Sign In | Create an Account | Welcome, . My Account | Logout | Subscribe | Submit News | Contact Us | Home RSS
Oilfield blast survivor shares his story to keep others safe

April 9, 2014 WHEELING — There’s no sense trying to talk him out of it, Brad Livingston thought as he and his co-worker approached the drip tanks at the western Oklahoma oil well site where they were welding on a... more »»

WJU student death trial to be continued

April 9, 2014 WHEELING — First Judicial Circuit Judge James Mazzone on Tuesday vacated the April 29 murder trial date of Craig Tyler Peacock at the request of defense attorney Robert McCoi. more »»

Crosses back at Stratton building

April 8, 2014 STRATTON — The crosses are back on the village’s Municipal Building, at least for now. Two crosses currently grace the building’s facad. more »»

Grand Theater receives state, trust funding

April 8, 2014 STEUBENVILLE — Scott Dressel started looking for an Ohio heating and air conditioning contractor as soon as he heard the Ohio House of Representatives and the Senate had approved $140,000 for the... more »»

Heritage Ohio offers workshop on Friday

April 8, 2014 STEUBENVILLE — Heritage Ohio officials will offer a series of workshops Friday to help individuals and communities understand the historic building rehabilitation proces. more »»

Planners hears pros, cons on inspections

April 8, 2014 STEUBENVILLE — The president of the Jefferson County Landlord Association said his group can understand the need for rental property inspections if the property owner has received citations and... more »»

Several indicted by federal grand jury

April 8, 2014 WHEELING — United States Attorney William J. Ihlenfeld II announced several area people were indicted by a federal grand jury. Marcel D. Weaver and Holly D. more »»

Follansbee talks budget issues

April 8, 2014 FOLLANSBEE — City officials have been wrapping up issues related to the 2014-15 budget, though passage of the city’s new garbage rates and the management of the city park’s concession stand remai. more »»

Council tackles truck traffic, city building

April 8, 2014 FOLLANSBEE — Follansbee Council Monday discussed traffic issues involving large trucks, including the closing of a section of state Route 2 at the city’s North End, and plans to renovate the... more »»

Weirton makes change to UDO

April 8, 2014 WEIRTON – City Council on Monday agreed to make some changes in how particular developments in the city are handled, while agreeing to move forward with various other projects in the city Council... more »»

Learning how to stay safe

April 8, 2014 NEW CUMBERLAND — Tammy West, a resident of the Chester/New Cumberland area, wants to help people learn how to stay safe. more »»

Chester OKs budget, purchases truck

April 8, 2014 CHESTER — Despite a lean budget outlook, City Council approved a lease-purchase agreement for a new street department truck Monday night. more »»

Weirton moving forward with Home Rule program

April 8, 2014 WEIRTON – City officials held a public hearing regarding the Home Rule program application Monday, although no citizens were present to commen. more »»

Regional Roundup

April 8, 2014 Child advocacy center receives grant funds COLUMBUS — In honor of National Crime Victims’ Rights Week, Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine has awarded nearly a dozen Ohio crime victim service agencies... more »»

Ameredes to be inducted to Weirton Hall of Fame

April 8, 2014 WEIRTON — Harry Ameredes is among those to be inducted into the Weirton Hall of Fame this year, being recognized in the category of music and fine arts. more »»

Weirton Hall of Fame will induct Goldie Almason Baly

April 8, 2014 WEIRTON — Goldie Almason Baly has been named part of the Class of 2014 for the Weirton Hall of Fame, recognized in the category of public service. more »»


April 7, 2014 CADIZ — The pair accused in the murder of Joseph M. Strother, a 45-year-old Cadiz man who was found dead in Sally Buffalo Park March 28, were caught by police after a chase Saturday evening. more »»

Pings provide best plane hope

April 7, 2014 PERTH, Australia — Underwater sounds detected by a ship searching the southern Indian Ocean for the missing Malaysia Airlines jet are consistent with the pings from aircraft black boxes, an... more »»

University to confer honorary degrees on May 9

April 7, 2014 STEUBENVILLE — The Rev. Sean O. Sheridan, TOR, will address his first graduating classes as president of Franciscan University of Steubenville at the 66th commencement exercises set May 9 and 10. more »»

Toronto school declared bedbug-free

April 7, 2014 TORONTO — The city junior/senior high school is free of bedbugs after being sprayed for the pests over the weekend. more »»

I am looking for: