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August brings 104th birthday celebration for Ethel Werner CHESTER — Staff at The Orchards at Foxcrest said they were privileged to witness history on Aug. 3 as Pepperberry Suites resident Ethel Werner celebrated her 104th birthday and was treated to a large sheet cake decorated with ...

Community news from around the area

Friends of Beatty Park are planning two nature walks STEUBENVILLE — The Friends of Beatty Park are planning a nature walk at the park on Aug. 13, beginning at 6 p.m., and a second one as well on Aug. 29, beginning at 9 a.m. Participants can meet at the park entrance for the nature walks ...

‘Powerful’ help for Community Bread Basket

When an electrical power outage occurred recently in downtown Weirton, the Community Bread Basket board of directors suggested that Tara Sheperd, program administrator, get an emergency generator. “With many freezers and refrigerators in the building, we stood to lose a huge amount of food if ...

Community news from around the area

Albert Bickerstaff to mark his 100th birthday Thursday STEUBENVILLE — Albert Bickerstaff of Steubenville will be celebrating his 100th birthday on Thursday. He was born on Aug. 6, 1920, in Steubenville, the eldest of five children of Albert and Augusta Oberg Bickerstaff. His siblings — ...

‘Moonlight Mill Murders’ focus of Guy’s latest book

WINTERSVILLE — Her second book seemed a natural next step. Local resident Susan M. Guy’s release in recent days of “The Moonlight Mill Murders of Steubenville, Ohio” follows her debut offering in 2014 — “Mobsters, Madams & Murder in Steubenville, Ohio: The Story of Little ...

Women’s golf news

Cadiz Women’s Golf League The Cadiz Women’s Golf League’s play of the day on July 29 was “T’s and F’s” minus one-half handicap. Hostesses were Paula Hope and Marilyn Kenny. The winners were: First place, Carole Patton; second place, Carol Lepic; and third place, Brenda ...