McDowell County Newswire (Page 8)

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  1. Coal executive to represent Democrats in 38th DistrictRead the original story

    Jun 26, 2014 | Southwest Times

    ... his family moved to Tazewell. Hymes' father and grandfather were coal miners. He worked in mines himself in McDowell County, W.Va. before becoming corporate director of human resources with James River Coal Co. Puckett recently resigned from the ...

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  2. Two charged with felony murder in overdose deathRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 26, 2014 | Bluefield Daily Telegraph

    The McDowell County Sheriff's Department received a call about a deceased person in the Panther area of McDowell County, Sheriff Martin B. West said Thursday.

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  3. Deputies Say McDowell Residents Charged With Felony Murder After OverdoseRead the original story

    Jun 26, 2014 | WCHS-TV Charleston

    Panther , West Virginia McDowell County deputies said two residents have been charged with felony murder after a man overdosed on drugs that had been prescribed to the residents.

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  4. Defined benefit pensions are anti-poorRead the original story

    Jun 26, 2014 | Alabama Live

    ... and life expectancies of 82 years (men) and 85 years (women). Not far to their west, however, residents of McDowell County, West Virginia have median incomes a little over $20,000 and life expectancies of 64 (men) and 73 (women). And, here's our ...

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  5. Gary man charged with burglary, robbery surrendersRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 26, 2014 | Bluefield Daily Telegraph

    A McDowell County man surrendered to authorities in Welch on Wednesday afternoon after learning that he was wanted on robbery and burglary charges related to an incident that occurred at a Cherry Street residence in Gary, according to a press release from the Gary Police Department.

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  6. McDowell County man arrested after allegedly brandishing swordRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 26, 2014 | Bluefield Daily Telegraph

    A McDowell County man was arrested Wednesday after allegedly brandishing a samurai sword and threatening to kill a woman.

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  7. Northfork Blue Demons (WV) and Kentucky Wildcats Two Proud Basketball TraditionsRead the original story

    Mar 20, 2014 | A Sea of Blue

    ... Wave were not only Northfork's toughest rivals but they were also often the 2nd and 3rd best teams in both McDowell County and often the entire state of West Virginia itself believe it or not, not only in basketball but football as well. Gary had ...

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  8. Mount Greylock grad creates foundation to aid children in West Virginia townRead the original story

    Jun 23, 2014 | Berkshire Eagle

    ... Here, we believe in helping all the children." According to U.S. Census data, the median household income in McDowell County is $22,972. Of a population of about 20,876 people, more than 33 percent of the county's people live below the poverty line, ...

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  9. Northfork Blue Demons (WV) and Kentucky Wildcats Two Proud Basketball TraditionsRead the original story

    Mar 20, 2014 | A Sea of Blue

    ... Wave were not only Northfork's toughest rivals but they were also often the 2nd and 3rd best teams in both McDowell County and often the entire state of West Virginia itself believe it or not, not only in basketball but football as well. Gary had ...

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  10. Federal inmate pleads guilty to weapon's chargeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 23, 2014 | Bluefield Daily Telegraph

    A federal inmate in McDowell County faces up to 33 months imprisonment and a quarter-million dollar fine after pleading guilty in federal court to being in possession of a weapon.

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  11. Broader Horizons for at-risk studentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 23, 2014 | West Virginia Metro

    Twenty students from McDowell County are in the nation's capital this week for a unique experience.

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  12. Recent Mount Greylock Grad Building Charitable...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 21, 2014 | IBerkshires

    ... hills of Appalachia used to be the heart of the coal mining industry. Once this business started to decline, McDowell County went from being extremely prosperous to poverty stricken. "Just think about all the businesses in Berkshire County, where we ...

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  13. Coal executive to represent Democrats in 38th DistrictRead the original story

    Jun 20, 2014 | Southwest Times

    ... his family moved to Tazewell. Hymes' father and grandfather were coal miners. He worked in mines himself in McDowell County, W.Va. before becoming corporate director of human resources with James River Coal Co. Puckett recently resigned from the ...

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  14. Magistrate Cox indicted by McDowell County grand juryRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 20, 2014 | Bluefield Daily Telegraph

    Grand jury indictments released Thursday in McDowell County included the name of a local magistrate.

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  15. McDowell County magistrate indicted on charge of altering a public recordRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 19, 2014 | Bluefield Daily Telegraph

    An indictments list issued Thursday by the McDowell County Grand Jury included the name of a local magistrate.

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  16. Bluefield man captured; Suspect charged in connection with infant's death found by policeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 19, 2014 | Bluefield Daily Telegraph

    ... ntly serving two years of unsupervised probation for an unrelated incident involving another infant child in McDowell County in 2011 that sustained extensive injuries. - Contact Charles Owens at cowens@bdtonline.com

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  17. Republicans, Democrats plan 38th District Senatorial mass gatherings in TazewellRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 17, 2014 | Bluefield Daily Telegraph

    ... mine. His family later moved to Tazewell. Hymes is a third generation coal miner and worked in the mines in McDowell County early in his career. He is currently corporate director of human resources at James River Coal Company. "If folks care about ...

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  18. Democrats, Republicans, to hold mass gatherings for vacant 38th senatorial district seatRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 16, 2014 | Bluefield Daily Telegraph

    ... mine. His family later moved to Tazewell. Hymes is a third generation coal miner and worked in the mines in McDowell County early in his career. He is currently corporate director of human resources at James River Coal Company. "If folks care about ...

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  19. Princeton detachment welcomes five troopersRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 16, 2014 | Bluefield Daily Telegraph

    ... that they have," he said. Syner's father has also been a trooper for 10 years. Justus, of Jolo, will serve McDowell County and previously worked for the Virginia Department of Corrections for four years. He said becoming a trooper has "been a ...

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  20. Man dies fighting trooperRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 14, 2014 | Bluefield Daily Telegraph

    ... native who has been with the West Virginia State Police since 2011. He worked in the coal mining industry in McDowell County before becoming a trooper. - Contact Charles Owens at cowens@bdtonline.com

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