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Weirton Daily Times
Ella KnierimShe was born February 17, 1938, in Wheeling, WV, the daughter of the late Nelso
Ella Knierim
Weirton Daily Times / Posted 5 hours ago
She was born February 17, 1938, in Wheeling, WV, the daughter of the late Nelson and Cora Evans Adams. She was also preceded in death by her husband of 48 years, Robert L. Knierim (6-2-2010). Ella was a member of St. Thomas Episcopal... Read more
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Weirton Daily Times
Tandra KeenanShe was born September 30, 1954, in Steubenville, OH, the daughter of the late
Tandra Keenan
Weirton Daily Times / Posted 5 hours ago
She was born September 30, 1954, in Steubenville, OH, the daughter of the late Harry R. "Pat" Keenan and Donna J. (Harris) Keenan. Tandra was a 1972 graduate of Toronto High School and formerly employed by Change Incorporation as a driver. She was... Read more
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Weirton Daily Times
Weirton fills new position of development directorOn Friday, City Manager Travis Blosser announced the recent hiring of Regina An
Weirton fills new position of development director
Weirton Daily Times / Posted 5 hours ago
On Friday, City Manager Travis Blosser announced the recent hiring of Regina Anderson as the city's new planning and development director. The position was created by council in the fall as part of efforts to realign municipal operations. Anderson... Read more
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Weirton Daily Times
City fire station repairs on holdMembers of the city's Finance Committee met in a special session Friday afterno
City fire station repairs on hold
Weirton Daily Times / Posted 5 hours ago
Members of the city's Finance Committee met in a special session Friday afternoon, where it was noted the city had received two bids for the repairs - needed as a result of an accident in September. Both bids, however, came in over the $150,000 the... Read more
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The East Liverpool Review
Tandra KeenanBorn Sept. 30, 1954 in Steubenville, she was the daughter of the late Harry R.
Tandra Keenan
The East Liverpool Review / Posted 5 hours ago
Born Sept. 30, 1954 in Steubenville, she was the daughter of the late Harry R. "Pat" Keenan and Donna J. (Harris) Keenan. She was a 1972 graduate of Toronto High School and formerly employed by Change Incorporation as a driver. Tandra... Read more
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The East Liverpool Review
Zoo major is Greathouse dreamIt takes skill, training and a specialized education. The New Cumberland nativ
Zoo major is Greathouse dream
The East Liverpool Review / Posted 5 hours ago
It takes skill, training and a specialized education. The New Cumberland native hopes that a new degree program at West Liberty University-a program that he helped develop-will better prepare students for careers involving animals. Joe Greathouse,... Read more
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The Intelligencer and Wheeling News-Register
City Council Supports Task Force FundsFor the News-Register The city is supporting efforts to restore funding which
City Council Supports Task Force Funds
The Intelligencer and Wheeling News-Register / Posted 20 hours ago
For the News-Register The city is supporting efforts to restore funding which has assisted the operations of law enforcement task forces. The funds had been eliminated as a result of federal budget decisions. The issue was raised during January's... Read more
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Weirton Daily Times
WMC major festival sponsorWeirton Medical Center is serving as a major sponsor for the 2016 Festival of N
WMC major festival sponsor
Weirton Daily Times / Posted 22 hours ago
Weirton Medical Center is serving as a major sponsor for the 2016 Festival of Nations. The free event will be held from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m., March 19 at the Millsop Community Center in Weirton. It is organized and presented by the Weirton Area Museum... Read more
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WTRF Wheeling
SPECIAL REPORT: Video Gaming Parlors - Economy Friend or Foe?Video gambling machines are on the rise and can be found in just about any busi
SPECIAL REPORT: Video Gaming Parlors - Economy Friend or Foe?
