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Times of Malta
Fort Rinella is back in war actioninfluenced British industry and invention. Victorian Garrison will come to lif
Fort Rinella is back in war action
Times of Malta / Posted 15 hours ago
influenced British industry and invention. Victorian Garrison will come to life at the battery in Kalkara as Fondazzjoni Wirt Artna marks 25 years from the start of the fort’s restoration and museum project in 1991. The foundation will be... Read more
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Parkersburg News and Sentinel
Bingo CalendarELIZABETH — The Woman's Club of Elizabeth will have a night of 31 Bingo and fel
Bingo Calendar
Parkersburg News and Sentinel / Posted yesterday
ELIZABETH — The Woman's Club of Elizabeth will have a night of 31 Bingo and fellowship April 30 in the Wirt County Primary Center cafeteria. Doors open at 4 p.m. and bingo starts at 5 p.m. The club is raising money for community service projects.... Read more
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Parkersburg News and Sentinel
Mid-Ohio Valley Prep Baseball/Softball Stats Leaders(Frontier) .433 - Olivia Shutts (Belpre) .424 - Natalie Payton (SM) .423 - A
Mid-Ohio Valley Prep Baseball/Softball Stats Leaders
Parkersburg News and Sentinel / Posted yesterday
(Frontier) .433 - Olivia Shutts (Belpre) .424 - Natalie Payton (SM) .423 - Ashley Johnson (Rwood) .418 - Skylar Bogan (Wirt) .405 - Hannah Loy (P. City); Rhianna Long (Tyler) .404 - Vanessa Templeton (Tyler) .400 - Sammi Morris... Read more
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Parkersburg News and Sentinel
Early voting off to a big startof people coming in to vote." By 3 p.m., 108 people had voted in Ravenswood an
Early voting off to a big start
Parkersburg News and Sentinel / Posted 2 days ago
of people coming in to vote." By 3 p.m., 108 people had voted in Ravenswood and 135 had voted at the courthouse. In Wirt County, 57 people had voted by 3 p.m. Wednesday, said County Clerk Suellen Calebaugh. "That is really good for us," she... Read more
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The Cass County Democrat Missourian
In 1972, an active shooter killed three on the Harrisonville squareholding Simpson’s weapon, with a look of despair as he gazes down at it. Two p
In 1972, an active shooter killed three on the Harrisonville square
The Cass County Democrat Missourian / Posted 2 days ago
holding Simpson’s weapon, with a look of despair as he gazes down at it. Two policemen were the first victims. Francis Wirt, then 24, and Donald Marler, 26, were in the midst of their normal patrol route when Simpson opened fire in front of... Read more
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Parkersburg News and Sentinel
Westbrook receives funding for families support programCouncil serves families of those with developmental disabilities in Calhoun, Ja
Westbrook receives funding for families support program
Parkersburg News and Sentinel / Posted 2 days ago
Council serves families of those with developmental disabilities in Calhoun, Jackson, Pleasants, Ritchie, Roane, Tyler, Wirt and Wood counties. These are funds of last resort. The applicant must demonstrate that the need cannot or has not been... Read more
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Parkersburg News and Sentinel
Westbrook receives funding for familiesCouncil serves families of those with developmental disabilities in Calhoun, Ja
Westbrook receives funding for families
Parkersburg News and Sentinel / Posted 3 days ago
Council serves families of those with developmental disabilities in Calhoun, Jackson, Pleasants, Ritchie, Roane, Tyler, Wirt and Wood counties. These are funds of last resort. The applicant must demonstrate that the need cannot or has not been... Read more
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Ball State Daily News
Graduating with student debt? Four strategies for paying off loansfrom the U.S. Department of Education’s College Scorecard, compared to the nati
Graduating with student debt? Four strategies for paying off loans
Ball State Daily News / Posted 3 days ago
from the U.S. Department of Education’s College Scorecard, compared to the national average of around $30,000-$35,000. Rob Wirt, associate director of financial aid at Ball State, said this is the situation for most graduates. He said 70 percent... Read more
