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The Intelligencer and Wheeling News-Register
Martins Ferry Sweeps Bellaire in VolleyballThe Purple Riders didn't do anything flashy in sweeping Buckeye 8 rival Bellair
Martins Ferry Sweeps Bellaire in Volleyball
The Intelligencer and Wheeling News-Register / Posted 8 hours ago
The Purple Riders didn't do anything flashy in sweeping Buckeye 8 rival Bellaire - 25-15, 25-20, 25-12 - but what they did do inside the Tolbert Gym was play sound, fundamental volleyball. For coach Chuck Probst, that was just fine. ''I think that... Read more
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The Times Leader
Week 2 of prep football set to unfoldHarrison Central, River and St. John Central all started the season with impres
Week 2 of prep football set to unfold
The Times Leader / Posted 16 hours ago
Harrison Central, River and St. John Central all started the season with impressive victories last weekend, but all three face tough tests in Week 2 as their respective opponent also debuted with a win. Meanwhile, five other teams are looking to... Read more
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WTOV 9 Steubenville
Former steel industry union leader honored in Martins FerryUpdated: Wednesday, September 2 2015, 12:29 PM EDT MARTINS FERRY, Ohio – A loc
Former steel industry union leader honored in Martins Ferry
WTOV 9 Steubenville / Posted yesterday
Updated: Wednesday, September 2 2015, 12:29 PM EDT MARTINS FERRY, Ohio – A local man was honored months after his death for both his tenacity and his kindness Wednesday morning in Martins Ferry. The legacy former Steelworkers Organization of Active... Read more
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The Times Leader
JANICE SHIRBISH- SIELINGSIELING Dec. 20, 1947- Aug. 25, Janice Marie Shirbish- Sieling, 67, of Melbour
JANICE SHIRBISH- SIELING
The Times Leader / Posted yesterday
SIELING Dec. 20, 1947- Aug. 25, Janice Marie Shirbish- Sieling, 67, of Melbourne, FL, formerly of Belmont, OH, passed away Tuesday, August 25, 2015. Janice was born December 20, 1947, in Martins Ferry, OH. She was preceded in death by her husband,... Read more
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The Times Leader
Area Sports BriefsThe Bellaire Jr. Sports will hold signups on Thursday from 6-8 p.m. at the Fore
Area Sports Briefs
The Times Leader / Posted yesterday
The Bellaire Jr. Sports will hold signups on Thursday from 6-8 p.m. at the Forest Hills Community Center; and on Sunday from 9 a.m. until 1 p.m. at the Bellaire Jr. Sports Baseball Fields. The cost is $35 for one child. The cost is $20 for an... Read more
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The Times Leader
Buckeye Trail sweeps Martins FerryAnd it showed high atop the Purple City Tuesday evening. The invading Warriors
Buckeye Trail sweeps Martins Ferry
The Times Leader / Posted yesterday
And it showed high atop the Purple City Tuesday evening. The invading Warriors made quick and easy work of the homestanding Purple Riders, posting a 25-12, 25-6 and 25-19 sweep to get to 4-0 on the young season. The Warriors, who are off until... Read more
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The Times Leader
ANNA CROSSAnna M. Cross, 83, of St. Clairsville, OH, died Sunday, August 30, 2015, at Eas
ANNA CROSS
The Times Leader / Posted yesterday
Anna M. Cross, 83, of St. Clairsville, OH, died Sunday, August 30, 2015, at East Ohio Regional Hospital, Martins Ferry, OH. She was born August 13, 1932 in Fairpoint, OH a daughter of the late John and Delora Bumgarner Hudy. Anna was a retired... Read more
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The Times Leader
JOSEPH STRAMAJoseph S. Strama, 87, of Martins Ferry, OH, died Monday, August 31, 2015, at Ea
JOSEPH STRAMA
The Times Leader / Posted yesterday
Joseph S. Strama, 87, of Martins Ferry, OH, died Monday, August 31, 2015, at East Ohio Regional Hospital, Martins Ferry. He was born October 24, 1927, in Martins Ferry, a son of the late Joseph and Anna (Kandrach) Strama. Joe retired from Picoma... Read more
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The Intelligencer and Wheeling News-Register
