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Clarksburg,

city (1990 pop. 18,059), seat of Harrison co., N central W.Va., at the confluence of Elk Creek and the West Fork of the Monongahela River; inc. 1795. It is an industrial and shipping center for an area of coal mines, oil and natural gas fields, and grazing lands. Glass and fabricated metal products, welding and transportation equipment, and machinery are manufactured. The city was an important Union supply base in the Civil War, and remains of Union earthworks are preserved in Lowndes Hill park. Clarksburg is the birthplace of Stonewall JacksonJackson, Stonewall
(Thomas Jonathan Jackson), 1824–63, Confederate general, b. Clarksburg, Va. (now W.Va.), grad. West Point, 1846. Like a Stone Wall
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; a plaque designates the site. Salem International Univ. and the FBI fingerprint data center are outside the city.
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The City of Clarksburg was honored to be one of the first cities to participate in this great discount program and to provide tangible benefits to our residents," said Martin Howe, Clarksburg city manager.
For Bozzuto and his fellow Clarksburg builders, this means redesigning the remaining construction phases that haven't broken ground.
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In July, the company celebrated its own 70th birthday, marking the merger of the Clarksburg Exponent and Clarksburg Telegram.
At the time Clarksburg was a small frontier town with about two hundred inhabitants, forty houses, a courthouse, and a jail.
The unwavering support from City of Clarksburg officials, Harrison County officials and Governor Tomblin's office has been remarkably steadfast," said Jim Dissen, Chairman and CEO of Highland Hospital.
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