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  1. Thumbs Up, Thumbs DownRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | NewsandSentinel.com

    UP: To news of an agreement to cover health care benefits for retirees of the former Century Aluminum plant in Ravenswood. Pending court approval, $23 million will cover medical bills and help with future healthcare costs for members of Steelworkers Local Union 5668.

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  2. Regional wrestling starts todayRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 16 | NewsandSentinel.com

    ... County where the Class AA/A, Region IV championships are taking place. Both the host Red Devils, Wirt County, Ravenswood and Williamstown are set to compete at the two-day event, which also resumes at 12:30 p.m. on Saturday. Beginning at 11 a.m. ...

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  3. Widow of Century Aluminum retiree shares her storyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 14 | NewsandSentinel.com

    ... talk before the start of Tuesday's event at the Steelworkers Union 5668 Hall at Nu Chance Drive, south of Ravenswood. (Photo by Jeff Baughan) "I met Bryce in October of 2010. Bryce had been laid off from the plant when it shut down in 2009. He had ...

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  4. Parkersburg council OKs first reading of brunch billRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 14 | NewsandSentinel.com

    ... talk before the start of Tuesday's event at the Steelworkers Union 5668 Hall at Nu Chance Drive, south of Ravenswood. (Photo by Jeff Baughan) Karen Gorrell speaks with a retired Century Aluminum Plant worker before the start of Tuesday's press ...

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  5. Century agrees to fund health care benefits for Ravenswood plant retireesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 11 | West Virginia Metro

    The United Steelworkers union announced Friday that Century Aluminum has agreed to fund health care benefits for the retirees of its closed smelter in Ravenswood, Jackson County. "This settlement is a testament to the solidarity and hard work of USW retirees who never gave up trying to win back benefits earned over a lifetime of hard work, " stated United Steelworkers International Vice President Tom Conway.

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  6. USW Secures Funding from Century Aluminum for Retiree Benefits in Ravenswood, W.Va.Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 10 | PR Newswire

    "This would not have happened without the retirees who made their voices heard and the union that stood behind them during a long and difficult struggle." into a trust fund that will provide reimbursement for some past retiree medical costs, and assistance with future retiree costs.

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  7. Edison nips Blennerhassett for county titleRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 9 | NewsandSentinel.com

    ... Parsons, but finished with a 16-3 major decision. In the 90-pound finals, Edison's Gage Wright led 4-0 against Ravenswood's Ethan Tanner following the one-minute long opening period. In the second, he flattened his Red Devil opponent 52 ticks into ...

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  8. Red Devils sweep Point, 46-28Read the original story

    Monday Feb 6 | Point Pleasant Register

    A 29-11 charge over the middle two quarters ultimately provided host Ravenswood with enough breathing room Saturday night to secure a 46-28 victory over the Point Pleasant boys basketball team in a non-conference matchup in Jackson County. The Big Blacks had a tremendous start to the contest as the guests received eight points from Will Harbour and six points from Cason Payne in the opening frame, which allowed PPHS to secure a 14-11 cushion after eight minutes of play.

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  9. Thumbs Up, - SThumbs DownRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 3 | NewsandSentinel.com

    UP: To the completed purchase of the former Century Aluminum property in Ravenswood by Applied Partners Inc. It is encouraging to note the optimism from Applied Partners President Mark Cenit, who said the redevelopment of the site is very important to the future of the area. UP: To the Belpre Police Department, with help from Leavitt Funeral Home, which handed out educational material to both 7th graders and preschoolers in an effort to get a jump on problems ranging from drug abuse to violence and peer pressure.

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  10. Janet Carolyn BoyceRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 2 | NewsandSentinel.com

    ... children, Connie Boyce of Rockport, W.Va., Karen Boyce Thompson of Butler, Pa. and Tim and Patricia Boyce of Ravenswood, W.Va. She was so proud of her six grandchildren, Noah Davis of Logan, W.Va., Doreen and J.R. Mitchell of LeRoy, W.Va., Ashley ...

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  11. Mingo No. 5 in Class AARead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 31 | Williamson Daily News Online

    ... week. Mingo Central did receive one first place vote. Tug Valley went 1-1 with a win over Van and a loss to No. 2 Ravenswood in the King Coal Classic played at Logan. Bluefield is the new No. 1 team in Class AA, while Fairmont Senior comes in at No. ...

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  12. Lewis Way ResseggerRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 28 | NewsandSentinel.com

    Lewis Way Ressegger, 87, of Ravenswood, W.Va., passed away on January 26, 2017, at Jackson General Hospital in Ripley, W.Va. Lewis was born in Worthington, W.Va., the second son of Dr. O.C. and Opal Ressegger on May 25, 1929.

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  13. Century Aluminum sale of Ravenswood plant is completeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 27 | West Virginia Metro

    Century Aluminum has completed the sale of its facility in Ravenswood, Jackson County, to Applied Partners Inc. for about $15 million, according to a filing with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission. Applied Partners, which is incorporated in Delaware, plans to place one of its own subsidiaries on the site while also making lots available for other companies.

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  14. Panthers claw BulldogsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 26 | Coal Valley News

    ... They were 16-19 at the foul line for 84 percent. The Panthers, ranked No. 9 in Class A, will take on No. 3 ranked Ravenswood Friday night in the King Coal Classic at Willie Akers Arena in Logan. That game has an earlier tipoff time at 7:00 p.m. ...

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  15. Fairlawn Baptist Church schedules annual Sportsmen Banquet and ExpoRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 21 | NewsandSentinel.com

    ... the church said. Tickets are $15 and can be picked up at Fairlawn Baptist Church. The church is located at the Ravenswood exit off U.S. 50. For more information, call the church office at 304-863-6782. MARIETTA - Of the eight rooms of the ground ...

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  16. Men post photos of old Wood CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 20 | NewsandSentinel.com

    ... old photographs and discussing local and state history. said Kemper, 65, a Parkersburg native who lives in Ravenswood. Kemper believes the photographs he posts on Facebook are especially attractive to Wood County natives who now live outside the ...

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  17. Bishop Donahue to close after school year, combine with Wheeling CentralRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 19, 2017 | West Virginia Metro

    ... The combination of the two schools would still keep Wheeling Central's enrollment in the Class A window - Ravenswood is currently the classification's largest member with 433 students. According to Dr. Vincent de Paul Schmidt, Superintendent of ...

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  18. Pamela Jo DawsonRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 16, 2017 | NewsandSentinel.com

    She was born on March 31, 1972, in Ripley, W.Va., the daughter of David Dawson and the late Beverly Dawson. Pam was a 1991 graduate of Ravenswood High School and attended WVU at Parkersburg.

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  19. Tyler Consolidated Pounded by RavenswoodRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 11, 2017 | Tyler Star News

    The states No. 3 Class A team proved it is worthy of it's ranking on Saturday as the host Ravenswood Red Devils hit nearly 50 percent from the three point line 17-35 enroute to walloping Tyler Consolidated 108-51.

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  20. West Virginia police stage traffic stop proposalRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 5, 2017 | KTIV-TV Sioux City

    For one Ravenswood, West Virginia couple, what seemed to be a night going horribly wrong turned out to be a night they will never forget. Brandon Nutter and Sidnee Morgan were on their way to their family's house to celebrate Christmas when they were pulled over by Ravenswood Police.

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