Buckeye Trail Sweep Martins FerryThe invading Warriors made quick work of homestanding Martins Ferry, posting a
Buckeye Trail Sweep Martins Ferry
The Intelligencer and Wheeling News-Register / Posted 2 days ago
The invading Warriors made quick work of homestanding Martins Ferry, posting a 25-12, 25-6 and 25-19 sweep to get to 4-0. The Warriors, who are off until meeting rival Shenandoah on Tuesday, are making the steady progress that Beros is hoping for,... Read more
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The Intelligencer and Wheeling News-Register
Visiting Caregiver Charged in Jewelry TheftWheeling police executed an arrest warrant Monday on Stephanie Walker, 39, of 4
Visiting Caregiver Charged in Jewelry Theft
The Intelligencer and Wheeling News-Register / Posted 2 days ago
Wheeling police executed an arrest warrant Monday on Stephanie Walker, 39, of 4209 Center Ave., Shadyside, for grand larceny in connection with the Aug. 13 theft of jewelry at a Gracie Drive residence. A criminal complaint states the alleged... Read more
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Church Central
Church Turnarounds: Fruitful methods: (Part 7: The Role of New Doors and Creativity) Various surveys show that only 1 to 3.5 percent of congregations are effectiv
Church Turnarounds: Fruitful methods: (Part 7: The Role of New Doors and Creativity)
Church Central / Posted 2 days ago
Various surveys show that only 1 to 3.5 percent of congregations are effectively reaching “unchurched” people. Since more and more secular people have little or no... Read more
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WTOV 9 Steubenville
Weekend statistics show 77 traffic stops, 39 citations, 4 OVI arrestsUpdated: Tuesday, September 1 2015, 11:27 AM EDT BELMONT COUNTY, Ohio – It’s a
Weekend statistics show 77 traffic stops, 39 citations, 4 OVI arrests
WTOV 9 Steubenville / Posted 2 days ago
Updated: Tuesday, September 1 2015, 11:27 AM EDT BELMONT COUNTY, Ohio – It’s a group effort. The Ohio State Highway Patrol, Belmont County Sheriff's Office, Bridgeport and Martins Ferry police departments, along with the county's emergency... Read more
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The Times Leader
WaterWITH YOU is the Fountain of Life. In Your Light we shall see Light. Ps. 36 is
Water
The Times Leader / Posted 2 days ago
WITH YOU is the Fountain of Life. In Your Light we shall see Light. Ps. 36 is the basis of all life. Without water, clean water, there is no life, no health. Pure water is a gift from God. is a vehicle of God's blessing to us; in the... Read more
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The Times Leader
Barnesville remains unblemished; St. C., MF, SJC all prevailSo far it's been all good nights for Barnesville as it improved to 3-0 on with
Barnesville remains unblemished; St. C., MF, SJC all prevail
The Times Leader / Posted 2 days ago
So far it's been all good nights for Barnesville as it improved to 3-0 on with three starting freshmen, defeating Linsly in straight sets 25-21, 25-11, 25-19 inside the Stifel Field House. "To open the season I was hoping this is where we would be... Read more
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The Times Leader
River wastes no time in lighting up its new scoreboardThe veteran River head coach said his team had to finish games and make sure it
River wastes no time in lighting up its new scoreboard
The Times Leader / Posted 2 days ago
The veteran River head coach said his team had to finish games and make sure it wasn't in a position where a late turnover or penalty could come back to haunt it as it did multiple times in 2014. The message evidently got across loud and clear... Read more
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The Times Leader
SOAR Chapter 23-9 to meetMARTINS FERRY -- A special monthly meeting of the USW SOAR Chapter 23-9 will be
SOAR Chapter 23-9 to meet
The Times Leader / Posted 2 days ago
MARTINS FERRY -- A special monthly meeting of the USW SOAR Chapter 23-9 will be held Wednesday, 10 a.m., at the former local 1238 Union Hall in Martins Ferry. There will be a dedication of a memorial stone to ex-Local 1238 and SOAR Chapter 23-9... Read more
