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Odd Fellows History in Wheeling Goes Deep

WHEELING — This year marks a special year for the oldest fraternal organization in Wheeling. The history of Independent Order of Odd Fellows Wheeling Lodge 9 goes deep. Odd Fellowship in Wheeling began in 1834 when the Grand Lodge of the United States established Virginius Lodge 3 in ...

People’s University Is All About Dinosaurs This Summer

WHEELING — It’s the summer of dinosaurs, and the Ohio County Public Library in Wheeling invites patrons to learn all about the amazing prehistoric creatures in an eight-week series. The new dinosaur series will feature paleontolgists and students of paleontology from Pittsburgh’s ...

SLIDESHOW: Queen of Queens Contestants Announced

The Queen of Queens will take place at the Capitol Theatre on Thursday, July 21 at 7 p.m. The Queen will be crowned at the OVAC Football Game on Saturday, July 23. Tickets for both events can be purchased through links found on the ovac.org website. Tickets will be $7 each plus service charge ...

Peace Keepers

WHEELING — Do nuns have any special take on how to have peace in a world that seems to produce a major crisis on a daily basis? Maybe yes, maybe no. Three Sisters of St. Joseph shared a glimpse of their external and internal lives while pondering that subject. And, interestingly, all ...

Red, White & Wheeling

WHEELING — The words “local food” bring to mind denim and kale sold from bushel baskets. “Supply chain” — at least in the post-COVID era — conjures up empty shelves and odd shortages of everything from life-sustaining baby formula to garage doors. (Seriously, garage doors.) ...