A robbery at a video lottery parlor in Fairlea is under investigation by the Greenbrier County Sheriff's Office. Now they are asking for anyone with information on the incident to call them with tips. More>>
Two were arrested late Wednesday night (7/30) on several charges in Fayette County. More>>
In Raleigh County, a woman is miraculously not seriously injured, after her car rolls over on I-77 around 6:30 Wednesday night.An eyewitness tells us the woman was driving in the left lane on the northbound side. She suddenly veered off the road, over corrected,then slammed into the side of a tractor trailer. The car rolled multiple times before coming to a stop on it's roof.The witness says two small dogs ran out of the car. Moments later, the woman crawled out and ran after one of the dogs.... More>>
The incident happened at midnight between Sunday, July 27 and Monday, July 28. Officials with the library said that a person stood outside the library a made sure that no one was inside at the time.
Believe it or not, some students in our area are going back to school next week. For parents struggling to buy school supplies, Virginia is offering a tax-free holiday. More>>
If you're looking for something fun to do this weekend, we just might have an event for you. The 90th annual Mercer County Fair is coming to town this weekend. More>>
InSummersCountythe Lilly Pad Bar in Hilldale was taken by surprise over the weekend.According to reports, two men allegedly walked into the bar with knives demanding money. Around1:00AMon Sundaythere were only two people in the entire bar, the bartender and a customer.Two men allegedly came in armed with knives. and tied up the customer and cut his hand.After that, deputies say the robbers took 7-8 thousand dollars from the bar. David Whitaker and the bartender were the only two in the bar o... More>>
After two women trespassing on railroad tracks in Indiana were nearly killed when they were caught in the middle of a bridge, 80 feet above water, with no where to go, we decided to look into the rules of railroad tracks and why they have them. More>>
The Virginia Department of Transportation has announced that northbound traffic on Interstate-77 will be affected by work in the East River Mountain Tunnel on Wednesday night. One lane on the northbound side of the tunnel will be closed from 8 p.m. on Wednesday until 7 a.m. on Thursday. More>>
Local New Orleans Saints fans continue to watch and enjoy their beloved team as they continue to practice in our area. But as the State Fair of West Virginia grows closer and closer, some are concerned if parking will soon be an issue. More>>
Deputies with the Mercer County Sheriff's Department arrested two people Monday night, when it was discovered they were making meth with 2 babies in the house. Deputy Horn said the children are 7 and 18 months old. More>>
When lending a helping hand, how far is too far? During the tractor trailer fire on Friday, Colin Dunn and Virginia Prince stole an emergency vehicle and drove it through the tunnel. Dunn is a firefighter in Maryland and Prince is a firefighter in Maine. More>>
In Summers Countythe Lilly Pad Bar in Hilldale was taken by surprise over the weekend.According to reports, two men allegedly walked into the bar with knives demanding money. Around 1:00AM on Sundaythere were only two people in the entire bar, the bartender and a customer.Two men allegedly came in armed with knives. and tied up the customer and cut his hand.After that, deputies say the robbers took 7-8 thousand dollars from the bar.While this was going on, the bartender says she was cut acros... More>>
Starting on Tuesday, July 29, the northbound lanes of Interstate-77 through the East River Mountain tunnel will be closed. The lanes are being closed to allow crews to repair the tunnel after a fire that happened over the weekend. More>>
Officials with the West Virginia State Police have announced that they will be checking drivers in Wyoming County to see if they are driving under the influence.
An armed robbery that happened at the Little General on Johnstown Road on Sunday, July 27 ends with the suspect sent to the hospital. A warrant has been issued for the arrest of Charles Carrington on First Degree Robbery charges. More>>
Troopers from the Princeton Detachment of the West Virginia State Police say two people are arrested for allegedly stealing an emergency vehicle from the scene of a vehicle fire.
Firefighters in Summers County are reporting severe interference on their radios. They told 59News that's causing trouble when they're being dispatched to calls. More>>
The Summers County Sheriff's Department will soon be purchasing a new police cruiser to support a new K-9 unit. That's possible because of a $12,000 grant to the Summers County Commission for the benefit of the Sheriff's Department. More>>
The Ronceverte Police Department arrested Daniel Judy on Friday, July 25.
