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Would-be Reagan assassin John Hinkley set free

July 27, 2016 WASHINGTON (AP) — The man who attempted to assassinate President Ronald Reagan will be allowed to leave a Washington mental hospital and live full-time in Virginia, a judge has ruled. more »»

YouthWorks campaign nears end in Steubenville

July 26, 2016 STEUBENVILLE — The Rev. John Baldwin was looking forward to this week’s mission trip and cooler weather. “I arrived in Steubenville Sunday night and it was only 84 degrees and I thought it was grea. more »»

Wintersville mayor defends police chief

July 26, 2016 WINTERSVILLE — Village Mayor Bob Gale says he stands behind his decision in December to name Art Fowler as police chief, despite criticism from some members of the local and state police community. more »»

Officials set to consider public health services study for Steubenville-Jefferson County

July 26, 2016 STEUBENVILLE — It took professor John Hoornbeek one hour to outline a possible future scenario for public health services in Jefferson County, but the final decision will take several weeks. more »»

Mountaineer Casino, Racetrack and Resort has a new general manager

July 26, 2016 NEWELL — Mountaineer Casino, Racetrack and Resort has a new general manager. He is Gregg Carano, brother of Eldorado Resorts CEO Gary Carano and son of Eldorado founder Don Carano. more »»

ACLU to review Weirton shooting

July 26, 2016 WEIRTON — West Virginia’s chapter of the American Civil Liberties Union is seeking documents related to the death of a 23-year-old black man who was fatally shot by police. more »»

Weirton Bob Evans earns top honors

July 26, 2016 WEIRTON — The employees of Weirton’s Bob Evans restaurant received some special guests and a big announcement Monday, as the location was named restaurant of the year. more »»

Weirton chamber spreads cheer at golf event

July 26, 2016 NEW CUMBERLAND — The Weirton Area Chamber of Commerce was getting into the holiday spirit Monday, holding its inaugural Christmas in July Golf Scramble at Mountaineer’s Woodview Golf Cours. more »»

Brooke schools hire service director

July 26, 2016 WELLSBURG — With the new school year drawing near, the Brooke County Board of Education is working to fill a number of positions, including the school district’s director of student services and... more »»

Regional roundup

July 26, 2016 Two arrested in city drug bust STEUBENVILLE — Two men were arrested Monday at a home on Grandview Avenue following an investigation by drug task forces in two states and federal agents. more »»

Gateway Market offering gardening advice

July 26, 2016 STEUBENVILLE — The Farmers’ Gateway Market will feature the Ohio State University Extension Master Gardener Volunteers at the Yellow Tent demonstration area on Wednesday. more »»

Tomlinson turns back time 150 years

July 26, 2016 NEW MANCHESTER — Beating the heat at Tomlinson Run State Park on Saturday meant swimming in a large public pool or standing in a pavilion in shorts and a T-shirt. more »»

Heat impacted Italian festival

July 26, 2016 WHEELING — Record-breaking high temperatures over the weekend had a dampening effect on the crowds to the Upper Ohio Valley Italian Heritage Festival, leading to several vendors and patrons cutting... more »»

Nick’s sponsorship for Hog Wild

July 26, 2016 Nick’s Auto is among the sponsors for this year’s Hog Wild in the Hollow set for 5 p.m. on Aug. 5 at the Serbian Picnic Ground. more »»

NFL’s Bill Tucker to be inducted into Weirton Hall of Fame

July 26, 2016 WEIRTON — Among the inductees for this year’s Weirton Hall of Fame class is Weir High football standout and former NFL player William “Bill” Tucker. more »»

ACLU wants to review Weirton police shooting

July 25, 2016 WEIRTON (AP) — West Virginia's chapter of the American Civil Liberties Union is seeking documents related to the death of a 23-year-old black man who was fatally shot by police. more »»

Meadowcroft village at Avella will host 1800s-style base ball game Aug. 13

July 25, 2016 AVELLA — The Meadowcroft Rockshelter and Historic Village will play host to vintage base ball — originally written as two words — games, as the Somerset Frosty Sons of Thunder and the Addison... more »»

Assistant principals named by Indian Creek school board

July 25, 2016 MINGO JUNCTION — The Indian Creek Local School District will get two new leaders as Keith Swearingen and Ryan Finley were appointed as assistant principals during Thursday’s monthly board meeting. more »»

Toronto hires pair of new teachers

July 25, 2016 TORONTO — The hiring of new staff was discussed during the city school district’s recent board meeting. more »»

Edison prepares Back-to-School Bash

July 25, 2016 HAMMONDSVILLE — A back-to-school bash was discussed during Thursday’s Edison Local School District Board meeting. The bash, set from 3 p.m. to 7 p.m. Au. more »»

Regional roundup

July 25, 2016 Health department sets programs STEUBENVILLE — The Jefferson County Health Department will offer blood pressure screenings from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. and 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. on Tuesdays and Thursdays. more »»


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