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2 hrs ago | WTOV9

Debbie Green Memorial 5k just days away

WTOV9.com OHIO COUNTY, W.Va. - The 17th annual Debbie Green 5K Run and Walk for Leukemia is this weekend in Wheeling, but the preparations have long been underway.

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Related Topix: Leukemia, Health

Wed Jul 30, 2014

The Review

Police Briefing

A Hancock County judge has dismissed a lawsuit against the Hancock House now that the litigants have settled out of court, according to Circuit Court records.

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Related Topix: Hancock County, WV, New Cumberland, WV, Drugs, Wheeling, WV

Free Republic

Naked Man On Leash In W. Va. Could Face Charges

According to police, a naked man was allegedly being led around on a dog leash by a fully clothed woman on Route 40 around 9:30 a.m. in Ohio County, W. Va.

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Related Topix: Man, WV

Gawker

Woman Walks Naked Man on Dog Leash, Puts Unknown Object in His Anus

Nothing brightens up a Tuesday morning like walking your naked, hooded sex slave down the street with "an unidentified object in his anus."

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Tue Jul 29, 2014

The Intelligencer

Capitol Work on Schedule

The $400,000 facade renovations taking place outside the historic Capitol Theatre in downtown Wheeling are on schedule and expected to be complete by late September or early October, according to Wheeling-Ohio County Convention and Visitors Bureau Executive Director Frank O'Brien.

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Related Topix: Wheeling, WV, Theater, Arts

WTOV9

WLU, Homeland security host proactive survival training

WTOV9.com OHIO COUNTY, W.Va. -- West Liberty University and the Wheeling-Ohio County Homeland Security hosted an active shooter response training course at West Liberty's main campus.

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Related Topix: Liberty University

The Intelligencer

Ohio County BOE Alters Uniform P...

The Ohio County Board of Education on Monday rescinded a policy stating service personnel can be fired for failure to properly wear their uniforms, and also discussed whether one board member should be allowed to wear a hat during meetings.

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Related Topix: Education Etc.

Sun Jul 27, 2014

The Intelligencer

Ohio County Residents Honored With Governor's Service Awards

Three people and one business in Ohio County will be honored this week in Charleston with the 2014 Governor's Service Award.

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Related Topix: Charleston, WV, US Governors, Earl Ray Tomblin, Moundsville, WV, Wheeling, WV

Thu Jul 24, 2014

The Intelligencer

Man Guilty of Assault Gets Prison Time

Deck, 52, of Wheeling, pleaded guilty Thursday to a single count of malicious assault before Ohio County Judge James Mazzone.

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Related Topix: Wheeling, WV

The Intelligencer

Texas Revoked Pain Doc's License

Dr. Roland Chalifoux - the physician accused of reusing needles at his Valley Pain Management clinic in McMechen - had his Texas medical license revoked June 17, 2004, after one of his neurosurgical patients died.

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Related Topix: McMechen, WV, Wheeling, WV, South Wheeling, WV

Wed Jul 23, 2014

The Intelligencer

Highlands Deal To Bring in Pipeliners

Ohio County Administrator Greg Stewart believes things will be buzzing at The Highlands very soon, with several new tenant announcements expected in the coming months and pair of new lease agreements that will bring about 800 pipeline workers to the retail development each day.

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Tue Jul 22, 2014

The Intelligencer

A Second Look At Metro Gov't.

It's been nearly six years since talk of "metro government" stalled in Ohio County, but given the proposed cuts in Wheeling to help what has become an uncertain financial future, the time may be ripe for discussions to begin anew.

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Related Topix: Wheeling, WV

Mon Jul 21, 2014

The Intelligencer

Status of PRO Grant Pending

The status of federal funding that helps pay for prevention resource officers at five Ohio County schools remains uncertain, but Board of Education President Shane Mallett indicated Monday the school system would continue to support the program regardless of whether the grant application is successful.

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Related Topix: Wheeling, WV, Warwood, WV

The Intelligencer

Two Deaths In Vehicles Being Investigated

Law enforcement officials are investigating the deaths of two people in two separate vehicles, one in Ohio County and the other in Tyler County.

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Related Topix: Tyler County, WV, Sistersville, WV

Fri Jul 18, 2014

The Intelligencer

Man Receives One Year in Jail For Misdemeanor Battery Charge

Circuit Judge James Mazzone Thursday sentenced Heyward Bazar to a maximum sentence of one year in jail for misdemeanor battery.

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Related Topix: Wheeling, WV

Weirton Daily Times

Brooke to continue offering notary services to the public

Brooke County Clerk Sylvia Benzo said her office will continue to offer notary services to the public despite being told by the West Virginia Secretary of State's Office it should stop the practice.

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Related Topix: Brooke County, WV

Wed Jul 16, 2014

WTOV9

Without cuts, Wheeling could face up to $250k deficit

WTOV9.com OHIO COUNTY, W.Va. - The budget is a serious issue in the city of Wheeling.

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Related Topix: Fire

Tue Jul 15, 2014

The Intelligencer

School Union Against Uniforms

Service union representatives told Ohio County Board of Education members this week they want them to rescind a policy passed last spring requiring the school district's service workers to wear uniforms while on the job.

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Related Topix: Education Etc.

The Intelligencer

Smoking Ban Still a Hot Topic

Cheryl Wonderly believes if Hancock County goes completely smoke free that Ohio County may need to consider doing the same.

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Related Topix: Wheeling, WV, Smoking, Medicine, Health

The Intelligencer

Police Seize Meth Lab Items, Child; Mother Is Charged

Cheryl Ann Danehart is facing charges of child endangerment and operating a clandestine drug laboratory after police allegedly found several ingredients used to produce methamphetamine Saturday in her Triadelphia home.

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Related Topix: Drugs, Triadelphia, WV, Moundsville, WV

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