Boone County Newswire

Boone County Newswire

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

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  1. Teachers and service workers say they've had enoughRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | West Virginia Metro

    ... uncertified teachers to come in and teach our classes," said Donna Roberts who teaches at Sherman Elementary in Boone County. "It's about a whole lot more than a paycheck." "I don't think it's fair that my benefits are determined by my husband's or ...

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  2. Sexual abuse, domestic battery among latest Boone County indictmentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Logan Banner

    Use of minor in filming sexually explicit conduct coupled with various drug-related crimes were among the latest grand jury indictments returned last month by Boone County Circuit Court.

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  3. Boone County native overcomes drug addiction to become a counselorRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 13 | Logan Banner

    ... these good influences in my life," Carter said. "But I also got with the wrong crowd." Carter, 30, a native of Boone County, now serves a drug counselor in Logan County; however, Carter had to overcome a lot to get to where she is today. "She would ...

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  4. Teachers, education representatives voice frustrations to PEIA boardRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 12 | West Virginia Metro

    ... and also use total family income as a determining factor regarding premiums. Carrena Rouse, president of AFT-Boone County, said at a November hearing those changes would hurt low-income families, especially teachers because of their salaries. She ...

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  5. H-D editor-publisher announces retirementRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 11 | Williamson Daily News Online

    ... The Logan Banner, Williamson Daily News, the Putnam Herald, Wayne County News, Coal Valley News (Boone County), Independent-Herald (Wyoming County), the Lawrence Herald, Tri-State Weekly and River Cities Magazine. Dawson, 68, joined The ...

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  6. West Virginia Music Hall of Fame to induct 2018 class this weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 9 | West Virginia Metro

    ... each Memorial Day in West Virginia. Also included in the mix for 2018 the Wildman of Rockabilly Hasil Adkins of Boone County, Christian music Grammy winner Michael W. Smith whose a native of Wayne County, and 1920's blue artist Frank Hutchinson. ...

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  7. Hasil Adkins garners WVMHOF inductionRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 9 | Logan Banner

    Contributed/Boone County native Hasil Adkins will enter the West Virginia Music Hall of Fame on Fab. 2 comments

  8. Kick off weekend with Winter Olympics, Valentine's DayRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 8 | Williamson Daily News Online

    ... West Virginia Music Hall of Fame. Courtesy of the West Virginia Music Hall of Fame The late Hasil Adkins from Boone County, who pioneered a genre which became known as "psychobilly," is a member of the 2018 class of inductees to the West Virginia ...

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  9. Elk Run receives mining safety recognitionRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 6 | Logan Banner

    A Boone County mine has earned safety recognition as Alpha Natural Resources has announced outstanding safety performance for 2017.

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  10. Community newsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 6 | Logan Banner

    The Boone County Health Department will host Food Handlers Classes at 2 p.m. and 6 p.m. on Monday, Feb. 12, at the Public Health Building located near Danville, just off the Lick Creek Road.

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  11. Appalachian Power open house to debut improvement planRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 6 | Logan Banner

    Appalachian Power and its affiliate, AEP West Virginia Transmission Co., have announced plans to improve electric power reliability to customers by upgrading existing transmission systems in two West Virginia counties.

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  12. Senate debates Bible classRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 6 | West Virginia Metro

    ... classes on religion as long as they meet constitutional muster by not proselytizing. Senator Ron Stollings (D-Boone County), who opposes the bill, grew frustrated with the lengthy debate while other issues are pending. "We talk about what's ...

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  13. DeBrodie wrongful death suit transferred to Boone CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 3 | Fulton Sun

    The wrongful death civil suit filed for Carl DeBrodie's mother and aunt has been transferred from Callaway County to Boone County, according to information on Missouri Casenet. Rudy Veit, attorney for Carolyn Summers, filed the case Jan. 23 in the 13th Judicial Circuit Court in Callaway County.

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  14. Firefighter training comes to the coalfieldsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 1 | Logan Banner

    ... by Main Island Creek Volunteer Fire Department in Logan County and Morrisville Volunteer Fire Department out of Boone County," Hatfield said on Jan. 29. "Basically rather than doing the entire class at one time, it is broken down into segments, and ...

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  15. APPALACHIAN POWERAppalachian Power announces open house to share...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 29 | Electric Energy Online

    Danville Transmission Improvements Project involves rebuilding about 14 miles of an existing transmission line to ensure continued reliable electric service in Boone and Logan counties. The project will replace aging infrastructure with modern and robust equipment to strengthen the transmission grid in the Danville, Madison, Washington Heights and Sharples areas.

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  16. Hearing date set to seal record on Chelsea CarterRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 25 | Logan Banner

    In one of his last actions, former Gov. Earl Ray Tomblin granted Carter a full, unconditional and complete pardon relating to her prior convictions for nighttime burglary and conspiracy in Boone County.

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  17. Duke student leaves Boone County with more than internshipRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 23 | Logan Banner

    Contributed/Duke University student Rachel Rubin, seen here in Washington D.C., spent three months as an intern in Boone County Drug Court.

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  18. Community forum set on opioid epidemicRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 23 | Logan Banner

    ... participate in an interactive discussion so that we all can understand the impact of the opioid epidemic in Boone County and to hear their ideas for what we can do about it." Invited participants will include members of the court system, local- and ...

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  19. Boone County students named to GSC Honor RollsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 23 | Logan Banner

    The names of Boone County students who attained the Glenville State College President's and Vice President's Honor Rolls for the Fall 2017 semester have been announced.

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  20. Water problems plague Whitesville areaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 16, 2018 | Logan Banner

    ... take just about anything except someone switching their story back and forth." Mullens, a retired educator from Boone County Schools, has lived in his home for 40 years and his residence sits on a hill, making a booster pump station necessary to ...

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