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Despite the emergence of diverging opinions on how to move forward, the Lincoln County Board of Education last week agreed to continue with the use of bottled water and tanked supply for other purposes at schools for this week at least.
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The three Lincoln County commissioners unanimously approved all items moved for a decision at the February 20, 2014 regular session in Hamlin.
A large turnout of local citizens and elected county officials heard an upbeat message from West Virginia Commissioner of Agriculture Walt Helmick during a midweek visit to Harts last week.
Lincoln County Sheriff's deputies arrested three people in the Harts area, last week, following the discovery of another methamphetamine operation in the community.
In the third bust in as many days, Lincoln County Sheriff's deputies served a search warrant on a home at Garton Fork in Harts, last week, and found an inactive methamphetamine lab and a range of other materials.
As required by state law, the drawing for the order of the ballots to be used in May 13 primary elections took place last week in Hamlin.
Lincoln County's only Republican voice among state lawmakers met with constituents in Hamlin, last week, for a town hall meeting to discuss the recent water crisis and other issues.
Hamlin Town Council engaged with their legal counsel for the first time, recently, since first agreeing to avail of his services for an hourly fee last year.
A little girl who sang "Sea of Cowboy Hats' and won her first singing competition during the Magnolia Fair at Matewan has grown into a beautiful and talented young woman who is well on her way to living her dream as a country music singer.
The three members of the Lincoln County Commission took unanimous action on the following items at the February 6, 2014 regular session in Hamlin.
Inspectors with the West Virginia Department of Environmental Protection said Thursday they do not expect any violations will be written over a mine blowout in Boone County.
Energy Express will return to Lincoln County once again this summer with sights already approved for West Hamlin, Hamlin, and Midway.
A bill which would repeal the provisions of a 2007 law that threatens reduced funding for county school systems due to low property valuations by county assessors, has been approved by the West Virginia House of Delegates.