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New Martinsville City Council Honors Local Police

New Martinsville City Council met at the Municipal Building in Council Chambers on September 8, for a regularly scheduled meeting. After the invocation, Councilman Joel Potts led in the Pledge of Allegiance. Mayor Sandy Hunt then called the meeting to order. Council gave approval to the August 2020, Council meetings minutes. Also approved was the City Invoices and Financial reports (Budget reports available upon request). Mayor Hunt then introduced Police Chief Tim Cecil to present awards to certain Patrolman for their courage and jobs well done. The Medal of Valor was given to ...


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From My View For October 30

I would love to start my column thanking Bev Gibb and the New Martinsville Parks and Recreation for putting on the Bruce Park Boo at the Park. I have been on the Parks Commission for a couple years now, and I was shocked to see all the many kids and grown-ups present at this years event.I'm ...


Lasure, Daniel

Daniel A. Lasure, age 52 of New Martinsville, WV passed away Tuesday September 8, 2020, from an automobile accident. Sympathy expressions at grisellfuneralhomes.com

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Dear Editor:As you will know from your reading of The Book of Exodus, Moses when he first saw the "burning bush" was curious and went back and took a second look. ["And Moses said, I will now turn aside, and see this great sight, why the bush is not burnt. And when the L-rd saw that he turned ...