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Quinn to mark 196th anniversary

STEUBENVILLE — Quinn Memorial African Methodist Episcopal Church, 515 North St., will be holding a three-day 196th church anniversary celebration and revival services on Friday through Sunday. The events are open to the public, beginning with revival services on Friday at 6 p.m. and led by ...

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Wellsburg churches uniting for VBS program July 22-26 WELLSBURG — Several Wellsburg churches are working together once again to offer a Vacation Bible School program with this year’s event to be held from 9 a.m. to noon the week of July 22-26. It will be held at the First Baptist ...

Adena Lions Club installs officers

ADENA — Jean Shields was installed as president for 2019-20 during a recent meeting of the Adena Lions Club held at Harrison Community Hospital. Installing officer was Zone Chairman Neil Cleaver, guest of honor at the event that included scholarship award winners and their families and ...

Center update

Trudy Wilson, left, executive director of the Ohio Valley Health Center, located at 423 South St., Steubenville, was the guest speaker at the July 2 meeting of the Steubenville Kiwanis Club, held at the YWCA of Steubenville. With her is Sophie Spencer, July program chair. Wilson reported the ...

Jewett Alumni Association announces scholarship recipients

JEWETT — The Jewett Alumni Association has announced the recipients of its 2019 R.A. Kammeyer Awards and John Coutts Scholarships. R.A. Kammeyer Award winners were: — Hannah Anderson, daughter of Kory and Brian Smith, graduate of Union Local, to attend Ohio University Eastern, ...

Local credit unions host senior prom

The Weirton-Wellsburg Chapter of Credit Unions hosted a senior prom recently at Serra Village Retirement Community for its residents. Shown are credit union chapter representatives, volunteers, Serra Village staff and prom king John Yuhas and prom queen Mary Yuhas along with their prom court. ...

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Weirton Steel 25-Year Club to hold picnic Saturday WEIRTON — Weirton Steel’s 25-Year Club will be holding its annual picnic from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday at the Serbian Picnic Grounds on Kings Creek Road. This marks the 73rd year for the picnic. All present and past employees of ...

Masonic Garden to be rededicated during service at Fort Steuben Burial Estates

WINTERSVILLE — The deputy for Ohio, Illustrious and Most Worshipful Douglas Kaylor and the Grand Line of Ohio will be at Fort Steuben Burial Estates in Wintersville on Saturday for a 4 p.m. ceremony of rededication for the Mason section of the cemetery. The Masonic section had fallen into a ...

Toronto Lions present GOOD awards

The Toronto Lion’s Club GOOD Awards recently were presented at Karaffa Elementary School to Josey Dickinson, Maggie Long, Cherish DeGarmo, Audrey Agin, Chloe Fisher, Heath Thomas, Lilly Frey, Olivia Owings, and Dax Giglio. Toronto Lions Club members Fred Burns, Ellsworth Graham, and Brant ...

Alpha Mu Chapter visits museum

STEUBENVILLE — Members of Alpha Mu Chapter of Delta Kappa Gamma went back in time to a days-of-old school setting when they gathered for their spring meeting at the Pleasant Hill School House Museum located on 3125 state Route 213. There they heard from museum representatives Gloria Renda, ...

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Weirton Farmer’s Market makes its return today WEIRTON — The Weirton Farmer’s Market makes its return today, having an every Monday presence in the Goodwill Plaza parking lot on Penco Road in Weirton across from the Shop ‘n Save Plaza. The hours are from 3 p.m. to 6 p.m. every ...

Family Reunion

Norris-McIntire The 2019 Norris-McIntire reunion was held at the GKL Club in Mingo Junction with 63 attending. This year’s reunion was hosted by the James Norris family from California. Prizes were won by Al Brandon for being the tallest man, Suzy Crawford for being the shortest woman, ...

Fundraiser helps CBC

The Community Bread Basket conducted a “Paint and Sip” fundraiser recently at Spicy Gringo’s Restaurant, which sponsored the event along with Around To It Construction. Jeanie Montgomery organized it, and Amanda Tournay was the artist who encouraged the painters to do their best. “The ...

Summer feeding program continues

RICHMOND — The Seamless Summer Feeding Program is continuing to offer noontime meals to participants at Edison High School and community churches, with another site opening its doors to offer free meals to area youth. The program continues through Aug. 16 and is available at EHS and ...

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Bell Chapel UMC to hold shelterhouse sale July 13 STEUBENVILLE — Bell Chapel United Methodist Church, located at 3419 state Route 213, Steubenville, will hold its shelterhouse sale from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. on July 13. The sale will include a garage sale, baked goods and sandwiches and ...

Vacation Bible Schools

Abundant Grace Bible Church WEIRTON — Abundant Grace Bible Church, 3900 Brightway St., Weirton, will host Vacation Bible School from 10 a.m. to noon on July 8-11. “Roar Vacation Bible School: Life is Wild, God is Good!” is the theme of the event for children in kindgergarten through ...

Church sermon topics

- Bell Chapel United Methodist Church, Steubenville: “I Remember When.” ¯ Calvary Community Missionary Baptist Church, Steubenville: “A Divine Keeper.” - Finley United Methodist Church, Steubenville: Free Indeed,” morning service; “I Don’t Speak That Language,” evening ...

Special awards given to New Cumberland Lions

NEW CUMBERLAND — First Vice President Joyce Young presided at the June meeting of the New Cumberland Lions Club with Don Greathouse offering the prayer and Arland Lamp leading in the pledge of allegiance. District Gov. Gary Pitcock and Zone Chairman Bernice Pitcock, guests, were ...

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Senior health fair July 24 at YMCA Wellness Center STEUBENVILLE — Valley Hospice and the YMCA Wellness Center at St. John Arena are sponsoring a senior health fair, which will be held from 8 a.m. to noon on July 24 at the YMCA, located at 3151 Johnson Road. The health fair is designed ...

Library details events, activities at branches

STEUBENVILLE — Activities offered through “A Universe of Stories” Summer Reading Club at the Public Library of Steubenville and Jefferson County include the following: Main Library, (740) 282-9782 Children: Space Bingo is set for 2 p.m. on July 9. Adults and teens: “Coffee, ...