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  1. Lady Cats hang on to beat East 7-6Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Logan Banner

    ... but only three base hits while striking out eight. LHS was scheduled to host Winfield on Tuesday. The Lady Cats play at Poca on Thursday and host county rival Chapmanville on Friday in a pair of 5:30 p.m. games. The Man High School softball team won ...

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  2. Ward pitches Lady Cats past St. AlbansRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 22 | Logan Banner

    ... more in the sixth. The win snapped the Lady Cats' four-game losing skid. Logan had lost 2-1 in eight innings at home to Poca on April 16, then went 0-3 last weekend in the Best of the Best Tournament at Buffalo. LHS was slated to host Wyoming East ...

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  3. Overnight Energy: Obama maps out energy infrastructure planRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 21 | The Hill

    PIPELINES AND TRANSMISSION LINES AND STORAGE, OH MY: The Obama administration rolled out an energy infrastructure plan Tuesday that it said would help business and increase jobs. The plan is outlined in recommendations from the Energy Department's first quadrennial energy review, which found the country's system of pipelines, electric transmission lines, energy storage and other infrastructure lacking.

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  4. Dots topple Lady Cats 2-1 in 8Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 18 | Logan Banner

    Logan High School's Kiana Hill is tagged out at third base in a bizarre double play in Thursday night's 2-1 loss at home to the Poca Dots.

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  5. Videos: Poca 2, Logan 1, 8 inningsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 16 | Logan Banner

    Logan High School softball pitcher Aarron Ward gets Poca's Jasmine Luckart to ground out to second baseman Hana Sedlock in Thursday night's 2-1 win by the Dots over host Logan in eight innings.

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  6. Rite Aid: 6 Key Takeaways From The FY 2015 Earnings CallRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 14 | Seeking Alpha

    ... at full throttle. It is the consolidation of three current distribution locations - Charlotte, NC; Tuscaloosa, AL; and Poca, WV. This $90 million new distribution center, the first opened by Rite Aid in 15 years, and the conversion of all stores to ...

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  7. Queen reigns as Lady Cats conquer St. AlbansRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 14 | Logan Banner

    ... to flooding which closed schools across Lincoln County. Logan is slated to host Westside on Wednesday at 5:30 p.m. and Poca on Thursday in a 6 p.m. contest before heading to Buffalo this Friday and Saturday for the Best of the Best Tournament.

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  8. Lady Cats win two at East, stay red hotRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 12 | Logan Banner

    ... ady Cats then play at Lincoln County on Tuesday at 5:30 p.m. before hosting Westside on Wednesday at 5:30 p.m. and then Poca on Thursday at 6. This weekend, Logan is set to play in the Best of the Best Tournament at Buffalo.

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  9. Administration using weapons of mass deception to push ObamaTradeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 12 | Examiner.com

    Previously, ObamaTrade was covered as a threat to American democratic order . The administration is pulling out all the stops to push the global corporate governance, and this column will address some of the false claims being made to argue for this assault on American sovereignty.

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  10. 'Surveillance State Repeal' Bill Gets Bipartisan SupportRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 7 | Truthdig

    A bipartisan group of lawmakers is planning to push for a new bill to stop the federal government from forcing tech companies from giving it access to customer emails, texts and photos. Rep. Mark Pocan, D-Wis., is spearheading the proposed legislation - called the Surveillance State Repeal Act - with the help of five co-sponsors, including Rep. Thomas Massie, R-Ky.

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  11. Jury Awards $3M to West Virginia Man in Ford Crash LawsuitRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 6 | Insurance Journal West

    A 74-year-old West Virginia man who sued Ford Motor Company after his gas pedal got stuck, causing him to crash his truck, has been awarded more than $3 million in damages. The Charleston Gazette reports that a federal jury in Huntington ruled in favor of Howard Nease of Poca, W. Va.

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  12. Jury awards $3M to W.Va. man who sued Ford after crashRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 2 | NewsandSentinel.com

    A 74-year-old West Virginia man who sued Ford Motor Company after his gas pedal got stuck, causing him to crash his truck, has been awarded more than $3 million in damages. The Charleston Gazette reports that a federal jury in Huntington this week ruled in favor of Howard Nease of Poca.

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  13. Bill would stop feds from mandating 'backdoor' to dataRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 2 | USA Today

    A bipartisan group of lawmakers is set to push for legislation that would bar federal agents from forcing tech companies to give them access to customers' emails, texts and photos. Bill would stop feds from mandating 'backdoor' to data A bipartisan group of lawmakers is set to push for legislation that would bar federal agents from forcing tech companies to give them access to customers' emails, texts and photos.

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  14. Tigers pound on Poca Dots, 15-1Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 29 | Logan Banner

    The Class AA No. 2-ranked Tiger baseball team improved to 5-0 overall and 4-0 in the Cardinal Conference with Friday night's 15-1 win at Poca at a chilly Poca High School baseball field.

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  15. Smith is top BearRead the original story

    Thursday Mar 26 | Morning Journal

    ... brother, Luke, a sophomore, was named captain of the second team. The rare dual family honor seems fitting considering Poca's undefeated season was the first in the state in 28 years. Capping that 1986-87 campaign was Paden City finishing 27-0 and ...

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  16. Frampton brothers highlight AA all-state selectionsRead the original story

    Thursday Mar 26 | Big News Network.com

    ... title. Add another to the list - players from the same team being named first- and second-team all-state captains. Poca senior Noah Frampton was named captain of the 2015 Class AA all-state first team as selected by the West Virginia Sports Writers ...

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  17. Left and Right Teaming up for Surveillance State Repeal ActRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | Institute for Public Accuracy

    The Daily Caller reports in " House Revives Bill To Completely Repeal The Patriot Act, Dismantle NSA Spying ," that: "Some of the strongest reforms to the U.S. national security apparatus ever introduced in Congress were revived Tuesday by a pair of congressmen in the House of Representatives. "Wisconsin Democratic Rep. Mark Pocan and Kentucky Republican Rep. Thomas Massie announced in a press release their intention to reintroduce the Surveillance State Repeal Act - a bill first introduced following the Snowden leaks in 2013 that would completely repeal the Patriot Act and the 2008 FISA Amendments Act, as well as introduce reforms to the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Court.

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  18. 'Surveillance State Repeal' Push Resumes on Capitol HillRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 24, 2015 | US News & World Report

    Reps. Thomas Massie, R-Ky., right, and Mark Pocan, D-Wis., left, say it's time to repeal laws invoked to violate constitutional rights. As the expiration of controversial Patriot Act provisions nears, anti-mass surveillance congressmen and privacy advocates are pushing for wholesale repeal of that 2001 law.

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  19. House Members Move To Repeal The Patriot Act With Strongest Anti-Surveillance Bill To DateRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 24, 2015 | ThinkProgress

    Overshadowed by congressional budget talks, Reps. Mark Pocan and Thomas Massie quietly introduced the strongest anti-surveillance bill to date that would strip the government of much of its spying power.

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  20. Legislate against Big BrotherRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 24, 2015 | Cato Institute

    Nearly two years after Edward Snowden's sensational revelations about the scope of the National Security Agency's mass surveillance programs targeting the communications of Americans, Congress has yet to pass legislation to end those programs. Two House lawmakers have just offered a bill to do just that.

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