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Three Arrested After Bellaire Bust, Stolen Items Discovered Video included

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Three people were arrested on drug charges on Wednesday morning after a months-long investigation came to an end in Bellaire. More>>

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Police Say at Least Six People Fled the Scene of Accident on I-70

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Authorities say the occupants of an SUV fled the scene on foot after a crash with another vehicle on Interstate 70 east at the Murtland Avenue exit in Washington County, Pa. More>>

Pirates Savoring Another Playoff Push

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PITTSBURGH (AP) - The Pittsburgh Pirates are ready for Buctober. The Pirates host the San Francisco Giants on Wednesday night in the National League wild card game. It's Pittsburgh's second straight postseason appearance after two decades of losing. The Pirates won 94 games a year ago and the wild card game before falling to St. Louis in the division series. Pittsburgh's trip to the postseason may have been even more impressive this time around. The Pirates were 12-20 at one point but slowly ... More>>

Ohio Valley Landowners Question Taxes on Gas Royalties Video included

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The oil and gas boom in the Ohio Valley has many cashing in on royalties for their mineral rights, however, some residents say they are receiving costly taxes on revenue that they never received.Marshall County Resident Slim Lehart says he has been receiving royalties for mineral rights on his land since 2012, but a few months ago, he received a property tax bill for estimated revenue that was more than what he actually received. "The bill was like 800 and some odd dollars. They taxed me on t... More>>

Eve Kelley Changes Plea to Guilty in Sally Buffalo Park Murder Case

Woman Accused in Cadiz Murder Changes Plea to Guilty, Faces 15 Years in Prison Video included

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One of the suspects in a Harrison County murder case changed her plea from 'not guilty' to 'guilty' on Tuesday. More>>

Final Chapter for Ormet Written, Steelworkers Call It a Sad Day Video included

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The new owner of the property is closing the book on the aluminum smelter plant permanently. Top officials from Niagara Worldwide, who bought the property, plan to use the facility for other things.
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Moundsville Native Needs Help Getting Back Home After Becoming Ill in China Video included

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A local school is working to bring a man home who is the victim of very unfortunate circumstances. You may have heard about John Berisford, a man from Moundsville who went to China to teach English, but got sick and went into a coma  More>>

Ohio Attorney General Names St. Clairsville Business in Lawsuit

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On Tuesday, Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine announced a lawsuit against a St. Clairsville home improvement contract accused of failing to provide promised services and performing bad work. More>>

Wheeling Law Firm Expanding to Pittsburgh

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The Wheeling-based law firm Bordas Bordas has expanded to Pittsburgh.The office will be the fourth location for the firm and will be located in downtown Pittsburgh. The firm says the new location, open as of October 1, will allow for more expansive legal representation for those who have been hurt, injured or mistreated. The firm has also added two new attorneys to their staff. Tyler Smith joins Bordas Bordas as a former partner in the Litigation Defense and Health Care Litigation Practice ... More>>

Authorities Warning Ohio Valley Businesses of Gas Bill Scam

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Belmont County authorities are warning local businesses of telephone scam targeting their gas usage. According to police, two businesses were contacted by a caller claiming to be from Columbia Gas.  More>>

Wheeling Man With History of Violence Allegedly Beats Girlfriend, Threatens Her Life

Wheeling Man Allegedly Beats Girlfriend, Threatens Her Life

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According to police, Demetrius Moore severely beat his girlfriend and then threatened to kill her if she went to police.  More>>

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  • WTRF, CA House Band of the Week: St. Clairsville

    WTRF, CA House Band of the Week: St. Clairsville

    Thursday, September 18 2014 12:17 PM EDT2014-09-18 16:17:18 GMT
    Throughout this high school football season 7News will travel the area to bring you an up close look at some of the best marching band around! This week we take you to Red Devil Land where the St Clairsville marching band has been growing by leaps and bounds over the past few years.
    Throughout this high school football season 7News will travel the area to bring you an up close look at some of the best marching band around! This week we take you to Red Devil Land where the St Clairsville marching band has been growing by leaps and bounds over the past few years.
  • Band of the Week: John Marshall

    Band of the Week: John Marshall

    Thursday, September 18 2014 11:13 AM EDT2014-09-18 15:13:31 GMT
    This week, the John Marshall Monarchs are the WTRF, CA House Band of the Week. Tracy Filben has been the band director at John Marshall for the past eleven years. She says it's a family atmosphere that makes this group of students a pleasure to work with. There are about forty members in this years band, and they put on a dazzling half-time show each and every week. Putting together a great show takes lots of hard work but the kids says it's well worth it. "It's very hard, it's stressful. It ...
    This week, the John Marshall Monarchs are the WTRF, CA House Band of the Week. Tracy Filben has been the band director at John Marshall for the past eleven years. She says it's a family atmosphere that makes this group of students a pleasure to work with. There are about forty members in this years band, and they put on a dazzling half-time show each and every week. Putting together a great show takes lots of hard work but the kids says it's well worth it. "It's very hard, it's stressful. It ...
  • Band of the Week: Buckeye Local

    Band of the Week: Buckeye Local

    Thursday, September 4 2014 10:58 AM EDT2014-09-04 14:58:31 GMT
    This past Memorial Day, Ohio Congressman Bill Johnson selected the Buckeye Local Marching band to represent the state at the Memorial Day Parade in Washington D.C. This year, the Panthers look to be one of the areas top bands once again. They are this week's WTRF/CA House Band of the Week.The Buckeye Local Panther Marching Band is one of the premier bands in the OVAC. Bill Stephens has served as band director for over twenty years. He says the best thing about the band is simply, the kids. "T...
    This past Memorial Day, Ohio Congressman Bill Johnson selected the Buckeye Local Marching band to represent the state at the Memorial Day Parade in Washington D.C. This year, the Panthers look to be one of the areas top bands once again. They are this week's WTRF/CA House Band of the Week.The Buckeye Local Panther Marching Band is one of the premier bands in the OVAC. Bill Stephens has served as band director for over twenty years. He says the best thing about the band is simply, the kids. "T...





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