Coal Valley News- RSS Feed Fri, 27 Feb 2015 17:55:39 EST 1800 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 CHARLESTON –A Nellis man has been sentenced to federal prison on drug charges. Tue, 24 Feb 2015 12:20:31 EST Boone residents concerned about proposed legislation By Owen Wellsowells@civitasmedia.comThe bad memories associated with the Jan. 9, 2014, chemical spill on the Elk River in Charleston are still fresh and smarting for many residents of the Kanawha Valley. Tue, 24 Feb 2015 11:25:32 EST Nelson given award at state Capitol CHARLESTON — Veteran's visibility day at the state Capitol has a very special place in the heart of Boone County state Delegate Joshua Nelson. Nelson is Chairman of the House Committee on Veteran's Affairs, a former United States... Tue, 24 Feb 2015 11:25:31 EST Former editor Tim Kiger dies A former editor of both The Logan Banner and The Coal Valley News has passed away.Timothy D. Kiger, 45, of Cecilia, died Thursday, Feb. 19, 2015, at his residence. Tue, 24 Feb 2015 11:05:35 EST Justice buys Bluestone back From the West Virginia Press Assoc. Tue, 24 Feb 2015 11:05:34 EST Woman says Lincoln PSD discriminated against her By Kyla AsburyWV RecordCHARLESTON — Another woman is suing the Lincoln County Public Service District for discrimination and a hostile work environment. Tue, 24 Feb 2015 11:05:33 EST EnAct receives grant from AEP Foundation EnAct, the official Community Action Agency serving Clay, Boone, Fayette, Kanawha and Putnam counties, is pleased to announce the receipt of a $10,000 grant from the AEP Foundation. Tue, 24 Feb 2015 11:05:32 EST Man accuses mine of retaliatory firing By Annie CosbyWV RecordMADISON — A Boone County man is suing a mining company alleging wrongful termination. Tue, 24 Feb 2015 11:00:35 EST Woman says bus company failed to deliver MADISON – A Raleigh County woman is suing a charter bus company for alleged failure to provide transportation services pursuant to the contract. Tue, 24 Feb 2015 10:55:34 EST Courthouse basement floods MADISON — A broken water line flooded several areas of the basement floor at the historic Boone County courthouse. Mon, 23 Feb 2015 11:25:31 EST BOE adds instructional days MADISON — In response to the week of school closures brought on by winter storm Octavia and extremely cold temperatures, Boone County Board of Education Superintendent John Hudson stated that, “we are now looking at June 16th or 17th as... Fri, 20 Feb 2015 13:40:31 EST Couple accused of kidnapping sues Boone Co. sheriff, others MADISON – A Boone County couple is suing a county commission, sheriff and deputy sheriff for falsely accusing them of an alleged kidnapping. Fri, 20 Feb 2015 07:25:31 EST Boil water advisory issued for some in Boone County West Virginia American Water has issued a precautionary boil water advisory for approximately 1,500 customers in Lens Creek, Racine, Ashford, Costa, Brushton, Ridgeview, Nellis, Emmons, Grippe, Peytona, Comfort,Bloomingrose, Seth, Joe's Creek,... Thu, 19 Feb 2015 09:00:32 EST