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U.S. Sen. Joe Manchin, D-W.Va., visited with seniors at the Wyoming County Council on Aging Center, in Itmann, Tuesday morning. Manchin briefly discussed several issues facing seniors as well as the “war on coal,” escalating military efforts in the Middle East, among other topics. One of the most serious problems facing the nation is drugs, Manchin said. “We’ve messed up, but we can fix this,” he emphasized. His answer is “Get off drugs, get educated, and get involved.”
- Manchin visits with seniors
Students return Thursday
Students, in first through 12th grades, return to the classroom Thursday, Aug. 21, for a full day in Wyoming County Schools; staff returned today, according to Frank Blackwell, county schools superintendent.
Silver Haired Legislature serves as model, helps educate seniors
The West Virginia Silver Haired Legislature is a model legislature, composed of 134 representatives who are all 60 years of age or older.
Shelter dogs ready to adopt
Injured and afraid, lost and unable to find their owners, strays that are no longer wanted. The reasons for these animals being at the Wyoming County Dog Shelter are many.
Entertainment set for annual Labor Day fest in Pineville
Pineville Volunteer Fire Department, the town of Pineville and the Pineville Area of Chamber of Commerce are planning the upcoming Wyoming County Labor Day Festival, scheduled Aug. 29-Sept. 1.