Thursday Feb 13
Board round-up: January 28 session
The January 28, 2014 session of the Lincoln County Board of Education started with four members but ended with five.
Back in Time - February 11, 1976
Hamlin Marine Michael Cremeans beaten with pipe by three; Ped Arbaugh denied formal education, worked 80 crops of tobacco, planting his first crop at the age of 10; Six Sias men plead guilty to intoxication, after arrests at Hamlin Youth Center; Taxi company to transport children; Percy White retires from gas company; COURTHOUSE RECORDS: seven ... (more)
Branchland meth bust: kids allegedly exposed
A Lincoln County couple was arrested and charged following a methamphetamine bust last week, led by Lincoln County Sheriff Ken Farley and his team, assisted by Trooper Frye of the West Virginia State Police.
College receives USDA-funded Specialty Crops Grant; Branchland's Katie Short involved in program
Students : Alex Pritchard, Hunter Carr, Colton Hughart, Hannah Bobo, and Katie Short recently constructed a hydroponic system in the greenhouse at Potomac State College of West Virginia University with a grant the Agriculture and Forestry Program received from the West Virginia Department of Agriculture.
3 from Lincoln try Toughman
Three participants from Lincoln County were brave enough to attempt to become the "Toughest Man in the Tri-State" as Terry Toler of West Hamlin, Brandon Guthrie of Midkiff and Brian King Jr. of Branchland, all gave it a try.