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HUNTINGTON- Tamara D. Huffman has established an endowed scholarship at the Marshall University Joan C. Edwards School of Medicine in memory of her mother, E. Pauline Harrell.

Wyoming County Commission to meet

PINEVILLE - The Wyoming County Commission will meet at 9:30 a.m. on Wednesday, Nov. 21, in the County Commission Meeting Room at the Riverside Complex.

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LOUISVILLE, Ky. - More than 900,000 pounds of prescription medications were voluntarily disposed of in a single day at nearly 6,000 collection sites nationwide during the 16th National Prescription Drug Take Back Day on Saturday, Oct. 27, according to a release by the Drug Enforcement Administration's Louisville Field Division.

GILBERT - Republican incumbent Mark Dean won re-election to the House of Delegates District 21 seat, which includes the southern half of Mingo County as well as parts of Wyoming and McDowell counties.

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In the general election for West Virginia House of Delegates District 24, Democrat incumbent Ralph Rodighiero and Democrat Tim Tomblin defeated Republicans Jordan Bridges and Aaron Stone.

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I came across a book that I had almost forgotten the other day. It was written by Jack Craft in 1969.

Jack Craft was the founder of Consolidated Bus Lines, which served the southern coalfields for many years before everyone owned a car. Emblazoned on every Consolidated bus, below the company name, was written "Serving the Billion Dollar Coalfields."

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CLEAR FORK - Emma Grace McCoy was laid to rest in a ceremony at Christ Community Church Friday morning after she died following a long illness.

GLEN DANIEL - There are shockers.

Then there was Friday's Wyoming East at Liberty game.

It wasn't so much that Liberty won the game, and thus ended a 25-game losing streak that dated back to 2016.

PINEVLLLE - Christy Laxton never wanted to leave her community that she loves.

Turns out she didn't have to - and her ability to come home again has been both a boon to the community and a sense of pride for the Wyoming County native.

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PINEVILLE - The Town of Pineville hosted its annual Autumn Fest 2018 on Saturday, Oct. 27.

Autumn Fest coordinator and Pineville Recorder Victoria Knight Clay provided this list of winners:

PINEVILLE - Here is the October arrest report from the Wyoming County Sheriff's Department, arranged in order of date, with suspect's name, charge, and the name of the arresting officer:

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PINEVILLE - The Pineville Lions Club is sponsoring a walk at 10 a.m. on Saturday, Nov. 17.

The walk, which will begin at the Wyoming County Courthouse steps, will help sponsor diabetic children, ages 7-15, from Wyoming County to attend Camp Kno-Koma.

Courtesy of Donna Musgrave

The Upsilon Master Chapter of Beta Sigma Phi Sorority held a meeting and Halloween Social on Oct. 23 at the home of Donna Musgrave in Pineville.

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LOGAN - Southern West Virginia Community and Technical College is partnering with the West Virginia Attorney General's Office to offer a Senior Citizen Cyber Security workshop.

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Students in elementary and middle schools in Wyoming County have transportation home from after-school functions or tutoring, thanks to the county's activity buses.

When Amber Atkinson graduated from River View High School, she told her husband she wanted to find something meaningful to do - "something that drew me in," she said. Now, two years later, each time the Bradshaw native travels through McDowell County, she's filled with a sense of pride.