Coal Valley News- RSS Feed Sat, 23 May 2015 12:50:15 EST 1800 Deputies shut down alleged drug house in Bloomingrose BLOMMINGROSE — Three people were arrested Wednesday night, May 20, in the Toney's Branch area of Bloomingrose on illegal drug charges. Thu, 21 May 2015 14:30:31 EST New deputy hired MADISON — A new Boone County Deputy Sheriff was sworn in during the Tuesday, May 19, regular session meeting of the Boone County Commission. Thu, 21 May 2015 13:50:32 EST Man pleads guilty to mailing threats CHARLESTON – A Logan County man has pled guilty to sending threatening letters to the Logan County Courthouse. Wed, 20 May 2015 09:50:31 EST COMMUNITY CALENDAR Foster crime watch meetingFoster Neighborhood Crime Watch meeting will be Thursday, May 21, at 7 p.m. Everyone is welcome to attend this meeting. Tue, 19 May 2015 12:15:37 EST Church Briefs RevivalThe New Harvest Church of the Nazarene, located at 309 State Street in Madison, across from Premier Bank, will hold a revival, concluding on Wednesday, May 20. Tue, 19 May 2015 12:15:32 EST Sherman wins sectional championship VAN — On Tuesday, May 12, the Sherman Tide baseball team deafeated Valley, 5-4, the on Wednesday May 13, the Tid boys varsity baseball team defeated Van 9-5. Tue, 19 May 2015 12:35:31 EST Can we go fishing? Please! How would you answer that question? Whether it is from a 5-year-old, a teenager, or your buddy down the street who just needs a little line therapy, the answer should always be “YES.” Tue, 19 May 2015 12:30:35 EST DNR answers questions about crossbow season (TNS) Now that crossbow seasons have been established for all of West Virginia's big-game animals, questions are cropping up. Tue, 19 May 2015 12:30:34 EST West Virginia’s first ‘WorkForce Summit’ Just last week, I was proud to welcome West Virginians from across the state to the state's first “Workforce Summit” — a comprehensive review of West Virginia's past, present and future workforce development... Tue, 19 May 2015 12:30:33 EST A salute to military families Each May, we take time as a country to celebrate our veterans, lifting them up for all the sacrifices they have made for the freedoms we have. And doing so is the good and right thing. We wouldn't be the country we are without them. Tue, 19 May 2015 12:30:32 EST AG warns of phone scam Attorney General Patrick Morrisey warned consumers of a phone scam circulating in the state in which an automated service claims to be a local credit union and requests personal credit card information to verify the account due to an... Tue, 19 May 2015 12:30:31 EST Carnival coming to celebrate Whitesville’s 80th anniversary WHITESVILLE – On June 2-6, the Whitesville Big Coal River Carnival will help to celebrate the town's 80th anniversary. Tue, 19 May 2015 12:25:35 EST Veterans in the news MADISON — Our veterans are in the news. Some of it is good news and some of it is tragic and sad news. Tue, 19 May 2015 12:25:33 EST Scott student 2014 disability history contest winner The Disability History Essay Contest committee is proud to announce the District 1 First Place Winner of the 2014 Disability History Essay Contest in West Virginia. Tue, 19 May 2015 12:25:31 EST West Virginia third highest in percent of kids in residential group care CHARLESTON — On any given night, about 57,000 children under the care of our nation's child welfare systems are going to bed without the care and comfort of a family, according to a new report from the Annie E. Casey Foundation. Tue, 19 May 2015 12:20:41 EST Justice running for governor WHITE SULPHUR SPRINGS, W.Va. — Jim Justice, a successful West Virginia businessman in several industries who rescued The Greenbrier from bankruptcy, officially announced his campaign for Governor of West Virginia last week during a packed rally... Tue, 19 May 2015 12:20:38 EST Boone part of president’s disaster declaration for West Virginia WASHINGTON, D.C. – The U.S. Department of Homeland Security's Federal Emergency Management Agency announced that federal disaster aid has been made available to the State of West Virginia to supplement state and local recovery efforts in... Tue, 19 May 2015 12:20:31 EST Sylvester business exhibiting at mining expo in Canada CHARLESTON — The West Virginia Development Office and eight West Virginia businesses, including a Boone County business from Sylvester, are jointly exhibiting at the Canadian Institute of Mining, Metallurgy and Petroleum (CIM) Expo,... Tue, 19 May 2015 12:15:36 EST W.Va. justices: Pharmacies, doctors can by sued by addicts CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — Pharmacies and doctors who negligently prescribed pain medication can be sued for enabling people's addictions, the West Virginia Supreme Court ruled. Tue, 19 May 2015 12:20:36 EST Boone honors day of prayer MADISON — More than 100 people gathered at the Boone County Courthouse last week in observance of the 64th annual National Day of Prayer on Thursday, May 7. Mon, 18 May 2015 12:20:35 EST