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Finishing touches

Workers on Monday placed the signage for the new Wheeling Hospital Ambulatory Surgery Center along state Route 7 near Bridgeport. Wheeling Hospital announced in March that it had purchased the former Compassionate Care Center for Surgical Excellence site in the Aetnaville area. The building has ...

Public meetings set to discuss pipeline

RICHMOND — Two public meetings have been scheduled to educate local landowners about potential impacts from the Falcon Pipeline that is currently being constructed through Carroll, Harrison and Jefferson counties. This pipeline will not be used for energy generation but will be used to ...

Special offer

During November, children ages 12 and younger can eat a meal from the children’s menu for free when they present their Public Library of Steubenville and Jefferson County card at Bennigan’s Restaurant at the Franciscan Square, Steubenville. Making the announcement were Jennifer Cesta, ...

Grand opening

AJ’s Specialty Gifts, located at 4030 Sunset Blvd., Steubenville, next to Windows R Us, celebrated its grand opening on Tuesday. It specializes in crafts, gift items, jewelry, holiday decor and more. Among those on hand were, from left, Nicole Adamski from the Inn and Suites at Franciscan ...

Franciscan University unveils new biochemistry undergraduate degree

STEUBENVILLE — Franciscan University of Steubenville has developed a new undergraduate degree in biochemistry. “This is one part of our efforts to expand science degree offerings at Franciscan University in order to meet the demands of the 21st-century work force and the needs of ...

Race proceeds making a difference

Representatives from the Biasi-Shuma 5K Run/Walk presented checks to Trinity Health System Heart Center and the United Way of Jefferson County with each organization receiving a cut of the $19,000 raised. A Toronto High School senior also will receive a Biasi-Shuma scholarship at the end of the ...

Professors receive research grant

STEUBENVILLE — Two professors in Franciscan University of Steubenville’s education department received a $75,000 grant from the Ohio Deans Compact on Exceptional Children to create an online module to help educators teach evidence-based behavior management practices. Emily Sobeck and ...

Career expos slated at Edison

RICHMOND — Edison Local Schools students are getting a jump on their futures by taking part in a series of career fairs this month. Leah Eft, district career pathways coach, said local experts will attend career expos at Edison High School and John Gregg and Stanton elementary schools on ...

Looking Good

Jefferson County Joint Vocational School students, from left, Jackie Zrinyi, Daytona Westfall and Erin McCain, give Zrinyi’s four-legged friend, Geno, a makeover through the small animal science program’s dog grooming service. The student-run service is offered on Tuesdays and Thursdays by ...

Real estate transfers

The following real estate transactions were recorded in Jefferson County: Greig Black and Melissa Black to Jonathan Edmond, 2 acres, Saline Township. Barbara Black to Jonathan Edmond, 4 acres, Saline Township. Jimmie and Cindi Bruce to Kevin and Andrea Strosnider, 5.166 acres, Salem Township ...

Real Estate transfers

The following real estate transactions were recorded in Jefferson County: Greig Black and Melissa Black to Jonathan Edmond, 2 acres, Saline Township. Barbara Black to Jonathan Edmond, 4 acres, Saline Township. Jimmie and Cindi Bruce to Kevin and Andrea Strosnider, 5.166 acres, Salem ...

‘Voice of the Meadows’ retires

WASHINGTON, Pa. — Hall of Famer Roger Huston, the voice of the Meadows Racetrack since 1976, has resigned his position as announcer and television host of Meadows Racing. His last day of announcing at the Meadows will be Saturday. “I am not retiring, just cutting back on the day to day ...

Donation

Mike Petrella of Ohio Valley Natural Relief recently presented a check for $500 to the Women in Action Against Cancer Coalition of Jefferson County, represented by its co-chairs, Leslie Aftanas, left, and Janet Petrella, in support of the financial assistance it provides to area residents. ...

Adding some color

Lance Gump, a senior in the auto collision program at Jefferson County Joint Vocational School, hones his skills by refinishing a vehicle bumper in the lab. Program students gain a hands-on education in designing and refinishing vehicles such as sanding, masking and custom painting to restore ...

Real estate transfers

The following real estate transactions were recorded in Jefferson County: Hugo D’Amico to Pamela McCullough and Debra Booth, metes and metes, Island Creek Township. Joseph Treglia to John Sampson Sr., 0.1962 acre, Steubenville Township. Jeffrey Brown to Ernest Dennison, lot 6, ...

Hopedale welcomes veterinary care center

HOPEDALE — A new veterinary care center is ready to serve the furry friends of Hopedale and surrounding areas — Heritage Veterinary Care, formerly Cadiz Animal Clinic. The care center promises to provide the highest level of veterinary medicine and currently serves thousands of the ...

Consumers and Peoples announce bank merger

MINERVA — Shareholders with Peoples Bancorp of Mount Pleasant approved the planned merger with Consumers Bancorp during a special meeting Tuesday. All required regulatory approvals for completion of the merger have been obtained, according to bank officials. The merger is expected to be ...

Recognition

The Jefferson County Veterans Association on Thursday presented to Burger King of Wintersville a plaque thanking the business for five years of contributing all the hamburgers and hot dogs for the organization’s countywide picnic for the past five years. The event celebrates and thanks all ...

Murray Energy Corp. extends lender payment agreements

From staff reports ST. CLAIRSVILLE — Murray Energy Corp. announced Wednesday that the company will have until near the end of the month to make payments to lenders. In early October the coal company announced a forbearance agreement giving them until Oct. 14 to make payments to lenders ...

Quick Takes

JOINS THE TEAM: Benjamin Clark has joined the staff in the Salem office of Berkshire Hathaway Home. Clark is a 20-year veteran in the real estate industry and joins the Northwood Realty Services family from Century 21 HomeStar. He is licensed in Pennsylvania and Ohio and brings a wealth of ...