Arson is suspected in an early morning fire Feb. 5 at Newpac Fibre in Garland Prairie. “The reason we’re calling it an arson is because you have a pile of green logs set on fire and green logs don’t catch on fire. We’re sure that there’s suspicious circumstances surrounding the fire,” said Williams Police Chief Herman Nixon.
“It was the mid-1860s when the last documented elk was killed in West Virginia,” said Steven McDaniel, director of the West Virginia Division of Natural Resources. “So we’ve been working really hard the last few years to get them (back) there.”
Cold temperatures did not stop a crowd from attending the second annual Christmas Nativity at the Babbitt-Polson Stage in Williams Dec. 22.
If you saw an unnatural, bright light streaking across the night sky last Friday you were witnessing the launch of the SpaceX’s Falcon 9 rocket in Southern California.
Following a mass shooting in a Texas church last year that left 26 people dead and more than 20 people injured, an officer’s presence is, in most cases, a welcome sight.
Four people were killed and six people injured, including two children after a head on collision on State Route 64 Dec. 22.
Williams Unified School District hosted its annual holiday concert Dec. 6.
In a statewide initiative to honor fallen officers, law enforcement gathered at local cemeteries to lay wreaths, observe a moment of silence and honor fallen officers Dec. 2
He was older —much older than most of the men on the small base in the mountains of Afghanistan. His men affectionately thought of him as the grandpa of the base and at 49, Michael Rioux was the oldest man in the unit.
On Nov. 28 law enforcement took a suicidal suspect into custody after he fired multiple rounds at them.