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Beckley, West Virginia is located in Raleigh County. Zip codes in Beckley, WV include 25801, and 25802. The median home price in Beckley is $104,500. More Beckley information.

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GVEDC official sees need to expand area parking lots [The Register-Herald, Beckley, W.Va. :: ]

Via Acquire Media NewsEdge) April 18--MAXWELTON -- By Tina Alvey REGISTER-HERALD REPORTER MAXWELTON -- The Rahall Building in the Airport Industrial Park isn't just bustling, it's even beginning to outgrow the capacity of its parking lots.

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Thu Apr 17, 2014

West Virginia Metro

Former Walker Machinery worker gets prison time

A former worker for Walker Machinery has been sentenced to spend two years in federal prison for defrauding the company.

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Bluefield Daily Telegraph

Bluefield woman sentenced for drug distribution

A Mercer County woman was sentenced to a 15-month prison term Wednesday at her sentencing hearing at U.S. District Court in Charleston.

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Wed Apr 16, 2014

Charleston Daily Mail

For commissions, newby Metz and veteran Andes

Things are going pretty well at the Kanawha County Commission. The three commissioners, Kent Carper, Dave Hardy and Hoppy Shores, work well together, as they have since 2001, almost to the point of finishing each other's sentences.

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ESchool News

Like any tool, iPads can be usedand misused

Beckley, W.Va. mom Kym Cox says her son won't stop playing MineCraft, a popular online game, and the problem has gotten worse since he was given an iPad through the iRaleigh Initiative .

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Tue Apr 15, 2014

Weirton Daily Times

Dogs, handlers test their skills

The annual state convention for West Virginia K-9 units opened in Hancock County on Monday with dogs and their handlers testing their skills on everything from narcotics detection to tracking.

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Fri Apr 11, 2014

WOAY

Beckley 'Make it Shine'

West Virginia 'Make it Shine' is an initiative that gains momentum every year. Volunteers gathered at the Kroger on harper Rd. in Beckley to do their part for Raleigh County.

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Appalachian Journal

Concord University's Beckley location asking community to help - Stuff the Bus' again in 2014

Concord University's Beckley campus is issuing the challenge to help them "Stuff the Bus" again this year.

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Thu Apr 10, 2014

Bluefield Daily Telegraph

2 indicted on federal child pornography charges

Two Mercer County men who were already detained on home confinement awaiting trial on state child pornography charges have been indicted on federal charges stemming from the same alleged crimes.

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Wed Apr 09, 2014

West Virginia Division of Natural Res...

Wildflower Walks at Kanawha State Forest April 26, 2014

The annual Osbra Eye Memorial Wildflower Walks are scheduled Saturday, April 26, 2014, at Kanawha State Forest near Charleston, W.Va.

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Tue Apr 08, 2014

WOAY

Man in custody after police chase

Corporal M.P. Deems with the Beckley Police Department says Jerry Gunter Jr., 37, is facing several charges including DUI second offence, fleeing while DUI, fleeing causing bodily injury times 2, malicious wounding and obstructing, after police say Gunter took a Land Rover traveling along Robert C. Byrd Drive, slammed into a truck waiting at the ... (more)

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WOAY

Make it Shine Litter Sweep

The West Virginia 'Make it Shine' litter sweep will take to Harper Rd. this Friday to do their part in cleaning up the county.

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Mon Apr 07, 2014

Charleston Daily Mail

Editorial: Raleigh County schools innovating in education

In the 19th century, students in West Virginia schools learned to read, write and do 'rithmetic using a piece of chalk on a slate board in the school house.

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NewsandSentinel.com

Racing Weather

Cyclists in the 19th annual Simonton Windows Challenge at Mountwood were greeted Sunday with great spring weather and conditions that made the trails ideal for mountain biking.

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Sun Apr 06, 2014

Big News Network.com

Baseball. Herd Seals Series With 7-3 Win Over FAU

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Sat Apr 05, 2014

CNN

Upper Big Branch Mine Disaster Remembered

Today marks the fourth anniversary of the Upper Big Branch Mine disaster, a memorial was held this afternoon outside the Raleigh County Courthouse in Beckley, West Virginia.

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Fri Apr 04, 2014

The Chronicle-Telegram

Dr. Eugene L. Schoolfield II

Dr. Eugene L. Schoolfield II was born in Beckley, West Virginia, to Eddiena L. Schoolfield and the late Eugene, Sr. He was educated in the Raleigh County Public School system where he graduated with honors from Woodrow Wilson High School in 1987.

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Sat Mar 29, 2014

NewsandSentinel.com

Panera Bread cafes donate nearly $500K

In recognition of National Autism Awareness month, Panera Bread will hold its "Pieces of Hope" cookie campaign in all West Virginia locations.

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Wed Mar 26, 2014

Charleston Gazette

Ad sparks dispute between Rahall, Jenkins camps

A television advertisement has sparked a dispute between the camps of Rep. Nick J. Rahall, D.-W.Va.

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WCHS-TV Charleston

Bond Denied For Kareem Hunter Murder Suspect

An emotional show of support in court Wednesday for one of the men accused of murdering Kareem Hunter.

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