Nicholas County Newswire (Page 5)

Nicholas County Newswire (Page 5)

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  1. Case managers just about ready to offer help to W.Va. flood victimsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 25, 2017 | West Virginia Metro

    ... have taken an interest in the status of the case managers. State Senator Greg Boso, a Republican whose Nicholas County district was among the areas hardest hit by flooding, has sought assurances that the case managers will be in the field as soon as ...

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  2. Despite Richwood mayor objections, Nicholas County School consolidation moves forwardRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 24, 2017 | West Virginia Metro

    The plan to consolidate multiple schools in the Nicholas County School system has received heavy criticism from Richwood Mayor Bob Henry Baber. At a meeting Monday, the Nicholas County Board of Education approved of Superintendent Donna Burge-Tetrick's proposal to consolidate Nicholas County High, Richwood High and Nicholas County Career and Technical Center schools into one high school facility, and Richwood Middle and Summersville Middle schools into one middle school.

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  3. Supreme Court Justices hear arguments in 'Obama Flyer' caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 24, 2017 | West Virginia Metro

    Five justices heard oral arguments in the case of Nicholas County Circuit Court Judge Stephen O. Callaghan, a recently elected Nicholas County judge who could face a year-long suspension from his elected office. "This is a case where the respondent wanted a job so badly that he was willing to lie to get it," Teresa Tarr, representing the Judicial Disciplinary Counsel, said Tuesday morning.

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  4. Nicholas County BOE approves consolidation proposalRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 23, 2017 | West Virginia Metro

    The plan, submitted by Nicholas County Schools Superintendent Donna Burge-Tetrick, would merge Nicholas County High and Richwood High schools as well as Nicholas County Career and Technical Center into one high school facility. In addition, Richwood Middle and Summersville Middle schools should combine into one middle school.

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  5. Flood recovery projects planned in Richwood, ClendeninRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 23, 2017 | West Virginia Metro

    CHARLESTON, W.Va. - Long-term recovery projects in both Nicholas County and Kanawha County are next on the list for the groups working to help residents in West Virginia's Flood Zone return to permanent housing seven months after the storms.

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  6. Goddesses Gather for WVAFF PageantRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 18, 2017 | Tyler Star News

    Tyler County Fair Queen Seminole Weekley, Middle Island Harvest Festival Queen Celia Morales and West Virginia Oil and Gas Association Queen Autumn Carter all said they had a good time at the statewide competition that featured 84 top contestants. For the record, the 2017 WVAFF Queen is Jocelynn Wilson, Miss Battle Days; 1st Runner-Up was Krystian Leonard, WV Three Rivers Festival; 2nd Runner-Up was Emily Wigal, WV Black Walnut Festival; 3rd Runner-Up was Shelbey Groves, Nicholas County Potato Festival; 4th Runner-Up was Heather Lee Naples - Princeton AutumnFest.

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  7. Whether tight with Justice or admirers from afar, inaugural attendees want him to succeedRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 16, 2017 | West Virginia Metro

    ... determined man. If there's a way to get the bureaucracy to function, he'll find it." Rose Mary Mihaliak of Nicholas County has known Justice for years - from his coaching days on the middle school level. She said that gives her confidence that he is ...

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  8. Hoops: County teams face busy weekRead the original story

    Jan 16, 2017 | Independent Herald

    ... they visited PikeView on Tuesday evening. WHS, 6-1, had both of its games last week - at Wyoming East and at Nicholas County - wiped out by bad weather. The Lady Renegades will be at home against Mount View on Thursday. Westside already owns a 58-12 ...

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  9. Superintendent Calls for Consolidating Flood-Damaged SchoolsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 11, 2017 | WOAY

    Nicholas County's public schools superintendent has recommended that officials open just one school to replace two flood-damaged middle schools and build another school to consolidate a flood-damaged high school with the currently open Nicholas County High School and Nicholas County Career and Technical Center. News outlets report that Superintendent Donna Burge-Tetrick made her recommendations during the county's school board meeting Monday night, explaining that it "saddens" her to have to recommend consolidation.

