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Annual youth flea market Saturday in Weirton

First Choice America Community Federal Credit Union is a sponsor for the third-annual Hidden Treasure Youth Flea Market, which will be held rain or shine at the front of the Millsop Community Center, Main Street, Weirton, from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Saturday. Tables are available for $2 each for ...

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Neon Knights to play at Country Friends COLLIERS — Country Friends will host the Neon Knights on Friday and the Country Friends 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 ...

Toronto High School Class of 1968 reunion

Members of the Toronto High School Class of 1968 held their 50-year reunion July 14 at the Red Knight Hall Toronto. On hand were, first row, from left, Marilyn McClelland Ray, Alan Fidak, Mark Bodnar, Marcie Conklin Weissner, Ruth Cope Sutherin, Mary Chesney Parker, Debbie Mulholland Johns, ...

Featured artist at the fort

Jeanne D’Anniballe of Steubenville, a retired 30-year high school and middle school art educator and president of the Steubenville Art Association, is the association’s featured artist of the month with a variety of works on display in the visitor center at Historic Fort Steuben, 120 S. ...

Mingo Knights present awards, install officers

MINGO JUNCTION — Erik Hosdil, District 52 deputy, assisted by Lou DiGregory, acting district warden, installed officers of the Monsignor Joseph F. Dooley Council No. 4361 Mingo Knights of Columbus during a banquet held Friday evening at the Mingo Knights of Columbus Hall. Shawn Zarych was ...

Attends Kiwanis International Convention

The 103rd-annual Kiwanis International Convention was held June 28-30 at Bally’s and Paris Hotels in Las Vegas with the West Virginia District represented by five of the 2,5000 delegates in attendance including Mary Kay Olashuk, a resident of Follansbee and a member of the Weirton Kiwanis ...

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WSX 25-Year Club picnic on Saturday WEIRTON — Weirton Steel’s 25-Year Club will hold its 72nd-annual picnic from 1:30 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. on Saturday at the Serbian Picnic Grounds on Kings Creek Road, Weirton. Current and former steelworkers will gather together “to talk about their ...

First Choice awards scholarships

WEIRTON — The First Choice America Community Federal Credit Union has announced the recipients of the 2018 “People Helping People” scholarships. Those selected are: ¯ Ty Biela, a graduate of Oak Glen High School, plans to major in biometric systems at West Virginia University. He is ...

Candids from Weirton Greek Festival

Today’s community page offers some candid photos I took during a noontime visit Friday to the 31st-annual Weirton Greek Festival, there to snap some photos and visit, yes, but also on hand to satisfy a craving for one of my favorites — spanakopita or spinach pie. I can’t pronounce it ...

Women’s golf news

BLACKMOOR LADIES LEAGUE The Blackmoor Ladies League played “Throw Out Your Worst Two Holes” on July 9. Kathi Moore took first place and Cheryl Black, second. Tammy Cox won closest to the pin on hole No. 3. Brenda McCloskey had long drive on hole No. 8. Lori DeFallo took low putt ...

Campus news

John Carroll University Adrianna Deptula of Steubenville was named to spring dean’s list at John Carroll University. West Liberty University The following area students were named to the spring dean’s list at West Liberty University: Rachel Krems, Ashley Sherman, Bethany; Edward ...

Three Franciscan Sisters make their perpetual profession of vows

TORONTO — Three sisters with the Franciscan Sisters, Third Order Regular of Penance of the Sorrowful Mother made their perpetual profession of vows on June 30 at Father of Mercy Chapel in Toronto at the community’s motherhouse. Bishop Jeffrey Monforton of the Diocese of Steubenville ...

Church news from around the area

Greater Zion to host two-day Christmas in July expo STEUBENVILLE — Greater Zion Temple Family Worship Center, 500 N. Fifth St., Steubenville, will host a two-day Christmas in July Expo from noon to 6 p.m. July 28 and from 1 p.m. to 6 p.m. on July 29. Vendors will include LuLaRoe, Sweet ...

Vacation Bible Schools

Richmond United Methodist RICHMOND — “Rolling River Rampage” will be the theme of Vacation Bible School sponsored by the Richmond United Methodist Church, 112 S. Sugar St. It will be held from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. on July 22-26. For information, call (740) 765-4957. Rush Run Community ...

Church sermon topics

-- Bell Chapel United Methodist Church, Steubenville: “You Found What?” -- Buena Vista United Methodist Church, Steubenville: “Pre-Destination! Free Will?” -- Calvary Community Missionary Baptist Church, Steubenville: “Sin and Its Consequence.” -- Finley United Methodist ...

Brilliant Lions award scholarships

BRILLIANT — The two scholarship recipients from Buckeye Local High School receiving a monetary award were present at the Brilliant Lions Club dinner meeting to tell of their education plans and thank the members for their donation toward their education. Brianna Pasco will be attending ...

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Greater Weirton Senior Center has rummage sale, activities WEIRTON — The Greater Weirton Senior Center, 3425 Main St., is hosting a daily rummage sale as part of its activities. The sale runs from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Monday through Friday and features clothes, dishes, jewelry, watches ...

Volunteer applauded

Steubenville resident Mary Beth Bauer, center, recently was presented with a plaque by Columbiana and Jefferson Counties Retired Senior Volunteer Program. Bauer has volunteered with RSVP since 2012 and has logged more than 2,700 volunteer hours. She volunteers at Historic Fort Steuben where she ...

Wellsburg Oil Can Derby winners

Trophies were presented to the 34 children who competed in the Wellsburg Oil Can Derby, including the top four finishers in two divisions. Winners of the stock division, for racers and vehicles weighing no more than 215 pounds combined, were: Dakota Martin, first place; Marlee Ewusiak, second; ...

Support for picnic

Supported by a contribution from First Choice America Credit Union, the Weirton Steel 25-Year Club will stage its 72nd-annual women and men’s summer picnic from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. on July 21 at the Serbian Picnic Grounds in Weirton. On hand for the donation were, front, from left, Kenneth ...