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  1. Explosion And Oil Spill After Train Derails In West VirginiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 16, 2015 | WIBW-TV Topeka

    A train carrying crude oil derailed Monday in West Virginia and exploded, filling the sky with thick clouds of fire and smoke. One home was destroyed, but there were no reports of injures, according to Lawrence Messina, spokesman for the West Virginia Department of Military Affairs and Public Safety.

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  2. Train derails carrying oil, creates massive explosionRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 25, 2014 | WZVN-TV Fort Myers

    A train hauling crude oil derailed and exploded in West Virginia, displacing up to 1,000 residents and contaminating the local water supply. At least 27 of the train's more than 100 cars veered off the tracks, the West Virginia Department of Military Affairs and Public Safety said.

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  3. Bakken oil train derails, ignites forcing West Virginia evacuationsRead the original story

    Feb 17, 2015 | World Oil

    A CSX Corp. train carrying Bakken oil from North Dakota derailed and ignited in West Virginia, forcing some residents to flee their homes in frigid weather while cutting power and threatening drinking water. Governor Earl Ray Tomblin declared a state of emergency for Kanawha and Fayette counties as the train's operator worked with emergency responders at the scene.

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  4. Fires Continue Following Fayette County DeraillmentRead the original story

    Feb 17, 2015 | Huntington News

    Firefighters continue battling flames after a CSX train derailed in Fayette County which had been carrying crude oil from a North The derailment happened about 1:30 p.m. Monday at Adena Village near Deep Water, which is near the Fayette - Kanawha County line. According to WV State Police the train carried crude oil, derailed and caught fire.

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  5. The Wall Street Journal: Oil tanker derails in West Virginia; state of emergency declaredRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 17, 2015 | MarketWatch

    ... home. West Virginia Gov. Earl Ray Tomblin declared a state of emergency in Fayette County and neighboring Kanawha County Monday evening, saying he was doing so to ensure that affected residents had access to any resources they might need. , which ...

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  6. Emergency declared in US counties on oil train derailmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 17, 2015 | The Straits Times

    A CSX Corp train burns after it derailed in Mount Carbon, West Virginia, on Feb 16, 2015. The oil train's derailment caused as many as 15 of its tankers to catch fire and a state of emergency to be declared in two counties.

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  7. Kanawha County principal facing charges resignsRead the original story

    Feb 9, 2015 | Marietta Times

    Prosecutors say a 15-year-old female student told a counselor at the school on Jan. 26 that she was sexually assaulted by a male student. Charleston police later charged a 17-year-old male student with second-degree sexual assault.

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  8. Kanawha County principal facing charges resignsRead the original story

    Feb 9, 2015 | NewsandSentinel.com

    Prosecutors say a 15-year-old female student told a counselor at the school on Jan. 26 that she was sexually assaulted by a male student. Charleston police later charged a 17-year-old male student with second-degree sexual assault.

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  9. Capital High principal steps down after misdemeanor chargeRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 9, 2015 | West Virginia Metro

    The Kanawha County Board of Education voted Monday afternoon to accept the resignation of longtime Capital High School Principal Clinton Giles. The board took the vote following an executive session at a special meeting.

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  10. Kanawha BOE meets Monday could take up Capital High issueRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 8, 2015 | West Virginia Metro

    The Kanawha County Board of Education meets in special session Monday to discuss personnel issues. The board may deal with the situation at Capital High School after last week's suspension of longtime principal Clinton Giles.

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  11. National Wear Red Day marked in W.Va. with health reminders for womenRead the original story

    Feb 6, 2015 | Big News Network.com

    ... changes to her diet. She offered some samples of what she now eats Friday at Thomas Memorial Hospital in Kanawha County during ';National Wear Red Day,'; part of ';Go Red For Women'; - a nationwide awareness effort focused on heart disease and ...

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  12. Meanwhile in West VirginiaRead the original story

    Feb 6, 2015 | Balloon Juice

    ... dated, and to my knowledge, there are only two places to have an abortion in WV now (.pdf), and both are in Kanawha county. Neither of them provides abortions after 20 weeks, and Women's Health Services in WV only provides abortions up to 16 weeks. ...

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  13. Lady Wildcats sweep Point Pleasant, 74-28Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 6, 2015 | Point Pleasant Register

    ... season sweep of Point Pleasant on Wednesday night, as the Lady Wildcats rolled to a 74-28 victory at home, in Kanawha County. The Lady Wildcats (10-7) outscored Point Pleasant (2-16) 25-to-6 in the opening period, and expanded the lead to 48-8 at ...

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  14. PHOTOS | Robert Clark, companions caught in AZRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 5, 2015 | WKYC-TV Cleveland

    Robert Clark, companions caught in AZ February 5, 2015: 29-year-old Robert Clark is in custody after a high-speed chase in Kingman, Ariz. Check out this story on WKYC.com: http://on.wkyc.com/1D2jZBY Clark owns the green Dodge minivan, seen in surveillance footage on Saturday, Jan. 31, 2015 in Kanawha County, W.Va.

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  15. FBI now looking for Ohio man wanted in WV crimesRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 3, 2015 | West Virginia Metro

    ... 88, and his wife, Lillian, 79, of Strasburg, Ohio. Their bodies were found in their torched car. Police in Kanawha County believe Clark, Jeffrey Caley Jr., 28, and Tabatha Hazel, 26, robbed a customer at the Little General BP near Sissonville ...

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  16. The right's textbook freakout: What the fight over new A.P. history standards is really aboutRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 3, 2015 | Salon

    ... it's already got the state superintendent's backing . If this all sounds to you like a milder retread of the Kanawha County textbook wars that rocked West Virginia in the mid-1970s, and which were excavated so well in " The Invisible Bridge ," ...

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  17. PHOTOS | FBI offering reward for suspect in slaying of elderly coupleRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 3, 2015 | WKYC-TV Cleveland

    FBI offering reward for suspect in slaying of elderly couple Robert Clark, 29, seen in surveillance footage on Saturday, Jan. 31, 2015 in Kanawha County, W.Va.

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  18. Police chief on administrative leave after domestic violence chargeRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 3, 2015 | West Virginia Metro

    The police chief of the Kanawha County town of Cedar Grove is behind bars charged after a Tuesday morning domestic violence incident. Montgomery police were called to the home of Aaron Roop on Third Ave. next to the Town Hall at around 4 a.m. Tuesday.

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  19. Busy Kanawha County public defender's office has new chiefRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 2, 2015 | West Virginia Metro

    CHARLESTON, W.Va.- New Kanawha County Public Defender Diana Panucci says she plans no major changes in the office in which she's worked for nearly 19 years. Panucci was sworn-in as the chief public defender Monday. 1 comment

  20. 3 Ohio residents wanted in Kanawha County robberyRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 2, 2015 | West Virginia Metro

    It's alleged the trio tried to rob the Little General BP on Sissonville Drive at around 5 p.m. Saturday. There were at least two guns used according to deputies including a sawed-off shotgun.

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