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WALTER LINKalso a long-time union representative throughout his employment with Wheeling P
WALTER LINK
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also a long-time union representative throughout his employment with Wheeling Pittsburgh Steel. He was a past president of Martins Ferry Rotary and a Paul Harris Fellow. Walter was an avid golfer, reader, and traveler known to have visited every... Read more
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The Times Leader
Today's servicesAnna Beach - 11 a.m., North Salem Lutheran Church Cemetery, Sandusky. Virginia
Today's services
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Anna Beach - 11 a.m., North Salem Lutheran Church Cemetery, Sandusky. Virginia Talarico - 10 a.m., Heslop Funeral Home, Martins Ferry. Wednesday's Services Virginia Ritner - 11 a.m., Wilson Funeral Home, Brookside. Robert Trice - 11:30 a.m.,... Read more
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The Times Leader
ALFRED GIANCOLAHe was born October 9, 1933, in Martins Ferry, a son of the late Fred A. and Ma
ALFRED GIANCOLA
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He was born October 9, 1933, in Martins Ferry, a son of the late Fred A. and Mary A. (Goletz) Giancola. Al retired from the Yorkville Plant of Wheeling Pittsburgh Steel and was a member of the Bellaire Christian Church. He was a Korean War Veteran... Read more
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'Dive In' movies popular at Martins Ferry's city poolThat's likely why attendance at Martins Ferry's city pool has been steady this
'Dive In' movies popular at Martins Ferry's city pool
The Times Leader / Posted 38 minutes ago
That's likely why attendance at Martins Ferry's city pool has been steady this summer, including during the new "dive in" movie series held on select Friday evenings. Pool Manager Bobbie Howard said during the first "dive in" in June, 377 people... Read more
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The Times Leader
Paul Cramer, of Martins Ferry, pleads guilty to theftPaul Cramer, 50, 73501 Pattons Run Road, Martins Ferry, pleaded guilty to one c
Paul Cramer, of Martins Ferry, pleads guilty to theft
The Times Leader / Posted 38 minutes ago
Paul Cramer, 50, 73501 Pattons Run Road, Martins Ferry, pleaded guilty to one count of theft by deception, a fourth-degree occurring July 15, 2013. A second count was dismissed. Charges stem from incidents where Cramer offered his services as a... Read more
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The Times Leader
Youth workers care for Riverview Cemeteryteens - Logan Lovejoy, 16; Preston Antill, 17; Robert Brown, 16; Chris Brown, 1
Youth workers care for Riverview Cemetery
The Times Leader / Posted 2 days ago
teens - Logan Lovejoy, 16; Preston Antill, 17; Robert Brown, 16; Chris Brown, 18; and Tyus Harris, 18, who all hail from Martins Ferry - were busy trimming weeds along one of the cemetery's side roads. Their supervisor, Bill Antill, who is... Read more
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The Times Leader
OVAC All-Star Game: A Vrotsos family traditionnight's contest at Wheeling Island Stadium. He served as the back judge. Levi
OVAC All-Star Game: A Vrotsos family tradition
The Times Leader / Posted 2 days ago
night's contest at Wheeling Island Stadium. He served as the back judge. Levi is the son of Roger & Sue (Vrotsos) Levi of Martins Ferry. The Vrotsos name is one deeply etched within the OVAC All-Star Football Game annals. So much so, Levi, age... Read more
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The Times Leader
St. Clairsville Legion prepares for state tourney triptinker around and set guys up." SP-Kyle Anderson (6-1, 37.2IP, 20H, 20R, 14ER,
St. Clairsville Legion prepares for state tourney trip
The Times Leader / Posted 2 days ago
tinker around and set guys up." SP-Kyle Anderson (6-1, 37.2IP, 20H, 20R, 14ER, 31K, 29BB), 2.60). "Big, young kid from Martins Ferry. He throws downhill, but if we can get him mentally where he needs to be, there's no telling how good he can... Read more
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LAURA KYLEchildren, Bill "Dolly" Kyle of Ariz., Jenny Roach of Texas, Laura Marie Mitchel
