New Psychiatric Hospital for Youth Will Fill Void in Wheeling

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WHEELING – Acute psychiatric care geared toward children and adolescents soon will again be available locally. Officials with the Children’s Home of Wheeling on Thursday announced the launch of their new Orchard Park Child and Adolescent Psychiatric Hospital.The 30-bed facility will be ...

Wheeling Island Man Accused of Beating Woman to Death

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WHEELING - A Wheeling Island man was arrested early Thursday morning on murder charges, accused of what Wheeling Police Chief Shawn Schwertfeger said was the “brutal” beating death of the woman he was living with.Jermaine Justin Copeland, 36, was arrested in connection with the murder of ...

Marsh: Cold Weather Could Increase COVID Cases


Colder weather may bring with it an increase in the number of COVID-19 cases, according to West Virginia's coronavirus adviser on Thursday.Studies from the United Kingdom indicate increases in cases and hospitalizations have occurred with the arrival of cooler weather, Dr. Clay Marsh said. ...

WVNCC Signs Admission Agreement With Salem University


Students will be able to pursue degrees at Salem University after beginning their college careers at West Virginia Northern Community College, thanks to a new guaranteed admission agreement signed between the two schools Thursday.Under the new partnership, WVNCC graduates are guaranteed ...