Raleigh County Newswire (Page 9)

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  1. It's the day many iPhone users thought would never come, especially here in Raleigh CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 19, 2014 | WOAY

    IPhone fanatics hit the stores today to go out with the old and in with the new with the release of the iPhone 6 and 6S. The AT&T store in Beckley was one of many stores across the country to open their doors at eight this morning to get the newest iPhone.

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  2. A public forum in Raleigh County is providing awareness for domestic violenceRead the original story

    Sep 17, 2014 | WOAY

    With the backlash of recent charges of domestic violence against high-profile athletes like Ray Rice, the West Virginia Coalition Against Domestic Violence held a public forum to promote public awareness. Members from the Women's Resource Center in Beckley as well as U.S. Attorney Booth Goodwin were in attendance to listen to stories of survivors.

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  3. A man is caught making methamphetamine in Raleigh County todayRead the original story

    Sep 17, 2014 | WOAY

    Beckley police arrested 34-year old William Pack today after receiving a tip that he was operating a clandestine drug lab at his home at 115 Fairlawn Avenue.

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  4. Food DriveRead the original story

    Sep 16, 2014 | WOAY

    Beckley- A local rotary club makes a commitment to supply local food pantries toady in Raleigh county. A continued food shortage in our area pantries continues to be a problem.

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  5. U.S. Attorney AwardsRead the original story

    Sep 16, 2014 | WOAY

    Beaver- U.S. Attorney Booth Goodwin recognized efforts of law enforcement and victim assistance today in Raleigh county. "Just for Kids" child advocacy center was presented with the 2014 U.S. Attorney's law enforcement and victim assistance award today.

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  6. Mock DrillRead the original story

    Sep 16, 2014 | WOAY

    Beaver- The Raleigh county airport and emergency services prepared for disaster in Beaver today. In a combined effort between the airport and emergency services the Raleigh county airport performed a mock crisis drill as part of the FAA regulations for certification.

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  7. A Raleigh county college is holding a meet-and-greet for its students to get to know local businessesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 16, 2014 | WOAY

    New river community technical college in Beckley held a job fair today for its students to get to meet with local business owners and learn about the professional world. Students got the opportunity to network and make contacts that could lead to future internships and jobs.

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  8. The Raleigh County commission is looking make a major addition to a congested roadRead the original story

    Sep 16, 2014 | WOAY

    The main item on the docket was the call to action in widening Route Three through Shady Spring and Beaver to three lanes. Locals told Newswatch that if they do widen the road it will finally ease congestion going to and from Beckley and anywhere else in and out Raleigh County.

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  9. West Virginia pain clinics screening patients for pill useRead the original story

    Sep 15, 2014 | Spirit of Jefferson Advocate

    Hope pain clinics in Beckley, Fairmont and Kanawha City are charging patients $150 for an initial screening and $75 for subsequent visits, according to The Charleston Gazette. The service is provided by Raleigh County-based PPPFD Inc. - an acronym for Patients, Physicians, Pharmacists Fighting Diversion.

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  10. Construction is set to begin for a long anticipated roadway in Raleigh CountyRead the original story

    Sep 15, 2014 | WOAY

    The construction for the Z-Way from Stanaford Road beginning at Stanaford Acres to Robert C. Byrd in Beckley is getting set to begin. Crews will begin moving equipment and installing signs at the site this week and will break ground next week.

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  11. Two southern West Virginia counties are in it for the long haulRead the original story

    Sep 15, 2014 | WOAY

    Locals gathered today in Oak Hill Monday to get a glimpse of what the future has in store for transportation in Fayette and Raleigh County. The 2040 Regional Transportation Plan covers everything from road ways, public transportation, and even pedestrian and bicyclists.

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  12. W.Va. pain clinics screening patients for pill useRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 15, 2014 | Greenwich Citizen

    Hope pain clinics in Beckley, Fairmont and Kanawha City are charging patients $150 for an initial screening and $75 for subsequent visits, according to The Charleston Gazette . The service is provided by Raleigh County-based PPPFD Inc. - an acronym for Patients, Physicians, Pharmacists Fighting Diversion .

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  13. Mitchell to speak in revivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 13, 2014 | Logan Banner

    ... at Nighbert Memorial United Methodist Church will have revival services with speaking Mitchell grew up in Raleigh County and is a graduate of Woodrow Wilson High School and Marshall University, and continued his education through Liberty University ...

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  14. Locals discuss importance of quality care for elders at annual conferenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 12, 2014 | WOAY

    ... s more elder abuse that anyone wants to admit. Other guests speakers included U.S. Attorney Booth Goodwin and Raleigh County Judge John Hutchison.

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  15. Kiwanis Club of Beckley hosts annual pancake fundraiserRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 12, 2014 | WOAY

    ... and sausage. The meals are at the First Christian Church in Beckley until 3 p.m. Friday. Proceeds will help Raleigh County's High School Key Clubs, which are sponsored by the Kiwanis Club. Locals told Newswatch they are happy to support an ...

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  16. W.Va. needs $25M to build new vets nursing homeRead the original story

    Sep 11, 2014 | NewsandSentinel.com

    The West Virginia Department of Veterans Assistance secretary says the state needs to chip in about $25 million to build a 120-bed veterans nursing home in Raleigh County. A law passed last legislative session authorized the new facility in Beckley.

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  17. Test driving a Buick means money for Raleigh County schoolsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 11, 2014 | WOAY

    Has it been a while since you've been behind the wheel of a new model? Want to remember that new-car smell? Here's your chance: Buick and the Beckley Auto Mall will team up with two Raleigh County high schools to help raise money for their athletic programs. The car company will donate $10 per test drive for the first 100 motorists.

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  18. Car rear-ends school bus in Raleigh CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 11, 2014 | WOAY

    One person was sent to the hospital following a collision between a car and a Raleigh County Head Start School Bus, but no one on the bus was hurt. The car rear-ended the bus carrying five kids ages three and four, according to Head Start Director Emily Elkins.

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  19. Mustangs ready for prom and partyRead the original story

    Sep 10, 2014 | WOAY

    Alumni of a Fayette County high school are ready to get moving and grooving in a throwback to their glory days. Alumni will gather at the Raleigh County Convention center for festivities where the dancing gets down.

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  20. Four departments battle house fire in Shady SpringRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 10, 2014 | WOAY

    Crews responded to an early morning house fire in Raleigh County, where a person was reported to be trapped inside. The call came in for the fire on Pioneer Drive in Shady Spring around 12:20 a.m. Wednesday, according to dispatchers.

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