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Arnett Artie Beaver
Beckley Blue Jay Bolt
Bradley Clear Creek Coal City
Colcord Cool Ridge Crab Orchard
Daniels Dorothy Eccles
Fairdale Ghent Glen Daniel
Glen Morgan Glen White Harper
Helen Lanark Lester
Mabscott Mac Arthur Midway
Naoma Odd Piney View
Princewick Prosperity Raleigh
Rhodell Shady Spring Skelton
Sophia Stanaford Surveyor
White Oak Slab Fork Rock Creek
Dry Creek Sprague Terry
Montcoal Cranberry Josephine
Pemberton Sundial

 

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News in Raleigh County, West Virginia

New River Gorge Regional Development Authority looks to develop ‘mega-site’
Mon, 14 Apr 2014 04:03:22 GMT

Local leaders are looking for a large return on the region’s major assets — four-lane highways and the Raleigh County Memorial Airport — in the form of a 500-acre Mega-Site, which could attract a bumper crop of economic engines in technology, cognitive science, clean energy and manufacturing industries.

Beckley’s emergency preparedness efforts still ongoing
Wed, 16 Apr 2014 04:07:23 GMT

Although the City of Beckley Director of Emergency Services position was eliminated two months ago, the county is continuing Kevin Taylor’s emergency preparedness efforts.

School tech: Technology, teaching and training
Mon, 14 Apr 2014 03:06:27 GMT

When the iRaleigh Initiative in the Raleigh County school district placed iPads with every public school student at the beginning of the school year, most teachers and administrators agreed that technology in the classroom is necessary.

Low-Income Spay/ Neuter Program taking applicants
Tue, 15 Apr 2014 04:39:46 GMT

Raleigh County Animal Rescue Inc. will take applications for the Low-Income Spay/Neuter Program from 3 to 6 p.m. April 21 at the Raleigh County Public Library.

Would a Mega-Site bring the region mega success?
Sat, 12 Apr 2014 02:52:25 GMT

Local leaders are looking for a large return on the region’s major assets — four-lane highways and the Raleigh County Memorial Airport — in the form of a 500-acre Mega-Site, which could attract a  bumper crop of economic engines in technology, cognitive science, clean energy and manufacturing industries.

Dr. Eugene L. Schoolfield II
Fri, 04 Apr 2014 09:53:20 GMT

Dr. Eugene L. Schoolfield II was born in Beckley, West Virginia, to Eddiena L. Schoolfield and the late Eugene, Sr. He was educated in the Raleigh County Public School system where he graduated with honors from Woodrow Wilson High School in 1987. Eugene furthered his educational pursuits at the Cincinnati College of Mortuary Science, Cincinnati, Read More... The post Dr. Eugene L. Schoolfield II ...

Calendar — Tuesday, March 18, 2014
Tue, 18 Mar 2014 04:10:00 GMT

AARP Tax-Aide will serve taxpayers, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at United Methodist Temple - The Place. Beckley Toastmasters meeting, noon, Raleigh County Library, Joan Tomasek Room, 221 N. Kanawha St., Beckley.

Mega-Site Project: Are we ready?
Tue, 15 Apr 2014 19:53:29 GMT

The economic success of any area in West Virginia is dependent on many factors, but one essential element is an educated and trained workforce. And increasingly, an educated workforce doesn’t just mean people with four-year college degrees, but instead references residents who are proficient at ready-to-work skills in construction, health care and other fields.

Davis seeks Raleigh Commission seat
Sun, 23 Mar 2014 02:53:12 GMT

My name is Russell Stephen Davis; however, most people know me as Steve Davis and I have filed to run for the Democratic nomination for the Raleigh County Commission.

Groups honor Brown’s request to drop petition
Thu, 03 Apr 2014 18:37:44 GMT

A teacher’s union and a service personnel group in Raleigh County on Wednesday abandoned a petition drive to ask the  Raleigh County Board of Education to “revisit” the resignation of Superintendent Jim Brown.