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  1. Dallas is weirdly obsessed with the houses where Oswald lived, but gentrification poses a threatRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | Dallas Morning News

    Patricia Puckett Hall sits alone in her home at 1026 N. Beckley Ave., pondering the future while immersing herself in the past. Hall is the third generation of women from the same family to have kept her Oak Cliff residence open as a rooming house.

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  2. West Virginia first lady, artists unveiling holiday ornamentRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Martinsburg Journal

    ... sale at the West Virginia Cultural Center in Charleston. Additional ornaments will be available later at Tamarack in Beckley. The artists are Casi Pourfarhadi and Maddie Farmer. The unveiling is at 11:30 a.m. Monday at the Cultural Center in ...

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  3. 2018 holiday ornament unveiledRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | NewsandSentinel.com

    ... most valuable resources," The ornament is $25 and available at the Culture Center in Charleston and at Tamarack in Beckley. A portion of each sale will be donated to the West Virginia Governor's Mansion Preservation Fund, which helps preserve the ...

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  4. Roads to Prosperity reaches notable milestone in Raleigh CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | West Virginia Metro

    A significant phase of the governor's Roads to Prosperity project has been completed along Interstate 77 in southern West Virginia. The West Virginia Department of Transportation announced that paving in the area between Beckley and Bluefield is finished in the southbound lanes.

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  5. Ice storm impact felt 5 days after initial damageRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | West Virginia Metro

    ... in the Cherry Creek/Flat Top area, causing trees to continue to break, according to Moye. "If you drove around in Beckley or Princeton you wouldn't see any of that but when you come into the area where the ice is thick enough, even a day or two ...

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  6. 3rd annual veterans' hospice forum held in Raleigh CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | West Virginia Metro

    Debra Lilly, PhD, was among the Beckley VAMC staff members directly involved in this year's conference, which emphasized early identification of end-of-life goals. Speaking to MetroNews affiliate WJLS, Lilly described palliative care as a comprehensive program that includes a holistic approach to hospice services for individuals suffering from chronic physical illnesses.

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  7. Fugitive wanted in multiple states arrested in Raleigh CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 16 | West Virginia Metro

    He also has more than 40 felony charges for crimes in North Carolina as well as narcotics trafficking and fleeing charges in Raleigh County, West Virginia. Authorities said Wolfenbarker was staying at a residence in Beckley and was found hiding under a bed.

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  8. Snow, ice storms cause early introduction of winter in West VirginiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 15 | West Virginia Metro

    ... eastern mountains. There was a .10 to a .25 of an inch of ice in the mountains to one-third of an inch of ice in the Beckley area up through the Greenbrier Valley. Appalachian Power Company was still reporting more than 19,000 of its customers in ...

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  9. Confirmed: Another Raleigh County food service worker infected with Hepatitis ARead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 15 | West Virginia Metro

    The Beckley-Raleigh County Health Department announced on Thursday that a second case of a food service worker infected with Hepatitis A has been confirmed, following the announcement earlier this month that an employee of Cheddar's Scratch Kitchen in Beckley was infected with the disease. The latest incident occurred at Ghent Elementary School, south of Beckley.

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  10. Group brings vets together for adventureRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 15 | Lewistown Sentinel

    ... Afghanistan, Iraq, Desert Storm and Vietnam. Lt. Col. Forrest (Woody) Aurentz, U.S. Army (retired), originally from Beckley, West Virginia, is one of the group's founders. He said the program plans trips for veterans and their spouses four or five ...

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  11. Wintry mix could prove tricky for drivers Thursday morningRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 14 | West Virginia Metro

    ... concern will be the eastern mountains from Preston and Tucker counties all the way into the Greenbrier Valley and Beckley area. The issue there overnight will be ice. "Possibly a quarter to a half an inch," Sikora said. "That could potentially cause ...

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  12. Hospice of Southern WV to Host Angel Tree CeremonyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 14 | WOAY

    ... West Virginia including the Crossroads Mall in Mount Hope, Big Four Drug Store in Hinton and Marquee Cinemas in Beckley. Memorial ceramic angels will bear the name of a loved one and be displayed on the Angel Trees at their respective locations from ...

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  13. New scholarship to help future pediatriciansRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 13 | Williamson Daily News Online

    ... of Medicine in memory of her mother, E. Pauline Harrell. Harrell was a native West Virginian born April 25, 1923, in Beckley, where she lived until her death on Feb. 19, 2015. At the age of seven, she was charged with the care of her younger ...

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  14. The American Red Cross is facing a blood shortageRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 13 | WOAY

    ... Peterstown 11/29/2018: 10:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m., Peterstown United Methodist Church, Route 1 Box 626-C _______________ Beckley 11/14/2018: 12 p.m. - 6 p.m., Beckley Blood Donation Center, 200 Industrial Dr 11/21/2018: 9 a.m. - 3 p.m., Beckley Blood ...

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  15. Hepatitis A confirmed at Raleigh County restaurantRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 11 | West Virginia Metro

    The Beckley-Raleigh County Health Department began offering free Hepatitis A vaccines on Saturday after a case of the disease was confirmed to be present in a food service worker at Cheddar's Scratch Kitchen in Beckley. County health officials made the announcement Friday afternoon, and encouraged customers who ate at the restaurant between October 20th and October 31st to get vaccinated.

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  16. Work continues on US 221 wideningRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 8 | Watauga Democrat

    ... since construction began in February 2017, scheduled for completion in December of 2020. Vecellio and Grogan of Beckley, W.Va., is the contractor in charge of section C, and the contract bid amount is $53,058,544.51, according to Beaver. Section D ...

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  17. Work continues on U.S. 221 wideningRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 6 | Jefferson Post Online Edition

    ... since construction began in February 2017, scheduled for completion in December of 2020. Vecellio and Grogan of Beckley, West Virginia is the contractor in charge of section C, and the contract bid amount is $53,058,544.51, according to Beaver. ...

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  18. Manchin, Morrisey work to get out the vote for electionRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 6 | NewsandSentinel.com

    ... 2 at Huntington Tri-State Airport. Donald Trump Jr. has also campaigned with Morrisey, including Monday morning in Beckley. Later Monday morning, Morrisey attended a campaign rally at Foster Supply in Scott Depot. During the short stop, Morrisey ...

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  19. Trump Jr., Guilfoyle join Morrisey, Miller for final campaign swing through southern WVRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 5 | West Virginia Metro

    ... I have been on the road, my car has 109,000 miles on it. We've hit the road a lot." Following his appearance in Beckley on Monday, Morrisey, along with Trump Jr. and Guilfoyle, continued his final day of campaigning with stops in Putnam, Marion, and ...

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  20. Veterans advocate clinic to offer free legal help in WVRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 3 | Williamson Daily News Online

    ... legal help from the West Virginia University College of Law. The law firm of Wooton, Davis, Hussell & Ellis, PLLC in Beckley, has pledged $60,000 over the next two years to fund a full-time fellow in the college's Veterans Advocacy Law Clinic. Based ...

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