Fayette County Newswire (Page 6)

Fayette County Newswire (Page 6)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Fayette County, WV. (Page 6)

Results 101 - 120 of 508 in Fayette County, WV

  1. School Building Authority to consider MIP requests MondayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 25, 2017 | West Virginia Metro

    ... the agenda is deciding how to divide $6.7 million in funding set aside for MIP (Major Improvement Projects). Fayette County is among the 14 districts seeking project funding. The county is requesting $1 million for a new safe-schools entrance and ...

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  2. Boy Scouts ready for Veterans appreciation dayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 16, 2017 | West Virginia Metro

    The Boy Scouts of America will honor the nation's veterans this weekend at the Summit Bechtel Family Scout Reserve in Fayette County. The third annual Veterans Appreciation weekend will be a day long outing for veterans and their families as a way of saying thanks.

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  3. Go Catfishing in June at West Virginia State ParksRead the original story

    Jun 15, 2017 | West Virginia Division of Natural Resources

    ... a first-time angler." State park areas included in the early June stocking program are Babcock State Park in Fayette County; Cacapon State Park in Morgan County; Cedar Creek State Park in Gilmer County; Chief Logan State Park in Logan County; Little ...

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  4. Gear Up college prep academy underway at Concord UniversityRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 14, 2017 | West Virginia Metro

    ... a sophomore at Westside High School in Wyoming County. Josiah Baker, a sophomore at Oak Hill High School in Fayette County, has his eyes on West Virginia University to study architectural engineering. He said he's been able to open up with other ...

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  5. Brickhouse Oak Hill's Summer Kickoff to Benefit United WayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 14, 2017 | WOAY

    On June 24th at least ten small businesses in Fayette County will come together to raise money to benefit the Fayette County Dancing with the Stars team, Kimberly and Orlando. Ultimately, the money will benefit the United Way of Southern West Virginia.

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  6. EPA begins soil and water testing in Fayette CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 12, 2017 | West Virginia Metro

    The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency began soil and water sampling Monday around the Shaffer Equipment Company site in Minden. A sampling will be conducted at the site, as well as along Arbuckle Creek to Thurmond Street.

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  7. Sheriff: Mt. Hope woman makes a living buying and selling illegal drugsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 12, 2017 | WOAY

    ... Insurance, No Registration, Defective Equipment and Driving on a Suspended License. She was arraigned in the Fayette County Magistrate Court and remanded to the Southern Regional Jail in lieu of $30,000.00 bond. This incident remains under ...

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  8. Big Dog Party in FayettevilleRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 8, 2017 | WOAY

    ... with or without your pup! We will be walking the Park loop to town. The Fayetteville Visitors Bureau and the Fayette County Animal Control Center are partnering up for this event along with Active Southern WV for our Dog Walk. Free and family- ...

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  9. 10 Arrested In Drug Ring; Search Continues For 3 MoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 7, 2017 | WOAY

    ... arrested on alleged drug trafficking offenses. Officials say there are still three more people out there. Fayette County Sheriff Mike Fridley told us, "My deputies are working night and day, working their butts off to try and get a handle on this ... 3 comments

  10. Oak Hill man arrested for being part of a local drug ringRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 6, 2017 | WOAY

    Brandon Shane Comer, age 28, of Oak Hill was arrested earlier this afternoon by Deputy L.A. Clay of the Fayette County Sheriff's Office.

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  11. Sheriff: Two more busted in local drug ringRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 6, 2017 | WOAY

    ... 2017. He is charged with one count of Manufacture/Delivery of a Controlled Substance. He was arraigned in the Fayette County Magistrate Court and released on a $25,000.00 bond. mpting to locate Nicholas Luane Coping of Montgomery, Trisha Hancock of ...

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  12. 7 arrested in West Virginia warrant sweep for drug crimesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 6, 2017 | The Greenville Sun

    Authorities in West Virginia say seven people face charges and six are still wanted in connection with alleged drug offenses. WSAZ-TV reports Fayette County Sheriff Mike Fridley says investigators obtained warrants for 13 people and a news release says since June 1 officers from the Sheriff's Office, Central West Virginia Drug Task Force and Oak Hill police have worked to arrest the group.

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  13. Flooding reported in parts of southern West VirginiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 5, 2017 | West Virginia Metro

    High water was reported in parts of Kanawha, Fayette and Raleigh counties Monday afternoon with flood warnings in effect for some areas until 6:15 p.m. More than 2.5 inches of rain had been reported by 3 p.m. in the Fayette County communities of Scarbro and Minden with another inch possible, according to the National Weather Service. Flood warnings parts of SE WV, but rains are decreasing.

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  14. Fayette Co. Sheriff rounding up 13 on drug chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 5, 2017 | WOAY

    Seven individuals have been arrested and law enforcement officers are attempting to locate six others in connection with alleged drug offenses. Sheriff Mike Fridley and Fayette County Prosecuting Attorney Larry Harrah released the following information concerning these arrests: Following multiple concurrent investigations by the Central West Virginia Drug Task Force, investigators obtained warrants on thirteen local individuals in connection with alleged drug trafficking offenses.

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  15. Central West Virginia Drug Task Force Arrests Six PeopleRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 5, 2017 | West Virginia Metro

    At least six people are in custody and another six people remain at-large following a drug investigation by the Fayette County Sheriff's Office and the Central West Virginia Drug Task Force. The investigation into drug trafficking offenses led to attempts to locate the individuals beginning Thursday, June 1. The following are in police custody: Danielle Humphrey, age unknown, of Rainelle, faces one charge of manufacture/delivery of a controlled substance. 2 comments

  16. Woman: Love Triangle Led To StabbingRead the original story w/Photo

    May 23, 2017 | The Daily News-Record

    In mid-October, Amanda Crawford and her boyfriend of six weeks, William Fleshman, moved from Fayette County, W.Va., to Harrisonburg with her ex-boyfriend, Michael Elmore. But instead, Crawford testified Tuesday during a preliminary hearing in Rockingham County General District Court, it turned into a deadly love triangle just a day after they arrived.

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  17. Feminine Products Drive Collecting For Girls In NeedRead the original story w/Photo

    May 20, 2017 | WOAY

    The Fayette County Women's March team is co-sponsoring a feminine hygiene product drive with the Fayette County Health Department, Planned Parenthood, and The UPS Store 2913 in Beckley.

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  18. Fayette board OKs school closings, grade reconfigurationsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 18, 2017 | NewsandSentinel.com

    Fayette County would close several existing school buildings under a plan approved by the county Board of Education. Media outlets report the board agreed on the plan Tuesday to close schools, transfer students and reconfigure grade levels to reduce the number of public schools from 18 to 11. Most of the closings involve elementary schools.

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  19. One Group Of Residents In Oak Hill Are Worried For Their SafetyRead the original story w/Photo

    May 17, 2017 | WOAY

    ... concerned about how these downed trees block vital exits which now can't be used in case of a fire emergency. Fayette County Building Code Officials have been notified and I got a chance to speak to one official on the phone Wednesday morning. Allen ...

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  20. Fayette County Residents React To Consolidation PlanRead the original story w/Photo

    May 17, 2017 | WOAY

    One day after the plan to close and consolidate schools in Fayette County was approved, some of those that will be affected are speaking out. "There's just so many kids.

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