Williamson Daily News- RSS NEWS Feed http://williamsondailynews.com/section/NEWS http://williamsondailynews.com/section/NEWS Wed, 26 Nov 2014 00:12:54 EST 1800 Drug arrests by MCSD http://williamsondailynews.com/news/blotter-home_top-news/150667942/Drug-arrests-by-MCSD By Rachel Doverdove@civitasmedia.com Tue, 25 Nov 2014 19:01:14 EST Repeat offender Melissa Dawn McCoy Copley served with warrants http://williamsondailynews.com/news/news/150654783/Repeat-offender-Melissa-Dawn-McCoy-Copley-served-with-warrants WILLIAMSON - A Mingo County woman was arrested on multiple felony warrants that were issued for a variety of charges. Mon, 24 Nov 2014 18:56:05 EST Archaeology dig yields Hatfield and McCoy artifacts http://williamsondailynews.com/news/community_news-history-home_top-news/150651557/Archaeology-dig-yields-Hatfield-and-McCoy-artifacts HARDY, Ky. - “Black gold” is not the only treasure buried beneath the ground in eastern Pike County, Kentucky and proof of that was recently unearthed at the site where the Randal McCoy home stood at Hardy, Ky. Mon, 24 Nov 2014 15:20:04 EST Shepherd of the Hills Mission prepares annual Thanksgiving Dinner for Goodman Manor http://williamsondailynews.com/news/news/150649950/Shepherd-of-the-Hills-Mission-prepares-annual-Thanksgiving-Dinner-for-Goodman-Manor WILLIAMSON - The Holiday spirit is presenting itself in many variations in the area. The Shepherd of the Hills Mission continues with their Thanksgiving tradition of providing a traditional meal for the residents of Goodman Manor. Mon, 24 Nov 2014 13:18:06 EST Marcum vying for Minority Leader position http://williamsondailynews.com/news/news-politics/150650075/Marcum-vying-for-Minority-Leader-position By Rachel Doverdove@civitasmedia.com Mon, 24 Nov 2014 13:15:05 EST MCSD talks domestic violence with teens http://williamsondailynews.com/news/community_news-home_top-news-news_education/150625876/MCSD-talks-domestic-violence-with-teens By Rachel Doverdove@civitasmedia.com Mon, 24 Nov 2014 15:22:02 EST Jacob’s Well plans Thanksgiving feast http://williamsondailynews.com/news/community_news-home_top-news/150617787/Jacobs-Well-plans-Thanksgiving-feast By Rachel Doverdove@civitasmedia.com Mon, 24 Nov 2014 15:22:01 EST Stress during the holidays http://williamsondailynews.com/news/news/150615465/Stress-during-the-holidays WILLIAMSON - With the holidays approaching, a bad economy facing us, it goes without saying that stress is on the rise. Add work to the mix and you have a cocktail for problems. Trying to juggle budgets, holiday shopping and kids out... Sun, 23 Nov 2014 03:16:03 EST Three young children placed under child protection by CPS http://williamsondailynews.com/news/news/150627850/Three-young-children-placed-under-child-protection-by-CPS WILLIAMSON - Three young children placed on a child protection plan by the Mingo County Child Protective Services. The Mother, Schawanene Lynn Hensley was charged with Child Abuse. West Virginia State Police responding to a welfare call found the... Sat, 22 Nov 2014 17:46:03 EST Elk restoration plan is moving forward with the help of public comment http://williamsondailynews.com/news/news/150611634/Elk-restoration-plan-is-moving-forward-with-the-help-of-public-comment GILBERT - Reintroducing elk back into West Virginia is on the minds of many hunters, especially at this time of year when deer season is about to open. Fri, 21 Nov 2014 20:01:03 EST Kominar honored at luncheon http://williamsondailynews.com/news/home_top-news/150628246/Kominar-honored-at-luncheon Dignitaries, civic leaders and friends gathered at the historic Mountaineer Hotel on Friday for a retirement luncheon for Steve Kominar. Fri, 21 Nov 2014 14:57:07 EST Blankenship pleads not guilty in W.Va. mine blast http://williamsondailynews.com/news/news/150615906/Blankenship-pleads-not-guilty-in-W.Va.-mine-blast JONATHAN MATTISEAssociated PressBECKLEY (AP) — Ex-coal company chief executive Don Blankenship pleaded not guilty Thursday to conspiracy and other charges in the deadliest U.S. mine accident in four decades. Thu, 20 Nov 2014 15:47:02 EST Miss Wanda’s restaurant opened in West Williamson http://williamsondailynews.com/news/news/150601223/Miss-Wandas-restaurant-opened-in-West-Williamson WILLIAMSON - Get ready for some good home cooked meal specials, a menu with a variety including handmade pizza dough along with a friendly atmosphere. Miss Wanda's restaurant opened in West Williamson on October 29. Thu, 20 Nov 2014 14:56:05 EST House damaged by fire http://williamsondailynews.com/news/home_top-news/150610164/House-damaged-by-fire MATEWAN - The Matewan Volunteer Fire Department (MVFD) battled a house fire Wednesday morning behind Magnolia Gardens. Thu, 20 Nov 2014 11:01:05 EST Thanksgiving memories; an endangered species http://williamsondailynews.com/news/lifestyle-religion-opinion_columns/150608957/Thanksgiving-memories;-an-endangered-species Psalms 100Make a joyful noise unto the Lord, all ye lands.Serve the Lord with gladness: come before his presence with singing. Thu, 20 Nov 2014 08:54:03 EST Continuing the Second Amendment fight http://williamsondailynews.com/news/news/150583610/Continuing-the-Second-Amendment-fight CHARLESTON — Attorney General Patrick Morrisey continues the fight for firearm rights in the U.S. Court of Appeals. Thu, 20 Nov 2014 05:34:03 EST Change in commissioners for Mingo County http://williamsondailynews.com/news/community_news-home_top-news-politics/150601420/Change-in-commissioners-for-Mingo-County By Rachel Doverdove@civitasmedia.com Wed, 19 Nov 2014 18:01:02 EST Edward “Tag” Keith apppointed new member of Matewan Town Council http://williamsondailynews.com/news/home_top-news/150599829/Edward-Tag-Keith-apppointed-new-member-of-Matewan-Town-Council MATEWAN - Edward “Tag” Keith was appointed to the Matewan Town Council by unanimous vote at the Tuesday Council meeting. Wed, 19 Nov 2014 15:56:02 EST Hannah takes oath http://williamsondailynews.com/news/community_news-home_top-news-politics/150600005/Hannah-takes-oath Rachel Dove/WDN Wed, 19 Nov 2014 15:22:04 EST Mingo County BOE implements new coding system for inclement weather http://williamsondailynews.com/news/home_top-news-news_education/150567703/Mingo-County-BOE-implements-new-coding-system-for-inclement-weather WILLIAMSON - The Mingo County Board of Education (BOE) is once again showing their support for their students and staff by having in place a new coding system in preparing for this year's forecasted bad winter weather. The BOE has implemented... Wed, 19 Nov 2014 15:21:03 EST