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  1. UC's Fickell adds to coaching staffRead the original story w/Photo

    23 min ago | WXIX-TV Cincinnati

    ... with the offensive line in 1993. He came to UC after spending four seasons coaching the offensive line at West Virginia. During his time with the Mountaineers, Crook coached five All-Big 12 players and three NFL players. He has also had tenures ...

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  2. Charitable organization gives its largest-ever gift to help W.Va. flood victimsRead the original story w/Photo

    46 min ago | West Virginia Metro

    Sisters Health Foundation, associated with the former St. Joseph's Hospital in Parkersburg, has given its largest-ever grant to help with West Virginia flood relief. The foundation's charitable works are meant to benefit residents of the area the hospital formerly served, so the money is aimed to help flood victims in Roane and Jackson counties.

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  3. Trump advances controversial oil pipelines with executive actionRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | WICU12 Erie

    ... where the Dakota Access Pipeline is being built, welcomed the move, as did Sen. Joe Manchin, a Democrat from West Virginia. "What this country needs is more jobs, and that is why I have always been a proponent of the Keystone XL Pipeline and was an ...

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  4. College basketball rankings: Things might get worse for Duke before they get betterRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | CBS Sports

    ... a team-high 14.5 points, 5.6 rebounds and 4.7 assists. The Bears have won three straight since losing at West Virginia. Their resume now features eight top-50 KenPom victories. The Seminoles are 7-1 against top-25 RPI teams and 9-1 against the top ...

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  5. Football Adds Ron Crook & Al Washington To Coaching StaffUniversity...Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Cincinnati Bearcats

    ... with the offensive line in 1993. He came to UC after spending four seasons coaching the offensive line at West Virginia. During his time with the Mountaineers, Crook coached five All-Big 12 players and three NFL players. He has also had tenures ...

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  6. Program promotes student involvement -Read the original story

    2 hrs ago | Independent Herald

    ... The program, called the "Student Success Society," launched in 23 high schools this past fall through the "West Virginia Gaining Early Awareness and Readiness for Undergraduate Programs (GEAR UP)" initiative. West Virginia GEAR UP, which is ...

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  7. Body in Kanawha River is missing St. Albans manRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | West Virginia Metro

    ... tain on the river spotted the body in the water on Jan.14 about two miles upstream from Point Pleasant. We are West Virginia's only news, talk and sports network providing you the ability to reach all of West Virginia through a single source.

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  8. The conference challenges are so great for basketball, they should expand to footballRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Dawn of the Dawg

    ... an SEC/Big 12 Challenge in 2017, we'd have Alabama play Oklahoma, Florida would get Oklahoma State, Auburn and West Virginia would square off. Or we'd get a ACC/Pac 12 Challenge where Clemson would meet Washington, Louisville would play Colorado, ...

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  9. UMWA supports Mine Wars Museum -Read the original story

    2 hrs ago | Williamson Daily News Online

    At the end of 2016, the West Virginia Mine Wars Museum received a generous donation from the United Mine Workers of America.

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  10. Nerve drug part of OD deaths in W.Va. -Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Logan Banner

    A West Virginia Board of Pharmacy report says a prescription drug used to treat nerve pain is contributing to a sharp increase of overdose deaths in the state.

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  11. When I Grow Up Essay Contest announced -Read the original story

    3 hrs ago | Logan Banner

    West Virginia State Treasurer John Perdue and representatives from The Hartford gathered at Johnson Elementary School in Bridgeport today to announce the 2017 SMART529 When I Grow Up student and teacher essay contest.

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  12. One arrested for grand larceny, stealing prescription -Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Logan Banner

    The West Virginia State Police recently arrested a Man resident after he allegedly stole items from a home, obtained a credit card in someone else's name and stole a prescription.

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  13. Issues at Man Middle discussed at BOE -Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Logan Banner

    ... comments. It makes no difference to any of us what individuals or schools that the concern is about." When the West Virginia Department of Education released letter grades for schools throughout the state earlier this year, Man Middle School was the ...

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  14. Search continues for suspect in Huntington shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | West Virginia Metro

    ... His wounds are not considered life threatening. Police have not released the names of the two victims. We are West Virginia's only news, talk and sports network providing you the ability to reach all of West Virginia through a single source.

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  15. Preps for Syrian refugee resettlements continue in Charleston despite uncertainty under TrumpRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | West Virginia Metro

    As it stands now, it could be May or June at the earliest before the first of up to 100 Syrian refugees, 30 families in all, arrive in West Virginia's Capital City, according to one member of the West Virginia Interfaith Refugee Ministry. In December, the U.S. State Department approved a refugee resettlement program in Charleston for those fleeing the years-long Syrian civil war.

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  16. Possible settlement in probe of how WV American Water handled 2014 water emergencyRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | West Virginia Metro

    There appears to be a settlement in the state Public Service Commission's general investigation of West Virginia American Water Company in connection with how the company responded to the 2014 chemical spill and resulting water emergency. A three-day PSC hearing was scheduled to begin this morning in Charleston but commissioner Kara Williams said a settlement appeared near.

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  17. Arkansas House restricts 2nd trimester abortion procedureRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | The Courier

    ... "dismemberment abortion" and considers the ban its top legislative priority this year. Mississippi and West Virginia have similar bans in effect. Similar prohibitions are on hold amid court challenges in other states. The state Department of Health ...

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  18. Simpson named WLU track and cross country head coachRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Weirton Daily Times

    ... spent the past decade as a volunteer assistant under legendary track and cross country coach Sean Cleary at West Virginia University. He also helped develop numerous state high school champions over the years as co-owner of the West Virginia Flyers ...

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  19. Ex-legal aid clinic manager in Charleston guilty of fraudRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Martinsburg Journal

    The former office manager of a legal aid clinic in Charleston has admitted fraudulently taking $1.5 million over 12 years. Authorities say Kim Cooper, of St. Albans, oversaw daily operations at the Mountain State Justice office, including bank deposits.

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  20. West Virginia board of education has not started superintendent searchRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Weirton Daily Times

    Four months after West Virginia schools Superintendent Michael Martirano announced he will step down at the end of the school year, the state school board has yet to begin looking for a successor.

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