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The Inter-Mountain
Davis & Elkins signs 8 basketball playersThe 2015 class hails from West Virginia (2), Maryland, Virginia, Kentucky, Indi
Davis & Elkins signs 8 basketball players
The Inter-Mountain / Posted 11 hours ago
The 2015 class hails from West Virginia (2), Maryland, Virginia, Kentucky, Indiana, Georgia and Washington. "We are excited about this class of young ladies and we have high expectations for them on the court and in the classroom," Asbell said.... Read more
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The Charleston State Journal
West Virginia Maker Network initiative set to debut August 2015Thanks to $100,000 from the Claude Worthington Benedum Foundation and $100,000
West Virginia Maker Network initiative set to debut August 2015
The Charleston State Journal / Posted 17 hours ago
Thanks to $100,000 from the Claude Worthington Benedum Foundation and $100,000 from Chevron, the Children's Museum of Pittsburgh will partner with the West Virginia Education Alliance to launch the West Virginia Maker Network initiative in August... Read more
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WBOY Clarksburg
Fairmont Sr. Seeks Nothing Less than a State ChampionshipLast year, many expected somewhat of a rebuilding year from a very young Fairmo
Fairmont Sr. Seeks Nothing Less than a State Championship
WBOY Clarksburg / Posted yesterday
Last year, many expected somewhat of a rebuilding year from a very young Fairmont Senior team. However, the Polar Bears put up seven wins before falling in the first round of the playoffs. "A loss is a loss," said head coach J.L. Abbott. "But with... Read more
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WBOY Clarksburg
Robert C. Byrd Hopeful for 2015After dropping back down to Class AA a few seasons ago, Robert C. Byrd has been
Robert C. Byrd Hopeful for 2015
WBOY Clarksburg / Posted yesterday
After dropping back down to Class AA a few seasons ago, Robert C. Byrd has been a force to be reckoned with on the grid iron. The Eagles have a new home this season, and the RCB faithful are hoping the beauty of the turf matches the teams... Read more
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The Inter-Mountain
B-UHS golf places second in Big 10 action at Buckhannon CCBridgeport took top honors with a 162 atop the field that also included Big 10
B-UHS golf places second in Big 10 action at Buckhannon CC
The Inter-Mountain / Posted 3 days ago
Bridgeport took top honors with a 162 atop the field that also included Big 10 Conference schools Robert C. Byrd and North Marion. The Indians' Mason Williams garnered low-medalist honors with a 38 after 9 holes. Buckhannon-Upshur freshman Landon... Read more
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The Inter-Mountain
EHS cross country teams open seasonJunior Olivia Underwood paced the Tigers with a time of 20:56, finishing runner
EHS cross country teams open season
The Inter-Mountain / Posted 4 days ago
Junior Olivia Underwood paced the Tigers with a time of 20:56, finishing runner up to Doddridge's freshman standout Desirae Schoonover, who finished the course in 20:43 to take top honors. Taylor Maynard came home 23rd in 24:05, while teammates Kaeli... Read more
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The Charleston State Journal
WV FILMmakers Festival looking for nominations The 16th annual West Virginia FILMmakers Festival, which will take place at E
WV FILMmakers Festival looking for nominations
The Charleston State Journal / Posted 6 days ago
The 16th annual West Virginia FILMmakers Festival, which will take place at Elk Theatre in Sutton Oct. 2-4, is looking for nominations for West Virginia... Read more
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The Charleston State Journal
WV Makes Festival coming Oct. 2 in HuntingtonThe Robert C. Byrd Institute for Advanced Flexible Manufacturing will join othe
WV Makes Festival coming Oct. 2 in Huntington
The Charleston State Journal / Posted 6 days ago
The Robert C. Byrd Institute for Advanced Flexible Manufacturing will join other statewide partners to present the 2015 West Virginia Makes Festival Oct. 2 at Heritage Farm Museum and Village in Huntington. The event is meant to celebrate ingenuity... Read more
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The Times Leader
Arena patrons almost ready to take a seatArena staff will be ready when that time comes, said Dennis Magruder, Greater W
Arena patrons almost ready to take a seat
The Times Leader / Posted 7 days ago