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The Times Leader
Judge Fregiato issues sentencesJohn Harvey Goddard Jr., 29, 306 8th St., Moundsville, was sentenced to 36 mont
Judge Fregiato issues sentences
The Times Leader / Posted 2 days ago
John Harvey Goddard Jr., 29, 306 8th St., Moundsville, was sentenced to 36 months in the penitentiary with six months suspended for a total of 30 months for conveyance of drugs into a detention facility, a felony of the third degree occurring Feb,... Read more
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Weirton Daily Times
Brooke’s cardiac kids come back for a winDrew Theiss and Colin Brightwell scored in the first half for the Beavers. Kon
Brooke’s cardiac kids come back for a win
Weirton Daily Times / Posted 3 days ago
Drew Theiss and Colin Brightwell scored in the first half for the Beavers. Konner Govey found the net twice and Gavin Browne and Matthew Reed also scored for coach Joe Pepe's Bruins, who are now 2-2-1. "Our kids showed a lot of character tonight,"... Read more
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The Intelligencer and Wheeling News-Register
Weekend Wrap: Early Season Noise MakersThe Magnolia Blue Eagles had eyes on them since the beginning of summer practic
Weekend Wrap: Early Season Noise Makers
The Intelligencer and Wheeling News-Register / Posted 3 days ago
The Magnolia Blue Eagles had eyes on them since the beginning of summer practices as expectations were high not only inside the team, but from the public as well. The first game was not going to be an easy task, though, as the Shadyside Tigers were... Read more
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The Intelligencer and Wheeling News-Register
Wheeling Caregiver Charged in TheftWheeling police executed an arrest warrant Monday on Stephanie Walker, 39, of 4
Wheeling Caregiver Charged in Theft
The Intelligencer and Wheeling News-Register / Posted 3 days ago
Wheeling police executed an arrest warrant Monday on Stephanie Walker, 39, of 4209 Center Ave., Shadyside, for grand larceny in connection with the Aug. 13 theft of jewelry at a Gracie Drive residence. A criminal complaint states the alleged... Read more
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Weirton Daily Times
Life on the streets:STEUBENVILLE - Sam said she has spent the last four days and nights walking the
Life on the streets:
Weirton Daily Times / Posted 3 days ago
STEUBENVILLE - Sam said she has spent the last four days and nights walking the downtown streets looking for a date. She was eating a sandwich and talking about getting a ride to Weirton where she could, "get some sleep at a friend's place. I will... Read more
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The Times Leader
Donald TrumpWithout question, is and has long been a very charismatic and ultra-successful
Donald Trump
The Times Leader / Posted 3 days ago
Without question, is and has long been a very charismatic and ultra-successful businessman, who is well-known for his "larger than life" personality and achievements, who now seems to have morphed into his "alter ego," "The Donald,"where... Read more
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The Times Leader
ROBERT WARFIELDWARFIELD Robert "Bob" Edward Warfield, 87, of Bethesda, OH, passed Saturday Au
ROBERT WARFIELD
The Times Leader / Posted 3 days ago
WARFIELD Robert "Bob" Edward Warfield, 87, of Bethesda, OH, passed Saturday August 29, 2015 at Cumberland Pointe, St. Clairsville, OH. He was born in Martins Ferry on June 21, 1928, a son of the late Lewis and Bernice Hanlon Warfield. Robert was a... Read more
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The Times Leader
ROBERT CLARKHe was born May 24, 1953, in Wheeling, a son of Charles "Chick" Clark of Lansin
ROBERT CLARK
The Times Leader / Posted 5 days ago
He was born May 24, 1953, in Wheeling, a son of Charles "Chick" Clark of Lansing and the late Mary (Przybylowicz) Clark. In addition to his mother, he was preceded in death by an infant brother, Charles J. Clark. He was a retired employee of... Read more
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The Times Leader
