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                                                                 Wednesday, October 1, 2014


Sharpe Hospital Employees Picket

Members of UE Local 170 conducted informational picketing Monday afternoon at the entrance road to William R. Sharpe, Jr. Hospital in Weston. Hospital and Division of Highways employees were on hand to bring public attention to ongoing problems at the hospital and other state agencies, including low pay, staff shortages, contracting of employees and mandatory overtime. (Photo by John G. Wolfe)

May Aid in
Aliayah Case

Age-Enhanced Photo

Missing Aliayah Lunsford


Aliayah Lunsford, 3, was last seen Saturday, Sept. 24, 2011 at 6:30 a.m. She disappeared from the Bendale area, wearing purple pajama pants and a pink sweat shirt. Lunsford has short brown hair and brown eyes and is missing four front teeth. If you have any information, please call 304-269-8241.


Local News

2nd Company
Eyes Pipeline
Across Area

Commission President Agnes Queen reported that the Lewis County Commissioners were contacted last week by EQT in regards to another potential natural gas pipeline that will run through Lewis County and into Virginia.

Sharpe Hospital Employees Picket
Dozens of William R. Sharpe, Jr. employees, members of the UE Local 170 public employees union, conducted informational picketing on Monday afternoon at the entrance road to the hospital in Weston.

Candlelight Vigil
Held for Aliayah

"Somewhere Out There" was the theme of the candlelight vigil held for Aliayah Lunsford.






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