West Virginia Newswire (Page 6)

West Virginia Newswire (Page 6)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for West Virginia. (Page 6)

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  1. Groups say W.Va. a mixed bag on domestic violence gun lawsRead the original story

    Saturday Feb 6 | NewsandSentinel.com

    In 2000, West Virginia made it illegal for people convicted of misdemeanor domestic abuse to have a gun. In 2012, the state began requiring that domestic violence protective orders ban respondents from having guns.

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  2. Senior Dinner-DanceRead the original story

    Saturday Feb 6 | NewsandSentinel.com

    The Parkersburg Moose Lodge will hold its monthly Senior Dance and Dinner from 2-5 p.m. Feb. 14 at the Lodge on West Virginia 95 in south Parkersburg. The event is open to the public at no charge and everyone attending will be served dinner.

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  3. Habitat for Humanity planning first ADA-compliant houseRead the original story

    Saturday Feb 6 | The Inter-Mountain

    ... a music festival at Spring Mills High School. Part of the funding for the project is coming through the West Virginia HOME Consortium of the Eastern Panhandle's Homeowner Assistance Program. The HOME Consortium includes Berkeley, Jefferson and ...

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  4. Peer recovery coaches help others fight addictionRead the original story

    Saturday Feb 6 | The Inter-Mountain

    ... It was the fifth class to complete the program since beginning in 2014. The PR credential offered through the West Virginia Certification Board for Addiction and Prevention Professionals is a benchmark for those who wish to help others via a role as ...

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  5. Fayetteville man meets 100-mile hiking challenge in 14 daysRead the original story

    Saturday Feb 6 | The Inter-Mountain

    ... any grass grow under his feet. The Challenge, sponsored by the New River Gorge National River, Active Southern West Virginia and the YMCA of Southern West Virginia, was designed to acknowledge the 100th anniversary of the National Park Service while ...

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  6. W.Va. a mixed bag on domestic violence gun lawsRead the original story

    Saturday Feb 6 | Weirton Daily Times

    West Virginia has been ahead of the curve in passing several protections to ban domestic abusers from having guns, but gun safety groups say the state should do more.

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  7. Project at TS&T site to begin in AprilRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 6 | Weirton Daily Times

    ... for the project, which holds out the promise for economic development on the northernmost brownfield site in West Virginia. "We want to make sure there are facilities here to get people working again," said Marvin Six, assistant director of the ...

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  8. February Officer of the MonthRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 6 | Logan Banner

    Mynes, a graduate of Scott High School and the West Virginia State Police Academy, has been with the Chapmanville Police Department for almost three years.

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  9. Transsexual fish raise questions for humansRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 6 | New Jersey Herald

    ... the authors of the study. He is a research biologist at the U.S. Geologic Survey's Leetown Science Center in West Virginia. The study, which was published in December, was a "reconnaissance survey" of 19 wildlife refuges to sample fish and provide a ...

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  10. No. 14 West Virginia beats No. 15 Baylor 80-69Read the original story

    Saturday Feb 6 | The Galveston County Daily News

    ... State on Saturday night. MORGANTOWN, W.Va. (AP) - Daxter Miles Jr. scored a season-high 20 points and No. 14 West Virginia beat No. 15 Baylor 80-69 on Saturday night to grab sole possession of first place in the Big 12. West Virginia (19-4, 8-2) ...

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  11. No. 15 Baylor falls to No. 14 West Virginia 80-69Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 6 | WIVB-TV Buffalo

    ... turn the top of the Big 12 standings into a tossup. The Bears went cold after halftime and that allowed No. 14 West Virginia to pull away for an 80-69 win Saturday night. "They forced us into bad shots," said Baylor coach Scott Drew, noting that ...

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  12. Development will require group effortRead the original story

    Saturday Feb 6 | Morning Journal

    ... like they have down south," Ford said. Ford and BDC Assistant Director Marvin Six recently met with the West Virginia representative of the U.S. Economic Development Administration to talk about getting grant funding for such projects. "We're making ...

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  13. Protecting the integrity of Social SecurityRead the original story

    Saturday Feb 6 | Martinsburg Journal

    ... federal authorities to launch a Cooperative Disability Investigation Unit, a first-of-its-kind partnership in West Virginia designed to root out disability fraud before benefits are paid. The Charleston CDI will consist of two investigators and an ...

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  14. In Memoriam: Ranson Says goodbye to Mayor David HamillRead the original story

    Saturday Feb 6 | Martinsburg Journal

    Few areas in the state of West Virginia, let alone the Eastern Panhandle, have experienced the type of growth the City of Ranson has in the past three decades. It was with extreme sadness we learned Saturday morning that Hamill had passed away the previous evening.

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  15. Turnpike Toll Funds Important to W.Va.Read the original story

    Saturday Feb 6 | The Intelligencer

    Tolls on the West Virginia Turnpike should be eliminated after 2019, when bonds used to improve the highway are retired, a state legislator believes. A bill introduced by Delegate Marty Gearheart, R-Mercer, would make that change and others involving the state Parkways Authority, which handles the turnpike.

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  16. Lawmakers Have Power On SchoolsRead the original story

    Saturday Feb 6 | The Intelligencer

    You knew it was bound to come up: Some critics of the West Virginia Legislature's tinkering with public schools say what lawmakers are doing is unconstitutional. At least the critics remember what they learned about the state constitution in school - part of it, anyway.

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  17. Bel-O-Mar Seeks Public CommentRead the original story

    Saturday Feb 6 | The Intelligencer

    ... regarding numerous projects. - A bridge rehabilitation project on the Interstate 470 bridge just west of the West Virginia state line would be added for FY2018. The cost of the construction phase is $4.5 million. - The name of the Mall Road ...

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  18. Ohio County Providing Free Adult Education ClassesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 6 | The Intelligencer

    A high school diploma often isn't enough to land a position in today's job market, and it's even harder for those without college diplomas to find employment. Local residents do have the chance to further their education and start a career through free adult education programs being offered through Ohio County Schools with West Virginia Northern Community College, and those needing high school equivalency diplomas can work toward obtaining them as they train for their future career.

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  19. Natural Gas Customers See Benefit of DrillingRead the original story

    Saturday Feb 6 | The Intelligencer

    ... of domestic natural gas production growth since January 2012. The rapid growth in states such as Ohio and West Virginia is now helping customers see lower home heating costs. "These abundant shale energy resources have led to lower national and ...

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  20. No. 14 West Virginia beats No. 15 BaylorRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 6 | USA Today

    No. 14 West Virginia beats No. 15 Baylor Daxter Miles Jr. scored a season-high 20 points in West Virginia's win.

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