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Cuckoo Clock Discovery Features Twin Doors With Chirping Birds

After writing about my own cuckoo clock a month or so ago, I received several comments from readers telling me about their own clocks. It seems that cuckoos are treasured by many readers for sentimental reasons. One of the comments was from a resident of North Wheeling’s Victorian Old Town, ...

C3 Food Network Offers Tips for Healthy Bodies and Souls

WHEELING — If good health is considered wealth, the folks at C3 church in Wheeling want you to be very well off. C3 Food Network is the latest offering at the church located at 250 Bethany Pike in Wheeling. This network is an ongoing group of people dedicated to healthy cooking and living. ...

Collegiate Alumnae Plan Meetings

WHEELING — Collegiate Alumnae of Wheeling will hold five meetings for 2019-20. The group’s first meeting of the year will be held at 11:30 a.m. Saturday on the lower level of Christ United Methodist Church, 1232 National Road. After a brief business meeting, Bill Beatty will give a ...

Crittenton Services to Hold Its Annual Soup-Salad Luncheon this Wednesday

WHEELING — Crittenton Services will kick off the fall season with its annual soup and salad luncheon Wednesday at the McLure Hotel, 1200 Market St. Doors open at 11:30 a.m. Lunch begins at noon. Free parking is available in the adjacent garage. The luncheon features a buffet and ...

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DeFrancis’ Film Out On DVD

Just in time for Halloween viewing, “Ruin Me,” a horror movie co-written and directed by Wheeling native Preston DeFrancis, will be released Tuesday on DVD, Blu-Ray and video on demand by RLJ Entertainment. Previously, the film has been available exclusively on Shudder, the premium ...

Writers Attract Notice

As part of the year-long Wheeling 250 observance, the next edition of the People’s University at the Ohio County Public Library will celebrate “Wheeling in Literature.” The role that writers have played in Wheeling’s first 250 years and the attention that these writers have brought ...

Wheeling Garners Statewide Attention

The Wheeling 250 observance is getting statewide exposure, thanks to GOLDENESEAL, West Virginia’s magazine of traditional life. The fall issue of GOLDENSEAL is dedicated entirely to the 250th anniversary of Wheeling’s founding. The magazine, published by the West Virginia Department of ...

Parade And Football Game Attract Notice

When West Virginia University officials visited Wheeling Tuesday to outline plans for health care in the area, they also shared random thoughts of parades and football. Speaking at Wheeling Hospital, WVU President E. Gordon Gee noted that he and the Pride of West Virginia marching band had ...

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Thomas, Terlesky

Emily Elizabeth Thomas and Michael Bernard Terlesky II of Steubenville announce their engagement. Thomas is the daughter of Lee and Cindy F. Thomas of Jackson Township, Pennsylvania. Terlesky is the son of Mary Lou and Michael Terlesky, also of Jackson Township Thomas is a 2008 graduate ...

Wade-Georgetti

Shelby Wade of Colliers and Shane Georgetti of Wellsburg have announced their engagement and approaching marriage. The bride-to-be is the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Lonnie Wade of Colliers. She is a 2013 graduate of Brooke High School and graduated magna cum laude with a bachelor of science in ...

Welch-Tieke

Alisandra Welch of Weirton and Zachary Tieke of Hinsdale, Il. have announced their engagement and approaching marriage. The bride-to-be is the daughter of Janeen Rateau Welch of Weirton and Thomas and Betty Jo Welch of Weirton. She is a 2014 graduate of Madonna High School and earned a ...

Oliver-Denham

Michael and Linda Oliver of Wheeling announce the engagement of their daughter, Melinda Oliver, to Ryan Denham, son of Harry and Elaine Denham of St. Clairsville. The bride has a degree in business management and office administration. She is employed at Ohio County Schools. The groom has a ...

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Oliver-Denham

Melinda Lee Oliver and Ryan Matthew Denham were united in marriage on July 6, 2019 at Our Lady of Peace Catholic Church, Wheeling, with the Rev. Joseph Augustine officiating. Melinda is the daughter of Michael and Linda Oliver of Wheeling. Ryan is the son of Harry and Elaine Denham of St. ...

Clark-Hevener

Jaclyn Danielle Clark and Daniel Ezra Hevener were united in marriage in an outdoor, double-ring ceremony on Aug. 3, 2019, at Forks of Cheat Winery.The ceremony was officiated by Pastor Steve Teter. The bride is the daughter of Ron and Brenda Clark of Friendly. She is the granddaughter of ...

