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

West Virginia man dead after mining accident

One man has died after a mining accident in Randolph County. The West Virginia Office of Miners’ Health, Safety and Training confirms in a press release that an incident occurred on Tuesday, June 5th  at the Carter Roag Coal Company, Morgan Camp Mine in Randolph County. Ronald Taylor, 43 of Belington, WV, was injured during the incident and flown from the mine to Ruby Memorial Hospital in Morgantown.  MHST says the injuries occurred when the m…

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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

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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