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Real estate transfers

The following real estate transactions were recorded in Jefferson County: Margaret Brown to Mitchell and Jean Basich, 0.0279 acre and 0.0249 acre, Smithfield Township. Jessie and Rebekah Weigel to Scott Gargiulo, lots 24-25, Dorian Heights. Thomas and Renee Virtue to Michael Sweat and ...

An eye-opener

Dr. Edward Jagela and Dr. Elizabeth Barnabei were joined Tuesday by representatives of the Weirton Area Chamber of Commerce and other guests to celebrate the grand opening of the newest location for Ohio Valley Vision Center. The office is located at 127 American Way in Weirton, offering ...

A new look

Ohio Army National Guard Col. Daniel Shank cut the ribbon officially opening the Guard’s first full-time store front in Steubenville, Thursday. Located at the Fort Steuben Mall, the office will be manned by Staff Sgt. Lance Delburgge. Delburgge is a 2002 graduate of Martins Ferry High School ...

Real estate transfers

The following real estate transactions were recorded in Jefferson County: David Brown (deceased) to Sharon Brown, lot 79, Ross Park Realty. Jefferson County Land Reutilization Corp. to James Nagy, lot 1, Ickis Addition. Jefferson County Land Reutilization Corp. to Joseph and Denise ...

WMC Home Health recognized with Strategic Healthcare Programs award

WEIRTON — WMC Home Health has been honored as a recipient of the Strategic Healthcare Programs Best Superior Home Health Performer Award. “What makes this especially exciting is the scores are determined by the patients themselves, based on their experience with WMC Home Health,” said ...

Expanded area now open

Basil’s Sports Bar and Grill, located at 27 Marshalling Yard Drive, Weirton, held a grand opening Wednesday for its expanded area, known as The Dugout. Owner Pete Basil, his family and staff were joined by representatives of the Weirton Area Chamber of Commerce and other local officials in ...

Baker accepts new position with NASA

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. — A former member of the Steubenville Fire Department has accepted a new position with NASA. Garland D. Baker Jr. will become the senior director fire protection engineer with NASA through Boss Contracting on Aug. 5. He will provide oversight and design of fire ...

Perry takes economic position at Franciscan

STEUBENVILLE — Doug Perry, a former executive at Honeywell International Inc., has been named executive in residence for the department of accounting, business administration and economics at the Franciscan University of Steubenville. Perry will give lectures and lead seminars on a range of ...

Real estate transfers

The following real estate transactions were recorded in Jefferson County: Earl and Tina Pearce Jr.. to Bubba B Wash & Dry LLC, lot 36, West Park. Mid American Mortgage Inc. to Housing & Urban Development, 5,000 square feet, Steubenville Township. Patrick and Charlotte Westlake to ...

Lauttamus wins ATSI Award of Excellence

WEIRTON — A.V. Lauttamus Communications Security is the recipient of the ATSI 2019 Award of Excellence. This award is presented annually by the Association of TeleServices International, the industry’s trade association for providers of telecommunications and call center services ...

Serving the area

SouthernCare Hospice held an open house and ribbon-cutting ceremony Monday at its new location at 100 Welday Ave., Suite G, Wintersville. Located in the former Comcast Customer Service Center, SouthernCare serves residents of Jefferson County and is part of the Kindred at Home family of home ...

Favede named vice chair of constructors organizations

ST. CLAIRSVILLE — Ginny Favede has been named vice chair of the Association of Union Constructors Local Employer Organizations. She has spent a little more than two years as the executive director of the Ohio Valley Construction Employers Council, Contractors Association and as Project BEST ...

Watson to helm of Utica Shale Academy

SALINEVILLE — The Utica Shale Academy will have a new leader this fall after Bill Watson was named director of the community school. Watson, a resident of Wellsville, will helm the program at Southern Local High School and replace Rich Watson, who has become principal of Southern Local ...

Real estate transfers

The following real estate transactions were recorded in Jefferson County: James Sneathen to James Sneathen and Angela Badmone, 1.97 acres, Knox Township (survivorship). Floyd and Frances Wright to James and Nikki Wright, 1 acre, Knox Township (survivorship). Marci Daugherty, trustee, to Ohio ...

Treasure Box

The Treasure Box is open for business in Toronto. Located at 218 N. Fourth St., the store has a little bit of everything except groceries up to 70 percent off of retail prices, according to store owners. The business is open Tuesdays through Fridays from 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. and Saturdays from 10 ...

Revelation Ink

Revelation Ink - Tattoos by Joe Lewis, opened its doors in Toronto, Wednesday. Located at 307 Main St., the tattoo shop is available both by appointment and walk-ins. Lewis said he does any style of tattoos and does cover-ups. “We cater to anyone and their grandmother,” Lewis said. For ...

Hidden Gem

The Hidden Gem Boutique has opened its doors at 309 N. Fourth St., Toronto. Specializing in new and used clothing, shoes, accessories and crafts, store officials plan on having back-to-school specials and factory buy outs over the next few months. For information on the store contact owner ...

Rusty Bull hits the road with new food truck

WEIRTON — An area restaurant has hit the road to provide residents from across the Ohio Valley with a taste of its menu. Rusty Bull Taco Co. first opened its doors in Toronto three years ago, and now the restaurant is growing its presence with a mobile operation, recently launching a food ...

Lauttamus acquires Tri-City Communications

WEIRTON — Weirton-based A.V. Lauttamus Communications Inc. has acquired Tri-City Communications Inc., a leading provider of two-way land mobile radios, mobile video systems, wide area network coverage and electronic solutions for key health, government and corporate clients. Based in ...