Williamson Fire Dept. suffers loss

Williamson Fire Dept. suffers loss

WILLIAMSON, W.Va. – For only the second time in the 114 year history of the Williamson Fire Department (WFD), the department has lost an active ...

January 19th, 2017 |  


Public housing to go smoke free

Public housing to go smoke free

WASHINGTON, D. C. – A new rule will go into effect February 3, 2017 which will require public housing agencies (PHA) to become compliant with a ...

January 18th, 2017 |  


Parking ordinance passed in Whitesville

WHITESVILLE, W.Va – The Whitesville Town Council met Tuesday, January 10 at 6 p.m. at city hall for their first meeting of 2017.All town council...

January 18th, 2017 |  


Sherman Elementary receives STEM grant

COMFORT, W.Va - Governor Tomblin’s office announced Tuesday, January 10 there are approximately $200,000 in mini STEM grant recipients for 83 sc...

January 18th, 2017 |  


A journey in filmmaking

A journey in filmmaking

By Heather Kinderhkinder@civitasmedia.comJustin Havey moved to Boone County when he was two years old. He went to Scott High School and graduated in 2...

January 18th, 2017 |  


BCC first 2017 meeting

BCC first 2017 meeting

MADISON, W.Va - The Boone County Commission (BCC) met Tuesday, January 3 at 10 a.m. for their first regular session meeting of 2017.Commissioner Micke...

January 11th, 2017 |  


BOE honors Brookview Elementary

BOE honors Brookview Elementary

FOSTER, W.Va – The Boone County Board of Education met Tuesday, January 3 at 6 p.m. at the Operations Complex for their first regular session bo...

January 11th, 2017 |  


2 arrested after alleged denture theft

2 arrested after alleged denture theft

WHARNCLIFFE – A man and women were arrested after a neighbor contacted law enforcement to report that her dentures, toothbrush, deodorant and ot...

January 5th, 2017 |  


2016: Year in review

Many things have hit the headlines of the Coal Valley News throughout the 2016 year. However, here are a few stories which hit headlines a few times i...

January 5th, 2017 |  


A safe year in coal mining

A safe year in coal mining

By Dylan LovanAssociated PressLOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — The nation’s coal mines are nearing a record low mark for on-the-job deaths for the t...

January 3rd, 2017 updated: January 3rd, 2017. |