U.S coal production continues to trend below 2014

CHARLESTON – Coal production in the U.S. for the week ending November 7th fell slightly from the previous week, continuing to trend below 2014, ...

November 17th, 2015 |  


Clinton releases plan to help coal country adapt to climate

WASHINGTON (AP) — Hillary Rodham Clinton’s campaign announced a $30 billion plan to help coal country adapt to new climate change policies...

November 17th, 2015 |  


V.F.W. members visit Madison Rotary

V.F.W. members visit Madison Rotary

MADISON — Rotary program presented by Dr. Sen. Ron Stollings. He introduced Veterans/members of VFW POST 5578.Commander Larry Rice spoke about t...

November 13th, 2015 |  


Safety at West Virginia coal mines remains a persistent problem

Safety at West Virginia coal mines remains a persistent problem

On March 8 of this year, John Michael Garloch started his Sunday night shift at the McElroy mine in Marshall County, West Virginia like any other. Gar...

October 27th, 2015 |  


Veteran speaks to Madison Rotary Club

Veteran speaks to Madison Rotary Club

Legislators and Rotarians, from left, Ron Stollings and Michel G. Moffatt attended the Madison Rotary meeting last week, along with U.S. Army Veteran ...

September 29th, 2015 updated: September 30th, 2015. |  


Medical student visits Rotary

Medical student visits Rotary

West Virginia University third year medical student Sarah Lively, left, presented to the the Madison Rotary Club. Her topic was the Rural Tract Clinic...

September 22nd, 2015 |  


Companies in bankruptcy hold most top-producing Central Appalachia coal mines

Even some of the top-producing mines in Central Appalachia are producing less coal as producers with a large footprint in the region find it increasin...

September 22nd, 2015 |  


Hospital official visits Rotary

Hospital official visits Rotary

Karlie Belle Price, right, Public Relations and Marketing director for Boone Memorial Hospital, was the guest of the Madison Rotary Club on Thursday, ...

September 15th, 2015 |  


UMWA reaches agreements in principal with Blackhawk and VCLF in Patriot Coal bankruptcy

UMWA reaches agreements in principal with Blackhawk and VCLF in Patriot Coal bankruptcy

“We have reached prospective collective bargaining agreements in principal with both Blackhawk Mining and the Virginia Conservation Legacy Fund ...

September 3rd, 2015 |  


Madison Rotary hears about EnAct agency

Madison Rotary hears about EnAct agency

MADISON — Joyce Hill, Family Support coordinator for EnAct, Boone County, was the guest speaker at the Madison Rotary Club on August 20.EnAct is...

September 1st, 2015 updated: September 1st, 2015. |