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Three selected for Boys State

July 16, 2011 FOLLANSBEE — Follansbee Emrys Watkins American Legion Post 45, with the help of the Follansbee Garibaldi Lodge and West Virginia Department of the American Legion, sponsored three Brooke High School... more »»

Playhouse will present musical

July 16, 2011 WELLSBURG — Brooke Hills Playhouse has announced the cast for its production of the Tony Award-winning Stephen Sondheim-James Lapine musical, “Into the Woods,” which continues today and Sunday and... more »»


July 16, 2011 Garibaldi Sisters meet FOLLANSBEE — The June meeting of the Sisters of the Garibaldi was held recently with President Kathie DiCarlantonio presidin. more »»

Wellsburg holiday celebration offered much variety

July 8, 2011 WELLSBURG — Wellsburg’s weeklong celebration of Independence Day offered something for everyone, from several free concerts featuring a variety of music to competitions ranging from talent contests... more »»

Bethany College students gain honors

July 8, 2011 BETHANY — Bethany College awarded many of its exemplary students, faculty and staff with a variety of college-wide and departmental awards on during its annual Honors Day celebrations, April 14. more »»

Club serves school and community

July 8, 2011 FOLLANSBEE — This year the Hooverson Heights Primary School K-Kids became the latest school group to be initiated through the Wellsburg Kiwanis Club and its various projects included teaming with th... more »»

Special Olympians earn medals at West Virginia Summer Games

July 8, 2011 WELLSBURG — Brooke County Special Olympians returned from the West Virginia Summer Games in Charleston with many medals and ribbons. more »»


July 8, 2011 Help available for homeowners CHARLESTON — Gov. Earl Ray Tomblin has announced West Virginia homeowners at risk of foreclosure may be eligible for the Emergency Homeowners Loan Progra. more »»

POWs receive hero’s welcome

July 2, 2011 WELLSBURG — It was a welcome fit for heroes at the Brooke County Public Library last week for a group of World War II veterans who experienced a living hell and survived to tell about it. more »»

Community Days offers music, food and fun

July 2, 2011 FOLLANSBEE — Over the years Follansbee Community Days has provided the stage for many nationally, regionally and locally known musicians, at no cost to festival-goers; and an opportunity for local... more »»

Playhouse presents ghost story

July 2, 2011 WELLSBURG — Brooke Hills Playhouse’s production of J. M. Barrie’s wise and witty ghost story, “Mary Rose,” continues today and Sunday and July 7-9 at 8 p.m. and July 10 at 2 p.m. more »»

Children learn about safety on wheels

July 2, 2011 FOLLANSBEE — Whether riding an all-terrain vehicle or their bicycles, children at Hooverson Heights Primary School learned what they can do to prevent accidents or better protect themselves should... more »»

Youth get firsthand look at agriculture

July 2, 2011 WELLSBURG — Fifth-graders from Follansbee and Wellsburg middle schools got a close look at the part animals, plants and the environment play in their lives and possibly, their future careers, throug... more »»


July 2, 2011 Library offers summer fun WELLSBURG — Readers of all ages will travel the globe this summer through a variety of activities as the Brooke County Public Library and Follansbee Branch present the One... more »»

St. John Catholic School is closed

June 25, 2011 WELLSBURG — After providing a Catholic education to area children for more than 50 years, S. more »»

Barber has cut hair for 50-plus years

June 25, 2011 FOLLANSBEE — A lot of hair has passed through scissors held by Loreto “88” Iafrate. The Follansbee barber has been cutting hair for 57 years. more »»


June 25, 2011 Historical photos sought WELLSBURG — The Brooke County Genealogy group is collecting historical pictures from throughout Brooke County, depicting all aspects of life, including families, schools,... more »»

School board recognizes state contest winners

June 23, 2011 WELLSBURG — The Brooke County Board of Education recognized local winners of the West Virginia Golden Horseshoe competition and an essay contest held by the Wellsburg Elks Lodge. more »»

Wellsburg plans nine-day celebration

June 23, 2011 WELLSBURG — Wellsburg’s celebration of Independence Day is an occasion that seems to grow a bit every year. more »»

Councilman to be remembered at service

June 23, 2011 WELLSBURG — Family, friends and fellow city officials will remember the life of Wellsburg Councilman Bill Smith Sr. at a memorial service today. The service will be held at 7 p.m. more »»

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