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AK Steel new owner at Follansbee

July 22, 2014 FOLLANSBEE — Brooke County officials are watching developments with two local steel mills, with one expected to gain a new owner and another at risk of being downsized. more »»

Court delivers blow to Obamacare subsidies

July 22, 2014 APPhoto: HealthOverhaulSubsidies.jpg a0737 ----- r w bx BC-US--Health Overhaul-Subsidies,3rd Ld-Writethru (AP 7-22-2014 11:41 EDT) Obama admin. more »»

Extension reading program hosts 48 at Weir Middle

July 22, 2014 WEIRTON — Despite it being summer, the halls of Weir Middle School have been filled with the sounds of children in recent weeks. more »»

Chester deals with ‘forgotten street’

July 22, 2014 CHESTER — Bonnie Merriman calls Montana Avenue the street the city forgot. The worst part about that is: Montana Avenue is where she has called home for 26 years. more »»

Wellsburg continues plan work

July 22, 2014 WELLSBURG — Reducing flood insurance costs, improving transportation to the city and drawing new businesses, residents and visitors are all goals set for Wellsburg officials in the comprehensive pla... more »»

Chester grows Web presence

July 22, 2014 CHESTER — Chester City Council took a small step Monday toward putting the city’s best foot forward on the Internet. more »»

Ormet’s new owner gains approval; USW future still in doubt

July 22, 2014 HANNIBAL — Ohio Rep. Jack Cera, D-Bellaire, hopes officials with Niagara Worldwide will do their best to rekindle the cold Ormet aluminum smelter, now that the company’s $25. more »»

State health officials investigate Valley Pain Clinic

July 22, 2014 McMECHEN — A local pain management clinic is being investigated by the West Virginia Bureau of Public Health for allegedly reusing needles and vials of pain medications on multiple patients. more »»

Enjoying summer

July 22, 2014 Friends, from left, Madison Adams, 8, of Newell, Hannah Bryant, 8, and Gabe Corbin, 10, both of Point Pleasant, W.Va. more »»

Time to relax

July 21, 2014 Aside from the practice drills and firing lines, members of the 27th Regiment, Virginia Infantry, Company G, 7th Battalion Confederate Civil War re-enactment group enjoyed a game of croquet during... more »»

Ready ... fire!

July 21, 2014 At the command to fire, members of the 27th Regiment, Virginia Infantry, Company G, 7th Battalion Confederate Civil War re-enactment group let forth a loud, smokey volley during their living history... more »»

Area convenience store scene of armed robbery

July 21, 2014 FOLLANSBEE — The Brooke County Sheriff’s Department is investigating an armed robbery at about 10 p.m. Saturday at Uncle Pep’s convenience store on Rockdale Road. more »»

Kids bone up on dinosaur knowledge

July 21, 2014 WHEELING — Nine-year-old Dezirae Ware of Wheeling was wide-eyed while taking a close-up look at a real tyrannosaurus rex tooth. more »»

No fear of heights

July 21, 2014 Neal McCoy sings as he is perched high above the Jamboree in the Hills stage in Morristown. more »»

Rib cook says his joy comes when he serves

July 21, 2014 SEVEN SPRINGS, Pa. — As a rib cook, Bill Ball travels across the country doing something that he loves — making people happy. more »»

Petro Tech set for fall semester at WVNCC

July 20, 2014 WHEELING — While teaching petroleum technology at the University of Arkansas during the height of the Haynesville Shale rush, Curt Hippensteel did not know he would soon move to West Virginia to... more »»

Changes for teachers aides a concern

July 20, 2014 CHARLESTON — State and local officials say a change in state law designed to ensure highly qualified teachers aides in pre-kindergarten classrooms may have the opposite effect. more »»

Planned Dominion pipeline upsets W.Va. residents

July 20, 2014 MOUNDSVILLE — In order to meet what the company calls an increasing demand for natural gas on the East Coast, Dominion Resources has plans to send supplies of natural gas produced in the Upper Ohio... more »»

Officials: Dangerous animal list needs revisions

July 20, 2014 CHARLESTON — State officials say a list of dangerous and exotic animals was never intended to ban pets and livestock, but rather protect the public from wild animals which should not be owned by... more »»

Working with what you’ve got

July 20, 2014 PARIS, Pa. — It’s all about working with what you’ve got. Master Gardener Martha Swiss recently led a garden design workshop at Paris Presbyterian Church’s The Gathering Place Coffee Shop. more »»

Ovington Foundation donates to St. Paul School

July 20, 2014 The Mary Ellen Ovington Foundation recently donated $11,700 to St. Paul School to assist with facility upgrades. Projects will be taking place at the school during the current summer brea. more »»


Rotary Club of Weirton Heights July 22, 2014

The Rotary Club of Weirton Heights meets each Tuesday at 8 a.m. at the Eat 'n Park restaurant, located on Three Springs Drive in Weirton. more »

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