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Weir High School graduates its 103rd class | News, Sports, Jobs  The Daily Times

WEIRTON — The Weir High School Class of 2019 took their next steps in life Thursday as they crossed the stage and became high school graduates.



Seven answer call to the hall | News, Sports, Jobs  The Daily Times

WEIRTON — Seven individuals who have dedicated themselves to serving their communities were honored Sunday with induction into the Weirton Hall of Fame ...



Weir High's Babinchak bowling his way to the top  The Daily Times

WEIRTON — Thomas Babinchak has been around bowling for most of his life, fondly remembering going to the lanes with his father, Robert Babinchak, as a ...



Weir High School All-School mini-reunion held in Florida  The Daily Times

Alumni from Weir High School gathered recently in Orlando, Fla., for the 2019 all-school mini-reunion. Thirty-one Weir High graduates, along with 20 spouses, ...



Food Truck Festival a success | News, Sports, Jobs  The Daily Times

To the Editor, What a great day we had last Saturday at the Weirton Food Truck Festival! Despite the hot temperatures, our community came out and supported ...



Contributed Weir High School Class of 1958 holds 60-year reunion  The Daily Times

Members of the Weir High School Class of 1958 held their 60-year reunion on Aug. 4 at Undo's-Holiday Inn in Weirton. Attending were, front, from left, Margaret ...



Weir High School Class of 1960 holds 58-year reunion  The Daily Times

Members of Weir High School's Class of 1960 gathered for their 58-year reunion held Aug. 24-25 at Undo's in Weirton with 51 classmates attending. On hand ...



Weir High School Class of 1968 holds 50-year reunion  The Daily Times

Members of Weir High School's Class of 1968 gathered for their 50-year class reunion on July 28 at Undo's Restaurant in Weirton. On hand were John Tate, Kat.



Weir High School Class of 1963 | News, Sports, Jobs  The Daily Times

Members of the Weir High School Class of 1963 held their 55-year reunion July 20-21 at Undo's, Weirton. Festivities began with a meet-and-greet July 20 at ...



Weir High Homecoming court | News, Sports, Jobs  The Daily Times

Weir High School will crown its 2018 homecoming queen during Friday's game against Union Local at Jimmy Carey Stadium. The queen will be named through ...



Weir High graduates look back, forward | News, Sports, Jobs  The Daily Times

WEIRTON — Weir High School's Class of 2018 looked back on their years together Friday, while looking forward to the years ahead. Principal Kristin Bissett we.



Scholarship program launched | News, Sports, Jobs  The Daily Times

Basil's Sports Bar and Grill in Weirton has established a scholarship program for one female athlete and one male athlete senior student with students from al.



Weir High School Class of 1967 holds 50-year reunion  The Daily Times

Members of Weir High School's Class of 1967 gathered for their 50-year reunion during a two-day celebration that included a mixer Sept. 1 at the Marland ...



Class of 2017 departs from Weir High School | News, Sports, Jobs  The Daily Times

WEIRTON — The 136 members of the Weir High School Class of 2017 took their final steps as high school students, and their first steps as graduates Tuesday.



Weir High students accused of vandalizing school | State Journal News  WV News

WEIRTON — Two Weir High students are facing juvenile charges after they allegedly vandalized the school over the weekend, causing thousands of dollars in ...



Weirton Food Truck Festival on July 20 | News, Sports, Jobs  The Daily Times

WEIRTON — What started out as a small fundraiser for the Weir High School Class of 2020 has grown into “a huge community event.” And that makes class or.



Annual Weir High School mini reunion in Florida held  The Daily Times

A Weir High School mini reunion of 31 alumni and 10 guests was held Jan. 12-13 in Florida. An ice breaker was held Jan. 12 followed by a potluck luncheon on ...



Donna Ferguson becomes Weir High's first female AD  The Daily Times

WEIRTON — Donna Ferguson, a teacher in the Hancock County school system for the past 10 years, has been named athletic director at Weir High School, ...



Hancock County Schools faced with personnel changes | News, Sports, Jobs  The Daily Times

NEW CUMBERLAND — Two of Hancock County Schools' top administrators will start the new school years in different districts. During a special meeting ...



