Coal Valley News- RSS Feed http://coalvalleynews.com/ http://coalvalleynews.com/ Wed, 4 Mar 2015 06:23:31 EST 1800 Boil water advisory lifted http://coalvalleynews.com/news/news/152155347/Boil-water-advisory-lifted West Virginia American Water has lifted a precautionary boil water advisory for approximately 1,000 customers in the southeast area of Boone County. Tue, 3 Mar 2015 15:10:34 EST Boone County ASA Softball is closing in the deadline for sign ups http://coalvalleynews.com/news/sports/152115413/Boone-County-ASA-Softball-is-closing-in-the-deadline-for-sign-ups Boone County ASA Softball is closing in the deadline for sign ups.The last date to submit paperwork is Friday, March 6th. There are several ways to submit the forms. Tue, 3 Mar 2015 11:35:32 EST Sherman rolls past Van http://coalvalleynews.com/news/sports/152115499/Sherman-rolls-past-Van SETH — Tyler Stewart poured in 24 points as the Sherman Tide rolled past visiting Van Bulldogs in the Class A Region 3 Section 1 tournament Saturday night, 79-63, in a packed house between Boone County rivals at Sherman High... Tue, 3 Mar 2015 11:20:33 EST Historic session continues http://coalvalleynews.com/news/opinion/151873048/Historic-session-continues We are passed the halfway mark and will soon be facing a number of deadlines. The last day to introduce a new bill is February 23rd and then Senate crossover day is March 4th. Crossover Day is when we no longer look at House Bills but just the Bills... Tue, 3 Mar 2015 11:15:31 EST LETTERS TO THE EDITOR http://coalvalleynews.com/news/letters/152115627/LETTERS-TO-THE-EDITOR Dear Editor,The underrepresented students of Boone County deserve the opportunity to pursue higher education. The Health Sciences and Technology Academy is a program to help students do just that. Tue, 3 Mar 2015 11:10:32 EST SWVCTC president announces retirement http://coalvalleynews.com/news/news/152115251/SWVCTC-president-announces-retirement MOUNT GAY — At the Feb. 26, 2015 regular meeting of the Southern West Virginia Community and Technical Board of Governors, President, Joanne Jaeger Tomblin announced her retirement effective June 30, 2015. Tue, 3 Mar 2015 11:05:32 EST Judge says state agencies can sue drug companies http://coalvalleynews.com/news/news/151922662/Judge-says-state-agencies-can-sue-drug-companies MADISON – A Boone County judge has rejected a request by a dozen drug companies to dismiss a case against them filed by the state Attorney General's office. Tue, 3 Mar 2015 11:05:31 EST W.Va. news in brief http://coalvalleynews.com/news/news/152069296/W.Va.-news-in-brief Tomblin vetoes 2 bills over technical issuesCHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — Gov. Earl Ray Tomblin has vetoed two bills over technical issues. Tue, 3 Mar 2015 11:00:37 EST Mine manager hit with second sexual harassment suit http://coalvalleynews.com/news/news/151922608/Mine-manager-hit-with-second-sexual-harassment-suit MADISON – A second lawsuit has been filed after another woman claims she was sexually harassed by the manager of Raven Crest Mine. Tue, 3 Mar 2015 11:00:34 EST HUD awards funds to Housing Authority of Boone County http://coalvalleynews.com/news/news/151872890/HUD-awards-funds-to-Housing-Authority-of-Boone-County The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) awarded $8 million to public housing authorities in West Virginia, including $92, 825 to the Housing Authority of Boone County. Tue, 3 Mar 2015 11:00:32 EST Busiest time for legislative session begins http://coalvalleynews.com/news/opinion/152115216/Busiest-time-for-legislative-session-begins This legislative session has begun to enter into the busiest section of the year. The House has consistently had evening sessions in order to ensure that the maximum amount of legislation can meet the floor. Regardless of the merits of each piece of... Tue, 3 Mar 2015 11:10:31 EST Two sentenced in Boone circuit court http://coalvalleynews.com/news/home_top/152115646/Two-sentenced-in-Boone-circuit-court MADISON — Tequila Desaree Hayes, 23, of Charleston, pleaded guilty in Boone County Magistrate Court to solicitation of prostitution, according to Boone County court records. Sun, 1 Mar 2015 14:30:31 EST Water service restored, company says http://coalvalleynews.com/news/home_top/152087781/Water-service-restored-company-says After several days without water service in many parts of Boone County, West Virginia American Water is reporting that service has been restored to most areas of the county. Fri, 27 Feb 2015 08:55:31 EST Delegate helps with water crisis http://coalvalleynews.com/news/news/152078153/Delegate-helps-with-water-crisis CHARLESTON — While thousands of Boone County residents went several days without water due to widespread water main line breaks and drained water storage tanks, according to officials with West Virginia American Water Company, 23rd District... Thu, 26 Feb 2015 21:10:32 EST 94-year-old Ashford woman without water http://coalvalleynews.com/news/home_top/152075334/94-year-old-Ashford-woman-without-water Although some dispute the actual number of Boone County customers of West Virginia American Water still remaining without water service, the water company has reported some progress. Thu, 26 Feb 2015 16:25:32 EST Lady Skyhawks defeat Chapmanville http://coalvalleynews.com/news/sports/152069521/Lady-Skyhawks-defeat-Chapmanville WILLIAMSON – The Lady Tigers of Chapmanville Regional High School were upset in the semifinals of the Class AA sectional played at the Williamson Fieldhouse on Wednesday night by the Scott Lady Skyhawks 43-30. Thu, 26 Feb 2015 12:15:31 EST West Virginia High School Basketball Sectional Pairings http://coalvalleynews.com/news/sports/152053926/West-Virginia-High-School-Basketball-Sectional-Pairings Class AAARegion 1, Section 1(All games at 7 p.m.)Wednesday: No. 4 Brooke at No. 1 Parkersburg South; No. 3 Parkersburgat No. 2 Wheeling Park Thu, 26 Feb 2015 11:35:32 EST Many Boone residents still have no water http://coalvalleynews.com/news/home_top/152068695/Many-Boone-residents-still-have-no-water Thousand of Boone County customers of West Virginia American Water remain without water, despite promises that the water service would be restored by Wednesday, Feb. 25. Thu, 26 Feb 2015 11:25:32 EST UPDATE: Many Boone residents still without water http://coalvalleynews.com/news/home_top/152057044/UPDATE:-Many-Boone-residents-still-without-water Although some dispute the actual number of Boone County customers of West Virginia American Water still remaining without water service, the water company has reported some progress. Thu, 26 Feb 2015 13:55:33 EST Nellis man sentenced to federal prison http://coalvalleynews.com/news/home_top/152023801/Nellis-man-sentenced-to-federal-prison CHARLESTON –A Nellis man has been sentenced to federal prison on drug charges. Tue, 24 Feb 2015 12:20:31 EST