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W.Va. Lacks Oversight of Pipelines

April 26, 2015 WHEELING — West Virginia regulators do not inspect the vast majority of pipelines transporting natural gas and oil throughout the state, such as the two Williams Energy conduits that ruptured in... more »»


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W.Va. Lacks Oversight of Pipelines

April 26, 2015 WHEELING — West Virginia regulators do not inspect the vast majority of pipelines transporting natural gas and oil throughout the state, such as the two Williams Energy conduits that ruptured in... more »»

Effects Of Ruptures Still Linger

April 26, 2015 GLEN DALE — Inspectors found benzene, toluene, ethylbenzene and xylene in an unnamed Marshall County stream four days after the April 9 Williams Energy pipeline ruptures, West Virginia Department... more »»

Northern Panhandle Counties Rake in Severance Tax

April 26, 2015 WHEELING — In 2014, West Virginia distributed more than $13 million to cities and counties as part of the state’s growing natural gas and oil severance tax. About 30 percent of that total — $3. more »»

Rec Dept. To Spectators: Stay Off The Park’s Turf

April 26, 2015 WHEELING — Cleaning up after spectators at the J.B. Chambers Recreation Park in East Wheeling isn’t always fun and games for city workers. more »»

Leaders, Charities Offer Condolences, Help After Devastating Nepal Quake

April 26, 2015 By GREGORY KATZ Associated Press LONDON (AP) — As world leaders and global charities tried to grasp the scope of an earthquake that devastated Nepal, they offered condolences for the more than 1,400... more »»



April 25, 2015 Donna Lee Chiarello, 69, of Follansbee died Thursday. Visitation 5-7 p.m. Sunday at Mullenbach Funeral Home. Vigil 7 p.m. Mass 11 a.m. Monday, St. Anthony’s Church. more »»


April 25, 2015 William C. “Bill” Duvall, 85, born February 7, 1930, departed his life on Thursday, April 23, 2015, in his home surrounded by family. more »»


April 25, 2015 Albert J. Nardone, 84, of Warwood passed away on April 24, 2015, at his residence. Friends will be received on Monday, April 27, 2015, from 2-4 and 6-8 p.. more »»


April 25, 2015 Steve Pavlov, 91, of Adena died Thursday. Visitation 2-9 p.m. Monday at Borkoski Funeral Home, Adena. Funeral Mass 11 a.m. Tuesday at St. Casimir’s Catholic Church, Adena. more »»


April 25, 2015 Joseph M. Krinock, 53, of Weirton, WV, passed away. Visitation Sunday, 1 p.m. until 4 p.m. service at Steel & Wolfe Funeral Home, Inc., Weirton, WV. more »»


Pistol Packin’ Seniors Locked and Loaded

April 26, 2015 WHEELING — A growing number of baby boomers—both men and women—have added semi-automatic pistols, revolvers and other handguns to night stands once reserved for eyeglasses, dentures and... more »»

Marshall County Volunteers Honored for Service

April 26, 2015 MOUNDSVILLE — Marshall County volunteers and local government authorities who are involved with different cleanup and recycling efforts were commended by Randy Hoffman of the state Environmental... more »»

Moundsville Art Students Bring Coal History to Life

April 25, 2015 Moundsville Middle School teacher Joy VanScyoc is working to keep West Virginia history alive in art classrooms. more »»

Miss W.Va. Delivers Anti-Bullying Lesson to Wheeling Youths

April 25, 2015 The perhaps unlikely partnership of a pageant queen and a federal prosecutor teamed up Friday to bring an anti-bullying message to students at Wheeling Middle School. more »»

Wheeling Man Allegedly Enters Girlfriend’s Home With Knife

April 25, 2015 A Wheeling man was arrested after he allegedly broke into his former girlfriend’s home to confront her new boyfriend. more »»


End Delay On Road Funding

April 26, 2015 Frustration among officials in Wheeling and Moundsville last week have made it plainer than ever that a solution to West Virginia’s highway funding dilemma needs to be found — soon. more »»

Rethink Pipeline Safety in W.Va.

April 26, 2015 It probably comes as no surprise to many local residents that, as we reported in today’s newspaper, there is little state oversight regarding the safety of many natural gas pipelines in West... more »»

Cleaning Up Litter Along Roads, Streets

April 26, 2015 Almost heaven would not be a good description for many areas of West Virginia.?More like “almost a garbage dump.” For some reason, areas beside quite a few roads and streets are covered in litter. more »»

Pats on the Back:

April 26, 2015 - To the thousands of people who made donations or pledges to the United Way of the Upper Ohio Valley’s annual fundraising campaign. more »»

Easing Pain Of WLU Cuts

April 25, 2015 Something has to give at West Liberty University. Declining enrollment gives WLU officials few options but to curb spending — perhaps by more than $1 million a year. more »»

Local Columns

How to Increase Reading Speed, Comprehension

April 26, 2015 What is an appropriate reading rate or speed for your child? To develop an effective reading pace, your child must first understand that all materials are not meant to be read in the same manner,... more »»

Do SWAT Teams Need Blinders?

April 26, 2015 Perhaps we ought to start equipping police SWAT team members with blinders, something like those used on horses to ensure they don’t get “spooked” by something they spot with their peripheral visio. more »»

Genuine Love Is Offered With No Strings Attached

April 26, 2015 As we move into the heart of spring, we are seeing more and more conflicts between police and citizens that they have been charged to protect. more »»

Wrestling Match in the Courtroom and Unspent Money

April 26, 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 »»

Marshall Countians Preparing for Boys State in June

April 26, 2015 The American Legion Mountaineer Boys State will be an event of June 7-11 at Jackson’s Mill in Lewis County, with five individuals who are members of Legion posts in Marshall County being involved. more »»


Wheeling Nailers Put on the Brink

April 26, 2015 WHEELING — The Wheeling Nailers got off to a good start in a pivotal game five Saturday night at WesBanco Aren. more »»

Bellaire Tops Linsly For Shot at Title

April 26, 2015 WHEELING — One streak continued and another one ended Saturday afternoon at Holloway Field. more »»

St. Clairsville Devils Find Way To A Win

April 26, 2015 ST. CLAIRSVILLE — Having an ace pitcher in a tournament setting is always beneficial. St. more »»

Bishop Donahue Pounces on Bellaire St. John's Errors

April 26, 2015 MOUNDSVILLE — In baseball it all comes down to making the routine plays, especially when you are playing good teams. Bellaire St. more »»

Steubenville Big Red Headed To Final

April 26, 2015 STEUBENVILLE — Big Red will play for its 21st Ohio Valley Athletic Conference baseball championship thanks to an unearned run and another stellar pitching performance by Anthony Zorne. more »»

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