Jackson Newspapers - Ripley, WV
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Kenton Grant Parsons, 55 of Gay passed away Sunday, October 19, 2014 at his home following a short illness.

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Charles Herman Smith, 83, of Sandyville, W.V., surrounded by his daughters at his home, peacefully went to be with his Heavenly Father on Sunday morning, October 19, 2014. A graveside service will be held on Friday, October 24, 2014, at...

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The fifth child of six, born to Victor and Alfreda Bradley, Jerry Clark Bradley, an exceptional man, died on October 14, at the age of 56.

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RAVENSWOOD  - Ravenswood’s Red Devils grabbed a 14-6 lead in the second quarter, but a special teams miscue and a controversial field goal at the half swung momentum and led to a 37-20 loss to Class AAA No. 2-rated Pt.

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CROSS LANES –  In their final regular season matchup, the Ripley Lady Viking soccer team fell to Cross Lanes Christian Academy, 2-1.  The Lady Vikes took the early lead on a goal by senior midfielder Callan Banks, but...

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JACKSON COUNTY - The Supreme Court turned away same-sex marriage cases from lower courts in five states Monday, October 6, paving the way for the legalization of same-sex marriages in West Virginia. On October 9, same sex...

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MILLWOOD - Actor/author Henry Winkler challenged and inspired county grade school students and a sold-out Jackson County Community Foundation Benefit crowd at the Jackson County Armed Forces Reserve Center Thursday night to promote the...

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Gotham city — Sources close to the Gotham City Police Department have confirmed that the crime rate in the area has nearly tripled in the past month. Many attribute this spike to the recent murders of billionaires Thomas and Martha...

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Continuing the effort to define what makes a good teacher, I’m following the advice of my most recent informant, which was “ask the kids.” In answer to the teacher question, I was told about a science project developed by two teachers in an...

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So, funny things happen when you pray to be more loving. You get more opportunities to love — even when you’d rather not. That’s what happened to me at least when someone side swiped our car. The mirror and half the hubcap are gone...

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After tracing the BRCA1 and 2 genes through her paternal side, one 23-year-old made the life-changing decision to undergo a prophylactic double mastectomy as a preemptive strike against breast cancer.

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