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  1. His fault, her fault, their faulta anyone but DuPont's fault [The Pump Handle]Read the original story

    Wednesday Aug 26 | ScienceBlogs

    ... the company violated which contributed to the death in January 2010 of Danny Fish, 58, an employee at its operation in Belle, WV. DuPont paid a $7,000 penalty for that specific violation, along with $36,000 in penalties for other violations. After ...

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  2. Rivers center of attention in cityRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 7 | NewsandSentinel.com

    ... up the Little Kanawha. Mrs. Higgins also sent a summary of other Little Kanawha River boats. The first was the Sciota Belle on 1842, and the second was the Lodi, 1847. Other boats were the George Thompson, Zebra, Silver Heel, Do Ra Me, Argo, Craft, ...

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  3. Putnam County Fair restarts after floodRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 15, 2015 | West Virginia Metro

    Timing for organizers of the Putnam County Fair couldn't have been much worse. A massive rain storm Monday night flooded most of the fairgrounds in Eleanor.

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  4. Optima Acquires DuPont Manufacturing AssetsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 6, 2015 | Contract Pharma Breaking News

    Optima Chemical has acquired manufacturing assets in Belle, West Virginia from The Chemours Company, a wholly owned subsidiary of DuPont . Charles Hinnant, president of Charkit Chemical Corp. and its sister companies, Optima Chemical Co.

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  5. Optima Chemical Acquires Manufacturing Assets in West VirginiaRead the original story

    Jun 29, 2015 | ThomasNet

    NORWALK, Conn. - Charles Hinnant, President and Owner of Charkit Chemical Corporation and its sister companies, Optima Chemical Company and Arran Chemical, announced that on June 12, 2015, Optima Chemical acquired manufacturing assets in Belle, West Virginia from The Chemours Company , a wholly owned subsidiary of DuPont.

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  6. Gov. Earl Ray Tomblin proclaims July 13-19 West Virginia Restaurant WeekRead the original story

    Jul 2, 2015 | Big News Network.com

    ... by Mainstream Media EC on behalf of Big News Network. The Chemours Co., which operates manufacturing facilities in Belle, West Virginia, has completed its spin-off from DuPont and launched an independent, publicly traded corporation. The Chemours ...

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  7. CSB Board Votes Unanimously on Status of 15 Safety RecommendationsRead the original story

    Jun 30, 2015 | PressReleasePoint

    Washington, DC, June 30, 2015-The U.S. Chemical Safety Board has recently voted unanimously to update the status of fifteen safety recommendations resulting from nine accident investigations; including key safety improvements resulting from the 2010 Texas Tech University Laboratory accident, the fatal accident that occurred at the DuPont facility in Belle, WV in 2009, and the 2005 BP Texas City refinery fire and explosion. The effective development and tracking of recommendations, designed to correct safety deficiencies, are key to the CSB's chemical accident prevention efforts.

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  8. 2015 Boone County BelleRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 16, 2015 | Coal Valley News

    ... she would be an outstanding choice and would represent the citizens of Boone County and the title of the Boone County Belle by sharing and displaying her charming and charismatic personality, and her love for life.

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  9. West Virginia Coal Festival begins June 16Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 9, 2015 | Coal Valley News

    ... the Parade Marshals for 2015. This year the WV Coal Festival has named Sylvia Meadows as the first annual Boone County Belle. She will be crowned at the Opening Ceremonies Tuesday, June 16, at 6 p.m. in front of the Courthouse. On Saturday, June 20, ...

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  10. OSHA gives DuPont a 50% discount on penalty for death of 4 workersRead the original story

    May 22, 2015 | ScienceBlogs

    ... factor in the death of another DuPont worker, Carl "Danny" Fish, 58 . Fish worked at the company's facility in Belle, WV. As the Charleston Gazette's Ken Ward, Jr. reported , Fish was sprayed with phosgene - a compound used as poison gas during ...

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  11. Callliope review: A Bizarre Last RequestRead the original story w/Photo

    May 21, 2015 | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    Having a distant relative die and leave the protagonist a ridiculous amount of money is a fairly clich way to start a story. However, the Calliope Theatre's current musical, "Lucky Stiff," manages to revive this well-known beginning with a plot twist that's sure to make you consider this take.

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  12. Music Review: Sir John in Love, Royal Conservatoire of Scotland, GlasgowRead the original story w/Photo

    May 12, 2015 | Sunday Herald

    It is not tricky to work out why Vaughan Williams' Falstaff opera is hardly a staple of the repertoire. Although originally written for students at London's Royal College of Music , it is a demanding work that requires umpteen scene changes and employs a dizzying variation of musical styles.

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  13. When Does a Judge Refuse an Unopposed Motion to Enter a Consent Decree?Read the original story w/Photo

    May 1, 2015 | JD Supra

    Last week, Judge John Copenhaver refused to allow a motion by the United States to enter a consent decree that would have resolved government claims against DuPont concerning alleged violations of the Clean Air Act, CERCLA, and EPCRA at its facility in Belle, West Virginia. Instead, Judge Copenhaver ordered the United States to file a revised memorandum in support and he specifically directed that the memorandum address certain issues that concerned him, including: How does the government fail to win an unopposed motion to enter? After all, the decree did require payment of a $1.275M penalty and various remedial measures.

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  14. Public Tours May 22 at Meldahl, Byrd, Willow Island and Marmet LocksRead the original story

    Apr 28, 2015 | Huntington News

    The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers will welcome the public to tours of four Locks and Dams from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. on May 22, 2015. The sites included are the Captain Meldahl Locks and Dam in Felicity, Ohio, the Robert C. Byrd Locks and Dam in Gallipolis Ferry, W.Va., the Willow Island Locks and Dam in Newport, Ohio, and the Marmet Locks and Dam in Belle, W.Va.

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  15. Calliope makes some delectable nonsense with 'Funny Money' productionRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 20, 2015 | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    By Ray Cooney, directed by Lorraine Hruska & Dave Ludt. At Calliope Theatre, 150 Main St., Boylston.

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  16. Delegates hear pros and cons of tank bill changesRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 6, 2015 | West Virginia Metro

    ... focus on tanks which present the most risk to drinking water," said Timothy Byrd, plant manager of the Dupont Plant in Belle, W.Va. "In addition Senate Bill 423 provides an efficient means for regulated industry to incorporate West Virginia's newly ...

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  17. Woman dies in Kanawha County house fireRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 1, 2015 | West Virginia Metro

    ... on Rand's Davidson Avenue. Early indications were the blaze started in the basement. Volunteer firefighters from Rand, Belle and Malden worked for hours to put out the flames and recover the victim's body. At times, the flames from the large blaze ...

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  18. Lawmakers consider change for the mighty KanawhaRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 15, 2015 | West Virginia Metro

    The House of Delegates Judiciary Committee will host a public hearing Monday morning on a bill dealing with water quality. The state DEP is proposing a change in designation for the Kanawha River from Belle to Point Pleasant.

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  19. Chemical release contained inside Kanawha County plantRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 11, 2015 | West Virginia Metro

    DuPont reported Wednesday evening a small amount of formaldehyde had leaked at the plant in eastern Kanawha County but it was all contained in the Belle facility. The leak came after the failure of equipment in the plant's glycolic unit at around 4 p.m. Workers briefly sheltered in place.

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  20. Investigate release details in deadly chemical leak at DuPont plantRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 5, 2015 | Click2Houston

    ... incidents located within DuPont facilities. In Jan. 2010, a steel hose ruptured at DuPont's manufacturing plant in Belle, West Virginia. One worker was killed in that incident. Later that year, emergency crews rushed to the DuPont's facility in ...

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