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  1. Harrison County woman sentenced after committing tax fraudRead the original story

    Yesterday | Big News Network.com

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  2. Harrison County woman sentenced after committing tax fraudRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | West Virginia Metro

    Pamela S. Bailey, 55, of West Milford, received one year and one day in prison for providing false information on her 2011 income tax return. An IRS investigation revealed Bailey underestimated her taxable income resulting in unpaid taxes in excess of $42,000.

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  3. Detroit native sentenced for trafficking drugs to Harrison CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | West Virginia Metro

    ... in March to one count of possession with intent to distribute oxycodone. An investigation by the Greater Harrison County Drug and Violent Crime Task Force, a HIDTA-funded initiative, revealed Daniels would travel from Michigan to West Virginia with ...

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  4. secimageRead the original story

    Wednesday | The Corydon Democrat

    The Harrison County Board of Commissioners met with the financial planning committee of the county council last week to discuss the riverboat gaming funds "what if" spending analysis.

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  5. Recount filed in Blue River trustee raceRead the original story

    Tuesday Nov 25 | The Corydon Democrat

    After a slim margin separated the two contestants in the Blue River Township Trustee race election night, a request for a recount was filed with the Harrison County Circuit Court Friday, the last day to do so.

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  6. CCC Museum hosts November meetingRead the original story

    Tuesday Nov 25 | The Inter-Mountain

    ... Dr. Robert Anderson of Bridgeport read the Kudos article from a recent newpaper article recognizing the Harrison County Commission and CCC Museum for their accomplishments with the replica barracks project and improvements to the Quiet Dell Grade ...

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  7. Three Harrison County residents sentenced on drug crimesRead the original story

    Tuesday Nov 25 | Big News Network.com

    Matthew Vanhorn, 28, and Megan Counts, 24, both of Stonewood, were discovered in February 2013 selling heroin near the Stonewood City Park. Each pleaded guilty in January to one count of possession with intent to distribute heroin within 1000 feet of a protected location.

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  8. Harrison County man sentenced after threatening the PresidentRead the original story

    Tuesday Nov 25 | Big News Network.com

    ... of Big News Network. CLARKSBURG, W. Va. After making threats against the President of the United State, a Harrison County man has been convicted and sentenced in federal court. Timothy Boram, 64, of Nutter Fort pleaded guilty Monday and was ...

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  9. More W.Va. court records to go digital in 2015Read the original story

    Monday Nov 24 | NewsandSentinel.com

    The West Virginia Supreme Court is implementing a pilot electronic filing project in 14 counties. The project got under way in December 2013 when a lawsuit was filed electronically in the Marion County Circuit Clerk's Office.

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  10. Marcum vying for Minority Leader positionRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 24 | Williamson Daily News Online

    ... the current House Speaker Tim Miley who was predicted to be the next Minority Leader. Miley, a Democrat from Harrison County, was elected as speaker of the House in the summer of 2013 after former Speaker Rick Thompson stepped down to take a ...

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  11. Hall taking the assistant prosecutor's job in LewisRead the original story

    Monday Nov 24 | The Inter-Mountain

    ... retirement benefits and the job will only be nine miles from his house. "I could've probably went back to Harrison County and been the assistant prosecutor there. They asked me and said I was always welcome there but if I'm going to be an assistant ...

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  12. Federal grand jury indicts Pennsylvania man on drug trafficking chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 19 | West Virginia Metro

    Reginald Maurice Teasley, Jr., 38, of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania is charged with one count of possession with intent to distribute heroin, following an investigation by the Greater Harrison County Drug and Violent Crime Task Force, a HIDTA-funded initiative.

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  13. Two convicted of drug trafficking chargesRead the original story

    Tuesday Nov 18 | Big News Network.com

    ... one count of aiding and abetting the distribution of cocaine base following an investigation by the Greater Harrison County Drug and Violent Crime Task Force, a HIDTA-funded initiative. He faces up to 20 years in prison and a fine of up to ...

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  14. Two convicted of distributing "bath salts" in Harrison CountyRead the original story

    Tuesday Nov 18 | Big News Network.com

    ... analogue. An investigation by the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives and the Greater Harrison County Drug and Violent Crime Task Force, a HIDTA-funded initiative, revealed that Furner and Swiger sold bath salts known as ';Power X ...

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  15. Quick TakesRead the original story

    Saturday Nov 15 | Weirton Daily Times

    ... from Frostburg State University. APPOINTED: Shawn Adkins, an assistant prosecuting attorney in Harrison County, has been appointed to the position of Special Assistant U.S. Attorney with the U.S. Attorney's Office for the Northern District of West ...

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  16. Traffic stop turns into drug bust in Harrison CountyRead the original story

    Friday Nov 14 | Big News Network.com

    ... among six bags, weighing scales, packaging materials and $2,166 in cash, located in a backpack. On Thursday, Harrison County Sheriff's Department Deputy Chase Snyder originally stopped the suspects' vehicle at the intersection of Route 98 and ...

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  17. Clarksburg woman to serve prison time for involvement in painkiller distribution networkRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 14 | West Virginia Metro

    A Harrison County woman has been sentenced to serve time in prison after her involvement with an illegal distribution network for a controlled substance. Juanita Farnsworth, 31, of Clarksburg, will spend 37 months in prison after she pleaded guilty in March 2014 to one count of possession with intent to distribute oxycodone. 1 comment

  18. Guilty verdict reached in trial of 2010 Harrison County murderRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 13 | West Virginia Metro

    After a trail which lasted over a week and hours of jury deliberations spanning over the course of two days, a man accused in a 2010 Harrison County murder was found guilty. The prosecution successfully argued its case that Payne, along with codefendant Darnell Bouie, 37, of Turtle Creek, Pennsylvania, planned to rob Jayar Poindexter, 30, of McKeesport, Pennsylvania, of drugs and money at his Clarksburg residence in the Quarry Apartments during January of 2010.

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  19. Special Assistant U.S. Attorney appointed in Harrison CountyRead the original story

    Thursday Nov 13 | Big News Network.com

    CLARKSBURG, W. Va. The U.S. Attorney for the Northern District of West Virginia has appointed an Assistant Prosecuting Attorney in Harrison County to also serve as a federal prosecutor. 2 comments

  20. Fairmont woman sentenced on drug crimes involving Harrison County pill operationRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 12 | West Virginia Metro

    ... of a communication facility to distribute buprenorphine. The plea came after an investigation by the Greater Harrison County Drug and Violent Crime Task Force, a HIDTA-funded initiative, which began after citizen complaints surrounding prescription ... 7 comments