Bookmark

Add to MyYahoo RSS

Ohio County News

Local, regional, and statewide news continually updated from thousands of sources on the web.

Yesterday | WTOV9

Man arrested on marijuana, gun charges near West Liberty

WTOV9.com OHIO COUNTY, W.Va. - The Ohio County Sheriff's Department arrested 31-year-old Brian Lee Blake in the West Liberty area Wednesday night.

Comment?

Wed Jul 09, 2014

WTOV9

Wheeling Hospital, Diocese address end-of-life issues

WTOV9.com OHIO COUNTY, W.Va. - Religious leaders and the public were invited to a special seminar at Wheeling Hospital on Wednesday.

Comment?

The Intelligencer

Bringing More Visitors to Area

Local businesses benefiting from the gas and oil drilling boom already are looking to the future, Sleep Inn & Suites of Moundsville manager Joni Grubler pointed out last week.

Comment?

Related Topix: Moundsville, WV, Marshall County, WV, Wheeling, WV

The Intelligencer

Residents Concerned About Pub Noise

Mozart area resident Tanya Starkey said loud music coming from a nearby bar is causing her to lose sleep and is making it difficult for her to focus on academic studies, but Marshall County Sheriff Chief Deputy Bill Helms said there is little his office can do.

Comment?

Related Topix: Marshall County, WV, Wheeling, WV

Tue Jul 01, 2014

The Intelligencer

Sims Denies B&O Restraining Order

A ruling this morning by Ohio County Circuit Judge David Sims clears the way for Weirton City Council to proceed with a vote tonight on the proposed business and occupation tax.

Comment?

Related Topix: Weirton, WV

WTOV9

Cabela's Star Spangled Banner Celebration is Saturday

WTOV9.com OHIO COUNTY, W.Va. -- On Saturday, Cabela's celebrates Independence Day to pay tribute to all of those who have served this great nation.

Comment?

Fri Jun 27, 2014

The Intelligencer

Pair Arrested for Alleged Internet Crimes

West Virginia State Police arrested Timothy Lee Alley and Brett Robert Carney on Thursday for attempting to solicit 14- and 15 year-old girls over the Internet.

Comment?

Related Topix: Moundsville, WV

WTOV9

Officers explain how they track down online predators

WTOV9.com OHIO COUNTY, W.Va. - After the arrest of two men Thursday night in Ohio County for soliciting minors on the internet, law enforcement officers are speaking out on the dangers online and explaining how they catch suspects.

Comment?

Weirton Daily Times

Judge hears injunction request

An Ohio County judge heard arguments Thursday regarding a request for an injunction that would stop or postpone a special Weirton Council meeting that has been scheduled for 6:30 p.m. Tuesday.

Comment?

Related Topix: Weirton, WV

Wed Jun 25, 2014

WTOV9

Police believe they're looking for same suspect in two Wheeling bank robberies

WTOV9.com OHIO COUNTY, W.Va. - Police believe that two bank robberies that took place in the Wheeling area are connected.

Comment?

Tyler Star News

From Jean Wilburn

In 1914 the Smith-Lever Act created federal, state, and county funding for the advancement of Agriculture and a Division of Home Economics within the United States Department of Agriculture through the state land-grant university .

Comment?

Related Topix: Agriculture, Science, West Virginia University

Tue Jun 24, 2014

The Intelligencer

Henry Pleads to Reduced Charge

Corey Henry is free after pleading guilty Monday to a misdemeanor charge of battery rather than going before a jury that could have convicted him of a sexual assault charge resulting in a possible 10 to 25 years in prison.

Comment?

Related Topix: Wheeling, WV

Wed Jun 18, 2014

West Virginia Metro

Ohio couple admit to embezzling money from Bethany College through former employee

A husband and wife from Ohio admitted to extorting nearly a million dollars from a woman who had embezzled the money from a West Virginia college, according to United States Attorney William J. Ihlenfeld, II.

Comment?

Related Topix: Prison, Bethany, WV

The Intelligencer

Rabies Clinics Are Important Service

Among the most valuable services available to local residents is the annual series of rabies clinics provided by the Ohio County dog warden and local veterinarians.

Comment?

Related Topix: Wheeling, WV, Valley Grove, WV, Health, Vaccinations

The Intelligencer

Highlands Property Transfers Approved

Ohio County Development Authority members Tuesday approved the transfer of property and the site plan for a potential new tenant at The Highlands, but the motion passed did not name the business that could be locating there.

Comment?

Sat Jun 14, 2014

The Intelligencer

Pats on the Back:

To several Northern Panhandle residents to be honored in July with Governor's Service Awards in recognition of their volunteer work to help others.

Comment?

Related Topix: Brooke County, WV, Wetzel County, WV, Wheeling, WV

Thu Jun 12, 2014

The Intelligencer

Eyewitnesses Testify In Peacock ...

Jurors in the Craig Tyler Peacock murder trial heard testimony Wednesday from eyewitnesses to events surrounding the death of 21-year-old Wheeling Jesuit University student Kevin Figaniak, including a man who said he saw Figaniak's head hit the pavement when his friend tried to pick him up.

Comment?

Related Topix: Wheeling Jesuit University, Wheeling, WV, Criminal Defense Law, Law

•••
•••
•••
•••
•••
•••
•••