Arena staff will be ready when that time comes, said Dennis Magruder, Greater Wheeling Sports and Entertainment Authority Executive Director,- and eager to show patrons the progress that's been made during a transformational summer for the downtown... Read more
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The Intelligencer and Wheeling News-Register
WesBanco Arena Patrons Soon To Have New Seats in WheelingWHEELING - The concourses at WesBanco Arena are lined with cardboard boxes full
WesBanco Arena Patrons Soon To Have New Seats in Wheeling
The Intelligencer and Wheeling News-Register / Posted 7 days ago
WHEELING - The concourses at WesBanco Arena are lined with cardboard boxes full of seats waiting to be installed, a reminder of the work left to be done before those halls are lined once again with hockey fans cheering on their Wheeling... Read more
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The Intelligencer and Wheeling News-Register
WesBanco Arena Patrons Soon To Have New Seats in WheelingArena staff will be ready when that time comes, said Greater Wheeling Sports an
WesBanco Arena Patrons Soon To Have New Seats in Wheeling
The Intelligencer and Wheeling News-Register / Posted 7 days ago
Arena staff will be ready when that time comes, said Greater Wheeling Sports and Entertainment Authority Executive Director Dennis Magruder - and eager to show patrons the progress that's been made during a transformational summer for the downtown... Read more
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The Charleston State Journal
New test brings arrest In 11-year-old rape caseHuntington, WV police think they have solved an 11-year-old rape case, thanks t
New test brings arrest In 11-year-old rape case
The Charleston State Journal / Posted 8 days ago
Huntington, WV police think they have solved an 11-year-old rape case, thanks to a new partnership between law enforcement agencies and Marshall University's Forensic Science Center. The center is helping to test DNA in a years-long backlog of... Read more
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The Intelligencer and Wheeling News-Register
Arena Patrons Soon To Have New SeatsArena staff will be ready when that time comes, said Greater Wheeling Sports an
Arena Patrons Soon To Have New Seats
The Intelligencer and Wheeling News-Register / Posted 8 days ago
Arena staff will be ready when that time comes, said Greater Wheeling Sports and Entertainment Authority Executive Director Dennis Magruder - and eager to show patrons the progress that's been made during a transformational summer for the downtown... Read more
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The Huntington Herald-Dispatch
Partnership solves cold-case rape Aug. 19, 2015 @ 10:11 PM HUNTINGTON — It's been 11 years since a tractor-tra
Partnership solves cold-case rape
The Huntington Herald-Dispatch / Posted 8 days ago
Aug. 19, 2015 @ 10:11 PM HUNTINGTON — It's been 11 years since a tractor-trailer truck driver forced a 24-year-old Huntington woman into his cab at knifepoint, raped her and drove away leaving her alone just before... Read more
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The Space Review
A funding breakthrough for SETIMore than 20 years ago, the search for extraterrestrial intelligence (SETI) was
A funding breakthrough for SETI
The Space Review / Posted 10 days ago
More than 20 years ago, the search for extraterrestrial intelligence (SETI) was left to fend for itself. Less than a year after NASA started a modest SETI program, called the High Resolution Microwave Survey, in 1992, Congress approved a spending... Read more
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The Martinsburg Journal
Advocate still fighting for Paw Paw Bends trailRepresentatives of the Maryland Department of Natural Resources, State Park Ser
Advocate still fighting for Paw Paw Bends trail
The Martinsburg Journal / Posted 11 days ago
Representatives of the Maryland Department of Natural Resources, State Park Service, State Highway Administration and General Services will be there as well as a representative of the National Park Service, according to Steve Carr, the land trails... Read more
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The Huntington Herald-Dispatch
Business calendar Aug. 17, 2015 @ 12:01 AM Job fair PROCTORVILLE, Ohio - A business expo and
Business calendar
The Huntington Herald-Dispatch / Posted 11 days ago
Aug. 17, 2015 @ 12:01 AM Job fair PROCTORVILLE, Ohio - A business expo and job fair is planned for 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 22, at the First Baptist Church of Proctorville, 627 County Road 411, Proctorville. Contact... Read more
