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Skills put to test at K-9 convention
The annual state convention for West Virginia K-9 units opened in Hancock County on Monday, with dogs and their handlers testing their skills on everything from narcotics detection to tracking.
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Mon Apr 14, 2014
Tablets turning the page on textbooks
With more than 170 million units sold, the iPad has revolutionized mobile computing since its release in 2010.
Fri Apr 11, 2014
FOP; 10th Annual Awards Banquet
The 10th Annual Fraternal Order of Police Awards Banquet was held at the Moose Lodge in Beckley for the law enforcement agencies of Raleigh County.
Beckley 'Make it Shine'
West Virginia 'Make it Shine' is an initiative that gains momentum every year. Volunteers gathered at the Kroger on harper Rd. in Beckley to do their part for Raleigh County.
Wed Apr 09, 2014
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Wildflower Walks at Kanawha State Forest April 26, 2014
The annual Osbra Eye Memorial Wildflower Walks are scheduled Saturday, April 26, 2014, at Kanawha State Forest near Charleston, W.Va.
Tue Apr 08, 2014
New VFD denied
Bobby Palmer, Assistant Fire Chief for the Bradley-Prosperity Volunteer Fire Department, attended the Raleigh County Commission meeting on Tuesday regarding the construction of a fourth fire station.
Stines case continued to fall term of grand jury
The case against a Raleigh County man charged with murder following an altercation in 2013 is continued to the fall term of the grand jury.
Mon Apr 07, 2014
Charleston Daily Mail
Editorial: Raleigh County schools innovating in education
In the 19th century, students in West Virginia schools learned to read, write and do 'rithmetic using a piece of chalk on a slate board in the school house.
Sat Apr 05, 2014
UBB mine explosion remembered
Residents and political leaders remembered 29 miners killed in the Upper Big Branch mine disaster on the 4th anniversary of the nation's deadliest mining accident in 40 years.
Helmet giveaway to raise Brain Injury awareness
The Brain Injury Group of West Virginia handed out free bicycle helmets to children on Saturday in hopes that they'll use them this summer.
Fri Apr 04, 2014
Dr. Eugene L. Schoolfield II
Dr. Eugene L. Schoolfield II was born in Beckley, West Virginia, to Eddiena L. Schoolfield and the late Eugene, Sr. He was educated in the Raleigh County Public School system where he graduated with honors from Woodrow Wilson High School in 1987.
Wed Apr 02, 2014
West Virginia Metro
Film company releases statement on Blankenship documentary
The company that filmed the Don Blankenship-based documentary about the 2010 tragedy at the Upper Big Branch mine in Raleigh County that claimed the lives of 29 miners released a statement to media members Wednesday.
Sat Mar 29, 2014
Board of Education holds 'Meet and Greet'
A Raleigh County board held a 'meet and greet' on Saturday in hopes of informing residents about an upcoming election.
Fri Mar 28, 2014
Prosecution, defense strike deal in police officer battery case
A Beckley Police officer once accused of applying a martial arts maneuver on his then-girlfriend will likely avoid jail time.
Wed Mar 26, 2014
Beckley man denied bond in Hunter murder case
Prosecutors said Wednesday they have a solid case against Deveron Patterson, one of the men charged with first-degree murder in the death of Kareem Hunter last year.
Bluefield Daily Telegraph
Former trooper serving as new litter control officer
A former state trooper is now applying his skill and experience to curbing littering and illegal dumping in Mercer County.
Tue Mar 25, 2014
Kroger robber waives preliminary hearing
A Parkersburg man charged with a recent armed robbery at a Raleigh County grocery store appears in court on Tuesday.
Manchin addresses senior citizens
Senator Joe Manchin's staff said this Senator is trying to protect senior citizens in our state.
Mon Mar 24, 2014
YMCA Happy Kids Preschool currently enrolling
YMCA Happy Kids Preschool is now engaged in registering children, ages 2 - 5, to their full and half day programs for the upcoming school year.
Mining the Mountaintops
One of the interesting questions that will fuel more than a single dissertation is the impact of local political factors on PPACA acceptance and utilization.