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Women’s golf news

Community

CADIZ WOMEN’S GOLF LEAGUE The Cadiz Women’s Golf League played a “Ts and Fs” game on Aug. 15 where scores were counted only on holes starting with the letters T and F, and subtracting half a player’s handicap. Glenda Sensel and Pat Beamer, hostesses for the day, announced ...

Short sentence recommended for former Trump campaign adviser

Local News

WASHINGTON (AP) — A former Trump campaign adviser should spend at least some time in prison for lying to the FBI during the Russia probe, prosecutors working for special counsel Robert Mueller said in a court filing Friday that also revealed several new details about the early days of the ...

EORH intends to reopen BirthPlace

Business

MARTINS FERRY — Although the project is several months overdue, East Ohio Regional Hospital still plans to reopen its birthing center. “We do intend to reopen the BirthPlace,” said Karin Janiszewski, director of marketing and public relations for EORH and Ohio Valley Medical Center. ...

Campus news

Community

University of Dallas Andrew Mitch and Elizabeth Mitch of Toronto and Sophia Kanzelberger of Steubenville were named to the spring dean’s list at the University of Dallas.

Police reports

Daily Happenings

Brooke County sheriff Arrested: Devin K. Dollison, 23, 1122 Hukill St., Brilliant, driving while license revoked for driving under the influence and trespassing, Wednesday. Arrested: Donald K. Brown Jr., 54, no fixed address, misuse of 911, first degree arson and destruction of property, ...

Wine and Dine sponsor

Local News

The Weirton Area Chamber of Commerce and the Business Development Corp. of the Northern Panhandle will present the annual Wine and Dine at Williams, beginning at 6 p.m. Sept. 29 at Williams Golf and Country Club. The event, which benefits the chamber's youth education programs and the community ...

Ribbon cutting

Business

Family, friends and the Jefferson County Chamber of Commerce helped with the ribbon cutting Tuesday at Steubenville Tailorings & Alternations, 2402 Sunset Blvd. Owner Cindy Lucas has more than 35 years of experience as an apparel designer and clothier. Contact Lucas at (740) 282-3028 to ...

Quick Takes

Business

COMMISSIONER: Dana Baiocco, a 1984 Buckeye South High School graduate, recently was named as one of five commissioners of the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission by President Donald Trump. Baiocco, 52, was confirmed by the U.S. Senate in May to a seven-year term and took over her ...

Nardo wins W.Va. press association’s top honor

Business

CHARLESTON — Perry Nardo, general manager of The Intelligencer and Wheeling News-Register, recently won the West Virginia Press Association’s highest honor — the Adam R. Kelly Premier Journalist Award — for his outstanding dedication to the newspaper industry, his work with the West ...

Open for business

Business

Clancey Printing, an apparel, clothing and custom printing shop located at 263 Main St. in Wintersville, held a grand opening event Wednesday. Joining family, friends and the Jefferson County Chamber of Commerce for the ribbon cutting were, from left, Kate Sedgmer, a chamber ambassador; Ross ...

What’s Up Downtown event for September

Local News

STEUBENVILLE — The Steubenville Revitalization Group will hold its next What’s Up Downtown event in September, at Dee’s Urban Fashions on Market Street. The July 25 What’s Up Downtown event was a bike and walk event that saw about 130 people participate, moving along routes ...

Diapers and defenses: Life as husband, dad, WVU quarterback

Local News

MORGANTOWN (AP) — Once Will Grier decided his tenure at Florida was over, he was a popular free agent. Schools like Ohio State and Oregon were suitors. Yet, he said, he just seemed to click with West Virginia University coach Dana Holgorsen. “I talked to Dana on the phone,” Grier said. ...

Teen library intern does much more than shelve books

Local News

HUNTINGTON, W.Va. (AP) — The Cabell County Public Library was chosen by the American Library Association for a connected internship earlier this year, and the intern sponsored by the program is wrapping up her final hours before she goes back to school. Rebekah Nix, a 16-year-old rising ...

Collecting Old Glory

Local News

WINTERSVILLE — A local service organization is on a collection campaign for old U.S. flags in need of proper disposal. And two patriotic red, white and blue hand-crafted containers placed recently in high foot-traffic areas are hoped to facilitate that effort. The OFWC/Wintersville ...

Newspapers seeking veterans’ stories for special section

Local News

STEUBENVILLE — This Veterans Day, the Herald-Star and The Weirton Daily Times will publish a special section honoring the men and women who have served our country. This keepsake edition will include photos and stories from their time in the service. We want to reach as many veterans from ...

Kroger begins testing driverless grocery deliveries

Business

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. (AP) — At a time when big-box retailers are trying to offer the same conveniences as their online competitors, the biggest U.S. grocery chain is testing the use of driverless cars to deliver groceries in a Phoenix suburb. Kroger’s pilot program launched Thursday morning ...