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  1. Domionte Cheatum sentenced to 40 years in Anthony Unger murder caseRead the original story

    Thursday | Missourian

    Domionte Cheatum, who on June 12 was found guilty of second-degree murder, first-degree robbery and armed criminal action for the shooting of Anthony Unger, was sentenced to 40 years in prison Thursday morning at Boone County Courthouse.

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  2. Sherman looks to past; plans for futureRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Coal Valley News

    ... 5 for the well-traveled Sherman team. That means the long journey to Grantsville. Athletic officials at both Boone County Single A teams have bemoaned the absence of Class A opponents locally. High School consolidation has dramatically lowered those ...

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  3. Bim man pleads guilty to selling heroinRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Coal Valley News

    United States Attorney Booth Goodwin announced that Leonard Dillon, 58, of Bim in Boone County pled guilty in federal court in Charleston to selling heroin.

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  4. Plaintiffs' legal team adds lawyer in Opus caseRead the original story

    Wednesday | Missourian

    ... won a $225,000 settlement in April in a Springfield civil rights case, filed as plaintiffs' co-counsel with the Boone County Circuit Court on Tuesday, according to court documents. Jeremy Root, one of his co-counselors in the case, confirmed that ...

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  5. Van Bulldogs have seven home gamesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 20 | Coal Valley News

    ... these boys can play." Price said he is also pleased that the school has been able to schedule two visits to Boone County by Ohio teams. "We were on the road over and over," he said. "At least, this time some of the travel has been cut out for us." ...

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  6. Federal Court Ruling Demonstrates Need for National Mountaintop Removal LegislationRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 20 | PressReleasePoint

    In a ruling this week, the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of West Virginia rejected a challenge by community groups for a permit to start up a new mountaintop removal coal mine in Boone County, West Virginia, near the communities of Peytona and Racine.

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  7. Ron's RamblingsRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 19 | Coal Valley News

    The failure of the Boone County Commission to assist with the financial needs of youth athletic programs is still a sore point with many local residents.

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  8. Boone County a oeGrid Classica set for Friday in MadisonRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 19 | Coal Valley News

    The 2014 Boone County Grid Classic presented by Suddenlink will be held on Friday, August 22, 2014 at Scott High School in Madison, where it will be "Military Appreciation Night."

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  9. Lambert pleads guilty to lesser charges during pre-trial hearingRead the original story

    Monday Aug 18 | Missourian

    Jimiah Lambert's lips tightened before he leaned into the microphone during his pre-trial hearing at the Boone County Courthouse Monday afternoon.

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  10. Ginseng season kicks off Sept. 1Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 16 | Williamson Daily News Online

    The Coalfield counties of southwestern West Virginia are some of the Mountain State's best bets for digging ginseng just like this one.

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  11. Boone Co. Apartment Building Damaged In FireRead the original story

    Saturday Aug 16 | WCHS-TV Charleston

    Whitesville , Boone County , West Virginia A Whitesville apartment building is damaged following a fire Saturday evening.

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  12. wins five editorial awardsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 15 | Coal Valley News

    ... and Labor Coverage" for his story about "Boone drops lawsuit against six pharmacies." This story was about the Boone County Commission in a 2-1 vote deciding to drop a lawsuit against six local pharmacies its lawyers and law enforcement officials ...

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  13. More coal mining layoffs announcedRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 13 | Coal Valley News

    Lots of mining equipment, like this one that was on display at the recent West Virginia Coal Festival in Madison, will not be used as many coal operations in the region and in Boone County continue to announce shutdowns and layoffs.

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  14. Mine Layoffs Could Have Domino EffectRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 12 | WCHS-TV Charleston

    ... and will affect really the whole area," Smith said. The domino effect even has Wade Green worried. The Boone County native has been working at Raocat Rubber Inc., for one month. Green said he fears the mine layoffs will mean slower business for his ...

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  15. Time to get outdoorsaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 12 | Coal Valley News

    The Coalfield counties of southwestern West Virginia are some of the Mountain State's best bets for digging ginseng just like this one.

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  16. Officials in coalfields worry about revenue loss from Alpha layoffsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 12 | Coal Valley News

    Boone County Commissioners Eddie Hendricks, Mickey Brown and Atholl Halstead stand outside the Boone County Courthouse's judicial annex building in Madison.

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  17. Boone County Students Will Return To School In Partially New BuildingRead the original story

    Monday Aug 11 | WCHS-TV Charleston

    Taisha Walker Videographer: John Tincher Reported: Aug. 11, 2014 8:56 PM EDT Updated: Aug. 11, 2014 9:08 PM EDT Seth , Boone County , West Virginia Students in Boone County will head back to school next week.

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  18. Give School Supplies Now; Help Kids Start School YearRead the original story

    Monday Aug 11 | WCHS-TV Charleston

    ... through Friday, Aug. 15. Donations of school supplies are being collected to benefit Kanawha, Cabell and Boone County students. Supplies needed include backpacks, notebooks, pens and pencils, art supplies and loose leaf paper. Those wishing to ...

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  19. Boone County Fair Shuts Down EarlyRead the original story

    Sunday Aug 10 | WCHS-TV Charleston

    Kaylin Searles, Michelle Caroll Reported: Aug. 10, 2014 6:23 PM EDT Updated: Aug. 10, 2014 6:37 PM EDT Danville , Boone County , West Virginia The Boone County fair is now closed, but it closed much earlier than planned.

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  20. Ground-breaking ceremony for new hospitalRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 9 | Logan Banner

    ... the state lauded the building of a new state-of-the-art health facility in Madison. "This is a great day for Boone County!" said Boone County's state Senator Dr. Ron Stollings (D-Boone). "This new hospital will provide state-of-the-art care in our ...

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