About Us

The Williamson Daily News is located in Williamson, W.Va. in the “Heart of the Billion Dollar Coalfields.” We print five day per week – Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday. We also have an E-Edition. We concentrate on local news, features and sports.

The Williamson Daily News has been a part of the Tug Valley for more than 100 years. The newspaper is owned by Civitas Media.

Civitas Media, headquartered in Davidson, North Carolina, is a dynamic, multi-channel, local information company with strong roots in traditional community newspaper publishing. Civitas—Latin for “community or “citizen”—is exclusively focused on being the premier local information conduit of community news, information and relevant entertainment presented on a variety of platforms including print, digital media, video and other evolving technologies in both content and advertising.

Civitas Media employs more than 1,200 dedicated, creative and innovative associates across 12 states including North Carolina, South Carolina, Ohio, Illinois, Missouri, Oklahoma, Virginia, West Virginia, Pennsylvania, Georgia, Kentucky and Tennessee. Civitas publishes more than 100 publications for a combined weekly distribution of more than 1.6 million copies.