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Second ‘Superload’ Set For Final Leg of Journey

March 25, 2014 MOUNDSVILLE — The Williams Energy superload de-ethanizer continued a steady pace through Marshall County on Monday, ultimately traveling from its resting place along W.Va. more »»

Benefit Of Drilling Tax Hike Argued

March 25, 2014 COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The administration of Gov. more »»

‘Superload’ Sequel Moving in Marshall

March 24, 2014 GLEN DALE — In February, contractors moving the Williams Energy de-ethanizer “superload” needed West Virginia Division of Highways officials to move two street signs out of the way to make the... more »»

FitzGerald: Ormet Was ‘Mishandled’

March 24, 2014 WHEELING — Ohio gubernatorial candidate Ed FitzGerald believes Gov. more »»

Obamacare Has Many Lurking on the Sidelines

March 24, 2014 WASHINGTON — Alan Thacker wants health coverage, but he can’t get help in his home state of Georgia. Mary Moscarello Gutierrez no longer can afford insurance in New Jersey. more »»

Malaysia PM: plane plunged into Indian Ocean

March 24, 2014 KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) — Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak says a new analysis of satellite data shows that the missing Malaysia Airlines plane plunged into the southern Indian Ocean. more »»

Flood Insurance Subsidy Revamp Hits W.Va. Hard

March 24, 2014 CHARLESTON — West Virginia has the highest percentage of flood insurance policies that will see premiums rise as part of the federal government’s overhaul of a subsidy program, according to an... more »»

New Info Expands Search For Missing Malaysian Flight

March 24, 2014 PERTH, Australia — Rain was expected to hamper the hunt for the missing Malaysia Airlines jet early today, as a growing number of planes focus on an expanded area of the south Indian Ocean where... more »»

West Liberty Flying To Unthinkable Heights

March 23, 2014 WEST LIBERTY — Jim Crutchfield-coached teams go about their business a bit differently than most. more »»

Pension Burden Grows As Retirees Live Longer

March 23, 2014 WHEELING — With today’s average life expectancy around 79 years, a Wheeling police officer or firefighter who retires at age 50 is likely to draw pension benefits for about 30 years. more »»

Permits Are Sought For Labor Camps

March 23, 2014 MOUNDSVILLE — A new type of temporary housing is showing up in Marshall County, as energy companies are now seeking permits for “labor camps” for those working in the natural gas industry. more »»

‘Chemo Care Bags’ Help Family Heal

March 23, 2014 BEALLSVILLE — The last family photograph of the Cox family was at their father’s hospital bedside. Less than a month earlier, Jeff Cox was diagnosed with melanoma, but it was discovered too late. more »»

March 1864: Grant Takes Command of Union Army

March 23, 2014 Editor’s Note: This article is part of an occasional series on the Civil War sesquicentennial provided by members of the Wheeling Civil War 150 Committee. more »»

Benwood Considers Worker Appearance

March 22, 2014 BENWOOD — Benwood City Council wants city employees to keep their hair and beards trimmed, and this week they will consider legislation to enact a “grooming and appearance” policy for their workers. more »»

Virginia Wants Suspect Back

March 22, 2014 WHEELING — Governors from West Virginia and Virginia are now involved in the extradition of Charles Severance. Virginia Gov. more »»

Obamacare: A Chance To Escape ‘Job Lock’?

March 22, 2014 CHICAGO — For uninsured people, the nation’s new health care law may offer an escape from worry about unexpected, astronomical medical bills. But for Stephanie Payne of St. more »»

Health Law Shares Blame In Wetzel Hospital Layoffs

March 22, 2014 NEW MARTINSVILLE — Wetzel County Hospital is eliminating the jobs of eight workers, reducing the hours of 15 others and not filling vacant positions, due in part to the Affordable Care Act and the... more »»

Obama Signs Flood Insurance Measure

March 22, 2014 WASHINGTON (AP) — Homeowners living in flood-prone areas are getting relief from big spikes in insurance costs under legislation President Barack Obama signed into law Friday. more »»

Crimea Goes East, Ukraine Goes West in Full Cold War-Era Style

March 22, 2014 BRUSSELS (AP) — Two almost simultaneous signatures Friday on opposite sides of Europe deepened the divide between East and West, as Russia formally annexed Crimea and the European Union pulled... more »»

Virginia Issues Extradition Order for Severance

March 21, 2014 WHEELING -- Virginia Gov. Terry McAuliffe has signed an extradition order for Charles Severance, a spokesman in the governor's office confirmed. more »»

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