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State Senate brings Common Core to floor

January 30, 2015 CHARLESTON — The West Virginia Senate has taken the first step away from the national Common Core education standards with a bill to prohibit its use in West Virginia schools. Sen. Donna Boley, R-St. more »»

Democrats push funding bill for W.Va. tourism

January 30, 2015 CHARLESTON — Legislators are pushing for more funding for the state’s tourism industry. more »»

Board discusses Wellsburg sewer issue

January 30, 2015 WELLSBURG — Efforts to address a sewage backup at a home on 21st Street in Wellsburg were discussed by the city’s water-sewer board Thursday. more »»

West group to honor schools

January 30, 2015 STEUBENVILLE — The Lee Alexander West Spiritual Movement will honor the three schools West attended and five teachers who have had an impact on their classroom. more »»

Wellness recognition

January 30, 2015 Officials from Trinity Health System recognized Eastern Gateway Community College for its wellness program in the Trinity Health Zone Wednesday during the college’s Health and Wellness event. more »»

Eight years in jail for drug ring leader

January 30, 2015 WHEELING — Brian Schultz wiped tears from his eyes and his voice cracked Thursday as he apologized to U.S. more »»

Rover pipeline info presented in Jefferson

January 30, 2015 STEUBENVILLE — Jefferson County commissioners on Thursday heard a presentation on the $4. more »»

Autopsy results awaited in death of Mingo Junction child

January 30, 2015 STEUBENVILLE — A Cuyahoga County coroner’s office doctor wants to consult with two other doctors in the office before releasing the autopsy results concerning the death of a 2-year-old child in... more »»

Suspects remain at large in drug case

January 29, 2015 NEW CUMBERLAND — A Hancock County couple wanted for methamphetamine manufacturing remain at-large two weeks after their indictment by a grand jury. Gregory “Bubba” Dailey Jr. more »»

WLU president charged with ethics violations

January 29, 2015 WHEELING — The West Virginia Ethics Commission has charged West Liberty University President Robin Capehart with using university resources to promote his film company’s 2011 movie “Doughboy. more »»

Issue of bonds given nod by school board

January 29, 2015 WELLSBURG — The Brooke County Board of Education took a step toward the construction of a new middle school by approving the issuance of bonds for the project, and Superintendent Kathy... more »»

New BHJ director is named

January 29, 2015 STEUBENVILLE — The Brooke-Hancock-Jefferson Metropolitan Planning Commission, on Wednesday, agreed to promote a long-time staff member to the role of executive director. more »»

Funding for new bridge discussed

January 29, 2015 WELLSBURG —Plans for a new Ohio River bridge continue to move forward, with officials from the Ohio and West Virginia departments of transportation reaching an agreement on funding for its... more »»

Superintendent search input wanted

January 29, 2015 NEW CUMBERLAND — The Hancock County Board of Education is looking to county residents for help in its search for a successor to retiring Superintendent Suzan Smith. more »»


January 29, 2015 The “Frozen” characters Elsa and Olaf are on display in snow sculpture form in Weirton following the weekend’s snowfall. The sculpture is at the home of Lee Van Horn of 4037 Brightway in Weirton. more »»

Bill would allow counties new sales tax

January 29, 2015 CHARLESTON — Legislators are considering a bill which would allow counties to implement a 1 percent sales tax with funds going to repair roads. Sen. more »»

Bills would require W.Va. voter photo ID

January 29, 2015 MARTINSBURG — Two bills have been introduced in the state Legislature that would require voters to produce a photo ID to vote: House Bill 2092 and Senate Bill 34. more »»

Southwestern to spend $2.6B for drilling

January 29, 2015 WHEELING — Despite a decrease in natural gas prices, Southwestern Energy plans to spend an additional $2.6 billion for drilling and fracking this year. more »»

Permitless carry gun bill introduced in Senate

January 29, 2015 MARTINSBURG — A bill that would allow people to carry concealed weapons in West Virginia without a concealed weapons permit was introduced in the state Senate Wednesday. more »»

Crime spree duo suspected in a Wellsville robbery

January 29, 2015 WELLSVILLE—Two males facing numerous criminal charges in connection to a robbery and police pursuit in Hancock County on Sunday also are believed to be involved in an armed robbery that took place... more »»

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