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Weirton Daily Times
Local boxers on card in WeirtonThe event, which will include eight professional bouts and one amateur match, w
Local boxers on card in Weirton
Weirton Daily Times / Posted an hour ago
The event, which will include eight professional bouts and one amateur match, will be held outdoors with premium cigars being sold on site. Sunday's main event will feature Aaron "Quiet Storm" Quattrocchi, who captured a West Virginia championship... Read more
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The Intelligencer and Wheeling News-Register
Barnesville Defeats Linsly in Straight SetsSo far it's been all good nights for Barnesville as it improved to 3-0 on Monda
Barnesville Defeats Linsly in Straight Sets
The Intelligencer and Wheeling News-Register / Posted 3 hours ago
So far it's been all good nights for Barnesville as it improved to 3-0 on Monday with three starting freshmen, defeating Linsly in straight sets 25-21, 25-11, 25-19 inside the Stifel Field House. "To open the season I was hoping this is where we... Read more
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WTOV 9 Steubenville
A piece of history sails through the Ohio ValleyUpdated: Monday, August 31 2015, 10:54 PM EDT THE OHIO VALLEY - It’s something
A piece of history sails through the Ohio Valley
WTOV 9 Steubenville / Posted 4 hours ago
Updated: Monday, August 31 2015, 10:54 PM EDT THE OHIO VALLEY - It’s something you don't see every day. The USS LST 325, the last remaining fully-operational World War II Landing Ship, Tank, passed by the Ohio River on its way to Pittsburgh. On... Read more
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Freeman journal
Opa Gelder’s renewed rocking chairWhen I moved back to my home county last year the chair came along. It had been
Opa Gelder’s renewed rocking chair
Freeman journal / Posted yesterday
When I moved back to my home county last year the chair came along. It had been Opa (Grandpa) Gelder's and it was the only material thing I own that connects me to him. I put the old rocking chair in my home office last year. Late in the year my... Read more
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The Intelligencer and Wheeling News-Register
Funerals TodayClarence Frazee - 11:30 a.m., Greco-Hertnick Funeral Home, Weirton. Benedict F
Funerals Today
The Intelligencer and Wheeling News-Register / Posted yesterday
Clarence Frazee - 11:30 a.m., Greco-Hertnick Funeral Home, Weirton. Benedict Frohnapfel - 11 a.m., St. Joseph Catholic Church, St. Joseph Settlement, Proctor. Julia Hanlon - 11 a.m., Campbell-Plumly-Milburn Funeral Home, Barnesville. Gary Loveday... Read more
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Marshalltown Times-Republican
Leaps and boundsThe Tigers got a late, tiebreaking touchdown catch-and-run from Hunter Nessa an
Leaps and bounds
Marshalltown Times-Republican / Posted 2 days ago
The Tigers got a late, tiebreaking touchdown catch-and-run from Hunter Nessa and the defense made it stand up by standing up AGWSR's one-dimensional attack in a 12-6 victory in Saturday afternoon's season opener. Jordin Wilkie ran for 186 yards and... Read more
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Weirton Daily Times
Wellsburg groups hosts drug awareness program, draws hundreds SaturdayThe carnival, hosted by Beyond Tomorrow, attracted hundreds of kids and parents
Wellsburg groups hosts drug awareness program, draws hundreds Saturday
Weirton Daily Times / Posted 2 days ago
The carnival, hosted by Beyond Tomorrow, attracted hundreds of kids and parents, all ready to have a good time while also learning about the dangers of drug abuse. Kristin Newton, a Wellsburg native, co-founded the organization with Leanna Moore and... Read more
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The Intelligencer and Wheeling News-Register
LUCILLE ARACICHShe was formerly a bartender at Greeks Bar and was a member of the Riverview Ba
LUCILLE ARACICH
The Intelligencer and Wheeling News-Register / Posted 3 days ago
She was formerly a bartender at Greeks Bar and was a member of the Riverview Baptist Church. In addition to her parents she was preceded by her husband, George Aracich; two sons, George and Floyd Aracich, four brothers Carlos, Clyde, Bert and Johnny... Read more
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Elmira Star-Gazette
Elmira hot dog joint pays it forwardIt’s a question Bob McConnell didn’t like answering, “do you have any dollar ho
Elmira hot dog joint pays it forward
