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.
MADISON — The Boone County Commission proclaimed the week of May 17-23, Community Educational Outreach Educational Service (CEOS) week in Boone County in recognition of the outstanding service provided by the Racine CEOS Club.
Foster crime watch meetingFoster Neighborhood Crime Watch meeting will be Thursday, May 21, at 7 p.m. Everyone is welcome to attend this meeting.Library board meeting
Emily Cochran, a junior at Sherman High School, has been named a Davis Scholar by the United World College in New Mexico. Emily completed a rigorous application process that included an essay, phone interview, and onsite visit.
MADISON — David Roberts with the WVU Extension Service visited the Madison Rotary Club to speak about its “Family and Health” programs.
CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — Eleven pharmaceutical drug distributors have asked a judge to deny the state's request to unseal a court filing containing information about their shipments to West Virginia pharmacies.
On March 27, 2015, students with the Boone County Homeschool Association jumped all over heart disease and stroke by participating in Jump Rope For Heart.
The Metro Valley Gabriel Project is sponsoring a “Beds for Babies” crib drive throughout the month of May to help needy families in Boone County and the surrounding area.
WASHINGTON, D.C. — Last week, Attorney General Patrick Morrisey warned members of a U.S. Senate Energy and Public Works subcommittee that a proposed plan to impose drastic emissions regulations on coal-fired power plants would create significant...
CHARLESTON — Beginning on or about June 1, Appalachian Power, a unit of American Electric Power, will maintain the rights of way for some power lines in West Virginia by applying herbicides by helicopter.
Because weather is such an important part of our daily lives, the Coal Valley News has improved its weather graphic feature by adding AccuWeather's weekly graphic.
SETH — “…men and girls came and went like moths among the whisperings and the champagne and the stars.” – The Great Gatsby
“Foster Clean-Up Day” was Saturday, May 2, those helping out were Foster Neighborhood Crime Watch, Boone County Maintenance Department, Foster Boy Scouts and Boone County Day Report Center. Organizers and volunteers said it was a beautiful...
MADISON — A state economic development official visited with the Madison Rotary Club on April 30, 2015.
HUNTINGTON — Approximately 150 third-, fourth-, fifth-, and sixth-grade students from Sherman Elementary School traveled to Huntington on Tuesday, April 21, to watch the BBC Concert Orchestra at the Keith-Albee Theater.
CHARLESTON — Mine safety - and recent changes to mine-safety laws - came up at West Virginia's Workers Memorial Day observance.
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.
The most famous beach on Big Coal River…Peytona Beach. Photo submitted to Sherman Yearbook's Facebook page by Patricia Kinder Lushbaugh. The photo was taken sometime in the 1950s.