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The Marietta Times
W.Va. GOP delegates ready for conventionRepublican Candidates for the Board of Public Works and will increase our major
W.Va. GOP delegates ready for convention
The Marietta Times / Posted 5 days ago
Republican Candidates for the Board of Public Works and will increase our majorities in the State Legislature," he said. Wirt County Republican Executive Committee President Angie Adams believes people tend to "over-think" elections. It all comes... Read more
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Parkersburg News and Sentinel
Local GOP eyes presidential raceRepublican Candidates for the Board of Public Works and will increase our major
Local GOP eyes presidential race
Parkersburg News and Sentinel / Posted 5 days ago
Republican Candidates for the Board of Public Works and will increase our majorities in the State Legislature," he said. Wirt County Republican Executive Committee President Angie Adams believes people tend to "over-think" elections. It all comes... Read more
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The Charleston State Journal
Revived: Message of hope, tangible help is healing hurting communities in West Virginiathrough a difficult time.” A mobile pantry also provides assistance to areas c
Revived: Message of hope, tangible help is healing hurting communities in West Virginia
The Charleston State Journal / Posted 6 days ago
through a difficult time.” A mobile pantry also provides assistance to areas considered food deserts — Roane, Ritchie, Wirt, Doddridge and Calhoun counties. Relevant revivalists Churches get a bad rap many times, according to B.J. Roberts,... Read more
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The Intelligencer and Wheeling News-Register
Linsly Baseball Secures Spot In OVAC Finals With Victory Over Steubenville CatholicHope Ruza all singled and plated a run as Bishop Donahue edged Buffalo. Abbey
Linsly Baseball Secures Spot In OVAC Finals With Victory Over Steubenville Catholic
The Intelligencer and Wheeling News-Register / Posted 6 days ago
Hope Ruza all singled and plated a run as Bishop Donahue edged Buffalo. Abbey Mele got the victory, allowing five hits. Wirt County 9, Bishop Donahue 5 BUFFALO - Wirt County scored seven times in the fourth inning en route to defeating Bishop... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
A Forgotten Past: Anzac and the Armenian Genocidehospitals and refugee centres in place of the killing fields. In 1922, Near Ea
A Forgotten Past: Anzac and the Armenian Genocide
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 6 days ago
hospitals and refugee centres in place of the killing fields. In 1922, Near East Relief chose a man named Lionel Wirt as one of their spokesmen after he had proved himself by establishing relief committees in every state of the US. He... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
A Forgotten Past: Anzac and the Armenian Genocidehospitals and refugee centres in place of the killing fields. In 1922, Near Ea
A Forgotten Past: Anzac and the Armenian Genocide
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 6 days ago
hospitals and refugee centres in place of the killing fields. In 1922, Near East Relief chose a man named Lionel Wirt as one of their spokesmen after he had proved himself by establishing relief committees in every state of the US. He... Read more
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The Marietta Times
2016 MOV Hall of Fame class electedThey are Mike Deem (Jackson County), Tom Hill (Pleasants County), Ryan Jobes (W
2016 MOV Hall of Fame class elected
The Marietta Times / Posted 7 days ago
They are Mike Deem (Jackson County), Tom Hill (Pleasants County), Ryan Jobes (Wood County), Charlie Kupfner (Wirt/Wood counties), Taylor Phillips (Wood County), Jimmy Scott (Ritchie County), Sarah Tokodi (Wood County), Ray Swisher (Jackson County),... Read more
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Parkersburg News and Sentinel
Local father, daughter walking across U.S.top. Gary is a 66-year-old Marine veteran and 1968 graduate of Parkersburg Sou
Local father, daughter walking across U.S.
