Brooke County Newswire (Page 3)

Brooke County Newswire (Page 3)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Brooke County, WV. (Page 3)

Results 41 - 60 of 474 in Brooke County, WV

  1. Former Hanover man accused of raping 6-year-old girlRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 16, 2015 | O-R Online

    ... was wanted on a warrant on a charge of first-degree assault for allegedly assaulting a 3-year-old girl in Brooke County, W.Va., when a task force from that state along with state police, Hanover and Smith township police and Washington County ...

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  2. Mysterious foamy substance in Brooke County creek identifiedRead the original story

    Dec 16, 2015 | NewsandSentinel.com

    Water service in Wheeling is back to normal after a foamy substance on a creek was identified as decayed organic material. Brooke County Director of Emergency Management Bob Fowler tells The Intelligencer and Wheeling News-Register that a large amount of the substance had dissipated by late Monday.

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  3. Route 27 traffic signal adjustment to comeRead the original story

    Dec 16, 2015 | Weirton Daily Times

    The intersection of state Routes 2 and 27 and ongoing improvements at Brooke Hills Park were discussed by the Brooke County Commission on Tuesday.

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  4. Micha TennantRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 16, 2015 | Weirton Daily Times

    ... She was a home maker and was a member of the Weirton Nazarene Church, Homemakers Club Weirton, AARP and the Brooke County Chapter Senior Citizens. In addition to her parents she was preceded by her husband Ora Tennant who passed in 1971, two sons; ...

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  5. Creek's foam causes water disruptionRead the original story

    Dec 15, 2015 | Weirton Daily Times

    ... Wellsburg and Ohio County Public Service District. The district, which serves about 930 residents of southern Brooke County using treated water from the creek, issued a boil order after switching to the Ohio County lines and newly installed lines ...

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  6. Brooke board hears of website, grantsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 15, 2015 | Weirton Daily Times

    The Brooke County School District's new website, grants received by four schools and the introduction of the county's school-based probation officer were among topics before the county's school board Monday.

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  7. Key Club collecting for those in needRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 12, 2015 | Weirton Daily Times

    Following a successful first effort, the Weir High School Key Club has expanded efforts on behalf of the Brooke and Hancock County Salvation Army and invites communities throughout Hancock and Brooke counties whose residents are served by the agency to join them.

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  8. Family farm wins with maple sugarRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 12, 2015 | Weirton Daily Times

    ... met while in college. Members of the family also produce a variety of vegetables and are regulars at the Brooke County Farmers Markets, of which Britney is a board member. The family recently added to its crops sorghum, a grass that produces a ...

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  9. Kiwanis lights are a holiday tradition for area communitiesRead the original story

    Dec 11, 2015 | Weirton Daily Times

    ... sold luminaria to the city of Follansbee - an estimated 600 this year - and other individuals and groups in Brooke County for years. Proceeds from the sales support various community projects pursued by the club, which has established Key Club and ...

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  10. Director of Anderson Home being rememberedRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 11, 2015 | Weirton Daily Times

    ... to those who knew her. "I like to think that Mary Ruth was called into a ministry of helping people," said Brooke County Commissioner Tim Ennis who, as a state legislator, nominated Morris for the Distinguished West Virginian award, the highest ...

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  11. Wellsburg Council approves B&O exemptionRead the original story

    Dec 10, 2015 | Weirton Daily Times

    ... water can be absorbed by the soil there and the spaces can't be used for private gain. Simonetti said the Brooke County West Virginia University Extension Service approached the city about using one for a community garden and a resident is ...

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  12. Wreaths Across AmericaRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 10, 2015 | Weirton Daily Times

    ... were paid for by local residents for the graves of family members who are veterans. Four will be laid at the Brooke County Veterans Memorial Park at Brooke Hills Park at noon Saturday. Organized by Chambers and James Funeral Homes, the ceremony is ...

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  13. Mary MorrisRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 10, 2015 | Weirton Daily Times

    ... is a home for severely handicapped children. Over the years she has fostered and cared for many children in Brooke County giving them the love and support as if they were in their own home. Mary Ruth is survived by her children, Barbara Williams, ...

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  14. Market Street Bridge blues could be backRead the original story

    Dec 9, 2015 | Weirton Daily Times

    The blue lights along the Market Street Bridge and the traffic signal at the intersection of state Routes 2 and 27 were discussed by the Brooke County Commission on Tuesday.

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  15. Bruins down CreekRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 9, 2015 | Weirton Daily Times

    ... in scoring. Junior point guard Koty Hudson netted a game-high 20 points to lead the way for the boys from Brooke County, while Justin Loughrie and Cole each collected 10 points. Foldi finished with a team-high 13 points to lead the way for the boys ...

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  16. Brooke Senior Center bingoRead the original story

    Dec 8, 2015 | Weirton Daily Times

    The Brooke County Senior Center, 948 Main St., will hold a weekly quarter bingo from noon to 4 p.m. each Thursday.

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  17. Madrigal Feast returning to BrookeRead the original story

    Dec 8, 2015 | Weirton Daily Times

    ... Medieval-style dinner prepared by chef Rocco Basil and the school's ProStart food service management class. A Brooke County native, Basil is employed by the West Virginia Diocese of the Episcopal Church. He will be serving up a dinner of stuffed ...

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  18. Brownfield coalition to meet on TuesdayRead the original story

    Dec 7, 2015 | Weirton Daily Times

    ... "In Hancock County we are looking at an old porcelain facility next to the Homer Laughlin operation and in Brooke County we are looking at the former GenPack facility in Wellsburg. In Jefferson County the potential brownfield sites include the ...

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  19. Koppers reaches settlement with federal EPA on preventing oil spillsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 6, 2015 | West Virginia Metro

    A Brooke County storage facility has agreed to take action to prevent the threat of oil spills as part of a settlement with the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency. Koppers Inc., located near the Ohio River in Follansbee, was not prepared to contain oil, if spilled, during the time of the EPA's inspection.

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  20. Tree auction helps support toy driveRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 4, 2015 | Weirton Daily Times

    ... auction raised about $2,700 for Bernie's Kids, the local toy drive begun by the late Bernie Kazienko, former Brooke County sheriff and commissioner. Jerry Stebbins, the college's dean of students and master of ceremonies for the event, said when the ...

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