East Liverpool, OHWFMJ.com

East Liverpool motorcyclist killed in St. Clair crash

An East Liverpool man was killed Sunday night when the motorcycle he was driving crashed in St. Clair Township Sunday night. The Ohio State Highway Patrol says 53-year-old William Merritt was riding a Kawasaki Vulcan that struck a curb along Saint Clair Avenue just after 10 p.m., went airborne, struck a pole and a sign south of McGuffy Drive.
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Wheeling, WVWTOV 9

One Car Crash Injures One in Wheeling

Wheeling, WV--A one car crash occurred in Wheeling . The crash occurred on Route 88 near the Wheeling Country Club at 6:40 pm in a pickup truck. A juvenile driver from the crash was transported to the hospital with minor injuries. The Ohio County Sheriffs Department and the Triadelphia and...
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Mahoning County, OHWYTV.com

Undercover child sex sting leads to 34 arrests of Valley men

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio (WKBN) – A total of 34 people in the Valley have been arrested, accused of trying to meet children online for sex. The Mahoning County Sheriff’s Office and Mahoning Valley Human Trafficking Task Force conducted an undercover sting over the past couple of months called “Operation Full Court Press.”
Wheeling, WVWTRF

Sunday shooting in East Wheeling sends man to hospital

WHEELING, W.Va. (WTRF) — Wheeling Police are investigating a shooting that injured one person Sunday evening in East Wheeling. The incident took place around 7 p.m. in the 1300 block of McColloch Street. —>Local Stories from 7News<— A male victim was taken to Wheeling Hospital for medical treatment, where he...
East Liverpool, OH27 First News

One man killed in motorcycle crash in Saint Clair Township

SAINT CLAIR TOWNSHIP, Ohio (WKBN) – Troopers from the Ohio State Highway Patrol Lisbon Post are investigating a fatal motorcycle crash. It happened shortly after 10 p.m. Sunday on Saint Clair Ave. William E. Merritt, 52, of East Liverpool was driving on Saint Clair Ave when he drove off the...
Wheeling, WVWTOV 9

One injured in Wheeling shooting

OHIO COUNTY, WV -- The Wheeling Police Department is investigating a shooting that took place Sunday evening. The shooting happened around 7 p.m. in the 1300 block of McColloch Street. One male victim was transported to Wheeling Hospital and is in stable condition. No suspect description is available at this...
East Liverpool, OHWTOV 9

East Liverpool man dies in motorcycle crash

Troopers from the Lisbon post of the Ohio State Highway Patrol are investigating a fatal motorcycle crash in St. Clair Township. Officials say 53-year-old William Merritt of East Liverpool was traveling northbound on Saint Clair Avenue when the motorcycle failed to negotiate a curve and traveled off the side of the roadway, hitting a cement curb, causing the motorcycle to go airborne prior to striking a utility pole and hitting a business sign.
Beaver, PABeaver County Times

'Hot Summer Nights Car Cruise' returns to Beaver

BEAVER — Beaver County residents can begin to rev their engines for a hot summer’s day full of classic cars. The Hot Summer Nights Car Cruise will return to Beaver on Saturday, bringing car enthusiasts together for a day to appreciate everything from the classic to custom cars in Beaver. The annual gathering is one of the largest car cruises in the Tri-state area, earning it national attention.
Brooke County, WVWTOV 9

W.Va. State Police will hold DUI checkpoint in Brooke County

West Virginia State Police will be conducting a sobriety checkpoint in Brooke County on Route 2 near the Division of Highways in Wellsburg from 6 p.m.-midnight on Friday. The alternate routes are, if you are traveling north, 30th Street to Pleasant Ave., and if traveling south, 27th Street to Pleasant Ave.
Pittsburgh, PAwtae.com

Billy Porter shooting movie 'What If' in Pittsburgh

MOUNT LEBANON, Pa. — Pittsburgh native and Tony award-winning actor Billy Porter is filming a new production in Pittsburgh called "What If." The crew shot scenes in Mt. Lebanon Monday, but they were shooting throughout the city earlier this summer. "What If" is a romance and coming-of-age story following a...
Wheeling, WVIntelligencer

Back to Work on the Stone Bridge in Elm Grove

WHEELING — Crews with Clearwater Construction are moving steadily forward with renovations to the historic Stone Bridge in Elm Grove, after flash flooding there June 30 forced delays. Workers from the Mercer, Pennsylvania, company are scouring away at the substructure of the bridge — which has stood there for more...

Harrison Central Begins High School Football Preview Tour

Cadiz, OH. (WTRF) – One of the big story lines surrounding the team is that standout Quarterback Kobe Mitchell is no longer a husky. He now attends the University of Akron to play basketball. Head Coach Anthony Hayes told his current competing quarterback not to follow a tone that was set by Mitchell but set standards of their own.