Elmira Star-Gazette / Posted 3 days ago
It’s a question Bob McConnell didn’t like answering, “do you have any dollar hot dogs?” The McConnell’s Hots co-owner used to answer with a sympathetic “no,” knowing some of those customers had very little money to spend on food. McConnell and his... Read more
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WTOV 9 Steubenville
Wellsburg Rite Aid target of another liquor thieveryUpdated: Thursday, August 27 2015, 06:07 PM EDT BROOKE COUNTY, W.Va. -- Police
Wellsburg Rite Aid target of another liquor thievery
WTOV 9 Steubenville / Posted 4 days ago
Updated: Thursday, August 27 2015, 06:07 PM EDT BROOKE COUNTY, W.Va. -- Police need your help after they say a woman stole nearly two dozen bottles of alcohol from the Wellsburg Rite aid. "Officers were called to Rite Aid on Tuesday afternoon for a... Read more
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Weirton Daily Times
Brooke board discusses development ordinanceCounty Commissioner Tim Ennis asked Matthew Reven, a member of the planning com
Brooke board discusses development ordinance
Weirton Daily Times / Posted 4 days ago
County Commissioner Tim Ennis asked Matthew Reven, a member of the planning commission, to discuss the proposed subdivision and land development ordinance, which he said is not about zoning but about establishing rules for the establishment of new... Read more
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Weirton Daily Times
William WilliamsWILLIAMS, William "Bill," 82, of Wellsburg, WV, passed away Aug. 25, 2015, at L
William Williams
Weirton Daily Times / Posted 4 days ago
WILLIAMS, William "Bill," 82, of Wellsburg, WV, passed away Aug. 25, 2015, at Liza's Place, Wheeling, WV. He was born Oct. 23, 1932, in Wellsburg, WV, to the late Earl and Blanch Humphry Williams. He retired as a welder at Wheeling-Pitt, was a... Read more
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The Intelligencer and Wheeling News-Register
Wayt Scores Four in Wheeling Central VictoryBehind freshman Kenadee Wayt's four goals on Wednesday, the Maroon Knights (2-0
Wayt Scores Four in Wheeling Central Victory
The Intelligencer and Wheeling News-Register / Posted 5 days ago
Behind freshman Kenadee Wayt's four goals on Wednesday, the Maroon Knights (2-0-0) got out to another huge lead in the first half but did not look back this time in a rout of Oak Glen 6-3 in East Wheeling. "I thought the girls were more consistent... Read more
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WTOV 9 Steubenville
Major plans in place for Brooke Hills ParkUpdated: Wednesday, August 26 2015, 06:43 PM EDT WELLSBURG, W.Va. – Major impr
Major plans in place for Brooke Hills Park
WTOV 9 Steubenville / Posted 5 days ago
Updated: Wednesday, August 26 2015, 06:43 PM EDT WELLSBURG, W.Va. – Major improvements are planned for Brooke Hills Park in Wellsburg. The main focus early on is adding cabins, a lodge and an RV park. "We'd like to put some cabins in; we want to... Read more
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Weirton Daily Times
Flood coverage cost concerns discussed in Brooke CountyAfter Libby Reasbeck, a representative of U.S. Rep. David McKinley, R-Wheeling,
Flood coverage cost concerns discussed in Brooke County
Weirton Daily Times / Posted 5 days ago
After Libby Reasbeck, a representative of U.S. Rep. David McKinley, R-Wheeling, introduced herself to the commissioners Tuesday, Ennis asked her to relay his concerns about flood insurance premiums paid by Wellsburg residents. Reasbeck said she... Read more
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WTRF Wheeling
Flood Insurance Prices High in Brooke County, Officials UpsetBrooke County officials are upset with the high cost of flood insurance. Offici
Flood Insurance Prices High in Brooke County, Officials Upset
WTRF Wheeling / Posted 6 days ago
Brooke County officials are upset with the high cost of flood insurance. Officials want FEMA to reassess the flood plain map in Wellsburg in the hopes of getting high insurance costs down. Commissioner Tim Ennis said FEMA's flood plain map is not... Read more
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WTOV 9 Steubenville
Brooke County wants flood map updatedUpdated: Tuesday, August 25 2015, 05:45 PM EDT BROOKE COUNTY, W.Va. -- Leaders
Brooke County wants flood map updated
WTOV 9 Steubenville / Posted 6 days ago
Updated: Tuesday, August 25 2015, 05:45 PM EDT BROOKE COUNTY, W.Va. -- Leaders in Brooke County are trying to shine a spotlight on the problem of high flood insurance rates. They want to show how it's affecting people in the area, and they're... Read more
