Nominations accepted for Weirton Hall of Fame

WEIRTON — The Weirton Hall of Fame Committee is accepting nominations for the Class of 2019.

This will be the 11th induction class for the hall of fame, with a dinner set for 2 p.m. Aug. 11 at Undo’s in Weirton.

Honorees for the hall of fame are individuals with outstanding accomplishments who have distinguished themselves for the benefit of the community. Honorees are inducted among six categories: Philanthropy; Public Service; Music and Fine Arts; Business, Industry and Professions; Education and Religion; and Sports and Athletics.

To qualify, an individual must be either a current or former resident of Weirton, having lived in the city for a minimum of five years since 1947.

Nomination forms are available at the Weirton Municipal Building, as well as online at

The deadline to submit nominations is May 31.

Forms may be mailed to: The City of Weirton, Attn: Hall of Fame Committee, 200 Municipal Plaza, Weirton, W.Va. 26062.

For information, call (304) 797-8500, ext. 1002 or ext. 1003 and leave a message for Linda Krynicki, chair of the Hall of Fame Committee.