Parkersburg News and Sentinel / Posted 7 days ago
top. Gary is a 66-year-old Marine veteran and 1968 graduate of Parkersburg South High School. Sunnie, a 1997 graduate of Wirt County High, is a 37-year-old mother of a 4-year-old boy Dakota, who is living in Florida with Sunnie's sister, Heather.... Read more
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Parkersburg News and Sentinel
Father, daughter walking across U.S.top. Gary is a 66-year-old Marine veteran and 1968 graduate of Parkersburg Sou
Father, daughter walking across U.S.
Parkersburg News and Sentinel / Posted 8 days ago
top. Gary is a 66-year-old Marine veteran and 1968 graduate of Parkersburg South High School. Sunnie, a 1997 graduate of Wirt County High, is a 37-year-old mother of a 4-year-old boy Dakota, who is living in Florida with Sunnie's sister, Heather.... Read more
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Parkersburg News and Sentinel
South home invite returns to EricksonSouth. Marietta High, Parkersburg Catholic, Martins Ferry, John Marshall, Water
South home invite returns to Erickson
Parkersburg News and Sentinel / Posted 8 days ago
South. Marietta High, Parkersburg Catholic, Martins Ferry, John Marshall, Waterford, Wahama, Caldwell, Belpre and Wirt County all will be looking to knock the champs off their thrones. Speaking of thrones, there will be new champions in... Read more
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Dallas Morning News
Jeffers: Electing a president is an undemocratic part of democracyover delegates. The first presidential nominating convention was held in 1831,
Jeffers: Electing a president is an undemocratic part of democracy
Dallas Morning News / Posted 9 days ago
over delegates. The first presidential nominating convention was held in 1831, when former Attorney General William Wirt was selected by the Anti-Masonic Party. He lost the 1832 election to Democrat Andrew Jackson in a four-man race. In... Read more
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Parkersburg News and Sentinel
Wirt County’s Kerby inks with MarshallELIZABETH - Wirt County's Logan Kerby is going to be trading in his orange and
Wirt County’s Kerby inks with Marshall
Parkersburg News and Sentinel / Posted 10 days ago
ELIZABETH - Wirt County's Logan Kerby is going to be trading in his orange and black for a whole lot of green. That's because the Tiger senior inked his national letter of intent Tuesday morning to continue his cross country career at Marshall... Read more
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Parkersburg News and Sentinel
Wtown boys, PHS girls win at Fentonvault and long jump relays. Other local winners in the boys' events included R
Wtown boys, PHS girls win at Fenton
Parkersburg News and Sentinel / Posted 10 days ago
vault and long jump relays. Other local winners in the boys' events included Ripley in the 4x100, Belpre in the 4x400, Wirt County in the 4x800 and Doddridge County in the 4x1600 meters. Fort Frye won in the distance relay, Point Pleasant... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
Neighbors help cops nab burglarsavenues. Reports said when officers were going to the call, they spotted three
Neighbors help cops nab burglars
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 11 days ago
avenues. Reports said when officers were going to the call, they spotted three males walking at Alameda Avenue and Wirt Street who matched the descriptions, and they stopped and questioned them. Neighbors also were brought to the... Read more
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The Williamsport Sun-Gazette
Lancers rally past Centralyear in the circle as the Green Hornets defeated Cowanesque Valley, 7-0. Jenny
Lancers rally past Central
The Williamsport Sun-Gazette / Posted 11 days ago
year in the circle as the Green Hornets defeated Cowanesque Valley, 7-0. Jenny Young added a pair of doubles and Alyssa Yungwirth added two RBIs. Hughesville used a six-run third inning to hold off Southern Columbia and earn a 8-7 win. Taryn... Read more
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Parkersburg News and Sentinel
Monday’s Spring Sports Starsover seven innings and went 2-for-4 with a double and two runs-batted-in Monday
Monday’s Spring Sports Stars
Parkersburg News and Sentinel / Posted 11 days ago
