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  1. Trump Returns To WV To Rally For Patrick MorriseyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 23 | WOAY

    Today, the Donald J. Trump for President campaign announced that President Trump will be returning to West Virginia for his second campaign rally for Attorney General Patrick Morrisey on Saturday, September 29 in Wheeling, WV at the WesBanco Arena. "It is truly an honor to have President Trump back in West Virginia rallying for our campaign for U.S. Senate," said Attorney General Patrick Morrisey.

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  2. A Family Of Four Found Guilty Of Burning Down Houses For Insurance MoneyRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 22, 2018 | WOAY

    UPDATE: MERCER COUNTY, WV - A federal jury sitting in Charleston returned guilty verdicts following the trial of four family members from southern West Virginia. The jury found Windel Lester, 67, his ex-wife Georgetta Lester Kenney, 42, and Windel Lester's sons, James "Punkin" Lester, 48, and Greg Lester, 41, guilty of various charges related to an arson and insurance fraud scheme.

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  3. Beckley Man Charged With Murder Arraigned In CourtRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 17, 2018 | WOAY

    The Beckley Police Department released the following information: "This week information was received by Beckley Police Department Detectives suggesting that Demorrea Curry had been observed in Columbus, OH. Through a collaborative effort of the Beckley Police Department and the United States Marshal's Fugitive Task Forces in Beckley, WV, and Columbus, OH, Mr. Curry was located and taken into custody in reference to the murder of Corey Henry that occurred in Beckley, WV on April 10, 2018."

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  4. American Idol Auditions Are Approaching SoonRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 14, 2018 | WOAY

    Auditions for the 2018 American Idol season will take place September 15th at Haddad Riverfront Park located in Charleston West Virginia. Returning to help find next singing sensation are music industry legends and all-star judges: Luke Bryan, Katy Perry and Lionel Richie.

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  5. Appalachian Power Rates To Remain The Same For NowRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 13, 2018 | WOAY

    CHARLESTON, W.Va., - Appalachian Power, along with Wheeling Power, today filed a settlement agreement seeking the Public Service Commission of West Virginia's approval in its Expanded Net Energy Cost and Vegetation Management Program cases. With the agreement, rates for customers would stay essentially the same.

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  6. President Trump To Campaign For Morrisey In Charleston, WVRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 10, 2018 | WOAY

    Today, the Donald J. Trump for President campaign announced that President Trump will be in Charleston to campaign for Attorney General Patrick Morrisey on August 21. "I'm honored to welcome President Trump back to West Virginia, because he knows we must send a true Trump ally and a conservative fighter to the U.S. Senate," said Attorney General Patrick Morrisey. "Trump and West Virginians know that liberal Joe Manchin has failed our state on the issues that matter most by pushing for gun control, funding Planned Parenthood, and supporting Hillary Clinton's coal-killing campaign."

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  7. Beckley Man Wanted For Murder Back In April Captured In OhioRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 2, 2018 | WOAY

    The Beckley Police Department released the following information: "This week information was received by Beckley Police Department Detectives suggesting that Demorrea Curry had been observed in Columbus, OH. Through a collaborative effort of the Beckley Police Department and the United States Marshal's Fugitive Task Forces in Beckley, WV, and Columbus, OH, Mr. Curry was located and taken into custody in reference to the murder of Corey Henry that occurred in Beckley, WV on April 10, 2018."

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  8. American Idol Audition Location Has Been AnnouncedRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 19, 2018 | WOAY

    The Charleston American Idol auditions will take place September 15th at Haddad Riverfront Park located at 600 Kanawha Blvd E in Charleston. In addition to auditioning in-person, hopefuls can also submit audition videos online via www.americanidol.com/auditions or by showing off their talent via Instagram, Facebook, Twitter or Musical.ly using the hashtag #TheNextIdol.

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  9. West Virginia native who directed 'Heroin(e)' rolls out...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 30, 2018 | WOAY

    West Virginia native and director Elaine McMillion Sheldon's newest film on the heels of her Oscar-nominated documentary "Heroin " follows the recovery of four men going through drug addiction rehabilitation in Preston County. "Recovery Boys" is now available on Netflix, and screenings of the film will be offered in Morgantown and Charleston, according to a news release about the film.