LAURA KYLE
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children, Bill "Dolly" Kyle of Ariz., Jenny Roach of Texas, Laura Marie Mitchell of Ariz., and Sandy(Butch) Channel of Martins Ferry; 14 grandchildren, 26 great- grandchildren and several great-great-grandchildren. Laura Lee loved to write;... Read more
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Weirton Daily Times
OVAC All-Star Game kicks off tonight in Wheelingquarterback. He will be backed up by Caldwell's Tanner Clark and Steubenville C
OVAC All-Star Game kicks off tonight in Wheeling
Weirton Daily Times / Posted 3 days ago
quarterback. He will be backed up by Caldwell's Tanner Clark and Steubenville Central's Tony Barber. The tailbacks will be Martins Ferry's Andrew Hython and Travis Stenson of Harrison Central, while the fullbacks will be Drew Lowery of Toronto and... Read more
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Saturday night lightsquarterback. He will be backed up by Caldwell's Tanner Clark and Steubenville C
Saturday night lights
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quarterback. He will be backed up by Caldwell's Tanner Clark and Steubenville Central's Tony Barber. The tailbacks will be Martins Ferry's Andrew Hython and Travis Stenson of Harrison Central, while the fullbacks will be Drew Lowery of Toronto and... Read more
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Martins Ferry trio making the most of one final gamefinal ride together for Andrew Hython, Matt Barbour and Arjay Burress. The tale
Martins Ferry trio making the most of one final game
The Times Leader / Posted 3 days ago
final ride together for Andrew Hython, Matt Barbour and Arjay Burress. The talented trio enjoyed successful grid careers at Martins Ferry, each gaining all-Ohio honors. Now after hundreds of practices and 40-plus games together as Purple Riders,... Read more
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The Times Leader
Power of wordsthem, but they can have unexpected consequences for the speaker or writer as we
Power of words
The Times Leader / Posted 3 days ago
them, but they can have unexpected consequences for the speaker or writer as well. It seems the latter was the case in Martins Ferry earlier this week, when an 11-year-old boy was arrested for making threatening remarks online. City Police... Read more
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The Times Leader
Monroe Central duo started together, end togetherWallace (John Marshall); Carleigh West (Linsly); Tessie Tokash (Madonna); Rache
Monroe Central duo started together, end together
The Times Leader / Posted 3 days ago
Wallace (John Marshall); Carleigh West (Linsly); Tessie Tokash (Madonna); Rachel Arbogast (Magnolia); Jennifer Reuther (Martins Ferry); Alli Wilcox (Monroe Central); Samantha Rosser (Shadyside); Madison Pitcher (St. Clairsville); Maria Ducci... Read more
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The Times Leader
DARLENE GEREBKingdom Hall of Jehovah's Witnesses, Bonita Springs, Fla., Saturday, July 23, 2
DARLENE GEREB
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Kingdom Hall of Jehovah's Witnesses, Bonita Springs, Fla., Saturday, July 23, 2016. Burial will be at Riverview Cemetery, Martins Ferry, Ohio. Arrangements by Heslop Funeral Home, 415 Walnut St., Martins Ferry, OH. Online condolences may be... Read more
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MARCELLA YOUNGWV, a daughter of the late Smith and Mary V. (Ochsenbein) Richardson. She was
MARCELLA YOUNG
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WV, a daughter of the late Smith and Mary V. (Ochsenbein) Richardson. She was retired from the First Christian Church, Martins Ferry were she was also a member. In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by her husband, Herbert A.... Read more
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The Times Leader
Today's ServicesCharlotte Moore - 1 p.m., Grisell Funeral Home, Clarington. George Ruch - 11 a
Today's Services
The Times Leader / Posted 4 days ago
Charlotte Moore - 1 p.m., Grisell Funeral Home, Clarington. George Ruch - 11 a.m., Keller Funeral Home, Martins Ferry. Friday's Services Bruno Calovini - 10:30 a.m., St. Mary's Catholic Church, St. Clairsville. Rose Klein - 1 p.m., Kadesh Chapel... Read more
