NEWS


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Mingo indictments opened
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Rockslide injures two
4-H summer camp applications acceptable

4-H summer camp applications acceptable

HUNTINGTON - Mingo County 4-H is accepting applications for their summer camps.Multi-County Older 4-H Camp is for the week of June 5 - 9, 2017 and is ...

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


Rock slide near Chattaroy

Rock slide near Chattaroy

CHATTAROY, W.Va. - A rock slide on US 52 near the Chattaroy intersection stopped traffic for over an hour Monday afternoon. A large portion of a rock ...

April 24th, 2017 |  


Mingo escapes flooding

Mingo escapes flooding

Although the Tug River got a little angry over the weekend and into Monday – Williamson and the Tug Valley escaped without any major flooding pr...

April 24th, 2017 |  


Janet’s Appalachian Recipes

Janet’s Appalachian Recipes

It wasn’t until recently that my Daddy reminded me of a way Mama used to cook mac and cheese on the stove top. I only remembered her baking it b...

April 23rd, 2017 |  


Manchin co-hosts regional job fair in Huntington

Manchin co-hosts regional job fair in Huntington

Pres ReleaseWASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, U.S. Senator Joe Manchin co-hosted a regional job and resource fair at the Big Sandy Superstore Arena in H...

April 23rd, 2017 |  


One church ties two counties

One church ties two counties

WILLIAMSON, W.Va. – A church that got its start in a different county and a different state has deep roots planted in the city of Williamson.If ...

April 23rd, 2017 |  


SPORTS


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NBA and NFL draft notes; short stuff
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Dale Jr. to retire
Joplin, Banks lead Mingo track team

Joplin, Banks lead Mingo track team

CHARLESTON – The Mingo Central track team performed well in the Capitol Classic meet held at Laidley Field in Charleston on Friday.The meet feat...

April 25th, 2017 updated: April 25th, 2017. |  


Herd shows promise

Herd shows promise

By Bryan [email protected], W.Va. — The old adage says that there really isn’t too much you can learn about a tea...

April 24th, 2017 |  


A bountiful time in the outdoors

A bountiful time in the outdoors

Everywhere you look the colors of spring have arrived. From the bright green of the carpet of grass that seems to be endlessly growing, to the red, wh...

April 23rd, 2017 |  


Big 12 football coaches

Big 12 football coaches

By STEPHEN HAWKINSAP Sports WriterFORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — West Virginia coach Dana Holgorsen wishes he could add a 10th assistant coach to his ...

April 22nd, 2017 |  


WVU lands recruit from Paintsville, Ky.

WVU lands recruit from Paintsville, Ky.

West Virginia University’s football team got a solid commitment for the 2018 class from Tyrese Allen, a 6-foot-4, 285 pound defensive tackle fro...

April 21st, 2017 |  


Herd spring game

Herd spring game

By Bryan [email protected], W.Va. — After three consecutive 10-win seasons, Marshall football suffered through a tumult...

April 21st, 2017 updated: April 21st, 2017. |  


MULTIMEDIA


LIFE


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Not the holiday I expected
Ferrell-Pollis wed

Ferrell-Pollis wed

PIKEVILLE, Ky. - Mr. Tommy Dean Gregory Ferrell and Miss Kendra Danielle Pollis were married on Monday, March 13, 2017.The bride, 24, has taken her hu...

April 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 ...

April 16th, 2017 |  


Janet’s Applachian Recipes

Janet’s Applachian Recipes

By Janet CrowGuest ColumnistLast week my husband and I went camping near the New River Gorge and I made this broccoli for us, very tasty and very easy...

April 15th, 2017 updated: April 15th, 2017. |  


Shock at Easter

Shock at Easter

By Dawn ReedGuest ColumnistA friend called and told me someone I cared about had died. I pulled off the road to cry. I was shocked. Stunned. Was it tr...

April 15th, 2017 |  


Janet’s Appalachian Recipes

Janet’s Appalachian Recipes

Many of us have ham for Easter so I thought I would share with you a simple recipe for cooking one in a crock pot. Cooking your ham this way frees up ...

April 9th, 2017 |  


Palm Sunday; Family Life

Palm Sunday; Family Life

Palm Sunday was never a big deal to me. Decades came and went without even a thought. I guess I was just busy getting ready for Easter. (That makes no...

April 8th, 2017 updated: April 8th, 2017. |  


OPINION


Not the holiday I expected

Not the holiday I expected

A few days before Easter, I was talking to a five-year old as he was having his teeth cleaned. “Do you know who is coming this weekend?” I...

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


Your Redemption Draweth Nigh

Your Redemption Draweth Nigh

By Ralph & Elizabeth PyszkowskiGuest ColumnistsAccording to national news, America has received a lot of national security warnings lately. The De...

April 22nd, 2017 |  


Reviving McDowell County

By Garret Mathews Guest ColumnistWhen I left the region 30 years ago, McDowell County was in critical condition. In some areas, the unemployment rate ...

April 21st, 2017 |  


Solus Christus; Gospel of Redemption

Solus Christus; Gospel of Redemption

By Jarrod BelcherGuest columnistThis is the last column in a series of columns on the particulars of the gospel. In our day and time Christians cannot...

April 21st, 2017 |  


How Trump’s ‘Buy American’ order could play out

WASHINGTON (AP) — When President Donald Trump signed an executive order Tuesday in Kenosha, Wisconsin, he sent a characteristically blunt messag...

April 20th, 2017 |  


Postcards of a bygone era of humanity

Postcards of a bygone era of humanity

Before diving into this column, I must add a simple caveat: I am guilty of every proceeding charge.To say it simply, social media is destroying our in...

April 19th, 2017 |  


SOCIAL MEDIA