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Weirton Christian Center celebrates 100th anniversary

REMINISCING - Weirton native Vince Monseau looks through a photo album Saturday during the 100th anniversary celebration of the Weirton Christian Center. Monseau said he grew up near the center and spent much of his youth there. -- Craig Howell WEIRTON - What has been a cornerstone of Weirton celebr

HERALDSTARONLINE.COM - 2017-09-18 07:00:00

Weirton Christian Center breaks ground for new building

WEIRTON - The day after celebrating its 100th anniversary, officials with the Weirton Christian Center took a step toward its future with a ceremonial groundbreaking for its new home. Representatives of the Christian Center were joined by members of West Virginia Baptist Convention and local church

WEIRTON DAILY TIMES - 2017-09-18 07:00:00

Weirton Hair salon raises money for hurricane relief effort

Hurricane Maria, which strengthened from a tropical storm Sunday afternoon, is gaining even more strength as it approaches the Lesser Antilles, the National Hurricane Center (NHC) said. Maria has maximum sustained winds of 80 mph and is moving west-northwest at 15 mph. As of 8 p.m. ET, Maria is ab

WTOV 9 - 2017-09-17 16:58:22

Senate candidate to hold town hall

WEIRTON - Jack Newbrough, a Weirton resident who has declared as a Republican candidate for the 2018 U.S. Senate race in West Virginia, will hold a town hall meeting at 7 p.m., Friday at the American Legion hall, 3140 Pennsylvania Ave. The Senate seat on the ballot currently is held by Democrat Joe

WEIRTON DAILY TIMES - 2017-09-19 07:00:00

'Stronger' spawns a friendship for Gyllenhaal and Bauman

TORONTO (AP) - As the cast and makers of "Stronger" collectively rose to take a bow after the film's Toronto International Film Festival premiere, Jake Gyllenhaal realized that Jeff Bauman, whom he plays in the film and who wears prosthetic legs, was still sitting, overwhelmed with emotion. "Jake wa

DERRICK - 2017-09-19 20:21:49

Patty Jenkins is very excited about DC future

Patty Jenkins is very "excited" about the future of the DC Extended Universe because of how many talented directors are involved in the upcoming movies. The 46-year-old filmmaker helmed hit blockbuster 'Wonder Woman' - which stars actress Gal Gadot in the titular role - and following months of negot

INDIANA GAZETTE - 2017-09-19 12:00:00

Fair housing hears district concerns

"They want to create a Neighborhood Conservation District in my area of LaBelle, but I wouldn't sign off and encouraged others to not sign the petition. I don't like the idea," said Ed Palombizio. "If someone comes before the Fair Housing Commission who says they feel a Neighborhood Conservation Dis

HERALDSTARONLINE.COM - 2017-09-19 07:00:00

Raiders sit in No. 2 spot

The Raiders (4-0) are coming off a 31-13 win over Zanesville on Friday and look to continue their winning ways this week against Brookfield (1-3). No teams from the Eastern Ohio Athletic Conference, Northeastern Buckeye Conference, Buckeye 8 or Mahoning Valley Athletic Conference made it into the p

MORNING JOURNAL - 2017-09-19 07:00:00

Roundabout performing above users' expectations in Steubenville

It's been more than 2 months since the roundabout opened on Lovers Lane in Steubenville. Ramping up to its completion, social media was full of complaints and concerns the new intersection design would be a hazard for motorists. Well, the results are in. "It's been open ... since July 6, and it's ha

WTOV 9 - 2017-09-19 17:13:48

Edison High School Homecoming court

-- Contributed Edison High School has announced its 2017 Homecoming court and will hold a parade tonight at 6 p.m. in Richmond. The queen will be selected during the Wildcats' game against Union Local on Friday at Cartwright Memorial Stadium. Vying for the crown are, seated, from left, Allison Crawf

HERALDSTARONLINE.COM - 2017-09-19 07:00:00

Toys 'R' Us files for bankruptcy but keeps stores open

Toys 'R' Us, the big box toy retailer struggling with $5 billion in debt and intense online competition, has filed for bankruptcy protection ahead of the key holiday shopping season - and says its stores will remain open for business as usual. The company based in Wayne, New Jersey, said late Monday

WTOV 9 - 2017-09-19 06:20:48

Toys 'R' Us bankruptcy? 3 things to know

Iconic toy retailer Toys 'R' Us may file for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection within the next few weeks, according to the Wall Street Journal. The newspaper, citing people familiar with the matter, said the toy company may file in Richmond, Virginia, sometime before the retailer's most important sea

WPXI - 2017-09-19 01:29:45

Immunization clinic set in ELO

The East Liverpool City School district is partnering with the city health department to offer an immunization clinic for flu, TDaP and meningitis vaccines. The TDaP and meningitis vaccines are required by law for all students entering 7-12. The clinic will take place 5-7 p.m. Oct. 12 at East Liverp

REVIEW - 2017-09-19 07:00:00

Chester Township man sentenced for shooting neighbor's dog

The first person to be charged in Geauga County under Goddard's Law will spend 60 days in jail starting next month. Dennis Dudich, a 68-year-old Chester Township man, shot his neighbor's bulldog, Zoey, in another neighbor's yard Jan. 21, according to WJW-TV 8 news. Dudich pleaded no contest Sept. 18

NEWS-HERALD.COM - 2017-09-19 04:00:00

Chester to look into home rule program

CHESTER - With concern of funding for street projects mentioned each meeting, one member of Chester City Council discussed why the city should participate in home rule. During Monday's meeting, councilman Mike Dotson addressed council and the audience on home rule, which allow pilot cities to implem

REVIEW - 2017-09-19 07:00:00

East Liverpool firefighters battle blazes at two structures

Submitted photo East Liverpool firefighters pour water onto a vacant Haywood Street house they found fully involved upon arrival just before noon Monday. The cause of the blaze has not yet been determined. EAST LIVERPOOL - City firefighters responded to two fires within hours of each other on Monda

MORNING JOURNAL - 2017-09-19 07:00:00

Columbiana County Common Pleas Court

Paul L. Beaver, 47, Orchard Street, East Liverpool, stipulated to violating the terms of his community control and was sentenced to 12 months in prison for domestic violence in Common Pleas Court. The charge was for punching Angel Mayhew in the nose on March 30, 2015. Aaron L. Penny, 26, Stooksber

REVIEW - 2017-09-19 07:00:00

The seasons are changing, and I'm not ready

Driving to work Saturday, there were different colors beginning to form in the neighborhood trees. The air is cooler in the mornings and the pumpkin-spiced everythings are hitting the store shelves. Autumn is almost here, and I'm not ready for it. I'm not ready for the falling leaves littering the y

WEIRTON DAILY TIMES - 2017-09-17 07:00:00

Award at 42nd TIFF advertises 'Three Billboards' as a real favorite

The curtain has come down at the 42nd annual Toronto International Film Festival, and "Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri" walked off with the "People's Choice Award." As result, the darkly comic drama from writer/director Martin McDonagh establishes itself as a year-end awards favorite, that

WKYC - 2017-09-18 16:18:04

The anecdote served as another example of the extreme balancing act of Jolie's life, one which combines global celebrity with humanitarian devotion, A-list stardom with sober filmmaking, glamour and family.

TORONTO - Angelina Jolie arrived for an interview with the air of a harried parent who had just barely managed to withdraw from her children, all six of whom she left eating breakfast upstairs in their Toronto hotel suite. "The reason I was a little late is they made me change," Jolie, 42, said smil

COLUMBUS DISPATCH - 2017-09-18 12:03:35