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The Times Leader
TIM NEALHe was born on November 29, 1928, in Martins Ferry, OH, where he lived most of
TIM NEAL
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He was born on November 29, 1928, in Martins Ferry, OH, where he lived most of life. Tim graduated from Martins Ferry High School in 1946, then proudly served his country in the United States Army and was a lifetime member of the former Martins... Read more
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The Times Leader
Dunn pleads guilty to manslaughter in shootingwas killed Nov. 18 at the residence of Thompson's girlfriend at the Jaycee Mano
Dunn pleads guilty to manslaughter in shooting
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was killed Nov. 18 at the residence of Thompson's girlfriend at the Jaycee Manor complex on Columbus Avenue in Martins Ferry. Six individuals allegedly drove to the apartment complex to confront Thompson over a social media posting that... Read more
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The Times Leader
Ferry leaders to meet county auditorCity Council President Kristine Davis on Wednesday reminded Martins Ferry City
Ferry leaders to meet county auditor
The Times Leader / Posted 4 days ago
City Council President Kristine Davis on Wednesday reminded Martins Ferry City Council of the city's upcoming budget hearing, slated for 2 p.m. July 29 at the Belmont County Auditor's Office, located inside the courthouse in St. Clairsville. She... Read more
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Weirton Daily Times
Stenson has his priorities straight on football fieldacross the line of scrimmage at some of his new Ohio teammates. They played for
Stenson has his priorities straight on football field
Weirton Daily Times / Posted 5 days ago
across the line of scrimmage at some of his new Ohio teammates. They played for other local schools, like St. Clairsville, Martins Ferry or Indian Creek. Then, they were seen as the enemy. Now, they're new friends. "I'm pretty sure some of these... Read more
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The Marietta Times
Frontier Superintendent Kevin Turner resignsDavid Gaul, of Amanda, Ronald Kowalski, of Cadiz, John Marks, of Dover, Brad Mc
Frontier Superintendent Kevin Turner resigns
The Marietta Times / Posted 6 days ago
David Gaul, of Amanda, Ronald Kowalski, of Cadiz, John Marks, of Dover, Brad McFadden, of Dillonvale, Mark Miller, of Martins Ferry, Douglas Potts, of Lexington, Brian Rentsch, of New Philadelphia, Gregory Tipton, Otway, Brian Williams,... Read more
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The Marietta Times
Frontier superintendent resignsDavid Gaul, of Amanda, Ronald Kowalski, of Cadiz, John Marks, of Dover, Brad Mc
Frontier superintendent resigns
The Marietta Times / Posted 6 days ago
David Gaul, of Amanda, Ronald Kowalski, of Cadiz, John Marks, of Dover, Brad McFadden, of Dillonvale, Mark Miller, of Martins Ferry, Douglas Potts, of Lexington, Brian Rentsch, of New Philadelphia, Gregory Tipton, Otway, Brian Williams,... Read more
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The Times Leader
Kids found living in ‘poor’ conditions, Bellaire man arrestedMartins Ferry Police Chief John McFarland said police were dispatched Monday to
Kids found living in ‘poor’ conditions, Bellaire man arrested
The Times Leader / Posted 6 days ago
Martins Ferry Police Chief John McFarland said police were dispatched Monday to do a welfare check on the apartment on North Ninth Street. When they knocked on the door and started asking questions, Williams allegedly began lying about his personal... Read more
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The Times Leader
CHARLOTTE MOOREShe was born March 4, 1951, in Martins Ferry, OH. Charlotte was a retired beau
CHARLOTTE MOORE
The Times Leader / Posted 6 days ago
She was born March 4, 1951, in Martins Ferry, OH. Charlotte was a retired beautician, loving mother, wife and grandmother. Charlotte was a member of St. Johns United Church of Christ, Powhatan Point and the Order of Eastern Star, Chapter #533,... Read more
