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  1. Country Fall Festival Pageant this weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Point Pleasant Register

    ... for the title of Miss Country Fall Festival. They include: Kyla Coburn, 18, of Gallipolis, Ohio; Andrea Jones, 18, of Dunbar; Breanna Ball, 18, of Letart; Kelsey Flanders, 20, of Williamstown; Tabetha Laverty, 19, of Huntington; Rebekah Sargent, 18, ...


  2. Davis & Elkins signs 8 basketball playersRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 27 | The Inter-Mountain

    ... a big impact in our program either now or in the future." Nicole Armstrong is from Lexington, Kentucky and attended Dunbar High School. Armstrong was part of the winningest class (92 wins) in Dunbar history and graduated 14th on the career rebounds ...


  3. Eddie KayRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 12 | Morning Journal

    Eddie was born December 13, 1929, in Dunbar, West Virginia, a son of the late Virgil H. and Elma Whalley Kay. Mr. Kay served in the U.S. Army during the Korean War.


  4. WVAWC to host WaterFest for a second year in CharlestonRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 6 | West Virginia Metro

    ... who do that day in and day out." Customers faced several water main breaks in recent months, specifically in the Dunbar area of Kanawha County. Jordan said the event isn't aimed at that issue, but instead is just about building strong relationships ...


  5. Charleston takes part in National Night OutRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 4 | West Virginia Metro

    ... together as one makes a huge difference and lets a united front be seen by the criminal element." St. Albans and Dunbar also hosted Night Out events Tuesday night. The event is nationally sponsored by the National Association of Town Watch. Matt ...


  6. Pittsburgh Criminal Defense Attorney Gives Back to His West Virginia Hometown in a Big WayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 30, 2015 | PRWeb

    Players for the Dunbar Middle School football team, in Dunbar West Virginia will be looking sharp when they step on the field this season, thanks to a donation for new uniforms given by renowned Criminal Defense Attorney and proud alumni of Dunbar Middle School, Frank C. Walker II . Many of my life lessons were learned while participating in sports as a student athlete and I know Coach Wagner and his staff will work hard to pass along these lessons to the young men on and off the field.


  7. New Cumberland police chief will be disciplinedRead the original story

    Jul 10, 2015 | The Review

    ... city of Wellsburg, where she has been an officer since April, to commute to the West Virginia State Police Academy in Dunbar, W.Va. The car previously was a police cruiser but more recently has been used by the water department. Although no charges ... 4 comments

  8. Clearly inconsistentRead the original story

    Jul 6, 2015 | Lincoln Journal

    Water troubles flowed again in Lincoln County in recent days. Despite a West Virginia American Water leak being many miles away from here in Dunbar, boil water advisories were issued at various times.


  9. W.Va. 2 Project To Be Completed EarlyRead the original story

    Jul 2, 2015 | The Intelligencer

    ... the office Monday and didn't know just how much extra would be paid to the contractor, Triton-Rover Construction of Dunbar, W.Va. Benwood Police Chief Frank Longwell said construction has created "a huge mess" for both Benwood and McMechen ...


  10. Water Restored Overnight to all Customers Following Dunbar Repairs;...Read the original story

    Jul 1, 2015 | Huntington News

    Water service was restored overnight last night to the final handful of customers in higher elevations experiencing water outages following repairs to a 36-inch water transmission main in Dunbar. As of 8 a.m., all primary water storage tank levels had returned to normal operating levels.


  11. Water Restored to More than 95 Percent of CustomersRead the original story

    Jun 30, 2015 | Huntington News

    West Virginia American Water has restored service to all but a handful of customers in its Kanawha Valley system following repairs to a 36-inch water transmission main in Dunbar. System pressure is increasing across all areas west of Dunbar, and the company expects to see even more significant gains one peak evening demand subsides.


  12. Kanawha County leaders criticize WVAWCRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 30, 2015 | West Virginia Metro

    In the wake of three water outages in Dunbar in less than a week, Kanawha County leaders held a news conference at City Hall Tuesday that harshly criticized West Virginia American Water Company. Charleston Mayor Danny Jones, Dunbar Mayor Terry Greenlee and county commissioners Kent Carper and Dave Hardy were on hand to speak out against the outages, and to say that a recent 28 percent rate hike requested by WVWAC is unfair.


  13. Latest water line break repaired in Dunbar; company apologizesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 30, 2015 | West Virginia Metro

    West Virginia American Water Company announced Tuesday afternoon crews had completed repairs on a 36-inch water transmission main near state Route 25 in Dunbar. The break was the third in less than a week.


  14. Expect about a 24-hour repair for latest main breakRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 29, 2015 | West Virginia Metro

    West Virginia American Water Company says that the latest break to a 36-inch main in Dunbar could take up to 24 hours to complete, but they're in a better position than last week with less customers affected. The same main that broke twice last week broke again Monday morning, putting over 20,000 customers at risk to experience low pressure or no water.


  15. Crews are responding to another leak on a large water transmission main in DunbarRead the original story

    Jun 29, 2015 | Huntington News

    West Virginia American Water is performing an emergency shutdown on a 36-inch water transmission main in Dunbar to make emergency repairs to a new leak that developed Monday. Crews are currently working to re-excavate the main and determine the issue.


  16. Water line breaks again in Kanawha County; thousands impactedRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 29, 2015 | West Virginia Metro

    For the third time in less than a week a major water line owned by West Virginia American Water Company sustained a break in Kanawha County. The break was noticed along state Route 35 in Dunbar late Monday morning and crews were on the scene to access the damage and begin repairs a few hours later.


  17. Kanawha County Commission to intervene in water rate hike caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 29, 2015 | West Virginia Metro

    ... month for water. "It appears some maintenance has been neglected," Hardy said about last week's water main breaks in Dunbar. "At the same time, you're asking the public for double digit increases. It's a bad combination and, frankly, one that ...


  18. Kanawha Valley Water System Operating at Normal Levels Following Extensive Transmission Main RepairsRead the original story

    Jun 28, 2015 | Huntington News

    Water service has been restored to all customers in the western end of the West Virginia American Water's Kanawha Valley water system following extensive repairs to a 36-inch water transmission main in Dunbar. Customers in the highest elevations of Cross Lanes and Nitro regained their water pressure last night, and the precautionary boil water advisory was lifted at 11:30 p.m. Customers were notified of the advisory lift through a 7 a.m. phone call via the company's emergency notification system.


  19. Precautionary Boil Water Advisory Lifted for All Customers West of...Read the original story

    Jun 27, 2015 | Huntington News

    West Virginia American Water has lifted a precautionary boil water advisory for all customers west of Dunbar in the company's Kanawha Valley system following a break on a 36-inch transmission main in Dunbar, which has been repaired. The advisory is lifted for all customers in the communities of Dunbar, St. Albans, Nitro, Institute, Cross Lanes, Poca, Bancroft, Winfield, Red House, Hometown, Eleanor, Fraziers Bottom, Buffalo, Culloden, Hurricane and Hamlin.


  20. Precautionary Boil Water Advisory Issued for Approximately 1000 Customers in the Hamlin AreaRead the original story

    Jun 26, 2015 | Huntington News

    West Virginia American Water has issued a precautionary boil water advisory for approximately 1000 Customers in the Hamlin area. Hamlin was not included in the initial boil water advisory associated with the 36" break in Dunbar because sufficient storage existed in the Hamlin storage tanks to serve customers in the area.


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