• Fayette County man sentenced to prison for not registering as a sex offender

    FAYETTEVILLE, WV (WVNS) -- A man from Fayette County was sentenced to prison for the felony of failing to register as a sex offender, which is required of him for the rest of his life. According to information from Fayette County Prosecuting Attorney Anthony Ciliberti Jr., Byron D. Shelton, 48, of Glen Jean, changed his []

  • Attorney says inmates' addiction treatment at SRJ is inadequate

    BEAVER, WV (WVNS) -- A Beckley attorney wants the West Virginia Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation to ensure patients get treated for substance use disorder while they are at Southern Regional Jail. Robert Dunlap, who has a class action civil suit pending against the jail on behalf of clients, claimed a number of inmates need []