As of Oct. 20, the West Virginia Department of Health and Human Resources (DHHR) reported there were 8,469 active Covid-19 cases statewide. There had been 74 deaths since the Oct. 19 report, with a total of 4,219 deaths attributed to Covid-19.
Fayette County Circuit Court Judge Paul Blake refused on Friday to dismiss indictments against the three suspects who are accused of torturing and causing the death of 8-year-old Raylee Browning in 2018.
As of Oct. 15, the West Virginia Department of Health and Human Resources (DHHR) reported there are currently 10,213 active Covid-19 cases statewide. There were three deaths reported on Wednesday, but then another 50 on Thursday and 60 more on Friday, with a total of 4,108 deaths attributed …
Meeting in emergency session on Wednesday, Sept. 29, the Fayette County Commission indicated its unanimous intention to cast a vote to cancel Bridge Day when the matter came before the Bridge Day Commission later that day.
Ignoring the tears of a 54-year-old Ansted man who had a string of convictions for violence against women, Fayette County Circuit Court Judge Paul Blake Jr. on Monday denied the convicted defendant’s request for probation.
Bridge Day — A signature southern West Virginia event that attracts tens of thousands of celebrants to Fayette County — has been shelved for the second straight year.
According to the West Virginia Department of Health and Human Resources, there were 13,344 active Covid-19 cases statewide as of Sept. 29. There were 64 deaths since the last report on Sept. 28, with a total of 3,642 deaths attributed to Covid-19.
The three Virginia men who perished in a private plane crash in Fayette County on Sunday were headed back from a whitewater rafting trip, according to a social media post made by the sister of one of the victims.
Meeting in an emergency session Wednesday morning, the Fayette County Commission unanimously indicated its intention to cast a vote to cancel Bridge Day when the matter comes before the Bridge Day Commission at 1:30 p.m. today.
Since 2001, students of Fayette County entering their junior year of high school are selected by application and interview process to participate in the youth leadership program Leadership Fayette County.
The West Virginia Department of Health and Human Resources reports that, as of Sept. 22, there are currently 15,280 active Covid-19 cases statewide. There were 26 deaths announced since the Sept. 21 report, with a total of 3,467 deaths attributed to Covid-19.
Three defendants who were arrested in 2018 for the death of an 8-year-old Oak Hill girl will go to trial Oct. 22 before Fayette County Circuit Court Judge Paul Blake.
FAYETTEVILLE — Despite pleas from several speakers detailing public health safety concerns, the Bridge Day Commission opted Wednesday to move forward with planning for Bridge Day on Oct. 16.
Twenty years after the terrorist attacks of Sept. 11, 2001, an associate professor in West Virginia University’s College of Law still has “the most vivid pictures” in her head of that morning in New York City.
The Fayette County Health Department revealed Sunday that several workers and volunteers for the Oak Leaf Festival in Oak Hill tested positive for Covid-19.
A Fayette County Schools media advisory on Sept. 6 indicated that all students and staff had to wear masks or shields when they returned to the classrooms on Tuesday, Sept. 7 after a brief holiday break.
SCARBRO — New River Health (NRH) is among the health care providers that will administer third-dose Covid-19 vaccines to individuals who meet certain criteria.
Individuals or businesses who donate to one of the Southern Appalachian Labor School's housing, youth, education or health programs can receive a tax credit.
According to the Fayette County Health Department, several of the workers and volunteers at the Oak Leaf Festival in Oak Hill have tested positive for Covid-19.
In the face of still-rising Covid-19 cases, the Bridge Day Commission will require face coverings — with exceptions — for those attending Bridge Day on Oct. 16.