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  1. Harrison County SCAD unit makes large heroin bustRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Big News Network.com

    ... NUTTER FORT, W. Va. A traffic stop in Stonewood lead to one of the biggest heroin busts ever for the Harrison County Street Crimes and Drug unit. Ralph Gordan ';Mook'; Gaston, Jr., of Monroeville, Pennsylvania, Gerald Lee Pass, Jr., 28, of ...

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  2. Bunny, one of two horses seized for neglect in Harrison County, has coltRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | WTOV9

    A high-profile animal cruelty case that was supposed to go to trial Wednesday was continued inside the Harrison County Courthouse on Wednesday. The reason? The defendant, Kenneth Fiester, who was charged with animal cruelty, wanted time to find an attorney.

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  3. Harrison County SCAD unit makes large heroin bustRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | West Virginia Metro

    A traffic stop in Stonewood lead to one of the biggest heroin busts ever for the Harrison County Street Crimes and Drug unit. Ralph Gordan "Mook" Gaston, Jr., of Monroeville, Pennsylvania, Gerald Lee Pass, Jr., 28, of Pittsburgh and Migeah "Miguel" Dennis Edward Smith, 25, of Pittsburgh were captured Tuesday night around 9:00 p.m. with 52 and a half bricks -just over 2,600 doses- of heroin.

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  4. Another Pipeline Project on WayRead the original story

    Yesterday | The Intelligencer

    ... Pine Grove in Wetzel County, through Doddridge County, to the connection with the Atlantic Coast Pipeline in Harrison County. "We will fairly negotiate with the landowner to place this line in this right-of-way," Orndorff wrote. "The Supply Header ...

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  5. Lewis County man sentenced in federal court for illegal acquisition of painkillersRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | West Virginia Metro

    ... conspiracy to use the DEA registration number of another person. An investigation conducted by the Greater Harrison County Drug Task Force revealed Brantley attempted to use Dr. Milan's DEA registration number to obtain oxycodone, hydrocodone and ...

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  6. Harrison County man enters guilty plea to involvement in infant son's deathRead the original story

    Tuesday | Big News Network.com

    ... spectrum and is administered by Mainstream Media EC on behalf of Big News Network. CLARKSBURG, W. Va. A Harrison County man has entered a guilty plea for his involvement in the death of his 3-month-old son. Clovis Harold McCoy, 32, of Shinnston ...

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  7. Upshur County man sentenced to prison for harboring a fugitiveRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 20 | West Virginia Metro

    Dustin Tyler Moore, 24, of Buckhannon will serve four months in prison after pleading guilty in August to one count of Concealing a Person from Arrest. The sentence handed down Monday by U.S. District Judge Irene M. Keely is the result of a U.S. Marshals Service investigation which revealed Moore used his vehicle to transport an armed robbery suspect for whom the Harrison County Sheriff's Department had obtained a felony arrest warrant.

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  8. Probable cause hearing delayed for Harrison County MagistrateRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 20 | West Virginia Metro

    Magistrate Mark Gorby was originally scheduled to appear before Kim Blair, the special Magistrate assigned to the case on Wednesday. However, one of Gorby's lawyers in in the process of becoming licensed to practice law in the Mountain State.

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  9. DUI traffic stop leads to drug bust in Harrison CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Oct 19 | West Virginia Metro

    A traffic stop in Harrison County lead to an arrest after the discovery of various drugs and over $10,000 in cash. Cirk Douglas Friend, 36, of Mt.

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  10. Three-judge panel appointed to hear case of Clarksburg city council member's removalRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 16 | West Virginia Metro

    ... and Lopez remains on council in a non-voting capacity. This case has a trial date set for December 5 before Harrison County Circuit Judge James Matish. The three council members said their recent suit is an attempt to rectify the situation and go ...

