NEWS


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Grant funding awarded
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Martin Co. school work to begin
Great White Way scheduled Saturday

Great White Way scheduled Saturday

WILLIAMSON – The annual Great White Way Christmas Extravaganza will be held Saturday, December 3, in downtown Williamson.The Great White Way is ...

December 1st, 2016 |  


Laurel Lake facilities closed until spring

Laurel Lake facilities closed until spring

WILLIAMSON – The Mingo County Commission issued a reminder that Laurel Lake Park will be closed from November 1, 2016 until March 1, 2017. While...

December 1st, 2016 updated: December 1st, 2016. |  


LMAMH programs support recovery

LMAMH programs support recovery

Press ReleaseLOGAN, W.Va. – It is a problem that looms like a dark and ominous cloud over most of southern West Virginia. The harsh reality is t...

December 1st, 2016 |  


Two critically injured in accident

KIMPER, Ky. – A collision on KY 194 in the Kimper community has left a man dead and a young child fighting for his life.The crash occurred short...

November 30th, 2016 |  


Dr. Vempaty retires at ARH

Dr. Vempaty retires at ARH

SOUTH WILLIAMSON, Ky. – After serving the Tug Valley community as a general surgeon for nearly 37 years, Dr. Rao Vempaty is putting down his sca...

November 30th, 2016 |  


Local NAACP to sponsor program

Local NAACP to sponsor program

WILLIAMSON, W.Va. - The Williamson Branch of The National Association for The Advancement of Colored People (NAACP) will sponsor a Freedom Fund/Bienni...

November 30th, 2016 |  


SPORTS


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We are the champions !
4:30 am |    
Deer season is not dead
Instant classic!

Instant classic!

GOODY, Ky. – Saturday evening the Belfry Pirates will be competing for their fourth straight Class-AAA state title, their opponent is the Louisv...

December 2nd, 2016 |  


Kinder taking it one day at a time

Kinder taking it one day at a time

By Rick Ryanwvgazettemail.comEarlier this year, Yogi Kinder didn’t feel much like coaching football.His daughter, Karla Kinder Staton, died in J...

December 2nd, 2016 updated: December 2nd, 2016. |  


No. 14 WVU on cusp of 10-win season

No. 14 WVU on cusp of 10-win season

By JOHN RABYAP Sports WriterMORGANTOWN - West Virginia was in the Big East and Dana Holgorsen was a first-year head coach the last time the Mountainee...

December 1st, 2016 |  


Player of the Week

Player of the Week

The Belfry Pirates are heading to Bowling Green once again and that is in large part to the tremendous performance of Taveon Hunter last Friday agains...

December 1st, 2016 |  


Miners; All In!

Miners; All In!

RED JACKET – Fairmont Senior head coach J.L. Abbott said earlier in the week, “This is just another week except it is for a state champion...

December 1st, 2016 |  


Hendrick’s dominance continues

Hendrick’s dominance continues

When Jimmie Johnson claimed his seventh Sprint Cup title last weekend at Homestead-Miami, it was also the record –extending 12th title for owne...

November 29th, 2016 |  


MULTIMEDIA


LIFE


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State Championship Memories
Turkey day run

Turkey day run

The 3rd Annual “Earn It Before You Eat” Thanksgiving Day group run was put on by the Tug Valley Road Runners Club and coordinated by own J...

November 26th, 2016 |  


Preparing my home and heart for Christmas

Preparing my home and heart for Christmas

By Dawn ReedGuest ColumnistI just finished decorating everything for Christmas. Whew! I’m pooped! It seemed to take forever because I kept start...

November 26th, 2016 |  


Janet’s Appalachian Recipes

Janet’s Appalachian Recipes

It’s almost time for family and friends to start gathering to celebrate Thanksgiving. I have family that will be coming in from out of town to s...

November 20th, 2016 |  


Memories of Thanksgiving

Memories of Thanksgiving

By Dawn ReedGuest ColumnistDo you have good memories of past Thanksgivings? We certainly do!When our children were little, we made a monumental decisi...

November 19th, 2016 |  


Janet’s Appalachian Recipes

Janet’s Appalachian Recipes

Growing up, if my brother and I wanted ravioli Mama would open a can and heat it up for us. Never had I had it homemade till after I was grown and out...

November 13th, 2016 |  


Solus Christus; English Reformation

Solus Christus; English Reformation

Once the Protestant Reformation began it was an instant hit among the masses. The recent invention of the printing press had allowed for the rapid dis...

November 11th, 2016 |  


OPINION


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Their View
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It’s Time for a Comeback
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Solus Christus; Edward VI

Overcoming stress in today’s hectic world

Submitted by Logan-MingoArea Mental HealthStress has been described as something we all experience at one time or another, especially when we face dif...

December 1st, 2016 |  


The blessing of being a cheerful giver

The blessing of being a cheerful giver

By Billy HollandGuest ColumnistEvery year at Christmas time, it’s common to see the bell ringers all over town standing at the red kettles of th...

November 29th, 2016 |  


Trump should withdraw fromcomplete UN climate convention

By Tom HarrisGuest ColumnistAt first glance, it seems that President-elect Donald Trump will have to wait until 2020 to pull the United States out of ...

November 27th, 2016 |  


Ice age or global warming

Ice age or global warming

Kyle’s Korner ….Many sources claimed the world was on the brink of an ice age back in the 1970s. I recall reading this as a young man here...

November 26th, 2016 |  


Calculate Your Blessings

Calculate Your Blessings

By Ralph & Elizabeth PyszkowskiGuest ColumnistsWe hear the phrase “Count your blessings” during the holidays every year. There are tho...

November 26th, 2016 |  


Let us exalt his name together

Let us exalt his name together

By Dr. Billy HollandGuest ColumnistAs we prepare for Thanksgiving, we are grateful for all that God has done and aware that He has provided abundant b...

November 22nd, 2016 |  


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