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BDC works to improve local business climate

January 28, 2016 The Business Development Corp. of the Northern Panhandle continues to collect important victories when it comes to its many local development projects. more »»

Statistics needed on area schools

January 27, 2016 Closing the academic achievement gap between children from low-income households and their more prosperous classmates is among the biggest challenges facing educators. more »»

Improvements noted at animal shelter

January 26, 2016 Jefferson County residents in 2008 approved a 1.3-mill levy to construct a new county animal shelter. Planners had a vision of a shelter that combined animal care and control. more »»

Weirton hall looks for 2016 nominees

January 25, 2016 Part of what makes any community great is the effort to preserve its history and remember those who have come before, laying the groundwork for our present as we strive to build a futur. more »»

Area United Ways need your help

January 24, 2016 Your help is needed. The campaigns of the United Ways that serve our region are quickly nearing their ends, which means there’s a final push under way to help ensure this year’s goals are met. more »»

Sunday sure to be ‘sparkling’

January 23, 2016 A “sparkling” day awaits those who attend the Sunday’s annual bridal show at St. Florian Hall in Wintersville presented by the Herald-Star and The Weirton Daily Times. more »»

Use common sense when storms near

January 22, 2016 We would hope that Tri-State Area residents know to take prudent steps every winter that would allow them to do well if a big storm does bear down on the region. more »»

Bill will protect victims of violence

January 21, 2016 A bill pending in the Ohio General Assembly would protect victims of domestic violence, and it makes sense. more »»

Standardized test would help W.Va.

January 20, 2016 At long last, West Virginia education officials may be ready to bite the bullet and use a standardized test that will allow the state to compare its schools and students to those in many other states. more »»

Bill could preserve thousands of jobs

January 19, 2016 Celebrations of victories against President Barack Obama’s assault on coal and affordable electricity have tended to be short-lived. more »»

King remembered today

January 18, 2016 Today, Americans of all races and religions mark the observance of the Martin Luther King Jr. holiday. more »»

Speech broke very little new ground

January 17, 2016 It was almost embarrassing to listen to President Obama’s final State of the Union address Tuesday night. more »»

Events remember legacy of King

January 16, 2016 Once again, residents of Steubenville and surrounding communities are set to commemorate the life and legacy of the late Martin Luther King Jr. in events scheduled downtown this weekend. more »»

Bowie’s talent helped to change our world

January 15, 2016 A champion for the oddball. A hitmaker. A starman. An actor and composer and playwright. Androgynous. Andy Warhol 2.0. more »»

Online registration right for Ohioans

January 14, 2016 Ohioans can do a variety of things from the comfort and convenience of their homes, providing they have computers with Internet connections. They can send money and get mone. more »»

Is clarification in order here?

January 13, 2016 Whether the science on energy-related issues is settled apparently depends on whether it is politically correct. more »»

Safety belts continue to keep motorists safe

January 12, 2016 News about highway safety in Ohio came with an implied warning recently for travelers everywhere: Buckle up. Highways in general have become steadily safer for several years. more »»

Winter driving can offer challenges

January 11, 2016 The lack of snow so far this winter has left many drivers with a false sense of security on the road. more »»

Numbers good news for Ohio’s economy

January 10, 2016 Ohioans got some good news about the economy during the fall, when the Ohio Department of Job and Family Services reported there were 240,000 job openings in the state. more »»

Ed Laman served Wintersville well

January 9, 2016 Ed Laman always knew he was going to be the the chief of the Wintersville Police Department. Laman retired at the end of 2015 after serving as police chief since 200. more »»

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