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Longtime Matewan girls coach honored | Sports  Williamson Daily News

RED JACKET - The cafeteria at Mingo Central High School was clad in green and yellow on Saturday, Aug. 10, as a celebration was held to honor and ...



Hady Ford expects 'big things' as new coach at Tug Valley  Williamson Daily News

NAUGATUCK, W.Va. - Former Matewan Tiger standout and longtime Mingo County assistant coach Hady Ford was recently chosen to be the new football coach ...



Matewan mayor, Mingo BOE member clash over post  Williamson Daily News

WILLIAMSON - Matewan Mayor Sheila Kessler chastised a Mingo County Board of Education member over critical postings made about her town on social ...



Clusky resigns as coach at Tug Valley | Sports  Williamson Daily News

NAUGATUCK - Tug Valley High School will begin their search for a new head coach for the upcoming 2019 football season as longtime Mingo county mentor ...



Sammons named Head Football Coach at Mingo Central  Williamson Daily News

RED JACKET - The administration at Mingo Central High School announced on Thursday evening that they had found their choice to fill the vacant position of ...



Local doctor never the same after crash  Huntington Herald Dispatch

ASHLAND — It was Nov. 14, 1970, and for Dr. Paul Lett a day off from his stressful job as director of the emergency room at Cabell Huntington Hospital. A.



Ex-head coach Fields returns to Mingo Central football staff  Huntington Herald Dispatch

RED JACKET, W.Va. - Former Mingo Central High School football head coach Joey Fields will return to the coaching staff for the Miners this fall, according to a ...



Kyle's Korner: Local athletes who made it to the NFL  Williamson Daily News

With the NFL draft coming up April 25-27, it got me to thinking about some former local football players that made it to the next level.



Blankenship suit claims media, others conspired to ruin Senate candidacy  Huntington Herald Dispatch

WILLIAMSON, W.Va. — Former Massey Energy CEO and U.S. Senate candidate Don Blankenship on Thursday filed a lawsuit seeking at least $12 billion in ...



Wilma Steele on the West Virginia Mine Wars Museum  Corporate Crime Reporter

Wilma Steele and Don Blankenship went to high school together in Matewan, West Virginia. Wilma Steele. Blankenship went on to become the CEO of Massey ...



Former Coal Company CEO Don Blankenship Polarizes GOP Primary Electorate in Southern W.Va.  West Virginia Public Broadcasting

Polls show former Massey Energy CEO Don Blankenship hovering in third place in the six-way Republican U.S Senate primary primary race. In his native Mingo.



Fairland's all-state quarterback Lambiotte signs with Marshall  Huntington Herald Dispatch

ROME TOWNSHIP, Ohio - Marshall University landed one of the better quarterbacks in football-rich Ohio on Tuesday and had to go just eight miles from campus ...



RayQuan Horton medically disqualified at Eastern Kentucky | Sports  Williamson Daily News

RICHMOND, Ky. - Former Belfry star RayQuan Horton has been medically disqualified to play football for Eastern Kentucky University this upcoming season ...



Longtime local coach Rod Cline dies at 70 | Sports  Williamson Daily News

Former local coach Rod Cline, 70, of Lovely, Ky., passed away following a lengthy illness on Saturday, Dec. 22.Cline was born July 28, 1948, in Williamson, ...



Mingo Central assistant principal sanctioned for ethics violations  Charleston Gazette-Mail

An assistant principal at Mingo Central Comprehensive High School admitted to violating state ethics statutes after she used almost $550 worth of items bought ...



Cunningham leads resurgent Dragons  Huntington Herald Dispatch

ROME TOWNSHIP, Ohio - Doctors said Keedrick Cunningham would be born a 5-pound girl, but he emerged a 10-pound, 2-ounce boy.



Mingo Central High baseball team looks to turn page in 2018  Williamson Daily News

RED JACKET, W.Va - Even though the weather has not been ideal for baseball so far this spring, the Mingo Central High School baseball team has been hard at ...



Police arrest two in separate break-ins, thefts  Williamson Daily News

WILLIAMSON - Police on Wednesday arrested two Williamson men in connection with two separate break-ins and thefts in Mingo County.



Mingo Central picks new football coach  Huntington Herald Dispatch

RED JACKET, W.Va. - Josh Sammons was promoted from the Mingo Central High School football coaching staff to head coach of the Miners.



Ex-Belfry coach takes over at Wesley Christian  Williamson Daily News

ALLEN, Ky - Former Belfry head basketball coach Randy Casey is returning to the mountains of Eastern Kentucky as he has been named the new head coach at ...



Joey Fields resigns as Mingo Central football coach  Williamson Daily News

RED JACKET – Mingo Central High School will be looking for a new football coach this coming season after Joey Fields resigned from that position late this ...



Mingo soccer plays in 'socceramas' | Sports  Williamson Daily News

RED JACKET, W.Va. - The Mingo Central soccer programs are on the rise compared to recent seasons, as new coach Noah Rhodes has changed the culture ...



Mingo County native recorded with Jimi Hendrix | News  Williamson Daily News

MATEWAN - Growing up in the small hamlet of Newtown nestled deep in the mountains in rural Mingo County, Rocky Isaac never dreamed he would one day be ...



CAMPAIGN 2016: Mingo County only has one savior -- Friday, June 10, 2016  Environment & Energy Publishing

WILLIAMSON, W.Va. -- Churches may be the only thing more common in this Mingo County community than blue signs with red trim reading, "Trump: Make ...



Joey Fields resigns as Mingo football coach | Sports  Williamson Daily News

RED JACKET - Mingo Central High School will be looking for a new football coach this coming season after Joey Fields resigned from that position late this ...



Cunningham looking to build Fairland's football program | Sports  Huntington Herald Dispatch

ROME TOWNSHIP, Ohio— Melvin Cunningham has no intentions of building a Titanic football program at Fairland High School.



Oregon RB Thomas Tyner takes medical retirement  Chicago Daily Herald

Oregon running back Thomas Tyner has decided to take a medical retirement after sitting out all of last season because of an injury.



Damron hopes to bring 'common sense' to Putnam school board  Charleston Gazette-Mail

Editor's note: This is the fourth story in an occasional series on candidates for the Putnam County Board of Education.



Cunningham, Neal, Damron win Putnam school board seats  Charleston Gazette-Mail

WINFIELD — Rob Cunningham says he still has work to do.



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