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Homecoming Parades Held in Wheeling

Editor’s Note: This article is part of a series about Wheeling during the First World War leading to a centennial observation of Armistice Day (Veterans Day) to be held at 2 p.m. today at the Doughboy monument at Wheeling Park. If you are a descendant of a World War I veteran or nurse, ...

Woodwind Quintet To Play Free Lunchtime Concert

WHEELING — The Wheeling Symphony Orchestra will hold a WSO on the GO event featuring food trucks, a meet-and-greet with music director finalist candidate Timothy Hankewich and a performance from the orchestra’s woodwind quintet. The event is presented in coordination with The Health ...

Artists On Call to Present ‘An Ohio Valley Christmas’

MOUNDSVILLE — Artists On Call is hosting its third annual holiday fundraising performance event, “An Ohio Valley Christmas,” at The Strand Theatre in Moundsville at 7 p.m. Dec. 1. This is a family-friendly show that is sure to get folks into the holiday spirit, organizers said. There is ...

Wheeling Law Firm Donates To Support Lung Cancer Screening

MORGANTOWN — Hartley Law Group, PLLC, of Wheeling and Charleston, has donated $500,000 to the West Virginia University Cancer Institute in support of a mobile lung cancer screening unit, LUCAS. The gift will support the WVU Cancer Institute in repurposing and refurbishing a mobile unit into ...

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Franco Enjoys ‘Taste’ Of City

Andres Franco, a finalist for the music director’s position with the Wheeling Symphony Orchestra, has already gotten a “taste” of the Friendly City. During a recent interview, the Pittsburgh resident remarked, “It’s funny, I went to a small neighborhood market last night and got ...

Duffy, Wheeler Return

Wheeling native Michelle Duffy is appearing in the cast of “Sweat,” a drama opening this week at Pittsburgh Public Theater. She portrays Jessie, a factory worker at Olstead’s Steel Tubing, in the contemporary play, which is set in Reading, Pennsylvania. This production is the ...

Clique Here

Dear Annie: I am still in high school, meaning that having an interconnected friend group is very important. In my friend group, we generally invite everyone to gatherings if possible, and if not everyone can attend, we keep social media posts to a minimum so people don’t feel as if they ...

By HAL GORBY and SEAN DUFFY For the News-Register

Editor’s Note: This article is part of a series about Wheeling during the First World War leading to a centennial observation of Armistice Day (Veterans Day) to be held at 2 p.m. on Nov. 11 at the Doughboy monument at Wheeling Park. If you are a descendant of a World War I veteran or nurse, ...

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Corder, Davis

Jessica Jean Corder and Joshua Michael Davis were united in marriage in Sept. 1, 2018 at the First Christian Church in Wheeling with the Rev. Kenneth Hardway officiating the double ring ceremony. The bride is the daughter of Pamela Young Corder of Wheeling and Steven L. Corder of Wheeling. ...

Fultz, O’Leary

Sarah Fultz and Vincent O’Leary are to be married on Nov. 17 by the Rev. Msgr. Jeremiah McSweeney at the Cathedral of St. Joseph in Wheeling. The bride is the daughter of Lyle Fultz and Theresa Little of West Virginia. The groom is the son of Craig and Emma O’Leary of Wheeling. Sarah is ...

Barr, Ring

Tom and Amber Barr of Bridgeport, West Virginia, together with Phil and April Ring of Piney announce the engagement of their children, Sarah Barr and Hunter Ring. The bride-to-be is a 2014 graduate of Bridgeport (W.Va.) High School. She is a 2018 graduate of Fairmont State College and is ...

Thornburg, Blake

Jeff Blake and Felicia Thornburg announce their engagement. The bride-to-be is the daughter of Christy Wilson of Beallsville and John Dabrowski of Bethesda. She is a graduate of Wheeling Park High School. Her fiance is the son of Helen Raush of Marysville, Ohio, and Scott Blake of Columbus. ...

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McLaughlin, Artimez

Shannon Marie McLaughlin and Derek Scott Artimez were united in marriage on Sept. 22 at St. Jude Church, Glen Dale. The bride is the daughter of Tom and Donna McLaughlin of Dallas, West Virginia. She is the granddaughter of Betty and the late Jim Welch, also of Dallas, and the late Dorothy ...

