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Belmont County Prosecutor Dan Fry said more than 20 students already have been interviewed - and another 10 to 15 still could be - in a case involving cell phones and sexting at St. Clairsville High School.
Belmont County Commissioner Mark Thomas was sworn in to office Monday, and he hopes to be a calming force for the commission that moves the county into the future.
The JB Green Team board of trustees approved several immediate cost-cutting measures Monday night, including the elimination of their grant program, a reduction of school funding through the paper recycling program and a reduction of township cleanup and tire collection projects.
A Utica Shale oil and natural gas lease worth about $7,000 per acre and 20 percent of production royalties may help the Neffs Fire Department emerge from bankruptcy.
Firefighters from several departments responded to the afternoon fire after neighbors called 911 to report smoke coming from the structure.
A dog is found shot and wounded in Flushing on Wednesday. Humane officers in Belmont County say the Vcelka family found the dog when they were hunting.
The Belmont County Democrat Central Committee voted Thursday to return former commissioner Mark Thomas to the job, selecting him to fill the seat left vacant by the recent retirement of Charles Probst.
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A Cleveland man who spent 16 years in prison for a crime he didn't commit is expected to receive more than $600,000 from the state for his wrongful imprisonment, a court has ruled.
St. Clairsville officials are mourning the loss of Cumberland Trail Fire Chief Ken Saffell, who was found dead Tuesday at his home on Greenbriar Drive.
By: Crissy Clutter BELMONT COUNTY, Ohio -- Emergency crews responded to a gas leak near a gas station in Belmont County, on Wednesday.
By: NEWS9 BRIDGEPORT, Ohio -- Police are searching for a man who attacked and robbed a woman in Bridgeport on Tuesday.
At least five men have informed the Belmont County Democrat Central Committee they want appointed to the county commission seat recently vacated by Charles Probst - including Probst himself, according to county Democrat Party Chairman Gordie Longshaw.