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Weirton Daily Times
Middle school project advancingThe board agreed to meet Monday, at a time to be announced, to open bids for pr
Middle school project advancing
Weirton Daily Times / Posted 6 days ago
The board agreed to meet Monday, at a time to be announced, to open bids for preliminary site work for the 10,000 square foot, two-story school, which will be built on the grassy lot at Brooke High School used for student parking during the school... 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 7 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
Pete CattaruzzaPete was born April 2, 1928, in Steubenville, OH, to the late Isolina and Victo
Pete Cattaruzza
Weirton Daily Times / Posted 7 days ago
Pete was born April 2, 1928, in Steubenville, OH, to the late Isolina and Victor Cattaruzza. He was a contractor and a Catholic by faith. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by one brother and one sister. He is survived by his... 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 7 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 7 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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Weirton Daily Times
Sperlazza whistles while he works and juggles lifeYou know, one of those that lays flat and takes up about a third of your work s
Sperlazza whistles while he works and juggles life
Weirton Daily Times / Posted 8 days ago
You know, one of those that lays flat and takes up about a third of your work space. But it's an important tool for the 1994 Brooke High School graduate. On it, are all the important dates he needs to remember. And, this time of year, there are a... Read more
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Elmira Star-Gazette
Outdoor Notebook: A game of cat(fish) and mouseI never know what to expect when I cast a line in the Chemung River. Usually,
Outdoor Notebook: A game of cat(fish) and mouse
Elmira Star-Gazette / Posted 8 days ago
I never know what to expect when I cast a line in the Chemung River. Usually, if I'm going to have any fishing action (and that's never a guarantee) it's smallmouth bass, but occasionally I'll reel in a walleye or other fish. Which is fine with... Read more
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Elmira Star-Gazette
Next 7With all the exciting events going on this season, the possibilities are practi
Next 7
Elmira Star-Gazette / Posted 8 days ago
With all the exciting events going on this season, the possibilities are practically endless. Here's a look at what's coming up this week, from Aug. 24 to Aug. 30. In the "Main Attractions" section, you'll find the region's biggest festivals,... Read more
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Weirton Daily Times
George WintersHe was born on November 17, 1932, in Hickory, Pa., a son of the late George Was
George Winters
Weirton Daily Times / Posted 9 days ago
He was born on November 17, 1932, in Hickory, Pa., a son of the late George Washington and Ellen Irene (Mounts) Winters. In addition to his parents George is preceded in death by one brother Harry "Rick" Winters and his son-in-law, Louis Malcom... Read more
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The Times Leader
Ohio Valley Unsung Hero: Sperlazza juggles 2 careersYou know, one of those that lays flat and takes up about a third of your work s
Ohio Valley Unsung Hero: Sperlazza juggles 2 careers
The Times Leader / Posted 9 days ago
You know, one of those that lays flat and takes up about a third of your work space. But it's an important tool for the 1994 Brooke High School graduate. On it, are all the important dates he needs to remember. And, this time of year, there are a... Read more
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Weirton Daily Times
Green can stand out in a crowd"New players and back ups look up to me so I can help and show them the right t
Green can stand out in a crowd
Weirton Daily Times / Posted 10 days ago
"New players and back ups look up to me so I can help and show them the right techniques," said Green, a three-year starter for the Bruins. "I want to be able to help other players get better at their positions. That's what makes me a good enough... Read more
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Weirton Daily Times
Brooke fifth for college-bound in W.Va.Toni Paesano Shute, superintendent of Brooke County Schools, reported the count
Brooke fifth for college-bound in W.Va.
