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BOE hears report on Mullens schools

Alpha Associates made another presentation to the Wyoming County Board of Education on options for a Mullens school last Monday. …

July 28th, 2015 |  

CU named GEAR UP Partner of the Year

The National Council for Community and Education Partnerships (NCCEP) announced today (July 21, 2015) that Concord University has been named …

July 28th, 2015 |  

Man pleads guilty to incest

A Glen Fork man has pleaded guilty to a charge of incest, according to Wyoming County Prosecutor Mike Cochrane. Paul …

July 28th, 2015 |  

WVU president visits county

WVU president visits county

WVU President E. Gordon Gee visited Wyoming County on Tuesday, reading to children and talking about the university’s need to …

July 28th, 2015 |  

Civil War Days: Not just for men

Civil War Days: Not just for men

While Civil War battle re-enactments feature men in Union and Confederate uniforms, there’s a place for women too. There were …

July 28th, 2015 |  

BOE discusses crisis management

Transportation and Safety Director Jeffrey Hylton discussed a crisis management plan with the Board of Education at Monday night’s meeting. …

July 28th, 2015 |  

Re-enactor talks about flag history

Oceana’s annual Civil War Days included two battle re-enactments, a wedding, a dance and, for the first time ever, good …

July 28th, 2015 |  

MU School of Medicine welcomes students

Twenty-one students from colleges and universities around the nation are scheduled to arrive Monday for the Marshall University Joan C. …

July 28th, 2015 updated: July 28th, 2015. |  

Hunting, trapping summary available

The 2015-2016 West Virginia Hunting and Trapping Regulations Summary brochure is available at West Virginia hunting and fishing license agents, …

July 28th, 2015 updated: July 28th, 2015. |  

Oceana walkers taking back the streets

Oceana residents are starting to take back thier streets. Groups of residents are walking downtown on a daily basis. At …

July 28th, 2015 updated: July 28th, 2015. |  

Jenkins announces mobile office hours

U.S. Representative Evan Jenkins (R-W.Va.) has announced his mobile office hours for August. At the mobile office locations, members of …

July 28th, 2015 |  

Attorney General warns of photo center breach

Attorney General Patrick Morrisey today urged consumers to monitor their personal accounts and credit reports after several major retail stores …

July 28th, 2015 |  

‘Call Those Things’ written by Mingo County author

Local inspirational author and blogger Lisa Crum is pleased and grateful to announce the debut of her book, Call Those …

July 28th, 2015 |  

Flag presentation

Flag presentation

Chad Story, Field Representative for Congressman Evan Jenkins, stopped by Oceana City Hall to present a flag to the Oceana …

July 27th, 2015 |  

Huff honors Walls

Huff honors Walls

Sue Walls was named the Huff Consolidated School Service Personnel of the Year. http://independentherald.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/07/web1_GetFileAttachment.jpg

July 23rd, 2015 |  

Oceana offers free movie

There will be a free movie night at Gilliland Park in Oceana on Friday. The movie begins at dark.

July 23rd, 2015 |  

New WHS principal: “It’s an honor

Keith Stewart was named the new principal at Westside High School earlier this week by the Wyoming County Board of …

July 23rd, 2015 |  

There’s a push to restore pride in Appalachian speech

JONATHAN DREW Associated Press PINEVILLE, W.Va. (AP) — In a sparsely populated Appalachian county, the young couple is recounting how …

July 21st, 2015 |  

Universities get TRIO grants

U.S. Senators Shelley Moore Capito (R-W.Va.) and Joe Manchin (D-W.Va.) today announced funding totaling more than $1.5 million from the …

July 21st, 2015 updated: July 21st, 2015. |  

Families expected to get clean water soon

JONATHAN MATTISE Associated Press PINEVILLE, W.Va. (AP) — A judge expects that several southern West Virginia families will finally have …

July 21st, 2015 |  

Superintendent says Harless ‘set the example’

Long time educator and Board of Education member Arnold Harless was remembered “as a man who set the example for …

July 21st, 2015 |  

Commissioner questions jail costs

Wyoming County Commissioner Silas Mullins says costs for jailing offenders remain high despite higher numbers going into home confinement. Mullins, …

July 21st, 2015 |  

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