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JMHA board tables security contract

April 24, 2014 STEUBENVILLE — The Jefferson Metropolitan Housing Authority board of commissioners tabled a request for proposals for a new security contract Wednesday. more »»

Businesses show silent opposition to tax

April 24, 2014 WEIRTON — Numerous members of the local business community and the Weirton Area Chamber of Commerce made their presence known at the city’s fourth budget review committee meeting Wednesday, even... more »»

City man sentenced on sex charge

April 24, 2014 STEUBENVILLE — Jeffrey L. Hanlin, 23, of 988 McKinley Ave. more »»

FDA eyes e-cigarette rules

April 24, 2014 WASHINGTON — The federal government wants to ban sales of electronic cigarettes to minors and require approval for new products and health warning labels under regulations being proposed by the Food... more »»

Fracking foes challenge Ohio quake assurances

April 24, 2014 COLUMBUS — A citizens group said Wednesday it isn’t taking the word of state regulators that new permitting guidelines will protect public health after earthquakes in northeast Ohio were linked to... more »»

JVS renewal levy on May ballot

April 24, 2014 BLOOMINGDALE — A 0.5-mill renewal levy for operations at the Jefferson County Joint Vocational School will be on the May 6 ballot for voters’ consideration. more »»

Group to hold dinner-dance

April 24, 2014 WELLSBURG — A Follansbee man who served in Italy during World War II will be recognized as Brooke County Veteran of the Year at the Brooke County Veterans Memorial Park Foundation’s annual... more »»

Suspects in drug cases plead not guilty

April 24, 2014 NEW CUMBERLAND — Suspects in a series of felony drug cases originating in Chester pleaded not guilty to the charges on Wednesday. more »»

Daryle Griffin to get Ray Mansfield Memorial Award

April 24, 2014 SMITHFIELD — The annual Ray Mansfield Memorial Award will be presented to Daryle Griffin during Saturday’s 34th-annual Minor Pro Football Hall of Fame Inductions and Recognition Awards Ceremon. more »»

Resident: Drilling agreement hinders leasing his property

April 24, 2014 CADIZ — When natural gas drillers arrived in Harrison County, resident Jim Rosenberry, a retired district manager for Beaver Excavating, saw the economic benefits of leasing property going to his... more »»

Regional Roundup

April 24, 2014 Bridge on county Road 53 closed NEW SOMERSET — A bridge on Bergholz-New Somerset Road (county Road 53), about 3 miles west of New Somerset, was closed Wednesday morning until further notice. more »»

Garden inspires volunteers

April 24, 2014 NEW CUMBERLAND — The corner of North Chestnut and Jackson streets may be just one lot, but its transformation into a demonstration garden already has inspired hundreds of volunteer hours. more »»

Murray Energy to sue U.S. Department of Labor over rule

April 24, 2014 ST. CLAIRSVILLE — Murray Energy Corp. announced Wednesday its intent to sue the U.S. more »»

Dillonvale levy discussed

April 24, 2014 DILLONVALE — A proposed 1.5-mill renewal levy for current expenses and plans for cleanup in the village were discussed at this month’s Village Council meeting. more »»

Severance to stay in West Virginia during appeal

April 24, 2014 WHEELING — Ohio County Circuit Judge James Mazzone on Wednesday ordered Charles Severance be extradited back to Virginia to face a felon in possession of a firearm charge — and then granted a stay o... more »»

Belardine sentenced to 10 days

April 23, 2014 STEUBENVILLE — Matthew Belardine, who was indicted by the special grand jury investigating aspects of the Steubenville rape case, was sentenced to 10 days in jail on Tuesday for allowing underage... more »»

HUD delays public meeting

April 23, 2014 STEUBENVILLE — A scheduled meeting set for Thursday afternoon involving U.S. Rep. Bill Johnson, R-Marietta, U.S. more »»

Residents need to be involved, mayor says

April 23, 2014 STEUBENVILLE — Mayor Domenick Mucci said the city turned around a projected $2. more »»

Boland unveils plans for pool, introduces new finance director

April 23, 2014 STEUBENVILLE — One year after a successful grassroots effort to open and maintain the Belleview Pool, City Manager Tim Boland announced Tuesday night the city will take over management and... more »»

Quillen discusses importance of gala

April 23, 2014 STEUBENVILLE — Ann Quillen knew fundraising was an important part of her job when she was hired in 2008 as the executive director of the Jefferson County Fourth Street Health Center. more »»

Charges filed against mother in baby’s death

April 23, 2014 STEUBENVILLE — Charges of reckless homicide and child endangering were filed Tuesday against a mother who allegedly passed out April 2 in a bathtub with her 4-month-old son, resulting in the baby’s... more »»


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April 24, 2014 Well, as the canonization of not one, but two popes from my lifetime approaches this weekend, the good folks at AP continue to prove that religion writing is not what it once was. more »

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