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CHARLESTON, W.Va. — A retired West Virginia Supreme Court justice is due in federal court for a plea hearing on a charge related to his personal use of a state vehicle and gas fuel card. U.S. Attorney Mike Stuart has said Menis Ketchum agreed to plead guilty to one felony count of wire fraud. Ketchum's plea hearing is set for Thursday in U.S. District Court in Charleston.

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HIGH SCHOOL-MOLD, from CHARLESTON, W.Va. — A West Virginia high school is closed for the rest of the week for additional cleaning and testing for mold.


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