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Salon.com
The dangerous paradox of neoliberal environmentalism: Why global warming can’t be solved by the free market”On July 17, the White House announced that President Obama will visit Alaska v
The dangerous paradox of neoliberal environmentalism: Why global warming can’t be solved by the free market”
Salon.com / Posted 8 hours ago
On July 17, the White House announced that President Obama will visit Alaska visit at the end of August, attending a conference “to discuss how climate change is reshaping the Arctic” and what can be done about it. On Aug. 13, Obama released a video... Read more
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The Intelligencer and Wheeling News-Register
Weirton Selects New City ManagerWeirton City Council met in special session Friday afternoon, and unanimously a
Weirton Selects New City Manager
The Intelligencer and Wheeling News-Register / Posted 12 hours ago
Weirton City Council met in special session Friday afternoon, and unanimously approved Mayor Harold Miller's recommendation of Travis Blosser to take over the city's top administrative post. Blosser, 23, currently serves as city manager in... Read more
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Weirton Daily Times
Weirton chooses new managerManaging editor WEIRTON - The City of Weirton soon will have a new city manage
Weirton chooses new manager
Weirton Daily Times / Posted 14 hours ago
Managing editor WEIRTON - The City of Weirton soon will have a new city manager. Travis Blosser Prior to naming a new city manager Friday, Weirton Mayor Harold Miller, left, took a moment to thank Chuck Svokas for his work as interim city manager... Read more
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Weirton Daily Times
Clarence FrazeeHe was also preceded in death by his beloved wife, Mary Ann (Collo) Frazee; bro
Clarence Frazee
Weirton Daily Times / Posted 14 hours ago
He was also preceded in death by his beloved wife, Mary Ann (Collo) Frazee; brothers Norman, Albert and Clifford Frazee; and his sister Eloise Selsor. He retired from Weirton Steel tin mill after 40 years, as a forklift operator. He was an Army... Read more
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Weirton Daily Times
Christine RodgersBorn Feb. 26, 1952, in Steubenville, OH, she was the daughter of the late James
Christine Rodgers
Weirton Daily Times / Posted 14 hours ago
Born Feb. 26, 1952, in Steubenville, OH, she was the daughter of the late James J. and Mary (Bowers) Wenger. Christine was also preceded in death by her son, Kelly Rodgers in 1990. Christine was a homemaker and in her free time she enjoyed watching... Read more
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Weirton Daily Times
Amos JohnsonHe was a graduate of Steubenville High School and an employee of Weirton Steel.
Amos Johnson
Weirton Daily Times / Posted 14 hours ago
He was a graduate of Steubenville High School and an employee of Weirton Steel. He believes in the Lord Jesus Christ as his Supreme Being. Amos was preceded in death by his parents, Donald Aultman and Ann Diomendo and his "Momma" Ann Cunningham. He... Read more
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WTOV 9 Steubenville
Weirton names City ManagerUpdated: Friday, August 28 2015, 06:55 PM EDT WEIRTON, W.Va. – Former Weirton
Weirton names City Manager
WTOV 9 Steubenville / Posted 19 hours ago
Updated: Friday, August 28 2015, 06:55 PM EDT WEIRTON, W.Va. – Former Weirton City Manager Valerie Means announced she would be leaving for a job in Maryland in April. Since then there's been a lengthy search. Mayor Harold Miller says they took 19... Read more
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WTOV 9 Steubenville
Weirton names City MangerUpdated: Friday, August 28 2015, 06:02 PM EDT WEIRTON, W.Va. – Former Weirton
Weirton names City Manger
WTOV 9 Steubenville / Posted 20 hours ago
