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  1. Involving families is a valuable recruiting tool for fire departmentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 27 | EMS1

    Fire departments across the country are struggling to recruit and retain volunteer firefighters . Small departments in rural areas are especially dependent on volunteer firefighters to serve and protect their communities.As a firefighter with Shinnston Volunteer Fire Department in Shinnston, W. Va., our department has emphasized a family-oriented approach in order to recruit volunteers.

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  2. Why involving families is a valuable recruiting tool for fire departmentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 26 | Firerescue1

    Assistant Fire Chief Derek McIntyre with his son, Colton, during one of Shinnston Fire Department's family days. Fire departments across the country are struggling torecruit and retain volunteer firefighters.

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  3. Harrison County bank robber enters guilty plea in courtRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 26 | West Virginia Metro

    A Harrison County man arrested after robbing two banks over the summer has entered into a plea deal regarding the first crime. As part of the deal, William Arney Amos, 35, of Shinnston, pleaded guilty Monday afternoon in Harrison County Circuit Court to a felony count of robbery in exchange for having one count of making threats of terrorist acts, conveying false information concerning terrorist acts and committing terrorist hoaxes dropped by the state.

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  4. 3 sent to hospital after house fire in Harrison CountyRead the original story

    Friday Jan 23 | Big News Network.com

    ... in Gypsy, damaging most of the structure but not to the point where it is considered a total loss. Crews from Shinnston, Spelter, Lumberport, Nutter Fort, Worthington, Monongah and the Harrison County EMS responded to the scene. HealthNet was called ...

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  5. After weeks-long investigation Harrison County man arrested on arson chargesRead the original story

    Tuesday Jan 20 | Big News Network.com

    ... Big News Network. Leroy Allen Williams Leroy Allen Williams, 26, of Meadowbrook, is alleged to have set fire to a Shinnston residence on December 29 after the victim reported the incident in person to Troopers at the Bridgeport detachment, showing ...

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  6. After weeks-long investigation, Harrison County man arrested on arson chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 20 | West Virginia Metro

    A weeks-long investigation by State Police led to the arrest of a Harrison County man on charges related to arson. Leroy Allen Williams, 26, of Meadowbrook, is alleged to have set fire to a Shinnston residence on December 29 after the victim reported the incident in person to Troopers at the Bridgeport detachment, showing visible burn injuries.

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  7. Jury finds Shriver guiltyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 14 | Tyler Star News

    Tensions were high in Tyler County Circuit Court Friday as a jury of his peers found Howard Paul Shriver, 35, of Shinnston, guilty of several charges, not the least of which being attempted murder in the second degree. Shriver was also found guilty of burglary, violation of a protection order, two counts of retaliation against a witness, unlawful restraint, three counts of domestic assault, and destruction of property.

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  8. July bank robber, August shootout suspects among 60 indictments by Harrison County grand juryRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 6 | West Virginia Metro

    ... him from possessing and firing the .357 magnum as witness reports indicate he did. William Arney Amos, 35, of Shinnston, is charged with one count of robbery and one count of making threats of terroristic acts, He is alleged to have robbed ...

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  9. Wheeling Police looking for escaped juvenileRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 22, 2014 | WTOV9

    ... area with canines and several cruisers. The young man is Travis Martin, who was convicted of grand larceny out of Shinnston, W. Va. Martin is 5-foot-8, 150 pounds, with brown hair and brown eyes. According to police, at the time of his escape, he ...

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  10. Judge rules Morgantown truck ban unenforceableRead the original story

    Dec 17, 2014 | Big News Network.com

    In less than an hour, a Kanawha County Circuit Court judge ruled against a Morgantown's ban on heavy truck traffic. Nuzum Trucking Co., of Shinnston, and Preston Contractors Inc., of Kingwood, filed a suit against the city of Morgantown and the state Division of Highways challenging the city's jurisdiction to regulate traffic on a state road.

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  11. EHS downs Liberty, 71-33Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 17, 2014 | The Inter-Mountain

    ... take on sectional opponent Hampshire on Saturday." The varsity Tigers are now 1-1 on the season and will travel to Shinnston Thursday to take on Big 10 Conference opponent Lincoln. Tipoff is slated for 7:30 p.m.

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  12. Judge rules Morgantown truck ban unenforceableRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 16, 2014 | West Virginia Metro

    In less than an hour, a Kanawha County Circuit Court judge ruled against a municipal ban on heavy truck traffic. Nuzum Trucking Co., of Shinnston, and Preston Contractors Inc., of Kingwood, filed a suit against the city of Morgantown and the Division of Highways challenging the city's jurisdiction to regulate traffic on a state road.

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  13. Bowling, BarbaraRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 12, 2014 | Newark Advocate

    ... born on October 1, 1944, in Clarksburg, West Virginia, to Edwin and Marie Armstrong Tetrick. She graduated from Shinnston High School and Fairmont State College, where she majored in Elementary Education. After graduation, she began a life-long ...

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  14. Holiday CraftsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 2, 2014 | The Inter-Mountain

    ... married in June, but their happily ever after was short-lived. Both Tessla and Dennis were working out of town in Shinnston when the blaze occurred, leaning of it only after arriving home that fateful November night, Armentrout said. "The greatest ...

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  15. Bond reduction is denied in caseRead the original story

    Nov 25, 2014 | Tyler Star News

    Judge Mark A. Karl ruled in Tyler County Circuit Court Monday that a man accused of using an axe-like weapon in an attempt to break into a home and attack his wife and two children should stay on home confinement, denying release on bond. On Nov. 6 Jay Gerber, attorney for Howard Paul Shriver, 34, of Shinnston, W.Va., had argued for a bond modification.

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  16. Betty FluhartyRead the original story

    Nov 25, 2014 | The Inter-Mountain

    ... Kevin and Berri Fluharty, of Poca; six grandchildren, Brandi, Ashley and Cody Fluharty, all of Poca, Ryan White of Shinnston, Tony Romano and Charla Romano Williams, formally of Bridgeport; five great-grandchildren, Jaydon, Reagan, Emilee, Parker ...

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  17. Marion County Korean War Veterans Memorial undoneRead the original story

    Nov 16, 2014 | NewsandSentinel.com

    ... and been interviewed for articles by reporters from several newspapers about the impressive plan. Hardman, a Shinnston native and Vietnam veteran, is a patient man willing to discuss every aspect of the project, including challenges, progress, and ...

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  18. W.Va. bed and breakfasts honoring veteransRead the original story

    Nov 8, 2014 | The Inter-Mountain

    ... d. Reservations need to be made directly with the participating inns. Kathleen Panek, owner of the Gillum House in Shinnston, says the hospitality businesses want to thank members of the armed forces with a good night's rest.

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  19. Purple for a Purpose' Day is Nov. 13Read the original story

    Nov 7, 2014 | The Inter-Mountain

    ... nald's include: Bridgeport, Buckhannon, Clarksburg, Elkins, Glenville, New Pointe, Nutter Fort, Parsons, Philippi, Shinnston and Weston.

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  20. Richards Ready For Outlaw ReturnRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 4, 2014 | National Speed Sport News

    Three-time World of Outlaws Late Model Series champion Josh Richards returns to World of Outlaws Late Model Series action for the first time in nearly a year this weekend as the national tour wraps up the 2014 season at the eighth annual Bad Boy Buggies World of Outlaws World Finals at The Dirt Track at Charlotte. After sitting out the majority of the season due to nerve issues in his hands, Richards, 26, of Shinnston, W.Va., was cleared by doctors to return to the seat of the Rocket Chassis house car in time for a pair of non-series events in October.

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