Brooke County Newswire (Page 3)

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  1. Despite elements, firefighters contain Weirton house fireRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 8 | WTOV9

    ... the home needed to be checked out. In addition to the response from all of those nearby departments, the Brooke County Emergency Management Agency was also on hand, and it brought a trailer full of equipment. Because the fire was put out so quickly, ...

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  2. New delegate, senator hold town hall in Brooke CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 8 | WTOV9

    ... the tax code that will then be able to tackle the issues that mean so much to a lot of us," added Weld, R-Brooke County. "People here in the state weren't happy with where it was going. It was just too long of West Virginia being 45th in something, ...

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  3. Brooke Senior Center bingoRead the original story

    Tuesday Jan 6 | 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. Brooke County hit with rash of murdersRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 5 | WTOV9

    There's no doubt Brooke County Prosecutor Joe Barki is a busy man. He is dealing with a total of five murder cases, all occurring within the last 18 months, an unprecedented number in the county.

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  5. Active murder cases up sharply in BrookeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 5 | Weirton Daily Times

    MURDER?CASES MOUNT - Brooke County Prosecutor Joseph Barki III is currently dealing with more murder cases than he has in his previous 13 years combined.

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  6. Five Murder Cases Under Investigation in BrookeRead the original story

    Sunday Jan 4 | Big News Network.com

    ... of Big News Network. WELLSBURG - Joseph Barki is carrying a full plate of murder cases into his third year as Brooke County prosecutor. Barki, who took over as the county's chief law enforcement officer in January 2012 after serving for 11 years as ...

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  7. Weather accidents numerousRead the original story

    Saturday Jan 3 | Weirton Daily Times

    ... a Follansbee fire truck itself, that skidded on the bridge, but he wasn't aware of any injuries. Bob Fowler, Brooke County emergency management director, said he himself was stranded on state Route 88 between West Liberty and Bethany when the road ...

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  8. Big projects planned for state highways in 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 1 | West Virginia Metro

    ... for the state this year will be to launch construction on the Wellsburg Bri d ge across the Ohio River in Brooke County. The project will take about three years to complete. As usual, funding will be a big obstacle in 2015. Mattox said the new P-3 ...

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  9. New commissioner shares vision for Brooke CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 31 | WTOV9

    Through the eyes of its newest commissioner, there's a new vision for Brooke County. Stacey Wise was sworn in Wednesday, taking over for Norma Tarr, who held the position for 12 years.

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  10. Community leaders battle drugsRead the original story

    Wednesday Dec 31 | Tyler Star News

    ... Erikka Storch, W.Va House of Delegates, Business & Legislation Subcommittee; Sheriff Chuck Jackson, Brooke County Sheriff's Department, Law Enforcement Subcommittee; Mark Games, president/CEO of Northwood Health Systems, Mental Health/Substance ...

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  11. Salvation Army goal for kettles surpassedRead the original story

    Wednesday Dec 31 | Weirton Daily Times

    Following a late rally, the Weirton Salvation Army announced Tuesday it had surpassed its goal for this year's kettle drive.

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  12. City hosts police, fire, EMT serviceRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 31 | Weirton Daily Times

    ... Weirton Room of the Millsop Community Center. Seated, from left, were Jefferson County Sheriff Fred Abdalla, Brooke County Sheriff Chuck Jackson, Weirton Mayor George J. Kondik, Weirton Police Chief Rob Alexander and Weirton Fire Chief Jerry ...

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  13. Man facing sex abuse charges wants bond reducedRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 22, 2014 | WTOV9

    A Wellsburg man accused of sexually abusing a 14-year-old was in Brooke County Magistrate Court on Monday asking that his bond be reduced. Joseph Britton faces several sex abuse charges and had his bond set at $80,000.

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  14. Kettle drive down $5,000 from goalRead the original story

    Dec 22, 2014 | Weirton Daily Times

    With Christmas only a few days away, bell ringers for the Salvation Army will be wrapping up their duties of collecting for the organization, but local officials say they have fallen behind in their fundraising efforts this holiday season.

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  15. Man sentenced for drug deal near schoolRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 19, 2014 | WTOV9

    Justin Lee Moore, 29, pleaded guilty in a Brooke County court Friday on a charge of delivering a controlled substance within 1,000 feet of a school. On March 31, Moore was caught selling powdered cocaine near the McDonald's in Follansbee, which is near Follansbee Middle School.

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  16. Woman Sought In Arrow DeathRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 19, 2014 | The Intelligencer

    ... Street Extension and when the neighbor opened the door, fell inside and onto the floor. City Police and the Brooke County Sheriff's Department were dispatched to the scene soon after. Skinner said Plants was pronounced dead at the scene, and his ...

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  17. School Board Updates Snow Day ProcedureRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 19, 2014 | The Intelligencer

    ... Mike Ferro, D-Marshall; Erikka Storch, R-Ohio; David Evans, R-Marshall; and delegate-elect Ryan Weld, a Brooke County Republican. Patrick Riddle, technology coordinator for Ohio County Schools, spoke of the need for more technical support personnel ...

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  18. Brooke County Man Killed With ArrowRead the original story

    Dec 19, 2014 | Big News Network.com

    ... and is administered by Mainstream Media EC on behalf of Big News Network. WELLSBURG - City police and the Brooke County Sheriff's Department are investigating a man's bow-and-arrow death Thursday. Police Sgt. Les Skinner said Wesley Plants, 51, of ...

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  19. Man dies after being shot with arrow in W.Va.Read the original story

    Dec 18, 2014 | O-R Online

    – Police are investigating the death of a man who was shot with an arrow in Brooke County. After Plants was shot, Wellsburg Police Chief Stanley Kins said he went across the road to a neighbor's home. He collapsed there and died.

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  20. Man Dies After Being Shot With Arrow In West VirginiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 18, 2014 | CBS Local

    ... , 7-days [...] WELLSBURG, W.Va. (AP) - Police are investigating the death of man who was shot with an arrow in Brooke County, W. Va.

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