Updated: Friday, August 28 2015, 06:02 PM EDT WEIRTON, W.Va. – Former Weirton City Manager Valerie Means announced she would be leaving for a job in Maryland in April. Since then there's been a lengthy search. Mayor Harold Miller says they took 19... Read more
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Weirton Daily Times
Clarence FrazeeBorn Jan. 24, 1928, in Morgantown, WV, he was a son of the late George and Lona
Clarence Frazee
Weirton Daily Times / Posted yesterday
Born Jan. 24, 1928, in Morgantown, WV, he was a son of the late George and Lona (Kisner) Frazee. He was also preceded in death by his beloved wife, Mary Ann (Collo) Frazee, brothers, Norman, Albert and Clifford Frazee and his sister, Eloise... Read more
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Weirton Daily Times
Football kicks offA large crowd gathered at Harding Stadium in Steubenville Thursday night as the
Football kicks off
Weirton Daily Times / Posted yesterday
A large crowd gathered at Harding Stadium in Steubenville Thursday night as the area high school football season opened with the Weirton Medical Center All About Women Kickoff Night. Steubenville Big Red defeated Cleveland John F. Kennedy 53-0 in the... Read more
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Weirton Daily Times
Boys defeat Catholic CentralThe Weir boys' soccer team netted two goals 33 seconds apart in the first half
Boys defeat Catholic Central
Weirton Daily Times / Posted yesterday
The Weir boys' soccer team netted two goals 33 seconds apart in the first half against Steubenville Catholic Central, and did not look back en route to a 5-1 victory in the second game of a girls and boys doubleheader Thursday night at Jimmy Carey... 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 yesterday
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 East Liverpool Review
Service ScheduleAgnes Davidson - 1 p.m. today at Oliver-Linsley Funeral Home. Visitation one ho
Service Schedule
The East Liverpool Review / Posted yesterday
Agnes Davidson - 1 p.m. today at Oliver-Linsley Funeral Home. Visitation one hour prior to service. Burial in East Carmel Cemetery, Rogers. Irene V. Miguel - 2 p.m. today at Steel and Wolfe Funeral Home and Cremation Services, Weirton. Visitation... Read more
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WTOV 9 Steubenville
Kickoff Night benefits A.L.I.V.E ShelterUpdated: Thursday, August 27 2015, 04:10 PM EDT JEFFERSON COUNTY, Ohio -- Hund
Kickoff Night benefits A.L.I.V.E Shelter
WTOV 9 Steubenville / Posted yesterday
Updated: Thursday, August 27 2015, 04:10 PM EDT JEFFERSON COUNTY, Ohio -- Hundreds of people celebrated the start of football season Thursday at the Weirton Medical Center All About Women Kickoff Night at Harding Stadium. While they enjoyed the... Read more
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The Charleston State Journal
New Cumberland, WV resident sentenced to 15 months in prison for trafficking heroin in Hancock CountyNew Cumberland, WV resident Raymond James Ripley Sr., 29, has been sentenced to
New Cumberland, WV resident sentenced to 15 months in prison for trafficking heroin in Hancock County
The Charleston State Journal / Posted 2 days ago
New Cumberland, WV resident Raymond James Ripley Sr., 29, has been sentenced to 15 months in prison for heroin trafficking, U.S. Attorney William J. Ihlenfeld II reports. Ripley admitted conspiring to possess and sell heroin in Hancock County... Read more
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Weirton Daily Times
Weirton Council to meetWEIRTON - Weirton City Council will meet in a special session at 4 p.m. Friday
Weirton Council to meet
Weirton Daily Times / Posted 2 days ago
WEIRTON - Weirton City Council will meet in a special session at 4 p.m. Friday in the council chambers of the Weirton City Building. The agenda includes a request by the mayor to convene into an executive session, followed by the naming of the new... Read more
