This Police Officer was attacked in front of his homePublic Safety UnleashedNewsBreak Contributor
Famous food chain opens another location in West VirginiaKristen WaltersNewsBreak Contributor
Old Cadiz Rd. A bunch of crows just hanging out!!!KbroylesNewsBreak Contributor
Shadyside Recognized as One of the Best Neighborhoods in PittsburghErickNewsBreak Contributor
Union Hill Rd. There’s something calming seeing the flag waving in the wind as we smoke 💨 our 420 at 2:30 😂KbroylesNewsBreak Contributor
Washington County district attorney and coroner on their legal clash over police files
WASHINGTON, Pa. — The dispute between Washington County's district attorney and coroner over possession of police investigative records is heating up. ONLY ON 4: Watch the report from Washington, Pa. in the video above. Washington County district attorney's detectives and state police came with a search warrant Thursday to...
These wintersville, OH based Dogs are the latest up for adoption and in need of a good home
Interested in adding a furry friend to your family? Even if you're just keen on viewing some of the cute critters available for adoption nearby, there are ample pets waiting for their forever homes in animal shelters throughout and around wintersville.
Famous food chain opens another location in West Virginia
A popular food chain recently opened another new location in West Virginia. Read on to learn more. On Thursday, November 2, 2023, the famous Pittsburgh-based food chain Primanti Bros. celebrated the grand opening of its newest West Virginia location in Weirton, according to local sources.
Scheduled Power Interruption in Weirton for Facility Upgrades on December 7, 2023
Mon Power plans a power outage in Weirton on Thursday, December 7, 2023, for facility upgrades. The outage is set from 9:00 AM to 12:30 PM, affecting 16 customers near Avenue D, Avenue F, and County Rd.
Weekly Safety Report: ATV Crash, Armed Robbery, and Police Academy Graduation in Ohio County, WV
This week in Ohio County, West Virginia, there were three incidents of note. A man was injured in an ATV crash after going over a steep hill and landing in the woods. Police are searching for a suspect who allegedly committed an armed robbery at a local business. The Wheeling Police Department celebrated the graduation of 14 members from its fall Citizens Police Academy Class.
Ohio Valley man arrested for kidnapping and other serious crimes
BROOKE COUNTY– An Ohio Valley man has been arrested for kidnapping and other serious crimes. Deputies in Brooke County say they responded to a report of a burglary in progress on Glass Lane, Wellsburg, WV. Officials say the owner of the establishment was able to detain a female subject but a man ran into the […]
Weekly Safety Report: Arrests Made in Bentleyville and Canonsburg Incidents
This week in Washington County, Pennsylvania, two incidents occurred that led to arrests. In the first incident, Bentleyville Police Department's "Warrant Wednesday" social media initiative helped apprehend several wanted individuals, including a man who fell through a neighbor's ceiling. The second incident involved a Canonsburg priest who was accused of stealing over $100,000 from All Saints Greek Orthodox Church. The priest was arrested on charges of theft, forgery, and bad checks after church leaders noticed discrepancies in their financial records.
Washington County Assistant Priest Faces Felony Charges for Embezzlement from Church
A Washington County assistant priest faces over 200 felony charges for allegedly embezzling more than $177,000 from a Canonsburg church. The accused admitted to the theft citing personal hardships. The church is working towards recovering the stolen funds.
Local Traffic Alert: Bennett Drive and St. Johns Road Closure for Maintenance on December 4th, 2023
Bennett Drive and St. Johns Road will be closed for maintenance on Monday, December 4th, 2023. The closure will happen between 8:00 A.M. and 2:00 P.M., weather permitting. Residents should adjust their travel plans. For questions, contact the Public Works Department at 304-797-8500, Ext. 3002/3003. The department thanks everyone for their understanding and cooperation.Visit here for more details.
Saturday will see break from soggy system
Have the umbrellas ready to go as several hours of light to moderate rain will cross the area during the morning and early afternoon hours.
Canonsburg priest facing hundreds of felony charges for allegedly stealing over $100K from church
A Canonsburg priest is facing hundreds of felony charges after he allegedly stole over $100,000 from his church.
Bulger, Pennsylvania: A Testament to America's Industrial Legacy and Transformation
Bulger, Pennsylvania, once the lifeblood of America's Industrial Revolution, tells a tale of transformation from a coal mining stronghold to a vestige of industrial history. At its zenith in July 1914, the Bulger mines fueled the nation's steel industry, extracting an astonishing 25,800 tons of coal. The essence of this small town, now quiet, is preserved in the memories of its former glory, reminding us of the pivotal role such communities played in the economic surge of America.
Sights and Sounds of Christmas Parade set for Saturday in Steubenville
JEFFERSON COUNTY, Ohio — The annual Sights and Sounds of Christmas Parade begins at noon on Saturday in downtown Steubenville. The parade takes place on Fourth Street, traveling from North to South Streets for four blocks. The Grand Marshal will be Steubenville native and long-time businesswoman and community supporter,...
Conservation Collier to Conduct Controlled Burns at Local Preserves: What Residents Need to Know
The Conservation Collier Program plans to conduct controlled burns at four of its preserves between December 2023 and March 2024, weather permitting. The burns, planned for Pepper Ranch Preserve, Caracara Prairie Preserve, North Belle Meade Preserve, and McIlvane Marsh Preserve, aim to enhance wildlife habitats and reduce fire risks.
Health professionals warn of increased illness spread during winter months
JEFFERSON COUNTY, Ohio (WTOV) — With dropping temperatures and more time spent indoors for the holidays, flu season is starting and illness is spreading in the air. Medical professionals are warning you to be proactive to stay healthy. Cough, congestion, nausea, we have seen a lot of those symptoms...
Buckeye Local unveils “Kara Bright Court” in honor of longtime teacher, coach, and mentor
RAYLAND, Ohio (WTRF) – A culmination of a lot of love, luck, and networking at Buckeye Local brought everyone together to honor longtime teacher, coach, and mentor Kara Bright. With his love of basketball and working with the youth, they felt it was only appropriate to dedicate their court...
Meadowcroft Rockshelter: Unveiling the Depths of North America's Prehistoric Past
Meadowcroft Rockshelter, a National Historic Landmark in Washington County, Pennsylvania, is not just a destination for history enthusiasts but also a significant archaeological site that has redefined our understanding of early human migration to North America. Discovered by Albert Miller in 1955 and excavated by Dr. James Adovasio, this oldest known site of human habitation on the continent, with evidence dating back 19,000 years, has challenged the traditional Clovis-first theory with its pre-Clovis remains.
Season of first continues as Fort Cherry advances to PIAA Class A final
It’s been a season of firsts for the Fort Cherry Rangers. First WPIAL title, first state playoff game, first state playoff win and now a first trip to the PIAA Class A championship game. While Fort Cherry was in uncharted territory, its challenger, the Redbank Valley Bulldogs were in...
Anticipating Canonsburg's Annual Old Fashioned Christmas Festival
Every December, Canonsburg, Pennsylvania hosts the annual Canonsburg Old Fashioned Christmas festival. This event is a long-standing tradition that combines both old and new holiday celebrations.
Life-Size Nutcracker Display in Ohio Breaks Record with 200-Plus Carved Characters
The annual attraction grows every year, thanks to one local Steubenville family