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Judge Delays Trial for Former Massey Energy CEO

Sun, 06/14/2015 - 9:41am
BECKLEY, W.Va. (AP) - A federal judge has agreed to delay the criminal trial of former Massey Energy CEO Don Blankenship.The Charleston Gazette reports that U.S. District Judge Irene Berger on Friday delayed the trial from July 13 to Oct. 1. Berger also ordered the trial moved from Beckley to Charleston.Berger's postponement comes a week after prosecutors and defense attorneys asked her to push back the trial to mid-October.Blankenship is charged with conspiring to violate safety standards at...
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Local Funeral Homes Hold Flag Retirement Ceremonies

Sun, 06/14/2015 - 9:29am
Two local funeral homes helped retire American flags which have flown over the Ohio Valley for years.Saturday a ceremony was held as people could donate used or soiled flags to be burned at James Funeral Home in Follansbee and Chambers Funeral Home in Wellsburg.The ashes will be buried on Sunday which is Flag Day across the nation.
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Study of returns to the ER suggests lack of follow-up care

Sun, 06/14/2015 - 8:44am
No one wants to make a repeat visit to the emergency room for the same complaint.
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