Kanawha County Newswire (Page 4)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Kanawha County, WV. (Page 4)

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  1. Library 'lovers' begin levy campaignRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 12 | West Virginia Metro

    Do you love your library? The Kanawha County Vote Yes for Libraries committee hopes so. They're trying to convince voters to pass a library levy on November's ballot. 1 comment

  2. Ky. county invests in new ambulances, technology on 9/11Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 12 | EMS1

    On an evening when many Americans were recalling the Sept. 11, 2001 terror attack that destroyed the Twin Towers, members of the Kanawha County Commission voted to invest in tools to help law enforcement officers, firefighters and ambulance personnel do their jobs.

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  3. Marcum files for dismissal of complaintRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 11 | Williamson Daily News Online

    ... of the Ethics Act." A local newspaper had earlier reported in error that Marcum had filed a civil suit in Kanawha County. In his ethics complaint, Marcum notes that his attorneys are "currently working on a civil suit against (Cornelius) for ...

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  4. Stucky the ref on gun ordinanceRead the original story

    Thursday Sep 11 | Lincoln Journal

    The Charleston Daily Mail and the city of Charleston are battling with Kanawha County Circuit Judge James Stucky as the referee to decide if the city's new gun ordinance that prohibits hand guns in certain public facilities is legal. The West Virginia Civil Defense League has asked Judge Stucky to prevent the enforcement of the ordinance that prohibits handguns in certain public facilities.

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  5. We Help the Missing to Assist in Case of Missing West Virginia WomanRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 10 | CNN

    Kanawha County Sheriff's Office, We Help the Missing, and the family of Melanie Metheny is asking the public's assistance in locating Melanie, who was last seen on July 19, 2006. Melanie was last seen dropping her kids off at the Country Kids Daycare facility in the vicinity of the 3000 block of East Dupont Avenue in Belle, West Virginia around 8 am.

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  6. Charleston murder case set for trialRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 9 | West Virginia Metro

    A Detroit man will go on trial later this month in connection with the April shooting death of Charleston teenager Tymel McKinney. Kanawha County prosecutors Mark Gaddy, 23, turned down a plea bargain offer from county prosecutors Tuesday and then Kanawha County Judge Duke Bloom set Gaddy's trial for Sept.

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  7. Youth psychiatric facility planned in CharlestonRead the original story

    Tuesday Sep 9 | Big News Network.com

    ... that Highland Hospital CEO Cynthia Persily outlined plans for the children's facility on Monday during a Kanawha County Board of Education meeting. Persily told the board that the facility will provide treatment for children ages 4 to 14 in a ...

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  8. Kanawha uses Twitter to raise overdose awarenessRead the original story

    Monday Sep 8 | The Inter-Mountain

    ... to publicize drug overdoses in the county, including heroin. He gets notifications on his phone whenever Kanawha County Metro 911 receives an overdose call. He then tweets the overdose's location from the Kanawha County Heroin Eradication ...

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  9. Proposal outlined for backup reservoir at Coonskin ParkRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 29, 2014 | Examiner.com

    ... and grant assistance. The partnerships will include WVAM, Kanawha Regional Development Authority and Kanawha County Parks and Recreation Commission overseeing recreational uses associated with its uses. Surprisingly, neither WVAM nor Freedom ...

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  10. Kanawha uses Twitter to raise overdose awarenessRead the original story

    Monday Sep 8 | NewsandSentinel.com

    Matthew Thomas is using Twitter to publicize drug overdoses in the county, including heroin. He gets notifications on his phone whenever Kanawha County Metro 911 receives an overdose call.

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  11. Charleston gun ordinance battle continuesRead the original story

    Sunday Sep 7 | Martinsburg Journal

    The Charleston Daily Mail and the city of Charleston are battling with Kanawha County Circuit Judge James Stucky as the referee to decide if the city's new gun ordinance that prohibits handguns in certain public facilities is legal. The West Virginia Civil Defense League has asked Judge Stucky to prevent the enforcement of the ordinance that prohibits handguns in certain public facilities.

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  12. West Side wash outRead the original story

    Sunday Sep 7 | Big News Network.com

    ... The heavy rain, which came at about 4 p.m., also flooded streets and parking lots along with underpasses. Kanawha County Metro 911 reported two dozen calls about high water and Charleston firefighters responded to about a dozen water rescues. The ...

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  13. Tomblin taps 4 for West Virginia water commissionRead the original story

    Saturday Sep 6 | Big News Network.com

    ... d Division of Homeland Security and Emergency Management will be on the commission. Nonvoting members include Kanawha County Health Officer Dr. Rahul Gupta and Kanawha County Delegate Nancy Guthridge. The West Virgi... 1 comment

  14. Stiff sentence in Kanawha County kidnapping, rape caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 5 | West Virginia Metro

    A Kanawha County circuit judge described herself as being "horrified" by a kidnapping-rape case before handing down a stiff sentence Friday against the Charleston man who committed the crimes. Judge Carrie Webster ordered Michael Dale Salisbury, 30, to spend up to 68 years in prison after he entered a Kennedy Plea to burglary, robbery and sexual assault charges.

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  15. Three injured in collision with coal truckRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 5 | West Virginia Metro

    A woman and two children were rushed to the hospital in Kanawha County Friday afternoon after the minivan they were in collided with a coal truck. The accident happened at just before 1 p.m. on Cabin Creek Road in eastern Kanawha County.

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  16. DMV offering more services onlineRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 4 | West Virginia Metro

    ... More than 12,000 registrations have been renewed online so far with registrations from Berkeley County, Kanawha County and Monongalia County leading the way. Duplicate registration cards, decals and plates can also be ordered online and addresses ...

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  17. Leading lawmakers call for special sessionRead the original story

    Thursday Sep 4 | Lincoln Journal

    ... earlier this year in response to the chemical leak at the Freedom Industries tank farm along the Elk River in Kanawha County. This was the incident that contaminated the drinking-water supply for more than 300,000 residents of Charleston and the ...

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  18. State Election Commission chair says next move is up to RepublicansRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 3 | West Virginia Metro

    The chairman of the State Election Commission says he's not opposed to speeding up a pending legal challenge to the Commission's decision, last month, not to allow a replacement candidate for Kanawha County Delegate Suzette Raines to be named on the November ballot.

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  19. Ohio prosecutor preparing case in Kanawha teenager's deathRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 3 | West Virginia Metro

    The prosecutor from Meigs County, Ohio said discussions were ongoing Wednesday about how Ernest Roach will be prosecuted in the death of Kanawha County teenager Ericka Brown.

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  20. Keeping Brutal Killers in PrisonRead the original story

    Wednesday Sep 3 | The Intelligencer

    ... they will release him from prison. Let us hope and pray they do not. Police investigating the crime in Kanawha County, W.Va., found a horrific scene on Dec. 13, 1979. Moss, who confessed to his crimes, had strangled a woman and her two children. ...

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