Roney’s Point: The Movie Weelunk Staff November 24, 2016 6 Weelunk debuted its first video Wednesday night at Oglebay Institute’s Towngate Theatre. Special thanks goes to Chief Writer and Editor Steve Novotney, sponsors Peter Holloway and the Wheeling Convention and Visitors Bureau and video director Tim Pierce of Pierce Media. Enjoy! Subscribe to Weelunk Share this:Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Reddit (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pinterest (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pocket (Opens in new window) 6 Responses April Rosier October 13, 2017 Sometime in themid 70’s I visited my mother here. She was institutionalized for mental health issues. I was quite young but remember being scared. There was also a couple big dogs there covered in ticks; no better cared for than the patients. Sad, very sad. Log in to Reply Barbie August 7, 2017 I have been there. My mom said they buried people in unmarked graves there for having no family or being poor. Very sad Log in to Reply Darla Taylor June 28, 2017 Lived in th e county farm for 4 yrs. 1960-1964 husband worked there Log in to Reply Charla Franke June 28, 2017 Very interesting story. I love the stories you do about the valley and it’s people. Log in to Reply Linda November 24, 2016 Grew up in Elm Grove and didn’t know about this. Very interesting. Thanks for sharing. Log in to Reply Lee November 25, 2016 Considering that I grew up in Wheeling and have returned many times since my family moved, I had never heard of this place. Log in to Reply Leave a Reply Cancel ReplyYou must be logged in to post a comment.