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  1. Big Creek High School destroyed by fire  Bluefield Daily Telegraph
  2. Fire at Big Creek High School is now under investigation  Beckley Register-Herald
  3. UPDATE: Fire at W.Va. High School Ruled Arson  WSAZ-TV
  4. Big Creek High building damaged in McDowell County fire - WV MetroNews  West Virginia MetroNews
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Plans now underway to demolish historic Big Creek High School in War  Bluefield Daily Telegraph

WAR — Historic Big Creek High School is expected to be demolished this summer, according to McDowell County Superintendent Nelson Spencer.

Glen McNew highlights McDowell Sports Hall of Fame event  Bluefield Daily Telegraph

Big Creek's Glen McNew will be one of the sports legends up for enshrinement on Saturday, June 1 at Mount View High School, beginning with a buffet dinner at ...

Lt. Col. Dennis Blankenship Memorial Road dedication set in McDowell  Bluefield Daily Telegraph

WELCH — One section of a McDowell County roadway will have a new name Saturday when a sign honoring a resident who served his country in the U.S. ...

Demolition crews begin sifting through Big Creek High debris  Bluefield Daily Telegraph

WAR — After a week-long delay, War Mayor Carolyn “Kitten” Cempela reported that a demolition crew has started the process of demolishing the former Big ...

Gary, Northfork inductees up for McDowell Sports Hall of Fame  Bluefield Daily Telegraph

The Gary and Northfork areas offer a pair of inductees each for the 2019 McDowell County Sports Hall of Fame that will take place Saturday, June 1 at Mount ...

Teachers are first responders to the opioid crisis  The Hechinger Report

Opioid crisis and foster care: Teachers, just as much as medical professionals and addiction counselors, serve as first responders.

School Improvement Group works to keep Big Creek High memories alive  Bluefield Daily Telegraph

The walls of Big Creek High School are totally down, but the community hopes that a museum project centered on artifacts from the school will keep memories of ...

True colors | News |  Beckley Register-Herald

In 1964, a full decade following the United States Supreme Court ruling on segregation in public schools as unconstitutional, education was still a black-and- ...

A loving community says goodbye to Mayor Thomas C. Hatcher  Bluefield Daily Telegraph

Christ The King Catholic Church was filled to overflowing Monday morning as the family and friends of Dr. Thomas Clark Hatcher gathered to remember the ...

Rocket Boys hero dies at 91  Beckley Register-Herald

COALWOOD — William O. “Bill” Bolt, one of the real life, behind-the-scenes heroes of the story that Homer Hickam made famous in his book “Rocket Boys: A ...

Trio of coaches among McDowell sports hall inductees  Bluefield Daily Telegraph

WELCH — Retired coaches Mike Crouse, Jim Hickam and Dr. Don Williams are three of the inductees into the McDowell County Sports Hall of Fame on ...

As coal fades in West Virginia, drugs fill void  Al Jazeera America

McDowell County, once the top producer of coal in the nation, now leads state in overdose deaths.

McDowell Sports Hall of Fame continues its rapid growth  Bluefield Daily Telegraph

WELCH – What started in the planning stages in 2010 and came to fruition in 2011 has changed tremendously over the past four years, and for the better.

Gainer remembered by his 1960 Bluefield team | Local Sports  Bluefield Daily Telegraph

The Bluefield High School football team was undefeated in 1960. How did they do it? When team members gathered last weekend for a get-together, one had a ...

Homer Hickam Jr.'s 'Rocket Boys' still soars 15 years after publication  The Birmingham News -

Gyllenhaal.jpg. Jake Gyllenhaal portrays Homer Hickam Jr. in "October Sky," the feature film based on Hickam's memoir "Rocket Boys." The first passage in ...

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