The Intelligencer / Wheeling News-Register Headlinesen-usThu, 26 May 2016 06:55:48 EDTThu, 26 May 2016 06:55:48 EDT Ohio Jobless Rates on the Rise, While West Virginia Rates Improve Slightly CLAIRSVILLE - As its residents still try to cope with Ormet's closure nearly three years after the smelter shut down, Monroe County continues to hold Ohio's worst unemployment rate.Thu, 26 May 2016 00:00:00 EDTBill in West Virginia Legislature Would Redirect Greyhound Funds for Roads - A bill introduced during the West Virginia Legislature's special session would redirect money that supports greyhound racing to fix the state's roads, but two Northern Panhandle delegates do not believe this would fill the pothole in the...Thu, 26 May 2016 00:00:00 EDTWheeling Rolls Out Welcome Mat For Nailers' Return - Wheeling Nailers coach Jeff Christian spoke repeatedly toward the end of the regular season about how much his players loved playing for their hometown fans. He said it was their goal to capture a championship to the Ohio Valley.Thu, 26 May 2016 00:00:00 EDTWest Virginia Independence Hall in Wheeling Gets New Site Manager - For Charleston native Debbie Jones, the opportunity to come to West Virginia's original capital and help preserve the state's birthplace was a dream come true. "It's history.Thu, 26 May 2016 00:00:00 EDTWest Virginia Joins In Bathroom Suit, Texas (AP) - West Virginia and 10 other states are suing the Obama administration over its directive to U.S. public schools to let transgender students use the bathrooms and locker rooms that match their gender identity.Thu, 26 May 2016 00:00:00 EDT