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Tractor-Trailer Crash Snarls Interstate 470 Traffic

No one was injured Wednesday afternoon after a tractor trailer crashed into another tractor trailer, but the crash snarled traffic for hours on Interstate 470 West about a mile past the Ohio River. One truck stalled out going up the hill on I-470 and a second truck hit it from behind. (Photo by ...

Agreement Close on Resource Officers for Brooke County Schools

After meeting for a few hours Tuesday afternoon, Brooke County officials and leaders of the local school district appeared hopeful that an agreement can be reached soon on the financing of prevention resource officers for local schools. Superintendent of Schools Jeffrey Crook described the ...

House To Vote On Election Law Overhaul In Response To Jan.

WASHINGTON (AP) — The House will vote on an overhaul of a centuries-old election law, an effort to prevent future presidential candidates from trying to subvert the popular will. The legislation under consideration Wednesday is a direct response to the Jan. 6, 2021, insurrection and former ...

Barnesville Pumpkin Festival Royalty Named

BARNESVILLE — The 2022 Barnesville Pumpkin Festival royal court is ready to reign over the event after being crowned during the annual pageant Sunday. The festival officially opens Thursday and runs through Sunday. The Giant Pumpkin Weigh-Off is from 6-9 p.m. today, where the King ...

Moundsville Water Department Awarded As Best In State

MOUNDSVILLE — A surprise visit to Moundsville’s water treatment facility showed off not just the quality of the city’s water, but the quality of its workers, which earned another surprise — a state award recognizing their efforts. Moundsville’s water board was awarded the 2022 ...