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  1. Red Cabose Open House SaturdayRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 4 | Huntington News

    The Red Caboose Regional Artisan Center, located inside the Visitors Center at Heritage Station, will present "Love Is An Art That Comes From The Heart" on Saturday, February 6, from 10 a.m. - 3 p.m. This event will highlight local artists who feature their creations for sale in The Red Caboose. Artists scheduled to be presenting at the event include: Paige Cruz ; Brittany Ward ; Debbie Bell ; Lynne Welch ; Linda Childress ; Tina Hays ; Just Jones ; Tracy Hatfield ; Pure Serenity Day Spa ; Katarena Jarrell ; and Jenny Groves .

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  2. William Wyatt Baker Jr., Jehovah's WitnessRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 29 | Cape Gazette

    William Wyatt Baker Jr., 78, of Saulsville, W.Va., died Wednesday, Jan. 27, 2016, at Bowers Hospice House, Beckley, W.Va. A memorial service will be held at 3:30 p.m., Sunday Jan. 31, at the Kingdom Hall of Jehovah's Witnesses, Welch, W.Va., with Mr. David Oren officiating. 63 comments

  3. Jefferson County municipalities making progress with snow removalRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 28 | Martinsburg Journal

    ... and parking areas, and Vaughn said the next step in snow removal will be focused on residential streets. Frank Welch, public works director for Shepherdstown, said road conditions in Shepherdstown are good, due to the "nonstop" efforts of the ...

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  4. nives_dolak_and_aseem_prakashRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 18 | The Washington Post

    ... a break while operating a continuous miner machine in a coal mine roughly 40-inches-high, Tuesday, Oct. 6, 2015, in Welch, W.Va. (AP Photo/David Goldman) If coal is becoming politically weaker, why is Hillary Clinton offering a $30 billion plan to ...

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  5. McDowell County woman struck and killed by train Thursday eveningRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 15 | West Virginia Metro

    Melissa Trent, 32, of Welch died after she was walking on the Norfolk and Southern Railroad tracks, and a freight train loaded with coal struck her as she walked through the Hemphill No. 2 Tunnel, police said.

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  6. US coal production falls to lowest level in nearly 30 yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 13, 2016 | Logan Banner

    ... a coal miner of 16 years, works to secure the roof with bolts in an underground coal mine roughly 40-inches-high in Welch, W.Va. Preliminary government figures released Friday, Jan. 8, 2016 show U.S. coal production has fallen to its lowest level in ... 1 comment

  7. U.S. coal production falls to lowest level in nearly 30 yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 8, 2016 | O-R Online

    ... a coal miner of 16 years, works to secure the roof with bolts in an underground coal mine roughly 40-inches-high in Welch, W.Va. - Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) - Preliminary government figures show U.S. coal production has fallen to its lowest ... 1 comment

  8. US coal production falls to lowest level in nearly 30 yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 8, 2016 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    In this Oct. 6, 2015 file photo, Scottie Stinson, a coal miner of 16 years, works to secure the roof with bolts in an underground coal mine roughly 40-inches-high in Welch, W.Va. Preliminary government figures released Friday, Jan. 8, 2016 show U.S. coal production has fallen to its lowest level in nearly 30 years as cheaper sources of power and stricter environmental regulations reduce demand. 3 comments

  9. 'Force Awakens' in L.A. ; Thursday at 7 p.m. RegionallyRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 15, 2015 | Huntington News

    ... Information a-o MARQUEE NICHOLAS SHOWPLACE SUMMERVILLE: 3D, 3:50-9:50; 2D, 6:50; Sat/Sun 12:30 2D MARQUEE MCDOWELL 3 WELCH: 3D, 3:50-9:50; 2D, 6:50; Sat/Sun 12:30 2D GHTC FOUNTAIN PLACE LOGAN: 2D: 3:30-5:00-6:50-8:00-10:05; 3D: 4:00-7:15-9:40; ...

