FAIRMONT — Alecto Health Services Fairmont, LLC was the only successful bidder for the purchase of Fairmont General Hospital, with a bid of $15,300,000. Bids were due by noon today, Thursday June 12. A sale hearing will be held June 23 at 10 a.m. in Wheeling at the U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the Northern District of West Virginia. The sale hearing could be delayed if any objections to the sale are submitted to the court. Any such objections would be due by June 19 at 5 p.m.
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North Marion Senior Center pavilion opens
Friday evening, the North Marion Senior Center hosted an appreciation dinner to officially open the center’s new pavilion and recognize all those whose volunteer work and financial contributions made it possible.
- Gribben files for re-election to council
- Fairmont Urban Renewal Authority makes progress on projects
- Man arrested following foot chase by White Hall police
- Mannington District Fair begins Monday
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Kicker sees second chances after gondola accident
Maikon Bonani knows all about second chances.
The native of Brazil is back with the Titans for a second year with the kicker job wide open for the taking, and he’s the only guy in training camp with any NFL experience if kicking in a preseason game counts.
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- A healthy Trickett gives WVU chance to win
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- Post 17 makes short work of Wheeling to advance to nightcap
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‘Moving Mountains’ film to premiere in Charleston
A film shot in several West Virginia locations will premiere this month in Charleston.
- Company cited for fatal W.Va. cell tower collapse
- W.Va. gets federal funding for mental health services
- Battle won in black lung fight
- Justice mines have more than 250 violations in five states
- ‘Moving Mountains’ film to premiere in Charleston
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Batman creator’s personal copies to be auctioned
Batman creator Bob Kane’s own copies of the Caped Crusader’s earliest appearances are going up for auction.
- U.S. employers add 209,000 jobs; unemployment rate rises to 6.2 percent
- Congress OKs VA, highway bills, not border measure
- U.S. warns against traveling to Ebola-hit countries
- As job market strengthens, many don’t feel it
- Batman creator’s personal copies to be auctioned
Casey, Mooney talk business policy at forum
Democrat Nick Casey and Republican Alex Mooney say the global warming debate is better left to scientists.
- Darth Vader is polling higher than all potential 2016 presidential candidates
- Ryan to campaign for Capito in West Virginia
- Casey raises another $332k for congressional bid
- South at heart of fight to control Senate
- Casey, Mooney talk business policy at forum
An alternative diagnosis to ADHD: Schoolchildren need more time to move
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention tells us that in recent years, there has been a jump in the percentage of young people diagnosed with attention deficit and hyperactivity disorder, commonly known as ADHD: 7.8 percent in 2003 to 9.5 percent in 2007 to 11 percent in 2011.
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- Backlash has begun against gluten-free dieters
- Can plants hear? Study finds that vibrations prompt some to boost their defenses
- "A Hard Day's Night" getting better all the time
- An alternative diagnosis to ADHD: Schoolchildren need more time to move
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