Bishop Dr. Fred Simms is the first African American recipient of the honor.
Report organizers and the Authority alike were surprised to get such a high response rate, at roughly 75 percent.
U.S. Fire Administration says 1 in 4 fires during the holiday season is caused by a Christmas tree.
The West Virginia Parkways Authority held their December meeting Thursday at the Tamarack Conference Center.
Dr. S.A. Swami taught at the school from the 60's through the 90's.
Several FBI vehicles were parked in front of Jarrell Family Dentistry in Surveyor Wednesday afternoon.
The gunshot victim was transported to Princeton Community Hospital for treatment.
Harry Smith Jr., 41, faces several charges including kidnapping and wanton endangerment.
Devon Young, 22 of Ansted, was arrested and charged with first degree arson.
Joseph Lyons, 40 of Bluefield, faces a charge of sexual abuse by a parent, guardian, custodian or person of trust.
A witness called MetroNews affiliate WJLS saying coal had spilled all over the road.
The mayor applauded Beckley Police Chief Lonnie Christian, who has helped lead the entire process.
The girls received a standing ovation from everyone attendance upon receiving their plaque.
The victim was shot multiple times in the face and listed under critical condition at CAMC.
The turnpike has several procedures for handling sudden influxes in traffic, including using their tandem toll booths.
Several units on hand including Bluefield, Va. Fire Department and Green Valley-Glenwood Volunteer Fire Department.
West Virginia State Police say Robey Midkiff, 50 of Spring Dale, has been missing since November 18.
Authorities believe the boy did not lock himself in but no foul play is suspected.
Voters from across Monroe County took to the polls Saturday on a proposed $5.8 million bond for new Peterstown elementary and middle schools.
The suspect was arrested after striking a Raleigh County deputy's patrol vehicle later the same day.