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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
MSHA issues 190 citations to mines nationwide, 46 to three West Virginia coal mines in July
Fri, 29 Aug 2014 15:43:38 -0700
Inspectors with the U.S. Department of Labor's Mine Safety and Health Administration issued 190 citations and eight orders during special impact inspections conducted in July, the Administration announced Aug. 28.
Princeton named best up-and-coming town in West Virginia
Thu, 28 Aug 2014 14:12:31 -0700
The city of Princeton has been recognized by West Virginia Living Magazine as the best up-and-coming town in the state of West Virginia for 2014.This comes as the downtown area continues to see improvements thanks to the Princeton Renaissance Project.
Falling gas prices expected to boost Labor Day weekend travel
Thu, 28 Aug 2014 14:35:41 -0700
Travel on Labor Day weekend is expected to increase nationwide by 1.6 percent this year, according to AAA.
Mercer County Commission to hold public meetings on proposed fire fee increase
Fri, 29 Aug 2014 07:57:32 -0700
MERCER COUNTY (WVVA) The Mercer County Commission plans to hold seven public hearings to discuss a proposal to increase fire fee...
Police search for missing man in Virginia
Thu, 28 Aug 2014 19:27:57 -0700
Virginia State Police is looking for your help in locating a missing man. They report that 42-year-old Michael Stacy was last seen on August 23rd of this year.Stacy is from Swords Creek, Virginia in Russell County. If you've seen this man or have information, contact Virginia State Police at 276-964-2322
Home destroyed in Shady Spring fire
Wed, 27 Aug 2014 06:13:48 -0700
A structure fire in Raleigh County leaves a family homeless Dispatchers say a home on Livingston Road in Shady Spring...
Two men armed with a knife arrested in Oceana for robbing man
Wed, 27 Aug 2014 15:27:32 -0700
OCEANA, WYOMING COUNTY (WVVA) Two men were arrested and charged with armed robbery Tuesday. Oceana Police Chief Barlow says Joshua Sprouse, 30, and Jesse Sprouse, 49...
Recycling subcommittee formed on City Council
Thu, 28 Aug 2014 17:25:52 -0700
By Rachel Molenda A subcommittee of Charleston City Council's environment and recycling committee was formed Thursday evening in order to address a lack of recycling participation in public housing and schools, among others. At-large Councilwoman Kasey Russell, who is also chairwoman of the Kanawha County Solid Waste Authority, said Slack Street - the recycling facility run by West Virginia ...
A vehicle fire is being treated as suspicious in Fayette County
Fri, 29 Aug 2014 02:12:29 -0700
FAYETTE (WVVA) – A vehicle fire is being treated as suspicious in the Oak Hill area.
Two men accused of assaulting officers in Greenbrier County
Thu, 28 Aug 2014 10:27:31 -0700
GREENBRIER COUNTY (WVVA) Two men are charged with assaulting officers in two separate incidents in Lewisburg. According to Police, David Trent, 30, was confronted by police...