Coal Valley News- RSS Feed http://coalvalleynews.com/ http://coalvalleynews.com/ Thu, 28 Aug 2014 05:23:30 EST 1800 September dove, goose and squirrel seasons approach http://coalvalleynews.com/news/sports/50394611/September-dove-goose-and-squirrel-seasons-approach West Virginia's hunting season kickoff coincides with the Monday (September 1) Labor Day Holiday. And just like clockwork, it's the regular dove and early goose seasons that get the ball rolling. Right on their heels is the youth squirrel... Wed, 27 Aug 2014 17:39:11 EST Controversy surrounds state ethics charges http://coalvalleynews.com/news/politics/50394249/Controversy-surrounds-state-ethics-charges CHARLESTON — Recent allegations concerning ethical violations by politicians have raised questions concerning the entire process in West Virginia. Wed, 27 Aug 2014 16:41:05 EST PSC: W.Va. American Water must turn over some records in MCHM case http://coalvalleynews.com/news/news/50394027/PSC:-W.Va.-American-Water-must-turn-over-some-records-in-MCHM-case (MCT) — The state Public Service Commission on Friday ordered West Virginia American Water to turn over many of the documents that consumer advocates, businesses and citizen groups want to review as part of the PSC's investigation of the... Wed, 27 Aug 2014 15:55:10 EST For Such A Time As This http://coalvalleynews.com/news/opinion_columns/50369083/For-Such-A-Time-As-This The biblical account of the creation of man says, “And the LORD God formed man of the dust of the ground, and breathed into his nostrils the breath of life; and man became a living soul” (Gen. 2:7). This is not said of any other creature... Wed, 27 Aug 2014 14:49:06 EST New stricter rules for painkiller prescriptions http://coalvalleynews.com/news/home_top/50394076/New-stricter-rules-for-painkiller-prescriptions A major change has been made by the federal government when it comes to prescription pain medications. Tue, 26 Aug 2014 15:18:02 EST Which side are you on? http://coalvalleynews.com/news/opinion/50368646/Which-side-are-you-on Frankly, I am tired of watching coal mining jobs disappear. I am tired of watching families lose homes and cars, lose their life-savings, their retirement and health plans. I am tired of watching men and women who should be working and raising a... Tue, 26 Aug 2014 14:41:08 EST Gregory’s Web http://coalvalleynews.com/news/opinion/50394192/Gregorys-Web So you thought Mingo County politics was bizarre? Tue, 26 Aug 2014 14:38:07 EST Whitesville student graduates from Mountaineer ChalleNGe Academy http://coalvalleynews.com/news/news_education/50369395/Whitesville-student-graduates-from-Mountaineer-ChalleNGe-Academy The Mountaineer ChalleNGe Academy is pleased to announce that Cadet Joshua Stephen Adkins, the son of Nicole Hinzman of Whitesville, has completed the requirements for graduation. Cadet Adkins is one of 120 graduates from thirty-three (33) counties... Tue, 26 Aug 2014 14:19:07 EST Corridor G road work causing delays http://coalvalleynews.com/news/news/50394793/Corridor-G-road-work-causing-delays SOUTH CHARLESTON — Road work on Corridor G (U.S. 119) near the Southridge Center in South Charleston is causing some delays for motorists, it has been reported. Tue, 26 Aug 2014 14:18:09 EST Stephens Auto makes charitable donation http://coalvalleynews.com/news/community_news/50380567/Stephens-Auto-makes-charitable-donation Richard Stephens, of Stephens Auto, made a $1,500 donation to Christian Faith Academy as part of the National Automobile Dealers Association Charitable Foundation. Stephens is the director of the association and his father, Paul Stephens, is an... Tue, 26 Aug 2014 14:17:05 EST Pace of mine idlings slows, but Appalachian mines still impacted http://coalvalleynews.com/news/home_top/50368806/Pace-of-mine-idlings-slows-but-Appalachian-mines-still-impacted The number of coal mines idled in the first half of 2014 slowed compared to second half of 2013, due in part to cold winter weather in early 2014 providing support for a rise in prompt month prices for both Powder River Basin and Central Appalachia... Tue, 26 Aug 2014 14:08:11 EST Back in Time… http://coalvalleynews.com/news/history/50369488/Back-in-Time This history of the settlement of Rock Creek was prepared by H. A. Miller (Henry Alexander Miller ) written in 1925 from his earliest memories and still farther back from information he gleaned from “older folks” who have... Tue, 26 Aug 2014 14:06:02 EST Grid-O-Rama features more than just football http://coalvalleynews.com/news/sports/50394309/Grid-O-Rama-features-more-than-just-football MADISON — Despite the rainy weather conditions, the annual Boone County Grid-O-Rama featured more than just football teams. Mon, 25 Aug 2014 11:17:05 EST BACK TO SCHOOL… http://coalvalleynews.com/news/home_top/50380321/BACK-TO-SCHOOL The Boone County Sheriff's Office is teaming up with the West Virginia State Police as well as the Madison and Whitesville Police departments to help keep kids safe as they return to school this year, according to Boone County Chief Deputy Chad... Mon, 25 Aug 2014 10:20:07 EST Marshall University releases Spring 2014 Dean’s List http://coalvalleynews.com/news/local_features/50396647/Marshall-University-releases-Spring-2014-Deans-List HUNTINGTON — Marshall University has released a listing of those making the Dean's List for the Spring 2014 semester. Tue, 26 Aug 2014 14:31:06 EST Two sent to prison for probation violations http://coalvalleynews.com/news/blotter-home_top/50380960/Two-sent-to-prison-for-probation-violations MADISON – A Lincoln County man convicted of breaking and entering into a cell site tower facility owned by Verizon in Julian admitted last week to violating a condition of his probation. Fri, 22 Aug 2014 12:33:08 EST Bim man pleads guilty to selling heroin http://coalvalleynews.com/news/home_top/50353948/Bim-man-pleads-guilty-to-selling-heroin United States Attorney Booth Goodwin announced that Leonard Dillon, 58, of Bim in Boone County pled guilty in federal court in Charleston to selling heroin. Tue, 26 Aug 2014 14:13:06 EST Back in time… http://coalvalleynews.com/news/history/50277338/Back-in-time This is a compilation of the richest men in Boone County, derived from the 1860 US Federal Census, the last census taken before the succession of West Virginia from the Confederate State of Virginia. Wed, 20 Aug 2014 16:26:06 EST Griffith expects winner in new season http://coalvalleynews.com/news/sports/50277749/Griffith-expects-winner-in-new-season MADISON – One problem with building a perennial playoff contender is that each season brings high expectations. Wed, 20 Aug 2014 15:10:06 EST Sherman looks to past; plans for future http://coalvalleynews.com/news/sports/50277729/Sherman-looks-to-past;-plans-for-future SETH – There are various ways to view Sherman High School's athletic program. Wed, 20 Aug 2014 15:00:02 EST