Williamson Daily News- RSS NEWS Feed http://williamsondailynews.com/section/NEWS http://williamsondailynews.com/section/NEWS Mon, 22 Dec 2014 11:29:36 EST 1800 Debbie’s Cooking Corner; Cinnamon Swirl Quick Bread http://williamsondailynews.com/news/lifestyle-opinion_columns/150948025/Debbies-Cooking-Corner;-Cinnamon-Swirl-Quick-Bread It's just a few days until Christmas and you need a recipe for a quick gift or to serve for an easy breakfast, or get together. This quick bread will fill your need! It's one of the most delicious and simple recipes to make for those... Sun, 21 Dec 2014 00:16:03 EST WV State Christmas Holiday Schedule http://williamsondailynews.com/news/home_top-news/150947039/WV-State-Christmas-Holiday-Schedule WILLIAMSON - Governor Earl Ray Tomblin issued a press release on Dec. 18 stating he would not declare a state holiday for the Friday after Christmas. WDN has confirmed this release through the Office of the Governor. Sat, 20 Dec 2014 13:28:06 EST Christmas Candy: Family Life http://williamsondailynews.com/news/lifestyle/150948157/Christmas-Candy:-Family-Life There are candy queens (or fairies) that let their talents shine especially at Christmastime. They make kitchen magic at every turn with buckeyes, fudge, Christmas cookies, cinnamon candy and the like. I've never had the gift of candy-making. Sat, 20 Dec 2014 10:33:04 EST Dingess man arrested on heroin charges http://williamsondailynews.com/news/home_top-news/150950991/Dingess-man-arrested-on-heroin-charges WILLIAMSON - A Mingo County man was arrested Wednesday while dealing heroin from his Dingess home. Fri, 19 Dec 2014 16:01:04 EST School News http://williamsondailynews.com/news/news/150889205/School-News Submitted photo Fri, 19 Dec 2014 15:46:08 EST WVSP fired on by man wearing body armor http://williamsondailynews.com/news/home_top-news/150948912/WVSP-fired-on-by-man-wearing-body-armor WILLIAMSON -A Mingo County man under the influence of drugs and wearing body armor was arrested and facing 14 charges after firing shots and ramming a West Virginia State Police cruiser. Fri, 19 Dec 2014 14:31:05 EST WVSP Trooper hit with multiple pies http://williamsondailynews.com/news/home_top-news/150937185/WVSP-Trooper-hit-with-multiple-pies WILLIAMSON - West Virginia State Trooper Williamson and his Operation Make a Difference (OMAD) program were out in local schools doing just that, 'making a difference.' Thu, 18 Dec 2014 18:01:07 EST WPD receives ‘drop off box’ for disposal of medicine http://williamsondailynews.com/news/home_top-news/150936594/WPD-receives-drop-off-box-for-disposal-of-medicine WILLIAMSON - Chief Barry Blair of the Williamson Police Department (WPD) and Josh Murphy of the STOP Coalition met today and fulfilled their promise of having a permanent medicine 'drop off box' at the WPD office. For security purposes,... Thu, 18 Dec 2014 17:01:15 EST GVFD responsibilities arise at council meeting http://williamsondailynews.com/news/news/150880193/GVFD-responsibilities-arise-at-council-meeting GILBERT — The Gilbert Volunteer Fire Department (GVFD) have been hard at work, especially over the last few weeks. A mud slide just outside the town of Gilbert has brought up some concerns for the town. The GVFD was called out on the mudslide... Wed, 17 Dec 2014 21:56:07 EST Manchin encourages West Virginians to nominate small businesses for Achievement Awards http://williamsondailynews.com/news/localnews2/150921723/Manchin-encourages-West-Virginians-to-nominate-small-businesses-for-Achievement-Awards Washington, D.C. ─ U.S. Senator Joe Manchin (D-WV) today encouraged West Virginians to nominate Mountain State small businesses and entrepreneurs for the U.S. Small Business Administration's (SBA) 2015 Small Business Week