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  1. Emergency crews continue to battle apartment fireRead the original story

    Sunday May 10 | WOAY

    ... say they do not know the cause of the fire at this time. Oak Hill, Montgomery, Loop Creek, Armstrong Creek, Boomer, Smithers, and Belle Fire Departments were all dispatched to the scene. General and Jan Care Ambulances were also on scene. ...

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  2. Chief Magistrate resignsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 5 | Williamson Daily News Online

    ... age of 21. He is a 25 year veteran of the force and currently holds a position in the senior staff under Col. J. Smithers. As a WVSP trooper, Marcum worked at the Williamson detachment from 1998 to 2002 and recalled his days of working with ... 2 comments

  3. Police effort aimed at kidsRead the original story

    Apr 2, 2015 | NewsandSentinel.com

    ... District of West Virginia Booth Goodwin to appear at an event Tuesday with him, Tomblin, State Police Col. Jay Smithers and others to unveil the West Virginia Center for Children's Justice. Housed at the West Virginia State Police Professional ...

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  4. Handle With Care initiative unveiled at Police AcademyRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 31, 2015 | West Virginia Metro

    CHARLESTON, W.Va- A new initiative called Handle With Care was unveiled this afternoon at the WV State Police Academy in Dunbar. Governor Earl Ray Tomblin, State Police Colonel Jay Smithers, and Federal Prosecutor Booth Goodwin all spoke in praise of the program which will aim to quickly provide help to children who experience trauma as a result of violence or crime in their homes.

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  5. Governor, Goodwin and state and local officials unveil West Virginia...Read the original story

    Mar 31, 2015 | Huntington News

    Governor Earl Ray Tomblin, United States Attorney Booth Goodwin, and West Virginia State Police Colonel Jay Smithers, and other state and local officials, along with school, law enforcement, and child advocacy and mental health professionals, came together today to unveil the West Virginia Center for Children's Justice. The Center, a collaborative effort between Goodwin's office, West Virginia State Police and West Virginia Department of Health and Human Resources, Bureau for Children and Families, will serve as a statewide clearinghouse for information, resources, training and technical assistance.

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  6. WVSP: Nicholas County won't go uncoveredRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 29, 2015 | West Virginia Metro

    ... changes we need to make, move resources and manpower around," Baylous said. State Police Superintendent Col. Jay Smithers has been in conservation with NIcholas County officials including the county's prosecutor and circuit judge. Baylous said ... 46 comments

  7. Fires out at train derailment site, evacuation order mostly liftedRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 20, 2015 | West Virginia Metro

    ... had previously been lifted in other areas. CSX temporarily relocated its Outreach Center to Valley High School in Smithers. Hours were from 12 p.m. to 8 p.m. Friday and from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. on Saturday and Sunday. The Outreach Center will reopen at ...

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  8. Boil Water Advisory LiftedRead the original story

    Feb 20, 2015 | Huntington News

    West Virginia American Water has lifted the precautionary boil water advisory for all customers served by the company's Montgomery water system. The system serves approximately 2,000 customers in the communities of Montgomery, Smithers, Cannelton, London, Handley and Hughes Creek.

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  9. Some W.Va. residents allowed to return home after train derailmentRead the original story

    Feb 19, 2015 | Post-gazette.com

    ... trenches near the derailment site. CSX will be relocating its outreach center on Friday to Valley High School in Smithers, W.Va. It will be open from noon to 8 p.m. on Friday and 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. on Saturday and Sunday. The outreach center at the ...

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  10. Hundreds displaced after train derailment sparks explosionRead the original story

    Feb 18, 2015 | WSJV-TV South Bend

    ... r supply to more than 2,000 customers. Officials with CSX opened a new shelter on Tuesday at the Glen Ferris Inn in Smithers. Anyone in need of shelter or medical attention is urged to check-in.

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  11. In West Virginia, a collective sigh after the chaosRead the original story

    Feb 18, 2015 | Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

    ... under a boil water advisory. Many had been without drinking water for about a half-day. At Valley High School in Smithers, W.Va., police officers loaded cases of drinking water into people's cars. Downstream further, workers and volunteers in ...

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  12. Advisory issued due to loss of system pressure following plant shut...Read the original story

    Feb 18, 2015 | Huntington News

    ... Montgomery water system. The system serves approximately 2,000 customers in the communities of Montgomery, Smithers, Cannelton, London, Handley and Hughes Creek. The Montgomery treatment plant was shut down as a precaution at approximately 2:30 p.m. ...

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  13. Montgomery customers expected to lose water service within a few...Read the original story

    Feb 16, 2015 | Huntington News

    ... the Kanawha River a few miles downstream of the accident, provides water service to the communities of Montgomery, Smithers, Cannelton, London, Handley and Hughes Creek. The company's Kanawha Valley and New River systems are not affected by this ...

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  14. Cadets blow by Tornadoes, 65-41Read the original story

    Feb 5, 2015 | NewsandSentinel.com

    ... an issue all season and one he plans to correct before his Cadets have a big road test in Woodsfield in two days. SMITHERS - Zac Warden went off for 26 points and host Valley (Fayette) knocked off Paden City, 71-57, on Wednesday in the West Virginia ...

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  15. Pet Tales: Animal Advocates saves cats and dogsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 24, 2015 | Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

    Smithers is a gray tabby cat who seems to be happy with his current life. He has things to climb and his choice of lounging and sleeping spots in two rooms and a sun porch.

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  16. Charleston man convicted on drug chargesRead the original story

    Jan 7, 2015 | WOAY

    A Charleston man is convicted on drug charges from last year. Wendell Terry was arrested in early 2014 in the Smithers area after a package that was being delivered to his parents house was intercepted by West Virginia State Police.

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  17. Civil case settled against Thornsbury and other defendantsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 17, 2014 | Williamson Daily News Online

    ... Commission for Jarrod Fletcher (former Mingo County Emergency Services Director); Jeff Cline; WVSP Commander Jay Smithers; former WVSP trooper Brandon Moore; the Town of Gilbert and Nathen Glanden, an ex-officer with the Gilbert police force. ...

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