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Homeless woman proves Social Security owes her $100K


For years, Wanda Witter has lived on the streets in Washington, D.C., trying to persuade officials that Social Security owes her more than $100,000. For years, the 80-year-old woman says people dismissed her as crazy. More>>

"Calming room" opens at Dollywood for kids with autism

A small room at Dollywood is making a big impact for parents of children with special needs. 


"Day of Miracles" raises money for sick children across state

It was a "Day of Miracles" across the Mountain State today.

A statewide fundraising effort to raise money for sick children took place across the airwaves.


Budget Inn temporarily closed for violations Video included

The Budget Inn in Princeton is temporarily closed after several violations. 


Demolition begins for homes in White Sulphur Springs Video included

Homes that weren't salvageable from the June flood are finally being demolished, which means new homes can be built.


Jurors still deliberating in trial of Mercer Co. man accused of murdering wife Video included

PRINCETON, WV (WVVA) Jurors decide to take deliberations into Wednesday.


Police in search of missing Raleigh County girl Video included

Amber Faith Wilson Amber Faith Wilson

The Raleigh County Sheriff’s Office is requesting the public’s assistance in locating a missing person. 


Plan laid out for future of Uptown Beckley hole Video included

BECKLEY (WVVA) After almost five years of navigating their way around the awkward hole in the heart of Uptown Beckley, people had almost stopped talking about it. 


Car dealer donates to WVU, WVU Tech Video included

BECKLEY (WVVA) A West Virginia University students from Shady Spring has a new ride to school thanks to a generous donation from a local car dealer.  


Deputies: Mom killed newborn by putting him in refrigerator

A mother charged with killing her newborn son by putting him in the refrigerator for several hours was expected to appear before a judge Tuesday.


Arrest made in breaking and entering at Beckley DOH Video included

Donnie Dale Blackburn, Jr. Donnie Dale Blackburn, Jr.

Police have made an arrest in connection with the breaking and entering of a West Virginia Department of Highways garage in Raleigh County.


FBI probing stabbing where suspect shouted 'Allahu akbar' Video included

The FBI is investigating a stabbing in Virginia in which the suspect shouted "Allahu akbar" while attacking a man and woman. 


FL Sheriff: Face-biting suspect may have ingested chemical

The college student caught biting a victim's face after stabbing and beating the man and his wife to death in a random attack may have ingested "caustic" chemicals from the couple's garage.


Appalachian Power, employees donate $100K to flood relief

Appalachian Power has given more than $100,000 to flood relief efforts in West Virginia, including over $50,000 in personal contributions from employees.


McDowell County man charged in double-shooting Video included

Two men are hospitalized in critical condition and another is charged in a double-shooting in McDowell County.


Trial begins for Mercer Co. man charged with first degree murder Video included

PRINCETON, WV (WVVA) This all started on December 16, 2014 in Kayla Neel's parents driveway.


First day of school for Greenbrier County Video included

After a long summer break, Greenbrier County schools are back in session. 


Congressman working to bring to region National Guard facility, major distribution center Video included

BEAVER (WVVA) Rep. Evan Jenkins, (R) West Virginia, said he is in talks with state leaders to bring a National Guard maintenance facility and possibly a major retail distribution center to Beaver on Friday.  


Greenbrier County resurfacing project to begin Tuesday

The West Virginia Division of Highways announced in a release on Monday a resurfacing project in Greenbrier County. 


Gov. Tomblin extends State of Emergency for eight counties Video included

Gov. Earl Ray Tomblin extended the State of Emergency for eight counties in West Virginia on Monday, according to a release from the governor.   


Man dies after ATV accident in Wyoming County Video included

One man is dead, another injured after an ATV accident involving a truck in Wyoming County...


Official: Pills found at Prince's estate contained fentanyl


Some of the pills taken from Prince's estate in Paisley Park after his death were counterfeit drugs that actually contained fentanyl - a synthetic opioid 50 times more powerful than heroin, an official close to the... More>>


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