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CNN: Unknown WV man reportedly tried to set up meeting with Putin and Trump campaign

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Washington (CNN)Congressional investigators have unearthed an email from a top Trump aide that referenced a previously unreported effort to arrange a meeting last year between Trump campaign officials and Russian President Vladimir Putin, according to sources with direct knowledge of the matter. 

$758M Powerball jackpot: 1 winning ticket sold

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Last Updated Aug 23, 2017 10:40 PM EDT Lottery officials say one winning ticket was sold, in Massachusetts, for the staggering $758.7 million Powerball jackpot. According to news site Wicked Local, Handy Variety almost sold another huge jackpot winning ticket in March of 2012. That ducat was one number shy of grabbing a $640 million Mega Millions jackpot. The winning numbers selected late Wednesday night were 6, 7, 16, 23, 26 and Powerball number 4. The $758 million prize reflects...

Flood relief office opening in Fairmont for businesses

The U.S. Small Business Administration plans to open a center Friday in northern West Virginia to help businesses hurt by severe storms, flooding, landslides and mudslides in late July.

Toddler dies in makeshift cage made from mattress and bags of rock salt

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MYERSTOWN, PA (AP) — A Pennsylvania couple has been jailed on charges they tied and weighting down a mattress on top of their son’s crib so he couldn’t climb out, leading him to suffocate. Justin Dwyer, 29, and 28-year-old Courtney Stash were arraigned Wednesday on involuntary manslaughter and other counts in the April death of their 2-year-old son. Detectives say the Myerstown couple was weighing down the mattress with two 50-pound bags of rock salt and securing i...

Freight Train Cart Hops Track in Mason County

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MASON COUNTY, WV (WOWK) - No injuries were reported when a CSX freight train cart hopped its track in the Hartford area of Mason County Wednesday evening. The incident occurred around 9 p.m. near State Route 62 in the Hartford area of Mason County. Dispatchers say that the cart only hopped its track on a single wheel. No spills occurred as a result of the hop. The cart was transporting sand.  No crossings or other road closures are impacted as a result of the incident. CSX i...

Players' Perspective on Rivalry Points to Family, Community

Mitchell Stadium, the host site for this Friday's Bluefield-Graham rivalry game. Mitchell Stadium, the host site for this Friday's Bluefield-Graham rivalry game.
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It doesn't require much effort to truly understand how intense this rivalry is. Pep rallies, class reunions, national media attention, and admission to tailgate on the parking spaces are a few expectations of the 2017 Battle of the Bluefield's. With over 100 years of history, the iconic Bluefield-Graham showdown will be hosted at a 10,000-seat neutral site, Mitchell Stadium.  It is expected to be a full house filled with community and family members, which is exactly why the pla...

Woman claims she won $500K lottery; lottery says otherwise

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The lottery says investigators reconstructed the ticket.

Courthouse Re-Opened, Increased Security After Shooting Incident

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The Jefferson County Courthouse is open today with visible increased security.

One local program in Beckley is celebrating National Breastfeeding Awareness month

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 It's World Breastfeeding Awareness month and one local program for women, infants, and children, also known as WIC, is celebrating moms and their decision to breastfeed. The WIC Center in Beckley is celebrating moms in the community who breastfeed. The women had the opportunity to meet one another and allow their babies to play. The goal behind the meeting was to talk about struggles they may face and how to overcome them. 

How Much You Actually Win with the $700 Million Powerball Jackpot

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The Powerball drawing Wednesday is worth $700 million, the second-largest windfall in the program's history. Depending on the state where the winning ticket is sold, the chosen one(s) will receive far less than the total advertised. 

Man living in US illegally pleads guilty in deadly crash

A man who was living in the U.S. illegally has pleaded guilty in an alcohol-related crash that killed three people in Ohio.

Drone cage being built at Virginia Tech

Construction is underway of a new cage at Virginia Tech that will allow students and researchers to experiment with drones.

Piglets rescued from barn fire served to firefighters as sausages

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Eighteen piglets saved from a barn fire in February were recently served to their rescuers as sausages.

People are hoping to hit the Powerball jackpot

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The Powerball jackpot has reached $700 million on August, 23rd. People have been going in and out of convenience stores hoping to get the lucky ticket. The last time there was a Powerball winner was June 10th, the jackpot has been growing since then. This is actually the second largest Powerball jackpot in U.S history. The first was $1.6 billion back in 2016.  

