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Beckley Register Herald (Newspaper) - July 3, 2015, Beckley, West Virginia Frida july 3, 2015 3a managing editor. Dawn a. Dayton phone 304-255-4459 or toll free at 800-950-0250, Extension 459 email rho new a amp Registe r h eral d. Comi Fayette county tractor trailer Accident stops traffic for hours an Accident near paint Creek in Fayette county closed the West Virginia Turnpike for hours thursday dispatchers said. A tractor trailer crashed around 1 15 . And traffic had to be shut Down in the southbound lanes. No injuries were reported in the crash the West Virginia state police is investigating dispatchers said. A Cody Neffie Charleston suspended teacher pleads guilty to gun charge a suspended High school math teacher has pleaded guilty to buying a gun for a Felon. Hie Charleston Gazette reports that 39-year-old Jennifer Napier pleaded guilty wednesday in . District court in Charleston. According to court papers when Napier bought the gun she filled out a Federal form and falsely stated that she was the buyer even though she knew the True buyer was a convicted Felon. Tracy Chapman victim witness coordinator for the Federal prosecutors office said Napier admitted in court that she had Given the gun to her Boyfriend. Napier who was suspended from her Job at George Washington High school after being charging faces up to five years in prison when she is sentenced it 14 the Register Herald ii Folger honoured with watershed award by Tina Alvay Register Herald reporter an Anderson based nonprofit group was recently honoured with the West Virginia watershed of the year award. Along with the prestigious award friends of the lower Greenbrier River Folger received $2,800 to help in the organizations efforts in its watershed. A we want to put the Money toward something big not just Chip it away bit by bit on Little projects a said Folk re a Active Amer corps worker Tanner Mayl. As for what that a something big might be Mayl said a a we re working on whatever the decision on the Host Way to spend the substantial Windfall its a Safe bet it will tie into Fol Gros educational efforts. A a we re Strong in education a Mayl noted punting particularly to the groups commitment to teaching an annual six week class at Eastern Greenbrier Middle school followed by a Field trip to reinforce the lessons Learned. In addition Folger has initiated a Community water monitoring program encouraging people who live along the River to help in tracking the Condit Ion of the Greenbrier. Data Gathen a in the Community will then be compiled Analysed and used to determine How Best to achieve Folk re a goals of restoring preserving and protecting the watershed. A a water River Trail is also in the planning stages providing recreational users of the Greenbrier River such information As the lengths of various trips and Bio Logies that can be found along the Way among other details. Put in and take out Points will also be identified once the Trail is completed Mayl said. A its set up like a hiking or biking Trail but in the water a he explained. Originally organized in 1990 in response to a newly built pressure treated Wood Plant within the Greenbrier Rivers flood Plain at Alderson Folger adopted its current name in 1999 As it broadened its geographical reach to cover a watershed area that runs from Alderson to the River a Mouth in Hinton. Mayl said it is geography As much As anything that sets Folger apart from its similarly named counterpart the Greenbrier River watershed association Grywa. A the Greenbrier River watershed association is based in Lewisburg and we re in Al Derson. We take care of Alderson to Hinton and sometimes go As far upriver As Ronceverte. They the Grywa do Ronceverte to Marlinton including at a length of nearly 200 Miles the Greenbrier is the longest free flowing River in the Eastern . The Grywa is also a More political than Folger Mayl said noting the former a involvement in issues surrounding proposals to run natural Gas pipelines through the watershed. Folger currently counts around 200 Active donating members and always welcomes additional volunteers to help out. The group will stage a major fundraiser a a River fest a at the Greenbrier River campgrounds on july 18 starting at 5 30 . In addition to food music and speakers the River fest will feature an auction the highlight of which is a trip to Myrtle Beach. Folger received its watershed of the year award during the 17th annual watershed Celebration Day at Hawks nest state Park on june 6. The event was sponsored by the West Virginia watershed network a group of state Federal and nonprofit resource providers who work closely with Volunteer organizations. This year the network honoured 17 watershed groups for their hard work and commitment to protect and restore streams and to educate their communities about the importance of watershed Protection. In addition to Folger watershed associations honoured included friends of Milam Creek in Wyoming county Morris Creek watershed association in Fayette county and Piney Creek watershed association in Raleigh county. Volunteers attending this years awards ceremony and Celebration were afforded the Opportunity to visit Morris Creek watershed where they Learned How the local organization is restoring the Creek and engaging in a variety of innovative projects. Those projects include treating acid mine drainage stabilizing Stream Banks creating Energy using a Hydro Generator