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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
W.Va. plans 'pothole blitz' to address road damage
Fri, 07 Mar 2014 07:12:00 -0800
CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) -- Crews in West Virginia are planning a multimillion-dollar effort to fix pothole damage across the state. Successive heavy winter storms this year have taken a harsh toll on roads.
Cadets graduate from Sate Police Academy
Fri, 07 Mar 2014 12:56:48 -0800
SOUTH CHARLESTON (NEWS RELEASE) – On Friday, March 7, 2014, the 63rd Cadet Class of the West Virginia State Police graduated in a ceremony held at the West Virginia State University, in Institute, West
Changes to rape evidence collection bill rejected
Fri, 07 Mar 2014 07:12:09 -0800
CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) -- The West Virginia House of Delegates has rejected changes the Senate made to a bill to regulate and improve the training of nurses who collect forensic evidence in sexual assault
W.Va. attorney general warns of text message scam
Fri, 07 Mar 2014 07:12:37 -0800
CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) -- Attorney General Patrick Morrisey is warning West Virginia residents about a text message scam. Here's how it works: Consumers receive a text message saying they've won a prize.
Students to perform in concert as Honor Band
Thu, 06 Mar 2014 22:07:25 -0800
Band students throughout southern West Virginia are coming together Saturday in Beckley to perform as the Southern West Virginia Honor Band.
W.Va. takes home Country Roads
Fri, 07 Mar 2014 15:21:22 -0800
CHARLESTON, W.Va. -- Singer/songwriter John Denver never called West Virginia home, but his 1970s hit, "Take Me Home, Country Roads," is now one of the states official songs. Forty-three years after it first hit the airwaves with the...
Former manager pleads guilty to embezzling from Mercer County DMV
Fri, 07 Mar 2014 08:43:51 -0800
PRINCETON (WVVA) - A Mercer County woman has pleaded guilty to embezzling money from the county's Department of Motor Vehicles. Rhonda Thomas of Princeton pleaded guilty Thursday to embezzling $13,000
Take Me Home, Country Roads: New State Song of West Virginia
Fri, 07 Mar 2014 17:28:35 -0800
CHARLESTON (WVVA)- The West Virginia Senate passed a resolution making Take Me Home, Country Roads by John Denver one of the state songs. After the resolution passed unanimously a celebration occurred
WVVA follow up-Good Samaritan Food Pantry reopens
Thu, 06 Mar 2014 16:18:17 -0800
Richlands, Va. (WVVA)--Good news for needy families in the Richlands, Va. area. Two weeks after a local food pantry is destroyed by fire, it is back up and running at its temporary location.
Two more arrested in the murder case of Kareem Hunter
Fri, 07 Mar 2014 19:22:36 -0800
The Kanawha County Sheriff Department has arrested two more in the murder case of Kareem Hunter. Deputies arrested Miguel Quinones, 36, of Charleston and Deveron Patterson, 26, of Beckley. Patterson