Top 10 of 2018

Ohio Valley Top 10: No. 2 — Statewide Teachers Strike Set in West Virginia

WHEELING — West Virginia’s public school teachers and service employees joined forces in late February in Charleston to announce a state-wide strike for Thursday and Friday, and the work stoppages may not stop at just two days unless lawmakers address their calls for lower health care ...

Ohio Valley Top 10: No. 3 — Heavy Rain Led To River Floods And Damage

EDITOR’S NOTE: The Intelligencer presents a look back at the past year today through Sunday with the top 10 stories of 2018, as voted on by the newspaper’s editorial staff. From Staff Reports WHEELING — The Ohio River spilled its banks twice in 2018 as people in the Upper Ohio Valley ...

Ohio Valley Top 10: No. 9 — Wheeling Doctor Facing Federal Drug Indictment

A federal grand jury has indicted two doctors and a business partner who are accused of illegally distributing controlled substances from a drug treatment center in Weirton over a period of eight years. U.S. Attorney Bill Powell announced Tuesday the grand jury indicted Dr. George P. Naum, 58, ...