Lash-Fuscardo

Michael Lash of Richmond, Ohio and Allisha Rhea Fuscardo were united in marriage on Saturday, Sept. 7, 2019 in an outdoor ceremony at the St. Clairsville Rec Center Amphitheater with Angelo Ciccolella officiating at the ceremony. A reception was held at Undo’s in St. Clairsville immediately ...

Brown-Latos

Kristine Nicole Brown and Jamie Christopher Latos were united in marriage on May 11 at Corpus Christi Catholic Church, Wheeling, with the Rev. Paul Mundumoozhikkaranirappel officiating. Kristine is the daughter Tim Brown of Duncansville, Pennsylvania and Mary Brown of Andover, Kansas. Jamie ...

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Horstemeyers Mark 60 Years

Duke and Sherlene Horstemeyer of Weirton celebrated 60 years of marriage on Saturday, Sept. 7, with family members. They were married on Sept. 5, 1959, at Zion Lutheran Church in Wheeling, by the Rev. William Erhard, pastor. Sherlene retired as an operating room nurse at Weirton Medical ...

Higley Celebrates 90th

Thomas and Linda Porter Myers of Wheeling are celebrating 50 years of marriage. They were high school sweethearts and lived across the street from each other. They were united in marriage on Sept. 27, 1969, at Corpus Christi Catholic Church in Warwood. Linda is the daughter of the late Norma ...

Barkers Mark 50 Years

On Aug. 31, 1969, Robert Hal Barker and Linda Darlene Donnelly were united in marriage at the Memorial Baptist Church in Weirton by the late Rev. John R. Donley, uncle of the bride. Robert is the son of the late Robert Lee and Ida Mae Barker of Chapmanville, West Virginia. Robert is a 1967 ...

Gallaghers Celebrate 50th

Vincent R. and Ann Gallagher of Bridgeport recently celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary on Aug. 10 with their family at the Skyliner in downtown Bridgeport. They are the parents of four children: Scott (Julie) of Columbus, Ohio; John (Paulette) of Apex, North Carolina; Christine (Brian) ...

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‘Yesterday’ Showing At Library In Moundsville

MOUNDSVILLE — The Moundsville-Marshall County Public Library will present a “Think Outside the Book” film at 6 p.m. on Tuesday, Oct. 22. The feature will be “Yesterday,” a comedy-fantasy infused with lots of great music. Jack, a struggling musician in the United Kingdom, realizes ...

Grammy Award Winner Zach Williams Brings Show to Wheeling Saturday

NASHVILLE — Multi-award-winning artist and songwriter Zach Williams will bring his fall headlining tour, “The Rescue Story Tour,” to Wheeling Saturday night for a show at the Capitol Theatre. The 20-city tour began last week in Syracuse, N.Y., and will include a special stop on Nov. 3 ...

St. C. Singers Host Annual Pancake Breakfast Saturday

ST. CLAIRSVILLE — The St. C. Singers will host their annual pancake breakfast fundraiser from 8-10 a.m. Saturday, Oct. 19, at the St. Clairsville Middle School/High School Cafetorium. The event has been relocated to the school campus this year to allow the St. C. Vocal Music Boosters to ...

Halloween Puppet Show Comes to Moundsville Library

MOUNDSVILLE — The Moundsville-Marshall County Public Library will host the Pittsburgh Puppet Works at 11 a.m. Saturday, Oct. 19, for a very special Halloween performance. Back by popular demand, this professional puppet troupe will entertain children of all ages with the show “Inky’s ...

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The 19th Hole in Wheeling Offers Great Food and Entertainment

WHEELING — Wings, hoagies, cheese fries, chicken tenders and cheese sticks are just a few of the many popular menu items that have made The 19th Hole such a popular bar and grill for more than two decades, according to Owner Angie Szalay. In addition to great food the Woodsdale eatery, with ...

Theo Yianni’s Restaurant Offers Best Authentic Greek and American Cuisine

WEIRTON — Theo Yianni’s Restaurant in Weirton continues to provide the best authentic Greek and American cuisine in a relaxing and fun family environment, according to Co-owners Yianni Bourbakis and Shawn Mihellis. In addition to their new Theo Salmon Salad and hot stuffed pepper ...

LJ’s Hoagie King in Wheeling Offers ‘Famous’ Hoagie Menu

WHEELING — A quaint little eatery located at the corner of 39th and Jacob streets in South Wheeling, called LJ’s Hoagie King, offers a big-time menu of their “famous” hoagies, plenty of side dishes off their “munchies” menu and a recently added breakfast menu. LJ’s Hoagie King ...