Coal ash removal bill clears first Virginia Senate committee

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — A bill requiring the disposal of coal ash stored in Dominion Energy ponds across Virginia has cleared its first General Assembly committee. The Richmond Times-Dispatch reports

Bluestone Resources to hire 290

Bluestone Resources announces its intention to hire 290 additional workers at coal mines in Kentucky, Virginia and West Virginia.

UPDATE: Pinnacle mine officially closed

PINEVILLE, W.Va. (WVVA) Wyoming County’s biggest mine and largest private employer has officially closed. According to miners, the Pinnacle Mine in Pineville has been locked

Man dies in coal mining accident

A man has died after an accident this morning at the Surface Coal Mine in Greenbrier County. The West Virginia Department of Commerce says Roger

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Snow showers Sunday & wind chills -15 to -30 Sunday night

Snow showers Sunday & wind chills -15 to -30 Sunday night

(WVVA) Arctic air will continue to surge into the area Sunday, causing more snow showers and dangerously cold wind chills

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New utility policy for Alderson residents

ALDERSON, WV (WVVA) Starting February 1st, folks in Alderson will be under a new policy for customers who don’t pay

Fayette County Man arrested after altercation with Deputies

HILTON VILLAGE, WV (WVVA) Deputies with the Fayette County Sheriff’s Department has arrested Chad O. Aldridge, 30, of Hilton Village.

Bluefield Community mourns the loss of Tony Webster Jr.

The Bluefield community is mourning the death of one of their own. Tony Webster Jr. of Bluefield High School passed

MLK march to take place in Lewisburg

(Lewisburg) Lewisburg is celebrating Martin Luther King day with what they say is the biggest march in the state. The

Welcome to “Stitch Nite,” The Bluefield Yarn Company

The Bluefield Yarn Company hosts a social gathering on Thursday evenings and it involves some crocheting, knitting, and a whole