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Examiner Publisher Marks 45 Years

By Jean A. Flanagan Moorefield Examiner – When Phoebe Fisher came back to Moorefield, she told her mother she’d give it five years. “I just wasn’t sure it would work out,” she said. Phoebe Fisher Heishman will celebrate her 45th […]

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Residents to Get Fee Refund, Another Bill

By Jean A. Flanagan Moorefield Examiner – “The county is allowed to loan money to the ambulance authority until we can implement the fee again,” Hardy County Commissioner William

My Unbased Opinion

By David O. Heishman – Ok. So, what happened to tomatoes this year? I don’t think I’ve talked to anyone who seemed proud of their crop. Tomatoes are

Only a Century

Hardy County may be the only West Virginia county with the distinction of having 4 standing court houses. The oldest is a log structure (now covered with siding)

Obituaries – August 20

Matilda Maxine Ely Brelsford, age 90, of Raleigh, N.C., died August 8, 2014. She was born June 14, 1924. Marguerite Virginia Heavner, age 76, of Petersburg, W.Va., died August 8,

Classifieds – August 13

For Sale Miscellaneous POWER CHAIR for sale. Has large seat and back. A very nice chair. $1200.00. 304-257-2520. NEW POTATOES for sale. Call 434-3061. TREE RIPENED freestone peaches.

Ambulance Fee, Building Purchase Invalidated

By Jean A. Flanagan Moorefield Examiner – In a scathing 31-page order, Senior Status Judge Andrew N. Frye Jr. voided Special Emergency Ambulance Fee and the Hardy County Commission’s


WVU President Visits Moorefield

By Jean A. Flanagan Moorefield Examiner – An infectious smile, exceptional energy and a bright bow tie are the trademarks of West Virginia University President E. Gordon Gee.  Gee came

My Unbased Opinion – August 13

By David O. Heishman – Howling and yowling, weeping and wailing, gnashing of teeth. Fussing and cussing, pushing and shoving, gaming and blaming. WOW! Is this year ever

Take Note

Recent news events have many Americans looking to the Middle East with concern. The situation involves our long time friends in Israel and those who hate America, the

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