Strickland No Friend of Eastern Ohio


Wheeling Intelligencer

As Ted Strickland was preparing for a campaign sweep through East Ohio, people who have looked into his record on the critical issue for that region - energy, more specifically coal - were passing judgment on him.

Their verdict: Guilty of abandoning East Ohio.

2016 Lincoln Dinner A Great Success!

2016 Lincoln Dinner A Great Success!

 2016 Lincoln Dinner A Great Success

St. Clairsville, Ohio - Well over 120 Belmont County Republicans turned out to hear Ohio Republican Party Chairman Matt Borges' keynote address at the 2016 Lincoln Dinner held at Undo's West in St. Clairsville.  Chairman Borges spoke of the importance of unifying the party, both statewide and at the national level, in order to prevent presumptive Democrat nominee Hillary Clinton from winning the White House.  Additionally, dinner attendees heard from an impressive list of Belmont County candidates, which included:

J.P. Dutton - County Commissioner

Sheriff David Lucas

David Trouten, Esq. - Clerk of Courts

State Rep. Andy Thompson - 95th District

Frank Hoagland  - 30th Senate District

Gagin Elected Belmont County GOP Chairman


 St. Clairsville, Ohio –  The Belmont County Republican Party has a new chairman.  With outgoing chairman, Josh Meyer, not seeking a second term to concentrate on his run for a seat on the Belmont County Commission this fall, the Belmont County Republican Party Central Committee selected St. Clairsville Attorney, Christopher J. Gagin, as its new chairmanduring its quadrennial reorganization meeting on April 12, 2016, in St. Clairsville.