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examiner.com
After 5 years in a shelter, dog needs a home of his ownNo dog should wait in a shelter for five years without a family. Yet Cecil has
After 5 years in a shelter, dog needs a home of his own
examiner.com / Posted yesterday
No dog should wait in a shelter for five years without a family. Yet Cecil has been at a New York shelter for over 1,768 days, waiting for a family to adopt him, to love him, and to give him a home. When Cecil was around two years old, his owner... Read more
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WOWK-TV West Virginia
Contest Rules 2016Win a Trip to the 58th Annual GRAMMY Awards on February 15, No Purchase Necessa
Contest Rules 2016
WOWK-TV West Virginia / Posted 2 days ago
Win a Trip to the 58th Annual GRAMMY Awards on February 15, No Purchase Necessary. To enter the WOWK/Kings Daughter Hospital Grammy contest, register on line at WOWKTV.com or facebook.com/13news. Contest is limited to the Huntington/Charleston WV... Read more
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Orange County Register
Woman wanted in connection to Huntington Beach home burglaryHUNTINGTON BEACH – A woman seen in surveillance photos released Friday burglari
Woman wanted in connection to Huntington Beach home burglary
Orange County Register / Posted 2 days ago
HUNTINGTON BEACH – A woman seen in surveillance photos released Friday burglarizing a home may be connected to a string of other home thefts. She assisted in breaking into a home around 1:40 p.m. Dec. 15 by ringing the doorbell and knocking before... Read more
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FOX 8 Cleveland
Man robs Mentor bank at gunpoint(Photo courtesy: Mentor Police Department) MENTOR, Ohio– Police are telling pe
Man robs Mentor bank at gunpoint
FOX 8 Cleveland / Posted 2 days ago
(Photo courtesy: Mentor Police Department) MENTOR, Ohio– Police are telling people to be on the lookout after a man robbed a bank in Mentor at gunpoint on Wednesday. It happened at the Huntington Bank on Mentor Avenue shortly before 7 p.m. Mentor... Read more
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The Charleston State Journal
Bluefield, WV man sentenced to four years for dealing hydromorphonePennsylvania man pleads guilty to trafficking oxycodone in Monongalia County, W
Bluefield, WV man sentenced to four years for dealing hydromorphone
The Charleston State Journal / Posted 2 days ago
Pennsylvania man pleads guilty to trafficking oxycodone in Monongalia County, WVPennsylvania man pleads guilty to trafficking oxycodone in Monongalia County, WV Kalif Briggs, 33, of Upper Darby, Pa., has admitted selling oxycodone in 2014 in... Read more
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Boston Globe
‘Milk Like Sugar’ a bittersweet portrait of a striving teenFrom left: Carolina Sanchez, Jasmine Carmichael, and Shazi Raja in Huntington T
‘Milk Like Sugar’ a bittersweet portrait of a striving teen
Boston Globe / Posted 2 days ago
From left: Carolina Sanchez, Jasmine Carmichael, and Shazi Raja in Huntington Theatre Company’s “Milk Like Sugar.” Facts are one thing. Truth, sometimes, is another. Though rumors of a “pregnancy pact’’ by high school students in Gloucester nearly... Read more
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The Charleston State Journal
California nudists told to cover up if they want to use gymHUNTINGTON BEACH, Calif. (AP) - The Naturists in the OC will have to stop going
California nudists told to cover up if they want to use gym
The Charleston State Journal / Posted 2 days ago
HUNTINGTON BEACH, Calif. (AP) - The Naturists in the OC will have to stop going au naturale if they want to keep using the Huntington Beach City Gym and Pool. Since 2007, the Orange County group has rented the facility for private gatherings at... Read more
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The Charleston State Journal
Coalton, WV man who admitted possessing materials for manufacturing methamphetamine sentenced to 4 years in federal prisonCoalton, WV man who admitted possessing materials for manufacturing methampheta
Coalton, WV man who admitted possessing materials for manufacturing methamphetamine sentenced to 4 years in federal prison
The Charleston State Journal / Posted 3 days ago
Coalton, WV man who admitted possessing materials for manufacturing methamphetamine sentenced to 4 years in federal... Read more
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The Charleston State Journal