Touching photo captures woman helping elderly father watch eclipse

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For many, the total solar eclipse evoked emotion we never expected—pure amazement, joy, and wonder. For others, it evoked a deep sense of gratefulness. This was the case for Hedy Morrison.

Man Fatally Shot After Bug Spray Dispute in Eastern Kanawha County

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One person has died following a shooting in Quick this afternoon.

Bluefield College welcomes new class

President David Olive addressing the newest class of Bluefield College President David Olive addressing the newest class of Bluefield College
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More than 250 students filled Harmon Chapel at Bluefield College on Wednesday, August 23rd, for the President's Convocation and Founders' Day Celebration. Teachers and faculty addressed its record size class. Bluefield College President, David Olive, spoke about future goals and inspired students to follow their dreams. "We want them to work hard in their academic endeavors and perform well in the classroom. It's not for us, it's for them and for preparing them for a ...

Flood relief office opening in Fairmont for businesses

The U.S. Small Business Administration plans to open a center Friday in northern West Virginia to help businesses hurt by severe storms, flooding, landslides and mudslides in late July.

Grants Supermarkets looking for solar eclipse glasses

Drop off solar eclipse glasses at any Grants location Drop off solar eclipse glasses at any Grants location
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Grants Supermarkets is collecting eclipse glasses for Astronomers Without Borders. The organization will be donating the glasses to children in South America and Asia so they can have the opportunity to view the eclipse in 2019. According to Assistant Manager, Seth Thomason, this drive is a great way to cut down on waste and give back.  "I mean really we don't have a use for them anymore so we can send them down there and they can have just as much enjoyment out ...

City of Bluefield makes changes to Bluefield-Graham tailgate

Fans now have to pay if they want to reserve a spot to tailgate. Fans now have to pay if they want to reserve a spot to tailgate.
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The Battle of the Bluefields kicks off Friday, August 25th, and thousands of people will be heading to Mitchell Stadium to for the pre-game tailgate. But the City of Bluefield made changes to the tailgate this year. According to the Director of Parks and Recreations, Christopher Ridlehuber, fans now have to pay to reserve a tailgating spot. "We have two different sizes. There is a $50 spot and $100 spot, the $100 is the VIP spot," said Ridlehuber. Ridlehuber said the...

2 West Virginia men admit child-pornography crimes

Two West Virginia men face at least five years in federal prison after admitting sending and receiving child pornography.

A New College Is Coming To The City of Montgomery

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WVU Tech stood as a proud campus in the town of Montgomery, but after its move to Beckley, there wasn't much left - until now. KVC Health Systems along with Bridge Valley Community and Technical College, The YMCA and the City of Montgomery have partnered to create the nation's first college designed to support youth transitioning from foster care.  "When a young person ages out of foster care there are many opportunities available for them, many programs, many private organ...

ESPN pulls announcer named Robert Lee from University of Virginia football game

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ESPN has pulled announcer Robert Lee from an upcoming University of Virginia football game over concerns of people possibly being offended by his name.

Monroe County establishes ambulance fee

Monroe County, WV establishes a $100/house Emergency Ambulance Fee Ordinance Monroe County, WV establishes a $100/house Emergency Ambulance Fee Ordinance
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A special meeting of the Monroe County Commission was held on Wednesday, Aug. 23, 2017 to adopt an Emergency Ambulance Fee Ordinance. 

New Elementary School to Open in Raleigh County

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The superintendent of Raleigh County schools along with state board members toured ongoing construction efforts in Raleigh County on Wednesday (8/23). 

Kostenko sentenced in federal court

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A sentencing hearing was held on Wednesday, Aug. 23, 2017 for a Beckley doctor accused of distributing prescription medications.  Dr. Michael Kostenko went before the Honorable Judge Irene Berger in federal court.  

Benches Removed from Uptown Beckley

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What many know as the "Mini Park" in uptown Beckley has seen some changes. 

More funding for flood recovery comes to WV

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Efforts to help southern West Virginia recover from devastating floods in June 2016 continue more than a year later.  

Assistant Principal arrested twice for having alleged sexual relations with students

Assistant Principal arrested twice for having alleged sexual relations with students

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FAYETTE COUNTY, W. Va. (WVNS) -- A Fayette County Assistant School Principal has been arrested for the second time for allegedly having a sexual relationship with a student while he was a middle school teacher. According to a press release from the Fayette County Sheriff's Office, Victor Glen Whitt, 57 from Hico, is facing several charges including sexual abuse by a parent, guardian, custodian or person in a position of trust and first degree sexual abuse. Whitt was first arrested F...

