Brooke County Newswire

Brooke County Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Brooke County, WV.

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  1. Brooke sheriff to seek courthouse security grantRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Herald Star Online

    Brooke County Sheriff Larry Palmer on Tuesday advised Brooke County commissioners he will seek a state grant for upgrades to security at the courthouse and other county buildings.

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  2. Maple syrup farmers to speak at Brooke County MuseumRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Weirton Daily Times

    Britney Hervey Farris of Family Roots Farm of Wellsburg will share how maple syrup is produced there at a free program at 2 p.m. Sunday at the Brooke County Historical Museum and Culture Center located 704 Charles St. The farm's maple syrup and sugar has received honors at an international conference, and it will be participating in West Virginia ... (more)

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  3. Community Bread Basket will hold golf scramble in JulyRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Weirton Daily Times

    Registration will be held from 8 a.m. to 9 a.m., and the shotgun start is at 9:15 a.m. The cost is $65 per player in advance and $75 the day of the event.

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  4. W.Va. Senate Majority Leader Ryan Ferns (left), whose representation...Read the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | The Review

    ... budget proposal - would be possible, although he didn't offer specifics on what could be cut. But Weld (R-Brooke County) said he cannot support a budget plan that takes away the state police's source of revenue for new vehicles. He noted about ...

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  5. Southwestern controls Northern - SPanhandle Utica, Marcellus drillingRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Weirton Daily Times

    Despite reporting more than $2 billion in losses for 2016, Southwestern Energy Co.

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  6. Rethink Social Services RulesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 23 | The Intelligencer

    ... and Human Resources wants to alter a Wellsburg complex that is home to 25 developmentally challenged people, Brooke County commissioners were told this week. Because care for so many people with physical, intellectual and emotional challenges is ...

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  7. Wanted Aliquippa man and woman arrested in HanoverRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 23 | O-R Online

    ... District Judge Larry Hopkins sent them to Washington County jail without bond pending their extradition to Brooke County, W.Va. The warrants for their arrests were issued Jan. 12 after a landlord, Helen Hedmond, complained to Follansbee police that ...

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  8. Regional RoundupRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 23 | Herald Star Online

    ... nine through 12 will sing, dance and present skits from movies from the 1930s through today. WELLSBURG - The Brooke County Board of Health will meet at 7:30 p.m. Monday at the Brooke County Courthouse. WELLSBURG - The Brooke County Board of ...

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  9. Brooke EDA hears of trail efforts, contestRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 23 | Weirton Daily Times

    The Brooke County Economic Development Authority discussed efforts to encourage new businesses and tourism while also learning about two Follansbee establishments Wednesday.

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  10. Your Chamber and YouRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 23 | Weirton Daily Times

    The Community Bread Basket is a nonprofit, Christian-based organization working to meet basic needs of impoverished residents in Brooke and Hancock counties.

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  11. Shiloh Apartment concerns airedRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 22 | Herald Star Online

    The Brooke County commissioners heard Tuesday from citizens concerned about the future of an apartment complex that is home to 25 residents who are developmentally challenged.

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  12. Road will assist developmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 18 | Weirton Daily Times

    ... Financing Fund, and the city plans to apply for an infrastructure grant to assist with construction costs. Brooke County commissioners, on Friday, heard of additional funding for the project, with the Business Development Corp. of the Northern ...

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  13. Brooke prosecutor - SBarki to address Bethany scholarsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 17 | Weirton Daily Times

    Joseph Barki, a 1996 Bethany College graduate and prosecuting attorney of Brooke County, will deliver the keynote address for the 33rd Annual Kalon Leadership Scholarship Day today.

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  14. Brooke County - S gives OK to seek road grantRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 17 | Weirton Daily Times

    On Friday the Brooke County Commission approved a grant application for an access road to serve Pietro Fiorentini USA and other businesses at the Three Springs Business Park and learned of efforts to bring new businesses to the former Follansbee Steel site.

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  15. Brooke school calendar under reviewRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 16 | Weirton Daily Times

    As they prepare to adopt a calendar for the 2017-18 school year, Brooke County school officials will be accepting comment from the public as well as school staff.

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  16. Wellsburg Elks announce - Teens'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 16 | Weirton Daily Times

    The Wellsburg Elks Lodge has named several Brooke County students Teens of the Month and Junior Teens of the Month.

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  17. Hancock schools super to retire June 30Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 15 | Weirton Daily Times

    ... Kidder-Wilkerson took the reigns of superintendent in Hancock County July 1, 2015, following 28 years in the Brooke County school system, including five years as superintendent. Prior to that, she spent six months as Brooke's assistant ...

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  18. Weirton area lives unitedRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 15 | Weirton Daily Times

    In a time where it often is difficult to find support for a variety of programs, the Weirton United Way was able to exceed its goal for the 2016 campaign.

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  19. Brooke joins other districts in supporting RESA systemRead the original story

    Tuesday Feb 14 | Weirton Daily Times

    Brooke County school officials have joined others in urging state legislators to preserve West Virginia's nine Regional Educational Service Agencies.

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  20. Brooke County Schools renew superintendent's contractRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 14 | Weirton Daily Times

    On Monday the Brooke County Board of Education approved new three-year contracts for the superintendent and assistant superintendent of schools and agreed to provide funds for a prevention resource officer at Brooke High School.

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