2 hrs ago
Charleston Daily Mail
Sissonville community appreciation dinner to honor volunteers
A Sissonville community appreciation dinner will take place at 6 p.m. March 18 in the gymnasium at Aldersgate United Methodist Church.
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10 hrs ago
Charleston Daily Mail
Yes, pipelines can be and should be safer
The National Transportation Safety Board this week released its final report of the December 2012 Sissonville natural gas pipeline rupture that blew out a 20-foot section of pipeline and ignited a huge fireball that destroyed three homes, closed Interstate 77 for a day and scared the wits out of everyone in the area.
Tue Mar 11, 2014
Extra plastic bottle recycling ends March 31
Members of the Kanawha County Solid Waste Authority say satellite recycling stations set up around the county will stop accepting plastic bottles at the end of the month.
45 year old gas pipeline not checked in 24 years. Guess what happens next?
A corroded gas pipeline that had not been inspected in more than two decades contributed to an explosion in 2012 that destroyed homes and melted a section of Interstate 77 in Sissonville, W.Va., the National Transportation Safety Board said on Monday.
Mon Mar 10, 2014
Bulletin Board: March 11, 2014
The U.S. Air Force Heritage Ramblers, a six-piece Dixieland band, will perform at 7 p.m. Friday in the Riverside High School auditorium.
NTSB Says Sissonville Pipeline Rupture Could Have Been Prevented
WASHINGTON, D.C. The 2012 rupture of a Columbia Gas Transmission Corporation natural gas pipeline in West Virginia was caused by external corrosion that could have been discovered by the pipeline operator, the National Transportation Safety Board said in a report released Monday.
Thu Mar 06, 2014
Bulletin Board: March 6, 2014
Unity of Kanawha Valley: will be home for the monthly Laughter Yoga class with Janet Prince at 10 a.m. Saturday its location, 804 Myrtle Road, corner of Bridge and Myrtle roads.
Mon Mar 03, 2014
Potpourri: March 3, 2014
Remember former Gen. Jerry Boykin, the high-ranking Pentagon commander during the Bush administration, who said God wants Christian America to fight Muslims? Well, now he's a leader of the fundamentalist Family Research Council -- and he declared in a Texas speech that Jesus will return soon "leading a mighty army" and carrying an assault rifle.
Fri Feb 28, 2014
Deputies say Sissonville man killed himself
CHARLESTON, W.Va. -- Kanawha County sheriff's deputies say a man found dead in Sissonville this morning apparently committed suicide.
Wed Feb 26, 2014
Shepherd to run for House of Delegates
Sally Shepherd, who lost a bid Tuesday to run for Kanawha County commissioner after filing candidacy papers in the wrong office, was added Wednesday to the May primary election ballot as a candidate for House of Delegates.
Deputies Say Two Charged With Stealing Taxi, Operating Meth Lab
Deputies said a Charleston couple was arrested after they stole a taxi and took off in the vehicle.
Tractor-Trailer Jackknifes Along I-77 Near Sissonville
One northbound lane of Interstate 77 near Sissonville was closed Wednesday after a tractor-trailer reportedly jackknifed.
Tue Feb 25, 2014
Would-be Kanawha commission candidate wont get on ballot, judge rules
Sally Shepherd will not be allowed to add her name to the ballot to run for Kanawha County Commission, Circuit Judge Duke Bloom ruled this morning.
PSC asks for further details on disputed water bills
Officials with the state Public Service Commission say they need to know more about disputed bills for customers of West Virginia American Water.
Mon Feb 24, 2014
Sat Feb 22, 2014
Shepherd sues to have name placed on ballot
Sally Shepherd, a former conservation officer and unsuccessful candidate for state agriculture commissioner, wants a circuit judge to order her name be placed on the ballot for Kanawha County Commission.
Fri Feb 21, 2014
Storm, Winds Block Roads And Knock Out Power
Sixty mile per hour winds downed trees overnight in Kanawha County. Scattered power outages effecting thousands of people were reported in West Virginia, but most have been restored.
Bulletin Board: Feb. 21, 2014
The South Charleston Library Board will have its regular meeting at 5:30 p.m. Monday at the library, 312 Fourth Ave. The agenda is available at the library.
Wed Feb 19, 2014
Drop-Off Sites Still Available For Empty Bottled Water Containers
If you have mounds of empty bottled water containers piling up, there are designated drop-off sites in Kanawha County accepting the containers.
Agency wants permanent satellite recycling stations
So many people are recycling water bottles at satellite recycling bins set up around the county that members of the Kanawha County Solid Waste Authority want to make the drop-off sites permanent.