Congressmen make energy tour stop in Scio facility
WTOV9.com HARRISON COUNTY, Ohio - Eighteen months ago, what is now a massive production facility on the edge of Scio was nothing but corn fields.
Fri Aug 15, 2014
Workforce importance emphasized
Career and technical education got another pat on the back Friday when Ohio Gov. John Kasich made an appearance at Pioneer Pipe Inc. in Marietta to stress the importance of workforce development, vocational education and integrating business into the classroom.
Local Departments Respond to Military Surplus Program Concerns
Local police and lawmakers are defending a federal program that finds new homes for military equipment with local law enforcement.
Wed Aug 13, 2014
Garrison gets acquainted with area
Jennifer Garrison, the Democratic candidate for U.S. Congressional 6th District, spent Saturday in Columbiana County meeting people in East Palestine, Salem and Wellsville.
Tue Aug 12, 2014
Johnson Talks Energy during Visit
The 6th District Representative is busy visiting constituents in eastern and southeastern Ohio.
Sat Aug 02, 2014
Officials view traffic issues at Columbiana intersection
Standing at the crossroads of state Routes 7 and 14 on Friday city, state and business leaders saw first-hand the amount of traffic struggling to get through the busy intersection that is the site of a planned upgrade slated for 2018.
Fri Aug 01, 2014
Thompson won't go to bat for Ormet workers' future
My father and both of my grandfathers each worked at least 30 years at Ormet Aluminum.
GOP slugs it out on immigration
Instead of focusing their attacks on Democrats and President Obama over immigration issues, Republicans in Congress spent a full day battling each other on Thursday, as House GOP leaders delayed the start of a summer break in an effort to approve a bill that deals with the recent surge of kids across the southern U.S. border.
Thu Jul 31, 2014
Opposing Views Clash at EPA Hearing
Competing visions for America's energy future clashed in downtown Pittsburgh on Thursday as the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency's public hearings on proposed new limits on greenhouse gas emissions from power plants got under way.
Wed Jul 30, 2014
GOP legislators urge public to 'fire' Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid
House Republicans ramped up their "Fire Reid" campaign Tuesday by urging voters to turn against Democratic senatorial candidates in November with the goal of ousting Harry Reid as Senate majority leader.
Mon Jul 28, 2014
Inside the Beltway: Republican posse rides out to fire Harry Reid
When Republicans talk about "43" on Tuesday, they won't be referring to George W. Bush .
Sat Jul 26, 2014
GOP's latest phoney ploy
Congressman Bill Johnson is touting a verbosely titled item called the REINS Act designed to accomplish the allegedly lofty goal of curbing what a July 15 News and Sentinel editorial writer called "runaway government of the type favored by President Barack Obama."
Thu Jul 24, 2014
The Columbus Dispatch
Two Ohio senators, five reps push to keep 700 clean-up jobs at Piketon plant
Ohio's two U.S. senators and a handful of U.S. House members have asked the Secretary of Energy to prioritize cleanup of the Portsmouth Gaseous Diffusion Plant in Piketon after the contractor on-site at the plant announced layoffs of nearly 700 last week.