Construction of new mine set to begin in Wyoming County

ITMANN, W.Va. (WVVA) Construction on a new coal mining operation is set to begin in Wyoming County. According to a release by CONSOL Energy, the company has started on the

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

WVVA WEATHER AUTHORITY

Bland
70°
Hinton
71°
Wytheville
72°
Lewisburg
Welch
70°
Grundy
Fayetteville
72°
Union
73°
Marlinton
70°
Heat and humidity continues through evening, rain chances increase tomorrow

Heat and humidity continues through evening, rain chances increase tomorrow

It has been a very hot and humid day across the two Virginia’s. We saw some heat index values get

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Railroad town celebrates 6th annual ‘Thurmond Train Day’

(FAYETTE COUNTY) The National Park Service at New River Gorge National River, the National Coal Heritage Area, the Thurmond Performance Team,

Sophia City Fire Department warns community of heat wave

(RALEIGH COUNTY) Hot weather is ramping up delivering record-breaking highs across most of the United States including some parts of

Vietnam Memorial dedicated to fallen, former Matoaka High School students

LASHMEET, WV (WVVA) A special ceremony was held in Lashmeet on Saturday to honor five men from Matoaka High that

Becoming a Bluefield firefighter is no easy task

BLUEFIELD, WV (WVVA) On Saturday, City of Bluefield firefighter candidates attempted the physical fitness test. In 10 minutes and 20

Mayor Rappold and Active Southern WV hold another walk through 5th Ward

(RALEIGH COUNTY) Mayor Rob Rappold  and Active Southern West Virginia hosted another ‘Walk with the Mayor’ Friday for the community to