Mingo County Newswire

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  1. Dingess man arrested on heroin chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Logan Banner

    Mingo County Sheriff James Smith reported that Deputy E. Williams received a tip on Wednesday, that Kejuan L. Hayes would be bringing heroin into West Virginia from Toledo, Ohio to make a deal at the home of Dingess resident Bert A. Ketchersid.

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  2. Dingess man arrested on heroin chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Williamson Daily News Online

    Mingo County Sheriff James Smith reported that Deputy E. Williams received a tip on Wednesday, that Kejuan L. Hayes would be bringing heroin into West Virginia from Toledo, Ohio to make a deal at the home of Dingess resident Bert A. Ketchersid.

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  3. WVSP fired on by man wearing body armorRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 19 | Williamson Daily News Online

    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.

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  4. WPD receives 'drop off box' for disposal of medicineRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | Williamson Daily News Online

    ... receptacle for safe disposal. For more information on other substance abuse prevention programs happening in Mingo County, visit STOP's site at www.drugfreemingo.org. (Lil Felix is a News Writer and Reporter for the Williamson Daily News. Lil can be ...

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  5. Baisden man arrested for breaking and enteringRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | Williamson Daily News Online

    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.

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  6. MCEA working with BOE on Competitive Pay CampaignRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 15 | Williamson Daily News Online

    Brandon Wolford, President of the Mingo County Education Association, the local affiliate of the West Virginia Education Association addressed the Board of Education members at the Dec. 9 meeting.

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  7. in the Circuit Court of Mingo Count...Read the original story

    Saturday Dec 13 | Williamson Daily News Online

    IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF MINGO COUNTY, WEST VIRGINIA MINGO COUNTY PUBLIC SERVICE DISTRICT,a public corporation, Petitioner, vs. Civil Action No.: 14-C-235, UPON PROCEEDINGS TO CONDEMN LAND FOR PUBLIC USE MASON BROWNING; or UNKNOWN HEIRS OF MASON BROWNING; Defendant.

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  8. 2015 begins with the layoff of 47 Unilin employeesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 12 | Logan Banner

    ... priority is providing support and assistance to the people who will be laid off." As previously reported, the Mingo County Redevelopment Authority will continue to work with Mohawk and Unilin to identify initiatives that will position the plant to ...

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  9. Ohio man arrested on DUI and pot posessionRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 11 | Williamson Daily News Online

    Joseph C. Skomra, 36 of Columbus, Ohio appeared before Mingo County Magistrate Pam Newsome on December 10 and charged with Left of Center, DUI and Possession of a Controlled Substance.

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  10. Starr takes oath of officeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 11 | Williamson Daily News Online

    Robert "Hank" Starr received the ceremonial oath of office naming him as a member of the Mingo County Board of Education at the Tuesday, December 9, meeting.

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  11. W.Va. hardwood flooring plant laying off 47Read the original story

    Thursday Dec 11 | NewsandSentinel.com

    Unilin notified workers at its Mingo County facility that the layoffs are effective Jan. 1. The facility at the Buck Harless Wood Products Industrial Park employs 182 workers. The Williamson Daily News reports the decision will align the plant's production with market demand for other products such as engineered wood, laminate, vinyl tile and ceramic wood planks.

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  12. 2015 begins with the layoff of 47 Unilin employeesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 11 | Williamson Daily News Online

    ... priority is providing support and assistance to the people who will be laid off." As previously reported, the Mingo County Redevelopment Authority will continue to work with Mohawk and Unilin to identify initiatives that will position the plant to ...

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  13. Santa arrives early for NOADRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 10 | Williamson Daily News Online

    ... and other personal items. Jenny Gannaway, State Chair of VOAD and President of the Southern West Virginia, Mingo County Community and Disaster Center was overjoyed when she received two truckloads of items for the center. NOAD also includes the ...

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  14. Unilin Wood Plant furloughs workersRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 10 | Williamson Daily News Online

    ... Park located on 22 Mine Road at Holden has temporarily furloughed several employees. "Last month, the Mingo County Redevelopment Authority was notified that declining market conditions were impacting Mohawk's hardwood flooring plant at the Wood ...

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  15. Mingo County unanimous for elk restorationRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 9 | Logan Banner

    ... type of supporting attendance and expectation of action. It is commonly accepted knowledge in the Gilbert and Mingo County country that the booming and outrageously successful Hatfield-McCoy Trail system may have never got off the ground without the ...

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  16. Great White Way this Saturday in WilliamsonRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 9 | Williamson Daily News Online

    ... sponsored by the Action in Mingo (AIM) Group and is receiving assistance from the City of Williamson and the Mingo County Commission. AIM President, Jada Hunter is encouraging downtown businesses to decorate their windows and doors with white lights ... 3 comments

  17. Gearls arrested on domestic battery on own motherRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 8 | Williamson Daily News Online

    Stella Irene Gearls, 30 of Matewan appeared before Mingo County Magistrate Jim Harvey on December 4, and charged with Domestic Battery.

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  18. Alpha miners hold onto jobsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 8 | Williamson Daily News Online

    ... in both Mingo and Logan Counties will remain open. Alpha has one other surface mine operating in Delbarton in Mingo County which was not affected by the WARN notice. Other mines remaining open are Black Castle Mining's surface mine in Boone county ...

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  19. WARN notices expire; 750 miners to keep workingRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 8 | West Virginia Metro

    Alpha Natural Resources announced Monday it would not idle eight coal mining operations in southern West Virginia as previously considered, keeping 750 workers on the job. The largest coal operator in the Mountain State announced July 13 possible plans to furlough employees at 11 different surface mine sites because of market conditions at federal EPA regulations.

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  20. Mingo County School's 67th Annual Spelling Bee championsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 7 | Williamson Daily News Online

    SubmittedPictured are Spelling Bee champions, Alternate, Molly Woolum; Winner, Ashley Grimmett; Runner-up, Chelsea Sammons; Mingo County Board of Education Assistant Superintendent, Paula Hinkle-Brown.

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