Independent Herald- RSS NEWS Feed Tue, 21 Oct 2014 11:57:20 EST 1800 Three injured in accident Three people were injured in a two-car collision in Pineville on Monday afternoon.According to Pineville Police Chief Roger Snow, the accident was reported at 3:57 p.m. Tue, 21 Oct 2014 11:56:04 EST Short to be Marshall at Veterans Parade Gerald L. Short is the grand marshall of this year's Veterans Day Parade in Oceana.Short served in the Korean War from 1952-54 and won a Bronze Star for meritorious service. Mon, 20 Oct 2014 17:00:03 EST Lincoln Day dinner set for Oct. 24 The Wyoming County Lincoln Day Dinner wll be held Friday, Oct. 24, at 7 p.m. at the Baileysville Community Center (former Baileysville High School). Mon, 20 Oct 2014 14:48:05 EST Grant for Senior Citizens Center A grant of $10,000 for remodeling of new Senior Citizen center at Mullens was presented recently. Grant from Bureau of Senior Services. Pictured are: John Seaton, Margaret Grindstaff, Sharon Smith, Carl Greene, BJ Cook, Barbara Lester, Ray Bower. In... Mon, 20 Oct 2014 12:43:05 EST Autumn Fest set for Oct. 25 Pineville's annual Autumn Fest will be held this Saturday.The event, which features a chili cook off, Halloween tailgate and haunted house, draws thousands to downtown Pineville each year. Sun, 19 Oct 2014 14:47:03 EST Money for the museum Officials presented a $2,000 grant recently to the Wyoming County Historical Museum in Oceana. From left: Sen. Daniel Hall, Jim Cook, Del. Lynne Arvon, Epp E. Cline, Sen. Mike Green and Larry Mathis. Sat, 18 Oct 2014 19:13:05 EST Warriors beat Shady Spring, 36-20 Wyoming East continues to climb its way back into the playoff discussion. Sat, 18 Oct 2014 00:08:07 EST Green to co-chair new task force Sen. Mike Green will co-chair a task force whose mission is to give Southern West Virginia an economic lift. Fri, 17 Oct 2014 22:45:03 EST (No heading) Sen. Mike Green will co-chair a task force whose mission is to give Southern West Virginia an economic lift. Fri, 17 Oct 2014 18:58:06 EST Oceana: Trick or treat on Oct. 31 The Town of Oceana will be having trick or treat on Oct. 31 from 6 to 8 p.m.The council had moved the day to Oct. 30, but voted last night to move it back to Friday. Fri, 17 Oct 2014 12:15:09 EST Schools: Breakfast numbers up Wyoming County schools have seen a nearly 25 percent increase in alternative breakfasts served.“It has passed my expectations,” said Director of Food Services Rebecca Yost. Thu, 16 Oct 2014 16:41:06 EST Pineville Library move starts Monday The Pineville Library will be making its move next week.Library Director Caroline Gaddis says the library will be closed to the public beginning on Oct. 20.The library is moving to the Riverside Complex. Thu, 16 Oct 2014 14:55:14 EST MU student chosen as finalist for program A Marshall University student has been chosen as a finalist to participate in the American Speech-Language Hearing Association's (ASHA) PROGENY research program at the association's annual conference Nov. 20-22 in Orlando,... Wed, 15 Oct 2014 21:14:06 EST (No heading) “The weak can never forgive. Forgiveness is the attribute of the strong.”Mahatma Gandhi Wed, 15 Oct 2014 21:03:04 EST NCCC works at Milam Creek An AmeriCorps National Civilian Community Corps (NCCC) team out of Vicksburg, MS Known as River 3 assisted Friends of Milam Creek in the remodel of a future community center. Wed, 15 Oct 2014 20:56:07 EST DNR: Check big game at station With a variety of hunting seasons underway or approaching, the West Virginia Division of Natural Resources reminds big game hunters that successful hunters must field tag and transport their deer, bear, turkey or boar to a Natural Resources Police... Wed, 15 Oct 2014 20:51:05 EST Time for a story Head Start and Early Head Start students at Kopperston gathered to hear the story of Pete the Cat recently. The guest reader was John Conley of the Independent Herald. Wed, 15 Oct 2014 20:47:03 EST Getting crafty Assorted arts and crafts were available for sale at the Lumberjackin' Bluegrassin' Jamboree at Twin Falls last weekend. Wed, 15 Oct 2014 20:44:07 EST In the spotlight Delmer Shrewsbury was the grand marshall at the recent Farmers Day Parade in Mullens. Wed, 15 Oct 2014 20:33:03 EST Talking it over Friends chat at a vendor booth at the Lumberjackin' Bluegrassin' Jamboree at Twin Falls State Park last weekend. Wed, 15 Oct 2014 20:29:02 EST