The Register-Herald, Beckley, West Virginia

Editorials

October 19, 2013

Thumbs — Saturday, Oct. 19, 2013

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Thumbs up ... to a recent tip that led the Wyoming County Sheriff’s Department to 450 marijuana plants, with a street value of $1.3 million, in Coal Mountain. Anyone with information on drugs is urged to contact the Sheriff’s Department at 304-732-8000, ext. 301.

Thumbs up ... to the Plum Creek Foundation for awarding $5,000 to the Rainelle Community Development Corporation for developing the 20-plus acres donated by Dr. Darrell Cales for Little League baseball and softball fields. Preliminary plans call for two more playing fields and additional recreational amenities.

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Editorials
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    July 24, 2014

  • Rain? What Rain?

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    July 23, 2014

  • Do tell

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    July 22, 2014

  • Juvenile justice

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    July 20, 2014

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    July 19, 2014

  • Do something

     Johnstown police have charged three men in the brutal murder early Sunday of a city academy student.

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  • Showcase

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    July 17, 2014

  • Bon appetit

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    July 16, 2014

  • Generous

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    July 15, 2014

  • Reminder

    Study points out old, new problems with W.Va. roads

    July 13, 2014