Raleigh County Newswire (Page 7)

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

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  1. Cole: Energy staffer should be from industryRead the original story

    Dec 5, 2014 | Martinsburg Journal

    ... and all of those sides are at the table." The presumed chairman will be Sen. Jeff Mullins, a Republican from Raleigh County in southern West Virginia, said he expects the committee to address both the gas and oil boom in northern West Virginia as ...

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  2. Several deadly accidents in W.Va. under investigationRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 5, 2014 | West Virginia Metro

    ... the crash, while a passenger in one of the vehicles was injured. Also late Thursday night, deputies with the Raleigh County Sheriff's Department said two people died in a single-vehicle crash along Harper Road near Surveyor. The vehicle the two were ...

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  3. 3GN Announces 2015 Regional Three Gun Championship SeriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 3, 2014 | AmmoLand

    ... the Eastern Regional Championship, presented by DPMS. A mountaintop range facility located near Coolridge in Raleigh County, WV, the range is minutes away from the white water capital of the Eastern United States, and the Beckley area presents a ...

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  4. Fayette man enters plea in business owner's deathRead the original story

    Dec 2, 2014 | Big News Network.com

    ... Media EC on behalf of Big News Network. BECKLEY, W.Va. A Fayette County man is going to prison?for beating a Raleigh County business owner to death at the business he owned, People's Auto, located in Bradley. On Tuesday, Don Dicken, 34, of Pax, ...

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  5. Book Review: 'Thunder on the Mountain': WV University Press ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 1, 2014 | Huntington News

    BOOK REVIEW: 'Thunder on the Mountain': WV University Press Releases Paperback Edition of Peter Galuszka's Examination of Massey Energy's Role in 2010 Explosion at Upper Big Branch Mine The timing of the publication in November of the paperback edition of Peter A. Galuszka's "Thunder on the Mountain: Death at Massey and the Dirty Secrets Behind Big Coal" couldn't have been better. Galuszka's examination of the explosion at Massey Energy's Upper Big Branch Mine in Raleigh County, WV on April 5, 2010, was published in hardback by St. Martin's Press in 2012.

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  6. Club: Spirit of givingRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 27, 2014 | Independent Herald

    ... at halftime. There will also be a service project at Christmas. The group plans to help the Toy Fund and the Raleigh County Humane Society. "It's good to know that people at a young age understand and appreciate that service is something to be proud ...

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  7. Club: Spirit of givingRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 26, 2014 | Independent Herald

    ... at halftime. There will also be a service project at Christmas. The group plans to help the Toy Fund and the Raleigh County Humane Society. "It's good to know that people at a young age understand and appreciate that service is something to be proud ...

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  8. Snow to help usher in ski seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 25, 2014 | West Virginia Metro

    ... in Tucker County with Timberline Resort in Tucker County set to follow on Dec. 12. Winterplace Resort in Raleigh County was also scheduled to be open from 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. this Friday, Saturday and Sunday. Shauna Johnson, a Fairmont native, is an ...

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  9. Jefferson legislators meet with residentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 22, 2014 | Martinsburg Journal

    ... abuse is "a big issue" in the region. Snyder said the nearest mental health facility in West Virginia is in Raleigh County. Snyder said he believes West Virginia's government is trying to get out of funding mental health programs because it's ...

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  10. A 'Happy' rideRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 22, 2014 | WOAY

    ... inator. McDonald's will be giving out free small sundaes Sunday with a purchase of an extra value meal at all Raleigh County locations.

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  11. Blankenship Pleads Not Guilty to Charges Linked to Massey Mine ExplosionRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 21, 2014 | Insurance Journal West

    ... guilty." Blankenship is accused of hampering regulators' safety inspections of the Upper Big Branch mine in Raleigh County where the explosion occurred in April 2010. If the former chief executive officer is convicted of the four charges, he faces a ...

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  12. WEHS Leo Club prepares Thanksgiving basketsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 20, 2014 | Independent Herald

    ... big hearts." There will also be a service project at Christmas. The group plans to help the Toy Fund and the Raleigh County Humane Society. "It's good to know that people at a young age understand and appreciate that service is something to be proud ...

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  13. Blankenship arraigned released on $5 million bondRead the original story

    Nov 20, 2014 | Big News Network.com

    ... ternoon to face a 4-count federal indictment in connection with the operation of the Upper Big Branch mine in Raleigh County....

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  14. Blankenship pleads not guilty, released on $5 million bondRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 20, 2014 | West Virginia Metro

    Former Massey Energy president and CEO Don Blankenship will face a January trial date in connection with the Upper Big Branch mine explosion that killed 29 miners in Raleigh County. Blankenship's bond was set at $5 million.

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  15. Massey's Blankenship Pleads Not Guilty to Mine Blast ChargesRead the original story

    Nov 20, 2014 | The Washington Post

    ... guilty." Blankenship is accused of hampering regulators' safety inspections of the Upper Big Branch mine in Raleigh County where the explosion occurred in April 2010. He's charged with lying to U.S. officials, as well as investors, about his ...

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  16. Massey's Blankenship Sees Court Four Years After Mine DisasterRead the original story

    Nov 19, 2014 | Bloomberg

    Don Blankenship, former Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Massey Energy Company, was indicted by a grand jury Nov. 14 for violating mine-safety regulations and lying to U.S. officials, as well as investors, about his company's operations, in both the runup to and aftermath of the catastrophe at the Raleigh County, West Virginia mine.

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  17. Request denied to postpone Blankenship hearingRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 18, 2014 | Logan Banner

    ... 29 miners at Massey's Upper Big Branch Mine, but instead focuses on the former CEO's alleged actions at the Raleigh County operation. The indictment outlines and highlights numerous direct orders issued by Blankenship to his President of Operations ...

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  18. Request denied to postpone Blankenship hearingRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 18, 2014 | Williamson Daily News Online

    ... 29 miners at Massey's Upper Big Branch Mine, but instead focuses on the former CEO's alleged actions at the Raleigh County operation. The indictment outlines and highlights numerous direct orders issued by Blankenship to his President of Operations ...

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  19. Presented for your considerationRead the original story

    Nov 18, 2014 | Persuasion, Perseverance, and Patience

    ... conspiring to commit and cause willful violations of federal mine safety and health standards at the mine in Raleigh County, West Virginia. Federal prosecutors allege that Blankenship also conspired to hinder and impede federal mine safety ...

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  20. State Police collects food for the holidaysRead the original story

    Nov 17, 2014 | WOAY

    ... is not accepting any cash donations. The food collected will later be distributed throughout communities Raleigh County. As of now there havent been any drop offs, but officials are hopeful this will turn around soon. Trooper S.G. Milam says with ...

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