The Beckley Dance Theatre School and Beckley Preforming Arts are set to perform the iconic Christmas ballet “The Nutcracker,’’ a “glorious celebration of the holiday season.”

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For five years, Brian Morgan of Oceana has served as the project supervisor at R.D. Bailey Lake. He began his career there as a Co-Op Student in 1998 while attending college.

Time is running out for county residents who will be 65 years old or older prior to July 1, 2019 as well as those who are permanently and totally disabled to apply for the homestead tax exemption.

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For nearly three decades, Richard Browning has been working to have the Coalfields Expressway completed. It will be the first four-lane road for both Wyoming and McDowell counties.

Wyoming County Toy Fund organizers are urging residents who want to donate used toys or make a cash contribution to do it sooner rather than later.

Wyoming County commissioners agreed to loan the Ravencliff-McGraws-Saulsville Public Service District the cost of a new pump and installation during their meeting Wednesday.

The City of Mullens is partnering with the Mullens Area Chamber of Commerce to provide a memorable celebration of the holiday season Thursday, Nov. 29.

Editor’s note: The following press release was provided by Wyoming County Schools. Funding for the after-school activity buses is provided through the voter-approved excess levy, also known as the “textbook levy,” which goes before voters again next year.

Editor’s note: The following press release was provided by Wyoming County Schools. Partial funding for school nurses is provided through the voter-approved excess levy, also known as the “textbook levy,” which goes before voters again next year.

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Wyoming County Toy Fund organizers will meet again today at 6 p.m. in the former Riverside Grade School building in Pineville, near Palisades Park, to accept, clean and organize donated toys.

Wyoming County Toy Fund organizers will kick off this year’s project today, Oct. 22, at 6 p.m. in the former Riverside Grade School building in Pineville, near Palisades Park.

Wyoming County Commission members addressed a number of issues Wednesday morning, from the Harm Reduction Program to the county budget to increasing garbage rates.

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GLEN FORK - Though it is off the beaten path, the Roscoe Plumley Wyoming County Youth Camp is one of the county’s most beautiful attractions. The 28-acre camp sits in a quiet, rural area, surrounded by lush mountains.

The Public Service Commission has ordered natural gas utilities to lower the purchased gas portion of their rates for more than 95 percent of the natural gas customers in the state.

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As deer-vehicular collisions increase significantly during the months of October and November, the West Virginia Division of Natural Resources is urging motorists to be extra cautious while driving.

Pineville – West Virginia University students held two roundtable discussions last week as part of the new “branding” project for the small town.

Clear Fork – West Virginia First Lady Cathy Justice helped kick off Westside High School’s Communities in Schools program Sept. 21.

Beginning this month, Shentel began collecting a fee for the “Wyoming County Franchise Authority.”

William Casey Marland was a maverick by all accounts. It took him only a few days into his one term as governor of West Virginia to alienate the entire state Legislature and the coal companies doing business within West Virginia’s borders.

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Editor’s note: Savannah Lusk, of Covel, is a 2014 graduate of Wyoming County East High School and one of 10 West Virginia University students named a Fulbright Scholar. The federally-funded international exchange program allows students to study, teach and/or conduct research in other countr…

Pineville has been chosen as the West Virginia University Reed College of Media’s next community branding partner.

Featuring live entertainment and hometown fun, Wyoming County’s Labor Day Festival will be held on the courthouse lawn in Pineville today, Sept. 3, from 6 until 9:30 p.m.

Students return to the classroom Tuesday, Sept. 4.

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Mullens – Virginia Mae Wildey Cook wanted music and dancing for her 100th birthday party; she got her wish.

Wyoming County Commission members said they are still receiving numerous calls from residents inquiring about the “Wyoming County Franchise Authority” for which Shentel will begin collecting franchise fees next month.

Last week, postcards were mailed to 44,939 West Virginia residents who have been identified as eligible but not registered to vote, according to West Virginia Secretary of State Mac Warner.

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Twin Falls Resort State Park will be among the nine state parks hosting controlled deer hunts this fall.

Fake checks sent to residents through the mail is one of the most common scams to circulate through the area. The scam is making its rounds again.

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Filled with essays and poems, Gracie Lester shares slices of her life along with the lessons learned in her new book “Gracie’s Corner – I Have Something To Say And I’ll Say It My Way...”

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A month before his 19th birthday, U.S. Army Pvt. Kenneth R. Shadrick, of Skin Fork, was killed in action during the Korean War. Incorrect news accounts distinguished him as the first casualty of the war.

Wyoming County Commission members dealt with routine matters Wednesday during their regular meeting.

Using the theme “Unforgettable Fun,” the 94th annual State Fair of West Virginia is set Aug. 9-18 on the State Fairgrounds in Fairlea, near Lewisburg.

OCEANA — One of the goals of the Grow Wyoming County project is “making sure small business can thrive here,” explained Terry Bartley, of the West Virginia Community Development Hub.

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Once a popular restaurant and meeting location, Hardee's Restaurant closed its doors last week in Oceana.

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Magic Mart’s imminent closing is not only an economic issue, but an emotional issue as well – for customers as well as employees.

County residents who will be 65 years old or older prior to July 1, 2019, as well as those who are permanently and totally disabled, are urged to apply for the homestead tax exemption prior to Dec. 1 in the assessor’s office in the courthouse, according to Michael E. Cook, Wyoming County assessor.

Ammar’s Inc., the parent company of the regional Magic Mart chain, is closing all of its department stores in southern West Virginia and southwest Virginia, as well as the company’s headquarters and warehouse facility in Bluefield, Va.

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