Coal Valley News- RSS Feed Tue, 28 Apr 2015 11:06:32 EST 1800 Church Briefs AnchormenThe Anchormen will be appearing on Thursday, April 30, starting at 7 p.m. at the Brown's Branch Freewill Baptist Church.Pastor Phil Rowe says everyone is welcome to attend. Tue, 28 Apr 2015 11:00:36 EST As coal declines in Southern W.Va., so do county coffers (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... Tue, 28 Apr 2015 11:05:42 EST Spruce River area clean up a success 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... Tue, 28 Apr 2015 11:05:37 EST Freemans coming to Madison Nationally known Southern Gospel group The Freemans, from Nashville, Tn., will be in Concert on Thursday May 14, 2015, at the Madison Civic Center. Tue, 28 Apr 2015 11:05:35 EST Couple arrested for sexual assault MADISON — A Boone County couple has been charged with sexually assaulting a 14-year-old female. Mon, 27 Apr 2015 19:15:31 EST Mock drill practices emergency school evacuation WHARTON — An emergency evacuation of a school can be scary. Panic and chaos could hinder the evacuation, if a school is not prepared. Wharton Elementary School proved on Friday, April 24, 2015, it could meet all goals set by Boone County School... Sun, 26 Apr 2015 19:30:32 EST QUIZ: Which Breed Of Puppy Is Perfect For You? Find out with the Coal Valley News's Perfect Puppy Quiz! Thu, 23 Apr 2015 08:47:58 EST County approves levy rates MADISON — An order to lay the levy rates in Boone County was approved by the Boone County Commission. Thu, 23 Apr 2015 12:25:32 EST Whitesville is changing WHITESVILLE — Whitesville is changing. Thu, 23 Apr 2015 11:20:31 EST COMMUNITY CALENDAR Bingo, hotdog saleRacine Volunteer Fire Department will host Bingo and a hotdog sale on Saturday, April 25. Doors open at 5 p.m. Tue, 21 Apr 2015 12:55:34 EST For such a time as this We have been examining The Lord's Prayer in a series of articles and we will now look at Matthew chapter 6 and verse 11. “Give us this day our daily bread.” Tue, 21 Apr 2015 12:50:33 EST Church Briefs AnchormenThe Anchormen will be appearing on Thursday, April 30, starting at 7 p.m. at the Brown's Branch Freewill Baptist Church.Pastor Phil Rowe says everyone is welcome to attend. Tue, 21 Apr 2015 12:50:31 EST DNR announces new electronic game checking system SOUTH CHARLESTON, W.Va. - Beginning in April, for the first time, hunters and trappers will be able to check in their game from their phones or computers. Tue, 21 Apr 2015 13:05:37 EST Empowering West Virginians Across the Mountain State, we have worked hard to increase the availability of programs that provide West Virginians with an equal opportunity to live a great life right here at home, no matter what their circumstances may be. Tue, 21 Apr 2015 13:05:35 EST At the Capitol April legislative interim committee meetings were highlighted by the launch of a new select committee on tax reform. Tue, 21 Apr 2015 13:05:33 EST Shroomin’ time Spring time is a bountiful time in the woods, one of the tastier morsels is the morel mushroom. Sometimes called mollymoochers or dry land fish, each spring many “moochers” set forth in search of the funny looking mushrooms. Tue, 21 Apr 2015 13:05:32 EST Madison Middle students visit Rotary Club 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. Tue, 21 Apr 2015 13:00:35 EST Two community leaders honored nationally Two local community leaders were recently honored with national awards. Tue, 21 Apr 2015 13:00:34 EST Shoe collection drive launched MADISON — Cornerstone Family Interventions, Inc. (CFI) is conducting a shoe collection drive to raise funds for the Boone/Lincoln County Child Advocacy Center (CAC). Tue, 21 Apr 2015 13:00:32 EST Community impact seminar offered 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. Tue, 21 Apr 2015 13:00:30 EST