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Movie Night at the Library

The Brooke County Public Library will be showing the animated film Rumble rated PG on Thursday, Dec. 8, at 5 p.m.An aspiring monster wrestling coach, Winnie takes on the challenge of coaching Rayburn, an inexperienced wrestler and charming underdog. Winnie and Rayburn aim to take down the monster wrestling world[Read More…]

Gas Prices Keep Sliding Lower

The average price for gasoline across Northern West Virginia is 11 cents lower this week at $3.499 per gallon, according to AAA East Central’s Gas Price Report released Monday.This week’s average prices:Northern WV Average: $3.499Average price during the week of November 21, 2022: $3.605Average price during the week of November[Read More…]

Consumers Urged to be Careful When Buying Used Vehicles

West Virginia Attorney General Patrick Morrisey is urging consumers to be vigilant when buying used vehicles that may have been submerged in water during Hurricane Ian.“Flood-damaged vehicles could soon enter the preowned market due to the devastation brought by Hurricane Ian in Florida and other states,” Attorney General Morrisey said.[Read More…]

Wanda Lee Osborne

WANDA LEE OSBORNE, 92, of Weirton, WV passed away Monday, November 28, 2022 at home. She was born December 12, 1929 in Weston, WV, daughter of the late Iva Lemon and Henry Brady. She is also preceded in death by her husband, Charles E. Osborne (2016); and sons, Kevin and[Read More…]

Richard “Dick” Andrew Heller

RICHARD “DICK” ANDREW HELLER, 93, of Inman, SC passed away November 27, 2022, at Upstate Community Hospice House, Landrum, SC. He was born March 23, 1929, in Wheeling, WV to the late Franklin and Elizabeth Witzgall Heller. Dick retired from Nationwide Ins. Company and was a member of the American[Read More…]

Robert Phillip Rahr Jr.

ROBERT PHILLIP RAHR JR., 53, of Bethany, WV, passed away on Friday, November 25, 2022 at Trinity Medical Center, Steubenville, OH, with his family by his side after a brief battle with an aggressive, and recently diagnosed cancer. Robb was born on August 6, 1969 in Steubenville, OH. He was[Read More…]

Harold James “Jim” Hanlon

HAROLD JAMES “JIM” HANLON, 73, of Weirton, WV died on Wednesday, November 23, 2022 at Allegheny General Hospital in Pittsburgh, PA. Born June 17, 1949, in Follansbee, WV a son of the late Floyd James and Eleanor “Elsie” (Haught) Hanlon. In addition to his parents, he is preceded in death[Read More…]

Karla Kaye Kafton

KARLA FAYE KAFTON, 54, of Follansbee, WV died peacefully on Tuesday, November 22, 2022, at UPMC Presbyterian Hospital in Pittsburgh, PA after a brief illness. She was born on October 21, 1968, in Steubenville, OH, a daughter of the late Beverly Lynne (Fletcher) Shaw on February 3, 2022, and Thomas[Read More…]

James F. Arnold

JAMES F. ARNOLD, 99, of Weirton, WV, passed away Tuesday November 22, 2022 at Grace Cottage at Serra Village. He was born October 13, 1923 in Weirton, son of the late James S. and Sara Eula Fullerton Arnold. He is also preceded in death by his loving wife, Dorothy “Dottie”[Read More…]

Jody Britton

JODY BRITTON, 60, of Wheeling, WV, passed away on Friday, November 18, 2022 at WVU Medicine Wheeling Hospital. Jody was born on January 14, 1962 in Wheeling, WV. He was the son of the late Joseph Britton and Sandra (Carr) Warden. Jody worked at AMG Resource Corp – Strauss Industries,[Read More…]