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Belmont County Firefighters Train For Oilfield Emergencies

April 25, 2016 BELMONT — Virtually anywhere one travels in East Ohio these days, drililng rigs, pipelines, tanks, trucks, processing infrastructure or other signs of the Marcellus and Utica shale boom are in... more »»

Mountains of Hope Cancer Coalition Issues New W.Va. Plan

April 25, 2016 WHEELING — A statewide coalition has developed an ambitious strategic plan setting forth 18 goals to reduce the impact of cancer in West Virginia during the next five year. more »»

Slayings Were ‘Pre-Planned Execution’

April 25, 2016 COLUMBUS — The slayings of eight family members in rural southern Ohio “was a pre-planned execution” and the investigation will be lengthy, the state’s attorney general told reporters Sunday. more »»

Clinton, Trump Rivals Show Signs of Fading

April 25, 2016 PROVIDENCE, R.I. more »»

When Selecting a President in West Virginia, Republican, Democrat Delegate Processes Differ

April 24, 2016 WHEELING — Depending on which ticket you vote in the May 10 primary election — Democrat or Republican — voters will see very different ballots at the polls, with a much different process for how... more »»

One Year Later, Demolition Ongoing To Make Room For Ethane Cracker in Dilles Bottom

April 24, 2016 DILLES BOTTOM — A year ago Friday, Belmont County officials announced PTT Global Chemical’s intention to build a multi-billion dollar ethane cracker on the site of the former FirstEnergy R.E. more »»

Wheeling, Ohio County BOE Forums Set This Week

April 24, 2016 WHEELING — It’s nearly primary election time, and on Monday and Tuesday, Ohio County voters will be able to learn more from those running for city offices in Wheeling and the Ohio County Board of... more »»

Half Marathon Events Feature Reduced Rates

April 24, 2016 WHEELING — In honor of its 40th anniversary, the Ogden Newspapers Half Marathon Classic is thanking loyal participants and encouraging first-timers to get in the mix by offering discounted entry... more »»

W.Va. Early Voting Starts Wednesday

April 24, 2016 WHEELING — More than 220 Republicans in West Virginia want to be at-large delegates to the 2016 GOP Convention this summer, making for a very lengthy Republican ballot in the May 10 primary electio. more »»

Mike Maroney, Ginger Nalley Seek GOP Nod for West Virginia Senate

April 23, 2016 WHEELING — State Senate Minority Leader Jeff Kessler’s gubernatorial bid has left a void in the 2nd Senate District, and Republicans Mike Maroney and Ginger Nalley are among those who want to fill it. more »»

Two Brothers Arraigned In Martins Ferry Murder

April 23, 2016 ST. CLAIRSVILLE — Two brothers now face aggravated murder charges in the shooting death of Gregg Thompson in Martins Ferry. Antonio Donta Jones, 28, of 813 S. First St. more »»

Runaway Teens Face Charges In Belmont County

April 23, 2016 ST. CLAIRSVILLE — The two Belmont County teens who disappeared for a week before being caught in Texas now face charges at home. more »»

Rig Numbers Continue to Decline in Ohio, Belmont County

April 23, 2016 WHEELING —Southwestern Energy Co. — the firm that now controls virtually all Marcellus and Utica shale drilling lease agreements in Ohio and Brooke counties — reported losing $. more »»

New Martinsville Man Sentenced for Sex Crimes

April 23, 2016 NEW MARTINSVILLE — Judge Jeffrey Cramer sentenced a New Martinsville man Thursday to up to 55 years in prison for sex crimes involving a juvenile in Wetzel County Circuit Court. more »»

Ohio Killer Believed To Be on the Loose

April 23, 2016 PIKETON, Ohio (AP) — Eight members of a family, including a mother sleeping in a bed with her 4-day-old baby next to her, were fatally shot in the head on Friday, leaving their rural town terrified... more »»

Gastar Exploration Out of Marshall and Wetzel Counties in West Virginia For $80 Million

April 22, 2016 MOUNDSVILLE — Gastar Exploration has sold its wells in West Virginia for $80 million to help fund efforts to drill in Oklahoma. more »»

Veteran Gets $13K Union Settlement in Wheeling

April 22, 2016 WHEELING — The U.S. more »»

Marshall County's Jeff Kessler: West Virginia Must Look to the Future

April 22, 2016 WHEELING — State Senate Minority Leader Jeff Kessler believes West Virginians should be looking toward the future when they go to the polls to select the state’s next governor. more »»

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