making Google maps planting Trees and partnering with universities for educational programs. Those attending also heard information about the fundamentals of fundraising strategies and received a legislative update from the West Virginia Rivers Huntington . To Start Pilot Syri Exchange program in a syringe Exchange program is being launched to reduce diseases within Cabell county s population of rejection drug users. State and local officials announced the one year Pilot program thursday at a news conference in Huntington. Department of health and human resources Secretary Karen l. Bowling says the state will provide $10, xxx to the Cabell Huntington health department to launch the one year Pilot another $10,000 will in provided for technical support. A this Pilot program highlights the partnership of Dyhr the City of Huntington and the Cabell Huntington health department aiming together to not Only acknowledge the seriousness of intravenous drug use but to take action in helping i reduce the spread of infectious Dis eases in our communities caused by sharing Needle Quot Bowling said. The centers for disease control and prevention says syringe Exchange programs can help reduce the spread of by nod borne illnesses such As hepatitis b and hepatitis c. Delegate Matthew Rohrbach says the Cabell county program also can help drug users get treatment and return them to the mainstream i water advisories the Boti water advisory issued for the entire Pax water system due to a main line break has now been lifted. Also lifted was tie boil water Advt Sory issued for the town of Meadow Bridge from tile intersection of Meadow Bridge South Only due to main line break. Compiled from stuff and wire rear True Little information received concerning skin Fork attack Wyoming county sheriffs deputies Are following the few leads they have received concerning an Early morning attack on a brother and sister in skin Fork near Pineville during which they were severely beaten and their car burned. The department has received some information concerning the incident sheriff Randall Alif said. A a we re following up on every bit of information we re their car wan hit with a Molotov cocktail. Chive a Al Iff emphasized. A we just can to let this kind of stuff the brother and sister were transported to a Charleston area Hospital following the attack about 3 . June 27 by three unidentified men Al Iff said. Their conditions Are not known he said. Their car was hit with a Molotov cocktail an incendiary device that includes a Container filled with flammable liquid and a Means of ignition a and was destroyed according to officials. When the brother and sister exited the House to see about the car they were beaten by the three men. Deputies gathered evidence at the scene which will be examined at tile state crime lab Aliff said. That evidence included a Large stick believed to be used in the beatings. The men left the scene in a Small pickup truck which had been parked Uway from the House where the attack took place. Anyone with any information concerning the attack is urged to phone the sheriffs department at 304-732-8000, Mary Catherine Brooke twice Lucky Ralph Hannah wins 1st car Carousel a Jamie carry a family is a giving family and that a what this whole fundraiser and project is about a she said. A a it a about giving Back to others. Its unselfish giving. A emr. Hannah bought one ticket and had no thoughts that head win. He did it because of the program. He told me at the Barbershop that he did it because we re a Good organization that does Good the next drawing is aug. 31. Tickets can be bought from Sizemore at the women a resource Center or on the car Carousel for caring website at www.ccc4wrc.org. A this time we re hoping to sell 2, xxx tickets so we can give two cars away a Sizemore said. A whether you win or not you re already a Winner because you be helped some Fine out a k mail Mcneff amp Register follow on twitter tor Codyne of by Cody Neff Register Herald reporter Ralph Hannah is now one car Richer thanks to the women a resource Center. The Man from Matheny was the Winner in the first drawing of the car Carousel for caring officials said. Hannah actually won off of a Bonus ticket not the ticket head bought arc fundraising coordinator Dee size More explained. A Jamie Carr owns Valley drive Barbershop and she decided she would to a a committee of one through her sales a Sizemore said a she sold Over he tickets for the first drawing. Because she wild at least 25 tickets she got five Bonus tickets for herself. A rather than keep the tickets she put names into a hat and gave them away Quot Hannah told Sizemore that head have his new ride picked out within the next week. Submitted photo Sharon loft and Ralph Hannah of Matheny pose with Jamie Carr owner of Valley drive Barber shop. Ralph bought his car Carousel ticket there and his name was drawn there for a Bonus ticket. The Bonus ticket was the Winner in wednesdays drawing for the car of his Choice. Sizemore said she is happier with the Effort that people an putting toward this cause. Your guide to the Register Herald a taunt for All your subscription needs 304-255-4444 or 1-500-9504 250 email circulation Register a fax 304-256 5627 tot Al Access Rater 7 toy i month .1x8.75 3 month. 55.75 6 month. Is 10 25 i year. $215.75 Tow <57466854 in to bunched Daffy at Boi n Korm a 91, badder. We 25301 periodical Portage paid it Beckley. 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