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JUHS Class of 1958 holds reunion

Members of Jefferson Union High School’s Class of 1958 held their 60-year reunion Sept. 1 at St. Florian Hall in Wintersville, which was attended by, seated, from left, Carolyn Reidy Snodgrass, Carole Landis Eddy, Diana Crouso Smith, teacher Jane M. Fisher, Barbara Campbell Merrill, Linda ...

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Bergholz Area Museum open Sunday afternoon to visitors BERGHOLZ — The Bergholz Area Museum will be open from 12:30 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. on Sunday with September’s feature being a display of memorabilia from the Springfield and Brushcreek area schools. New materials just received covers ...

Jefferson County Relay for Life having kick-off meeting Tuesday

STEUBENVILLE — The kick-off meeting for team captains and volunteers interested in being a part of planning for the 2019 Jefferson County Relay for Life will be held Tuesday in room 1504 at Eastern Gateway Community College, Sunset Boulevard, beginning at 6 p.m. Anyone is welcome to ...

Follansbee High School Class of 1956 holds reunion

Members of Follansbee High School’s Class of 1956 gathered for their 62-year reunion held Aug. 25 at the Holiday Inn in Weirton. On hand were, first row, from left, Mitch Batalo, JoAnn Pursley Wellman, Adelma Davidson Salakovich, Dorothy Rejda, Faye Simmons Shaffer and Mary Jean Wheeler ...

Ohio Valley Chorale starting rehearsals Monday

STEUBENVILLE — The Ohio Valley Chorale will be starting rehearsals next week in preparation for its Christmas concert in December. And there’s plenty of opportunity for more singers to come on board and participate in the local community choir. Rehearsals will resume at 7 p.m. on Monday ...

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Crafting and vendor event set for Sunday at YWCA STEUBENVILLE — A crafting and vendor event will be held from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sunday at the YWCA of Steubenville, located at 320 N. Fourth St. Those interested in participating as a vendor are directed to ...

Wintersville High School Class of 1963 holds 55-year reunion

Members of the Wintersville High School Class of 1963 held their 55-year reunion at St. Florian Hall in Wintersville during August. On hand were, seated, from left, Diane Freshwater Vanderborne, Patty Perry Thumm, Mary Evangelinos McElhaney, June Morelli Laughery, Alive Kay Martin McDowell, ...

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Recovery breakfast to be held Sept. 12 STEUBENVILLE — As part of the celebration of National Recovery Month in September, the Family Recovery Center will recognize those in recovery from substance use disorders by hosting a recovery Breakfast from 7:30 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. Sept. 12 at the ...

Sylvia Crawley guest speaker at Sunday rally

STEUBENVILLE — Steubenville native Sylvia Crawley, former Women’s National Basketball Association forward and North Carolina Tar Heel women’s basketball assistant coach, will be the featured speaker when the All Valley Youth and Community Rally is held Sunday at Harding Stadium in ...

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Writer’s workshop to mark Library Card Sign-Up Month STEUBENVILLE — September is Library Card Sign-up Month — a time to remind the community about the services and resources that are available at the Public Library of Steubenville and Jefferson County. To celebrate, the library is ...

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Veterans satellite office open Wednesday in Dillonvale STEUBENVILLE — The satellite office of the Jefferson County Veterans Service Commission will be open from 9 a.m. to noon on Wednesday at the Dillonvale City Building, 135 School St., Dillonvale, to assist veterans, dependents of ...

Women’s golf news

BLACKMOOR Blackmoor Ladies League played a “Four-Gal Scramble” on Aug. 27. Winners of the event were Lori DeFallo, Brenda McCloskey and Cheryl Black. Kathie Moore had long drive on hole No. 8. CADIZ WOMEN’S GOLF LEAGUE The Cadiz Women’s Golf League played “Putt Poker” ...

Church news from throughout the area

Shiloh Apostolic to mark 90th church anniversary WEIRTON — Shiloh Apostolic Faith Assembly, 3000 Weir Ave., will celebrate its 90th church anniversary on Sept. 9. The Rev. D.W. Cummings will speak at the 12:30 p.m. service, and guest speaker Bishop James Gaiters will speak for the 5 ...

‘Dinner & A Concert’ a hit

The first “Dinner & A Concert” at the Sycamore Youth and Community Center located at 301 N. Fourth St., Steubenville, was “a smashing success,” Bobbyjon Bauman, president of the Ohio Valley Youth Network, said of the kick-off of what will be a monthly fundraiser for the center. ...

Toronto church honoring first responders Sept. 9

The First United Methodist Church of Toronto, located at Sixth and Main streets, Toronto, will honor community first responders at a special service planned for Sept. 9, beginning at 10 a.m. The service will conclude a weekly series of speakers from local law enforcement, fire and emergency ...

Church sermon topics

-- Bell Chapel United Methodist Church, Steubenville: “Mirror, Mirror On the Wall Who ________? -- Buena Vista United Methodist Church, Steubenville: “The Face of God.” -- Calvary Community Missionary Baptist Church, Steubenville: “Choose Your Destiny.” -- Covenant Presbyterian ...

Wintersville High School Class of 1968 holds 50-year reunion

Members of Wintersville High School’s Class of 1968 held their 50-year reunion on Aug. 18 at Undo’s in Weirton. There were 83 in attendance, including 57 classmates and three teachers. Thirty-six class members are deceased. Attending were, front row, from left, Linda Kuntz Evans, Debi ...