Business

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, ...

Quick takes

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 ...

Real estate transfers

The following real estate transactions were recorded in Jefferson County: Michael Connor (deceased) to Nina Connor, part lot 35, Hiland Estates. Joseph Bressler and others to Jefferson County Land Reutilization Corp., lot 636, Labelleview. Margaretta Churchman (deceased) to Anthony ...

Annual Car Cruise held at the Laurels of Steubenville

STEUBENVILLE —The Laurels of Steubenville held its ninth-annual Car Cruise on July 27. This year featured record participation, organizers said. Each participant received an official T-shirt, a dash plaque and had the chance to win a trophy in one of seven categories. This year’s ...

Summer conference

Cardinal Power Plant management recently got a chance to meet retired NBA star Charles Barkley in Columbus while the power plant management was attending Ohio’s Electric Cooperatives summer conference. Barkley was in Columbus for a charity event. Shown from left, with Barkley, second from ...

Real estate transfers

The following real estate transactions were recorded in Jefferson County: Robert Warren to Cassidy Ingram, lot 82 and part lot 83, Saltsman’s Fourth. Robert Warren to Janet Warren, 1.341 acres, Knox Township. North Heights Home LP to Common Wealth Inc., lots 21-22, Dike & ...

Uncle Johnny Delivers open for business

John Wells, owner of Uncle Johnny Delivers, cut the ribbon to officially opening his business to the public in the Ohio Valley on Tuesday. The online food delivery service will pick up food orders from local restaurants and bring them to any home or business located in Steubenville, ...

Whinnery retires from Farm Service Agency

SMITHFIELD — Enjoying what is accomplished in life each day is a wonderful plus, and Robert “Rob” Whinnery employed that thought during his 29 years and four months with the Farm Service Agency. During the time that his wife, Vicky, has served as the Jefferson County Junior Fair ...

Planet Fitness holds grand re-opening

Planet Fitness, 4229 Mall Drive, held its grand re-opening Tuesday. The gym was completely remodeled and added a spa room complete with tanning beds, hydro beds and massage chairs. Planet Fitness is open 24 hours a day. For information about the gym, call (740) 314-8047. Among those on hand to ...

Trinity receives national recognition

STEUBENVILLE — Trinity Health System’s home health and skilled care services have received national accolades. The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services rated the skilled care unit as a 5-Star facility, the highest rating that can be received. CMS created the Five-Star Quality ...

Hobby Lobby open at The Highlands

TRIADELPHIA — Hobby Lobby got a little crafty with its opening at The Highlands, and it paid off with a strong opening weekend. The store held its official grand opening ceremony Monday morning, but had quietly welcomed customers with a soft opening Aug. 2 and Aug. 3. Manager Rick Moore ...

Quick Takes

HONORED: The 2019 Clinical Excellence Award from the Ohio State University Comprehensive Cancer Center - Arthur G. James Cancer Hospital and Richard J. Solve Research Institute has been awarded to Megan L. Hendershot-Adelman. The award is presented to medical providers in recognition of ...

‘Martorano’s Prime’ to open at Rivers Casino

ITTSBURGH — Celebrity cook Steve Martorano will be adding a fourth location to his growing portfolio of restaurants at Rivers Casino Pittsburgh. Martorano made the announcement about Martorano’s Prime during the July 31 broadcast of “Jimmy Kimmel Live.” He said Pittsburgh’s ...

Real estate transfers

The following real estate transactions were recorded in Jefferson County: US Bank to Patrick Gaffney, lot 35, Original Bloomingdale. Fannie Mae to David Rusnak, metes, Island Creek Township. Wendell Reese Living Trust to H-R Developments LLC, 8,000 square feet, Knox Township. Jefferson ...

Sims celebrates 30 years with State Farm

WEIRTON — According to her co-workers, Mendi Sims is a cornerstone of the Weirton community. For the last 30 years, she has served area residents working at State Farm agencies in the city, and on Thursday, she celebrated that milestone. Sims began her career with State Farm in August ...

Quick Takes

JOINS HUNTINGTON: Stephen Bohach has joined Huntington Bank as vice president, senior relationship manager with the Huntington Private Bank. The Weirton native will provide a wide range of financial services to high net-worth clients through a fully integrated, team-based experience, ...