McDowell County, WV assistant prosecutor pleads guilty to federal tax crimes Jason Ray Grubb, 38, of Beaver, WV, an assistant McDowell County prosecutor,
McDowell County, WV assistant prosecutor pleads guilty to federal tax crimes
The Charleston State Journal / Posted 3 days ago
Jason Ray Grubb, 38, of Beaver, WV, an assistant McDowell County prosecutor, faces up to five... Read more
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Pasadena Weekly
Dishing With RexIn an Oscar season awash in controversy over the lack of diversity among key no
Dishing With Rex
Pasadena Weekly / Posted 3 days ago
In an Oscar season awash in controversy over the lack of diversity among key nominees, expect Rex Reed to have an opinion that will stand out from the crowd. Over the past five decades, the 77-year-old Reed, now a critic for the New York Observer,... Read more
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Island Packet
Government finds all kinds of problems with Coast Guard cuttersGovernment officials on Wednesday told a congressional subcommittee that the Co
Government finds all kinds of problems with Coast Guard cutters
Island Packet / Posted 4 days ago
Government officials on Wednesday told a congressional subcommittee that the Coast Guard needs better oversight of its testing and contracting policies after a federal review and subsequent reporting found numerous operational deficiencies in the... Read more
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The Charleston State Journal
2nd ex-official gets probation, fine in WV chemical spill A former owner of Freedom Industries has been sentenced to three years of pro
2nd ex-official gets probation, fine in WV chemical spill
The Charleston State Journal / Posted 5 days ago
A former owner of Freedom Industries has been sentenced to three years of probation and a $20,000 fine for a 2014 chemical spill that... Read more
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Emery County Progress
Commission approves sponsorship of County Seat - February 2, 2016At the second commission meeting of the year Chad Booth spoke on behalf of The
Commission approves sponsorship of County Seat - February 2, 2016
Emery County Progress / Posted 5 days ago
At the second commission meeting of the year Chad Booth spoke on behalf of The County Seat program. He asked the commission for a Sponsorship Agreement for the program. The commission discussed the pros and cons of approving this sponsorship. The... Read more
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The Charleston State Journal
Three sentenced for dealing heroin in Huntington, WV Roger Lee Black, 34, of Barboursville, Cordell McCarrall Jr., 22, of Detroit,
Three sentenced for dealing heroin in Huntington, WV
The Charleston State Journal / Posted 5 days ago
Roger Lee Black, 34, of Barboursville, Cordell McCarrall Jr., 22, of Detroit, and Alan R. Nolan, 36, of Chesapeake, Ohio, are headed to prison... Read more
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Parkersburg News and Sentinel
Huntington Bancshares announces merger with FirstMeritThe banks announced they've reached a definitive merger agreement under which F
Huntington Bancshares announces merger with FirstMerit
Parkersburg News and Sentinel / Posted 8 days ago
The banks announced they've reached a definitive merger agreement under which FirstMerit, the parent company of FirstMerit Bank in Ohio, will merge into Huntington in a stock and cash transaction. Based on the closing price of Huntington's common... Read more
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Crain's Detroit Business
Experts say bank on even more mergers in the futureDavid Provost: There will be some job cuts, Talmer chief says. Whatever the ev
Experts say bank on even more mergers in the future
Crain's Detroit Business / Posted 8 days ago
David Provost: There will be some job cuts, Talmer chief says. Whatever the eventual success of last week's pair of bank deals, industry watchers say to expect ongoing bank consolidation — and continued branch closings and job reductions. It was a... Read more
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Orange County Register
Helping the homeless: Huntington Beach officer reaches out to those on the fringesHUNTINGTON BEACH – Huntington Beach police Officer Gabe Ricci climbs a dirt hil
Helping the homeless: Huntington Beach officer reaches out to those on the fringes
Orange County Register / Posted 8 days ago
HUNTINGTON BEACH – Huntington Beach police Officer Gabe Ricci climbs a dirt hill on the side of Pacific Coast Highway before sunrise. At the top, a makeshift town of tents and tarps rises out of a wide wall overlooking the roadway. Going... Read more
