Transgender decree is both illegal and immoral

Transgender decree is both illegal and immoral

The recent decree handed down by President Obama allowing transgender students to use the bathroom they “identify with” is going way too f...

May 18th, 2016 |  


OxyContin and addiction

The following editorial appeared in the Los Angeles Times on Monday, May 9:There’s never been a secret about the addictive properties of opioid ...

May 15th, 2016 |  


Coal could play a vital role in Presidential Election

By Gary BallMountain CitizenVisits by Democratic presidential front-runner Hillary Clinton and her husband, former President Bill Clinton, to West Vir...

May 6th, 2016 |  


Developing countries will ignore emission targets

Developing countries will ignore emission targets

By Tom HarrisPresident Obama asserts that the United Nations Paris Agreement is “the first time so many countries had committed to ambitious, na...

April 28th, 2016 |  


State Budget Crisis

April 12: The Journal on the state budget:West Virginia’s state government budget crisis is so severe - estimated as high as $466 million at one...

April 14th, 2016 |  


Don’t shoot the messenger

Don’t shoot the messenger

Kyle’s Korner …Contrary to what some may believe, the Williamson Daily News has not endorsed any candidates and is not “helping Team...

April 8th, 2016 |  


Reinvesting in West Virginia’s coalfields

Reinvesting in West Virginia’s coalfields

By Rep. Evan JenkinsWest Virginians want to work, and West Virginia wants to attract new businesses to our great state. However, the war on coal has c...

March 12th, 2016 |  


Supporting the WFD ambulance service

Growing up in the Tug Valley area in the 1960s, I can remember seeing the Williamson Life Saving Crew red ambulance roll by our house along U.S. 52 in...

March 8th, 2016 |  


Domino effect on coal industry

Domino effect on coal industry

Kyle’s Korner ….It has been a domino effect for the coal industry and the economy here in southern West Virginia and eastern Kentucky.The ...

February 10th, 2016 |  


Mingo Central teacher cuts

When those who supported the consolidation of Mingo Central High School (MCHS) made an argument for the merger, one of their main arguments was that i...

January 23rd, 2016 |