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The Times Leader
Today's ServicesRidinger - 11 a.m., Schuetz Funeral Home, Mingo Junction. Wednesday's Services
Today's Services
The Times Leader / Posted 6 days ago
Ridinger - 11 a.m., Schuetz Funeral Home, Mingo Junction. Wednesday's Services Landen Cost - 1 p.m., Heslop Funeral home, Martins Ferry. Daniel Gale - 11 a.m., Clark-Kirkland Funeral Home, Cadiz. John Painter - 11 a.m., Schuetz Funeral Home,... Read more
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The Times Leader
LANDEN COSTHe was born November 3, 2011, in Martins Ferry a son of Lance M. and Pamela Sue
LANDEN COST
The Times Leader / Posted 6 days ago
He was born November 3, 2011, in Martins Ferry a son of Lance M. and Pamela Sue (Smith) Cost. Surviving, in addition to his parents of Martins Ferry, are his brother Matthew Cost of home, maternal grandparents, James and Mary Smith of Dillonvale, OH... Read more
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The Times Leader
OVAC honors stars from 1966and the Thornton Brothers, featured Ed Bondzeleski, Bridgeport; Ralph Burke, Mi
OVAC honors stars from 1966
The Times Leader / Posted 7 days ago
and the Thornton Brothers, featured Ed Bondzeleski, Bridgeport; Ralph Burke, Mingo; Dennis Covey, Bridgeport; Steve Domyan, Martins Ferry; Larry Drummond, Bellaire; Robert Falbo, Steubenville Catholic; Bruce Graham, Brilliant; Gary Hudson, Bellaire;... Read more
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Weirton Daily Times
Williams thankful for his time at Indian CreekWest Virginia. He's already familiar with a few of his new teammates, especial
Williams thankful for his time at Indian Creek
Weirton Daily Times / Posted 7 days ago
West Virginia. He's already familiar with a few of his new teammates, especially players from Buckeye 8 schools like Martins Ferry, St. Clairsville, Harrison Central, Union Local and Buckeye Local. "I played against a lot of these guys... Read more
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The Times Leader
Tall weeds thorn in side of mayor, residentssaid the Ohio Department of Transportation was delayed in cutting the grass bec
Tall weeds thorn in side of mayor, residents
The Times Leader / Posted 8 days ago
said the Ohio Department of Transportation was delayed in cutting the grass because its equipment broke down - a problem Martins Ferry has become all too familiar with lately. The city's brush-cutting machine, a brush hog, stopped working months... Read more
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The Times Leader
Medical and security reading during Jambodifferent gator crews at any time. There are four to five fully staffed ambulan
Medical and security reading during Jambo
The Times Leader / Posted 8 days ago
different gator crews at any time. There are four to five fully staffed ambulances and physicians, paramedics and nurses working in the medical tent. She noted there are ambulances from EMT Ambulance, Belmont, Martins Ferry and Neffs fire departmen... Read more
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Parkersburg News and Sentinel
Fenton to decommission art glass site in Williamstownagencies to either clean up or decommission the site. Fenton Art Glass was sta
Fenton to decommission art glass site in Williamstown
Parkersburg News and Sentinel / Posted 9 days ago
agencies to either clean up or decommission the site. Fenton Art Glass was started in 1905 in a rented space in Martins Ferry, Ohio by John W. Fenton and Frank L. Fenton. The Fenton factory in Williamstown was built in 1906, becoming the... Read more
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Weirton Daily Times
Community CalendarSummit Ave., Steubenville. Compulsive Eaters Anonymous - H.O.W., 6:30 p.m., Ea
Community Calendar
Weirton Daily Times / Posted 9 days ago
Summit Ave., Steubenville. Compulsive Eaters Anonymous - H.O.W., 6:30 p.m., East Ohio Regional Hospital, 90 N. Fourth St., Martins Ferry; phone, (412) 225-1664; e-mail, info@ceahowpa.org; web, www.ceahowpa.org. Families Anonymous, a self-help,... Read more
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The Times Leader