White nationalist says he'll turn himself in

A white nationalist wanted for crimes authorities say were committed on the campus of the University of Virginia a day before a deadly rally says he'll turn himself in to authorities.

WVSP looking for registered sex offender in Raleigh County

WVSP looking for man who failed to register as sex offender

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RALEIGH COUNTY, W. VA. (WVNS) -- West Virginia State Police are looking for a man who they say failed to register as a sex offender. Troopers say Lacy Short is also wanted for running from law enforcement and illegal possession of wildlife. Short's last known address was at a home along South Heber Street in Beckley but officials say he's also been staying with family on Whitestick Street in Mabscott. Anyone with information regarding Short is asked to call West Virginia State Poli...

A year after floods, grocery reopening at West Virginia mall

A grocery store is reopening at a West Virginia shopping center that was marooned and shuttered a year ago after flooding washed away an access bridge.

Navy sacks 7th Fleet commander after 2nd deadly collision

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The U.S. Navy announced on Wednesday morning that the commander of its 7th Fleet had been dismissed "due to a loss of confidence in his ability to command."

Drawing nears for Powerball jackpot that's climbed to $700M

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The estimated jackpot for Wednesday night's Powerball lottery game has climbed to $700 million, making it the second-largest in U.S. history. 

Community Workshop Educates on Alzheimer's Symptoms

A slideshow at the community workshop ran by the Alzheimer's Association West Virginia chapter. A slideshow at the community workshop ran by the Alzheimer's Association West Virginia chapter.
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What would you do if you or your loved one had possible signs of dementia or Alzheimer's Disease? How would you be able to diagnose possible symptoms? On August 22, 2017, some of those questions were answered at a free community workshop in Beckley, hosted by the West Virginia chapter of the Alzheimer's Association. They say having the right tools and advice will lead to a knowledgeable decision. "We can provide them the materials and resources that they need," Alzheimer's...

Beckley Doctor Ordered to Pay Thousands for Running Illegal Pain Clinic

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A Beckley doctor will have to pay more than $380,000 for running an illegal pain clinic. The West Virginia Attorney General's office reported on Tuesday, August 22 the court found Yasar Aksoy engaged in severe violations of the states Chronic Pain Licensure Act. 

Raleigh County BOE votes on new consolidated elementary school name

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The Raleigh County Board of Education voted Tuesday night on a name for a planned consolidated elementary school. 

Beckley Day of Hope 2017 had a great turnout

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The Beckley Day of Hope took place this past weekend, August 19th at the Beckley Raleigh County Convention Center, and coordinators say it's one of their best events yet. Fun was had by all at the Beckley Day of Hope.  Over one thousand volunteers showed up to spread love and kindness at the event  Organizers gave out 25,000 pounds of food, nearly 1,00 pairs of shoes, and doctors were busy all day providing health services to guests. 

Woodrow Wilson Welcomes New Press Box for 2017 Video included

A construction crane sits in Van Meter Stadium, the home of the Flying Eagles and a new press box set to be completed by the end of next week. A construction crane sits in Van Meter Stadium, the home of the Flying Eagles and a new press box set to be completed by the end of next week.
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Any seat is the best seat on Friday night. But when it comes to the media and event staff, they want to make sure their spot is reserved and structurally sound with the best gameday experience they can ask for. Message received for Woodrow Wilson’s Van Meter Stadium. The Flying Eagles’ home field is in the midst of a construction project for a brand new press box, something the school desperately needed. “They had served their purpose," Woodrow Wilso...

Pets Locked in Hot Car Controversy Video included

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This week has been a hot one and with the heat also comes safety concerns. 

Appalachian Festival Approaches

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This weekend the Appalachian Festival is coming to Raleigh County. There will be over 150 vendors set up inside the Beckley-Raleigh County Convention Center selling things like jewelry and clothing. 

3rd Annual Blues Festival comes to Bluefield

Blues Festival is coming to Downtown Bluefield on August 26th Blues Festival is coming to Downtown Bluefield on August 26th
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The 3rd Annual Blues Festival is coming to Downtown Bluefield Saturday, August 26th. People can spend the day watching blues artists from across the region perform, including headliner 'Steady Rollin' Bob Margolin.' It will also feature local food vendors and end the night with a firework show. Entertainment Director, Bob Campion, said this festival is way to bring together blues lovers from across the community. "We decided to put together a blues festival that ...

