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  1. George Smith Jr.Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 16 | The Inter-Mountain

    Along with his wife, he was co-owner of Preston County News in Terra Alta from 1961-1971, of The Parsons Advocate of Parsons from 1971-2004 and president and CEO of McClain Printing Co., also in Parsons, A sideline, Wood Art by George, was a regular supplier of art for Tamarack, known as "West Virginia's Finest," several arts and crafts stores ... (more)

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  2. Accused armed robber arrested after calling 911Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 10 | Big News Network.com

    ... A man wearing a red ski mask and armed with an assault rifle reportedly attempted to rob BFS convenience store in Terra Alta Friday. A short time later, a homeowner on Ringer Avenue said a man wearing a red ski mask entered his home with an assault ...

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  3. Accused armed robber arrested after calling 911Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 10 | West Virginia Metro

    ... A man wearing a red ski mask and armed with an assault rifle reportedly attempted to rob BFS convenience store in Terra Alta Friday. A short time later, a homeowner on Ringer Avenue said a man wearing a red ski mask entered his home with an assault ...

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  4. Severe Thunderstorm Warning issued July 09 at 2:30PM EDT until July 09 at 3:15PM EDT by NWSRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 9 | The Republican

    The National Weather Service has issued the following alert: THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN PITTSBURGH HAS ISSUED A * SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING FOR... GARRETT COUNTY IN WESTERN MARYLAND... SOUTHERN FAYETTE COUNTY IN SOUTHWESTERN PENNSYLVANIA... CENTRAL PRESTON COUNTY IN NORTHERN WEST VIRGINIA... * UNTIL 315 PM EDT * AT 229 PM EDT...SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS WERE LOCATED ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM NEAR FARMINGTON TO 7 MILES NORTH OF TERRA ALTA TO NEWBURG...MOVING EAST AT 45 MPH. HAZARD...60 MPH WIND GUSTS.

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  5. Florida Residents Visit Monster ChairRead the original story

    Friday Jul 3 | Huntington News

    Florida resident and monster enthusiast, Sarah Scott, visited the Braxton County Monster chair, located in Gassaway on Sunday, June 28th. Sarah, along with her mother, Brenda, and sister Hannah, made a detour on their way to Terra Alta to visit the chair.

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  6. Mon Power adds lineRead the original story

    Jun 27, 2015 | NewsandSentinel.com

    ... for our customers, now and for years to come." The new employees, hometowns, and work locations are: Keith Baker, Terra Alta, Kingwood; Joshua Coffman, Belington, Elkins; Tyler Dolan, Spencer, Parkersburg; Gregory Hawkins, Morgantown, Morgantown; ...

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  7. Preston County drug investigation leads to 8 suspectsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 17, 2015 | West Virginia Metro

    ... 7 arrests. An 8th suspect is considered a fugitive from justice. William "Billy" Gank, 41, of 306 W State Avenue, Terra Alta, was charged with delivery of Subutex, a schedule III controlled substance. Gank's bond was set at $25,000. Rambo Coy Dixon, ...

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  8. Four hurt in I-79 crash in AmwellRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 13, 2015 | O-R Online

    ... was the driver or passenger of the first vehicle struck: Roxanne L. Nuzum, 49, and Lewis A. Nuzum, 69, both of Terra Alta, W.Va. The driver of the final vehicle – Charles R. King III, 23, of Prosperity – also was not reported injured. ...

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  9. Preston murder case forwarded to grand juryRead the original story w/Photo

    May 8, 2015 | West Virginia Metro

    John Strawser, Jr., 37, of Terra Alta, had a preliminary hearing on a first-degree murder charge Friday morning in magistrate's court in Kingwood. Strawser is accused of killing Amy Lou Buckingham, 38, in the driveway of her North Street home in Tunnelton.

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  10. Stephen A. Bell Sr.Read the original story

    May 6, 2015 | The Inter-Mountain

    Stephen A. Bell Sr., 59, a former resident of 1104 S. Henry Ave., Elkins, passed away at 7:22 a.m. Monday, May 4, 2015, in Hopemont Hospital at Terra Alta.

