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Turkey Creek forest fire
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Buffalo Mountain Wreck

Buffalo Mountain Wreck

One lane of traffic was blocked on Buffalo Mountain for several hours Friday afternoon, after a flatbed truck owned by B & C Trucking out of Lisbo...

February 18th, 2017 |  


Janet’s Appalachian Recipes

Janet’s Appalachian Recipes

The other day when our Granddaughter was visiting she and I made these blueberry biscuits together. It has been a while since I made them and they wer...

February 18th, 2017 |  


WVSP investigates embezzlement involving Boone County Schools

WVSP investigates embezzlement involving Boone County Schools

By Heather [email protected] – The West Virginia State Police (WVSP) are investigating an embezzlement case involving Boone C...

February 18th, 2017 updated: February 18th, 2017. |  


Rep. Harris files legislation to addressescalating electrical rates by Ky. Power

Rep. Harris files legislation to addressescalating electrical rates by Ky. Power

Press ReleaseFRANKFORT, Ky. – State Rep. Chris Harris, joined by a bipartisan team of Eastern Kentucky legislators, filed two pieces of legislat...

February 18th, 2017 |  


Delegate Justin Marcum combats crimes against police officers

Delegate Justin Marcum combats crimes against police officers

Press ReleaseCHARLESTON, W.Va. – Del. Justin Marcum, D-Mingo, is working with the West Virginia Legislature this session to provide protection f...

February 18th, 2017 |  


Fourth Annual Cause for Paws Feb. 25

Fourth Annual Cause for Paws Feb. 25

WILLIAMSON – Animal lovers, runners, and walkers are encouraged to come to West Williamson Saturday, Feb. 25 to support Save Our Strays Animal R...

February 17th, 2017 |  


SPORTS


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Mingo Central beats Logan
Enjoying the abundant life at any age

Enjoying the abundant life at any age

Dr. Billy HollandGuest ColumnistWe are all growing older. Thanks a lot, right? I realize that many will think this is not a very optimistic or positiv...

February 21st, 2017 |  


Smith heads to State Wrestling

Smith heads to State Wrestling

Friday and Saturday were the Regional wrestling matches for Mingo Central, which took place at Calhoun High School. Corey Smith went undefeated until ...

February 21st, 2017 |  


West Virginia boys basketball poll

West Virginia boys basketball poll

CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — The Associated Press high school boys basketball poll with first-place votes in parentheses and total points:Team Recor...

February 20th, 2017 |  


Kentucky Basketball Prep Polls

Kentucky Basketball Prep Polls

Kentucky Boys and Girls Basketball Prep PollsLOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — The top teams in the Kentucky Associated Press high school basketball polls,...

February 20th, 2017 |  


Kermit wins middle school title

Kermit wins middle school title

WILLIAMSON - The Kermit Lady Blue Devils captured the 2017 Mingo County Girls Basketball Championship by defeating the Lenore Rangers 49 to 40 on Satu...

February 20th, 2017 |  


Belfry Pirates basketball action

Belfry Pirates basketball action

PIKEVILLE 54, BELFRY 51PIKEVILLE, Ky. – On Saturday the Lady Pirates of Belfry played their last regular season game of the year. They lost a ha...

February 20th, 2017 |  


MULTIMEDIA


LIFE


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Do you have a dream?
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TAS to hold auditions for Grease and Hairspray
ARH honors May as 2016 CARES Award winner

ARH honors May as 2016 CARES Award winner

Press ReleaseLEXINGTON, Ky. –Appalachian Regional Healthcare (ARH) recently honored 12 employees from across its Kentucky and West Virginia syst...

February 8th, 2017 |  


Valentine’s Ads available

Valentine’s Ads available

By Kyle [email protected] Logan Banner and Williamson Daily News are offering you a chance to wish a happy Valentine’s Day to an...

February 7th, 2017 updated: February 8th, 2017. |  


Judging the outside

Judging the outside

By Dawn ReedGuest ColumnistA few months ago, an older lady made her way to the classrooms in the back of the church to find me. I was surprised after ...

February 5th, 2017 |  


Janet’s Appalachian Recipes

Janet’s Appalachian Recipes

Sometimes I don’t want to fix a great big meal, just something simple. These sliders are perfect for those kind of days, full of flavor and chee...

February 4th, 2017 |  


Presbyterian Church welcomes Rev. Hudson

Presbyterian Church welcomes Rev. Hudson

Submitted PhotoReverend William Long Hudson was welcomed in a special service on January 29. The Presbytery of West Virginia and Moderator Susan Perry...

February 3rd, 2017 |  


Solus Christus: Light of the World

Solus Christus: Light of the World

By Rev. Jarrod BelcherGuest ColumnistWe find the background of the second of Jesus’ “I Am” statements in chapter 7 of John’s G...

February 3rd, 2017 |  


OPINION


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Ky. Legislative Update
Rep. Harris files legislation to addressescalating electrical rates by Ky. Power

Rep. Harris files legislation to addressescalating electrical rates by Ky. Power

Press ReleaseFRANKFORT, Ky. – State Rep. Chris Harris, joined by a bipartisan team of Eastern Kentucky legislators, filed two pieces of legislat...

February 18th, 2017 |  


The Power of God’s Love

The Power of God’s Love

Ralph & Elizabeth PyszkowskiGuest columnistsA wealthy man of high prestige sent his workers to harvest the wheat off his land. He noticed a poor d...

February 18th, 2017 |  


Maintaining a close relationship with God and our spouse

Maintaining a close relationship with God and our spouse

By Dr. Billy HollandGuest ColumnistLast week, I was sitting in my office on a dreary afternoon, tapping on the keyboard and listening to the rain blow...

February 13th, 2017 |  


“At the Capitol” column for Feb. 10

“At the Capitol” column for Feb. 10

By Phil KablerFor the WV Press AssociationCHARLESTON, W.Va. — What may go down in history as one of the most unusual and colorful State of the S...

February 13th, 2017 |  


Ky. legislative update

Ky. legislative update

By State Rep. Chris HarrisI joined my fellow lawmakers back in Frankfort this week as we reconvened the 2017 session of the Kentucky General Assembly ...

February 13th, 2017 |  


Valentine’s Day: happy – or a downer?

Valentine’s Day: happy – or a downer?

By Keith DavisLogan Mingo AreaMental HealthLove is patient and kind. Love is not jealous or boastful or proud or rude. It does not demand its own way....

February 13th, 2017 |  


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