Williamson Daily News- RSS Feed http://williamsondailynews.com/ http://williamsondailynews.com/ Mon, 27 Apr 2015 02:03:17 EST 1800 Riverbend Road Water Project Under Way http://williamsondailynews.com/news/home_top-news/153096845/Riverbend-Road-Water-Project-Under-Way GILBERT - United States Department of Agriculture's Rural Development State Director Bobby Lewis joined with local residents and government officials on April 22 to present to the town of Gilbert in honor of Earth Day and the new Riverbend Road... Sun, 26 Apr 2015 09:45:32 EST Belfry football players visit Marshall; Dixson to visit Arkansas http://williamsondailynews.com/news/sports/153121197/Belfry-football-players-visit-Marshall;-Dixson-to-visit-Arkansas Kyle's Korner ….Two Belfry linemen, Ray Horton and Cole Bentley, recently visited Marshall University for a spring football practice. Sun, 26 Apr 2015 07:55:31 EST EPA rules for coal-fired power plants http://williamsondailynews.com/news/opinion/153100831/EPA-rules-for-coal-fired-power-plants The following editorial appeared in the Herald-Dispatch, Huntington, West Virginia on April 20:——-Even if the odds are against you, sometimes it is important to make your case. Sun, 26 Apr 2015 00:20:32 EST Osborne WV Coach of the Year http://williamsondailynews.com/news/sports/153118984/Osborne-WV-Coach-of-the-Year By Rick RyanCharleston GazetteFor the WVSWA Sun, 26 Apr 2015 09:05:32 EST Debbie’s Cooking Corner http://williamsondailynews.com/news/lifestyle/153125563/Debbies-Cooking-Corner Slow Cookers are not just for use at certain times of the year. Many think that they are good for winter time comfort foods. Using your slow cooker during the spring and summer months is very helpful in preventing you from heating the kitchen up from... Sat, 25 Apr 2015 16:30:33 EST Lady Billies shutout Lady Miners http://williamsondailynews.com/news/sports/153119240/Lady-Billies-shutout-Lady-Miners By Paul Adkinspadkins@civitasmedia.com Sat, 25 Apr 2015 12:30:33 EST Ledson Anniversary http://williamsondailynews.com/news/announcements/153114992/Ledson-Anniversary Hooray, Hooray, Hooray. Marriage don't come easy, but for this beautiful couple Marion and Alleen (Hundley) Ledson. Sat, 25 Apr 2015 09:50:32 EST Nothing wrong with courthouse renovation http://williamsondailynews.com/news/editorial-opinion_columns/153118084/Nothing-wrong-with-courthouse-renovation Newspapers and other media should serve as the “watchdog” for their community.If they see something wrong, especially in local government, they should expose it and let the public know what is going on. Sat, 25 Apr 2015 07:55:32 EST Senator visits Mingo disaster sites http://williamsondailynews.com/news/home_top-news/153102645/Senator-visits-Mingo-disaster-sites WILLIAMSON - West Virginia State Senator Mark Maynard visited the Mingo area on Thursday to meet with local residents and get first-hand information on problems in the area. Sat, 25 Apr 2015 07:15:30 EST Dogs take bite out of Pirates http://williamsondailynews.com/news/sports/153122421/Dogs-take-bite-out-of-Pirates By Kyle Lovernklovern@civitasmedia.com Sat, 25 Apr 2015 02:35:31 EST If The Cross Could Speak http://williamsondailynews.com/news/lifestyle-religion-opinion_columns/153131985/If-The-Cross-Could-Speak Wouldn't be amazing if the original cross had been preserved for us to see? Talk about an archeologist hitting the jackpot to find it. So much could be gathered from looking at the wood piece where Jesus was nailed. Obviously it would not look... Fri, 24 Apr 2015 21:50:33 EST Mingo County Younger 4-H Camp provides Summer Food Service Program http://williamsondailynews.com/news/news/153078446/Mingo-County-Younger-4-H-Camp-provides-Summer-Food-Service-Program Staff Report Fri, 24 Apr 2015 03:55:31 EST MCBOE approves Levy Rates http://williamsondailynews.com/news/home_top-news/153091682/MCBOE-approves-Levy-Rates WILLIAMSON - The Mingo County Board of Education (Board) held a special meeting on Tuesday to accept the Levy Rates as determined by the West Virginia Legislature. The rates were approved by the Board unanimously and will be submitted to the State... Thu, 23 Apr 2015 23:50:31 EST 4th Annual Rally in the Valley http://williamsondailynews.com/news/news/153090692/4th-Annual-Rally-in-the-Valley WILLIAMSON — The 4th Annual “Rally in the Valley” will be coming to the town of Williamson on May 1, 2 and 3. The weekend is planned to offer family fun and numerous activities for all ages. Thu, 23 Apr 2015 17:00:32 EST Cleanin’ out the old sports notebook http://williamsondailynews.com/news/sports/153094932/Cleanin-out-the-old-sports-notebook Kyle's Korner ….WVU shooting guard Chase Connor, the former two-time scoring leader in West Virginia, plans to transfer from the Mountaineer program. Thu, 23 Apr 2015 14:10:31 EST Hamilton, Reds beat Brewers http://williamsondailynews.com/news/sports/153097726/Hamilton-Reds-beat-Brewers MILWAUKEE (AP) — Scoring the winning run on a wild pitch was the easy part. Avoiding a collision with the home plate umpire was a bit tougher for Billy Hamilton. Thu, 23 Apr 2015 13:50:31 EST Groundbreaking Ceremony For Ben Creek Water Project http://williamsondailynews.com/news/home_top-news/153091880/Groundbreaking-Ceremony-For-Ben-Creek-Water-Project BEN CREEK - Bobby Lewis, the W.Va. State Director of the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) along with the Mingo County Commissioners and other government officials traveled to the Ben Creek Park on Wednesday, April 22 in celebration of... Thu, 23 Apr 2015 13:10:34 EST Will you help me up? http://williamsondailynews.com/news/lifestyle-religion-opinion_columns/153091126/Will-you-help-me-up By Chris BlevinsGuest ColumnistPart 2 Thu, 23 Apr 2015 10:25:31 EST QUIZ: Which Breed Of Puppy Is Perfect For You? http://williamsondailynews.com/quizzes/puppy1WDN Find out with the Williamson Daily News's Perfect Puppy Quiz! Thu, 23 Apr 2015 09:38:55 EST Christina Ryan Claypool: Remembering a courageous prom king http://williamsondailynews.com/news/opinion_columns/153075460/Remembering-a-courageous-prom-king Most people attend a prom or two, but I've attended lots of proms. Like most teenage girls, as a high school junior, I was excited about the prospect of my first prom. Truthfully, it wasn't much fun, since the boy I had a crush on... Thu, 23 Apr 2015 02:00:40 EST