Complex active shooter drill performed in St. Clairsville schools

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ST. CLAIRSVILLE — St. Clairsville high and middle schools were the site of an intensive safety drill Wednesday, when people playing the role of active shooters launched an “attack” on the buildings. At the sound of the first shots around 9 a.m., some students evacuated while others were ...

Martins Ferry Mayor John Davies: Support Senior Service levy

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MARTINS FERRY — City Council unanimously approved a resolution Wednesday in support of Belmont County Senior Services working with East Ohio Regional Hospital. The resolution follows a recent announcement by senior services leaders and the Belmont County Board of Commissioners that WVU ...

Evans dodges termination for plagiarism By Narrow Margin

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WEST LIBERTY — A two-vote margin Wednesday among the 12 representatives on West Liberty University’s Board of Governors will keep President W. Franklin Evans at the university’s helm. The board then voted unanimously to subject Evans to disciplinary action for plagiarism in multiple ...

ODOT readying for winter weather in Harrison County

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CADIZ — The Ohio Department of Transportation is ensuring it is prepared to battle snow and ice in the coming winter months by conducting its annual winter readiness check on all its trucks. Highway technicians and mechanics performed their annual 150-point check on each of the ODOT District ...

Union Local releases homecoming court


Photo Provided The Union Local homecoming queen will be crowned Friday during halftime of the football game against Barnesville, and the king will be crowned during the Homecoming Dance on Saturday. The game kicks off at 7 p.m. Members of the homecoming court, seated from left, include: ...