NEWS


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MCRA gets updates
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Cole commits, Justice ponders debates

Cole commits, Justice ponders debates

By Pamela PrittFor the WVPABECKLEY, W.Va. — Sen. Bill Cole, the Republican nominee for governor has committed to two debates with Democratic opp...

August 9th, 2016 |  


Mingo has new flood plain maps

Mingo has new flood plain maps

WILLIAMSON – There are now new flood plain maps for Mingo County and there have been changes.According to Amanda Starr, of the Mingo County Floo...

August 9th, 2016 updated: August 9th, 2016. |  


Alpha emerges from bankruptcy

Alpha emerges from bankruptcy

BRISTOL, Va. – Alpha Natural Resources and its affiliates announced that the Company has today successfully emerged from Chapter 11 bankruptcy p...

August 2nd, 2016 |  


Officials discuss Twin Branch drag strip

WILLIAMSON - Leasha Johnson, Director of the Mingo County Redevelopment Authority, officiated at a meeting last Thursday to finalize the details of th...

August 1st, 2016 |  


Bible Devotions

Bible Devotions

A violent storm appears out of nowhere in the middle of the Sea of Galilee. Sailors battle to gain control of the boat as the waves toss them around l...

July 19th, 2016 |  


Parents arrested for child’s death

Parents arrested for child’s death

LOGAN, W.Va. — More than half a year has passed since the Thanksgiving 2015 death of a four year old girl from Omar, W.Va., and, as a result of ...

July 19th, 2016 |  


SPORTS


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Dillon leads Miners to win
Howard throws 5 TDs, WVU beats Youngstown St. 38-21

Howard throws 5 TDs, WVU beats Youngstown St. 38-21

MORGANTOWN, W.Va. (AP) — Skyler Howard wouldn’t let strained ribs hold him back.Howard tied a career high with five touchdown passes, lead...

September 12th, 2016 |  


Miners dig deep for Tolsia win

Miners dig deep for Tolsia win

RED JACKET – History did not repeat itself Friday night as the Mingo Central Miners moved to 2-0 on the season after defeating the Tolsia Rebels...

September 6th, 2016 |  


Staff ReportMORGANTOWN, W.Va. – West Virginia University Director of Athletics Shane Lyons and the Big 12 Conference have announced the 2016-17 ...

September 6th, 2016 |  


West Virginia beats Missouri 26-11

West Virginia beats Missouri 26-11

MORGANTOWN, W.Va. (AP) — Skyler Howard played through a rib injury and Rushel Shell missed most of the second half with leg cramps, yet West Vir...

September 6th, 2016 |  


Bear season kicks off big game hunting

As of the first day of September hunting seasons are officially in full swing. The weather is hot and steamy and the outdoor action is heating up righ...

September 6th, 2016 |  


Squirrel seasons woes

Squirrel seasons woes

Early squirrel season woesAhh, it finally looks like the weather might be starting to cool off just a little and get back to some more tolerable tempe...

August 30th, 2016 |  


LIFE


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Follow through
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A Bible Story
Janets Appalachian Kitchen

Janets Appalachian Kitchen

With the hot days of Summer upon us, it is nice to fix something for lunch or supper that you don’t have to heat up the stove or oven for. Summe...

July 27th, 2016 |  


Stories from VBS

Stories from VBS

We just finished Vacation Bible School and are super-pooped. (That’s BEYOND tired.) It was crazy! It was awesome! We had the best time!Years ago...

July 25th, 2016 |  


Bathing Suit Blues

Bathing Suit Blues

By Dawn ReedGuest ColumnistI’ve been gaining weight, much to my frustration. As vacation drew near, I exercised more and drank more water. I add...

July 12th, 2016 |  


I tan’t! – Family Life

I tan’t! – Family Life

By Dawn ReedGuest ColumnistWe were building arks with funky shapes that had interlocking pieces. The pieces and the two- and three-year olds were scat...

June 21st, 2016 |  


Janet’s Appalachian Recipes

Janet’s Appalachian Recipes

By Janet CrowGuest ColumnistAs a child, one of my fondest memories is that of me helping my Grandmothers when they would bake cakes. They baked all ki...

June 21st, 2016 |  


Durand Warren: The long journey back home

Durand Warren: The long journey back home

By Keith DavisFor Civitas MediaWILLIAMSON, W.Va. – “Success is to be measured not so much by the position that one has reached in life as ...

June 7th, 2016 |  


OPINION


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A Bible Story
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The Ultimate Vacation
Mingo Central sports complex needs to be finished

Mingo Central sports complex needs to be finished

Mingo Central High School will soon begin its sixth year as a consolidated institution of learning. However, the state-of-the-art complex promised to ...

July 20th, 2016 updated: July 20th, 2016. |  


Farewell to Facebook

Farewell to Facebook

I do not know exactly why I decided to quit. Maybe I was tired of mindless scrolling, attention seeking selfies, political memes and photos of what pe...

July 12th, 2016 |  


Clinton lied; she should be charged

Clinton lied; she should be charged

I normally don’t like to get into national political discussions in my local column. However, the situation with Democratic Presidential candida...

July 12th, 2016 |  


Veterans deserve a VA that works for them

Veterans deserve a VA that works for them

By Rep. Evan JenkinsAs your voice in Congress, I hear frequently from veterans in need of help cutting through red tape and navigating the Veterans Af...

June 28th, 2016 |  


WV AFL-CIO Endorses Candidates in 2016 General Election

Press ReleaseCHARLESTON – Members of the West Virginia AFL-CIO’s Committee on Political Education met Thursday in Charleston for a Special...

June 28th, 2016 |  


I tan’t! – Family Life

I tan’t! – Family Life

By Dawn ReedGuest ColumnistWe were building arks with funky shapes that had interlocking pieces. The pieces and the two- and three-year olds were scat...

June 21st, 2016 |  


SOCIAL MEDIA