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Catholic Central High School Class of 1963

Members of the Catholic Central High School Class of 1963 held their 55-year class reunion on Aug. 11 at the Steubenville Country Club. Those attending included, first row, from left, Kathy Pearce Cox, Maureen McCleary Trivoli, Sandy Gorby Welches, Patty Patchen Irwin, Sheila Gogul Shulman, ...

Urban Mission launches ‘Who Is My Neighbor’ community survey

STEUBENVILLE — Urban Mission Ministries wants to make like Mr. Rogers and know its neighbors. The effort is taking the form of a community survey launched this month as part of a desire not only to better serve their needs but to better know who they are and their potential. It will ...

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Academy of Lifelong Learning hosting open house Saturday STEUBENVILLE — The Academy of Lifelong Learning will preview its schedule of classes and events during its fall semester open house set for 1 p.m. Saturday in the Totino Room, St. Joseph Center, Franciscan University of ...

Family reunions

McKnight TORONTO — The 74th Woodburn McKnight reunion was held at the Toronto War Memorial Pool shelterhouse area with 53 family members attending, including from New York, Florida and Pennsylvania. Wilma Walker won the 50/50 drawing, and Lisa Skidmore won the door prize. The family ...

Weir High School Class of 1960 holds 58-year reunion

Members of Weir High School’s Class of 1960 gathered for their 58-year reunion held Aug. 24-25 at Undo’s in Weirton with 51 classmates attending. On hand were, front row, from left, Sue Justice Carlson, Rose D’Alesio Kaczmarek, Elizabeth Corwin, Bonnie Jackson Campbell-Kuhn, Judy Harris ...

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Wellsburg teen receives Governor’s Service Award CHARLESTON — Kiara Stevens has dedicated her love of cheerleading to empower young girls in Wellsburg. A 2018 graduate of Brooke High School, she has volunteered more than 1,000 hours as a youth cheerleading coach since her freshman ...

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Cera guest speaker at PERI Chapter’s August meeting STEUBENVILLE — Twenty-four members and guests of the Public Employee Retirees Inc. Chapter gathered Aug. 8 at the YWCA of Steubenville for their monthly meeting. Harold Ray opened the meeting, and Joyce Summers led the group in ...

Family reunion

Grimes family MINGO JUNCTION — The Carl Grimes family hosted the Grimes reunion with 75 attending at the G.K.L. clubgrounds in Mingo Junction. Ruby Grimes offered grace for the covered-dish dinner. Kevin and Sandy Grimes offered a variety of adult and children’s games. Bingo also was ...

Madonna High School Class of 1968 holds 50-year reunion

Members of the Madonna High School Class of 1968 held their 50-year reunion on Aug. 31 at Undo’s Restaurant at the Holiday Inn in Weirton. The following day, classmates enjoyed a tour of their alma mater, golf at Williams Country Club and a pizza party at the home of Tina and Jack Wells. ...

Jobs for Life program informational meetings scheduled for Thursday

STEUBENVILLE — Urban Mission Ministries will be launching its Jobs for Life program this fall with two informational meetings scheduled for Thursday for potential students and volunteers. One is at 10 a.m., the other at 5 p.m. at the mission, located at 301 N. Fifth St. “Jobs for Life ...

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Steubenville Saddle Club meeting set for Tuesday RICHMOND — The Steubenville Saddle Club will hold its monthly meeting at 7 p.m. Tuesday at the club grounds at state Route 152 North. The club’s fourth and final show of the 2018 season will be held Sunday, getting under way at 9 a.m. ...

Annual picnic held

Colliers United Methodist Women met recently in the fellowship hall for their annual August indoor picnic. Local churches were invited with four churches represented, including Wellsburg Franklin United Methodist, Follansbee United Methodist and Pleasant Valley United Methodist in Weirton. ...

Women’s golf news

CADIZ WOMEN’S GOLF LEAGUE The Cadiz Women’s Golf League played a fun game using only three clubs and the putter. Announced by hostesses Tracy Amos and Jan Schultz, the winners were: First place, Carol Lepic, 68 net; second place, Glenda Sensel, 70 net; and tied for third place were ...

Hill Top Presbyterian to mark building anniversary

TORONTO — The congregation of Hill Top Presbyterian Church, located at 110 county Road 46, Toronto, will celebrate the 25th building anniversary on Sept. 16, beginning at 10 a.m. with registration and fellowship. A special worship service will begin at 10:30 a.m. with the Rev. Carroll ...

Serbian Church to welcome bishop to first parish visit

STEUBENVILLE — Holy Resurrection Serbian Orthodox Church in Steubenville will welcome its Bishop Irinej for his first visit to the parish on Sunday. He is the Serbian Orthodox Bishop of Eastern America, with his see in New York City. Bishop Irinej is visiting to lead the celebration of the ...

Church news from throughout the area

Chicken and biscuit dinner at Bell Chapel United Methodist STEUBENVILLE — Bell Chapel United Methodist Church, 3419 state Route 213, will host its chicken and biscuit dinner from 3:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. today. The dinner cost is $10 for adults and $7 for children ages 7-12. Children 6 and ...

Church sermon topics

-- Bell Chapel United Methodist Church, Steubenville: “Here Comes the Judge.” -- Buena Vista United Methodist Church, Steubenville: “What Do You Believe?” -- Calvary Community Missionary Baptist Church, Steubenville: “The Lord is...” -- Covenant Presbyterian Church, ...