DJFS has new visitation camper"We've had it operational now for a little over a month," DJFS Director Vince G
DJFS has new visitation camper
The Times Leader / Posted 5 days ago
"We've had it operational now for a little over a month," DJFS Director Vince Gianangeli said, adding that the Belmont and Monroe county DJFS departments jointly applied for an Efficiency and Innovation Grant. "We received this through a joint grant... Read more
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The Columbus Dispatch
Scores from around OhioHigh-school football | Ada 69, McGuffey Upper Scioto Valley 21 Akr. Buchtel
Scores from around Ohio
The Columbus Dispatch / Posted 6 days ago
High-school football | Ada 69, McGuffey Upper Scioto Valley 21 Akr. Buchtel 41, Cle. Hts. 6 Akr. Ellet 48, Akr. Springfield 21 Akr. SVSM 34, Lansing Everett, Mich. 20 Albany Alexander 45, Federal Hocking 14 Andover... Read more
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The Times Leader
Purple Riders roll to victorySenior speedster Arjay Burress scored five first-half touchdowns leading the Ri
Purple Riders roll to victory
The Times Leader / Posted 6 days ago
Senior speedster Arjay Burress scored five first-half touchdowns leading the Riders to a 33-0 lead at the intermission, before rolling to an impressive 60-7 win over Buckeye Local. In the season opener for both clubs, the Riders impressive start set... Read more
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The Times Leader
Man still waiting for creek cleaning helpNeiman said an old recliner that was at the edge of the creek was removed by ci
Man still waiting for creek cleaning help
The Times Leader / Posted 6 days ago
Neiman said an old recliner that was at the edge of the creek was removed by city of Martins Ferry employees. But work to remove other debris, such as old railroad ties, that was expected to occur this week still has not happened, he said. "No one... Read more
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The Times Leader
Government AssistanceI wasn't gong to write to the Times-Leader; but the more I thought about the fl
Government Assistance
The Times Leader / Posted 6 days ago
I wasn't gong to write to the Times-Leader; but the more I thought about the flooding in several sections of Martins Ferry last week and the lack of assistance from our government, I got ticked off. We, the taxpayers of this great nation seem to... Read more
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The Alliance Review
Friday night's high school football scoresFriday's Scores The Associated Press PREP FOOTBALL Ada 69, McGuffey Upper Sc
Friday night's high school football scores
The Alliance Review / Posted 6 days ago
Friday's Scores The Associated Press PREP FOOTBALL Ada 69, McGuffey Upper Scioto Valley 21 Akr. Buchtel 41, Cle. Hts. 6 Akr. Ellet 48, Akr. Springfield 21 Akr. SVSM 34, Lansing Everett, Mich. 20 Albany Alexander 45, Stewart Federal Hocking... Read more
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The Times Leader
St. C. sweeps Harrison CentralThe Red Devils (2-0) earned their second sweep of the season by scores of 25-20
St. C. sweeps Harrison Central
The Times Leader / Posted 6 days ago
The Red Devils (2-0) earned their second sweep of the season by scores of 25-20, 25-13 and 25-13 over the Huskies (0-4) on John Jenkins Court. "We worked this week on cleaning up some of the mistakes that we had against Martins Ferry," St.... Read more
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The Times Leader
Bridgeport secures first volleyball winShelby Matheny had 21 points, eight aces and 14 digs, and Kamden Dulesky record
Bridgeport secures first volleyball win
The Times Leader / Posted 6 days ago
Shelby Matheny had 21 points, eight aces and 14 digs, and Kamden Dulesky recorded 18 digs, 10 kills and seven points as the Bulldogs rallied in the third and fourth sets to secure a thrilling 29-27, 16-25, 25-20, 25-23 triumph against St. John inside... Read more
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The Times Leader
Bulldogs win firstShelby Matheny had 21 points, eight aces and 14 digs, and Kamden Dulesky record
Bulldogs win first
