Gov. Justice seeks furlough for state employees

By Phil KablerFor the WV Press Asc.CHARLESTON, W.Va. — Gov. Jim Justice announced Thursday that he will ask lawmakers to let him force state emp...

February 24th, 2017 |  


Matewan Council holds Feb. meeting

MATEWAN, W.Va. - Members of the Matewan Town Council held their regular monthly meeting on Tuesday February 21 in the Town Hall chambers.Matewan Polic...

February 24th, 2017 |  


End of transgender bathroom rule gets conservative praise

By SADIE GURMANand MARIA DANILOVAAssociated PressWASHINGTON (AP) — Conservatives are praising the Trump administration’s rollback of publi...

February 24th, 2017 |  


Salty mess on Buffalo Mtn.

Salty mess on Buffalo Mtn.

DELBARTON, W.Va. – Several residents on Emory Wolford Drive in Delbarton have expressed a concern over the salt contents left on the hillside ab...

February 24th, 2017 |  


Kermit meth lab bust

Kermit meth lab bust

KERMIT – Four were arrested for an alleged methamphetamine laboratory discovered in the Kermit area of Mingo County Wednesday evening.John Newso...

February 23rd, 2017 |  


Mingo Schools focused on health of students and staff

Mingo Schools focused on health of students and staff

WILLIAMSON - As a warmer-than-normal winter continues to surprise communities across central Appalachia, Mingo County Schools wants to remind students...

February 23rd, 2017 |  


Williamson man arrested for grand larceny

Williamson man arrested for grand larceny

LOGAN, W.Va. — A Williamson, W.Va. resident was arrested in Logan recently after he allegedly attempted to leave the Walmart at Fountain Place M...

February 23rd, 2017 |  


Town to take over water system

Town to take over water system

MATEWAN, W.Va. – A 15 year partnership between the town of Matewan and Veolia Water will officially come to an end on February 28.After months o...

February 23rd, 2017 |  


MCC votes for rehab

MCC votes for rehab

WILLIAMSON – Following a heated discussion, the Mingo County Commission voted to approve penning a letter of support for the purposed Serenity P...

February 23rd, 2017 |  


W.Va. Alpha affiliates honored

W.Va. Alpha affiliates honored

KINGSPORT, Tenn.– Alpha Natural Resources Holdings, Inc. and ANR, Inc. announce outstanding safety performance for 2016, with five affiliate ope...

February 22nd, 2017 |