Jefferson County Newswire (Page 6)

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  1. Former distillery co-owner says state liquor taxes forced site out of businessRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 13, 2015 | West Virginia Metro

    The founder and co-owner of a Jefferson County distillery blames this week's closure of the Charles Town business on West Virginia's liquor taxes. "We can't survive," Linda Losey with the now-shutdown Bloomery Plantation Distillery said of the current liquor law that requires distilleries to sell their products to the state and then buy them back with a 28 percent markup.

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  2. Municipal election candidates announcedRead the original story

    Feb 11, 2015 | Martinsburg Journal

    ... on the ballot this year, as three candidates have filed to serve on city council. According to the Jefferson County Clerk's office, there are 2,850 registered voters in the city of Charles Town. The city's general election is scheduled to be held ...

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  3. Steubenville City Council Members Delay Solid Waste Plan With JB Green TeamRead the original story

    Feb 11, 2015 | The Intelligencer

    Steubenville City Council members delayed taking action Tuesday on the proposed solid waste plan for Jefferson and Belmont counties and said they would like to meet with the Ohio Environmental Protection Agency regarding the plan. The council members' opposition to the plan in October resulted in closed-door talks that saw the JB Green Team agree to several conditions to secure the city's support.

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  4. Charges upgraded in stabbing caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 11, 2015 | WTOV9

    From felony assault to attempted murder, there's been a drastic change in charges for a Jefferson County man who was accused of stabbing a woman in the neck. New details are emerging, including a possible motive, as officials continue their investigation.

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  5. Sour TurnRead the original story

    Feb 11, 2015 | Spirit of Jefferson Advocate

    The owners of a popular Jefferson County distillery are hoping the state will recognize that their tasting room is different from a liquor store, and therefore subject to different regulations, or a else.

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  6. 'Happy' to JAM: Jefferson kids ready to have fun as they get fitRead the original story

    Feb 11, 2015 | Spirit of Jefferson Advocate

    Students in Jefferson County will spend a minute Thursday morning rocking out to Pharrell Williams' "Happy" as part of a worldwide fitness initiative called JAM Day.

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  7. Frederick County Bank Robbery Suspect Arrested In WVRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 10, 2015 | WFMD-AM Frederick

    ... that of the bank robbery suspect. The investigators contacted 911, and officers from Charles Town Police, Jefferson County Sheriff's Office and the West Virginia State Police responded, and took Hilbert into custody. "He was armed at the time he was ...

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  8. NEWS9 Special Assignment: Promised projectsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 10, 2015 | WTOV9

    ... can still spend hours working on a bad deal. But why? The reason is simple. "We don't have a choice," Jefferson County Commissioner Tom Graham said. "Because we have to wait. They have the economic power. They have the finances to make this happen, ...

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  9. Jefferson Co. jury duty could go digitalRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 10, 2015 | The Beaumont Enterprise

    Potential jurors fill the impaneling room at the Jefferson County Courthouse on Monday.

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  10. Metha CrouchRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 9, 2015 | Martinsburg Journal

    ... many years. She provided 22 years of volunteer service to the Jefferson Memorial Auxiliary, and served as a Jefferson County Election Poll Commissioner for 15 years. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her siblings, Pauline ...

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  11. Journal Junction for February 9Read the original story

    Feb 8, 2015 | Martinsburg Journal

    ... Having read the Berkeley County Health Department inspection results this Sunday, I marvel that Jefferson County politicians and businesses care so little for residents or visitors to the county as to deny any inspection of food service or report on ...

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  12. Former Eastman Kodak plant in W.Va. to be redevelopedRead the original story

    Feb 8, 2015 | NewsandSentinel.com

    A St. Louis-based company plans to clean up and redevelop a former Eastman Kodak Co. plant in Jefferson County.

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  13. Joseph G. SealRead the original story

    Feb 7, 2015 | Martinsburg Journal

    Born May 9, 1950 in Jefferson County, he is the son of Helen Frances Dunlap Seal and the late Joseph Henry Seal. He was a member of Bunker Hill Brethren in Christ Church.

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  14. Toronto sweeps doubleheader from EdisonRead the original story

    Feb 6, 2015 | Weirton Daily Times

    ... Kunzler Gymnasium, everything fell into place for the Red Knights. Toronto pulled off a 62-60 victory over Jefferson County rival Edison to split the season series. "I am just overwhelmed with happiness for them," Leary said. "There were so many ...

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  15. To be a PantherRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 5, 2015 | Weirton Daily Times

    ... selection after earning first-team all-Eastern District honors. He was also a first-team all-OVAC and all-Jefferson County pick. Ohio Dominican is in the Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference. Also on hand for the signing were, from left, ...

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  16. To be a HilltopperRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 5, 2015 | Weirton Daily Times

    ... this season; an academic all-Ohio honoree; first-team all-Eastern District, all-OVAC, all-Quad County, all-Jefferson County and all-Buckeye 8. He was also named the OHSFCA Region 12 Art Treynor Player of the Year and won the Joe Forunato Award. Also ...

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  17. Tax credits available to seniors, disabledRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 4, 2015 | The Washington Evening Journal

    Iowa property owners have the opportunity to take advantage of a tax credit now available. According to Jefferson County Treasurer Terri Kness, the Iowa Property Credit Claim is a program designed to help those with limited incomes stay in their homes.

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  18. No CommentRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 4, 2015 | Spirit of Jefferson Advocate

    ... then was named Town Recorder a year later. After voters selected Ranson Mayor Greg Lance for a seat on the Jefferson County Commission in late 1986, Hamill was tapped to take over as mayor. At Asbury United Methodist Church in Charles Town, Hamill's ...

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  19. Is the Convention of States an idea whose time has come?Read the original story

    Feb 4, 2015 | Spirit of Jefferson Advocate

    ... or by conventions in three fourths thereofa " Wanting to know more, I recently had a conversation with Jefferson County resident Peter Onoszko who serves as a district captain for the project. Onoszko is a former candidate for the County Commission ...

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  20. Family of 6 struggling after North Street fireRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 4, 2015 | Spirit of Jefferson Advocate

    ... help getting back on their feet." Crews were able to get the fire under control by 3 p.m. Fire units from Jefferson County, Berkeley County and Loudoun County, Va., assisted Citizens Fire Co. in putting out the blaze. Daniel Fritsch of Citizens said ...

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