Yale team worries of benzene pollution in the airweek of August. She said researchers have been to several homes near Barnesvill
Yale team worries of benzene pollution in the air
The Times Leader / Posted 9 days ago
week of August. She said researchers have been to several homes near Barnesville, but also a few near St. Clairsville and Martins Ferry. "We have been to homes with well water, spring water, city water and county water," she said. "But we still... Read more
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The Times Leader
Medicare for seniors must be protectedto do everything we can to protect Medicare, and that means stopping Rob Portma
Medicare for seniors must be protected
The Times Leader / Posted 9 days ago
to do everything we can to protect Medicare, and that means stopping Rob Portman from heading back to Washington next year. We need to focus our 100 percent attention on Ted Strickland, who will fight for the seniors. Phil Wallace Martin... Read more
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The Times Leader
A greener look at St. John’s footballstart 3-1 without him as three of the games are in Foxboro. THE ANNUAL Betty Z
A greener look at St. John’s football
The Times Leader / Posted 9 days ago
start 3-1 without him as three of the games are in Foxboro. THE ANNUAL Betty Zane Days 5K run and walk, which will benefit Martins Ferry High School athletics and the National Honor Society, is set for Aug. 3. The race will start at 6 p.m. Entry... Read more
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The Times Leader
HAROLD BROWNThomas H. (Sue) Brown of Cash Ridge, John Michael (Nick Glavaris) Brown of St.
HAROLD BROWN
The Times Leader / Posted 9 days ago
Thomas H. (Sue) Brown of Cash Ridge, John Michael (Nick Glavaris) Brown of St. Clairsville, and Grace Elizabeth Leach of Martins Ferry; a brother, Ronald R. (Becky) Brown of Shadyside; seven grandchildren; and 10 great-grandchildren. Friends... Read more
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The Times Leader
Wilbur Heslop Jr. reflects on 100 years of livingHome originated in 1896 with its founder Robert Greenwood Heslop, Wilbur Jr.'s
Wilbur Heslop Jr. reflects on 100 years of living
The Times Leader / Posted 9 days ago
Home originated in 1896 with its founder Robert Greenwood Heslop, Wilbur Jr.'s grandfather. Wilbur Jr. was graduated from Martins Ferry High School in 1934 and was president of his senior class. He matriculated to Wooster College, earning his... Read more
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The Times Leader
OLGA POLUGAof St. Mary's Catholic Church and the Ladies of St. Mary's and also a member of
OLGA POLUGA
The Times Leader / Posted 10 days ago
of St. Mary's Catholic Church and the Ladies of St. Mary's and also a member of the Mackey Community Association all of Martins Ferry. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Bernard E. Poluga; three brothers,... Read more
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The Times Leader
Today's ServicesJimmy Curnes-noon, Christ Evangelical Lutheran Church, Wheeling. Sandra Brown
Today's Services
The Times Leader / Posted 10 days ago
Jimmy Curnes-noon, Christ Evangelical Lutheran Church, Wheeling. Sandra Brown - Noon, Heslop Funeral Home, Martins Ferry. Carolyn Love - 1 p.m., Bauer-Turner Funeral Home, Woodsfield. Edith Taylor-2 p.m., Kelly-Kemp-Braido-Patron Funeral Home,... Read more
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The Times Leader
JAMES FLAHERTYJames Flaherty was born in Martins Ferry, OH on August 31, 1931. He graduated
JAMES FLAHERTY
The Times Leader / Posted 10 days ago
James Flaherty was born in Martins Ferry, OH on August 31, 1931. He graduated from Bellaire St. John's Central High School in 1951 where he was co-captain of the football team. He served in the United States Air Force from 1952-1956 and was... Read more
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The Times Leader
Residents may see sewage rate hikeDuring a regular Martins Ferry City Council meeting on Wednesday, City Service
Residents may see sewage rate hike
The Times Leader / Posted 11 days ago
During a regular Martins Ferry City Council meeting on Wednesday, City Service Director Chris Cleary told council members the city likely will be forced to increase its sewage rate to help pay for projects related to its infrastructure, including... Read more
