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The four most recent COVID-19 deaths in Mercer County are not associated with the Princeton Health Care Center. According to the West Virginia Department of Health and Human Resources, the number of deaths at the nursing home still stands at 24.

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The news comes just one day after school officials confirmed that a school system employee in the Bluefield area and a teacher observer in the Tazewell area had both tested positive for the virus.

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City Attorney Colin Cline said the City Board of Directors has instructed him to file the lawsuit. “Today our Board of Directors, upon the motion of Vice Mayor Barbara Thompson-Smith, expressed its outrage and the outrage of the citizens of Bluefield at the continued silence of Norfolk Southern over the Grant Street Bridge,” he said.

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BLUEFIELD, Va. – Bluefield College's leadership announced a decision Monday to move all classes to remote instruction for the rest of the week…

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At least three dozen Virginia residents have been prohibited temporarily or permanently from having firearms or purchasing them based on a new state law allowing authorities to convince a judge that a person would be a danger to themselves or others.

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