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3 hrs ago | Williamson Daily News Online

Ward seeks consideration for Family Court

The issue of whether an unexpired Mingo County Family Court judge position will be filled by gubernatorial appointment or election remained controversial this week.

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Related Topix: Williamson, WV, US Governors, Mingo County, WV, US News

Tue Aug 19, 2014

West Virginia Metro

New center targets workforce development

Gov. Earl Ray Tomblin got a look at some of the equipment students will be trained on at the Advance Technology Center in South Charleston Tuesday.

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Related Topix: US Governors, South Charleston, WV, Charleston, WV

Coal Valley News

Gregory's Web

The lunacy of political campaigns would sometimes cause a sane person to crumble.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Representative Nick Rahall, Democrat, US Senate, Senator Jay Rockefeller, Mingo County, WV, US Governors, Opinion

Sun Aug 17, 2014

NewsandSentinel.com

Common Core instructions won't make grade

A reporter for The Martinsburg Journal quotes Gov. Earl Ray Tomblin as saying, "It's really important that teachers are taught how to teach reading.

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Fri Aug 15, 2014

WCHS-TV Charleston

WV Gets Funding For Workforce Development

Charleston , Kanawha County , West Virginia West Virginia is receiving $10,000 in funding to help expand workforce education and training program.

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Thu Aug 14, 2014

Martinsburg Journal

Convicted as teen, man looks for freedom

Despite a 2012 U.S. Supreme Court ruling and a new state law passed earlier this year that outlaws mandatory life sentences for offenders tried as adults for crimes they committed as juveniles, a man convicted of murder in Berkeley County for a crime he committed when he was 17 may remain behind bars indefinitely.

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Related Topix: US News, US Supreme Court, Criminal Defense Law, Law, Berkeley County, WV, US Governors, Martinsburg, WV

Wed Aug 13, 2014

Independent Herald

Officials pleased with NIH plans for study

Today, U.S. Senator Joe Manchin, Governor Earl Ray Tomblin and U.S. Rep. Nick J. Rahall announced they are pleased that the NIH's National Institute for Environmental Health Sciences has outlined the National Toxicology Program's scientific studies it will conduct on the chemicals spilled into the Elk River from the Freedom Industries plant on ... (more)

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Senator Joe Manchin, US Senate, Democrat, US Governors, Joe Manchin, Nick II Rahall, US House of Representatives, Medicine, Pharmacology, West Virginia

Tue Aug 12, 2014

The Inter-Mountain

West Virginia governor not calling for budget cuts

Gov. Earl Ray Tomblin is telling state agencies to keep their budgets on par with this year's spending plans.

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Bellingham Herald

New natural gas pipeline planned for W.Va., Ohio

Columbia Pipeline Group announced the investment in a news release Tuesday. The proposal would help transport up to 1.5 billion cubic feet per day of natural gas.

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Mon Aug 11, 2014

West Virginia Metro

Higher ed escapes more budget cuts for now

One of the loudest groans in state budget cuts in recent years came from the state's higher education institutions.

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Sun Aug 10, 2014

Williamson Daily News Online

Two file for school board on Nov. ballot

Two candidates had filed for the unexpired term on the Mingo County Board of Education, as of late Friday.

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West Virginia Metro

Hearing Monday on permit for Kanawha County surface mine

The state Department of Environmental Protection's Surface Mine Board will hold a hearing Monday on the permit issued in May for a controversial surface mine project near Kanawha State Forest - a hiking and biking destination in Kanawha County.

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The Daily Record

Ag tourism touted as way to boost economies

With its sweet fruit-flavored liqueurs, a working farm and eccentric cast of characters -- including a dancing lemon -- Bloomery Plantation Distillery has attracted tourists from every U.S. state and countries as far away as Laos and Iceland.

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Related Topix: Life, Fruits, Food, Agriculture, Science, Marketing, Appalachia, VA, Local Food, US Governors

Sat Aug 09, 2014

Logan Banner

Trent receives scholarship

James Frederick Trent, son of Susan Trent of West Logan, received the Promise Scholarship at Beth Haven Christian School graduation ceremony held in May. Presenting the scholarship on behalf of Governor Earl Ray Tomblin was Amber Stapleton from the W.Va.

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Fri Aug 08, 2014

Coal Valley News

Ground-breaking ceremony for new hospital

At the groundbreaking for the new Boone Memorial Hospital in Madison, the community and dignitaries from across the state lauded the building of a new state-of-the-art health facility in Madison.

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Related Topix: Madison, WV, US Governors, US Politics, US News, Senator Joe Manchin, US Senate, US House of Representatives, Representative Nick Rahall, Democrat, Boone County, WV

West Virginia Metro

Kanawha State Forest petition lands on governor's desk

Supporters of keeping mountaintop removal mining away from Kanawha State Forest delivered a petition to Governor Earl Ray Tomblin's office Friday.

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Seattle Post-Intelligencer

Chairman: Highway commission report forthcoming

The chairman of the Governor's Blue Ribbon Commission on Highways says the group will release its final report soon.

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Thu Aug 07, 2014

West Virginia Metro

Work begins on new Boone County hospital

Construction is officially underway on the planned replacement facility for Boone Memorial Hospital in Madison.

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WCHS-TV Charleston

WV Honors Soldier Who Died During Korean War

Charleston , Kanawha County , West Virginia West Virginia is honoring a soldier from Marion County who died in a prisoner of war camp during the Korean War.

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Martinsburg Journal

Gov. Tomblin ceremonially signs bill protecting sanitation workers

During his visit to the Eastern Panhandle Wednesday, Gov. Earl Ray Tomblin hosted a ceremonial bill signing for a law that aims to cut down reckless driving around waste and recycling workers.

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