Sign In | Create an Account | Welcome, . My Account | Logout | Subscribe | Submit News | Contact Us | All Access E-Edition | Home RSS
Blankenship reports to California prison

May 13, 2016 CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — Former Massey Energy CEO Don Blankenship reported to a California prison Thursday to begin serving a one-year sentence for his conviction related to the deadliest U.S. more »»

Primary turnout largest in 40 years

May 12, 2016 WHEELING — Turnout for West Virginia’s primary election on Tuesday was the largest in the state for a presidential primary election in 40 years. That’s the good news. more »»

Swimmer with area ties ready to make trip across Atlantic Ocean

May 12, 2016 WEIRTON — His time training in the Ohio Valley is about to come to an end, but before it does, a man who plans to swim the Atlantic Ocean wants to give back to the community which has welcomed him i... more »»

Shelter looking toward contract renewal with county

May 12, 2016 NEW MANCHESTER — With Tuesday’s approval of the Hancock County Animal Shelter levy, the shelter’s leadership is turning its attention toward renewing a contract with county commissioners. more »»

Area graduations

May 12, 2016 The following is a list of area college and university and high school graduations for 2016: Colleges, universities * Franciscan University of Steubenville — 9 a.m. more »»

Brooke schools employees honored by West Virginia PTA

May 12, 2016 WELLSBURG — On Monday the Brooke County Board of Education recognized two employees who received rewards for their dedication from the West Virginia PTA. more »»

Jerry Durante looks back on school service

May 12, 2016 NEW CUMBERLAND — The election of Caroll Rosenlieb and Tim Reinard to the Hancock County school board means the end of the Jerry Durante era. more »»

Jefferson County port updated on potential

May 12, 2016 WINTERSVILLE — The former Mingo Junction steel mill property is receiving “lots of interest,” the Jefferson County Port Authority board of directors was told Tuesday. more »»

Police honor those lost to the job

May 12, 2016 STEUBENVILLE — An emotional Police Memorial Day ceremony Wednesday focused on the nine local law enforcement officers who have died in the line of duty, including Jefferson County Deputy Sheriff... more »»

Mountaineers back Trump, Sanders

May 11, 2016 CHARLESTON — Donald Trump has delivered on a promised blowout win in the heart of Appalachian coal country, even drawing symbolic support from West Virginians who can’t vote for him until November. more »»

Jim Justice wins primary

May 11, 2016 CHARLESTON — Billionaire Jim Justice won the Democratic nomination for West Virginia governor, holding off challenges from two other candidates Tuesday. Justice defeated former U.S. more »»

Cowey selected by Dems

May 11, 2016 NEW CUMBERLAND — In one of the longest nights in recent election history, Hancock County voters on Tuesday chose a Weirton businessman over a high school administrator to be the Democratic candidate... more »»

New magistrate, mix of incumbents, new members for Brooke schools

May 11, 2016 WELLSBURG — Brooke County will have a new magistrate and a mix of old and new members on the county’s school board following Tuesday’s primary election. more »»

Sinclair will retain family bench

May 11, 2016 Incumbent William Sinclair garnered a majority of votes in Ohio, Brooke and Hancock counties, securing his seat as family court judge for the 1st Judicial Circuit Court, in Tuesday’s primary election. more »»

Walker wins seat on state’s high court

May 11, 2016 CHARLESTON (AP) — Backed by business interests and Republicans, Morgantown attorney Beth Walker has won a seat on the West Virginia Supreme Court. more »»

Tennant wins primary, auditor’s field set

May 11, 2016 CHARLESTON (AP) — A look at some other primary races in West Virginia: SECRETARY OF STATE Incumbent Natalie Tennant easily defeated Harrison County Del. Patsy Trecost in the Democratic primary. more »»

POWER of Southpointe, Chamber to merge

May 11, 2016 WASHINGTON — The POWER of Southpointe announced it will merge with the Washington County Chamber of Commerce. more »»

Francis Ola Memorial Children’s Fishing Derby

May 11, 2016 AVELLA — More than 30 children participated in the second-annual Francis Ola Memorial Children’s Fishing Derby Saturday at the Avella Sportsman’s Club. more »»

Elementary Center plans end-of-year carnival at pavilion

May 11, 2016 BURGETTSTOWN — The Burgettstown Area Elementary Center will celebrate pupils’ good character with the end-of-year carnival May 24 at the First Niagara Pavilion. more »»

Dartball champions

May 11, 2016 The Greater Burgettstown Area Senior Center was crowned the Washington County Senior Center Dartball champions for the second straight year. more »»

I am looking for: