Chamber of Commerce starts spring cleaning.

Our Community is Our Responsibility-Erin Stone Listen to the Story here: Beckley – (WWNR) The Beckley-Raleigh County Chamber of Commerce is jumping head first into spring cleaning spearheaded by their Make it Shine Committee. The mission of this division of the Chamber is to enhance the aesthetic pleasure of the major arteries or “gateways” into […]

Legistlative Summit regarding tax plan

Gov Justice is scheduled to host summit with legislators on plan to repeal state income tax Monday 4/5 at 4:00 p.m. This event is not open to the public. Attendance will be limited to only members of the media and invited summit participants. Attendees will be asked to observe social distancing and will also be […]

Citizen Groups Rally To Reject State Income Tax Repeal

Citizen Groups Rally To Reject HB 3300 Charleston, WV – State community organizations will be holding a community rally and press conference on Friday, April 2nd, at 11AM at the Capitol Circle on the north side outside the WV Capitol Building, to call on our legislators to say No to HB 3300 and any cuts […]

Tickety Boo Mercantile Celebrates Six Years Of Doing Business In Beckley.

Tickety Boo Mercantile Celebrates Six Years Of Doing Business In Beckley. By Warren Ellison4/2/2021 Tickety Boo Mercantile is celebrating six years at its current location on Neville Street in Uptown Beckley.  All five floors of the store will be open, with special sales, door prizes and more.   Tickety Boo Mercantile has something for everyone – […]

Substantial Changes to ACA Health Insurance Take Effect April 1st

Substantial Changes to ACA Health Insurance Take Effect April 1st   WV Navigator says this is the largest expansion of benefits since the launch of the ACA in 2013. CHARLESTON – Starting on April 1, West Virginia residents will have a new opportunity to enroll in health coverage through the Marketplace and get lower pricing. […]

Beckley Pride offering Scholarships for LGBTQIA+ HS Seniors

Beckley Pride offering Scholarships for LGBTQIA+ HS Seniors 3/29/21 Beckley, WV (WWNR) Beckley Pride is pleased to announce the launch of our “Larry L. Williams Memorial Scholarship” Program. Through this scholarship, graduating high school seniors who openly identify as part of the LGBTQIA+ community can apply for funds for education-related expenses to pursue a degree […]

Thundering Herd Alumni Schedule Scholarship Events

  Marshall University Southern Coalfields Alumni & Big Green Club is ready to hit the ground running with events to support their Scholarship programs. The first being the fourth annual Thunder in the Alley scholarship fundraising event at Pinheads-New River Gorge located in Oak Hill, WV.  They will have two start times of 1 pm […]

Governor holds tax town hall at Tamarack Wed 3/24

Gov Justice to host public town hall on the plan to repeal state income tax at Tamarack tomorrow at 4:00 p.m.  Gov. Jim Justice and other state officials will host a town hall to discuss his plan to repeal the state personal income tax with residents of the Beckley area and Southern West Virginia. Click here […]

THE RALEIGH COUNTY SHERIFF’S DEPARTMENT WILL SOON HAVE A NEW HOME

THE RALEIGH COUNTY SHERIFF’S DEPARTMENT WILL SOON HAVE A NEW HOME. 3/23/2021 BY WARREN ELLISON Ground was broken Tuesday for the new Raleigh County Sheriff’s Department Headquarters.  The 10 million dollar facility will be built in the Pinecrest Industrial Park, near the East Beckley Bypass.  Raleigh County Commission President Dave Tolliver says they’ve been planning […]