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WJU Employees Lend Voices and Talents to New Album Benefiting Service Projects

Wed, 01/14/2015 - 1:54pm
Wheeling Jesuit University employees David “Puddy” Agans, Tom Breiding and Rev. Matt Cortese, S.J., have spent the past six months writing and recording 13 new songs that make up“This Side of Heaven,”a full length CD. All proceeds from sales of the CD will also benefit service trips at Wheeling Jesuit.
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APCo plans upgrade of transmission power line in Va., W.Va.

Wed, 01/14/2015 - 1:38pm
Appalachian Power is planning to upgrade a roughly 21-mile power line in Virginia and West Virginia.
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Pa. gov.-elect Wolf selects environmental, parks secretaries

Wed, 01/14/2015 - 1:34pm
Veterans of Pennsylvania state government are Gov.-elect Tom Wolf's picks to head up state agencies that oversee environmental protection, parks and forests and administration.
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Man sentenced in plot to kill Buckhannon resident

Wed, 01/14/2015 - 1:30pm
A man will spend 45 years in prison for his role in a plot to kill a Buckhannon resident.
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Police: Girl, 13, distributed sexual video at Pa. school

Wed, 01/14/2015 - 1:18pm
Police say a 13-year-old girl sent a sexually explicit video involving two juveniles to classmates last month at a suburban Philadelphia middle school.
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Ex-traffic judge gets 20 months for perjury during probe

Wed, 01/14/2015 - 1:10pm
A former Philadelphia traffic court judge has been sentenced to 20 months in prison for lying to authorities in a ticket-fixing probe.
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DA: $800K in theft charges against fired township treasurer

Wed, 01/14/2015 - 1:02pm
The fired treasurer of a western Pennsylvania township has been charged with stealing nearly $800,000 from taxpayers during his 14 years in office.
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Appeals court upholds Indiana liability cap in fair case

Wed, 01/14/2015 - 12:46pm
The Indiana Court of Appeals has upheld the state's $5 million cap on liability damages in a case brought by a 13-year-old Ohio girl who was hurt when a stage collapsed at the Indiana State Fair.
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Principal: Let students hurl canned food at intruders

Wed, 01/14/2015 - 12:31pm
VALLEY, Ala. (AP) - An Alabama middle school principal wants to stockpile cans of corn and peas in classrooms for students to hurl at possible intruders as a last resort defense.
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Municipal pension plans in more trouble, state auditor says

Wed, 01/14/2015 - 12:30pm
Pennsylvania's auditor general is scheduled to make an announcement about what he calls a significant increase in underfunding of municipal pension plans.
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Spring Indicted by Grand Jury for Township Road Murder

Wed, 01/14/2015 - 12:26pm
Jeffrey Spring, the Jefferson County man accused of killing another man the night before New Year's Eve, was indicted by the Jefferson County grand jury Wednesday on two charges, including murder.
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Imprisoned member of Philadelphia radical group MOVE dies

Wed, 01/14/2015 - 12:14pm
A high-ranking member of the Philadelphia radical group MOVE has died in prison while serving a decades-long sentence for the 1978 killing of a police officer.
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Luck Runs Out for 3 Men in Illegal Gambling Ring

Wed, 01/14/2015 - 12:05pm
Charges were filed against three men in Jefferson County Wednesday after a weekend search by authorities led to the seizure of thousands of dollars and illegal gambling equipment.
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Obama congratulates Ohio State on football playoff win

Wed, 01/14/2015 - 12:02pm
President Barack Obama has congratulated the Ohio State Buckeyes on winning the first college football playoff.
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