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  1. Jennelou (Tebay) CheneyRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | NewsandSentinel.com

    Jennelou Cheney, 79, of Worthington Ohio , passed away peacefully November 3 2018, following a brief illness at Ohio Health Riverside Methodist Hospital. She was born in 1938 at Charleston WV to Harry Tebay and Mary Katherine Tebay.

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  2. Phalon: Acosta ruling a First Amendment victory To cap off Donald...Read the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | NorthJersey.com

    ... sits for an interview with CNN's Jim Acosta, left, outside his office at the Capitol Tuesday, May 6, 2008 in Charleston, W.Va. There is a certain segment out there who will gripe about "fake news" and that Trump should have the power to shut down ...

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  3. Around the Region Nov. 16Read the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Martinsburg Journal

    ... requiring a shuttle from some drivers at the end of the hike. (Shuttle liability not covered by Sierra Club.) CHARLESTON (AP) - Officials say more than 100 buildings have been demolished in West Virginia's capital and most populous city over the ...

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  4. Evans Broadcasting/Reno OM Doug Daniels ResignsRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | AllAccess.com

    ... hard-working - with a proven track record of success in markets as diverse as CHICAGO; ROCKFORD; COLUMBUS; and CHARLESTON, WV. I partner well with consultants; have strong references and, offer a fun and entertaining Morning show (if desired): "DOUG ...

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  5. WV Executive Magazine Names Young Guns 2019Read the original story

    21 hrs ago | Huntington News

    Ten West Virginia business professionals have been named to the Young Guns Class of 2019 by West Virginia Executive magazine. The inductees were honored at a reception at the West Virginia Culture Center in Charleston on November 15. The sponsors for the event were the Cabell-Huntington Convention & Visitors Bureau, McKinley Carter Wealth Services, Mylan and My Huntington.

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  6. 45th Consecutive Year of Dividend Increases for United BanksharesRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | TriCities.com

    WASHINGTON & CHARLESTON, W.Va.-- --Nov 16, 2018--United Bankshares, Inc. today announced that its Board of Directors declared a fourth quarter dividend of $0.34 per share for shareholders of record as of December 14, 2018. Dividends per share of $1.36 for the year 2018 represents an increase over the $1.33 per share paid for the year of 2017.

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  7. Thelma Florene "Flo" Tucker CoinerRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | NewsandSentinel.com

    ... Road, Alum Creek, with Rev. Roe Smith officiating. Burial will follow at Graceland Memorial Park Mausoleum, South Charleston. Family and friends will gather from 4:00 to 6:00pm on Sunday, November 18th.

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  8. CNN reporter Jim AcostaRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | USA Today

    ... sits for an interview with CNN's Jim Acosta, left, outside his office at the Capitol Tuesday, May 6, 2008 in Charleston, W.Va. A federal judge ordered the White House on Friday to restore CNN reporter Jim Acosta's press badge, which had been revoked ...

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  9. Charleston community group says officer-involved shooting "appropriate"Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | West Virginia Metro

    An independent community group has determined an officer-involved shooting that resulted in a Charleston man's death was justified. The group RESET issued its report Thursday in connection with the Nov. 2 shooting of Andrew Moore, 25, at the Orchard Manor housing complex on Charleston's West Side.

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  10. Blue Ribbon Commission may loosen W.Va. college oversightRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | West Virginia Metro

    ... tremendous confidence in their own governing boards, and they do not see the need for additional bureaucracy in Charleston," Payne said. Michael Farrell, the chairman of the Higher Education Policy Commission and a lawyer, warned that multiple ...

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  11. Tech leaders see positive future for West Virginia at Coding & Cyber SummitRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | West Virginia Metro

    A push for more opportunities for West Virginians looking to latch on to knowledge sector and digital economy is starting to pay dividends, according to Anne Barth, the Executive Director of TechConnect West Virginia. Barth expressed excitement and encouragement about technology industries from the 2018 West Virginia Coding & Cyber Summit in Charleston on Thursday.

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  12. Gee, Perdue tout new SMART529 gift card for paying tuitionRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | West Virginia Metro

    Perdue was referring to the new SMART529 gift card, which is the latest offshoot of the state's college savings program of the same name. The treasurer was in Morgantown on Wednesday to talk up the card, now available at Target stores in Morgantown, Bridgeport and Charleston.

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  13. Superintendent: Enrollment down by more than 4,000 students this year in West Virginia public schoolsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | West Virginia Metro

    ... on public school enrollment for the 2018-2019 school year during Thursday's state Board of Education meeting in Charleston. Other factors in the enrollment declines, according to Paine, included West Virginia's declining birth rate for an estimated ...

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  14. Gatorchoppin on ... Ojeda: Presidential Candidate or Another West Virginia Character?Read the original story

    Thursday | Huntington News

    ... very much appeared to be pro-gun despite the Democrat party line. Now, Ojeda is shooting for higher goals than Charleston, WV. Mr. Ojeda wants to be the President of The United States. Many are laughing. Many are lining up behind him. At his ...

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  15. Tourism officials promoting W.Va. through 'Fallout' gameRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Martinsburg Journal

    Tourism officials heralded the game's worldwide debut Wednesday with an event at the West Virginia Capitol in Charleston. The latest installment in the post-apocalyptic series is a prequel based in the Mountain State.

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  16. West Chester University edges Charleston to advance to NCAA quarterfinalRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Brotherly Game

    The third time was a charm for West Chester University on Thursday as the Rams knocked off the unbeaten national champions University of Charleston 1-0 to advance to the NCAA Division 2 quarterfinal. The Golden Rams were knocked out of the tournament in each of the last two seasons by Charleston, losing in the first round 2-0 in 2016 and in the third round 3-0 last season.

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  17. Squabbles Persist on West Virginia Blue Ribbon Commission on Higher EducationRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Intelligencer

    ... have tremendous confidence in their own governing boards. They do not see the need for additional bureaucracy in Charleston," Eric Lewis, the chairman of the board of governors at Shepherd University, raised concerns about WVU having too much ...

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  18. Ex-Cisco CEO Chambers joins with WVU to create new entrepreneurship programRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Logan Banner

    Courtesy photo Charleston native and former Cisco CEO John Chambers laughs while listening to West Virginia University President Gordon Gee during a news conference Friday, Nov. 9, 2018, in Morgantown.

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  19. Butterball, You Blow My MindRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Morgantown

    If you've ever driven through Charleston in November with your radio turned to 102.7 FM, there's a good chance some unusual lyrics came blasting through your speakers: Thanksgiving is upon us It's time to eat at momma's Let's eat the bird It's what we heard It's turkey, turkey time You Butterball, you blow my mind It's turkey, turkey, turkey For nearly two decades, the oddball rap song "Turkey Time" has been a holiday classic in West Virginia's capital city. And it all began when a brand-new morning show-The Coach Kidd and Libby Jo Show-hit the airwaves of Electric 102.7 in 1997.

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  20. Speakers: Changing a locality takes timeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Martinsville Bulletin

    ... history and who they are, he said. That includes recognizing the uniqueness of an area, he added. For example, Charleston, West Virginia, is embracing the idea of its natural beauty and the state is making itself a vacation destination. Deborah ...

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