BELO - Senator Mark Maynard visited several areas in Mingo County yesterday including the Elmer Brown Bridge near Belo and the old Nolan Toll Bridge located at Nolan.
WILLIAMSON - The Local Emergency Planning Committee (LEPC) held their monthly meeting and discussed the events caused by the winter storms.
LENORE – Laurel Lake Waste Management Area (WMA) is hosting West Virginia Make It Shine Day on Saturday, April 11.
JONATHAN MATTISEAssociated PressCHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — Gov. Earl Ray Tomblin signed next year's state budget Tuesday after nixing about $11 million for a variety of programs, from higher education to health.
WILLIAMSON - Parking concerns are being addressed within the City limits of Williamson and Fire Chief Joey Carey shared information regarding the streets that pose the most concern to the fire department.
NOLAN - A 38-year old Kentucky man was fatally injured when he was struck by a car early Wednesday morning while walking in the southbound lane of U. S. Route 119 near Nolan.
BECKLEY, W.Va. (AP) — Former Massey Energy CEO Don Blankenship on Tuesday entered another plea of not guilty to federal charges stemming from the deadliest U.S. mine disaster in four decades.
PHELPS, Ky. - Hiram Mahlon Daugherty a Union soldier in Col. John Dils, Jr's, 39th Kentucky unit was honored in death this week in Phelps. Pike County Heritage Commission member Chris Coleman and his wife Andrea played a large role in obtaining...
South Williamson, Ky. - Spring fever has arrived with The Personal Responsibility in a Desirable Environment (PRIDE) kicking-off their Spring Cleanup season in April. PRIDE's goal is to clean up Pike County communities and during the entire...
HARDY, Ky. -Mountain Water District (MWD) customers have been issued a boil water advisory.The affected area is from the mouth of Narrows Branch at Hardy up to the mouth of the Right Fork of Narrows Branch and all side lines.
WILLIAMSON - Nine Mingo County students moved from the classroom to the Capitol for a close look at the inner workings of state government as part of the Youth Leadership Association's (YLA) Eighth Grade Youth & Government Seminars March 2-4 in...
JONATHAN MATTISEAssociated Press
WILLIAMSON - Strong Through Our Plan (STOP) Coalition is hosting their second annual Teen Summit on Friday, March 27 at the Southern West Virginia Community and Technical College (SWVCTC).
The Associated PressRICHMOND, Va. (AP) — A federal appeals court has upheld the prison sentence of a former West Virginia circuit judge convicted of corruption.
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...
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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...