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The Inter-Mountain
Elkins woman charged with forgery; bond set at $30,000Cathy Jean Frye, 41, was arrested Tuesday and is charged with forgery and Rando
Elkins woman charged with forgery; bond set at $30,000
The Inter-Mountain / Posted 9 days ago
Cathy Jean Frye, 41, was arrested Tuesday and is charged with forgery and Randolph County Magistrate Judge Rob Elbon set a $30,000 personal recognizance bond in the case. Frye is not currently listed as incarcerated within the West Virginia Regional... Read more
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The Toledo Blade
- Toledo BladePublished: 1/29/2016 IN PICTURES: Walleye blank Brampton Evan Rankin became th
- Toledo Blade
The Toledo Blade / Posted 9 days ago
Published: 1/29/2016 IN PICTURES: Walleye blank Brampton Evan Rankin became the Walleye's all-time leading goal scorer on Friday, Jan. 29, 2016, as the veteran forward had two goals and an assist in Toledo's 4-0 shutout of Brampton. Toledo (25-11-4)... Read more
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Parkersburg News and Sentinel
New police communication policy aims to tackle drug problemsHUNTINGTON, W.Va. (AP) — Huntington city council members want to open new lines
New police communication policy aims to tackle drug problems
Parkersburg News and Sentinel / Posted 10 days ago
HUNTINGTON, W.Va. (AP) — Huntington city council members want to open new lines of communication for police in an attempt to tackle the city's drug problem. WCHS-TV reports (http://bit.ly/1Skwxfx ) council members are working on bringing the... Read more
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Orange County Register
Police looking for two men in connection with gift card scheme in Huntington BeachHuntington Beach police are asking the public to help identify two males possib
Police looking for two men in connection with gift card scheme in Huntington Beach
Orange County Register / Posted 10 days ago
Huntington Beach police are asking the public to help identify two males possibly involved in a scheme to fraudulently purchase gift cards from Home Depot stores, resulting in losses of $400,000 throughout the region. On Oct. 21, the two suspects... Read more
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The Charleston State Journal
Culloden, WV man sentenced to 3.5 years in prison for helping wife, son deal heroin from homeA Culloden, WV resident will spend more than three years in federal prison for
Culloden, WV man sentenced to 3.5 years in prison for helping wife, son deal heroin from home
The Charleston State Journal / Posted 10 days ago
A Culloden, WV resident will spend more than three years in federal prison for helping his wife and son deal heroin from their home. Sanford Dale Cremeans, 45, was sentenced to 3.5 years in prison after pleading guilty to distribution of... Read more
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The Inter-Mountain
New police communication policy aims to tackle drug problemsHUNTINGTON, W.Va. (AP) — Huntington city council members want to open new lines
New police communication policy aims to tackle drug problems
The Inter-Mountain / Posted 10 days ago
HUNTINGTON, W.Va. (AP) — Huntington city council members want to open new lines of communication for police in an attempt to tackle the city's drug problem. WCHS-TV reports (http://bit.ly/1Skwxfx ) council members are working on bringing the... Read more
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The Marietta Times
New police communication policy aims to tackle drug problemsHUNTINGTON, W.Va. (AP) — Huntington city council members want to open new lines
New police communication policy aims to tackle drug problems
The Marietta Times / Posted 10 days ago
HUNTINGTON, W.Va. (AP) — Huntington city council members want to open new lines of communication for police in an attempt to tackle the city's drug problem. WCHS-TV reports (http://bit.ly/1Skwxfx ) council members are working on bringing the... Read more
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My EastText
2 arrested in connection with Mt. Pleasant robberyTwo people have been indicted and arrested for an alleged robbery of a local co
2 arrested in connection with Mt. Pleasant robbery
My EastText / Posted 11 days ago
Two people have been indicted and arrested for an alleged robbery of a local convenience store. According to the Sheriff's Office, on January 21, the Titus County Grand Jury indicted Heath Allen Pain, 22, on one count of aggravated robbery. The... Read more
