Kanawha County Newswire (Page 8)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Kanawha County, WV. (Page 8)

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  1. Residents against mining project deliver 5-thousand signatures to governor's officeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 26, 2014 | West Virginia Metro

    Opponents of a mining operation close to the boundary of Kanawha State Forest in Kanawha County continued Friday to lean on the Tomblin administration to hear their concerns and to rescind the mining permit for the K-D #2 mine. "This is a bad neighbor," said Daile Boulis who lives near the forest and the mine site.

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  2. Charleston gun fight still aliveRead the original story

    Sep 26, 2014 | Big News Network.com

    ... the social media spectrum and is administered by Mainstream Media EC on behalf of Big News Network. A Kanawha County circuit judge ruled Thursday the City of Charleston can continue its fight to keep guns out of city-owned recreational centers that ...

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  3. Schools Receive Funding for Green Apple Sustainability ProjectsRead the original story

    Sep 25, 2014 | Huntington News

    ... more efficient. The schools and projects that received funding are as follows: a Alban Elementary School in Kanawha County will build mini-greenhouses, plant flowers and create signage on Sept. 27 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. a Charleston Montessori ...

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  4. Testimony begins in Kanawha County prosecutor's removal hearingRead the original story

    Sep 23, 2014 | Big News Network.com

    ... by Mainstream Media EC on behalf of Big News Network. A three-judge panel began hearing Monday whether Kanawha County Prosecutor Mark Plants should be removed from office. Plants sat in the Charleston courtroom staring down at the table, barely ...

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  5. GOP asks WVa high court if it can fill ballot slotRead the original story

    Sep 22, 2014 | The Inter-Mountain

    Kanawha County Republicans have filed a challenge with the West Virginia Supreme Court to fill an empty House of Delegates ballot slot.

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  6. W.Va. public school truancy rate tops 30 pctRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 22, 2014 | Logan Banner

    ... with 57 percent of students marked as truant. Jefferson County had the lowest rate, 7 percent. The rate in Kanawha County, the state's largest school district, was 34 percent. McDowell County Superintendent Nelson Spencer told The Sunday ...

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  7. GOP asks West Virginia high court if it can fill ballot slotRead the original story

    Sep 22, 2014 | Spirit of Jefferson Advocate

    Kanawha County Republicans have filed a challenge with the West Virginia Supreme Court to fill an empty House of Delegates ballot slot. Marie Sprouse-McDavid and the Kanawha County Republican Executive Committee filed the challenge Monday.

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  8. Testimony begins in Kanawha County prosecutor's removal hearingRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 22, 2014 | West Virginia Metro

    A three-judge panel began hearing Monday whether Kanawha County Prosecutor Mark Plants should be removed from office. Plants sat in the Charleston courtroom staring down at the table, barely looking up during the first three hours of testimony.

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  9. Free-market vision of Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 21, 2014 | Albany Times Union

    ... followers prepared to use the schools to introduce a new social order." In a ferocious school battle in Kanawha County, W.Va., in 1974, conservative activists recoiled against a new set of textbooks. As one conservative leader explained, he didn't ...

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  10. W.Va. children's chorus adding 3 new groupsRead the original story

    Sep 22, 2014 | NewsandSentinel.com

    ... will be called the Celebration of Harmony. Midkiff says the Charleston-based chorus also hopes to form a new Kanawha County group for special needs students. The group will be called Canto.

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  11. State Supreme Court asked to weigh in on Kanawha County ballot controversyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 22, 2014 | West Virginia Metro

    The state Supreme Court is being asked to clear the way for a fourth Republican candidate to be included on the November ballot in Kanawha County's 35th House District. On Monday morning, the Kanawha County Republican Executive Committee and Marie Sprouse-McDavid, the candidate the committee chose to replace Kanawha County Delegate Suzette Raines , filed a lawsuit with the state Supreme Court against the State Election Commission.

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  12. Free-market vision of educationRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 21, 2014 | Albany Times Union

    ... followers prepared to use the schools to introduce a new social order." In a ferocious school battle in Kanawha County, W.Va., in 1974, conservative activists recoiled against a new set of textbooks. As one conservative leader explained, he didn't ...

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  13. GOP putting on press to win control in CharlestonRead the original story

    Sep 22, 2014 | Big News Network.com

    ... Party can file a lawsuit against the state Election Commission in connection with a ballot controversy in Kanawha County. The West Virginia Republican Party and the Kanawha County Republican Executive Committee notified the state 30-days ago that it ...

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  14. Plants removal hearing begins MondayRead the original story

    Sep 22, 2014 | Big News Network.com

    ... News Network. A three-judge panel appointed by the State Supreme Court will hear testimony on a bid by the Kanawha County Commission to remove the embattled prosecutor from his position. Removal of a sitting elected official is rare, but not ...

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  15. Truancy Tops 30 Percent In W.Va.Read the original story

    Sep 21, 2014 | The Intelligencer

    ... with 57 percent of students marked as truant. Jefferson County had the lowest rate, 7 percent. The rate in Kanawha County, the state's largest school district, was 34 percent. "It all ties together. You really can't separate one from another," ...

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  16. Police find decomposing body in Kanawha County homeRead the original story

    Sep 20, 2014 | Big News Network.com

    Our eNewspaper network was founded in 2002 to provide stand-alone digital news sites tailored for the most searched-for locations for news. With a traditional newspaper format, more than 100 sites were established each with a newspaper-type name to cover the highest-ranked regions, countries, cities and states.

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  17. Alleged mine thief leads police on chase through two countiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 17, 2014 | Coal Valley News

    ... police to the scene. When they arrived Dean fled in a vehicle along state Route 3 to Racine and then into Kanawha County, police said. He has also been charged with multiple traffic violations in addition to grand larceny regarding the mine theft. ...

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  18. Historical Day of CaringRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 17, 2014 | Logan Banner

    ... Day of Caring, United Way wanted to do something a little different. The event, which usually only happens in Kanawha County, sparked a historical day for the company as five separate rallies joined together by Skype to form the largest day of ...

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  19. Man charged with theft of fuel from mine siteRead the original story

    Sep 17, 2014 | Big News Network.com

    ... and is administered by Mainstream Media EC on behalf of Big News Network. Cecil Dean MADISON, W.Va. - A Kanawha County man is behind bars facing an array of charges after he allegedly stole fuel from a Boone County mine site and led State Police on ...

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  20. Arrests made in dump truck crime spreeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 17, 2014 | West Virginia Metro

    The two men wanted for a crime spree earlier this week in Kanawha County were arrested Tuesday night in a suburb of Cleveland and are now facing a range of charges. Justin Baldwin, 22, of Sissonville, and Dillon Young, 21, formerly of Jackson County and now a resident of the Cleveland area, were arrested during a routine traffic stop in Brecksville, Ohio.

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