Commissioners delay decision on new phone system
by PHILLIP WILLIAMS
Feb 27, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
Upshur County Commissioners Court on Friday again delayed deciding whether to install a new phone system for the county government, or instead perform maintenance on the existing one. Some commissi...
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The undated photo provided by Audi Media Services shows the new Audi R8 V10. The car will have its world premiere at the Geneva International Motor Show that is open to the public from March 5 through 15. (AP Photo/Audi)FRANKFURT, Germany (AP) — Small SUVs for families and powerful sports cars for the rich are the big things this year at the Geneva International Motor Show this year. Environmentally correct electrics and hybrids, not so much — thanks to cheaper gas and limits on battery life.


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Egypt's Supreme Constitutional Court ruled on Sunday that an article in a law defining voting districts was unconstitutional, opening the way for a possible delay in a long-awaited March-April parliamentary poll. Egypt has been without a parliament since June 2012 when a court dissolved the democratically elected main chamber, reversing a major accomplishment of the 2011 uprising that toppled autocrat Hosni Mubarak. "The court ruled that Article 3 in Presidential Decree Law 202 for 2014 on dividing constituencies in the parliamentary election ... was unconstitutional," said judge Anwar al-Asy. The Administrative Court is due to meet later this month to rule on whether the election will be delayed, judicial sources said.
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Historic Upshur Museum's Appraisal Fair turns up treasures
by DAVE ELLISON
Feb 26, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
After their experience at last Saturday’s Historic Upshur Museum Appraisal Fair, Pat and Gary Moore of Gilmer might seriously consider joining the ranks of doggedly determined dumpster-divers. Abou...
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