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Maids softball ends season with runner-up finish in Section

Lewis County Maids softball battled hard last week in the sectional tournament, dropping their opening game to Roane County before rebounding with wins over Clay County and Braxton County, and getting revenge against Roane in the semifinal, only to fall to the defending state champion Herbert Hoover Huskies in the final.
LEWIS COUNTY, WV
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Regional broadband project takes one step closer to proceed

RIPLEY W.Va. (WV News) — As with any major project, there are many steps to take before the first portion can start. That is especially true for government-related or grant plans. The regional broadband project that will impact seven counties including Jackson is gearing up for Phase I which...
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Road work leaves hundreds of Roane County homes without water service

WALTON, W.Va. (WCHS) — Hundreds of homes in Roane County are without water service after road work damaged lines near Walton, West Virginia. Roane County Commissioner Andy Corkrean reported water lines servicing about 400 homes were affected after road crews worked to repair slips along Route 119 south of Ambler Ridge Road.
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Justice declares state of emergency in Roane County after heavy rain

SPENCER — Nearly 2.5 inches of rain fell in Roane County Saturday, leading West Virginia Gov. Jim Justice to declare a state of emergency. Roane was one of three counties to receive the declaration — along with Cabell and Putnam — after heavy rainfall caused flooding, road blockages and power outages in those areas, according to a release from the governor’s office.
ROANE COUNTY, WV
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Emergency Declared for 3 WV Counties Due to Flooding

CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — West Virginia Gov. Jim Justice on Saturday declared a state of emergency for three counties following heavy rains that caused significant local flooding. The emergency was declared for Cabell, Putnam and Roane counties. The severe rainstorm Friday caused flooding and power outages and blocked roads...
CABELL COUNTY, WV
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Justice places 3 counties under state of emergency following flash flooding

CHARLESTON, W.Va. — Gov. Jim Justice placed Cabell, Putnam and Roane counties under a state of emergency Saturday following flash flooding that occurred Friday. The state of emergency frees up state resources to help counties in recovery efforts. According to the governor’s office, the “State Emergency Operations Center is...
CHARLESTON, WV

Crews rescue woman from floodwaters in Roane Co.

ROANE COUNTY, WV (WOWK) — Metro 911 says there was a water rescue that occurred near Cotton Tree Road and U.S. Route 119 around 12:53 p.m. on Friday. Metro said crews were able to rescue the person from the water, and they are safe. Several West Virginia counties are experiencing serious flooding, including Roane County, […]
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Nicholson pitches Roane past error-prone Lewis

WESTON, W.Va. (WV News) — No. 3 seed Roane County got a strong performance in the circle from Mahailey Nicholson and capitalized on five Lewis County errors to pick up a win to open play in the Class AA Region II, Section 2 playoffs. The game was the rubber...
WESTON, WV