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 …

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 …

May 15th, 2016 |  

Coal could play a vital role in Presidential Election

By Gary Ball Mountain Citizen Visits by Democratic presidential front-runner Hillary Clinton and her husband, former President Bill Clinton, to …

May 6th, 2016 |  

Developing countries will ignore emission targets

Developing countries will ignore emission targets

By Tom Harris President Obama asserts that the United Nations Paris Agreement is “the first time so many countries had …

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 …

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 …

April 8th, 2016 |  

Reinvesting in West Virginia’s coalfields

Reinvesting in West Virginia’s coalfields

By Rep. Evan Jenkins West Virginians want to work, and West Virginia wants to attract new businesses to our great …

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 …

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 …

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 …

January 23rd, 2016 |  

Reader’s Write

Members of the Board: We undersigned individuals are graduates of Mingo Central Comprehensive High School who have completed or are …

January 20th, 2016 updated: January 20th, 2016. |  

Cops put their lives in peril

The following editorial appeared in The Philadelphia Inquirer on Jan. 12: The FBI and local authorities continue to investigate whether …

January 15th, 2016 |  

Let’s keep Laurel Lake open

The state’s decision of making drastic changes to the Laurel Lake Wildlife Management Area will be devastating to Mingo County. …

January 11th, 2016 |  

AP Analysis: With execution,Saudis ignite regional tensions

Jon Gambrell Associated Press An AP Analysis DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — By executing a senior Shiite cleric, Saudi …

January 5th, 2016 |  

Combating Drug Abuse on Multiple Fronts

An op-ed by W.Va. Attorney General Patrick Morrisey West Virginia’s deadly addiction to opioid drugs gained national attention in 2015, …

January 2nd, 2016 |  

Donald Trump says criticism of Bill Clinton is fair

JILL COLVIN and KEN THOMAS Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — Donald Trump is reviving memories of Bill Clinton’s affair with …

December 31st, 2015 |  

Charity begins at home

Charity begins at home

The recent terrorist attacks in Paris have many of us once again discussing our own homeland security. Most of us …

November 18th, 2015 |  

Paris attacks deepen GOPopposition to Syrian refugees

Laurie Kellman Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — The deadly Paris attacks have intensified Republican opposition to letting thousands of Syrian …

November 16th, 2015 |  

Fighting back against Obama’s attacks on coal

By W.Va. Attorney General Patrick Morrisey When then-Senator Barack Obama was running for president in 2008, he told The San …

November 14th, 2015 |  

Questioning coaches decision

Letter to the Editor: I did not attend the football game between Mingo Central and Westside, but I heard about …

November 10th, 2015 |  

Candidate control: The press, not politicians, should shape debates

The following editorial appeared in the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette on Wednesday, Nov. 4: Republican presidential candidates are demanding greater control over …

November 5th, 2015 |  

Welcome to daylight saving time

In the words of no one — ever: It sure is nice that it’s dark by 5 p.m. Welcome to …

November 2nd, 2015 |  


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