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Beckley Register Herald (Newspaper) - May 24, 1986, Beckley, West Virginia 2a a Vietje a us inter Herald saturday May 24, 1986 regional . Steel cutting 225 Mcdowell miners by Bob Stipel staff writer . Steel mining co., blaming transportation costs for competitors inroads has Laid off 225 Mcdowell county miners and said employment for several Hundred More will be determined on a a week to week basis. The company a subsidiary of the Pittsburgh based steelmaker announced Friday it is idling indefinitely its no. 9 and Seneca mines two of five metallurgical Coal mines it has in Mcdowell. The idled operations employ about 225 Union miners company spokesman Michael Roff said. A downturn in the level of metallurgical Grade Coal consumption by steelmakers both domestically and in Europe and competitive pressures in the Export Market particularly from Australia and Western Canada have caused a decrease in orders for Pocahontas seam Cal a Roff read from a prepared statement. Asked to elaborate he said mining costs have not risen but that transportation rates have laced . Steel at a disa Dvan be with other Coal exporters there a not quite As Many Coal Industry subsidies from those two countries. But they be worked out deals better transportation costs a Roff said. A now Australia can ship to Europe As cheaply As we . Steel uses then amp a Railroad to move its Mcdowell Coal to port at Hampton roads a. Roff declined to give the rates a amp a is charging. The company a other Mcdowell mines a no. 2, no. 4 and no. 14 a were idled this week but Are to resume production beginning june 2, Roff said. Sustained mining at those operations is questionable however he said. A once they get Back to work Well have to take it on a week to week basis a Roff said. The idling affect members of United mine workers District 29, which already suffers 70 percent unemployment among its Active members. The idling of the no. 9 mine comes despite recent installation of Lon Wall machinery that substantially increases productivity. A you have to take geologic conditions into account a Roff said. A a they re All within a couple of dollars of each other in costs per ton of production but a couple of dollars makes a big difference these . Steel has about 750 employees in Mcdowell county including the latest Layoff victims and salaried personnel. Memorial Day Flowers Cash amp carry Flowers will be wrapped up with screens clads.98 each roses.98 each mums.98 each carnations.75 each pomps.4.95 Bunch medium potted mums.9.95 gloxinia.9.95 vase dozen roses.17.95 roller Floral co. Beckley Princeton we manufacture these buildings in our own modern manufacturing Plantara Gefrom Mas in our us $134900 10�?Tx20�?T 12�?Tx24�?T 14�?Tx24�?T 14�?Tx30�?T Utility buildings$44900 6�?Tx6 building 6 x6�?T, rx12\ 8�?Tx12\ 10�?Tx16�?T, 12 x16�?T delivered fully assembled and ready to use Complete with floor amp treated foundation skids. G lumber Tommny Bic. Sales lot open monday saturday 8 00-5 00 Beckley crab Orchard Road Beckley. Vlake Sideney thrills. More fun. And a new look Roanoke Salem a a 703 986-0020 open sat. Amp sun.,open memorial Day May 26 a 9 am to dusk children under 2 free admission includes All rides and shows police describe rape As a brutal gang style by Joann p. Rhody staff writer police have made one arrest in a it. Hope rape Case and say they expect to be Able to identify another suspect who participated in a brutal gang style assault. Bomas e. England 22, of it. Hope allegedly took part in a monday assault of a 30-year-old it. Hope woman according to it. Hope police chief Billy Proskin. England was charged thursday with second degree sexual assault after the victim identified him from a line up Proskin said. The suspect was being held in the Fayette county jail on 610,000 Bond for the assault charge and 6100 bail for an unrelated trespass warrant. According to the chief England and another male grabbed the woman by the Throat about 9 . Monday As she was walking alone on the soccer Field in the it. Hope City Park by the football stadium off Pax Avenue. The assailants whom she did not recognize forced her up into the the area hot dogs Post 3110 of Oak Hill will hold a hot dog Sale today and again on May 31. Price is 2 for $1. Bleachers where it was dark Proskin said. The chief said one suspect held her Down while the other sexually assaulted her and vice versa according to her statement Proskin said the victim told him the men who accosted her also threatened to kill her although a weapon was not employed in the assault. The victim did no to report the crime until tuesday night. Proskin said. At that time he said she was examined at Raleigh general Hospital for lacerations and abrasions a a we be made one arrest and we anticipate another one a Proskin said Friday. Assisting the chief in the investigation Are it. Hope set. Martin Burroughs and several Fayette county sheriffs deputies Beckley j gymnastic Center 105 City ave., Beckley summer session begins june 2 255-4882 Keg Ibarr Herald Fum Kitione no. 07466854 publish dash is Bec Kiev new Palm in. Roi n. Ken Kwh St. Beckley. We 2 so i a tube Dur of Clay c Ommund attorn in. C Harte Tofi. We 25130 Send Addre ii c a angry to . Drawer f Beckley. 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