over seven innings and went 2-for-4 with a double and two runs-batted-in Monday during Ritchie County's 7-1 win over Wirt County. DeLancey was joined in a multiple hit outing by teammates Jesse Hodge, Kirsten Seese, Leah Kuhn and Grace... Read more
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The Marietta Times
Fish were biting at derbywill always remember that." Logan said the dip was a shock. "It was the colde
Fish were biting at derby
The Marietta Times / Posted 12 days ago
will always remember that." Logan said the dip was a shock. "It was the coldest water," he said. Austin Doubly, of Wirt County, was looking for a second win at the derby. As he and his father Paul were on their way to have his catch... Read more
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The Newton Kansan
Bible School to celebrate completiontime. Annually there are about 60 volunteers and 450 children enrolled.National
Bible School to celebrate completion
The Newton Kansan / Posted 13 days ago
time. Annually there are about 60 volunteers and 450 children enrolled.Nationally the program was created by Dr. William Wirt, superintendent of schools from Gary, Indinana, in 1914.In 1952, the U.S. Supreme Court upheld the legality of the the... Read more
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Parkersburg News and Sentinel
Derby reels in young anglerswill always remember that." Logan said the dip was a shock. "It was the colde
Derby reels in young anglers
Parkersburg News and Sentinel / Posted 13 days ago
will always remember that." Logan said the dip was a shock. "It was the coldest water," he said. Austin Doubly, of Wirt County, was looking for a second win at the derby. As he and his father Paul were on their way to have his catch... Read more
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Weirton Daily Times
Weir tops IrishCooper S, RBI; Devore S, RBI; Yoho S; Shannon S. In other softball action, Cha
Weir tops Irish
Weirton Daily Times / Posted 14 days ago
Cooper S, RBI; Devore S, RBI; Yoho S; Shannon S. In other softball action, Chapmanville beat Madonna, 7-4; Madonna beat Wirt County, 6-4; and University beat Oak Glen, 10-8. BASEBALL Beavers beat Panthers CALCUTTA - The Beaver Local baseball... Read more
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MLive.com
Your 2016 guide to free entertainment in Bay City this summerto start rolling during the 2015 summer movies series.Nicole Hester | MLive.com
Your 2016 guide to free entertainment in Bay City this summer
MLive.com / Posted 15 days ago
to start rolling during the 2015 summer movies series.Nicole Hester | MLive.com Sponsors: Team One Credit Union and the Wirt Lee Family Time: All movies start at about 9:30 p.m., when the sun goes down. What to bring: A blanket or lawn chairs... Read more
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KPRC Local 2 Houston
HPD investigates road rage shooting in southwest Houstonand rear passenger windows of the couple's SUV. The couple went to a Home Depo
HPD investigates road rage shooting in southwest Houston
KPRC Local 2 Houston / Posted 15 days ago
and rear passenger windows of the couple's SUV. The couple went to a Home Depot in the 8400 block of the Katy Freeway and Wirt Road to report the incident.. Police are calling this a road rage shooting. No one was injured. 2016... Read more
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Jackson County Pilot
Jackson County Pilothas performed at Our Savior’s, making its trip because of a special tie between
Jackson County Pilot
Jackson County Pilot / Posted 15 days ago
has performed at Our Savior’s, making its trip because of a special tie between one choir member and the church. Chris Wirt, a member of the choir, grew up in Jackson and attended Our Savior’s as her home church. Her sister, Dawn Eddy, is still... Read more
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Parkersburg News and Sentinel
Uncut Diamond Memoriesa delayed sectional final in ankle-deep mud at Ritchie County, watching the Eli
Uncut Diamond Memories
Parkersburg News and Sentinel / Posted 16 days ago
a delayed sectional final in ankle-deep mud at Ritchie County, watching the Elizabeth wind whip the sun-baked dirt of the Wirt County infield into a miniature Tornado Alley of whirling dust cyclones; these were ordinary incidents. Other... Read more
