jacksonnewspapers.com http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/article/20121011/SPORTS/121019973/1001/NEWS jacksonnewspapers.com delivers up-to-the-minute news and information on the latest top stories, weather, entertainment, politics and more. Wed, 23 Apr 2014 04:10:09 +0000 Latest Community Calendar Information http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/article/20140310/NEWS/140319948/1001/NEWS?rssfeed=true Mon, 10 Mar 2014 17:14:14 +0000 http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/article/20140310/NEWS/140319948/1001/NEWS 38th Annual JCCEOS Quilt Show and Sale http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/article/20140310/NEWS/140319950/1001/NEWS?rssfeed=true Mon, 10 Mar 2014 16:33:35 +0000 http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/article/20140310/NEWS/140319950/1001/NEWS Air Bud http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/article/20140228/PHOTOGALLERY/140229711/1001/NEWS?rssfeed=true Fri, 28 Feb 2014 14:23:00 +0000 K-J Ramirez http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/article/20140228/PHOTOGALLERY/140229711/1001/NEWS Members of Drift Run Church holding chili cook-off, auction fundraiser for building expansion http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/article/20140228/NEWS/140229721/1001/NEWS?rssfeed=true Fri, 28 Feb 2014 11:53:34 +0000 http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/article/20140228/NEWS/140229721/1001/NEWS JUST BE-CLAWS http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/article/20140218/PHOTOGALLERY/140219764/1001/NEWS?rssfeed=true Tue, 18 Feb 2014 15:47:52 +0000 Kelli-Jo Ramirez http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/article/20140218/PHOTOGALLERY/140219764/1001/NEWS Jackson County Health Department's Food Handler classes and the need for a food permit http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/article/20140205/SPECIAL-REPORTS/140209869/1001/NEWS?rssfeed=true Wed, 05 Feb 2014 17:36:51 +0000 K-J Ramirez http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/article/20140205/SPECIAL-REPORTS/140209869/1001/NEWS Ravenswood City Council agenda for Tuesday, February 2 http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/article/20140204/NEWS/140209914/1001/NEWS?rssfeed=true Tue, 04 Feb 2014 12:03:43 +0000 http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/article/20140204/NEWS/140209914/1001/NEWS All counties in West Virginia under Chill Watch http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/article/20140107/SPECIAL-REPORTS/140109956/1001/NEWS?rssfeed=true Tue, 28 Jan 2014 12:36:39 +0000 http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/article/20140107/SPECIAL-REPORTS/140109956/1001/NEWS JN weather update http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/article/20140107/SPECIAL-REPORTS/140109955/1001/NEWS?rssfeed=true Tue, 28 Jan 2014 12:36:21 +0000 http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/article/20140107/SPECIAL-REPORTS/140109955/1001/NEWS Ravenswood City Hall closed due to weather http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/article/20140106/SPECIAL-REPORTS/140109968/1001/NEWS?rssfeed=true Tue, 28 Jan 2014 12:36:56 +0000 http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/article/20140106/SPECIAL-REPORTS/140109968/1001/NEWS JN WEATHER UPDATE DANGEROUSLY COLD AIR AND WIND CHILLS http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/article/20140105/SPECIAL-REPORTS/140109976/1001/NEWS?rssfeed=true Tue, 28 Jan 2014 12:37:53 +0000 http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/article/20140105/SPECIAL-REPORTS/140109976/1001/NEWS THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN CHARLESTON HAS ISSUED A WIND CHILL WATCH http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/article/20140104/SPECIAL-REPORTS/140109977/1001/NEWS?rssfeed=true Tue, 28 Jan 2014 12:38:16 +0000 Research and post by K-J R http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/article/20140104/SPECIAL-REPORTS/140109977/1001/NEWS Morning Jolt: Biden says Russia must 'stop talking and start acting' http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/article/20140422/NEWS/140429937/1001/NEWS?rssfeed=true Tue, 22 Apr 2014 09:52:31 +0000 http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/article/20140422/NEWS/140429937/1001/NEWS In the news

Vice President Joe Biden warned Russia on Tuesday that "it's time to stop talking and start acting" to reduce tension in Ukraine, offering a show of support for the besieged nation as an international agreement aimed at stemming its ongoing crisis appeared in doubt.

