Wheeling Celebrates Arbor Day With Tree Planting


WHEELING — Members of the Wheeling Tree Board and other city and state leaders gathered at Oglebay Park on Friday just in time for a brief downpour of sleet and cold rain, but it didn't deter the group from taking part in a ceremonial tree planting in celebration of Arbor Day. The blast of ...

Gold Star Families Monument Unveiled in Beallsville


BEALLSVILLE — Rain and hail did not deter eager residents from witnessing the unveiling of the Monroe County Gold Star Families Memorial Monument on Friday. Hundreds of people covered the lawn of the Beallsville American Legion Post 768, where the monument was erected late last month, for ...

Wheeling Park High School Students ‘Grapple’ for Steel Industry


WHEELING – Wheeling Park High School machine tool technology students were tasked by Wheeling-Nippon Steel to create a solution to a heavy-lifting problem, and they crafted a way to “grapple” with 200-pound, eight-foot long rolls of packing paper.Wheeling-Nippon executives visited WPHS ...