Beckley (United States)

Type: City
Name: Beckley (United States)
Country: United States
Latitude: 37.790001
Longitude: -81.190002
population: 16,880
First reported 8 hours ago - Updated 8 hours ago - 1 reports

Fayette Democrats to host annual dinner

Senator Tom Carper of Delaware will be keynote speaker for an annual dinner Saturday for the Fayette County Democrats.Carper was born in Beckley but rose to political prominence in Delaware. He has served as a congressman, a governor and now a U.S. Senator ... [Published Charleston Gazette - 8 hours ago]
First reported 12 hours ago - Updated 12 hours ago - 1 reports

4 people are sentenced on drug charges in Beckley federal court

NEWS RELEASE:Beckley, W.Va. – United States Attorney Booth Goodwin announced today that four defendants were sentenced in federal court in Beckley on heroin charges. Douglas Edward Morris, 43, of Beckley, was sentenced to seven years in prison, and Tommy ... [Published WVVA - 12 hours ago]
First reported 13 hours ago - Updated 13 hours ago - 1 reports

Panhandle counties provide fall color

The state Division of Forestry released its latest fall foliage report Thursday.CHARLESTON, W.Va. — State foresters say Coopers Rock State Forest, Cheat Lake and West Virginia’s Northern and Eastern panhandles are the best bets for fall color this weekend. ... [Published WVMetroNews - 13 hours ago]
First reported Oct 20 2014 - Updated Oct 21 2014 - 1 reports

More than 500 WV miners lost their mining certifications for failing drug tests

2014 Trick or Treat Times 2014 Trick or Treat Times (WVVA) Are your little ghouls and goblins ready to head out the doors for another fun night of Trick-or-Treating.Most of the town in our region will celebrate the Halloween tradition on October 31. But ... [Published WVVA - Oct 20 2014]
First reported Oct 18 2014 - Updated Oct 19 2014 - 1 reports

35th annual Bridge Day held at the New River Gorge Bridge

Hinton Child Advocacy Center to hold open house Hinton Child Advocacy Center to hold open house Hinton, WV – The REACHH/Summers County Child Advocacy Center (CAC) is preparing to host local and state officials at their upcoming Come 2 C Your CAC open ... [Published WVVA - Oct 18 2014]
First reported Oct 18 2014 - Updated Oct 18 2014 - 1 reports

Halloween benefits hospitals

Spirit Halloween, a seasonal Halloween store with locations in Barboursville, Beckley, Bridgeport, Charles Town, Charleston, Huntington, Morgantown and Parkersburg, is raising money for 130 Children's Hospitals across the United States and in Canada.“By ... [Published State Journal - Oct 18 2014]
First reported Oct 18 2014 - Updated Oct 18 2014 - 1 reports

Rahall Announces Community Development Block Grant Funding for Beckley (10/17/14)

BECKLEY, W.Va., Oct. 17 -- Rep. Nick Joe Rahall, D-W.Va. (3rd CD), issued the following news release:U.S. Rep. Nick Rahall (D-W.Va.) Friday announced the award of a $275,400 Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) to help the City of Beckley pursue planned ... [Published Targeted News Service - Oct 18 2014]
First reported Oct 18 2014 - Updated Oct 18 2014 - 1 reports

Rep. Rahall Supports Travel Ban to Combat Spread of Ebola (10/17/14)

BECKLEY, W.Va., Oct. 17 -- Rep. Nick Joe Rahall, D-W.Va. (3rd CD), issued the following news release:U.S. Rep. Nick Rahall (D-W.Va.), top Democrat on the House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee, called on the Obama Administration today to implement ... [Published Targeted News Service - Oct 18 2014]
First reported Oct 17 2014 - Updated Oct 17 2014 - 1 reports

Rahall Mobile Office Schedule Week of October 20th

BECKLEY, W.Va. - U.S. Rep. Nick Rahall (D-W.Va.) Friday announced that the Third Congressional District Mobile Office will be traveling to Greenbrier and Pocahontas Counties the week of October 20th. A member of the Rahall office will be available to ... [Published Noodls - Oct 17 2014]
First reported Oct 14 2014 - Updated Oct 14 2014 - 1 reports

CAPTURE: Armed robber on the run since August caught in San Diego, CA

Jonathan Moore is captured in San Diego, CA. He is accused in the armed robbery of CVS in Beckley.Parents of missing UVA student Hannah Graham release new statement Parents of missing UVA student Hannah Graham release new statement University of Virginia ... [Published WVVA - Oct 14 2014]
First reported Oct 09 2014 - Updated Oct 10 2014 - 2 reports

Lab manager in Daniels, WV admits to faking test results, allowing pollutants to be discharged into public waterways

