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Aetnaville Bridge in Bridgeport To Be Inspected

October 5, 2015 BRIDGEPORT — A planned inspection of the Aetnaville Bridge may determine if the rickety old span is worthy of repair for use by bicycles and pedestrians or if the structure should be dropped into th... more »»


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Aetnaville Bridge in Bridgeport To Be Inspected

October 5, 2015 BRIDGEPORT — A planned inspection of the Aetnaville Bridge may determine if the rickety old span is worthy of repair for use by bicycles and pedestrians or if the structure should be dropped into th... more »»

Columbia Pushing For Mountaineer XPress

October 5, 2015 WHEELING — Columbia Pipeline Group plans to ship 2.7 billion cubic feet of natural gas per day southward from Marshall County via its $2 billion Mountaineer XPress pipeline project. more »»

Murray Suing Over Information Request

October 5, 2015 Murray Energy Corp. is suing the federal government over alleged failure to comply with the Freedom of Information Act. more »»

Speaker Race Puts GOP in Turmoil

October 5, 2015 WASHINGTON (AP) — House Republicans are in upheaval as their front-runner for speaker faces fresh opposition and conservatives push to postpone leadership elections. more »»

Student Debt Squeezing Parents, Children

October 5, 2015 WASHINGTON (AP) — A college degree practically stamped Andres Aguirre’s ticket to the middle class. Yet at age 40, he’s still paying the price of admission. more »»



October 5, 2015 William (Bill) Marquette Evans, 83, of Pataskala, Ohio formerly of Columbus and Cadiz, Ohio and Warwood, W. Va. passed away at Mount Carmel East Hospital in Columbus, Ohio on September 30, 2015. more »»


October 5, 2015 Ronald Harold Norris, 81, of Moundsville, WV passed away Friday, October 2, 2015, at Heartland Nursing Home, Lansing, OH. more »»


October 5, 2015 Stella Jennie Kovalyk, 83 of Neffs, Ohio died Saturday, October 3, 2015, at East Ohio Regional Hospital in Martins Ferry. more »»


October 5, 2015 Herbert Wilson Breeden, 78, of Wheeling, passed away on Saturday, October 3, 2015, in Wheeling Hospital. Friends will be received on Wednesday, October 7, 2015, from 4-8 p.. more »»


October 5, 2015 Virginia E. “Ginger” Andrews, 72, of Weirton died on October 2, 2015. Funeral services 11 a.m. Wednesday at the First Church of the Nazarene, 475 Colliers Way, Weirton. more »»


CTE Students Get Hands-On Experience

October 5, 2015 Marshall County’s career technical students are taking more realistic roles in their courses this fall at John Marshall and Cameron high schools, as the district’s simulated workplace concept began... more »»

Fire Department Stressing Importance of Smoke Alarms

October 5, 2015 In conjunction with National Fire Prevention Week, the Wheeling Fire Department is reminding the community about the importance of having working smoke alarms inside your bedroom and how it saves... more »»

Museum Examines More Than a Century of Mountaineer Drilling

October 4, 2015 WHEELING — So excited were Sistersville area oil speculators in the 1890s and 1900s that the town’s population swelled from about 500 residents to roughly 15,000 in just a few years, while about 100... more »»

LaMotte Family Seeks Leniency

October 3, 2015 Beau and Cody LaMotte believe their father is a good man, despite the fact that he will spend at least 18 years in prison for murdering their mother. more »»


Device Can Make School Buses Safer

October 5, 2015 If even half the situations in which motorists pass stopped school buses can be prevented, something very worthwhile will be accomplished: The odds of a child being hit will be reduced dramaticall. more »»

Force Officials To Obey Law

October 5, 2015 This is the United States of America, where the government is not supposed to attempt to intimidate members of the press, use the Internal Revenue Service to harass opponents of the White House,... more »»

Obama, Kerry Rejecting Reality

October 5, 2015 Annoyance registered by U.S. officials at Russian military activity in Syria reminds us of one of many famous lines from the movie “Casablanca. more »»

Reject Restriction On Job Applicants

October 5, 2015 If a bill approved — astoundingly, by a 91-1 vote — in the Ohio House of Representatives gets through the state Senate, government employers will be told to stop requiring job applicants to reveal... more »»

Fueling Change For Wheeling

October 4, 2015 A feeling of optimism about the future of downtown Wheeling that has not been present for many years is being voiced by many who, both in the private sector and government, have worked to revitaliz... more »»

Local Columns

Just Tell Your Teen, ‘Open Wide’

October 4, 2015 It would be nice to see long lines of parents queuing up to get the free drug test kits being offered in Ohio County. Want to bet whether it’ll happen? Last week, U.S. more »»

Examining the Two Different Sides of Pope Francis

October 4, 2015 When Jorge Mario Bergoglio was elected as Pope Francis on March 13, 2013, we Roman Catholics welcomed him and looked forward to get to know a man who was a relative unknown to most of us. more »»

Celebrating 60 Years of Service at Bishop Donahue High School

October 4, 2015 Bishop Donahue High School will be celebrating its 60th year during the weekend of Oct. 16-17. The activities will begin the evening of Oct. 16 with a tailgate party from 4:30-6:30 p.m. more »»

No End in Sight for Drug Problem; and Cheeseburgers

October 4, 2015 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 »»

Blankenship’s Influence Still Reigns in W.Va.

October 4, 2015 Whatever happens at his trial, the hard truth is we are living in Don Blankenship’s West Virginia. more »»


Pittsburgh Beat Cincinnati, WC Will Be at PNC

October 5, 2015 PITTSBURGH — The Pittsburgh Pirates went 98-64, the second-best record in the major leagues. more »»

Harvick Claims a Must-Win

October 5, 2015 DOVER, Del. — Kevin Harvick dominated a race he had to win to advance to the second round of NASCAR’s playoffs, while six-time champion Jimmie Johnson was eliminated from the field. more »»

Browns Find A Way ... To Lose

October 5, 2015 SAN DIEGO — Rookie Josh Lambo got his first game-winning kick in the NFL. Philip Rivers had another one of his spectacular games, which fans have come to expect. more »»

Matchups Set For MLB Postseason

October 5, 2015 Dallas Keuchel started the All-Star game, won 20 times and twice dominated the New York Yankees. more »»

Wide-Open Race for Blackhawks’ Crown

October 5, 2015 After the Chicago Blackhawks raised the Stanley Cup on home ice in June to celebrate their third title in six years, they spent the summer figuring out how to pay for it. more »»

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