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Weirton Daily Times
Dean DrakeHe was born June 15, 1949, in Weirton, WV, a son of the late Thomas Wayne and N
Dean Drake
Weirton Daily Times / Posted 4 hours ago
He was born June 15, 1949, in Weirton, WV, a son of the late Thomas Wayne and Nancy Pauline (Clark) Drake. Also preceded in death by three brothers: Gary, Marvin and Kenny and two sisters: Jeanette and Wanda. Dean retired as a sales manager from... Read more
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Weirton Daily Times
Girls told to explore tech for learninga virtual robot seen on their computer screens. "You have to learn the languag
Girls told to explore tech for learning
Weirton Daily Times / Posted 4 hours ago
a virtual robot seen on their computer screens. "You have to learn the language of the robot," said Brooke Cronin, 14, of Weirton, who added that if the commands given the robot aren't precise, "It doesn't work the way it should." "It's fun to... Read more
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Weirton Daily Times
Commissioners: Animal deaths are last resorttheir answers to questions that had been put to them earlier in the month. HCAS
Commissioners: Animal deaths are last resort
Weirton Daily Times / Posted 4 hours ago
their answers to questions that had been put to them earlier in the month. HCAS Foundation Secretary Cari McIntyre and Weirton attorney Pam Zagula had submitted the questions in writing. Commissioners said they had become concerned with... Read more
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Weirton Daily Times
BriefsWEIRTON - The annual Ron "Fritz" Williams Memorial Golf Classic will be held at
Briefs
Weirton Daily Times / Posted 11 hours ago
WEIRTON - The annual Ron "Fritz" Williams Memorial Golf Classic will be held at Mountaineer Woodview Golf Course on Aug. 20. The outing pays tribute to the late All American basketball player at Weir High and West Virginia University, who was a No.... Read more
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The East Liverpool Review
Dean DrakeHe was born June 15, 1949 in Weirton, W.Va., a son of the late Thomas Wayne & N
Dean Drake
The East Liverpool Review / Posted 11 hours ago
He was born June 15, 1949 in Weirton, W.Va., a son of the late Thomas Wayne & Nancy Pauline (Clark) Drake. He retired as a Sales Manager from CCL Containers in Sharon, Pa. He was a Navy Veteran, and a Methodist by faith. Surviving are 5 sisters;... Read more
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The East Liverpool Review
County defends animal shelter operationtheir answers to questions that had been put to them earlier in the month. HCAS
County defends animal shelter operation
The East Liverpool Review / Posted 11 hours ago
their answers to questions that had been put to them earlier in the month. HCAS Foundation Secretary Cari McIntyre and Weirton attorney Pam Zagula had submitted the questions in writing. Commissioners said they had become concerned with... Read more
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Weirton Daily Times
Yianni’s treats police officers to a free mealco-owner Shawn Mihellis said. SALUTE TO OFFFICERS — Area law enforcement gathe
Yianni’s treats police officers to a free meal
Weirton Daily Times / Posted yesterday
co-owner Shawn Mihellis said. SALUTE TO OFFFICERS — Area law enforcement gathered Wednesday at Theo Yianni’s restaurant in Weirton, where they were treated to a free meal in appreciation of their service. The restaurant’s owners said they offered... Read more
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Weirton Daily Times
Mary BaileyWV; three daughters, Darlene Shorts and her husband, Lee of Beech Bottom, WV, T
Mary Bailey
Weirton Daily Times / Posted yesterday
WV; three daughters, Darlene Shorts and her husband, Lee of Beech Bottom, WV, Tammy McAllister and her husband, Robby of Weirton, WV, and Mary Ida Barnhart of Salem, OH; five brothers; three sisters; 28 grandchildren; and several great-... Read more
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The East Liverpool Review
