West Virginia Metro
Raleigh man allegedly held up Dollar General store twice
A Raleigh County man was arrested Friday and charged with robbing the Dollar General store in Glen Daniel twice last month.
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Fri Jul 11, 2014
Task Force Arrests Man Wanted On Soliciting Minor Charge
Princeton , West Virginia Authorities said a man wanted for allegedly soliciting a minor was apprehended by the U.S. Marshals Service Fugitive Task Force.
Man accused of attacking Beckley doctor denied lower bond the same day his fiance was arrested
A man accused of attacking a Beckley doctor outside of his office building July 3 will not receive a lower bond following a hearing Friday.
Thu Jul 10, 2014
Warrant issued after Georgia man facing drug charge fails to appear in court
A Georgia man arrested in Raleigh County in March 2013 after police discovered eight pounds of marijuana failed to appear in court Thursday for his pretrial conference.
Probable cause found for Pax man charged with murder
A court magistrate found probable cause for a Pax man arrested in connection with a recent murder in Raleigh County.
Wed Jul 09, 2014
Boil Water Advisory Issued For Some Areas In Raleigh County
Odd , West Virginia A boil water advisory has been issued for customers in some areas handled by the Raleigh County Public Service District.
Tue Jul 08, 2014
PART 1: Incarcerating Our Future
Studies show an increase in juvenile offenders in the state of West Virginia over the past 10 years.
Mon Jul 07, 2014
Raleigh Relay readies for weekend
Relay for Life in Raleigh County is ready to go this weekend and they have set the fundraising bar high.
Sat Jul 05, 2014
Beckley officials want residents to have emergency kits for their animals
Hurricane Arthur didn't impact West Virginia, but Raleigh County's emergency services department want you to remember that it's important to care for your pets in the case of a major storm.
Thu Jul 03, 2014
Fatal night club shooter sentenced to 9 to 20 years behind bars
A man convicted in connection to a fatal night club shooting in Raleigh County faces up to a quarter century behind bars.
Bluefield Daily Telegraph
King Coal Highway, Coalfields Expressway supporters hopeful for funds
With a reduction in federal aid for transportation projects looming for the states, area supporters of the King Coal Highway and the Coalfields Expressway say they are hopeful that Congress will now be compelled to act on a new long-term federal highway bill.
Wed Jul 02, 2014
Felman Production To Restart Idled New Haven Plant
New Haven , Mason County , West Virginia Felman Production plans to restart its idled plant in Mason County by the end of July.
Tyler Star News
Local actors take on roles
No, not saving the families; they can probably take care of themselves, thank you very much.
Playground opens in Raleigh County
New River Park in Beckley has added a brand new play set just behind the pool. The County Chamber of Commerce has partnered with local businesses to renovate and upgrade the park including new paint, shelter roofs, new bathrooms, and a trail update, but the key feature is the playground.
Reward Offered For Seven Unsolved Murders In Raleigh County
Beckley , West Virginia The Raleigh County Commission is contributing $5,000 to a reward for information leading to convictions in seven cold-case slayings.
Judge Says WV Agency In Contempt Of Mental Heath Orders
Charleston , Kanawha County , West Virginia A judge has ordered two West Virginia Department of Health and Human Resources officials to appear in court later this month after finding the agency in contempt of court orders regarding the state's psychiatric hospitals.
Sun Jun 29, 2014
Man arrested for bar fight with screwdriver, deputies say
Matthew Sean Toler, 32, was arrested by the Raleigh County Sheriff's Office just before 1 a.m. at Billy Joe's Bar on Eisenhower Drive in Beckley.
Thu Jun 26, 2014
Raleigh County Memorial Airport's hub may change following bidding process
Passengers who travel from Beckley's airport may be catching connecting flights in a city other than Washington D.C. following a new bidding process at the Raleigh County Memorial United Airlines is set to part ways with Silver Air, a smaller air carrier that flies people between Beckley and D.C. to their connecting United flights, according to ... (more)
Wed Jun 25, 2014
Name Of Victim Released In Raleigh Shooting
Crab Orchard, Raleigh County , West Virginia Authorities have released the name of the victim of Tuesday morning's homicide in Raleigh County.
Tue Jun 24, 2014
Fight Breaks Out After Sentencing Of Kelsey Legg
John Tincher, Jeff Morris Reported: Jun. 24, 2014 12:01 PM EDT Updated: Jun. 24, 2014 12:26 PM EDT Charleston , Kanawha County , West Virginia A fight broke outside the Kanawha County Courthouse after the sentencing of Kesley Legg in connection with the Kareem Hunter murder.