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EGCC joins ‘Caring Campus Initiative’ launch

From staff reports STEUBENVILLE — Eastern Gateway Community College is one of 10 community colleges across the nation to incorporate the Caring Campus Initiative into their student success efforts for the fall 2019 semester. According to college officials, the school is working with the ...

New location

Steubenville Integrative Medicine recently celebrated the grand opening of its new location at 320 S. Hollywood Ave. According to owner Dr. Michael Ross, the business focuses on patient care through a multidisciplinary approach to optimize patient health and minimize pain. Among those on hand ...

Lou Holtz Scholarship promotes trade schools

EAST LIVERPOOL — The Lou Holtz/Upper Ohio Valley Hall of Fame again will offer the Lou Holtz Life Improvement Scholarship program for seniors in designated area high schools who plan to attend a two-year trade school. This scholarship program has been administered through the facility since ...

Quick Takes

Joins practice: Dr. Kaitlyn Pitchok has joined the dental practice of Dr. Thomas R. Brown in Wintersville. Pitchok was born in Steubenville and is a resident of Weirton, where she attended Weir High. She completed her undergraduate degree at Bethany College where she played four years of NCAA ...

Grand re-opening

The owners and staff of Locks and Legends Beauty Salon were joined by representatives of the Weirton Area Chamber of Commerce Aug. 29 for a grand re-opening at its new location, 203 Three Springs Drive, Suite 4, in Weirton. Locks and Legends can be contacted at (304) 914-4973. -- Craig Howell

Record-setting summer for WMC births

WEIRTON — Weirton Medical Center is recording its busiest summer in history for baby deliveries. According to Autumn Burnem, director of labor and delivery at WMC, the physicians of All About Women delivered more than 70 babies in August, more than any single month in the history of ...

More services available by VNS

ST. CLAIRSVILLE – With the acquisition of Alternative Home Health by Wheeling Hospital, even more patients in Eastern Ohio can be served by Visiting Nurse Services of Wheeling Hospital-Belmont. The wide variety of services provided by VNS can assist many with day-to-day health care and ...

Recognized

Harrison Community Hospital employees enjoyed an afternoon at fun at the recent employee appreciation picnic. Among those taking in the entertainment, games and lunch were Rachel Kelley, left, a registered nurse, and nursing assistant Susan Ossman. Wheeling Hospital CEO Douglass Harrison ...

Open for business

Jessica Oates, director of Comprehensive Health Associates Inc., cut the ribbon at the grand opening of the CBHS office Thursday. CBHS, located in Unit 502 in the Towers building, 500 Market St., Steubenville, offers area residents psychiatric, psychological and counseling services. Surrounding ...

Quick Takes

JOINS STAFF: Primary care physician Dr. Reda Shedeed has joined the staff of Harrison Community Hospital. A graduate of the University of Alexandria Medical School in Egypt, Shedeed served a general surgery residency at the North Shore University Hospital in New York and family practice ...

Real estate transfers

The following real estate transactions were recorded in Jefferson County: Steve Mantos (deceased) to Melanie Mantos, part lot 25, Valley View. Kaja Holdings 2 LLC to DSV SPV3 LLC, part lots 11-12, Pleasant Heights. Lisa and Michael Tolbert to Matthew and Carrie Smith, 0.071 acre, Warren ...

Jefferson Behavioral puts grant to work

STEUBENVILLE — The Jefferson Behavioral Health System has been awarded a technology grant for $44,429 through the Mary Jane Brooks Foundation. The money is being used to upgrade old technology infrastructure. Thanks to the grant money, JBHS was able to purchase 62 new laptop computers, ...

Trustees re-elected at Carroll Electric Cooperative annual meeting

CARROLLTON — Three incumbent trustees have been re-elected to the board of trustees of Carroll Electric Cooperative Inc. Harold Barber, Kevin Tullis, and Robert McCort were elected during the cooperative’s annual meeting Aug. 24 at the Carroll County Fairgrounds. They represent Districts ...

QUICK TAKES

ASSISTANT NAMED: Katie Hildman has been named as the new assistant director of the Public Library of Steubenville and Jefferson County. “I’m very excited to have been given this opportunity and am looking forward to getting to know the area better as well as our patrons,” said ...

REAL ESTATE TRANSFERS

The following real estate transactions were recorded in Jefferson County: Roger and Lurleen Smith Jr. to Chip and Brittney Lockwood, 7.202 acres, Cross Creek Township. Frank Miodusewski to Nicholas Tuttle, lot 20, Beechwood No. 2. Rose Logan to Terry and Rebecca Latynski, 0.9979 acre, Brush ...

WMC earns recertification

WEIRTON — Weirton Medical Center has earned recertification as a Savi Scout Wire-Free Provider. The technology is a wire-free radar localization system used at WMC when locating breast tumors. In the past, lumpectomy procedures involved the insertion of a wire into the breast prior to ...

Officially open

Family, friends and members of the Follansbee Chamber of Commerce gathered at the Dovetail Fire and Ale, 855 Main S., Follansbee., Thursday to officially open the business. Owners Necol and Rob Dunson cut the ribbon to mark the store’s official grand opening. The Dunson’s plan to offer ...

Sponsors join forces for conservation

STEUBENVILLE — DeNoon Lumber, Jefferson Landmark, M&M Hardware and Water Transport are combining their efforts to support a county-wide conservation anniversary. The Jefferson Soil and Water Conservation District has announced that the four local businesses will champion their 2019 Big ...

Grand opening

Kelli Sarlo, left, and Jodi Ferguson cut the ribbion Tuesday for the official grand opening of their nail salon. The two were surrounded by staff and family for the event. The Iacovissi nails cosmetics and aesthetic salon offers local residents facials, microdermabrasion, dermaplaning, ...

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EARNS ACCREDITATION: The business programs at the Franciscan University of Steubenville have been granted accreditation by the board of commissioners of the International Assembly for Collegiate Business Education. It is the first time these programs have earned this ...