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Ten Projects In WV To Be Funded By Appalachian Regional Commission

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Ten projects in West Virginia will be funded by more than $4.3 million in Appalachian Regional Commission grants. Gov. Earl Ray Tomblin announced the grants Thursday. Among the projects are refurbished laptop computers and training for 785 middle-school students and their families in McDowell County. The computer purchase also was funded through a matching grant… Read More

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Deputies Investigating Possible Copper Theft


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The Athens County Sheriff's office is investigating the possible theft of 150 feet of copper wire at a Verizon cell tower in Glouster. A Verizon employee reportedly contacted the Sheriff's deputy after finding the wire missing at the tower on Antle Orchard road. Investigators determined the suspected thieves cut the compounds fence, climbed the tower,… Read More