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Meetings this week 11-28-22

The city of Lewisburg Planning Commission will hold a working session on Thursday, Dec. 1, at 5:30 p.m. in the Paul R. Cooley Council Chambers, Lewisburg City Hall, 942 Washington Street, West. On the agenda: review, consider and discuss agritourism supplemental regulations, uses not permitted in the historic overlay, draft zoning map, zoning map and […] The post  Meetings this week 11-28-22 appeared first on West Virginia Daily News.
LEWISBURG, WV
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Mountaineer Food Bank Mobile Food Pantry distribution schedule announced

WEST VIRGINIA ( LOOTPRESS) – The Mountaineer Food Bank has released the upcoming week’s schedule for its Mobile Food Pantry. Stops in McDowell, Greenbrier, and Mercer Counties will be among those included in this week’s distribution schedule, which can be seen below. All distributions are scheduled to take place from 11:00am to 12:30pm unless otherwise noted.
MERCER COUNTY, WV

Clay and leather classes coming up at Carnegie Hall

LEWISBURG (WVDN) – Carnegie Hall’s Classes and Workshops Series continues through December, giving artists with different experience levels the chance, not only to advance their craft, but also make homemade gifts for the holidays. Upcoming classes include clay classes with Amy Durrman and Kelsie Tyson and leather classes with Luke Davis. Beginning Tuesday, Nov. 29, […] The post Clay and leather classes coming up at Carnegie Hall appeared first on West Virginia Daily News.
LEWISBURG, WV
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Local Sailor returns home for the holidays

Communities highlight local stores on Small Business …. Communities highlight local stores on Small Business Saturday. Appalachian Coal Town Christmas brings holiday cheer …. Appalachian Coal Town Christmas brings holiday cheer to Beckley. Family ties run through the Wyoming County Sheriff’s Department. The Wyoming County Sheriff's Department recently hired...
BECKLEY, WV

W.Va. woman dies after stealing ambulance from hospital

CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — A West Virginia woman died Thanksgiving Day after she stole an ambulance from a capital city hospital emergency room and crashed it into the Kanawha River, authorities said. Elizabeth Reed of Hinton was a patient at Charleston Area Medical Center General Hospital when she took Cedar Grove Volunteer Fire Department Ambulance […] The post W.Va. woman dies after stealing ambulance from hospital appeared first on West Virginia Daily News.
CHARLESTON, WV

Christmas decorating contest underway in Alderson

ALDERSON, WV (LOOTPRESS) – Alderson Main Street is once again sponsoring a home and business decorating contest for the holidays. Houses and businesses within the town limits will be observed on Wednesday, December 7 between 6 and 8:00 p.m. Owners are asked to have all their lights and decorations turned on during this time.
ALDERSON, WV

Symphony Orchestra to perform Sounds of the Season

CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — The West Virginia Symphony Orchestra will perform a holiday favorite, Sounds of the Season, at select venues around the state. Michelle Merrill will return as a guest conductor to lead the orchestra on Dec. 2-4 for the show that will feature selections including “The First Noel,” “Deck the Halls,” “How the Grinch Stole Christmas,” and “The Polar Express Suite,” a statement from the orchestra said. The music will feature vocal numbers from the West Virginia Symphony Orchestra Chorus, the West Virginia State University Chorus, the University of Charleston Choir and the Symphony Chorus of Parkersburg.
PARKERSBURG, WV

The LOOTPRESS Pet of the Week is Keller!

BECKLEY, WV (LOOTPRESS) – The LOOTPRESS Week 13 Pet of the Week is Keller!. Keller is the face of the Dragon’s Den shop on Eisenhower Drive in Beckley. First discovered last year as a kitten, he had been abandoned by his feral mother due to an infection he suffered in both eyes which ultimately resulted in a complete loss of vision.
BECKLEY, WV
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Victim in Raleigh County shooting identified

Beckley, WV (WOAY) – Beckley Police identifies the victim in early Wednesday morning shooting as 45-year-old Juwan Greer. Raleigh County law enforcement received a call at approximately 3:45 AM on Wednesday, November 23, reporting a shooting on the 100 block of Truman Avenue. Upon arrival, authorities discovered a male...
BECKLEY, WV

Progressive CEOS Club holds November 2022 meeting

The Progressive CEOS Club met at the Rhema Church for their November meeting with seven members present. President Patty Gray called the meeting to order by welcoming everyone. As she was welcoming everyone, she read the following: “Every night we go to bed without any assurance of being alive in the morning, but we still […] The post Progressive CEOS Club holds November 2022 meeting appeared first on West Virginia Daily News.
RUPERT, WV

Deadlocked jury results in Storer mistrial

A deadlocked Greenbrier County jury resulted in a mistrial in the trial of Terri Lynn Storer. Storer was tried during the week of Nov. 21 on two counts of murder in Greenbrier County Circuit Court for the 2019 shooting deaths of Jeremiah Thomas and Jennifer Thomas. The shooting took place on Nov. 29, 2019. “On […] The post Deadlocked jury results in Storer mistrial appeared first on West Virginia Daily News.

Massive sinkhole threatens to swallow West Virginia police department

(CNN) — A huge sinkhole has opened up right next to a West Virginia police department, disrupting traffic and requiring several schools to move their classes online.The sinkhole, located on West Virginia Route 20 right next to the police department, is a long-standing problem in Hinton, West Virginia. When the sinkhole first opened up in June, it was just 6 feet wide and about 30 feet deep, according to a news release from the West Virginia Department of Transportation. Officials said that the original collapse was due to a failing 90-year-old drain beneath the road.Crews from the West Virginia Division of Highways...
HINTON, WV