Thursday May 9
Ground Broken On Mine Marker
It's been 89 years since 119 men were killed in the Benwood Mine Disaster of April 28, 1924, and Joey Tellitocci said he always wondered why there was no statue or marker in Benwood memorializing the mine's explosion.
Arch Coal cited in miners death
An Arch Coal subsidiary has been cited by state investigators in the July death of a miner at an underground mine in Raleigh County, according to a report made public this afternoon.
Weirton Daily Times
She was born February 5, 1938, in Wilkes Barre, PA, a daughter of the late James R. and Jean Eldridge.
W.Va. man sentenced for benefits fraud
A West Virginia man will spend two years behind bars for fraudulently obtaining more than $265,000 in disability benefits.
Wesleyan, A-B men post wins
West Virginia Wesleyan exploded for seven first-half goals Tuesday night, ending the issue early and cruising to a 7-0 victory over Ohio Valley in West Virginia Conference soccer action.