Weirton Daily Times / Posted 11 days ago
Toni Paesano Shute, superintendent of Brooke County Schools, reported the county ranked fifth in the state for its percentage of graduates enrolled in college, according to a report by the West Virginia Policy Commission on Higher Education. Each... Read more
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Tribune Chronicle
Joan E. Wolfe-PatrickShe was the wife of Roger Patrick of almost 14 years. Born May 26, 1945, in Wh
Joan E. Wolfe-Patrick
Tribune Chronicle / Posted 12 days ago
She was the wife of Roger Patrick of almost 14 years. Born May 26, 1945, in Wheeling, W.Va., she was the daughter of Virgil and Dorothy Karas Garretson of Wellsburg, W.Va. She was a dedicated, long time member of The Church of the Nazarene in... Read more
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Weirton Daily Times
Mark LucasMark was born on Dec. 11, 1948, in Wheeling, WV. He was the son of the late Pau
Mark Lucas
Weirton Daily Times / Posted 12 days ago
Mark was born on Dec. 11, 1948, in Wheeling, WV. He was the son of the late Paul and Gladys (Finley) Lucas. Mark served as a SP4 in the United States Army during the Vietnam War in Germany. He worked at former Gen Pak, Wellsburg, WV. In addition to... Read more
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Weirton Daily Times
Mark LucasMark was born on Dec. 11, 1948, in Wheeling, WV. He was the son of the late Pau
Mark Lucas
Weirton Daily Times / Posted 13 days ago
Mark was born on Dec. 11, 1948, in Wheeling, WV. He was the son of the late Paul and Gladys (Finley) Lucas. Mark served as a SP4 in the United States Army during the Vietnam War in Germany. He worked at former Gen Pak, Wellsburg, WV. In addition to... Read more
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Freeman journal
Adrienne Choate, 38, WellsburgAdrienne Choate, 38, of Wellsburg, formerly of Webster City, died unexpectedly
Adrienne Choate, 38, Wellsburg
Freeman journal / Posted 14 days ago
Adrienne Choate, 38, of Wellsburg, formerly of Webster City, died unexpectedly on Aug. 2, 2015 in Illinois. A graveside service will be held on Saturday at 10 AM at the Steamboat Rock Cemetery. Online condolences may be left for the family at... Read more
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WTOV 9 Steubenville
Backpack Giveaway in WeirtonUpdated: Sunday, August 16 2015, 03:16 PM EDT WEIRTON, W.Va. - Hundreds of com
Backpack Giveaway in Weirton
WTOV 9 Steubenville / Posted 15 days ago
Updated: Sunday, August 16 2015, 03:16 PM EDT WEIRTON, W.Va. - Hundreds of community members made their way to the Weirton Event Center for the Top of WV Resource Day on Saturday. The back to school bash was full of plenty activities and 550 kids... Read more
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The Daily & Sunday Review
Bradford County Court News,Bradford County District Attorney Daniel J. Barrett reported that the following
Bradford County Court News,
The Daily & Sunday Review / Posted 15 days ago
Bradford County District Attorney Daniel J. Barrett reported that the following persons recently entered pleas of guilty and were sentenced in Bradford County Magisterial District Courts: Angelina Hilton, 20, Milan, Pa., entered a plea of guilty... Read more
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Weirton Daily Times
Wounded Warriors donation by credit unionsA donation was made to the Wounded Warriors Project by the Eagle Can Employees
Wounded Warriors donation by credit unions
Weirton Daily Times / Posted 16 days ago
A donation was made to the Wounded Warriors Project by the Eagle Can Employees Federal Credit Union, First Choice America Community Federal Credit Union, Strip Steel Community Federal Credit Union and the Tin Mill Community Federal Credit Union at a... Read more
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WTOV 9 Steubenville
OVAC Adds Another Hall of Fame Class Saturday NightUpdated: Saturday, August 15 2015, 03:05 PM EDT WHEELING, WV —The Ohio Valley
OVAC Adds Another Hall of Fame Class Saturday Night
WTOV 9 Steubenville / Posted 16 days ago
Updated: Saturday, August 15 2015, 03:05 PM EDT WHEELING, WV —The Ohio Valley Athletic Conference will honor its own once again Saturday when the 12th annual OVAC Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony takes place with the addition of the Class of... Read more
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Weirton Daily Times
BDC makes water tie-in contributionPat Ford, the BDC's executive director; and John Frankovitch, a member of its e
BDC makes water tie-in contribution
Weirton Daily Times / Posted 17 days ago
Pat Ford, the BDC's executive director; and John Frankovitch, a member of its executive board; presented a $6,750 check to the commission for the tie-in project. Ford said improving the county's infrastructure is vital to attracting new... Read more
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WTOV 9 Steubenville
Emergency water system fully funded in Brooke CountyUpdated: Friday, August 14 2015, 03:36 PM EDT BROOKE COUNTY, W.Va. -- The fina
Emergency water system fully funded in Brooke County
WTOV 9 Steubenville / Posted 17 days ago
Updated: Friday, August 14 2015, 03:36 PM EDT BROOKE COUNTY, W.Va. -- The final dollars are now in place to allow an emergency water system project in Brooke County to move forward. The Business Development Corporation presented a check for more... Read more
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Weirton Daily Times
