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TAKING A BREAK — Volunteers taking a break during a recent distribution day at the Community Bread Basket, 3501 West St., Weirton, were, clockwise, from left, Chuck Utz, Bessie Utz, Betty Trickett, Don Kennedy, Joanne McClain, Greg Mullins, Jan Futey, Easter Noble, Mike Runkel, Thomas Noble, Bob Johnson, Carolyn Johnson and Jim Pauchnik. The organization is in need of volunteers. Anyone interested can call (304) 748-7595.
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Community Bread Basket seeks helpers

WEIRTON — “Volunteers Live Longer” is the motto for volunteers at the Community Bread Basket, according to program Administrator Tara Sheperd, who notes the organization needs “more volunteers to help with the day-to-day business of the organization.” Located at 3501 West St., the ...

Community news from around the area

Torchbearer Omicron marks holiday, planning activities STEUBENVILLE — Torchbearer Omicron members held their annual Christmas dinner and secret sisters gift exchange recently, beginning with a limo ride to Pittsburgh to see the off-Broadway play “Xanadu,” then a ride to see the ...

Community news from around the area

Benefit dinner for Dave Boyer Jan. 27 in New Cumberland NEW CUMBERLAND — A benefit dinner and fundraiser for Dave Boyer will be held from 2 p.m. to 7 p.m. Jan. 27 at the Oakland District Fire Department at 1604 Wylie Ridge Road. The meal is a spaghetti and meatballs dinner, including ...

Campus news

Fairmont State University The following area students were named to the fall semester president’s list at Fairmont State University: Madeline Gulan, Steubenville; Brandon Davis and Kirsten Minger, Colliers; Anna Wastfall, Follansbee; Allison Click, Justin Stivason and Tyler Virtue, New ...

Community calendar

Today Gamblers Anonymous and Gam-Anon, 7 p.m., Wheeling College, Whelan Hall, 316 Washington Ave., Wheeling. Alcoholics Anonymous, Sunday Morning Awareness Group, open discussion, 10 a.m., Trinity Medical Center East staff conference room; information, (740) 266-5081; As Bill Sees It ...

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A time to dance

The Anointed Kids of Calvary dance team from Calvary Community Missionary Baptist Church danced to inspirational music at a dedication Jan. 6 for the church's new location at the former St. Anthony of Padua Catholic Church on South Fifth Street in Steubenville.

Church news from throughout the area

Fundraiser dinner Jan. 21 for Agape food pantry building STEUBENVILLE — The Agape Homeless Shelter Food Pantry monthly dinner fundraiser will be held Jan. 21 beginning at 2 p.m. at the Agape Assembly Dining Hall, located at 525 Slack St. The cost of the dinner is a $12 donation. For ...

Church sermon topics

-- Bell Chapel United Methodist Church, Steubenville: “What Next?” -- Calvary Community Missionary Baptist Church, Steubenville: “A New Commitment.” -- Empire United Methodist Church: “God is Good.” -- Finley United Methodist Church, Steubenville: “Operating in Fear, Not ...

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New library trustees

The Public Library of Steubenville and Jefferson County welcomed newly appointed board of trustees members Paul Brandt and Gary Hallock at Tuesday’s meeting. PLSJ Board of Trustee members are, from left, Hallock, Lorie Sullivan, Maddalena Repella, Stan Gaston, Ginny Mascio and Brandt. Lydia ...