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  1. Gay couples apply for marriage in W.Va.Read the original story

    Oct 9, 2014 | NewsandSentinel.com

    County clerks issued the applications for gay couples to wed Thursday after Attorney General Patrick Morrisey said his office would no longer fight a court challenge to the state's ban on same-sex marriages. Two same-sex couples filled out their applications in Kanawha County Thursday afternoon, including plaintiffs in the lawsuit challenging the state's ban.

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  2. Gay couples can apply for marriage in W.Va.Read the original story

    Oct 9, 2014 | NewsandSentinel.com

    ... the paperwork can be updated. The registrar is in charge of any alterations to state marriage forms. Both Kanawha County Clerk Vera McCormick and Cabell County Clerk Karen Cole said the registrar directed their offices to take marriage applications ...

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  3. W.Va. won't fight challenge to gay-marriage banRead the original story

    Oct 9, 2014 | Marietta Times

    West Virginia Attorney General Patrick Morrisey says his office will no longer fight a court challenge to West Virginia's ban on same-sex marriages. Morrisey issued a statement Thursday that his office "will respect" the recent U.S. Supreme Court declining to review a lower-court ruling in July striking down Virginia's ban on same-sex marriages.

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  4. Ex-National Guard recruiter gets probation for theftRead the original story

    Oct 9, 2014 | Army Times

    A Kanawha County man has been ordered to pay $13,500 in restitution for stealing recruiting bonuses from the West Virginia National Guard. Forty-seven-year-old Richard Lilly of Cross Lanes also was sentenced Wednesday in federal court in Charleston to five years' probation.

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  5. CSX provides detailed training for first respondersRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 9, 2014 | West Virginia Metro

    ... with what they could face in a disaster situation. "They're giving us a lot of good information," said Kanawha County Fire Coordinator C.W. Sigman. "They're making us familiar with railroad procedures, how to identify hazards. They're showing us ...

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  6. First marriage licenses issued to same-sex couples in West VirginiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 9, 2014 | West Virginia Metro

    Chris Bostic and David Epp of Charleston were the first gay couple to apply for and receive a marriage license in Kanawha County on Thursday. Bostic and his partner, David Epp, 33, became the first gay couple to legally apply for and receive a marriage license in Kanawha County when they paid their $56 fee in Kanawha County Clerk Vera McCormick's office shortly after 4 p.m. on Thursday. 60 comments

  7. The race is on; Gregory's WebRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 9, 2014 | Williamson Daily News Online

    ... criticize him for walking down the street. Granted, Secretary Tennant ended up with egg on her face in the Kanawha County House of Delegates fiasco, but I wonder how much harm that really does her? Does anyone really think the average West Virginia ...

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  8. West Va. Won't Fight Marriage EqualityRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 9, 2014 | Advocate

    At least two counties in West Virginia are prepared to issue marriage licenses to same-sex couples today, after bipartisan leadership in the state announced that they will stop defending the state's ban on marriage equality in the wake of pro-equality rulings in federal district court. Matt Murphy, a local government reporter with the Charleston Daily Mail , tweeted out these photos Thursday afternoon confirming that Kanawha County has amended its marriage application forms to read "Applicant 1" and "Applicant 2" rather than "Groom" and "Bride."

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  9. Teacher of Year inspired to teach in Jazzercise classRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 9, 2014 | West Virginia Metro

    ... included Connie Scarbrough from Upshur County, Rosetta Epifano from Marshall County, Kathi McCormick from Kanawha County and Brenda Omps from Hampshire County - all county Teacher of the Year winners. The state Teacher of the Year receives a $15,000 ...

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  10. West Virginia won't fight challenge to gay-marriage banRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 9, 2014 | Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

    West Virginia Attorney General Patrick Morrisey says his office will no longer fight a court challenge to West Virginia's ban on same-sex marriages. Mr. Morrisey issued a statement today that his office "will respect" the recent U.S. Supreme Court declining to review a lower-court ruling in July striking down Virginia's ban on same-sex marriages.

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  11. Worker injured at Kanawha County mining siteRead the original story

    Oct 7, 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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  12. The race is on; Gregory's WebRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 7, 2014 | Williamson Daily News Online

    ... criticize him for walking down the street. Granted, Secretary Tennant ended up with egg on her face in the Kanawha County House of Delegates fiasco, but I wonder how much harm that really does her? Does anyone really think the average West Virginia ...

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  13. Ruling Reflects Badly on TennantRead the original story

    Oct 3, 2014 | The Intelligencer

    ... of the state Election Commission. Earlier this year, a Republican candidate for the House of Delegates from Kanawha County, Suzette Raines, dropped out of the race for personal reasons. Election Commission members accepted her withdrawal - but then ...

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  14. Allowing Voters Choice in W.Va.Read the original story

    Oct 3, 2014 | The Intelligencer

    ... Court stepped in. This summer, Republican House of Delegates member Suzette Raines, of the 35th District in Kanawha County, ended her re-election bid. She withdrew as a candidate in the November election. Members of the state Election Commission, on ...

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  15. 3 more enterovirus cases confirmed in W.Va.Read the original story

    Oct 3, 2014 | The Inter-Mountain

    Kanawha County's health officer says three people in southern West Virginia have tested positive for a virus that causes severe respiratory illness.

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  16. Tomblin makes judicial appointmentRead the original story

    Oct 3, 2014 | Big News Network.com

    ... Media EC on behalf of Big News Network. Gov. Earl Ray Tomblin chose an experienced Charleston attorney to be Kanawha County's next circuit judge. Tomblin named Joanna Tabit to the position Thursday.

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  17. Plants Jones disagree on prosecutor's role in police officer probeRead the original story

    Oct 3, 2014 | Big News Network.com

    ... on into the conduct of a Charleston police officer spilled over into the ongoing dispute between the city and Kanawha County Prosecutor Mark Plants Thursday.

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  18. Tab for West Virginia ballot reprint will be $37kRead the original story

    Oct 3, 2014 | Big News Network.com

    ... spectrum and is administered by Mainstream Media EC on behalf of Big News Network. CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) -- Kanawha County Clerk Vera McCormick says reprinting ballots to include a Republican House of Delegates candidate will cost $37,000. ...

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  19. Tomblin appoints new Kanawha circuit judgeRead the original story

    Oct 3, 2014 | Big News Network.com

    ... CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) -- Charleston lawyer Joanna Tabit has been appointed to fill a vacant judgeship in Kanawha County. Gov. Earl Ray Tomblin announced Tabit's appointment as Kanawha County Circuit Court judge on Thursday in a news release. Tabit ...

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  20. Plants, Jones disagree on prosecutor's role in police officer probeRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 2, 2014 | West Virginia Metro

    An internal investigation into the conduct of a Charleston police officer spilled over into the ongoing dispute between the city and Kanawha County Prosecutor Mark Plants Thursday. Plants issued a news release Thursday afternoon announcing his office was going to fully review all pending criminal cases involving Lt.

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