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Officers honored at Black History event

WEIRTON — It was a full house as Weirton turned out to honor Weirton Police Detectives Gerard Spencer and Jason Turner and Hancock County Deputy Dante Jeter during a Black History Month celebration at the Dunbar Community Center Feb. 19. The three officers were honored for their ...

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Oak Glen Middle presents …

The Oak Glen Middle School Culture Club Players will present Stephen Gregg’s comedy “Small Actors” at 7 p.m. Thursday and March 3 at the middle school main stage located at 39 Golden Bear Drive, New Cumberland. The cast and crew includes, from left, front, Daniel Robinson, Alissa ...

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Congregations aid their pastor

WEIRTON — The Rev. Carol McKay, pastor of the Weirton Charge of United Methodist Churches, is accustomed to helping others, but, after she dislocated her knee Jan. 29, she is “learning lessons in accepting grace” as her congregations rally behind her. “Please pray for me,” she said. ...

Office trip unnecessary with database

By MICHAEL W. REYNOLDS Steubenville Social Security Manager Social Security is constantly evolving to make your life easier. If you are currently receiving benefits from the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development and are re-applying for benefits or assisting someone with their ...

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Healthy smiles

Christina Vick demonstrated proper oral hygiene to New Manchester Elementary School second-graders during a presentation on the importance of dental health and oral hygiene during Dental Health Month. -- Contributed

‘Pumped for Trump’ rally set for March in Weirton

WEIRTON — A “Pumped for Trump” rally will be held from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. March 4 at the corner of Pennsylvania Avenue and Penco Road. A short program will be held as the event begins at 1 p.m. Speakers will be announced.

St. Nicholas Orthodox Church holding frozen pierogi sale

WEIRTON — St. Nicholas Orthodox Church is accepting orders for frozen cheese and potato pierogies until March 14. The Ladies Altar Society handmade the pierogies, which are $9 per dozen; each dozen weighs two pounds. Pick-up will be available from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. March 17 at the church ...

School retirees will meet March 14 at Brooke Hills

WELLSBURG — The Brooke County Association of Retired School Employees will meet March 14 at the Brooke Hills Park Clubhouse. Lunch will be served at 11:30 a.m., followed by the business meeting. The Brooke County Commissioners will be the guest speakers. All members planning on attending ...

Weir High School hosting dress consignment sale March 18

WEIRTON — Weir High School will host a formal dress consignment sale from noon to 5 p.m. March 18 at the high school gymnasium located at 100 Red Rider Road. Young women from throughout the tri-state area are welcome to sell their gently used homecoming, prom and formal occasion dresses. ...

Musketeer 4-H Club holds monthly meeting

WEIRTON — The Musketeer 4-H Club held their monthly meeting at Christ United Methodist Church, opening with recitation of the Pledge of Allegiance and 4-H Pledge. Alec Burkhart gave the treasurer’s report. MacKenzie Moore, Hannah Moore, and Chloe Burkhart presented programs and ...