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  11. Stephen A. Bell Sr.Read the original story w/Photo

    May 5, 2015 | The Inter-Mountain

    Stephen A. Bell Sr., 59, a former resident of 1104 S. Henry Ave., Elkins, passed away at 7:22 a.m. Monday, May 4, 2015, in Hopemont Hospital at Terra Alta.

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  12. Dilapidated buildings meeting tomorrowRead the original story

    Apr 28, 2015 | Lincoln Journal

    ... Center at West Virginia University. The communities of Moundsville, Parsons, Hamlin, Thomas, Whitesville, Terra Alta, Glenville, Charleston (West Side Main Street) and Morgantown will receive technical assistance grants, valued at $10,000 each, ...

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  13. Larry A. GuthrieRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 25, 2015 | NewsandSentinel.com

    He was born Dec. 8, 1949, in Terra Alta, W.Va., the son of Grace V. Groves Guthrie Sheets of Kingwood, W.Va., and the late Stanley Guthrie. He is survived by one daughter, Michelle Gonzales of Austin, Texas; two sons, Scott Guthrie of Vienna and Larry Guthrie of New Port Richey, Fla.; five sisters; seven grandchildren, Justin, Jordan, Jacob, Malachi, Jorjanna, Victoria and Alexis; three great grandchildren, Jazmyne, Josiah and Jessa; and several nieces and nephews.

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  14. Murder suspect in custody in Preston CountyRead the original story

    Apr 17, 2015 | Big News Network.com

    ... media spectrum and is administered by Mainstream Media EC on behalf of Big News Network. John Wayne Strawser, of Terra Alta, was wanted for the murder of a woman at a home in Tunnelton, troopers said. Troopers, with the assistance of other law ...

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  15. Preston County man charged with murder of longtime girlfriendRead the original story

    Apr 17, 2015 | Big News Network.com

    ... and is administered by Mainstream Media EC on behalf of Big News Network. John Wayne Strawser, Jr., 37, of Terra Alta, was being held on a first-degree murder charge Friday. John Wayne Strawser, Jr., 37, is accused of fatally shooting Amy Lou ...

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  16. Murder suspect on run in Preston CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 17, 2015 | West Virginia Metro

    State Police said that man, identified as John Wayne Strawser, in his 30s, of Terra Alta, was wanted for the murder of a woman at a home in Tunnelton. The vehicle Strawser was last seen in was found burned in eastern Preston County overnight, but he was still on the run as of Friday morning.

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  17. Abandoned buildings: Help arriving for communitiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 31, 2015 | Tri-County News

    Nine communities in West Virginia will receive expert help addressing the issue of abandoned and dilapidated buildings in their main streets, business districts and neighborhoods courtesy of the Northern WV Brownfields Assistance Center at West Virginia University. The communities of Moundsville, Parsons, Hamlin, Thomas, Whitesville, Terra Alta, Glenville, Charleston and Morgantown will receive technical assistance grants, valued at $10,000 each, providing technical assistance and expertise to identify, research, and prioritize their abandoned buildings and create redevelopment plans to turn problem properties into community resources.

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  18. Weirton man faces federal child pornography chargesRead the original story

    Mar 20, 2015 | Weirton Daily Times

    ... Special Agent in Charge John Kelleghan announced the filing of the charge on Thursday. Gongloff, originally from Terra Alta in Preston County, is alleged to have produced numerous images and videos depicting nude minors and minors engaged in ...

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  19. Weirton man arrested for production of child pornographyRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 19, 2015 | WTOV9

    ... but officials worry he may have victimized children in at least two West Virginia counties. Originally from Terra Alta in Preston County, W.Va., Gongloff is alleged to have produced numerous images and videos depicting nude minors and minors engaged ...

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  20. Homeland Security seeking public information regarding child pornography caseRead the original story

    Mar 19, 2015 | Big News Network.com

    ... pornography. It's our job to protect the most vulnerable members of our society.'; Gongloff, originally from Terra Alta, is alleged to have produced numerous images and videos depicting nude minors and minors engaged in sexually explicit conduct. He ...

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