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Clarksburg, WV 26301, USA

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WV Supreme Court of Appeals Reinstates Phillip Bush's 1983 Murder Conviction

Wed, 23 Apr 2014 13:46:13 -0700

The West Virginia Supreme Court of Appeals has reinstated Phillip Reese Bush's conviction for two first degree murder charges in connection to his 1983 conviction for the murders of Charles Dale Goff and Kathleen Jane Williams.

4 Indicted on Federal Charges in North Central WV

Mon, 21 Apr 2014 10:10:30 -0700

Normal 0 MicrosoftInternetExplorer4 United States Attorney William J. Ihlenfeld,II , announced 4 additional indictments returned by the Federal Grand Jury. Andrew W. Bolyard, 22 of Morgantown and Ranad Jamal Straughter from Westland, Michigan were name in a two-count indictment charging them each with conspiracy to distribute oxycodone. They both face up to 20 years in prison on each of those ...

Union Mission serves annual Easter meal

Mon, 21 Apr 2014 01:05:36 -0700

The West Virginia Rescue Ministries is prepared to help anyone in need.

Former mayor Burdick runs for county commission

Mon, 21 Apr 2014 01:05:08 -0700

After years of serving the City of Fairmont, William “Bill” Burdick hopes to further his career in politics by running for Marion County Commission.

VA Hospital's Rural Mobile Unit Helps Veterans Across the State

Sun, 20 Apr 2014 15:55:07 -0700

More than 150,000 veterans live in the state of West Virginia, so the Clarksburg VA Medical Center is doing its part to get to as many as it can: by hitting the road with its rural mobile unit.

Children with disabilities enjoy hunting for Easter eggs: PHOTOS

Sun, 20 Apr 2014 01:05:47 -0700

Thousands of brightly colored plastic eggs lined the halls at the Disability Action Center (DAC) at 102 Benoni Ave. in Fairmont Saturday. There were eggs on tables and doorknobs, in the gym and on the handrails. There were eggs for everyone.

McKinley, Gainer are candidates for Congress

Sun, 20 Apr 2014 01:05:23 -0700

Those who will represent their respective parties on the general election ballot for the 1st Congressional District have already been decided. It is one of the few partisan races that will not need to be decided by the Tuesday, May 13 primary election as there are only one Republican and one Democrat vying for the seat.

‘Winter burn’ hits some state plants

Sun, 20 Apr 2014 01:05:12 -0700

A harsh winter has caused some plants to be burned. West Virginia University Extension experts call this damage “winter burn.” It can be found on boxwood plants, a common but non-native plant in West Virginia.

Tuesday deadline for voter registration

Sat, 19 Apr 2014 01:35:27 -0700

The deadline for new voters to register before the May 13 primary is fast approaching. Residents have until 4:30 p.m. on Tuesday to go to a government office, such as the county clerk’s office or the DMV, and fill out a voter registration card.

Swimming Challenge available for children with autism

Sat, 19 Apr 2014 01:35:19 -0700

The Corridor Chapter of the Autism Society of West Virginia (AS-WV) and the YMCA of Clarksburg will be sponsoring the second annual Swimming Challenge for children affected by autism. The swimming challenge gives children with autism the opportunity to attend swimming lessons and work on their swimming skills one-on-one.

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