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  1. At the Capitol: Jan. 11 marked the start - briefly - of the 83rd LegislatureRead the original story

    Jan 23, 2017 | Lincoln Journal

    ... was the awarding of contracts to build a $93 million 2.6-mile four-lane highway to provide access to the proposed Rock Creek Development Park in Boone and Lincoln counties, on the site of the former Hobet surface mine. Acting state highway engineer ...

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  2. A tale of two departmentsRead the original story

    Jan 16, 2017 | Lincoln Journal

    ... this, Tomblin remained upbeat and stayed focused on doing the best for West Virginia. Look no further than the Rock Creek project at the Hobet site in Boone County and Lincoln County. Even up to the last minute of his administration, Tomblin was ...

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  3. Rock Creek holds promise for regionRead the original story

    Jan 17, 2017 | Independent Herald

    ... the hardest working men and women you will find across the country. That is why I see so much hope and promise in Rock Creek Development Park. It offers approximately 12,000 acres of flat, developable land ideal for new business and industry ...

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  4. At the Capitol: -Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 11, 2017 | Williamson Daily News Online

    ... was the awarding of contracts to build a $93 million 2.6-mile four-lane highway to provide access to the proposed Rock Creek Development Park in Boone and Lincoln counties, on the site of the former Hobet surface mine. Acting state highway engineer ...

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  5. It's Governor Tomblin's pet project but now it has Jim Justice's support tooRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 12, 2017 | West Virginia Metro

    Governor-elect Jim Justice is on board the Rock Creek Development Park project that would transform the former Hobet surface mine into an industrial park on 12,000 acres on the Boone and Lincoln county line. Justice's chief of staff, Nick Casey, appeared at a joint press conference touting the project with outgoing Gov. Earl Ray Tomblin.

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  6. Tomblin's heart in right place, butaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 8, 2017 | NewsandSentinel.com

    ... buffet of challenges. Tomblin has made it difficult for them to deal with one big question: What to do about the Rock Creek Development Park. Less than a year ago, during his 2016 State of the State speech, Tomblin proposed the project, which it ...

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  7. Tomblin's pet project an issueRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 2, 2017 | The Inter-Mountain

    ... buffet of challenges. Tomblin has made it difficult for them to deal with one big question: What to do about the Rock Creek Development Park. Less than a year ago, during his 2016 State of the State speech, Tomblin proposed the project, which it ...

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  8. Logana s Top 10 news stories of 2016 -Read the original story

    Jan 2, 2017 | Logan Banner

    ... of the former Hobet Mine site in Boone County. Governor Earl Ray Tomblin who know styles the project the Rock Creek Development Project pushed for development of the former mine site's 12,000 acres of flat land for industrial projects. Due to budget ...

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  9. Lincoln EDA secures commission approval for LUMP, LED grantRead the original story

    Dec 7, 2016 | Lincoln Journal

    ... also briefed the commission on the state's ongoing work at the former Hobet property, now to be known as the Rock Creek Development Park. The massive swathe of land, which spans parts of Boone and Lincoln Counties, is being offered for development. ...

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  10. Rock Creek Development Park: A vision for the futureRead the original story

    Nov 29, 2016 | Independent Herald

    ... This week, as we move even closer to this dream becoming a reality, we announced its new and official name: Rock Creek Development Park. We also announced Rock Creek's first tenant, the West Virginia National Guard. Beginning immediately, the Guard ...

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  11. Rock Creek Development Park -Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 7, 2016 | Coal Valley News

    Gov. Earl Ray Tomblin announced Thursday, October 27, that the Hobet economic development project in Southern West Virginia will be known as Rock Creek Development Park. Through a public-private approach, the state has reached agreement with local landowners, who are donating developable acreage to the state, on more than 12,000 acres in Boone and Lincoln counties.

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  12. DOH Opens Bids on Rock Creek Development Park Access RoadRead the original story

    Nov 1, 2016 | Huntington News

    West Virginia Department of Transportation Secretary Paul Mattox announces the opening of bids for the Rock Creek Development Park Access Road. The apparent low bidder is Bizzack Construction, LLC, out of Lexington, Kentucky with a bid amount of $57,799,999.68.

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  13. Rock Creek Development Park: A vision for the futureRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 1, 2016 | Point Pleasant Register

    ... This week, as we move even closer to this dream becoming a reality, we announced its new and official name: Rock Creek Development Park. We also announced Rock Creek's first tenant, the West Virginia National Guard. Beginning immediately, the Guard ...

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  14. Rock Creek Development Park -Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 28, 2016 | Logan Banner

    Gov. Earl Ray Tomblin announced Thursday, October 27, that the Hobet economic development project in Southern West Virginia will be known as Rock Creek Development Park.

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  15. Fires Winding Down, Canyon Lodge Base Getting Ready to Demobilize SoonRead the original story

    Aug 9, 2016 | Mammoth Times & Eastern Sierra Times

    Rock Creek Fire is holding at 122 acres and 95 percent contained today, according to the U.S. Forest Service. Lower Rock Creek Road is still closed between Swall Meadows and U.S. Highway 395, according to a recent news release.

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  16. Evacuation Order lifted on Rock Creek FireRead the original story

    Aug 8, 2016 | Mammoth Times & Eastern Sierra Times

    Evacuation orders for the Swall Meadows area were lifted yesterday as fire crews made progress on the Rock Creek Fire. Last night, evening winds continued to challenge the southern portion of the fire towards the Swall Meadows area, however, crews were successful in constructing direct line, resulting in a large percentage of containment.

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  17. Clark Fire and Rock Creek Fire UpdatesRead the original story

    Aug 6, 2016 | Mammoth Times & Eastern Sierra Times

    The Rock Creek Fire, burning near Swall Meadows has prompted evacuation advisories for residents in Swall Meadows. The fire is estimated to be 185 acres and 5 percent contained.

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  18. Fire reported near Rock CreekRead the original story

    Aug 5, 2016 | Mammoth Times & Eastern Sierra Times

    There is a new fire, the Rock Creek Fire, along the Lower Rock Creek Road. It is estimated to be 10 acres.

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  19. Police catch man suspected of theftRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 22, 2016 | The Tribune

    A traffic stop early Friday morning in Seymour led to the arrest of a West Virginia man suspected of being involved in a theft at a Seymour business a month ago, police report. Benjamin Cox, 42, of Rock Creek, West Virginia, faces preliminary charges of burglary, theft, criminal mischief, possession of a syringe and violation of the Legend Drug Act.

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