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  1. Rotary Club of Elkins learns how to guard against financial exploitationRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Inter-Mountain

    ... exploitation. It can take place on a personal level or a business level where money is involved, and in West Virginia financial exploitation is rampant, officials said. Cathy "Cat" McConnell, an attorney with West Virginia Senior Legal Aid, a ...

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  2. Five Randolph County schools dismissed because of heatRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | The Inter-Mountain

    ... at what temperature school principals should report excessive heat to the board office. According to the West Virginia Department of Education website, the uncertified enrollment numbers of each school are as follows: Harman School 201, Coalton ...

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  3. Chamber run an inspirationRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | The Inter-Mountain

    West Virginia, unfortunately, remains one of the most overweight states in the union.

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  4. Police ID suspect fatally shot by West Virginia deputiesRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | The Inter-Mountain

    A West Virginia sheriff's department has named a suspect who was fatally shot by deputies while they attempted to serve an arrest warrant.

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  5. HUGHES, AURORARead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Lakeland Ledger

    ... City, FL, 33844. Funeral service on Wed. at 11am at the funeral home chapel. Aurora was born in Colliers, West Virginia, on January 11, 1922, the daughter of the late Benny and Eda Colletti. She was preceded in death by five sisters and four ...

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  6. Changes to SNAP may not be helpfulRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Marietta Times

    Imagine an issue on which all four U.S. senators from West Virginia and Ohio - two Democrats and two Republicans - are in complete, cordial agreement. You can stop scratching your head.

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  7. Iron Musket CrossFit to hold area's first functional movement raceRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Martinsburg Journal

    ... and CrossFit gyms in particular really put an emphasis on community," said trainer Vanessa Stolarski, a 2014 West Virginia CrossFit Champion. "We have worked with Washington High School. We help their volley ball team train before their season. We ...

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  8. Falling Waters teen devotes life to volunteeringRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Martinsburg Journal

    ... Children of the American Revolution Charla Nutter appoints sister Taylor Fritz, 17, as state president of the West Virginia CAR. Fritz is a member of multiple extracurricular activities at school including: the national honors society, young life, ...

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  9. By Any Name: Generating revenue means taxing, plain and simpleRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | Martinsburg Journal

    Jim Justice, the Democratic candidate for governor of West Virginia, usually plays his cards close to the vest. But during a recent interview, he offered a hint of what he has in mind to deal with the state government's massive budget problem.

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  10. Wood County Commission puts $41M school bond call on ballotRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | NewsandSentinel.com

    ... has been unable to guarantee funds for the project, and several schools were recently destroyed in southern West Virginia during severe flooding. Fling said running the bond during an off-election year would cost taxpayers hundreds of thousands of ...

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  11. Mills rules in Senior Am sectional qualifyingRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Thomasville Times

    ... State College for the 2015-16 season. Originally from Anambra, Nigeria, Romeo was ESPN.com 's No. 3 recruit in West Virginia as a high school senior at Greenbrier East in 2014. As a true freshman at Saint Joe's, Romeo played in four games and ...

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  12. Aug 30 GHPRD introduces Sway-Fun, an all-inclusive playground pieceaRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | Huntington News

    ... The playground has been designed to be a National Demonstration Site and will be the first of its kind in West Virginia ! Anyone interested in donating can simply go to the Park District website: ghprd.org and click on the Donate button on the Home ...

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  13. Working Together Against Drug AbuseRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | The Intelligencer

    ... on the issue earlier this month. More and more collaboration is being seen. Just before O'Connor's event, West Virginia Attorney General Patrick Morrisey and Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine met in Wheeling for a community event on drug abuse. ...

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  14. Congress Should Bar Stream RuleRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | The Intelligencer

    ... succeeded in his campaign to destroy the coal industry. With that has come the devastation of regions such as West Virginia. To that end, his administration has churned out new regulations at a frantic pace. Anything and everything that can crush ...

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  15. Wheeling Committee on Affordable Housing: Housing Issues a Vicious CycleRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | The Intelligencer

    ... Hagan said there's a need to lobby at the state level for stronger tax credits for new development. She said West Virginia currently offers these credits at 10 percent, while Ohio offers them at 25 percent. She said Wheeling could possibly offer a ...

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  16. West Virginia, Ohio Agencies Investigate Axiall Corp. IncidentRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | The Intelligencer

    ... Saturday. Response from local agencies included numerous teams from Marshall and Wetzel County, as well as the West Virginia State Police. Marshall County Director of Emergency Management Tom Hart said the National Weather Service in Pittsburgh also ...

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  17. Sewage Spills in Short Creek Angers Ohio County ResidentRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | The Intelligencer

    ... Kerry Marshall, manager of the Ohio County Public Service District, said the incident was reported to the West Virginia Department of Environmental Protection, and the cause of it will be fixed. Vdovjak, though, said the public service district has ...

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  18. Investigation Continues into Ohio County Public Schools Federal Credit Union EmbezzlementRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | The Intelligencer

    Federal agents are continuing to investigate the apparent embezzlement of funds from the Ohio County Public Schools Federal Credit Union. The suspected embezzlement first came to light in March after it was confirmed by an auditor from the West Virginia Credit Union League.

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  19. New program offers much to paren...Read the original story

    5 hrs ago | The Inter-Mountain

    ... wasted as parents rely on teachers and administrators to handle all of their children's education. Of course, West Virginia is not the only place in which the process of raising and educating children has fallen less and less to responsible parents. ...

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  20. White leads Batavia to 7-5 win over West VirginiaRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | The Galveston County Daily News

    ... again. GRANVILLE, W.Va. (AP) -- Isaiah White had three hits and two RBI as the Batavia Muckdogs topped the West Virginia Black Bears 7-5 on Monday. Hunter Wells got Kevin Mahala to ground out with a runner on first to end the game for his first save ...

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