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Woodsdale Elementary School’s Parking Request Passes With Flying Colors

WHEELING — The Wheeling Board of Zoning Appeals gave their approval Thursday to six new parking spaces being set in front of Woodsdale Elementary School along U.S. 88. The requests for three separate variances pertaining to the parking spots breezed through the committee following a short ...

Manchin: Proposed Budget Includes Millions in Local Earmarks

WHEELING — The federal spending bill being debated in Congress includes funding for upgrades to make the former Ohio Valley Medical Center marketable, as well as money to outfit the new Wheeling Police Department headquarters, according to U.S. Sen. Joe Manchin. Manchin, D-W.Va., has ...

Dems Scramble To Rework Biden’s $2T Plan

WASHINGTON (AP) — The White House and Democrats are hurriedly reworking key aspects of President Joe Biden’s $2 trillion domestic policy plan, trimming the social services and climate change programs and rethinking new taxes on corporations and the wealthy to pay for a scaled-back ...

Bomb Found on Barge on Ohio River

RAVEN ROCK, W.Va. — The West Virginia State Police dismantled “a self-manufactured bomb” found on a barge on the Ohio River on Thursday near the Pleasants/Tyler County line. Pleasants County Sheriff Chuck Mankins confirmed the device had been dismantled by a State Police bomb squad ...

Western Maryland counties seek refuge in West Virginia

CHARLESTON – Several state lawmakers in neighboring Maryland reached out across the border last week seeking to bring their counties over to West Virginia. Representatives of Legislative District 1, consisting of Garrett, Allegany, and Washington counties, and two members of the Washington ...