Author: Brooke Review

WVDH Offers New Portal to Help Access Vaccine Records

The West Virginia Department of Health’s (DH) Bureau for Public Health has launched a new resource for residents in need of their vaccination records. The new system allows patients to review their immunization history and print their own official records at MyIRMobile.“Immunizations are an important part of staying healthy,” said[Read More…]

Pull Up A Chair

By: Hettie Basil Lighttower Riding on the coattails of AI and futuristic shows is the topic of beings from other planets or even other dimensions. Do you believe it is possible for there to be life on other planets? This is an age old question. I personally have never seen[Read More…]

WV DCR Announces New Pay Rates

The West Virginia Division of Corrections and Rehabilitation (WV DCR) announced an increase in special hiring rates that went into effect July 1.The State Personnel Board (SPB) approved the implementation of a special hiring rate for Correctional Officer 1 through Correctional Officer 7 positions at WV DCR facilities across the[Read More…]

At the Library

The following books have recently been added to the Brooke County Public Library’s collection: ADULT FICTION THE FORTY-NINERS by William W. Johnstone and J. A. Johnstone. In January of 1848, the discovery of gold at Sutters Mill in California sparked a nationwide frenzy, fueling the dreams of Americans from coast[Read More…]

Brooke County Library Book Club

A group of friends, a good book, and free-flowing discussion… doesn’t that sound like the ingredients for a wonderful experience. The Brooke County Public Library will be meeting on Thursday, July 25, at 5 p.m., in person and virtual to discuss the book “Affrilachia: Poems by Frank X Walker” by[Read More…]

Family Movie at the Library

The Brooke County Public Library will be showing the film Kung Fu Panda 4 rated PG on Tuesday, July 9, at 12 p.m.After three death-defying adventures defeating world-class villains with his unmatched courage and mad martial arts skills, Po, the Dragon Warrior, is called upon by destiny to…give it a[Read More…]

Shirley Amelia Petroski

SHIRLEY AMELIA PETROSKI, 77, of Weirton, WV, a beloved mother, sister, aunt and dedicated educator, passed away peacefully on June 27, 2024, in Weirton Medical Center. She was born on August 30, 1946, in Wheeling, WV, to the late Joseph and Elizabeth Tkacs Mehall. Shirley’s academic journey was marked by[Read More…]