Braxton County Newswire

Braxton County Newswire

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

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  1. West Virginia Photographer Sells Photos to National CompanyRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | US News & World Report

    ... lar interest, said Carper, who got into a bobcat cage at the West Virginia Wildlife Center in French Creek in Braxton County to shoot a photograph of the animal.

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  2. Victims identified in Braxton fireRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 6 | West Virginia Metro

    GASSAWAY, W.Va . - The family of three people killed in a Braxton County fire this week have revealed the victims names.

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  3. West Virginia lawmakers to discuss taxes, new courtRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 5 | Ledger-Enquirer.com

    ... the process. At least we'll be moving in the right direction." But Delegate Brent Boggs, a Democrat from Braxton County, said the state must be careful in addressing the tax "in a way that doesn't put our state finances in a precarious position." ...

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  4. Braxton County house fire victims have been identifiedRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 5 | The Republican

    The victims of a house fire that killed three people and injured two more have been identified by family members. The fire occurred around 7:30 Thursday evening in Braxton County.

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  5. West Virginia house fire leaves 3 dead, damages phone linesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 5 | WOAY

    The West Virginia State Fire Marshal's Office said on social media that two people also were injured in Thursday's fire in Braxton County. News outlets report the fire broke out about 7:30 a.m. Deputy State Fire Marshal Jason Baltic said firefighters sorted through the rubble all day, recovering bodies.

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  6. Fire marshal: No working smoke alarms in Braxton house where 3 diedRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 5 | West Virginia Metro

    Investigators with the state Fire Marshal's Office say there were no working smoke alarms in the house that burned down Thursday in Braxton County that claimed three lives. Investigators released the ages of the victims Friday.

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  7. Fatal Fire Breaks Out in Braxton County; four people unaccounted forRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 4 | WOAY

    West Virginia fire marshals said there was one confirmed death after a residential fire in Braxton County Thursday morning. Two people were transported to the West Penn Burn Center in Pittsburgh, and officials are still searching for four other people.

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  8. Inmate Stabs, Throws Feces At Officer in Raleigh CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 4 | WOAY

    ... Guard to help with the crisis. Meanwhile, Jackson is currently being held at the Central Regional Jail in Braxton County. His bond has been set at $100,000 surety/cash on the malicious wounding charge. He also is being held on two charges out of ...

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  9. West Virginia DEP distributes recycling grantsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 3 | Recycling Today

    ... loading dock, fuel and insurance for recycling truck and brochures for the county-wide program. Braxton County Solid Waste Authority: $28,000 to assist with personnel/labor and collection bins for the county's recycling program. The Town of Sutton: ...

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  10. Bluefield's Collier Wins Kennedy AwardRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 24 | WOAY

    ... perfect regular season, winning the 10 games by an average score of 47-10. That was followed by wins against Braxton County, Point Pleasant, Bridgeport, and a come-from-behind 26-21 win against Fairmont Senior in the Class AA championship game. ...

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  11. WVDEP, WVDNR Collecting Christmas Trees For Recycling Jan. 6 at Capitol MarketRead the original story

    Dec 21, 2017 | West Virginia Division of Natural Resources

    ... trees will be repurposed as fish habitat in one of nine lakes across West Virginia: Burnsville Lake in Braxton County, Stonewall Jackson Lake in Lewis County, Stonecoal Lake in Lewis and Upshur County, Cheat Lake in Monongalia County, Moncove Lake ...

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  12. Statewide buck harvest is downRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 8, 2017 | The Inter-Mountain

    ... counties were: Preston (1,957), Randolph (1,647), Greenbrier (1,631), Hampshire (1,394), and Ritchie (1,347). Braxton County finished seventh with 1,234, and Lewis County finished eighth at 1,216. From the data that was contained in the news ...

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  13. Pamela S. RowanRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 3, 2017 | The Inter-Mountain

    She was born Aug. 20, 1949, in Braxton County, a daughter of the late Laco and Gladys June Young Hyer.

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  14. Mountaineer Food Bank receives $50,000 grantRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 2, 2017 | NewsandSentinel.com

    ... four billion meals to people in need in the U.S. by 2020. Mountaineer Food Bank was created in 1981 in Braxton County. It has become the largest emergency food provider in West Virginia distributing 13.7 million pounds annually. The food bank ...

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  15. No doubt that blaze orange saves livesRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 1, 2017 | The Inter-Mountain

    ... hunter's foot in the process. The hunter was taken to a Charleston Hospital and treated for his injuries. In Braxton County, a 12-year-old was treated for a self-inflicted gunshot wound to his toes. The youth was reportedly riding in an ATV holding ...

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  16. Mary Jo FreemanRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 29, 2017 | The Inter-Mountain

    ... 28, 2017, at Colonial Place under the care of Mountain Hospice. Mary Jo Freeman was born Jan. 22, 1927, in Braxton County, a daughter of the late Jesse and Cora Snodgrass. (Linda) Freeman, Elkins and Jeff Freeman, Morgantown; four grandchildren, ...

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  17. West Virginia hunter killed on 1st day of deer seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 27, 2017 | The Republican

    ... in Wetzel County, died while hunting with a rifle. In another incident, authorities say a 12-year-old in Braxton County was receiving medical treatment for a self-inflicted gunshot wound to his left toes. He was riding up a hill with his brother on ...

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  18. Photo by Janelle Patterson Bill, right, and Cecil Gossett, left, go...Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 25, 2017 | NewsandSentinel.com

    ... shoe in his shop, Cobbler John's Shoe Repair in Marietta. Photo by Janelle Patterson Bill Longwell, of Braxton County, W.Va., tries on his boots after Bill Gossett added softer heels to them for an easier landing for the Iraq-wounded veteran. Photo ...

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  19. West Virginia hunter killed in accident on opening day of deer seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 22, 2017 | WRIC-TV Richmond

    ... a rifle near his home in Wetzel County, West Virginia. In another incident, authorities say a 12-year-old in Braxton County was receiving medical treatment for a self-inflicted gunshot wound to the toes on his left foot. He was riding up a hill with ...

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  20. DNR investigating death of Wetzel County hunterRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 21, 2017 | West Virginia Metro

    ... noon Monday. The man's cause of death is currently unclear. In an unrelated incident, a 12-year-old boy in Braxton County near Gassaway is receiving medical treatment after suffering a self-inflicted gunshot wound to his left toes Monday. He was not ...

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