Williamson Daily News- RSS Feed http://williamsondailynews.com/ http://williamsondailynews.com/ Wed, 27 May 2015 14:13:38 EST 1800 Child pornography arrest http://williamsondailynews.com/news/home_top-news/153726983/Child-pornography-arrest WILLIAMSON -Child pornography has touched the lives of many residents in the quiet community of Chattaroy when resident Jason Matthew Kitchen, 35 was arrested on May 21. Kitchen appeared before Mingo County Magistrate Dee Sidebottom and charged with... Tue, 26 May 2015 18:35:38 EST AIM ready for Hatfield and McCoy Marathon http://williamsondailynews.com/news/news/153665246/AIM-ready-for-Hatfield-and-McCoy-Marathon WILLIAMSON - The Action in Mingo Group (AIM) is providing a Heritage component to the Hatfield and McCoy Marathon. AIM is keeping with their traditions started by previous leader Mae Stallard. Tue, 26 May 2015 16:25:34 EST Kermit has visitors http://williamsondailynews.com/news/news-news_education/153667471/Kermit-has-visitors KERMIT - Students at Kermit PreK-8 experienced the Kermit Volunteer Fire Department (KVFD) and the Air Evac Emergency Helicopter service working together at the Kermit athletic field. Tue, 26 May 2015 16:15:35 EST Red Ribbon Essay Finalists http://williamsondailynews.com/news/home_top-news/153718457/Red-Ribbon-Essay-Finalists WILLIAMSON - Bully Prevention month and Red Ribbon Week were important to Mingo County Prosecutor Teresa Maynard and she gave a challenge to all Mingo County high school and middle school students. Tue, 26 May 2015 16:15:33 EST Nothing more than a memory http://williamsondailynews.com/news/home_top-news/153716662/Nothing-more-than-a-memory LENORE — Memorial Day was more than just a day to remember fallen soldiers for the people who reside in Lenore. It was also a day that they watched a part of their little community crumble. What was a standing, functionable building, became a... Tue, 26 May 2015 16:15:31 EST Keaton Taylor signs with UPike http://williamsondailynews.com/news/sports/153724156/Keaton-Taylor-signs-with-UPike BELFRY — Belfry High School Senior, Keaton Taylor, made the next step toward his future today after signing a scholarship with the University of Pikeville. Tue, 26 May 2015 16:10:37 EST YEP Celebration http://williamsondailynews.com/news/news-news_education/153659579/YEP-Celebration WILLIAMSON - Thursday, May 14th was an evening of reflection, celebration, fun, and fellowship as students attending Williamson PreK-8 Youth Education Program (YEP) 21st CCLC were honored as they saw a successful year of after school come to a close. Tue, 26 May 2015 16:10:34 EST New program a plus for Mingo County http://williamsondailynews.com/news/news/153657558/New-program-a-plus-for-Mingo-County WILLIAMSON - The Day Report program offered by Southwestern Regional Day Report is making a difference. The program provides offenders the opportunity to turn their life around all while making a difference in their community. Tue, 26 May 2015 16:10:32 EST Biblical Inspirations http://williamsondailynews.com/news/lifestyle/153657302/Biblical-Inspirations It is not often that a person would risk everything to help someone in need. That one would leave a comfort zone and put his or her life in danger. Even throwing away one's future, hopes, and dreams for the freedom of another. Yet there were... Sun, 24 May 2015 08:25:33 EST Local Vietnam Vet recalls ‘Hamburger Hill’ http://williamsondailynews.com/news/home_top-news/153633727/Local-Vietnam-Vet-recalls-Hamburger-Hill The Battle of Hamburger Hill was one of the toughest battles of the Vietnam War for United States soldiers.It was fought on a barren, wet mountain in South Vietnam against the North Vietnamese from May 10 through May 20, 1969. Sun, 24 May 2015 06:30:31 EST Appalachian Recipes http://williamsondailynews.com/news/features-lifestyle-WK_Food/153657713/Appalachian-Recipes With Memorial Day just ahead of us, we often look for a good side dish to serve when we are grilling out with family and friends. While we have all probably made the one using a box of Jiffy mix, this one is completely different and absolutely... Sun, 24 May 2015 10:25:36 EST Alpha Natural Resources Affiliates to Downsize Central Appalachian Mining Operations http://williamsondailynews.com/news/news/153668049/Alpha-Natural-Resources-Affiliates-to-Downsize-Central-Appalachian-Mining-Operations BRISTOL, VA – Operating affiliates of Alpha Natural Resources, Inc. (NYSE: ANR) have notified employees today of the expected idling of the mining and processing operations where they work. In accordance with requirements of the Worker... Sun, 24 May 2015 10:25:34 EST Family Life http://williamsondailynews.com/news/features-lifestyle/153657489/Family-Life I'm trying not to talk right now. In fact, at this very moment, I have a bandana tied around my mouth. (I look like a bank robber in an old Western.) Sun, 24 May 2015 10:25:31 EST Cleanin’ out the old sports notebook http://williamsondailynews.com/news/sports/153660840/Cleanin-out-the-old-sports-notebook Now that Mingo Central Head basketball Coach Brad Napier has resigned it will be interesting to see who will apply for the position.If you follow this column, earlier this week I mentioned several names that are possiblities. Sun, 24 May 2015 09:50:31 EST Please don’t feed the bears http://williamsondailynews.com/news/sports/153639578/Please-dont-feed-the-bears Please Don't Feed the Bears! Sun, 24 May 2015 09:45:34 EST Whitney Pinson to wed Jonathan Herwig http://williamsondailynews.com/news/lifestyle/153657934/Whitney-Pinson-to-wed-Jonathan-Herwig WILLIAMSON — Mr. and Mrs. Paul Emerson Pinson of Williamson are announcing the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their daughter, Whitney Ellen Pinson, to Mr. Jonathan Bernard Herwig. Sun, 24 May 2015 09:45:32 EST Lady Billies statebound again http://williamsondailynews.com/news/home_top-sports/153632134/Lady-Billies-statebound-again MAN — The Man High School softball team is headed back to the West Virginia State Torunament next week in Vienna. Sat, 23 May 2015 23:55:40 EST Belfry basketball to hold team camp http://williamsondailynews.com/news/sports/153659801/Belfry-basketball-to-hold-team-camp Staff ReportBelfry Basketball – Team Camp 2015June 11, 201511:00 Belfry vs. Prestonsburg Varsity11:45 Belfry vs. Prestonsburg (JV) Sat, 23 May 2015 12:00:31 EST TVMI awards $15,000 in scholarships http://williamsondailynews.com/news/home_top-news-news_education/153658049/TVMI-awards-$15000-in-scholarships WILLIAMSON - At the May 21, 2015, Tug Valley Mining Institute (TVMI) dinner meeting, six 2015 scholarship recipients were named. The two top $6,000 scholarships were awarded to Erika Coleman, Belfry High and Caroline Hatfield, Belfry High. Four $750... Sat, 23 May 2015 10:50:33 EST Cindy Lou’s Loop http://williamsondailynews.com/news/opinion_columns/153658663/Cindy-Lous-Loop No one ever told me that being a grown up would be so hard…yet so rewarding at the same time. Fri, 22 May 2015 21:15:31 EST