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  1. WVa officials plan Guyandotte River water quality meetingsRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Big News Network.com

    ... edia spectrum and is administered by Mainstream Media EC on behalf of Big News Network. MULLENS, W.Va. (AP) -- West Virginia environmental officials are hosting two public meetings next month about water quality standards for the Guyandotte River....

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  2. W. Va. man sentenced for fight along interstate in Lebanon CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Lebanon Daily News

    A 32-year-old West Virginia man was sentenced to Lebanon County prison Monday for hitting a man in the head with a rock during a fight along the interstate in Swatara Township nearly two years ago. President Judge John C. Tylwalk sentenced Housein B. Keaton of Corssa Lanes to county prison for six to 12 months and ordered him to pay a $300 fine.

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  3. Design firm chosen to lead Civic Center renovation projectRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | West Virginia Metro

    ... on this project." "This particular design takes its inspiration from the history and the topography of West Virginia," he said. "It acknowledges the rivers and the nodes of community, and it creates nodes within the design itself." He said the next ...

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  4. Union Sportsmen's Alliance Awarded American Water Charitable Foundation GrantRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | AmmoLand

    The American Water Charitable Foundation announced a $25,000 grant to the Union Sportsmen's Alliance during the USA's 2nd Annual West Virginia AFL-CIO Conservation Dinner on April 18 in Charleston. Pictured left to right are Jeffrey McIntyre, West Virginia American Water President; Aldie Warnock, American Water Sr. Vice President of External Affairs and AWCF board member; Fred Myers, USA Executive Director; and Ken Purdue, West Virginia AFL-CIO President.

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  5. Manchin endorses Hillary Clinton as he looks ahead to next White House occupantRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | Big News Network.com

    ... f Big News Network. U.S. Senator Joe Manchin (D-W.Va.), who said Sunday he will not be running for governor in West Virginia next year and plans to continue to serve in the U.S. Senate, is already looking ahead to the next White House administration.

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  6. W.Va.-Va. bridge project expected to be completed in MayRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | Big News Network.com

    ... on replacement bridge spans Rich Creek at Petersburg. It's expected to improve travel between Monroe County in West Virginia and Giles County in Virginia....

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  7. Community Meets To Preview Proposed Permit Renewals fir Danny Webb UIC FacilityRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | WOAY

    Tom Rhule,a member of the Environment Justice Committee of the Mountain Party tells the group that the underground injection of toxins into West Virginia water is a big concern. He notes that the potential job losses are less important than the unhealthy water conditions that are caused from improper regulations.

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  8. Country Times: Ashley McMillen is 'Coming Through'Read the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Washington Times

    Today's a big day for Ashley McMillen . "Coming Through," her new single and video, is being released, and the Morgantown, West Virginia, native, who recently moved to Nashville from Central Virginia, hopes it'll launch her music career from "on the verge" to "on the fast track."

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  9. A mother's solace: A letter from a World War I enemyRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Smithsonian Blog

    ... Jr., Mrs. Bennett's son. Louis, a Yale student from a prominent West Virginian family, had organized the West Virginia Flying Corps in early 1917 with the idea of training pilots to join the U.S. Army as part of a proposed West Virginia aerial unit. ...

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  10. Chamber prepares to host governorRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Point Pleasant Register

    ... beginning at 6 p.m. until 6:45 p.m., courtesy of City National Bank. Joining Tomblin at the dinner will be West Virginia Commissioner of Highways Paul Mattox which could mean the subject of the completion of U.S. 35 will be a topic of dinner ...

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  11. Spring cleaning opportunitiesRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Point Pleasant Register

    ... chance to get rid of unwanted items on Saturday, April 25 at no charge. From 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. April 25 at the West Virginia State Farm Museum Maintenance Building on Fairground Road, residents may drop off old tin, appliances, scrap metal, ...

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  12. Party chairs look ahead to governor's race minus ManchinRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | West Virginia Metro

    West Virginia Republican Party Chairman Conrad Lucas says U.S. Senator Joe Manchin's announcement that he won't run for governor next year "has recreated some buzz" in the 2016 race. Lucas said Monday on MetroNews Talkline he believes the Republican nominee would have defeated Manchin in next year's race even though Manchin's poll showed Manchin with a 2-to-1 advantage in a hypothetical match-up with state Attorney General Patrick Morrisey.

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  13. Traffic stop results in big heroin findRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | West Virginia Metro

    ... e Brown, 34, both of Rock Hill. S.C. They are in the South Central Regional Jail on $250,000 bail each. We are West Virginia's only news, talk and sports network providing you the ability to reach all of West Virginia through a single source.

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  14. Remodeling of court roomRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Williamson Daily News Online

    ... letter asking for donations. Unfortunately, Thompson was later notified that her letter was a violation of the West Virginia Judiciary Code of Judicial Conduct which is referred to as a Canon. Thompson said, "I became a little overzealous and should ...

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  15. Oklahoma State has a franchise QB again in Mason RudolphRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | ESPN

    "There are so many people counting on me," said Strong, who has embraced being the face of the Longhorns program. All eyes were on Texas quarterbacks Tyrone Swoopes and Jerrod Heard on Saturday at the Longhorns' Orange-White spring scrimmage Oklahoma State held its spring game at Boone Pickens Stadium on Saturday with the White defeating the Orange 31-13 In the Big 12 Twitter mailbag, we discuss Oklahoma State's Big 12 title chances, Texas' spring game and West Virginia's outlook.

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  16. Huggins named the Furfari Award winnerRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Williamson Daily News Online

    ... secret weapon on its way and no plans were etched in stone when Bob Huggins told the world he had to fix the West Virginia U. men's basketball program during its first season playing in the Big 12 Conference, in 2013. "We simply had to get better. ...

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  17. County quintet to play in girls' all-star game basketball game at Mingo CentralRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Logan Banner

    ... High School's Hillary Hainer and Codi Conley - have been picked to play in the May 1 all-star game. The West Virginia team will take on the Kentucky All-Stars in the third-annual game, set to be played at Mingo Central High School. Ashley Curry and ...

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  18. Tourism boosters see remoteness as benefit and drawback for bucolic West Virginia countyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | The Winnipeg Free Press

    Between mountain ranges and two national forests in West Virginia lies an Appalachian tourism frontier with serene, unspoiled countryside and some of the best rock climbing in the region. Pendleton County's remoteness serves as both a selling point and an impediment to several companies that have invested in tourism in recent years.

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  19. Abandoned buildings: Help arriving for HamlinRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | Lincoln Journal

    Nine communities in West Virginia will receive expert help addressing the issue of abandoned and dilapidated buildings in their main streets, business districts and neighborhoods courtesy of the Northern WV Brownfields Assistance Center at West Virginia University. The communities of Moundsville, Parsons, Hamlin, Thomas, Whitesville, Terra Alta, Glenville, Charleston and Morgantown will receive technical assistance grants, valued at $10,000 each, providing technical assistance and expertise to identify, research, and prioritize their abandoned buildings and create redevelopment plans to turn problem properties into community resources.

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  20. Plenty positives in OEPA report on county's 8 schoolsRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Lincoln Journal

    ... The OEPA visit was part of newly mandated monitoring policies approved by lawmakers in recent years. The West Virginia Board of Education recently reviewed a schedule of 2014-2015 onsite visits for schools across the state, with the OEPA visiting ...

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