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Weirton Daily Times
State orders port to cease workThe Weirton authority had been stripped of its powers and dissolved by the stat
State orders port to cease work
Weirton Daily Times / Posted 2 days ago
The Weirton authority had been stripped of its powers and dissolved by the state agency Oct. 2, 2013, but had continued to represent itself as a functioning body, according to the resolution issued July 31 and signed by Paul Mattox, president of the... Read more
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Weirton Daily Times
George ZinaichBorn on Jan. 18, 1974, in Weirton, WV, George was a son of Joseph and Georgette
George Zinaich
Weirton Daily Times / Posted 2 days ago
Born on Jan. 18, 1974, in Weirton, WV, George was a son of Joseph and Georgette (Askler) Zinaich. He was preceded in death by his grand parents, George and Mary Askler, and grandfather, Joe Zinaich. George was a branch manager for Dillon Supply... Read more
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Lisbon Morning Journal
Rebels blank DogsMatt Nery, Matt Seabolt and Josh Bachelor each found the back of the net for th
Rebels blank Dogs
Lisbon Morning Journal / Posted 2 days ago
Matt Nery, Matt Seabolt and Josh Bachelor each found the back of the net for the Rebels (1-0-1). Mitchell Lindsey dished out two assists, while Clayton Elliot had one. Scott Murray had five saves in goal. Crestview hosts Lordstown today. Crestview... Read more
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The Intelligencer and Wheeling News-Register
GEORGE ZINAICHBorn on January 18, 1974, in Weirton, WV, George was a son of Joseph and George
GEORGE ZINAICH
The Intelligencer and Wheeling News-Register / Posted 2 days ago
Born on January 18, 1974, in Weirton, WV, George was a son of Joseph and Georgette (Askler) Zinaich. He was preceded in death by his grandparents, George and Mary Askler, and grandfather Joe Zinaich. George was a branch manager for Dillon Supply... Read more
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WTOV 9 Steubenville
Despite order, work goes on at Weirton Area Port AuthorityUpdated: Wednesday, August 26 2015, 06:07 PM EDT WEIRTON, W.Va. – The Weirton
Despite order, work goes on at Weirton Area Port Authority
WTOV 9 Steubenville / Posted 2 days ago
Updated: Wednesday, August 26 2015, 06:07 PM EDT WEIRTON, W.Va. – The Weirton Area Port Authority was issued a cease and desist order by the state of West Virginia 2 weeks ago, but they didn’t appear to be following orders. It turns out, they... Read more
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Weirton Daily Times
Special Weirton City Council meeting CalendarSpecial Weirton City Council meetingFri, August 28, 2015 @ 4:00PM Weirton City
Special Weirton City Council meeting Calendar
Weirton Daily Times / Posted 3 days ago
Special Weirton City Council meetingFri, August 28, 2015 @ 4:00PM Weirton City Council will meet in a special session at 4 p.m. Aug. 28 in the council chambers of the Weirton City Building. The agenda includes a request by the mayor to convene into... Read more
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Weirton Daily Times
Businesses looking at ways to assist senior centerThe Greater Weirton Senior Citizens Center has provided for the social and recr
Businesses looking at ways to assist senior center
Weirton Daily Times / Posted 3 days ago
The Greater Weirton Senior Citizens Center has provided for the social and recreational needs of the community's older residents since the late 1980s, but in recent years has had difficulty bringing in the money needed for its operations. With the... Read more
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Weirton Daily Times
High school football is back ...The event offered a chance to get an early copy of the annual prep football pre
High school football is back ...
