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  1. The oldest Hatfield is 97Read the original story w/Photo

    35 min ago | Bluefield Daily Telegraph

    TAZEWELL,Va. - He is a member of one of the most intriguing families in West Virginia history, and at age 97, Teddy Wentz Hatfield is still just as quick-witted, playful and fiercely loyal as he was when he bounced on his great uncle William Anderson "Devil Anse" Hatfield's knee.

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  2. Mercer County Fair continues today with antique tractor pull, rides, moreRead the original story w/Photo

    35 min ago | Bluefield Daily Telegraph

    ... be a meet and greet with the Princeton Rays from 10:30-12:30 p.m., and amusement rides by Myers Amuse-ments, a West Virginia company, will open at 11 a.m. There will be the Veterinary Associates Fun Dog Show at 10 a.m. Registration for the dog show ...

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  3. Westbridge Gardens: Case WV cuts ribbon on new Bluefield housing developmentRead the original story w/Photo

    36 min ago | Bluefield Daily Telegraph

    Officials from Community Action South Eastern West Virginia and other officials from associated organizations gathered Friday for the ribbon-cutting ceremony of CASE's Westbridge Gardens housing development.

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  4. Morrisey explains EPA suitRead the original story w/Photo

    36 min ago | Bluefield Daily Telegraph

    The ink didn't have time to dry on the press release before West Virginia State Attorney General Patrick Morrisey was in the Bluefield Daily Telegraph editorial board room, explaining the significance of the state's challenge of the Environmental Protection Agency's proposed rule relating to emissions at existing coal-fired power plants.

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  5. Looking ahead at the 2014 football seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Point Pleasant Register

    ... Point Pleasant, W.Va. In less than four weeks, the 2014 high school football season kicks off in both Ohio and West Virginia as nine area teams take aim at winning league championships and qualifying for the postseason. Three Ohio Valley Publishing ...

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  6. Alpha announces 1,100 layoffs at several minesRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Coal Valley News

    ... Act, notice has been given today to approximately 1,100 employees at 11 Alpha affiliated surface mines in West Virginia, as well as preparation plants and other support operations, advising them of the expected idling of those facilities based on ...

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  7. Coal struggle endures with W.Va. mine layoff plansRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Marietta Times

    From Boone County banker Lee Milam's experience, each round of coal mine layoffs that hits southern West Virginia stifles his community's already-fragile economy.

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  8. Federal judge sets trial in W.Va. landfill suitRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Marietta Times

    ... The city of Hurricane and the Putnam County Commission filed a lawsuit in May asking that Waste Management of West Virginia be required to remove the wastewater mixed with sawdust from its landfill. The material contains traces of the crude MCHM ...

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  9. W.Va. board to consider scholarships, degreeRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Marietta Times

    The West Virginia Higher Education Policy Commission will consider nursing scholarships and a bachelor's degree in engineering management at Bluefield State College.

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  10. Best field in historyRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Weirton Daily Times

    Organized horse racing in West Virginia dates back more than two centuries, to the days when Charles Washington staged meets in the roadways that led to what became Charles Town.

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  11. New all-star game has bright futureRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Logan Banner

    ... Stadium. Some of the top graduated senior high school players, mostly from the southern part of the state of West Virginia, will meet in the all-star showdown. The game replaces the annual Hatfield-McCoy Senior Bowl which was played from 1996-2013. ...

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  12. Wesleyan announces HOF selectionsRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | The Inter-Mountain

    A standout women's basketball player and track athlete, a three-sport athlete and well-known high school coach, a standout swimmer, a basketball great and a championship women's tennis team will become the newest members of the West Virginia Wesleyan College Athletic Hall of Fame during Homecoming weekend.

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  13. Judge waiting for more info on proposed plea agreementRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | The Inter-Mountain

    ... including a victim impact statement and a statement from the investigating officer, Trooper C.E. Elliot of the West Virginia State Police. - Paul Himes, 29, of Elkins, made no motions during his pre-trial conference Friday so his trial, set for Aug. ...

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  14. Pastor offers alternative to busing planRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | The Inter-Mountain

    ... then as well." According to the Academy's website, it is a yearly registered Exemption K School with the West Virginia State Department of Education in Charleston and the U.S. Department of Education National Center for Education Statistics in ...

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  15. Debra TalbottRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | The Inter-Mountain

    ... Propst. She then was elected for two terms before becoming disabled. She was a big supporter of 4-H and was a West Virginia 4-H All-Star Member. She was a member of the Laurel Mountain Post No. 410 VFW Ladies Auxiliary and had served as a past ...

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  16. Backyard Chili / BBQ Cook-off looking for chefsRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | The Inter-Mountain

    ... . As participants prepare their recipes, additional activities have been planned to include West Virginia craft vendors, eating contests, tastings to vote for the People's Choice awards, swimming, scenic chairlift rides, Turtle Slide tubing, ...

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  17. Playwright returns to Adaland MansionRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | The Inter-Mountain

    Karen Vuranch, one of Adaland Mansion's favorite West Virginia playwrights, returns to the mansion for a murder mystery dinner theater on the side yard pavilion at 6 p.m. Aug. 8-9.

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  18. West Virginia girl' finds successRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | The Inter-Mountain

    "I'm a West Virginia girl. I grew up in a very small county," Dr. Krstal Thompson said.

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  19. Osteopathic Board Waiting For Suspended Physician's ResponseRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | The Intelligencer

    The West Virginia Board of Osteopathc Medicine is waiting to hear from Dr. Roland Chalifoux, the physician accused of reusing syringes to enter vials and saline bags used for more than one patient at Valley Pain Management in McMechen.

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  20. Murray VP: - All Pain, No Gain'Read the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | The Intelligencer

    ... were held as another coal company, Alpha Natural Resources, announced plans Thursday to idle 11 southern West Virginia mines, in Mingo, Boone, Logan and Fayette counties, resulting in about 1,100 expected layoffs by mid-October. Company officials in ...

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