Dormand Eugene ‘Gene’ Miller, 89Virginia Avenue Church of Christ in Chester where he served several years as a
Dormand Eugene ‘Gene’ Miller, 89
The East Liverpool Review / Posted yesterday
Virginia Avenue Church of Christ in Chester where he served several years as a deacon. After 28 years, Gene retired from Weirton Steel. Evangelists Tom Derby and Rico Brown will conduct services on Saturday, July 30 at 11 a.m. at the Arner... Read more
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Lisbon Morning Journal
Dormand MillerVirginia Avenue Church of Christ in Chester where he served several years as a
Dormand Miller
Lisbon Morning Journal / Posted yesterday
Virginia Avenue Church of Christ in Chester where he served several years as a deacon. After 28 years, Gene retired from Weirton Steel. Evangelists Tom Derby and Rico Brown will conduct services on Saturday, July 30 at 11:00 a.m. at the Arner... Read more
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Weirton Daily Times
Mary ShawWilliam "JW" Shaw (1993); sister, Ruth E. Shearer. Betty was a member of the P
Mary Shaw
Weirton Daily Times / Posted 2 days ago
William "JW" Shaw (1993); sister, Ruth E. Shearer. Betty was a member of the Pleasant Valley United Methodist Church, GFWC Weirton Womens Club, Alpha Delta Kappa Delta Int. Sorority, Delta Kappa Gamma Int. Sorority, Brooke and Hancock Retired... Read more
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Weirton Daily Times
Donald McFallDon was born Jan. 24, 1930, in Brilliant, OH, son of the late John Albert and B
Donald McFall
Weirton Daily Times / Posted 3 days ago
Don was born Jan. 24, 1930, in Brilliant, OH, son of the late John Albert and Bessie (Scott) McFall. He was retired from Weirton Steel where he worked as a Conductor in the Railroad Dept. Don was a former member of the Findley United Methodist... Read more
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Weirton Daily Times
Robert CurtisBorn on May 11, 1955, in Weirton, Bob was a son of the late Dana D. and Kathryn
Robert Curtis
Weirton Daily Times / Posted 3 days ago
Born on May 11, 1955, in Weirton, Bob was a son of the late Dana D. and Kathryn Tingler Curtis. He was also preceded in death a step grandson, William "Liam" Franklin Peoples. With 28 years of service, Bob retired from Weirton Steel where he served... Read more
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Weirton Daily Times
Donald ScottE. Scott, Sr. and Diane Cottis Scott who survives. Donnie was a graduate of Wi
Donald Scott
Weirton Daily Times / Posted 3 days ago
E. Scott, Sr. and Diane Cottis Scott who survives. Donnie was a graduate of Wintersville High School and retired from Weirton Steel as a heavy equipment operator. He also was a former Cross Creek Township police officer and a former fire... Read more
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Weirton Daily Times
Chamber in holiday spirit with golf eventfrom the event will benefit the chamber's continued maintenance and improvement
Chamber in holiday spirit with golf event
Weirton Daily Times / Posted 3 days ago
from the event will benefit the chamber's continued maintenance and improvements to the community Christmas lights in Weirton. Twenty-five teams registered to take part in the scramble, which included a round of 18 holes, a series of food... Read more
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Weirton Daily Times
Weirton’s Bob Evans named Restaurant of the YearThe Weirton restaurant was one of three company-wide to receive the honor this
Weirton’s Bob Evans named Restaurant of the Year
Weirton Daily Times / Posted 3 days ago
The Weirton restaurant was one of three company-wide to receive the honor this year. Bob Evans has more than 500 locations operating in 18 states. In receiving the recognition, Patrick Stine, general manager of the Weirton restaurant, gave full... Read more
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Weirton Daily Times
ACLU wants to review police shootingMedia reports indicate that attorneys with the ACLU filed Freedom of Informatio
ACLU wants to review police shooting
