Boone County Newswire

Boone County Newswire

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

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  1. Sherman Elementary receives STEM grant -Read the original story

    Wednesday Jan 18 | Coal Valley News

    ... math. Sherman Elementary School will be receiving one of these grants. Sherman Elementary is the only school in Boone County to receive one of the mini grants. The grant they receive will be in the amount of $3,000. In a press release from the ...

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  2. A journey in filmmaking -Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 18 | Coal Valley News

    ... we are at economically I am just going to make a piece because this is where I grew up." Justin Havey moved to Boone County when he was two years old. He went to Scott High School and graduated in 2010. He started college at the University of ...

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  3. At the Capitol: -Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 11 | Williamson Daily News Online

    As occurs in years after gubernatorial elections, legislators convened to elect their presiding officers, and this year, to hear a farewell address from Gov. Earl Ray Tomblin, then recessed until Feb. 8, when the 60-day regular session will begin.

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  4. Boone County heroin dealer sentenced to federal prison for drug crimeRead the original story

    Friday Jan 13 | Huntington News

    a. - A Boone County man who sold heroin to an informant was sentenced to two and a half years in federal prison for a drug crime, announced United States Attorney Carol Casto. Christopher Priestley, 38, of Bloomingrose, previously pleaded guilty to ... 1 comment

  5. V. Evelyn WyattRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 12 | NewsandSentinel.com

    ... and Dottie Wyatt of Parkersburg, a sister Betty Spencer of Hewitt, WV and a brother Larry Joe Akers of Boone County, WV. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband John William Wyatt in 1979 and several brothers and ...

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  6. BOE honors Brookview Elementary -Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 11 | Coal Valley News

    The Boone County Board of Education met Tuesday, January 3 at 6 p.m. at the Operations Complex for their first regular session board meeting for the 2017. Brookview Elementary was on the agenda for the board meeting.

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  7. Tomblin's heart in right place, butaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 8 | NewsandSentinel.com

    ... it has secured $58 million in bond funding to construct a 2.6-mile, four-lane highway between U.S. 119 in Boone County up to the Rock Creek site. stands for Grant Anticipation Revenue Vehicle, and it means the bonds are based on an expectation the ...

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  8. Suit filed against third pharmacy -Read the original story

    Sunday Jan 8 | Logan Banner

    ... in less than a month. Prior lawsuits made similar allegations against Larry's Drive-in Pharmacy, of Madison in Boone County, and Judy's Drug Store Inc., of Petersburg in Grant County. The Crab Orchard lawsuit, filed Wednesday in Raleigh Circuit ...

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  9. Stephens honors family with naming of new BMH cafeteria -Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 6 | Logan Banner

    ... Paul Stephens, a Logan County native who had moved his family to Kentucky seeking work, found an opportunity in Boone County that had too much potential to pass up. He remembers the struggle he had prior to that opportunity. "I saw potential in the ...

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  10. W.Va. AG Files Suit Against Third Pharmacy In Less Than A MonthRead the original story

    Friday Jan 6 | Huntington News

    ... in less than a month. Prior lawsuits made similar allegations against Larry's Drive-in Pharmacy, of Madison in Boone County, and Judy's Drug Store Inc., of Petersburg in Grant County. The Crab Orchard lawsuit, filed Wednesday in Raleigh Circuit ...

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  11. Ken Merritt celebrated for 54 years of serviceRead the original story

    Thursday Jan 5 | NewsandSentinel.com

    ... days after having been declared satisfactory by a federal mine inspector. Merritt said his wife, a native of Boone County, is working on a diary about his career and she is putting an emphasis on Buffalo Creek. Photo by Jeffrey Saulton During his ...

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  12. WVU, defensive coordinator Tony Gibson agree to 3-year, $2.7M dealRead the original story

    Wednesday Jan 4 | Lincoln Journal

    ... and Gibson have agreed to and signed a three-year contract worth a total of $2.7 million. Gibson, a native of Boone County and graduate of Van High School, had been the third-highest paid defensive coordinator in the Big 12 behind Baylor's Phil ...

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  13. Tomblin's pet project an issueRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 2 | The Inter-Mountain

    ... it has secured $58 million in bond funding to construct a 2.6-mile, four-lane highway between U.S. 119 in Boone County up to the Rock Creek site. stands for Grant Anticipation Revenue Vehicle, and it means the bonds are based on an expectation the ...

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  14. Logana s Top 10 news stories of 2016 -Read the original story

    Monday Jan 2 | Logan Banner

    ... economic world of the coalfields got a potential boost from the development of the former Hobet Mine site in Boone County. Governor Earl Ray Tomblin who know styles the project the Rock Creek Development Project pushed for development of the former ...

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  15. BOE honors Sherman and Van Elementary -Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 28 | Coal Valley News

    Boone County School Superintendent Jeff Huffman said, "The staff and administration of Van Elementary school have certainly put in a lot of hard work together and I say 'together' because they are truly collaborative in nature in everything that they do." FOSTER, W.Va - The Boone County Board of Education met Monday, December 19 at 6 p.m. at the Operations Complex.

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  16. Appalachian Outreach in Moundsville Plans for 2017, Seeks DonationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 26 | The Intelligencer

    ... in preparation for additional flood relief efforts in the new year. "We made our last delivery on Dec. 19 in Boone County to help after several fires occurred. We are still going to have a need for flood relief items and building supplies, pots and ...

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  17. Investigators: Columbia man posts sexual ads without woman's knowledgeRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 23, 2016 | KMIZ

    A Columbia man is charged with harassment and violating an order of protection after he posted ads on BackPage offering sexual services without the woman's consent. According to the probable cause statement that ABC 17 News obtained at the Boone County Courthouse on Nov. 18, a woman whose name was redacted reported being the target of harassment campaign.

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  18. W.Va. AG Targets 2nd Pharmacy In Opioid Painkiller FightRead the original story

    Dec 23, 2016 | Huntington News

    ... weeks after Attorney General's filing of similar allegations against Larry's Drive-in Pharmacy of Madison in Boone County. The Judy's Drug Store lawsuit alleges it failed to identify suspicious prescriptions or determine whether it dispenses a ...

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  19. Patrick Morrisey right to file lawsuitRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 21, 2016 | The Inter-Mountain

    ... not. Just last week, West Virginia Attorney General Patrick Morrisey revealed he has filed a lawsuit against a Boone County business, Larry's Drive-In Pharmacy, over the issue. Morrisey's office accuses the company of a decade of flooding Boone ...

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  20. Gibson gives back to Boone Co. -Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 21, 2016 | Coal Valley News

    Former Van High School standout athlete and current West Virginia University football defensive coordinator Tony Gibson, through the Gibson Family Fund via the Boone County Community Foundation, issued about $25,000 in gift cards to 52 local families in need on Thursday night at Van High School in what Gibson says will be an annual event. "I want to build on this and keep giving back," Gibson said after the ceremony.

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