I grew up in church-praise the Lord! Though I didn't always want to go, I went to Sunday morning church, Sunday night church and was there on Wednesday nights. I always went to Sunday School and was promoted up at the appointed time. We were...
BELO, W. Va. - Several families are stranded in Mingo County due to an old failing bridge on Elmer Brown Drive near Belo.
WILLIAMSON – Coalfield Community Action Partnership (CAP) is giving families in southern W.Va. and eastern Ky. more opportunities through education, assisted living, housing and community development. In 1965, Coalfield CAP opened its doors with...
WILLIAMSON - Malicious wounding charges were filed against Scarlet Buchanan, 31 of Baisden when she allegedly assaulted Christopher May and Jenny Adkins.
WILLIAMSON - The fiscal budgets for 2014-2015 and 2015-2016 are top of the list for Mingo County Commissioners (MCC). The final Coal Severance payment for the budget July 1, 2014 through June 30, 2015 is due by the end of April and is expected to be...
Psalm 133A song of ascents. Of David.
WILLIAMSON – The Voluntary Organizations Active in Disaster (VOAD) has been preparing for a year for the exact type of disasters Mingo County has experienced over the past two months.
WASHINGTON – U.S. Representative Evan Jenkins (R-W.Va.) invited two Logan County coal miners to testify before Congress today about the impact of the Obama administration's regulations on their jobs.
NOLAN - The Nolan Toll Bridge is not a convenience for the Nolan, W.Va. and Big Creek, Ky. community residents, but it is a necessity.Residents think it could help with saving lives if there was a local disaster.
WILLIAMSON – The Tug Valley Arts Council (TVAC) has made it their mission to promote interest in and support for the arts in the Mingo and Pike County areas.
WILLIAMSON – The West Virginia State Police (WVSP) Williamson Detachment Trooper Damian Williamson and Della Poling of the 36 Street Church of Christ in Vienna, W.Va. worked together to bring Easter Baskets to children in Mingo...
WILLIAMSON - A tip to West Virginia State Police (WVSP) Senior Trooper D. L. Contos led to a cocaine drug bust on Saturday, March 7 in the City of Williamson.
By Kyle Lovernklovern@civitasmedia.com
WILLIAMSON - Paul Anthony Marcum, 29 of Kermit and Paul Mills, 60 of Beauty, Kentucky robbed Donald Ray Howell in Marrowbone at knife point on Thursday evening March 12. Howell was at the trailer park behind the Marrowbone Junction gas station when he...
Lil Felix / WDNAfter a long cold winter the area saw spring like weather on Monday with temperatures in the 70's. These beautiful daffodils could be seen at the Williamson Wildwood Garden Club Memorial Gardens in downtown Williamson.
NAUGATUCK - The boil water advisory for all Mingo County PSD customers and the town of east Kermit has been lifted.
MATEWAN – Two projects were discussed at the Matewan City Council Thursday evening that will result in major changes in the town of Matewan regarding the water tank near Mary Taylor Mountain as well as the waste-water treatment...
By Ralph Pyskowski
WILLIAMSON - Mingo County residents have suffered enormous losses in recent weeks from storm damages. The county has gone through record setting snow falls, ice storms, flooding, mudslides and mine blow-outs.
WILLIAMSON - The Williamson City Council held their regular meeting on Thursday and parking concerns throughout the city were discussed.
PIKEVILLE – Saturn Garcia, a Ringling Brothers and Barnum and Bailey performer along with the rest of his team will be in Pikeville Ky. at the Kentucky Expo Center March 12 – 15.
WILLIAMSON – Josh Ferrell and Nathan Brown have joined together to fight for the people of Mingo County and the surrounding areas in the courtroom. Although both Ferrell and Brown attended Appalachian School of Law, their stories are separate...
WILLIAMSON – More rain is moving into the region Friday that has already caused The National Weather Service (NWS) to issue a flood watch in effect from Friday through Saturday.
WILLIAMSON – Two mudslides occurred on Mulberry Street in Williamson on Wednesday afternoon after a week of rain and more on the way.
VARNEY - A closed mine shaft measuring approximately 10 miles blew-out at the Varney Church of God Wednesday evening. Residents in the area reported the sound resembled thunder or a big coal truck.