Weirton Daily Times / Posted 3 days ago
Media reports indicate that attorneys with the ACLU filed Freedom of Information Act requests last week with both Weirton police and State Police in connection with the May 6 shooting death of Ronald Williams Jr., of McKees Rocks, outside... Read more
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The Inter-Mountain
ACLU wants to review West Virginia police shootingWEIRTON, W.Va. (AP) — West Virginia's chapter of the American Civil Liberties U
ACLU wants to review West Virginia police shooting
The Inter-Mountain / Posted 3 days ago
WEIRTON, W.Va. (AP) — West Virginia's chapter of the American Civil Liberties Union is seeking details related to the death of a 23-year-old black man who was fatally shot by police. The Charleston Gazette-Mail (http://bit.ly/2a8FQAf ) reports that... Read more
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Parkersburg News and Sentinel
ACLU wants to review West Virginia police shootingWEIRTON, W.Va. (AP) — West Virginia's chapter of the American Civil Liberties U
ACLU wants to review West Virginia police shooting
Parkersburg News and Sentinel / Posted 3 days ago
WEIRTON, W.Va. (AP) — West Virginia's chapter of the American Civil Liberties Union is seeking details related to the death of a 23-year-old black man who was fatally shot by police. The Charleston Gazette-Mail (http://bit.ly/2a8FQAf ) reports that... Read more
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Weirton Daily Times
ACLU wants to review Weirton police shootingCharleston Gazette-Mail reports that attorneys with the ACLU filed Freedom of I
ACLU wants to review Weirton police shooting
Weirton Daily Times / Posted 3 days ago
Charleston Gazette-Mail reports that attorneys with the ACLU filed Freedom of Information Act requests last week with both Weirton police and State Police in connection with the May 6 shooting death of Ronald Williams Jr., of McKees Rocks, outside... Read more
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The Marietta Times
ACLU wants to review West Virginia police shootingWEIRTON, W.Va. (AP) — West Virginia's chapter of the American Civil Liberties U
ACLU wants to review West Virginia police shooting
The Marietta Times / Posted 3 days ago
WEIRTON, W.Va. (AP) — West Virginia's chapter of the American Civil Liberties Union is seeking details related to the death of a 23-year-old black man who was fatally shot by police. The Charleston Gazette-Mail (http://bit.ly/2a8FQAf ) reports that... Read more
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TribLIVE
ACLU wants to review W.V. police shooting of McKees Rocks manreview W.V. police shooting of McKees Rocks man | TribLIVE WEIRTON, W.Va. —
ACLU wants to review W.V. police shooting of McKees Rocks man
TribLIVE / Posted 4 days ago
review W.V. police shooting of McKees Rocks man | TribLIVE WEIRTON, W.Va. — West Virginia's chapter of the American Civil Liberties Union is seeking details related to the death of a... Read more
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Weirton Daily Times
Mary ShawWilliam "JW" Shaw (1993); sister, Ruth E. Shearer. Betty was a member of the P
Mary Shaw
Weirton Daily Times / Posted 4 days ago
William "JW" Shaw (1993); sister, Ruth E. Shearer. Betty was a member of the Pleasant Valley United Methodist Church, GFWC Weirton Womens Club, Alpha Delta Kappa Delta Int. Sorority, Delta Kappa Gamma Int. Sorority, Brooke and Hancock Retired... Read more
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Weirton Daily Times
George Livingstona U.S. Army Veteran, having served with the National Security Agency while stat
George Livingston
Weirton Daily Times / Posted 4 days ago
a U.S. Army Veteran, having served with the National Security Agency while stationed in Japan; American Legion Post No.10; Weirton Moose Lodge No.688; Hancock County Sportsman Club; National Society of the Sons of the American Revolution (SAR);... Read more
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Weirton Daily Times
Doyle Skidmorewife, Patricia DiFusco Skidmore and one brother, Jerry Skidmore. Doyle was the
