SYLVESTER, W.Va. — A coal truck driver is arrested after troopers say a school bus camera caught him running through a school bus stop, narrowly missing children getting ready to cross the road.
MADISON, W. Va. – A Danville man was sentenced to prison for selling drugs announced Boone County Prosecuting Attorney, Keith Randolph.
Sherman Elementary Spring BazaarThe Sherman Elementary School Spring Bazaar is scheduled for May 2, 2015, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the school's gym.
As a leader in firefighter education, the West Virginia University Fire Service Extension has ensured skilled emergency response personnel are able to protect the state's communities by selecting two seasoned firefighters to lead the...
If you haven't seen his photography on social media, or run into him at Southern Fitness, or even seen him working at the Madison Kroger, then you may be surprised to learn that photographer Dakota Burns of Quinland has not only had one of his...
CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — The day after West Virginia Republican lawmakers started tax reform talks, coal giant Murray Energy laid off 214 miners with a clear message calling for lower state taxes to unearth coal.
(TNS) It started in Boone County, which, on Dec. 31, laid off 11 part-time public employees. A security officer, a recycling center employee and a bunch of janitors who cleaned community centers one day a week all lost their jobs, Assistant County...
The citizens of the Spruce River area would like to take this opportunity to thank all the volunteers who participated in the Spring Spruce River Clean Up on April 18. A special thank you to the Boone County Maintenance Department, the Boone County...
Nationally known Southern Gospel group The Freemans, from Nashville, Tn., will be in Concert on Thursday May 14, 2015, at the Madison Civic Center.
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MADISON — An order to lay the levy rates in Boone County was approved by the Boone County Commission.
Bingo, hotdog saleRacine Volunteer Fire Department will host Bingo and a hotdog sale on Saturday, April 25. Doors open at 5 p.m.
Five students representing two teams in the robotics program at Madison Middle School and their sponsors were the guests of the Madison Rotary Club on Thursday, April 9.
Two local community leaders were recently honored with national awards.
Boone County obviously has numerous serious problems to address, but where is the starting point for an effective response? One local church is bringing in an expert to help find answers.
MADISON – An event to highlight the issue of child abuse has been scheduled for Friday, April 24, 2015, starting at noon on the second floor of the Boone County Courthouse in the Circuit Court courtroom.
CHARLESTON – United States Attorney Booth Goodwin announced that his office has established a new website to provide information to potential victims of the January 9, 2014, Freedom Industries' chemical spill.
Spruce River Clean-upSpruce River Clean-up day has been scheduled for Saturday, April 18, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.A dumpster will be located at Greenview Park.
CHARLESTON — Seven local, regional and national groups filed a formal notice of intent to sue the U.S. Office of Surface Mining for failing to intervene on West Virginia's lax oversight of mountaintop removal and other destructive surface...
ASHFORD — Cracking down on open dumps and litter has began in Boone County
Coal production in the U.S. continued to decline this past week according to the latest report from the Energy Information Agency (EIA) and the National Mining Association.
Hygeia Facilities Foundation, Inc. would like to congratulate Doris Davis for 50 years of service. On April 12, 2015, Doris celebrated fifty years at the Raleigh-Boone Medical Center. Doris has been a loyal and dedicated employee and the Board of...
BRISTOL, Va. - Alpha Natural Resources, Inc. (NYSE: ANR) (“Alpha”), a leading U.S. coal supplier, today announced that it has completed the repurchase of an aggregate of approximately $593 million in principal amount of its unsecured...
CHARLESTON — Attorney General Patrick Morrisey warned consumers of a phone scam circulating in the state in which a caller pretends to represent an Internet service provider and offers technical support to address problems with the...
CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — American Electric Power is preparing to close six coal-fired power plants in four states on May 31 to comply with stricter federal emissions standards.
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