Schools have plans to beat the heat Video included

Stratton Elementary is one of five schools in Raleigh County without air conditioning. Stratton Elementary is one of five schools in Raleigh County without air conditioning.
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Although school is back in session, it still feels like summertime outside. The hot temperatures can be dangerous for schools without air conditioning. Stratton Elementary School is one of five schools without air conditioning in Raleigh County. According to Stratton Principal, Tammy Acord, one wing of the school does have A/C. She said teachers with classrooms in the wing without A/C move their classes into the air conditioned wing on hotter days. "We make sure there...

The Latest: US coast-to-coast total eclipse comes to an end Video included

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Forecasters say it looks like a big chunk of the nation on the path of the total eclipse will get clear viewing for the sky show.

The Latest: Catalan govt ties attacks in Cambrils, Barcelona

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Spain's El Pais newspaper, citing police sources, says the two perpetrators of the van crash in Barcelona are holed up in a bar.

Safety tips for kids on the bus

Tips for kids that will make the trip to and from school a little safer while on the bus.

Help for back to school shopping Video included

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Many parents are already out doing back to school shopping, and as many of you know school supplies are not cheap. In 2014 American parents spent on average $100 per student on school supplies. School supplies can be anything from number 2 pencils to clothing for kids. 

Congress Prepares to Send Millions in Highway Dollars to West Virginia

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If you think there's a lot of road work going on in West Virginia now, just you wait and see. In the Nation's Capitol Congress is poised to approve 44 billion dollars, in federal highways funds. 

Man trapped in ATM slips notes to customers begging for help

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Police say a man who became trapped inside an ATM slipped notes to customers via the receipt slot pleading for them to help him escape.

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  • New Elementary School to Open in Raleigh County

    New Elementary School to Open in Raleigh County

    Wednesday, August 23 2017 5:21 PM EDT2017-08-23 21:21:58 GMT

    The superintendent of Raleigh County schools along with state board members toured ongoing construction efforts in Raleigh County on Wednesday (8/23). 

    The superintendent of Raleigh County schools along with state board members toured ongoing construction efforts in Raleigh County on Wednesday (8/23). 

  • Kostenko sentenced in federal court

    Kostenko sentenced in federal court

    Wednesday, August 23 2017 5:12 PM EDT2017-08-23 21:12:28 GMT

    A sentencing hearing was held on Wednesday, Aug. 23, 2017 for a Beckley doctor accused of distributing prescription medications.  Dr. Michael Kostenko went before the Honorable Judge Irene Berger in federal court.  

    A sentencing hearing was held on Wednesday, Aug. 23, 2017 for a Beckley doctor accused of distributing prescription medications.  Dr. Michael Kostenko went before the Honorable Judge Irene Berger in federal court.  

  • Benches Removed from Uptown Beckley

    Benches Removed from Uptown Beckley

    Wednesday, August 23 2017 4:53 PM EDT2017-08-23 20:53:04 GMT

    What many know as the "Mini Park" in uptown Beckley has seen some changes. 

    What many know as the "Mini Park" in uptown Beckley has seen some changes. 

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  • Players' Perspective on Rivalry Points to Family, Community

    Players' Perspective on Rivalry Points to Family, Community

    Wednesday, August 23 2017 11:40 PM EDT2017-08-24 03:40:09 GMT
    Mitchell Stadium, the host site for this Friday's Bluefield-Graham rivalry game.Mitchell Stadium, the host site for this Friday's Bluefield-Graham rivalry game.
    It doesn't require much effort to truly understand how intense this rivalry is. Pep rallies, class reunions, national media attention, and admission to tailgate on the parking spaces are a few expectations of the 2017 Battle of the Bluefield's. With over 100 years of history, the iconic Bluefield-Graham showdown will be hosted at a 10,000-seat neutral site, Mitchell Stadium.  It is expected to be a full house filled with community and family members, which is exactly why the pla...
    It doesn't require much effort to truly understand how intense this rivalry is. Pep rallies, class reunions, national media attention, and admission to tailgate on the parking spaces are a few expectations of the 2017 Battle of the Bluefield's. With over 100 years of history, the iconic Bluefield-Graham showdown will be hosted at a 10,000-seat neutral site, Mitchell Stadium.  It is expected to be a full house filled with community and family members, which is exactly why the pla...
  • Flood Relief: Helping Our Neighbors fundraiser on June 30, 2016

    Flood Relief: Helping Our Neighbors fundraiser on June 30, 2016

    Wednesday, June 29 2016 3:29 PM EDT2016-06-29 19:29:26 GMT

    WVNS-TV 59News is leading the way with coverage of the flooding which has devastated communities across southern West Virginia.  Those efforts continue with our Flood Relief: Helping Our Neighbors fundraising drive on Thursday, June 30, 2016. 

