Slaughter Creek

Curbside flood debris pickup for eastern Kanawha County to begin Tuesday

BY: - August 30, 2023

Curbside pickup of flood debris in eastern Kanawha County will begin Tuesday, Sept. 5 and continue through Friday, Sept. 8, the Kanawha County Commission said Wednesday in a news release. During that time, dump trucks will travel the areas of Slaughter Creek, Fields Creek in Winifrede,  Witcher Creek, Kelly’s Creek and Horsemill Hollow between 8 […]

Flooding leads to state of emergency in five West Virginia counties 

BY: - August 28, 2023

Five West Virginia counties are under a state of emergency after heavy rain throughout the weekend and Monday morning caused “significant flooding,” damaging homes, bridges and roads. Gov. Jim Justice’s office issued the emergency declaration for Kanawha, Braxton, Calhoun, Clay and Roane counties.  Between one to four inches of rain fell in Boone, central Kanawha, […]