Following a contentious debate and a split vote late Tuesday afternoon, the Mingo County Commission approved a new economic development program that will benefit each of the county’s five municipalities.
Numbers and statistics related to the COVID-19 virus in West Virginia have taken yet another turn for the worse as new results were posted earlier today. Most notable, for the local community, is that Mingo County has moved to the red category.
The Mingo County Board of Education sent an alert to students and parents Sept. 15 stating that in-person classes will resume on Thursday, Sept. 17. This move followed closely on the heels of an announcement made by Gov. Jim Justice on Tuesday of a change to the state mapping system that cle…
Mingo County health officials reported the county’s ninth COVID-19 related death on Tuesday, Sept. 15.
On Monday, Sept. 14, Mingo County health officials reported the county's eighth COVID-19 related death.
Mingo health officials on Monday, Sept. 14, issued a public health announcement regarding possible COVID-19 exposure having occurred at an "unauthorized" event attended on Thursday, Sept. 10 by "young adults" along the King Coal Highway near Mingo Central High School.
Working our way through the COVID-19 pandemic is a work in progress to say the least. A constant throbbing headache or an aching tooth are more apt descriptions. And, we all live our daily lives somewhere in the middle of that spectrum.