Williamson Daily News- RSS NEWS Feed http://williamsondailynews.com/section/NEWS http://williamsondailynews.com/section/NEWS Fri, 19 Sep 2014 20:23:06 EST 1800 Joplin returns to Mingo Central http://williamsondailynews.com/news/breaking_news-sports/50698184/Joplin-returns-to-Mingo-Central By Kyle Lovernklovern@civitasmedia.comRED JACKET – You can come home again. Fri, 19 Sep 2014 14:16:08 EST Rahall announces funding for drug-free communities http://williamsondailynews.com/news/community_news/50700394/Rahall-announces-funding-for-drug-free-communities WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Rep. Nick Rahall, D-W.Va., Friday announced the Office of National Drug Control Policy (ONDCP) has awarded $250,000 in grants to support community-based coalitions working to prevent youth substance abuse in southern West... Fri, 19 Sep 2014 13:55:06 EST King Coal Festival coming http://williamsondailynews.com/news/news/50685790/King-Coal-Festival-coming By Lil Felixlfelix@civitasmedia.comWILLIAMSON - The city of Williamson is getting ready for the King Coal Festival this weekend in a variety of ways. Thu, 18 Sep 2014 16:46:09 EST Boil water advisory issued for Delbarton http://williamsondailynews.com/news/localnews1/50687482/Boil-water-advisory-issued-for-Delbarton By Lil Felixlfelix@civitasmedia.comDELBARTON - The Delbarton Utility Board has issued a boil water advisory for the town of Delbarton. Thu, 18 Sep 2014 15:35:07 EST Dotson honored for service to KYCOM http://williamsondailynews.com/news/community_news/50686551/Dotson-honored-for-service-to-KYCOM PIKEVILLE, Ky. – Terry Dotson has been named this year's John A. Strosnider, D.O. Memorial Lecturer. Thu, 18 Sep 2014 13:45:09 EST University of Pikeville celebrates 125 years http://williamsondailynews.com/news/news_education/50672108/University-of-Pikeville-celebrates-125-years PIKEVILLE, Ky. – The University of Pikeville celebrated its founding and looked to the future during Opening Convocation on Tuesday. The day marked the 125th anniversary of the first day of classes at the Pikeville Collegiate Institute on Sept. Wed, 17 Sep 2014 13:37:05 EST Meeting leads to rewarding job as respiratory therapist http://williamsondailynews.com/news/news_education/50638718/Meeting-leads-to-rewarding-job-as-respiratory-therapist PRESTONSBURG, Ky. – Like many teenagers, Megan Wells struggled with the decision of what to do beyond high school. A chance encounter with a respiratory therapist while visiting her great-grandmother in hospital changed the course of her... Mon, 15 Sep 2014 13:42:04 EST UPIKE gets $2.2 million grant for student success http://williamsondailynews.com/news/news_education/50639255/UPIKE-gets-$2.2-million-grant-for-student-success PIKEVILLE, Ky. – The University of Pikeville was recently awarded a $2.2 million Title III Strengthening Institutions Program grant by the U.S. Department of Education to create a center for student success. Mon, 15 Sep 2014 13:40:03 EST (No heading) http://williamsondailynews.com/news/community_news/50007563/ September 14The annual King Coal Festival/AIM/SWVCTC (Williamson Campus) Gospel Sing/Pinto Bean Dinner will be held from 1-3 p.m.September 15 Sun, 14 Sep 2014 16:07:02 EST Wreck blocks road http://williamsondailynews.com/news/news/50607268/Wreck-blocks-road Kyle Lovern/WDN Sun, 14 Sep 2014 14:52:04 EST UPIKE Homecoming: Celebrating 125 Years http://williamsondailynews.com/news/community_news/50618993/UPIKE-Homecoming:-Celebrating-125-Years PIKEVILLE, Ky. – “Institutions, like nations, must pause occasionally to consider their past if they hope to make the most of their future.” Written by then President William H. Owens in his foreword to Alice J. Kinder's book,... Sun, 14 Sep 2014 13:15:05 EST Take one look at my pug’s mug http://williamsondailynews.com/news/lifestyle/50572933/Take-one-look-at-my-pugs-mug Take one look at my pug's mug and you may very well agree that she is beautiful. As much as I love Ginger Dare….today's story is not about her. But it is about mugs! Here is this week's story….. Sun, 14 Sep 2014 12:24:09 EST Yellow Jackets to swarm at reunion http://williamsondailynews.com/news/news/50619296/Yellow-Jackets-to-swarm-at-reunion By Lil Felixlfelix@civitasmedia.comCHATTAROY - If you see a lot of orange and black around the area the weekend of Sept. 19-21, do not be alarmed; it will be yellow jackets but not of the stinging variety. Fri, 12 Sep 2014 17:11:07 EST Over the years, Obama’s 9/11 message varies http://williamsondailynews.com/news/news/50610352/Over-the-years-Obamas-9/11-message-varies NANCY BENACAssociated Press Thu, 11 Sep 2014 16:59:03 EST Pike man killed in ATV collision http://williamsondailynews.com/news/news/50607093/Pike-man-killed-in-ATV-collision By Kyle Lovernklovern@civitasmedia.com Thu, 11 Sep 2014 15:33:03 EST Remembering 9-11; Strength for the Moment http://williamsondailynews.com/news/lifestyle-religion-opinion_columns/50603900/Remembering-9-11;-Strength-for-the-Moment Tonight as I type this article, I realize the clock has struck midnight and it is the 13th anniversary of September 11. I know for some just deleting September 11 from the calendar and go from the 10th to 12th would be... Thu, 11 Sep 2014 14:44:08 EST Correction http://williamsondailynews.com/news/news/50605573/Correction Larry Ooten was incorrectly identified in the Mingo's Most Wanted that appeared in the Thursday edition of the Daily News. Thu, 11 Sep 2014 13:40:05 EST (No heading) http://williamsondailynews.com/news/community_news/50604344/ By Lil Felixlfelix@civitasmedia.comKERMIT - The winners in each division of the Kermit 5K Walk/Run for Autism and the Pet Show winners from the Kermit Fall Festival are as follows: Thu, 11 Sep 2014 13:32:06 EST (No heading) http://williamsondailynews.com/news/news/50561725/ JONATHAN MATTISEAssociated PressCHARLESTON (AP) — A bankruptcy judge is concerned that a chemical company may abandon the site of a massive January spill without cleaning it up. Wed, 10 Sep 2014 16:27:17 EST Mingo’s Most Wanted http://williamsondailynews.com/news/news/50593683/Mingos-Most-Wanted WILLIAMSON - The Mingo County Sheriff's Department is currently searching for Larry Wooten. 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