Lincoln County Newswire (Page 7)

Lincoln County Newswire (Page 7)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Lincoln County, WV. (Page 7)

Results 121 - 140 of 1,096 in Lincoln County, WV

  1. Local gospel rock band reaches audience through touring, recordingRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 30, 2015 | Lincoln Times-News

    Lincolnton-based contemporary gospel rock act Firm Foundation has found an audience through relentless touring and recording. The band rarely turns down an opportunity to play and welcomes the opportunity to help out charitable organizations like Toys for Tots, Relay For Life and the Lincoln County Coalition Against Child Abuse, among many others.

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  2. WVSP investigating copper theftRead the original story

    Nov 25, 2015 | Logan Banner

    The West Virginia State Police and Frontier Communications have responded to multiple copper communications cable thefts since October 31, 2015, in Lincoln County, W.Va.

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  3. Supreme Court affirms Lillie Mae Trail convictionRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 20, 2015 | Lincoln Journal

    The West Virginia Supreme Court of Appeals recently affirmed the conviction over 18 years ago of a Lincoln County woman. The high profile case saw a jury trial presided over by Circuit Judge Jay Hoke.

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  4. School board round-up: October 27 sessionRead the original story

    Nov 20, 2015 | Lincoln Journal

    Five members of the Lincoln County Board of Education took unanimous action on all items moved for a decision at the October 27, 2015 regular session in Hamlin. The meeting lasted around four hours, getting underway at 1 p.m. and adjourning at 4:54 p.m. shortly after a 36-minute closed door personnel discussion.

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  5. Christmas for Kids prepares for third yearRead the original story

    Nov 20, 2015 | Lincoln Journal

    This will be the third year of a local toy giveaway for underprivileged children in Lincoln County. The Lincoln County Christmas for Kids toy drive is underway.

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  6. Buildings discussion another positive stepRead the original story

    Nov 20, 2015 | Lincoln Journal

    ... was the latest positive step toward doing something to improve school facilities in the county. The Lincoln County Board of Education was shown two drawings last week. One was for a possible $1.4 million project that would see four PK classrooms ...

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  7. Santa confirms Hamlin dateRead the original story

    Nov 20, 2015 | Lincoln Journal

    ... in recent days. Speaking to The Lincoln Journal, last week, Claus said he was looking forward to returning to Lincoln County again this year. He recalled fondly previous trips to Hamlin, including years when the weather was less than cooperative. ...

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  8. State Police: Several Lincoln County copper thefts reported since end of OctoberRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 23, 2015 | West Virginia Metro

    West Virginia State Police and Frontier Communications have responded to multiple copper communications cable thefts since the end of October in Lincoln County. The most recent theft occurred this past weekend.

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  9. Child advocacy center offering toursRead the original story

    Nov 21, 2015 | Logan Banner

    Cornerstone Family Interventions, Inc. invites local and state officials to participate in their upcoming Come 2 C Your CAC Tour during for month of December, 2015.

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  10. Florida Man Gets 10 Years for West Virginia Pill TraffickingRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 19, 2015 | Insurance Journal West

    Forty-six-year-old Lester W. Taylor of Daytona Beach, Fla., also was ordered in federal court in Charleston to pay a $10,000 fine. Prosecutors say that from 2010 to 2014, Taylor sent packages containing thousands of oxycodone pills to Lincoln County.

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  11. Joseph Patterson Sentenced To Life In PrisonRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 19, 2015 | KELO-TV Sioux Falls

    ... him in prison for the rest of his life. In his orange jumpsuit, Joseph Patterson is escorted out of the Lincoln County Courthouse following his sentencing. Inside the courtroom, Patterson had talked for nearly an hour. "I've never witnessed really ...

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  12. Tommy gun stolen from Lincoln County CourthouseRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 4, 2015 | KRQE Albuquerque

    It was news that Lincoln County Sheriff, Robert Sheppard, did not want to hear. "It's a piece of Lincoln County's history that we have now lost," said Shepperd.

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  13. New SSAC classifications: Nine schools drop from AAA to AARead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 19, 2015 | West Virginia Metro

    ... AAA enrollment numbers range from 933 students (Ripley) to 1,965 students (Cabell Midland). In Class AA, Lincoln County has the largest enrollment at 871 students, with Man at the bottom of AA at 460 students. In Class A, Ravenswood will have the ...

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  14. Jail bill proposal sent to prosecutor for opinionRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 16, 2015 | Lincoln Journal

    Lincoln County's crippling jail bill, said to average at around $1,650 per day, was the focus of brief discussion at a recent county commission meeting. The matter was raised at the November 5, 2015 regular session of the commission in Hamlin.

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  15. School board revisits LCHS campus field matterRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 16, 2015 | Lincoln Journal

    Not for the first time, this year, the five members of the Lincoln County Board of Education recently discussed the need to move ahead and do something at the proposed site for a football field at the Lincoln County High School campus. This year has seen presentations from FieldTurf, various cost estimates for different degrees of development at the facility, and efforts by the school board to proceed with a grass only installation for now, given limited resources.

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  16. Engineer provides summary of Lower Mud water effortsRead the original story

    Nov 16, 2015 | Lincoln Journal

    For the third county commission meeting in succession, a large delegation of citizens from the Lower Mud River Road area showed up and sought answers from the county government regarding their long wait for public water. The Lincoln County Commission met for the first of two regular sessions this month, Thursday evening, November 5, 2015.

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  17. Treasurer presents college savings to Lincoln County parent, childRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 16, 2015 | Lincoln Journal

    ... believe in themselves and their abilities.' The couple's child is three-year-old Ethan. The family lives in Lincoln County. Parents Christie and David Robertson wrote, "If awarded this Smart 529 plan, I hope to grow this by contributing anything ...

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  18. WVU Extension MeetingRead the original story

    Nov 16, 2015 | Lincoln Journal

    A West Virginia University Lincoln County Extension Service committee meeting will take place next Monday evening, November 23, 2015, at Hamlin Town Hall.

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  19. As tower goes up it's time to lobby phone companiesRead the original story

    Nov 16, 2015 | Lincoln Journal

    ... service. The poor war-torn countries of Africa have cell phones, Iraq, war-torn Syria, all of Asia. Most of Lincoln County, no cell signal. H&G Energy has given land and an access road for the tower and that is a huge savings. A lot of talk and ...

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  20. Solid waste update presented to commissionRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 16, 2015 | Lincoln Journal

    The county's litter warden, who is also part of the Lincoln County Solid Waste Authority, recently updated the Lincoln County Commission on the recent popular run of clean-ups organized in various communities. David Webb spoke at the November 5, 2015 regular session of the commission in Hamlin.

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