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|Town of Bluefield ushers in holiday seasonBluefield Daily Telegraph / 1 h. 3 min. ago more|
By BLAKE STOWERS
|Generous $10,000 donation kicks off 100th Little Jimmie campaignBluefield Daily Telegraph / 1 h. 33 min. ago more|
By CHARLES OWENS
|Generous $10000 donation kicks off 100th Little Jimmie campaign - Bluefield Daily TelegraphGoogle News / 1 h. 33 min. ago more|
Bluefield Daily TelegraphGenerous $10000 donation kicks off 100th Little Jimmie campaignBluefield Daily TelegraphPerry said Don Whitt of Bluefield, Va., will return for his 59th year as an entertainer for the Little Jimmie party. He will once again this year be joined by Bill Archer, a member of the Mercer County Commission. Whitt, Archer and Karl Miller will be ...and more »
|Active Tazewell County warrants — Nov. 19, 2017 - Bluefield Daily TelegraphGoogle News / 1 h. 45 min. ago more|
Active Tazewell County warrants — Nov. 19, 2017Bluefield Daily TelegraphDouglas Clayton Stover, 31, Cedar Bluff, Va. (may be in the Mercer Co. WV area) Wanted for third conviction larceny. • Joseph Dale Farley, 38, Bluefield, W.Va. Wanted for failure to appear on charge of possession of narcotics. • David Ray Carpenter, 24 ...
|Downed power lines shut down Route 52WVVA / 6 h. 16 min. ago more|
A portion of Route 52 closed down for several hours this afternoon, creating a log jam for motorists. This all took place around 4 pm between Bluewell and Bramwell.
|Local fire departments battle large brush fire in Raleigh Co.WVVA / 8 h. 50 min. ago more|
Several fire departments responded to a large brush fire in Raleigh Co. this afternoon.
|Bible in the Schools replacement course teaches historical, literary significanceBluefield Daily Telegraph / 11 h. 27 min. ago more|
BLUEFIELD — When the Mercer County School Board suspended its Bible in the Schools program in May, a replacement was approved for this school year that changed the focus and content of the course.
|Prep football playoff roundup: Bluefield, Mingo Central advance in AA - Charleston Gazette-MailGoogle News / 11 h. 50 min. ago more|
Charleston Gazette-MailPrep football playoff roundup: Bluefield, Mingo Central advance in AACharleston Gazette-Mail2 Bluefield to a 49-17 win against visiting Point Pleasant in the Class AA state quarterfinals Saturday at Mitchell Stadium in Bluefield. The Beavers (12-0) also got a solid day from quarterback Chandler Copper, who completed 4 of 5 pass attempts for ...and more »
|Downed tree haults traffic on Route 52Bluefield Daily Telegraph / 13 h. 26 min. ago more|
BRAMWELL — A tree has fallen and shut down traffic on U.S. Route 52 near Pinnacle Rock State Park, according to dispatchers with Mercer County 911.
|Family arrested in fraud schemeBluefield Daily Telegraph / 1 d. 0 h. 48 min. ago |
|Little Jimmie sign ups begin in BluefieldBluefield Daily Telegraph / 1 d. 1 h. 3 min. ago |
|Man pleads guilty in drug case involving Rent-A-Center vehicleBluefield Daily Telegraph / 1 d. 1 h. 18 min. ago |
|More than 1 million bulbs ready to burn bright for Holiday of Lights opening nightBluefield Daily Telegraph / 1 d. 1 h. 33 min. ago |
|Passing it on: Princeton’s Sean Wyatt to teach after career in EMSBluefield Daily Telegraph / 1 d. 1 h. 48 min. ago more|
Sean Wyatt has been working as a firefighter and nurse in the area for approximately 20 years.
|Veterans deliver big food donationBluefield Daily Telegraph / 1 d. 1 h. 48 min. ago |
|Pentagon releases sexual assault data by base, adds cautionWVVA / 1 d. 10 h. 38 min. ago more|
Pentagon statistics show the world's largest Navy base in Norfolk, Virginia, fielded more sexual assault reports than any other military installation last year.
|November 2017: More than 60 indicted in Tazewell CountyWVVA / 1 d. 10 h. 55 min. ago more|
A total of 69 people are indicted by the latest grand jury in Tazewell County. Charges include abduction, assault, burglary, child endangerment, drug offenses, DUI, forgery, larceny, and malicious wounding.
|Tazewell Co. churches look to prepare for active shooter situationsWVVA / 1 d. 11 h. 53 min. ago more|
Church leaders in Tazewell County are taking necessary precautions to protect themselves in the event of an active shooter situation after a gunman opened fire inside of a church in Sutherland Springs, Texas earlier this month.
|Wyoming County family accused of setting fire to homes, committing insurance fraudWVVA / 1 d. 12 h. 5 min. ago more|
Federal prosecutors shut down two local businesses, seize the property, and charged the owners with insurance fraud.
|Alpha Natural Resources employees make Christmas bright for kids in needWVVA / 1 d. 12 h. 27 min. ago more|
Employees at Alpha Natural Resources are making Christmas bright for kids in need.
