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  1. Juvenile drug court added in Ohio CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | WTOV9

    WTOV9.com OHIO COUNTY, W.Va. -- A ceremony was held Friday afternoon at the Wheeling-Ohio County Courthouse for the announcement of a new juvenile drug court in Ohio County, The program will not replace punishment for crimes, but be an addition.

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  2. Meth Labs - Slightly Decreasing' ...Read the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | The Intelligencer

    ... a rise in heroin use is causing the number of meth labs in the state to drop. Photo by Shelley Hanson Wheeling-Ohio County Health Department Sanitarian Laughlin Johnson, left, talks with James Donlin, vice president of Eljen Corp., at the West ...

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  3. Domestic violence focus of Wheeling roundtable talkRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Weirton Daily Times

    ... Thursday at the YWCA in Wheeling. Brooke County Prosecutor Joe Barki, Marshall County Prosecutor Jeff Cramer and Ohio County Prosecutor Scott Smith started the talks with their opinions of the issue. MAKING A POINT - Brooke County Prosecutor Joe ...

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  4. Iconic Downtown - Flatiron' Building Sells After Years of VacancyRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Intelligencer

    ... after years on the market. The purchase price was $105,000, according to a deed transfer recorded Monday at the Ohio County Clerk's Office. The building's new owner, Kevin Duffin, is a businessman who owns several gas stations around the Upper Ohio ...

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  5. AEP Starts Power Line RestorationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Intelligencer

    Earthwork in Ohio and Marshall counties is all part of a major American Electric Power transmission line restoration project, officials said this week. As part of the project, AEP is replacing 23 transmission lines in Marshall County, running from the Brues substation just east of North Wheeling, to the Sand Hill substation, near Dallas Pike.

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  6. Robbery suspect arraigned in WheelingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | WTOV9

    WTOV9.com OHIO COUNTY, W.Va. -- An Ohio County man accused of threatening and robbing another man at gunpoint is facing a felony charge.

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  7. Community talks about improvementsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 16 | WTOV9

    WTOV9.com OHIO COUNTY, W.Va. -- What's next West Virginia? A group met at WesBanco Arena in Wheeling on Tuesday, asking that all-encompassing question about the state's future.

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  8. Police ReportsRead the original story

    Sunday Sep 14 | The Intelligencer

    At 12:41 a.m. Saturday, Tyrone Henderson, 39, of Wheeling, was arrested at the 1400 block of Market St. for a capias out of Ohio County Municipal Court, and for public intoxication. Also arrested for public intoxication was Donald Lee Maupin III, 31, of Bellaire.

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  9. Vigil for Recovery Will Be Held at Unity CenterRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 14 | The Intelligencer

    ... and family and conclude with a sky lantern release at 9:30 p.m. The Unity Center, in partnership with the Ohio County Substance Abuse Prevention Coalition, will be host to friends, families and supporters as they gather to not only remember those ...

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  10. Fetcko Has Retained Benefits Whi...Read the original story

    Sunday Sep 14 | The Intelligencer

    Former Ritchie Elementary School guidance counselor Kristyn Fetcko hasn't collected a paycheck since being suspended from her job early this year after an indictment on drug-related charges, but she has retained all benefits extended to employees of Ohio County Schools since that time. Steven Bieniek, business manager for Ohio County Schools, would not provide the cost to the district - and the taxpayers - of continuing the benefits for Fetcko.

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  11. Justice Grant Funds Go To Use in Sheriff's DepartmentRead the original story

    Wednesday Sep 10 | The Intelligencer

    The Ohio County Sheriff's Department will be getting equipment to stop criminals driving through the county, thanks in part to a joint grant between Wheeling and Ohio County. County Administrator Greg Stewart told commissioners Wednesday night the county and the city of Wheeling have jointly received an Edward Byrne Memorial Justice Grant award for $48,743, and the county's share of the grant is $10,101.

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  12. Man injured when attempting to break up argument between mother and son; son arrestedRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 10 | WTOV9

    WTOV9.com OHIO COUNTY, W.Va. -- A heated argument turned into much more when police say a Wheeling man turned violent.

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  13. Board Waits On Due ProcessRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 10 | The Intelligencer

    Ohio County Board of Education president Shane Mallett said the board is proceeding with caution while dealing with the possible termination of Kristyn Fetcko's employment with the district. Board members are to convene for a special meeting at 6 p.m. Monday in the board office for the purpose of discussing personnel issues.

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  14. Newest K-9 Member Is Born for the JobRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 10 | The Intelligencer

    ... Kayla, is on duty with the Summers County Sheriff's Department, while her brother, Kruze, serves with the Ohio County Sheriff's Department. Keeni, a 2-year-old Dutch Shepherd, reported for work Monday after training in Charleston for the past two ...

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  15. School Officials Walk The Due Pr...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 10 | The Intelligencer

    Ohio County Board of Education president Shane Mallett said the board is proceeding with caution while dealing with the possible termination of Kristyn Fetcko's employment with the district. Board members are to convene for a special meeting at 6 p.m. Monday in the board office for the purpose of discussing personnel issues.

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  16. Put Limit On - Due Process'Read the original story

    Wednesday Sep 10 | The Intelligencer

    ... Friday to selling oxycodone illegally. But apparently, Fetcko is entitled to some more due process before the Ohio County Board of Education can fire her. School board members suspended her without pay in February, after she was arrested on drug ...

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  17. Clean water a subject at West Virginia Oil and Natural Gas Association's fall meetingRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 9 | WTOV9

    WTOV9.com OHIO COUNTY, W.Va. -- It's big business, generating big money for the Ohio Valley and beyond.

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  18. Board Sets Fetcko MeetingRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 8 | The Intelligencer

    Claiming "due process" and personnel laws, Ohio County Board of Education members declined to take action Monday night to fire Ritchie Elementary School guidance counselor Kristyn Fetcko. No mention was made of the matter during Monday's regular session, save for the announcement of a special meeting set for 6 p.m. Sept.

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  19. New master's program offered at WLURead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 8 | WTOV9

    WTOV9.com OHIO COUNTY, W.Va. - West Liberty University is expanding its curriculum and will offer a Master of Professional Studies degree with two areas of study: Organizational Leadership and Justice Leadership.

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  20. W.Va. considering online gamingRead the original story

    Monday Sep 8 | Weirton Daily Times

    Consider these numbers: Since 2009, table gambling receipts have declined 76 percent at Wheeling Island Hotel-Casino-Racetrack, according to the West Virginia Lottery Commission.

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