Weirton Daily Times / Posted 3 days ago
The event offered a chance to get an early copy of the annual prep football preview magazine, The Gridiron. "Our annual community tailgate party is always a great way to get an early jump on the high school football season," said Ross Gallabrese,... Read more
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Weirton Daily Times
Bruins shut out rival ParkLeila Hannaoui scored twice and Cheyenne Hudson once for the winners, who are 2
Bruins shut out rival Park
Weirton Daily Times / Posted 3 days ago
Leila Hannaoui scored twice and Cheyenne Hudson once for the winners, who are 2-1, and visit Elkins on Saturday. Jena Riccelli assisted on two goals and Kaycee Grzybek on the other. Gabby Snyder made four saves. Haley Armstrong collected five saves... Read more
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The East Liverpool Review
Irene V. Miguel, 97She was born Dec. 11, 1917, in Parkersburg, W.Va., to Matthew and Mabel Decker
Irene V. Miguel, 97
The East Liverpool Review / Posted 3 days ago
She was born Dec. 11, 1917, in Parkersburg, W.Va., to Matthew and Mabel Decker Fatherly. Irene worked in the Stenographic Department of Weirton Steel Corp. and retired as a secretary to the Weirton Chamber of Commerce. She was a member of the First... Read more
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The East Liverpool Review
Ohio men sentenced to prison for selling drugsShannon J. Hinton, 25, of Cleveland, was sentenced Monday to 77 months in priso
Ohio men sentenced to prison for selling drugs
The East Liverpool Review / Posted 3 days ago
Shannon J. Hinton, 25, of Cleveland, was sentenced Monday to 77 months in prison on a charge of aiding and abetting the distribution of heroin within 1,000 feet of a protected location. In this case, the protected location was Clarke Field, a popular... Read more
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WTOV 9 Steubenville
They’re working to keep Weirton Senior Center thrivingUpdated: Tuesday, August 25 2015, 06:42 PM EDT HANCOCK COUNTY, W.Va. -- A grou
They’re working to keep Weirton Senior Center thriving
WTOV 9 Steubenville / Posted 3 days ago
Updated: Tuesday, August 25 2015, 06:42 PM EDT HANCOCK COUNTY, W.Va. -- A group of community members and business leaders met in Weirton on Tuesday to help secure funding for the Weirton Senior Center. It’s a place for senior citizens to gather and... Read more
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WOWK-TV West Virginia
Huntington, WV man sentenced to federal prison for a year for dealing heroin Photo courtesy of Hancock-Brooke-Weirton Drug and Violent Crime Task Force T
Huntington, WV man sentenced to federal prison for a year for dealing heroin
WOWK-TV West Virginia / Posted 3 days ago
Photo courtesy of Hancock-Brooke-Weirton Drug and Violent Crime Task Force Tayvon Mykal Gaulds,... Read more
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WTOV 9 Steubenville
Financial struggles persist for senior center in WeirtonUpdated: Tuesday, August 25 2015, 12:36 PM EDT HANCOCK COUNTY, Ohio – On Tuesd
Financial struggles persist for senior center in Weirton
WTOV 9 Steubenville / Posted 4 days ago
Updated: Tuesday, August 25 2015, 12:36 PM EDT HANCOCK COUNTY, Ohio – On Tuesday morning, a handful of seniors met to exercise at the Weirton Senior Center. It’s a daily routine for many, but operating the center comes at a cost, and keeping the... Read more
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The Charleston State Journal
Huntington, WV man sentenced to federal prison for a year for dealing heroin Photo courtesy of Hancock-Brooke-Weirton Drug and Violent Crime Task Force T
Huntington, WV man sentenced to federal prison for a year for dealing heroin
The Charleston State Journal / Posted 4 days ago
Photo courtesy of Hancock-Brooke-Weirton Drug and Violent Crime Task Force Tayvon Mykal Gaulds,... Read more
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The Charleston State Journal
Ohio men get prison time for selling drugs near playgrounds in Newell, Wheeling IslandOhio residents Shannon Jerome Hinton, 25, of Cleveland, and Gregory Edward Alle
Ohio men get prison time for selling drugs near playgrounds in Newell, Wheeling Island
The Charleston State Journal / Posted 4 days ago
Ohio residents Shannon Jerome Hinton, 25, of Cleveland, and Gregory Edward Allen, 28, of Bridgeport, were sentenced to federal prison for selling heroin and cocaine near two playgrounds in West Virginia, U.S. Attorney William J. Ihlenfeld II said. *... Read more
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Weirton Daily Times
Irene MiguelShe was born on December 11, 1917, in Parkersburg, WV, to Matthew and Mabel Dec
