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The Horner CEOS Club members that attended the 100th birthday celebration. The club has 27 members total and is the oldest in Lewis County.


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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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CEOS Club Is Marking 100 Years

The Horner CEOS Club celebrated their 100th birthday Friday, Aug. 19, at Horner United Methodist Church. The club is the oldest CEOS club in Lewis County. The club was formed in August 1916, with five charter members and called themselves the Farm Women’s Club. Over the years the name and the outreach services changed to fit the times.

School Tests Scoring Low, BOE Shocked

The West Virginia Department of Education released preliminary assessment results for all public school districts last week. Results are considered preliminary because data from the 2,500 students, who took the West Virginia Alternate Assessment has not been certified yet. Final results will be available in November. Dr. Carol Williams presented the scores at Monday evening’s Board of Education meeting.

Union Says Dominion Lockout Possible in Near Future

Representatives of the United Gas Workers Union (UGWU) Local 69 have issued a press release indicating that Dominion Hope Gas and Dominion Transmission, Inc. may lockout union employees in the near future due to failed negotiations. A lockout is a temporary work stoppage or denial of employment initiated by the management of a company during a labor dispute. This is different from a strike, in which employees refuse to work.








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