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The Huntington Herald-Dispatch
MU forensic lab faces hurdle Aug. 15, 2015 @ 11:34 PM HUNTINGTON - Where some people may see a busted iPh
MU forensic lab faces hurdle
The Huntington Herald-Dispatch / Posted 12 days ago
Aug. 15, 2015 @ 11:34 PM HUNTINGTON - Where some people may see a busted iPhone beyond repair or hope, Dale Mosley sees an opportunity potentially to bust open a case for the West Virginia State Police. Recovering... Read more
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The Huntington Herald-Dispatch
MU to mark opening of engineering complex Aug. 10, 2015 @ 12:01 AM The Herald-Dispatch HUNTINGTON - Capping nearly th
MU to mark opening of engineering complex
The Huntington Herald-Dispatch / Posted 18 days ago
Aug. 10, 2015 @ 12:01 AM The Herald-Dispatch HUNTINGTON - Capping nearly three years of eye-catching construction, Marshall University is ready to unveil its newest facility to the public. The university... Read more
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The Inter-Mountain
Mooney, officials discuss Corridor HU.S. Rep. Alex X. Mooney, R-W.Va, joined representatives from the U.S. Departme
Mooney, officials discuss Corridor H
The Inter-Mountain / Posted 21 days ago
U.S. Rep. Alex X. Mooney, R-W.Va, joined representatives from the U.S. Department of Transportation and the West Virginia Department of Transportation Thursday at the Wood Technology Center in Elkins for a briefing attended by local politicians and... Read more
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The Inter-Mountain
West Virginia editorial roundupRecent editorials from West Virginia newspapers: Register-Herald, Beckley, Wes
West Virginia editorial roundup
The Inter-Mountain / Posted 22 days ago
Recent editorials from West Virginia newspapers: Register-Herald, Beckley, West Virginia, on finding solutions to solve drug addiction in southern West Virginia: It's no secret that substance abuse continues to run rampant in southern West... Read more
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Parkersburg News and Sentinel
West Virginia editorial roundupRecent editorials from West Virginia newspapers: Register-Herald, Beckley, Wes
West Virginia editorial roundup
Parkersburg News and Sentinel / Posted 22 days ago
Recent editorials from West Virginia newspapers: Register-Herald, Beckley, West Virginia, on finding solutions to solve drug addiction in southern West Virginia: It's no secret that substance abuse continues to run rampant in southern West... Read more
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The Marietta Times
West Virginia editorial roundupRecent editorials from West Virginia newspapers: Register-Herald, Beckley, Wes
West Virginia editorial roundup
The Marietta Times / Posted 22 days ago
Recent editorials from West Virginia newspapers: Register-Herald, Beckley, West Virginia, on finding solutions to solve drug addiction in southern West Virginia: It's no secret that substance abuse continues to run rampant in southern West... Read more
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Weirton Daily Times
AmeriCorps worker aiding BrookeBut Kyle Wales is no stranger to Brooke County, having grown up in Wellsburg an
AmeriCorps worker aiding Brooke
Weirton Daily Times / Posted 22 days ago
But Kyle Wales is no stranger to Brooke County, having grown up in Wellsburg and graduated from Brooke High School in 2011. Norm Schwertfeger, Brooke County WVU Extension agent, said Wales will be working with his office full-time through the... Read more
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WVVA Bluefield
West Virginia editorial roundupRecent editorials from West Virginia newspapers: Register-Herald, Beckley, Wes
West Virginia editorial roundup
WVVA Bluefield / Posted 22 days ago
Recent editorials from West Virginia newspapers: Register-Herald, Beckley, West Virginia, on finding solutions to solve drug addiction in southern West Virginia: It's no secret that substance abuse continues to run rampant in southern West... Read more
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WOWK-TV West Virginia
West Virginia editorial roundupRecent editorials from West Virginia newspapers: Register-Herald, Beckley, Wes
West Virginia editorial roundup
WOWK-TV West Virginia / Posted 22 days ago
Recent editorials from West Virginia newspapers: Register-Herald, Beckley, West Virginia, on finding solutions to solve drug addiction in southern West Virginia: It's no secret that substance abuse continues to run rampant in southern West... Read more