Irene Miguel
Weirton Daily Times / Posted 4 days ago
She was born on December 11, 1917, in Parkersburg, WV, to Matthew and Mabel Decker Fatherly. Irene worked for the Stenographic Department of Weirton Steel Corporation and retired as a secretary to the Weirton Chamber of Commerce. She was a member... Read more
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Weirton Daily Times
Steve TateSteve was born June 14, 1953, in Winston- Salem, NC. He was the son of the lat
Steve Tate
Weirton Daily Times / Posted 4 days ago
Steve was born June 14, 1953, in Winston- Salem, NC. He was the son of the late Ralph Cummings and Peggy C. (Key) Cummings. In addition to his parents, Steve was preceded in death by his older brother, Robert Tate. Steve is survived by his sister,... Read more
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Weirton Daily Times
Couple to fight school transfer of children"We will fight this," said Shana Archer, who, with her husband, Army Sgt. Rory
Couple to fight school transfer of children
Weirton Daily Times / Posted 4 days ago
"We will fight this," said Shana Archer, who, with her husband, Army Sgt. Rory Archer, lives on Palisades Drive in Weirton. While most of Weirton lies in Hancock County, a small part sits in Brooke County. The county line runs through their... Read more
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Weirton Daily Times
City closer to enacting sales taxCouncilmembers voted unanimously in favor of the second reading of an ordinance
City closer to enacting sales tax
Weirton Daily Times / Posted 4 days ago
Councilmembers voted unanimously in favor of the second reading of an ordinance authorizing the city manager to submit an amendment to the city's Home Rule Plan to the West Virginia Home Rule Board in order to implement the 1 percent sales... Read more
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Weirton Daily Times
Bodybuilder gains honorWeirton City Council and Mayor Harold "Bubba" Miller, right, recognized profess
Bodybuilder gains honor
Weirton Daily Times / Posted 4 days ago
Weirton City Council and Mayor Harold "Bubba" Miller, right, recognized professional bodybuilder Zachary Starr, of Weirton, with a certificate of achievement during a special meeting held Monday. Starr recently received his "pro card" from the... Read more
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Weirton Daily Times
Meronoff paces Central past Big Red, CreekKevin Wells shot 42 and Brandon Svec and Nick Stimpert 43 for Central. Paul Ma
Meronoff paces Central past Big Red, Creek
Weirton Daily Times / Posted 4 days ago
Kevin Wells shot 42 and Brandon Svec and Nick Stimpert 43 for Central. Paul Mastros paced Big Red with a 44. Keenan Seditz shot 46 and Isaiah Herring and Isaiah Lee each shot 47. Aaron Foldi carded a 45 to lead Indian Creek. Cody Hopkins shot 51,... Read more
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The East Liverpool Review
Out and AboutEAST LIVERPOOL - John W. Covert Chapter 47 Disabled American Veterans will have
Out and About
The East Liverpool Review / Posted 4 days ago
EAST LIVERPOOL - John W. Covert Chapter 47 Disabled American Veterans will have a special meeting 6 p.m. Wednesday at the Chapter home on Broadway. All regular members are asked to attend. There will be a person from MetLife to answer questions about... Read more
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The East Liverpool Review
Sheriff’s office sees shift, personnel changesSheriff's deputies will begin working 12-hour shifts on Sept. 1 but, in the pro
Sheriff’s office sees shift, personnel changes
The East Liverpool Review / Posted 4 days ago
Sheriff's deputies will begin working 12-hour shifts on Sept. 1 but, in the process, will get more consecutive days off, he said. "We want to see how it works," Fletcher said, noting that the new schedule will be tried for a year. Fletcher said the... Read more
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The East Liverpool Review
Mom: Children being treated like a number"We will fight this," said Shana Archer, who, with her husband, Army Sgt. Rory
Mom: Children being treated like a number
The East Liverpool Review / Posted 4 days ago
"We will fight this," said Shana Archer, who, with her husband, Army Sgt. Rory Archer, lives on Palisades Drive in Weirton. While most of Weirton lies in Hancock County, a small part sits in Brooke County. The county line runs through their... Read more
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The Intelligencer and Wheeling News-Register
Ohio Valley Summer Concert Producers Attend Appreciation LuncheonIn addition to planning for next year's summer outdoor concert season, organize
