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Draft for Comprehensive Plan Out for Public View

August 21, 2014 WHEELING — A draft of Wheeling’s new comprehensive plan is now available for public view, but there’s plenty of work left to do before City Council can vote to adopt i. more »»

Sheriff: Young Boy’s Drowning Death Appears To Be Accident

August 21, 2014 MOUNDSVILLE — The weekend drowning of a 2-year old in Marshall County appears to be an accident, but is still under investigation, according to Marshall County Sheriff Kevin Cecil. more »»

Fracking Firm Sues Over Biblical Ohio Billboard

August 21, 2014 COLUMBUS, Ohio — An Ohio man who uses a biblical reference and a statement against “poisoned waters” on billboards opposing wells for disposal of gas-drilling wastewater is fighting a legal threat... more »»

Residents Clean Up the Sludge

August 21, 2014 WHEELING — A few Mount de Chantal road residents are dealing with a messy situation after a mixture of stormwater and sewage shot out of their basement drains and toilets Wednesday morning. more »»

Tetanus Shots May Be Needed

August 21, 2014 WHEELING — Those who are cleaning up flood water and sludge from Wednesday’s storm may need to get a tetanus booster shot. more »»

Work Progressing At Fostoria Site

August 21, 2014 MOUNDSVILLE — Although Tom Brown and James Tomlinson do not yet have any official deals for the Fostoria Glass Co. more »»

Heavy Rain Closes Area Roads

August 20, 2014 WHEELING -- Heavy rain overnight and this morning has caused storm drains and creeks to overflow and a number of roads to close. more »»

Photo Gallery: Pictures from this morning's flooding

August 20, 2014 Shots from around Wheeling of this morning's flooding. more »»

Torrential Rains Cause Flash Flooding

August 20, 2014 A series of heavy thunderstorms that raked the area early today shut down roads, delayed school buses and knocked out power in part of Ohio County and areas north and west of Wheeling. more »»

PILOT Approved For Takeoff, 2-1

August 20, 2014 MOUNDSVILLE — After receiving additional information and assurances from Moundsville Power officials following a Monday special meeting, Marshall County commissioners proceeded Tuesday to approve th... more »»

McKinley Discusses Drug Woes in Marshall County

August 20, 2014 MOUNDSVILLE — In order to combat growing drug use in West Virginia, U.S. Rep. more »»

Benwood Is Destination For Pipeline

August 20, 2014 BENWOOD — GreenHunter Resources’ planned pipeline system to transport water, drilling waste and hydrocarbons from southwestern Pennsylvania to the Ohio River will end in or near Benwood, company... more »»

Winning $1 Million Powerball Ticket Sold Locally Expires

August 20, 2014 WHEELING — Only by playing the lottery can the numbers 36, 44, 49, 52 and 57 equal 1 million. more »»

Officers Target Meth Problem

August 20, 2014 A tracking system being used to battle the meth problem in the Ohio Valley is working, and is also setting trends for its success rate, officials said Tuesday. more »»

Romney Stumps for W.Va. Republican Candidates

August 20, 2014 BECKLEY — An end to the war on coal and a revised energy policy would be the focus of three West Virginia Republican candidates if they are elected in November, according to former presidential... more »»

County Not Yet Ready to Fly With PILOT

August 19, 2014 MOUNDSVILLE — Marshall County commissioners Don Mason and Brian Schambach said they need more information from Moundsville Power before they can support a Payment In Lieu of Tax agreement for the... more »»

Commissioners Vote to Approve PILOT, 2-1

August 19, 2014 By CASEY JUNKINS Staff Writer MOUNDSVILLE — After receiving additional information and assurances from Moundsville Power LLC after a Monday special meeting, Marshall County Commissioners Don Mason... more »»

Cost of Kids Growing Fast in U.S.

August 19, 2014 WASHINGTON (AP) — A message for new parents: Get ready for sticker shock. more »»

Police, Protesters Collide in Ferguson

August 19, 2014 FERGUSON, Mo. — The National Guard arrived in Ferguson but kept its distance from the streets where protesters clashed again with police, as clouds of tear gas and smoke hung over the St. more »»

Less Shake From Artificial Quakes

August 19, 2014 WASHINGTON— Man-made earthquakes, a side effect of some high-tech energy drilling, cause less shaking and in general are about 16 times weaker than natural earthquakes with the same magnitude, a new... more »»

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