Brooke County Newswire (Page 3)

Brooke County Newswire (Page 3)

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

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  1. Judge: Veterans served heroicallyRead the original story w/Photo

    May 31, 2016 | Weirton Daily Times

    First Judicial Circuit Court Judge Jason Cuomo told those attending Memorial Day services held by the Brooke County Veterans Memorial Park Foundation Monday he can't help but be in awe of the military veterans of the past and present.

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  2. Flag folding demonstratedRead the original story w/Photo

    May 29, 2016 | Weirton Daily Times

    ... al home owner and director, and his staff have provided 2,500 U.S. flags for the graves of veterans at several Brooke County cemeteries and for distribution at Follansbee's Memorial Day service. -- Warren Scott

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  3. Credit unions take stand against bulliesRead the original story w/Photo

    May 28, 2016 | The Review

    In March, the credit unions challenged fifth-grade students in Hancock and Brooke counties to make anti-bullying posters. The winning posters were selected based solely on the poster the student created.

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  4. Brooke Senior Center bingoRead the original story

    May 24, 2016 | 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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  5. Bids Accepted for Brooke Middle School WorkRead the original story

    May 24, 2016 | The Intelligencer

    Construction of the new Brooke County middle school moved a step forward Monday with the school board's approval of almost $23.9 million worth of bids for various aspects of the project. Board President James Piccirillo said the bids came in higher than expected, but he believes the project can be completed within budget "if we watch our pennies."

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  6. IBEW, EGCC grant degrees to apprenticesRead the original story w/Photo

    May 21, 2016 | Weirton Daily Times

    Thanks to a unique partnership between a local union and Eastern Gateway Community College, 13 students finished a five-year apprenticeship program and earned an associate's degree at the same time.

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  7. $600,000 EPA grant awarded to BDC, Jefferson County PortRead the original story

    May 20, 2016 | Weirton Daily Times

    Efforts to assess and remediate brownfield sites in the region will continue after Friday's announcement of a $600,000 coalition grant by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency awarded by the Jefferson County Port Authority and the Business Development Corp. of the Northern Panhandle.

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  8. School year nearing end in parts of West VirginiaRead the original story w/Photo

    May 20, 2016 | West Virginia Metro

    ... June 6; Monroe, June 7; Nicholas, June 8; Preston, June 1; Raleigh, June 2 and Summers, June 1. Students in Brooke County missed the fewest number of instructional days at two. The school year that started there on Aug. 20, 2015 closes for students ...

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  9. James KempRead the original story

    May 20, 2016 | Weirton Daily Times

    ... was the son of the late James and Pearl L. (Meyer) Kemp. James retired from Bethany College as a painter and Brooke County Board of Education as a Bus Driver, after many years of service. He was a former constable for Brooke County. James was a ...

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  10. Wellsburg K9 unit visits area schoolRead the original story w/Photo

    May 18, 2016 | Weirton Daily Times

    ... but has 12 years' experience in law enforcement, including stints with the Wheeling Police Department, the Brooke County Sheriff's Department and, as a part-time officer, the Bethany Police Department. Gathered in the school's gym, the children had ...

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  11. Police gather for memorialRead the original story w/Photo

    May 17, 2016 | Weirton Daily Times

    ... representatives of the Steubenville Police Department, as well as the Hancock County Sheriff's Department and Brooke County Sheriff's Department for the annual service, which recognizes National Peace Officer Memorial Week. Following a performance ...

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  12. Brooke schools employees honored by West Virginia PTARead the original story w/Photo

    May 12, 2016 | Weirton Daily Times

    On Monday the Brooke County Board of Education recognized two employees who received rewards for their dedication from the West Virginia PTA.

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  13. Brooke County Man Pleads To Failure to Register ChargeRead the original story

    May 11, 2016 | The Intelligencer

    Convicted sex offender Christopher Barker, 27, of Follansbee, pleaded guilty Monday to moving across state lines without updating his sex offender registration status, U.S. Attorney William Ihlenfeld said. Barker, also known as Christopher D. Cooper, was previously convicted in Ohio County of first-degree sexual assault involving a minor.

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  14. Sinclair will retain family benchRead the original story

    May 11, 2016 | Weirton Daily Times

    ... primary election. A resident of Bethlehem, Sinclair received 8,502 votes in Ohio County, 1,037 votes in Brooke County and 814 votes in Hancock County. His opponents were Wayne Mielke and Michael Safcsak, both of Weirton. Mielke received 3,625 votes ...

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  15. New magistrate, mix of incumbents, new members for Brooke schoolsRead the original story

    May 11, 2016 | Weirton Daily Times

    Brooke County will have a new magistrate and a mix of old and new members on the county's school board following Tuesday's primary election.

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  16. Area residents head to polls TuesdayRead the original story

    May 9, 2016 | Weirton Daily Times

    ... David L. Robinson Jr. of Weirton, in Division 3 are incumbent Mike White and challenger Stu Mynes, and for Brooke County magistrate are incumbent Linda JR Viderman of Wellsburg and challenger Daniell Hall Diserio of Wellsburg. Scott Hicks, the other ...

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  17. Wheeling Heritage Trail Bicycle Tour 'The Most Fun You Can Have on Two Wheels'Read the original story w/Photo

    May 9, 2016 | Big News Network.com

    ... to travel four different lengths along the trail. The most grueling will be a 62-mile ride along W.Va. 2 into Brooke County, through Bethany and West Liberty and back to Wheeling. ... Read More

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  18. Wheeling Heritage Trail Bicycle Tour - The Most Fun You Can Have on Two Wheels'Read the original story w/Photo

    May 8, 2016 | The Intelligencer

    ... to travel four different lengths along the trail. The most grueling will be a 62-mile ride along W.Va. 2 into Brooke County, through Bethany and West Liberty and back to Wheeling. Wayt said funds raised from the tour will be used to support trail ...

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  19. Clarence NeffRead the original story

    May 7, 2016 | The Intelligencer

    ... Steel, A.A.R.P. # 3910, the Elkhorn Valley Christian Service Camp where he was a trustee for 35 years, and the Brooke County Senior Center. Clarence is survived by his wife of 41 years, Nora (Deneen) Reeves Neff whom he married on December 7, 1974; ...

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  20. Brooke commissioners review sick day policyRead the original story

    May 6, 2016 | Weirton Daily Times

    Concerns about a change in the sick day policy for sheriff's deputies and a meeting held behind closed doors were among issues before the Brooke County Commission Tuesday.

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