Wyoming County Newswire

Wyoming County Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Wyoming County, WV.

Results 1 - 20 of 203 in Wyoming County, WV

  1. CTC project: Big hearts, tiny home -Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 6 | Independent Herald

    Students at the Wyoming County Career and Technical Center are constructing a 400 square foot house for victims of last summer's flood. Dr. Kathy Jo D'Antoni of the West Virginia Department of Education asked vocational-technical schools around the state to build the tiny homes.

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  2. Brenton man convicted of drug charges -Read the original story

    Tuesday Dec 6 | Independent Herald

    Joe Roger Lane, 42, was found guilty of two counts of delivery of a controlled substance, according to the Wyoming County Prosecutor's Office. The verdict was announced last Tuesday.

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  3. Community CalendarRead the original story

    Tuesday Dec 6 | Independent Herald

    ... meetings every Wednesday from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. at the church. For more information, call 304-682-5830. The Wyoming County Community Fund has been established to provide an avenue to accept tax-deductible donations for worthy county projects and ...

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  4. Deer season is not deadRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 3 | Williamson Daily News Online

    Plenty of big bucks have been taken this year like this buck proudly displayed by Brandon Lilly and his brother Jamie that Brandon harvested in Wyoming County.

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  5. Book drive -Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 29 | Independent Herald

    Raze members at the Wyoming County Career and Technical Center held a children's book drive in September and October. They collected 800 children's books and gave them to children at the Mullens Halloween Tailgate and at the Autumn Fest in Pineville.

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  6. Man charged with murder and wounding in McDowell CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 28 | West Virginia Metro

    ... Kennedy, was the ex-boyfriend of the female victim. Kennedy was located several hours later in neighboring Wyoming County in the Long Branch area and taken into custody. He's likely facing charges of murder and malicious wounding. Investigators ... 4 comments

  7. Arts group seeks grant -Read the original story

    Tuesday Nov 22 | Independent Herald

    The Wyoming County Arts Group is hoping to get funding for a project that will bring art supplies to the community. Five southern West Virginia areas - Wyoming County, Madison, Alderson, McDowell County and Lincoln County - were selected to participate in the program, which is aimed at identifying economic opportunties.

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  8. Plans for initiative discussed -Read the original story

    Tuesday Nov 22 | Independent Herald

    ... project was an African American cemetery in the Glen Rogers area which needs work. Christy Laxton, the Wyoming County champion, said County Commissioner Silas Mullins planned to inventory what materials were left from the 2013 initiative. The next ...

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  9. Mayor thanks those who helped with Autumn FestRead the original story

    Tuesday Nov 22 | Independent Herald

    ... The Lunch Box, Town of Pineville, Tudor's Bicuit World, Twin Falls State Park, Wendy Morgan at TRU Beauty and Wyoming County Convention and Visitors Bureau. Also helping make the event a success were Mayor Tim Ellison, Bullet Proof, Town Manager ...

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  10. OMS presents report to school board - 3:50 pm updated:Read the original story

    Tuesday Nov 22 | Independent Herald

    The Oceana Middle School Local School Improvement Council gave its annual presentation at last Thursday's Wyoming County Board of Education meeting. Math scores were lower than EDA but improving, she reported.

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  11. Riding in style -Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 22 | Independent Herald

    The Wyoming County Career and Technical Center Diesel Class built an Army Jeep and a Marine vehicle for participation in the Veterans Day Parade in Oceana. Clacy Lambert is the diesel instructor.

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  12. Community CalendarRead the original story

    Tuesday Nov 22 | Independent Herald

    ... meetings every Wednesday from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. at the church. For more information, call 304-682-5830. The Wyoming County Community Fund has been established to provide an avenue to accept tax-deductible donations for worthy county projects and ...

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  13. Alpha Natural Resources announces 2017 production goal -Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 20 | Williamson Daily News Online

    ... and will remove coal trucks from local highways. And, expansion is planned for the Kepler mining complex in Wyoming County, West Virginia that will provide access to 15 million tons of premium metallurgical coal. And Stetson says additional ...

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  14. Alpha, fresh out of bankruptcy, announces goal of mining 13 million tons in 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 18 | West Virginia Metro

    ... coal trucks from local highways, the company said. Expansion is also planned for the Kepler mining complex in Wyoming County to provide access to 15 million tons of premium metallurgical coal. Stetson said additional divestitures of inactive assets ...

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  15. Sex Offender Arrested for Failure To Register AddressRead the original story

    Wednesday Nov 16 | WOAY

    ... life due to being convicted of first degree sexual abuse of a juvenile involving a 14 year old female through Wyoming County, West Virginia.

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  16. Cline, Paynter among election winners -Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 15 | Independent Herald

    ... incumbent, won the 31st District House of Delegates seat by 1,800 votes over Kristen Ross. Five precincts in Wyoming County voted in the 21st District. Phyllis White won the Wyoming County precincts, but Republican Mark Dean was elected. In local ...

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  17. School letter grades delayed -Read the original story

    Tuesday Nov 15 | Independent Herald

    The original plan was to announce the grades at a special Wyoming County Board of Education meeting last Thursday afternoon. Superintendent of Schools Deirdre Cline said the release of the grades has been delayed by the West Virginia Department of Education.

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  18. Grant awarded to St. Vincent De Paul SocietyRead the original story

    Tuesday Nov 15 | Independent Herald

    ... the local St. Vincent de Paul Society has received funding to provide these supplements for families in Wyoming County. This funding has been granted to insure that all babies receive the benefits they need to have the healthiest early start for ...

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  19. Scout initiative: Easier the second time around -Read the original story

    Tuesday Nov 15 | Independent Herald

    The second time around in hosting Boy Scouts from around the nation for local service projects should be a little easier, according to Christy Laxton, Wyoming County champion. The Arrow to the Summit Community Service Initiative will bring Scouts into all 55 West Virginia counties during the 2017 National Jamboree in Fayette County next July.

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  20. Little General Opens 100th Overall Retail LocationRead the original story

    Mar 9, 2012 | CSP

    Little General Stores Inc. has opened its newest location, complete with Exxon fuel and an Arby's Restaurant, in Pineville, W.Va. This makes Little General Store's fourth location in Wyoming County, W.Va., and its 100th overall retail location.

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