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Red Knights Snap Losing Streak To Wellsville

Fri, 08/28/2015 - 12:01am
Toronto 22 Wellsville 13 
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Woman Cited for Breastfeeding While Driving

Thu, 08/27/2015 - 10:45pm
A woman in Washington state was pulled over Wednesday evening for breastfeeding while driving.A concerned 911 caller reported the woman, saying that there was a baby sitting on the woman's lap in the front seat.After being pulled over, the state trooper realized that the woman was breastfeeding her child while behind the wheel.According to SeattlePi, this was not the first time that the woman had done this.The woman said that she was feeding while driving in order to stop her 1-year-ol...
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Teacher Priest Seeks Permission to Wear Religious Habit in Classroom

Thu, 08/27/2015 - 10:04pm
A Roman Catholic priest who also is a teacher has asked Wood County school officials to allow him to wear his religious habit in the classroom.    The Rev. George Nedeff is a member of the Society of Our Lady of the Most Holy Trinity. He recently was hired as a substitute teacher in Wood County.    The 75-year-old Nedeff tells the Parkersburg News and Sentinel (http://bit.ly/1IjNBtf ) that he believes students might benefit by having a priest in their scho...
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Police Cite & Fine Cyclist for Watching Arrest

Thu, 08/27/2015 - 9:28pm
A Pittsburgh woman faces a $300 fine for not leaving the scene of a crime when told to do so.   A district judge delivered the verdict to Kimberly Bracken on Thursday, although Bracken says she plans to appeal.   The 30-year-old Bracken says she was biking to a birthday party on April 25 when she was cited for stopping to watch the arrest of a teenager near Allegheny General Hospital.  
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Man Crashes Car into Two Homes, No One Injured

Thu, 08/27/2015 - 9:22pm
A Steubenville man is charged with Operating a Vehicle while Impaired and failure to control after he crashed his car into two homes.Thomas Clark, 36, appeared in court Thursday morning after Steubenville police said he was intoxicated when he crossed two lanes of traffic, hit a curb, then crashed into a home on the 2900 block of Sunset Boulevard Wednesday evening.No one was injured in the crash.
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Jefferson County Job & Family Services Speaks Up About Clothing Vouchers

Thu, 08/27/2015 - 9:08pm
Officials in Jefferson County are firing back after information about a recent clothing voucher program was falsely reported by a local news outlet.It was reported that when a woman who received $600 in clothing vouchers tried to use it at Boscov's in St. Clairsville, that they weren't accepted because Job and Family Services had not paid the bill.However, Betty Ferron from Jefferson County Job and Family Services said that wasn't the case at all, and addressed those issues in front of...
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Case Against Woman Who Killed Kitten Bound Over to Circuit Court

Thu, 08/27/2015 - 8:45pm
The case against a Wheeling woman who allegedly killed a kitten during an argument with her boyfriend has been bound over to circuit court.Brianne Layman was in court Thursday in front of Magistrate Charlie Murphy.Her boyfriend and a police officer who responded to the scene took the stand.RELATED STORY: Police: Wheeling Woman Allegedly Kills Kitten During Fight With BoyfriendLayman is charged with domestic battery and cruelty to animals after police say she picked up a two-month-...
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All Saints Catholic School Welcomes Students

Thu, 08/27/2015 - 8:32pm
It was the first day back to school for students in Marshall County, but for some the experience was a little more special as they walked into a new school with new teachers and classmates. 
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A Shortage of Drivers May Bring Delays for School Buses

Thu, 08/27/2015 - 8:29pm
A shortage of bus drivers may cause students and families to wait at the bus stop a little longer.In Kanawha County, there are seven bus driver positions that are not filled.Even though there is a stack of applications, training supervisor Jimmy Lacy says many people don't follow through.Lacy said that the position is "a lot of responsibility, so they think that is more responsibility than I want if I can do a class and get 50 percent I am happy."There are substitute drivers ...
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Shell Chemicals to pay $485,000 historic preservation

