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  1. Editorial: Justice must deliver on road bond's expectationsRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Logan Banner

    ... Bids for some projects have come in over the original cost estimates. Widening the West Virginia Turnpike near Beckley was estimated to cost $60 million. Only one bid was submitted, and the DoH recently awarded a contract of about $105.7 million for ...

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  2. East Beckley Bypass completed, finallyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | West Virginia Metro

    It took twice as long as originally projected, but on Thursday evening the East Beckley Bypass in Raleigh County officially opened to two-way traffic. Workers opened the final leg of the road project on Industrial Drive at 7 pm.

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  3. Red Cross is in need of Blood, platelet donations in wake of Hurricane FlorenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | WOAY

    ... - 5 p.m., Mercer Mall, 261 Mercer Mall Rd #322 10/5/2018: 12 p.m. - 5 p.m., Mercer Mall, 261 Mercer Mall Rd #322 Beckley 9/26/2018: 12 p.m. - 6 p.m., Beckley Blood Donation Center, 200 Industrial Dr 10/3/2018: 12 p.m. - 6 p.m., Beckley Blood ...

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  4. Public hearings set for utility rate hike proposalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Williamson Daily News Online

    ... second floor of the Mercer County Courthouse, 1501 West Main St., Princeton. n 6:30 p.m. Oct. 11 in Room C of the Beckley-Raleigh County Convention Center, 200 Armory Drive, Beckley. Evidentiary hearings at PSC headquarters are scheduled from Nov. ...

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  5. Your southern West Virginia weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Logan Banner

    ... bestselling author Homer Hickam returns to the Mountain State this weekend for the annual Rocket Boys Festival in Beckley, W.Va. He will conduct a Writer's Workshop on Saturday, Oct. 2. Hickam's newest book, "Carrying Albert Home," is out Oct. 13. - ...

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  6. PEIA finances look better as big decisions about next year's plans approachRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | West Virginia Metro

    ... Inn in Martinsburg; a Nov. 14 meeting at the WVU Erickson Alumni Center in Morgantown and a Nov. 15 meeting at the Beckley-Raleigh County Convention Center. Right now, PEIA's overall budget looks solid enough that its managers are planning to ...

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  7. "Rocket Boys" scheduled to land in southern WV this weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 20 | West Virginia Metro

    BECKLEY, W. Va . - The annual Rocket Boys Festival with Homer Hickam kicks off this weekend in Raleigh County, with a variety of activities taking place at the Beckley Exhibition Coal Mine, along with Educational Displays and Specialty Vendors.

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  8. 'American Horror Story' TV show shouts out Syracuse: See reactionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 2 | The Post-Standard

    ... here was crucial to the survival of civilized life on Earth. The three other compounds -- in Syracuse, New York; Beckley, West Virginia; and San Angelo, Texas -- have been overrun and destroyed." The Syracuse reference quickly stirred excitement ...

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  9. Free Medical, Dental & Eye Care Offered at Fort Worth EventRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 19 | NBC Dallas

    ... by Dr. Lewis and her team of volunteers. Previous clinics have taken place in San Antonio, Los Angeles, Phoenix and Beckley, West Virginia, among others. According to a news release , free onsite services include "minor surgical procedures under IV ...

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  10. Three Car Accident Sends Six To The Hospital In BeckleyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 19 | WOAY

    Officials say shortly after noon three cars collided at the intersection of Robert C. Byrd Drive and N. Kanawha street. The driver of the maroon car was making a left turn and hit the other two white cars, which resulted in six people being injured and taken to the hospital.

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  11. Jusa Bekoz: Ita s like losing a brotherRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 16 | Martinsburg Journal

    The official count of members of the West Virginia Sports Writers Association was released recently for the current school/fiscal year. Dan Stillwell of The Register-Herald in Beckley passed from our world on Friday, one day after covering a high school football game for the last time.

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  12. Raleigh County Woman Arrested For Embezzling At Wendy's In BeckleyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 17 | WOAY

    According to a criminal complaint, the manager of Wendy's located on Harper Park Drive claimed that Sandra Pierce had counted the money in her register and verified it to have 150 dollars in it. The manager stated Pierce left before verifying with management.

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  13. West Virginia officer wounds man during vehicle pursuitRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 17 | Weirton Daily Times

    ... Roberts in the abdomen on Friday. Goodson says Roberts remained hospitalized Sunday at Raleigh General Hospital in Beckley. McDowell County Sheriff's Sgt. James E. Muncy Jr. says the deputy was trying to pull over Roberts for reckless driving and a ...

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  14. Beckley man accused of several burglaries in Raleigh CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 14 | The Republican

    Joseph Clarence Buckland, II, 35, of Beckley was arrested on Monday when officers responded to a call in Teel Road and Lucas Drive area of Maxwell Hill. On September 10, an officer and his K-9 partner tracked Buckland to a stolen vehicle he was hiding in, and arrested him.

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  15. Frontier service impacted by line damageRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 13 | West Virginia Metro

    A Frontier Communications fiber-optic cable was damaged by a third-party contractor working along MacCorkle Avenue in Charleston Thursday afternoon, Frontier Communications said. The damage could be impacting internet and telephone service to Frontier customers in Barboursville, Beckley, Charleston, Huntington, Kanawha City, Logan, South Charleston and St. Albans.

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  16. Cortland Foundation announces photography winnersRead the original story

    Monday Sep 10 | The Inter-Mountain

    ... Kilsong Cox of Elkins, Sandra Miller of Buckhannon, Vernon Patterson and Joseph Henry of Davis, Ed Rehbein of Beckley, Bobbie Swan and Rick Morrison of Meadowbrook, Brian Peterman of Bridgeport, Vickie Clutter of Wallace, Wendy Parks of Fairmont, ...

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  17. Program for survivors brings retreat to New River GorgeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 9 | NewsandSentinel.com

    By JORDAN NELSON, The Register-Herald BECKLEY, W.Va. - Beth Lucci has spent the last five days away from her home in Naples, Fla., to find peace and serenity in the mountains of West Virginia.

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  18. Man injured in Beckley stabbingRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 8 | West Virginia Metro

    According to Beckley police, Cheese stabbed a 62-year-old man in the stomach at around 1:30 a.m. at Willbrian Apartments.

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  19. Big Reds defeat Beckley, 28-7, for 1st winRead the original story

    Saturday Sep 8 | NewsandSentinel.com

    The Woodrow Wilson Flying Eagles came into week three in unfamiliar territory under head coach Street Sarrett. They were 2-0 for the first time under the third-year head coach who has drawn praise from his colleagues for the turnaround.

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  20. PSC to hold multiple public hearings regarding power, water rate proposalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 7 | West Virginia Metro

    ... for sewer customers. - Oct. 9, 6:30 p.m., at the Mercer County Courthouse in Princeton; - Oct. 11, 6:30 p.m., at the Beckley-Raleigh County Convention Center in Beckley; - Oct. 23, 6:30 p.m., at West Virginia Independence Hall in Wheeling; - Oct. ...

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