Raleigh County Newswire (Page 4)

Raleigh County Newswire (Page 4)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Raleigh County, WV. (Page 4)

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  1. Jenkins tours Raleigh County "Safehouse", meets with residentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 9, 2017 | West Virginia Metro

    MOUNT HOPE, W.Va. - A long, curvy driveway lined with trees greeted U.S. Rep. Evan Jenkins, R-W.Va., to Brian's Safehouse Monday morning.

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  2. Beckley man now charged with murder in burning caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 5, 2017 | West Virginia Metro

    A Raleigh County man is now charged with murder after the death of the woman he allegedly set on fire. Charges were upgraded by Beckley police Thursday morning in the case of Dwayne Michael Lane, 47, of Beckley, according to Raleigh County Prosecutor Kristen Keller.

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  3. Artists shine at MSFF exhibitRead the original story

    Oct 4, 2017 | The Inter-Mountain

    ... Stephens. The selected juror for the event was Nicole Suptic, a West Virginia native presently residing in Raleigh County. She obtained her BA in Fine Arts from Concord University. More than 100 entries were submitted to the exhibit, with more than ...

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  4. Alzheimer's Association to Honor Local Group with the 'Show Your Love' AwardRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 4, 2017 | WOAY

    The Alzheimer's Association, West Virginia Chapter will honor local The Longest DayA team Beckley WV Rocks at an awards ceremony on Friday, October 6, from 11 a.m.-12 p.m. at the Raleigh County Commission on Aging in Beckley. Team captain Sofia Salon will be presented with the Show Your Love Award for her team's dedication to our mission of a world without Alzheimer's through their fundraising and awareness efforts.

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  5. Beckley woman who beat pastor to death sentenced to 30 yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 4, 2017 | West Virginia Metro

    BECKLEY, W.Va . - A Beckley woman who pleaded guilty in May to beating a local pastor to death in his home was sentenced in Raleigh County Circuit Court Wednesday morning.

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  6. Wellness fair brings Halloween fun and education to the communityRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 2, 2017 | WOAY

    ... the Red Cross Blood Mobile; the Women's Resource Center (Beckley, WV); Women's, Infants and Children (WIC); Raleigh County Health Department - Flu Shots; Against Tobacco Coalition; Erma Byrd Center Impairment Goggles Activity; Sam's Vision; Visiting ...

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  7. Beckley motel fire under investigationRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 2, 2017 | West Virginia Metro

    ... Crews began to pull down the ceiling to control the fire from spreading. About 45 firefighters from across Raleigh County responded to assist. The fire was reportedly under control by 2 Sunday morning. Crews left the scene at around 4 that morning. ...

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  8. Beckley man arrested, Detectives say he had images of child pornRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 27, 2017 | WOAY

    Raleigh County Sheriff's Detectives arrested Dustin Williams Tuesday for having material showing children engaged in sexually explicit situations and having child erotica. Investigators say Williams had several hundred pictures of young female children portrayed in a sexual manner.

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  9. West Virginia editorial roundupRead the original story

    Sep 27, 2017 | The San Diego Union-Tribune

    The Charleston Gazette on a special election to approve selling up to $1.6 billion in bonds to build and improve West Virginia roads: We like things that help people get to work, to improve their circumstances, to fulfill their potential, to participate in thriving communities. That's why we like the "Roads to Prosperity Amendment," a request to West Virginians in a special election on Oct. 7 to approve the sale of up to $1.6 billion in bonds to build and improve roads in the state.

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  10. Raleigh County Vietnam veteran receives high school diplomaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 27, 2017 | West Virginia Metro

    ... Collins thinking he would never see his name on a diploma. About 56 years later, his dream became reality. Raleigh County Board of Education President Larry Ford spoke before presenting his diploma, expressing how veterans ensured freedom and helped ...

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  11. WV musicians featured on Little Jimmy Dickens albumRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 26, 2017 | Logan Banner

    ... Council Musician Bill Withers Jr. was born into a miner's family of 13 children July 4, 1938, in Slab Fork, Raleigh County. Withers recorded a song for "The Rhinestone Hillbilly: A Tribute to Little Jimmy Dickens," his first recording in more than ...

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  12. Pineville Dance Theater starts 41st seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 26, 2017 | Williamson Daily News Online

    ... Pineville and she did exactly that. Forty-one years later, Toler says "Even though I was born and raised in Raleigh County, I consider Wyoming County to be a place where I have made friendships and memories that I cherish." Toler, also founder and ...

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  13. 50 years later: Remembering West Virginians who served in VietnamRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 24, 2017 | The Republican

    ... who was just 10 days past his 19th birthday when he died on May 12, 1969. Or Army Cpl. Rex Marcel Sherman of Raleigh County, who was still 18 when he died on Nov. 19, 1969. Many West Virginians alive today have no memory of the Vietnam War. They ...

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  14. News in briefRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 24, 2017 | Williamson Daily News Online

    ... as workers were attempting to drain tanks that store chemicals used to give natural gas a distinctive odor. RALEIGH COUNTY - A West Virginia man thought it was a good idea to hide from police in an attic, but he did not count on the floor ...

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  15. Federal fugitive arrested after hiding in atticRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 22, 2017 | West Virginia Metro

    A Raleigh County man is behind bars after he reportedly barricaded himself from authorities attempting to serve a federal warrant. U.S. Marshal Inspector Christopher Lair told MetroNews affiliate WJLS that David Pfost, 32, was wanted for a violation of his federal supervised release.

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  16. Fayette Co. Sheriff ID's woman who stole car, jewelry and cancer meds as Brandy AddisonRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 21, 2017 | WOAY

    ... the West Virginia State Police located the Beetle at about 9:00 am this morning in the Maple Fork area of Raleigh County. The Forensic Specialist of the Fayette County Sheriff's Department will process the victim's vehicle for evidence later today. ...

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  17. Man who hit Beckley police officer with ATV gets max sentenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 21, 2017 | West Virginia Metro

    The man who hit a Beckley Police officer with an ATV on July 4, 2016, was sentenced to the maximum time behind bars Thursday in Raleigh County Circuit Court. Timothy Howard II, 26, of Beckley, was riding the machine illegally along East Prince Street when Beckley Police Cpl.

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  18. Investigators: Beckley man wanted to have sex with 13-year-oldRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 20, 2017 | WOAY

    Raleigh County deputies said a man was arrested after he was accused of soliciting a 13-year-old girl for sex. James Kenneth Fruia Jr., 29, of Beckley was arrested on a charge of solicitation of a minor for sexual purposes, according to a news release from the Raleigh County Sheriff's office.

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  19. Fans of All Ages from Across the USA to Attend 2017 Rocket...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 19, 2017 | PRWeb

    ... The city of Beckley is located on Interstate 64 in southern West Virginia, and is also accessible via Beckley/Raleigh County Airport and Amtrak service on the Cardinal line. For media interview requests before the event with Rocket Boys Homer ...

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  20. Beckley man accused of setting woman on fireRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 18, 2017 | West Virginia Metro

    ... ill face multiple charges including attempted murder. He is currently being held at Southern Regional Jail in Raleigh County.

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