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The Times Leader
JIMMY CURNESJune Marchionni. Jimmy is survived by his loving wife, of 48 years, Susan (Pra
JIMMY CURNES
The Times Leader / Posted 11 days ago
June Marchionni. Jimmy is survived by his loving wife, of 48 years, Susan (Prager) Curnes; three daughters, Erika Klarr of Martins Ferry, OH, Erin (Patrick) Jones of Centerville, VA, and Kristin (Pat) Doyle of Wheeling; four siblings, Don Curnes of... Read more
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The Times Leader
A.D.’s scrambling to fill schedule voidscomplete their two-year deal, he didn't feel it was proper to make advances tow
A.D.’s scrambling to fill schedule voids
The Times Leader / Posted 12 days ago
complete their two-year deal, he didn't feel it was proper to make advances toward any other games. "We have plans to play Martins Ferry (in 2017) in the spot of St. John, but our hands were tied for this year because of the contract," Young... Read more
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Weirton Daily Times
Holman gets back to work with Panthersmeals at the school and practice in the week's leading up to their first game,
Holman gets back to work with Panthers
Weirton Daily Times / Posted 12 days ago
meals at the school and practice in the week's leading up to their first game, which is slated for Friday, Aug. 26 against Martins Ferry. "Part of what we're changing is bringing in a new culture and ideas," Holman said. "It's a trial and error... Read more
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The Times Leader
Holman back to work with Buckeye Localmeals at the school and practice in the week's leading up to their first game,
Holman back to work with Buckeye Local
The Times Leader / Posted 12 days ago
meals at the school and practice in the week's leading up to their first game, which is slated for Friday, Aug. 26 against Martins Ferry. "Part of what we're changing is bringing in a new culture and ideas," Holman said. "It's a trial and error... Read more
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The Times Leader
SANDRA BROWNShe was born March 6, 1940, in Martins Ferry, a daughter of the late Earl V. an
SANDRA BROWN
The Times Leader / Posted 12 days ago
She was born March 6, 1940, in Martins Ferry, a daughter of the late Earl V. and Eula (Haynes) Parker. She retired from TLC Home Health and was a member of Mt. Zion Baptist Church of Bridgeport, OH. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in... Read more
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The Times Leader
Beat the heat: Doctor gives tips to prevent heat exhaustionBuckeye Curb Appeal, staying healthy and hydrated in such heat is a necessity n
Beat the heat: Doctor gives tips to prevent heat exhaustion
The Times Leader / Posted 12 days ago
Buckeye Curb Appeal, staying healthy and hydrated in such heat is a necessity not only for him but those who he employs. MARTINS FERRY street department workers Bill Snyder, left, and Tom Kelly patch potholes Tuesday morning. "We try to get the... Read more
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The Times Leader
JAMES McCONNto his parents, James is survived by his wife, Cynthia (Howell) McConn of Bridg
JAMES McCONN
The Times Leader / Posted 14 days ago
to his parents, James is survived by his wife, Cynthia (Howell) McConn of Bridgeport; children, Brittany (Jeffrey) Wick of Martins Ferry, James McConn of Bridgeport, and Katelin McConn of Bridgeport; grandchildren, Isaiah and Taylor Wick; brother,... Read more
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The Times Leader
No plea in Martins Ferry burglary caseNo plea was reached in the case of Chance Jon Leonard, 24, of 417 N. Zane Highw
No plea in Martins Ferry burglary case
The Times Leader / Posted 14 days ago
No plea was reached in the case of Chance Jon Leonard, 24, of 417 N. Zane Highway, Martins Ferry, accused of aggravated burglary and aggravated robbery, both with a firearm specification, felonies of the first degree occurring March 28. His trial... Read more
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