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WVVA Bluefield
Sheriff's office says man, woman dead after home invasionSandbranch Road in Bradley. The suspect has been apprehended in a police stand
WVVA Bluefield / Posted 2 hours ago
Sandbranch Road in Bradley. The suspect has been apprehended in a police standoff on North Sandbranch Road in Bradley. Homer Hickam kicks off 'Rocket Boys' festivalHomer Hickam kicks off 'Rocket Boys' festival BECKLEY, W.Va. (WVVA) Just two... Read more
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WVVA Bluefield
State troopers in Welch revive unresponsive man at drive-throughSandbranch Road in Bradley. The suspect has been apprehended in a police stand
WVVA Bluefield / Posted 3 hours ago
Sandbranch Road in Bradley. The suspect has been apprehended in a police standoff on North Sandbranch Road in Bradley. Homer Hickam kicks off 'Rocket Boys' festivalHomer Hickam kicks off 'Rocket Boys' festival BECKLEY, W.Va. (WVVA) Just two... Read more
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WVVA Bluefield
Homer Hickam kicks off 'Rocket Boys' festivalwith the American Red Cross, Southeast WV Chapter, to help raise money for the
WVVA Bluefield / Posted yesterday
with the American Red Cross, Southeast WV Chapter, to help raise money for the victims of hurricanes Harvey and Irma. BECKLEY, W.Va. (WVVA) Just two... Read more
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WVVA Bluefield
Princeton Fire Dept. to host car seat safety eventwith the American Red Cross, Southeast WV Chapter, to help raise money for the
WVVA Bluefield / Posted yesterday
with the American Red Cross, Southeast WV Chapter, to help raise money for the victims of hurricanes Harvey and Irma. Homer Hickam kicks off 'Rocket Boys' festivalHomer Hickam kicks off 'Rocket Boys' festival BECKLEY, W.Va. (WVVA) Just two... Read more
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WSFA 12 Montgomery
Author Homer Hickam's Virgin Islands home hit by hurricane IrmaIrma hit the U.S. Virgin Islands as a Category 5 hurricane. Huntsville author H
WSFA 12 Montgomery / Posted 8 days ago
Irma hit the U.S. Virgin Islands as a Category 5 hurricane. Huntsville author Homer Hickam is just starting to learn about the damage done to his home on the island of St. John. The author of "Rocket Boys," a memoir that the movie "October Sky" is... Read more
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WTVM 9 Columbus
Author Homer Hickam's Virgin Islands home hit by hurricane IrmaIrma hit the U.S. Virgin Islands as a Category 5 hurricane. Huntsville author H
WTVM 9 Columbus / Posted 8 days ago
Irma hit the U.S. Virgin Islands as a Category 5 hurricane. Huntsville author Homer Hickam is just starting to learn about the damage done to his home on the island of St. John. The author of "Rocket Boys," a memoir that the movie "October Sky" is... Read more
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Mashable
After Hurricane Irma, U.S. Virgin Islands residents feel forgottenany sense,” Saia said. “Now that Irma’s going to Florida, we’re basically just
Mashable / Posted 13 days ago
any sense,” Saia said. “Now that Irma’s going to Florida, we’re basically just going to disappear.” Image: chris P. Pye Homer Hickam, author of Rocket Boys, which was basis for the movie October Sky, owns a home on St. John and has a long... Read more

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