NEWS


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History of Williamson Memorial Hospital
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Bible Devotions
Public Defender Day proclamation

Public Defender Day proclamation

WILLIAMSON – At Tuesday’s regular session of the Mingo County Commission, the commission declared Friday, March 24 to be Public Defender D...

March 24th, 2017 updated: March 24th, 2017. |  


Agreement reached for the sale of Williamson Memorial

Agreement reached for the sale of Williamson Memorial

Kyle Lovern/WDN PhotoAn agreement has been reached for the sale of Williamson Memorial Hospital and its associated assets to Collaborative Healthcare ...

March 24th, 2017 |  


Wellness Center seeks HUB Manager

HEALTH INNOVATION HUB OVERVIEWThe Health Innovation Hub is an enterprise of Williamson Health & Wellness Center, Inc., a federally qualified Healt...

March 24th, 2017 |  


Man found passed out in vehicle faces drug charges

LENORE – A Delbarton man was arrested after officers received a call in reference to a person passed out in their vehicle at a Marathon service ...

March 24th, 2017 |  


Dates announced for Williamson elections

Dates announced for Williamson elections

WILLIAMSON – Dates and polling places have been announced for the upcoming primary and general municipal election for the City of Williamson.Mer...

March 24th, 2017 updated: March 24th, 2017. |  


Pike woman arrested after home burns

Pike woman arrested after home burns

PIKEVILLE, Ky. - The Pikeville Fire Department and Pikeville Police Department are investigating a house fire which occurred on Wednesday, March 22.In...

March 23rd, 2017 |  


SPORTS


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2017 WDN All-Area Boys Team
All-Cardinal Conference cheerleaders

All-Cardinal Conference cheerleaders

Press ReleaseThe All-Cardinal Conference cheerleaders were announced this week. They include a first team, second team and honorable-mention.First Tea...

March 25th, 2017 |  


Top-seeded Gonzaga survives for 61-58 win over West Virginia

Top-seeded Gonzaga survives for 61-58 win over West Virginia

SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) — Jevon Carter fired up two potential tying 3-pointers only to see them go off-target and Gonzaga didn’t allow West ...

March 24th, 2017 |  


Local athletes, coach to be honored; state tourney records

Local athletes, coach to be honored; state tourney records

Kyle’s Korner ….The West Virginia Sports Writers Association (WVSWA) will hold its annual awards dinner on Sunday, May 21 at the Village S...

March 24th, 2017 |  


2017 Belfry Pirates

2017 Belfry Pirates

Kyle Lovern/WDN PhotoThe 2017 edition of the Belfry Pirates baseball team is pictured above. In no particular order the rsoters includes - John Ashurs...

March 23rd, 2017 |  


Lady Pirates down Mingo

Lady Pirates down Mingo

GOODY, Ky. – The Lady Pirates of Belfry defeated the Lady Miners of Mingo Central 15-1 earlier this week in softball action at the BHS field.Sou...

March 23rd, 2017 updated: March 23rd, 2017. |  


Newman’s Streak Breaking Win

Newman’s Streak Breaking Win

By Steve MickeyNascar ColumnistRyan Newman’s crew chief Luke Campbell decided to roll the dice in the closing laps of the Camping World 500 at P...

March 23rd, 2017 |  


MULTIMEDIA


LIFE


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This Week In W.Va. History
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The Challenge
The cradle of forestry in America

The cradle of forestry in America

By Robert BeanblossomNestled in a mountainous valley known as the Pink Beds is the Cradle of Forestry in America, a national historic site. This spot ...

March 22nd, 2017 updated: March 22nd, 2017. |  


This Week in West Virginia History

This Week in West Virginia History

By Michael [email protected] – The following events happened on these dates in West Virginia history. To read more, go to ...

March 19th, 2017 updated: March 19th, 2017. |  


No sense of direction

No sense of direction

I have no sense of direction. So, when I tell my beloved I am going out of town by myself, he is less than overjoyed. (It’s not my fault traffic...

March 18th, 2017 |  


Judes celebrate 73rd anniversary

Judes celebrate 73rd anniversary

Kyle Lovern/WDN PhotoJohn and Mary Jude of Valley View, Williamson, celebrated their 73rd anniversary on Tuesday, March 14th. The Judes, formerly of M...

March 16th, 2017 |  


Janet’s Appalachian Recipes

Janet’s Appalachian Recipes

When the weather is nice I really enjoy cooking supper on the grill and these wings are absolutely delicious. Marinating them for several hours keeps ...

March 12th, 2017 |  


Happy St. Patrick’s Day

Happy St. Patrick’s Day

By Dawn ReedGuest ColumnistI love Christmas and I love Easter, but one of my other favorite holidays is coming up: Saint Patrick’s Day. Did you ...

March 11th, 2017 |  


OPINION


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Bible Devotions
Spring is a wonderful time

Spring is a wonderful time

By Chris BlevinsGuest ColumnistSpring, what a wonderful time of the year. After going through a long winter we see numerous people scurrying from thei...

March 24th, 2017 |  


Solus Christus: I Am the Vine

Solus Christus: I Am the Vine

By Jarrod BelcherGuest ColumnistThe seventh and final of the I Am statements is found in John 15 where Jesus makes the claim in verse 1, “I am t...

March 24th, 2017 |  


Making the decision to place our hope in God

Making the decision to place our hope in God

Dr. Billy HollandGuest ColumnistHope is one of those dynamic words that deserves the title of catalyst when it comes to change. It is a spiritual attr...

March 21st, 2017 |  


Less than a month remaining in 60-day regular session

By Phil Kabler For the WV Press Association With less than a month remaining in 60-day regular session, House and Senate leaders unveiled their counte...

March 20th, 2017 |  


Ky. Legislative update

By State Rep. Chris HarrisFifteen minutes – that’s how long the new House Majority allowed those of us who opposed charter schools to disc...

March 20th, 2017 |  


Janet’s Appalachian Recipes

Janet’s Appalachian Recipes

Last week I went to Virginia to visit with my family that lives there. One night my cousin whipped up one of the best homemade salsa’s I have ev...

March 18th, 2017 |  


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