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Fort Steuben Chapter DAR meets

STEUBENVILLE — The Fort Steuben Chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution met Sept. 8 at the Historic Fort Steuben Visitor Center with Chapter Regent Karen Blanc presiding. Nancy Valles gave the invocation and benediction, and opening ceremonies included the involvement of DeeAnn ...

Steubenville Woman’s Club combines history, music, plans

STEUBENVILLE — History, music and plans for the club year constituted the first meeting of 2018-19 for the OFWC Woman’s Club of Steubenville, held Sept. 6 at the YWCA of Steubenville. President Carlotta Jordan presided at the meeting where Kate Sedgmer, vice president and program chair, ...

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21st-annual Buddy Walk Saturday at Jim Wood Park STEUBENVILLE — The Ohio Valley Down Syndrome Support Group will host its 16th-annual Buddy Walk from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday at Jim Wood Park in Steubenville’s West End. The event, which serves to raise awareness and educate, will ...

Weirton Madonna High School Class of 1978 reunion

Members of Weirton Madonna High School Class of 1978 held their 40-year reunion on Sept. 1, which began with a Mass at St. Joseph the Worker Church, followed by dinner at Undo’s, Holiday Inn, Weirton. On hand were, first row, from left, Debbie Kurensky Chadwick, Loretta Colantonio Jones, ...

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Cub Scout Carnival, Cub Mobile Race gets rescheduled STEUBENVILLE — Heavy rain on Sept. 9 forced the postponement of plans by the Ohio River Valley Council and the Two Chiefs District of the Boy Scouts of America to hold a Cub Scout Carnival and Cub Mobile Race. But it has been ...

Steubenville High School Homecoming court

Steubenville High School will crown the 2018 homecoming queen during halftime ceremonies at Friday’s game against USO. The court consists of, front, from left, Hannah Bowman, Makayla Crownover and Leah Ferguson; and back, Haleigh Feist, T’Kayla Kelley, Haelee Jenkins and Gabrielle Lulla. ...

WMC Auxiliary Gift Shop celebrates new look

WEIRTON — The Weirton Medical Center Auxiliary Gift Shop has a fresh new look, one that was celebrated during an open house grand opening held Wednesday. The auxiliary’s annual donation of $45,000 was used to remodel the gift shop during a portion of August, a project that involved new ...

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Messengers of Life at E. Springfield church EAST SPRINGFIELD — The Messengers of Life, a 90-minute presentation featuring music, skits and personal stories, will be presented from 6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. on Sunday at Christ United Methodist Church, 203 Church St. The presentation is free, ...

Class participants

The Women on Target class was held at Chester-Newell Sportsmen Club on Aug. 18. Firearm education and safety are the main aspects of the class. “I was proud to have instructed Nora White, the oldest woman to attend the class,” noted instructor Tammy West. “Nora is age 81 and was a ...

Annual Pull for a Cure is Sept. 29 in Cadiz

CADIZ — The fourth-annual Fall Smoke Out Truck and Tractor Pull will be held Sept. 29 at the Harrison County Fairgrounds in Cadiz with this year’s fundraiser focusing on Addie Edwards, a teenager who is fighting skin cancer. Admission is $5 per person for all the events on the ...

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Wintersville Woman’s Club meeting year starts Thursday WINTERSVILLE — The OFWC Woman’s Club of Wintersville will welcome Dr. Sathish Magge as its guest speaker to the kick-off club year meeting Thursday at St. Florian Hall in Wintersville. The luncheon and business meeting begin at ...

Harrison Central homecoming court

Harrison Central High School's homecoming game is Friday against Martins Ferry. The homecoming parade will begin at 5:15 p.m. The queen will be crowned during halftime ceremonies. The dance will be in the school gym, John W. Stephenson Center, from 7 p.m. to 10 p.m. Saturday when the king will ...

Women’s Golf News

TOWN AND COUNTRY Town and Country Golf participants played the back nine at Spring Hills Golf Course in East Springfield to conclude its 18-hole club championship on Sept. 6. Nine-hole winners were: A flight, Laura Froehlich; B flight, Edie Higgins; and C flight, Rose Kaczmarek. Froehlich ...

Campus News

Delaware Valley University Jared Ehni of Dillonvale was named to the spring dean’s list at Delaware Valley University.

First responders thanked

The Laurels of Steubenville hosted an appreciation luncheon for area first responders on Sept. 11. Box lunches were provided in a “grab-n-go” style and consisted of hot dogs, chips, fresh fruit, cookies and a beverage of choice. Lunches also were dropped off to the Jefferson County ...

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Church Women United Executive Board meets WEIRTON — The Church Women United Executive Board met Sept. 7 at St. Thomas Episcopal Church at 300 Three Springs Drive where host Pastor Phil Van Dam gave the blessing before the meal. President Cathy Cooper extended the welcome and read ...

Church sermon topics

-- Bell Chapel United Methodist Church, Steubenville: “Hear No Evil; See No Evil; ______ No Evil.” -- Buena Vista United Methodist Church, Steubenville: “Wisdom Is Joy to The Soul.” -- Calvary Community Missionary Baptist Church, Steubenville: “Together We Praise.” -- Covenant ...

Special event for Special Olympians

The Knights of Columbus Immaculate Heart of Mary Council 472 recently sponsored its 19th-annual Prom for Special Olympics athletes and chaperones. The event included refreshments, dancing and music by disc jockey Rich Coburn. The evening closed with Special Olympics coordinator Jane Bodo ...

Catholic Central High School Class of 1958

Members of the Catholic Central High School Class of 1958 held their 60-year reunion on Aug. 10 at Scaffidi’s Restaurant and Tavern in Steubenville. Those attending were, seated, from left, Jean Marchione Lamatrice, Juanita Ninerell Conkle, Marilyn DeLuca Sferrella, Marian DeLuca Harper, ...

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Grief support group offered for mothers WELLSBURG — A bereavement support and education group for mothers who have experienced the death of a child will be held from 6 p.m. to 7 p.m. each Monday from Sept. 24 through Oct. 29 at St. John Catholic Church, 1439 Yankee St. For information, ...