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58 Laid Off At McDowell County Operations

58 Laid Off At McDowell County Operations

ArcelorMittal has laid off 58 workers at the company's XMV, Concept, and Extra Energy mines in the Elkhorn Creek and the South Fork of the Big Sandy areas.


Freedom Officials Charged In Chemical Spill Case

Freedom Officials Charged In Chemical Spill Case

U.S. Attorney Booth Goodwin annonced that four Freedom Industries executives were indicted by a grand jury, two others were charged in federal informations.


Blankenship Wants Trial Delayed & Moved

Blankenship Wants Trial Delayed & Moved

Judge Irene Berger extended the deadline for motions, but did not change the trial date as of yet. She did not rule on other motions including one made by news media asking for a gag order to be lifted.


Avoiding A Stomach Virus

Avoiding A Stomach Virus

Anyone can get infected with the virus and you can get it more than once.


SCORE In Logan County

SCORE In Logan County

A state senate panel looking for ways to improve the economy in the southern coalfields held their fourth and final meeting Tuesday night in Chapmanville.


Tigers Keep Huskies On A Short Leash, The "View" Clouds The 'Billies

Tigers Keep Huskies On A Short Leash, The "View" Clouds The 'Billies

Chapmanville Dashes Off To A 2-0 Start, Man Drops Season Opener


PRIDE Family Stabilization Program

PRIDE Family Stabilization Program

The purpose is to provide needed resources that will assist individuals, families and communities in crisis or emergency situations.


School Building Authority Funding

School Building Authority Funding

The SBA awarded $256,300 dollars to Lincoln County for asbestos abatement and window replacement at two elementary schools.


Frontier Lines Hit Again

Frontier Lines Hit Again

Copper thieves struck in McDowell County again and disrupted telephone and broadband service for hundreds of people again.


Lincoln County Woman Arrested For Meth & Neglect

Lincoln County Woman Arrested For Meth & Neglect

42 year old Jessica Dawn Gray is charged with child neglect resulting in risk of injury, possession of a controlled substance, conspiracy to commit a felony, operating or attempting to operate a clandestine drug lab, and obstructing an officer.


WV Army National Guard Recruiter Arrested On Sexual Abuse Charges

WV Army National Guard Recruiter Arrested On Sexual Abuse Charges

The criminal complaint states 33-year old Daniel Reedy met a teenager during a recruiting event at her high school.


New Digs

New Digs

The City of Logan is getting a new police and fire station in addition to the headquarters for both at City Hall. The new satellite station will be located near athe Oakes Shopping Plaza by the Fountain Place Mall.


Father-Coach-Hero

Father-Coach-Hero

Elwood Pennington was a starter on the Oceana High School team that ran their way to the Class AA state championship in 1965. He attended Concord College at Athens. He was father of former NFL quarterback and Marshall legend Chad Pennington. He died Monday.


Alpha Settles With Environmental Groups

Alpha Settles With Environmental Groups

Alpha Natural Resources has reached a settlement with environmental groups over stream pollution from the Elk Run and Alex Energy mountaintop removal mining complexes.


Black Out For Morgantown Game

Black Out For Morgantown Game

The Logan girl's basketball team is asking for the whole community to come out for the game on Friday night and to wear a black shirt.


Working For The Coalfields

Working For The Coalfields

Members of the West Virginia Legislature representing southern West Virginia joined together on Monday as they took their oaths of office.


Cost Of Living Raise

Cost Of Living Raise

Williamson city employees will receive a 1.5% pay raise across the board. The city council unanimously improved the cost of living raise.


Fraud And Forgery In McDowell County

Fraud And Forgery In McDowell County

33 year old Edward Joshua Coleman of Hartwell is charged with 20 counts each of forgery, uttering, obtaining money under false pretenses, and fraudulent schemes.


Whitesville Wins

Whitesville Wins

The town of Whitesville in Boone County, West Virginia has won the “Turn This Town Around” competition for small cities.


Nicholas Turkale Pleads Guilty

Nicholas Turkale Pleads Guilty

The man accused of slamming his girlfriend’s 2 year old son into a door frame causing a fatal skull fracture has pleaded guilty to child abuse causing death.


McDowell County Drug Bust

McDowell County Drug Bust

Deputies served a search warrant at the home of 28-year-old Monica Renee Martin in the Cinder Bottom area of Keystone.


4th Annual Cory “Bird” Price Memorial Toy Drive

4th Annual Cory “Bird” Price Memorial Toy Drive

The Chapmanville Fire Department is seeking your assistance in bringing the holiday spirit to the less fortunate children in the community.


Holidaze

Holidaze

Click on the headline to get tips on how to avoid getting scammed while Christmas shopping or donating to charity.


21 Years Of Christmas In The Park

21 Years Of Christmas In The Park

Not even a Grinch can shut down one of the biggest attractions to Logan County.


Logan County Residents In Possession Of Stolen Goods From Cabela's

Logan County Residents In Possession Of Stolen Goods From Cabela's

42 year old Ethel Lipscomb and 35 year old Mark Grimmett of Buffalo Creek were arrested for parole violation and are now charged with grand larceny.


New Board Member

New Board Member

Robert “Hank” Starr was sworn in as a member of the Mingo County Board of Education this week.


Marcum Exonerated

Marcum Exonerated

The West Virginia Board of Ethics has dismissed a complaint against 20th District Delegate Justin Marcum.


Layoffs At Wood Flooring Plant

Layoffs At Wood Flooring Plant

Unilin has announced their decision to layoff 47 of their 182 employees at their plant at the Buck Harless Wood Products Industrial Park on 22 Mine Road in Holden.


McGraw Rules Against Mechel Bluestone

McGraw Rules Against Mechel Bluestone

A Wyoming County judge has ordered a coal operator to replace the water supplies of residents living near one of its mines.


Face Time With The AG's Office

Face Time With The AG's Office

A representative from the West Virginia Attorney General’s Office will conduct mobile office hours in coalfield counties over the next two weeks.


Report Card

Report Card

The WESTEST 2 results are in. Ten schools in Logan County have maintained their assessment rating. Two schools have moved up. Five have gone down.


Troopers Crack Down On Aggressive Driving In Southern WV

Troopers Crack Down On Aggressive Driving In Southern WV

"Operation 119" will crack down on distracted drivers, speeders and those who violate traffic laws.


Former Logan Assessor Pleaded Guilty To Federal Banking Violation

Former Logan Assessor Pleaded Guilty To Federal Banking Violation

Former Logan County Assessor Rick Grimmett has pleaded guilty to a federal banking law violation.


Southern Coalition For The ARTS 2015 Season

Southern Coalition For The ARTS 2015 Season

The ARTS announced their 2015 season Tuesday.


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Buck Harvest Down

Buck Harvest Down

Hunters killed nearly 37,280 bucks during West Virginia's two-week firearm season. That's down 34 percent from the 56,523 bucks killed in the 2013 season.


Guns For Christmas

Guns For Christmas

An FBI official says the federal background check system set a record for processing Black Friday gun purchases.


Pay Raise

Pay Raise

Gov. Earl Ray Tomblin signed a bill raising minimum wages from $7.25 an hour to $8 on Jan. 1.


2015 Inductees

2015 Inductees

Soul singer and songwriter John Ellison is one of six musicians who will be inducted into the West Virginia Music Hall of Fame.


Not Enough

Not Enough

A group of public health organizations say West Virginia isn't spending enough money on programs to prevent tobacco use.


Extraction Industry

Extraction Industry

Since April, West Virginia has test-run seven boxes of bees on one former surface mine. The state hopes to expand and offer veterans and displaced miners training in beekeeping.


Passing The Torch

Passing The Torch

Vicky Browning, Director of Senior Programs at PRIDE Community Services, is retiring after 29 years in her position. Vicky will be passing the torch on to Stephanie Mounts, who became the new Director of Senior Programs in September.


Donate Blood... And A Car

Donate Blood... And A Car

The American Red Cross in West Virginia is seeking the donation of unneeded vehicles that can sold for money to help those in need.


Lower Gas Tax For WV

Lower Gas Tax For WV

Motorists will get a break on gasoline prices in West Virginia thanks to an annual tax recalculation.


Healthy Recipes

Healthy Recipes

West Virginia PTA is challenging students to come up with healthy recipes. The organization says the goal is to promote healthy habits and to reward students for healthy lifestyles.


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How Will WVU & Marshall Do In Their Bowl Games?

WVU will play Texas A&M in the Liberty Bowl and Marshall will play NIU in the inaugural Boca Raton Bowl

What is your prediction?

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