    WVNS-TV 59News is leading the way with coverage of the flooding which has devastated communities across southern West Virginia.  Those efforts continue with our Flood Relief: Helping Our Neighbors fundraising drive on Thursday, June 30, 2016. 

  • Founders Day of Caring: Fill the Boot for Food

    Founders Day of Caring: Fill the Boot for Food

    Friday, June 17 2016 12:30 PM EDT2016-06-17 16:30:43 GMT

    59News is hosting a "Fill the Boot for Food" drive to commemorate Founder's Day.  This is the 20th anniversary of the founding of our parent company, Nexstar Broadcasting, Inc.  

    59News is hosting a "Fill the Boot for Food" drive to commemorate Founder's Day.  This is the 20th anniversary of the founding of our parent company, Nexstar Broadcasting, Inc.  

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  • More funding for flood recovery comes to WV

    More funding for flood recovery comes to WV

    Wednesday, August 23 2017 3:41 PM EDT2017-08-23 19:41:09 GMT

    Efforts to help southern West Virginia recover from devastating floods in June 2016 continue more than a year later.  

    Efforts to help southern West Virginia recover from devastating floods in June 2016 continue more than a year later.  

  • Horsepower takes over State Fair

    Horsepower takes over State Fair

    Friday, August 18 2017 5:04 PM EDT2017-08-18 21:04:08 GMT
    Horsepower is the name of the game at the State Fair of West Virginia. Friday was Draft Horse Day at the fair.  Hundreds people packed into the grandstands to see the lightweight and heavyweight classes pull the sled. This year's heavyweight winner is Bill Ealy of Mount Airy, North Carolina. His horses pulled 8,000 pounds more than eight feet Friday. Ealy said it takes a lot of patience and time to get horses ready for the State Fair.  "It means a great deal, ...
    Horsepower is the name of the game at the State Fair of West Virginia. Friday was Draft Horse Day at the fair.  Hundreds people packed into the grandstands to see the lightweight and heavyweight classes pull the sled. This year's heavyweight winner is Bill Ealy of Mount Airy, North Carolina. His horses pulled 8,000 pounds more than eight feet Friday. Ealy said it takes a lot of patience and time to get horses ready for the State Fair.  "It means a great deal, ...
  • 'Let's Go!' meet the WVU mascot at State Fair

    'Let's Go!' meet the WVU mascot at State Fair

    Friday, August 18 2017 1:06 PM EDT2017-08-18 17:06:34 GMT
    The State Fair of West Virginia is known for its characters that walk around the fairgrounds but there is one mascot that is always a hit with the crowd. It's the WVU Mountaineer and he has ties to Southern West Virginia. Troy Clemons is a Greenbrier County native and has been the mountaineer mascot for more than a year. He said coming back to the fair brings back memories. "Being the same Mountaineer I looked up to as a kid, that's why I like to come back here,"...
    The State Fair of West Virginia is known for its characters that walk around the fairgrounds but there is one mascot that is always a hit with the crowd. It's the WVU Mountaineer and he has ties to Southern West Virginia. Troy Clemons is a Greenbrier County native and has been the mountaineer mascot for more than a year. He said coming back to the fair brings back memories. "Being the same Mountaineer I looked up to as a kid, that's why I like to come back here,"...
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  • More funding for flood recovery comes to WV

    More funding for flood recovery comes to WV

    Wednesday, August 23 2017 3:41 PM EDT2017-08-23 19:41:09 GMT

    Efforts to help southern West Virginia recover from devastating floods in June 2016 continue more than a year later.  

    Efforts to help southern West Virginia recover from devastating floods in June 2016 continue more than a year later.  

