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Body Found Near Path in Woodsdale Area

May 29, 2015 WHEELING — Wheeling police continue to investigate the death of a man whose body was discovered Thursday on the well-traveled “Pig Path” in the heart of the Woodsdale neighborhood. more »»

 
 
 

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Body Found Near Path in Woodsdale Area

May 29, 2015 WHEELING — Wheeling police continue to investigate the death of a man whose body was discovered Thursday on the well-traveled “Pig Path” in the heart of the Woodsdale neighborhood. more »»

Switzerland of Ohio School District Headed Toward Bankruptcy

May 29, 2015 WOODSFIELD — Hours after learning a Monroe County judge approved an injunction that would allow Beallsville High School to remain open, Switzerland of Ohio Board Treasurer Lance Erlwein outlined a... more »»

Casinos Nearing Saturation Point

May 29, 2015 ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. more »»

W.Va.’s Outlook On Coal Gloomy

May 29, 2015 CHARLESTON (AP) — West Virginia University researchers predict that state coal production will drop 39 percent compared with the industry’s last high point in 2008 — less-than-encouraging news for... more »»

Firms Would Receive Incentives for Building Ethane Cracker in Belmont County

May 29, 2015 SHADYSIDE — Belmont County Commissioner Mark Thomas said real estate taxpayers in the Shadyside Local School District will get their say regarding incentives that could be part of attracting the $. more »»

Obituaries

EVALYN HIRKALA

May 29, 2015 Evalyn W. Hirkala, 90, of Weirton, passed away Thursday, May 28, 2015. Visitation Sunday 4-8 p.m., Greco-Hertnick Funeral Home, Weirton. Burial 11 a.m. Monday, St. Paul Roman Catholic Church. more »»

CLEVELAND HAYES

May 29, 2015 Cleveland “Bill” Hayes, 87, of Wheeling, WV, formerly of Meadville, WV, passed away on May 27, 2015 at Liza’s Place. more »»

DONALD KIGER

May 29, 2015 Donald Howard “Legs” Kiger, 85, of Wheeling, WV, passed away on Sunday, April 19, 2015. There will be a memorial visitation on Saturday, May 30, 2015, from 9 a.m. more »»

ANTHONY MARONI

May 29, 2015 Anthony “Tony” Maroni, 89, of New Athens died Wednesday. Visitation Sunday May 31, 2015 from 11 a.m. –1 p.m. at Borkoski Funeral Home, Cadiz, Ohio, with 1 p.m. services. more »»

ISLETA DAUGHERTY

May 29, 2015 Isleta Elizabeth Morris Daugherty, 60, of Cameron died Monday, May 25,2015, in Wheeling Hospital, Wheeling W.Va. She was born July 26, 1954, in Glen Dale, W.Va. more »»

Community

Football Coach Has Case Continued

May 29, 2015 Bellaire High School football coach Steve Andres had his drunken driving case continued Thursday by Belmont County Eastern Division Court Judge Albert E. Davies. more »»

John Marshall Grads Told To Follow Their Dreams

May 29, 2015 Daryn Vucelik, a John Marshall High School Class of 2011 graduate, encouraged her fellow Monarchs to work hard to achieve their dreams, and not give up when they are faced with challenges. more »»

Man Arrested for Allegedly Threatening Prosecutor

May 29, 2015 Ohio County sheriff’s deputies arrested a Wheeling man shortly after noon Thursday who is accused of threatening assistant prosecutor Gail Kahle. Christopher Redmen, 33, of 8 Forest Ave. more »»

Brick Fundraiser to Pave Way for Dog Park

May 29, 2015 The public is being asked to “pave the way” for a dog park in Wheeling by purchasing commemorative bricks that will be placed at the future park site at the Tunnel Green Recreation Area in East... more »»

Paving Project Progress Ongoing in Belmont County

May 29, 2015 Belmont County Commissioners reviewed several projects during their regular meeting Wednesday and noted progress on projects paid for by $1. more »»

Editorials

Fund Transit, Not Studies

May 29, 2015 A debate in Ohio is highlighting two problems: one, the pitiful level of money available for public transportation in the state; and two, the apparently bottomless fund for studies and reports. Gov. more »»

Don’t Build Bigger Jail Than Needed

May 29, 2015 Monroe County taxpayers already have experience with an expensive local government building constructed just a few years ago and now about to be abandoned. more »»

Battling the Bulge Among Children

May 29, 2015 Often at or near the bottom of most comparisons of states, we West Virginians finally have finished close to the top. But that is nothing to celebrate. more »»

Oil Exports Benefit Economy, Diplomacy

May 29, 2015 Oil and natural gas are being used as geopolitical weapons like never before in history. Russia’s Vladimir Putin has become perhaps the world’s most skillful, effective practitioner. more »»

Keep Pressure Up on Pushers

May 28, 2015 Even criminals obey the law of supply and demand. Apparently, it has made our area a cut-rate market for killer drugs. more »»

Local Columns

Plan Will Use Antiquated Rules to Hamper Internet

May 26, 2015 Those of a certain age can easily remember the telephone in our parents’ or grandparents’ homes — it was black and it had a rotary dialer and a short cord so you could never have a private... more »»

U.S. Energy Policy Makes No Sense

May 24, 2015 How crazy is U.S. energy policy? Try this: More than one-fourth of the oil we use in this country comes from other nations. more »»

Wheeling Man’s Warnings About Vietnam Ignored

May 24, 2015 On this Memorial Day, let me share a true revelation about that totally unnecessary and disastrous fiasco in Vietnam and a man who called it correctl. more »»

Plans Being Made for Four Seasons Pool Improvements

May 24, 2015 The Four Seasons Pool is in need of a major renovation and the Moundsville Parks and Recreation Board and city council will be asking the citizens for ideas and suggestions to improve the conditions... more »»

Controversial Ruling Was Right

May 23, 2015 For many years, West Virginia Supreme Court justices were accused of legislating from the bench. more »»

Sports

Oak Glen Baseball Makes First State Tourney in 52 Years

May 29, 2015 NEW MANCHESTER — The Oak Glen baseball team made school history Thursday. more »»

Wheeling Central's Softball Run Ends in State Final

May 29, 2015 VIENNA — Leaving runners in scoring position will always hurt a team, but leaving runners in scoring position against the one of the best pitchers in the state will ultimately lead to a loss. more »»

Steubenville Baseball Advances to Regional Final

May 29, 2015 ZANESVILLE — The Steubenville baseball team channeled deep into its rich tradition to pull out a victory on Thursday in an Ohio Division II regional semifinal. more »»

Future Looks Good for Belancic, Wheeling Central Girls' Track

May 29, 2015 WHEELING — Once a fledgling outfit, Eric Belancic has seen the Wheeling Central track program grow to what it is today, both as a competitor and now as coach. more »»

Steelers’ Allen Is Out To Prove ’14 a Fluke

May 29, 2015 PITTSBURGH — The Pittsburgh Steelers paid Cortez Allen last fall to take over the shutdown cornerback role that Ike Taylor handled for the better part of a decade. more »»

 
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My Hole-y Life

May 4, 2015 For months we have seen the wrath that winter has taken on our roads and hillsides. The constant freeze and thaw of winter wreaked havoc, creating craters in roads. more »

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