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  1. Frontier customers file lawsuit in West VirginiaRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | The Inter-Mountain

    ... s were met or exceeded. Hurricane attorney Benjamin Sheridan filed the lawsuit on behalf of one plaintiff from Marion County and two from Greenbrier County. One of the plaintiffs is his father.

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  2. Social media being used to identify those who did damage on Morgantown's streetsRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | West Virginia Metro

    ... County Sheriff's Department, Westover Police Department, State Police. Then we had, in reserve, resources from Marion County and Preston County," Preston said. "When it turned from a social gathering into a riot, that's when the determinations had ...

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  3. Did two Marion County teachers go too far with team-building exercise?Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | West Virginia Metro

    Those with the American Federation of Teachers say they believe the recent suspension of two teachers in Marion County sets a bad precedent for teachers throughout West Virginia. Kristen DeVaul and April Gilpin, teachers at North Marion High School in Marion County, were suspended for one day without a pay by the Marion County Board of Education earlier this month for their roles in an activity in which students were allegedly injured.

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  4. Funeral service Saturday for longtime House Sergeant-at-ArmsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 17 | West Virginia Metro

    The longtime Sergeant-at-Arms for the West Virginia House of Delegates will be laid to rest on Saturday in his native Marion County. Oce Smith died Tuesday at the age of 76. A funeral service for Smith will be held on Saturday at 2 p.m. at the Ford Funeral Home in Fairmont with a graveside service to follow at Monumental Cemetery.

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  5. Longtime House Sergeant-at-Arms diesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 14 | West Virginia Metro

    Oce Smith, the Marion County man who spent 45 years as Sergeant-At-Arms for the state House of Delegates, died Tuesday morning in Marion County. He was 76. "West Virginia lost a good friend," said House Majority Whip Mike Caputo .

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  6. 2 W.Va. teachers suspended over class activityRead the original story

    Wednesday Oct 8 | The Inter-Mountain

    ... Frank Caputo told media outlets that the union plans to file a grievance appealing the suspensions. The Marion County Board of Education approved the one-day suspensions of North Marion High School teachers April Gilpin and Kristin DeVaul without ...

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  7. Child dies after being struck by car in drivewayRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 24 | West Virginia Metro

    State Police in Marion County say a toddler died after being struck by a vehicle driven by his mother Tuesday afternoon. Troopers said the boy's father rushed his son to the hospital. 2 comments

  8. Patient Killed, Responders Hurt in W.Va. Ambulance WreckRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 22 | FireHouse.com

    ... the ambulance went through a guardrail, down an embankment and landed on its roof. A provider in the Marion County Rescue Squad ambulance was flown to a trauma center while three others were transported by ambulance. The four people in the Jeep were ...

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  9. One dead after Marion County ambulance wreckRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 22 | West Virginia Metro

    One person being transported in a Marion County ambulance was pronounced dead Monday afternoon after that ambulance was involved in a traffic accident along U.S. Route 250 near Barrackville. Authorities said the emergency vehicle was heading toward Fairmont at about 1:15 p.m. when a Jeep in front of it attempted to turn onto Barrackville Road. 20 comments

  10. Fairmont woman named W.Va. CASA directorRead the original story

    Saturday Sep 20 | NewsandSentinel.com

    ... lung. Taylor is very familiar with the CASA program. During her time at FSU, she volunteered with CASA in Marion County for around two years. "I've always been civic minded," she said. "But I knew (volunteering with CASA) would be good exposure to ...

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  11. POW/MIA veterans will be honored on Sept. 19Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 17, 2014 | Independent Herald

    ... those 17 brave men and their families and pray they will someday be reunited. Just last month a family in Marion County laid their loved one to rest after decades of painful, unanswered questions. On August 7, the remains of Army Corporal Alva ...

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  12. A time to honor and rememberRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 15, 2014 | Logan Banner

    ... those 17 brave men and their families and pray they will someday be reunited. Just last month a family in Marion County laid their loved one to rest after decades of painful, unanswered questions. On August 7, the remains of Army Corporal Alva ...

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  13. $711K Federal Grant Awarded to Assist Marshall County Volunteer Fire DepartmentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 2, 2014 | The Intelligencer

    ... departments help protect our local communities in West Virginia," Manchin said. "As a former volunteer for the Marion County volunteer rescue squad, I appreciate and understand their hard work and dedication first-hand." "It is essential that our ...

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  14. Nick Saban is Alabama's man - but WV born and bredRead the original story

    Aug 28, 2014 | The Montgomery Advertiser

    ... while Florida State coach Jimbo Fisher is from Clarksburg. Like Saban, Arizona coach Rich Rodriguez is from Marion County as he grew up in Grant Town. The late John McKay, who coached at USC, was from Everettville, W.Va., which is 20 minutes from ...

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  15. Suspect in 1974 W.Va. slayings won't be prosecutedRead the original story

    Aug 24, 2014 | The Inter-Mountain

    Marion County prosecutor Pat Wilson tells media outlets that he plans to ask the circuit court to dismiss first-degree murder and conspiracy charges against Phillip Reese Bush.

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  16. Polar Bears cool Riders in muggy openerRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 22, 2014 | Weirton Daily Times

    ... The Polar Bears maintained possession of the ball throughout most of the first half, but the visitors from Marion County did not have anything to show for it for more than 39 minutes of play. Late in the half, Fairmont Senior was awarded a corner ...

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  17. Marion prosecutor won't take Windmill defendant to trialRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 22, 2014 | West Virginia Metro

    FAIRMONT, W.Va.- One of two men charged in connection with the 1974 Windmill Park murders in Fairmont will not face prosecution for the crimes in Marion County.

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  18. W.Va. festival is all about tasting the tomatoesRead the original story

    Aug 16, 2014 | The Inter-Mountain

    ... Tomato Tasting Festival, presented from noon to 4 p.m. Sunday at High Gate Carriage House in Fairmont by the Marion County Master Gardeners, a well-timed event. As for varieties, in addition to the West Virginia 63, Dawson also grows two heirloom ...

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  19. State honors soldier who died during Korean WarRead the original story

    Aug 7, 2014 | Spirit of Jefferson Advocate

    West Virginia is honoring a soldier from Marion County who died in a prisoner of war camp during the Korean War.

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  20. WV Honors Soldier Who Died During Korean WarRead the original story

    Aug 7, 2014 | WCHS-TV Charleston

    Charleston , Kanawha County , West Virginia West Virginia is honoring a soldier from Marion County who died in a prisoner of war camp during the Korean War.

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