McDowell County Newswire

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  1. Senator hosts showing of 'HollowaRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | Independent Herald

    ... a 2013 Peabody Award, is an interactive documentary that features the stories of individuals living in McDowell County. It merges cinematic techniques with web-based storytelling to encourage a dialogue about the issues that small-town America ...

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  2. Students returning to school early in Mercer, later in other countiesRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Bluefield Daily Telegraph

    ... grades 7-9, and the former Rocky Gap High School has become Bland High School. In West Virginia, schools in McDowell County and Monroe County will open Aug. 18. Across the state line in Virginia, Buchanan County schools will open Aug. 14 and ...

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  3. Welch troopers capture fugitive wanted out of VirginiaRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Bluefield Daily Telegraph

    Troopers in McDowell County have captured a fugitive from justice wanted out of Patrick County, Va.

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  4. Work continues on stand-alone Warrior TrailRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Bluefield Daily Telegraph

    The executive director of the Hatfield and McCoy Trail Authority said Tuesday that officials are still working toward the creation of the stand-alone Warrior Trail in McDowell County.

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  5. DEP urges tank owners with registration questions to come forwardRead the original story

    Tuesday | Huntington News

    ... 2,200 tanks have been entered into the DEP online registration system so far. The majority of those are in McDowell County (352 tanks) and Wyoming County (277). Not all of the registration forms for the tanks in the system are complete, however, ...

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  6. Praise concert features bluegrass/country artistRead the original story

    Sunday Jul 27 | The Daily Gazette

    ... donation.Proceeds benefit Holy Ghost Ministries in Sterling, Rockhouse Kids in Rockford, School for Life in McDowell County, West Virginia, and other street ministries and fellowships. Go to whitakermusic.tripod.com for more information on Whitaker. ...

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  7. A collection worth a billion wordsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 26 | Bluefield Daily Telegraph

    ... words.' This collection must be worth several billion words." Carl and his wife, Selva, a native of the McDowell County community of Ashland, met when they both came to BSC as freshmen in 1953. "When I first saw him, I knew he was the one for me," ...

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  8. Manchin brings 'Hollow' documentary to Washington, D.C.7:51 pm | 0Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 23 | Logan Banner

    Senator Joe Manchin hosted more than 250 guests in the United State Capitol Building for a special viewing of the award-winning "Hollow" documentary featuring McDowell County, W.Va.

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  9. Magistrate keeps seatRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 23 | Bluefield Daily Telegraph

    A three-judge panel appointed by the West Virginia Supreme Court of Appeals has denied a petition for the removal of McDowell County Magistrate Steve Cox.

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  10. Illness and ash: Documentary of dying West Virginia towns gets day on Capitol HillRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 21 | WTOP-FM Washington

    It was meant to start a dialogue about the growing issues facing the dilapidated McDowell County, West Virginia -- an area once at a population height of 100,000 is now steeped in poverty.

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  11. Three -judge panel denies petition to remove McDowell County magistrate from officeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 22 | Bluefield Daily Telegraph

    A three-judge panel appointed by the West Virginia Supreme Court of Appeals has denied a petition for the removal of McDowell County Magistrate Steve Cox.

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  12. Three-judge panel hears motion to dismiss Wade's suit against CoxRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 22 | Bluefield Daily Telegraph

    A three-judge panel that was appointed by the West Virginia Supreme Court of Appeals heard arguments on Monday afternoon on a motion to dismiss the case of Kevin B. Wade against McDowell County Magistrate Steve L. Cox.

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  13. One hospitalized after vehicle drives into creekRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 21 | Bluefield Daily Telegraph

    A woman was transported to Bluefield Regional Medical Center Monday after driving her vehicle into a creek in McDowell County.

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  14. 'Terror of the Tug'Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 20 | Bluefield Daily Telegraph

    From the late 19th Century and continuing through today, McDowell County has exported some of its most precious resources.

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  15. Water project replacing lines in McDowellRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 19 | Bluefield Daily Telegraph

    Construction is now underway on a new multi-million water project that will replace antiquated water lines along the U.S. Route 52 corridor in McDowell County.

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  16. Construction underway on multi-million dollar water project in McDowell CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 18 | Bluefield Daily Telegraph

    Construction is now underway on a new multi-million water project that will replace antiquated water lines along the U.S. Route 52 corridor in McDowell County.

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  17. Police search for missing McDowell County teenRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 18 | WOAY

    Christina Leann Rose, 14, was reported missing at 1 p.m. Thursday, according to Trooper J.R. Coburn.

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  18. Another Tank Dismantled At Freedom IndustriesRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 17 | WCHS-TV Charleston

    ... to prevent a repeat of the problems that brought on the water crisis and the need to flatten the place. McDowell County is leading the list of tank registrations so far, with 352 tanks. About 2200 tanks statewide are signed up so far under the new ...

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  19. Joe Manchin Brings the 'Hollow' to D.C.Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 16 | Roll Call

    ... a discussion about her attempt at getting up-close-and-personal with the community in economically depressed McDowell County. Warren Rojas is a Heard on the Hill columnist for Roll Call, having previously worked as the founding dining editor for ...

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  20. McDowell County woman arrested on multiple charges after fleeing from police on footRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 16 | Bluefield Daily Telegraph

    ... grand larceny. Senior Trooper B.D. Gillespie and Trooper C.A. Dunn were dispatched to the Skygusty area of McDowell County after there was a report about a burglary in progress, according to a statement issued by the West Virginia State Police Welch ...

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