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WTRF Wheeling
West Virginia editorial roundupRecent editorials from West Virginia newspapers: Register-Herald, Beckley, Wes
West Virginia editorial roundup
WTRF Wheeling / Posted 22 days ago
Recent editorials from West Virginia newspapers: Register-Herald, Beckley, West Virginia, on finding solutions to solve drug addiction in southern West Virginia: It's no secret that substance abuse continues to run rampant in southern West... Read more
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The East Liverpool Review
Bravo rides Madefromlucky to victoryThe colt who provided Pletcher with the victory was Madefromlucky, who drew cle
Bravo rides Madefromlucky to victory
The East Liverpool Review / Posted 26 days ago
The colt who provided Pletcher with the victory was Madefromlucky, who drew clear in the final furlong to prevail by 1 lengths under jockey Joe Bravo. Sent off as the 5-2 favorite in the field of nine, Madefromlucky registered a final time for the 1... Read more
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Salem News
Pletcher finally wins first West Virginia DerbyThe colt who provided Pletcher with the victory was Madefromlucky, who drew cle
Pletcher finally wins first West Virginia Derby
Salem News / Posted 26 days ago
The colt who provided Pletcher with the victory was Madefromlucky, who drew clear in the final furlong to prevail by 1 lengths under jockey Joe Bravo. Sent off as the 5-2 favorite in the field of nine, Madefromlucky registered a final time for the 1... Read more
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The Intelligencer and Wheeling News-Register
Pletcher Finally Wins West Virginia DerbyThe colt who provided Pletcher with the victory was Madefromlucky, who drew cle
Pletcher Finally Wins West Virginia Derby
The Intelligencer and Wheeling News-Register / Posted 26 days ago
The colt who provided Pletcher with the victory was Madefromlucky, who drew clear in the final furlong to prevail by 1 lengths under jockey Joe Bravo. Sent off as the 5-2 favorite in the field of nine, Madefromlucky registered a final time for the 1... Read more
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Lisbon Morning Journal
W.Va. Derby a grand traditionToday's 46th running of the Grade 2, $750,000 West Virginia Derby represents fa
W.Va. Derby a grand tradition
Lisbon Morning Journal / Posted 27 days ago
Today's 46th running of the Grade 2, $750,000 West Virginia Derby represents far more than just another renewal of the race. It's the day when racing in the state's upper panhandle puts on the best show it can - adding another chapter to its... Read more
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Weirton Daily Times
West Virginia Derby anchors a grand traditionVery few tracks in this country ever card a racing program comprised entirely o
West Virginia Derby anchors a grand tradition
Weirton Daily Times / Posted 27 days ago
Very few tracks in this country ever card a racing program comprised entirely of open stakes. But that's what occurs on West Virginia Derby Day at Mountaineer Casino Racetrack & Resort. Purses for the card total $1.65 million. That's a lot of money... Read more
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Weirton Daily Times
Paisley, Lynch will team up for CapitolLaurie Labishak, the singing group's founding member, said this year's show wil
Paisley, Lynch will team up for Capitol
Weirton Daily Times / Posted 30 days ago
Laurie Labishak, the singing group's founding member, said this year's show will again honor veterans and proceeds will go to Helping Heroes, a local nonprofit organization dedicated to helping veterans adjust to living upon returning home. "Coming... Read more
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The Intelligencer and Wheeling News-Register
Glen Dale's Brad Paisley, Jessica Lynch to Help Wheeling's Capitol TheatreLaurie Labishak, the singing group's founding member, said this year's show wil
Glen Dale's Brad Paisley, Jessica Lynch to Help Wheeling's Capitol Theatre
The Intelligencer and Wheeling News-Register / Posted 30 days ago
Laurie Labishak, the singing group's founding member, said this year's show will again honor veterans and proceeds will go to Helping Heroes, a local nonprofit organization dedicated to helping veterans adjust to living upon returning home. "Coming... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Technology lets us listen to within second of Big Bang but not use mobilesYou can shake your mobile phone all you want, hold it high in the air, it won’t
