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Robert L. Bland Middle School Band Director Adam Loudin directs his eighth grade band during the VH1 Save the Music Foundation ceremony held at the school Friday, October 14.

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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.


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Assessor pleads guilty to one count

Lewis County Assessor T. Chad Kelley pled guilty last Thursday in Magistrate Court to one count of harassing communication by cell phone, a misdemeanor. Special Magistrate Juanita Adams accepted the guilt plea which was agreed upon by all parties involved in the case including the victim.

Carjacker could face murder charges

A preliminary hearing for Ryan Ashley Hubbs, 33, of Paris, Ohio, the man accused of carjacking a vehicle in Weston last week and then causing a wreck in Marion County that killed a man and a woman, was scheduled to be held this morning before Magistrate Roger D. Clem, Jr. It is expected that Clem will find probable cause that Hubbs committed an armed robbery, the crime with which he is charged in Lewis County.

Robert L. Bland Middle School Band Receives VH1 Save the Music Foundation Grant

VH1 Save the Music Foundation director Chiho Feindler was at Robert L. Bland Middle School last Friday morning to present a grant award to the school. RLBMS received an average value of $35,000 to purchase instruments.








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