Shale Playhttp://www.shaleplayohiovalley.comTop Headlinesen-usFri, 27 Mar 2015 21:45:33 EDTFri, 27 Mar 2015 21:45:33 EDT Conclusion: Area's Oil & Gas Industry Jobs Not Stacking Up - Even with all the frackers, pipeliners, truckers, abstractors and others working in the Marcellus and Utica shale boom region, at least two researchers believe the industry's impact on employment is virtually nil in the states involved.Wed, 25 Mar 2015 00:00:00 EDTOhio Valley Residents Now Selling Mineral Rights - It appears as if a slight shift is taking place in the local gas leasing rush, as at least one firm is now purchasing entire mineral tracts from Upper Ohio Valley property owners instead of entering into lease agreements.Tue, 24 Mar 2015 00:00:00 EDTFrack Disclosure Rules Tightened (AP) - The Obama administration said Friday it is requiring companies that drill for oil and natural gas on federal lands to disclose chemicals used in hydraulic fracturing, the first major federal regulation of the controversial drillin...Tue, 24 Mar 2015 00:00:00 EDTCounty Assessor Recommends School Board Lower Tax Rates in Marshall County Due to Gas Boom County residents may be looking at lower tax rates in light of recent economic growth.Sun, 22 Mar 2015 00:00:00 EDTOil Prices Taking Another Drop YORK - The price of oil is tumbling again, rattling an already-shaken oil industry and heralding lower prices for consumers. The price of oil fell 10 percent this week, approaching its lowest price in six year.Sun, 22 Mar 2015 00:00:00 EDT