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  1. Larry Joseph, 66, MillersburgRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | The Daily Record

    ... and Edna (Butler) Falls. He was a driver for the Amish Community. Surviving are a daughter, Tammy (James) Byrd of Spencer, W.Va., and a son, Larry Robert (Melissa) Joseph of Orma, W.Va.; grandchildren, Justin and Carl Gerber, both of Elyria, ...

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  2. Lady Panthers wallop Roane County to earn season sweepRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 21 | Lincoln Journal

    ... Lady Panthers earned a season sweep over Roane County after dispatching the Lady Raiders 61-42 on January 14th in Spencer. Senior guard McKendra Wiley pumped in a game high 13 points, dished out three assists and recorded three steals while junior ...

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  3. West Virginia agritourism focus of new programRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 17 | NewsandSentinel.com

    ... the WVU Extension Service and the West Virginia Department of Agriculture. The classes are offered via Internet into Spencer from the physical location of the course at the Eastern West Virginia Community and Technical College, Moorefield, on the ...

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  4. Bluefield man allegedly killed mother with pain pillsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 11 | West Virginia Metro

    ... W.V a. - A man was arrested Saturday after police allege he forced his mother to overdose on pain pills. Bradford Spencer, 44, of Bluefield, was charged with first-degree murder in connection with the Feb. 1 death of Virginia Spencer, 65, also of ...

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  5. Mid-Ohio Valley Growers Association sets annual meetingRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 5 | NewsandSentinel.com

    The Mid-Ohio Valley Growers Association, a cooperative group of regional farmers selling local foods to regional schools, restaurants, retail outlets and individuals, has set its annual membership meeting and new member invitational pot-luck for Feb. 9 at the Heritage Park Community Building in Spencer. The potluck dinner begins at 5:30 p.m. and the meeting will start at 6 p.m. Attendees are asked to bring a covered dish, side, dessert, or drink to share.

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  6. Recognized for their efforts - 8:19 pm updated:Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 1 | Point Pleasant Register

    ... will be honored, along with the Putnam Count Sheriff's Department, as the Top County Sheriff Agencies. Cpl. Ronnie Spencer and Cpt. Charles Stearns, both of the Mason County Sheriff's Department will receive Speed Enforcement Awards. Sgt. Forrest ...

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  7. Merilyn SpencerRead the original story

    Wednesday Jan 25 | Tyler Star News

    Merilyn Sondles Spencer, 82, of Ellington, Conn., beloved wife of James H. Spencer, passed away peacefully at home on January 4, 2017, surrounded by family. She was born in Sistersville, West Virginia on November 26, 1934 to Merrill C. and Elizabeth Sondles .

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  8. Matthew M. RobertsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 23, 2017 | NewsandSentinel.com

    Matthew Murray Roberts, 40, of Evans, W.Va., passed away Jan. 21, 2017, in Williamstown, W.Va., from injuries received in an automobile accident. He was born May 11, 1976, in Spencer, W.Va., a son of Delmas Lane Roberts of Eleanor, W.Va., and Peggy Sue Pate and her husband Billy of Evans, W.Va.

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  9. Roane County Commission names interim sheriff, accepts Williams' resignationRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 20, 2017 | West Virginia Metro

    ... of a plea deal with prosecutors. He pleaded guilty to charges related to stolen drugs from an evidence locker at the Spencer Police Department. Williams, a former Spencer police officer, allegedly stole 20 grams of methamphetamine from the locker. ...

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  10. Sheriff accused of meth theft pleads guilt to felonyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 19, 2017 | Weirton Daily Times

    ... Prosecutor Josh Downey said Williams was accused of taking methamphetamine from the storage area when he was a Spencer police officer last fall. He resigned in December, a month after being elected sheriff. He took office this month. According to a ...

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  11. Sheriff accused of meth theft pleads to felony, resignsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 19, 2017 | Weirton Daily Times

    ... Prosecutor Josh Downey said Williams was accused of taking methamphetamine from the storage area when he was a Spencer police officer last fall. He resigned in December, a month after being elected sheriff. He took office this month. According to a ...

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  12. Roane sheriff pleads guilty to felony, hands in resignationRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 18, 2017 | West Virginia Metro

    ... him with the felony crime of entering without breaking. He stole drug evidence from the evidence locker at the Spencer Police Department last October. He faces 1-10 years in prison. Williams' resignation was part of the plea agreement. The Roane ...

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  13. Bob Ashley named Justice legislative directorRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 13, 2017 | NewsandSentinel.com

    A former Republican senator representing Wood County will be the legislative director in Democratic Gov.-elect Jim Justice's administration, the Justice team announced Friday. Bob Ashley of Spencer said he was honored, albeit surprised, when he received a call from the transition team asking if he was interested in the job.

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  14. Justice appoints former Sen. Bob Ashley, a Republican, to be legislative directorRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 13, 2017 | West Virginia Metro

    ... Commerce and served more than 20 years on the Board of Directors for Roane General Hospital. He is a member of the Spencer, WV Rotary Club and the former president of the Allohak Boy Scout Council. "Bob Ashley is a dedicated public servant who knows ...

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  15. Filing period for Mason, Hartford elections to begin -Read the original story

    Jan 5, 2017 | Point Pleasant Register

    ... take the good with the bad. I have a few weeks to think about it." Hartford's town administration consists of Gordon Spencer, mayor; Cheryl Oldaker, recorder; and council members Carol Spencer, Patty Neil, David Burris, Charlotte Kimes and Natalie ...

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  16. Roane prosecutor dismisses drug cases that arrested sheriff worked on at Spencer PDRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 4, 2017 | West Virginia Metro

    Roane County Prosecuting Attorney Josh Downey says he's had to dismiss two drug cases that new Roane County Sheriff Bo Williams worked on as a Spencer police officer. "We are now reviewing current cases to see can we proceed on cases," Downey said on Wednesday's MetroNews "Talkline".

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  17. Newly elected sheriff arrested for stealing meth from evidenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 3, 2017 | New York Daily News

    ... He is accused of stealing from $1,000 evidence, the majority of which was meth, at his previous job as an officer in Spencer, W.Va. A criminal complaint against Williams filed Tuesday says that evidence bags with case numbers matching the missing ...

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  18. Authorities: Sheriff who admits meth addiction charged with stealing methRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 3, 2017 | Arkansas Online

    SPENCER, W.Va. - A newly elected West Virginia sheriff who admitted to authorities that he was a meth addict has been charged with stealing the drug from an evidence storage area.

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  19. Action initiated to remove new Roane County sheriff from officeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 3, 2017 | West Virginia Metro

    SPENCER, W.Va . - There's a new sheriff in Roane County, but just how long he holds the title is up in the air.

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  20. Michael C. AtkinsonRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 30, 2016 | NewsandSentinel.com

    Michael grew up near Spencer, W.Va., but lived in Colorado most of his adult life. He returned to West Virginia upon his retirement to care for his parents.

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