A Virginia man arrested on a fugitive from justice warrant earlier this month in West Virginia has been arrested a second time after authorities said he failed to turn himself in on stalking charges in Danville. More>>
Jury selection is on the agenda for opening day in the corruption trial of a former Virginia governor and his wife in Richmond. More>>
In Greenbrier County, a fallen tree blocked Route 60 and parts of a train's tracks for a few hours. "I've never seen storms so angry. They were violent," said Rainelle homeowner Robert Anderson. More>>
We saw great weather on Saturday and some people in Raleigh County chose to enjoy it while giving back. Walgreens and the Beckley Golf Academy partnered together for a "Fight to Cure Cancer" scramble golf tournament to raise awareness and donations for the American Cancer Society and Relay for Life. More>>
All northbound lanes are back open after a tractor trailer that caught fire inside the East River Mountain Tunnel on Friday. It happened in the northbound lanes of the tunnel that divides Mercer and Bland around 2:00 Friday afternoon. More>>
We have an update on a story we first brought to you on Monday. Al Jessup, also known as the The Ice Cream Man in Beckley was forced to close his business. More>>
Ken King Regional Operations Director with VDOT told 59News the right lane on the Northbound side of I-77 at the East River Mountain Tunnel opened at 8:50 Saturday morning.
The Beckley Police Department is investigating an early morning roll over accident that happened along New River Dr around 3:30 am Saturday.According to dispatchers one person was ejected from the vehicle, and was transported to a local hospital.The cause of the accident is not known at this time.Continue to follow wvnstv.comfor more information as it becomes available. More>>
The Beckley City Fire department was called to the scene of a structure fire along Morris Ave in Beckley around 1:40 am Saturday.According to dispatchers there were no reported injuries, The cause of the fire is not yet known.Continue to follow wvnstv.comfor more information as it becomes available. More>>
We are Working for you to get to the bottom of a rumor in Greenbrier County. We heard concerns that the Wound Healing Center in Lewisburg would possibly shut down. More>>
A sentencing was held in Raleigh County Circuit Court on Friday, July 25 in a stabbing case that happened at Beckley Appalachian Regional Hospital in May 2013. Dee Dee Johnson pleaded guilty to an Unlawful Wounding charge in May 2014. More>>
Two people are arrested Thursday night after Mullens Police Officers track down a stolen vehicle. More>>
The start of the new school year is less than a month away for Wyoming County. Students in the Hanover area will enjoy a brand new building. More>>
The sky turned black and cellphones pinged with emergency messages. Moments later, a tornado ripped through a sprawling, carnival-like campground Thursday, snapping dozens of trees and flipping over RVs. More>>
Police in Fayetteville, WV are asked for help from the public to find a man accused of defrauding the Walmart in Fayetteville. Details on what the man in surveillance pictures did are limited.
The United States Department of Labor’s Mine Safety and Health Administration announced July 24 that federal inspectors issued 186 citations, 25 orders and one safeguard during special impact inspections conducted at 11 coal mines, including four West Virginia mines, and two metal and nonmetal mines in June. More>>
On July 24, Gov. Earl Ray Tomblin said West Virginia employers will see a projected $32 million in workers' compensation premium reductions in the coming year. More>>
A proposed agreement would settle 24 lawsuits against Freedom. Many businesses sued to recoup profits they lost while shuttered for days. A January tap-water ban affected 300,000 people. More>>
A retired coal miner who suffers from black lung disease has urged Congress to help clear a backlog of claims of fellow miners who have the disease. More>>
A private foundation says the well-being of West Virginia's children has improved over the past two decades. But there are still problem areas. More>>
A Veterans Affairs outpatient clinic closed because of air concerns is expected to reopen next month. More>>
Four West Virginia counties are sharing $14.2 million in federal funds for watershed management projects. More>>
Consumers who receive phishing emails purporting to be from E-ZPass should report the email to the Internet Crime Complaint Center, as well as the state Consumer Protection Division, Attorney General Patrick Morrisey advises. More>>
A federal appeals court has dismissed former Upper Big Branch mine superintendent Gary May’s appeal of his 21 month prison sentence.
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