practices with the team. More>>

Building 429 bringing Christian rock to the Two Virginias


Bluefield, WV (WVVA) Christian rock super group Building 429 is coming to the Two Virginias for two events in the coming weeks. The band has solidified itself on the Christian music scene with hits spanning more than fifteen years. The band's hit single “Where I Belong” became an anthem for today's believers and was Billboard Magazine's No. 1 Christian song of 2012. The song set an impressive record as it became the first song to remain at No. 1 for 15 weeks, an unprecedented feat. The band r... More>>

Bluefield College President rescinds resignation

(NEWS RELEASE) Just two days after announcing his plans to step down as president of Bluefield College, Dr. David Olive has rescinded his resignation and decided to carry on the mission of the Virginia Baptist school. More>>

WVa ban on trinkets touting elected officials now effective

A West Virginia ban on publicly funded trinkets bearing an elected official's name or likeness is becoming effective... More>>

Officer involved shooting reported in Nicholas County Video included

SUMMERSVILLE, WV (WVV) A man is shot by police during an on-going drug investigation in Nicholas County. On Wednesday, troopers from the Richwood Detachment... More>>

Fayette County to require permits for injection wells, ponds

FAYETTEVILLE, W.Va. (AP) - Operators of future underground injection wells in Fayette County will have to obtain a permit from the county. Media outlets report that the County Commission... More>>

UPDATE: New details released after head-on collision in Greenbrier County Video included

GREENBRIER COUNTY (WVVA)- A Greenbrier County Deputy and a 25-year-old man from Alderson were both taken to Greenbrier Valley Medical Center on Thursday, after a head-on collision More>>

Man wounded in West Virginia mall shooting

Police say one man has been wounded in a shooting in a parking garage at a Charleston mall... More>>

Free healthy food for low income seniors in Virginia

TAZEWELL COUNTY (WVVA) The Appalachian Agency for Senior Citizens is providing fresh fruits and vegetables for low income seniors.The Farm Market Fresh Program gives seniors of low income the ability to sign up to get free produce from local farmers markets.The food program is for senior residents of Buchanan, Dickenson, Russell and Tazewell counties.Participants must be at least sixty years of age and this program starts July 1st.Contact the Appalachian Agency for Senior Citizens at 276-964-... More>>

Suspect arrested in connection with Bluefield Little Caesars robbery Video included

(WVVA) An arrest has been made in connection with the armed robbery of Little Caesars on Bland Street in Bluefield, WV that took place on Monday. According to Bluefield West Virginia Police, 29..

New Naloxone Bill allows more people in West Virginia to have access to life saving drug Video included

WEST VIRGINIA (WVVA) Bluefield Rescue Squad members say they administer the drug around 5 times a day.

New federal rules on stream protection hailed, criticized

WASHINGTON (AP) - New federal rules designed to better protect small streams, tributaries and wetlands - and the drinking water of 117 million Americans - are being criticized by Republicans and West Virginia Democrats... More>>

Rising number of women apply for concealed carry permit Video included

Beckley (WVVA) Gun advertising has traditionally been geared toward men but is now turning to women as they are increasingly becoming driving force behind firearm sales. More>>

Victim's name released in Beckley shooting Video included

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UPDATE: Police have released the name of the man shot on Memorial Day in Beckley. More>>

Police say BB gun was used in vandalism of Beckley home

BECKLEY, WV (WVVA) We are learning new details after homeowner in Beckley reported a window being shot our. More>>

WV law allowing life-saving heroin treatment takes effect Video included

CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) - A law is taking effect to let first responders, friends and family administer potentially life-saving medication to people overdosing on opioids... More>>

Montcalm Hall of Fame Video included

Montcalm High School held a special assembly to honor an alumna .Michelle Poore Steele,  More>>

W.Va. PSC OKs 9 percent rate increase for 2 AEP subsidiaries

The West Virginia Public Service Commission has approved a 9 percent rate increase for two American Electric Power subsidiaries... More>>

SLIDESHOW: May 26th Rainbows in the Two Virginias

WVVA -- Isolated showers and thunderstorms on Tuesday morning and afternoon produced several rainbows across the Two Virginias. Check out our slideshow of viewer photos! More>>

Early morning shooting in Hinton leaves one Summers County school with broken window Video included

SUMMERS COUNTY, WV (WVVA) Residents were awakened early this morning to shots being fired in downtown Hinton between Temple Street, 4th, and 8th Avenue .Bullets struck the Summers Middle School building.  More>>

Olive resigns as Bluefield College President

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BLUEFIELD, VIRGINIA (WVVA) After eight years on the job, Bluefield College President Dr. David Olive has announced his resignation. Olive came to Bluefield College in 2007. More>>

Municipal elections held next week in Princeton, Ronceverte

(WVVA) Election officials in Princeton and Ronceverte are gearing up for Election Day on June 2, 2015. There are three At-large Princeton City Council seats up for grabs... More>>

Mercer County man is busted in internet sex sting Video included

MERCER COUNTY (WVVA) A Bluewell man is arrested during an undercover investigation after he tried to meet 14-year-old girl he contacted over the internet. More>>

W.Va. unclaimed property auction includes rare penny

West Virginia's latest unclaimed property auction features a rare penny that Treasurer John Perdue expects will draw attention from coin collectors... More>>

Bluefield, WV Police search for man wanted in Little Caesars armed robbery Video included

BLUEFIELD, WV (WVVA)- Bluefield City Police are searching for an armed robber. More>>

Carnival returns to Bluefield for Cole Chevy Mountain Festival Video included

The James H. Drew Carnival returns to Bluefield for the 2015 Cole Chevy Mountain Festival sponsored by the Greater Bluefield Chamber of Commerce. More>>

Shots fired in Hinton; cars, homes, school hit Video included

UPDATE: School officials are allowing parents to pick up students at Summers  County Middle School. The school is classified as being 'on lockdown' status.  More>>

Woman accused of killing Beckley pastor appears in court Video included

The woman accused in the slaying of a Raleigh County minister appears in court. Camille Browne, 19, enters a plea of not guilty to the murder of Ron Browning.  More>>

20-week abortion ban in West Virginia becomes law Video included

CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) - Abortions are now banned 20 weeks after conception in West Virginia. The ban became effective Tuesday, despite Gov. Earl Ray Tomblin's disapproval. More>>

Bicycle obstacle course, helmet giveaway in Princeton

(NEWS RELEASE)The City of Princeton Fire Department will be holding the 6th Annual “Safety Education Day” to remind kids and their parents that... More>>


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