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Moundsville Requiring Masks in City-Owned Buildings

MOUNDSVILLE — Anyone entering buildings run by the City of Moundsville must wear a mask until further notice. Moundsville City Manager Rick Healy said the city decided Friday to implement the mandate Monday. The subject also is on tonight’s city council agenda in case members want to ...

Slaughter of dolphins on Faeroes sparks debate on traditions

COPENHAGEN, Denmark (AP) — The slaughter of 1,428 white-sided dolphins over the weekend, part of a four-century-old traditional drive of sea mammals into shallow water where they are killed for their meat and blubber, has reignited a debate on the small Faeroe Islands. The hunt in the ...

Ohio County Schools Institute Mask Mandate ‘For At Least 30 Days’

The Ohio County Board of Education, in the face of rapidly increasing COVID-19 numbers in the county, voted Monday night to institute a mask mandate "for at least 30 days." The vote was 4-1, with only board president David Croft voting against. This reverses an earlier decision from the board ...

Oldest US veteran of WWII celebrates his 112th birthday

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — A Louisiana man who is the oldest living World War II veteran in the United States has marked his 112th birthday. Lawrence Brooks celebrated Sunday with a drive-by party at his New Orleans home hosted by the National World War II Museum, The Times-Picayune/The New ...