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  1. U.S. Forest Service prepares for controlled burns in W.Va. forest landsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 6 | West Virginia Metro

    When the weather finally cooperates officials with the U.S. Forest Service plan to set fire to 5,000 acres of the Monongahela National Forest in West Virginia. The prescribed fires will be carefully planned to effectively improve the forest for wildlife and reduce the chances for an enormous fire in the future.

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  2. Trump met with cheers, protesters during Greenbrier County stopRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 5 | West Virginia Metro

    President Donald Trump was greeted with cheers upon landing at Greenbrier Valley Airport on Thursday, as well as applause from attendees of his tax policy roundtable at the White Sulphur Springs Civic Center. But Trump's motorcade had to pass a small group of protesters en route to the event, which included signs against the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act that went into law in December.

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  3. Power outages worst in southeastern counties of West VirginiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 21, 2018 | West Virginia Metro

    Although the eastern panhandle saw the highest accumulation from the storm system Tuesday night and Wednesday, the most destructive snow fell in the southeastern counties of West Virginia. "Most of the action is in the very southern part of our service area," said Todd Meyers a spokesman for First Energy, parent company of Mon Power and Potomac Edison.

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  4. Pence talks tax reform, applauds Worldwide Equipment announcement in White Sulphur SpringsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 31, 2018 | West Virginia Metro

    Optimism was in the air Wednesday at Worldwide Equipment, Inc. as U.S. Vice President Mike Pence took the stage. Accompanying him was Secretary of Commerce Wilbur Ross and Senator Shelley Moore Capito.

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  5. 'Big announcement' planned at Worldwide Equipment during...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 31, 2018 | West Virginia Metro

    Calling President Donald Trump's first State of the Union Address "extraordinary," Vice President Mike Pence was prepping for a Wednesday trip to West Virginia to continue to tout what he sees as "a great, growing" U.S. economy. Pence's first planned stop was at Worldwide Equipment in White Sulphur Springs late Wednesday afternoon where CEO Terry Dotson was scheduled to make a "big announcement," according to Pence.

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  6. Greenbrier Sheriff: "numerous interviews" led to...Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 22, 2017 | West Virginia Metro

    Authorities say the discovery of a missing teen and the apprehension of her alleged abductors was a multi-agency effort. On Thursday night at around 9, Sergeant G.R. Workman and Corporal C.R. Smith of the Greenbrier County Sheriff's Office alongside U.S. Marshal K. Long arrested Charles Krafft, 21 of White Sulphur Springs, and Christopher Rider, 27 of Frankford.

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  7. Whiskey barrel company created in response to flood recoveryRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 19, 2017 | West Virginia Metro

    The idea to produce white oak whiskey barrels in West Virginia came from the tragedy that was the 2016 flood, an official with The West Virginia Great Barrel Company said Thursday at the state capitol. "The people who invested in West Virginia to rebuild the homes truly believed that rebuilding the homes was just the beginning of economic recovery in West Virginia," Crabtree said.

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  8. Homes, park dedicated to flood victims in White Sulphur SpringsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 1, 2017 | West Virginia Metro

    On Saturday, the City of White Sulphur Springs and Homes for White Sulphur Springs dedicated four new homes in Hope Village as well as a park. The park was named "Mylan Community Park at Hope Village" in recognition of Mylan Pharmaceuticals' contributions to flood relief and recovery efforts.

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  9. Justice, Roberts praise state economic progressRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 30, 2017 | West Virginia Metro

    WHITE SULPHUR SPRINGS, W.Va . - Cable news channel CNBC ranked West Virginia at the bottom of its states for business in July, citing a decline in mining and coal production, as well as having the least educated workforce in the United States.

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  10. Shower, storm possibilities hang over Greenbrier ClassicRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 5, 2017 | West Virginia Metro

    The 1st round of The Greenbrier Classic, a PGA TOUR event, was scheduled to begin Thursday at The Greenbrier's Old White TPC Course in White Sulphur Springs. "Sunday, all in all, is going to be the best day of the whole week," predicted Stewart Williams, PGA TOUR meteorologist.

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  11. Bubba Watson: Emotional flood aftermath made W.Va. feel like homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 4, 2017 | West Virginia Metro

    Signaling an emotional recovery from last year's lethal flooding, PGA golfer Bubba Watson called the Greenbrier Classic a celebration of those who helped rebuild. "The tournament should be about how great West Virginia is and the people of White Sulphur Springs, how great they come together," he said Tuesday.

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  12. Greenbrier County neighborhood displays strength after 2016 floodRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 3, 2017 | West Virginia Metro

    More than a year ago, Tom Crabtree was driving through White Sulphur Springs with other residents examining the impact of the June 23, 2016 flood that swept through the region. He said he remembers seeing homes wiped from their foundations following eight feet of water flowing at 60 miles per hour.

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  13. New look Old White ready for return of Greenbrier ClassicRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 1, 2017 | West Virginia Metro

    WHITE SULPHUR SPRINGS, W.Va. - After major floods caused the Greenbrier Classic to be canceled last year the PGA golf tournament is back on track for its 7th rendition.

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  14. White Sulphur Springs remembers flood victimsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 23, 2017 | West Virginia Metro

    Rocks from Howards Creek make up the memorial walls to honor the eight White Sulphur Springs residents who lost their lives in the June 23, 2016 flood. "They were fathers and mothers, sons and daughters, sisters and brothers, friends and neighbors and their loss will always be with us.

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  15. Greenbrier flood survivor recounts amazing rescueRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 23, 2017 | West Virginia Metro

    WHITE SULPHUR SPRINGS, W.Va. - A year after last June's historic flood White Sulphur Springs resident Teresa Lowe says she's still asking herself, 'What if?' Lowe recounted her story on Friday's MetroNews "Talkline" just hours before the one-year mark of the fight of her life.

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  16. Events planned in White Sulphur Springs to mark flood anniversaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 22, 2017 | West Virginia Metro

    The first anniversary of the June 23, 2016 floods will be marked in a southern West Virginia town that is still working to rebuild. The City of White Sulphur Springs and the "Celebrate the Life and Rebirth" Committee is hosting the three-day event.

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  17. Former Greenbrier County sheriff says "warrior spirit"...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 22, 2017 | West Virginia Metro

    The former sheriff in Greenbrier County, who was in office during the flooding of June 2016, tells MetroNews he's proud of how his county has responded during the past year. "I said from Day One what a warrior spirit they've had down there," said Col.

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  18. Jenkins discusses budget cuts, utilizing facilitiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 11, 2017 | West Virginia Metro

    The proposed elimination of an abandoned mine initiative is concerning, according to U.S. Rep. Evan Jenkins, R-W.Va., in a teleconference with reporters last week. Jenkins spoke to federal officials during House Appropriations subcommittee meetings about the impact next fiscal year's budget could have in West Virginia, as well as making sure facilities are fully utilized and running.

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  19. Mennonite flood volunteers to leave Greenbrier County WednesdayRead the original story w/Photo

    May 23, 2017 | West Virginia Metro

    Volunteers with the Pennsylvania-based Mennonite Disaster Service will officially leave West Virginia Wednesday after 11 months of working to rebuild homes for flooded residents. Volunteers came from all over the country to help with recovery efforts in White Sulphur Springs and Rainelle - two of the hardest hit areas in the state.

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