NEWS


11:25 am |    
MCRA gets updates
9:45 pm
Updated: 9:45 pm. |    
Burch PK-8
8:15 am
Updated: 8:15 am. |    
Mingo has new flood plain maps
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 |  


RNC: Ohio delegation overjoyed by ‘Down Under’ speech

RNC: Ohio delegation overjoyed by ‘Down Under’ speech

The Ohio delegation to the Republican National Convention received a visit from “Down Under” during its kickoff breakfast Monday.Australia...

July 18th, 2016 |  


Local “Custom” Secret

GILBERT, W.Va. – Southern West Virginia has several hidden secrets, but for custom car enthusiast one of the best kept secrets is Joyce Customs....

July 12th, 2016 |  


4 Huff Employees Retire

Huff Consolidated Elementary and Middle School recently showed their gratitude and appreciation to four staff members, Reva Smith, Rosemary Stone, Bet...

July 12th, 2016 |  


Landau concert scheduled for Aug. 12

Landau concert scheduled for Aug. 12

Landau Eugene Murphy Jr. is coming home.The Aracoma Story Inc. is presenting Landau in a very unique setting for this concert. The performance will be...

July 12th, 2016 |  


Jerry West hopes his collection motivates others

Jerry West hopes his collection motivates others

By Justin JacksonDominion PostFor the WVPAMORGANTOWN — One of Jerry West’s bigger truths is he is more comfortable when he is behind the s...

June 28th, 2016 |  


SPORTS


Where did summer go?

Where did summer go?

Where has summer gone?It seems like only weeks ago we couldn’t wait for the weather to break and the sun to shine again so we could get outside ...

August 16th, 2016 |  


Askew-Henry sustains season-ending knee injury

Askew-Henry sustains season-ending knee injury

Staff ReportMORGANTOWN, W.Va. – West Virginia University football coach Dana Holgorsen has announced today that junior safety Dravon Askew-Henry...

August 16th, 2016 |  


The Internet: a sportsman’s paradise

I know this may be hard to believe, but the internet is an amazing thing! There is a lot of crazy stuff on it, both good and bad, but believe it or no...

August 9th, 2016 |  


Miners soccer practice in full swing

Miners soccer practice in full swing

RED JACKET — The Mingo Central boys’ soccer team is looking to put opposing teams to the test this seasonWednesday evening the boys soccer...

August 9th, 2016 |  


Lady Miners ready for new year

Lady Miners ready for new year

RED JACKET - The Mingo Central girls’ soccer team has some new faces with the same agenda; improving.Head Coach Michelle Vance admits the team i...

August 9th, 2016 |  


WVU hoops to play in NIT

WVU hoops to play in NIT

Staff ReportNEW YORK - The 2016 NIT Season Tip-Off at Barclays Center features a Thanksgiving afternoon semifinal doubleheader of Temple vs. Florida S...

July 19th, 2016 |  


LIFE


8:33 am |    
A Bible Story
1:14 pm |    
Janets Appalachian Kitchen
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 |  


Delicious Grilled Chicken

Delicious Grilled Chicken

I don’t know about you, but grilling out during the Summer is one of my favorite things to do, besides going fishing. A few weeks ago I came up ...

June 7th, 2016 |  


OPINION


8:33 am |    
A Bible Story
10:47 am |    
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