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  1. Two convicted of drug traffickingRead the original story

    Wednesday Jan 21 | PressReleasePoint

    ... During a Three Rivers Drug Task Force investigation, Miller was discovered in possession of pseudoephedrine in Marion County, West Virginia in September 2014. She faces up to 20 years in prison and a fine of up to $250,000.00. Caraun Lynn-Montez ...


  2. Leadership Marion County seeks applicantsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 21 | Marion County Record

    Applications for Leadership Marion County may be picked up at the Marion County Courthouse in the Marion County Economic Development office.


  3. Point grapplers 8th at Winner's ChoiceRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 19 | Point Pleasant Register

    ... Winner's Choice Wrestling Tournament held Friday and Saturday on the campus of Fairmont Senior High School in Marion County. The Big Blacks finished in the top-fourth of the field by ending the weekend with seven top-eight efforts and a team score ...


  4. Taylor County Magistrate announces resignationRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 13 | West Virginia Metro

    ... Law. He previously served as a law clerk for Judge Michael Aloi and Judge David Janes in the Circuit Court of Marion County, Special Assistant to Taylor County Prosecuting Attorney John L. Bord and currently is an Adjunct Professor at Fairmont State ...


  5. Buccaneers down LibertyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 9 | The Inter-Mountain

    ... players coming off the bench. The B-UHS varsity squad will be heading into hostile territory Tuesday in Marion County to take on a very talented Fairmont Senior team in conference action. The Polar Bears are known around the Big 10 for their quick, ...


  6. West Virginia to honor Nick Saban with highway naming rightsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 27, 2014 | ABC 33/40

    The road to the college football title will not go through the SEC, but a stretch of road in West Virginia will carry the name of the league's current coaching king. Marion County, W.Va officials plan to permanently honor Nick Saban by naming a stretch of road after Alabama's coach.


  7. Marion County residents plead guilty to federal drug chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 6 | West Virginia Metro

    Daniel Carl Ash, 32, and Amanda Isolde Eiseman, 25, both of Fairmont, were convicted in federal court for their role in manufacturing methamphetamine. An investigation by the Three Rivers Drug Task Force revealed they both repeatedly purchased pseudoephedrine, commonly used in the production of methamphetamine, throughout 2014.


  8. Laura D. Harold SmithRead the original story

    Dec 31, 2014 | Marietta Times

    Laura D. Harold Smith, 74, of Marietta, passed away Sunday, Dec. 28, 2014, at 9:34 p.m. at her home. She was born Aug. 8, 1940, in Marion County, W.Va., a daughter of Perry Brooks and Elizabeth Ann Mullins Harold.


  9. Petition for new trial in 2006 Marion County murder dismissedRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 29, 2014 | West Virginia Metro

    The petition for a new trial in the case of a man found guilty of a 2006 Marion County murder has been dismissed. Dayton Scott "Scooter" Lister's filing requested his conviction be vacated under a writ of habeas corpus.


  10. Fairmont man convicted of federal drug, weapon crimesRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 24, 2014 | West Virginia Metro

    CLARKSBURG, W. Va. - A Marion County man has been convicted in federal court for his role in the manufacturing of methamphetamine and for illegally possession a firearm Timothy Wayne Ferrell, Jr., 33, of Fairmont was discovered in May in possession of medication pseudoephedrine, a common ingredient in methamphetamine.


  11. Preferred Offeror Named on Marion County Consolidated Justice Center ProjectRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 15, 2014 |

    City of Indianapolis Mayor Greg Ballard announced today that WMB Heartland Justice Partners was selected as the Preferred Offeror to design, build, finance, operate and maintain the new Marion County Consolidated Justice Facility. WMB Heartland Justice Partners is comprised of equity members Walsh Investors, LLC, Meridiam Infrastructure Indy Justice, LLC, and Balfour Beatty Investments, Inc. In making the announcement, Mayor Ballard said of the project: "It will solve so many problems, so many problems that contribute to our existing facilities being outdated, inefficient and unsafe."


  12. Man charged with heroin possession comes to court with heroinRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 10, 2014 | Las Vegas Review Journal

    ... possession after he showed up to court with a syringe and cotton ball in his pocket, deputies said. (Courtesy Marion County Sheriff Office) A Salem, Ore. man is facing a second count of heroin possession after he showed up to court with a syringe ...


  13. UPI Almanac for Saturday, Dec. 6, 2014Read the original story

    Dec 6, 2014 | Big News

    ... 1971; and Heisman Trophy-winning NFL quarterback Johnny Manziel in 1992 (age 22). In 1907, in West Virginia's Marion County, an explosion in a network of mines owned by the Fairmont Coal Co. in Monongah killed 361 coal miners. It was the worst ...


  14. More W.Va. court records to go digital in 2015Read the original story

    Nov 24, 2014 |

    The West Virginia Supreme Court is implementing a pilot electronic filing project in 14 counties. The project got under way in December 2013 when a lawsuit was filed electronically in the Marion County Circuit Clerk's Office.


  15. More W.Va. court records to go digital in 2015Read the original story

    Nov 24, 2014 | The Inter-Mountain

    ... in 14 counties. The project got under way in December 2013 when a lawsuit was filed electronically in the Marion County Circuit Clerk's Office. Matt Arrowood with the Supreme Court tells The Exponent Telegram ( ) that civil ...


  16. Marion County Korean War Veterans Memorial undoneRead the original story

    Nov 16, 2014 |

    The Marion County Korean War Veterans Memorial is about one-third done, with work at a standstill until funding can be procured for completing the project. C. Rick Hardman, designer for the memorial, has been involved in the project since 2007.


  17. Robert "Bob" FoxRead the original story

    Nov 13, 2014 |

    He was born July 4, 1929, at Monongah, Marion County, a son of the late Virgil Ralph Fox and Cora M. Fox. Bob retired from Kaiser Aluminum with over 30 years of service.


  18. Republican winners 'beat the bushes' and make historyRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 4, 2014 | West Virginia Metro

    ... the three seats in the 32nd Delegate District. "This is actually history in the making," Fast, an attorney and Marion County native, told MetroNews. "Every day somebody would drop by my office or catch me out on the street and say 'hey, I'm working ...


  19. U.S. Marshals arrest Marion County man for failing to appear in courtRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 31, 2014 | West Virginia Metro

    ... will be sent to North Central Regional Jail until he is scheduled for his sentencing by the circuit court in Marion County. We are West Virginia's only news, talk and sports network providing you the ability to reach all of West Virginia through a ... 6 comments

  20. Three vie for WV Senate seatRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 29, 2014 | Tyler Star News

    Three men are on the ballot to represent West Virginia's Second Senatorial District: incumbent Democrat Larry John Edgell, Constitution Party Jeffrey Frank Jarrell, and Republican Kent Albin Leonhardt. Edgell, born in Hundred, spent his childhood in Marion County, and junior high / high school years in Elkins.