awards and for... Wed, 17 Dec 2014 19:27:02 EST Courthouse Holiday schedule http://williamsondailynews.com/news/home_top-news/150923819/Courthouse-Holiday-schedule WILLIAMSON - The Mingo County Commissioners have announced the schedule for the Christmas Holiday for Courthouse employees.President Obama issued an executive order declaring December 26 a Federal Holiday... Wed, 17 Dec 2014 18:50:04 EST Holiday theft prevention http://williamsondailynews.com/news/home_top-news/150924057/Holiday-theft-prevention WILLIAMSON - This is the season of blessings, fond memories, gift giving and unfortunately stealing. Crime is on the rise nationwide as thieves are breaking into cars, stealing packages from porches, inside homes and taking outdoor Christmas... Wed, 17 Dec 2014 18:44:03 EST Baisden man arrested for breaking and entering http://williamsondailynews.com/news/home_top-news/150903644/Baisden-man-arrested-for-breaking-and-entering WILLIAMSON - Stephen Wayne Ellis, 38 of Baisden was served with warrants for arrest on December 11 that were issued by Mingo County Magistrate Jim Harvey for Breaking and Entering and Petit Larceny. Tue, 16 Dec 2014 17:31:04 EST Williamson PreK-8 Sixth Grade Art Class win WV Annual Ornament Competition http://williamsondailynews.com/news/home_top-news/150886359/Williamson-PreK-8-Sixth-Grade-Art-Class-win-WV-Annual-Ornament-Competition WILLIAMSON - Winners of this year's WV Annual Ornament Competition belongs to Williamson PreK-8 Sixth Grade Art Class as announced at the Dec. 9, Board of Education meeting. Mon, 15 Dec 2014 17:01:07 EST MCEA working with BOE on Competitive Pay Campaign http://williamsondailynews.com/news/home_top-news/150887617/MCEA-working-with-BOE-on-Competitive-Pay-Campaign WILLIAMSON - The Competitive Pay Campaign for teacher salaries is gaining momentum with Governor Earl Ray Tomblin and the State Legislature. Mon, 15 Dec 2014 17:01:06 EST ATV accident claims life of former Belfry student and athlete http://williamsondailynews.com/news/news/150883018/ATV-accident-claims-life-of-former-Belfry-student-and-athlete STONE, Ky. - Local residents are mourning the death of 21-year old Tyler Williams a resident of the Pond Creek area and student at the University of Pikeville. Mon, 15 Dec 2014 15:32:02 EST Manchin appointed to new Senate Committees for for 114th Congress http://williamsondailynews.com/news/news-opinion/150885526/Manchin-appointed-to-new-Senate-Committees-for-for-114th-Congress Senator Manchin will join the Senate Committee on Commerce, Science and Transportation and the Senate Veterans' Affairs Committee Mon, 15 Dec 2014 13:20:07 EST City Holiday trash collection schedule http://williamsondailynews.com/news/news/150862485/City-Holiday-trash-collection-schedule Due to the upcoming Christmas Holiday Veolia Water will be picking up the garbage route in the City of Williamson as listed below:Monday December 22, 2014 – Monday & Tuesday's Route Fri, 19 Dec 2014 21:31:05 EST Applicatiions being taken for WFD Chief http://williamsondailynews.com/news/home_top-news/150867526/Applicatiions-being-taken-for-WFD-Chief WILLIAMSON - At Thursday night's meeting of the Williamson City Council, the Council and Williamson Mayor Steven Knopp announced that the city will receive applications for the position of Chief of the Williamson Fire Department... Sun, 14 Dec 2014 13:08:05 EST Simpson releases new CD http://williamsondailynews.com/news/home_top-lifestyle-news/150862668/Simpson-releases-new-CD Tug Valley singer/songwriter Glen Simpson has released his 8th album, entitled “13 Stories High.” The title was based from the 13 original songs as well as the story about a mountain boy building a cabin that ends up being 13... Sun, 14 Dec 2014 08:01:10 EST