Mingo County Newswire

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  1. CEO, politicians and votingRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Logan Banner

    ... r to vote are smarter than me. Yet I will probably vote again when the time comes. When the Feds get through in Mingo County, they should come to Logan County. Like the old saying goes 'you ain't seen nothing yet!'

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  2. Three young children placed under child protection by CPSRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Williamson Daily News Online

    Three young children placed on a child protection plan by the Mingo County Child Protective Services.

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  3. Kominar honored at luncheonRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Williamson Daily News Online

    Kyle Lovern/WDNFormer House of Delegate member Steve Kominar, who has been serving as Executive Director of the Mingo County Redevelopment Authority, was honored with a retirement luncheon at the historic Mountaineer Hotel on Friday.

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  4. Alpha, Patriot Coal lay off 190 in Ky., W.Va.Read the original story

    Friday | NewsandSentinel.com

    A statement from St. Louis-based Patriot Coal says 130 workers have been idled immediately at its Corridor G Mining Complex near Madison. Alpha Natural Resources says in West Virginia, layoffs involve 25 workers at a Wayne County mine, 22 at the Ruby Energy mine in Mingo County, and one worker at a Delbarton Prep Plant.

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  5. Large mining companies make employment moves; layoffs includedRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 21 | West Virginia Metro

    Alpha Natural Resources announced the furlough of 22 workers at its Ruby Energy Mine in Mingo County. The company laid off another worker at a nearby prep plant in Wayne County.

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  6. Delegate from Mingo County vying to become minority leaderRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 20 | West Virginia Metro

    With less than two months before the start of the legislative session, a delegate from the southern part of the state is introducing the idea of becoming the new minority leader in the House of Delegates. Delegate Justin Marcum , a lawyer from Williamson, was reelected to his position in the recent election by securing 71 percent of the vote.

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  7. Public meeting to determine interest in West Virginia elk restoration ...Read the original story

    Thursday Nov 20 | West Virginia Division of Natural Resources

    A meeting to help determine public interest in the restoration of elk to West Virginia has been scheduled for Thursday, Dec. 4, 2014, 7 p.m., at the Larry Joe Harless Community Center in Gilbert, Mingo County. The meeting is being conducted by the West Virginia Division of Natural Resources , and the public is encouraged to attend and participate.

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  8. Edward "Tag" Keith apppointed new member of Matewan Town CouncilRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 19 | Williamson Daily News Online

    Keith is a retired educator in Mingo County and is currently working as a substitute principal for the school system.

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  9. Mingo County BOE implements new coding system for inclement weatherRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 19 | Williamson Daily News Online

    The Mingo County Board of Education 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.

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  10. Change in commissioners for Mingo CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 19 | Williamson Daily News Online

    An interim commissioner presided over his last meeting on Tuesday evening, and the newly elected candidate replacing him was administered the oath of office on Wednesday and will now begin serving Mingo county.

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  11. Edward a oeTaga Keith apppointed new member of Matewan Town CouncilRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 19 | Williamson Daily News Online

    Keith is a retired educator in Mingo County and is currently working as a substitute principal for the school system.

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  12. Economic Impacts of Surface Mining on Household Drinking Water SuppliesRead the original story

    Wednesday Nov 19 | U.S. Environmental Protection Agency

    ... and households near surface mining operations. The focus is on coal slurry contamination of water supplies in Mingo County, West Virginia, and describes community health problems and costs over time. According to public records, 1.4 billion gallons ...

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  13. Preparing for winter weatherRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 18 | Williamson Daily News Online

    Doug Goolsby, Mingo County Emergency Services Director, is issuing information and helpful tips to Mingo County residents as the month of November has been declared "National Winter Preparedness Month".

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  14. Help for the caregiver is often overlookedRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 18 | Williamson Daily News Online

    ... Senior Services, and available in all fifty-five counties. The FAIR program is administered by each county and Mingo County is represented by Coalfield Community Action Partnership (CCAP) in Williamson. One of the many goals of FAIR is to give ...

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  15. Winter will soon be leaving it's mark, snow and ice covered roadwaysRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 17 | Williamson Daily News Online

    ... the way of snow and ice covered roadways. Being prepared is first and foremost for the City of Williamson and Mingo County Division of Highways office. This will allow citizens to continue their daily routines, especially with a forecast for a cold ...

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  16. Civil case settled against Thornsbury and other defendantsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 17 | Williamson Daily News Online

    A civil trial in U.S. District Court that was scheduled to begin Monday morning has been averted, as settlements were reached between the plaintiff Robert Woodruff and several defendants that included former Mingo County Circuit Judge Michael Thornsbury.

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  17. Apartment fire results in damageRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 13 | Williamson Daily News Online

    ... damage to the building that formerly housed the office of a local accountant. At approximately 10:30 p.m., Mingo County 911 received a call reporting a fire at 510 Logan Street, which is located only two blocks behind the Williamson Fire Department ...

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  18. Apartment fire results in damageRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 13 | Williamson Daily News Online

    ... damage to the building that formerly housed the office of a local accountant. At approximately 10:30 p.m., Mingo County 911 received a call reporting a fire at 510 Logan Street, which is located only two blocks behind the Williamson Fire Department ...

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  19. GOP used car salesman tops senior W.Va. senatorRead the original story

    Thursday Nov 13 | NewsandSentinel.com

    ... time did Republicans field a candidate against Chafin, who first won in 1982. That was 24 years ago, and the Mingo County lawmaker won overwhelmingly. President Barack Obama has abysmal approval ratings in West Virginia. The Senate contest was in ...

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  20. Pro title fight on the line at Toughman eventRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 13 | Logan Banner

    ... nights at Logan High School's Willie Akers Arena. The first pro fight, set for Friday, has Logan resident and Mingo County native Austin "Speedy" Marcum taking on Jason "Lean Mean" Keen from Grundy, Va. Keen is a veteran of 18 total fights, ...

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