Standing alongside acting Ukrainian Prime Minister Arseniy Yatsenyuk, Biden called on Moscow to encourage pro-Russia separatists in eastern Ukraine to vacate government buildings and [...]]]> Capito addresses Chamber luncheon http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/article/20140422/NEWS/140429938/1001/NEWS?rssfeed=true Tue, 22 Apr 2014 08:58:48 +0000 ASHLEY HART http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/article/20140422/NEWS/140429938/1001/NEWS
Capito’s first topic of discussion was the "17-day government shut down" in October, 2013 due to inability to reach common [...]]]>
Hart joins JN editorial staff http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/article/20140422/NEWS/140429939/1001/NEWS?rssfeed=true Tue, 22 Apr 2014 08:53:48 +0000 http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/article/20140422/NEWS/140429939/1001/NEWS Hart, 20 was a 2012 graduate of Ripley High School and attended WVU Parkersburg.

Ashley will be covering Ravenswood City Council, The Jackson County Board of Education and various events within the county. She will also continue JN’s consistent feature coverage of local businesses and interesting people.

Ashley resides in Gay and [...]]]>
Flames destroy Harpold Street apartments http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/article/20140422/NEWS/140429940/1001/NEWS?rssfeed=true Tue, 22 Apr 2014 08:48:43 +0000 GREG MATICS http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/article/20140422/NEWS/140429940/1001/NEWS
Units from the Ravenswood, Silverton, Cottageville and Ripley volunteer fire departments responded to battle the blaze at what was originally the Regency Apartments. Ravenswood Police Department and Jackson County EMS units also responded.

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Today in the News: Ford CEO to retire, reports say http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/article/20140421/NEWS/140429953/1001/NEWS?rssfeed=true Mon, 21 Apr 2014 20:00:00 +0000 http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/article/20140421/NEWS/140429953/1001/NEWS News to know

According to a report by Bloomberg News, Ford CEO Alan Mulally will retire within a month, and Mark Fields will be named his successor. Fields is currently COO for Ford. Mulally has been the head of Ford since 2006 and led the company through the recession without taking a government bailout, which other American automakers did. [...]]]> Nobel laureate Gabriel Garcia Marquez dies at 87 http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/article/20140418/NEWS/140419782/1001/NEWS?rssfeed=true Fri, 18 Apr 2014 11:59:14 +0000 By The Associated Press http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/article/20140418/NEWS/140419782/1001/NEWS MEXICO CITY — Gabriel Garcia Marquez, the Nobel laureate whose novels and short stories exposed tens of millions of readers to Latin America's passion, superstition, violence and inequality, died at home in Mexico City around midday, according to people close to his family. He was 87.

Widely considered the most popular Spanish-language writer since Miguel de Cervantes in the 17th century, Garcia Marquez achieved literary celebrity that spawned comparisons to Mark Twain and Charles [...]]]> Morning Jolt: Evacuation order came too late for many on sinking ferry http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/article/20140418/NEWS/140419790/1001/NEWS?rssfeed=true Fri, 18 Apr 2014 11:52:25 +0000 http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/article/20140418/NEWS/140419790/1001/NEWS In the news

An immediate evacuation order was not issued for the ferry that sank off South Korea's southern coast, likely with scores of people trapped inside, because officers on the bridge were trying to stabilize the vessel after it started to list amid confusion and chaos, a crew member said Thursday.

The first instructions from the captain [...]]]> Today in the News: Chelsea Clinton says she's pregnant http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/article/20140417/NEWS/140419793/1001/NEWS?rssfeed=true Fri, 18 Apr 2014 11:48:51 +0000 http://www.jacksonnewspapers.com/article/20140417/NEWS/140419793/1001/NEWS News to know

Chelsea Clinton says she and her husband are expecting their first child later this year. The daughter of former President Bill Clinton and former Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton announced at a Clinton Foundation event in New York that she and her husband, Marc Mezvinsky, are "very excited" to be having their first child later this year. The former first lady says she's "really excited" about becoming a grandmother and it makes the work of [...]]]>