Weir High School Class of 1971 | News, Sports, Jobs  The Daily Times

The Weir High School Class of 1971 held their 45th class reunion Sept. 3 at Undo's in Weirton. Several out-of-town guests attended, and the class thanked ...



Weir High School Class of 1966 | News, Sports, Jobs  The Daily Times

The Weir High School Class of 1966 recently held their 50th reunion. Those attending included, from left, front, Jackie Sullivan Everly, Cheryl Kelchak Olexia,



Weir high school honors straight-A students | News, Sports, Jobs  The Daily Times

Weir High School honored those students who have maintained a 4.0 average with an assembly Monday. Those seniors honored included Amelia Adams, ...



Weir Class of 1955 leaves lasting impression | News, Sports, Jobs  The Daily Times

WEIRTON — After more than 60 years of reunions, the Weir High School Class of 1955 decided to stop holding regular, formal gatherings, and instead make a ...



BBC visits Weir High School | News, Sports, Jobs  The Daily Times

WEIRTON — Several members of Donna Ferguson's Weir High School freshmen history class has an opportunity to discuss their thoughts on the upcoming ...



What Happened to Weirton? Part 4: Where is God Today?  West Virginia Public Broadcasting

The consequences of deindustrialization manifest in many different ways. Sherry Linkon and John Russo, two prominent scholars in working class studies,



Weir High Class of 1959 holds 58-year reunion | News, Sports, Jobs  The Daily Times

The Weir High School Class of 1959 held its 58-year reunion with a two-day celebration held Aug. 25 and 26 at the Holiday Inn-Weirton. There were 44 ...



Local Athletes, Teams Shine At State Track & Field Meet  WTRF

Weir's Sebastian Spencer earned four state championships.



What Happened to Weirton? Part 1: Living in the Aftermath  West Virginia Public Broadcasting

In Appalachia, we know too well the symptoms of industry in decline. However, some aspects are much more visual than others. On March 9, I stood anxiously.



Teachers Protest New West Virginia Education Bill  Courthouse News Service

(CN) – Teachers by the hundreds filled the halls of the West Virginia state capitol on Saturday to express their outrage against the Senate leader and his bill, the ...



Weirton Chamber program graduates 30 future leaders | News, Sports, Jobs  The Daily Times

WEIRTON — Thirty area high school sophomores took a new step toward being potential leaders Sunday as they completed their journey through this year's ...



Volunteers help to make Weirton shine | News, Sports, Jobs  The Daily Times

WEIRTON — There was less litter along the roadways on Weirton Saturday afternoon. Approximately 30 area residents came out to help with the inaugural ...



Weir High Class of 1957 holds 60-year reunion | News, Sports, Jobs  The Daily Times

Members of the Weir High School Class of 1957 held their 60-year reunion at Undo's Restaurant in Weirton with 64 classmates and 40 guests attending the ice ...



City seeking volunteers for street cleanup effort | News, Sports, Jobs  The Daily Times

In collaboration with the West Virginia Adopt-a-Highway and Make it Shine programs, the City of Weirton is planning a community “Spring Street Cleanup” event, ...



Steubenville celebrates the season | News, Sports, Jobs  The Daily Times

STEUBENVILLE — The Christmas spirit warmed the crowd during a cold 2018 Eastern Gateway Sights and Sounds of Christmas: Nutcracker Magic Parade on ...



Weir High band performs Christmas concert | News, Sports, Jobs  The Daily Times

WEIRTON — The Weir High School Music Department presented the Red Rider marching band showcase concert Dec. 15, under the direction of Band Director ...



Weir royalty | News, Sports, Jobs  The Daily Times

Amelia Adams, daughter of Mike and Susan Adams of Weirton, was crowned 2016 Weir High School homecoming queen during halftime ceremonies Friday of ...



Wheeling Central Will Defend Softball State Title  WTRF

The Wheeling Central Maroon Knights will have a chance to defend their class A softball state championship. The Knights defeated Ritchie County 2-1, ...



Weir High stages 'Beauty and the Beast' | News, Sports, Jobs  The Daily Times

WEIRTON — The Weir High School Theater Department will present “Disney's Beauty and the Beast,” music by Alan Menken, lyrics by Howard Ashman and Tim ...