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WOWK-TV West Virginia
Leftover snow causing parking problems for Charleston driversWARN orders issued for 2 Alpha Natural Resources companiesWARN orders issued fo
Leftover snow causing parking problems for Charleston drivers
WOWK-TV West Virginia / Posted 12 days ago
WARN orders issued for 2 Alpha Natural Resources companiesWARN orders issued for 2 Alpha Natural Resources companies Hundreds of coal miners could soon be out of a job after WARN Act notices were issued by Alpha Natural Resources on Monday, Jan. 25,... Read more
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WOWK-TV West Virginia
WV Senate passes new rules about penalties for passing school busesWARN orders issued for 2 Alpha Natural Resources companiesWARN orders issued fo
WV Senate passes new rules about penalties for passing school buses
WOWK-TV West Virginia / Posted 12 days ago
WARN orders issued for 2 Alpha Natural Resources companiesWARN orders issued for 2 Alpha Natural Resources companies Hundreds of coal miners could soon be out of a job after WARN Act notices were issued by Alpha Natural Resources on Monday, Jan. 25,... Read more
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Springfield News-Sun
Huntington Bancshares acquisition to create largest Ohio bankHuntington Bancshares is acquiring another Ohio-based bank in a $3.4 billion de
Huntington Bancshares acquisition to create largest Ohio bank
Springfield News-Sun / Posted 12 days ago
Huntington Bancshares is acquiring another Ohio-based bank in a $3.4 billion deal that will make the Columbus-based bank the largest in Ohio in term of bank deposits. The deal with Akron-based FirstMerit Corp. would create a bank with about $100... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
Huntington Bancshares acquisition to create largest Ohio bankHuntington Bancshares is acquiring another Ohio-based bank in a $3.4 billion de
Huntington Bancshares acquisition to create largest Ohio bank
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted 12 days ago
Huntington Bancshares is acquiring another Ohio-based bank in a $3.4 billion deal that will make the Columbus-based bank the largest in Ohio in term of bank deposits. The deal with Akron-based FirstMerit Corp. would create a bank with about $100... Read more
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WOWK-TV West Virginia
Students in Cabell County will have to make-up missed school due to snow daysWARN orders issued for 2 Alpha Natural Resources companiesWARN orders issued fo
Students in Cabell County will have to make-up missed school due to snow days
WOWK-TV West Virginia / Posted 12 days ago
WARN orders issued for 2 Alpha Natural Resources companiesWARN orders issued for 2 Alpha Natural Resources companies Hundreds of coal miners could soon be out of a job after WARN Act notices were issued by Alpha Natural Resources on Monday, Jan. 25,... Read more
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Emery County Progress
Draft language for public lands initiative ready for feedback - January 26, 2016After three years of work a draft document of the Public Lands Initiative was u
Draft language for public lands initiative ready for feedback - January 26, 2016
Emery County Progress / Posted 12 days ago
After three years of work a draft document of the Public Lands Initiative was unveiled by Rep. Rob Bishop and Rep. Jason Chaffetz on Wednesday. Emery County public lands director Ray Petersen said, "We're encouraged to be at this stage, finally. We... Read more
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MLive.com
What Huntington's acquisition of FirstMerit Bank means for MichiganSAGINAW, MI — Expect some bank-branch consolidation in Michigan when Huntington
What Huntington's acquisition of FirstMerit Bank means for Michigan
MLive.com / Posted 12 days ago
SAGINAW, MI — Expect some bank-branch consolidation in Michigan when Huntington Bancshares Inc. acquires FirstMerit Corp. Company officials said Tuesday, Jan. 26, that branch reduction isn't expected to happen until the first quarter of 2017.... Read more
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MLive.com
More details on Huntington's purchase of FirstMerit Bank in MichiganSAGINAW, MI — When Huntington Bancshares Inc. acquisition of FirstMerit Corp. i
More details on Huntington's purchase of FirstMerit Bank in Michigan
MLive.com / Posted 12 days ago
