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News in Marion County, West Virginia

UPDATE: Marion County Begins Phase 2 of Upgrades to Palatine Park
Wed, 25 Feb 2015 14:41:23 -0800

 Marion County is beginning phase two of upgrades to Palatine Park.

Monongalia County Commission and Solid Waste Authority Still Battling
Wed, 25 Feb 2015 14:41:44 -0800

Monongalia County is still trying to work through the issue of recycling.

Weston, Grafton Among '10 Safest Places in West Virginia'
Wed, 25 Feb 2015 14:56:11 -0800

The real estate site Movoto.com analyzed violent and property crime data from the FBI Uniform Crime Report for each city, in categories such as murders, rapes, and robberies. 

West Virginia lawmakers mull naming highway after Nick Saban
Wed, 18 Feb 2015 07:51:16 -0800

CHARLESTON, W.Va. | West Virginia lawmakers may name a highway after University of Alabama football coach Nick Saban. Senators have introduced a resolution to name a section of Route 19 in Marion County after Saban, who grew up in the area. It would be dubbed the "Nicholas Lou 'Nick' Saban, Jr., Expressway." Saban, Alabama's coach since 2007, grew up in Fairmont, West Virginia. Saban's Alabama ...

Clay-Battelle High School Students Skype with Sen. Joe Manchin
Wed, 25 Feb 2015 14:41:54 -0800

Senator Joe Manchin had a very informative talk with some of his constituents Wednesday morning, a class of Clay-Battelle High School students.

Full Legislature passes Coal Jobs, Safety Act
Fri, 27 Feb 2015 12:00:53 -0800

The measure passed the House by a vote of 73-25, and passed the full Senate Feb. 10 by a vote of 26-8.

UPDATE: Main Street Fairmont Moves Forward With 'Walkable Blocks' Initiative
Wed, 25 Feb 2015 14:41:33 -0800

Main Street Fairmont has formally announced a call for artists for its sculpted bike racks and crosswalks project.

Marion County Sheriff's Reports Home Confinement Surplus at Commission
Wed, 18 Feb 2015 14:56:11 -0800

The sheriff's department there has announced a surplus of $90,000 in home confinement funds. Sheriff Joe Carpenter informed commissioners of the surplus at Wednesday's commission meeting.

'Nick Saban Expressway' could be coming in West Virginia
Wed, 18 Feb 2015 13:41:44 -0800

While Nick Saban is most famous in the state of Alabama, West Virginia – his home state – isn’t too far off.

Marion County Is Opening a New Tax Business
Fri, 20 Feb 2015 14:56:22 -0800

A new Marion County business is opening its doors to the public this weekend. Insurance Depot is an independent insurance agency, located on Main Street in Mannington behind TL Hotdogs.