Coal Valley News- RSS Feed http://coalvalleynews.com/ http://coalvalleynews.com/ Mon, 1 Jun 2015 22:24:37 EST 1800 Boone County honors drug court month, graduates http://coalvalleynews.com/news/home_top-news/153821188/Boone-County-honors-drug-court-month-graduates MADISON — As each graduate of drug court stood up to get their diplomas, pictures were snapped, applause came from the audience and a few tears were shed as each name was called by the Honorable William S. Thompson and the Honorable Jay Hoke,... Mon, 1 Jun 2015 11:55:33 EST Alleged shooting in Nellis puts schools on lockdown http://coalvalleynews.com/news/breaking_news-home_top-news/153788867/Alleged-shooting-in-Nellis-puts-schools-on-lockdown NELLIS — Two Boone County elementary schools were placed on lockdown after shots were allegedly fired near one of the schools. Fri, 29 May 2015 11:25:32 EST Alleged shooting in Nellis puts schools on lockdown http://coalvalleynews.com/news/breaking_news-home_top-news/153777671/Alleged-shooting-in-Nellis-puts-schools-on-lockdown NELLIS — Two Boone County elementary schools were placed on lockdown after shots were allegedly fired near one of the schools. Fri, 29 May 2015 11:05:32 EST Alleged shooting in Nellis puts schools on lockdown http://coalvalleynews.com/news/breaking_news/153770780/Alleged-shooting-in-Nellis-puts-schools-on-lockdown NELLIS — Two Boone County elementary schools were placed on lockdown after shots were allegedly fired near one of the schools. Thu, 28 May 2015 14:05:31 EST One injured, utility pole damaged in Uneeda crash http://coalvalleynews.com/news/news/153770252/One-injured-utility-pole-damaged-in-Uneeda-crash At 8:38 a.m. Thursday morning, May 28, Madison Rescue 282 and Squad 272 responded to West Virginia state Route 85 in Uneeda for the single vehicle accident. Upon arrival units found a single vehicle and a utility pole with heavy damage. The driver was... Thu, 28 May 2015 13:35:33 EST Seth man pleads guilty to selling Oxycodone http://coalvalleynews.com/news/home_top/153768695/Seth-man-pleads-guilty-to-selling-Oxycodone MADISON – A Seth man was placed on probation for selling Oxycodone in Boone County. Thu, 28 May 2015 12:30:34 EST Madison dentist arrested http://coalvalleynews.com/news/news/153756494/Madison-dentist-arrested A Chapmanville resident was arrested on US Route 119 earlier this month after he allegedly came close to hitting a West Virginia State Police (WVSP) patrol car. Thu, 28 May 2015 18:50:31 EST Electricity rates to increase by 9 percent http://coalvalleynews.com/news/home_top/153741443/Electricity-rates-to-increase-by-9-percent CHARLESTON (AP) — The West Virginia Public Service Commission has approved a 9 percent rate increase for two American Electric Power subsidiaries. Wed, 27 May 2015 09:10:32 EST For such a time as this http://coalvalleynews.com/news/opinion_columns/153671807/For-such-a-time-as-this There is no Hebrew term that corresponds to the English word, Conscience. However, the concept is well established in the Old Testament Scriptures. It is said of David that “his heart smote him.” Job said, “my heart shall not... Tue, 26 May 2015 14:00:31 EST COMMUNITY CALENDAR http://coalvalleynews.com/news/community-news/153584734/COMMUNITY-CALENDAR Bingo at ShermanThere will be a bingo event at Sherman High School at 6 p.m. on Thursday, May 28. Tue, 26 May 2015 13:50:38 EST Trumka, Roberts, It’s time to get out of your offices and fight! http://coalvalleynews.com/news/Op-Ed/153690593/Trumka-Roberts-Its-time-to-get-out-of-your-offices-and-fight Cecil Roberts! Rich Trumka! I am calling you out! Tue, 26 May 2015 14:05:32 EST Remember our military http://coalvalleynews.com/news/editorial/153639918/Remember-our-military One of my sons recently came home from a twelve month military deployment. My wife and I took a couple of days and flew to welcome him at his stateside arrival airport. Tue, 26 May 2015 14:05:31 EST Wildwood Garden Club continues to beautify Madison http://coalvalleynews.com/news/news/153682108/Wildwood-Garden-Club-continues-to-beautify-Madison For more than 60 years the Wildwood Garden Club has been sponsoring various projects that beautify the City of Madison. Tue, 26 May 2015 13:55:35 EST Van High School Class of ‘62 veteran helped humanitarian project http://coalvalleynews.com/news/news/153640076/Van-High-School-Class-of-62-veteran-helped-humanitarian-project (Editor's note: This story appeared in the Pocahontas Times in 2014. Homer Hunter is a 1962 Van High School graduate and played on the football team with his now close friend Butch Stone. Stone submitted the story and thought many of... Tue, 26 May 2015 13:55:34 EST Sherman Tide track success http://coalvalleynews.com/news/sports/153536217/Sherman-Tide-track-success Congratulations to Amelia Sebok on winning first place in the 3200, 1600, and the 800 meter runs in regional competition. Ten other Sherman Tide track members qualified for the state tournament, including Nick Carrier, who won first place in the 3200... Tue, 26 May 2015 13:55:33 EST Two Skyhawk players sign to play college baseball http://coalvalleynews.com/news/sports/153690477/Two-Skyhawk-players-sign-to-play-college-baseball MADISON — Two Scott Skyhawks senior baseball players have signed to play for Alice Lloyd College next season as they continue their educations. Tue, 26 May 2015 13:55:32 EST Boone County home school graduate http://coalvalleynews.com/news/news_education/153690415/Boone-County-home-school-graduate Congratulations to hannah Elizabeth Searls, a Boone County Home School Association 2015 graduate. According to president Donna Lovejoy, she has also been accepted at Marshall University to continue her education. Tue, 26 May 2015 13:55:31 EST ‘Best Of Class’ graduates honored http://coalvalleynews.com/news/news_education/153584325/Best-Of-Class-graduates-honored Graduating high school seniors were honored in the WSAZ NewsChannel 3 salute to the “Best of the Class 2015.” Tue, 26 May 2015 13:50:36 EST Ashford-Rumble school recognized for high performance, progress http://coalvalleynews.com/news/news_education/153642484/Ashford-Rumble-school-recognized-for-high-performance-progress Ashford-Rumble Elementary School in Boone County is at the top of the class. The West Virginia Department of Education (WVDE) announced the 2014-2015 Reward Schools. The distinction is based on results from the WESTEST 2 conducted in the spring of... Tue, 26 May 2015 13:50:34 EST Memorial Day ceremony honors veterans http://coalvalleynews.com/news/home_top/153638209/Memorial-Day-ceremony-honors-veterans MADISON — Over 100 people attended a Memorial Day ceremony in Madison on the front lawn of the Boone County Courthouse that honored veterans. Mon, 25 May 2015 18:45:31 EST