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  1. Two arrested in Harrison County on federal drug crimesRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | West Virginia Metro

    Authorities in Harrison County recovered large quantities of heroin and U.S. currency, along with marijuana, numerous prescription pills, and firearms, while executing two federal search warrants Thursday. Jason Grant, 30, of Clarksburg, was arrested when the West Virginia State Police recovered nearly 400 stamp bags of heroin and U.S. currency from his residence.

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  2. Hess Corp. Stopping New Athens Gas Well FlaringRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | The Intelligencer

    ... around the clock for several days. From Sunday through Wednesday, a constant orange glow covered the small Harrison County town through the night because of the large flaring operation. Residents reported hearing the constant roaring sound ...

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  3. AUDIO: The Little-Known Alternate RouteRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | WRVA-AM Richmond

    ... up in Lumberton, North Carolina. The alternate Western route pretty much runs a straight diagonal line from Harrison County, West Virginia down to Lumberton while passing further south in Virginia. It would go through just north of Roanoke, and down ...

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  4. Ex-Salem official loses bid for reconsideration of sentenceRead the original story

    Tuesday Dec 16 | Marietta Times

    ... asking a judge to consider house arrest. The Exponent Telegram (http://bit.ly/1yVezmN ) reports that Harrison County Circuit Judge John Lewis Marks Jr. denied the motion on Monday. Marks says in his order that the sentence is appropriate. The ... 5 comments

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    Tuesday Nov 25 | The Corydon Democrat

    ... living in poverty. Hoosier Hills PACT recently announced the increased availability of advocacy services in Harrison County for victims of domestic violence, sexual assault, child sexual abuse and stalking. Melissa Pogue, Five-Star Technology ...

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  6. Harrison County man working on appeal of 2001 sexual assault case to state Supreme CourtRead the original story

    Wednesday Dec 10 | Big News Network.com

    ... EC on behalf of Big News Network. Innocence Project is working to help finalize an appeal in the case of a Harrison County man involving a 2001 sexual assault and robbery to the state Supreme Court. ';There is room in our great system, and that's ...

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  7. Delaware native convicted of drug trafficking charges in Harrison CountyRead the original story

    Tuesday Dec 9 | Big News Network.com

    ... to distribute and distribute heroin. An investigation by the Clarksburg Police Department and the Greater Harrison County Drug and Violent Crime Task Force, a HIDTA-funded initiative, revealed that DeJesus was involved in heroin trafficking ...

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  8. Four sentenced on drug trafficking chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 5 | West Virginia Metro

    ... Stein prosecuted Cole and Assistant U.S. Attorney prosecuted Jones on behalf of the government. The Greater Harrison County Drug and Violent Crime Task Force, a HIDTA-funded initiative, investigated Counts, Powers, and Cole. The Three Rivers Drug ...

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  9. Doctor in alleged Harrison County pill mill operation to face additional chargesRead the original story

    Friday Dec 5 | Big News Network.com

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  10. Salem votes to suspend town managerRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 4 | West Virginia Metro

    In a special meeting Wednesday night, Salem's Town Council voted 4-2 to suspend Manager Joe Davis with pay. The action comes after Davis and Police Chief Al Swiger wrote letters urging Harrison County Circuit Judge John Lewis Marks Jr. to allow former Town Manager David Mayle to serve the remained of his prison sentence on home confinement.

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  11. Lopez soon to be restored as full Clarksburg City Council memberRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 4 | West Virginia Metro

    ... Bowden, Robert Caplan and Margaret Bailey as the remaining defendants. The case was scheduled to be heard by Harrison County Circuit Judge James Matish Friday morning, until the agreement was reached. "This would settle any and all matters arising ...

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    Nov 18, 2014 | The Corydon Democrat

    Harrison County officials have tried to get rid of the Harrison County Annex building along South Mulberry Street ever since the Harrison County Alternative Education Center, Harrison County Plan Commission and Purdue Cooperative Extension moved out of the building in 2010.

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  13. Three-judge panel: Sam Lopez should not be removed from Clarksburg City Council positionRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 3 | West Virginia Metro

    ... t were removed after cooperative testimony satisfied Shillace. This case is scheduled to begin Friday before Harrison County Circuit Judge James Matish. Both parties believe the tribunal's ruling will affect the

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  14. Gulfport Sales More Than TripleRead the original story

    Sunday Nov 30 | The Intelligencer

    Significant production increases in eastern Ohio's Utica shale allowed Gulfport Energy to sell more than three times as much oil and natural gas in this year's third quarter compared to the same period last year. "Production increased 60 percent over the second quarter of 2014, largely driven by the strong well performance from new Utica wells placed on production during the quarter," CEO Michael G. Moore said of Oklahoma City-based Gulfport's operations.

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

    Thursday Nov 27 | Big News Network.com

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

    Wednesday Nov 26 | 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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    Wednesday Nov 26 | 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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  18. 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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  19. 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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  20. 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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