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Goal Posts Erected at Busy Weirton Intersection to Honor Athletes

Fri, 08/08/2014 - 10:57am
There's been a lot of talk recently in one local community about field goal posts that have popped up at the corner of a busy intersection in Weirton. Just this week, one of the goal posts from the old Jimmy Carey Stadium showed up on the corner of Weir Avenue and Cove Road. This has everyone asking causing - why? Weirton Area Chamber of Commerce President Brenda Mull says the idea is to honor former Weirton athletes who have made it professionally. She said, "Once we realized the goal posts ...
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Goal Posts Erected at Busy Weirton Intersection to Honor Athletes

Fri, 08/08/2014 - 10:57am
There's been a lot of talk recently in one local community about field goal posts that have popped up at the corner of a busy intersection in Weirton. Just this week, one of the goal posts from the old Jimmy Carey Stadium showed up on the corner of Weir Avenue and Cove Road. This has everyone asking causing - why? Weirton Area Chamber of Commerce President Brenda Mull says the idea is to honor former Weirton athletes who have made it professionally. She said, "Once we realized the goal posts ...
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McMechen Man Arrested on Drug Charges After Incident in Downtown Wheeling

Fri, 08/08/2014 - 10:47am
A McMechen man has been arrested and is facing three counts of possession of a controlled substance after an incident in Wheeling.Wheeling Police say they noticed a suspicious couple around 16th and Market Streets in Wheeling around 1 a.m. Wednesday, that's when they caught up with Thaddeus Richardson. While police were searching Richardson, they say he began to run. Officers caught him again and took him into custody.They also reportedly found a pistol in Richardson's backpack. Richardson al...
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Pennsylvania man claimed to be Texas Ranger

Fri, 08/08/2014 - 10:25am
A western Pennsylvania man has been sentenced to six to 12 months in jail for claiming to be a Texas lawman to avoid arrest last year.
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Youth Services System Holds "Celebrate Youth Day," Honors Bordas' With Good Samaritan Award

Fri, 08/08/2014 - 10:23am
Wheeling's Jim and Linda Bordas were this year's special honoree's receiving the "Good Samaritan" award.
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2 arrested, 2 sought in Missoula homicide

Fri, 08/08/2014 - 10:13am
Missoula County sheriff deputies have arrested two people and are looking for two more believed to be involved in the death of a transient whose body was found in the Clark Fork River in Missoula.
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SPECIAL REPORT: Question of Unmarked Police Cars Arises After Impersonation Incident

Fri, 08/08/2014 - 10:12am
 Earlier this week, a woman driving on State Route 148 in the Captina area of Belmont County saw a flashing red light behind her and pulled over. It turns out it was a man in a ski mask - not a police officer.
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News Minute: Here is the latest West Virginia news from The Associated Press

Fri, 08/08/2014 - 10:06am
A West Virginia water supplier has taken an $11 million hit to address a January chemical spill that tainted 300,000 people's tap water. Quarterly filings show that the spill cost American Water $10.9 million in...
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News Minute: Here is the latest West Virginia news from The Associated Press

Fri, 08/08/2014 - 10:06am
A West Virginia water supplier has taken an $11 million hit to address a January chemical spill that tainted 300,000 people's tap water. Quarterly filings show that the spill cost American Water $10.9 million in...
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Juvenile Charged With Drug Trafficking After Steubenville Traffic Stop

Fri, 08/08/2014 - 9:53am
A traffic stop in Steubenville resulted in the arrest of a juvenile for allegedly trafficking in drugs early Friday morning.
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State to use lake sediment to bury coal waste pile

Fri, 08/08/2014 - 9:53am
Two state agencies have come up with one dam fine solution to two longstanding problems in Pennsylvania's most southwestern county.
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Governor candidate hits campaign trail in Ohio

Fri, 08/08/2014 - 9:49am
The Democrat running for Ohio governor is back out campaigning after a week that has seen him face questions about his driver's record and an incident two years ago when police found him in his car with a woman.
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Youth Services System Holds "Celebrate Youth Day," Honors Bordas' With Good Samaritan Award

Fri, 08/08/2014 - 9:41am
Wheeling's Jim and Linda Bordas were this year's special honoree's receiving the "Good Samaritan" award.
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Steeler player swamped by mail since autograph vow

Fri, 08/08/2014 - 9:29am
The post office at the small college where the Pittsburgh Steelers hold training camp has been swamped with mail since wide receiver Antonio Brown made a vow on Facebook to autograph anything fans send him.
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Pollution rules questioned in Pittsburgh Triathlon

Fri, 08/08/2014 - 9:21am
A newspaper is questioning whether organizers of the Pittsburgh Triathlon followed their own rules when they allowed the event to include swimming after rains carried raw sewage into a city river before Sunday's event.
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This Hour: Latest Ohio news, sports, business and entertainment

Fri, 08/08/2014 - 9:05am
The Republican National Committee is expected to officially name Cleveland host of the 2016 national convention during its annual conference in Chicago.
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This Hour: Latest Ohio news, sports, business and entertainment

Fri, 08/08/2014 - 9:05am
The Republican National Committee is expected to officially name Cleveland host of the 2016 national convention during its annual conference in Chicago.
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This Hour: Latest Ohio news, sports, business and entertainment

Fri, 08/08/2014 - 9:05am
The Republican National Committee is expected to officially name Cleveland host of the 2016 national convention during its annual conference in Chicago.
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News Minute: Here is the latest West Virginia news from The Associated Press

Fri, 08/08/2014 - 9:05am
Federal health officials are outlining new studies on the chemicals that spilled into West Virginia's largest drinking water supply. The National Toxicology Program said in a memo yesterday that potential pregnancy and...
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Duo charged in pizza scam to pay for girl's ballet

Fri, 08/08/2014 - 9:01am
A western Pennsylvania couple face dozens of theft and related charges for allegedly going door-to-door selling pizza kit supposedly to raise money for their young daughter's ballet lessons, but which police say the...
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