Buchanan County Newswire

Buchanan County Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Buchanan County, VA.

Results 1 - 20 of 46 in Buchanan County, VA

  1. Divided America: To some, Trump is a desperate survival bidRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 18 | The Gillette News-Record

    ... But an analysis shows that Trump's strongest support increased along with the level of economic hardship. In Buchanan County, Virginia, a quarter of people live in poverty and one in five live on disability. In March, 70 percent of primary voters ...

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  2. Divided America: To some, Trump is a desperate survival bidRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 18 | Chico Enterprise-Record

    ... But an analysis shows that Trump's strongest support increased along with the level of economic hardship. In Buchanan County, Virginia, a quarter of people live in poverty and one in five live on disability. In March, 70 percent of primary voters ...

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  3. To some, Trump is a desperate survival bidRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 18 | Weirton Daily Times

    ... But an analysis shows that Trump's strongest support increased along with the level of economic hardship. In Buchanan County, Virginia, a quarter of people live in poverty and one in five live on disability. In March, 70 percent of primary voters ...

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  4. Buchanan County man arraigned in connection to murder caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 13 | WCYB

    Steven Ray Matney was appointed an attorney during an arraignment Wednesday in Buchanan County. He is facing a list of charges including first-degree murder.

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  5. Buchanan County, Va. man charged with murderRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 12 | WCYB

    A Buchanan County grand jury has indicted a man in connection with the death of Ruby Gay Hurley. Steven Ray Matney, 31, of Vansant, Va.

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  6. Street: Clean power plan hurts VirginiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 25, 2016 | Martinsville Bulletin

    Street, born and raised in Buchanan County, Virginia, is the son of a coal miner.

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  7. Man escapes from Haysi Regional Jail officersRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 9, 2016 | WCYB

    According to Buchanan County Sheriff Ray Foster, Timothy Lowe was being transported to the doctor by the Haysi Regional Jail officers when he got loose in the Vansant community around 9 a.m. Thursday. A police search dog was brought in to help with the search.

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  8. 1,600 More Coal Miners Lost Their Jobs In May - Now They're Fleeing The Dem PartyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 3, 2016 | The Daily Caller

    ... work again. Believe me. You're going to be proud again to be miners." Trump had one of his biggest leads in Buchanan County, Virginia - a place where coal runs deep. Trump got 70 percent of the vote there in Virginia's Republican Primary election. ...

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  9. Tight race for Grundy MayorRead the original story w/Photo

    May 4, 2016 | WCYB

    ... it can't be!" The probability of it happening is pretty slim. In fact, Tom Holland has been working in the Buchanan County Voter Registration Office for 12 years and he says in that time it's never happened. "We were shocked to see it," Holland ...

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  10. Police identify woman who died in Buchanan County house fireRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 26, 2016 | Powhatan Today

    Troopers said in a news release Tuesday that the medical examiner has identified the woman as 67-year-old Connie Sanders. Click here to create a free user account to enter a calendar events, update your business directory listing or comment on an obituary.

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  11. Coal country Is desperate for Donald TrumpRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 25, 2016 | Chicago Tribune

    Grundy, Virginia, looks as if it fell into a crevice and got stuck. The seat of Buchanan County, Grundy snakes for miles between high Appalachian mountain walls that restrict its width in places to little more than a stone's throw.

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  12. Reclaimed mine land promising growth for Buchanan CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 22, 2016 | WCYB

    ... the flat, level land that you see here today," Jones said. Years were spent rebuilding the land to match Buchanan County's needs. Acres of flat, park-like property is exactly what designers envisioned. The reclamation projects have even won the ...

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  13. Virginia Forestry crews battle thousands of acres of forest firesRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2016 | WCYB

    News 5's Kristi O'Connor checked in on some of those fires in Buchanan County. The Virginia Department of Forestry was working 5 active fires in just the Vansant area at 6:00 p.m. Wednesday night, but more than 20 fires have threatened homes within southwest Virginia in the last five days.

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  14. Dales, FernRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2016 | Newark Advocate

    ... Home with Pastor Mark Ledbetter officiating. Burial will follow at Hanover Cemetery. Fern was born in Buchanan County, Virginia on June 22, 1936 to the late Cleveland and Statsie Belle (Deel) Dales. He passed away peacefully at his residence on ...

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  15. Prince of Bluegrass, or King of Rock & Roll?Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 11, 2016 | The Bluegrass Blog

    ... plus the industrial buildings and locations that were needed, in Grundy, Bristol, and in-and-around Buchanan County. Stanley, grandson of the estimable Dr. Ralph, was slated for a role as a singer performing and emceeing at a Christmas concert in ...

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  16. Buchanan County Republicans put faith in TrumpRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 3, 2016 | Martinsville Bulletin

    ... is ready for a female president and longs for a candidate like "ol' big ears Ross Perot." The 67-year-old Buchanan County resident says he probably won't vote in November, but he sees how electing Donald Trump would send a message to the world. ...

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  17. Third area fire burning in Buchanan County, VirginiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 31, 2016 | WCYB

    News 5 WCYB has video from viewer Zachary Dotson showing some of the flames burning in the Hurley section of Buchanan County.

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  18. Taking CARE: Infrastructure And Resiliency For Those In NeedRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 28, 2016 | Water Online

    ... readiness for major infrastructure undertakings. Otherwise, the 10 locales are a mixed bag. They include Buchanan County, VA; the Confederated Salish and Kootenai Tribe of Montana; Gatesville, TX; the Hoopa Valley Tribe of California; Haines ...

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  19. Virginia State Police investigate deadly force incident in GrundyRead the original story

    Mar 26, 2016 | Powhatan Today

    The Virginia State Police are investigating the fatal shooting of an armed man by a law enforcement officer in Buchanan County. The deadly force incident occurred around 3:30 a.m. Saturday in the town of Grundy, located in far southwest Virginia. 88 comments

  20. Shooting in Buchanan County under investigationRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 26, 2016 | WCYB

    Virginia State Police told us the Buchanan County Sheriff's Office received a 911 call concerning a suicidal subject at a residence in the 1600 block of Old Home Creek Road. A Sheriff's Deputy and Town of Grundy Police Officer were sent to the scene.

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