Archive for October, 2017

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State school panel feels citizens are an obstacle

An editorial from the Parkersburg News and Sentinel            PARKERSBURG, W.Va. — Members of the West Virginia Board of Education Commission on School District Governance and Administration displayed a disturbing lack of faith in the ability of West Virginians to make good decisions for themselves and their children this week, when they described the “electorate” as an […]

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Mine water testing lab wins stay, but status unclear

CHARLESTON, W.Va. — Environmental Quality Board members granted Appalachian Laboratories’ motion for stay Wednesday after the Department of Environmental Protection revoked the lab’s certification to perform water testing at coal mines. But the DEP said it will still not accept new data from the Beaver-based lab. DEP Secretary Randy Huffman said Wednesday afternoon that the […]

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Greenbrier County embracing opportunities

An editorial from The Register-Herald BECKLEY, W.Va. — Greenbrier County has had quite a year. The City of Lewisburg added to its impressive list of national awards by ranking No. 3 on this year’s “Travel + Leisure” list of America’s Favorite Towns. Nearby White Sulphur Springs was named in a SafeWise study as the fourth-safest […]

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The Associated Press shares 10 things to know Thursday, Oct. 30

Dorothy Abernathy, The Associated Press bureau chief for West Virginia and Virginia, shares the 10 things you need to know Thursday, Oct. 30, 2014. Look for full stories on these late-breaking news items, upcoming events and stories in West Virginia newspapers.1. IF EBOLA BATTERS THE U.S., WE ARE NOT READYThe American health care apparatus is […]

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By October 29, 2014 Read More →

Uncertainty is killing coal-mining investments

An editorial from the Charleston Daily Mail  CHARLESTON, W.Va. — Coal and the Environmental Protection Agency dominate this year’s congressional and Senate races. For the record, all of the major candidates like coal, and all of them are willing to fight the EPA. But no matter how many volumes of regulations the politicians shoot in […]

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Holiday shoppers count on Newspaper Coupons
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Holiday shoppers count on Newspaper Coupons

Below is the download on the quarter page holiday coupon house ad. Click on this link to download the  PDF: NAA_Coupon_Ad_QuarterPage.ashx

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Boehner to campaign in W.Va. for Mooney
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Boehner to campaign in W.Va. for Mooney

CHARLES TOWN, W.Va. — John Boehner, speaker of the U.S. House of Representatives, will join Alex X. Mooney, Republican candidate for West Virginia’s 2nd Congressional district, for a get-out-the-vote rally from 4:30 to 5:30 p.m. today at Paddy’s Irish Pub, 210 W. Liberty St., Charles Town. “Speaker Boehner offered to come out and do an […]

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Comatose Moundsville native returning to U.S.
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Comatose Moundsville native returning to U.S.

WHEELING, W.Va. — John Berisford – the Moundsville native who was in a coma in a Chinese hospital – was expected to arrive at the Cleveland Clinic this morning thanks to an anonymous donor who gave about $60,000 to pay off his medical bill. Berisford’s sister, Dawn Borosko of Youngstown, on Tuesday said her brother […]

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Cabell cellist puts some ghoul into her music
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Cabell cellist puts some ghoul into her music

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Morgantown faces time crunch on new sales tax

MORGANTOWN, W.Va. — During the Tuesday, Oct. 28, regular meeting of the Morgantown City Council Committee of the Whole, City Manager Jeff Mikorski explained that the city is facing a timing issue in regard to the creation of the municipal sales tax outlined in the city’s successful Home Rule application. “They’ve given us direction that […]

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