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  1. Exhibit of photographer Neal Menschel's work is on display at Freewheel Brewing CompanyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | InMenlo.com

    ... and logging, with the third theme music, interspersed throughout. The first set of photographs were taken in McDowell County in southern West Virginia and follow Ray Kline, an independent coal miner and his three sons, as they mine "low" coal over a ...

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  2. Undefeated teams to clash tonight in grid actionRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Williamson Daily News Online

    ... the region will see Logan traveling to Mason County to take on a tough Point Pleasant squad, Man travels to McDowell County to face Class 2A River View in what has become a new rivalry and the Chapmanville Tigers will be looking for their first win ...

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  3. Wagner's death shocks McDowell communityRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 18 | West Virginia Metro

    The McDowell County community was shocked Wednesday to learn of the death of longtime community leader Keith Wagner. Wagner, 61, died Monday night at the Charleston Area Medical Center.

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  4. Rocket Boys' author to speak as part of festivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 17 | Martinsburg Journal

    ... as a residency with West Virginia native and acclaimed author Homer Hickam. Hickam grew up in Coalwood in McDowell County in the 1940s and '50s. He attended Big Creek High School, where he and his friends formed a rocket club called the Big Creek ...

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  5. Former state senator Keith Wagner dies at 61Read the original story

    Wednesday Sep 17 | Big News Network.com

    ... to the hospital due to complications.? Wagner served in the state Senate from 1989-1996 representing McDowell County. He later served as a deputy commissioner with the state's Alcohol Beverage Control Administration. Wagner was known as a lifelong ...

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  6. Miners' Celebration to be held at TamarackRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 17 | Independent Herald

    ... Miners' Memorial Group) and the Coal Heritage Award for Research and Documentation (Author Jay Chatman of McDowell County). The evening's entertainment will be provided by Kayla Slone and the Coal Fired Band. Slone, who lives in Lenore, was ...

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  7. Former state senator Keith Wagner dead at 61Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 17 | West Virginia Metro

    According to a family friend, Wagner was awaiting heart surgery when he was admitted to the hospital due to complications. Wagner served in the state Senate from 1989-1996 representing McDowell County.

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  8. Tickets on sale for gala to celebrate state's coal mining communityRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 10 | Huntington News

    ... Miners' Memorial Group) and the Coal Heritage Award for Research and Documentation (Author Jay Chatman of McDowell County). The evening's entertainment will be provided by Kayla Slone and the Coal Fired Band. Slone, who lives in Lenore, was ...

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  9. Second win in 'View' for ManRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 2 | Logan Banner

    ... the annual Man Hall of Fame Game. The Golden Knights (0-1) come into the game off last week's 53-14 loss to McDowell County rival River View in the "Battle of the Views." Man is 1-0 after last week's emotional 32-26 overtime win over Class AAA ...

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  10. Four dead in Sunday accidentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 1 | West Virginia Metro

    State Police in McDowell County said a man and woman were killed in a single vehicle crash on Powerhouse Road just off of U.S. Route 52 early Sunday morning near Maybeury.

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  11. Funds announced for justice, community service programsRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 27 | Independent Herald

    ... of Crime (VOCA) Program Grant recipients: grantees. These funds will provide for the salaries of a full-time McDowell County Advocate, a part-time Wyoming County Victim Advocate and two full-time Mercer County Advocates to provide direct services to ...

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  12. WVU band to perfrom at River ViewRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 27 | Independent Herald

    Enough for McDowell County officials to reschedule a high school football season opener to accommodate the "Pride of West Virginia?" It's been nearly three decades since the Band performed for the fine folks of McDowell County - West Virginia University Extension agent Donald Reed has been keeping count.

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  13. WVU Band To Perform In McDowell CountyRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 26 | WCHS-TV Charleston

    Bradshaw, McDowell County , West Virginia The West Virginia University marching band will take a side trip to McDowell County on its way to this weekend's start of the college football season in Atlanta.

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  14. WVU band to perform at southern W.Va. schoolRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 26 | Marietta Times

    The West Virginia University marching band will take a side trip to McDowell County on its way to this weekend's start of the college football season in Atlanta.

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  15. 9 under-the-radar ONA finalist's projects you need to seeRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 26 | Poynter Online

    ... wait. The story is about the many places in America where "more people leave than stay." The story explores McDowell County, West Virginia in a rich multimedia way. After you scroll through the timeline, you begin to explore the deeper stories of ...

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  16. Mountaineer Morning Links: Tuesday (8/26/14) EditionRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 26 | The Smoking Musket

    ... it looks like we have some work to do," coach Marlon LeBlanc says. The story behind the WVU band's trip to McDowell County - Bluefield Daily Telegraph So when President Gordon Gee swept through McDowell County this summer on his 55-county tour, Gee ...

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  17. Second Person Dies From Injuries In McDowell Train IncidentRead the original story

    Monday Aug 25 | WCHS-TV Charleston

    Roderfield, McDowell County , West Virginia West Virginia State Police said a second person hit by a train in McDowell County has died.

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  18. The Pride of West Virginia ready for AlabamaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 24 | West Virginia Metro

    ... West Virginia takes their show on the road, it's not just a one night stand, says Drury. "We're going to hit McDowell County on Thursday night, we're going to play at the meeting between the two county schools and then we're going to play in ...

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  19. Man hit, killed by train in southern W.Va.Read the original story

    Friday Aug 22 | NewsandSentinel.com

    West Virginia State Police say a man was killed when he was struck by a Norfolk Southern train on a bridge in McDowell County.

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  20. Man Hit, Killed By Train In Southern WVRead the original story

    Friday Aug 22 | WCHS-TV Charleston

    Roderfield , West Virginia West Virginia State Police say a man was killed when he was struck by a Norfolk Southern train on a bridge in McDowell County.

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