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I-70 Lane Shifts Coming to Fort Henry Bridge

WHEELING — Those traveling on Interstate 70 between Wheeling Tunnel and the West Virginia-Ohio state line could see lane shifts as early as today and over the coming week. West Virginia Division of Highways Area Engineer Mike Witherow said that, as part of the I-70 Bridges project, ...

Belmont police chief now playing several roles in Eastern Ohio

BELMONT — Belmont Police Chief Andrew Miller recently added yet another job to his resume — he is now also a part-time officer for the Bridgeport Police Department. After joining the Bridgeport Police Department earlier this month, Miller now holds a total of seven jobs, three of which ...

Belmont Brewerks gearing up for the return of outdoor dining

Owner says community is important to eatery MARTINS FERRY — Belmont Brewerks, Martins Ferry’s newest downtown restaurant and bar, is gearing up for warmer weather and serving patrons in its outdoor dining area. Co-owner Nicole Stephens said the eatery’s patio enclosure will remain ...

Support local, shop local, play local

We have asked that you support and shop local. Now we suggest that you play local, too. Belmont County offer visitors unique and beautiful destinations with opportunities for making memories with family and friends. Whether it is walking down a wooded trail, discovering small-town hidden ...

Centerville man who survived with transplanted heart for 35 years dies

CENTERVILLE — Centerville resident Joe Rosen, who lived with a donor heart for more than 35 years, died Feb. 28. He was 64 years old. Rosen graduated from Union Local High School in 1974. He was born in Glen Dale on July 17, 1956, a son of the late Mike Rosen and Grace Garrison ...

Project Forward looking to help improve Purple City

MARTINS FERRY — Project Forward continues working to revitalize Martins Ferry’s downtown business area and bring tourism to the city. The Rev. William Webster, pastor of Grace Presbyterian Church and president of Project Forward, said the nonprofit is looking toward the future. The past ...