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.

An Oak Hill couple is facing felony drug and child neglect charges in Fayette County, as reported in a press release from Sheriff Mike Fridley.

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 …

FAYETTEVILLE — Fayette County Health Department staff members are diggin’ their new digs.

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.

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.

Two arrested, two more sought in Fayette burglary

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.

Bridge Day 2021 is still on, but it won't feature its centerpiece calling card.

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.

A Fayette County man pleaded guilty Tuesday to attempted enticement of a minor to engage in illegal sexual activity.

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.

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.

An Ansted man is facing felony allegations after an altercation with his adult son, according to the Fayette County Sheriff's Department.

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.