Hancock talks superintendent's contract | News, Sports, Jobs  The Daily Times

NEW CUMBERLAND — The future of Hancock County's superintendent of schools will not be known publicly for another week, following a special meeting ...



WMC to offer free EKGs, physical exams to students  The Daily Times

WEIRTON — Weirton Medical Center has scheduled its annual Free Sports Physicals and EKGs event, from 8 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., Saturday, in the hospital ...



Personnel matters, retirements focus for BOE | News, Sports, Jobs  The Daily Times

NEW CUMBERLAND — The Hancock County Board of Education, Monday, honored the school district's 2019 retirees. “I just want to wish you all the joy a happ.



Weir High School heads back to school today  The Daily Times

WEIRTON — Weir High School welcomed the Class of 2020 and new students during orientation exercises Wednesday before classes began today.



Weirton's black heroes, history celebrated | News, Sports, Jobs  The Daily Times

WEIRTON — African-Americans have been part of the fabric of the Weirton community since the former Weirton Steel Co. opened its gates, and people traveled ...



Weirton Elementary kicks off reading program | News, Sports, Jobs  The Daily Times

WEIRTON — Pupils at Weirton Elementary School are about to embark on a literary adventure as part of an annual reading program. Pupils, faculty staff and ot.



Weir High welcomes the Class of 2029 | News, Sports, Jobs  The Daily Times

WEIRTON — Weir High School wrapped up a week of promoting the importance of graduation by welcoming the Class of 2029 — this year's kindergarten class.



Weir band holds annual Military Ball | News, Sports, Jobs  The Daily Times

WEIRTON — The Weir High School marching band held the Military Ball, a combined awards dinner and formal dance, Saturday. During the event, awards were ...



Capito among inductees for HOF | News, Sports, Jobs  The Daily Times

WEIRTON — The late Herman F. Capito is among those named as part of the 2019 class of the Weirton Hall of Fame, set to be inducted under the category of ...



DEDICATION TO THE BEST | News, Sports, Jobs  The Daily Times

WEIRTON — Another of North Weirton's great athletes, the late Ron “Fritz” Williams, was honored Tuesday night with the naming of the basketball floor in.



Brooke County Board of Education Announces New Employees  Wheeling Intelligencer

By TARYN LINDER For The Intelligencer The Brooke County Board of Education on Thursday announced the names of individuals set to fill various positions in ...



Distinguished students honored during ceremony | News, Sports, Jobs  The Daily Times

WEIRTON — Hancock County Schools recognized those students who exceeded standards or achieved “distinguished” on a section of the West Virginia ...



Mountaineer Futures Scholarship program recipients are announced | News, Sports, Jobs  The Daily Times

CHESTER — The Mountaineer Futures Scholarship program is open to Hancock County seniors from the Oak Glen, Weir High and Weirton Madonna high ...



Stories and videos by students in the Dow Jones News Fund journalism workshop at Marshall University  Huntington Herald Dispatch

HUNTINGTON - A dozen high school students from throughout the region recently participated in the Dow Jones News Fund journalism workshop at Marshall ...



Students get creative for cause | News, Sports, Jobs  The Daily Times

WEIRTON — Weir High School students read personalized books for Weirton Elementary School pupils during a special program Dec. 16. The high school's ...



Hancock board approves personnel moves | News, Sports, Jobs  The Daily Times

NEW CUMBERLAND — With the 2017-18 school year nearing, the Hancock County Board of Education approved several assignments and transfers at its Aug.



Weir Middle hosts bee | News, Sports, Jobs  The Daily Times

WEIRTON — Weir Middle School hosted a spelling bee for students Dec. 16. Eighth-grader Jonathan Velegol placed first, followed by seventh graders Presley ...



Weir alumni gather in Florida | News, Sports, Jobs  The Daily Times

ORLANDO, Fla. — The 14th annual Weir High School Florida mini-reunion was held Jan. 13-14. An icebreaker was held Friday, followed by a pot-luck lunch ...



Crews on scene of brush fire in Weirton  WTOV Steubenville

HANCOCK COUNTY, W.Va. -- Crews are on the scene of a brush fire that spans roughly five football fields along Cove Road in Weirton, not far from Weir High ...



