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Kasich 2.0

January 14, 2015 JOHN KASICH launched his second term as Ohio governor Monday during inaugural ceremonies that coincided with Ohio State national championship football game. more »»

Here are the facts

January 14, 2015 Dear?Editor: This letter speaks to the Letter to the Editor last week addressing the opinion of a few, regarding the services provided to the residents of Bellaire. more »»

Drug Free

January 13, 2015 THE DRUG Free Club is a novel and possibly life-changing idea. It is also one gaining momentum throughout Belmont County. Martins Ferry Police Chief John McFarland is championing the Drug Free Club. more »»


January 12, 2015 THE TALKING and pre-game pageantry are done. Now it is time to play the game. more »»

John Vavra

January 9, 2015 JUDGESHIP IS a profession that carries with it the utmost in responsibility. more »»

Beating the Cold

January 8, 2015 THE NEW year has arrived and so has the brutal winter weather. If this January is anything like the one the Ohio Valley experienced in 2014, it will be a long and frigidly cold month. more »»

Poetic Ohio

January 7, 2015 IF MARTINS Ferry’s James Wright had lived longer, he might have become Ohio’s first poet laureate. more »»

A New Purpose

January 5, 2015 THE STEEL industry, as we once knew it in the Ohio Valley, is virtually non-existent. Many of the former mills are sitting idle or have been raze. more »»

CRC: A Teaching Tool

January 4, 2015 ATHLETICS HAVE often been noted for teaching life lessons. Sports can also provide life-saving knowledge. Such played out this weekend at Wheeling Jesuit University. more »»


January 2, 2015 THERE ARE different Alices such as “Alice in Wonderland” and the old, old song, “Alice Blue Gown,” inspired by President Theodore Roosevelt’s daughter, but ALICE today has a more important meaning. more »»


December 31, 2014 WE’VE OFTEN wondered why people will let themselves go for an entire year -- overindulging, eating, smoking, drinking, not exercising, glued to the television, stuck in the recliner -- and then... more »»

Time to Celebrate

December 30, 2014 UNDOUBTEDLY, more East Ohioans will be eating sauerkraut and pork Wednesday night and Thursday than any other time of the year as they prepare for a new beginning in a new year. more »»

Judge Solovan

December 29, 2014 SERVING ON the bench is a challenging task. Being a judge brings with it a myriad of responsibilities, many of the painful variety. more »»

Fair Support

December 28, 2014 COUNTY FAIRS are major players on Ohio's entertainment landscape. In Eastern Ohio, they are rites of the summer season. more »»

Don't Lose the Spirit

December 26, 2014 IT GOES all too quickly. Christmas Day has come and gone. Weeks and weeks of anticipation and preparation have evaporated into an all-too quick of an exit. The holiday season is like no othe. more »»

Merry Christmas

December 24, 2014 Like Dr. Seuss’ Grinch, some area residents are learning an important lesson about Christmas: It's the spirit and the love that makes this holiday so special, not the gifts, lights or trees. more »»

Voices From Across Ohio

December 24, 2014 The Cincinnati Enquirer, Dec. more »»

Shop With A Cop

December 23, 2014 Lately the news has been filled with riots, police violence and police killings. more »»

Put to Bed

December 22, 2014 ORDER HAS been restored in the St. Clairsville Police Department. That came about courtesy of Belmont County Prosecutor Dan Fry. more »»

Christmas Spirit

December 21, 2014 AS WE gather this week with our families and friends amidst a spirit of peace, love and reconciliation -- far removed from the realities that have plagued us -- we marvel at the miracles of the... more »»



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