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3 hrs ago | WTOV9

Couple arrested on child neglect charges

WTOV9.com MARSHALL COUNTY, W.Va. -- Moundsville police made an arrest for a drug overdose while a child was present at the Plaza Motel on Saturday Night.

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Related Topix: Drugs

Sat Jul 26, 2014

The Intelligencer

PILOT Program Debated

Marshall County Commissioner Don Mason said both the CertainTeed Gypsum wallboard plant and the former TeleTech call center came to fruition because of Payment in Lieu of Tax agreements.

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Related Topix: Moundsville, WV, Environmental Law, Law, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency

Fri Jul 25, 2014

West Virginia Metro

Doctor's license suspended over dirty syringes

The state Board of Osteopathic Medicine unanimously approved a summary suspension of Roland Chalifoux's license after the Marshall County neurosurgeon was accused of reusing syringes on multiple patients.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Osteopathy, McMechen, WV, Hepatitis, Health

The Intelligencer

Post 3 Still Alive After 15-4 Victory

Facing elimination from the West Virginia Area One American Legion Tournament, and the end to its season, Moundsville Post 3 scratched, clawed took advantage of everything St. Marys Post 79 offered them Thursday afternoon at Bowman Field.

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Related Topix: Moundsville, WV, Weirton, WV, Wheeling, WV, Paden City, WV, St. Marys, WV

Thu Jul 24, 2014

The Intelligencer

Valley Helps Group Running for a Reason

A Moundsville church, along with the Marshall County Relay for Life, became a part of a cross-country run Wednesday, hosting 25 young adults who are running to raise money for the fight against cancer.

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Related Topix: Moundsville, WV

West Virginia Metro

State board to consider pain clinic doctor's license Friday

The state Board of Osteopathic Medicine has scheduled an emergency meeting for Friday morning to discuss the controversy involving a Marshall County doctor and his pain clinic.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Osteopathy, McMechen, WV, Hepatitis, Health

The Intelligencer

Marshall County $2.25M In Black

Tax cuts, a youth recreation center and courthouse maintenance projects are some of the options being discussed for a large cash carryover in Marshall County.

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Related Topix: Tax

Wed Jul 23, 2014

The Intelligencer

BOE Tackles Homebound Issue

Citing a lack of structure with the school district's homebound policy, the Marshall County Board of Education is seeking to introduce a plan for longterm homebound students in the county to re-enter school and meet graduation requirements.

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Related Topix: Education Etc.

The Intelligencer

Commissioners Clash on Plant

Marshall County Commissioner Bob Miller said he wants to see local construction workers earn up to $70 million in wages for building a natural gas power plant along the Ohio River, but fellow Commissioner Brian Schambach said the Payment in Lieu of Tax agreement - which Miller opposes- is the only way for this to happen.

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Related Topix: Wheeling, WV, Moundsville, WV, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency

Tue Jul 22, 2014

WTOV9

Several facing serious allegations in Marshall County

Marshall County Circuit Court Judge Mark A. Karl issued an arrest warrant for Derek Babb, 27, after he failed to appear in court.

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Related Topix: Beech Bottom, WV

Mon Jul 21, 2014

West Virginia Metro

Pain clinic's patients may need tested

The state Department of Health and Human Resources announced Monday patients who received injections at a Marshall County pain clinic for a three-year period may need to be tested for hepatitis B, hepatitis C and HIV.

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Related Topix: Hepatitis, Medicine, Health, McMechen, WV

Sat Jul 19, 2014

The Review

See Red?

Retailers in West Virginia soon will receive materials that will help them train employees and comply with state law that prohibits the sale of tobacco products to youth under the age of 18. Funded with Federal Substance Abuse Prevention and Treatment block grant funds administered by the West Virginia Department of Health and Human Resources ... (more)

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Related Topix: West Virginia, West Virginia Government, Wetzel County, WV, Brooke County, WV, Hancock County, WV

Wed Jul 16, 2014

The Intelligencer

VFD Receives Federal Grant

Help is on the way for one of Marshall County's 15 volunteer fire departments, as $116,375 worth of federal money is on the way to McMechen via the Assistance to Firefighters Grant Program.

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Related Topix: Fire, US Politics, US News, Senator Joe Manchin, US Senate, Democrat, McMechen, WV, Senator Jay Rockefeller, US Governors, Joe Manchin

The Intelligencer

City Gives $4,000 to Start Convention and Visitors Bureau

West Virginia Division of Tourism statistics show travel spending in Marshall County grew from $19.9 million in 2004 to $29.4 million in 2012, an increase which is prompting the county's Tourism Committee to become a convention and visitors bureau.

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Related Topix: Moundsville, WV

Tue Jul 15, 2014

The Intelligencer

Coal Severance Pays Off in Marshall County

Marshall County commissioners plan to help install some additional water lines and perform some maintenance work on the county courthouse with the $2.94 million worth of coal severance cash they are carrying over to fiscal 2015.

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Sat Jul 12, 2014

The Review

Report: W.Va. roads worse than all but two states

Amid potholes, edge drops and hairpin turns, driving on rural roads in West Virginia is more dangerous than it is in all but two other states, according to a new study from a national transportation research group.

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Fri Jul 11, 2014

WTOV9

Hometown to honor Cooper for four gold medals at Endeavor Games

WTOV9.com MARSHALL COUNTY, W.Va. - An 11-year-old boy born with a rare disease called Amniotic Band Syndrome recently won four gold medals at the Endeavor Games in Oklahoma.

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Thu Jul 10, 2014

The Intelligencer

Main Street Bank, Marshall County Chamber Celebrate

An abundance of sunshine, music and barbecue brightened the spirits of those in the Main Street Bank parking lot Thursday for the Marshall County Chamber of Commerce Business After Hours event.

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Related Topix: Moundsville, WV, Wheeling, WV, Wellsburg, WV

The Intelligencer

Seek Details On Delayed Funds

Marshall County officials still have not received hundreds of thousands of dollars - perhaps as much as $1.6 million - they expected to have from the state for the fiscal year that ended June 30. Two categories of money collected by the state for partial distribution to counties are involved, as we reported.

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Wed Jul 09, 2014

The Intelligencer

Bringing More Visitors to Area

Local businesses benefiting from the gas and oil drilling boom already are looking to the future, Sleep Inn & Suites of Moundsville manager Joni Grubler pointed out last week.

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Related Topix: Moundsville, WV, Ohio County, WV, Wheeling, WV

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