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Wheeling Council Approves False Alarm Fines

October 7, 2015 WHEELING — City residents and businessowners may have a slight reprieve from the newly adopted false alarm ordinance and its associated penalties, as the city must first find a company with the... more »»


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Wheeling Council Approves False Alarm Fines

October 7, 2015 WHEELING — City residents and businessowners may have a slight reprieve from the newly adopted false alarm ordinance and its associated penalties, as the city must first find a company with the... more »»

WesBanco Arena’s Menu Options Grow

October 7, 2015 Renovations to WesBanco Arena include temporary main entrances and a makeshift box office during live events, as well as new food offerings. more »»

Bridgeport Project To Delay Traffic On I-70

October 7, 2015 BRIDGEPORT — Motorists traveling Interstate 70 past Bridgeport may see additional traffic delays starting today as a bridge replacement project at Exit 225 in Bridgeport enters a new phase. more »»

Marshall Commissioners Lose Patience With Power Co. Officials’ Absence

October 7, 2015 MOUNDSVILLE — While the Moundsville Power project is moving to complete preparations for its projected January groundbreaking, Marshall County commissioners have noted their frustration with the... more »»

Boy, 11, Mistakenly Kills Brother

October 7, 2015 CARROLLTON, Ohio (AP) — An 11-year-old boy fatally shot his 12-year-old brother during a target-shooting outing in eastern Ohio, the local sheriff said Tuesday. more »»



October 7, 2015 Laura Ellen (McFarland) Garber, 73, of Follansbee, W.Va., died on Monday. Viewing Friday 5:30 p.m. until 6:30 p.m. service, James Funeral Home, Follansbee. more »»


October 7, 2015 Wanda Boyd Coast, 88, died Thursday, October 1, 2015, at Cape Canaveral Hospital Hospice Unit. Born in Detroit, Michigan, she moved to Wheeling, WV as an infant. more »»


October 7, 2015 Mary Alma Coleman, 101, of Steubenville, Ohio died Friday, October 2, 2015 at the Inn at Wyngate, Weirton, W.Va. more »»


October 7, 2015 Carson W. Bryan, of Amelia Island, FL and formerly of Dallas, WV, passed away unexpectedly at Baptist Memorial Hospital in Jacksonville, FL on Thursday, October 1, 2015. more »»


October 7, 2015 Arthur H. “Art” Zelent, 93, of Adena, Ohio, died Monday. Visitation 2-8 p.m. Friday, Borkoski Funeral Home, Adena. Service 11 a.m. Saturday. more »»


Fostoria Property Owners Seek Help With Marketing Moundsville Location

October 7, 2015 More than two years after the reclamation of the site of the former Fostoria Glass Co. more »»

Ohio County Commission OKs Voting Machines

October 7, 2015 Ohio County residents will soon use high-tech equipment to cast their election day votes. more »»

Moundsville Man Pleads Guilty to Biting off Finger in Bar Fight

October 7, 2015 A Moundsville resident will not face jail time after biting off a man’s finger during a bar fight earlier this year. more »»

Wheeling Hospital Sheds Light On Germs

October 7, 2015 To continue its vigilance against infection, Wheeling Hospital has acquired portable units utilizing ultraviolet lights to reduce bacteria, viruses, fungi and “super-bug” germs from surgical suites,... more »»

Collegiate Alumnae to Meet for Tea

October 7, 2015 The members of Collegiate Alumnae of Wheeling will hold an afternoon tea from 1-3 p.m. Saturday at The Linsly School in the McNulty Roo. more »»


WVU Plan Will Help Weirton

October 7, 2015 Unlike several other local communities, Weirton has managed to hold on to a substantial segment of the steel industry that once was the foundation of the Ohio Valley’s economy. more »»

Using Immigrants As Political Tools

October 7, 2015 Not since 2006 has the federal government deported more illegal aliens. But then, not since then have Democrat hopes for the presidency been so low. more »»

Information Access Critical

October 6, 2015 Many newspaper journalists will have no trouble believing allegations Murray Energy Corp. is making in a lawsuit against the federal government. more »»

Demand Results For Our Veterans

October 6, 2015 After allowing the Department of Veterans Affairs to go for months without a permanent inspector general, President Barack Obama finally is nominating someone for the post. He is Michael J. 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 »»

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 »»


Park On Track For 3-Peat

October 7, 2015 WHEELING — Wheeling Park is on a mission for a third straight West Virginia Class AAA golf championshi. more »»

Blue Dons Lead Class A

October 7, 2015 WHEELING — After Day 1 of the West Virginia state golf tournament Monday at Oglebay’s Robert Trent Jones-designed course, Madonna would have liked to be in a better position heading into the final... more »»

Hero 5K Will Be Scheduled for October 24

October 7, 2015 MOUNDSVILLE — Moundsville Middle School student Isaiah Leasure might get a new handicap-accessible van as a result of the efforts of a local veteran. more »»

DII Bulletin Puts WLU At No. 2

October 7, 2015 BEAVERTON, Ore. — The West Liberty men’s basketball team has been ranked No. more »»

Cubs Ready For Pirates in NL Wild-Card

October 7, 2015 PITTSBURGH — The hot, young talent. The emerging ace with the electric stuff. The relentlessly upbeat manager. The giddy relief that comes with washing away years of futility. more »»

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