Brooke school parking lot to be extendedThe board authorized Asphalt Contractors & Site Work of Lavalette, W.Va., to pa
Brooke school parking lot to be extended
Weirton Daily Times / Posted 17 days ago
The board authorized Asphalt Contractors & Site Work of Lavalette, W.Va., to pave an area between the visitors section and restrooms for the school's baseball field at a cost of $34,715. The contractor was hired in July to create a 300-space parking... Read more
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Weirton Daily Times
Carl JonesHe was born Jan. 9, 1942, in Wick, WV, to the late Oliver and Dorothy Clayton J
Carl Jones
Weirton Daily Times / Posted 17 days ago
He was born Jan. 9, 1942, in Wick, WV, to the late Oliver and Dorothy Clayton Jones. He was a Baptist by faith and retired from the city of Weirton as a maintenance worker. In addition to his parents, he is preceded in death by his first wife,... Read more
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The Times Leader
OVAC Hall of FameThe OVAC is the largest functioning conference in the nation. It is also one of
OVAC Hall of Fame
The Times Leader / Posted 17 days ago
The OVAC is the largest functioning conference in the nation. It is also one of the finest. The -- headquartered at Wheeling's WesBanco Arena -- was initiated to pay tribute to its glorious and tradition-rich past. And what a past... Read more
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Marshalltown Times-Republican
Harold O. Kallestad, 87Born Harold O. Kallestad on June 16, 1928, in Rodman, Iowa, he was the son of N
Harold O. Kallestad, 87
Marshalltown Times-Republican / Posted 18 days ago
Born Harold O. Kallestad on June 16, 1928, in Rodman, Iowa, he was the son of Nels and Bertha (Olson) Kallestad. He was baptized at the Trinity Lutheran Church in Ottosen, IA on July 15, 1928. Harold attended Rodman Consolidated School, graduating... Read more
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The Intelligencer and Wheeling News-Register
MARY DOUGLASShe was born October 15, 1923 in Bethany, WV to the late Thomas and Edna Mae Ph
MARY DOUGLAS
The Intelligencer and Wheeling News-Register / Posted 18 days ago
She was born October 15, 1923 in Bethany, WV to the late Thomas and Edna Mae Philabaum Walden. Mary Catherine was a Methodist by faith and retired from Queens Community College in New York where she worked as a purchasing clerk. In addition to her... Read more
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The Intelligencer and Wheeling News-Register
MARGARET DUNNMargaret was born on October 22, 1934, Wellsburg, WV. She was the daughter of t
MARGARET DUNN
The Intelligencer and Wheeling News-Register / Posted 18 days ago
Margaret was born on October 22, 1934, Wellsburg, WV. She was the daughter of the late Kenneth and Austa (Blieu) Schupbach. Margaret was a member of the Ohio Valley Baptist Church, Triadelphia, WV. Many will remember Margaret for being a country... Read more
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The Intelligencer and Wheeling News-Register
FRED PEPEHe was born in Wellsville, OH, on October 29, 1923 to the late Joseph and Katie
FRED PEPE
The Intelligencer and Wheeling News-Register / Posted 19 days ago
He was born in Wellsville, OH, on October 29, 1923 to the late Joseph and Katie Natale Pepe. He was retired from Wheeling Pittsburgh Steel as an electrician and was a Navy Veteran who served during World War II. In addition to his parents, he was... Read more
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The Williamsport Sun-Gazette
Mary A. BakerIn her lifetime, Mary had worked at Corning Glass, retiring in 1977; she manage
Mary A. Baker
The Williamsport Sun-Gazette / Posted 19 days ago
In her lifetime, Mary had worked at Corning Glass, retiring in 1977; she managed the public swimming pool on Woodland Avenue, here in town; she also served as a neighborhood mom for the local children. Mary was an avid hunter, she loved to garden and... Read more
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Weirton Daily Times
Fred PepeHe was born in Wellsville, Ohio on Oct. 29, 1923, to the late Joseph and Katie
Fred Pepe
Weirton Daily Times / Posted 19 days ago
He was born in Wellsville, Ohio on Oct. 29, 1923, to the late Joseph and Katie Natale Pepe. He was retired from Wheeling Pittsburgh Steel as an electrician and was a Navy Veteran who served during World War II. In addition to his parents. he was... Read more
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Weirton Daily Times
Annexation, street paving before Wellsburg councilOn Tuesday council agreed to pursue the annexation on the condition that contra
Annexation, street paving before Wellsburg council
Weirton Daily Times / Posted 19 days ago
On Tuesday council agreed to pursue the annexation on the condition that contractors involved in the bridge's construction not be required to pay business and occupation tax to the city. Mayor Sue Simonetti said state highway officials were... Read more
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Weirton Daily Times
Officials learn about ‘BAD’ buildingsOn Tuesday, community leaders from Hancock and Brooke counties gathered for a B
Officials learn about ‘BAD’ buildings
Weirton Daily Times / Posted 19 days ago
On Tuesday, community leaders from Hancock and Brooke counties gathered for a BAD Building Summit where they discussed ways to address the problem of dilapidated and abandoned buildings in their cities. Among those in attendance were mayors, city... Read more
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