A 12-week old infant is dead under "suspicious" circumstances, according to Nicholas County Sheriff William Nunley.
A 12-week old infant is dead under "suspicious" circumstances, according to Nicholas County Sheriff William Nunley. Read more
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Federal authorities say a drug sweep in Kentucky, Tennessee and West Virginia has netted more than 800 pounds (363 kilograms) of methamphetamine. Read more
CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — A West Virginia city has approved payments totaling $130,000 to settle a lawsuit accusing three police officers of using excessive force against a teenager and his toddler cousin. Read more
NEW YORK (AP) — A homeless man from West Virginia faced charges Saturday for allegedly placing two devices that looked like pressure cookers in a New York City subway station, forcing an evacuation and snarling the morning commute, police said. Read more
Raleigh County Circuit Court Judge Andrew Dimlich on Thursday declined to issue an immediate ruling on a 26-year-old's request to reconsider a 50-year sentence handed down in February. Read more
Raleigh County Circuit Judge Darl Poling has denied a motion for two new expert witnesses to testify on behalf of Christopher Wayne Bowling. Read more
PRINCETON — A circuit court judge denied bond Monday for a local man facing a charge of first-degree murder in the Aug. 10 shooting death of a woman near Princeton. Read more
Gov. Jim Justice announced Tuesday that he has awarded $5,417,239 in West Virginia Community Corrections Grant program funds to 30 projects, including agencies in Raleigh, Fayette, Greenbrier, Summers, Monroe, Nicholas, Wyoming and Pocahontas counties. These funds will be used to assist loca… Read more
ELKHART, Ind. – Three people were shot dead and a fourth seriously injured Wednesday morning at an apartment complex in this northern Indiana city. Elkhart police said the gunman was among the dead. Read more
The Fayette County Sheriff's Department is investigating human remains discovered in the Beckwith area on Thursday. Read more
Fairmont — Police charged a 27-year-old Fairmont man with first-degree murder for allegedly choking his girlfriend to death with a shoe string in Fairmont, according to a criminal complaint. He was arraigned this morning in Marion County Court. Read more
Construction on a new Raleigh County Sheriff's Department is expected to start at Pinecrest Technology Park as early as spring 2020, Raleigh Commission President Dave Tolliver said following the regular meeting of the Raleigh Commission. Read more
This Week's Circulars
Linda Sue Milam, 80, of Beckley, WV, passed away on Tuesday, August 20, 2019. She was born on April 7, 1939 in Maben, WV to her late parents Eugene A. and Wilma K. (Sizemore) Hodson. Linda is preceded in death by her loving husband of 53 years, Mr. John Calvin Milam; brothers Roger Hodson an…
Wanda Jean Crawford Griffith, 83, of Cleveland TN, formerly of Rock, passed away Friday, August 16, 2019 in a local healthcare facility from dementia. She was married to Albert Griffith for 57 years until he passed on July 3, 2011. She was born in Sophia, and Albert was from Shady Spring. To…
Ruby Mae Harrah, age 80, of Crow, WV, passed away on Tuesday, August 20, 2019 at Bowers Hospice House in Beckley. Born on July 1, 1939 at Herndon, WV, she was the daughter of the late Roscoe Mitchem and Elvie Mae O'Dell Mitchem. Ms. Harrah was a homemaker,and a member of Crow Christian Churc…
Emily Maude Williams, age 79, of Crab Orchard, WV, passed away Tuesday, August 20, 2019. Visit www.roseandquesenberry.net for service details. Arrangements by Rose and Quesenberry, Beckley.
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