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Parkersburg News and Sentinel
United Way Alliance issues reportinitiatives that benefit the greater Mid-Ohio Valley, officials said. United W
United Way Alliance issues report
Parkersburg News and Sentinel / Posted 16 days ago
initiatives that benefit the greater Mid-Ohio Valley, officials said. United Way serves as the 2-1-1 provider for Wood and Wirt counties, handling calls every week from individuals looking for assistance and referrals, coordinates 16 food pantries... Read more
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Parkersburg News and Sentinel
Court starts juvenile drug diversion programthe prosecutor's office and the West Virginia Department of Health and Human Re
Court starts juvenile drug diversion program
Parkersburg News and Sentinel / Posted 17 days ago
the prosecutor's office and the West Virginia Department of Health and Human Resources. Tallman's office covers Wood, Wirt and Pleasants counties. For the first month or so, the participants will meet with Tallman and others every Monday. In... Read more
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Parkersburg News and Sentinel
Monday’s Spring Sports StarsIn a wild 21-12 win over Wirt County Monday in Elizabeth, Parkersburg Catholic'
Monday’s Spring Sports Stars
Parkersburg News and Sentinel / Posted 18 days ago
In a wild 21-12 win over Wirt County Monday in Elizabeth, Parkersburg Catholic's Ryan Roedersheimer pitched three innings of relief to earn the victory and also went 3-for-6 with two doubles and three runs-batted-in to pace the Crusaders. Teammate... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
Atlanta Braves' Debut 50 Years Ago Was Followed In Chattanooga1965 season. Veteran sports writers and longtime baseball observers Allan Morr
Atlanta Braves' Debut 50 Years Ago Was Followed In Chattanooga
The Chattanoogan / Posted 18 days ago
1965 season. Veteran sports writers and longtime baseball observers Allan Morris of the Chattanooga News-Free Press and Wirt Gammon Sr. of The Chattanooga Times covered the new era with much interest and enthusiasm. They attended the opening... Read more
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MLive.com
Bay City Battery Park rebirth on pace for June dedicationinstall the new sidewalks to mirror the exact angle of the sidewalks installed
Bay City Battery Park rebirth on pace for June dedication
MLive.com / Posted 19 days ago
install the new sidewalks to mirror the exact angle of the sidewalks installed in December in front of the Alice and Jack Wirt Library. Bay Landscaping and Begick Nursery have provided landscaping consulting free of charge. Those interested in... Read more
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Parkersburg News and Sentinel
10 set for induction into MOV Sports Hall of FameThey are Mike Deem (Jackson County), Tom Hill (Pleasants County), Ryan Jobes (W
10 set for induction into MOV Sports Hall of Fame
Parkersburg News and Sentinel / Posted 20 days ago
They are Mike Deem (Jackson County), Tom Hill (Pleasants County), Ryan Jobes (Wood County), Charlie Kupfner (Wirt/Wood counties), Taylor Phillips (Wood County), Jimmy Scott (Ritchie County), Sarah Tokodi (Wood County), Ray Swisher (Jackson County),... Read more
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The Williamsport Sun-Gazette
Lancers beat Danville on Malone homerLewisburg (7-0) Next: Lewisburg at Hughesville (Tue.) Montoursville 5, shik 0
Lancers beat Danville on Malone homer
The Williamsport Sun-Gazette / Posted 21 days ago
Lewisburg (7-0) Next: Lewisburg at Hughesville (Tue.) Montoursville 5, shik 0 SINGLES 1. Collin Payne (M) def. Christian Wirt 6-0, 3-6, 6-1; 2. Casey Haas (M) def. Jake Miller 6-3, 6-0; 3. Luis Orda's (M) def. Jacob Mouery 6-2, 6-1. DOUBLES 1.... Read more
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Parkersburg News and Sentinel
PHS girls win Ericksonhorrible conditions and handled themselves very well." Aside from Smith, the o
PHS girls win Erickson
Parkersburg News and Sentinel / Posted 21 days ago
horrible conditions and handled themselves very well." Aside from Smith, the only other boys to win multiple events were Wirt County's Logan Kerby in the 800 (2:03.19) and 1600 (4:35.84) and Grant, who along with his 100 triumph went 18-10 to win... Read more
