Police reports

Daily Happenings

Brooke County sheriff Arrested: Brock E. Myers, 33, 105 Lacy Drive, Steubenville, driving under the influence, Saturday. Jefferson County sheriff Assault claim: A Harrisburg woman was spotted lying in a driveway in Island Creek township, Sunday. Deputies said she seemed in an altered mental ...


Local News

Body found in Labelle neighborhood STEUBENVILLE — The body of a 31-year-old homeless woman was found in the Labelle neighborhood Tuesday morning. The victim, identified as Ariel Burkey, was living with her boyfriend in a tent behind a yard in a wooded area in the 300 block of Woodlawn Road, ...

Community happenings


Weirton church hosting corn festival on Sunday WEIRTON — Christ United Methodist Church will hold its 14th-annual Corn Festival on Sunday from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. at the church, located at 3598 Pennsylvania Ave., Weirton Heights. This year’s event will be takeout only and will feature ...

Streetlights, town square before Follansbee Council

Local News

FOLLANSBEE — Various aspects of Main Street were a recurring subject at Monday’s council meeting. Mayor David Velegol Jr. announced public comment will be accepted on the proposed creation of a town square using the Ray Stoaks Plaza while updating council on plans to replace street lights ...

City fire department EMS to expand

Local News

STEUBENVILLE — The city’s fire department is moving forward with plans to grow its roster, Fire Chief Carlo Capaldi reports. City Council voted three weeks ago to amend the city’s Table of Organization to add three additional positions to the department’s roster, a move meant to ease ...