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Ritchie County Newswire

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  1. Look Back: Ritchie County mines, railroad fade into historyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | NewsandSentinel.com

    Photo provided by the Ritchie County Historical Society A train of the C.&K. RY. at the Macfarlan station.

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  2. Janelle Patterson The Marietta Times Bill Gossett, 47, of Marietta,...Read the original story

    Thursday Nov 16 | Marietta Times

    ... rubber sole goes on. On Thursday, he took on two purse repairs, patches for a biker's vest, and Beth Cox, of Ritchie County, W.Va., picked up tennis shoes that Gossett had put an orthopedic buildup on. "I'll take whatever work I think I can do well, ...

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  3. Mammograms to be offered in busRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 16 | NewsandSentinel.com

    The 45-foot vehicle called Bonnie's Bus will visit Ritchie County today, a service of West Virginia University Medicine and the WVU Cancer Institute. The bus will be at the Ritchie Regional Health Center in Harrisville from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Call 699-0947 for an appointment.

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  4. Mobile mammograms offered in new West Virginia busRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 16 | WOAY

    The 45-foot vehicle called Bonnie's Bus will visit Ritchie County on Friday, a service of West Virginia University Medicine and the WVU Cancer Institute. The bus will be at the Ritchie Regional Health Center in Harrisville from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Call 699-0947 for an appointment.

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  5. Wirt Countya s Frazier named LKC Player of the YearRead the original story

    Wednesday Nov 15 | NewsandSentinel.com

    ... only won the LKC crown, but captured their second Class A state championship in the past three seasons. said Ritchie County head coach Matt Carpenter, who saw senior Rebel libero Cassie Tallman repeat as a first-team all-LKC pick along with Wirt ...

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  6. Wilson DavisRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 15 | NewsandSentinel.com

    ... finance led him to a position at The Community Bank as a teller. He then worked as the first director of the Ritchie County Educational Trust Fund and retired after 25 years. Concurrently, and even after retirement, he served as bank director at The ...

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  7. Virginia Hayhurst DeemRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 15 | NewsandSentinel.com

    ... 1947 she was married to Fred Gail Deem who expired in 1976. She was a graduate of Harrisville High School in Ritchie County and received a BS Degree from Glenville Sate College in Home Economics and English. She also did graduate work from West ...

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  8. One wild weekend for WirtRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 12 | NewsandSentinel.com

    ... the vibe was different and Wirt County took care of business inside the Charleston Civic Center by sweeping Ritchie County. Anytime a coach can have half a dozen seniors on the floor at the same time during any point of a volleyball match is such a ...

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  9. School Building Authority to hear funding pitches for school projects in 28 countiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 12 | West Virginia Metro

    ... (partial), Midway Elementary School, Hamlin PK-8 School (partial), Duval PK-8 School, and Ranger Elementary. RITCHIE COUNTY Ritchie County requests SBA funds in an amount of up to $1,512,431 and will be providing $504,144 in local funds for a total ...

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  10. Ritchie, Wirt to play for Class A titleRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 10 | NewsandSentinel.com

    Little Kanawha Conference programs Ritchie County and Wirt County will collide at 9:30 a.m. today inside the Charleston Civic Center with the victor earning the Class A state volleyball championship. The Rebels ousted defending state champ East Hardy in the semifinals - 25-22, 27-25, 25-17 - and closed out Williamstown seniors Sklyar Watson and Tori Tadlock's career by defeating the Yellowjackets 19-25, 25-15, 25-19, 17-25 and 15-11 in the quarterfinals.

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  11. Hunting vital to tourismRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 10 | The Inter-Mountain

    ... of this. It was more than 30 years ago when Ruth and I were on our honeymoon at North Bend State Park in Ritchie County. The deer that made this place their home were quite tame and overly concentrated. Chances are, other state parks are having the ...

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  12. Look Back: Danger, adventure in Ritchie MinesRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 26, 2017 | NewsandSentinel.com

    Photo provided by the Ritchie County Historical Society The rare picture above shows an interior passage of the famed Ritchie Mines. The photo must have been taken when the mine was entered for the last time in 1983 by two very lucky adventurers.

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  13. Tyler Silver Knights Volleyball Team Earns the HonorRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 7 | Tyler Star News

    ... the Silver and Black girls dug even deeper into their bag of tricks as they knocked off the number one seed Ritchie County in three straight sets, 25-14, 25-7 and 25-9. With the win they won the Region One, Section Two, title. Team Players include ...

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  14. Paden City's Season Ends With Loss to Ritchie CountyRead the original story

    Tuesday Nov 7 | Tyler Star News

    The Wildcats of Paden City and the Ritchie County Rebels waited a little over two hours for the Tyler/Magnolia match to end before they took the floor for the final Region One Section Two match of the evening on Wednesday November 1, at Paden City high school. The long wait didn't seem to have an effect on either team as they came out firinig away at each other in a hard fought first set.

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  15. When The Going Gets Tough ...Read the original story

    Tuesday Nov 7 | Tyler Star News

    ... here in the local area. The smallest school locally ended their season last Wednesday, when they fell to Ritchie County another small school powerhouse in three straight sets. The Cat's may have lost that battle but they fought very hard and gave a ...

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  16. Wirt County Tigers take regional crownRead the original story

    Saturday Nov 4 | NewsandSentinel.com

    ... at the net. aS KIDWELL - Tyler Consolidated had homecourt and was coming off a sectional sweep against Ritchie County, but the Rebels turned the tide here early Saturday afternoon as head coach Matt Carpenter's gang from Ellenboro won the Class A, ...

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  17. Madonna falls in regionals, concludes impressive seasonRead the original story

    Saturday Nov 4 | Weirton Daily Times

    The Silver Knights earned its sixth consecutive spot in the big dance with Saturday's sweep of Madonna in the regional semifinals before falling to Ritchie County in the regional finals 25-16, 25-18, 25-17.

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  18. Look Back: Asphalt and a new railwayRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 28 | NewsandSentinel.com

    Photo provided by Ritchie County Historic Society The people shown in the undated photo above, are standing in the fissure that initially allowed access to the asphalt rock of what became the Ritchie mines. It is recorded that several eastern cities purchased the asphalt tar to pave major streets, including Fifth Avenue in New York and Pennsylvania Avenue in Washington, D.C. Although the fissure is practically all that remains of "the Mines" today, it is still a popular hiking site, affording an opportunity to visit one of the most interesting historic sites in the area.

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  19. Maroon - SKnights Begin Winning TraditionRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 2 | The Intelligencer

    ... five kills, Roth tallied five assists and Emilee Ondrik collected eight digs. Wheeling Central takes on Ritchie County at noon on Saturday at Tyler Consolidated in the regional tournament, while the hosting Silver Knights face off with Madonna. ...

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  20. Madonna advances despite setbackRead the original story

    Thursday Nov 2 | Weirton Daily Times

    ... lated five kills, Roth tallied five assists and Emilee Ondrik collected eight digs. Wheeling Central takes on Ritchie County at noon Saturday at Tyler Consolidated in the regional tournament, while the hosting Silver Knights face off with Madonna.

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