Williamson Daily News- RSS Feed http://williamsondailynews.com/ http://williamsondailynews.com/ Tue, 23 Sep 2014 03:06:03 EST 1800 Pair arrested in heroin bust http://williamsondailynews.com/news/home_top/50722280/Pair-arrested-in-heroin-bust By Lil Felixlfelix@civitasmedia.comMAHER - Local law enforcement officers with the U.S. 119 Drug Task Force received a credible tip that led to the apprehension of two drug suspects in the Maher area on Friday. Mon, 22 Sep 2014 17:32:05 EST BSCTC dedicates library in memory of Melissa Forsyth http://williamsondailynews.com/news/news_education/50720185/BSCTC-dedicates-library-in-memory-of-Melissa-Forsyth PRESTONSBURG, Ky. – Big Sandy Community and Technical College held a portrait unveiling and dedication of the Melissa M. Forsyth library on Thursday on the Prestonsburg campus. Mon, 22 Sep 2014 17:17:05 EST Arrests made on assault, battery counts http://williamsondailynews.com/news/home_top/50657904/Arrests-made-on-assault-battery-counts By Lil Felixlfelix@civitasmeida.com Mon, 22 Sep 2014 17:10:14 EST Festival attracts large crowd http://williamsondailynews.com/news/home_top/50719822/Festival-attracts-large-crowd By Lil Felixlfelix@civitasmedia.com Mon, 22 Sep 2014 17:04:05 EST Rahall, Tomblin slated to tour intermodal facility http://williamsondailynews.com/news/home_top/50724664/Rahall-Tomblin-slated-to-tour-intermodal-facility Staff report Mon, 22 Sep 2014 16:58:10 EST Annual King Coal Festival http://williamsondailynews.com/news/community_news-news/50720462/Annual-King-Coal-Festival Kyle Lovern/WDNThousands came to downtown Williamson this past Saturday for the annual King Coal Festival. There were numerous vendors, live music, games and much more for those who attended.Kyle Lovern/WDN Mon, 22 Sep 2014 14:40:07 EST Cats rescued from Forest Hills Fire http://williamsondailynews.com/news/news/50719708/Cats-rescued-from-Forest-Hills-Fire FORREST HILLS, Ky. - The Belfry Volunteer Fire Department responded with three fire trucks to a fire located on Maple Street in Forrest Hills. The call came into 911 around 10:15 a.m. on Monday, September 22 by Kay Hatfield. Mon, 22 Sep 2014 13:58:08 EST Mingo at Wayne matchup could be game for the ages http://williamsondailynews.com/news/sports/50717597/Mingo-at-Wayne-matchup-could-be-game-for-the-ages This week's opponent for the Mingo Central Miners (4-0) has been a Class 2A power in recent years. The Wayne Pioneers won back-to-back championships in 2011 and 2012. They defeated Keyser 35-0 in 2011 and Point Pleasant 34-7 in... Mon, 22 Sep 2014 12:30:05 EST Daily Mail Poll http://williamsondailynews.com/news/sports/50718455/Daily-Mail-Poll Class AAA1. Capital (6) 3-0 95 2 South Charleston2. Martinsburg (3) 3-1 88 1 at Morgantown3. South Charleston (1) 4-0 84 3 at Capital4. Cabell Midland 3-0 69 4 at Hurricane Mon, 22 Sep 2014 12:21:05 EST This tradition not worth keeping http://williamsondailynews.com/news/opinion_columns/50710652/This-tradition-not-worth-keeping By Ron Gregoryronjgregory@gmail.comIronically, Gov. Earl Ray Tomblin's newspaper column this week is titled, “Keeping with Tradition.” Sun, 21 Sep 2014 16:10:05 EST Fairer deal sought for black lung victims http://williamsondailynews.com/news/home_top/50689043/Fairer-deal-sought-for-black-lung-victims FREDERIC J. FROMMERAssociated Press Sun, 21 Sep 2014 15:37:11 EST TVCC has unique golf course http://williamsondailynews.com/news/home_top/50700151/TVCC-has-unique-golf-course By Lil Felixlfelix@civitasmedia.com Sun, 21 Sep 2014 13:31:09 EST Mingo Co. Middle School Roundup http://williamsondailynews.com/news/sports/50701329/Mingo-Co.-Middle-School-Roundup Burch 46, Matewan MATEWAN – The Burch Middle School Bulldogs rolled over the Tigers of Matewan 46-0 in football action on Thursday night. Sun, 21 Sep 2014 12:46:06 EST Archery for deer maintains its big gun status http://williamsondailynews.com/news/sports/50668524/Archery-for-deer-maintains-its-big-gun-status By Bob FalaOutdoor Columnist Sun, 21 Sep 2014 11:31:05 EST Lawmakers address retired teachers http://williamsondailynews.com/news/politics/50697930/Lawmakers-address-retired-teachers By Ron Gregoryronjgregory@gmail.com Sun, 21 Sep 2014 10:38:03 EST Litter problem continues in Tug Valley area http://williamsondailynews.com/news/community_news-opinion_columns/50685404/Litter-problem-continues-in-Tug-Valley-area Every morning before I head out to work and every evening after I get home, I walk our dog Petey down our street at Valley View and up Cinderella Hollow. Sun, 21 Sep 2014 00:25:04 EST Pikeville shocks Belfry 29-20 http://williamsondailynews.com/news/sports/50709108/Pikeville-shocks-Belfry-29-20 By Kyle Lovernklovern@civitasmedia.com Sat, 20 Sep 2014 15:26:03 EST Tug Valley wins in OT over Haysi, Va. http://williamsondailynews.com/news/sports/50709124/Tug-Valley-wins--in-OT-over--Haysi-Va. By Kyle Lovernklovern@civitasmedia.com Sat, 20 Sep 2014 15:11:10 EST Miners trounce Renegades http://williamsondailynews.com/news/sports/50709078/Miners-trounce-Renegades By Kyle Lovernklovern@civitasmedia.com Sat, 20 Sep 2014 15:01:08 EST (No heading) http://williamsondailynews.com/news/home_top/50700192/ By Lil Felixlfelix@civitasmedia.comWILLIAMSON - The Big Sandy River Basin Coalition is conducting its annual river sweep, “Chug on the Tug.” Sat, 20 Sep 2014 13:35:02 EST