SAGINAW, MI — When Huntington Bancshares Inc. acquisition of FirstMerit Corp. is complete, FirstMerit Bank branches across Michigan will bear the Huntington name. The stock-and-cash transaction announced Tuesday, Jan. 26, is valued at approximately... Read more
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WOWK-TV West Virginia
Some streets still snowy in Kanawha County days after snowstormBREAKING NEWS: Fire rips through Huntington homeBREAKING NEWS: Fire rips throug
Some streets still snowy in Kanawha County days after snowstorm
WOWK-TV West Virginia / Posted 12 days ago
BREAKING NEWS: Fire rips through Huntington homeBREAKING NEWS: Fire rips through Huntington home According to dispatchers the fire started around 4:45 a.m. on Buffington Street. The Huntington Fire Department responded to the fire WARN orders... Read more
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WOWK-TV West Virginia
Thousands of dollars worth of cheese stolenBREAKING NEWS: Fire rips through Huntington homeBREAKING NEWS: Fire rips throug
Thousands of dollars worth of cheese stolen
WOWK-TV West Virginia / Posted 12 days ago
BREAKING NEWS: Fire rips through Huntington homeBREAKING NEWS: Fire rips through Huntington home According to dispatchers the fire started around 4:45 a.m. on Buffington Street. The Huntington Fire Department responded to the fire WARN orders... Read more
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Crain's Detroit Business
Huntington to acquire FirstMerit Corp. in $3.4 billion dealMerger to create bank with nearly $100 billion in assets; will operate across 8
Huntington to acquire FirstMerit Corp. in $3.4 billion deal
Crain's Detroit Business / Posted 12 days ago
Merger to create bank with nearly $100 billion in assets; will operate across 8 states in Midwest, including MichiganCommentsEmailPrint Huntington Bancshares Inc. of Columbus is acquiring... Read more
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WOWK-TV West Virginia
BREAKING NEWS: Fire rips through Huntington homeThe Huntington Fire Department is on the scene of a house fire in the Guyandott
BREAKING NEWS: Fire rips through Huntington home
WOWK-TV West Virginia / Posted 12 days ago
The Huntington Fire Department is on the scene of a house fire in the Guyandotte area. According to dispatchers the fire started around 4:45 a.m. on Buffington Street. Cabell County Dispatchers tell 13 News, the fire has been deemed under control by... Read more
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WKYC Cleveland
READ | Huntington Bank releases statement on FirstMerit acquisitionNow, the company has released a statement on the deal, which will make Huntingt
READ | Huntington Bank releases statement on FirstMerit acquisition
WKYC Cleveland / Posted 12 days ago
Now, the company has released a statement on the deal, which will make Huntington the largest bank in Ohio based on deposits. Huntington and FirstMerit have entered into a definitive agreement under which Huntington will acquire FirstMerit. The... Read more
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Jacksonville Daily Record
ParkerVision defies rest of January stock marketMonday, January 25, 11:45 AM EST It�s ParkerVision Inc. Sometimes, a stock has
ParkerVision defies rest of January stock market
Jacksonville Daily Record / Posted 13 days ago
Monday, January 25, 11:45 AM EST It�s ParkerVision Inc. Sometimes, a stock has nowhere to go but up. ParkerVision dropped 75 percent in 2015, finishing the year at just 23 cents. However, the stock reached as high as 37 cents Tuesday. Yes, that�s... Read more
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The Charleston State Journal
West Virginians continue digging out from massive snow stormWest Virginia Press Association -- Staff Report From the moment its first flak
West Virginians continue digging out from massive snow storm
The Charleston State Journal / Posted 14 days ago
West Virginia Press Association -- Staff Report From the moment its first flakes began to fall around 7 a.m. Friday in southern West Virginia until the last flakes fell in the Eastern Panhandle late Saturday, Winter Storm Jonas dumped record amounts... Read more
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Orange County Register
Without music education, 'Weird' Al might not be rocking an accordion“The choices were guitar and accordion,” the Grammy award-winning singer-songwr
Without music education, 'Weird' Al might not be rocking an accordion
Orange County Register / Posted 14 days ago
“The choices were guitar and accordion,” the Grammy award-winning singer-songwriter and parody artist said during the inaugural Grand Rally for Education event at NAMM at Hilton Anaheim on Saturday morning. “My parents, being the visionaries that... Read more