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  10. Nicholas County superintendent recommends consolidating schoolsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 9, 2017 | West Virginia Metro

    SUMMERSVILLE, W.Va. - Nicholas County Superintendent Donna Burge-Tetrick recommended merging multiple schools together at the Nicholas County School Board meeting Monday as a result of schools being damaged in the June flood and decreased enrollment Burge-Tetrick said she recommends Nicholas County High School, Richwood High School and a technical center consolidates into one high school facility, while Richwood Middle School and Summersville Middle Schools should combine to form one middle school. 202 comments

  11. Supreme Court justices remove themselves from Nicholas County judge caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 9, 2017 | West Virginia Metro

    Four members of the state Supreme Court voluntarily recused themselves Monday from a case involving new Nicholas County Circuit Judge Stephen Callaghan after the judge's attorney raised concerns about possible conflicts of interest. Callaghan defeated longtime Judge Gary Johnson in the May election.

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  12. Nicholas County judge files motion to disqualify four members of...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 9, 2017 | West Virginia Metro

    Counsel for a recently elected Nicholas County Circuit Court Judge filed a motion on Monday to disqualify four members of the West Virginia Supreme Court of Appeals from hearing a judicial ethics complaint due to the appearance of impropriety, just one day before the start of oral arguments in front of the state's highest court. Lonnie Simmons, counsel for Nicholas County Circuit Court Judge Stephen Callaghan, is arguing that the recent hiring of former Nicholas County judge Gary Johnson to the position of interim Court Administrator for the WV Supreme Court of Appeals creates the appearance of a conflict of interest in a judicial ethics review set to go before the court Tuesday.

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  13. Judge Gary Johnson, who lost re-election, named to W.Va. Supreme Court postRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 4, 2017 | West Virginia Metro

    ... defeated the incumbent Johnson in last spring's general election for the Circuit 28 seat, which covers Nicholas County. Callaghan got 3,445 votes and Johnson got 3,216. Johnson was elected as the only circuit judge in Nicholas County in 1992 and ...

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  14. Investigation underway after fatal fire in Nicholas CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 31, 2016 | West Virginia Metro

    The blaze at a residence in the community of Gilboa was first reported to 911 at shortly after 12:30 a.m. Firefighters from Keslers' Cross Lanes and other crews responded to the scene.

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  15. No. 11 WVU's defense torments CowboysRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 30, 2016 | The Inter-Mountain

    ... on the road today in search of their fifth straight ... SUMMERSVILLE - Philip Barbour fell 55-41 Thursday at Nicholas County in a Class AA match-up during round one of a ...

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  16. Investigation continues focus on young mother's disappearanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 30, 2016 | West Virginia Metro

    Detectives are continuing to investigate human remains recovered in the Kanawha Falls area this week, focusing on the possibility that the remains are those of Sue Roop, a young single mother who disappeared in the area in February, 1979. Investigators have collected samples of DNA from members of Roop's family to aid in the identification process, according to a news release by Fayette County officials.

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  17. Tucker looking for fifth straightRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 29, 2016 | The Inter-Mountain

    ... r Wesley Snyder is also inking 7 in the scoring column. SUMMERSVILLE - Philip Barbour fell 55-41 Thursday at Nicholas County in a Class AA match-up during round one of a ...

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  18. Lady Colts fall at Nicholas Co.Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 29, 2016 | The Inter-Mountain

    Philip Barbour fell 55-41 Thursday at Nicholas County in a Class AA match-up during round one of a holiday tournament.

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  19. Human remains in Fayette County could be linked to 37-year-old cold caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 29, 2016 | West Virginia Metro

    For now, only one missing person fits the preliminary time frame police in Fayette County have established for the human remains discovered in Kanawha Falls on Tuesday. "The only missing person that anyone has been able to tell me about in that area during that time frame is a lady named Sue Roop, who went missing in 1979," Captain Jim Sizemore of the Fayette County Sheriff's Department said Thursday.

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  20. Nicholas crash victim well-known teacher, wrestling coachRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 29, 2016 | West Virginia Metro

    The Ohio man who died in a black ice-related crash in Nicholas County Wednesday was a Clay County native and much accomplished teacher and high school wrestling coach in Ohio. John Brown, 53, lost control of his car on state Route 16 and slammed into a residence near Bentree.

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