Putnam County Newswire

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  1. Rockefeller urges Rite Aid CEO to keep Poca center openRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | West Virginia Metro

    U.S. Senator Jay Rockefeller is imploring Rite Aid to reconsider its decision to close its distribution warehouse in Putnam County that employs 230 workers.

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  2. Former employee suing county clerkRead the original story

    9 hrs ago | Herald-Citizen

    A former county employee is suing Putnam County Clerk Wayne Nabors and is accusing he sexually harassed her.

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  3. Putnam prosecutor says shooting appears to be self-defenseRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | West Virginia Metro

    Putnam County prosecutors Mark Sorsaia said he hasn't decided if he'll present a case of a Red House woman who shot her estranged boyfriend to the grand jury.

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  4. Putnam deputies issue 49 'cell phone' citationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | West Virginia Metro

    The Putnam County Sheriff's Department takes the state law which forbids driving and using on a cell phone to be extremely important.

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  5. Putnam County Plans To File Lawsuit Against Waste ManagementRead the original story

    Tuesday | WCHS-TV Charleston

    ... resident Pamela Messer. There are about 100 tons of MCHM in the waste management landfill. To get rid of it, Putnam County Commissioners and the city of Hurricane are teaming up and taking Waste Management to court. "It's just one of those things ...

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  6. Putnam Commissioners Plan Legal Action Seeking To Force Removal Of MCHM From LandfillRead the original story

    Tuesday | WCHS-TV Charleston

    Putnam County commissioners said Tuesday they want to partner with the city of Hurricane and file a lawsuit by the end of the week against Waste Management seeking to force it to remove MCHM from the Hurricane landfill.

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  7. CSX seeks dismissal of W.Va. train death lawsuitRead the original story

    Monday | The Inter-Mountain

    Railroad company CSX is asking a federal judge to dismiss a lawsuit stemming from the death of a Putnam County teenager who was hit by a train.

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  8. People In Putnam County Could Be Getting Public Water AccessRead the original story

    Monday | WCHS-TV Charleston

    ... not safe for human consumption," said Manila Ridge resident Harvey Tribble. To get safe water to the area, the Putnam County commission applied for a 1.5 million dollar grant a few years ago to extend water lines to the Jim-Ridge area. That project ...

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  9. Putnam police familiar with man killed in domestic disputeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 14 | West Virginia Metro

    Any charges against a Putnam County woman for the shooting death of her former boyfriend will probably lie with the Putnam County grand jury.

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  10. Rite Aid to close Poca distribution centerRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 14 | West Virginia Metro

    The longtime distribution center for the Rite Aid drugstore chain in Putnam County will be closed in 2016.

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  11. Family, Friends Of Man Killed In Putnam Shooting Hold VigilRead the original story

    Sunday Apr 13 | WCHS-TV Charleston

    Family and friends of a Putnam County shooting victim are pleading for justice. At a vigil Sunday night, the family of Curtis Adams insisted he was set up.

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  12. Your vents for April 14, 2014Read the original story

    Sunday Apr 13 | Charleston Daily Mail

    ... accepting of her was Germany? n This past Wednesday we were at the Huntington Mall and noticed at least five Putnam County school buses parked there. With all the no-school days this past winter, why were these kids not in school? Instead of being ...

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  13. Man shot and killed in Putnam County after entering residenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 12 | West Virginia Metro

    A man identified as Curtis Adams allegedly entered the residence of his former girlfriend on Grandview Ridge Road near Red House Hill.

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  14. Putnam County Deputies Investigating ShootingRead the original story

    Saturday Apr 12 | WCHS-TV Charleston

    For people who hardly ever hear of a murder happening in their area, Saturday's news that a man was shot and killed in Putnam County has definitely shaken up those living in the rural community.

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  15. First Tanker Trucks Of Wastewater From Freedom's Poca Blending Shipped OutRead the original story

    Friday Apr 11 | WCHS-TV Charleston

    ... the material that was being held at Poca Blending was already disposed of in the Disposal Services landfill in Putnam County. Meanwhile, three loads of wastewater being collected at the Freedom Industries' spill site on Barlow Drive (rainwater and ...

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  16. Your Vents, Friday, April 11Read the original story

    Friday Apr 11 | Charleston Daily Mail

    ... * Why would Ryan White spend $70,000 to win a job that pays $8,000 a year? Think about it folks. * Parents in Putnam County had better beware of the Common Core curriculum they are trying to start in the schools. It is not good. * I was recently in ...

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  17. Putnam deputies say St. Albans man's intent was to killRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 10 | West Virginia Metro

    ... house with gunfire from a .45 caliber pistol. "He had a phone conversation in which he became enraged," said Putnam County Sheriff's Department Lieutenant Ryan Lockhart. "Apparently during a phone conversation, she (Larck's mother) requested he take ...

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  18. Lady Knights rally past Winfield, 3-2Read the original story

    Thursday Apr 10 | Point Pleasant Register

    The Point Pleasant softball team trailed 2-0 through five complete, but the guests rallied with three runs over the final two innings Wednesday night to secure a 3-2 come from behind victory over Winfield in a non-conference matchup in Putnam County.

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  19. Putnam County Commissioners Could Be Heading Back To CourtRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 9 | WCHS-TV Charleston

    ... getting information as to what we can and cannot do, what needs to be done, and how we are to proceed," said Putnam County Commission President Stephen Andes. Andes said if the commission does file a lawsuit, it will most likely be against Waste ...

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  20. Putnam County Commission Could Be Heading Back To CourtRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 9 | WCHS-TV Charleston

    The Putnam County Commission is considering another lawsuit in connection with MCHM and the landfill.

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