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  1. Drugs, paraphernalia seized overnight in HamlinRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 17 | Lincoln Journal

    A stepped up policing effort in Hamlin in recent days appears to have resulted in a reduction in suspicious activity and foot traffic in the Lincoln County seat. The Lincoln Journal reported, earlier this week, on concerns that had been voiced in a number of public meetings regarding the large number of back pack carrying individuals and others, walking around the town at all hours of the day.

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  2. Alkol man jailed, accused of sexual assault, abuse on 4 childrenRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 14 | Lincoln Journal

    A Lincoln County man was jailed Monday evening, August 13, 2018, after appearing before Magistrate Kim Clayton with regard to sexual assault and sexual abuse allegations involving four children. The accused was named as Everett Bowman, Jr., 45, with an address at Earl Road in Alkol.

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  3. Hamlin round-up: August 6, 2018 sessionRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 14 | Lincoln Journal

    Four members of Hamlin Town Council unanimously approved all items moved for a decision at the August 6, 2018 regular session in Hamlin. Councilwoman Deidra Roberts was unable to attend the session.

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  4. Street Life: Concerns voiced over squatters, walkers, backpacks and 'zombies'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 14 | Lincoln Journal

    Concerns were aired by many, last week, both in a public meeting and on social media, regarding an apparent rise in suspicious foot traffic in the Lincoln County seat. The recent preponderance of backpack carrying individuals, many of whom appear to be without residence and from outside the municipality, was among the specific observations raised during a meeting of Hamlin Town Council.

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  5. Car thief nabbed after dip in Mud RiverRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 14 | Lincoln Journal

    Three law enforcement agencies in Lincoln County combined recently to successfully apprehend and jail a car thief. The incident unfolded Friday evening, August 3, 2018 in Hamlin.

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  6. First ever farmland protection easement finalized in HamlinRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 14 | Lincoln Journal

    After over a decade of work, waiting, and near misses, the first ever farmland protection easement was recently finalized in Hamlin. The county's farmland protection board was established by the Lincoln County Commission over a decade ago.

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  7. Grand opening held for Fresenius dialysis facilityRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 14 | Lincoln Journal

    A large attendance of patients, staff, community members, elected officials, along with business and civic leaders, made for an enthusiastic and energetic beginning for a new dialysis facility in Lincoln County, the only such service here. The grand opening of Fresenius Kidney Care at Lincoln Plaza in West Hamlin took place Thursday, August 9, 2018.

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  8. Town hopes to keep more ticketing cashRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 14 | Lincoln Journal

    A new ordinance proposed for the Town of Hamlin would codify traffic regulations for the town's use and generate more revenue for the municipality. The proposal was given a first reading at the Monday, August 6, 2018 monthly meeting of the town council, the second regular session since the seven elected officials in the municipality began their four-year terms.

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  9. Commission round-up: August 2, 2018 sessionRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 14 | Lincoln Journal

    The three members of the Lincoln County Commission unanimously approved all items moved for a decision at the August 2, 2018 regular session in Hamlin. The decisions were as follows: a Approved payment of an invoice for voting equipment.

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  10. Mayor Flimsy tells council, board administrator could be ticketedRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 14 | Lincoln Journal

    Continued concerns about teenagers, middle schoolers, and even youth league children, raising money and holding signs in the middle of a state road, were voiced at two public meetings last week. The matter was discussed on successive evenings at both the monthly meeting of Hamlin Town Council and during a regular session of the Lincoln County Board of Education.

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  11. Board updated on diversion services for school age youth in Lincoln CountyRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 14 | Lincoln Journal

    In a 38-minute presentation from state education personnel, the Lincoln County Board of Education was recently updated on diversion services for school age youth in Lincoln County. Leading the remarks was Jacob Green of the West Virginia Department of Education's Office of Diversion and Transition Programs.

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  12. Kanawha indictments include local residentsRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 14 | Lincoln Journal

    Among the 81 indictments handed up by a Kanawha County Circuit Court grand jury, recently, were a number of residents of Lincoln County and the region. The grand jury convened Friday, August 3, 2018.

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  13. Sewer plants for 2 schools could be in place soonRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 14 | Lincoln Journal

    The school system having secured major state funding for new sewer plants at Duval PK-8 and Midway Elementary, the process leading toward the units' installation is continuing. The school board's director of maintenance and facilities, Greg Gosnay, hosted a pre-bid meeting for prospective contractors recently in Hamlin.

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  14. Courthouse Records - 8/15/2018Read the original story

    Tuesday Aug 14 | Lincoln Journal

    Lincoln County BANKRUPTCIES: Amanda Lee Cooper and Donna Renee Frye, Branchland. Chapter 13: Assets $153,580, Liabilities $161,671.

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  15. 16 days to Friday nightRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 7 | Lincoln Journal

    Football practice for the Lincoln County High School Panthers continued in Hamlin last week and early this week. Head Coach Randy Adkins, along with his various assistant coaches and support staff, led around four dozen athletes through practices at Lions Club Field, last week.

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  16. Large Lady Panther squad ready for August 18 but Soccerama comes firstRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 7 | Lincoln Journal

    Lady Panther Head Coach Dallas Plumley has never struggled to field a full team or have a substitute bench with plenty options. The 13th season of LCHS girls soccer is no exception, with at least 24 girls expected to be available for a 20-game regular season that gets underway at home with the visit of Sherman at 6 p.m. , Saturday, August 18, 2018.

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  17. On a roll, board flush with savings: toilet paper costs halvedRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 7 | Lincoln Journal

    Lincoln County's young people return to school one week from tomorrow. As they do, they'll continue to benefit from savings and recent innovations, including from how much money is being spent on toilet paper.

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  18. Sheriff defends pay hike for promoted tax deputy; Linville pays tribute to LinvilleRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 7 | Lincoln Journal

    Lincoln County Sheriff Gary Linville paid tribute, last week, to long time Chief Tax Deputy Janet Linville, who recently resigned to take up the equivalent position in neighboring Boone County. The Lincoln County Commission confirmed Janet Linville's departure by formally accepting her resignation during the August 2, 2018 regular session in Hamlin.

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  19. Commission seeks legal advice on VFD's overdue fire truck paymentRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 7 | Lincoln Journal

    An overdue payment for a fire truck, payable by a Lincoln County volunteer fire department , was the subject of around 10 minutes of discussion during the August 2, 2018 regular session the Lincoln County Commission. The matter, listed on the meeting's agenda as "Hamlin Fire Department truck payment," involved a past due payment of $13,350 for a vehicle operated by Hamlin VFD.

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  20. Voters to be asked to renew levy on November 6Read the original story

    Tuesday Aug 7 | Lincoln Journal

    The Board of Education of the County of Lincoln, being of the opinion that the levies for the current expense authorized by Article 8, Chapter 11 of the Code of West Virginia, as amended, will not provide sufficient funds for the payment of current expenses of the Board of Education, including expenditures for the purposes herein set forth, and that an election should be held, as provided for under the provisions of Section 16, Article 8, Chapter 11 of the Code, as amended, to approve the continuation of the current additional levies for the fiscal years beginning July 1, 2019, July 1, 2020, July 1, 2021, July 1, 2022, and July 1, 2023, and hereby orders the approval of the Levy Order and Ballot and calls for the general election on Tuesday, November 6, 2018.

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