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The Charleston State Journal
Stephen Greiner takes the helm at West Liberty University Stephen Greiner, with career highlights in Kentucky, was unanimously selected
Stephen Greiner takes the helm at West Liberty University
The Charleston State Journal / Posted 14 days ago
Stephen Greiner, with career highlights in Kentucky, was unanimously selected by the West Liberty University board of governors to... Read more
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The Charleston State Journal
Another look at right-to-work laws in WV While Democrats and Republicans in the West Virginia Legislature prepare to d
Another look at right-to-work laws in WV
The Charleston State Journal / Posted 14 days ago
While Democrats and Republicans in the West Virginia Legislature prepare to dig in for a partisan battle over the recently introduced Workplace Freedom Act, opponents... Read more
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The Toledo Blade
- Toledo BladePublished: 1/23/2016 IN PICTURES: Walleye lose to Utah The Toledo Walleye saw
- Toledo Blade
The Toledo Blade / Posted 15 days ago
Published: 1/23/2016 IN PICTURES: Walleye lose to Utah The Toledo Walleye saw their season-high six game winning streak at the hands of the high-scoring Utah Grizzlies on Saturday, Jan. 23, 2016, at the Huntington Center. Utah's Marc Cantin scored... Read more
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The Charleston State Journal
Davis & Elkins expands Highlands Scholar Program to all WV counties The Davis & Elkins College Board of Trustees voted last spring to expand its
Davis & Elkins expands Highlands Scholar Program to all WV counties
The Charleston State Journal / Posted 15 days ago
The Davis & Elkins College Board of Trustees voted last spring to expand its Highlands Scholar Program to every... Read more
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The Charleston State Journal
Madison, WV brothers make hospital donationDavis & Elkins expands Highlands Scholar Program to all WV countiesDavis & Elki
Madison, WV brothers make hospital donation
The Charleston State Journal / Posted 15 days ago
Davis & Elkins expands Highlands Scholar Program to all WV countiesDavis & Elkins expands Highlands Scholar Program to all WV counties The Davis & Elkins College Board of Trustees voted last spring to expand its Highlands Scholar Program to every... Read more
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The Charleston State Journal
Parkersburg, WV icon’s kin establishes Oakland Fund Two great-great-grandchildren of one of early Parkersburg’s most influential
Parkersburg, WV icon’s kin establishes Oakland Fund
The Charleston State Journal / Posted 15 days ago
Two great-great-grandchildren of one of early Parkersburg’s most influential leaders have established a fund to help preserve Oakland, the family... Read more
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FOX 5 Las Vegas
Father charged with trying to sell adopted sonHundreds stranded on Kentucky highwayHundreds stranded on Kentucky highway Dri
Father charged with trying to sell adopted son
FOX 5 Las Vegas / Posted 15 days ago
Hundreds stranded on Kentucky highwayHundreds stranded on Kentucky highway Drivers on a Kentucky highway are unable to move in any direction Saturday morning. Crews are working to remove several tractor-trailers that got stranded in the mess. It's... Read more
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The Charleston State Journal
HADCO president: Coal cutbacks are West Virginia's dust bowl The city of Huntington is miles from the nearest active coal mine, but it, to
HADCO president: Coal cutbacks are West Virginia's dust bowl
The Charleston State Journal / Posted 15 days ago
The city of Huntington is miles from the nearest active coal mine, but it, too, feels the impact of cutbacks in the industry.... Read more
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Parkersburg News and Sentinel
Recalling MOV losses from 2015Among those, in alphabetical order: Dr. Loretto Auvil, a long-time practitione
Recalling MOV losses from 2015
Parkersburg News and Sentinel / Posted 15 days ago
Among those, in alphabetical order: Dr. Loretto Auvil, a long-time practitioner in Parkersburg, died on June 18 from pancreatic cancer. She was 83. She and her husband, Dr. Donald "D.K." Auvil, moved their practice to Parkersburg in 1960. He died... Read more
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