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  1. Concorda s Stuff the Bus aids children in need -Read the original story

    Tuesday Aug 16 | Independent Herald

    Concord University's Stuff the Bus is partnering with 96.1 The Wolf and 580 WCHS again this year to collect school supplies for Kanawha County children in need. Donations are being collected at the Walmart in South Charleston, W.Va.

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  2. West Virginians work together to rebuildRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 9 | Independent Herald

    In the days and weeks following the floods that devastated parts of our state one month ago, it is inspiring to see West Virginians banding together to support friends, family and neighbors as the long road to recovery continues. More than 4,500 individual citizens have requested volunteer opportunity information through Volunteer West Virginia, to offer their time to neighbors and communities.

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  3. Ita s a great time to hit the waterRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 26 | Independent Herald

    If you have ever thought about spending a lazy summer day, or even just a few hours, floating down a nice peaceful river, now is the perfect time to do it. It is a great time to get into the kayak craze.

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  4. Familiar faces star at Bear Hole RaceRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 12, 2016 | Independent Herald

    A new feature was an electronic time keeper set up at the finish line, making it easy for runners and spectators to see the running times. Dylan Repass, who will be a sophomore at Wyoming East this fall, won the men's 5K in 18:55.

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  5. DNR opens natural areaRead the original story

    Jul 5, 2016 | Independent Herald

    The WVDNR held a dedication ceremony on June 2, 2016 to officially open the Forks of Coal State Natural Area. This 102 acre natural area is situated nestled between the confluence of the Big and Little Coal Rivers where they meet to form the Coal River.

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  6. Southern BOG names officers - 4:45 pm updated:Read the original story

    Jul 5, 2016 | Independent Herald

    The Southern West Virginia Community and Technical College Board of Governors has announced its 2016-2017 slate of officers, as elected during its regular Board meeting. Mr. Thomas A. Heywood, Attorney, Bowles Rice McDavid Graff and Love of Charleston was elected as Board Chair; Ms.

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  7. Blackwell looking forward to retirement -Read the original story

    Jun 28, 2016 | Independent Herald

    Retiring Superintendent of Schools Frank "Bucky" Blackwell finds lots of positives in his 34 years as chief of Wyoming County schools. "I like to work with my hands," he commented, "and I'm looking forward to doing some projects around my home - things I enjoy doing."

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  8. Students take part in seminarsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 17, 2016 | Independent Herald

    Representing Wyoming County at Youth and Government seminsars were, front row: Arista Hylton, Brooklyn Warrix, Thomas Collins, Savanah Adkins, Emilee Estepp, Jade Cox, Alexis Lusk, Summer King, and Keagen Blizzard. Middle Row: Teacher Leslie Brewer, Michael Hoosier III, Hunter Vanhoy, Taylor Thacker, Alyssa Bailey, Taylor DeLong, Kaitlyn Elkins, Jared Sandy, Brady Smith, Secretary of State Natalie Tennant, Teachers Lauren Manning and Debra Davis.

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  9. Students attend seminarsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 13, 2016 | Independent Herald

    Local Wyoming County students returned from a 3-day experience in Charleston with the YLA 8th Grade Youth & Government Seminars. Selected representatives from Baileysville, Glen Fork, Herndon, Huff, Mullens, Oceana, Pineville, and Road Branch Schools were at the State Capitol, the Governor's Mansion, executive offices, and even sat in on a night court session.

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  10. Bill Clinton visits Logan, CharlestonRead the original story w/Photo

    May 1, 2016 | Independent Herald

    Former President Bill Clinton spoke to a crowd at the state Capital in Charleston Sunday during a visit to West Virginia. Clinton campaigned for his wife, Hillary Clinton, for president.

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  11. Ensemble performs in CharlestonRead the original story

    Mar 25, 2016 | Independent Herald

    The Glenville State College Trumpet Ensemble recently performed at the West Virginia Music Educators Association Annual In-Service Conference which was held at the Charleston Civic Center. The ensemble was directed by GSC Professor Emeritus Harry Rich.

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  12. East has the answers in Tolsia gameRead the original story

    Mar 21, 2016 | Independent Herald

    The AA No. 1 seed Lady Warriors jumped to a 19-3 lead in the opening minutes and went on to beat the Rebels, 64-44, on Wednesday evening in the quarterfinals of the state tournament in Charleston.

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  13. Wyoming County Day a a big successaRead the original story

    Mar 21, 2016 | Independent Herald

    The 10th annual Wyoming County Day at the Legislature, held last Monday, was "a big success," according to Christy Laxton, one of the event organizers. "We had a very big crowd," Laxton said.

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  14. Wyoming County Day a a big successaRead the original story

    Mar 15, 2016 | Independent Herald

    The 10th annual Wyoming County Day at the Legislature, held last Monday, was "a big success," according to Christy Laxton, one of the event organizers. "We had a very big crowd," Laxton said.

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  15. All tourney teamRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 14, 2016 | Independent Herald

    Named to the Class all-tournament team in Charleston on Saturday were, from left, Dena Jarrells of Tolsia; Kara Sandy, Emily Saunders and Gabby Lupardus, Wyoming East; Erica Bowles and Abbigail Stoller, Fairmont Senior. Not pictured: Siera Gabbert, Grafton, and Karli Pinkerton, Sissonville.

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  16. Lady Warriors have answers in quarterfinal winRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 10, 2016 | Independent Herald

    The AA No. 1 seed Lady Warriors jumped to a 19-3 lead in the opening minutes and went on to beat the Rebels, 64-44, on Wednesday evening in the quarterfinals of the state tournament in Charleston.

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  17. Attorney General to observe Consumer Protection WeekRead the original story

    Mar 8, 2016 | Independent Herald

    Attorney General Patrick Morrisey announced that his office will host various events across the state aimed at consumer education and fighting fraud as part of National Consumer Protection Week 2016. Attorney General Morrisey collaborates with the Federal Trade Commission and 73 federal, state and local agencies, consumer groups and national organizations to raise awareness about consumer fraud issues from Sunday, March 6, to Saturday, March 12. "Every West Virginian that spends money on goods and services is affected by consumer fraud and can benefit from consumer protection information," Attorney General Morrisey said.

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  18. Legislature looks for ways to fully fund PEIARead the original story

    Mar 2, 2016 | Independent Herald

    While the legislature continues to look for funding to offset the budget shortfalls this year and next, we also continue to examine ways to fully fund and keep solvent the Public Employee Insurance Agency within that budget, which remains one of my top priorities this session. It will take some belt tightening but no more than the average family in West Virginia has to do when times get tough.

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  19. Projected budget shortfall is big concernRead the original story

    Feb 21, 2016 | Independent Herald

    A new year has brought new challenges and changes to West Virginia's political landscape in Charleston and statewide. One of those changes this year was my appointment to the House of Delegates, replacing my husband who had served with honor and distinction for many years.

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  20. Lady Warriors fall to SummersRead the original story

    Feb 15, 2016 | Independent Herald

    Class AA No. 3 Summers County handed No. 1 Wyoming East a 63-42 setback last Friday night at Hinton.

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