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  11. Silver Knights hang on for 6-0 winRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 15 | Tyler Star News

    The Tyler Consolidated Silver Knights and South Harrison Hawks met on a muddy, rain sodden field in Harrison County on Friday night, and finally, after four complete quarters, the Knights scored the only points in the game late in the fourth, giving them the 6-0 win and upping their season record to 5-2 on the year. "The conditions were horrible," said Knight head coach, Ryan Walton.

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  12. Study links hundreds of Ohio quakes to frackingRead the original story

    Tuesday Oct 14 | NewsandSentinel.com

    A new study suggests that fracking triggered hundreds of too-small-to-be-felt earthquakes in eastern Ohio late last year, months before the state first linked seismic activity to the oil-and-gas extraction technique. The study, in the journal Seismological Research Letters, identified nearly 400 tremors on a previously unmapped fault in Harrison County between Oct. 1 and Dec. 13, 2013.

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  13. Study links hundreds of Ohio quakes to frackingRead the original story

    Tuesday Oct 14 | NewsandSentinel.com

    A new study suggests fracking triggered hundreds of small, unnoticeable earthquakes in eastern Ohio late last year, months before the state first linked seismic activity to the much-debated oil-and-gas extraction technique. The report, which appears in the November issue of the journal Seismological Research Letters, identified nearly 400 tremors on a previously unmapped fault in Harrison County between Oct. 1 and Dec. 13, 2013.

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  14. Study: 400 Quakes In Harrison CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 14 | The Intelligencer

    A new study suggests fracking triggered hundreds of small, unnoticeable earthquakes in eastern Ohio late last year, months before the state first linked seismic activity to the much-debated oil-and-gas extraction technique. The report, which appears in the November issue of the journal Seismological Research Letters, identified nearly 400 tremors on a previously unmapped fault in Harrison County between Oct. 1 and Dec. 13, 2013.

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  15. Governor unveils 2014 Virginia Energy PlanRead the original story

    Tuesday Oct 14 | Virginia Business

    ... pipeline proposed by four energy companies, including Virginia-based Dominion, that would run from Harrison County, W. Va., southeast through Virginia including Nelson County, and south through central North Carolina. While speakers at the event ...

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  16. Bridgeport approves two recommendations to new CENTRA boardRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 13 | West Virginia Metro

    During its city council meeting Monday night, Bridgeport discussed the two recommendations made to fill the final open positions on the Central West Virginia Transit Authority Board of Directors. Last week , the Harrison County Commission named two new board members and the City of Clarksburg named two appointments as well. 4 comments

  17. Special Olympics in full swing at PSHSRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 11 | NewsandSentinel.com

    ... West Virginia Fall Games at Parkersburg South High School. (Photo by Jeffrey Saulton) Billy Murphy, of Harrison County, runs to pick up a football in the football skills contest on Saturday. (Photo by Jeffrey Saulton) "They can come here between ...

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  18. Regional volunteer firefighter honor guard in the worksRead the original story

    Friday Oct 10 | The Inter-Mountain

    ... after responding to a call concerning the collapse of a cell phone tower. He was the first firefighter in Harrison County to pass away from injuries sustained on the job. The Nutter Fort VFD paid tribute to their fallen comrade by crossing truck ...

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  19. Complaint filed against magistrateRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 10 | West Virginia Metro

    An extraordinary complaint has been filed against Harrison County Magistrate Mark Gorby by state Supreme Court Administrator Steve Canterbury after Gorby was charged this week with sexual abuse. Canterbury filed the complaint Friday morning with the state Judicial Investigation Commission.

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  20. New appointments made to CENTRA boardRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 9 | West Virginia Metro

    Between four new appointments and one pending joint appointment between the Harrison County Commission and the City of Clarksburg, the Central West Virginia Transit Authority will have a brand new board. This in response to public backlash after a unanimous vote by the previous board to retain the services of general manager John Aman after he serves a 21 month prison sentence for bank fraud and a 2-1 vote to install board member Zeke Lopez as interim general manager at a $35,000 per year salary, half of what a permanent general manager makes.

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