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Chiesi Swaps Cell for Halfway House After Insider Scandal
Danielle Chiesi, the 47-year-old securities analyst who pleaded guilty to securities fraud in the biggest U.S. insider-trading crackdown, is back in town.
Travel Notes: May 12, 2013
Stonewall Resort will celebrate the American Hiking Society's National Trails Day with a six-mile hike, starting at 9 a.m. June 1. Stonewall Resort general manager Mike Hager said participants may walk, run or bike at their leisure in the noncompetitive event.
Alderson Bridgefest May 18
The Town of Alderson and many other supporting organizations are sponsoring the first Alderson BridgeFest to open the outdoor season on Saturday, May 18.
Bobby Hoover seeks Alderson's office of mayor in upcoming election
Front Row: Kay Wood , Bobby Hoover and Lee Roy Ward; Back Row: Charles Lobban , James Massey and Greg Eary Bobby Hoover is running as the Citizen's Party nominee for Mayor of Alderson.
New signs for Alderson
Admiring the new 'Best July 4th Celebration' sign are Mayor Travis Copenhaver , Delegate George 'Boogie' Ambler, Council Member Ann Eskins and Recorder Betty Thomas Last week, new signs were attached to the Alderson signs on the four gateways into the town.
Crime History: First prisoners enter Federal Industrial Institution for Women
On this day, April 30, in 1927, the first three prisoners entered the first federal prison for women in Alderson, W.Va. The Federal Industrial Institution for Women was opened officially in 1928 to reform the wives, girlfriends, mothers and sisters who harbored the gangsters from the Prohibition era.
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Name change for Alderson-Broaddus College
School officials say the name change reflects the efforts being taken in Philippi to expand the scope of the educational offerings.