|Virginia approves new accreditation standards for schools - WVVA TVGoogle News / 1 d. 13 h. 34 min. ago more|
Virginia approves new accreditation standards for schoolsWVVA TVNEWPORT NEWS, Va. (AP) - The Virginia Board of Education has approved new standards that will determine how schools are accredited. The Daily Press reports the state's approval came during a meeting Thursday morning. The standards acknowledge ...and more »
|NYC commission hears testimony on public monument - WVVA TVGoogle News / 1 d. 13 h. 54 min. ago more|
NYC commission hears testimony on public monumentWVVA TVNEW YORK (AP) - New York City residents have been sharing their thoughts with a commission that's evaluating statutes and monuments to ensure there are no "symbols of hate" on public property. The commission heard testimony Friday during a small but ...and more »
|Turning colder this weekendWVVA / 1 d. 14 h. 13 min. ago more|
A strong cold front will move through our area Saturday night. The first part of Saturday should remain dry, but rain showers will develop ahead of this front Saturday afternoon and evening with a few snow showers for Sunday.
|Man accused of raping 9-year-old asks judge to dismiss chargesWVVA / 1 d. 14 h. 25 min. ago more|
A man accused of raping a 9-year-old girl in Beckley has asked a judge to dismiss his criminal charges.
|Man selling illegal drugs out of Rent-A-Center vehicle in Bluefield pleads guilty - WVVA TVGoogle News / 1 d. 15 h. 27 min. ago more|
WVVA TVMan selling illegal drugs out of Rent-A-Center vehicle in Bluefield pleads guiltyWVVA TVOne of the individuals involved in the selling illegal pain pills after police pull over a Rent-A-Center vehicle in Bluefield appeared in court Friday afternoon. Anthony Steptoe of Bluefield, WV waived his right to a grand jury trial and entered a plea ...
|Man selling illegal drugs out of Rent-A-Center vehicle in Bluefield pleads guiltyWVVA / 1 d. 15 h. 45 min. ago more|
One of the individuals involved in the selling illegal pain pills after police pull over a Rent-A-Center vehicle in Bluefield appeared in court Friday afternoon.
|Scheme involving snowplow contracts ends in guilty pleasWVVA / 1 d. 19 h. 9 min. ago more|
A bribery scheme that involved Virginia Department of Transportation officials and snowplow companies has resulted in several guilty pleas.
|Bluefield Christmas Parade still accepting marchers - Bluefield Daily TelegraphGoogle News / 2 d. 1 h. 44 min. ago more|
Bluefield Christmas Parade still accepting marchersBluefield Daily TelegraphThe Most Unusual float will win $50. Participants who wish to be judged for prizes must send in their application and $25 entry fee made payable to : The Bluefield Christmas Parade Committee, 200 Federal Street, Bluefield, WV 24701 no later than Dec. 1.and more »
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|Charlotte pain pill dealer pleads guilty to federal drug chargeBluefield News / 2 d. 4 h. 5 min. ago more|
A Charlotte drug dealer pleaded guilty to a federal hydromorphone crime, announced United States Attorney Carol Casto. Timothy Fields, 39, entered his guilty plea to distribution of hydromorphone.
|McDowell Co. middle school students receive lunar experience with moon piecesWVVA / 2 d. 9 h. 5 min. ago more|
48 years ago it was one small step for man and one giant leap for man kind. America made it's mark on space exploration. Rocket forward to 2017 and students at Sandy River Middle are getting a special treat a chance to get up close and personal with the moon.
|Mercer Co. Commission gets grant to make courthouse more accessibleWVVA / 2 d. 10 h. 55 min. ago more|
The Mercer County Commission was awarded a $100,000 grant to make the courthouse more accessible to citizens with disabilities.
|Bluefield, Midland Trail, Summers County look to quarterfinals - West Virginia MetroNewsGoogle News / 2 d. 11 h. 25 min. ago more|
West Virginia MetroNewsBluefield, Midland Trail, Summers County look to quarterfinalsWest Virginia MetroNewsTwo southern West Virginia teams will battle on Friday night — and even though it is a home game for Midland Trail, the game will not be played in Hico. The contest has been moved to the artificial surface at Nicholas County High School because of ...and more »
|Open Heart Fundraiser Friday, December 1, In BluefieldBluefield News / 3 d. 10 h. 55 min. ago more|
Open Heart Ministries of Bluefield, W.Va., will serve Chicken Alfredo dinners as a fundraiser Friday, December 1, from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. at its West Virginian Manor location, 415 Federal Street, downtown Bluefield, W.Va. Dinners include chicken and Alfredo sauce on fettuccine, side salad, garlic bread, dessert, and soda.
|Federal judge dismisses lawsuit challenging West Virginia Bible class in public schoolsBluefield News / 3 d. 13 h. 13 min. ago more|
U.S. District Judge David Faver dismissed the lawsuit over the Bible course taught in Mercer County elementary and middle schools. Bluefield Daily Telegraph Dr. Deborah Akers, superintendent of schools in Mercer County, W.Va., says the district has suspended a Bible course taught in elementary and middle school since 1986 but may revive it.
