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Tax Hike Going To Home Rule Board

November 29, 2014 WHEELING — For the second time in 18 months, Wheeling officials will ask the West Virginia Municipal Home Rule Board to approve a proposed sales tax increase. more »»

 
 
 

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Tax Hike Going To Home Rule Board

November 29, 2014 WHEELING — For the second time in 18 months, Wheeling officials will ask the West Virginia Municipal Home Rule Board to approve a proposed sales tax increase. more »»

Legacy Evolves For Ferguson’s Brown

November 29, 2014 NEW YORK (AP) — For some Americans on opposite sides of a national debate, Michael Brown has become a symbol, epitomizing their polarized views on who bears the blame for the toll of young black men... more »»

Legacy Evolves For Ferguson’s Brown

November 29, 2014 NEW YORK (AP) — For some Americans on opposite sides of a national debate, Michael Brown has become a symbol, epitomizing their polarized views on who bears the blame for the toll of young black men... more »»

Black Friday Not As Frenzied

November 29, 2014 NEW YORK (AP) — Black Friday seemed a little less crazy this year. more »»

Cheaper Oil Both Boon and Threat to Global Economy

November 29, 2014 A renewed plunge in oil prices is a worrying sign of weakness in the global economy that could shake governments dependent on oil revenues. more »»

Obituaries

AGNES KOBASKO

November 29, 2014 Agnes Delach Kobasko, 97, of Wheeling, WV, died Wednesday, November 26, 2014, at Peterson Rehabilitation Hospital and Geriatric Cente. more »»

BRIDGET KUHN

November 29, 2014 Bridget Kuhn, 6, of Beallsville died November 25, 2014, in Ruby Memorial Hospital, Morgantown. Visitation Sunday 2-5 p.. more »»

CAROLYN HAMRICK

November 29, 2014 Carolyn G. Hamrick, 78, of Clarington, Ohio, died Thursday, November 27, 2014, at home. She was born December 18, 1935, in Springhill, WV, the daughter of the late Stephen and Pearl Osbourne Gray. more »»

MARY BURNETT

November 29, 2014 Mary Elisabeth Burnett, 46, of Woodsfield, Ohio passed away Wednesday. Visitation from noon until funeral service at 2 p.m. Monday at the Bauer-Turner Funeral Home Woodsfield, Ohio. www.bauerturner. more »»

CHARLES CROSSLEY

November 29, 2014 Charles Henry “Sonny” Crossley, 73, of Colliers, WV, died peacefully on Thursday, November 27, 2014, on his 50th wedding anniversary surrounded by his loving wife, Bessie Ann (McMillan) Crossley and... more »»

Community

Three Burglaries Prompt Police Warning

November 29, 2014 With Wheeling police investigating three Thanksgiving burglaries, detective Sgt. Gregg McKenzie issued a warning for residents to protect against theft of holiday gifts. more »»

Black Friday Business Booming in Valley

November 29, 2014 Switching gears from stuffing turkeys to stuffing shopping carts, retail therapy-seekers everywhere got up before the sun Friday to take part in the annual post-Thanksgiving ritual of Black Friday. more »»

681 Area Code Not as Prevalent as Expected in Panhandle

November 29, 2014 Ask most West Virginians their phone number, and they’ll begin by telling you their area code is 304. Less often typed into a keypad is West Virginia’s second area code, 681. more »»

YMCA Set To Hold Christmas Vacation Camp

November 29, 2014 The J.B. Chambers YMCA of Wheeling is opening its doors and offering aid to families, especially parents, of the Ohio Valley this winter. Between Dec. 22 and Jan. more »»

Dog Breeder Turns Self In

November 29, 2014 A breeder of Havanese dogs turned herself in on charges that she neglected the animals and failed to provide them with proper sustenance and medical care. more »»

Editorials

Approving New Solid Waste Plan

November 29, 2014 Steubenville City Council members have some moral responsibility concerning the welfare of East Ohio residents outside the municipality, of cours. more »»

Patronizing Local Small Businesses

November 29, 2014 If you went shopping yesterday — “Black Friday” — you may have gotten some great deals but chances are you endured more than your share of tension and frustration in the process. more »»

End Ohio Limit On Rape Cases

November 28, 2014 If you manage to elude police for long enough after you rape someone in Ohio, you can get away with it. That is the law — but it should not be so. more »»

Hitting Terrorists Before They Hit Us

November 28, 2014 Islamic terrorists who had been holding eight people hostage in Yemen probably were feeling fairly smug about themselves earlier this month. more »»

End ‘Trust Us’ EPA Mandates

November 28, 2014 For many years, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency has gotten away with forcing expensive new regulations on Americans by telling us, in effect, “trust us.” Incredibly, we have done just that. more »»

Local Columns

We’re Far From Independent

November 29, 2014 Back in the spring of 1775, Americans shut down the government. more »»

It’s No Laughing Matter

November 29, 2014 It was like learning my beloved dog had rabies. more »»

Homework, Homework ... Should We Give Them a Break?

November 28, 2014 Students have complained about homework for many years, but what about parents? While some parents welcome homework because they can keep abreast of what their children are doing and learning, other... more »»

What’s Good For The Goose...

November 23, 2014 Apparently, West Virginians really like the Boy Scouts. But what about the Girl Scouts, 4-H, volunteer fire departments, people who feed the poor during holiday season, churches, etc.? On Nov. more »»

Live Your Life So You Won’t Have Any Regrets

November 23, 2014 As we come to another Thanksgiving season, I would like to share some stories that have meant much to me in the past and others that told me they have enjoye. more »»

Sports

Big Red Ousted By Benedictine, 40-12

November 29, 2014 CANTON — DeCavilon Reese missed Cleveland Benedictine’s regional title game with Bay Village with an illness. Unfortunately for Steubenville, he was back on the field Friday night. more »»

Nailers Flattened By Everblades

November 29, 2014 WHEELING — The casual fan will look at the summary and see that Wheeling goaltender Eric Hartzell allowed five goals Friday night at WesBanco Arena. more »»

The Undefeated Dream Ends

November 29, 2014 HUNTINGTON — Western Kentucky coach Jeff Brohm didn’t want a crazy game with No. 19 Marshall to go on any longer. more »»

Arbitrator Vacates Rice Suspension

November 29, 2014 NEW YORK — An arbitrator Friday threw out Ray Rice’s indefinite suspension by the NFL for punching his then-fiancee and now wife in a hotel elevator, freeing him to play again. more »»

Manziel Says He Tried To Avoid Altercation

November 29, 2014 CLEVELAND — No, he’s not Johnny Footbrawl. more »»

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Amazing grace

November 14, 2014 (Note: This is a revised edition.) Amazing. That is the word I have used several times to describe the funeral service on Thursday of 10-year-old Josiah "JoJo" Titus-Glover of Wheeling. more »

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