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Foundation at WMC has a magical night

April 21, 2014 WEIRTON — It was “A Magical Night” for those gathered at Williams Country Club Saturday as the Weirton Medical Center Foundation held its annual gala fundraiser. more »»

A change of opinion

April 21, 2014 PITTSBURGH — After early complaints that out-of-state firms got the most jobs, some local construction trade workers and union members in Pennsylvania, Ohio and West Virginia say they’re now... more »»

Brooke students competing in state math competition

April 21, 2014 BETHANY — Students from Wellsburg primary and middle schools and Brooke High School will be among many competing in the 40th-annual West Virginia Math Field Day competition Saturday at Bethany... more »»

Boston under tight security for today marathon

April 21, 2014 BOSTON — One year after a pair of homemade pressure-cooker bombs killed three people and wounded more than 260 others, turning a day of athletic triumph into one of tragedy, the Boston Marathon... more »»

Four earn medals at SkillsUSA event

April 21, 2014 From staff reports NEW CUMBERLAND — Four students from the John D. Rockefeller IV Career Center earned medals at the 2014 SkillsUSA competition in Putnam Count. more »»

Gala committee unveils items for Sunday auction

April 21, 2014 STEUBENVILLE — Eight years ago, Patricia Fletcher had an idea her colleagues at the Jefferson County Fourth Street Health Center board of trustees thought “was a little crazy. more »»

WLU coach earns 'Light of the Valley' honor

April 21, 2014 WHEELING — For the Wheeling YMCA, it was a slam dunk decision to name West Liberty University’s men’s basketball coach Jim Crutchfield as the eighth annual recipient of the Y’s “Light of the Valley”... more »»

Former Mingo County prosecutor set for sentencing

April 21, 2014 CHARLESTON (AP) — The upcoming sentencings of two key former Mingo County public officials are an opportunity for a southern West Virginia coal mining community shaken by corruption to start bouncin... more »»

Easter blessing

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Schools 'Feed to Achieve' with breakfast

April 20, 2014 Each morning at Weir Middle School, students start the day with a muffin and fruit or a breakfast burrito, then proceed to their classroom for 20 minutes of accelerated reading while they eat,... more »»

Public tour set for Weirton Elementary

April 20, 2014 WEIRTON — Recently, many Weirton area residents had the opportunity to look back at their childhood and take one final tour of three elementary schools set to close at the end of the current school... more »»

Easter walk

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On the look out

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James Hanna to be inducted into hall

April 20, 2014 WEIRTON — James "Chief" Hanna will be among those inducted as a member of the Class of 2014 of the Weirton Hall of Fame. Hanna was selected in the category of sports and athletics. more »»

Belli among hall of fame inductees

April 20, 2014 WEIRTON — Dino Belli has been accepted as a member of the Class of 2014 of the Weirton Hall of Fame in the category of music and fine art. more »»

Wires down

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W.Va. Poet Laureate to deliver address

April 20, 2014 WEST LIBERTY — West Virginia’s Poet Laureate Marc Harshman will be the principal speaker and receive an honorary degree at West Liberty University’s 2014 Commencement exercises May 10. more »»

Local author making a killing ... on paper

April 20, 2014 BURGETTSTOWN — “For some reason, I like to kill people off on paper — only on paper, but my husband says he sleeps with one eye open ...” said Annette Dashofy of Burgettstown. more »»

I Love Yogurt celebrates its grand opening

April 20, 2014 WEIRTON — The temperatures are getting warmer and residents will be looking for something to help them cool down. more »»

Benefit 5K Trail Run/Walk is set for May 10

April 20, 2014 WHEELING — Lung cancer is the leading cause of cancer-related deaths in West Virgini. more »»

A modern-day Jonah

April 20, 2014 TORONTO — With retirement approaching July 1, Pastor Michael E. more »»


Never Alone WV meeting April 21, 2014

"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. more »

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A look back

March 27, 2014 Over the last several weeks I've been working to gather possible entries to represent The WDT in this year's Better Newspaper Contest from the West Virginia Press Association. more »

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