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  1. Judge Thompson reveals SOISPRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Williamson Daily News Online

    ... of the Division of Probation Services in September 2008. Bills was previously the Chief Probation Officer in Putnam County and has worked as a probation officer in West Virginia since 1991. Bills explains the program and it's intensity defining the ...

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  2. Judge Thompson reveals SOISPRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Williamson Daily News Online

    ... of the Division of Probation Services in September 2008. Bills was previously the Chief Probation Officer in Putnam County and has worked as a probation officer in West Virginia since 1991. Bills explains the program and it's intensity defining the ...

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  3. Time to begin the hard workRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Coal Valley News

    ... various sites throughout the county as potential areas for crops to be planted and new industry to be born. Putnam County is also being evaluated as a potential area of crop aggregation, the process of farmers bringing products to sell and being ...

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  4. Redskins roll past Point Pleasant, 76-51Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Point Pleasant Register

    The Point Pleasant boys basketball team dropped its fifth straight decision Saturday night during a 76-51 setback to host Hurricane in a non-conference matchup in Putnam County. The visiting Big Blacks remained winless on the road in six tries this season as the Redskins stormed out to a 20-12 first quarter lead and never looked back.

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  5. Bill would close Clements Tree NurseryRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Point Pleasant Register

    So wrote Mark Twain. Not many people know Twain's grandparents, Samuel and Pamela Clemens, lived in Mason County in the early 1800's on a piece of property just north of Point Pleasant.

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  6. Legislative Update - Delegate Eldridge - 1/28/2015Read the original story

    Monday Jan 26 | Lincoln Journal

    ... various sites throughout the county as potential areas for crops to be planted and new industry to be born. Putnam County is also being evaluated as a potential area of crop aggregation, the process of farmers bringing products to sell and being ...

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  7. The Legislative session has begunRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 23 | Logan Banner

    ... various sites throughout the county as potential areas for crops to be planted and new industry to be born. Putnam County is also being evaluated as a potential area of crop aggregation, the process of farmers bringing products to sell and being ...

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  8. DOH to advertise final 14.6 miles of US 35Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | Point Pleasant Register

    ... method, the US 35 project will be constructed as a fully controlled access, four-lane highway from WV 869 in Putnam County to CR 40 in Mason County, which is approximately 14.6 miles, according to the division of highways. Del. Jim Butler of the ...

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  9. Bids due on U.S. Route 35 4-lane completion in MarchRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | West Virginia Metro

    The pedal is down on the completion of the U.S. Route 35 project in Putnam and Mason counties after Gov. Earl Ray Tomblin spotlighted the project in last week's State of the State Address. The DOH is now advertising for requests for proposals .

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  10. Tragedy highlights need for more fire safety educationRead the original story

    Wednesday Jan 21 | Lincoln Journal

    ... home because West Virginia law forbids the Fire Marshal's office from inspecting one- and two-family homes. Putnam County Prosecuting Attorney Mark Sorsaia has said he decided not to present a possible neglect case against the Scott Depot victims' ...

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  11. Delegates react to U.S. 35 announcementRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 15 | Point Pleasant Register

    ... Delegates Cadle and Butler put into this is paying off, as well as Senators Hall and Carmichael, Mason and Putnam County Commissioners, and all of the local community leaders who have worked on this since before I was born. I am hopeful this is a ... 1 comment

  12. Commissioners talk U.S. 35Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 15 | Point Pleasant Register

    When the Mason County Commission met for its regular meeting on Thursday, conversation turned to the completion of U.S. 35. Hope for getting the road completed through Mason and Putnam counties was renewed when Gov. Earl Ray Tomblin mentioned its completion in his State of the State address Wednesday night. Tomblin said: "With help of legislation we passed together, our division of highways is now able to use more innovative financing options to build and maintain our roads and bridges.

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

    Wednesday Jan 14 | West Virginia Metro

    ... a lot and we got a lot of action today. A little different than I expected but I loved it," Statler said. Putnam County GOP Del. Michel Moffatt said he got to see partisanship right from the beginning with the opposition the Democrats posed on the ...

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  14. Moffatt sworn inRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 12 | Lincoln Journal

    ... term in the November 4 general election and will represent House District 22. The district includes southern Putnam County, part of Boone County, a northern portion of Logan County, and 14 precincts in Lincoln County. The district's other ... 1 comment

  15. Vehicle found in Kanawha Co. hit-and-run accidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 12 | West Virginia Metro

    ... crash," according to Humphreys who said that lead investigators to a GMC Yukon that was found along Route 2 in Putnam County. The vehicle was towed to the Kanawha County Sheriff's Department's evidence processing garage. With that vehicle, deputies ...

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  16. Patriot Coal moves corporate headquarters to West VirginiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 9 | West Virginia Metro

    Patriot Coal announced Friday its decision to move its corporate headquarters from St. Louis, MO to Scott Depot in Putnam County. "The move from St. Louis will accomplish dual objectives of reducing administrative costs and positioning the corporate headquarters in closer proximity to our mining operations and customers," Hatfield in a news release.

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  17. One arrested after I-64 chase through three countiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 4 | West Virginia Metro

    ... and Cabell counties. Several different law enforcement agencies were involved in the chase including the Putnam County Sheriff's Department, the Milton Police Department, the Barboursville Police Department, the Cabell County Sheriff's Department ...

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  18. Therapy dog in kill shelter, MO city refuses to return him to crying ownerRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 24, 2014 | Examiner.com

    ... bull ordinance. Some cities in the US have repealed breed bans: Topeka, KS, Cleveland, OH, Oak Harbor, WA and Putnam County, WV to name a few. Lawsuits are currently underway in other cities, who have recognized the futility and unconstitutionality ... 1 comment

  19. Flags at half-staff Wednesday for retired judgeRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 16, 2014 | West Virginia Metro

    State flags will fly at half-staff Wednesday at both the state capitol and state-owned buildings in Putnam County in honor of the life and service of former Putnam County Circuit Judge O.C. Spaulding. Spaulding took his own life last week, he'd been suffering from Lou Gehrig's disease, which forced his retirement.

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  20. Diamond Electric moving US headquarters to W.Va.Read the original story

    Dec 15, 2014 | The Inter-Mountain

    The automotive ignition coil manufacturer will consolidate its main Michigan office with existing operations in Eleanor, located in Putnam County.

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