Brooke County Newswire (Page 3)

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  1. Retired Pair Embark Upon - Primitive' ShopRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 30 | The Intelligencer

    named after the area of Brooke County in which they were raised - opened last week and is located at 110 E. Main St. Its hours of operation are 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Monday-Saturday and closed Sundays. The shop offers a variety of gifts and home decor ...

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  2. Wellsburg rings in holiday seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 28 | Weirton Daily Times

    ... Clairsville High School. The latter band made an appearance because its director, Justin Schwertfeger, is a Brooke County native. Parade-goers also were entertained by members of Shriners International in their miniature cars and motorcycles. Robin ...

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  3. Charles CrossleyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 28 | Weirton Daily Times

    ... where he worked in clerical for 39 years. He was a member of the Wellsburg United Methodist Church, the Brooke County A.A.R.P., the Wellsburg Masonic Lodge, 2 A.F.&A.M., the Scottish Rite and Osiris Shrine both in Wheeling, WV, and the Wellsburg ...

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  4. Brooke-Hancock drug panel hears of programsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 26, 2014 | Weirton Daily Times

    ... health fields. The group also heard from Cathy Stevens, who has organized a neighborhood watch program in the Brooke County community of Hooverson Heights in an effort to curb crimes there. The group has held three meetings with local law ...

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  5. Bethany College seeks to work with Brooke schoolsRead the original story

    Nov 26, 2014 | Weirton Daily Times

    The Brooke County Board of Education on Monday gave its blessing to Bethany College officials who hope to secure a grant to provide additional training to teachers in reading instruction.

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  6. It's a 100-percent smoking ban for Brooke CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 24, 2014 | WTOV9

    An all-out smoking ban in Brooke County is a done deal. The Board of Health gave the ban a green light on Monday night, meaning beginning July 1, 2015, there will be no smoking in public places indoors in the county.

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  7. Oath takenRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 25, 2014 | Weirton Daily Times

    ... administered the oath earlier this month so she could take part in a student discipline hearing. A retired Brooke County school teacher with 35 years of service, she was welcomed by the school board and applauded by former co-workers, family members ...

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  8. BDC moves forward with house projectRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 25, 2014 | Weirton Daily Times

    ... Richard Soplinski of The Lawn Barber Landscaping and Construction of Paris, Pa., contractor for the project; Brooke County Commissioner and BDC board member Jim Andreozzi, Pat Ford, BDC executive director; Beech Bottom Mayor Becky Uhlly and Caroll ...

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  9. Public smoking ban OK'd for BrookeRead the original story

    Nov 25, 2014 | Weirton Daily Times

    ... the building's entrance, exit or ventilation units. Karen McClain, the health department's administrator, said Brooke County has been ranked poorly among West Virginia counties for conditions supporting good health and the new clean indoor air ...

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  10. Brooke County Board of Health approves smoking banRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 24, 2014 | West Virginia Metro

    ... Karen McClain, Administrator with the board said a major motivator for the new regulations was the fact Brooke County ranked last in the state for environmental health. "The Board of Health isn't in control of a lot of it because, yes, in part ...

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  11. Coming together to create affordable housingRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 24, 2014 | WTOV9

    BROOKE COUNTY, W.Va. -- Nearly 2 months ago, the Business Development Corporation of the Northern Panhandle and Brooke County leaders discussed how they could create affordable housing for families in the area, starting with one vacant home in Beech Bottom.

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  12. Brooke County clean air vote Monday nightRead the original story

    Nov 24, 2014 | Big News Network.com

    The measure, to be taken up at a meeting starting at 7:30 p.m. at the Brooke County Courthouse in Wellsburg, would ban smoking in all businesses, including bars, restaurants and video lottery parlors, as well as outdoor public spaces such as ball parks, playgrounds and festivals. The proposal would change the county's current policy adopted in 2005 that allowed smoking in 25 percent of a business and did not include video lottery retailers.

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  13. Stadium site to be home to Hancock ChryslerRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 21, 2014 | Weirton Daily Times

    Hancock County officials expect to break ground in January for a new Chrysler dealership on land that's mostly remembered for its high school football games.

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  14. 'Sometime in my life I want to... 'Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 20, 2014 | WTOV9

    ... was first placed on the lawn of the funeral home in early October, it quickly caught the attention of the Brooke County School system. Fithyan was invited to visit the schools for Literacy and American Education Week. "It's never too early to get ...

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  15. BriefsRead the original story

    Nov 20, 2014 | Herald Star Online

    ... ee Youth Basketball League will hold registration today from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. at the fieldhouse. It is open to Brooke County residents in grades 4-6. Cost is $40 per person.

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  16. Short Creek VFD division soughtRead the original story

    Nov 19, 2014 | Weirton Daily Times

    Theo Keenan, president of the Brooke County Firefighters Association, asked the commission to consider dividing the equipment remaining at the former Short Creek Fire Department's station among the county's remaining departments.

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  17. Brooke Senior Center bingoRead the original story

    Nov 18, 2014 | 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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  18. Judge weighs testimony for murder trialRead the original story

    Nov 18, 2014 | Weirton Daily Times

    ... arose because Matesic had observed scorch marks and warped siding on an exterior section of the house. Brooke County Sheriff's Deputy Kyler Ferguson also testified he was called to investigate a fire reported by Pratz on Dec. 19, 2012. Ferguson said ...

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  19. Five-year sentence in Bethany extortionRead the original story

    Nov 18, 2014 | Weirton Daily Times

    ... conspiracy and one count of aiding and abetting money laundering A Federal Bureau of Investigation and Brooke County Sheriff's Department investigation revealed that Weese exchanged sexually explicit text messages and photographs with Shelley Lough, ...

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  20. Ohio man sentenced in embezzlement schemeRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 17, 2014 | O-R Online

    ... the Weeses also must relinquish two cars, an all-terrain vehicle and lawnmower. Bethany College, which is in Brooke County about 16 miles west of Washington, sued the U.S. government in federal court last month for money seized in the investigation. ...

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