Williamson Daily News- RSS NEWS Feed http://williamsondailynews.com/section/NEWS http://williamsondailynews.com/section/NEWS Fri, 24 Oct 2014 06:22:56 EST 1800 Matewan remembers late councilwoman http://williamsondailynews.com/news/community_news-home_top-news/150262258/Matewan-remembers-late-councilwoman By Rachel DoveMATEWAN - Mayor Shelia Kessler started the Matewan Town Council meeting with a solemn moment of silence in honor of former councilwoman Lois Justice, who recently passed away. Thu, 23 Oct 2014 18:38:07 EST Feeding the needy one meal at a time http://williamsondailynews.com/news/community_news-home_top-local_features-news/150276841/Feeding-the-needy-one-meal-at-a-time By Rachel Doverdove@civitasmedia.com Thu, 23 Oct 2014 16:31:07 EST West Virginia fifth annual College Application and Exploration Week http://williamsondailynews.com/news/news/150264138/West-Virginia-fifth-annual-College-Application-and-Exploration-Week WILLIAMSON - West Virginia's fifth annual College Application and Exploration Week is being held across the state the week of October 20. Thu, 23 Oct 2014 13:07:05 EST 4.73 million vehicles recalled for defective airbags http://williamsondailynews.com/news/news/150246578/4.73-million-vehicles-recalled-for-defective-airbags WILLIAMSON - Takata, a Japanese company, supplies many automakers with airbags and the airbags can malfunction and blow shrapnel into front passengers' chests and faces. Thu, 23 Oct 2014 09:44:05 EST Williamson native Steve Ball was inducted into the WVU Hall of Fame. http://williamsondailynews.com/news/lifestyle-news_education/150251097/Williamson-native-Steve-Ball-was-inducted-into-the-WVU-Hall-of-Fame. WILLIAMSON - Steven C. Ball, a 1974 Williamson High School graduate was inducted into the 2014 West Virginia University Academy of Civil Engineers for national and international lifetime achievements in the service to the profession, contributions to... Thu, 23 Oct 2014 04:01:06 EST Mingo Commission gets 911 mapping update http://williamsondailynews.com/news/community_news-home_top-news/150262413/Mingo-Commission-gets-911-mapping-update By Rachel DoveWILLIAMSON -The Mingo County Commission received another progress report on the 911 mapping of the county during Tuesday's regularly scheduled meeting held at the courthouse. Wed, 22 Oct 2014 21:01:03 EST Bank robbery suspects in custody http://williamsondailynews.com/news/news/150267278/Bank-robbery-suspects-in-custody Two men are in custody following a Tuesday evening armed robbery at the King State Employees Credit Union. Wed, 22 Oct 2014 16:44:50 EST Amphitheater plans move forward for Matewan http://williamsondailynews.com/news/community_news-home_top-news/150243854/Amphitheater-plans-move-forward-for-Matewan By Rachel Dove Wed, 22 Oct 2014 14:24:05 EST Local WVSP ‘making a difference’ http://williamsondailynews.com/news/home_top-news/150234645/Local-WVSP-making-a-difference WILLIAMSON - West Virginia State Trooper D.L. Williamson and his Operation Make a Difference program are out in local schools doing just that, 'making a difference.' Tue, 21 Oct 2014 16:56:07 EST Prostitution arrest made in Town of Delbarton http://williamsondailynews.com/news/blotter-home_top-news/150248644/Prostitution-arrest-made-in-Town-of-Delbarton By Rachel DoveDELBARTON - Local law enforcement officers are cracking down on those committing the offense of prostitution, which is said to be one of the oldest professions in the world. Tue, 21 Oct 2014 16:46:03 EST Mother arrested on DUIcharges with children in car http://williamsondailynews.com/news/blotter-home_top-news/150232024/Mother-arrested-on-DUIcharges-with-children-in-car By Rachel Dove Tue, 21 Oct 2014 08:57:14 EST Turkey Creek, Ky. mother arrested for child neglect and obstruction. http://williamsondailynews.com/news/home_top-news/150231832/Turkey-Creek-Ky.-mother-arrested-for-child-neglect-and-obstruction. WILLIAMSON - A young mother from Turkey Creek, Ky., Ashley Sipple, 25 years of age, appeared before Magistrate Pam Newsome and was charged with child neglect creating a risk injury and obstructing an officer. Mon, 20 Oct 2014 17:31:10 EST Gilbert Trailfest deemed success http://williamsondailynews.com/news/news/150227521/Gilbert-Trailfest-deemed-success GILBERT - Gilbert city officials deemed the recent Trailfest was a big hit with tourists and local citizens.Mayor Vivian Livingood said that she felt the event was a “huge success.” Mon, 20 Oct 2014 17:03:04 EST Fall Foliage http://williamsondailynews.com/news/news/150233361/Fall-Foliage Kyle Lovern/WDN Mon, 20 Oct 2014 16:38:03 EST MCRA takes a stand on hospital buyout http://williamsondailynews.com/news/home_top-news/150205129/MCRA-takes-a-stand-on-hospital-buyout By Owen WellsFor the Daily News Mon, 20 Oct 2014 09:26:07 EST Stop, drop, roll for Fire Safety http://williamsondailynews.com/news/news/150208455/Stop-drop-roll-for-Fire-Safety WILLIAMSON - The Chattaroy Volunteer Fire Department (CVFD), in recognition of National Fire Prevention Week October 5-11, visited Nolan Christian Academy, Chattaroy Head Start and Williamson PK-8. CVFD Firefighters Brandy Thacker, Eric Pennington,... Sun, 19 Oct 2014 13:41:04 EST You can do nothing without Jesus the true Vine http://williamsondailynews.com/news/lifestyle/150206045/You-can-do-nothing-without-Jesus-the-true-Vine A year or two before my Daddy died in 1986, he planted a grapevine near the edge of our front yard. Daddy never got to eat any of the fruit from the muscadine grapevine he'd planted … but if he had, he would have surely thought that the... Sun, 19 Oct 2014 10:31:06 EST Ebola prepardeness plan in place at ARH http://williamsondailynews.com/news/community_news-health-news/150208658/Ebola-prepardeness-plan-in-place-at-ARH By Rachel DoveSOUTH WILLIAMSON, Ky. - With the threat and fear of the Ebola virus spreading like wildfire across our nation people are wondering how prepared their local healthcare providers would be in such an emergency. Sun, 19 Oct 2014 01:45:03 EST Marriage application filed in Mingo by same-sex couple http://williamsondailynews.com/news/news/150207103/Marriage-application-filed-in-Mingo-by-same-sex-couple By Rachel Dove Sun, 19 Oct 2014 00:01:13 EST New West Virginia Mine Wars Museum in Matewan seeking input at open house http://williamsondailynews.com/news/news/150198182/New-West-Virginia-Mine-Wars-Museum-in-Matewan-seeking-input-at-open-house MATEWAN – The West Virginia Mine Wars Museum, now under construction in Matewan, invites the public to its open house on November 8, from 12 - 4 p.m. Attendees will experience a sneak peak of the museum's plans and contribute their ideas... Sat, 18 Oct 2014 13:16:02 EST