Nicholas County Newswire (Page 2)

Nicholas County Newswire (Page 2)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Nicholas County, WV. (Page 2)

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  1. Nicholas County residents begin applying with FEMA; second Disaster Recovery Center to open WednesdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 6 | Big News Network.com

    ... the social media spectrum and is administered by Mainstream Media EC on behalf of Big News Network. Nicholas County was one of the first counties in West Virginia to earn the federal disaster declaration status following the June 23rd floods thanks ...

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  2. Five arrested in past week on allegations of defrauding flood relief effortsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 4 | West Virginia Metro

    Law enforcement in Fayette County and Nicholas County have arrested a total of five people in the past week for fraudulently obtaining flood relief supplies. On Friday, police arrested Debra Lynn Sizemore, 55, of Adena Village on a single charge of obtaining goods under false pretenses.

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  3. Volunteers continue to step up in flood-battered rural areasRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 4 | West Virginia Metro

    ... those communities is in Dixie-just a few miles from Belva, Brownsville, Alta, and Gauley Bridge. The small Nicholas County Community found a new use for the now-closed Dixie Elementary School: operating a supply hub for the off-the-beaten-path ...

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  4. Police: West Virginia deputy injured, suspect in hospitalRead the original story

    Friday Jul 1 | Marietta Times

    West Virginia State Police say a 25-year-old man ran over a deputy sheriff and tried to break into a home before he suffered a medical emergency in the back of a police cruiser. They say suspect Kniles Akers of Summersville was in critical condition Friday and the unidentified Nicholas County deputy was being treated for broken bones and internal injuries.

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  5. Nicholas County Sheriff's Deputy Injured After Being Run OverRead the original story

    Friday Jul 1 | WOAY

    West Virginia State Police say a 25-year-old man ran over a deputy sheriff and tried to break into a home before he suffered a medical emergency in the back of a police cruiser. They say suspect Kniles Akers of Summersville was in critical condition Friday and the unidentified Nicholas County deputy was being treated for broken bones and internal injuries.

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  6. Flood road costs climbing; agencies represented at FEMA Disaster Recovery Centers expandingRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 1 | West Virginia Metro

    ... in Clay County, $4 million in Kanawha County, $2.2 million in Greenbrier County and more than $3 million in Nicholas County. While road rebuilding and repair work continued in those areas, there were three main FEMA Disaster Recovery Centers open in ...

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  7. Area pulls together to help those in need after West Virginia floodingRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 1 | The Inter-Mountain

    ... died and hundreds of homes have been destroyed in places like Clendenin in Kanawha County and Richwood in Nicholas County. Others affected included Greenbrier, Webster and numerous additional counties. A total of 44 counties were declared disaster ...

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  8. Highway damage from floods at $16 millionRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 29 | West Virginia Metro

    Estimated damage to the state highway system from the historic flash flooding is currently at $16 million, according to state Transportation Secretary Paul Mattox. "Clay County leads the list with about $5 million worth of damage, then Greenbrier County with about $4 million, Nicholas County with about $3.5 million and Kanawha County with about $2.5 million," he said.

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  9. Belva residents ponder future after Gauley River floods small Nicholas Co. communityRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 29 | West Virginia Metro

    BELVA, W.Va. - A town of less than 100 people near the Nicholas County border likely took on as much or more than eleven feet of water in some places last week, and as of Wednesday afternoon were still trying to drain feet of it out of some backyards.

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  10. National education leaders giving money for supplies at flooded West Virginia schoolsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 29 | West Virginia Metro

    ... the bus garage in Clay County; and Richwood High School, Richwood Middle School and Summersville Middle in Nicholas County. "I'm not sure that all of them will able to open on time, but teachers are very resilient and will come up with some ...

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  11. Jennifer Garner and Fairfield-based Save the Children CEO urge...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 28 | Fairfield Citizen-News

    Following historic flooding that hit West Virginia last Thursday and Friday, Save the Children is helping families and communities assess damages and meet immediate needs. The organization has been working in the state for decades and runs programs to help children in three of the flood-affected counties, including Roane County, Calhoun County and Nicholas County.

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  12. Inside Flooded Richwood, West Virginia: How the Devastated Small Town is RebuildingRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 28 | KWLM-AM Willmar

    ... a way to coordinate relief efforts locally, and has over 2,800 members as of this afternoon. Richwood is in Nicholas County, one of the West Virginia counties receiving federal assistance in the wake of the flooding. For Stacy Raffo, one of ...

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  13. West Virginia ARES Units on Alert for Possible Activation in Wake of FloodingRead the original story

    Tuesday Jun 28 | QST

    ... "West Virginia Section Manager Phil Groves, N8SFO, has been distributing food and water in the Richwood, Nicholas County, area." The flooding washed out the Greenbrier Classic PGA Tour event, which had been scheduled for mid-July at the Greenbrier ...

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  14. Normalcy still a long way off in flood-ravaged RichwoodRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 28 | West Virginia Metro

    ... several feet of rushing water. Bennett said she had never seen anything like it. More than 100 residents at Nicholas County's only nursing home had to be relocated out of the Richwood building and into Liberty Baptist Church on higher ground. They ...

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  15. Flooding damages nursing homesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 28 | West Virginia Metro

    Residents of several nursing homes in West Virginia were evacuated or moved to other locations inside their facilities because of flooding. West Virginia Department of Health and Human Resources officials say the 95 residents of the Nicholas County Nursing and Rehabilitation Center in Richwood were initially moved to a church last Friday due to the flooding.

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  16. The Latest: FEMA opening disaster centers in West VirginiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 28 | The Tribune

    The centers opened Tuesday in Greenbrier and Kanawha counties. They were part of a federal disaster declaration issued last week that also included aid for Nicholas County after floods killed at least 23 people in the state.

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  17. Governor requests 7 county additions to Federal Disaster DeclarationRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 28 | West Virginia Metro

    ... on Tuesday's MetroNews "Talkline." If approved, residents in those seven counties could join Kanawha County, Nicholas County and Greenbrier County in being eligible for assistance from the Federal Emergency Management Agency with recovery efforts ...

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  18. DOH: dozens of roads still closedRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 27 | West Virginia Metro

    The state Division of Highways released an updated road report Monday evening that indicates dozens of roads still closed following last Thursday's devastating flood. There are eight roads closed in Clay County, seven in Kanawha County, six in Greenbrier County and nine in Nicholas County.

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  19. Next 25 ArticlesRead the original story

    Monday Jun 27 | Lucianne.com

    Corey Lewandowski isnA t saying whether his old contract with Donald Trump prohibits him from disparaging the Republican presumptive presidential nominee in his new job as a CNN commentator. Asked on the air by Erin Burnett Thursday night, TrumpA s recently fired campaign manager wouldnA t give a yes-or-no answer but claimed "if something is wrong, IA m going to tell people itA s wrong."

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  20. Flood-ravaged West Virginia expecting more rainRead the original story

    Monday Jun 27 | NewsandSentinel.com

    More heavy rains are expected in West Virginia, where floodwaters have killed at least 25 people in the past week. More than 20 counties were under a flash flood watch Monday.

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