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  1. Jefferson transportation director chosenRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Martinsburg Journal

    The Jefferson County Board of Education recently announced Joyce Ann White as the new director of transportation for Jefferson County Schools. "We are excited for the children of Jefferson County to be served by someone with such an impressive resume and deep commitment to her craft," White began her career in education in 1991 as a first grade teacher at Page Jackson Elementary School in Charles Town.

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  2. Reaching for the community starsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 14 | Weirton Daily Times

    ... difference in the cities and towns they live in simply by caring for those around them. Nominees can come from Jefferson, Harrison, Hancock, Brooke and Washington counties. Those selected as stars will be recognized during a Sept. 25 dinner at ...

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  3. Chester Council reconsiders its plans to not join BHJRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 9 | Weirton Daily Times

    Chester Council will reconsider its non-payment to the Brooke-Hancock-Jefferson Metropolitan Planning Commission after a representative advised council of potential consequences.

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  4. Convicted man gets further sentence for heroin possessionRead the original story

    Monday Aug 7 | Lincoln Journal

    A man pleaded guilty to heroin possession with intent to deliver in Lincoln County Circuit Court recently, and was sentenced by Chief Circuit Court Judge Jay Hoke at the same hearing. Jefferson O'Neil Smith appeared in court on Tuesday, June 27, 2017.

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  5. Devote the needed resourcesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 5 | Weirton Daily Times

    ... help. On the list are the southern districts of West Virginia and Ohio. The Buckeye State region includes Belmont, Jefferson, Harrison and Monroe counties. Could we use some help in this region of West Virginia? Of course. But Sessions is right to ...

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  6. Devote Plenty Of ResourcesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 3 | The Intelligencer

    ... help. On the list are the southern districts of West Virginia and Ohio. The Buckeye State region includes Belmont, Jefferson, Harrison and Monroe counties. Could we use some help in this region of West Virginia? Of course. But Sessions is right to ...

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  7. Elizabeth "Betty" Ann VerduciRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 2 | Spirit of Jefferson Advocate

    Elizabeth "Betty" Ann Verduci, 79, of Ranson, WV passed away on Thursday, July 27, 2017 at Jefferson Medical Center in Ranson, WV. Born April 15, 1938 in Elizabeth, New Jersey, she was the daughter of the late John Konecni and Lillian Haberski Konecni.

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  8. John F. Rentkewicz, Jr.Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 26 | Spirit of Jefferson Advocate

    John F. Rentkewicz, Jr., 75, of Charles Town, died Saturday, July 15, 2017 at Jefferson Medical Center, Ranson. He was born April 29, 1942 in Brooklyn, New York, the son of John Francis Rentkewicz and Marion Marcinko Rentkewicz.

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  9. Area foundation seeks applications for grantsRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 26 | Martinsburg Journal

    The Eastern West Virginia Community Foundation is a 501 nonprofit organization that was established in 1995, and applications for grant opportunities are currently being accepted. EWVCF serves Jefferson, Berkeley, Morgan, Hampshire and Hardy counties.

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  10. Big 12 player survey: Most want expansion, and this team's overwhelming favorite to addRead the original story

    Monday Jul 24 | Dallas Morning News

    ... vote in the polling. "I've played against him two years in a row and he's a freak athlete," one opponent said of Jefferson. "He's a cool guy. I've talked to him after games -- he's awesome. A lot of God-given talent, he works hard obviously." ...

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  11. Teen hit by vehicle to be taken off life supportRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 24 | West Virginia Metro

    The mother of a Kanawha County teenager says her daughter will be taken off life support once her organs are donated. Shawnee Paxton, 18, of Jefferson, was struck by a vehicle late Saturday night as she rode along U.S. Route 60 in South Charleston.

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  12. Big 12 player survey: Most want expansion, with this team overwhelming favorite to addRead the original story

    Monday Jul 24 | Dallas Morning News

    ... vote in the polling. "I've played against him two years in a row and he's a freak athlete," one opponent said of Jefferson. "He's a cool guy. I've talked to him after games - he's awesome. A lot of God-given talent, he works hard obviously." Several ...

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  13. Woman dies from injuries suffered in bike-vehicle collisionRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 24 | West Virginia Metro

    Police have identified the victim of a fatal collision involving a vehicle and bicycle along U.S. Route 60 late Saturday night. Shawnee Paxton, 18, of Jefferson, died after the bike she was riding was struck by a vehicle in the Spring Hill community at around midnight, South Charleston police said. 24 comments

  14. 5 for Monday: Five articles in the Monday, July 24, 2017, Daily JeffersonianRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 24 | Daily-Jeff.com

    2) Call might have prevented a tragedy A concerned caller might have prevented a tragedy late Saturday. According to reports, Cambridge police responded to a Clark Street convenience store shortly before 11:30 p.m. after a woman reported a female driver pulled onto the lot in a reckless manner.

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  15. Physical Agility Tests for West Virginia Natural Resources Police...Read the original story

    Friday Jul 21 | West Virginia Division of Natural Resources

    ... are required to pass a PAT. Applicants should report to the lobby of the South Charleston Community Center, at 601 Jefferson Street, either on Friday, Aug. 25 at 9 a.m., or Saturday, Aug. 26 at 9 a.m. Walk-ons will be accepted. Applicants will also ...

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  16. Blood Shortage Affects WVU Medicine-Reynolds Memorial Hospital in Glen DaleRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 17, 2017 | The Intelligencer

    ... Blood Bank also serves WVU Medicine, Ruby Memorial Hospital, United Hospital Center, Berkeley Medical Center, Jefferson Medical Center, Camden Clark Medical Center, Potomac Valley Hospital and St. Joseph's Hospital. blood type, are especially ...

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  17. Cooler temps, rain may help with firefighting in Monongahela National ForestRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 4, 2017 | West Virginia Metro

    ... of firefighters on scene came from the U.S. Forest Service's Monongahela National Forest, George Washington - Jefferson National Forest and Harpers Ferry Job Corps Center. First responders from the National Park Service's New River Gorge National ...

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  18. Happy Birthday, America! Fourth of July events, fireworks shows in East TexasRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 30, 2017 | KSLA-TV Shreveport

    ... 2:30 p.m., and 4:30 p.m. Tuesday, July 4, Narrated Historical Day Tours: 12:30 p.m. and 2:30 p.m. The Historic Jefferson Railway will offer a special July 4th weekend, aboard a live steam train, with a celebration of flags along the Big Cypress ...

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  19. 25 Moments That Changed AmericaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 30, 2017 | Time

    ... 1800 presidential election, Connecticut's Danbury Baptist Association wrote to the new president, Thomas Jefferson, to ask him to declare a day of prayer and thanksgiving to heal the nation. In a written response, Jefferson politely declined, ...

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  20. Pleasant CEOS Club newsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 29, 2017 | Point Pleasant Register

    ... the August outing and a bead workshop. Attending were: Catherine Yauger, Faye Meadows, Mary Sue Kincaid, Edna Jefferson/Hale, Clinedda Austin, Marcia Nibert, Linda Craig and Sharon Nibert. Mary Sue Kincaid presents the meditations taken from a book ...

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