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Marcum advocates for Sunday Hunting Bill

Marcum advocates for Sunday Hunting Bill

Charleston W.Va – Delegate Justin Marcum, D – Mingo, has announced his advocacy for SB 345, which would allow certain hunting and trapping...

March 21st, 2017 |  


American Pickers coming to W.Va.

American Pickers coming to W.Va.

WILLIAMSON - Mike Wolfe, Frank Fritz, and their team are excited to return to West Virginia! They plan to film episodes of the hit series American Pic...

March 21st, 2017 updated: March 21st, 2017. |  


Another eyesore

Another eyesore

Kyle Lovern/WDN PhotoThis old business building along U.S. 52 located just past the bridge heading to East Williamson has been abandoned for several y...

March 21st, 2017 updated: March 21st, 2017. |  


Less than a month remaining in 60-day regular session

By Phil Kabler For the WV Press Association With less than a month remaining in 60-day regular session, House and Senate leaders unveiled their counte...

March 20th, 2017 |  


Total Loss

Total Loss

Chattaroy Volunteer Fire Department (CVFD) responded to this house fire at Howard Hollow around 2:30 a.m. on Friday morning. According to CVFD Chief J...

March 20th, 2017 |  


Grassroots initiative benefit TVHS athletic facilities

Grassroots initiative benefit TVHS athletic facilities

CINDERELLA – Dr. Johnny Branch, Principal at Tug Valley High School, recently discussed Cole White’s recognition by the Mingo County Board...

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


SPORTS


Wildcats nip Pirates 4-3

Wildcats nip Pirates 4-3

Kyle [email protected], Ky. – The Belfry Pirates lost a close 4-3 game against the Shelby Valley Wildcats Monday evening at th...

March 21st, 2017 |  


Tug Valley Bass Anglers Paintsville Lake Tournament

Tug Valley Bass Anglers Paintsville Lake Tournament

Press ReleaseOn March 19th the Tug Valley Bass Anglers held its first tournament of the 2017 season on Paintsville Lake. There was a great turn out wi...

March 21st, 2017 |  


Miners ready for 2017 baseball season

Miners ready for 2017 baseball season

Mingo Central has a new baseball coach for the 2017 and the squad has been getting in some workouts for the upcomign season. Coach Logan Lester hopes ...

March 21st, 2017 |  


Belfry beats Tug Valley

Belfry beats Tug Valley

GOODY, Ky. – The Lady Pirates of Belfry defeated the visiting Lady Panthers of Tug Valley 19-4 in high school softball action on Monday evening....

March 21st, 2017 |  


Tug Valley’s May 1st Team All-State

Tug Valley’s May 1st Team All-State

By Chris JohnsonThe Exponent TelegramCLARKSBURG – One of the many things Jarrod West has brought to the table as a high school basketball player...

March 21st, 2017 |  


Pirates win opener

Pirates win opener

GOODY, Ky. – The Belfry Pirates won their season opener in baseball on a chilly evening last Thursday at the BHS baseball field by downing Betsy...

March 20th, 2017 |  


MULTIMEDIA


LIFE


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The cradle of forestry in America
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This Week in West Virginia History
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Judes celebrate 73rd anniversary

Judes celebrate 73rd anniversary

Kyle Lovern/WDN PhotoJohn and Mary Jude of Valley View, Williamson, celebrated their 73rd anniversary on Tuesday, March 14th. The Judes, formerly of M...

March 16th, 2017 |  


Janet’s Appalachian Recipes

Janet’s Appalachian Recipes

When the weather is nice I really enjoy cooking supper on the grill and these wings are absolutely delicious. Marinating them for several hours keeps ...

March 12th, 2017 |  


Happy St. Patrick’s Day

Happy St. Patrick’s Day

By Dawn ReedGuest ColumnistI love Christmas and I love Easter, but one of my other favorite holidays is coming up: Saint Patrick’s Day. Did you ...

March 11th, 2017 |  


Open mic night held each month

Open mic night held each month

WILLIAMSON - February’s open mic night at Starters in downtown Williamson was at times funny, fun and also heart rending. Several musicians and ...

March 9th, 2017 |  


This Week in West Virginia History

This Week in West Virginia History

By Michael [email protected] – The following events happened on these dates in West Virginia history. To read more, go to ...

March 8th, 2017 |  


How many times …

How many times …

I have been on a quest.For years, I have heard it said that “Do not be afraid” is mentioned 365 times in the Bible. I LOVED it! That’...

March 5th, 2017 |  


OPINION


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Ky. Legislative update

Janet’s Appalachian Recipes

Janet’s Appalachian Recipes

Last week I went to Virginia to visit with my family that lives there. One night my cousin whipped up one of the best homemade salsa’s I have ev...

March 18th, 2017 |  


Bible Devotions

Bible Devotions

In great distress a man staggers along the cruel path known as the Via Dolorosa. Already suffering from significant blood loss, he continues to be sco...

March 18th, 2017 |  


Solus Christus: I Am

Solus Christus: I Am

In John 14 Jesus makes his sixth “I Am” claim. The scene is the night in which he would be betrayed and taken and crucified. He was very a...

March 17th, 2017 |  


Scotch-Irish ancestry a big part of our culture

Scotch-Irish ancestry a big part of our culture

Kyle’s Korner ….Little did they know when they crossed the Atlantic Ocean in the 1700’s and 1800’s what kind of influence they...

March 17th, 2017 |  


Bipolar Disorder: Uncommon highs and extreme lows

By F. Keith DavisLogan Mingo Area Mental HealthBipolar Disorder is a serious mental health illness. It is essentially a reoccurring condition involvin...

March 16th, 2017 |  


Marijuana crackdown is so yesterday

The following editorial appeared in The Orange County Register on Friday, March 10:We’re disappointed that White House press secretary Sean Spic...

March 15th, 2017 |  


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