1 hr ago
Homes swamped in Adena
WTOV9.com JEFFERSON COUNTY, Ohio -Adena was among the worst hit areas as Wednesday morning's rain brought flash flooding in many parts of the Ohio Valley.
7 hrs ago
Both lanes of Ohio 7 reopen
Both north & southbound lanes of SR 7 have been reopened between Brilliant & Rayland in Jefferson County, per Ohio Department of Transportation Eastern Ohio District 11. A stretch of Ohio 7 near Brilliant remains closed after flooding washed over all lanes and detoured traffic off of the highway.
Tue Aug 19, 2014
Problems surface over Prime Time levy
WTOV9.com JEFFERSON COUNTY, Ohio -- Disagreements are surfacing on how money from a recent levy for a senior center should be used.
Man admits to spitting on officer while in the Jefferson County Jail
WTOV9.com JEFFERSON COUNTY, Ohio - Victor Lytle Jr. pleaded guilty of felony assault after admitting he spit at and kicked a police officer while in the Jefferson County Jail.
Mon Aug 18, 2014
Only on 9: Trubiano faces additional charges
WTOV9.com HARRISON COUNTY, Ohio -- A local doctor who was arrested last week and charged with drug trafficking made his first appearance inside a Jefferson County courtroom on Monday.
Fri Aug 15, 2014
Jefferson County bridge project funded to protect hellbender species
WTOV9.com JEFFERSON COUNTY, Ohio - Eastern hellbenders start off small, can grow to 2 feet, can ben found in creeks and streams around the Ohio Valley - and they're disappearing.
Drug trafficking charges for Tiltonsville doctor
WTOV9.com TILTONSVILLE, Ohio -- Members of the DEA, the Jefferson County Drug Task Force, and other state agencies converged on the Tiltonsville Clinic on Friday evening and charged owner Dr. Douglas S. Trubiano, 41, with one count of drug trafficking .
Water line project begins in Steubenville
WTOV9.com JEFFERSON COUNTY, Ohio - Steubenville kicked off its 2014 residential water line project Friday.
Two arrested after traffic stop
WTOV9.com JEFFERSON COUNTY, Ohio -- A traffic stop in around 11 o'clock at 7th Street and University Boulevard in Steubenville on Thursday night led to a foot pursuit and ended with two arrests.
Pa. man's next trip will be to prison
A Pennsylvania man faces up to 30 years in prison after pleading guilty to a federal charge of traveling across state lines to have sex with a minor.
Belleview Community Pool closes for season
WTOV9.com JEFFERSON COUNTY, Ohio -- The Belleview Community Pool has closed its doors for the rest of the season.
Thu Aug 14, 2014
Kids get new school shoes
WTOV9.com JEFFERSON COUNTY, Ohio - WTOV9, along with Wendy's, the United Way, and Information Helpline, teamed up to Lace up for Kids to provide shoes to children in need for the upcoming school year Thursday.
New homeless shelter coming to Steubenville
WTOV9.com JEFFERSON COUNTY, Ohio -- After several years of trying to open an additional homeless shelter - plus one very harsh winter -- the Urban Mission in Steubenville is moving forward, giving a new use to an old facility.
Weirton Daily Times
Man accused of old murders arraigned
Stanley Rusnak, 65, of Cleveland, who has been charged with murder in connection with two cold cases, entered a not guilty plea during his arraignment Wednesday in Jefferson County Common Pleas Court.
DNA evidence nails down same suspect in two cases
WTOV9.com JEFFERSON COUNTY, Ohio -- Thanks to use of forensic evidence, prosecutors say two separate cases, including a recent Jefferson County home invasion, can move forward with one suspect.
Wed Aug 13, 2014
School supply distribution a success in Mingo Junction
WTOV9.com JEFFERSON COUNTY, Ohio - Dozens of people lined up to walk away with a huge bag full of school supplies and food at the annual Mingo Junction back to school distribution.
Suboxone clinic waiting list growing
WTOV9.com JEFFERSON COUNTY, Ohio - There's been uptick in overdoses in the Ohio Valley in recent days, including two deaths in Weirton from just over the weekend.
Rusnak enters not guilty plea
WTOV9.com JEFFERSON COUNTY, Ohio -- Stanley Rusnak, a man who was arrested and charged in connection with three cold case murders from the 1970s, appeared before Jefferson County Judge Joseph Bruzzese for his arraignment Wednesday morning.
Tue Aug 12, 2014
New York Daily News
Ma'Lik Richmond, convicted in Steubenville rape case, returns to football team
Richmond, one of the two teens convicted in the explosive rape case in city along the Ohio River, practiced with the team on Monday as a wide receiver.
Mon Aug 11, 2014
Opening Ceremonies take place at Jefferson County Fair
WTOV9.com JEFFERSON COUNTY, Ohio - Despite the weather, the opening ceremonies for the Jefferson County fair are underway.