Thu, 08/27/2015 - 8:10pm
Shell Chemicals is paying $485,000 to various agencies for historic preservation purposes in western Pennsylvania as it considers whether to build a petrochemical plant there.
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Several Local Organizations to "Start Fresh" Thanks to Grant

Thu, 08/27/2015 - 7:55pm
At least a dozen local organizations will be able to "start fresh" thanks to a generous grant that will help agencies  provide healthier foods for the people they serve.The United Way of the Upper Ohio Valley announced Thursday that a grant of $40,000 from the West Virginia Wal-Mart Foundation for the "Let's Start Fresh" program will help 12 social service agencies in as many as five West Virginia counties.The program will allow a certain amount of money to be ...
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Funeral home in decomposing bodies case had expired license

Thu, 08/27/2015 - 7:34pm
A funeral home that owned a nearby garage where three decomposing bodies were discovered was operating without a state license since 2012.
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WTRF/C.A. House Band of the Week: Wheeling Park

Thu, 08/27/2015 - 7:17pm
There's a reason they're called the Pride of Ohio County. Its been a busy summer on the Hilltop around Wheeling Park High School. As the beat of the Patriots can be heard near and far. It's time for these students to march! "I just love the family aspect of it. We're such a close knit family. It just gives you a great feeling when you come together to perform," said Brandon Moore.Moore has been leading this band for the past several weeks, but his orders come from the top. 
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Parents of Wheeling Jesuit Student File Wrongful Death Lawsuit After Son's 2013 Death

Thu, 08/27/2015 - 7:10pm
The family of a Wheeling Jesuit University student kicked to death in 2013 has filed a wrongful death suit, seeking damages from two men who attacked him, the friend they said provoked the attack and two clubs that allegedly served them alcohol.Thomas and Valerie Figaniak of Bucks County, Pa. want the Fraternal Order of Owl's Home Nest, Loyal Order of Owl's Nest Lodge 2558 (doing business as The Owl's Nest), Ye Olde Alpha, Inc., Craig  Tyler Peacock, Jarrett Chandler and Tyle...
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Animal rescue group protests Steelers' signing of Vick

Thu, 08/27/2015 - 6:30pm
Animal rescue activists in Pittsburgh are reacting to the Steelers' signing of quarterback Michael Vick.
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New Martinsville Police Surprise Local Boy

Thu, 08/27/2015 - 5:46pm
Officers with the New Martinsville Police Department gave one young kid a surprise he would never forget. As officers were eating lunch on Monday, a young boy named Kyle wanted to meet them, so he walked up to their table to say hello. The officers then decided to invite Kyle to eat lunch with them.  The surprises didn't end there for Kyle. Officers had arranged another surprise for the boy as they were eating. Captain Steve Kastigar surprised Kyle with a police departme...
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DA: Pennsylvania man stole at least $30K from mom's estate

Thu, 08/27/2015 - 4:06pm
A western Pennsylvania man has been charged with stealing at least $30,000 from his mother's estate and, by extension, two other siblings who were supposed to split the money with him.
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Pittsburgh woman cited, fined after watching police arrest

Thu, 08/27/2015 - 3:50pm
A Pittsburgh woman is facing a $300 fine for not leaving the scene of a crime when told to do so.
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Prosecutor appeals reversal in GM ignition-related fatality

Thu, 08/27/2015 - 3:45pm
A prosecutor is appealing a judge's decision to reverse the involuntary manslaughter conviction of a woman because a faulty General Motors ignition switch.
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Teacher describes handling gun-wielding teen hostage taker

Thu, 08/27/2015 - 3:21pm
Thirty-year veteran teacher Twila Smith had scarcely begun the school year when a 14-year-old freshman entered her class and pulled a gun. He told her to cover the windows, lock the door and throw the keys and her 27...
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