  • Assistant Principal arrested twice for having alleged sexual relations with students

    Assistant Principal arrested twice for having alleged sexual relations with students

    Assistant Principal arrested twice for having alleged sexual relations with students

    Wednesday, August 23 2017 2:18 PM EDT2017-08-23 18:18:08 GMT

    FAYETTE COUNTY, W. Va. (WVNS) -- A Fayette County Assistant School Principal has been arrested for the second time for allegedly having a sexual relationship with a student while he was a middle school teacher. According to a press release from the Fayette County Sheriff's Office, Victor Glen Whitt, 57 from Hico, is facing several charges including sexual abuse by a parent, guardian, custodian or person in a position of trust and first degree sexual abuse. Whitt was first arrested F...

    FAYETTE COUNTY, W. Va. (WVNS) -- A Fayette County Assistant School Principal has been arrested for the second time for allegedly having a sexual relationship with a student while he was a middle school teacher. According to a press release from the Fayette County Sheriff's Office, Victor Glen Whitt, 57 from Hico, is facing several charges including sexual abuse by a parent, guardian, custodian or person in a position of trust and first degree sexual abuse. Whitt was first arrested F...

  • 2 deaths reported at West Virginia correctional facilities

    2 deaths reported at West Virginia correctional facilities

    A prison spokesman says two inmates have died in separate incidents at West Virginia correctional facilities.

    A prison spokesman says two inmates have died in separate incidents at West Virginia correctional facilities.

  • SlideshowsMore>>

  • Slide Show: 2017 Solar Eclipse

    Slide Show: 2017 Solar Eclipse

    Monday, August 21 2017 5:42 PM EDT2017-08-21 21:42:15 GMT
    Solar Eclipse from Mount Lookout, WV.  Courtesy: Rhonda LeggSolar Eclipse from Mount Lookout, WV. Courtesy: Rhonda Legg
    Take a look at these photos of the 2017 solar eclipse through the camera eyes of 59News viewers
    Take a look at these photos of the 2017 solar eclipse through the camera eyes of 59News viewers
  • Wear Blue for Bullying Awareness Day

    Wear Blue for Bullying Awareness Day

    Monday, October 3 2016 4:14 PM EDT2016-10-03 20:14:20 GMT
    Oct. 3 is Bullying Awareness Day and people are asked to wear blue to bring attention to the problems which affects communities across the country and around the world.
    Oct. 3 is Bullying Awareness Day and people are asked to wear blue to bring attention to the problems which affects communities across the country and around the world.
  • SLIDESHOW: 2016 State Fair of West Virginia: Traditions You Treasure

    SLIDESHOW: 2016 State Fair of West Virginia: Traditions You Treasure

    Monday, August 15 2016 6:26 PM EDT2016-08-15 22:26:16 GMT
    Check out the pictures of the 2016 State Fair of West Virginia.  These were submitted to us by our viewers.
    Check out the pictures of the 2016 State Fair of West Virginia.  These were submitted to us by our viewers.

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  • 2 West Virginia men admit child-pornography crimes

    2 West Virginia men admit child-pornography crimes

    Two West Virginia men face at least five years in federal prison after admitting sending and receiving child pornography.

    Two West Virginia men face at least five years in federal prison after admitting sending and receiving child pornography.

  • Benches Removed from Uptown Beckley

    Benches Removed from Uptown Beckley

    Wednesday, August 23 2017 4:53 PM EDT2017-08-23 20:53:04 GMT

    What many know as the "Mini Park" in uptown Beckley has seen some changes. 

    What many know as the "Mini Park" in uptown Beckley has seen some changes. 

  • Assistant Principal arrested twice for having alleged sexual relations with students

    Assistant Principal arrested twice for having alleged sexual relations with students

    Assistant Principal arrested twice for having alleged sexual relations with students

    Wednesday, August 23 2017 2:18 PM EDT2017-08-23 18:18:08 GMT

    FAYETTE COUNTY, W. Va. (WVNS) -- A Fayette County Assistant School Principal has been arrested for the second time for allegedly having a sexual relationship with a student while he was a middle school teacher. According to a press release from the Fayette County Sheriff's Office, Victor Glen Whitt, 57 from Hico, is facing several charges including sexual abuse by a parent, guardian, custodian or person in a position of trust and first degree sexual abuse. Whitt was first arrested F...

    FAYETTE COUNTY, W. Va. (WVNS) -- A Fayette County Assistant School Principal has been arrested for the second time for allegedly having a sexual relationship with a student while he was a middle school teacher. According to a press release from the Fayette County Sheriff's Office, Victor Glen Whitt, 57 from Hico, is facing several charges including sexual abuse by a parent, guardian, custodian or person in a position of trust and first degree sexual abuse. Whitt was first arrested F...

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