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Natural Gas is now number one

Natural gas overtook coal as the top source of U.S. electric power generation for the first time ever earlier this …

July 24th, 2015 |  

A push to restore pride in the way Appalachians speak

JONATHAN DREW Associated Press PINEVILLE, W.Va. (AP) — In a sparsely populated Appalachian county, the young couple is recounting how …

July 22nd, 2015 |  

MSI opens railroad hotel in Williamson

MSI opens railroad hotel in Williamson

WILLIAMSON – Norfolk Southern railroad workers will now have a permanent and comfortable place to stay and eat as they …

July 22nd, 2015 |  

Corrections Officer murdered in Clay Co.

INDORE, W. Va. – On Wednesday, July 15, 2015, at approximately 10:37 p.m., Clay County 911 received a call from …

July 22nd, 2015 |  

New proposed regulations on coal mining

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Obama administration is proposing new regulations Thursday designed to reduce the impact of coal mining on …

July 22nd, 2015 |  

Darrell Taylor recalls a golden era for Gilbert

Darrell Taylor recalls a golden era for Gilbert

Courtesy Photo Darrell Taylor is a well known Gilbert Alumni athlete from the 80’s. During Taylors time at GHS, the …

July 9th, 2015 |  

Gilbert fireworks were a success

Gilbert fireworks were a success

Courtesy Photo The annual Gilbert fireworks show began at 10:00 p.m. on Saturday near the Larry Joe Harless Community Center …

July 9th, 2015 |  

Tracks End Restaurant to open July 15

Tracks End Restaurant to open July 15

WILLIAMSON — The town of Williamson and its surrounding areas will have a new choice for good eating this summer …

July 8th, 2015 |  

ATTORNEY GENERAL PATRICK MORRISEY URGES CONGRESS TO PROTECT RELIGIOUS ORGANIZATIONS’ TAX-EXEMPT STATUS

CHARLESTON, W.Va. – Attorney General Patrick Morrisey and 14 other state Attorneys General announced today they have sent a letter …

July 8th, 2015 |  

Implementation of Pregnant Workers Fairness Act begins

Implementation of Pregnant Workers Fairness Act begins

The WV Free staff have been working to raise awareness of implementation of the Pregnant Workers Fairness Act in W.Va.. …

July 8th, 2015 |  

Disaster loans offered in Ky., W.Va., for weather damage

Staff Report CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — Federal disaster loans are available in parts of Kentucky, West Virginia and Virginia for …

July 8th, 2015 |  

Courtesy Photo Children participating in Energy Express will either improve or maintain previous reading skills during their summer break. GILBERT …

July 8th, 2015 |  

Fluty gets 6 years in prison

Fluty gets 6 years in prison

Fluty CINCINNATI (AP) — A woman accused of deliberately making her 9-year-old son sick by contaminating his IV at a …

July 7th, 2015 |  

New salon and spa in Gilbert

New salon and spa in Gilbert

Courtesy Photo Destinee Cline will open up a new hair salon and spa in the town of Gilbert during the …

July 7th, 2015 |  

Tree down at Sprattsville

Tree down at Sprattsville

The fallen tree is located at Sprattsville near Poor Mans Body Shop. GILBERT – The Gilbert Volunteer Fire Department along …

July 5th, 2015 |  

Boone County woman sentencd for Oxy distribution

Staff Report CHARLESTON, W.Va. – United States Attorney Booth Goodwin announced that Belinda Burdette, 43, of Racine, WV., was sentenced …

July 1st, 2015 |  

Police Beats

Police Beats

WILLIAMSON — In recent Mingo County arrests Alfred Joe Berry, 51 of Gilbert, was arrested on June 24 when Trooper …

July 1st, 2015 |  

Energy Express returns to Mingo

Energy Express returns to Mingo

Courtesy Photo The students at Energy Express listen closely as a volunteer reads to them. Energy Express is a program …

July 1st, 2015 |  

Delbarton author thrills readers with new fantasy adventure novel

DELBARTON, W.Va. — Author Matthew Davis announces the nationwide release of his new fantasy novel, “Stardust Crystal Memories: An Astounding …

June 26th, 2015 |  

Larry’s Towing added to 911 call list

WILLIAMSON — After many months of anticipation and wait, Larry’s Towing, located in Matewan, will finally be on the 911 …

June 26th, 2015 |  

Cora VFD to receive more than $80,000

LOGAN – Washington, D.C. — Today, U.S. Senators Joe Manchin (D-WV) and Shelley Moore Capito (R-WV) announced that the Cora …

June 26th, 2015 |  

Mingo Co. School Awards

Mingo Co. School Awards

Gilbert Elementary School (GES) was honored as a High Progress School by the Mingo County Board of Education. High Progress …

June 26th, 2015 |  

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