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 |  


How state legislators should prioritize spending

Jan. 10, The Inter-Mountain of Elkins on how state legislators should prioritize spending:Some West Virginia legislators seem to have decided already ...

January 13th, 2017 |  


Letter to the Editor

Rock Creek Development Park: A Gateway to Local GrowthLocated in the heart of Southern West Virginia, Rock Creek Development Park holds vast promise f...

January 10th, 2017 |  


Seeing the world from a positive perspective

Seeing the world from a positive perspective

By Billy HollandGuest ColumnistFor those of us that are a little older, we can look back and see how the world has changed. Some say the human race is...

November 8th, 2016 |  


Exercise your right to vote

Tuesday is an important day in our country’s history.It’s election day and we are voting for a president. In West Virginia you are voting ...

November 5th, 2016 |  


Firebombing wasn’t an attack on Republicans only

The following editorial appeared in The Charlotte Observer on Tuesday, Oct. 18:Democracy was firebombed this past weekend in North Carolina. The compe...

October 20th, 2016 |  


WV Republican leaders stick with Trump

WV Republican leaders stick with Trump

Hoppy’s CommentaryHoppy KerchevalWV Mertro NewsThe Republican members of West Virginia’s Congressional delegation are sticking with Donald...

October 17th, 2016 |  


Looters just looking for excuse to commit crimes

We live in a free country that allows for peaceful protests. The key word here is peaceful.With the recent shooting of a black man in Charlotte there ...

September 28th, 2016 |  


West Virginia’s New Opportunity

West Virginia’s New Opportunity

By Richard NeelyRight after the 4th of July, I spent a week in Denver where marijuana is legal. The case that brought me to Denver involved real estat...

September 13th, 2016 |  


County Commission facing tough times

County Commission facing tough times

The Mingo County Commission has some tough decisions to make this week. With both coal severance funds and property tax revenue way down, they donR...

August 24th, 2016 updated: August 24th, 2016. |