From the founding of our nation's history, religious freedom has been a core value of our constitution and culture. Separating from the Tyranny of England, pilgrims risked their lives searching for a land of hope. A place where they could...
By Kyle Lovernklovern@civitasmedia.com
NAUGATUCK — Tug Valley High School student, 18-year old Danielle Gibson, is on a mission to have her voice heard on a topic that she has the deepest sincerity, for so many reasons.
WILLIAMSON - A couple was arrested on multiple charges including theft from Food City. Brandon Adams, 33, of Belfry appeared before Mingo County Magistrate Jim Harvey on April 7, and was charged with transporting stolen goods, deadly weapons, no...
GILBERT - An Ohio man was injured after overturning his all-terrain vehicle (ATV) on the popular southern West Virginia Hatfield and McCoy trail system.
BELFRY — Belfry High School was one of three Eastern Kentucky schools to receive a grant from Kentucky Power on Wednesday, April 8.
WILLIAMSON - The Mingo County Abandoned Building and Dilapidated Structure Board (Board) held their April meeting on Wednesday at the courthouse in Williamson.
MATEWAN — Golf ball-sized hail came down heavily in and around the Tug Valley area on Wednesday afternoon.The Matewan area was greatly affected when the thunderstorm hit.
By Lil Felixlfelix@civitasmedia.com
NAUGATUCK — Since Tug Valley High School opened over 20 years ago, the athletic facilities were never fully developed. The football field has never been up to par for as long as the school has existed.
MATEWAN— On Saturday May 16, the public is invited to celebrate the historic Grand Opening of the new West Virginia Mine Wars Museum in downtown Matewan. Headliners for the event include United Mine Workers of America President Cecil Roberts,...
WILLIAMSON - The Tug River is not the only water rising in Mingo County. The Mingo County Public Service District (PSD) has raised their rates by 24 percent.
PHILIP ELLIOTT andADAM BEAM Associated Press
NAUGATUCK — For years now residents in the Naugatuck and Lenore area have awaited the construction of a new bridge entrance to Tug Valley High School.
CHATTAROY - The Chattaroy Volunteer Fire Department (CVFD) recently received certification from the Department of Military Affairs and Public Safety and the Office of the State Fire Marshal as a 'Certified Fire Department'.
WILLIAMSON - In observance of National Public Safety Telecommunicators (NPST) Week the local management team salutes the Mingo County Emergency Management Services (EMS) 911 Telecommunicators who answer the calls and save lives every...
BELFRY - A near head-on collision involving a Pike County School bus occurred in front of the Belfry Volunteer Fire Department (BVFD) and the Belfry Vocational School on U. S. Route 119 at approximately 6:40 a.m. Monday morning.
DELBARTON — An accident involving a coal truck traveling on State Route 65 lead to the road being closed around 9:45 a.m. on Monday morning. The truck was driven by Thomas Jordan Eicher, 58 of Ironton, Ohio, who hauls for BWC Trucking out of...
Woman's Club domestic violence project named best in West VirginiaSubmitted Article
By Ralph PyskowskiGuest Columnist
I work for a pediatric dentist. Not long ago, I asked a little boy I was working with at our office if he was looking forward to Easter. He nodded his head as he smelled the “silly air”, a.k.a. laughing gas.
WILLIAMSON - The widow of the late Mingo County Sheriff Eugene Crum, Rosanna (Rosie) S. Crum, filed a lawsuit with the Mingo County Circuit Court on Thursday, April 2, the eve of the second anniversary of her husband's death.
The Mingo County Diabetes Coalition will be hosting two free workshops next week to promote healthy eating and agriculture. These workshops will be free and open to the public.
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