WTRF Wheeling / Posted yesterday
Video gambling machines are on the rise and can be found in just about any business that serves alcohol. Driving through Downtown Weirton you can't help but notice the cafe's that line Main Street. Why are there so many? When did they first pop up?... Read more
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Weirton Daily Times
William TustinBorn November 1, 1943, in Weirton, WV, he was the son of the late Clyde and Ger
William Tustin
Weirton Daily Times / Posted yesterday
Born November 1, 1943, in Weirton, WV, he was the son of the late Clyde and Gertrude (Smith) Tustin. Ole-Bill graduated from Weir High School. He was a millwright for Weirton Steel and he was a member of the Weirton Steel 25-Year Club. He was also a... Read more
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Weirton Daily Times
Court ruling means Chester suit can proceedHancock County Circuit Court Judge James P. Mazzone said the city's claim of im
Court ruling means Chester suit can proceed
Weirton Daily Times / Posted yesterday
Hancock County Circuit Court Judge James P. Mazzone said the city's claim of immunity from Donald and Cindy Harris' lawsuit was not supported by case law or statute. "Based purely upon the allegations ... the court is not prepared at this time to... Read more
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Weirton Daily Times
Council supports task force fundingThe issue was raised during January's council meeting, during which officials d
Council supports task force funding
Weirton Daily Times / Posted yesterday
The issue was raised during January's council meeting, during which officials discussed a letter the city had received stating the funds - totaling $458 million - had been diverted from the U.S. Justice Department. The funding had been used to... Read more
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Weirton Daily Times
SculptureLee Van Horn, of 4037 Brightway in Weirton, unveiled his latest snow sculpture
Sculpture
Weirton Daily Times / Posted yesterday
Lee Van Horn, of 4037 Brightway in Weirton, unveiled his latest snow sculpture creation this week, recreating Pinocchio in the front yard of his home on Marland Heights. Van Horn has been making his sculptures for approximately 20 years, with... Read more
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The East Liverpool Review
Hancock County ArrestsIvy Crystal Burdette, 28, of Georgetown, Pa.: Driving under the influence, poss
Hancock County Arrests
The East Liverpool Review / Posted 2 days ago
Ivy Crystal Burdette, 28, of Georgetown, Pa.: Driving under the influence, possession of marijuana; Feb. 7. Julian M. Lloyd, 21, of New York, N.Y.: Bond revocation; Feb. 5. Michael D. Riley, 63, of Fairmont, W.Va.: Possession of marijuana; Feb.... Read more
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The East Liverpool Review
Judge OKs Chester flooding lawsuitHancock County Circuit Court Judge James P. Mazzone said the city's claim of im
Judge OKs Chester flooding lawsuit
The East Liverpool Review / Posted 2 days ago
Hancock County Circuit Court Judge James P. Mazzone said the city's claim of immunity from Donald and Cindy Harris' lawsuit was not supported by case law or statute. "Based purely upon the allegations ... the court is not prepared at this time to... Read more
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WTRF Wheeling
Mixed Opinions About Potential Gun Law ChangesGun laws could soon be changing in West Virginia. Monday, the House of Delegate
Mixed Opinions About Potential Gun Law Changes
WTRF Wheeling / Posted 2 days ago
Gun laws could soon be changing in West Virginia. Monday, the House of Delegates passed a bill that would get rid of concealed carry permits in the Mountain State for anyone over 21 years old. In the bill, those 18 to 20 would still need a permit to... Read more
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Weirton Daily Times
Never Alone WV meeting CalendarNever Alone WV meetingMon, February 15, 2016 @ 6:00PM "Never Alone WV" holds w
Never Alone WV meeting Calendar
Weirton Daily Times / Posted 3 days ago
Never Alone WV meetingMon, February 15, 2016 @ 6:00PM "Never Alone WV" holds weekly meetings of support for various addictions, each Monday night at 6 p.m. The location is 149 Preston Ave. on Weirton Heights. If any questions, call 304-797... Read more
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The East Liverpool Review
Paul J. Logston, 80A son of the late Homer Logston and Rosetta Ash Logston Bebout, he was born at
Paul J. Logston, 80
The East Liverpool Review / Posted 3 days ago
A son of the late Homer Logston and Rosetta Ash Logston Bebout, he was born at home in Newell on Aug. 21, 1935. Paul was also preceded in death by his maternal grandparents, Nettie and Royal Ash, who raised him. He was retired from the West Virginia... Read more
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Weirton Daily Times
Charles EnochsChuck was born July 26, 1937, in Toronto, son of the late Fred and Mary Fowler
Charles Enochs
Weirton Daily Times / Posted 3 days ago
Chuck was born July 26, 1937, in Toronto, son of the late Fred and Mary Fowler Enochs. He was retired from Weirton-Steel Corp. in Weirton, WV, where he worked in the Coil Dept. Chuck also was a veteran of the U.S. Army. In addition to his parents,... Read more
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Weirton Daily Times
Robert HansHe was born on January 10, 1982, the son of Robert Allen and Sarah (Anderson) H
Robert Hans
Weirton Daily Times / Posted 3 days ago
He was born on January 10, 1982, the son of Robert Allen and Sarah (Anderson) Hans. He has two beautiful children, Hailey and Ashton, who were his pride and joy. Also, surviving are his sister, Jessica (Phil) Fraga; three nephews, Austin Loy, Dakota... Read more
