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Dog breeder receives charges

November 26, 2014 NEW CUMBERLAND — A nationally known breeder of Havanese dogs has turned herself in on charges that she neglected them and failed to provide them with proper sustenance and medical care. more »»

School competition

November 26, 2014 The second-level nursing class on the Weirton campus of West Virginia Northern Community College spearheaded a competition with Madonna High School and S. more »»

Bethany College seeks to work with Brooke schools

November 26, 2014 WELLSBURG — The Brooke County Board of Education on Monday gave its blessing to Bethany College officials who hope to secure a grant to provide additional training to teachers in reading instruction. more »»

Brooke-Hancock drug panel hears of programs

November 26, 2014 WEIRTON — Members of a local organization formed to seek solutions to the growing area drug problem heard from representatives of three groups that have been working toward the same goal. more »»

All for the United Way

November 26, 2014 Wells Academy Principal Shawn Crosier received a Jell-o and whipped cream pie shampoo Tuesday afternoon from kindergarten pupil Camden Greiner. more »»

Hunting season kicks off with a bang

November 26, 2014 WHEELING — A drive-through deer checking station at Cabela’s at The Highlands welcomed a steady flow of hunters Monday during the first day of the 2014 buck season. more »»

Public smoking ban OK’d for Brooke

November 25, 2014 WELLSBURG — The Brooke County Board of Health unanimously agreed to ban smoking in public places beginning July 1. more »»

Weirton wind damage

November 25, 2014 The awning above the gas pumps at the Marathon station on the corner of Colliers Way and Pennsylvania Avenue in Weirton was toppled by high speed winds Monday afternoo. more »»

City boards opt to keep existing insurance

November 25, 2014 WEIRTON – The Weirton Water and Sanitary boards opted to continue with their existing insurance programs as part of a special meeting Friday. more »»

BDC moves forward with house project

November 25, 2014 BEECH BOTTOM — For about 20 years the Business Development Corp. of the Northern Panhandle has been involved in finding homes in Brooke and Hancock counties for potential businesse. more »»

Oath taken

November 25, 2014 Pamela Dudley, left, was administered the oath of office by Karen Whetsell, secretary to Superintendent Kathy Kidder-Wilkerson, at Monday’s school board meeting. more »»

Toys for Tots donation

November 25, 2014 Students at Marland Heights Pre-School helped raise awareness for the yearly U.S. Marine Corps Reserve Toys for Tots campaign by displaying toys collected at Marland Heights Deli. more »»

State Senate chairmen starting to emerge

November 25, 2014 CHARLESTON — West Virginia Senate leaders confirmed a list of possible committee chairmanships Monday, but said details of the appointments were still being determined. Sen. more »»

Hancock schools consider state purchasing card

November 25, 2014 NEW CUMBERLAND — Hancock County Schools are considering switching to the state’s purchasing card program as a way to save money, the school board learned on Monday. more »»

GOP state senator will seek clerk post for senate

November 25, 2014 CHARLESTON — West Virginia Sen. Clark Barnes, R-Montrose, will seek the Senate clerk position in January. Se. more »»

Sweaters collected

November 25, 2014 At Brooke High School’s Veterans Day program, the school’s cheerleaders added many sweaters to those collected by Chambers and James Funeral Homes for veterans in nursing homes. more »»

Homeowners open their doors for holiday tour

November 24, 2014 CHESTER — It’s one thing to decorate one’s home for the holidays; it’s quite another to decorate one’s home — and then let hundreds of people walk throug. more »»

AP Sources: Hagel resigning as Defense secretary

November 24, 2014 WASHINGTON (AP) — Administration sources say that Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel is resigning from President Barack Obama's Cabinet. more »»

McKinley named to vice chair role

November 24, 2014 U.S. Rep. David McKinley, R-Wheeling, has been named vice chair of the House Energy and Commerce Committee’s Subcommittee on Oversight and Investigations. more »»

WMC’s surgical group leads with new procedure

November 24, 2014 WEIRTON — The surgeons at Innovative Surgical Group of Weirton Medical Center have performed their first robotic-assisted laparoscopic inguinal hernia repairs in the Weirton-Steubenville Route 22/3... more »»


Rotary Club of Weirton November 26, 2014

The Rotary Club of Weirton meets each Wednesday at noon at Williams Country Club. more »

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