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Local Subdivision Residents Experience Varied Culture

November 24, 2014 MOUNDSVILLE — Three years ago, Carl White sat down at a local restaurant with his wife, Jill, to discuss plans for a future home in Moundsville. more »»

Buildings Destroyed In Fire

November 24, 2014 By DAVE GOSSETT For the News-Register STEUBENVILLE — Fire department investigators will be canvassing residents living on Railroad Avenue today looking for clues to what started an early Sunday... more »»

Buckeye Dairy Farmers Cash In on Utica Shale Drilling Boom

November 24, 2014 CARROLLTON, Ohio — Utica Shale saved the farm. more »»

Obituaries

EVELYN OBLOY

November 24, 2014 Evelyn Westfall Obloy, 95, of St. Clairsville, Ohio, died November 23, 2014 in Ohio Valley Medical Center. more »»

ROBERT COSS

November 24, 2014 Robert C. “Bob” Coss of Brookside, Ohio, passed Saturday, November 22, 2014 at home, surrounded by his loving family. more »»

WILLIAM BROWN

November 24, 2014 William H. Brown, 68, of Wellsburg, WV, was called home on Friday, November 21, 2014 at the Weirton Medical Center, Weirton, WV. William was born on May 15, 1946 in Wheeling, WV. more »»

MARY ASHTON

November 24, 2014 Mary Jane (Younkins) Ashton, 86, of Wheeling, W.Va., passed away Friday, November 21, 2014 in Park Health Center, St. Clairsville, Ohio. Mary was born January 23, 1928 in Benwood, W.Va. more »»

JEAN WOJCIK

November 24, 2014 Jean Wojcik, 83, of Wheeling, WV, died Sunday, November 23, 2014 at Cumberland Pointe Nursing Home, St. Clairsville, OH. Arrangements are pending at the Altmeyer Funeral Home, 154 Kruger St. more »»

Community

Crime Victims Benefit From Defendants’ Fees

November 24, 2014 Victims of crime across the country will benefit from $13 million collected from defendants of criminal and civil actions in the Northern Panhandle. The U.S. more »»

‘Big Tenant’ Could Spur Interchange at Highlands

November 24, 2014 Ohio County commissioners say they need to land another “big tenant” at The Highlands to produce tax revenue before they can begin construction of a second interchange there. more »»

Charges Will Be Dropped if Man Pays Restitution

November 24, 2014 Misdemeanor criminal mischief and disorderly conduct charges laid against a local businessman after he allegedly painted “25 MPH slow” on the street surface in the 1600 block of Main Street will be... more »»

Small Business Saturday Helps The Mom and Pops

November 23, 2014 By DREW PARKER Staff Writer MOUNDSVILLE — Small Business Saturday, coined by American Express in 2010, is an event designed to keep business focused on small-scale proprietors during the holiday... more »»

Company Offers All the Comforts of Home for Pets

November 23, 2014 WHEELING — For many working adults in the Wheeling area, the pace of life can unfortunately see their animal companions left behind while the master is away. more »»

Editorials

Question Use Of U.S. Troops

November 24, 2014 About 2,000 American soldiers are in harm’s way this week — not against terrorists in the Middle East but in the fight against Ebola in West Africa. more »»

Democrats Erred On Pelosi, Reid

November 24, 2014 Most Democrats in Congress seem to have learned nothing from the Nov. 4 elections. By repudiating President Barack Obama’s policies, many voters also were being critical of Democrat leaders in the U. more »»

Putting Emphasis On W.Va. Energy

November 24, 2014 West Virginians will likely look twice at news that Republican leaders in Charleston are planning to elevate the Legislature's energy committees to major committee status. more »»

Islamic Terrorism Worldwide Threat

November 24, 2014 Kenyans on the bus stopped by armed men at dawn on Saturday knew they were in trouble when their assailants demanded each recite the Shahada, part of Islamic scripture. more »»

Time to Stop EPA Is Now

November 23, 2014 Within a few years, your electric and natural gas bills will be drastically higher than they are today — perhaps by as much as $1,000 a year — if President Barack Obama and his liberal cronies are... more »»

Local Columns

What’s Good For The Goose...

November 23, 2014 Apparently, West Virginians really like the Boy Scouts. But what about the Girl Scouts, 4-H, volunteer fire departments, people who feed the poor during holiday season, churches, etc.? On Nov. more »»

Live Your Life So You Won’t Have Any Regrets

November 23, 2014 As we come to another Thanksgiving season, I would like to share some stories that have meant much to me in the past and others that told me they have enjoye. more »»

Curbing Drugs; Classrooms on Ice; and a Reunion

November 23, 2014 Editor’s note: Reporters are constantly surveying their surroundings, and in doing so often turn up many tidbits of news that don’t make it into the daily newspape. more »»

Russian Flag Flying Over Moundsville Part of Movie Filming

November 23, 2014 If you happened to have seen a Russian flag flying at the front entrance of the former West Virginia Penitentiary in Moundsville this past week, you probably wondered what it was doing there. more »»

Expanding Role of Advanced Practice Registered Nurses

November 23, 2014 In response to an editorial published Oct. more »»

Sports

Mountaineers Top Defending Champs

November 24, 2014 By KYLE HIGHTOWER Associated Press SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico — Defending national champion Connecticut came to the Puerto Rico Tip-Off this week hoping to get an idea of what it needed to work on to be... more »»

Cundiff Leads Browns To Win

November 24, 2014 By PAUL NEWBERRY AP Sports Writer ATLANTA — After being suspended for Cleveland’s first 10 games, Josh Gordon had no trouble remembering how to play the game. more »»

Rivalry Week In College

November 24, 2014 By RALPH D. RUSSO AP College Football Writer This is the point in the season when things get weird. Rivalry week is here, with championship weekend on deck. more »»

Irish Collapse Continues

November 24, 2014 By TOM COYNE Associated Press SOUTH BEND, Ind. — Notre Dame is a loss to rival Southern California away from one of the worst collapses in the program’s history. more »»

Federer Helps Swiss Capture Davis Cup

November 24, 2014 By SAMUEL PETREQUIN AP Sports Writer LILLE, France — Roger Federer has now claimed all the big prizes on offer in tennis and, for once, will be happy to share his latest trophy with others. more »»

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Amazing grace

November 14, 2014 (Note: This is a revised edition.) Amazing. That is the word I have used several times to describe the funeral service on Thursday of 10-year-old Josiah "JoJo" Titus-Glover of Wheeling. more »

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