Williamson Daily News- RSS Feed http://williamsondailynews.com/ http://williamsondailynews.com/ Mon, 24 Nov 2014 12:56:50 EST 1800 WVU tops UConn http://williamsondailynews.com/news/sports/150647132/WVU-tops-UConn KYLE HIGHTOWERAssociated PressSAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) — If West Virginia can be disruptive on the defensive end of the court this season, Bob Huggins thinks it will mean good things for his team in the long run. Mon, 24 Nov 2014 11:48:03 EST Miner’s historic season ends http://williamsondailynews.com/news/home_top-sports/150639759/Miners-historic-season-ends Miner's historic season endsRED JACKET – The historic season for Mingo Central came to a halt on Saturday afternoon as the Wayne Pioneers defeated the Miners 35-17 in Class AA playoff action. Sun, 23 Nov 2014 15:23:05 EST Stress during the holidays http://williamsondailynews.com/news/news/150615465/Stress-during-the-holidays WILLIAMSON - With the holidays approaching, a bad economy facing us, it goes without saying that stress is on the rise. Add work to the mix and you have a cocktail for problems. Trying to juggle budgets, holiday shopping and kids out... Sun, 23 Nov 2014 03:16:03 EST Three young children placed under child protection by CPS http://williamsondailynews.com/news/news/150627850/Three-young-children-placed-under-child-protection-by-CPS WILLIAMSON - Three young children placed on a child protection plan by the Mingo County Child Protective Services. The Mother, Schawanene Lynn Hensley was charged with Child Abuse. West Virginia State Police responding to a welfare call found the... Sat, 22 Nov 2014 17:46:03 EST Panthers headed to Final 4 http://williamsondailynews.com/news/sports/150636526/Panthers-headed-to-Final-4 RED JACKET – Tug Valley's dream season continues and they are headed to the Final Four of the Mountain State's Class A playoffs. It is the first-ever appearance in the semi-finals for TVHS and these two playoff wins are the first in... Sat, 22 Nov 2014 11:16:06 EST Belfry pounds Dogs http://williamsondailynews.com/news/sports/150636584/Belfry-pounds-Dogs By Courtney LovernFor the Daily News Sat, 22 Nov 2014 11:01:06 EST Freshman help WVU past Boston College http://williamsondailynews.com/news/sports/150636688/Freshman-help-WVU-past-Boston-College KYLE HIGHTOWERAssociated PressSAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) — West Virginia coach Bob Huggins arrived in Puerto Rico this week expecting to see his team face tough situations. Sat, 22 Nov 2014 09:49:05 EST Elk restoration plan is moving forward with the help of public comment http://williamsondailynews.com/news/news/150611634/Elk-restoration-plan-is-moving-forward-with-the-help-of-public-comment GILBERT - Reintroducing elk back into West Virginia is on the minds of many hunters, especially at this time of year when deer season is about to open. Fri, 21 Nov 2014 20:01:03 EST Kominar honored at luncheon http://williamsondailynews.com/news/home_top-news/150628246/Kominar-honored-at-luncheon Dignitaries, civic leaders and friends gathered at the historic Mountaineer Hotel on Friday for a retirement luncheon for Steve Kominar. Fri, 21 Nov 2014 14:57:07 EST The poor suffer from hunger — not the munchies http://williamsondailynews.com/news/opinion/150609287/The-poor-suffer-from-hunger--not-the-munchies Thanksgiving is an occasion when we gather with our families for festive meals. It's also a time when many of us donate to help the less fortunate celebrate with their families. Fri, 21 Nov 2014 01:34:05 EST Blankenship pleads not guilty in W.Va. mine blast http://williamsondailynews.com/news/news/150615906/Blankenship-pleads-not-guilty-in-W.Va.-mine-blast JONATHAN MATTISEAssociated PressBECKLEY (AP) — Ex-coal company chief executive Don Blankenship pleaded not guilty Thursday to conspiracy and other charges in the deadliest U.S. mine accident in four decades. Thu, 20 Nov 2014 15:47:02 EST Miss Wanda’s restaurant opened in West Williamson http://williamsondailynews.com/news/news/150601223/Miss-Wandas-restaurant-opened-in-West-Williamson WILLIAMSON - Get ready for some good home cooked meal specials, a menu with a variety including handmade pizza dough along with a friendly atmosphere. Miss Wanda's restaurant opened in West Williamson on October 29. Thu, 20 Nov 2014 14:56:05 EST Miners to battle Pioneers http://williamsondailynews.com/news/sports/150609756/Miners-to-battle-Pioneers RED JACKET – Saturday afternoon is a big contest for the Mingo Central Miners (10-1) as they host Class AA power Wayne (9-2) for a 1:30 p.m. second round playoff game at Buck Harless Stadium, located along the King Coal Highway. Thu, 20 Nov 2014 13:10:03 EST Belfry hosts Bulldogs http://williamsondailynews.com/news/sports/150609294/Belfry-hosts-Bulldogs By Courtney LovernFor the Daily News Thu, 20 Nov 2014 12:52:08 EST House damaged by fire http://williamsondailynews.com/news/home_top-news/150610164/House-damaged-by-fire MATEWAN - The Matewan Volunteer Fire Department (MVFD) battled a house fire Wednesday morning behind Magnolia Gardens. Thu, 20 Nov 2014 11:01:05 EST Thanksgiving memories; an endangered species http://williamsondailynews.com/news/lifestyle-religion-opinion_columns/150608957/Thanksgiving-memories;-an-endangered-species Psalms 100Make a joyful noise unto the Lord, all ye lands.Serve the Lord with gladness: come before his presence with singing. Thu, 20 Nov 2014 08:54:03 EST Continuing the Second Amendment fight http://williamsondailynews.com/news/news/150583610/Continuing-the-Second-Amendment-fight CHARLESTON — Attorney General Patrick Morrisey continues the fight for firearm rights in the U.S. Court of Appeals. Thu, 20 Nov 2014 05:34:03 EST Change in commissioners for Mingo County http://williamsondailynews.com/news/community_news-home_top-news-politics/150601420/Change-in-commissioners-for-Mingo-County By Rachel Doverdove@civitasmedia.com Wed, 19 Nov 2014 18:01:02 EST Holliday may be headed to Florida; 2015 NFL draft http://williamsondailynews.com/news/sports/150595841/Holliday-may-be-headed-to-Florida;-2015-NFL-draft Many Marshall fans are wondering if head coach Doc Holliday may be headed to Florida.Holliday, a native of Hurricane, has his Thundering Herd at 10-0 and No. 18 in the Associated Press top 25 poll. Wed, 19 Nov 2014 16:26:04 EST Edward “Tag” Keith apppointed new member of Matewan Town Council http://williamsondailynews.com/news/home_top-news/150599829/Edward-Tag-Keith-apppointed-new-member-of-Matewan-Town-Council MATEWAN - Edward “Tag” Keith was appointed to the Matewan Town Council by unanimous vote at the Tuesday Council meeting. Wed, 19 Nov 2014 15:56:02 EST