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Beckley Blue Jay Bolt
Bradley Clear Creek Coal City
Colcord Cool Ridge Crab Orchard
Daniels Dorothy Eccles
Fairdale Ghent Glen Daniel
Glen Morgan Glen White Harper
Helen Lanark Lester
Mabscott Mac Arthur Midway
Naoma Odd Piney View
Princewick Prosperity Raleigh
Rhodell Shady Spring Skelton
Sophia Stanaford Surveyor
White Oak Slab Fork Rock Creek
Dry Creek Sprague Terry
Montcoal Cranberry Josephine
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News in Raleigh County, West Virginia
WV Senate OKs bill to not require concealed handgun permits
Fri, 27 Feb 2015 10:26:18 -0800
CHARLESTON, WV(AP) - Senators have approved a push to make West Virginia the fifth state not to require concealed handgun permits. The Senate's 32-2 vote Monday...
120 arrested, 21 wanted on drug charges in Tazewell County
Fri, 27 Feb 2015 13:41:18 -0800
TAZEWELL COUNTY, VA (WVVA) Commonwealth Attorney Dennis Lee held a news conference on Friday in Tazewell concerning recent indictments on drug charges.The Special Grand Jury indicted more than 140 individuals. So far, 120 have been arrested.
Woman Killed in Raleigh County House Fire
Thu, 26 Feb 2015 08:16:51 -0800
The West Virginia State Fire Marshal's Office is investigating a fatal fire in the Stanaford area of Raleigh County.
Kanawha County student accepted to National Youth Orchestra
Fri, 27 Feb 2015 08:27:54 -0800
CHARLESTON, WV (AP) -- The National Youth Orchestra has accepted its first West Virginian.
McDowell County man is convicted on cocaine charges
Fri, 27 Feb 2015 09:26:18 -0800
BLUEFIELD, WV (WVVA) A McDowell County man admits to selling crack cocaine in Welch.? William Sykes, 29, of Welch entered a plea on Friday in federal court...
Raleigh County residents without water
Wed, 25 Feb 2015 16:08:16 -0800
ARNETT, WV (WVVA) "I'm not angry like every body else I'm a little frustrated but these guys are working really hard to get everything taken care of and as long as we can take care of the people that's all that matters," says Arnett resident and Coal River safety officer Joanne Pettri.Pettri has been without water for almost five days."It's been rough but the water has been donated and it's ...
Attorney General warns against IRS scams
Fri, 27 Feb 2015 07:56:20 -0800
CHARLESTON, WV (AP) - The Attorney General's office is warning West Virginians to beware of callers claiming to be from the Internal Revenue Service.
WV Senate passes bill on handling asbestos claims
Fri, 27 Feb 2015 13:11:22 -0800
CHARLESTON, WV– The West Virginia Senate today by a unanimous vote passed Senate Bill 411, which creates the Asbestos Bankruptcy Trust Claims Transparency Act and the Asbestos and Silica Claims Priorities Act.
4 convicted on federal drug charges in Bluefield
Fri, 27 Feb 2015 10:56:18 -0800
BLUEFIELD, WV – Two men from Bluefield and two men from Princeton enter pleas to federal drug charges involving heroin and illegal pain pills.
Family blames icy streets for death of Raleigh County teen
Wed, 25 Feb 2015 14:52:51 -0800
BECKLEY (WVVA) Family and friends are angry at the city of Beckley for its response to the winter storms in Raleigh County. Ashlei Fox, 17, died on Monday...