The Times Leader / Posted 6 days ago
Shelby Matheny had 21 points, eight aces and 14 digs, and Kamden Dulesky recorded 18 digs, 10 kills and seven points as the Bulldogs rallied in the third and fourth sets to secure a thrilling 29-27, 16-25, 25-20, 25-23 triumph against St. John inside... Read more
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The Times Leader
St. C. sweeps Harrison CentralThe Red Devils (2-0) earned their second sweep of the season by scores of 25-20
St. C. sweeps Harrison Central
The Times Leader / Posted 6 days ago
The Red Devils (2-0) earned their second sweep of the season by scores of 25-20, 25-13 and 25-13 over the Huskies (0-4) on John Jenkins Court. "We worked this week on cleaning up some of the mistakes that we had against Martins Ferry," St.... Read more
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The Times Leader
Ferry Hall of FamePhoto Provided TODAY?IS a special day at Martins Ferry?High?School as it induc
Ferry Hall of Fame
The Times Leader / Posted 6 days ago
Photo Provided TODAY?IS a special day at Martins Ferry?High?School as it inducts its second class into the school’s hall of fame. A?reception is slated at 4 p.m. at the school to honor the inductees. A pep rally was held this morning to kick off... Read more
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Weirton Daily Times
Crusaders’ comeback wins openerMARTINS FERRY - The Steubenville Catholic Central volleyball team was taken to
Crusaders’ comeback wins opener
Weirton Daily Times / Posted 7 days ago
MARTINS FERRY - The Steubenville Catholic Central volleyball team was taken to five by host Martins Ferry Thursday before prevailing 17-25, 25-12, 18-25, 25-18, 15-7. Annie Fischer led the Crusaders in their opener with 27 points, 10 kills and eight... Read more
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The Intelligencer and Wheeling News-Register
Bridgeport Beats Bellaire St. John for First Volleyball VictoryShelby Matheny had 21 points, eight aces and 14 digs, and Kamden Dulesky record
Bridgeport Beats Bellaire St. John for First Volleyball Victory
The Intelligencer and Wheeling News-Register / Posted 7 days ago
Shelby Matheny had 21 points, eight aces and 14 digs, and Kamden Dulesky recorded 18 digs, 10 kills and seven points as the Bulldogs rallied in the third and fourth sets to secure a 29-27, 16-25, 25-20, 25-23 triumph against St. John inside 'The... Read more
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The Times Leader
Ohio Valley football kicks off tonightHowever, the 2015 high school gridiron campaign kicks off in earnest Friday nig
Ohio Valley football kicks off tonight
The Times Leader / Posted 7 days ago
However, the 2015 high school gridiron campaign kicks off in earnest Friday night when eight teams in The Times Leader coverage area take to the field. Three others are in action Saturday. Two of the matchups involve local teams squaring off as... Read more
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WOWK-TV West Virginia
Woman Plays Dead to Avoid Being Killed by BoyfriendTV news crew at WDBJ in Virginia gunned down during live interview, gunman dead
Woman Plays Dead to Avoid Being Killed by Boyfriend
WOWK-TV West Virginia / Posted 8 days ago
TV news crew at WDBJ in Virginia gunned down during live interview, gunman deadTV news crew at WDBJ in Virginia gunned down during live interview, gunman dead Alison Parker, 24, and Adam Ward, 27, a reporter and cameraman respectively for CBS... Read more
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The Intelligencer and Wheeling News-Register
Police ReportsPOLICE DEPARTMENT At 10:33 a.m. Tuesday, police investigated a traffic acciden
Police Reports
The Intelligencer and Wheeling News-Register / Posted 8 days ago
POLICE DEPARTMENT At 10:33 a.m. Tuesday, police investigated a traffic accident at the W.Va. 2/Interstate 470 connector. MOUNDSVILLE POLICE DEPARTMENT At 10:00 a.m. Wednesday, a woman on 10th Street reported identity theft. At 1:40 p.m. Tuesday,... Read more
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WBOY Clarksburg
Suspect in Roanoke Shooting Has Shot Himself, In Critical ConditionTV news crew at WDBJ in Virginia gunned down during live interview, gunman dead
