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Night at the Races Saturday to benefit Jefferson County GOP TORONTO — The Jefferson County Republican Party will host a Night at the Races fundraiser beginning at 6 p.m. Saturday at the Red Knight Hall, Mama G’s banquet hall located at 206 N. Fourth St. General admission is $10 per ...

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Benefit concert Friday

Contemporary Christian band Led By Mercy will host a free Thanksgiving benefit concert at 7 p.m. Friday at Abundant Grace Bible Chapel, located at 1080 Steubenville Pike, Burgettstown, Pa. The two-hour concert will feature original contemporary Christian music as well the music of leading ...

Bergholz news

Turkey drawing tickets remain available Tickets remain available for the annual turkey drawing being conducted by the Bergholz Ruritans with five winners to be chosen at 7 p.m. on Wednesday at the Bergholz Diner. Tickets are six for $5. Free Thanksgiving Day dinner at Bergholz Diner The ...

DONATION MADE — Carol Sheerbaum, left, from the Hancock County 4-H Conservation Camp, was presented a donation from Carol Village, chairman of the Garden Department, a part of the Weirton Woman’s Club.
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Woman’s club garden department makes donation to 4-H camp

WEIRTON — The Garden Department of the Weirton Woman’s Club recently held their monthly meeting at the Blue Steel Grill. Chairman Carol Village welcomed members and thanked hostess Dawn Neeley. Guests Buela Hill, Ann Parsons and Betty Corwin were introduced. Barbara Raynolds gave the ...

GFWC Northern District meet held

WHEELING — The GFWC WV Northern District Convention was held Oct. 21 at Christ United Methodist Church. The Woman’s Club of Wheeling was the host club, with Sandy Smith serving as convention chairman. A total of 31 attended the convention, with Lexie Hanket, president of the Tuesday ...

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Camera club winners

The Upper Ohio Valley Camera Club held its annual banquet Nov. 5 at Two Ridges Presbyterian Church in Wintersville, where numerous awards were presented and officers installed. Singled out as Photographers of the Year were Dave Rees, first; Andy Tindor, second; and Sam Rees, third. The three ...

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Camera club officers

The Upper Ohio Valley Camera Club held its annual banquet Nov. 5 at Two Ridges Presbyterian Church in Wintersville, where numerous awards were presented and officers installed. Officers installed for the 2017-18 year were from left, Sam Rees, vice president; Dave Reese, president; Mike Bongart, ...

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Valley’s Got Talent participants

More than 600 people attended the fourth-annual Valley’s Got Talent competition held Nov. 5 in the auditorium at Steubenville High School where Brent Kimball was the overall champ. Eighty youth participated in the event organized by the Ohio Valley Youth Network and awarding $1,250 in prize ...

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Catholic Central High School Class of 1967 holds 50-year reunion

Members of Catholic Central High School’s Class of 1967 gathered for a four-day reunion that included dinner June 24 at the Steubenville Country Club. On hand for that were, first row, from left, Dolores Barber Michnowicz, Laurette Tiberio Smoljanovich, Marlene Camerlengo Riley, Gemma ...

Bethany Women hear from exchange student

BETHANY — The GFWCWV Bethany Woman’s Club met Oct. 16 at Bethany Memorial Church, with Helen Moren presiding. Devotions were led by Connie McVicar. Wendy Seideweitz introduced the guest speaker, Vlad Ulicum Adam, an exchange student from Moldova attending Wheeling Park High ...