Kanawha County Newswire (Page 4)

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  1. Census: More residents in West Virginia's Eastern PanhandleRead the original story

    Mar 26, 2015 | NewsandSentinel.com

    ... to the census figures. Clay County had the highest percentage drop in the state at 2.8 percent, while Kanawha County had the biggest drop in sheer numbers. Berkeley, Jefferson and Morgan counties have increasingly become the home of commuters who ...

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  2. Keystone Drive residents concerned with property buyouts at Yeager slide siteRead the original story

    Mar 26, 2015 | Big News Network.com

    ... the the area, immediately. Jay Goldman, Charleston real estate appraiser and former mayor, was hired by the Kanawha County Commission to provide free home appraisals to Keystone Drive residents. Goldman began contacting residents of the affected ...

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  3. Turnpike accident victims had just returned from DisneyRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 25, 2015 | West Virginia Metro

    ... four years ago with her two younger daughters. Her oldest daughter, Catie,19, still lives and works in Kanawha County. Caudill said she had stepped in and tried to be strong and fill the void in the absence of their mother in the wake of the ...

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  4. Freedom site cleanup addressed at Civic Center meetingRead the original story

    Mar 25, 2015 | Big News Network.com

    Kanawha County citizens affected by the January 2014 Freedom Industries MCHM spill expressed their concerns at meeting Tuesday night held at the Charleston Civic Center. The crude MCHM spill resulted in the contamination of drinking water that affected hundreds of thousands of residents, so the ensuing cleanup of the site is a primary concern.

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  5. Kanawha Co. AHA selected for new community health initiativeRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 24, 2015 | West Virginia Metro

    The American Heart Association in Charleston was officially selected as one of 15 locations nationwide to become a part a new community health initiative. The Centers for Disease Control and Protection granted Kanawha County AHA with just over $100,000 in funds to support efforts in nutrition and physical activity throughout the community.

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  6. Guilty pleas in sex-robbery schemeRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 24, 2015 | West Virginia Metro

    Two men and a woman pleaded guilty Monday in Kanawha County Circuit Court in connection with scheme to lure men to a South Charleston residence in order to rob them. The Kanawha County Prosecutor's Office said Brandon Bandy, 20, and Zachary Harrison, 22, both of Charleston, pleaded guilty to first-degree robbery and Cortney Cain, 20, of Anmoore, pleaded guilty to conspiracy.

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  7. Deputies looking for shooting suspectRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 23, 2015 | Logan Banner

    ... was occupied by the suspect and two unknown females. The vehicle was later stopped in the Southridge area of Kanawha County. Once the vehicle was located, the two females were interviewed and released. Another male, who was learned to have been ...

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  8. Kanawha County Board of Ed begins annual superintendent reviewRead the original story

    Mar 23, 2015 | Big News Network.com

    ... as well as his pursuits of strong, academic programs for all learners,'; said Robin Rector, president of the Kanawha County BOE, in her closing statement. Rector said the West Virginia State Department of Education provided the county with a two ...

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  9. Patriot temporarily idles 2 Kanawha County mining operationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 23, 2015 | West Virginia Metro

    Patriot Coal has closed two mining operations in Kanawha County for three to four weeks because of weak demand for coal and the February train derailment in Fayette County. The company announced Monday the Samples surface mine and the Winchester underground mine, both part of the company's Paint Creek operations, were temporarily idled Sunday.

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  10. W.Va. woman writes books that read from back to frontRead the original story

    Mar 21, 2015 | Marietta Times

    Local author Kelly Kinsolving likes doing things in reverse so much that she now has two backwards books in print and is in the process of promoting the colorful creations published in 2006 and 2013. Kinsolving, a longtime Kanawha County substitute teacher, is author of "The Left-Handed Backward Book" and "The ZYX Picnic."

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  11. Missing woman found mother chargedRead the original story

    Mar 21, 2015 | Big News Network.com

    ... EC on behalf of Big News Network. Hannah Jenami, 29, was reported missing from her Cross Lanes area home in Kanawha County on Friday morning. Sheriff's Deputies spent all day Friday interviewing witnesses and looking for her. She was located late ...

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  12. Missing woman found, mother chargedRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 21, 2015 | West Virginia Metro

    Hannah Jenami, 29, was reported missing from her Cross Lanes area home in Kanawha County on Friday morning. Sheriff's Deputies spent all day Friday interviewing witnesses and looking for her.

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  13. Kanawha County convenience store robbedRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 20, 2015 | West Virginia Metro

    Sheriff's deputies said the two black men were wearing hooded sweatshirts when they entered the One-Stop in Chelyan at about 6 a.m. They pointed a gun, got cash and ran.

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  14. W.Va. lawmakers OK budgetRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 20, 2015 | Logan Banner

    ... because Tomblin's budget depends on millions more from two bills that didn't pass. Del. Nancy Guthrie, a Kanawha County Democrat who voted against the budget, likened the bill to rearranging deck chairs on the Titanic. "We haven't made any ...

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  15. Kanawha Commission pushes for speedy resolution to man-made hillside collapseRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 19, 2015 | West Virginia Metro

    The Kanawha County Commission pushed for a speedy resolution to repair damages to residents' homes that were damaged by a hillside collapse at Yeager Airport last week. At Thursday night's meeting, commissioners laid out plans for local officials to work with insurance companies to get aid to those affected as quickly as possible.

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  16. Coonskin Bridge work continues after a long winter seasonRead the original story

    Mar 19, 2015 | Big News Network.com

    Plans to continue work on the Coonskin Bridge in Charleston are in full force, according to Kanawha County Parks and Recreation board members. The winter weather had a big effect on many areas of West Virginia over the last several months including Coonskin Park.

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  17. NASC study pushes Charleston to improve sporting facilitiesRead the original story

    Mar 19, 2015 | Big News Network.com

    ... held at the Charleston Civic Center Wednesday. Schumacher said he was impressed by several facilities in Kanawha County including the improvement plans in Nitro, South Charleston, the University of Charleston, and at the Civic Center. On the other ...

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  18. Charge dismissed against former Capital High School principalRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 18, 2015 | West Virginia Metro

    The former principal of Capital High School in Kanawha County claims he was wrongly charged following a sexual assault involving two students at his school. On Wednesday, Kanawha County Circuit Judge Carrie Webster dismissed a misdemeanor charge against Clinton Giles, 64, who had been accused of not immediately reporting the assault that happened on Jan. 26 to law enforcement authorities.

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  19. STATE v. HOLSTEINRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 13, 2015 | FindLaw

    ... the appeal of the petitioner, Jason W. Holstein, from the December 12, 2013, order of the Circuit Court of Kanawha County re-sentencing him to life imprisonment without the possibility of parole. 1 The petitioner contends that his guilty plea to ...

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  20. Legislative wrap-up from Del. ButlerRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 17, 2015 | Point Pleasant Register

    ... a young girl from Mason County who was killed by a nine time convicted DUI driver. Willy is a young man from Kanawha County, also killed as a result of an impaired driver. This bill did pass the House and the Senate; it will become law when the ...

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