Suspect in Roanoke Shooting Has Shot Himself, In Critical Condition
WBOY Clarksburg / Posted 8 days ago
TV news crew at WDBJ in Virginia gunned down during live interview, gunman deadTV news crew at WDBJ in Virginia gunned down during live interview, gunman dead Alison Parker, 24, and Adam Ward, 27, a reporter and cameraman respectively for CBS... Read more
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WBOY Clarksburg
Woman Plays Dead to Avoid Being Killed by BoyfriendTV news crew at WDBJ in Virginia gunned down during live interview, gunman dead
Woman Plays Dead to Avoid Being Killed by Boyfriend
WBOY Clarksburg / Posted 8 days ago
TV news crew at WDBJ in Virginia gunned down during live interview, gunman deadTV news crew at WDBJ in Virginia gunned down during live interview, gunman dead Alison Parker, 24, and Adam Ward, 27, a reporter and cameraman respectively for CBS... Read more
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The Times Leader
Shoe ChurchThe Martins Ferry Church of the Nazarene is doing its part of putting good shoe
Shoe Church
The Times Leader / Posted 8 days ago
The Martins Ferry Church of the Nazarene is doing its part of putting good shoes onto needy feet. So much so, it has earned the nickname, "." Since starting its shoe donation program last September, the church has donated more than 700... Read more
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WTRF Wheeling
Two Behind Bars on Several Drug ChargesTwo people were arrested in Belmont County after being found with heroin, crack
Two Behind Bars on Several Drug Charges
WTRF Wheeling / Posted 9 days ago
Two people were arrested in Belmont County after being found with heroin, crack cocaine, drug paraphernalia, and several other items. Martins Ferry Police Chief John McFarland says Belmont County Major Crime Unit executed a search warrant Tuesday... Read more
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The Intelligencer and Wheeling News-Register
THEODORA TAIBIShe was born November 25, 1925 in Windsor Heights, W.Va., the daughter of the l
THEODORA TAIBI
The Intelligencer and Wheeling News-Register / Posted 9 days ago
She was born November 25, 1925 in Windsor Heights, W.Va., the daughter of the late Stratos and Eleni Kopanis Sfamenos. Theodora was a former employee for Continental Can Company in Wheeling and Pittsburgh, and was a member of St. John the Divine... Read more
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The Times Leader
St. Clairsville defeats FerryThe Red Devils didn't let the opportunity go to waste either. St. C. opened th
St. Clairsville defeats Ferry
The Times Leader / Posted 9 days ago
The Red Devils didn't let the opportunity go to waste either. St. C. opened the volleyball campaign with an impressive 25-14, 25-15 and 26-24 sweep of the homestanding Purple Riders inside a boisterous Tolbert Gymnasium Monday evening. "We've been... Read more
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The Times Leader
Prep Volleyball Roundup: Bridgeport falls to TorontoDakota Dobrzynski had six points, six aces and two digs. Kamden Dulesky had 18
Prep Volleyball Roundup: Bridgeport falls to Toronto
The Times Leader / Posted 9 days ago
Dakota Dobrzynski had six points, six aces and two digs. Kamden Dulesky had 18 digs and eight blocks, while Shelby Matheny had 14 digs. Julia Hoffman had four points and five digs. Deja Massey had four kills and six blocks. Lauren Neer had eight... Read more
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WTRF Wheeling
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Woman Plays Dead to Avoid Being Killed by Boyfriend
WTRF Wheeling / Posted 9 days ago
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Ohio Valley addresses concerns about Heroin Epidemic
WTRF Wheeling / Posted 9 days ago
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Judge Recuses Himself from Deadly WVU Hazing Case7 SportsZone High School Football Kickoff Show7 SportsZone High School Football
Judge Recuses Himself from Deadly WVU Hazing Case
WTRF Wheeling / Posted 9 days ago
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