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  1. Board approves terminations and transfers; counselor's hearing fails to sway membersRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Lincoln Journal

    Lincoln County Superintendent of Schools Patricia Lucas is pictured during her testimony, last week, in the personnel hearing for West Hamlin Elementary and Ranger Elementary counselor, Sarah Baumgardner . Also pictured is Baumgardner's attorney, Sherrone Hornbuckle , and counsel for the school system, Leslie Tyree .

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  2. Board says Supt. Lucas met requirements; decision follows 154-minute closed discussionRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Lincoln Journal

    The Lincoln County Board of Education has determined that Superintendent Patricia Lucas met the evaluation requirements set by the local board and the state. The decision came at the end of a marathon board meeting, Tuesday evening, February 24, 2015, at the central office in Hamlin.

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  3. Please vote yesRead the original story

    Tuesday Feb 24 | Lincoln Journal

    ... the cost of the use. We are also a very rural county, and while call volume may be high in more populated areas like Hamlin, the EMS provides 24/7 coverage of the entire county, and the levies keep that coverage available in the county. When fire or ...

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  4. School board round-up: February 3, 2015 sessionRead the original story

    Tuesday Feb 24 | Lincoln Journal

    The five members of the Lincoln County Board of Education unanimously approved a short list of items at the February 3, 2015 regular session in Hamlin. The meeting was preceded by a two-hour work session on finance and personnel.

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  5. Board OKs personnel movesRead the original story

    Tuesday Feb 24 | Lincoln Journal

    The five members of the Lincoln County Board of Education unanimously approved a short list of personnel moves at the February 3 regular session in Hamlin, as follows:

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  6. VFDs busy during winter's worst weekRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 24 | Lincoln Journal

    Area firefighters were busy, last week, as the year's worst winter weather struck throughout Lincoln County. Friday afternoon, February 20, 2015 saw a flurry of activity in and around Hamlin, as a number of fires needed the intervention of multiple fire departments.

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  7. Webb picked for litter vacancyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 24 | Lincoln Journal

    ... County magistrate. The decision to appoint Webb came at the February 12, 2015 special session of the commission in Hamlin. In response to a query, Commission President K.K. Matthews confirmed to Commissioner Charles Vance that the position of litter ...

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  8. Harless to work on tower easement matterRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 24 | Lincoln Journal

    The three members of the Lincoln County Commission unanimously approved the following items moved for a decision at the February 5, 2015 regular session in Hamlin. The meeting was well attended, with public comments dominating the opening half-hour of proceedings.

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  9. Commission's motion denied; Johnson's civil action continuesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 24 | Lincoln Journal

    ... trial is currently set for Wednesday, May 20, 2015. The Lincoln Journal understands that the case would be heard in Hamlin with a jury of six people. The case is before Judge Thompson after Chief Circuit Court Judge Jay Hoke recused himself. Judge ...

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  10. Our Children, Our Future Forum set for Saturday, February 28Read the original story

    Monday Feb 23 | Lincoln Journal

    ... to participate in our forum to combat child poverty on February 28, 2015 at 1:00 pm at Lincoln County High School in Hamlin, WV for a presentation on the 2015 Platform. At this event, community members from Lincoln Co. will ask legislators to make ...

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  11. Courthouse Records - 2/25/2015Read the original story

    Monday Feb 23 | Lincoln Journal

    Lincoln County BANKRUPTCIES: Guy Anderson & Dorothy Lynn Plumley, Hamlin, Chapter 7: Assets, $104,298; Liabilities, $141,971. County Court records LAND TRANSFERS, etc.: .23 ac more or less deed with consideration between Cleve Vance and Kevin Wiley, $29,400., Harts Dist., as of 10-1-14.

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  12. Obituaries - 2/25/2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 23 | Lincoln Journal

    ... a member of the Local 1353 for sixty-seven years. He is survived by his three sons; Dallas (Delores) Roberts of West Hamlin, W.V., Wondel (Patricia) Roberts of Alum Creek, W.V., and Tony (Pam) Roberts of Hamlin, W.V., one Grandson; Greg (Teresa) ...

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  13. Support the levies, support our countyRead the original story

    Monday Feb 23 | Lincoln Journal

    ... on the streets and hollows. No birds. No cars. No school kids. No businesses. No one filing taxes on Walnut Street in Hamlin. No one even stopping at Hager's for an urgently needed length of pipe. Yet at 3 p.m., a Lincoln EMS ambulance carefully ...

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  14. Bobcats win two of three over WildcatsRead the original story

    Monday Feb 16 | Lincoln Journal

    The Hamlin Bobcats played host to Guyan Valley on Eighth Grade Night this past Monday and took two of the three contests played. The Bobcat Boys and Wildcats got into the usual barn burner with Hamlin going up 10-8 after the first period and made it 22-14 at the half.

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  15. Lions avenge earlier defeat with win over visiting BobcatsRead the original story

    Monday Feb 16 | Lincoln Journal

    The Harts Lions have had a very successful year and continued on their way to avenging an earlier season loss to the Hamlin Bobcats by a score of 56-33 at Harts on Tuesday night as the Lions celebrated Eighth Grade Night. The first period was close with Harts holding a 14-12 advantage, but the Lions roared away by extending the lead to 30-17 at the half.

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  16. School board round-up: January 20 sessionRead the original story

    Monday Feb 16 | Lincoln Journal

    The Lincoln County Board of Education unanimously approved all items moved for a decision at the January 20, 2015 regular session in Hamlin. All five members of the board were present for the meeting, which concluded with a three-hour evaluation of Superintendent Patricia Lucas.

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  17. Commission round-up: January 15 sessionRead the original story

    Monday Feb 16 | Lincoln Journal

    The three members of the Lincoln County Commission unanimously approved the following items at the January 15, 2015 regular session in Hamlin. *Approved the hiring of Ryan Porter as humane officer / process server effective January 19, 2015.

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  18. Commission approves $1,000 donationsRead the original story

    Monday Feb 16 | Lincoln Journal

    ... session, held Thursday afternoon, February 12, 2015. *LCHS Supporters - $1,000 *LCHS Football Boosters - $1,000 *Hamlin PK-8 - 3rd Grade Weather Machine - $1,000 *Hamlin PK-8 5th Grade Trip - $1,000 *Central Neighborhood Crime Watch - $1,000 ...

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  19. 4 of 5 LC delegates vote for judge poll changesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 16 | Lincoln Journal

    ... day. Moffatt and Eldridge represent 14 of Lincoln County's 16 precincts in District 22. The other two precincts (Hamlin and a small portion of West Hamlin) are represented by Delegates Hornbuckle, Miller, and Morgan) in District 16. District 22 ...

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  20. Man tasered, arrested in struggle with deputyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 16 | Lincoln Journal

    Multiple law enforcement units responded to assist a Lincoln County Sheriff's deputy after an incident at a mobile home facility in West Hamlin, last week. The drama unfolded at Claudia's Trailer Court, Tuesday afternoon, February 10, 2015.

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