Monongalia County Newswire (Page 3)

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  1. Baseball Weekly Notes PackageRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 7 | Big 12 Conference

    ... Virginia will play its first true home games of the season this weekend as the Mountaineers host Butler at Monongalia County Ballpark. WVU has played 22 road games, three neutral games and moved four contests originally scheduled for play in ...

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  2. Murray temporarily idles part of Monongalia County MineRead the original story

    Apr 1, 2015 | NewsandSentinel.com

    Media outlets report that Murray Energy announced the partial shutdown on Tuesday. The company didn't say how many workers were affected or when the mine would resume full operations.

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  3. UMWA hopes for quick return to work for 500 Monongalia County minersRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 1, 2015 | West Virginia Metro

    Murray Energy's Monongalia County Mine is quiet after company officials decided to idle operations while they try to move stockpiles of coal that is already on the surface. Murray made the announcement in a short release on Tuesday that the mine would be shutdown because of what it called "shortfalls by railroads" that serve the mine.

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  4. Man charged in fatal shooting of Monongalia County 18 year oldRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 1, 2015 | West Virginia Metro

    Monongalia County Magistrate Darris J. Summers arraigned Brandon Christoff Wednesday on an involuntary manslaughter charge in the death of Colton Balasko of Price Hill Road. At the time, Monongalia County Sheriff Al Kisner said four individuals, including the victim, were present when the shooting occurred.

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  5. Production slowed at large mine in Monongalia CountyRead the original story

    Mar 31, 2015 | Big News Network.com

    ... behalf of Big News Network. Murray Energy announced Tuesday that it had temporarily and partly idled its Monongalia County Mine near Blacksville in Monongalia County. In a brief news release, the company said it stopped production ';due to shipment ...

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  6. Pitt Hosts Backyard Brawl: Diamond EditionRead the original story

    Apr 1, 2014 | Pitt Panthers

    ... WVU (15-10) this season. The squads are also slated to play in Morgantown at the Mountaineers' newly-built Monongalia County Ballpark for Pitt's final non-conference clash of the season on May 12. Despite West Virginia's departure from the BIG EAST ...

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  7. Economic analyst: Downward trend in state's population will continueRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 27, 2015 | West Virginia Metro

    ... than 1,800 new residents. Combined with Jefferson County, the total growth there was about 2,500 people. Monongalia County saw growth of 1,246 residents in 2014. "We really have dramatic differences across the state," Deskins said of West Virginia's ...

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  8. Retired' Judges Provide Vital HelpRead the original story

    Mar 27, 2015 | The Intelligencer

    ... in the form of "senior status" judges. Two of them, Arthur Recht of Ohio County and Robert B. Stone of Monongalia County, were appointed to handle cases in Karl's absence. Both men are highly respected veterans of the bench who will ensure the ...

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  9. Berkeley fastest growing county in West VirginiaRead the original story

    Mar 26, 2015 | Martinsburg Journal

    ... 1, 2013, and July 1, 2014, for a total of 17,453. That is an about two-tenths of 1 percent rate of growth. Monongalia County also has shown significant growth with a rate of about 1.2 percent, third highest, and 1,246 new residents, second most, ...

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  10. Berkeley Monongalia counties still showing the most growthRead the original story

    Mar 26, 2015 | Big News Network.com

    ... combined. The growth continues to be confined to the eastern panhandle and the greater Morgantown area. Monongalia County had a population growth of 1,246 in 2014. But overall the state lost nearly 3,300 residents last year with Kanawha County, ...

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  11. Census: More residents in West Virginia's Eastern PanhandleRead the original story

    Mar 26, 2015 | Marietta Times

    ... facility scheduled to open in 2017 outside Martinsburg. With that could come a surge in housing. Monongalia County, which borders Pennsylvania in the northern part of the state, gained 1,246 residents last year, a 1.2 percent increase. That's on top ...

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  12. Berkeley, Monongalia counties still showing the most growthRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 26, 2015 | West Virginia Metro

    ... combined. The growth continues to be confined to the eastern panhandle and the greater Morgantown area. Monongalia County had a population growth of 1,246 in 2014. But overall the state lost nearly 3,300 residents last year with Kanawha County, ...

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  13. March Madness: The Sweet 16 of real estate bracketsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 26, 2015 | Inman News

    ... , home to the Xavier University. In the Final Four, Xavier University's Hamilton County, Ohio, beats out Monongalia County, West Virginia , home to West Virginia University, thanks to a high gross rent yield of 11.6 percent above Monongalia County's ...

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  14. Four individuals sentenced on federal drug trafficking chargesRead the original story

    Mar 20, 2015 | Big News Network.com

    ... Sean Warner, 43, of Morgantown, was sentenced to 151 months in prison for crack cocaine trafficking in Monongalia County during October. He pleaded guilty in December to one count of Possession with Intent to Distribute Cocaine Base following an ...

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  15. Four individuals sentenced on federal drug trafficking chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 20, 2015 | West Virginia Metro

    Arthur Sean Warner, 43, of Morgantown, was sentenced to 151 months in prison for crack cocaine trafficking in Monongalia County during October. He pleaded guilty in December to one count of Possession with Intent to Distribute Cocaine Base following an investigation by the Mon Valley Drug and Violent Crime Task Force.

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  16. Pooling proponents back to the drawing boardRead the original story

    Mar 17, 2015 | Weirton Daily Times

    ... and Jeff Kessler of Marshall County, and Republicans Ryan Ferns of Ohio County and Kent Leonhardt of Monongalia County - voting against the bill. But the Senate made minor tweaks to the bill, forcing the House of Delegates - which had already voted ...

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  17. Missing teen found alive in W.Va.Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 17, 2015 | Tri-County News

    According to Sheriff Keith Wood, the Meigs County Sheriff's Office received a tip about Wooten's possible location and contacted the Monongalia County Sheriff's Office. A short time after contacting Monongalia County, the Morgantown Police Department located Wooten at an apartment complex and took her into their custody.

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  18. Racine teen found alive in West VirginiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 16, 2015 | Tri-County News

    ... Wood says the Meigs County Sheriff's Office received a tip of Wooten's possible location and contacted the Monongalia County Sheriff's Office. A short time after contacting Monongalia County the Morgantown Police Department located Wooten at an ...

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  19. Kentucky lock master discovers body of Morgantown manRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 13, 2015 | West Virginia Metro

    ... said Preston had an identification card with him. Investigators contacted Preston's estranged wife in Monongalia County and were trying to notify other family member Friday afternoon. "Last known location for the gentleman was the homeless shelter ...

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  20. W.Va. Town Hiring Daytime Firefighters to Fill GapRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 12, 2015 | FireHouse.com

    The Monongalia County Commission met with representatives of the town of Granville and the West Virginia Black Bears during Wednesday's regular meeting. Granville Mayor Patricia Lewis read from a prepared statement, outlining some of the projects the town has undertaken in preparation for the opening of a new home for WVU and Black Bear baseball.

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