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  1. Judge Bloom rules in favor of Nicholas board in Richwood consolidation caseRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | West Virginia Metro

    ... a 7-hour hearing on July 11. The local school board prefers a plan to combine five schools at one campus in the Summersville area. The schools are Richwood High and Middle Schools, Summersville Middle, Nicholas County High School, and the county's ...

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  2. Dorothy - Dot' Lee Sampson ErvineRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Inter-Mountain

    ... and husband, Dewey, of Green Bank; one special grandson, Dan Hoover of Green Bank; one sister; Linda Key of Summersville; one brother, Thurman Sampson and wife, Barbara, of Baltimore, Maryland; several nieces and nephews; a special friend, Janie ...

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  3. Doris Ann BeatheRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 13 | The Inter-Mountain

    ... Georgia Ann Mullens; and three brothers. She is survived by two daughters: Karen Morris and husband, Frank, of Summersville, and Sherri Hammons and husband, John, of Grafton; one son William P. Beathe, Jr. and wife, Susan, of Buckhannon; one ...

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  4. Parkersburg Homecoming queens shine at annual pageantRead the original story

    Saturday Jul 29 | NewsandSentinel.com

    ... Saulton The Queen and her court for the 2017 Parkersburg Homecoming. Winners were, from left, Ciera Wine, of Summersville, first runner-up; Shelbey Groves, Summersville, Queen; Madison Campbell, Craigsville, fourth runner-up; Carrie Yarber, ...

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  5. Nicholas County schoolsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 23 | NewsandSentinel.com

    ... decided this would be the perfect opportunity to consolidate the two schools. The communities of Richwood and Summersville are on opposite ends of Nicholas County and are diversely different from one another. Their rivalry is similar to that of ...

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  6. Golden Wing RallyRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 20 | The Inter-Mountain

    ... ready to rock and roll." She said the GWRRA's annual rally had taken place in other areas, and it has been in Summersville the past 10 years. The group was looking to make a move, and Pritt said she and many other local community leaders wanted to ...

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  7. Consolidate: Nicholas County BOE knows what it's doingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 6, 2017 | NewsandSentinel.com

    ... In fact, the Federal Emergency Management Agency said it would cost more to fix them than to replace them. Summersville Middle School was also in pretty rough shape. So, in an effort to do what was best for the students, the school system and the ...

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  8. Nicholas County school board files lawsuit over consolidation rejectionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 28, 2017 | West Virginia Metro

    ... along with the county's technical center into one institution. In addition, the proposal called for combining Summersville and Richwood middle schools. The state board rejected the proposal during a June 13 meeting. The body also heard an ...

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  9. SBA member criticizes development of Nicholas County alternate planRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 26, 2017 | West Virginia Metro

    ... and Richwood high schools along with the county's technical center into one school. The plan also would combine Summersville and Richwood middle schools. The June 2016 flood destroyed three schools. The state Board of Education refused to approve ...

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  10. COMMENTARY: West Virginians' resiliency made me a West VirginianRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 23, 2017 | West Virginia Metro

    Despite having lived in the state for nearly 9 years, having lived in Morgantown, Clarksburg, Summersville, later Fairmont, and now Morgantown again, I never considered myself a West Virginian. It was my adopted home, but for how long? No journalist can ever answer that, especially working in a smaller market; especially serving a community far away what is considered "home."

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  11. West Virginia County to Contest Consolidation RejectionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 15, 2017 | WOAY

    ... Nicholas County High School and the county vocational center and consolidating them onto one campus near Summersville. The county superintendent will receive alternatives from community members by June 28. Federal Emergency Management Agency ...

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  12. West Virginia board rejects plan to consolidate 5 schoolsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 15, 2017 | Education Week

    ... hools, Nicholas County High School and the county vocational center and consolidating them onto one campus near Summersville.

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  13. Residents In Richwood Speak Out After Tuesday's MeetingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 14, 2017 | WOAY

    ... Education voted to reject the Nicholas county school board's proposal to consolidate five schools in Richwood, Summersville and Craigsville. Out of nine board members, only one member voted for consolidation. Now, the people of Richwood say the ...

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  14. West Virginia BOE president defends Nicholas county school plan rejectionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 14, 2017 | West Virginia Metro

    The City of Richwood in Nicholas County may or may not see two of its public schools rebuilt in the end, but the president of the West Virginia Board of Education said it's a possibility BOE members and others want time to fully explore. On Tuesday, the state BOE voted 7-1 to reject the Nicholas County Board of Education's initial proposal to consolidate five schools into one middle school and one high school in new facilities to be located near Summersville in the wake of the June 2016 Flood.

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  15. WVBOE Rejects Nicholas Schools Consolidation PlanRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 13, 2017 | WOAY

    ... buildings were unable to open during the 2016-17 school year: Richwood High School, Richwood Middle School and Summersville Middle School and students attended school in alternate locations. Nearly 100 members of the public attended the meeting and ...

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  16. State fire marshal investigating car dealership fireRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 11, 2017 | West Virginia Metro

    Several fire departments responded to the scene at Mid-State Ford in Summersville after an office caught fire before 9 p.m. Firefighters worked until early Saturday morning to put out the fire.

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  17. Greene Co. teens finding success with duck call businessRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 10, 2017 | O-R Online

    ... promotional photo. Walker Smith, left, and Luke Pecjak stand with their merchandise at a hunting trade show in Summersville, W.Va., in March. WAYNESBURG – Luke Pecjak and Walker Smith don't want to be compared to the once-popular “Duck ...

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  18. Judge: Nicholas School Board Meetings On Mergers Did Not Violate LawsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 3, 2017 | WOAY

    state open-meetings laws when deliberating on and deciding to consolidate Richwood Middle, Richwood High and Summersville Middle schools, which all closed after last June's floods. Circuit Judge James Rowe denied consolidation opponents' request for ... 1 comment

  19. State BOE plans to take up Nicholas County request after court rulingRead the original story w/Photo

    May 18, 2017 | West Virginia Metro

    The state Board of Education plans to have a special meeting in the coming weeks to discuss the Nicholas County school consolidation plan, the board said in a statement read at its meeting that was held Thursday in Charleston. The Nicholas County BOE voted more than two months ago to change its school facilities plan to include the consolidations of Richwood High School, Nicholas County High School, Richwood Middle School and Summersville Middle School.

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  20. Forest Heritage to be featuredRead the original story w/Photo

    May 4, 2017 | The Inter-Mountain

    Conservation partnerships will be featured during the upcoming Appalachian Forest Heritage Area annual meeting in Summersville, along with information and tours of Nicholas County historic sites and presentations by AFHA AmeriCorps members.

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