The storm of leaks

The storm of leaks

Let’s talk about anonymous leakers, about their frequent dishonor and dishonesty, sometimes their criminality, and about the dangers of news out...

May 24th, 2017 |  


The hanging mystery

The hanging mystery

Last December, I wrote a story/column as to how former Logan High School coaching legend Willie Akers wound up in Logan County. And from what I unders...

May 21st, 2017 |  


Arrest at LHS sets off controversy

Arrest at LHS sets off controversy

We’ve all seen the videos on national news of small, grade school-aged children being placed in cuffs by a police officer for something that sta...

May 18th, 2017 updated: May 18th, 2017. |  


The robots are coming

The robots are coming

SAN JOSE, Calif. — During a visit to Silicon Valley, I had an interesting encounter with a salesperson of the future: a robot. And it gave me a ...

May 15th, 2017 |  


An Op-Ed from Governor Jim Justice

An Op-Ed from Governor Jim Justice

The special session will resume on Monday, May 15. The goal remains the same: pass a budget that will put West Virginia on a pathway to prosperity.But...

May 13th, 2017 |  


Gov. Justice hopes for budget

Gov. Justice hopes for budget

By Gov. Jim JusticeThe special session will resume on Monday, May 15. The goal remains the same: pass a budget that will put West Virginia on a pathwa...

May 13th, 2017 |  


Blasts from the past

Blasts from the past

The Following is a series of short stories from our local past that I’ve found to be interesting. I hope readers enjoy these “blasts from ...

May 13th, 2017 |  


Unknown buried at Hatfield Cemetery

It’s getting to be that time of the year when people come from all parts of the world to visit a small rural section of Logan County simply for ...

May 8th, 2017 |  


House Republicans repeat mistake of Obamacare

The following editorial appeared in The San Diego Union-Tribune on Friday, May 5:In 2010, after a Democratic-controlled Congress passed and President ...

May 6th, 2017 updated: May 6th, 2017. |  


Major changes to NAFTA? Good luck with that

Major changes to NAFTA? Good luck with that

According to President Donald Trump, he had decided to pull out of NAFTA until, at the last minute the other day, he talked with the leaders of Canada...

May 3rd, 2017 |