A lab manager for Appalachian Laboratories in Daniels, West Virginia has admitted to tampering with water samples to make it appear as if the samples complied with environmental standards.John W. Shelton, 47. of Daniels pleaded guilty Oct. 9 in U.S. District ... [Published State Journal - Oct 10 2014]
First reported Sep 24 2014 - Updated Sep 24 2014 - 2 reports

Two arrested in meth bust

Hope Pain Clinic, building trust to combat prescription drug abuse Hope Pain Clinic, building trust to combat prescription drug abuse Hope Pain Clinic is utilizing P.P.P.F.D, patients, physicians and pharmacists fighting diversion, and their advanced ... [Published WVVA - Sep 24 2014]

Quotes

Principal Sarah Grose says, "five of the classrooms have electric heat regardless whether the boiling system is working or not, they use that regardless, and then eight right now are currently using the alternative electric heat."
"The Community Development Block Grant program is one of the very few Federal programs that provide flexible funding to enable towns and cities to further a wide range of initiatives tha . . ."
"This Administration needs to be doing absolutely everything possible to address this urgent public healthhealth threat. I believe the Admin . . ."
The CVS store on North Eisenhower Drive was robbed on August 17. According to a news release, a warrant for Moore's arrest was obtained "based on surveillance video footage, witness statements, and physical evidence recovered during the execution of a search warrant of his residence."

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Fayette Democrats to host annual dinner [Published Charleston Gazette - 8 hours ago]
Bluewell boiler issues [Published WVVA - 10 hours ago]
ESCAPEE: Inmate checks out on work release but ... [Published WVVA - 12 hours ago]
4 people are sentenced on drug charges in Beckl... [Published WVVA - 12 hours ago]
Panhandle counties provide fall color [Published WVMetroNews - 13 hours ago]
Manchin hosts tour of WV Energy facilities [Published WVVA - Oct 23 2014]
How soon we forget: Mine safety in W.Va. [Published Charleston Gazette - Oct 21 2014]
More than 500 WV miners lost their mining certi... [Published WVVA - Oct 20 2014]
Liberty Hall: The hidden gem of Frankfort [Published Frankfort State Journal - Oct 20 2014]
UPS raises 22,000 for United Way in Lewisburg [Published WVVA - Oct 20 2014]
The Golden Years: Many seniors care for aging p... [Published Charleston Gazette - Oct 19 2014]
Rahall-Jenkins House race remains tight [Published Logan Banner - Oct 19 2014]
Halloween benefits hospitals [Published State Journal - Oct 18 2014]
35th annual Bridge Day held at the New River Go... [Published WVVA - Oct 18 2014]
Rahall Announces Community Development Block Gr... [Published Targeted News Service - Oct 18 2014]
Rep. Rahall Supports Travel Ban to Combat Sprea... [Published Targeted News Service - Oct 18 2014]
Church activities: Oct. 18, 2014 [Published Charleston Gazette - Oct 17 2014]
Rahall Mobile Office Schedule Week of October 20th [Published Noodls - Oct 17 2014]
Abundant Fall Color Throughout W.Va. [Published WVVA - Oct 16 2014]
Process to put Patrick Cannon in prison is unde... [Published Charlotte Observer - Oct 16 2014]
Q&A: How much time will Cannon really serve? [Published Charlotte Observer - Oct 14 2014]
CAPTURE: Armed robber on the run since August c... [Published WVVA - Oct 14 2014]
Ex-Mayor Patrick Cannon learns his fate on Tuesday [Published Charlotte Observer - Oct 14 2014]
CFO resigns at Glenwood Park Retirement Village... [Published WVVA - Oct 13 2014]
Former VA. first lady seeks later sentencing in... [Published WVVA - Oct 13 2014]
William A. O'Brien: There is life in the 'Livin... [Published Charleston Gazette - Oct 12 2014]
An Insider’s Preview to the Key West Worlds [Published Boats.com - Oct 11 2014]
Fallen police office honored with bridge dedica... [Published WVVA - Oct 10 2014]
Lab manager in Daniels, WV admits to faking tes... [Published State Journal - Oct 10 2014]
Horizons Conference to Present New Research on ... [Published DRUG POLICY ALLIANCE - Oct 10 2014]
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Source: Government of Sierra LeoneCountry: Sierra Leone By State House Communications Unit Representatives of Joule Africa and Endeavour Energy led by the Country Director for Joule Africa, Mr. Patrick Olu Beckley has this morning 14th August donated ...
The View From Your Window Contest: Winner #211 [Published The Daily Dish | By Andrew Sullivan - Jul 01 2014]
A reader thinks it’s San Francisco: The new strip mall on the other, never-photographed side of Alamo Square? Another picks the “Smokeless Coal Capital” of America: Looks like the roof of Tamarack arts center near Beckley, West Virginia. I just ...
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