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Wintersville club auction set for Thursday

WINTERSVILLE — The Wintersville Woman’s Club is coming down the home stretch for its 2018-19 meetings with only two left before the summer hiatus. Thursday’s noon luncheon and business meeting at St. Florian Event Center features the club’s annual in-house fundraiser, the “Make It, ...

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School of Nursing Alumni Association meets Wednesday, has Andrea Hale as new leader STEUBENVILLE — Blanche Williams, outgoing president of the Ohio Valley Hospital/Trinity School of Nursing Alumni Association, is encouraging current and prospective members to attend the April meeting ...

NHS inductees

Eighteen new members were inducted into the Buckeye Local High School Panther Chapter of the National Honor Society on April 7. They include, front, from left, Halie Marshall, Alexis Scott, Brooke Roski, Alyssa Lingenfelter and Brooke Carpico; middle, Conrad Schuetz, Jenna MacAlister, Brianna ...

Guild sings praises of first event April 28

STEUBENVILLE — The Ohio Valley Music Guild kicks off the first of its three public musical events of 2019 with what’s billed as “A Classical Evening” on April 28 at the Steubenville Country Club, located at 413 Lovers Lane. But don’t be fooled — or scared, guild leaders ...

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Weirton Legion Post hosting Easter dinner on Tuesday WEIRTON — The Weirton American Legion Post 10, located at 3140 Pennsylvania Ave., will host an Easter dinner from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. on Tuesday. It is open to the public, and the buffet will include ham, chicken and a variety of foods. ...

Fidelis Gamma Chapter inducts new members

WEIRTON — The West Virginia Fidelis Gamma Chapter of Alpha Delta Kappa International Sorority for Women Educators met April 4 at Williams Country Club with President Jerry DeFilippo presiding and welcoming guests and members. Hostesses Lisa Subrick and Susan Cullinan decorated the tables in ...

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Pleasant Valley UMC rummage sale wrapping up today WEIRTON — Today is the final day of the semi-annual rummage sale at Pleasant Valley United Methodist Church, 101 Lisa Court. Today’s hours are from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. “There will be loads of quality household items, decorations, ...

Church sermon topics

¯ Bell Chapel United Methodist Church, Steubenville: “Hallelujah! Christ Arose,” choir cantata. - Buena Vista United Methodist Church, Steubenville: “Hosanna to the Son of David.” ¯ Calvary Community Missionary Baptist Church, Steubenville: “An Example of Salvation,” Part ...

Calendar Luncheon a Weirton rite of spring

WEIRTON — Imaginative table centerpieces and decorations reflective of a particular month were the focal point of the 17th-annual Spring Calendar Luncheon arranged by members of the Garden Department of the GFWC-WV Weirton Woman’s Club. Table decor ran the gamut from a June theme of ...

Community happenings

Library announces variety of programs and activities STEUBENVILLE — The Public Library of Steubenville and Jefferson County has announced the following programs and activities at its various locations: Adena Branch, (740) 546-3782 Children: Story Time, for children ages 5-10, will be ...

Piano honors

Johnny O’Karma, 15, the son of John and Michelle O’Karma of Weirton, was awarded the highest level of piano performance at the Thursday Music Club recital held April 7. O’Karma is an 11-year piano student at Torrance Music Studios in Weirton, taught by Janice Torrance. The auditions prior ...

State registrar addresses Fort Steuben DAR chapter

STEUBENVILLE — The Fort Steuben Chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution met March 9 at Froehlich’s Classic Corner in Steubenville with Regent Karen Blanc presiding. Nancy Valles gave the invocation with opening ceremonies involving Rebecca Hersko, Second Vice Regent Vickie ...

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Brilliant Lions Club makes plans for pulled pork dinner BRILLIANT — Plans to help the community with trimming trees along LaBelle Street when the Brilliant Lions Club met recently at the club room. Jody White is continuing to clean streets and sidewalks as part of an undertaking the club ...

New NHS inductees

Oak Glen High School held its 56th National Honor Society induction ceremony on March 31 in the Little Theater with 49 new members inducted, according to Debby Churella, faculty sponsor. The new inductees are, front row, from left, Meghan Sparks, Cyara Soukup, Lexi Rheinhardt, Kara Stanley, ...

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LaBelle Neighbors Who Care hosting special fundraiser STEUBENVILLE — LaBelle Neighbors Who Care will host its first Ohio Valley Choice Awards for Best of the Best in dining in the Ohio Valley. The public is invited to the awards brunch, which will be held from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. on May ...

Used book sale Saturday

The Pleasant Hill School House Historical Museum, located at 3125 state Route 213, Steubenville, will host a used book sale from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Saturday. The sale will feature “hundreds of book — all kinds of topics.” Local authors will be on hand to sell and sign their books, and ...

Legislation Day brings awards, info on Refuge for Women, OV

WINTERSVILLE — Department, committee and contest awards and a presentation on Refuge for Women, Ohio Valley, were highlights of the GFWC/Ohio Federation of Women’s Clubs’ Southeast District Legislation Day meeting and luncheon. The GFWC Wintersville Woman’s Club served as host of the ...

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Mary H. Weir Public Library marks National Library Week WEIRTON — The Mary H. Weir Public Library at 3442 Main St. joins libraries of all types in celebrating the many ways libraries build strong communities by providing critical resources, programs and expertise, according to Rik ...

Muskies chapter winners listed

HOPEDALE — Hopedale Chapter 18 of Muskies Inc. held its annual awards banquet and dinner March 16 with 42 members and guests attending, including three of the original five founding members. During the awards presentation, Bernie Klug was presented awards for top points, 578; top releases ...

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Weirton Kiwanis Club ready for Saturday radio auction WEIRTON — The Weirton Kiwanis Club will hold its 68th-annual John B. Sorrenti Sr. radio auction fundraiser Saturday featuring a variety of miscellaneous merchandise donated by Tri-State Area businesses and individuals. The auction ...