Boone County Newswire

Boone County Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Boone County, WV.

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  1. Boone County Superintendent Hudson to take up same role in PutnamRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | West Virginia Metro

    ... "Continue to hone in on those things and do them very well." Hudson, who has served as the superintendent in Boone County for seven years, was unanimously appointed by the Putnam Board of Education Wednesday night. Hudson said the position was ...

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  2. Records: Drug firms shipped thousands of pills to rural WVRead the original story

    Tuesday | The Inter-Mountain

    ... with hundreds of thousands of painkillers. The Charleston Gazette-Mail reports (http://bit.ly/1OKAs0Y) a Boone County judge on Monday ordered the release of previously sealed court documents about prescription pain pill shipments to the state. The ...

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  3. Scott High bathroom incident a oedisciplinary issueaRead the original story

    Sunday May 22 | Coal Valley News

    Following an alleged incident of a male using a bathroom for females at Scott High School, Boone County Schools have reportedly taken disciplinary action. In response to the event, Superintendent of Boone County Schools John G. Hudson released the following statement to the Coal Valley News.

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  4. Big John dragline nearing last day of work at Hobet siteRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 22 | West Virginia Metro

    ... West Virginia coal industry in the last three decades will soon be turned off for the final time on top of a Boone County mountain. The dragline known as Big John will no longer be needed at the former Hobet 21 surface mining site with mining done ...

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  5. Drug firms seek closed hearing to explain pill shipmentsRead the original story

    Thursday May 19 | The Inter-Mountain

    ... to keep information about pill shipments secret. The Charleston Gazette-Mail reports (http://bit.ly/23YC7Hj ) a Boone County judge on May 6 granted the newspaper's request to unseal court records about prescription pain pill shipments to West ...

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  6. Scott High bathroom incident a oedisciplinary issueaRead the original story

    Thursday May 19 | Logan Banner

    Following an alleged incident of a male using a bathroom for females at Scott High School, Boone County Schools have reportedly taken disciplinary action.

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  7. State Senate to take final vote on tobacco tax increase ThursdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 18 | West Virginia Metro

    ... increase, reducing the amount gained from the increase by $4.7 million. Senate Democrat erupted at the move. Boone County Senator Dr. Ron Stollings said the large tobacco lobby was controlling Senate Republicans. "Who's really doing and changing ...

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  8. Boone County elects changeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 17 | Coal Valley News

    ... and Zack Maynard for the 22nd district, while Rodney Miller will be running unopposed in the 23rd district. Boone County voters also voted to improve their civic services, passing levies to increase funding for the Boone County Emergency Ambulance ...

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  9. Petition to buck bathroom guidelinesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 17 | Logan Banner

    An online petition started by Boone County Delegate Joshua Nelson regarding the recent release of federal guidelines for bathroom policy involving transgendered people had, by May 16, garnered nearly 4,000 digital signatures.

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  10. Details on Hobet site emergeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 16 | Coal Valley News

    ... Governor Earl Ray Tomblin hosted a press conference and tour of the much anticipated former Hobet Mine site in Boone County May 12. Tomblin first announced the massive project which aims to tap thousands of acres of land on the border of Boone and ...

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  11. Court: Seifried disqualified as candidateRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 13 | Cincinnati.com

    Court: Seifried disqualified as candidate Boone County judge rules that Daniel Seifried is disqualified as a candidate for the 69th House District. Check out this story on cincinnati.com: http://cin.ci/27kCCzX The Boone County Circuit Court ruled Friday that Republican 69th House District candidate Daniel Seifried is disqualified from the race.

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  12. State officials say Hobet site has unlimited potentialRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 12 | West Virginia Metro

    JULIAN, W.Va. - West Virginia Commerce Secretary Keith Burdette says the state can build a "world competitive site" for business development at the new Hobet project in Boone County. 4 comments

  13. Republican candidate for the 69th House District Daniel Seifried.Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 11 | Cincinnati.com

    ... not live within the district until Nov. 16. According to Erlanger resident Lucy Riffle, who filed the suit in Boone County Circuit Court, Seifried would have had to move within the district on or before Nov. 8, 2015 in order to run for office. The ...

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  14. Mona M. (Asberry) WhiteLocal woman who enjoyed crocheting was 78. May 10, 2016 atRead the original story

    Tuesday May 10 | Norwalk Reflector

    She was born December 15, 1937 in Boone County, West Virginia. She attended school in West Virginia and had been a homemaker.

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  15. Mona M. (Asberry) WhiteLocal woman who enjoyed crocheting was 78. Today atRead the original story

    Tuesday May 10 | Norwalk Reflector

    She was born December 15, 1937 in Boone County, West Virginia. She attended school in West Virginia and had been a homemaker.

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  16. Ojeda attacked; man who assaulted State Senate candidate at cookout in custodyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 9 | Lincoln Journal

    ... incumbent State Senator Art Kirkendoll (D-Logan). The 7th District includes Lincoln County, Logan County, Boone County, as well as large portions of Wayne County and Mingo County. Early reports indicated the assailant had fled or attempted to flee. ...

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  17. ObituariesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 9 | Panolian

    ... tery. Rev. Ernie Gordon officiated. Pauley, born July 18, 1944, to the late Sampson J. and Viola Ball Pauley in Boone County, W.V., was a tool and die maker during his lifetime and a member of Victory Baptist Church.

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  18. Judge: Pill shipments can remain secret if suit settledRead the original story

    Sunday May 8 | NewsandSentinel.com

    A Boone County judge says prescription drug distributors being sued by the state can have information about pill shipments kept secret if they agree to settle the lawsuit within the next two weeks. The Charleston Gazette-Mail reports the judge granted the newspaper's request to unseal court records about prescription pain pill shipments to West Virginia.

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  19. Ojeda attackedRead the original story

    Sunday May 8 | Lincoln Journal

    ... incumbent State Senator Art Kirkendoll (D-Logan). The 7th District includes Lincoln County, Logan County, Boone County, as well as large portions of Wayne County and Mingo County. Early reports indicated the assailant had fled or attempted to flee. ...

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  20. 6 injured in Boone County explosionRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 6 | West Virginia Metro

    The blast was accidental, according to state police in Boone County. It happened during a gas hookup at an apartment near Josephine Avenue.

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