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Tazewell County Grand Jury returns indictments, May 2016

Tazewell County Commonwealth's Attorney announced Friday that 81 indictments for 513 counts were delivered by the grand jury.


Police search for armed robber in Mercer County

The search is on for an armed robber in Mercer County...


Troopers discover marijuana grow operation in McDowell County

West Virginia State Troopers arrested a 28-year-old War, WV, man after they discovered an indoor grow operation.


Justice's companies found not liable for contaminating Wyoming County wells

A jury in Pineville found that coal operations owned by Democratic gubernatorial candidate Jim Justice did not contaminate the drinking water wells of more than a dozen Wyoming County families...


Bluefield, WV man accused of soliciting a 15-year-old girl online Video included

BLUEFIELD, WV (WVVA)- A Bluefield, West Virginia, man is charged with solicitation of a minor via a computer and two counts of attempt to commit a felony.   


Businesses gather in Beckley for 23rd Annual Business Show Video included

Businesses from all over Raleigh County converged on the Beckley-Raleigh County Convention Center earlier this evening to participate in the 23rd Annual Business Show.


Bluefield man arrested for solicitation of a minor

A Bluefield, WV man has been arrested and charged with Solicitation of a Minor via a Computer and two counts of Attempt to commit a Felony.


Sanders talks rural poverty in McDowell County Video included

Senator Bernie Sanders (D-Vermont)  made a presidential campaign stop in southern West Virginia Thursday to, as he said, get a better understanding of rural poverty. 


Health Matters: Faith over Fear Video included

A heart transplant, followed by a cancer diagnosis ... That's the reality a young woman in her twenties faced in Mercer County. But Lauren Brandon didn't lose faith, and now she's sharing her story of overcoming the unthinkable.


Firefighters ask for votes in May primary

Firefighters are out in full force this week, but not to put out any blazes. 


McDowell school employee arrested on sex assault charges

A school social worker is facing sexual abuse and assault charges in McDowell County.


Hard work pays off for robotics team in Monroe County Video included

The team finished 5th in the world and took home the first place Inspiration Award.


Raleigh County man sentenced for sexually assaulting family member

Beckley (WVVA) A Raleigh County man who pled guilty to sexually assaulting a 12-year-old boy is sentenced in circuit court. 


Bluefield library celebrates Star Wars Day Video included

Kids at the Craft Memorial Library in Bluefield celebrated Star Wars Day today with Star Wars books, characters, crafts, and games.


Attorney: Prince arranged to meet addiction doctor


In his final weeks, Prince hid signs of trouble from his fans, stonewalling reports of an overdose that required an emergency plane landing and making a brief public appearance to reassure them. But privately, the... More>>

Greenbrier County couple take on firefighting together Video included

We see firefighters every day rushing into burning buildings and saving people in accidents.  That's why today, for International Firefighters Day, we're thanking our local firefighters for their hard work. 


Enrollment opens for YMCA's 'Summer to Discover'

(Beckley) It's a summer to discover at the YMCA of Southern West Virginia. 


Candidates use early voting as opportunity to sway voters

Some candidates are using early voting as a chance to sway voters. 


'Dinky Train' arrives at Exhibition Coal Mine

Beckley (WVVA) An iconic piece of Beckley's coal heritage history came roaring back into Beckley on Wednesday.  


Raleigh County investigators looking into suspicious fire in Eccles Video included

An investigation is underway after an early morning house fire in Raleigh County.


Former Greenbrier Resort employee fakes cancer, collects thousands in salary Video included

A former employee of The Greenbrier Resort admits to faking cancer and collecting thousands of dollars in salary.


UPDATE: Second arrest made in connection with home invasion robbery in Mercer County Video included

Deputies make a second arrest in connection with a home invasion robbery that took place on April 22.


Trump virtually clinches Republican presidential nomination


In a stunning triumph for a political outsider, Donald Trump all but clinched the Republican presidential nomination Tuesday with a resounding victory in Indiana that knocked rival Ted Cruz out of the race and cleared... More>>

Bluefield PD using new fingerprint technology Video included

BLUEFIELD, WV (WVVA) The City of Bluefield police department has a new machine that officers are calling a "one stop shop." 


City of Bluefield hoping to take advantage of K-Mart facility Video included

BLUEFIELD, WV (WVVA) The K-Mart in Bluefield, West Virginia, is filled with shoppers. .


Obama honors Connecticut woman as Teacher of the Year


President Barack Obama on Tuesday bestowed the National Teacher of the Year honor on a Connecticut woman who has demonstrated through her own life that students can overcome almost any obstacle. More>>

Convenient voting brings in more people Video included

We're six days into early voting in the state of West Virginia… 



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