Weir standing against bullying | News, Sports, Jobs  The Daily Times

WEIRTON — Weir Middle School wrapped up a week of reflection and anti-bullying activities Friday with a No One Eats Alone luncheon. Several members of the ...



Alternative school plans advance in Hancock County | News, Sports, Jobs  The Daily Times

NEW CUMBERLAND — Costs and salaries for the planned joint alternative learning center between Hancock and Brooke counties were discussed during ...



Weir library accepts $100K as memorial | News, Sports, Jobs  The Daily Times

WEIRTON — The Mary H. Weir Public Library announced Thursday a memorial gift aimed at helping their efforts to serve the Weirton community. Library ...



Weirton Woman's Club welcomes essay winners | News, Sports, Jobs  The Daily Times

WEIRTON — The Weirton Woman's Club enjoyed an ice cream social at its April meeting at the Mary H. Weir Public Library. President Diana Durst welcomed ...



Six seeking to fill three Hancock BOE seats  The Daily Times

NEW CUMBERLAND — Three seats with the Hancock County Board of Education are on the line during Tuesday's primary election, with six candidates looking ...



John C. Greer Chapter of the National Honor Society  The Daily Times

Weir High School held the 86th National Honor Society induction for the John C. Greer Chapter March 28, inducting 42 new members. Those inducted included ...



Weir High Key Club holds Follies | News, Sports, Jobs  The Daily Times

WEIRTON — The Weir High School Key Club hosted the Christmas Follies Dec. 16 at the high school. “The Follies went great, and the student body loved it,



Scholarship awarded | News, Sports, Jobs  The Daily Times

Patricia Fletcher, left, presented a $1000 scholarship to Jaliyah Hubbard, valedictorian of Steubenville High School's Class of 2018, on behalf of the Dr. Pa.



Hall of Fame Coach Gene Ford Dies  WTRF

Hall of Fame basketball coach Gene Ford has died following a battle with cancer, he was 67. Ford coached for 25 years at Cambridge, winning exactly 400 ...



Weirton inducts nine into Hall of Fame | News, Sports, Jobs  The Daily Times

WEIRTON —The Weirton Hall of Fame inducted nine individuals on Sunday during a program at Undo's Family Restaurant for their contributions to the ...



Weir, Oak Glen among state's tops in graduation rates  The Daily Times

NEW CUMBERLAND — Hancock County's public high schools received state recognition for high graduation figures and were honored during Monday's board ...



New Hancock County bus helps to promote literacy  WTRF

Hancock County has a new bus that makes stops throughout the county to help children of all ages become more literate.



Two Panhandle men inducted into State Marching Band Directors Hall of Fame  Herald-Mail Media

CHARLESTON, W.Va.—Thirty-eight high school bands from around the state showcased their talents in the sixth annual West Virginia State Marching Band ...



Three school board seats open in Hancock County | News, Sports, Jobs  The Steubenville Herald-Star

NEW CUMBERLAND — Three seats with the Hancock County Board of Education are up for grabs during Tuesday's primary election, and six candidates ...



Parade marching | News, Sports, Jobs  The Daily Times

The Weir High School marching band participated in the annual Christmas parade in Steubenville on Saturday. About 90 units were in the Eastern Gateway ...



BU grad, other FSU School of Business students honored  My Buckhannon

Fairmont State University honored School of Business students for their academic achievement and named scholarship recipients at the 2019 Scholarship and ...



Retired Superintendent Elected to Hancock County Board of Education  Wheeling Intelligencer

For The Intelligencer. NEW CUMBERLAND — Two incumbent candidates and a retired teacher/superintendent were selected by voters Tuesday to fill the three ...



Community news from throughout the area | News, Sports, Jobs  The Daily Times

Ruth Williams marks her 100th birthday STEUBENVILLE — Ruth V. Williams of Steubenville celebrated her 100th birthday on June 3. As part of her celebratio.



Local wins science scholarship | News, Sports, Jobs  The Daily Times

SAN DIEGO, Calif. — Lucretia Shumate, the daughter of Katherine and Jerry Shumate of Weirton, recently attended the National Junior Science and Humanities ...



