Hancock County Newswire (Page 6)

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  1. Alpha Tau chapter of WV Alpha Delta KappaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 18, 2015 | The Review

    ... to be distributed to the Energy Express summer reading program. Becky Atkinson, Wellness Coordinator for the Hancock County Senior Center, explained the benefits of yoga exercise and led the group through several beginner movements.

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  2. Election filing open in New CumberlandRead the original story

    Jan 16, 2015 | Weirton Daily Times

    ... currently registered to vote, but wish to do so for the municipal election will need to register through the Hancock County Clerk's Office by April 21.

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  3. Gabriel House moving next doorRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 16, 2015 | The Review

    ... necessary items. Antwi said that mission has grown as an ecumenical network of churches throughout northern Hancock County have signed on. "They are committed to safeguarding and honoring life. They do that by offering immediate and practical help ...

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  4. Hancock County couple indicted in connection with meth labRead the original story

    Jan 14, 2015 | The Review

    A Hancock County couple has been indicted in connection with an incident that injured two sheriff's deputies who were investigating a suspected methamphetamine lab last week. Gregory "Bubba" Dailey, 27, no fixed address, and Megan A. McDonald, 26, no fixed address, face charges of conspiracy, operating a clandestine drug lab and exposure of police officer to methamphetamine manufacturing.

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  5. 4 Hancock County Schools earn highest honors after statewide testingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 14, 2015 | WTOV9

    Hancock County Schools are celebrating their students this week after they performed above the state average for the 2013-2014 in state testing. Four schools in the county were named "success" schools, which is the highest honor a West Virginia school can achieve.

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  6. Results can be tough to interpretRead the original story

    Jan 14, 2015 | Weirton Daily Times

    While Hancock County's WESTEST2 results are better than the state average, interpreting those numbers and using them for students' benefit is often more art than science.

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  7. Area students do well in testingRead the original story

    Jan 14, 2015 | Weirton Daily Times

    Director of Student Services Dawn Petrovich told board members that, as a result, the number of "Success" schools in Hancock County doubled in 2014 - from two to four - at a time when the number of "Success" schools statewide dropped from 190 to 119.

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  8. Man sues Hancock over dirt pit denialRead the original story

    Jan 13, 2015 | Sea Coast Echo

    Local businessman Kevin Haas last week filed a "Bill of Exceptions" in Hancock County Circuit Court over a recent decision by the Hancock County Board of Supervisors to deny a dirt pit on Old Kiln-Picayune Road. On Dec. 15, 2014, supervisors held a public hearing on Haas's proposed dirt pit.

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  9. WV lawmakers hear from Weirton residentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 11, 2015 | WTOV9

    West Virginia lawmakers heard a number of concerns from Hancock County residents in Weirton today, just days before heading off to Charleston for the 2015 legislative session. The economy, the rise of drug addiction and taxes were just some of the many issues raised at the town hall meeting led by West Virginia State Senator Ryan Ferns, Delegates Pat McGeehan and Mark Zatezalo at the Mary H. Weir Library on Saturday.

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  10. Residents voice opinions at town hall meetingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 10, 2015 | The Review

    ... Wednesday at the state capital in Charleston for the 60-day regular session. (Photo by Steve Rappach) Hancock County Sheriff Ralph Fletcher addresses concerns during Saturday's town hall meeting at the Chester Municipal Building. (Photo by Steve ...

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  11. Elected officials hear concerns from residentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 10, 2015 | Weirton Daily Times

    Area legislators wrapped up a series of town hall meetings Saturday, gathering in Hancock County to hear concerns directly from local residents prior to the start of this year's session.

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  12. Weirton Salvation Army receives - Coats for Kids' checkRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 9, 2015 | WTOV9

    HANCOCK COUNTY, W.Va. - The Salvation Army in Weirton received a check Friday for more than $3,000 for Brooke and Hancock counties thanks to your donations.

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  13. Barnabei joins Hancock CommissionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 9, 2015 | Weirton Daily Times

    The Hancock County Commission is starting the new year off with a new member and a generally positive outlook on the state of the county.

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  14. Commission welcomes newly elected member to panelRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 9, 2015 | The Review

    The Hancock County Commission is starting the new year off with a new member and a generally positive outlook on the state of the county. Commissioners Jeff Davis and Mike Swartzmiller welcomed the newly-elected Joe Barnabei to the panel on Thursday.

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  15. Hancock County ArrestsRead the original story

    Jan 9, 2015 | The Review

    Samuel C. Moore II, 22, of New Cumberland: Driving under the influence with a minor, driving under suspension (administrative), stop sign violation, speeding; Dec. 31. Ronald G. Smith, 63, of Weirton: Leaving the scene of an accident, failure to report, no proof of insurance; Dec. 31.

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  16. Legislators hear public concernsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 8, 2015 | Weirton Daily Times

    ... Another will be held at 6 p.m. today at Christ United Methodist Church in Wheeling, with two others set for Hancock County on Saturday at 10 a.m. at the Mary H. Weir Public Library in Weirton and at 1 p.m. at Chester City Hall. HEARING?CONCERNS - ...

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  17. Weirton officials sending banner to N.Y. to honor fallen policemenRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 7, 2015 | WTOV9

    Weirton officials, as well as community members, gathered Wednesday to hold a memorial in honor of the two New York police officers gunned down last month. During the memorial, Hancock County Councilman and one of the event's organizers Fred Marsh asked those in attendance to sign a banner with words of encouragement or prayers to send to the New York Police Department.

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  18. Maureen Vulgamore sworn into area councilRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 7, 2015 | Weirton Daily Times

    ... Fall River Fest Committee, Vulgamore has lived in the city for 35 years. She and her family moved to Hancock County at the end of her junior year in high school, and she graduated from Oak Glen High School in 1972. "Just being around the town for ...

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  19. County deputies exposed to drug lab fumesRead the original story

    Jan 7, 2015 | Weirton Daily Times

    Two Hancock County deputies were injured Monday evening when they were exposed to what are believed to be drug lab fumes.

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  20. Ruling may be windfall for HancockRead the original story

    Jan 7, 2015 | Weirton Daily Times

    A judge's decision to side with Hancock County in its lawsuit against Mountaineer Casino, Racetrack & Resort could result in a tax windfall of hundreds of thousands of dollars for the county.

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