Tenley, Meeker

Michael Andrew Tenley and Amber Nicole Meeker were united in marriage at 1 p.m. Aug. 18 at Wheeling Park, with Rikki Mahan officiating. Parents of the groom are Michael Tenley of McMechen and the late Debra Tenley. Parents of the bride are Eva and William Meeker of Martins Ferry. The ...

Coup, Sinoski

Mallory Dawn Sinoski and John Edward Coup were united in marriage on July 14 at St. John’s Catholic Church, Bellaire. The bride is the daughter of Martha Sinoski of Colerain and Edward Sinoski of St. Clairsville. The groom is the son of Audrey and Richard Coup of Rayland. Lindsay ...

Miller, Hewitt

Hilary Linn Hewitt and Camden Alan Miller were united in marriage on April 14 at St John’s Evangelical Protestant Church, Wheeling, with Terry Endsley officiating. The bride is the daughter of Marty and Terri Hewitt of Sherrard. The groom is the son of Gregg and Beth Ann Miller of ...

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Szalays Mark 50 Years

Charles and Patricia Szalay of Wheeling celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary on Friday. They were married on Nov. 9, 1968, at Sacred Heart Catholic Church by the Rev. Judge. Chuck is the son of the late Charles and Rose Szalay. He graduated from Wheeling High School and is an Air Force ...

Fadouls Mark Golden

John “Hunna”and Bettie Jane “B.J.” Fadoul of Wheeling celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary on Friday, Oct. 26. They were married on Oct. 26, 1968 at Our Lady of Lebanon Church in Wheeling by the Rev. Michael Hitti. Bettie Jane is the daughter of the late Robert Kohler Sr. of ...

Crofts Celebrate 50th

Harry and Florence Croft celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary on Friday, Oct. 26. They were married on Oct. 26, 1968 at the Elm Grove Nazarene Church by the Rev. Alfred Kay. Harry Croft retired as a detective from the Ohio County Sheriff’s Department. He currently serves as pastor of ...

Gumps Mark 55 Years

Duane and Duanel Gump of Moundsville celebrated their 55th wedding anniversary on Wednesday, Oct. 24. They are the parents of Scott Gump of Moundsville and Tracey (Terry) Gump of Wheeling. The family includes four grandchildren. They celebrated with a railway trip.

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Jazz at the Stifel Slated for Saturday With Jenny Wilson Trio Performing

WHEELING — Wheeling Symphony Orchestra announces a WSO on the GO event, featuring a meet-and-greet with music director finalist candidate, Andres Franco, and a performance from the Wheeling Symphony Orchestra string quintet. The event will be held at noon Thursday at the Artworks area of ...

Wheeling Symphony Quintet To Perform At Lunchtime

WHEELING — Wheeling Symphony Orchestra announces a WSO on the GO event, featuring a meet-and-greet with music director finalist candidate, Andres Franco, and a performance from the Wheeling Symphony Orchestra string quintet. The event will be held at noon Thursday at the Artworks area of ...

OUE Stages ‘Prodigal Son’

ST. CLAIRSVILLE — “He was born with the gift of laughter and a sense that the world is mad.” That quote may sum up the essence of OUE Theatre’s upcoming production of John Patrick Shanley’s autobiographical play, “Prodigal Son.” The Theatre Department of Ohio University Eastern ...

St. C. Singers to Host Spaghetti Dinner Thursday

ST. CLAIRSVILLE — Things behind the scenes are cooking for what promises — beyond a shadow of a doubt — to be another show-stopping season by the St. C. Singers, and this week the local community has an opportunity to help support the group as the 2018-19 season officially gets ...

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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 ...

Morristown Original DiCarlo’s Pizza Shop Offer Variety of Tasty Menu Choices

Morristown — Whether it’s their traditional crispy square cut pizza, fresh baked pepperoni rolls or delicious calzones, the Original DiCarlo’s Pizza shops in Morristown and downtown St. Clairsville offer their customers a variety of delicious menu choices, according to Nate King, owner of ...

Jimmy Gyro in Wheeling Offers Great Food for Great Value

WHEELING — The Jimmy Gyro diner located on the ground floor of the former Roger’s Hotel Building on 14th Street, offers a variety of tasty Greek and Mediterranean dishes. In addition to menu favorites such as: The Jimmy Stewart-Steak Gyro, the Jimmy “The Greek”-Traditional Greek Gyro, ...