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Looking to offset school fund cuts

October 13, 2015 NEW CUMBERLAND — Hancock County school administrators are looking for ways to offset the anticipated loss of some state and Medicaid funding later this school year. West Virginia Gov. more »»

Brooke schools may stock overdose drug

October 13, 2015 WELLSBURG — Brooke County Schools may become the first school district in the state to stock Narcan, a drug used to revive people who have overdosed from heroin; and the school board has cut travel... more »»

Brooke homecoming court

October 13, 2015 Brooke High School will crown its homecoming queen during halftime of Friday’s game against Parkersburg South at Brooke Memorial Stadium. more »»

Sheriff emphasizing Halloween safety

October 13, 2015 NEW CUMBERLAND — With Halloween still three weeks away, Hancock County Sheriff Ralph Fletcher said it’s not too early to think about trick-or-treating safety. more »»

Weirton Salvation Army to hold food drive on Saturday

October 13, 2015 WEIRTON — Area residents can help those in need with a quick trip to Weirton Saturday. more »»

Ohio River pollution standard gets mixed reviews

October 13, 2015 Environmental groups are lining up against a decision by a multistate agency to postpone a ban on the dumping of mercury and other “chemicals of concern” into the Ohio River. more »»

Arrest made in alley murder in Wheeling

October 13, 2015 WHEELING — Wheeling police have arrested one man and continue to look at another one in connection with a murder Friday in an East Wheeling alley. more »»

Schools face $16M in cuts in state aid

October 12, 2015 CHARLESTON — West Virginia’s public schools face an estimated $16 million cut in state aid under spending reductions ordered by the governor, and Berkeley and Kanawha counties’ budgets will take the... more »»

Weir High court

October 12, 2015 Weir High School will crown its homecoming queen during halftime of Friday’s football game against Edison at Jimmy Carey Stadium. The queen is selected through the selection of a red rose. more »»

‘Head to Toe Expo’ slated for Sunday

October 12, 2015 WINTERSVILLE — Ladies, get ready! The fourth-annual “What a Woman Wants ... Head to Toe Expo” is set to run from noon to 3 p.m. Sunday at St. Florian Hal. more »»

Campus safety a priority for WVNCC

October 12, 2015 WHEELING — Campus safety is on a lot of minds in the wake of deadly college shootings this month in Oregon, Arizona and Texas, but it didn’t take a tragedy of that magnitude for West Virginia... more »»

Historic mural dedicated

October 12, 2015 STEUBENVILLE —Abraham Lincoln, Edwin Stanton and David Homer Bates — three names that ring through one of the most tumultuous times in the nation’s history, were hailed for their accomplishments... more »»

Police receive training on how to notify families of fatalities

October 12, 2015 WHEELING — Dozens of area law enforcement officers were in Wheeling on Thursday to learn how to handle one of the worst assignments they will ever get: Death notificatio. more »»

Airport exec will address Jefferson chamber

October 12, 2015 STEUBENVILLE — Aviation will take center stage when the Jefferson County Chamber of Commerce holds its 107th annual awards dinner and meeting. Featured speakers at the Oct. 21 event at St. more »»

Hancock schools looking at budget cuts

October 11, 2015 NEW CUMBERLAND — Like other school districts in West Virginia, Hancock County faces the prospect of a drop in state aid following Gov. Earl Ray Tomblin's announcement of budget cuts last week. more »»

Plans under way for city Christmas Parade

October 11, 2015 WEIRTON — It may still be October, but the Christmas season is on the minds of those at the Weirton Area Chamber of Commerce as they make preparations for this year's Christmas parade. more »»

Christmas in the Park

October 11, 2015 Kevin Marker of Kitchen Ink said he was more than satisfied with sales of his specialty salsas and relishes during Saturday's Christmas in the Park at the Follansbee Municipal Park. more »»

Burgettstown royalty

October 11, 2015 Katie Shergi, the daughter of Melio and Amy Shergi of Burgettstown, chose the odd-colored rose at halftime of the Burgettstown Blue Devils-Southmoreland Scotties football game Saturday afternoon and... more »»

Bethany adds to Communications Wall

October 11, 2015 BETHANY — Bethany College recently recognized three of its alumni with induction into the college’s Communications and Media Arts Wall of Fame. more »»

Bowling clinic for youths set for Oct. 24

October 11, 2015 WEIRTON — Local youth bowlers will have a chance to learn from some professionals as part of a special youth clinic to be held at Holiday Lanes Oct. 24. more »»

School program outlined for Rotary

October 11, 2015 The Rotary Club of Weirton Heights, on Tuesday, heard from Denise Miller, vice principal of Weirton Elementary School, who explained the “One School, One Book, One Community” program. more »»


Rotary Club of Weirton Heights October 13, 2015

The Rotary Club of Weirton Heights meets each Tuesday at 8 a.m. at the Eat 'n Park restaurant, located on Three Springs Drive in Weirton. more »

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