Doyle Skidmore
Weirton Daily Times / Posted 4 days ago
wife, Patricia DiFusco Skidmore and one brother, Jerry Skidmore. Doyle was the former owner/operator of the Irish Pub in Weirton. He loved to do yard work, gardening, play with his dogs and spend time with his family. Surviving are his wife... Read more
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Weirton Daily Times
Tomlinson steps back in timere-enactment group out of Wheeling comes to Hancock County every year. -- Steph
Tomlinson steps back in time
Weirton Daily Times / Posted 4 days ago
re-enactment group out of Wheeling comes to Hancock County every year. -- Stephen Huba "They didn't," said Jim Powell, of Weirton, commander of Company G, 27th Virginia Infantry, otherwise known as the Shriver Grays. The Civil War re-enactment... Read more
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The Inter-Mountain
Sandra Jean ‘Sandy’ Stonekingat Steubenville, Ohio, a daughter of the late James Lawrence and Lucille Virgin
Sandra Jean ‘Sandy’ Stoneking
The Inter-Mountain / Posted 4 days ago
at Steubenville, Ohio, a daughter of the late James Lawrence and Lucille Virginia Wise Stoneking. On July 29, 1960, at Weirton, she was married to Leonard Bruce Stoneking, who survives. They would have celebrated 56 years of marriage on July... Read more
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The East Liverpool Review
Tomlinson Park 19th-century campers don’t mind heatLowther children were there with their parents, Robert and Erica Lowther. (Phot
Tomlinson Park 19th-century campers don’t mind heat
The East Liverpool Review / Posted 5 days ago
Lowther children were there with their parents, Robert and Erica Lowther. (Photo by Stephen Huba) Commander Jim Powell, of Weirton, leads his men in a drill on Saturday at Tomlinson Run State Park. (Photo by Stephen Huba) "They didn't," said Jim... Read more
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Weirton Daily Times
These kind of rivalry games always pack a punchwith that. It's passionate and prideful. It's an all-star game, after all. (
These kind of rivalry games always pack a punch
Weirton Daily Times / Posted 5 days ago
with that. It's passionate and prideful. It's an all-star game, after all. (Peaslee is a sports writer for the Herald-Star and The Weirton Daily Times. He can be contacted at mpeaslee@heraldstaronline.com and followed on Twitter at @HSDT... Read more
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Weirton Daily Times
Edna Jacksongreatest joy in life was her children, grandchildren and great-grandchildren. S
Edna Jackson
Weirton Daily Times / Posted 5 days ago
greatest joy in life was her children, grandchildren and great-grandchildren. She attended the Mercy Baptist Church in Weirton. She loved to read and play card games, especially euchre. In her earlier years, she enjoyed tending to her... Read more
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Weirton Daily Times
Jo Ann Flinnof Richmond; three brothers. Robert Morelli of California, Rudy (Joyce) Morelli
Jo Ann Flinn
Weirton Daily Times / Posted 5 days ago
of Richmond; three brothers. Robert Morelli of California, Rudy (Joyce) Morelli of Steubenville and Emil (Tracy) Morelli of Weirton; one sister. Barbara Crites of Richmond; two granddaughters. Lindsey and Alyssa. Jo Ann was Catholic by faith and... Read more
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Weirton Daily Times
Rusty Bull Taco Co. open in Torontoa drive-through car wash that's been repurposed into a restaurant," said Hunt,
Rusty Bull Taco Co. open in Toronto
Weirton Daily Times / Posted 5 days ago
a drive-through car wash that's been repurposed into a restaurant," said Hunt, adding he and partner Mark Frankovitch of Weirton wanted to do something different. "No one was thinking outside the box. This is something no one would expect." IN... Read more
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Weirton Daily Times
Rally for peace in community plannedJoshua Elias, also known as Elias the Prophet, is planning the rally for 3 p.m.
