Gilbert Times- RSS NEWS Feed /section/NEWS /section/NEWS Fri, 6 Feb 2015 00:33:44 EST 1800 Sawmill fire contained by five surrounding fire departments /news/news/151700289/Sawmill-fire-contained-by-five-surrounding-fire-departments GILBERT - A sawmill fire in Gilbert brought firefighters from five fire departments to fight the blaze. Thu, 5 Feb 2015 16:40:31 EST Bucci case moved to Grand Jury /news/news/151615566/Bucci-case-moved-to-Grand-Jury WILLIAMSON - Warrants were served during the second half of January on several individuals. The Warrants include but are not limited to charges for battery, fraudulent schemes, computer fraud, conspiracy and grand larceny. Tue, 3 Feb 2015 19:20:31 EST MCHS first annual “Dress for Less” event /news/news/151614071/MCHS-first-annual-Dress-for-Less-event REDJACKET — Mingo Central High School's prom committee is hosting their first ever annual “Dress for Less” event for this years prom season. The event will be held at MCHS on Saturday, February 7 from 11:00 am - 5:00... Tue, 3 Feb 2015 14:10:31 EST Berry charged with 1st Degree Arson /news/news/151525101/Berry-charged-with-1st-Degree-Arson BAISDEN — A fire to a mobile home that occurred on Jan. 23 led to the arrest of 53 year old Jerry Berry of Baisden. Tue, 3 Feb 2015 14:00:31 EST Hatfield-McCoy Exhibit coming to Mingo Co. /news/home_top-news/151615012/Hatfield-McCoy-Exhibit-coming-to-Mingo-Co. Submitted Article Tue, 3 Feb 2015 10:45:31 EST Local volunteer firefighter arrested /news/home_top-news/151587595/Local-volunteer-firefighter-arrested GILBERT — A volunteer firefighter who volunteers for Baiden, Wharncliffe and Gilbert Volunteer Fire Departments has been arrested on numerous charges. Yates was picked up by Deputies Cpl. N. Mines and Cpl. P. Muncy at the Gilbert Volunteer Fire... Fri, 30 Jan 2015 12:20:36 EST Georgia couple murdered via Craigslist had ties with small town of Gilbert /news/home_top-news/151585391/Georgia-couple-murdered-via-Craigslist-had-ties-with-small-town-of-Gilbert GILBERT — The Georgia couple that was murdered last week after being lured into meeting with who they believed was the Craigslist seller of their dream car, a vintage 1966 Ford Mustang, was not just an ordinary couple. Fri, 30 Jan 2015 12:20:33 EST Gilbert woman arrested /news/home_top-news/151492259/Gilbert-woman-arrested WILLIAMSON — Amber Faye Jude, 31 of Gilbert appeared before Mingo County Magistrate Dee Sidebottom and was charged with public intoxication, possession of a controlled substance and two counts of obstructing an officer. Mon, 26 Jan 2015 21:05:32 EST Program Launched to Train Farmers Market Vendors in Mingo County /news/news/151491479/Program-Launched-to-Train-Farmers-Market-Vendors-in-Mingo-County Mingo County – “It's a farmers market, and it sells things.” This is the extent of the information that most farmers market vendors have when they begin selling at market, according to Larry Lower, a market manager with over... Mon, 26 Jan 2015 19:20:31 EST GES recognizes students with highest AR points /news/news_education/151490439/GES-recognizes-students-with-highest-AR-points GILBERT — Gilbert Elementary School uses the Accelerated Reading program to encourage students to read more by rewarding them with certificates for those who have the highest number of AR points for their grade level. Mon, 26 Jan 2015 17:40:31 EST Multiple law enfocement agencies make additional drug arrests /news/breaking_news-home_top-news/151492113/Multiple-law-enfocement-agencies-make-additional-drug-arrests WILLIAMSON - Additional drug arrests were made last Wednesday afternoon by the Mingo County Sheriffs Departments (MCSD) and the West Virginia State Police (WVSP) Williamson Detachment. Mon, 26 Jan 2015 15:20:35 EST 2015 TASC Testing /news/news/151466559/2015-TASC-Testing The West Virginia Test Assessing Secondary Completion (WV-TASC) testing dates for 2015 have been set at the Mingo Extended Learning Center. If you don't have a high school diploma, the TASC is the assessment you need to pass in order to earn... Mon, 26 Jan 2015 15:20:33 EST Towing business controversy with MCC /news/news/151145114/Towing-business-controversy-with-MCC MATEWAN —A new towing business that opened in the Matewan area in August is dealing with controversy from the Mingo County Commission. Mon, 26 Jan 2015 15:15:35 EST WVSP looking for more drug suspects /news/home_top-news/151492097/WVSP-looking-for-more-drug-suspects WILLIAMSON – The West Virginia State Police (WVSP) are looking for Sandra Prater of the Delbarton area in connection with drug trafficking in southern West Virginia. Mon, 26 Jan 2015 15:15:33 EST Special council meeting on Trailfest /news/home_top-news/151463691/Special-council-meeting-on-Trailfest GILBERT — A special Gilbert Town Council meeting was arranged for Jan. 22 to discuss Trailfest for 2015. The Larry Joe Harless Community Center and the town of Gilbert must reach several agreements before the planning can move... Fri, 23 Jan 2015 14:05:31 EST Fugitives extradited to Mingo County by WVSP in connection with Stafford murder /news/home_top-news/151297733/Fugitives-extradited-to-Mingo-County-by-WVSP-in-connection-with-Stafford-murder WILLIAMSON - Two fugitives were extradited to Mingo County from Tazewell, Va. in connection with the brutal murder of Roland Stafford in Taylorsville on December 22, 2014. Tue, 20 Jan 2015 16:00:32 EST (No heading) /news/news_education/151365918/ Gilbert Elementary School's students of the month for the month of December are Casey Sparks, Emma Endicott, Aiden Browning, DeLaney Grimmett, Kinsey Mounts, Grace Ellis, Hunter New, Jordan Sloan, Brooklyn Lester, Jessie Gravely, Destiny Walls... Tue, 20 Jan 2015 15:35:31 EST (No heading) /news/news_education/151365854/ All students who had perfect attendance at Gilbert Elementary School for the month of December was put into a drawing for a new bicycle. The winner for the month of December was Zack Browning. Tue, 20 Jan 2015 15:25:31 EST Stanley’s arrest possibly leads to multiple charges for break-in at Bonnie’s Carryout /news/home_top-news/151365766/Stanleys-arrest-possibly-leads-to-multiple-charges-for-break-in-at-Bonnies-Carryout WILLIAMSON - A criminal complaint revealed a Mingo County woman's intent to commit two counts of computer fraud and two counts of fraudulent use of a credit card. Tue, 20 Jan 2015 15:10:31 EST Local child bids farewell to cancer /news/home_top-news/151365542/Local-child-bids-farewell-to-cancer JUSTICE —Nine year old Gabe Lester, son of Aaron and Amanda Lester of Justice, has bid farewell to his long battle with cancer. Tue, 20 Jan 2015 14:25:35 EST