Ohio Valley Summer Concert Producers Attend Appreciation Luncheon
The Intelligencer and Wheeling News-Register / Posted 4 days ago
In addition to planning for next year's summer outdoor concert season, organizer Robert "Scat" Scatterday of Wheeling said the luncheon provided the group an opportunity to thank Robert Contraguerro Sr., founder and president of Panhandle Cleaning &... Read more
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WTOV 9 Steubenville
New owners of WCC still supporting communityUpdated: Monday, August 24 2015, 06:22 PM EDT WEIRTON, W.Va. – The new owners
New owners of WCC still supporting community
WTOV 9 Steubenville / Posted 4 days ago
Updated: Monday, August 24 2015, 06:22 PM EDT WEIRTON, W.Va. – The new owners of Williams Country Club are into supporting the community. On Monday, the country club played host to charity golf scramble in which nearly 40 teams of golfers gathered... Read more
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The Intelligencer and Wheeling News-Register
Housing Options Grow in WheelingWHEELING - By fall, there should be at least 60 new apartment units in Wheeling
Housing Options Grow in Wheeling
The Intelligencer and Wheeling News-Register / Posted 5 days ago
WHEELING - By fall, there should be at least 60 new apartment units in Wheeling ready to welcome tenants, with the potential for at least twice that many more on the way over the next couple of years - and not a moment too soon, if you ask Mayor Andy... Read more
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Weirton Daily Times
Sarah FluhartySarah was born Sept. 5, 1924, in Wellsburg, WV, to the late Helen Isabel Claypo
Sarah Fluharty
Weirton Daily Times / Posted 5 days ago
Sarah was born Sept. 5, 1924, in Wellsburg, WV, to the late Helen Isabel Claypoole Reasner and Clair Daniel Reasner Sr. She was a member of the Wellsburg Nazarene Church and was a home maker. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by... Read more
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Weirton Daily Times
Harold StropeHe was born on Oct. 11, 1949, in Steubenville, OH, a son of the late Harold and
Harold Strope
Weirton Daily Times / Posted 5 days ago
He was born on Oct. 11, 1949, in Steubenville, OH, a son of the late Harold and Mary (Mermon) Strope, Sr. Harold graduated from Burgettstown High School in 1968. He was employed by Weirton- Arcelor Mittal Steel Corporation for 42 years. Harold was a... Read more
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Weirton Daily Times
Event mixes fun, games with a serious themeBeyond Tomorrow, a volunteer nonprofit group, will hold its first Community Dru
Event mixes fun, games with a serious theme
Weirton Daily Times / Posted 5 days ago
Beyond Tomorrow, a volunteer nonprofit group, will hold its first Community Drug Awareness Carnival from 1 p.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday at Wellsburg's Central Park at 17th and Charles streets. Admission is free to the event, which will include games,... Read more
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The Intelligencer and Wheeling News-Register
Housing Options Grow in WheelingIn September, the Woda Group will bring the loft apartment concept to downtown
Housing Options Grow in Wheeling
The Intelligencer and Wheeling News-Register / Posted 5 days ago
In September, the Woda Group will bring the loft apartment concept to downtown with 22 units on the upper floors of the Stone Center at Market Plaza, hoping to cater to young professionals who find living in an urban setting appealing. Also this... Read more
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Salem News
Golden Eagles boys, girls earn victories over CarrolltonCarrollton 2 HANOVERTON - United's boys soccer team clubbed Carrollton 7-2 on
Golden Eagles boys, girls earn victories over Carrollton
Salem News / Posted 6 days ago
Carrollton 2 HANOVERTON - United's boys soccer team clubbed Carrollton 7-2 on Saturday. Leading the Golden Eagles were Jonathan Logan with two goals and one assist, Mitch Kelly with two goals, Zeb Zehentbauer with one goal and one assist, Jordan... Read more
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Weirton Daily Times
Vicki DriscollShe was born in Steubenville, Ohio, on June 28, 1947, the daughter of Don and A
Vicki Driscoll
Weirton Daily Times / Posted 6 days ago
She was born in Steubenville, Ohio, on June 28, 1947, the daughter of Don and Ann Kirkpatrick Driscoll of Toronto. She retired from Weirton Steel Corporation in 1997 after 30 years of service. She began in 1965 as a mail clerk and retired as an... Read more
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