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  1. O'Dell continues wire-to-wire leadRead the original story

    8 min ago | The Inter-Mountain

    It was moving day at the 96th West Virginia Amateur Championship which is being held at The Greenbrier Resort.

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  2. Capito honoredRead the original story w/Photo

    9 min ago | The Inter-Mountain

    ... to the economy, locally and nationwide. "I am very excited to receive the award. Manufacturing is important in West Virginia, it is important to our country," Capito said. "It's sort of what built our backbone. We need to keep it here and keep those ...

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  3. $11M investment underway at ArmstrongRead the original story w/Photo

    9 min ago | The Inter-Mountain

    ... the first dirt was, I think, tossed out to build this plant and it was a great day for Randolph County and for West Virginia to have a major corporation set its footprint here in Beverly, and its wonderful for me to come and see that legacy grown ...

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  4. Today in HistoryRead the original story

    14 min ago | KRON 4

    ... and Tensing Norgay of Nepal became the first climbers to reach the summit. In 1961, a couple in Paynesville, West Virginia, became the first recipients of food stamps under a pilot program created by President John F. Kennedy. In 1985, 39 people ...

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  5. Huge drop in West Virginia coal production forecastRead the original story

    1 hr ago | The Inter-Mountain

    West Virginia University researchers predict that state coal production will drop 39 percent compared with the industry's last high point in 2008 - less-than-encouraging news for more than 1,800 coal miners who learned last week they would likely lose their jobs.

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  6. Retired City Employee Seeks 6th ...Read the original story

    1 hr ago | The Intelligencer

    ... is making his first run for city office, but he's no stranger to campaigning. In 2014, he sought a seat in the West Virginia House of Delegates but lost in the Democrat primary. Palmer believes his state-level contacts made during his time as ...

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  7. ODell takes 5-shot lead into final round of W.Va. AmateurRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Big News Network.com

    ... died himself after a front-nine meltdown Thursday and will take a five-stroke lead into the final round of the West Virginia Amateur at The Greenbrier resort....

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  8. Lockdowns lifted for 3 W.Va. elementary schoolsRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Big News Network.com

    ... A person with a gun was spotted by a Head Start bus near Nellis Elementary. Lt. Michael Baylous with the West Virginia State Police told the Charleston Gazette no one was hurt, shot or on the bus. He said the shooting had nothing to do with the ...

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  9. Patriots, Saints to hold preseason practice in West VirginiaRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | CBS 3 Springfield

    New Orleans coach Sean Payton confirmed the practices Thursday after the Saints' organized team activities Thursday in Metairie, Louisiana. The Patriots will arrive for practices at The Greenbrier resort in White Sulphur Springs before the teams play a preseason game Aug. 22 in New Orleans.

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  10. Butterfly release helps families, nurses mournRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | West Virginia Metro

    ... Hospice is part of the United Hospital Center. They've been open for 18 years and serve nine counties. 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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  11. Something's Spawning On Appalachia's Forest FarmsRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | KWBU-TV Waco

    ... to start growing shiitakes because he'd like to see the community of mushroom farmers continue to grow in West Virginia. Brad Cochran is an extension agent with West Virginia State University who's working to encourage more farmers to grow shiitake ...

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  12. A Million StoriesRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Morgantown

    ... band The Kentucky Headhunters about his memories of Johnnie Johnson, Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductee and West Virginia native, and you'll get a cocktail of emotions. Oscillating between belly laughter and tears - Richard doesn't hesitate to pull ...

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  13. Online petition started on behalf of Spalding athletic trainerRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | The Maryland Gazette

    ... a trip to North Carolina. Morgan, a New Jersey native, graduated from Salisbury University before moving on to West Virginia University. He has a degree in physical education with a concentration on athletic training and received his master's degree ...

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  14. Franklin, W.Va. Drive-In Closes After 60 YearsRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | WHSV-TV Harrisonburg

    The Warner Drive-In has been a staple in Franklin, West Virginia for over 60 years, but it's now closed. Community members are hoping that they can come up with a way to preserve it.

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  15. O'Dell takes 5-shot lead into final round of W.Va. AmateurRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | NewsOK.com

    Sam O'Dell steadied himself after a front-nine meltdown Thursday and will take a five-stroke lead into the final round of the West Virginia Amateur at The Greenbrier resort. O'Dell shot a 5-over-par 77 and is at 1 under for the tournament.

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  16. Thursday's W.Va. Amateur scoresRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | NewsOK.com

    Third round scores from Thursday at the West Virginia Amateur played on The Greenbrier par-72, 6,675-yard course. The final round will be played at the par-70 Old White TPC course.

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  17. Alleged shooting in Nellis puts schools on lockdownRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Coal Valley News

    ... the gated entrance to the school as school officials check sign out of students with their parent or guardian. West Virginia State Police and the Boone County Sheriff's Department coordinate their efforts to protect the school and also search for ...

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  18. Wisconsin one of few states taking up higher education cutsRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | University Business

    Higher education observers across the nation will be watching Friday as the Legislature's powerful budget-writing committee takes up funding for the University of Wisconsin System. Wisconsin is one of only a half dozen states that have approved or are considering cuts to higher education funding for the fiscal year starting July 1. Republican governors in Arizona, Illinois, Louisiana and Wisconsin, along with Democratic governors in Connecticut and West Virginia, proposed reducing state support for higher education.

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  19. Lockdowns lifted for three W.Va. elementary schoolsRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | West Virginia Metro

    ... A person with a gun was spotted by a Head Start bus near Nellis Elementary. Lt. Michael Baylous with the West Virginia State Police told the Charleston Gazette no one was hurt, shot or on the bus. He said the shooting had nothing to do with the ...

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  20. Family outdoor activities at Kanawha State Forest May 29-31, 2015Read the original story

    7 hrs ago | West Virginia Division of Natural Resources

    CHARLESTON, West Virginia - Kyle Wallace, the summer naturalist at Kanawha State Forest near Charleston, invites individuals and families to get outdoors more this summer, beginning with special activities May 29-31. There is no charge for scheduled activities "Hiking the trails, camping, picnicking, and swimming are popular reasons to visit the forest," Wallace said.

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