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  1. Legislative newbies try to take it all inRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 14, 2015 | West Virginia Metro

    ... during the day." Del. Joe Statler (R-Monongalia) is no newcomer to government. He served for years on the Monongalia County Board of Education but this was different. "I expected a lot and we got a lot of action today. A little different than I ...

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  2. Confronting Rapist Decades Later Brings Peace To Md. VictimRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 10, 2015 | CBS Local

    ... "We all needed the same healing and outcome." In a telephone interview, First Sgt. Vance Lipscomb, the Monongalia County, West Virginia, Sheriff's Office detective who investigated Hershman's case, commended her for coming forward when she did. ...

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  3. Lessons learned after text message controversy following Longview fireRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 7, 2015 | West Virginia Metro

    ... accustomed to seeing on television and hearing on the radio. According to Mike Wolfe, the director of the Monongalia County Office of Emergency Management and Mecca 911, this particular text alert system had never before been used in the state. ...

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  4. Point Pleasant wins University quadRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 6, 2015 | Tri-County News

    ... away with top honors Saturday after going 3-0 during a quad tournament hosted by University High School in Monongalia County. The Big Blacks posted 18 total pinfall wins in their matches against Mussleman, Preston and the host Mohigans, all of which ...

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  5. Fire at W.Va. power plant snuffed; evacuation endsRead the original story

    Jan 5, 2015 | The Inter-Mountain

    Mike Wolfe of the Monongalia County 911 dispatch center said crews Monday were able to vent the methane tank, ending the threat.

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  6. Fire at W.Va. power plant prompts evacuationRead the original story

    Jan 5, 2015 | The Inter-Mountain

    ... plant near Morgantown, West Virginia, because of a fire at a methane tank at the plant. Mike Wolfe of the Monongalia County 911 dispatch center says the fire Monday involves one of a half dozen tanks at the Longview Power Plant in Maidsville. There ...

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  7. Higher education chancellor issues cut across political aisleRead the original story

    Jan 2, 2015 | Big News Network.com

    ... education committee chairs. Preston County Sen. Dave Sypolt will chair the Senate Education Committee and Monongalia County Del. Amanda Pasdon is the new chair of the House Education Committee. Marshall University will have a new representative ...

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  8. Higher education chancellor: issues cut across political aisleRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 2, 2015 | West Virginia Metro

    ... education committee chairs. Preston County Sen. Dave Sypolt will chair the Senate Education Committee and Monongalia County Del. Amanda Pasdon is the new chair of the House Education Committee. Marshall University will have a new representative ...

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  9. Westover mayor sentenced to community service in election related chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 29, 2014 | West Virginia Metro

    Westover Mayor David Johnson was indicted on one count of circulating anonymous written material, a misdemeanor, and one count of unlawful PRINTING, possession or delivery of ballots, a felony, stemming from an incident in April 2014. Johnson pleaded guilty to the misdemeanor charge before Monongalia County Circuit Circuit Judge Phillip D. Gaujot.

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  10. Unemployment on rise in Mason Co.Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 25, 2014 | Point Pleasant Register

    ... in November, with 27 counties seeing decreasing numbers and six seeing no change in unemployment rates. Monongalia County had the lowest unemployment rate at 3.2 percent, while Mingo County had the highest at 10 percent unemployment, also the sole ...

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  11. Jobless rates fall in 27 W.Va. counties in NovemberRead the original story

    Dec 24, 2014 | The Inter-Mountain

    ... rate at 10.4 percent was the only one in double digits. That's down from 10.7 percent in October. Monongalia County had the lowest unemployment rate at 3.2 percent, followed by Jefferson at 3.8 percent at Pendleton at 4.0 percent. The state's ...

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  12. Daily Mail election analysis: More money did not equal more votesRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 23, 2014 | West Virginia Metro

    ... the most expensive legislative races were in Kanawha County's 35th House District which has four seats and Monongalia County's 51st House District which has five seats. Records showed candidates in the 35th District received $500,000 contributions ...

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  13. name released in Coopers Rock I-68 crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 21, 2014 | West Virginia Metro

    One person was killed and several others injured in a chain-reaction accident Friday night on Interstate 68 in Preston County near the Monongalia County line. The crash occurred around 9:30 p.m. near the Coopers Rock exit and closed both east and westbound lanes of the interstate for several hours, creating a several mile-long traffic backup.

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  14. Chain reaction crash on Interstate 68 claims one life, backs up trafficRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 20, 2014 | West Virginia Metro

    One person was killed and several others injured in a chain reaction accident Friday night on Interstate 68 in Preston County near the Monongalia County line. The crash took place at around 9:30 p.m. close to the Coopers Rock exit and closed both east and westbound lanes of the interstate for several hours, creating a several mile-long backup of traffic.

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  15. Park, RCB, Clay-Battelle win cheer titlesRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 14, 2014 | West Virginia Metro

    ... in Clarksburg claimed the Class AA title for the third straight year while Clay-Battelle High School of Monongalia County took home the Class A championship plaque. We are West Virginia's only news, talk and sports network providing you the ability ...

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  16. Shooter's 911 call after killing spree: 'None of...Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 12, 2014 | West Virginia Metro

    ... 90 minutes after the call, police found Hunt dead of a self-inflicted gun wound in the southern part of Monongalia County near Everettville. Hunt, who operated J&J Towing, complained to county commissioners that Doug's Towing and other competitors ...

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  17. Diverse group hosting discussions at WVU following Ferguson and Staten Island incidentsRead the original story

    Dec 9, 2014 | Big News Network.com

    ... their feelings regarding both highly publicized national cases of interest or issues in Morgantown and Monongalia County. ';We would like for the community to come in,'; said Fryson.? ';So many times, people have opinions, but they don't have ...

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  18. No charges for seller who sold gun to W.Va. killerRead the original story

    Dec 8, 2014 | NewsandSentinel.com

    A Monongalia County ex-convict who murdered four people last week purchased the weapon used in the killing spree online from another West Virginian. A spokesman for the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives says 39-year-old Jody Lee Hunt of Westover purchased the firearm about a year.

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  19. W.Va shooting victim's sister forgives shooterRead the original story

    Dec 8, 2014 | NewsandSentinel.com

    The sister of a victim in last week's shooting that left five people dead has asked Monongalia County residents to forgive the shooter. Rachel Coll, 40, of Seguin, Texas says she hopes the people of Morgantown and Westover will absolve the shooter, Jody Lee Hunt, and move forward from last week's shootings.

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  20. Stepson: WV man angry, agitated before killing 4Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 3, 2014 | Home

    ... to county officials that towing operators, including his rival Doug Brady, had been poaching jobs, Monongalia County commissioner Tom Bloom said. Police said Hunt drove over to Doug's Towing and shot Brady in the head twice while he was working in ...

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