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Marshall Levy Rate Lowered
The Marshall County Board of Education officially lowered the district's excess levy rate from 98 to 94 percent Tuesday after receiving approval from the West Virginia State Auditor's Office.
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Tue Apr 15, 2014
Obamacare Costing County
Marshall County commissioners provided 103 full-time employees $1,500 pay raises for fiscal year 2015, but certain provisions of the Affordable Care Act are making it more expensive for them to provide workers with health insurance.
Council Raises Ambulance Fees, OKs Annexation of Properties
Wheeling City Council voted to expand the city's borders and charge more for ambulance service during their Tuesday meeting.
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Utica shale rush comes to West Virginia
For several years, companies drilled into the Marcellus Shale in West Virginia and the Utica Shale in Ohio.
Mon Apr 14, 2014
25 Office-Seekers Speak in McMechen
One candidate pledged to donate his salary to charity if voters elect him to the Marshall County Commission, while another said he believes the county needs to develop a centralized water system to increase reliability.
Sat Apr 12, 2014
One person killed in two-car crash
Officials with the Marshall County Sheriff's Office are investigating a fatal car accident that happened Saturday evening in Moundsville.
Fri Apr 11, 2014
Main Street Bank Earnings Jump Up
Now with locations in Center Wheeling, Elm Grove, Wellsburg and Moundsville - and holding total assets of $306 million - Main Street Bank saw its earnings jump by 20 percent from 2012 to 2013.
Thu Apr 10, 2014
Traveling West Virginia streaming video
Located just over a mile from the Glen Dale Marx Factory, in Moundsville, West Virginia the Marx Toy Museum displays the toys of Louis Marx & Co.
Tue Apr 08, 2014
Foul Play Not Eyed in Man's Death
Marshall County Sheriffs deputies found Charles Taylor, 37, of Moundsville, dead at about 6 p.m. Monday at a pump station along Big Wheeling Creek.
Truck, Driver Sought In Cemetery Damage
Marshall County Sheriff Kevin Cecil and his deputies are looking for someone who damaged several grave sites at Highland Cemetery in Cameron over the weekend by running them over with a pickup truck.
Pipeline Blast Rattles Moundsvil...
Cooking breakfast in his kitchen shortly before 8 a.m. Saturday, Frank Elza Jr. of Middle Grave Creek Road had no idea he and his family would soon be on the run due to the rupture of a 12-inch pipeline carrying natural gas to the Williams Energy Oak Grove processing plant.
Mon Apr 07, 2014
Truck damages grave sites at Cameron cemetery
Police say dozens of markers and grave sites at a cemetery in Cameron sustained damage when a pickup truck ran over them.
Sat Apr 05, 2014
Marshall County Gas Pipeline Explodes, No Injuries Reported
Six homes were evacuated in Marshall County after a 12-inch gas pipeline exploded.
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Natural gas line explosion in Marshall County
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Fri Apr 04, 2014
Partners in Education Honor Top Teachers
The Wheeling Area Chamber of Commerce held it's annual Partners In Education luncheon Friday at West Virginia Northern Community College's Education Building to honor the work and dedication of local teachers and students.
City Hires Engineer to Mop up Water Problems
Despite reservations about paying $3.67 million to renovate McMechen's aging water plant, City Council voted 5-0 Thursday to pay an engineer to move forward with the plans.
Thu Apr 03, 2014
Ready for Takeoff
Reaching heights as high as 400 feet above the hills of Marshall County is a thrill ride that carries brave passengers at speeds around 50 mph - all without the constraints of a roller coaster car.
Wed Apr 02, 2014
Tractor Trailer Spills Degreaser on Burch Ridge
Burch Ridge Road remained closed this morning as environmental clean-up crews working with the West Virginia Division of Highways manage a spill from a tractor trailer accident.
Road closed for several hours; HAZMAT crew responding
It happened just after midnight on Burch Ridge Road in Moundsville. The road had been closed for nearly 12 hours, with crews expecting it to reopen sometime around noon.
Mon Mar 31, 2014
McMechen, Marshall County Offices To Be on May 13 Ballot
McMechen Mayor Michael Gracik said he worked as hard as he could during his six years in office, but just could not bring himself to seek another four-year term in the May 13 election.