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TVMI awards $20,000 in scholarships

TVMI awards $20,000 in scholarships

Press ReleaseLOGAN - At the May 18, 2017, Tug Valley Mining Institute (TVMI) dinner meeting, six 2017 scholarship recipients were awarded. The two top...

May 26th, 2017 |  


House votes to recess special session until June 5

By Jared HuntWVPACHARLESTON, W.Va. – The House of Delegates voted Wednesday to adjourn the current special session until June 5 to continue nego...

May 26th, 2017 |  


Rain, Rain go away !

Rain, Rain go away !

On Wednesday water was running from a hillside above Peter Street and rolled down the streets. Photo submitted by Teresa Gannon RamseyAfter weeks of r...

May 25th, 2017 |  


Drainage problems

Drainage problems

Debris due to the heavy storms this week has ran into several roadways throughout the area.Veolia employeed Ralphie Hall is shown cleaning a drain in ...

May 25th, 2017 |  


Mingo County Educator selected for Fulbright-Hays Seminar abroad in Thailand

Mingo County Educator selected for Fulbright-Hays Seminar abroad in Thailand

Press ReleaseWILLIAMSON - For the second consecutive year, a Mingo County educator has been selected by the United States Department of Education to p...

May 25th, 2017 |  


HM Museum opens May 26

HM Museum opens May 26

WILLIAMSON, W.Va. - On the fifth anniversary of the History Channel’s Hatfields and McCoys miniseres you can finally see some of the actual arti...

May 25th, 2017 |  


SPORTS


Remembering Coach Butch Joplin

Remembering Coach Butch Joplin

The Joplin name is synonymous with local sports, especially in the Red Jacket and Matewan area.The local sports world lost an icon this week with the ...

May 25th, 2017 updated: May 25th, 2017. |  


WVU to face Kentucky in Morgantown this season

WVU to face Kentucky in Morgantown this season

Staff ReportMORGANTOWN, W.Va. – For the first time since 1970, and just the third time in school history, the West Virginia University men’...

May 25th, 2017 |  


On The Clock. Where do you build your team?

By Mike DunlapGuest ColumnistWith the first pick… .Your on the clock with the first pick of the 2017 NFL draft and let’s say you have a te...

May 25th, 2017 |  


North-South football assistant coaches announced

North-South football assistant coaches announced

Bob Mullett, game director of the West Virginia Athletic Coaches Association’s WCHS-TV/FOX-11 North-South Football Classic, has announced the as...

May 24th, 2017 |  


Macon to forgo fifth year at WVU

Macon to forgo fifth year at WVU

By John AntonikWVUSports.comMORGANTOWN, W.Va. - West Virginia University senior forward Elijah Macon announced today he plans to forgo his fifth seaso...

May 24th, 2017 |  


Lady Pirates advance

Lady Pirates advance

LOUISA, Ky. - The Lady Pirates of Belfry advanced in the 60th District tournament with a hard-fought 8-6 victory over Pike County Central. The tournam...

May 24th, 2017 |  


MULTIMEDIA


LIFE


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Hackney to wed Kelly
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He amazes me !
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Janet’s Appalachian Recipes

Janet’s Appalachian Recipes

By Janet CrowGuest ColumnistWhen I was growing up, the last thing Mama and Daddy wanted to do was to heat up the kitchen by using the oven. Mama could...

May 20th, 2017 |  


Lenore High reunion planned

Lenore High reunion planned

The 12th Annual Lenore High School Reunion is scheduled for Friday and Saturday, June 23 and 24. This year the classes of 1957, 1962 and 1967 will be ...

May 16th, 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 ...

May 14th, 2017 |  


Janet’s Appalachian Recipes

Janet’s Appalachian Recipes

Last week I went to visit with our Grandsons in Virginia and they always know when Grandma visits I spoil them rotten by cooking their favorite foods....

May 13th, 2017 |  


A girl changing the world

A girl changing the world

By Dawn ReedGuest ColumnistsI had lunch with the neatest young lady last week. She is setting out on an adventure and I couldn’t wait to hear al...

May 13th, 2017 |  


Williamson Night Market scheduled Saturday

Williamson Night Market scheduled Saturday

WILLIAMSON – A list of vendors, food, arts and entertainment has been released for Saturday’s Night Market scheduled from 6 to 9 p.m. in d...

May 12th, 2017 |  


OPINION


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Observing Memorial Day
Gulf in state budget talks widens

Gulf in state budget talks widens

By PHIL KABLERFor the W. Va. Press Asc.CHARLESTON, W.Va. — In a move more likely to intensify than resolve the 20-day-old legislative budget imp...

May 24th, 2017 |  


Living in the awareness of God’s presence

Living in the awareness of God’s presence

By Dr. Billy HollandGuest ColumnistHere is a touching story found in John chapter 12 about humble servants love for her Lord. Verse 3 reads, “Th...

May 23rd, 2017 |  


God Has Not Given Us The Spirit of Fear

God Has Not Given Us The Spirit of Fear

God Has Not Given Us The Spirit of FearThe Israelites hid in dens and caves trying to escape the oppression of the Midianites. For seven years this en...

May 20th, 2017 |  


Arrest at LHS sets off controversy

Arrest at LHS sets off controversy

We’ve all seen the videos on national news of small, grade school-aged children being placed in cuffs by a police officer for something that sta...

May 19th, 2017 |  


The Plan; Words to live by

The Plan; Words to live by

By Chris BlevinsGuest ColumnistWe are entering a time of the year that is so emotional for a number of people. Many young students across this country...

May 19th, 2017 |  


Painkiller alternatives may reduce risk of prescription opioid abuse

Painkiller alternatives may reduce risk of prescription opioid abuse

An op-ed by W.Va.Attorney General Patrick MorriseyOpioid abuse is devastating our state, and too often it starts with something as seemingly harmless ...

May 16th, 2017 |  


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