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New bus law needs strict enforcement

March 29, 2016 It is too bad a bill signed into law last week by Gov. Earl Ray Tomblin does not go into effect until mid-June. more »»

Hold the line on state spending

March 28, 2016 Nearly the entire “budget gap” with which West Virginia legislators and Gov. Earl Ray Tomblin are struggling could be eliminated for next year simply by holding the line on spending. more »»

There is still hope in this world

March 27, 2016 Some 2,000 years ago, an itinerant preacher in the Middle East was crucified for, as his executioners put it, claiming to be a king. There was no immediate worldwide news coverage of the even. more »»

Help area kids find their smiles

March 26, 2016 Everyone will be smiling next week, as the annual Eastern Gateway Community College’s Give Kids A Smile event gets under way at the college. more »»

Budget carefully

March 25, 2016 Our local governments have been in the process of establishing their budgets for the 2016-2017 fiscal year in recent weeks, with county commissions and municipal councils looking over their revenue... more »»

Cleanup effort needed

March 24, 2016 Over the weekend, a group of Weirton residents gathered on Marland Heights to spend part of their Saturday picking up garbage and other debris from along Marland Heights Roa. more »»

Time to make a stand for unity

March 23, 2016 The attacks in Belgium bring home the concept that the world has not come very far since Sept. 11, 2001. Attacks by extremists, foreign and domestic, can occur anywhere at anytime. more »»

Worldwide diligence must continue

March 23, 2016 The attacks in Belgium bring home the concept that the world has not come very far since Sept. 11, 2001. Attacks by extremists, foreign and domestic, can occur anywhere at anytime. more »»

State budget delay a good thing

March 22, 2016 Many West Virginia legislators were frustrated last week when they had to leave the Capitol without approving a new state budget. But that probably was not a bad thing. more »»

Clinton finally honest on energy

March 21, 2016 “We’re gonna put a lot of coal miners and companies out of business,” Hillary Clinton boasted during a campaign event in Columbus on March 13. more »»

University’s importance goes beyond education

March 20, 2016 The Franciscan University of Steubenville’s importance to the Steubenville-Weirton area can’t be ignore. more »»

Brownfield attention greatly deserved

March 19, 2016 When John Brown, as director of the Brooke-Hancock-Jefferson Metropolitan Planning Commission, called together a variety of local, state and regional officials a decade ago to start discussing... more »»

Celebrate our history, culture

March 18, 2016 Area residents will be able to travel around the world, sampling music and food from a variety of cultures, and all in one afternoon. more »»

Springtime means home improvement

March 17, 2016 Spring is right around the corner, which often brings about thoughts of various home improvement projects. more »»

The Ohio Valley lives united

March 16, 2016 If you think you have detected a celebratory feeling coming from the United Way offices in Steubenville and Weirton, you’re right. And there’s a very good reason. more »»

Gas drilling on Clinton’s hit list

March 15, 2016 If there was any doubt Hillary Clinton is dedicated to devastating West Virginia and much of Ohio, she has erased it. more »»

Improving PEIA must be a priority

March 14, 2016 West Virginia legislators’ list of unfinished business is a long one, but dealing with the Public Employees Insurance Agency should be near the top of the list for action later this year. more »»

We are, no doubt, in interesting times

March 13, 2016 Time runs short for those who hold out hope against Donald Trump, if it hasn't run out already. more »»

Don’t forget the smoke detectors

March 12, 2016 Daylight saving time returns at 2 a.m. Sunday, when we move our clocks ahead one hour. more »»

United Way to take it to the hoop

March 11, 2016 The Weirton United Way will be "taking it to the hoop" this weekend as part of its annual 3-on-3 basketball tournament event at Weir High School. more »»

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