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Weirton Daily Times
Donald GrayHe was born November 16, 1949, in Sistersville, WV, the son of the late Cecil E
Donald Gray
Weirton Daily Times / Posted 3 days ago
He was born November 16, 1949, in Sistersville, WV, the son of the late Cecil E. and Frances K. (Lamp) Gray. Joe was a Methodist; member of the Toronto American Legion Post 86; a 1967 graduate of Jefferson Union High School and a graduate of Eastern... Read more
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Weirton Daily Times
Semi-pro football team seeking Hancock County homeThe Tri-State All-Stars, in their second year and part of the Pennsylvania Foot
Semi-pro football team seeking Hancock County home
Weirton Daily Times / Posted 3 days ago
The Tri-State All-Stars, in their second year and part of the Pennsylvania Football League, needs a place to play six home games, including one in the preseason, said General Manager Michael Keffer. The regular season runs from April 9 to July... Read more
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Weirton Daily Times
City Council OKs tax ordinanceCouncil unanimously approved, by a 7-0 vote, the new ordinance, in accordance w
City Council OKs tax ordinance
Weirton Daily Times / Posted 3 days ago
Council unanimously approved, by a 7-0 vote, the new ordinance, in accordance with West Virginia Code 8-1-5a, as well as rescinding Ordinance 1983. Mayor Harold Miller explained the move came as a result of a request from the state tax office, which... Read more
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Weirton Daily Times
Tailgate funApproximately 475 area residents were in attendance at the Serbian-American Cul
Tailgate fun
Weirton Daily Times / Posted 3 days ago
Approximately 475 area residents were in attendance at the Serbian-American Cultural Center in Weirton Saturday for the Weirton United Way's fifth-annual Super Bowl Eve Tailgate Party. The evening included food and refreshments, music provided by DJ... Read more
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The East Liverpool Review
Semipro team wants to play in Hancock CountyThe Tri-State All-Stars, in their second year and part of the Pennsylvania Foot
Semipro team wants to play in Hancock County
The East Liverpool Review / Posted 4 days ago
The Tri-State All-Stars, in their second year and part of the Pennsylvania Football League, need a place to play six home games, including one in the preseason, said General Manager Michael Keffer. The regular season runs from April 9 to July... Read more
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Weirton Daily Times
Leah EngelLeah was born Feb. 6, 1922, in Wheeling, WV, the daughter of the late Carrie Mc
Leah Engel
Weirton Daily Times / Posted 4 days ago
Leah was born Feb. 6, 1922, in Wheeling, WV, the daughter of the late Carrie McGrath Armstrong and Robert Phillip (Wade) Armstrong. She spent her preschool years in Stow and Cuyahoga Falls, OH. Most of her school years she lived in Steubenville,... Read more
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Weirton Daily Times
New Cumberland honors Hall of Fame inducteesWard 1 Councilman Brian Webster, 50, and the late David Elder "Dave" Beatty Sr.
New Cumberland honors Hall of Fame inductees
Weirton Daily Times / Posted 4 days ago
Ward 1 Councilman Brian Webster, 50, and the late David Elder "Dave" Beatty Sr., who died in 1995 at age 55, were inducted Sunday afternoon during a ceremony at New Cumberland Christian Church. Also honored was John J. Givens, 66, who was named the... Read more
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Weirton Daily Times
School board to revisit employee attendance policyIn response to recent confusion over two-hour delays on Jan. 13 and 19, Superin
School board to revisit employee attendance policy
Weirton Daily Times / Posted 4 days ago
In response to recent confusion over two-hour delays on Jan. 13 and 19, Superintendent Kathy Kidder-Wilkerson said the policy will be "restated to make it a little clearer." Kidder-Wilkerson said central kitchen cooks, head custodians and... Read more
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Weirton Daily Times
County to assist in marketing of landAt a time when declining gaming revenues are hurting the county's bottom line,
County to assist in marketing of land
Weirton Daily Times / Posted 4 days ago
At a time when declining gaming revenues are hurting the county's bottom line, Mountaineer's decision to make more than 1,300 acres available for development could be a boon for the county, commissioners said. "It's up to us to work collectively as... Read more
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The East Liverpool Review
HOF gets 2 new membersWard 1 Councilman Brian Webster, 50, and the late David Elder "Dave" Beatty Sr.
HOF gets 2 new members
The East Liverpool Review / Posted 5 days ago
Ward 1 Councilman Brian Webster, 50, and the late David Elder "Dave" Beatty Sr., who died in 1995 at age 55, were inducted Sunday afternoon during a packed ceremony at New Cumberland Christian Church. Also honored was John J. Givens, 66, who was... Read more
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Weirton Daily Times
Samuel KishaHe was born on March 20, 1927 to John and Anna Kisha. In addition to his parent
Samuel Kisha
Weirton Daily Times / Posted 6 days ago
He was born on March 20, 1927 to John and Anna Kisha. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his sister Mary and his brothers John, Michael, Peter, George, Joseph, Steve, Nick, Andrew, and Paul, and his lifelong friend, Barbara. He... Read more
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Weirton Daily Times
WTC mulls change in its rate structureTransit officials have scheduled a public hearing, from 4:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m.
