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Daily Times recognized by newspaper association

MORGANTOWN — The Weirton Daily Times was recognized this weekend with several awards as part of the West Virginia Press Association’s 2019 Better Newspaper Contest. Six awards were presented to the publication Saturday during the WVPA’s annual convention, held at the Lakeview Resort in ...

A nostalgic car story

EAST SPRINGFIELD — You sell a car. It’s gone. You forget about it. Unless you’re George Hinchcliffe. The East Springfield man has had one special vehicle motor in and out of his life in a memorable trip-through-time way during the past 60 some years. The car is a 1934 Ford, ...

Steubenville Rotary Club celebrates the gift of life through organ donation

STEUBENVILLE — Nearly five years after the sudden death of his 15-year-old daughter, Cynthia, JVS Principal Todd Phillipson said Friday he finds comfort knowing her organs helped save lives. “We’ve been able to do a lot of good with that decision, the organ donation,” Phillipson said ...

ODOT will address dangerous curve on Route 43 in Amsterdam

AMSTERDAM — The Ohio Department of Transportation is starting work to remove a dangerous S-curve on state Route 43 in the village at a cost of $653,340. The work includes new sidewalks and drainage, ODOT reported. The state transportation department reported traffic will be maintained at ...

ALBVS takes the stage for First Fridays on Fourth in Steubenville

The Steubenville-Wintersville original pop music band ALBVS performs on stage Friday as First Fridays on Fourth celebrates the beginning of August with an ’80s theme in downtown Steubenville. Hundreds of people strolled through the two-block area, purchasing food and drinks and looking at ...

Top Wheeling University officials placed on leave

WHEELING — The status of Wheeling University’s two top administrators was unclear Friday after they were apparently placed on administrative leave. Sources said an e-mail message — sent to the university’s staff e-mail list — informed them that WU President Michael Mihalyo and ...

Top of West Virginia Resource Fair is today at Weirton Event Center

Preparations continue for this year’s Top of West Virginia Resource Fair, set for 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. today at the Weirton Event Center. Vanessa Beaver, left, owner of Sweet Temptations Pastry Shop, held a two-week collection of school supplies to benefit the event. With Beaver are, from left, ...

Daily Happenings 8-3-19

Police reports Steubenville Items found: A bag containing several hypodermic needles and a spoon, used in drug abuse, was found outside a business in the 200 block of North Seventh Street on Thursday. Cited: James P. Snyder III, 32, 324 Patton Ave., Wintersville, driving with suspended ...

Brilliant holding second Hall of Fame induction

BRILLIANT — The village of Brilliant will be the place to be next week. The southern Jefferson County community will be playing host to its second Brilliant High Hall of Fame ceremonies along with its annual homecoming festivities. The initial hall of fame induction met with resounding ...