Candidates speak at forum held near Gilmer
by PHILLIP WILLIAMS
Feb 04, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 28 28 recommendations | email to a friend
All three candidates for Upshur County sheriff in the March 1 Republican primary were among numerous candidates for county, federal and state offices to address a forum which drew more than 120 per...
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In this still frame from video provided by KABC-TV, a flotilla of boats search for wreckage from two small planes that collided in midair and plunged into the ocean off of Los Angeles harbor Friday, Feb. 5, 2016. There was no immediate word of any survivors, authorities said. The planes collided at around 3:30 p.m. and apparently went into the water about two miles outside the harbor entrance, U.S. Coast Guard and other officials said.(KABC-TV via AP) MANDATORY CREDIT TV OUTLOS ANGELES (AP) — The Latest on a midair collision between two small planes (all times local):


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By Andrea Shalal and David Brunnstrom WASHINGTON (Reuters) - North Korea's latest rocket launch might kick off a rapid buildup of U.S. missile defense systems in Asia, according to U.S. officials and missile defense experts, something that could further strain ties between the United States and China. North Korea says it put a satellite into orbit on Sunday, but the United States and its allies see the launch as cover for Pyongyang's development of ballistic missile technology that could be used to deliver a nuclear weapon.
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Rotary sets Spelling Bee for Literacy Program
by PHILLIP WILLIAMS
Feb 04, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 30 30 recommendations | email to a friend
The Gilmer Rotary Club last week discussed plans for the Upshur County Literacy Program's 23rd Annual Spelling Bee for Literacy, which the club sponsors. The event is set for Thursday, Feb. 18, at ...
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