Mingo County Newswire

Mingo County Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Mingo County, WV.

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  1. Mingo County woman sentenced 6 years for contaminating son's IV lineRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 1 | West Virginia Metro

    A Mingo County woman was sentenced to six years in prison for making her 9-year-old son sick by injecting feces into his IV at an Ohio hospital. Candida Fluty, 35, of Kermit, pleaded guilty Wednesday to one count of child endangerment.

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  2. Yeager Airport decides on contractor to fix hillsideRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 30 | West Virginia Metro

    Yeager Airport selected S & E Clearing and Hydroseeding of Varney in Mingo County Tuesday to removed the collapsed area of the airport's overrun area. S&E submitted the lowest bid out of seven at $1.51 million for the project, which is scheduled to begin on July 9. The Yeager board recently refinanced its parking garage bond to help raise the money for the work.

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  3. W.Va. teachers to use portable devices in classrooms this fallRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 30 | West Virginia Metro

    ... Now the learning can keep going on," said Joe Hunt, a social studies teacher at Mingo Central High School in Mingo County Tuesday at a technology conference in Charleston. The three-day Infusing Technology conference at the Charleston Marriott Town ...

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  4. Ohio Youth Group Repairs Wayne County Mobile Home Damaged by FloodRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 30 | Huntington News

    A United Church of Christ youth group from Cuyahoga and Richfield, Ohio volunteered with West Virginia Voluntary Organizations Active in Disaster and the Mingo County Long Term Recovery Group this past week to repair a Wayne County mobile home damaged by March flooding. The Pilgrim and Richfield UCC youth group is one of many teams volunteering to help West Virginia recover from damages caused by March and April 2015 storms.

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  5. Mingo 911 mapping fiascoRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 28 | Williamson Daily News Online

    ... Accounts, Insurance Policies, etc. This will not only cost money, but it is a real hassle. This mapping for Mingo County's 911 address system has been a funnel for money and it has been handled poorly for many years. If memory serves me correctly, ... 5 comments

  6. Historic Dingess Tunnel commemoratedRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 28 | Logan Banner

    ... Tunnel, Contructed 1892" at each end. The signs were unveiled at 5:30 p.m. in a ceremony Wednesday evening. Mingo County Delegate Justin Marcum, State Senator Art Kirkendoll and Mingo County Commissioner John Mark Hubbard attended the event. There ...

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  7. Mingo 911 mapping fiascoRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 27 | Williamson Daily News Online

    ... Accounts, Insurance Policies, etc. This will not only cost money, but it is a real hassle. This mapping for Mingo County's 911 address system has been a funnel for money and it has been handled poorly for many years. If memory serves me correctly, ... 5 comments

  8. MCHS cheer kicks off with camp and a new coachRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 26 | Williamson Daily News Online

    ... the sport since then. While cheering for the Wolfpack during her high school years, she was on the first ever Mingo County State Championship squad in 1995, coached by Margaret Fletcher. After graduating high school, Noe attended college at Marshall ...

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  9. Express AAU squadRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 26 | Williamson Daily News Online

    ... Southern Express AAU Basketball team have been shooting some hoops. Throughout the summer months Express AAU of Mingo County has been traveling near and far to compete in available tournaments. The Southern Express AAU basketball club recently ...

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  10. Fletcher sues MCC to get job backRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 25 | Williamson Daily News Online

    Jarrod Fletcher, who was suspended in 2013 from his position as director of Mingo County's Emergency Services Director, has filed a lawsuit to get his job back.

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  11. Kentucky players in NBA draft; Bentley at WVURead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 23 | Williamson Daily News Online

    ... Still, many free agents latch on with a team. Staten has the desire and work ethic to do so. SHORT STUFF: Mingo County native and Belfry junior-to-be Cole Bentley, a 6-foot-5, 295 pound defensive lineman, got a lot of interest from coaches at a ...

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  12. WMH Administrator talks future of hospitalRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 22 | Williamson Daily News Online

    Kyle Lovern/WMHWilliamson Memorial Hospital Administrator Cindy Segar-Miller is shown speaking at the recent meeting of the Mingo County Redevelopment Authority.

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  13. Kirtner to be inducted into WV Broadcasting Hall of FameRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 20 | Williamson Daily News Online

    While growing up in Chattaroy, West Virginia, a small, close-knit community on the banks of the Tug Fork River in Mingo County, Kirtner played in his grandfather's radio and TV repair shop many afternoons.

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  14. Twisted Gun golf course opensRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 19 | Williamson Daily News Online

    ... On Thursday, June 11th, Arch Coal Company, Alpha Natural Resources, and Pocahontas Land Company donated to the Mingo County Redevelopment Authority ("MCRA") its Twisted Gun Golf Course located at Wharncliffe, near Gilbert. Twisted Gun, which is ...

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  15. Vigil held for Cantrell brothersRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 19 | Williamson Daily News Online

    ... love and support from our Wolfpack family at the candlelight vigil," said Jackie Branch, vice president of the Mingo County Board of Edcation who was at the event. "Williamson Pre-K8 Principals, numerous students, staff, PTO members, parents, and ...

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  16. Medicine Man returns for WV DayRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 18 | Lincoln Journal

    ... about the life of his character. Jed has been portraying this character for over seven years. He grew up in Mingo County, and hails from the small town of Gilbert. He is the son of Susan Jackson of Switzer, WV, and the grandson of Bob and Gloria ...

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  17. Twin Branch Motorsport Complex heads into Fast TrackRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 18 | Logan Banner

    ... by several groups to bring the complex to fruition. TWIN BRANCH - Enthusiasm filled the room as members of the Mingo County Commission gathered Tuesday afternoon at the Mingo County Courthouse to sign a memorandum of understanding (MOU) that would ...

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  18. Mingo County's Blaze Starr diesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 17 | Logan Banner

    One of Mingo County's most famous natives, Blaze Starr, who became one of America's most famous burlesque stars and strippers, died at her home early Monday morning at the age of 83. Starr was born in Wilsondale as Fannie Belle Fleming on April 10, 1932 to born to Lora Evans and Goodlow Mullins.

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  19. Candlelight vigil held for Mingo County brothers after fatal tragedyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 17 | West Virginia Metro

    The grieving community of Williamson came together for a candlelight vigil at Jim VanZant Baseball Field Wednesday night, holding a candlelight vigil for Gabe and Allan Cantrell. The two brothers, who were entering their eighth grade year at Williamson PK-8, tragically drowned swimming in the New River in Summers County this past weekend.

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  20. W.L. Bostic retires as pastorRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 17 | Williamson Daily News Online

    ... the baseball coach for the WHS Wolfpack. Bostic was then hired as an Assistant Superintendent of Schools for Mingo County in the 1980s. He served in that capacity for eight years. After an early retirement he and his wife Lucy moved to Florida in ...

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