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Hancock County records going digital

April 19, 2014 NEW CUMBERLAND — Courthouse records dating back to when Hancock County first became a county will soon be brought into the 21st centur. more »»

Weirton cleanup scheduled for April 28 to May 2

April 19, 2014 WEIRTON — With the arrival of spring, many area residents are looking to do some cleaning and get rid of a few unwanted items. more »»

Vigil will promote child abuse awareness

April 19, 2014 WELLSBURG — A Child's Place Court Appointed Special Advocates and A Comfort House Child Advocacy Center again will team for an event aimed at making area residents aware that child abuse is not a... more »»

Weirton Heights Rotary marks charter

April 19, 2014 WEIRTON — After 21 years, the Rotary Club of Weirton Heights has collected a great deal of history serving the Weirton communit. more »»

Cross walk

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Animal shelter 5K set for April 26

April 19, 2014 WEIRTON — With one week remaining, plans are being solidified for the Paws for Our Case 5K race in Weirton, set for Friday and April 26. more »»

Northern Lights 5K Race set for May 3

April 19, 2014 WHEELING — Runners and walkers of the Upper Ohio Valley are invited to participate in the West Virginia Northern Community College Foundation's first Northern Lights Partnering for Education 5K Race... more »»

Fleming: Creativity vital to keep WJU growing

April 19, 2014 WHEELING — With only a small endowment fund with which to work, Wheeling Jesuit University President the Re. more »»

Detective honored

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Manchin could run for governor

April 18, 2014 WHEELING — Frustrated by the ways of Washington and often at odds with leaders of his own party, Sen. more »»

Work continues to identify woman from river

April 18, 2014 CHESTER — A woman whose body was found in the Ohio River on Wednesday has been taken to Charleston for positive identification, officials said. more »»

Millsop price increase approved

April 18, 2014 WEIRTON – The Weirton Board of Parks and Recreation met Thursday to discuss membership rates, upgrades at Starvaggi Park and upcoming equipment replacemen. more »»

Morrisey says gun law court question dismissible

April 18, 2014 CHARLESTON — The attorney general says a court challenge should be dismissed over whether West Virginians can bring guns to city recreational facilities that hold school events. more »»

River observation deck nearly complete

April 18, 2014 STEUBENVILLE — Employees from the James White Construction Co. more »»

Eagle Scout honor

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'Soul to Sole' emulates actions of Jesus at Urban Mission Ministries

April 18, 2014 STEUBENVILLE — Brenda Fetty sat quietly Thursday at Urban Mission Ministries’ Unity Kitchen, watching as Angie Brown washed her feet and bowing her head as the Rev. Toni Hubbard offered a prayer. more »»

Shooting plaintiffs will receive police report

April 18, 2014 MARTINSBURG — The family of a Virginia man shot and killed by Martinsburg police officers has won a legal fight to obtain autopsy and state police reports from the incident. U.S. more »»

Body found in river near Chester

April 17, 2014 CHESTER — A woman’s body was found in the Ohio River Wednesday afternoon by men working at the East Liverpool dry docks near the Jennings Randolph Bridge, officials sai. more »»

Weirton discusses budget options

April 17, 2014 WEIRTON — The City of Weirton’s budget review committee, comprised of members of Weirton City Council and community representatives, met for a third time Wednesday, and members pitched various... more »»

Lesho named Madonna principal

April 17, 2014 WEIRTON — A new, but familiar, face will be at the helm at Weirton Madonna High School next fall. On Wednesday, James “Jamie” Lesho was announced as the school’s new principal. more »»


Pancke Breakfast April 19, 2014

Church of the Nazarene, 1080 Steubenville Pike, Burgettstown, will hold a pancake breakfast 9:30 a.m. to 11 a.m. April 19. The cost is $5 for those 11 years and older, with kids 10 and under eating free. Breakfast will include pancakes, sausage, juice and coffee. more »

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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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