|Bluefield home razed in overnight fireBluefield News / 4 d. 15 h. 54 min. ago more|
Bluefield Fire Department Chief Rick Cary told MetroNews affiliate WJLS the call first came in at 5:12 Monday evening. Although the Groveland Drive home was closer to Green Valley-Glenwood Volunteer Fire Department, a Bluefield Fire crew was closer at the time of the call.
|Not a lot of extra cash at the state's colleges and universities, lawmakers toldBluefield News / 5 d. 12 h. 49 min. ago more|
A number of the state's colleges and universities have less than 60 days of cash on hand, state Higher Education Chancellor Dr. Paul Hill told state lawmakers Monday during interim committee meetings at the state capitol. According to auditors, 'number of days of cash' is one indicator of overall financial health with 60 days being a "good number" to have have in reserve, Hill said.
|State employees can call in to PEIA public hearingBluefield News / 5 d. 17 h. 25 min. ago more|
For the first time, state employees are being given the option to call in to a state Public Employees Insurance Agency public hearing. Employees who wish to take part in the hearing are told to call -410-0513 and enter the code 987342.
|Bluefield K-9 Units Now Have Bullet Proof VestsBluefield News / 8 d. 14 h. 33 min. ago more|
The Bluefield WV Police Department received three bullet proof duty vests for their K-9 unit service dogs, Ace, Thor and Niko. The donation drive was organized Larry Morhous of Brewster, Morhous & Cameron Law Offices and numerous Bluefield Business leaders and various individuals donated to this cause.
|Bluefield man arrested and charged with felony animal cruelty - Bluefield Daily TelegraphGoogle News / 14 d. 13 h. ago more|
Bluefield Daily TelegraphBluefield man arrested and charged with felony animal crueltyBluefield Daily TelegraphWilliam S. Howell, 22, was charged with felony animal cruelty Thursday after the Bluefield Police Department responded to a call on Toledo Street. Patrolman H.D. Browning investigated along with animal control and found a dog with damage to the left ...and more »
|7 fun things to do this first weekend of NovemberBluefield News / 14 d. 22 h. 26 min. ago more|
The Indo-Canadian Association of P.E.I. will host Diwali celebrations Sunday evening at the APM Centre in Cornwall. Sara is a P.E.I. native who graduated from the University of King's College in Halifax.
|Column: WV Ag... Human Trafficking Can Happen HereBluefield News / 16 d. 10 h. 35 min. ago more|
When many hear the phrase "human trafficking," they may think of people from abroad being smuggled into this country to work. However, this heinous crime also takes place within the United States, and can happen right here in the Mountain State, where all too often difficulties in victim identification causes human trafficking to go unreported or underreported.
|Mercer County man sentenced to 40 years in prison following mother beatingBluefield News / 17 d. 9 h. 33 min. ago more|
A Mercer County man will spend up to 40 years in prison after pleading guilty to being involved in an attack of his mother at her home. Wayne Hartley, 44, of Bluefield, was sentenced Wednesday in connection to beating and robbing his mother, 81-year-old Patricia Hartley, in January.
|Patient drives off in ambulance, claims he was kidnappedBluefield News / 17 d. 21 h. 31 min. ago more|
A man on his way to a Bluefield drug rehab facility took off in the ambulance after the driver had stopped to help a second crew member. The stop occurred Tuesday night on Interstate 77 just east of Charleston.
|'College can benefit you:' Reservist an advocate for fellow veteransBluefield News / 21 d. 13 h. 27 min. ago more|
Kennedy, 24, said he encourages veterans to go to college after being in the armed forces. Now a social work major at Concord University, Kennedy is originally from McDowell County.
|Bluefield man allegedly cuts woman, throws her off bridgeBluefield News / 24 d. 17 h. 28 min. ago more|
Stacy Burrell, 59 of Bluefield, is accused of cutting a woman's neck with a box cutter then throwing her off of an I-77 bridge. The Mercer County Sheriff's Office responded to Princeton Community hospital to talk to a woman who had been injured.
|Open Heart Fundraiser November 3 Planned In BluefieldBluefield News / 26 d. 7 h. 47 min. ago more|
Open Heart Ministries of Bluefield, W.Va., will serve homemade Chicken Alfredo dinners as a fundraiser Friday, November 3, from 11 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. at its West Virginian Manor location, 415 Federal Street, downtown Bluefield, W.Va. Dinners include chicken-and-Alfredo sauce on a bed of fettuccine, toasted garlic bread, dessert, and soda.
|One airlifted from two-vehicle wreck on 460 in Bluefield, Va. - Bluefield Daily TelegraphGoogle News / 27 d. 11 h. 21 min. ago more|
Bluefield Daily TelegraphOne airlifted from two-vehicle wreck on 460 in Bluefield, Va.Bluefield Daily TelegraphA two-car wreck happened at the intersection of U.S. Route 460 and Leatherwood Lane near Food City in Bluefield Va., Sunday evening. At least one person was airlifted from the scene. Bluefield Va. Police Department, Bluefield Police Department ...