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Ohio County Stays Near Top in Vaccinations

Ohio County has not lost its touch when it comes to getting its residents vaccinated against COVID-19. According to the latest statistics from the Department of Health and Human Resources website, Ohio County is the fourth most effective county in West Virginia in terms of vaccinations. The ...

Ohio Valley Communities Set Memorial Day Observances

All across the Ohio Valley, groups will come together Monday to remember those who lost their lives in service to the United States as a member of the military. Below are some of the events that are scheduled for around the area: ∫ Wheeling’s American Legion Post 1 will rededicate the ...

Community Playground Coming to Madison Elementary School on Wheeling Island

WHEELING — Students at Madison Elementary School got an end of the school year surprise Friday. A new playground - open to the community - will be constructed at the school this summer with some help from the House of the Carpenter. The organization is donating a significant amount of ...

Benwood Pool Offering Free Swim Monday

BENWOOD — The City of Benwood is encouraging anyone to come celebrate the start of summer at the city’s pool Monday — on the city’s dime. The pool will be open at no cost to anyone interested in getting their feet wet, not just Benwood residents, on Memorial Day. In addition, hot ...

Ohio Valley Rib and Chicken Cook-Off Returns to Wheeling June 25-26

WHEELING — Now in its 12th year, the Ohio Valley Rib and Chicken Cook-off is set to return after last year’s hiatus, ready to make Heritage Port taste delicious next month. The cook-off will begin at noon on June 25 and 26, with numerous vendors of both ribs and chicken, music, cornhole ...