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  1. Investigation underway following deadly fire in Kanawha CountyRead the original story

    Dec 14, 2014 | Big News Network.com

    Our eNewspaper network was founded in 2002 to provide stand-alone digital news sites tailored for the most searched-for locations for news. With a traditional newspaper format, more than 100 sites were established each with a newspaper-type name to cover the highest-ranked regions, countries, cities and states.

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  2. Ice creates travel havoc in Capital cityRead the original story

    Dec 14, 2014 | Big News Network.com

    ... in the Kanawha Valley with just enough moisture in the air to create havoc on the highways. Dispatchers in Kanawha County were dealing with 20 to 30 calls at a time as black ice began to form on the highways. Many of the wrecks happened on I-77, ...

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  3. WVU students help develop mobile security softwareRead the original story

    Dec 13, 2014 | KSL-TV

    ... passed his class. "He told us 'I'll give you a job if you get an A,'" said Ferrell, a junior from Elkview in Kanawha County. Little did they know Bourlai had been recruiting them for some time to help him create the software he came up with years ...

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  4. W.Va. justices to consider ex-superintendent suitRead the original story

    Dec 12, 2014 | Marietta Times

    A legal battle over the firing of West Virginia's school superintendent is heading to the state's highest court. A Kanawha County circuit judge last month refused to dismiss former superintendent Jorea Marple's lawsuit.

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  5. Kanawha County tests new voting machinesRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 11, 2014 | West Virginia Metro

    Kanawha County election officials believes a new voting technology is exactly what everybody has been looking for. The Express Vote machine marries modern touch screen technology to the old school paper ballots.

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  6. Arless D. LoweryRead the original story

    Dec 10, 2014 | NewsandSentinel.com

    ... Tuesday, Dec. 9, 2014. He passed away peacefully at Camden Clark Medical Center. He was born May 7, 1937, in Kanawha County, W.Va., a son of the late Mirl and Mamie Rigsby Lowery. Arless was a veteran of the U.S. Marine Corps and Army National ...

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  7. St. Albans woman pleads guilty to killing motherRead the original story

    Dec 10, 2014 | NewsandSentinel.com

    Media outlets report that 36-year-old Jessica Lee Woods admitted Wednesday during a plea hearing to strangling her mother, 59-year-old Eva Linda Woods, on Feb. 10. Woods told Kanawha County Circuit Judge Duke Bloom that she hid her mother's body in a shed. Woods pleaded guilty to second-degree murder, hiding a body, conspiracy and fraudulent use of an access device.

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  8. Kanawha woman pleads guilty to killing motherRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 10, 2014 | West Virginia Metro

    A Kanawha County woman admitted Wednesday she killed her mother and dragged her body to a shed on her property. Jessica Woods, 36, of St. Albans, entered a plea agreement with prosecutors in connection with the Feb. 10 death of Eva Woods, 59. She admitted to second degree murder, concealing a body and conspiracy.

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  9. Berkeley ready for new EMS protocolsRead the original story

    Dec 9, 2014 | Martinsburg Journal

    ... an approved West Virginia agency. Costello believes that the only state agency currently approved is based in Kanawha County, so to mitigate the need to pay instructors to travel to Berkeley County, he and the BCEAA training department have ...

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  10. After big gains, W.Va. GOP meets to discuss agendaRead the original story

    Dec 8, 2014 | NewsandSentinel.com

    ... County to serve as Senate president. Republicans selected current House Minority Leader Tim Armstead of Kanawha County for House speaker. They haven't released an agenda yet. Cole and Armstead have both expressed interest in cutting the equipment ...

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  11. Governor designates Computer Science Education WeekRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 8, 2014 | West Virginia Metro

    ... classroom full of desktop computers, laptop computers, iPads and a SMART board -an interactive whiteboard. Kanawha County Superintendent said their county has embraced the methods and feels blessed they have had the financial support to implement ...

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  12. Capital High celebrates football title, but acknowledges griefRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 8, 2014 | West Virginia Metro

    ... said Giles. "We've had a tragic loss of life that has reverberated through the entire school community in Kanawha County today." Chris Lawrence is the anchor of the MetroNews Morning News, heard weekday mornings from 6am-9am on MetroNews Stations ...

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  13. Suspect arrested in Kanawha County stabbingRead the original story

    Dec 8, 2014 | Big News Network.com

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  14. W.Va. House, Senate Republicans name leadersRead the original story

    Dec 7, 2014 | NewsandSentinel.com

    The West Virginia Republican Party says Mercer County Sen. Bill Cole was named as Senate president and lieutenant governor during a caucus of GOP senators on Sunday. House Republicans named Kanawha County Delegate Tim Armstead as House speaker during their caucus.

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  15. Gun deer season closeout talesRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 7, 2014 | Williamson Daily News Online

    ... On the ride south back home, there are plenty of parked hunter cars in the Braxton, Roane, Clay, northern Kanawha County country which is also a sign of the times. A large black bear ambles out in a loping run along the Interstate-79 right of way, ...

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  16. Robert A. Campbell Honored for Excellence as a LitigatorRead the original story

    Dec 5, 2014 | 24-7 Press Release

    ... He was recently inducted into Worldwide Registry and also is a member of the West Virginia State Bar, the Kanawha County Bar, the American Bar Association, the American Association for Justice, and the Million Dollar and Multi-Million Dollar ...

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  17. New state health officer chosenRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 4, 2014 | West Virginia Metro

    ... chemical spill that contaminated tap water for 300,000 West Virginians. Kent Carper, president of the Kanawha County Commission, said Gupta showed "great leadership" during the water emergency that followed the spill. "His departure from the ...

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  18. Suspect in Kanawha County larceny comes forwardRead the original story

    Dec 4, 2014 | Big News Network.com

    ... a wreath from the porch of a Cross Lanes residence over the weekend has turned herself in. According to the Kanawha County Sheriff's Department, the woman came to them Wednesday afternoon, returning packages she said were stolen and provided a ...

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  19. Emergency response plans due for aboveground storage tanksRead the original story

    Dec 3, 2014 | Big News Network.com

    Kelley Gillenwater, chief communications officer for the West Virginia DEP, told MetroNews those plans are for future emergencies similar to the Jan. 9 chemical spill at Freedom Industries in Kanawha County that contaminated tap water for an estimated 300,000 West Virginians, ';What sort of secondary containment do you have? What sort of safeguards do you have in place if there is some sort of catastrophic failure of the tank or hole or some other leak of the tank,'; Gillenwater explained when asked about the information required in those submitted plans.

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  20. W.Va. judge says no conflict in nursing home caseRead the original story

    Dec 3, 2014 | Marietta Times

    ... she wasn't involved in the transaction. She says it occurred before the case was before the court. In 2011, a Kanawha County jury awarded $91 million to a family who sued Heartland of Charleston. The lawsuit said the nursing home failed to feed and ...

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