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Thanksgiving dinner set for Tuesday

The Order Of A.H.E.P.A. Hancock Chapter No. 103 is sponsoring the ninth-annual Thanksgiving dinner for the children and staff of the Weirton Christian Center and the Dunbar Recreation Center. Chairman Steve Psaros has announced it will be held Tuesday at the All Saints Greek Orthodox Church ...

Church news from throughout the area

Thanksgiving Day service Thursday at First Church of Christ, Scientist STEUBENVILLE — First Church of Christ, Scientist, 600 Lovers Lane, will conduct its 104th-annual Thanksgiving Day service on Thursday, beginning at 10:30 a.m. Christian Science congregations in more than 70 countries ...

Church sermon topics

-- Bell Chapel United Methodist Church, Steubenville: “Eighty-four Thousand Six Hundred.” -- Buena Vista United Methodist Church, Steubenville: “My God I Entrust to You” -- Calvary Community Missionary Baptist Church, Steubenville: “When the Word is Challenged.” -- Covenant ...

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Scottish Rite Valley of Steubenville inducts new members

The Scottish Rite Valley of Steubenville recently inducted 24 new members on Nov. 11 during a ceremony held at the Masonic Temple in Steubenville. Scottish Rite, an appendant body of Freemasonry, seeks to strengthen the community and believes that each man should act in civil life according to ...

Community news from around the area

Alpha Mu Chapter topic: Women as school administrators AMSTERDAM — The Alpha Mu Chapter of Delta Kappa Gamma teachers society met Oct. 14 at the Amsterdam United Methodist Church for a salad luncheon and business meeting. There were 34 attending. Joyce Ferguson presided in the absence ...

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Ready to perform

The Cove Chimers of Cove Presbyterian Church will be performing at the Weirton Community Christmas tree lighting to be held from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Saturday. Participants include, front, from left, Susie Hawkins, Sue Baldt, Peggy Baldt and Rick Baldt; middle row, Debbie Rudiger, Jennie Galownia, ...

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State scholarship winner

Gabby Bodo, a student at Harding Middle School, was one of four fifth-grade pupils in Ohio to win a $500 scholarship for her essay in the “Agriculture is Cool” contest held during the Ohio State Fair. Essays that are submitted are reviewed by a panel of judges with the top four honored as ...

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Annual fundraiser approaches

Members of the planning committee for the OFWC Woman’s Club of Wintersville’s met recently to discuss the 16th-annual Holiday Splendor luncheon and style show to benefit scholarship funds, which will be held Dec. 3 at St. Florian Hall. Shopping begins at 11:30 a.m. and will feature boutique ...

Community news from around the area

Hancock County Museum to be site of Dec. 10 event featuring carolers, singalong, readings WEIRTON — The Hancock County Museum Commission met Nov. 2 at the museum with Vice President Janet Keller leading in the pledge to the flag. The executive board met before the meeting to ...