Rally for peace in community planned
Weirton Daily Times / Posted 5 days ago
Joshua Elias, also known as Elias the Prophet, is planning the rally for 3 p.m., July 31 at the Weirton Municipal Building. "This is a peaceful demonstration," Elias said. "This is not a protest." Presented by "Everyday Life is a Success," and... Read more
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Weirton Daily Times
Bill Tucker among Hall of Fame inducteesTucker is set to be inducted in the category of sports/athletics. The Weirton
Bill Tucker among Hall of Fame inductees
Weirton Daily Times / Posted 5 days ago
Tucker is set to be inducted in the category of sports/athletics. The Weirton Hall of Fame induction dinner will be held at 2 p.m., Aug. 28 in the Rose Room of the Millsop Community Center. Tickets are now on sale, at a cost of $30 per person, and... Read more
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The Times Leader
OVAC All-Star Game: A Vrotsos family traditionof the all-star unit - Chad Zambori of Martins Ferry. The remainder of the zebr
OVAC All-Star Game: A Vrotsos family tradition
The Times Leader / Posted 5 days ago
of the all-star unit - Chad Zambori of Martins Ferry. The remainder of the zebra contingent is composed of three from the Weirton board and one from Parkersburg and one from Morgantown. "The seven-man crew will help with the extreme heat... Read more
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The Times Leader
Fight night set for Friday at Wheeling Island Casinohis hometown," Wilson said. "He will be on our next card with the same opponent
Fight night set for Friday at Wheeling Island Casino
The Times Leader / Posted 5 days ago
his hometown," Wilson said. "He will be on our next card with the same opponent." Wilson also gave credit to Steubenville/Weirton promoter Angelo Magnone of Made Men promotions for his help in securing fighters. "We've been working with him. he's... Read more
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Weirton Daily Times
Rush hurls Moundsville past WeirtonMoundsville defeated Weirton Post 10, 10-6, in the Area One Tournament eliminat
Rush hurls Moundsville past Weirton
Weirton Daily Times / Posted 6 days ago
Moundsville defeated Weirton Post 10, 10-6, in the Area One Tournament elimination game Friday night at Valley Fork Park. The victory propels Post 3 into the championship round against reigning state champion Wheeling Post 1. The two teams vie this... Read more
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Weirton Daily Times
Callie AntoniouShe passed away Friday July 22, 2016, at Weirton Medical Center. She was born
Callie Antoniou
Weirton Daily Times / Posted 6 days ago
She passed away Friday July 22, 2016, at Weirton Medical Center. She was born July 27, 1938, in Steubenville, OH. She was the daughter of the late James and Irene Armands. Callie was an active member of All Saints Greek Orthodox Church where she was... Read more
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Weirton Daily Times
Friday concertFriday's free community Downtown at Sundown concert featured a performance by c
Friday concert
Weirton Daily Times / Posted 6 days ago
Friday's free community Downtown at Sundown concert featured a performance by country band the Stickers at the Weirton Event Center. The Stickers is a Pennsylvania-based band including brothers Joe, Jim and John Wodarek. On July 29, the series will... Read more
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The Times Leader
Wheeling Post 1 passes the first testPost 1 blanked Weirton Post 10 by a 10-0 count in eight innings in the Area On
Wheeling Post 1 passes the first test
The Times Leader / Posted 7 days ago
Post 1 blanked Weirton Post 10 by a 10-0 count in eight innings in the Area One Tournament at Valley Fork Park. Wheeling now advances to Saturday's championship round. Weirton, which downed Moundsville in Wednesday's opener, will again face... Read more
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Weirton Daily Times
Bill Cardille, longtime area television icon, dies at 87viewers heard when WPXI signed on the air as WIIC-TV, Channel 11, on Sept. 1, 1
Bill Cardille, longtime area television icon, dies at 87
Weirton Daily Times / Posted 7 days ago
viewers heard when WPXI signed on the air as WIIC-TV, Channel 11, on Sept. 1, 1957. CARDILLE DIES — Bill Cardille visited Weirton in June 2011 for the Celebr8 Weirton Festival, part of local observances of the premiere of the movie “Super 8,”... Read more
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Weirton Daily Times
