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Former security guard accuses coal business of wrongful termination

Noddy A. Fernandez Apr. 26, 2017, 7:55am

WILLIAMSON — A former security guard is suing a coal business, alleging wrongful termination in retaliation for seeking workers compensation leave.

Mingo Co. man blames physicians, pharmacy for wife's death

Kyla Asbury Apr. 21, 2017, 9:22am

WILLIAMSON – A man is suing Comprehensive Neurology Inc. after he claims it is responsible for the death of his wife.

Property owner alleges Farmers Insurance breached contract

Philip Gonzales Apr. 20, 2017, 11:43am

WILLIAMSON — A Wayne County property owner is suing Farmers Insurance, alleging breach of an insurance contract.

Couple blames Mingo County school board for bus accident

Philip Gonzales Apr. 19, 2017, 12:39pm

WILLIAMSON — A Dingess couple is suing the Mingo County school board, alleging a school bus caused a crash that injured the wife.

Couple alleges Dodge/Chrysler distributor broke law

Philip Gonzales Apr. 12, 2017, 10:22am

WILLIAMSON — A Gilbert couple is suing an automobile distributor, alleging breach of express and implied warranties.

John Deere sues Devco Building & Construction for nearly $10,000

Kyla Asbury Apr. 6, 2017, 12:09pm

WILLIAMSON – John Deere Financial FSB is suing Devco Building & Construction for failing to pay nearly $10,000 on an account.

Crum couple sues after woman slips, falls at Tug Valley High

Kyla Asbury Mar. 24, 2017, 7:50am

WILLIAMSON – A Crum couple is suing the Mingo County Board of Education after they claim it had a duty to fix a walkway at Tug Valley High School and failed to do so.

Mother accuses 21st Century Insurance of breaching contract

Philip Gonzales Mar. 7, 2017, 2:49pm

WILLIAMSON — A Mingo County woman is suing 21st Century Insurance, alleging breach of an insurance contract.

Couple accuses debt collector of telephone harassment

Noddy A. Fernandez Mar. 7, 2017, 2:47pm

WILLIAMSON — A Mingo County married couple is suing a debt collection business, alleging intentional infliction of emotional distress and invasion of privacy.

Employee accuses health care facility of wrongful termination

Noddy A. Fernandez Feb. 28, 2017, 9:35am

WILLIAMSON — A Williamson care taker is suing a Mingo County home care facility, alleging disability discrimination.

Policyholder alleges Prudential violated workers' compensation acts

Philip Gonzales Feb. 24, 2017, 9:05am

WILLIAMSON — A Kentucky woman is suing Prudential Insurance, alleging violation of workers' compensation acts.

Woman sues Mingo school board after principal allegedly slapped daughter

Kyla Asbury and Chris Dickerson Feb. 7, 2017, 12:41pm

WILLIAMSON – A woman is suing the Mingo County Board of Education after she claims her daughter was slapped by the principal and injured.

Two lawsuits blame Mine Safety Appliances Company for black lung disease

Kyla Asbury Feb. 7, 2017, 12:33pm

PINEVILLE – Two lawsuits have been filed against Mine Safety Appliances Company after the plaintiffs claim they developed black lung disease despite wearing respirators during their careers.

Town without pity, but not without guilt

The West Virginia Record Feb. 7, 2017, 10:45am

An analytical newspaper reader can sometimes pick up things in an article that the reporter and editor may not have noticed, and that reader may even believe that the article in question communicates the opposite of what it seemed to.

Ky. man wins $800,000 verdict against Norfolk Southern

Kyla Asbury Feb. 7, 2017, 8:23am

WILLIAMSON – A Pike County, Ky., man received an $800,000 jury verdict in his lawsuit against Norfolk Southern Railway Company.

Saleswoman accuses car dealership of wrongful discharge

Philip Gonzales Feb. 2, 2017, 11:18am

WILLIAMSON — A Kentucky woman is suing a Ford Lincoln dealership, alleging intentional infliction of emotional distress and wrongful discharge.

Town of Kermit files opioid lawsuit against five drug companies

Chris Dickerson Feb. 1, 2017, 8:26am

WILLIAMSON – The Mingo County town of Kermit has joined the list West Virginia, a handful of counties and a few communities that have filed lawsuits against five drug companies it claims helped fuel an opioid epidemic within in the town and across the state The suit, filed Jan. 31 in Mingo Circuit Court, names McKesson Corporation, AmerisourceBergen Drug Corporation, Cardinal Health, Miami-Luken and HD Smith Corporation as well as former Kermit clinic owner Cameron Justice as defendants.