WTC mulls change in its rate structure
Weirton Daily Times / Posted 6 days ago
Transit officials have scheduled a public hearing, from 4:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. Feb. 16, in the lower level activity room at the Mary H. Weir Public Library. Currently, Weirton Transit rates are set at $2 for a regular route pass, and $2 for a... Read more
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Weirton Daily Times
Project at TS&T site to begin in AprilGeneral Industries, of Charleroi, Pa., has been selected as the contractor for
Project at TS&T site to begin in April
Weirton Daily Times / Posted 6 days ago
General Industries, of Charleroi, Pa., has been selected as the contractor for the project, which holds out the promise for economic development on the northernmost brownfield site in West Virginia. "We want to make sure there are facilities here to... Read more
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Weirton Daily Times
Weirton man featured in Super Bowl commercial, music videoEli Pievach, of Weirton, is part of a music video produced by the NFL, titled "
Weirton man featured in Super Bowl commercial, music video
Weirton Daily Times / Posted 6 days ago
Eli Pievach, of Weirton, is part of a music video produced by the NFL, titled "Super Bowl Babies." Portions of that video will be used as a 60-second commercial set to air during Super Bowl 50, featuring a matchup between the Denver Broncos and the... Read more
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Lisbon Morning Journal
Development will require group effortAt a time when declining gaming revenues are hurting the county's bottom line,
Development will require group effort
Lisbon Morning Journal / Posted 6 days ago
At a time when declining gaming revenues are hurting the county's bottom line, Mountaineer's decision to make more than 1,300 acres available for development could be a boon for the county, commissioners said. "It's up to us to work collectively as... Read more
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The East Liverpool Review
Commissioners want to promote Mountaineer land useAt a time when declining gaming revenues are hurting the county's bottom line,
Commissioners want to promote Mountaineer land use
The East Liverpool Review / Posted 6 days ago
At a time when declining gaming revenues are hurting the county's bottom line, Mountaineer's decision to make more than 1,300 acres available for development could be a boon for the county, commissioners said. "It's up to us to work collectively as... Read more
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The East Liverpool Review
hour delays raise pay concernsIn response to recent confusion over two-hour delays on Jan. 13 and 19, Superin
hour delays raise pay concerns
The East Liverpool Review / Posted 6 days ago
In response to recent confusion over two-hour delays on Jan. 13 and 19, Superintendent Kathy Kidder-Wilkerson said the policy will be "restated to make it a little clearer." Kidder-Wilkerson said central kitchen cooks, head custodians and... Read more
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The East Liverpool Review
TS&T site will start to look different in AprilGeneral Industries, of Charleroi, Pa., has been selected as the contractor for
TS&T site will start to look different in April
The East Liverpool Review / Posted 7 days ago
General Industries, of Charleroi, Pa., has been selected as the contractor for the project, which holds out the promise for economic development on the northernmost brownfield site in West Virginia. "We want to make sure there are facilities here to... Read more
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Weirton Daily Times
Rotary learns about plans for Weirton Greek Food FestivalMembers of the Rotary Club of Weirton, on Wednesday, learned about the Weirton
Rotary learns about plans for Weirton Greek Food Festival
Weirton Daily Times / Posted 7 days ago
Members of the Rotary Club of Weirton, on Wednesday, learned about the Weirton Greek Food Festival, which will be in its 29th year and held July 7-9. Nick Tranto, chairman of the festival, discussed the festival, held each year at the All Saints... Read more
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Weirton Daily Times
Weirton welcomes five new officersOn Friday, the Weirton Police Department welcomed five probationary officers, w
Weirton welcomes five new officers
Weirton Daily Times / Posted 7 days ago
On Friday, the Weirton Police Department welcomed five probationary officers, with Mayor Harold Miller providing the oath of office as families, friends and fellow officers looked on. The new officers include Joshua D. Reinard, Kenneth M. McLaughlin... Read more
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Calcutta News
Nearly $8 bn net loss posted by steel giant ArcelorMittal LUXEMBOURG - Amid signs of a tough year ahead, ArcelorMittal Friday posted ne
Nearly $8 bn net loss posted by steel giant ArcelorMittal