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Parkersburg News and Sentinel
Crazy time in sportsin the footnotes of history, MadBum was a little under the weather. Last, but
Crazy time in sports
Parkersburg News and Sentinel / Posted 23 days ago
in the footnotes of history, MadBum was a little under the weather. Last, but certainly not least, is a public FYI. Wirt County is still seeking football coaches for both its middle and high school programs. The postings close Friday. I... Read more
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Parkersburg News and Sentinel
Jean Anderson Daileyseveral nieces and nephews. Gigi, as she was known to her family, was a member
Jean Anderson Dailey
Parkersburg News and Sentinel / Posted 23 days ago
several nieces and nephews. Gigi, as she was known to her family, was a member of the Elizabeth United Methodist Church, Wirt Chapter 113 of the Order of the Eastern Stars for 50 years and Daughters of the American Pioneers. The family, with... Read more
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examiner.com
Detroit's architectural awarded neighborhoods increase America's tourismthat last longer. (Fisher Building architects: Albert Kahn and Joseph Nathaniel
Detroit's architectural awarded neighborhoods increase America's tourism
examiner.com / Posted 24 days ago
that last longer. (Fisher Building architects: Albert Kahn and Joseph Nathaniel French). (Guardian Building architect: Wirt C. Rowland). The city's buildings aren't the only attraction in the city but the architectural design and style of the... Read more
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WVVA Bluefield
Gubernatorial candidate Bill Cole holds town hall in Bluefieldthing Cole stressed was improving the education system with more technology and
Gubernatorial candidate Bill Cole holds town hall in Bluefield
WVVA Bluefield / Posted 25 days ago
thing Cole stressed was improving the education system with more technology and less regulation on teachers. He sites Wirt County as a success where student to tablet ratio 1-to-1. "Every classroom has a smart board. The energy level between... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Bankruptcy watchCounty Road 566, March 28, 2016, Chapter 7. Priscilla Marie Andrews (aka Prisc
Bankruptcy watch
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 26 days ago
County Road 566, March 28, 2016, Chapter 7. Priscilla Marie Andrews (aka Priscilla M. Cardenas, Prscilla M. Catheron), 603 Wirt St. Apt. 4, March 30, 2016, Chapter 7. PARIS Amanda Parsons, 1802 E. Harkey St., March 29, 2016, Chapter 13. PINE... Read more
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Parkersburg News and Sentinel
Sharon Clark-SmithMildred Grace (Collins) McFee. She worked as a registered branch office coordi
Sharon Clark-Smith
Parkersburg News and Sentinel / Posted 26 days ago
Mildred Grace (Collins) McFee. She worked as a registered branch office coordinator for many years. Sharon graduated from Wirt County High School in 1961. She enjoyed reading, was a devoted Christian woman and volunteered numerous hours at the... Read more
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The Marietta Times
Wirt County wallops Yellowjackets, 9-2a junior, socked a homer as fans were still just settling in, belting the softb
Wirt County wallops Yellowjackets, 9-2
The Marietta Times / Posted 29 days ago
a junior, socked a homer as fans were still just settling in, belting the softball over the left-center field fence to give Wirt a good start. But things got even better quickly for the Tigers, who proceeded to tally another three runs before... Read more
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Parkersburg News and Sentinel
Wirt County wallops Yellowjackets, 9-2a junior, socked a homer as fans were still just settling in, belting the softb
Wirt County wallops Yellowjackets, 9-2
Parkersburg News and Sentinel / Posted 29 days ago
a junior, socked a homer as fans were still just settling in, belting the softball over the left-center field fence to give Wirt a good start. But things got even better quickly for the Tigers, who proceeded to tally another three runs before... Read more

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