Coal Valley News- RSS Feed http://coalvalleynews.com/ http://coalvalleynews.com/ Sat, 26 Jul 2014 14:54:36 EST 1800 Paddlers to converge on Big Coal River http://coalvalleynews.com/news/home_top/309363/Paddlers-to-converge-on-Big-Coal-River RACINE — Big Coal River at Racine will be alive with people on Satuurday.“It's free and we want to show the world what we have done to clean up the Big Coal River”, says event organizer, Teresa Perdue. Thu, 24 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Bachelor bucks, summer wildflowers and fish too! http://coalvalleynews.com/news/outdoors/308778/Bachelor-bucks-summer-wildflowers-and-fish-too Out and about in their sleek summer coats and new set of velvety growing antlers, bucks form bachelor groups. It's a good time of year to get out and check out this year's crop of antlered ones. These buck groups won't be so tolerant... Wed, 23 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Madison Rotary Club awards scholarship http://coalvalleynews.com/news/news_education/308864/Madison-Rotary-Club-awards-scholarship The Madison Rotary Club welcomed Allison Epling to their meeting last Thursday. She is a recipient of a 2014 Rotary scholarship and is shown accepting the scholarship certificate from past president Nick Smith. Allison was accompanied to the meeting... Wed, 23 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Faster, easier website unveiled today http://coalvalleynews.com/news/news-notice_box/324392/Faster-easier-website-unveiled-today The Coal Valley News is today unveiling a significant upgrade of its website, making www.coalvalleynews.com easier to navigate, faster to load and more effective for advertisers. Tue, 22 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Despite rally, Madison team falls short of title http://coalvalleynews.com/news/sports/308893/Despite-rally-Madison-team-falls-short-of-title CHAPMANVILLE — The Madison All-Stars surely made it interesting. Tue, 22 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Madison team comes up just a little short http://coalvalleynews.com/news/business/308553/Madison-team-comes-up-just-a-little-short Unfortunately, the Madison 11-12 Little League team could not mount quite enough of a comeback in the state tournament last week at Chapmanville. After falling behind, 5-0, to Morgan County, Madison stormed back to tie the game at 5-5. Still, Morgan... Tue, 22 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Let’s see how many readers agree with me http://coalvalleynews.com/news/opinion/308880/Lets-see-how-many-readers-agree-with-me All right, let's see how many readers agree with me. All of you? THAT'S what I thought. Tue, 22 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Boone court not doing anything ‘illegal’ when it comes to bonding http://coalvalleynews.com/news/editorial/300696/Boone-court-not-doing-anything-illegal-when-it-comes-to-bonding A recent story about the bonding procedures at the Boone County Courthouse used the words “illegal” in the title of the story.We feel this word is not accurate. Tue, 22 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Local writer releases new book http://coalvalleynews.com/news/features/300624/Local-writer-releases-new-book Allen Savva has written his second book, “Andy's Restaurant & Company.”He is the son of the late Andy and Mary Jo Savva . Tue, 22 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST (No heading) http://coalvalleynews.com/news/community/300565/ Boone County Fair line-upAugust 7Opening Ceremony7 to 8:30 p.m. Rick KMusic by CMSAugust 86 to 8 p.m. Karaoke8 to 8:45 p.m. Dwayne Hill, magician Tue, 22 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Uneeda couple arrested on burglary, drug charges http://coalvalleynews.com/news/blotter/308811/Uneeda-couple-arrested-on-burglary-drug-charges A Uneeda couple has been arrested following a burglary in Boone County, according to the Boone County Sheriff's Department. Tue, 22 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Happy 90th birthday! http://coalvalleynews.com/news/birthdays/302223/Happy-90th-birthday Lucy L. Smoot, of Madison, will turn 90 on July 28, 2014. Her family and friends will join in a birthday celebration commemorating this milestone event at the Madison Memorial Building on Saturday, July 26. Tue, 22 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST A new look, thanks to you http://coalvalleynews.com/news/breaking_news/300849/A-new-look-thanks-to-you MADISON — The Coal Valley News is today launching a new look designed to make the newspaper easier to read, more dependable in its layout, and more effective for our advertisers. Tue, 22 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Fruit of the vine http://coalvalleynews.com/news/church/309066/Fruit-of-the-vine In John 15:8 it says, “By this My Father is glorified, that you bear much fruit; so you will be My disciples.” Since these words are written in red, and we know that everything that our Lord Jesus said is written in red, then it must be... Tue, 22 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST (No heading) http://coalvalleynews.com/news/church/300567/ First Baptist Church of WhitesvilleThe First Baptist Church of Whitesville will be having its Vacation Bible School the week of July 23-25, 2014, from 6 to 8:30 p.m. nightly. Tue, 22 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Members of Wharton-Barrett fire department facing felony charges http://coalvalleynews.com/news/breaking_news-home_top/322355/Members-of-Wharton-Barrett-fire-department-facing-felony-charges WHARTON — Members of the Wharton-Barrett Volunteer Fire Department have been charged with allegedly forging training and equipment documents. Mon, 21 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Trent Tomlinson headline entertainer for Boone County Fair http://coalvalleynews.com/news/home_top/300575/Trent-Tomlinson-headline-entertainer-for-Boone-County-Fair DANVILLE — Trent Tomlinson is coming to the Boone County Fair on Saturday, Aug. 9, 2014. Sat, 19 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Vaccine requirements for students before school begins http://coalvalleynews.com/news/news_education/302199/Vaccine-requirements-for-students-before-school-begins State health officials are asking parents to check their children's vaccine requirements before school begins. Fri, 18 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Boone Career Center students honored http://coalvalleynews.com/news/news_education/302328/Boone-Career-Center-students-honored On June 28th, the HOSA- Future Health Professionals National Leadership Conference held its Grand Award Ceremony in Orlando, Florida. Boone Career and Technical Center is proud to announce that Cameron Loftus placed 1st in the nation earning a coveted... Fri, 18 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Church kids make quilt for Alaskan village http://coalvalleynews.com/news/features/300652/Church-kids-make-quilt-for-Alaskan-village SYLVESTER — It's always nice to hear about kids doing something good. Wed, 16 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST