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SADD goes to Charleston

The Wyoming County SADD took part in an Our Children, Our Future event in Charleston last week. Our Children, Our Future aims to end child poverty and works to get family-friendly legislation passed.

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Related Topix: Pineville, WV

Wed Sep 10, 2014

Point Pleasant Register

School board discusses facilities, energy savings

The director of the maintenance department updated the Mason County Schools Board of Education on this year's projects and discussed possible future facilities updates. Maintenance Director Cameron Moffett first informed the board of how this year's maintenance teams function, which are comprised of two employees each for each team that are assigned to specific buildings on certain days.

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Related Topix: Point Pleasant, WV

Independent Herald

Drug paraphernalia ordiance gains momentum

The council wants other cities around the state to adopt similar ordinances. And they're starting close to home with visits to the other Wyoming County municipalities.

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Related Topix: Oceana, WV, Mullens, WV, Pineville, WV

West Virginia Metro

Wyoming County student urges lawmakers to help kids succeed

Westside High School senior Jason Allen hopes to earn a higher education Associates Degree at about the same time he earns his high school diploma next spring. He said his life didn't start out with such high aspirations.

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Related Topix: Kids, Family

Wed Sep 03, 2014

Independent Herald

Funding method will benefit expressway

Gov. Earl Ray Tomblin announced last week that the Division of Highways' first Private Public Partnership will advertise for Request for Qualifications for a Coalfields Expressway project. Tomblin made the announcement in conjunction with Rep. Nick Rahall, Department of Transportation Secretary Paul Mattox and the Coalfields Expressway Authority.

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Related Topix: US Governors, Earl Ray Tomblin

Independent Herald

Oceana man charged with sexual assault

An Oceana man has been arrested on charges including third degree sexual assault and filming a minor in sexually explicit conduct.

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Related Topix: Oceana, WV

Tue Sep 02, 2014

Independent Herald

Honoring Jack Lambert

Jack Lambert, grand marshal of the Wyoming County Labor Day Festival Parade, was honored on the courthouse steps this morning.

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Independent Herald

Honoring Jack Lambert

Jack Lambert, grand marshall of this year's Wyoming County Labor Day Parade, was honored on the courthouse steps this morning.

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Thu Aug 28, 2014

Independent Herald

Demonstration

Students at the Wyoming County Career and Technical Center conduct a demonstration during a visit from officials at the U.S. Department of Education and West Virginia Department of Education.

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Wed Aug 27, 2014

Independent Herald

Too close for comfort?

Pineville residents told the Wyoming County Commission last Wednesday that they don't like the proximity of the Drug Court to the city park.

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Related Topix: Pineville, WV

Independent Herald

Funds announced for justice, community service programs

Governor Earl Ray Tomblin has announced the awarding of $12,769,410 in total grant funds to 157 justice and community service programs statewide.

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Related Topix: US Governors, Earl Ray Tomblin, Criminal Defense Law, Law, McDowell County, WV, Mercer County, WV

Independent Herald

Going green: Officials tour WCCTC

"This is our second best practices tour," said Andrea Suarez Falken, director of the U.S. Department of Education Green Ribbon Schools.

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Independent Herald

Rahall speaks to black lung group

Rep. Nick Rahall speaks with a constituent at the Wyoming County Black Lung Association meeting in Mullens last Friday.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Representative Nick Rahall, Democrat, Mullens, WV

Tue Aug 26, 2014

WCHS-TV Charleston

Deputies Say Wyoming County Man Arrested On Multiple Sex Charges

Pineville , West Virginia Wyoming County deputies said a man wanted on 26 counts of child pornography and sexual assault was arrested Tuesday.

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Related Topix: Pineville, WV

Independent Herald

Man arrested on sexual assault, filming minor charges

An Oceana man has been arrested on charges including third degree sexual assault and filming a minor in sexually explicit conduct.

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Related Topix: Oceana, WV

Mon Aug 25, 2014

Independent Herald

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IN THE FAMILY COURT OF WYOMING COUNTY, WEST VIRGINIAIN RE: THE MARRIAGE OF: Civil Action No.

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Related Topix: Ravencliff, WV

Wed Aug 20, 2014

Independent Herald

Meeting SADD

Representatives of various federal agencies involved in the fight against drugs met with members of the Wyoming County SADD chapter last week at the Power House in Pineville.

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Related Topix: Pineville, WV

Independent Herald

Manchin visits Council on Aging

Senator Manchin spent time with Wyoming County senior citizens today, sharing a lunchtime meal with those in attendance at the Council on Aging senior center located in Itmann.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Senator Joe Manchin, US Senate, Democrat, Family, Elderly (Senior Citizen), Itmann, WV, Charleston, WV

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