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Sutton was shaking over the weekend!  More than ten times in the past few years, residents of Braxton County have reported several minor earthquakes in the area.  The latest occurred early Sunday morning 6...

More than $100,000 remains to be disbursed in 2013 SMART529 college savings matching grants, for either old or new plan enrollees. “We certainly hope SMART529 account holders think seriously about this offer,” said State Treasurer...

By Amber Bass Autumn brings awesome opportunities for learning science, art and literacy for children. During cold months, leaves stop making chlorophyll which gives them their green...

Part One The following account was provided by Jerry Stover, Clay West Virginia to the Clay County Free Press. We hope you will enjoy reading this story from the past. When the Concord Normal at Athens...

The AARP Driver Safety course for drivers age 50 and up is being offered at the Valley Fork Center, Wallback (Former Valley Fork Elementary School.) Tuesday, October 29 – 8:30 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.—4-hr. refresher...

A Health Fair, brought to you by Clay Senior Center, Clay FRN, Clay County Health Department, Rite Aid Corporation, Clay County Development Corporation, will take place on November 13, 2013 from 8 am to...

Everyone had such a good time at the BDA’s first “Fabulous Fall Flea Market” that we couldn’t help but plan another one! Join us at the BDA building (old State Highway Garage) in Two...

By Amber Bass No matter your location in the world, if you are a native West Virginian, your heart is longing for home come autumn. Bits and pieces of strewn color here and there polka...

By Erica Kearns Although the rate of deer/car collisions has declined elsewhere across the United States, West Virginia still remains the most likely state in which...

The Mid-Ohio Valley Health Department is seeking AmeriCorps to fill (2) Health Community Developer positions to help increase access to care, provide education/resources on health and wellness and implement initiatives that will make the...

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