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Mark 15-year anniversary

The Weirton Red Hat Sassie Lassies recently celebrated their 15-year anniversary at the Ponderosa Golf Course Restaurant. Attending were, seated, from left, Wadeane Nardo, Mary Louise Danek, Joan Weaver and Diane Pastoric, and standing, Bonnie Courtney, Shirley DeLuca, Marge Phillips, Patty ...

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Piney Fork to hold Memorial Day services on May 26 PINEY FORK — The Gwyn Allen Post 735 American Legion Piney Fork will hold Memorial Day services at noon May 26 at the Legion hall. Participants in the service will include officers, auxiliary members, sons of the Legionnaires and ...

Enjoy a bunny visit

The Country 4-H Variety Club recently sponsored a visit with the Easter Bunny and a “Souper Soup Sunday” at the Jefferson County Fair Kitchen. The event involved a silent auction and the sale of homemade candy and cupcakes. Involved were Johnny Frank, Hanna Meeker, Annie Doty as the ...

Campus news

KENT STATE UNIVERSITY Wendy Vargo, a Steubenville area resident and a nursing major at Kent State Salem, was selected to the Kent State University’s Women’s Center Sage Project, Class of 2018. The Sage Project recognizes female students from across the Kent State system who overcame ...

Women’s Golf News

WOODVIEW 18-HOLE THURSDAY MORNING LEAGUE The results from the May 9 league day are Mishal Hawthorne winning low gross with an 86 in first flight and Mary Ann Bainbridge winning low net with a 76. Erin Ankrum won low gross second flight with a 96, and Janet Stukins won low net with a ...

‘Man 2 Man’ Men’s Weekend at Mount Zion Baptist Church

Mount Zion Baptist Church, 221 N. Seventh St., Steubenville, will hold its “Man 2 Man” Men’s Weekend on May 24-26, featuring guest speaker Melvin Rippy of Pittsburgh at 7 p.m. on May 24; a musical concert beginning at 6 p.m. May 25 and showcasing area choirs, male choirs and a soloist; ...

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Christ UMC of Weirton to mark 60th anniversary WEIRTON — Christ United Methodist Church of Weirton will be celebrating its 60th anniversary on June 2 with a covered-dish luncheon following the worship service, which begins at 9 a.m. Attendees are asked to bring a side dish to share. ...

Church sermon topics

¯ Bell Chapel United Methodist Church, Steubenville: “Overlooking the Obvious.” - Buena Vista United Methodist Church, Steubenville: “The Alpha and The Omega.” ¯ Calvary Community Missionary Baptist Church, Steubenville: “Kingdom Seekers.” - Covenant Presbyterian Church, ...

Candids from Special Olympics games

Today’s community page features candid photos taken at the annual Area Nine Special Olympics held May 4 at Harding Stadium in Steubenville. Approximately 300 athletes from 10 counties, including Jefferson County, demonstrated their skills in various track and field events. State ...

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YWCA ‘Sip & Shop’ set for tonight is postponed STEUBENVILLE —The YWCA of Steubenville at 320 N. Fourth St. has to postpone the “Sip & Shop” it had planned to hold tonight. The fundraiser featuring the Bling Bling Lady Mobile Boutique of North Lima, Ohio, as a key ...

Credit unions take a stand against bullies

During the spring, the Weirton-Wellsburg Chapter of Credit Unions, which consists of the Eagle Can Employees Federal Credit Union, First Choice America Community Federal Credit Union, Hancock School Employees Federal Credit Union, Strip Steel Community Federal Credit Union and Tin Mill ...

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Annual Memorial Brick Run scheduled for Saturday WINTERSVILLE — The American Legion Riders of Stevens-Christian Memorial Post 557, will hold their fifth-annual Memorial Brick Run on Saturday. “The Ride to Remember” is open to the public. Registration is at 9 a.m. at Neidengard’s ...

Candids from OVHC ‘Arabian Nights’ gala

Today’s community page showcases candid photos from the Ohio Valley Health Center’s 13th-annual gala held May 4 at the Steubenville Country Club. For information on the center located at 423 South St., Steubenville, that helps at an in-need population or to help, call (740) 283-2856. The ...

Bergholz cleanup in memory of Larry Crow

BERGHOLZ — Larry Crow Curb Cleanup Day on Saturday in Bergholz will pay tribute to the man who took great pride in his community. Family, volunteers and fellow Bergholz Ruritan members will be among those carrying on the tradition that Crow so faithfully demonstrated, cleaning up Second ...

Prom royalty

Kiri Carothers and Jared Cain were crowned queen and king during Buckeye Local High School’s prom held May 4 at Wheeling Capitol Theater and Ballroom. Also named were Ethan Powell as prince and Ashlynn Haught as princess.

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LaBelle Chapter No. 414 to mark centennial May 21 STEUBENVILLE — The LaBelle Chapter No. 414, Order of the Eastern Star, will celebrate its 100th anniversary May 21 at the Masonic Temple with Worthy Grand Matron Kelly Cholodewitsch and Worthy Grand Patron Dennis Lawson and other ...

Laurel’s hosting Men’s Breakfast Club

The Laurels of Steubenville is hosting a Men’s Breakfast Club on the last Thursday of some months with upcoming ones set for July and October. Club members have been enjoying gourmet breakfast items such as steak and eggs, stuffed French toast, Lyonnais potatoes and apple fritters. The event ...

Competition winners

The Top of West Virginia Arts Council and Top of West Virginia/Convention and Visitors Bureau at Summit Art Gallery, located at 3393 Main St., Weirton, sponsored a local art and photography competition to the theme “Churches of Hancock and Brooke Counties: Past and Present.” Many area ...

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YWCA ‘Sip & Shop’ to feature Bling Bling Lady Boutique STEUBENVILLE —The YWCA of Steubenville at 320 N. Fourth St. will host a “Sip & Shop” from 5:30 p.m. to 8 p.m. Friday with the Bling Bling Lady Mobile Boutique of North Lima, Ohio, as a key attraction. The boutique ...

Wintersville Woman’s Club to meet Thursday at Le Chateau Pier

WINTERSVILLE — The Wintersville Woman’s Club held its April 18 meeting at St. Florian Event Center with 30 members attending. Judy Weaver gave the meditation to the topic “Maundy Thursday.” Following lunch, President Mary Beth Allan opened the business meeting, reading the poem ...