AP-WV--West Virginia News Digest, WV
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WEST VIRGINIA-SUPREME COURT JUSTICE
CHARLESTON, W.Va. — A suspended West Virginia Supreme Court justice who was recently convicted of 11 federal charges is stepping down just ahead of a special legislative session to consider his removal, the governor’s office says.
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EXCHANGE-PLACE FOR MINISTRY
FAIRMONT, W.Va. — Reverend David Hall’s office is still undergoing some changes. In the four months, he has been a part of Valley Chapel United Methodist, a small, yet dignified, brown and white church that sits on Pleasant Valley Road, he has still been adding personal touches to the office that he inherited. By Stephanie Panny, Times West Virginian.
EXCHANGE-GROW OHIO VALLEY
WHEELING, W.Va. — Traditionally, the autumn harvest signals the end of the growing season, but that isn’t the case anymore in the Wheeling area. In fact, leaders of Grow Ohio Valley and several local farmers are demonstrating that vegetables and herbs can be grown locally throughout the winter. By Linda Comins, The Intelligencer.
GUN THEFTS-WEST VIRGINIA, from Huntington: Two West Virginia men have been sentenced for stealing guns from a pawn shop.
STATE SCHOOL BOARD, from Charleston: Former West Virginia Board of Education member Robert Dunlevy has been appointed to the board again.
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