Brooke County Newswire (Page 3)

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  1. Wheeling home to W.Va.'s only Federal Drug CourtRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 6 | WTOV9

    ... in the northern panhandle alone, almost 300 people died last year from a drug-related cause. One graduate from Brooke County's drug court was at Friday's announcement. She spoke to about how her life has changed in the last 6 years. Once an ...

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  2. Follansbee election features oppositionRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 5 | Weirton Daily Times

    ... Drive. Micucci was appointed to the seat following the departure of Jim Andreozzi, who resigned to serve as Brooke County commissioner. City Attorney Michael Gaudio, City Clerk Dave Kurcina, Police Chief John Schwertfeger and 1st Ward Councilman ...

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  3. Brooke Senior Center bingoRead the original story

    Tuesday Feb 3 | Weirton Daily Times

    The Brooke County Senior Center, 948 Main St., will hold a weekly quarter bingo from noon to 4 p.m. each Thursday.

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  4. Pleas Entered for Weirton Robbery, Wellsburg PursuitRead the original story

    Tuesday Feb 3 | The Intelligencer

    ... of Follansbee pleaded guilty to fleeing from an officer in a vehicle and two counts of breaking and entering. Brooke County Prosecutor Joseph Barki III said on Oct. 4 Jackson led a Brooke County sheriff's deputy on a pursuit from Rockdale Road to an ...

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  5. Plea deals reached for robbery, pursuitRead the original story

    Tuesday Feb 3 | Weirton Daily Times

    ... of Follansbee pleaded guilty to fleeing from an officer in a vehicle and two counts of breaking and entering. Brooke County Prosecutor Joseph Barki III said on Oct. 4 Jackson led a Brooke County sheriff's deputy on a pursuit from Rockdale Road to an ...

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  6. Florence MeneelyRead the original story

    Monday Feb 2 | The Intelligencer

    Florence worked for the Brooke County Board of Education as a cook, and at Bethany College in housekeeping. She also served as an Election Clerk.

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  7. W.Va. pipeline blast burned 23,901 barrels of ethaneRead the original story

    Sunday Feb 1 | Marietta Times

    A federal agency says a pipeline explosion in Brooke County burned more than 23,000 barrels of ethane and scorched about 5 acres. The Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration says in an order that the 20-inch ATEX Express pipeline failed near a section that had been welded together.

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  8. Follansbee blast burned 23K barrels of ethaneRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 1 | O-R Online

    FOLLANSBEE, W.Va. – A federal agency said a pipeline explosion in Brooke County burned more than 23,000 barrels of ethane and scorched about 5 acres.

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  9. Drilling, Pipeline Accidents Tak...Read the original story

    Feb 1, 2015 | The Intelligencer

    The ATEX Express pipeline explosion that burned nearly 24,000 barrels of ethane in Brooke County last week is the latest in a series of explosions, fires, leaks and other accidents across the Marcellus and Utica shale fields since 2010. Nearly two dozen such accidents have occurred since drilling took hold in the local region, leading to several deaths, untold revenue losses for companies and lease holders and unknown future environmental impact.

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  10. Over the past five years, the Oh...Read the original story

    Feb 1, 2015 | The Intelligencer

    From an explosion at a Marshall County well site in June 2010 to the Jan. 26 pipeline blast in Brooke County, 21 confirmed accidents related to the Upper Ohio Valley's Marcellus and Utica shale industry have disrupted the lives of area residents, caused damage to the environment and, on at least two occasions, led to the loss of life. These accidents do not count citations drillers, pipeliners, or their subcontractors received for unauthorized stream fillings, traffic violations or criminal activity.

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  11. Over the past five years the Ohio Valley has seen at least 21 drilling or pipeline-related accidentsRead the original story

    Feb 1, 2015 | Big News Network.com

    ... WHEELING - From an explosion at a Marshall County well site in June 2010 to the Jan. 26 pipeline blast in Brooke County, 21 confirmed accidents related to the Upper Ohio Valley's Marcellus and Utica shale industry have disrupted the lives of area ...

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  12. Drilling Pipeline Accidents Taking TollRead the original story

    Feb 1, 2015 | Big News Network.com

    ... News Network. WHEELING - The ATEX Express pipeline explosion that burned nearly 24,000 barrels of ethane in Brooke County last week is the latest in a series of explosions, fires, leaks and other accidents across the Marcellus and Utica shale fields ...

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  13. Natural gas well production ranges widelyRead the original story

    Jan 31, 2015 | NewsandSentinel.com

    A single Antero Resources well in Tyler County produced 1.4 billion cubic feet of natural gas in 2013, while in Brooke County a well operated by Chesapeake Energy yielded only 111 million cubic feet. The "Timmy Minch" Chesapeake Energy well in Ohio County - from which the Wheeling Park Commission and city of Wheeling draw royalties - supplied 391 million cubic feet of gas, and it also pumped 36,099 barrels of oil in 2013, according to West Virginia Department of Environmental Protection information.

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  14. Brooke County EMS ready for Mother Nature's worstRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 31, 2015 | WTOV9

    BROOKE COUNTY, W. Va. - With forecasts calling for heavy ice and snow this weekend, Brooke County EMS is making sure they're prepared for the worst.

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  15. Improvements need to be made in pipeline safetyRead the original story

    Jan 30, 2015 | Salem News

    Flames from a 20-inch natural gas pipeline that exploded in Brooke County - across the river from Steuvenville in West Virginia's northern panhandle - had barely died down this week when federal officials warned improvements need to be made in pipeline safety. Because of the Brooke County explosion and fire and several similar situations in our area during recent years, the recommendation will come as no surprise to many Northern Panhandle and Ohio residents.

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  16. Pipeline Ruptures Plague Oil And Gas IndustryRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 30, 2015 | Manufacturing.net

    ... exacerbating concerns about structural weaknesses and lax oversight in the industry. near the Ohio border in Brooke County, West Virginia. No injuries were reported, but the explosion registered minor damage to a nearby home and power lines, while ...

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  17. 24K barrels of ethane lost in fireRead the original story

    Jan 30, 2015 | Weirton Daily Times

    Nearly 24,000 barrels of Marcellus and Utica shale ethane burned five acres of Brooke County woodland when the 20-inch ATEX Express pipeline ruptured Monday, federal investigators believe.

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  18. Fire Burned 24000 Barrels of EthaneRead the original story

    Jan 30, 2015 | Big News Network.com

    ... Big News Network. FOLLANSBEE - Nearly 24,000 barrels of Marcellus and Utica shale ethane burned five acres of Brooke County woodland when the 20-inch ATEX Express pipeline exploded Monday, federal investigators believe. According to the Pipeline and ...

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  19. Funding for new bridge discussedRead the original story

    Jan 29, 2015 | Weirton Daily Times

    ... Each are to be 12 feet wide. There also are plans for a lane for bicyclists, with a link to the nearby Brooke County Pioneer Trail envisioned. Ohio highway officials questioned the need for three lanes, so the agreement calls for potential ...

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  20. Issue of bonds given nod by school boardRead the original story

    Jan 29, 2015 | Weirton Daily Times

    The Brooke County Board of Education took a step toward the construction of a new middle school by approving the issuance of bonds for the project, and Superintendent Kathy Kidder-Wilkerson discussed the impact of snow days on this year's school calendar.

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