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Arrest made in Weirton death

July 29, 2015 WEIRTON — Weirton Police arrested a man Wednesday in connection with the death of a man whose body was found near Main Street last week. more »»

 
 
 

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Arrest made in Weirton death

July 29, 2015 WEIRTON — Weirton Police arrested a man Wednesday in connection with the death of a man whose body was found near Main Street last week. more »»

Area man found guilty of murder

July 29, 2015 STEUBENVILLE — Jeffrey M. Spring Sr., 54, maintained the shooting death of Stephen Robert Boyer Jr. more »»

Crestview residents facing questions

July 29, 2015 STEUBENVILLE — Ten property owners in the Crestview, Belvedere and Highlands subdivision remain noncompliant and soon will face the Jefferson County Board of Health to explain why they have not tied... more »»

Five are arrested in drug raids

July 29, 2015 STEUBENVILLE — A drug raid by the Jefferson County Drug Task Force Tuesday on a local apartment complex and a private residence resulted in five individuals being arrested along with confiscation of... more »»

Weirton Medical reports employment, revenue gains

July 29, 2015 WEIRTON — A 39 percent increase in employment — 350 new jobs — that’s one of the results of growth at Weirton Medical Center in the past 36 months, hospital officials sai. more »»

Local Sports

Martin earns academic honors

July 29, 2015 BETHANY — Current Bethany College track star and former Indian Creek High School standout Whitney Martin has been selected for academic honors by the United States Track and Field and Cross Country... more »»

Look for War Story in deep stretch

July 29, 2015 CHESTER — A 1 1/8-mile race that draws multiple horses with early speed often sets up perfectly for a deep closer. more »»

Team to beat

July 29, 2015 LATROBE, Pa. — Antonio Brown didn’t miss so much as a meeting. The Pittsburgh Steelers All-Pro wide receiver could have disrupted training camp by staying home for a couple days in search of a rais. more »»

Kang again

July 29, 2015 MINNEAPOLIS — Jung Ho-Kang is enjoying the spotlight in the major leagues and showing the Pittsburgh Pirates just what they hoped when they brought him over from South Korea. more »»

Penguins send Sutter to Canucks for 2 players

July 29, 2015 PITTSBURGH — Pittsburgh Penguins general manager Jim Rutherford ranks versatile center Brandon Sutter among of his favorite players. One Rutherford has now traded twice. more »»

Obituaries

Arlene Simpkins

July 29, 2015 SIMPKINS, Arlene Hook, died peacefully in her home on Sunday, July 26, 2015. She was 78 years old. Arlene was born in Steubenville, OH on June 25, 1937, to her parents, John DeMarr and Margaret Hoo. more »»

Larry Smedley

July 29, 2015 SMEDLEY, Larry W., 62, of Butler, PA, and formerly of the Weirton, WV. area, passed away Monday, July 27, 2015, at Allegheny General Hospital, Pittsburgh, PA. more »»

Corinne Ferguson

July 29, 2015 FERGUSON, Corinne Imm, 92, of Weirton, died Monday, July 28, 2015, at Weirton Medical Center. more »»

David Riley

July 29, 2015 RILEY, David, 67, formerly of Weirton, died July 23, 2015. Memorial mass at 11 a.m. Aug. 1, Good Shepherd Catholic Church, Hope Mills, N.C. more »»

Patricia Phillips

July 29, 2015 PHILLIPS, Patricia Lou, 77, of Carrollton, died Saturday, July 25, 2015, in Community Hospice at New Philadelphia, OH. more »»

Community

Top off that ice cream with these

July 29, 2015 We could not let July, which is National Ice Cream Month, slip by without making note of some great toppings for that national treasure dessert that combines sugar, heavy cream, milk, any kind of ... more »»

What’s going on throughout the area

July 29, 2015 WEIRTON — Regina Collo Truax presided at a recent Weir High School reunion committee meeting held at Undo’s. more »»

Pedaling for a purpose — to end cancer

July 28, 2015 Nineteen-year-old Kyle Probert is getting ready for a trip, but it won’t be one taken by plane, train or automobile. more »»

Stanton Ruritans hold picnic, award scholarships

July 28, 2015 IRONDALE — This year, two Edison High School students were presented scholarship awards from the Stanton Ruritan Club at its annual picnic held at the Austin Lake picnic grounds in rural Toronto. more »»

Letters to the Editor

Court ruling leaves questions

July 26, 2015 To the editor: Once again the Roberts Court has shown itself to be in competition with the Warren Court of the 1970s to see which can cause the greatest consternation to Christian consciences. more »»

VBS was very enjoyable

July 26, 2015 To the editor: I wanted to let everyone know what a wonderful Vacation Bible School the Wintersville United Methodist Church put on for the children of Wintersville and the area. more »»

Social Security not an entitlement

July 26, 2015 To the editor: I would like to say a few words about the politicians who are calling Social Security an entitlement program. more »»

Trump just a big sissy

July 26, 2015 To the editor: Immigration, freedom of speech, heroes and sissies —maybe the controversy over a fence along the Mexican border should be laid to rest by those presidential candidates and Fox News —... more »»

Bill will help every animal

July 26, 2015 To the editor: With the introduction of Ohio House Bill 94, which prohibits the tethering of animals, to the Agricultural and Rural Development Committee, I would like to point out some reasons... more »»

Business

Only time will tell if Apple Watch catches on

July 26, 2015 NEW YORK — For all those who hailed the iPhone as the “Jesus Phone” in 2007, the Apple Watch’s arrival has hardly been the second coming. more »»

Tri-State Visitors Guide available

July 26, 2015 STEUBENVILLE — The Herald-Star and The Weirton Daily Times have released the 2015 Tri-State Area Visitors Guide. more »»

Quick Takes

July 26, 2015 ELECTED: Catherine Ferrari, president and chief executive officer of Hancock County Savings Bank, has been elected to the board of directors of the West Virginia Bankers Association and will begin... more »»

Wheeling Hospital earns national honor

July 26, 2015 WHEELING — Wheeling Hospital has been named among the top hospitals in the United States for its treatment of heart attacks, marking the 14th time in the past nine years it has been nationally... more »»

Real estate transfers

July 26, 2015 The following real estate transactions were filed in Jefferson County: Vickie Maxwell (deceased) to James Maxwell, lot 25, Green Acre. more »»

 
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