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Oceana hosts Civil War Days
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Road Branch winner

Mobile food pantry coming to WHS in August

A mobile food pantry is coming to Westside High School.The Mountaineer Food Bank will be at WHS on August 18 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., according to Jim ...

July 19th, 2016 updated: July 19th, 2016. |  

GSC offers Hidden Promise in all counties

Since the early stages of Glenville State College’s Hidden Promise program, both college officials and public school administrators have had the...

July 19th, 2016 |  

Library Commission provides internet access

The West Virginia Library Commission Statewide Library Network, celebrating twenty years of service, is now providing Internet access through on-site ...

July 19th, 2016 |  

AG files suit against tombstone salesman

West Virginia Attorney General Patrick Morrisey today announced the filing of a lawsuit against a Logan County tombstone salesman.The complaint, filed...

July 19th, 2016 |  

Marshall faculty member wins award

Dr. Kristi M. Fondren, associate professor of sociology at Marshall University, was recently selected to receive the 2016 Theodore and Franklin Roosev...

July 19th, 2016 |  

Road Branch winner

Road Branch winner

Road Branch Elementary & Midlde School has announced the March, April and May attendance drawing winner. Havanna Paynter, 4th grade student, won t...

July 19th, 2016 |  


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Warrior continue busy summer
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Playing for charity
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Softball at state

Antlerless deer permit applications available online

Applications for the 2016 Antlerless Deer Season limited permit areas are now available online at, according to Chris Ryan, supervisor ...

July 19th, 2016 |  

Playing for charity

Playing for charity

Local athletes competed in a three on three tournament in Mullens last weekend to raise money for charity. Seth Ross is dribbing the ball. Nick Woodru...

July 19th, 2016 |  

Wildlife license plates available

Two new wildlife license plates are now available to West Virginia motorists, one featuring a native brook trout and the other an Eastern bluebird. Th...

July 19th, 2016 |  

Bowles wins Georgia Amateur

Colin Bowles, the Wyoming County native who won a state golf title as a freshman at Westside, won the Georgia Amateur Championship at the Brookhaven C...

July 19th, 2016 |  

Westside football coach resigns

Westside football coach Larry Cook has resigned.Cook’s resignations as both coach and teacher were effective July 8. Wyoming County Superintende...

July 19th, 2016 |  



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Mountaineer visits
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Musical moment
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Reel dancing
Musical moment

Musical moment

The Tower Street String Band plays during Civil War Days in Oceana last weekend. .neFileBlock { margin-bottom: 20px; } .neFileBlock p { margin: 0px ...

July 19th, 2016 |  

Quilters jamboree scheduled

The Patchwork Quilters fifth jamboree will be held on July 22 and 23 at Graham Middle School in Bluefield, Va.Hours are 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.The theme for...

July 19th, 2016 |  

Pineville Independent HeraldWednesday, July 20, 2016Vol 107 No 28Twelves pages, One sectionPage OneFront Page FlagPIH072016teasers (Family Night, Road...

July 19th, 2016 |  

Family night at Pineville Middle

Family night at Pineville Middle

Volunteers dish up hot dogs and other goodies at Family Movie Night on Friday at Pineville Middle School. In addition to the movie, donations were acc...

July 15th, 2016 |  

Special readers

Special readers

Members of the Wyoming East basketball team read to students at the Energy Express at Herndon Consolidated last Friday. .neFileBlock { margin-bottom:...

July 12th, 2016 |  


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It’s the tastiest time of summer

Summertime, sunshine and snakes

Summertime is definitely here with its hot, humid, muggy and all around miserable tropical weather. Can you tell I prefer a cooler time of year? All o...

July 12th, 2016 |  

Girl Scouts enjoy outdoor fun

The Black Diamond Girl Scout Council recently held their 4 day long Day-Camp at Chief Logan State Park. The weather may have been less than ideal, but...

July 5th, 2016 |  

Watch out for the little ones

It is that time of year again. The hills are alive with the lush green vegetation and berries of all sorts and flavors ripening every day. It, also, m...

June 28th, 2016 |  

The year of the locust

Well, they’re not really locusts, they are actually cicadas. Magicicada to be exact. The famed 17 year variety are making their presence known t...

June 21st, 2016 |  

DNR opens natural area

The WVDNR held a dedication ceremony on June 2, 2016 to officially open the Forks of Coal State Natural Area. This 102 acre natural area is situated n...

June 14th, 2016 |  

It’sa perfect time to take a friend fishing

Believe it or not, not everyone likes to fish. I know, I know, it is really unfathomable that anyone wouldn’t want to go fishing every chance th...

June 7th, 2016 |