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WVa Bridge To Show WVU Colors

Posted: 08/26/2009 - When it came to color schemes for the renovation of the Market Street bridge, brown-and-cream didn't have much of a chance against blue-and-gold.

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Red Cross To Expand In WVa

Updated: 08/26/2009 - The Parkersburg-based chapter of the American Red Cross plans to establish five new locations in West Virginia this fall.

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WVa Mulls Greyhound-Training Tracks

Posted: 08/26/2009 - The State Racing Commission has set aside $2 million while it studies whether West Virginia needs two facilities to train greyhounds.

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WVa Contractor Pleads Guilty

Posted: 08/26/2009 - A former web developer for a state government contractor has pleaded guilty to his role in diverting federal grant money.

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Police Charge Ohio Mother With Murder

Posted: 08/25/2009 - Police have arrested a southwest Ohio woman on murder charges after the baby she reported taken was found in a plastic bag in a garbage can.

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Ohio SAT Scores Better Than Average

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Updated: 08/25/2009 - Ohio's high school class of 2009 beat the national averages in the three sections of the SAT college entrance exam.

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Ohio Schoolchildren Miss Goals In 5Th, 8Th Grades

Posted: 08/25/2009 - New rankings show Ohio student achievement returned to a 10-year high last year and that more schools and districts were rated effective or higher, with a record 116 districts deemed excellent with distinction.

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VA Investigates Errant Notices Of Fatal Disease

Posted: 08/25/2009 - The U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs is re-examining files to determine how many veterans received erroneous letters saying they have Lou Gehrig's disease.

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Ohio Businessman To Run For US House Seat

Posted: 08/25/2009 - A republican businessman and former mayor has filed initial paperwork to run for the U.S. House seat in the highly contested 16th Congressional District in northeast Ohio.

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Back To School Safety Tips

Posted: 08/25/2009 - Summer is winding down and fall is gearing up and with the school year approaching school safety always comes to mind for many parents, teachers and faculty.

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W.Va.'s 2009 SAT Scores Down Slightly From 2008

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Posted: 08/25/2009 - West Virginia's graduating high school seniors scored above the nationwide average on the critical reading and writing sections of the SAT exam but did worse in mathematics.

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WVU Grad Student Ok After Chemical Spill

Posted: 08/25/2009 - A brief scare at the Health Sciences Center at West Virginia University was triggered by a graduate student who dropped a bottle of a chemical called phenol in a second-floor lab.

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