WILLIAMSON – The West Virginia State Police (WVSP) Williamson Detachment Trooper Damian Williamson and Della Poling of the 36 Street Church of Christ in Vienna, W.Va. worked together to bring Easter Baskets to children in Mingo...
WILLIAMSON - A tip to West Virginia State Police (WVSP) Senior Trooper D. L. Contos led to a cocaine drug bust on Saturday, March 7 in the City of Williamson.
By Kyle Lovernklovern@civitasmedia.com
WILLIAMSON - Paul Anthony Marcum, 29 of Kermit and Paul Mills, 60 of Beauty, Kentucky robbed Donald Ray Howell in Marrowbone at knife point on Thursday evening March 12. Howell was at the trailer park behind the Marrowbone Junction gas station when he...
Lil Felix / WDNAfter a long cold winter the area saw spring like weather on Monday with temperatures in the 70's. These beautiful daffodils could be seen at the Williamson Wildwood Garden Club Memorial Gardens in downtown Williamson.
NAUGATUCK - The boil water advisory for all Mingo County PSD customers and the town of east Kermit has been lifted.
MATEWAN – Two projects were discussed at the Matewan City Council Thursday evening that will result in major changes in the town of Matewan regarding the water tank near Mary Taylor Mountain as well as the waste-water treatment...
By Ralph Pyskowski
WILLIAMSON - Mingo County residents have suffered enormous losses in recent weeks from storm damages. The county has gone through record setting snow falls, ice storms, flooding, mudslides and mine blow-outs.
WILLIAMSON - The Williamson City Council held their regular meeting on Thursday and parking concerns throughout the city were discussed.
PIKEVILLE – Saturn Garcia, a Ringling Brothers and Barnum and Bailey performer along with the rest of his team will be in Pikeville Ky. at the Kentucky Expo Center March 12 – 15.
WILLIAMSON – Josh Ferrell and Nathan Brown have joined together to fight for the people of Mingo County and the surrounding areas in the courtroom. Although both Ferrell and Brown attended Appalachian School of Law, their stories are separate...
WILLIAMSON – More rain is moving into the region Friday that has already caused The National Weather Service (NWS) to issue a flood watch in effect from Friday through Saturday.
WILLIAMSON – Two mudslides occurred on Mulberry Street in Williamson on Wednesday afternoon after a week of rain and more on the way.
VARNEY - A closed mine shaft measuring approximately 10 miles blew-out at the Varney Church of God Wednesday evening. Residents in the area reported the sound resembled thunder or a big coal truck.
Submitted photoThe East Fork Volunteer Fire Department received water throughout the week to help those residents affected by the flood and water outages throughout the area.Submitted photo
WILLIAMSON – While the winter weather has stalled for now, the newest concern of Mingo County residents are potholes.
PIKEVILLE, Ky. – Nursing students at the University of Pikeville-Elliott School of Nursing are receiving advanced skills instruction through a partnership with Pikeville Medical Center (PMC).
WILLIAMSON – On Monday evening, the South Side Cinemas opened up one it's theaters to premiere a new independent short film that was scripted and created by Williamson PreK-8 eighth grade film class.
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WILLIAMSON - The Mingo County 911 mapping situation was addressed by the commission at the March 4 meeting. The commissioners reported that reports of previously completed work were revealed to be partially inaccurate.
KERMIT - Director of Mingo County Homeland Security and Emergency Management Service Doug Goolsby has issued a notice to all Kermit residents that a 7,500 gallon water tank has been stationed at Kermit K-8.
WILLIAMSON – Doug Goolsby, Director of Mingo County Homeland Security Emergency Management Services (EMS) and Mingo County Emergency Operations (EOC) Center gave a briefing on Friday evening covering the rescue and recovery efforts at the Big...
Mingo County Schools will conduct kindergarten orientation during the month of March for all children entering kindergarten for the first time in the fall of 2015. Head Start and Pre-K children are scheduled in the mornings from 9 -12 and the children...