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

    Wednesday | 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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  2. Magistrate keeps seatRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | 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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  3. 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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  4. 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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  5. 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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  6. 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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  7. '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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  8. 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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  9. 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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  10. 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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  11. 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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  12. 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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  13. 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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  14. Another View: Coal market: Losses have ripple effects on the regionRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 16 | Spirit of Jefferson Advocate

    ... slumping coal market is having an adverse impact on the entire region. "I drive through the coalfields of McDowell County now, and there's not much traffic not many coal trucks moving around," Taylor said. "The coal industry has always had its ...

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  15. Settlement reached on back taxes owed to McDowellRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 16 | Bluefield Daily Telegraph

    A settlement has been reached with a Russian-owned coal company that owed McDowell County approximately $1.2 million in back taxes.

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  16. Indigent burial funds comingRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 14 | Bluefield Daily Telegraph

    ... to wait to be paid for performing indigent burials. Jim Sly, manager and owner of Fanning Funeral Service in McDowell County, said the program usually runs out of money in June. Funeral homes continue performing the indigent services and hold the ...

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  17. Bark to the Park takes place in WelchRead the original story

    Saturday Jul 12 | WOAY

    The welfare of animals in McDowell County is the goal of an inaugural event which took place Saturday morning.

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  18. Deputies arrest McDowell man following pursuitRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 12 | Bluefield Daily Telegraph

    A McDowell County man, who smelled of alcohol when he was approached by McDowell County sheriff's deputies conducting a traffic stop Thursday night, attempted to flee from the stop, struck a fence and a deputy's cruiser during a pursuit before he was apprehended.

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  19. Former Marine saves area dog from attackRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 11 | Martinsburg Journal

    ... in October of 2012, and I bought this house in November of 2012. I'm from West Virginia, originally, from McDowell County, and I moved down here for peace. Drake has been my comfort, and to see him ripped apart like that has changed my whole feeling ...

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  20. Intoxicated man facing multiple charges after police pursuit in McDowell CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 11 | Bluefield Daily Telegraph

    A McDowell County man who smelled of alcohol when he was approached by McDowell County sheriff's deputies conducting a traffic stop Thursday night attempted to flee from the stop, struck a fence and a deputy's cruiser during a pursuit, but was apprehended and charged with DUI reckless driving, assault and battery of a police officer, no operators, ... (more)

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