Community

Students help feed the hungry

Eighth-grade students from St. Joseph the Worker School in Weirton used their community service time to assist other volunteers at Community Bread Basket. “We are here to help out in our community and help those who may be struggling to put food on their table,” noted Hannah Buterbaugh as ...

Scouting for Food

Cub Scout Pack 415 in Steubenville recently held Scouting for Food to collect nonperishable goods and collected 237 items to be donated to a local food pantry. Members include Daniel Moss, Blake Kniszek, Aiden Kniszek, Bryce Tipton, Logan Plante, Camden Toy, Jack Barnes, Graham Taylor, Jace ...

Community news from around the area

Unionport OES Chapter gets state recognition UNIONPORT — Unionport Chapter No. 360 was named “Outstanding Chapter” at the statewide meeting of the Grand Chapter of Ohio, Order of the Eastern Star, held recently in Sandusky. The award, which was presented Sept. 29, recognized chapter ...

‘Fashion to the Maxx’ for Weirton club

WEIRTON — Some attending the GFWC Weirton Woman’s Club fundraiser event on Nov. 11 wore more than one outfit. But that’s because they were busy changing from one thing into another in their roles to model clothing from T.J. Maxx in Steubenville as part of the “Fashion to the Maxx” ...

CWU observes World Community Day

WEIRTON — “Reaching for Wholeness in Harmony with God’s People” was the theme of World Community Day held Nov. 2 at Paris Presbyterian Church and sponsored by Church Women United of Weirton. There were 42 attending, representing 14 churches. “Just as different voice and ...

10th-annual Thanksgiving dinner Tuesday

The Order of A.H.E.P.A. Hancock Chapter No. 103 will be sponsoring the 10th-annual Thanksgiving dinner for the children and staff of the Weirton Christian Center and Dunbar Recreation Center, according to President William Davidson. Chairman Steve Psaros has announced it will be held Tuesday at ...

Library launching Book-to-Action program

STEUBENVILLE — Registration is under way for the Book-to-Action program being launched in December by the Public Library of Steubenville and Jefferson County. But participants can start reading now. “Book-to-Action takes a book beyond discussion and puts it into action with related ...

Church news from throughout the area

Holiday craft show today at Saline Township Complex HAMMONDSVILLE — Pine Grove United Methodist Church will hold its annual holiday craft show from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. today at the Saline Township Complex in Hammondsville. Santa and a children’s craft table will be featured from 11 a.m. ...

Camera club presents awards

WINTERSVILLE — The Upper Ohio Valley Camera Club announced key award winners during its annual banquet held Nov. 4 at Two Ridges Presbyterian Church. Singled out as photographers of the year were Andy Tindor, first place; Barb Momyer, second place; and Anissa Wellington, third place. The ...

Church sermon topics

¯ Bell Chapel United Methodist Church, Steubenville: “A Recipe for Thanksgiving and Beyond.” ¯ Buena Vista United Methodist Church, Steubenville: “A Time for Thanksgiving.” ¯ Calvary Community Missionary Baptist Church, Steubenville: “The Eternal God” Part Two. - Covenant ...

Community Happenings

Country Friends announces entertainment schedule COLLIERS — Country Friends will host the Neon Knights tonight and Moonlite Special on Saturday at the Memorial Hall located at 67 Police Lodge Road, Colliers. The doors open at 6 p.m., the dance starts at 7 p.m., and the hall closes at 10 ...

Participate in chess challenge

The Fellowship of the Pawns Youth Chess Club participated in the 2018 Future Champions Chess Challenge held Nov. 10 in Pittsburgh. Jack Blake and Caleb Bier, both first-time tournament players, played in the advanced beginners section. Blake went undefeated and took home a first-place trophy. ...

Some candids from IACC’s ‘Festa Del Vino’

WINTERSVILLE — “Festa Del Vino,” the Italian American Cultural Club’s annual wine-tasting fundraiser, was held Friday evening at St. Florian Hall in Wintersville. The event included various wines, Italian food and biscotti, a “Pot of Gold,” an Italian (Chinese) auction, a silent ...

Fidelis Gamma Chapter to be part of Dec. 1 event

WEIRTON — The West Virginia Fidelis Gamma Chapter of Alpha Delta Kappa met at Williams Country Club on Nov. 1 with President Jerry DeFilippo presiding. Hostesses Lisa Subrick and Ruth Fuller provided fall decorations for the tables. Each member received a small pumpkin favor and treat bag. ...

Community news from around the area

Striplight Community Theater hosting dinner, performances WEIRTON — Striplight Community Theater will be hosting a fundraiser spaghetti dinner and performance from 2 p.m. to 5 p.m. on Sunday at 2850 Weir Ave. The dinner includes bread, salad, spaghetti and dessert. Entertainment will be ...

Featured artist at the fort

The works of Steubenville Art Association member Judy Schmidt of Wintersville are on display in the lobby of Historic Fort Steuben, 120 S. Third St., Steubenville, through Nov. 30. The featured artist has done several paintings which were donated to fundraisers for animal shelters and has ...

Wintersville Woman’s Club meets Thursday

WINTERSVILLE — David Dibartolomeo will present a program on the Civil War as the featured speaker at Thursday’s regular November meeting of the GFWC Wintersville Woman’s Club. The noon luncheon and business meeting gets under way at noon at St. Florian Hall with President Mary Beth ...

243rd birthday of Marine Corps observed

WINTERSVILLE — Camaraderie, comments and cake combined to make Nov. 10 the special day that it is to members of the Band of Brothers, a local group of Marine veterans who have made their weekly breakfast gatherings a tradition for more than 16 years. On Saturday at Zalenski’s in ...

Cuomo guest speaker for Wellsburg Civic Club

WELLSBURG — Program Chairman Linda Crabtree introduced Sharon Cuomo as the guest speaker to the regular meeting of the Wellsburg Civic League held Oct. 23 at the Brooke County Library. Cuomo is president of the Brooke County Reading Council, an affiliate of the W.Va. Reading Association. ...

Community news from throughout the area

Toronto Senior Citizens gather for Thanksgiving meal TORONTO — Doris Matyas presided at the Toronto Senior Citizens meeting held Nov. 8 where Mary Cross, Don Smith, Bill Rawlings and Roy Phillis were welcomed as guests. Mary Alice Meyer gave the blessing for the turkey dinner, read a ...