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  10. University of Charleston Welcomes New PresidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 28, 2018 | WOAY

    Dr. Martin Roth assumes his role as University of Charleston President, becoming the 26th President in the school's history. Roth comes to UC from the Barney School of Business at the University of Hartford, where he served as Dean.

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  11. Five More Hepatitis A cases found in CharlestonRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 27, 2018 | WOAY

    Health officials in West Virginia say they've identified five more hepatitis A cases in food service workers. The Kanawha-Charleston Health Department says a McDonald's on Patrick Street in Charleston, a Pizza Hut on Third Street in Saint Albans, Paul's Poplar Park Drive Inn in Scott Depot, Sakura on Nitro Place in Cross Lanes and Sam's Club on Mountaineer Boulevard in South Charleston each had one worker identified.

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  12. Appalachian Power Issues Notification of Aerial Spraying By Helicopter In Our AreaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 1, 2018 | WOAY

    Appalachian Power, a unit of American Electric Power , is scheduled to begin aerial application of herbicides by helicopter next week to maintain the rights of way for some power lines in West Virginia. "The company generally makes aerial maintenance applications only in less populated areas where terrain and accessibility make it difficult for ground-based crews to safely clear rights of way," said Travis Klinebriel, utility forester.

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  13. Charleston Civic Center Opens Grand LobbyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 1, 2018 | WOAY

    The Charleston Civic Center has been working on a $100 million renovation of the center for two years but one project was showcased to the community Thursday. The two-story glass lobby faces Quarrier Street in Downtown Charleston.

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  14. Maier Foundation Funds College Scholarships for Four McDowell County, W.Va., StudentsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 17, 2018 | WOAY

    CHARLESTON, W.Va.- Four McDowell County, W.Va., high school students were selected today to receive one-year, $5,000 college scholarships in a program funded by the Maier Foundation and sponsored by Reconnecting McDowell, a public-private partnership convened by the American Federation of Teachers. The scholarships are the first set awarded by Reconnecting McDowell, a comprehensive, long-term initiative to make educational improvement in McDowell County the route to a brighter economic future.

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  15. Charleston Mayor Preparing To RetireRead the original story w/Photo

    May 7, 2018 | WOAY

    Charleston Mayor Danny Jones, not only leads the Capital City of West Virginia but he also runs his own radio show. Danny Jones is the host of "580 Live" which is a heard on Metro News and is an affiliate to WCHS.

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  16. First Lady Justice Announces Essay ContestRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 19, 2018 | WOAY

    All students in 9th and 10th grades, who are attending a West Virginia Public Schools, are invited to submit an essay of five hundred words or less to tell how your mother grandmother, aunt, sister, or any woman has helped and inspired you. The First Lady said, "I have had many strong women mentors in my own life, so I expanded the contest to allow students to write about any woman that has nurtured and guided them throughout life."

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  17. Beckley Shooting Victim Passes Away, Police Still looking For ShooterRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 11, 2018 | WOAY

    On Tuesday at approximately 4:00 am, Beckley Police Officers responded to the area of West Neville St. at Pike St. Upon arrival a gunshot victim was located. The victim was taken to Raleigh General Hospital and then moved to CAMC Hospital in Charleston, WV.

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  18. Student Opioid Abuse Awareness Contest Deadline ApproachingRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 9, 2018 | WOAY

    The West Virginia Attorney General's office says a contest deadline is this week for schoolchildren to raise awareness of prescription painkiller abuse. Attorney General Patrick Morrisey says the Kids Kick Opioids contest is open to elementary and middle school students.

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  19. Appalachian Power to use helicopters to maintain some power line rights of way in our areaRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 3, 2018 | WOAY

    Beginning on or about June 1, Appalachian Power, a unit of American Electric Power , will maintain the rights of way for some power lines in West Virginia by applying herbicides by helicopter. "The company generally makes aerial maintenance applications only in less populated areas where terrain and accessibility make it difficult for ground-based crews to safely clear rights of way," said Travis Klinebriel, utility forester.

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  20. Senate Passes Resolution to Honor University of Charleston Men's Soccer TeamRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 18, 2018 | WOAY

    The U.S. Senate passed a resolution authored by Senator Joe Manchin and co-sponsored by Senator Shelley Moore Capito to congratulate the University of Charleston men's soccer team for winning the National Collegiate Athletic Association Division II Men's Soccer Championship at Swope Soccer Village in Kansas City, Missouri on December 2, 2017. The Senate passed the resolution by unanimous consent.

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