WSWV News Archive

Events for the weekend

Barbeque, Bikes & Bluegrass will ride on September 20, 2014 at 10:00 am from Leeman Field in Pennington Gap, VA. Registration starts at 8:00 am. Public Lands Day CleanUP, Saturday, September 20 at 10:00 am at Leeman Field. Conquer Chiari, "Super Sam Benefit Walk" for Sam Gailey on Saturday, September, September 20, at 10:00 am. […]

Public announcement

The Town of Pennington Water Department will be flushing water lines in the Ben Hur Community on Friday, September 19, 2014 at 1:00 pm. Temportary discoloration of the water may occur. Please avoid washing  clothes or personal consumption until the water clears.


The Pennington Gap Industrial Development Authority will meet on Thursday, October 2, 2014 at 10:00 am in the Council Chambers of the Town Hall.


The Middlesboro Mall, Middlesboro ARH Hospital and Air Evac Lifeteam will be hosting a Paint the Mall PINK event on October 2, from 6 pm to 8 pm at the mall's Center Court. This is the first annual and is in honor of National Breast Cancer Awareness Month. The event will do breast health, screening […]

Haunt Fest

The Harlan County will be hosting a Harlan Haunt Fest on November 1 at the Harlan Center. The event will help boost the economy within the county. This is a convention, that will have actors from the AMC television series, "The Walking Dead" and concerts going on during the convention.

Looking for Information

Wise County Sheriff Office is looking to identify the male subject posted on the site. The suspect has committed many crimes in the Appalachia and Norton area. Anyone with information please call Sgt. Duane Phillips at 276-328-3566.  

Continuous to Pennington Gap

As a continuous to the Pennington Gap meeting on Monday, September 15.  During the meeting a representative from Comcast Cable spoke about the new franchise that will take place within the county. The new franchise will be named Midwest Cable of the South, which is between Comcast and Time Warner Cable formerly between Comcast and […]

‘Let Freedom Ring’

The Lonesome Pine Airport will be presenting 'Let Freedom Ring' that salutes the veterans and is available to the public from 9 am – 5 pm daily now through Saturday, September 20. There is no admission,  and also presented is the Berlin Airlift Historical Foundation;s original C-54, Classic P-51C Mustang, a legendary World War II fighter […]

Asking for infomation

The Wise County Sheriff's Office is asking for help to identy the male that is posted in the picture. Anyone with information, please contact Deputy Josh Honeycutt at 276-328-3566 or email him at        

Statzer asked for reconsideration

A man who was sentence to eight years in prison asked the court to reconsider his sentence due to not being in his right mind because he was intoxicated. Devan Wayne Statzer, 26, Big Stone Gap, was denied the new sentence.  Statzer was convicted in December 2013 for charges of breaking and entering and grand […]