Williamson Daily News- RSS NEWS Feed http://williamsondailynews.com/section/NEWS http://williamsondailynews.com/section/NEWS Wed, 22 Oct 2014 02:53:35 EST 1800 Local WVSP ‘making a difference’ http://williamsondailynews.com/news/home_top-news/150234645/Local-WVSP-making-a-difference WILLIAMSON - West Virginia State Trooper D.L. Williamson and his Operation Make a Difference program are out in local schools doing just that, 'making a difference.' Tue, 21 Oct 2014 16:56:07 EST Prostitution arrest made in Town of Delbarton http://williamsondailynews.com/news/blotter-home_top-news/150248644/Prostitution-arrest-made-in-Town-of-Delbarton By Rachel DoveDELBARTON - Local law enforcement officers are cracking down on those committing the offense of prostitution, which is said to be one of the oldest professions in the world. Tue, 21 Oct 2014 16:46:03 EST Mother arrested on DUIcharges with children in car http://williamsondailynews.com/news/blotter-home_top-news/150232024/Mother-arrested-on-DUIcharges-with-children-in-car By Rachel Dove Tue, 21 Oct 2014 08:57:14 EST Turkey Creek, Ky. mother arrested for child neglect and obstruction. http://williamsondailynews.com/news/home_top-news/150231832/Turkey-Creek-Ky.-mother-arrested-for-child-neglect-and-obstruction. WILLIAMSON - A young mother from Turkey Creek, Ky., Ashley Sipple, 25 years of age, appeared before Magistrate Pam Newsome and was charged with child neglect creating a risk injury and obstructing an officer. Mon, 20 Oct 2014 17:31:10 EST Gilbert Trailfest deemed success http://williamsondailynews.com/news/news/150227521/Gilbert-Trailfest-deemed-success GILBERT - Gilbert city officials deemed the recent Trailfest was a big hit with tourists and local citizens.Mayor Vivian Livingood said that she felt the event was a “huge success.” Mon, 20 Oct 2014 17:03:04 EST Fall Foliage http://williamsondailynews.com/news/news/150233361/Fall-Foliage Kyle Lovern/WDN Mon, 20 Oct 2014 16:38:03 EST MCRA takes a stand on hospital buyout http://williamsondailynews.com/news/home_top-news/150205129/MCRA-takes-a-stand-on-hospital-buyout By Owen WellsFor the Daily News Mon, 20 Oct 2014 09:26:07 EST Stop, drop, roll for Fire Safety http://williamsondailynews.com/news/news/150208455/Stop-drop-roll-for-Fire-Safety WILLIAMSON - The Chattaroy Volunteer Fire Department (CVFD), in recognition of National Fire Prevention Week October 5-11, visited Nolan Christian Academy, Chattaroy Head Start and Williamson PK-8. CVFD Firefighters Brandy Thacker, Eric Pennington,... Sun, 19 Oct 2014 13:41:04 EST You can do nothing without Jesus the true Vine http://williamsondailynews.com/news/lifestyle/150206045/You-can-do-nothing-without-Jesus-the-true-Vine A year or two before my Daddy died in 1986, he planted a grapevine near the edge of our front yard. Daddy never got to eat any of the fruit from the muscadine grapevine he'd planted … but if he had, he would have surely thought that the... Sun, 19 Oct 2014 10:31:06 EST Ebola prepardeness plan in place at ARH http://williamsondailynews.com/news/community_news-health-news/150208658/Ebola-prepardeness-plan-in-place-at-ARH By Rachel DoveSOUTH WILLIAMSON, Ky. - With the threat and fear of the Ebola virus spreading like wildfire across our nation people are wondering how prepared their local healthcare providers would be in such an emergency. Sun, 19 Oct 2014 01:45:03 EST Marriage application filed in Mingo by same-sex couple http://williamsondailynews.com/news/news/150207103/Marriage-application-filed-in-Mingo-by-same-sex-couple By Rachel Dove Sun, 19 Oct 2014 00:01:13 EST New West Virginia Mine Wars Museum in Matewan seeking input at open house http://williamsondailynews.com/news/news/150198182/New-West-Virginia-Mine-Wars-Museum-in-Matewan-seeking-input-at-open-house MATEWAN – The West Virginia Mine Wars Museum, now under construction in Matewan, invites the public to its open house on November 8, from 12 - 4 p.m. Attendees will experience a sneak peak of the museum's plans and contribute their ideas... Sat, 18 Oct 2014 13:16:02 EST Scout troop looking for new members http://williamsondailynews.com/news/news-news_education/150210512/Scout-troop-looking-for-new-members WILLIAMSON - Local Boy Scout Troop 321 is looking for new members to expand their troop. They also want to share the news about their upcoming events. Sat, 18 Oct 2014 22:56:07 EST Matewan resident arrested for contempt of court http://williamsondailynews.com/news/news/150191292/Matewan-resident-arrested-for-contempt-of-court WILLIAMSON - Misty Justice, 40 years of age of Matewan was taken before Magistrate Jim Harvey and charged with assault on a police officer. Mingo County Sheriff Corporal N. Mines arrested Justice for threatening her probation officer while being taken... Thu, 16 Oct 2014 17:01:07 EST McCormick given 3 years probation http://williamsondailynews.com/news/breaking_news-home_top-news/150195985/McCormick-given-3-years-probation By Rachel Dove Thu, 16 Oct 2014 15:12:08 EST I knew a Man; Strength for the Moment http://williamsondailynews.com/news/lifestyle-religion-opinion_columns/150190466/I-knew-a-Man;-Strength-for-the-Moment Sometimes in our lives, if we are lucky, we come across people that change our lives for the good. We meet people who prefer you over themselves. We meet people whose word is their bond and you know from just looking in their eyes that you could trust... Thu, 16 Oct 2014 08:57:04 EST 35th Annual Bridge Day Gives Back http://williamsondailynews.com/news/news/150183270/35th-Annual-Bridge-Day-Gives-Back NEW RIVER GORGE, W.Va. — For 35 years West Virginias, and folks from around the country and the world, have gathered at the New River Gorge Bridge for Bridge Day. Wed, 15 Oct 2014 19:01:06 EST Several tight races predicted for November election http://williamsondailynews.com/news/home_top-news-politics/150179978/Several-tight-races-predicted-for-November-election By Rachel DoveWILLIAMSON - The 2014 General Election is right around the corner as the residents of Mingo County prepare to cast their votes for the candidates of their choice. Wed, 15 Oct 2014 18:01:05 EST Pike County Gov. receives National Achievement Awards http://williamsondailynews.com/news/news/150180867/Pike-County-Gov.-receives-National-Achievement-Awards PIKEVILLE, Ky. – Matthew Chase, Executive Director of the National Association of Counties (NACo) announced the recipients of the 2014 NACo Achievement Awards in the latest issue of NACo's County Line publication. The announcement includes... Wed, 15 Oct 2014 16:13:11 EST “Do It Right” new motto adopted by the Board of Education and credited it to June Glover http://williamsondailynews.com/news/news/150179524/Do-It-Right-new-motto-adopted-by-the-Board-of-Education-and-credited-it-to-June-Glover WILLIAMSON - The Mingo County Board of Education retired the existing gavel and replaced it with a new gavel and block inscribed with the newly adopted motto “Do It Right” and “June Mitchell Glover”. Wed, 15 Oct 2014 16:06:08 EST