Brooke County Newswire (Page 3)

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  1. Project Lifesaver ready to launch in Brooke CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 22, 2015 | WTOV9

    ... in Belmont County unveiled discussion of a massive project that could change the landscape of the Ohio Valley. BROOKE COUNTY, W.Va. -- Brooke County is very close to launching a program to keep some of the most vulnerable safe. The program -- ...

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  2. School board accepts bond bidRead the original story

    Apr 22, 2015 | Weirton Daily Times

    The Brooke County Board of Education has leaped another hurdle in the construction of a new countywide middle school with the sale of bonds for the project to a Pittsburgh financial service.

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  3. Brooke OKs dog breeder controlsRead the original story

    Apr 22, 2015 | Weirton Daily Times

    The Brooke County Commission on Tuesday approved an ordinance regulating commercial dog breeding in the county and learned of efforts to provide tracking equipment to families with children or seniors who are prone to wander.

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  4. Brooke Senior Center bingoRead the original story

    Apr 21, 2015 | 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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  5. W.Va. 2 expansion makes way to Brooke CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 21, 2015 | WTOV9

    Brooke County Commissioners touched on other additions they'd like to see added to the longstanding project of expanding W.Va. 2 into a four-lane highway on Tuesday.

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  6. Adding Minutes To School DayRead the original story

    Apr 21, 2015 | The Intelligencer

    ... The last day of classes for students varies from an early of June 5 in Wetzel County to June 18 in Brooke County. But as we also reported, school days are longer - by an average of about 12 minutes in area schools. Some educators want the state to ...

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  7. Infant death case, others continuedRead the original story

    Apr 21, 2015 | Weirton Daily Times

    A case against a man charged with the death of his infant son and several others indicted by the Brooke County Grand Jury in March have been continued.

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  8. Volunteer firefighter accused of stealing from stationRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2015 | WTOV9

    ... a long list of charges. Brandon McFarland is accused of stealing from his department over a 7-month period. Brooke County Prosecutor Joe Barki says McFarland took the items from his department and another volunteer between last April and October. ...

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  9. Brooke County court roundup: Kinker, Britton, Doty, David, CoffmanRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2015 | WTOV9

    Attorneys for the Follansbee father accused of killing his 7-week-old son are going through what they call a substantial amount of paper work to prepare for trial. That father, Christopher Kinker, was in Brooke County court for a pre-trial conference on Monday.

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  10. Company agrees to pay $16K for dumping drilling mudRead the original story

    Apr 20, 2015 | Salem News

    A waste hauling company recently agreed to pay $16,000 to the three-county solid waste district for disposing of drilling mud in undesignated landfills. The solid waste board, which serves Columbiana, Carroll and Harrison counties, agreed in December to accept the settlement from Central Environmental Services LLC to resolve the dispute.

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  11. Pipeline Developer Sues W.Va. LandownersRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 19, 2015 | The Intelligencer

    ... all." Greene also cited pipeline accidents, such as the January rupture in the ATEX Express ethane pipeline in Brooke County that created a massive fireball. "There are just so many of these pipelines going in right now. And, there is a worry in the ...

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  12. CASA promotes awareness at a new locationRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 16, 2015 | Weirton Daily Times

    Visitors to Follansbee Park this week may be surprised to find more than 100 blue lights lining a section of paved walkway near the park's gazebo, which also has been decorated with a string of blue lights.

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  13. Brooke beeRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 16, 2015 | Weirton Daily Times

    Jacob Tober, an eighth grader at Wellsburg Middle school, was the winner of the Brooke County Spelling Bee held Wednesday at Follansbee Middle School after correctly spelling first "isolationism" and then "alphanumerical."

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  14. Brooke County vet of year selectedRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 16, 2015 | Weirton Daily Times

    The recipient of the Brooke County Veterans Memorial Park Foundation's Veteran of the Year award said he doesn't feel he deserves the honor.

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  15. Plans for power plant move forwardRead the original story

    Apr 15, 2015 | Weirton Daily Times

    Officials with the company proposing a natural gas-fired power plant for Brooke County said Tuesday they will submit plans for a site near Highland Hills in Follansbee for a regulatory agency's review.

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  16. Brooke County honors volunteersRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 15, 2015 | Weirton Daily Times

    The Brooke County Commission observed National Volunteer Appreciation Week by recognizing seven residents and one group they said have helped to improve life in the county in various ways.

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  17. Plans For Wellsburg Gas Power Plant Gain GroundRead the original story

    Apr 15, 2015 | Big News Network.com

    ... of Big News Network. WELLSBURG - Officials with the company proposing a natural gas-fired power plant for Brooke County said Tuesday they will submit plans for a site near Highland Hills in Follansbee for a regulatory agency's review. Brian Helmick, ...

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  18. Lease approved for plant site in FollansbeeRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 14, 2015 | WTOV9

    ... It's all for this a right off of a dirt road on Archer Hill. "Our goal has been to keep this power plant in Brooke County," Commissioner Tim Ennis said. "Not to leave it go anywhere else, so we're wanting to work with the groups involved to make ...

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  19. Meth suspect charged in Brooke CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 14, 2015 | WTOV9

    ... following a traffic stop around 11:30 on Monday night. The Hancock-Brooke-Weirton Drug Task Force assisted the Brooke County Sheriff's Department in making the arrest. Marker has been charged with operating a clandestine drug lab. Authorities say ...

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  20. City Salvation Army honors its volunteersRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 14, 2015 | Weirton Daily Times

    The Salvation Army can change lives. That was the message Monday when volunteers and officials with the Weirton Salvation Army gathered at the Serbian-American Cultural Center for the organization's annual dinner.

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