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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


Marshall Football drops final road game at FIU

Marshall Football drops final road game at FIU

Staff ReportMIAMI - Marshall football dropped its final road game of the season with a 31-14 setback at FIU on Saturday evening. The Thundering Herd m...

November 22nd, 2016 updated: November 22nd, 2016. |  


Mingo weathers Tornado

Mingo weathers Tornado

RED JACKET – For the second straight year Mingo Central will advance to the Class AA semi-finals after a hard fought 32-8 win over Keyser on an ...

November 22nd, 2016 |  


The migration is under way

The migration is under way

No, I am not talking about the swallows flying to Capistrano. It is the army of orange clad hunters heading off to their hallowed hunting ground for t...

November 22nd, 2016 |  


No. 8 Oklahoma routs No. 10 WVU

No. 8 Oklahoma routs No. 10 WVU

By JOHN RABYAP Sports WriterMORGANTOWN, W.Va. (AP) — A marquee matchup turned into a lopsided win for Oklahoma, and the Sooners now only have ri...

November 22nd, 2016 |  


Championship field is set for race

Championship field is set for race

It took twelve extra laps in Sundays Can-Am 500(k)Sprint Cup race at Phoenix International Raceway before the field of four drivers that will compete ...

November 15th, 2016 |  


Mingo Miners advance

Mingo Miners advance

RED JACKET – Mingo Central advanced in the Class AA playoffs as they clobbered Liberty-Harrison 55-7 on a cold Friday night at Harless Stadium o...

November 15th, 2016 updated: November 15th, 2016. |  


MULTIMEDIA


LIFE


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Memories of Thanksgiving
Follow through

Follow through

By Dawn ReedGuest ColumnistMy brother texted me about something important that was going on in his life. I wrote him back with some encouraging words....

September 6th, 2016 |  


Janet’s Appalachian Kitchen

Janet’s Appalachian Kitchen

By Janet CrowGuest ColumnistSummer salads are a perfect meal this time of year. This broccoli fruit salad is not only refreshing and filling it is als...

August 23rd, 2016 |  


A Bible Story

A Bible Story

It was my turn to teach children’s church on Sunday. I love doing lessons about the seasons. Kids need to know that seasons don’t just hap...

August 9th, 2016 |  


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 |  


OPINION


Criticism only causes more negativity

Criticism only causes more negativity

Like most of you, I watch, listen and read my share of the daily news and I am noticing a perplexing phenomenon that is happening right before our ver...

September 27th, 2016 |  


A Bible Story

A Bible Story

It was my turn to teach children’s church on Sunday. I love doing lessons about the seasons. Kids need to know that seasons don’t just hap...

August 9th, 2016 |  


Jeremy Dillon enrolls at Mingo Central

Jeremy Dillon enrolls at Mingo Central

Jeremy Dillon, a two–time all-state selection in both football and basketball has enrolled at Mingo Central High School.The 6-foot-5 Dillon enro...

August 2nd, 2016 |  


The Ultimate Vacation

The Ultimate Vacation

By Ralph and Elizabeth PyskowskiGuest ColumnistsEvery year, an important decision must be made about a vacation destination. Will it be a cruise to th...

July 26th, 2016 |  


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 |  


SOCIAL MEDIA