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  1. Eunice Mae CampbellRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | The Inter-Mountain

    ... Eubank and wife, Mary, of Hodgesville; one sister, Vonda Hamner of Buckhannon; former son-in-law, Greg Jones of Philippi; and several nieces and nephews. The family is honoring her wishes for cremation. A gathering for family and friends will take ...

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  2. Ronald Hu Skidmore Sr.Read the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | The Inter-Mountain

    ... Tamara "Tammy" Sell and husband, Danny, of Sanford, N.C., and Patricia "Patty" McPherson and husband, Mike, of Philippi; one sister, Linda Kimble of Philippi; three brothers, Perry Weaver, Neil Weaver and Mark Weaver, all of Philippi; two ...

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  3. West Virginia Teacher Recalls Moment Student Drew Gun in Her ClassroomRead the original story

    17 hrs ago | WBAL-AM Baltimore

    ... The harrowing situation occurred Tuesday, Aug. 25, nine days into the school year at Philip Barbour High School in Philippi, West Virginia. The school was placed on lockdown. Smith and her sixth-period world studies students were taken hostage, held ...

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  4. 'They're on My Watch': Hero West Virginia Teacher on Keeping Students ...Read the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | People

    The hero teacher from West Virginia who kept her students calm while an armed 14-year-old classmate held the class hostage for 45-minutes last week thought she was going to die, she told "Good Morning America" this morning. "I thought that it was my time," Twila Smith told the ABC morning show in her first interview since the incident at Philip Barbour High School in Philippi, West Virginia.

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  5. Teacher Recalls Harrowing Classroom Hostage SituationRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | ABC News

    All of those years, and nothing could have prepared her for the moment a student entered her classroom and put a gun to her head. The harrowing situation occurred Tuesday, Aug. 25, nine days into the school year at Philip Barbour High School in Philippi, West Virginia.

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  6. Bauserman finds the right fit with HornetsRead the original story

    Yesterday | Northern Virginia Daily

    ... college football at Division II Alderson Broaddus University. But shortly after arriving on the school's campus in Philippi, West Virginia, located three hours west of his home, Bauserman knew it wasn't the right fit. He'd been drawn in by the ...

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  7. Bullying: Much is at stakeRead the original story

    Monday | Minot Daily News

    ... the "collateral damage" can be much, much worse. Last week, a 14-year-old student at Philip Barbour High School in Philippi, W.Va., walked into class with a gun. For about 45 minutes, he held a teacher and about half a dozen students hostage. But ...

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  8. Quilt DonatedRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 30 | The Inter-Mountain

    Submitted photo The Eye of the Needle Quilt Guild recently donated a handmade queen-size quilt to the Philippi Public Library.

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  9. Far more than feelings at stake with bullyingRead the original story

    Sunday Aug 30 | Lewistown Sentinel

    ... the "collateral damage" can be much, much worse. On Tuesday, a 14-year-old student at Philip Barbour High School in Philippi, W.Va., walked into class with a gun. For about 45 minutes, he held a teacher and about half a dozen students hostage. But ...

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  10. Youthful bullying has many victimsRead the original story

    Saturday Aug 29 | The Review

    ... "collateral damage" can be much, much worse. Last Tuesday, a 14-year-old student at Philip Barbour High School in Philippi, W.Va., walked into class with a gun. For about 45 minutes, he held a teacher and about half a dozen students hostage. But for ...

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  11. Photo Illustration by The Daily BeastWe Almost Had 3 Mass Shootings...Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 29 | The Daily Beast

    ... other people were murdered with guns. Take this week. First, a boy took a pistol to Philip Barbour High School in Philippi, West Virginia. The boy used that pistol to hold hostage a history teacher and 27 students on Tuesday. Disproving the claim ...

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  12. Teacher describes handling gun-wielding teen hostage takerRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 29 | Greenwich Citizen

    A West Virginia State Police Officer speaks with parents of children from Philip Barbour High School in Philippi, Tuesday, Aug. 25, 2015, after a "hostage-like" situation occurred in the cafeteria of the school. State Police spokesman Lt.

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  13. Gun violence in the US: 88 Americans shot everyday and lawmakers do nothingRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 29 | The Raw Story

    ... threatened to shoot anyone who called for help. A three-hour standoff ensued at the Philip Barbour high school in Philippi, West Virginia on Tuesday. For much of it, 29 teenagers and their teacher did not know if they would live or die. Forty-five ...

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  14. Earl Lee - Duck' GrimmRead the original story

    Friday Aug 28 | The Inter-Mountain

    Earl Lee "Duck" Grimm, 85, a former resident of Randolph County and more recently a resident of Philippi, passed away Friday, Aug. 28, 2015, in the Hospice Care Corp. Unit in Ruby Memorial Hospital at Morgantown.

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  15. Mary Jane CarrRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 28 | The Inter-Mountain

    ... and wife, Louise, of Bridgeport, Delbert Carr and wife, Diane, of Parsons and Herbert Carr and wife, Yvette, of Philippi; three daughters, Saundra Butler and husband, Robert, of Parkersburg, Kay Bailey and husband, Glen, of Buckhannon and Renee ...

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  16. Our Opinion: A lot at stakeRead the original story

    Friday Aug 28 | Times Observer

    ... the "collateral damage" can be much, much worse. On Tuesday, a 14-year-old student at Philip Barbour High School in Philippi, W.Va., walked into class with a gun. For about 45 minutes, he held a teacher and about half a dozen students hostage. But ...

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  17. West Virginia teacher Twila Smith who calmed teen hostage taker speaks outRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 28 | Daily Mail

    ... He told me I was going to die today and I believed that.' Parents of children from Philip Barbour High School in Philippi, West Virginia, head to the school to meet up with their children that were evacuated. Teacher Twila Smith helped make sure the ...

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  18. Teacher describes her handling of gun-wielding teenRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 28 | Weirton Daily Times

    ... The hostage-taking drama rocked the school on the ninth day of the school year in the small Appalachian town of Philippi, home to about 3,000 people some 115 miles south of Pittsburgh. Authorities have not released the name of the boy, who is being ...

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  19. Woofter's job off to dramatic startRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 28 | Weirton Daily Times

    ... the new school year, when the unthinkable happened on Tuesday. An armed freshman at Philip Barbour High School in Philippi took 29 fellow students and a teacher hostage, holding them in their classroom for 45 minutes before anyone outside knew what ...

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  20. Teacher defuses incident with pistol-packing 14-year-oldRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 28 | HeraldNet

    ... The hostage-taking drama rocked the school on the ninth day of the school year in the small Appalachian town of Philippi, home to about 3,000 people some 115 miles south of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. Smith said he showed up armed in her classroom ...

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