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Habitat for Humanity Finishes House

Photo by Jean Flanagan Moorefield Attorney William Bean presided over the closing of the Habitat for Humanity home. Dave Mathias represented Habitat and La Shawn Walters is the new homeowner.   By Jean A. Flanagan Moorefield Examiner More than five years ago, Hardy County’s Habitat for Humanity purchased two acres of land in Old Fields.

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Vetter Named Moorefield High School PRO

By Jean A. Flanagan Moorefield Examiner When school opens on Friday, Aug. 16, Moorefield High School students and staff will welcome a new face to its halls. Hardy County Sheriff’s Deputy Josh Vetter will assume the duties of Prevention Resource Officer at MHS. “I’m super excited,” Vetter said. “I was in Moorefield High

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Commissioners Call Special Meeting

The Hardy County Commission will hold a Special Meeting on Monday, July 23 at 9 a.m. at the Hardy County Commission Room at the Courthouse. The purpose of the Special Meeting is to make a decision on a verbal request of a funding allocation for the Wardensville War Memorial Building. Anyone wishing

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Out-Of-State Money Floods West Virginia Senate Primary as Special Interests Seek to Buy Election

By Lon Anderson Moorefield Examiner   Anyone who thinks elections in the U.S. can’t be bought needs to take a closer look at campaign contributions and expenditures in last May’s West Virginia Senate primary elections. If they weren’t bought, it was not for a lack trying. Independent expenditures made mostly by so-called “Super PACs”

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As New Council Takes Reins, Kesner Resigns

By Jean A. Flanagan Moorefield Examiner Citing “changing family obligations” that preclude him from spending the time necessary to represent the citizens of Wardensville, Councilman Luke Kesner submitted his resignation from the Wardensville Town Council. The Wardensville Council met on Monday, July 9. In accepting his resignation, Mayor Betsy Orndoff-Sayers said she hoped Kesner

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One Killed In Traffic Accident

At 7:17am Tuesday, July 10, Hardy County 911 received a call of a motorcycle versus pickup truck accident, with one person injured badly at the intersection of Route 55 and Dover-Fort Run Rd. Units from Moorefield Fire Company, Moorefield Police Department, and Hardy County Sheriff's Office responded. Fraley Ambulance Service also

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Commissioners Table Vote on Ambulance Levy

By Jean A. Flanagan Moorefield Examiner Citing the absence of Commissioner Harold Michael for health reasons, the Hardy County Commission tabled a vote on including an emergency ambulance levy on the November ballot. The commission met on Tuesday, July 3. The levy being considered would raise $1.2 million per year for the Hardy County

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