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  1. Haunted houseRead the original story

    4 min ago | NewsandSentinel.com

    Wood County Coon Hunters will present The Club of Terror Haunted House from 6 p.m.-midnight today and Saturday. Additional hours are 6 p.m.-midnight Oct. 31 and Nov. 1 at the at the location on West Virginia 68 at Belleville, nine miles south of Parkersburg.

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  2. Matheny 2014 Distinguished AlumnaRead the original story w/Photo

    20 min ago | Coal Valley News

    The LWV honored Helen Matheny,'01, Director of West Virginia Alzheimer's Outreach and Registry Program Blanchette Rockefeller Neurosciences Institute at West Virginia University, as this year's "Distinguished Alumna." A reception was held to honor her on Wednesday, October 15, 2014 at the Erickson Alumni Center in Morgantown.

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  3. Cat believed to be victim of deliberate attackRead the original story w/Photo

    27 min ago | The Review

    ... was exiting its jaw. She said the arrow was the kind used for target practice, not for hunting. Bow season in West Virginia opened on Sept. 27. Jackson rushed the cat to the Chester Veterinary Clinic, 2049 Lincoln Ave., where Dr. Eric Dougherty ...

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  4. Officials: Students should know CPR before graduationRead the original story w/Photo

    31 min ago | Martinsburg Journal

    Officials with the American Heart Association of West Virginia have requested a study of the requirements and presented information on the program Tuesday during an Education Subcommittee B meeting. The plan would require a 30-minute hands-only cardiopulmonary resuscitation course be taught at least once to students before graduation.

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  5. Straight Ticket: Big Republican win would make huge differenceRead the original story

    32 min ago | Martinsburg Journal

    Very few of those who will cast ballots in the Nov. 4 election were even born the last time the West Virginia Legislature was not controlled by the Democrat Party. Dominance by that party in Mountain State politics has become virtually a way of life here.

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  6. Mountain Arts District' discussedRead the original story w/Photo

    39 min ago | The Inter-Mountain

    ... involved by creating and coordinating a "Mountain Arts District." Kent Spellman, executive director for the West Virginia Community Development Hub, acted as facilitator, and questioned what has been done to move forward since the town was ...

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  7. Arbough backs out of plea deal in sexual assault, abduction caseRead the original story w/Photo

    39 min ago | The Inter-Mountain

    ... to withdraw from the plea agreement, which he had previously signed. According to the criminal complaint, West Virginia State Trooper C.E. Elliott spoke with the alleged victim at Davis Memorial Hospital in Elkins on June 7, 2013. The girl allegedly ...

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  8. Fire truck, car collide in Barbour CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    39 min ago | The Inter-Mountain

    ... sedan late Tuesday night on U.S. 250 near Union and 4-H roads. (The Inter-Mountain photo by Dan Geohagan) A West Virginia State Police officer on the scene said the wreck was under investigation and no information could be released pending a ...

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  9. High Court to consider Wilfong's fate on benchRead the original story

    39 min ago | The Inter-Mountain

    Randolph County Circuit Judge Jaymie Godwin Wilfong sat next to her husband Tuesday as her legal counsel pleaded for mercy on her behalf before the West Virginia Supreme Court of Appeals.

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  10. Punishments should be severe in MorgantownRead the original story

    39 min ago | The Inter-Mountain

    ... and police officers Saturday night in Morgantown should be prosecuted and punished severely. If they are West Virginia University students, they should be expelled. We West Virginians often wish other Americans - especially those in business who can ...

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  11. Weir's Farran fires game-winner against Wheeling CentralRead the original story w/Photo

    59 min ago | Weirton Daily Times

    Francesca Farran ripped home the golden goal with 4:28 left in the second overtime as the Weir High girls soccer team beat Wheeling Central, 2-1, Tuesday at Jimmy Carey Stadium in the West Virginia Class AA-A Region 1, Section 1 tournament.

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  12. Dawn Lee Ferguson LombardiRead the original story

    1 hr ago | NewsandSentinel.com

    ... W.Va., to Ronald O'Dell Ferguson and Emma Jean Combs Ferguson. She graduated from Ravenswood High School in West Virginia and Gulf Coast Community College in Panama City, Fla., where she received her Registered Nursing Degree in 1991. She was a ...

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  13. Libertarian Says He's - The Real Republican' In W.Va.'s Senate RaceRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Intelligencer

    The man who calls himself "the real Republican" in West Virginia's Senate race came to Wheeling on Tuesday to talk politics and small government at the University Economics Club's luncheon at River City Ale Works. John Buckley, the Libertarian Party candidate for the seat held by retiring Sen. Jay Rockefeller, D-W.Va., told those gathered that while he doesn't expect to win on Nov. 4, he wants to be more than a fringe candidate, and hopes a strong showing will advance his party's cause in future elections.

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  14. Another Pipeline Project on WayRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | The Intelligencer

    ... plan this line to connect to the $5 billion Atlantic Coast Pipeline, which will ship natural gas from central West Virginia to southern North Carolina through 42-inch diameter pipe. "We are going to be criss-crossing each way with these pipelines," ...

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  15. Take Advantage Of Early VotingRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | The Intelligencer

    Only about one-third of West Virginia's registered voters will cast ballots in the Nov. 4 election, according to some predictions. Given the importance of the election - Mountain State residents will elect a new U.S. senator as well as members of the House of Representatives - such a turnout would be deplorable.

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  16. Candidates for U.S. Senate Discuss Views Before Daily Mail Editoral BoardRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Huntington News

    All five U.S. Senate Candidates for West Virginia discuss their viewpoints in this streamed broadcast.

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  17. Teachers Going to Trial on Retirement-Fund ClaimsRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Law.com

    West Virginia's public school teachers are going to trial over losses to their retirement plans after a judge refused to toss out a class action filed on their behalf. Kanawha County, W.Va., Circuit Court Judge Carrie Webster denied summary judgment to the West Virginia Consolidated Public Retirement Board, which administers the state's retirement plans, and The Variable Annuity Life Insurance Co., or VALIC.

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  18. W. Virginia: Dem's ad ties Capito to Wall St.Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Hill

    West Virginia Democratic senatorial hopeful Natalie Tennant will release an attack ad criticizing GOP opponent Rep. Shelley Moore Capito's ties to Wall Street. "Just days later, a big-time credit card company gave her husband a cushy Wall Street job," the narrator says in the ad, obtained first by The Hill.

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  19. The Non-Fiction Writers podcast: Talking Sooner football with WWE legend, OU superfan Jim RossRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | NewsOK.com

    ... The Non-Fiction Writers: 09/23/2014 -- Jason Kersey and Ryan Aber talk about Oklahoma's victory at West Virginia, the emergence of freshman running back Samaje Perine and Baker Mayfield's ongoing eligibility fight. The Non-Fiction Writers: ...

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  20. Police Personnel Alterations Mount Drug ArrestsRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | Huntington News

    ... written test, 52 of whom passed. Those applicants will now undergo a background check and polygraph test. The West Virginia State Police's next training academy is scheduled for January. Another training academy will be conducted in April.

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