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WLU employee honored

May 8, 2016 WEST LIBERTY — West Liberty University students selected to honor a long-time university employee recently, naming Ethel Scherich as staff of the year. more »»

WJU breaks ground

May 8, 2016 WHEELING — Wheeling Jesuit University broke ground Tuesday for a new press box at its Bishop Schmitt Field. more »»

Addiction recovery center set

May 8, 2016 PARKERSBURG (AP) — A West Virginia organization is planning to open an addiction recovery center in Parkersburg, its fourth in the state. more »»

‘It is in giving that we receive.’

May 8, 2016 STEUBENVILLE — “For it is in giving that we receive.” The words on the prayer card Gloria Renda was given at her husband’s funeral have stuck with her through the years, part of the prayer of St. more »»

Fatal Weirton shooting investigated

May 7, 2016 WEIRTON — West Virginia State Police are investigating a fatal shooting involving Weirton Police in the area of Marie Avenue early Frida. more »»

Powerball fever spreading again at jackpot hits $415 million

May 7, 2016 The Powerball jackpot has climbed to $415 million, making Saturday night’s prize the largest since a record $1.6 billion payout in January. more »»

Potassium iodide tablets available to county residents

May 7, 2016 NEW CUMBERLAND — The Hancock County Health Department will be distributing potassium iodide tablets to residents of Hancock County. Potassium iodide — also known as KI — may be picked up from 3 p.m. more »»

Presidential field making West Virginia stops

May 7, 2016 CHARLESTON (AP) — Even before Donald Trump became the presumptive Republican nominee this week, West Virginia looked like awfully favorable turf for the billionaire real estate mogul. more »»

Admiral will address Bethany graduates

May 7, 2016 BETHANY — Retired Admiral Jonathan W. Greenert, former chief of Naval Operations, will be the keynote speaker at Bethany College’s 2016 Commencement Ceremony in the Pennington Quadrangle May 14. more »»

Health Plan breaks ground in Wheeling

May 7, 2016 WHEELING — City, state and company officials gathered under a large festival tent on Thursday to break ground on The Health Plan’s future corporate headquarters in downtown Wheeling. more »»

WLU names Professor of the Year

May 7, 2016 WEST LIBERTY — West Liberty University students have selected Joseph Horzempa as the university’s Professor of the Year. more »»

West Virginia focuses on helping unemployed miners

May 7, 2016 CHARLESTON — If you are a coal miner who has lost your job, exhausted your unemployment benefits and haven’t gone back to work, the state wants to contact you soon. more »»

Jefferson County grand jury issues indictments for 16

May 7, 2016 STEUBENVILLE — The Jefferson County grand jury returned 16 indictments on Wednesday, including cases of people reportedly driving under the influence and being in wrecks and a man who allegedly... more »»

State sets hearing on Weirton port group

May 6, 2016 WEIRTON — The state has scheduled a hearing for June 29 in Charleston on the revocation of the powers and duties of the Weirton Area Port Authority. more »»

Prayers in Weirton

May 6, 2016 The Weirton Ministerial Association hosted a National Day of Prayer event on the municipal building steps Thursday, incorporating the theme, “Wake Up, America” and Isaiah 58:1. The Rev. more »»

Challenge to pray offered

May 6, 2016 WELLSBURG — The new president of Bethany College challenged those attending a breakfast marking National Day of Prayer to step forth in faith and change their communities in a positive way. more »»

Hancock County’s animals need help at polls Tuesday

May 6, 2016 NEW MANCHESTER — At the Hancock County Animal Shelter, the contrast between cats and dogs couldn’t be more dramatic. more »»

Brooke commissioners review sick day policy

May 6, 2016 WELLSBURG — Concerns about a change in the sick day policy for sheriff’s deputies and a meeting held behind closed doors were among issues before the Brooke County Commission Tuesday. more »»


May 6, 2016 Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders and his wife, Jane, address the crowd at a rally at the South Charleston Community Center on Thursday afternoon. more »»


May 6, 2016 Donald Trump, the presumptive Republican nominee for president of the United States, addressed the crowd — many wearing coal mine gear or carrying signs supporting the coal industry — Thursday durin... more »»

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