The Chapmanville Regional Tigers lost to Cardinal Conference foe Scott 66-62, while the Man Hillbillies lost to rival Tug Valley 89-48.
The West Virginia Legislature passed a bill highly opposed by unions Thursday by a 54-46 margin.
The BOE unanimously approved John Hudson's contract which keeps his salary the same for the 2016-2017 school year and provide a 3 percent pay raise each year.
It's a first for the Williamson Fieldhouse. The historic venue has housed thousands of events over a span of 50 years. Starting this weekend, beer will now be sold on site.
Lawmakers from Appalachian states hit hard by a downturn in the coal industry proposed a bill Wednesday that would set aside $1 billion from a federal fund to use for economic development
The nation’s largest drug distributor cut ties with a Mingo County pharmacy after a series of lawsuits. McKesson Corp. terminated its relationship with Tug Valley Pharmacy last month via a phone call. The action comes in the wake of a lawsuit against the supplier by the West Virginia Attorney General’s office.
An assistant prosecutor in McDowell County pleaded guilty to a federal tax crime committed while working in private practice.
A small private plane registered out of Logan County skidded off the taxiway at Yeager Airport in Charleston. It's reported the plane went off into the grass toward the end of the taxiway Wednesday night. Yeager Airport spokesman Mike Plante says planes usually turn to the left when they turn onto the runway, but the plane turned to the right and got stuck in the mud.
Law enforcement agencies, including the Boone County Sheriff's Department, have received more than $1 million in forfeited cash for their participation in an investigation of a Barboursville pharmacy owner.
Recent budget cuts have forced a McDowell County domestic abuse and homeless shelter to cut back on staff.
What was thought to be an earthquake turned out to be a mine blast. The blast happened Wednesday around 5 p.m. in Logan County. Some people felt the vibrations and reported what they thought was an earthquake, according to the U.S. Geological Survey. The blast was strong enough to register a seismic reading, but it was not an earthquake. No injuries were reported from the area.
Zachary “Z” Minnick will open his baseball season with Campbell University on February 19.
Two trash dumps will stay open, if only temporarily, for Boone County citizens.
Members of the Senate Health and Human Resources committee advanced a bill Tuesday afternoon that would stop the State Health Care Authority from regulating hospital rates in West Virginia. All but two hospitals in the state support repealing rate review. Raleigh General Hospital and Logan Regional Medical Center had doubts about the bill's effect on insurance contracts.
A Wyoming County native caused quite a stir when he filed for a seat on the West Virginia Supreme Court. Political analysts were surprised such a seasoned man was running for the position. Former state attorney general, Darrell McGraw, is 79-years-old.
A house fire at Verdunville took two fire departments and hours to extinguish.
The new Boone Memorial Hospital has received quite a bit of support, most recently in the amount of nearly $25,000.
32-year old Ryan Waugh of Stollings was sentenced to 10 years in prison and 20 years of supervised released. He pleaded guilty to sexual abuse of a student in May of 2015.
Bankrupt coal producer Alpha Natural Resources says it has laid off an additional 93 miners in southern West Virginia due to the industry's downturn.
An incident at the Candlewood Hotel in Logan put one woman on the run Monday. Logan County Sheriff’s Deputies responded to a call about possible prostitution at the hotel. When deputies approached the room in which the solicitation was reportedly taking place, a woman jumped out of a second story window, slid down a decorative canvas, onto a car and then fled.
Regional and sectional realignments by the WVSSAC were approved Monday, and brought at least one surprise. Man High School was expected to compete in class AA sectional with Wyoming East and Westside next year in Region 3. Instead, the Hillbillies will face county rivals Chapmanville Regional and Logan in Region 4.
January 31 was the last day to file candidacy for the primary elections in Logan County. Filing began on Monday, January 3.Primary election day in West Virginia is Tuesday, May 10.
Close to 80 jobs could soon be gone in the Boone County school system.
The Victory Media 2016 Military Friendly School List designated Southern as a leader in successfully connecting the military and civilian worlds.
On Sunday, morning in churches throughout the Mountain State, prayers for the hurting coal industry were offered in a statewide effort instituted by Citizens of Coal.
Alpha Natural Resources recognized 11 affiliates around W.Va. for outstanding safety performance. Five of those mines were located in the southern coalfields.
West Virginia has once again received the lowest ranking when it comes to personal well-being.
High School Open House happens Tuesday, February 9th on the Logan campus of Southern.
The Coalfields Shooter’s Association meets every second Sunday of the month at the Earl Ray Tomblin Industrial Park.
Tips for staying safe during a power outage.
Auditions for Disney’s “Beauty and the Beast” will be March 4th from 3:30 to 6:30 p.m., March 5th from 12:30 to 3:30 p.m. and March 6th from 12:30 to 3:30 p.m. at the Logan High School Little Theatre.
Third District Congressman Evan Jenkins will provide mobile office hours in the coalfield counties throughout February.
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