Technology lets us listen to within second of Big Bang but not use mobiles
Daily Mirror / Posted 30 days ago
You can shake your mobile phone all you want, hold it high in the air, it won’t help. The radio will scan for new stations but never find one. And if you want a wi-fi connection, forget it. This is not some long forgotten wilderness in a barely... Read more
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Weirton Daily Times
Eleven draw for the West Virginia DerbyPost time for the first race will be 2 p.m. Todd A. Pletcher, a seven-time Ecl
Eleven draw for the West Virginia Derby
Weirton Daily Times / Posted a month ago
Post time for the first race will be 2 p.m. Todd A. Pletcher, a seven-time Eclipse Award winner as North America's outstanding trainer, has entered three horses in this year's West Virginia Derby. The trio includes Madefromlucky, who won the Grade 2... Read more
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The East Liverpool Review
Eleven draw in for DerbyTodd A. Pletcher, a seven-time Eclipse Award winner as North America's outstand
Eleven draw in for Derby
The East Liverpool Review / Posted a month ago
Todd A. Pletcher, a seven-time Eclipse Award winner as North America's outstanding trainer, has entered three horses in this year's West Virginia Derby. The trio includes Madefromlucky, who won the Grade 2 Peter Pan Stakes at Belmont Park; Stanford,... Read more
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The Intelligencer and Wheeling News-Register
11 Draw In For W.Va. DerbyTodd A. Pletcher, a seven-time Eclipse Award winner as North America's outstand
11 Draw In For W.Va. Derby
The Intelligencer and Wheeling News-Register / Posted a month ago
Todd A. Pletcher, a seven-time Eclipse Award winner as North America's outstanding trainer, has entered three horses in this year's West Virginia Derby. The trio includes Madefromlucky, who won the Grade 2 Peter Pan Stakes at Belmont Park; Stanford,... Read more
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Lisbon Morning Journal
Eleven will start W. Va. DerbyThe 1 1/8-mile event highlights a nine-race card, comprised entirely of open st
Eleven will start W. Va. Derby
Lisbon Morning Journal / Posted a month ago
The 1 1/8-mile event highlights a nine-race card, comprised entirely of open stakes, to be run this Saturday at Mountaineer Casino Racetrack & Resort. Post time for the first race will be 2 p.m. Todd A. Pletcher, a seven-time Eclipse Award winner as... Read more
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Roll Call
Senate Decorum, From the Perspective of Robert ByrdWhat Robert Byrd Thought of Calling Colleagues Liars Byrd said that until 1995
Senate Decorum, From the Perspective of Robert Byrd
Roll Call / Posted 1 months ago
What Robert Byrd Thought of Calling Colleagues Liars Byrd said that until 1995, he had never heard a senator accuse colleagues of lying on the floor. (CQ Roll Call File Photo) “The decorum in the Senate has deteriorated, and political partisanship... Read more
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Washington Post
Ted Cruz to GOP leader: You lied.Sen. Ted Cruz (R-Tex.) ripped into his own party Friday, branding Senate GOP le
Ted Cruz to GOP leader: You lied.
Washington Post / Posted 1 months ago
Sen. Ted Cruz (R-Tex.) ripped into his own party Friday, branding Senate GOP leader Mitch McConnell a "liar" as backroom maneuvers aimed at shoring up bipartisan support for a transportation bill erupted into public view. (Jonathan... Read more
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Herald-Journal.com
Mark Ollig Column - Technology, scientists, and funding may find extraterrestrials July 27, 2015by
Mark Ollig Column -
Herald-Journal.com / Posted 1 months ago
Technology, scientists, and funding may find extraterrestrials July 27, 2015by Mark Ollig Can cutting-edge technology, $100 million, and the assistance of a world-renowned physicist finally answer the question, “Are we alone?” A bold, new... Read more
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Business Standard India
Newsmaker: Yuri Milner"We are alive. We are intelligent. We must know": Stephen Hawking announced the
Newsmaker: Yuri Milner
Business Standard India / Posted 1 months ago
"We are alive. We are intelligent. We must know": Stephen Hawking announced the "Breakthrough Listen" project on July 20, which was, not coincidentally, the 46th anniversary of the Apollo 11 moon-landing. "Listen" is funded by Russian billionaire... Read more
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