Park board, residents could discuss StarvaggiIn June, residents approached Weirton Council with a proposal to upgrade and ex
Park board, residents could discuss Starvaggi
Weirton Daily Times / Posted 7 days ago
In June, residents approached Weirton Council with a proposal to upgrade and expand the tennis courts at the park, hoping for an opportunity to better serve local high school teams and attract other tournaments and events. The residents have... Read more
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Weirton Daily Times
Darrell MasonDonald, Glenn Mason; sisters, Mildred, Belvah Joann "Dutch." He was retired as
Darrell Mason
Weirton Daily Times / Posted 7 days ago
Donald, Glenn Mason; sisters, Mildred, Belvah Joann "Dutch." He was retired as a foreman in the hot mill/electric shop of Weirton Steel Corp. Surviving are his wife Rosie Barkley Mason; daughters, Holly Stiteler (Brad) of Frankfort Springs, PA,... Read more
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Weirton Daily Times
Vincent Mancanoaway July 6, 2016, at home. He was born Dec. 30, 1931, a son of the late Mike a
Vincent Mancano
Weirton Daily Times / Posted 7 days ago
away July 6, 2016, at home. He was born Dec. 30, 1931, a son of the late Mike and Frances Mancano. There will be a memorial service celebrating his life on Sunday, July 24, at 6 p.m. at Family of God Christian Center, 4215 Wells St., Weirt... Read more
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Weirton Daily Times
Reigning champion Wheeling knocks off WeirtonPost 1 blanked Weirton Post 10 by a 10-0 count in eight innings in the Area One
Reigning champion Wheeling knocks off Weirton
Weirton Daily Times / Posted 7 days ago
Post 1 blanked Weirton Post 10 by a 10-0 count in eight innings in the Area One Tournament at Valley Fork Park. Wheeling now advances to Saturday's championship round. Weirton, which downed Moundsville in Wednesday's opener, will again face... Read more
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The Times Leader
Weirton downs Moundsville Legion in Area 1 Tournamentfive stranded in scoring position. With the loss, Moundsville will face the lo
Weirton downs Moundsville Legion in Area 1 Tournament
The Times Leader / Posted 8 days ago
five stranded in scoring position. With the loss, Moundsville will face the loser of tomorrow's game between Wheeling and Weirton, on Friday at 5 p.m. in Moundsville. Post 3 did receive a solid day at the plate by third-baseman Anthony Gentile,... Read more
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Weirton Daily Times
Regional TV pioneer, "Chilly" Bill Cardille dies at age 87TV personality Bill Cardille was among dignitaries attending the premiere of th
Regional TV pioneer, "Chilly" Bill Cardille dies at age 87
Weirton Daily Times / Posted 8 days ago
TV personality Bill Cardille was among dignitaries attending the premiere of the movie 'Super 8' during the Celebr8 Weirton Festival in June of 2011. Cardille, a pioneer in TV best known as host of 'Chiller Theater' for decades, died at age... Read more
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NBC New York
'Not Suffering Anymore': Nurse, Vet Die by Suicide Togetherinto a downward spiral. She said so far, the family has learned that Reed and
'Not Suffering Anymore': Nurse, Vet Die by Suicide Together
NBC New York / Posted 8 days ago
into a downward spiral. She said so far, the family has learned that Reed and Bettino apparently lost their home in Weirton, West Virginia sometime last year. They decided to move to Pennsylvania in search of a better life, and to move the... Read more
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The Times Leader
Today's ServicesKlein - 1 p.m., Kadesh Chapel Cemetery, Wellsburg. Darrell Mason -7:30 p.m., S
Today's Services
The Times Leader / Posted 8 days ago
Klein - 1 p.m., Kadesh Chapel Cemetery, Wellsburg. Darrell Mason -7:30 p.m., Steel and Wolfe Funeral Home, Weirton. Elwood Richter - 10 a.m., Kepner Funeral Home, Elm Grove. Thomas Ricker - 10 a.m., St. Vincent DePaul Catholic... Read more
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Weirton Daily Times
Police pension repair advances in City Councilfor several years. Councilmembers Tim Connell, Douglas Jackson and Terry Weige
Police pension repair advances in City Council
Weirton Daily Times / Posted 8 days ago
for several years. Councilmembers Tim Connell, Douglas Jackson and Terry Weigel were not in attendance. COUNCIL TALK — Weirton Council convened in special session Wednesday night, moving forward with proposals to secure the city’s police and... Read more
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