Author: Brooke Review

Pull Up A Chair

By: Hettie Basil Lighttower How much do you know about butterflies? Let’s explore and test your butterfly knowledge with some fun facts. First of all, according to the Smithsonian, there are about 17,500 butterfly species in the whole world and approximately 750 of them in the United States. And according[Read More…]

Brooke County Friends to Meet at the Library

The Friends of the Brooke County Public Libraries will be meeting at the Brooke County Library on Tuesday, May 21, at 1:30 p.m. The Board invites all to attend with the intent to prepare for upcoming events, plan for new ones, and get updates on what is going on in[Read More…]

At the Library

The following is a list of books recently added to the Brooke County Public Library’s collection: ADULT FICTION THE TRUTH ABOUT THE DEVLINS by Lisa Scottoline. TJ Devlin is the charming disappointment in the prominent Devlin family, all of whom are lawyers at their highly successful firm–except him. After a[Read More…]

Emma Louise (Mull) Kuchinski Virden

EMMA LOUISE (MULL) KUCHINSKI VIRDEN, 84, of Colliers, WV died peacefully on Sunday, May 12, 2024, at Weirton Medical Center. Born on January 25, 1940, in Dennison, OH a daughter of the late Emery and Rose (Emrisko) Mull. In addition to her parents, she is preceded in death by two[Read More…]

Eleanore S. Peterson

ELEANORE S. PETERSON, a beloved wife, mother, grandmother, and great-grandmother passed away peacefully on Sunday, May 12, 2024, surrounded by her family and the compassionate staff at Grace Cottage. She was born on December 2, 1927, in Weirton, one of four children to Zygmunt and Sophie Krukowski Komorowski. Eleanore’s early[Read More…]

Paul Joseph Mozingo

PAUL JOSEPH MOZINGO, 75, of Wellsburg, WV passed away May 12, 2024, at Select Specialty Care, Weirton Medical Center, Weirton, WV. He was born December 11, 1948, in Wellsburg, WV to the late Herbert Reason and Della Elizabeth Crawford Mozingo. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death[Read More…]

Dorothy “Jean” Burdette

DOROTHY “JEAN” BURDETTE, 99, of Weirton, WV, departed this life on Sunday, May 12, 2024, on Mother’s Day. Jean was born in Steubenville. Ohio on September 28, 1924 to Desmond John O’Brien and Lillian Beatrice (Brennen) O’Brien. She is preceded in death by her loving husband of 35 years Harry[Read More…]