Calcutta News / Posted 7 days ago
LUXEMBOURG - Amid signs of a tough year ahead, ArcelorMittal Friday posted net loss of $7.9 billion for 2015 financial year, while announcing plans to raise $3 billion in fresh capital and... Read more
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WTRF Wheeling
Five New Weirton Patrolmen Sworn InIt's was an exciting day in Weirton Friday, not only for the police department,
Five New Weirton Patrolmen Sworn In
WTRF Wheeling / Posted 7 days ago
It's was an exciting day in Weirton Friday, not only for the police department, but for the entire city as five new police officers were sworn in. This is all part of an expansion process in the department that has been in the works for a while... Read more
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The Charleston State Journal
UPDATE: People Remain Out of Their Homes Thursday Night After Wetzel County Hazmat Situation$5K Reward Offered for Information Leading to Arrest in Jefferson County Armed
UPDATE: People Remain Out of Their Homes Thursday Night After Wetzel County Hazmat Situation
The Charleston State Journal / Posted 7 days ago
$5K Reward Offered for Information Leading to Arrest in Jefferson County Armed Bank Robbery$5K Reward Offered for Information Leading to Arrest in Jefferson County Armed Bank Robbery The PNC Bank on Sunset Boulevard in Steubenville is offering a... Read more
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The Intelligencer and Wheeling News-Register
St. C. Defeats Linsly, 66-51His St. Clairsville Red Devils made another happy stop along that road Thursday
St. C. Defeats Linsly, 66-51
The Intelligencer and Wheeling News-Register / Posted 7 days ago
His St. Clairsville Red Devils made another happy stop along that road Thursday night by virtue of a 66-51 victory against Linsly on John Jenkins Court. "It's been a long journey, and we hope it's a lot longer journey, too," Clifford said. The... Read more
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Weirton Daily Times
Roy BakerHe was a retired superintendent from Weirton Steel and a veteran of the U.S. Na
Roy Baker
Weirton Daily Times / Posted 7 days ago
He was a retired superintendent from Weirton Steel and a veteran of the U.S. Navy having served in World War II. Friends may call from 6-8 p.m. Thursday at the Reger Funeral Home, 1242 Adams Ave, Huntington, WV 25704. Funeral Liturgy will be... Read more
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Weirton Daily Times
Lori HinesShe was born January 25, 1927, in Hollidays Cove, WV. She was the daughter of
Lori Hines
Weirton Daily Times / Posted 7 days ago
She was born January 25, 1927, in Hollidays Cove, WV. She was the daughter of the late Dorce F. and Mildred Irene Gahagan Gaynor. Lois was a member of the First United Methodist Church where she was a former Sunday school teacher and also a former... Read more
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Weirton Daily Times
Christina MyersHer death was a result of a pulmonary embolism from a recent surgery. Born Mar
Christina Myers
Weirton Daily Times / Posted 7 days ago
Her death was a result of a pulmonary embolism from a recent surgery. Born March 8, 1974, Christy is the daughter of Judy (Waggoner) Myers and David Myers and the sister of Juliana (Julie) Myers Riley. A 1992 graduate of Weir Senior High School,... Read more
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Weirton Daily Times
Weirton man pleads guilty to porn chargeRyan Bobby Schnettler, 26, of Weirton, admitted that he was in possession of ch
Weirton man pleads guilty to porn charge
Weirton Daily Times / Posted 7 days ago
Ryan Bobby Schnettler, 26, of Weirton, admitted that he was in possession of child pornography in October in Hancock County. U.S. Attorney William Ihlenfeld said Schnettler, who entered his plea before Senior U.S. District Judge Frederick Stamp,... Read more
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Weirton Daily Times
Former AIR building a concernMayor Linda McNeil said the building, which contains asbestos, is an eyesore an
Former AIR building a concern
Weirton Daily Times / Posted 7 days ago
Mayor Linda McNeil said the building, which contains asbestos, is an eyesore and in violation of three city ordinances: Building & Housing, Health & Sanitation, and Clean Air. "The state Bureau for Public Health considers it a public health hazard,"... Read more
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WBOY Clarksburg
2 Ohio Toddlers Revived With Drug Overdose Antidote NarcanUPDATE: People Remain Out of Their Homes Thursday Night After Wetzel County Haz
2 Ohio Toddlers Revived With Drug Overdose Antidote Narcan
WBOY Clarksburg / Posted 8 days ago
UPDATE: People Remain Out of Their Homes Thursday Night After Wetzel County Hazmat SituationUPDATE: People Remain Out of Their Homes Thursday Night After Wetzel County Hazmat Situation Photo Credit: Jonathan St John Officials say a tanker truck... Read more
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