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Stabbing reported in downtown Elkins

August 8, 2015 ELKINS — Law enforcement officials are at the scene of a stabbing in downtown Elkins, and the alleged attacker still is at large. more »»

UPDATE: Elkins fire classified as suspicious

August 6, 2015 ELKINS — Officials are classifying a late-night fire in a vacant rental property as suspiciou. more »»

Missing Teen

August 5, 2015 The Randolph County Sheriff’s Office is searching for Brittany Nicole Swiger. Brittany was last seen between Elkins and Buckhannon on Route 33 in the early morning hours of July 29, 2015. more »»

Law enforcement investigating late TVHS athletic director

August 4, 2015 By Tim MacVean Staff Writer MILL CREEK – The Randolph County Sheriff's Office is investigating alleged sexual misconduct allegations involving a teacher/athletic director at Tygarts Valley... more »»

Officials launch search and rescue in Arden

July 30, 2015 Barbour County officials are searching for a woman near Party Rock in Arden. Initial reports came in after 1 a.m. more »»

Officials searching for missing boy

July 27, 2015 Officials from Elkins City Hall are reporting via Facebook that a 9-year-old boy went missing from the south Elkins area near Lavelette Avenue and 16th Street. more »»

Missing boy found

July 27, 2015 Elkins Mayor Van Broughton has confirmed that the missing 9-year-old, Hayden Shifflett, has been found "safe and sound. more »»

Barbour officials on manhunt

July 24, 2015 The Barbour County Sheriff's Department and the West Virginia State Police are looking for a man who who fled into the woods off U.S. 33 near Junio. more »»

Severe thunderstorm, flash flood watches in effect

July 7, 2015 The Randolph County Office of Emergency Management has reported the National Weather Service has issued a severe thunderstorm watch. It will be in effect until 9 p.m. today for Randolph County. more »»

Celebration postponed

July 3, 2015 Because of impending inclement weather, the Stockert Youth Center 4th of July Celebration in Buckhannon has been postponed until 5 p.m. Sunday. more »»

Girl rescued from river

June 20, 2015 ELLAMORE - A girl tubing down the Middle Fork River became stranded on a rock and had to be rescued Saturday afternoon. The incident occurred shortly before 3:30 p.m. near Yokum Road, said Lt. more »»

Hewitt named interim superintendent

June 18, 2015 ELKINS — The Randolph County Board of Education accepted Superintendent Terry George’s resignation Thursday and appointed Assistant Superintendent Pam Hewitt to serve in an interim capacity until... more »»

Suspect shot in Elkins

May 24, 2015 ELKINS — Local law enforcement officials shot a 25-year-old man following the report of an alleged disturbance on South Kerens Avenue in Elkins. The incident took place after a 3:30 a.m. more »»

Mihalyo leaving D&E; Smith to return as president

May 4, 2015 ELKINS — Dr. Michael P. Mihalyo Jr. more »»

Officials investigating homicide at Railyard Depot; suspect sought

April 21, 2015 ELKINS — The Elkins Police Department has identified a suspect in Tuesday morning's homicide at the Elkins Railyard Depot. more »»

Early Dismissal 3 hours early: George Ward, Homstead, Valley Head, Tygarts Valley Middle/High School

March 11, 2015 The following schools will dismiss three (3) hours early: George Ward Elementary, Homestead Elementary, Valley Head Elementary, Tygarts Valley Middle/High School. more »»

Weather related closures

March 5, 2015 The following closures are being reported throughout the area: * Randolph County Commission meeting. * Elkins City Council meeting. more »»

Leonard Nimoy, famous as Mr. Spock on 'Star Trek,' dies

February 27, 2015 LOS ANGELES (AP) — Leonard Nimoy, the actor known and loved by generations of "Star Trek" fans as the pointy-eared, purely logical science officer Mr. Spock, has died. more »»

Fugitives apprehended

February 19, 2015 ELKINS – Two Elkins residents who were considered fugitives from justice following a Tuesday evening shooting on 11th Street in Elkins were apprehended Wednesday nigh. more »»

Shooting suspects apprehended

February 18, 2015 ELKINS – Two Elkins men are behind bars after allegedly firing gunshots into a vehicle carrying a woman and her 2-year-old daughter Tuesday evening. more »»



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