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Athens EMS Adding A Full-Time Position

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Athens County EMS will add another fulltime squad member, the county commissioners decided Tuesday. The move is an effort to reduce overtime costs and add more stability to scheduling. Athens County EMS has 34 full-time employees, but relies heavily on part-time squad members to staff its five stations. That causes scheduling problems because the part-time… Read More

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“Farm Fest” Making Its Debut Saturday

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Food, fun and agriculture will the atmosphere for the Jackson-Vinton Farm Bureau's first-ever "Farm Fest," set to debut on Saturday, Aug. 16 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Jackson's Manpower Park. The festival will feature farm machinery and animal displays. Also featured will be businesses that give special Farm Bureau member discounts, such as,… Read More

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Romney To Stump For GOP Hopefuls In West Virginia

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Former Republican presidential nominee Mitt Romney will campaign in West Virginia for U.S. Senate and House hopefuls. On Aug. 19, the former Massachusetts governor will attend a Charleston fundraiser and Beckley rally for Shelley Moore Capito, Alex Mooney and Evan Jenkins. Capito's campaign announced the events Monday in a news release. Congresswoman Capito faces Democratic… Read More