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  1. Taxes generated by visitors on the rise in 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 23 | Marietta Times

    ... SAM SHAWVER The Marietta Times A group of about 80 youths from the Bob Hartley Mountain Heart Camp at Cedar Lakes in Ripley, W.Va., took an excursion aboard the Valley Gem Sternwheeler Wednesday afternoon. The camp is a week-long event for children, ...

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  2. Ash recognized for lifetime achievementRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 23 | Tyler Star News

    The Mountaineer Collegiate FFA recently recognized Jim Ash of Alma with the Layle D. Lawrence Honorary Mountaineer Lifetime Achievement Award at the West Virginia State FFA Convention held at Cedar Lakes near Ripley, W.Va.

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  3. Farewell TransmissionRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 23 | Morgantown

    ... said that he wrote his first album, Songs: Ohia, in his grandmother's basement here. And April Wolfe, who lives in Ripley and runs the blog, Common Folk Music, sees a connection between Jason's music and the sounds and culture of Appalachia. "Jason ...

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  4. Fun At Junior Fair Rolls OnRead the original story

    Monday Jul 21 | WCHS-TV Charleston

    ... today. It's the 57th year for the Jackson County Junior Fair, held at the Cottageville fairgrounds just outside of Ripley. It features live stock shows, a carnival and 4-H showcases. The gates open at 7:30 a.m. this morning and the swine show begins ...

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  5. Craftsman makes custom cornhole gamesRead the original story

    Saturday Jul 19 | The Inter-Mountain

    ... $75 for half-size games to $150 to the full-size ones with elaborate decals which he purchases from Custom Detail in Ripley for applying to his masterpieces. A full-size basic wooden game is $80 while one for children runs around $50. If the bags ...

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  6. Mountain State Art & Craft Fair Has Big YearRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 15 | WCHS-TV Charleston

    Ripley , Jackson County , West Virginia The Mountain State Art & Craft Fair had a big turnout and an even bigger profit this year.

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  7. Callaway Jr. Tour stops at ParkersburgRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 15 | Weirton Daily Times

    ... it hurts, but I made it through." Moore also had taken time off and put the clubs away while attending church camp in Ripley recently. He is just now getting acclimated in time for the West Virginia Open beginning Monday at The Resort at Glade ...

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  8. Medalist honors go to Moore at PCCRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 14 | NewsandSentinel.com

    ... it hurts, but I made it through." Moore also had taken time off and put the clubs away while attending church camp in Ripley recently. He is just now getting acclimated in time for the West Virginia Open beginning Monday at The Resort at Glade ...

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  9. Marjorie Willey JamesRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 10 | NewsandSentinel.com

    ... three grandchildren and two great-grandchildren; two brothers, Paul (Linda) McGrew of Parkersburg, and Earl Folden of Ripley; two sisters, Helen Westbrook of Parkersburg, and Edna (Ed) Laughery of Sandusky, Ohio; and several nieces and nephews. In ...

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  10. Shelley Moore Capito Campaigns Amid Father's Complicated LegacyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 9 | Roll Call

    RIPLEY, W.Va.- In Rep. Shelley Moore Capito's bid for Senate, Republicans and Democrats frequently cite one major political asset: Her middle name.

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  11. What You Missed: An Independence Day Parade in 69 SecondsRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 8 | Roll Call

    ... the country to catch candidates and beauty queens marching in their local parades. This year I found myself at the Ripley, W.Va., Fourth of July parade billed as "The USA's Largest Small Town Independence Day Celebration." This is a collection of ...

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  12. Independence Day Weekend: 2014Read the original story

    Monday Jul 7 | Roll Call

    American flags decorate the hood of an antique Ford car in the 4th of July Parade in Ripley, W. Va., on July 4, 2014.

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  13. Art And Crafts Fair Wraps UpRead the original story

    Saturday Jul 5 | WCHS-TV Charleston

    Ripley , Kanawha County , West Virginia It was the third and final day at the Mountain State Art and Craft festival in Ripley Saturday, and still hundreds of people showed up for all the fun.

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  14. It's all about tradition at Mountain State Art and Craft FairRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 4 | West Virginia Metro

    RIPLEY, W.Va. - Thousands descended on Cedar Lakes Conference Center in Jackson County Thursday for the start of the 51st Annual Mountain State Art and Craft Fair.

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  15. Beulah Mae SmithRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 3 | NewsandSentinel.com

    Beulah Mae Smith, 85, of Ravenswood, W.Va., passed away July 2, 2014, at Jackson General Hospital, Ripley, W.Va.

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  16. CraftsmanshipRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 3 | NewsandSentinel.com

    ... fairs. With partly sunny skies and a breeze blowing through the grounds of the Cedar Lakes Conference Center near Ripley, organizers, vendors and visitors all agreed the weather was perfect for the start of the 51st annual fair. The three-day event, ...

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  17. Ripley Set To Continue Nation's Oldest July 4th CelebrationRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 3 | WCHS-TV Charleston

    Ripley , Jackson County , West Virginia Ripley is set once again to host the largest small town Independence Day celebration in the U.S. The annual celebration in Jackson County dates back to the 1800s, and billed as the oldest parade and celebration of July 4th in the nation.

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  18. Which town has the best Independence Day celebration?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 3 | West Virginia Metro

    ... event. But this year, two towns claim to have the very best Independence Day celebration. In one corner, you have Ripley in Jackson County. In the other corner, you have Alderson in Greenbrier and Monroe counties. Officials in both say their ...

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  19. Lincoln County author big winner at writer's conferenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 3 | Lincoln Journal

    The West Virginia Writers held its annual conference and awards banquet June 13 to 15 at Cedar Lakes in Ripley.

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  20. Carnival Raises Funds For Fire, Police DepartmentsRead the original story

    Saturday Jun 28 | WCHS-TV Charleston

    ... money for, but for the community as well. Next week, the carnival will be heading to Ashland and they will be in Ripley for the Fourth of July. A fire at natural gas well site in southeastern Ohio near the West Virginia state line is forcing a few ...

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