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  1. Fraud, pawning, joyriding: town fires another workerRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Lincoln Journal

    Another employee of the Town of Hamlin was fired, early last week, and was later charged with 50 counts, including 33 felonies and 17 misdemeanors. Michael Dean James, Jr., 33, was terminated after a special session council vote Monday, August 24, 2015.

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  2. Field's elevation needs clarified after lengthy board discussionRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Lincoln Journal

    A lengthy discussion at last week's school board meeting in Hamlin saw a greater understanding arrived at between school board members and the facilities director regarding the proposed Panther stadium. Director Dana Smith was briefing board members on various work at school facilities.

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  3. Commission round-up: August 20 sessionRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Lincoln Journal

    The three members of the Lincoln County Commission unanimously approved the following items at the August 20, 2015 regular session in Hamlin. *Approved drawdown requests for the ongoing Big Harts Phase 1 and Frances Creek Water Projects.

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  4. Commissioner Vance highlights high gasoline price differencesRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Lincoln Journal

    A Lincoln County commissioner has spoken out about what appeared to be major differences in gas prices in Lincoln County, lately. Commissioner Charles Vance was speaking near the conclusion of the August 20, 2015 regular commission meeting in Hamlin.

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  5. Lincoln CountyRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Lincoln Journal

    ... 39-12 in Falling Rock in a Cardinal Conference game. Herbert Hoover (1-0) plays Lincoln County November 6th in Hamlin in the regular season finale, but we'll talk about that later. Hager, who split time at quarterback with Stover, was the initial ...

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  6. Preschoolers' needs met thanks to community outreachRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Lincoln Journal

    ... week. August 24, 2015 was the first day for over 250 preschoolers in Lincoln County. A total of 58 of these were in Hamlin, with Hamlin PK-8's preschool classrooms located at the school system's headquarters on Marland Avenue in the county seat. A ...

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  7. Human Resources 101Read the original story

    3 hrs ago | Lincoln Journal

    ... deputy. When the sheriff responds, it will be reported in our paper. Finally, the criminal charges by the Town of Hamlin against a now-fired maintenance man are before the courts. The accused is innocent until proven guilty. All that being said, it ...

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  8. Courthouse Records - 9/2/2015Read the original story

    3 hrs ago | Lincoln Journal

    ... as of 6-8-15. Fee deed with consideration between Donald W. & Lena G. Lovejoy and Jacob A. Terry, $62,500, West Hamlin, as of 6-24-15. 10.11 & .5 ac. deed with consideration between Dorsel & Violet Lovejoy and Lewis Estep, $73,000, Washington Dist., ...

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  9. Kentucky Headhunters to headline Heat'n the HillsRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 25 | Lincoln Journal

    Fall is just around the corner, but before the temperatures start to drop The Kentucky Headhunters are going to heat things up in Hamlin, West Virginia. The award-winning Southern Rock band is set to take the stage at Lincoln Primary Care Center's 2015 Heat 'n the Hills Chilifest event at 8 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 29. There is no charge to community members wishing to attend.

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  10. Freshman Adkins scores but boys fall in openerRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 25 | Lincoln Journal

    The scoreline made for tough reading at the end of 80 minutes, but there were a number of impressive season debuts for the LCHS Panthers against visiting Ripley, last weekend. The Vikings came to Hamlin Friday evening, August 21, 2015 for the Panthers' home opener and Head Coach Bill Carpenter's first competitive outing in charge of the boys squad.

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  11. A new library on the GuyanRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 25 | Lincoln Journal

    ... the end of October; it will replace the present Branchland Outpost Library. This new facility will be a branch of the Hamlin-Lincoln County Library and will be a wonderful asset for the general public as well as for students from local schools. It ...

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  12. Athlete of the Week - Lynndsy Baker 8/26/2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 25 | Lincoln Journal

    This week's Athlete of the Week is Lynndsy Baker for her fine brace against South Charleston, Friday, in Hamlin. Baker's pair of goals and five more from her teammates marked a terrific start to the season for the LCHS Lady Panthers.

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  13. Baker's brace leads impressive Lady Panthers to shutout winRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 25 | Lincoln Journal

    Lincoln County girls soccer team may have experienced a little deja vu at the LCHS Soccer Field. A near carbon copy of last year's season opener, the Lady Panthers scored early and often, and shutout visiting South Charleston, 7-0, on a pleasant Hamlin evening.

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  14. Congressman Jenkins visits Lincoln County, discusses key issues with local leadersRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 25 | Lincoln Journal

    A wide array of topics were covered during the visit of Congressman Evan Jenkins to Lincoln County, last week. Jenkins visited Hamlin and West Hamlin on Monday, August 17, 2015, part of a series of visits by the freshman representative to the 18 counties that make up the sprawling Third Congressional District.

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  15. Wildcat Secretary Tera Baker named Service Employee of the YearRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 25 | Lincoln Journal

    The vital role played by school secretaries was repeatedly underscored, last week, when Tera Baker was named Service Employee of the Year by the Lincoln County Board of Education. Baker, secretary at Guyan Valley Middle School, received her award, a $100 Walmart gift card, prior to the Tuesday, August 18, 2015 regular session of the board in Hamlin.

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  16. Board postpones new school funding application to 2016Read the original story

    Tuesday Aug 25 | Lincoln Journal

    After weeks of detailed discussions, and the convening of the county's Comprehensive Education Facilities Plan committee, the Lincoln County Board of Education has decided not to proceed with an application for major state funding for a new school this fall. The decision came at the August 18, 2015 regular session of the board in Hamlin.

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  17. Jessica Koester named Teacher of the YearRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 25 | Lincoln Journal

    A Midway Elementary first grade teacher was named Lincoln County Teacher of the Year in a ceremony at the school system's central office, last week. Jessica Koester received her award prior to the Tuesday, August 18, 2015 regular session of the Lincoln County Board of Education in Hamlin.

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  18. Hot sauce punishment: parents arrestedRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 25 | Lincoln Journal

    ... told his teacher about an incident earlier in the week. Trooper Robinette accompanied CPS personnel to the home in Hamlin. When they arrived, the officer obtained an audio statement from the accused, named as Scott William Marteney, 39. In the ...

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  19. Former deputy files civil suit against sheriffRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 25 | Lincoln Journal

    A former Lincoln County Sheriff's deputy has filed a civil action against Lincoln County Sheriff Ken Farley. Alan Ashworth, who now serves as a Hamlin Police Department patrolman, filed the lawsuit in Lincoln County Circuit Court, last week. 1 comment

  20. Back in Time - August 16, 1989Read the original story

    Tuesday Aug 25 | Lincoln Journal

    ... Sias "They're doing a good job up Upper Mud, but we do need some more guard rails up there." - Jimmy Collins, West Hamlin "They could do better, especially cleaning trash off main highways." - Roy Woodrum, Myra "Terrible, they're letting litter over ...

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