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MADISON - A West Virginia nonprofit organization has been helping municipal and community leaders throughout Boone County identify new ways to overcome some of the problems that plague cities throughout the region.

Free tasting at chili cook off on Oct. 28

VAN - Van United Methodist Church will host a chili cook off on Oct. 28 from 12 to 2 p.m. Gordon Union Church and Martha Freewill Baptist Church will be participating.

United Methodist Church hosts revival

RACINE - The Racine United Methodist Church located at 998 Short Creek Road will be in revival with the Rev. John Alan Massey at 7 p.m. from Oct. 18 through Oct. 22. The United Methodist Riverside Parish will conclude its traveling revival on Oct. 18 in a joint revival meeting.

MADISON - For Class AA No. 2 ranked Mingo Central, the real challenge versus Scott High was avoiding injuries and looking for something to build on in a 52-0 blowout of the Skyhawks (2-5).

VAN - Fourth-ranked Class A Madonna came to Herschel Jarrell Field on Oct. 13 looking to take down the Bulldogs on homecoming night and the Blue Dons left with a 51-30 victory.

LOST CREEK - Tenth ranked Class A Sherman High hit the road to take on No. 2 South Harrison on Oct. 13 looking to upset the Hawks, but the Tide was turned away with a devastating loss, 50-7.

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LOGAN - Southern Coalition for the Arts is preparing to bring America's most optimistic orphan to the stage this November.

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DANVILLE - A man was flown to a medical facility with a head injury after the car he was driving flipped over in the southbound lanes of Corridor G (U.S. Route 119) near Indian Creek Road on Oct. 16 at 6:30 p.m.

New Harvest Church of the Nazarene to host fall revival Oct. 15-18

MADISON - The New Harvest Church of the Nazarene in Madison will hold a fall revival from Oct. 15 though Oct. 18. Pastors from the southern district will be preaching. Sunday services are at 10:45 a.m. and 6 p.m. with all other services beginning at 7 p.m.

VAN - Van United Methodist Church will host a chili cook-off on Oct. 28 from 12 to 2 p.m. Gordon Union Church and Martha Freewill Baptist Church will be participating.

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MORGANTOWN - Workers' compensation benefits and employer costs in West Virginia have dropped sharply compared to the rest of the U.S., but remain nearly twice as high as the national average, according to a report released Thursday.

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LOGAN - The Logan High School football team picked up a big 30-27 homecoming victory over the Scott Skyhawks on Friday night at Logan Stadium in a mild upset.

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MADISON - Boone Memorial Hospital hosted a health fair on Friday, Oct. 6, at the Madison Civic Center, 261 Washington Ave., Madison.

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DANVILLE - The City of Danville is making concerted efforts to address the rising number of neglected and abandoned properties within its city limits.

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BIG UGLY - The death of a man is being investigated in the North Fork area of Big Ugly by West Virginia State Troopers as a homicide.

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MADISON - A former student-athlete at Scott High School has donated $5,000 to the school that has been earmarked for books, classroom supplies, school beautification and technology resources.

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CHARLESTON - Transportation projects across the state will begin to see dirt moved as early as this year, as Gov. Jim Justice saw his wish become reality as the Oct. 7 special election regarding the road bond saw an overwhelming "yes" from voters across the state.

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MADISON - Boone County Schools have recently implemented a new digital transcript platform that allows current students and alumni to request their transcripts electronically. School officials say this will create a more efficient and timely way to deliver student transcripts.

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WASHINGTON - U.S. Rep. Evan Jenkins, R-W.Va., will offer mobile office hours for October, during which members of his staff will be available to help 3rd District residents who need assistance with federal benefits, including Social Security, Medicare and disability.

RICHWOOD - Richwood High School (3-3) used a twin-back option attack to wear down the Bulldog defense and defeat Van in Richwood, 43-22 on Oct. 7.

Boone County man killed after hit by car

RAMAGE - A Boone County man was killed when he was struck by a car on the night of Sept. 26. The accident occurred at about 10:15 p.m. on Route 17 in Ramage.

DANVILLE - A revival will be held at the Greenview Church of Christ (Danville) with Mark Wheatley speaking nightly from Oct. 9-13 at 7 p.m.

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MADISON - Cartoon characters, superheroes, princesses, presidents and other costumed crusaders are encouraged to participate in the Julia Price Breast Cancer Foundation Spooktacular 5K beginning at 9 a.m. on Saturday, Oct. 14, at Scott High School.

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MADISON - The Create Your State Tour will make a stop in Madison next week.

Create Your State is a multi-media performance, educational presentation and workshop that inspires and empowers creative community revitalization and development.