Weirton terminates officer who did not fire at man with gun  Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Former officer believed he could convince a Pittsburgh man to drop his weapon and save his life before other cop shot him.



Wheeling Central's Riley Bennington, Adam Murray Worthy Award Winners  Wheeling Intelligencer

CHARLESTON — The 72nd Victory Awards Dinner, put on by the West Virginia Sports Writers Association, is quickly becoming one of my favorite nights of the ...



Game is opportunity to donate | News, Sports, Jobs  The Daily Times

WELLSBURG — High school football rivalry will serve a greater cause at 7:30 p.m. Friday as the Weir High School Red Riders face off with the Brooke High ...



Leading Weirton law firm names partners | News, Sports, Jobs  The Daily Times

WEIRTON — One of the Ohio Valley's leading law firms has elected new partners. Thomas J. Decapio, Kevin M. Pearl and Carl A. Frankovitch have been ...



Taking it to the Hoop | News, Sports, Jobs  The Daily Times

The Weirton United Way held its fourth-annual Taking It to the Hoop 3-on-3 basketball tournament April 8-9 at Weir High School. Winners included the 3-Point ...



Finishing touches being made for Weirton Christmas Parade  The Daily Times

WEIRTON — It's beginning to look a lot like Christmas, and the Weirton Area Chamber of Commerce is working to put the finishing touches on this year.



Osiris Shriners choose Giffin as potentate for 2017 | News, Sports, Jobs  The Daily Times

WHEELING — Donald F. Giffin Sr. recently was elected and installed as the 2017 Osiris Shriners potentate. His motto is “Sowing Seeds of Faith for our Chi.



Court project gets go-ahead from Weirton park board  The Daily Times

WEIRTON — Weirton's Board of Parks and Recreation will be moving forward with a project to renovate the tennis and basketball courts at Starvaggi Memorial ...



JUHS Class of 1967 holds 50-year reunion | News, Sports, Jobs  The Daily Times

Members of Jefferson Union High School's Class of 1967 gathered for their recent 50-year reunion weekend festivities that included a visit to the Crew House M.



Jefferson-Morgan's Teasdale wins fourth state wrestling title  Uniontown Herald Standard

HERSHEY -- Gavin Teasdale didn't score a single takedown ... and still won his fourth state championship.



Emily Tonacchio, Kevin Barletta | News, Sports, Jobs  The Daily Times

WEIRTON — Mr. and Mrs. Domenick Tonacchio of Weirton announce the engagement of their daughter, Emily Domenique, to Kevin Andrew Barletta, son of Mr.



Exhibit features art work of Lewis Kesling | News, Sports, Jobs  The Daily Times

WEIRTON — For the eighth year, the Weirton Area Museum and Cultural Center celebrated the artistic influence of one area educator this weekend with the ...



'Paws for a Cause' | News, Sports, Jobs  The Daily Times

Weirton Elementary School celebrated “Read Across America” week and Dr. Seuss' birthday by taking up a collection for the Hancock County Animal Shelter wi.



Weirton natives play TV's 'IDIOTEST' | News, Sports, Jobs  The Daily Times

LOS ANGELES — Two Weirton natives teamed up and took the stage in November to compete on an episode of “IDIOTEST.” Their episode is set to air at 10:30 ...



Little Italy Comes to Wheeling on July 22-24 | News, Sports, Jobs  Wheeling Intelligencer

WHEELING — The Upper Ohio Valley Italian Heritage Festival will once again heat up Wheeling's Heritage Port on July 22-24. The annual festival will bring.



Battle of the Saints | News, Sports, Jobs  The Daily Times

The Battle of the Saints between St. Joseph the Worker Grade School and St. Paul School has moved into local neighborhoods. Pupils from the two schools are ...



Brew, 'Que, Country drew fun to chamber  The Daily Times

The Weirton Area Chamber of Commerce kicked off its first Brew, 'Que and Country event Friday — the spiritual successor to its Hog Wild in the Hollow and the ...



Ohio County Students Commemorate 9/11 | News, Sports, Jobs  Wheeling Intelligencer

Most school students today hadn't been born yet when the Sept. 11, 2001 terrorist attacks on America took place — and those who were have no memory of the ...



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