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  1. School board round up: June 16 regular session; 2 employees suspendedRead the original story

    Monday Jun 29 | Lincoln Journal

    Four members of the Lincoln County Board of Education unanimously approved all items moved for a decision at the June 16, 2015 regular session in Hamlin. President Steve Priestley, Vice President Fred Curry, and Larry Wilkerson were present in person with member Carol Smith joining by telephone.

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  2. In full bloom one year onRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 29 | Lincoln Journal

    A Lincoln County flower and gift business is in full bloom one year since opening its doors. Cindy's Gifts and Flowers, located at the intersection of Court Avenue and Walnut Street in Hamlin, is celebrating 12 months in business in the county seat.

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  3. Midkiff proposes daytime meetingsRead the original story

    Monday Jun 29 | Lincoln Journal

    The incoming superintendent of schools in Lincoln County recently briefed the Lincoln County Board of Education on a proposal to move one school board meeting per month to business hours. Assistant Superintendent Jeff Midkiff, who takes over as chief executive from Patricia Lucas today , spoke at the June 16, 2015 regular session of the board in Hamlin.

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  4. Back in Time - June 21, 2015Read the original story

    Monday Jun 29 | Lincoln Journal

    ... of The Lincoln Journal reported: A Milton area doctor has announced plans to take over the practice of long-time West Hamlin physician, Dr. G. O. McClellan; Sod seamstress, Mortana McCormick, in demand; Flooding covers roads, damages crops, after ...

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

    Friday Jun 26 | 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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  6. Disc golf proposed for LCHS campusRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 22 | Lincoln Journal

    ... math teacher Casey Beever addressed the Lincoln County Board of Education at the June 16, 2015 regular session in Hamlin. He provided an overview of the sport to the board members, explaining that it involves the skillful throwing of frisbees to ...

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  7. Commission's help sought for further water expansionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 22 | Lincoln Journal

    Citizens from two areas of Lincoln County spoke at a recent county commission meeting, seeking assistance and information regarding expanding water supply. Averill McClure and John Smith both spoke at the June 4, 2015 meeting of the Lincoln County Commission in Hamlin.

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  8. New form approved for Hamlin businessesRead the original story

    Monday Jun 22 | Lincoln Journal

    The review and update of ordinances in the Lincoln County seat continued, recently, with the Town of Hamlin unanimously approving a new four-page application form for businesses seeking a license in the municipality. The town approved the form at the Monday, June 1, 2015 monthly meeting at the town hall.

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  9. Pay revision approved for asst. supt.Read the original story

    Monday Jun 22 | Lincoln Journal

    ... The Lincoln County Board of Education briefly discussed the matter at the Tuesday, June 16, 2015 regular session in Hamlin. Addressing the board, Midkiff noted that his current salary as assistant superintendent stood at $93,700. However, he added ...

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  10. Hamlin round-up: May 4 monthly meetingRead the original story

    Monday Jun 22 | Lincoln Journal

    According to the approved minutes, the five members of Hamlin Town Council unanimously approved the following items at the May 4, 2015 monthly meeting at the town hall. *The bonding and hiring of Deputy Alan Ashworth as a part-time police officer for Hamlin Police Department.

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  11. Proposed Hall of Fame would fund new scholarshipRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 22 | Lincoln Journal

    A group of Lincoln County graduates is proposing a Hall of Fame for former students which would ultimately help fund a perpetual scholarship fund for high school finishers. U.S. Circuit Judge Stephanie Thacker, Harold Edwards, Ric MacDowell, and Jonathan Escue spoke at the June 16, 2015 regular session of the Lincoln County Board of Education in Hamlin.

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  12. County Notice Board - 6/24/2015Read the original story

    Monday Jun 22 | Lincoln Journal

    ... dish and pictures. Blood Drive The American Red Cross will have a blood drive at the American Legion, Rts. 3 & 34, Hamlin, WV on Thursday, June 25, 2015, 12:30-6pm. Please call (1-800-RED CROSS) to schedule an appointment or search online for ...

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  13. Dean decision welcomeRead the original story

    Monday Jun 22 | Lincoln Journal

    ... weeks from now, we look for further great news from the Wildcats. The successful running of the town election in West Hamlin, earlier this month. We have covered the outcome in The Lincoln Journal, noting that there will be no change in the outgoing ...

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  14. Lumberjacks descend on Central Park for timber tournamentRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 18 | MyFoxNY

    ... law, believe it or not, are very intertwined," he said. When not hacking up a log, Cogar is a trial attorney in west Hamlin, West Virginia. "At the end of the day, after I've just argued with people for hours and hours and hours, there's nothing ...

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  15. School board round-up: May 26, 2015 sessionRead the original story

    Tuesday Jun 16 | Lincoln Journal

    The five members of the Lincoln County Board of Education unanimously approved the following items at the May 26, 2015 session in Hamlin: *Out-of-state travel for Duval PK-8 students to Cincinnati, Ohio, from June 9 to 11 for a rewards trip, with transport by private coach and expenses paid by participants. *Out-of-state travel for LCHS students to Kings Island Math & Science Day on June 8, with transport by private coach, paid for with excess levy funds.

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  16. School board briefed on Early Childhood Education room modificationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 16 | Lincoln Journal

    The Early Childhood Education program at Lincoln County High School is looking to improve its current facilities at the Home of the Panthers. Shelley Gaines, who heads up the program at the school, addressed the Lincoln County Board of Education at the May 26, 2015 regular session in Hamlin.

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  17. Burton electedRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 16 | Lincoln Journal

    Mayor Farris Burton, Jr., was elected to a full four-year term as West Hamlin's first citizen, last week, following a decisive victory over his only challenger. Provisional results on election night saw Burton, the incumbent, ease to the win with 61 votes, while Tyrus Masters received five.

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  18. Former commission candidate arrestedRead the original story

    Tuesday Jun 16 | Lincoln Journal

    ... and Chief Deputy J.J. Napier. The Monday, June 8, 2015 complaint against Smith, with an address at Lynn Avenue in Hamlin, is signed by West Virginia State Police Sergeant J. L. Joyce of the Hamlin Detachment. The Lincoln Journal understands that ...

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  19. Obituaries - 6/17/2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 15 | Lincoln Journal

    ... Pridemore. Mother of Vickie Linville (Rusty). Viewing 11am 'til 1pm service Fri., June 12, Koontz Funeral Home, Hamlin, by David Vickers & Tom Racer; burial in Porter Cem., Upper Mud River Road, Hamlin. RICKY RAY OSBORNE, 52, Ocoee, Florida, passed ...

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  20. Courthouse Records - 6/17/2015Read the original story

    Monday Jun 15 | Lincoln Journal

    ... Kidd 34//58 x 2, as of 2-6-15. Fee deed with consideration between Nancy L. White and Robin L. Triplett, $45,000, Hamlin, as of 2-24-15. Deed without consideration between Virgie Wiley and Dwight David Wiley, Harts Dist., as of 2-5-15. Deed with ...

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