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Charleston, West Virginia is located in Kanawha County. Zip codes in Charleston, WV include 25360, 25328, and 25304. The median home price in Charleston is $164,900 which is roughly $78/per square foot. More Charleston information.

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3 hrs ago | Sacramento Bee Newspaper

Ex-POW Jessica Lynch starring in Christian film

In this Dec. 10, 2011 file photo, former prisoner of war Jessica Lynch is featured in the South Charleston, W.Va. Christmas Parade.

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7 hrs ago | Business Journal

Spilman Thomas & Battle offers law firm's 150-year history, recent expansion in new book

Law firm Spilman Thomas & Battle is marking its 150th year with a new firm history written by journalist Elizabeth Jill Wilson. The roots of law firm Spilman Thomas & Battle run deep in Charleston, W. Va., where the firm was founded 150 years ago.

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8 hrs ago | West Virginia Metro

Food forest growing in the middle of Charleston

The Charleston Area Alliance has turned urban blight into an urban orchard. CAA unveiled its food forest on Charleston's West Side Tuesday.

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9 hrs ago | Coal Valley News

Former first lady had class

Shelley Riley Moore was a kind, gentle and proper West Virginia first lady. In so many ways, she complemented her flamboyant husband and governor, Arch A. Moore Jr. Shelley Moore quietly passed away last week at age 88. If there ever was a role model for West Virginia first lady, it would have to be Shelley Moore.

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13 hrs ago | NewsandSentinel.com

Tomblin: No delay of tank inspections

Gov. Earl Ray Tomblin says a proposed one-year delay in implementing inspections for aboveground storage tanks is too long of a wait, and he intends to hold companies to the Jan. 1 deadline. Tomblin was criticized last week for not allowing a special session which would have given legislators a chance to delay a key deadline for the bill.

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17 hrs ago | WNYC-AM New York

Twin Forks On Mountain Stage

Twin Forks appears on Mountain Stage , recorded live in Charleston, W.Va. Led by singer, songwriter, and guitarist Chris Carrabba, Twin Forks was formed after his nearly two-decade run leading the emo-rock band Dashboard Confessional.

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Mon Sep 15, 2014

The Inter-Mountain

Murder trial evidence debated

A motion regarding the admissibility of evidence related to a misplaced alleged murder weapon was heard in Randolph County Circuit Court Monday.

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West Virginia Metro

Charleston takes next step in sales tax increase

Charleston City Council held a public hearing Monday night on the plan to increase the sales tax by a half percent to help pay down the firefighter and police officer pension debt. The sales tax went from 6 percent to 6.5 percent last year to finance Civic Center renovations.

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Williamson Daily News Online

Suit accuses pair of predatory lending

Two Kentucky residents have filed a civil suit in Mingo County Circuit Court against the Bank of Mingo; Darrin McCormick, individually and as manager of the Bank of Mingo; Fletcher Enterprises; and Jarrod Fletcher, individually and as owner/operator of Fletcher Enterprises.

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The Mountaineer Publishing Company

Phillips to perform Sept. 21 at Cornerstone

Ernie Phillips will be the featured guest singer at 10:45 a.m. Sunday, Sept. 21, at Cornerstone Fellowship Church, located at 224 Barber Hill Drive, Waynesville.

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West Virginia Metro

New superintendent hits the ground running

The state's new Superintendent of Schools took the oath of office Monday at the state Culture Center. Dr. Michael Martirano is now officially the head of the West Virginia Department of Education.

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Washington Times

A roundup of recent Michigan newspaper editorials

Parents are advised regularly and strongly to monitor their children's online activities. The Internet is a jungle in which many predators stalk naive youngsters.

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American Reporter

Brasch WordsAMERICA Without the Politics

As a typical Guy, I've complained loudly about the deadliness of another Guy's gas. Or joked about whether he would have to register an impact statement with the Environmental Protection Agency.

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Sun Sep 14, 2014

Spirit of Jefferson Advocate

Arrest made in West Virginia slaying

Police say a North Carolina man has been charged in the death of a West Virginia man whose body was found in a park. Police in St. Albans say in a statement that an arrest warrant was served in Charleston on Friday charging 24-year-old Michael Benbow of Huntersville, North Carolina, with first-degree murder.

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Big News Network.com

Family announces death of state's former first lady Shelley Moore

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NewsandSentinel.com

Bessie Bernadine - Bernie' Ball

She was born Nov. 16, 1925, in Creston, Wirt County, W.Va., the daughter of the late Martin Hugh and Osa Collins Richards. She was a lifelong member of 19th Street Church of God where she sang in the choir for many years and was part of the Ladies Trio, along with her sister, Lucille Hungate and her niece, Dora Daley, who both preceded her in death.

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Sat Sep 13, 2014

NewsandSentinel.com

Campaign seeks to promote MOV regional airport

A new advertising campaign to promote the new commercial air service was unanimously approved by the marketing arm of the Mid-Ohio Valley Regional Airport on Wednesday. "I don't know how many times we've been here with new service, which is one of the challenges with Essential Air Service," said Tom Crooks with Stonewall Marketing Group.

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Journal and Courier

Women buying a car want what men want - usuallyWomen buying a car...

Women buying a car want what men want - usually What do women want in a car? The same things men do - with subtle differences. Check out this story on jconline.com: http://on.jconline.com/1s0Rhyr Jeremy Acevedo, an analyst with Edmunds, said women tend toward smaller, easy-to-manuever vehicles like compact and midsize sedans or crossovers, while men tend toward trucks and larger sedans.

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Big News Network.com

Jenkins supports U.S. airstrikes in Syria

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West Virginia Metro

Arrest made in St. Albans murder

ST. ALBANS, W.Va. - St. Albans police made an arrest Friday night in connection with the murder of a St. Albans man.

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