Gilbert joins drug distribution suit

Gilbert joins drug distribution suit

GILBERT, W.Va. – The town of Gilbert filed a complaint Friday in Mingo County Circuit Court targeting several drug distribution companies as wel...

May 22nd, 2017 |  


Energy Express now being offered at 4 sites this summer

Energy Express now being offered at 4 sites this summer

GILBERT - The Gilbert area will now be offering Energy Express again this year from June 19-July 28 at the Larry Joe Harless Community Center.Other si...

May 22nd, 2017 |  


Commission moves forward with opioid suit

Commission moves forward with opioid suit

WILLIAMSON, W.Va. – In hiring the H. Chafin Law Firm to represent the county in a lawsuit against drug distribution companies, the Mingo County ...

May 20th, 2017 |  


Smith discusses opposition to opioid suit

Smith discusses opposition to opioid suit

WILLIAMSON, W.Va. – In an exclusive interview with the Williamson Daily News, Mingo County Commissioner Greg “Hootie” Smith explains...

May 20th, 2017 |  


Severe thunderstorms hammer area

Severe thunderstorms hammer area

Severe thunderstorms ripped through the Pike County, Ky. and Mingo County, W.Va. area Friday morning causing all sorts of problems.According to Doug G...

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


LHS student arrested

LOGAN, W.Va. — A Logan High School student was arrested May 17 after being taken to the ground and placed in a choke hold by a school resource o...

May 19th, 2017 |  


Mingo Awards presented

Mingo Awards presented

CINDERELLA – The 2017 Mingo County Teachers of the Year and Service Personnel of the Year awards were presented at the regular meeting of the bo...

May 18th, 2017 |  


Commission votes for opioid lawsuit

Commission votes for opioid lawsuit

WILLIAMSON - Following months of proposals and tabled discussions, the Mingo County Commission voted 2 to 1 in favor of joining a lawsuit against drug...

May 17th, 2017 |  


Beckett recieves award

Beckett recieves award

WILLIAMSON, W.Va. – Local physician, Dr. Donovan “Dino” Beckett was named the National Rural Health Association’s (NHRA) Rural...

May 17th, 2017 updated: May 17th, 2017. |  


Elderly blind man attacked by caregiver in Logan County

Elderly blind man attacked by caregiver in Logan County

OMAR, W.Va. — A woman was arrested May 15 after she was reportedly found to have brutalized an elderly blind man in her care.Trooper S.M Thompso...

May 16th, 2017 |