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Weirton police issue reminders for parade

The annual parade will begin at 6 p.m. along Main Street, and officials are offering traffic and safety reminders for those planning to attend. Weirton Police Chief Rob Alexander noted there will be no parking on Main Street, between Virginia Avenue and Marland Heights Road, from noon to 10 p.m. Sat

WEIRTON DAILY TIMES

Last-minute details coming together for Weirton Christmas Parade

Last-minute details are coming together as officials prepare for the annual Weirton Christmas Parade. Parade-goers will be celebrating a 'Cool Christmas' on Saturday. Last-minute details are coming together as officials prepare for the annual Weirton Christmas Parade. Parade-goers will be celebratin

WTOV 9

Ferry parade kicks off Winterfest

T-L Photo/DYLAN McKENZIE Santa Claus waves to the crowd from the top of Martins Ferry Fire Department's Ladder 1 truck on Friday night. Santa will also be attending Winterfest today from 10 a.m. until noon for pictures. MARTINS FERRY - The Purple City launched its holiday season Friday evening with

TIMES-LEADER - 2017-11-25 08:00:00

Local business shopping season officially begins

"Today is a middling day. But we will get a lot of customers on Saturday. We will have a lot of customers in here for books, ice cream and candy," according to David Rogerson, owner of Prime, the former Weirton Book Company. "My customers are looking for popular fiction, political books and anything

WEIRTON DAILY TIMES - 2017-11-25 08:00:00

Advent Market opens in Historic Fort Steuben

It's Black Friday, but it's also the start of the Advent Market at Historic Fort Steuben. Tourists came from as far away as California to visit. Even some of the products have traveled far, like caribou sausage from Alaska. "Caribou sausage is just a different change of pace for people," said Jesse

WTOV 9 - 2017-11-24 17:20:58

BREAKING: Fire destroys home in Toronto

A fire destroyed a home in Toronto Friday at 3891 County Road 56. A fire destroyed a home in Toronto Friday at 3891 County Road 56. The fire started sometime after 11 a.m. Several fire departments are on scene including Pleasant Hill, Hammondsville, Pottery Addition, Wintersville & Unionport. The ro

WTOV 9 - 2017-11-24 13:39:07

Church news from throughout the area

Dec. 1 Christmas concert WEIRTON - Oakland Presbyterian Church on Wylie Ridge Road will host Marvin Whiteman performing a Christmas concert on Dec. 1, beginning at 6:30 p.m. Refreshments will be served afterward. The concert is open to the public. For information, contact Gerri Harbaugh. The church

HERALDSTARONLINE.COM - 2017-11-25 08:00:00

Officials prepare for Wellsburg Christmas Parade

Officials are getting ready for the annual Wellsburg Christmas Parade. This year, the theme is "A Rocking Christmas." Officials are getting ready for the annual Wellsburg Christmas Parade. This year, the theme is "A Rocking Christmas." The parade will step off at 4 p.m. beginning at 23rd and Charles

WTOV 9 - 2017-11-24 14:21:07

Beyond the Badge: Burning houses and burning rubber

While cars were his passion, fighting fires proved to be Lamont Cornelison's calling and life's work. Many thought he would follow in his father's footsteps by running an auto part store and wrecker service, but when a job opened at the Berea Fire Department in1971, a 22-year-old Cornelison applied

RICHMOND REGISTER - 2017-11-25 04:27:00

HOMEGROWN RECIPES: Dressed Up Dressing

The holiday season is always my favorite, and to confess I have already decorated for Christmas. Yes, I'm one of those people, but trust me I do love Thanksgiving. Christmas is just more sparkly. The holidays have always been a huge deal to my family, it's almost like a big red reset button is hit a

RICHMOND REGISTER - 2017-11-24 13:32:00

Firefighter lowered into 40-foot sinkhole for Thanksgiving dog rescue

Just hours before the annual Thanksgiving airing of the National Dog Show, a Rockcastle County hunting dog was given a second chance by a group of firefighters. The dog was out with its owner at about 7:45 a.m. Thursday when it fell in a 40-foot sinkhole, Brodhead firefighter Addison Atkin said. Ei

LEXINGTON HERALD-LEADER - 2017-11-24 21:22:00

Where can you cut your own Christmas tree? Check this list first

It takes seven to eight years for an evergreen to grow from a sapling to a full-size Christmas tree. But Dale Barker, who looks after 10 acres of Douglas and Canaan firs, white pine and Norway spruce on the Fayette County farm where his mother's family has lived for 80 years, is a patient man. "It's

LEXINGTON HERALD-LEADER

College Football Picks: Week 13

LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) - Good morning, college football fans. Week 13 is upon us. Let's get right to the picks: Kent Taylor, Sports DirectorWestern Kentucky at Florida International Ohio State at Michigan Indiana at PurdueLouisville at Kentucky Florida State at Florida Alabama at Auburn Notre Dame at

WAVE 3 - 2017-11-23 17:32:36

Spending the holidays on campus

For many local college students, the holidays are a time to head home to reconnect with family and friends, eat a homecooked meal, and sleep in their own beds again. But for international students, this time of year can be isolating and often lonely, facing a near-empty campus in an unfamiliar count

RICHMOND REGISTER - 2017-11-24 04:04:00

Berea Council talks KyMEA costs, amendment concerns

Discussion of the city's purchase of electric power again dominated Tuesday's meeting of the Berea City Council. Council member Jerry Little said he is concerned because based on the payments the city has already made to Kentucky Municipal Energy Agency (KyMEA), the city will go over what it has bud

RICHMOND REGISTER - 2017-11-24 04:01:00

NTSB releases preliminary report on deadly Barren County plane crash

BARREN COUNTY, Ky. (WKYT) - The National Transportation Safety Board has released its preliminary report on a plane crash in Barren County that killed four people earlier this month, but the cause of that crash is still under investigation. However, the NTSB says the pilot did not possess an instru

WKYT 27 - 2017-11-24 16:43:00

Arby's restaurant proposed off Friendship Road in Braselton in South Hall

Another fast-food choice may be coming Braselton's way. An Arby's restaurant is proposed off Friendship Road/Ga. 347 just west of Old Winder Highway/Ga. 211 in South Hall, near the Gwinnett County line. The 2,418-square-foot restaurant would sit on nearly three-fourths of an acre, close to several m

GAINESVILLE TIMES - 2017-11-24 03:44:00

Almand: Should-a, could-a, would-a

The continuing theme that is threaded throughout my columns over the past decade is one of hope mixed with concern as it related to my fellow baby boomers' health. I've tried different avenues, diverse viewpoints, hoping that you, the reader, seeing the issue from this vantage point or that obser

BARROWJOURNAL.COM - 2017-11-24 15:35:53

25 Job Openings in Dacula Right Now

DACULA, GA - Businesses across the region are looking for new employees and Patch has partnered with ZipRecruiter to provide you with our searchable jobs board. Here are some recent job postings in Dacula. See hundreds of openings at our Dacula jobs board. Sales Representative Unlimited Lawncare L

PATCH - 2017-11-24 16:48:57

Handshake deal would provide public parking for condo dwellers

Residents at The Parkside on the Square condos and retail development coming to Gainesville won't be required to pay for reserved tenant parking at the public downtown parking deck because of a handshake deal done years ago, city officials say. To accommodate increased demand for parking that the Pa

GAINESVILLE TIMES - 2017-11-25 08:00:00