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  10. United States v. Abrica SanchezRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 1, 2015 | FindLaw

    ... Judges. Kevin Craig Fletcher, U.S. Attorney's Office, Sioux City, IA, for Plaintiff-Appellee. Aurelio Abrica-Sanchez, Welch, WV, pro se. Bradley Ryan Hansen, Assistant, Federal Public Defender's Office, Sioux City, IA, for Defendant-Appellant. ...

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  11. Bill Darrell MurphyRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 9, 2015 | Marietta Times

    ... Senior Center. Prior moving to Williamstown, Bill had enjoyed time spent at the McDowell County Commission on Aging in Welch, W.Va. Abiding with his wishes, cremation will take place, and the family will have a private service at a later date.

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  12. Gallery Coal Loses Its Grip in West VirginiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 5, 2015 | MSNBC

    David Goldman's images show coal is barely surviving in Central Appalachia, and coal is about the only thing that West Virginia's McDowell County has. . Streetlights bathe the town of Welch, West Virginia, in an orange glow on Oct. 6, 2015.

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  13. As Industry Crumbles, Some Try to Change the Conversation in Coal CountryRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 5, 2015 | MSNBC

    ... Jackie Ratliff, a coal miner of 25 years, holds coal running through a processing plant on Oct. 6, 2015, in Welch, West Virginia. West Virginia is the only state in the country where more than half of adults are not working, according to the Census ...

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  14. 2015 on track to be worst year for layoffs since 2009Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 3, 2015 | Chicago Tribune

    Sepress Gilkerson, left, an unemployed coal miner, looks at food stamps paperwork as he leaves an unemployment office with his son Matt, 18, Wednesday, Oct. 7, 2015, in Welch, W.Va. Sepress Gilkerson, left, an unemployed coal miner, looks at food stamps paperwork as he leaves an unemployment office with his son Matt, 18, Wednesday, Oct. 7, 2015, in Welch, W.Va.

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  15. Mary T. Osborne, 68, Ephrata, worked at Eby Shoe Co., enjoyed walking her dogRead the original story

    Dec 2, 2015 | The Ephrata Review

    Mary T. Osborne, 68, of Ephrata, formerly of Welch, W.Va., passed away Thursday, Nov. 26, 2015, at Lancaster General Hospital. Mary had been employed at Ford New Holland, Tyson, and the former Eby Shoe Co.

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  16. Appalachia grasps for hope as jobs fadeRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 2, 2015 | Nashua Telegraph

    ... and prepared for sale in a plant Asbury and a colleague built themselves. ... Subscribe or log in to read more  WELCH, W.Va. - The seams of coal in some of Eddie Asbury's mines in McDowell County are so thin workers can barely squeeze down them. ...

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  17. Appalachia grasps for hope as coal jobs fadeRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 1, 2015 | Albany Times Union

    Superintendent Jackie Ratliff, a coal miner of 25 years, walks towards a pile of coal waiting to be shipped at a processing plant Tuesday, Oct. 6, 2015, in Welch, W.Va. Central Appalachia's struggle is familiar to many rural regions across the U.S., where middle-class jobs are disappearing or gone and young people have no other choice than to leave to find opportunity.

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  18. Appalachia grasps for hope as coal loses its gripRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 1, 2015 | O-R Online

    ... Ratliff, a coal miner of 25 years, walks towards a pile of coal waiting to be shipped at a processing plant Oct. 6 in Welch, W.Va. Central Appalachia's struggle is familiar to many rural regions across the United States, where middle-class jobs are ...

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  19. In West Virginia's coal country, even coal is barely surviving. How ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 1, 2015 | Canada.com

    Dennis Ferrell, a coal miner of 15 years, watches over conveyer belts carrying coal out of the Sally Ann 1 mine Tuesday, Oct. 6, 2015, in Welch, W.Va. Now employment is falling further because the world is trying to turn away from coal in hopes of protecting the environment and human health.

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  20. Paris Climate Talks Face A Familiar Hurdle - American PoliticsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 1, 2015 | National Public Radio

    Coal miner Dennis Ferrell watches over conveyer belts carrying coal out of a mine in Welch, W.Va. Climate talks in Paris are focused on moving away from coal in hopes of protecting the environment.

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