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Steubenville High School Class of 1979 holds 40-year reunion

The Steubenville High School Class of 1979 held its 40-year reunion on Sept. 7 at Froehlich’s Classic Corner in Steubenville. Attending were, first row, from left, Darlene McGhee Turner, Dorisa Stinson, Sandra Thompson Presley, Janice Harris, Lori Poole Cesar, Dawn Edwards and Roxanne Beck ...

Red Hat Halloween fun

Members of the La Bonne Vie Chapter of the Red Hat Society met Oct. 17 at Scaffidi’s Restaurant in Steubenville for their annual Halloween party. Costume prizes were awarded for various categories with winners including, scariest, Lucia Scaffidi; most original, Elaine Wukelic; and prettiest, ...

Holiday Splendor planning under way with vendors sought

The 18th-annual Holiday Splendor sponsored by the OFWC Woman’s Club of Wintersville will be held Dec. 1 at St. Florian Event Center in Wintersville. The luncheon and style show will feature a variety of vendors and boutique shopping beginning at 11:30 a.m. The luncheon will be served at 1 ...

Quarter auction Nov. 10 to benefit CCHS Band

Catholic Central High School Marching Band’s fundraiser quarter auction will be held Nov. 10 in the CCHS cafeteria, located at 320 Westview Ave., Steubenville. Doors open at 1 p.m., with bidding beginning at 2 p.m. The $5 admission includes one paddle with additional paddles available for $1 ...

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Santa’s Runway set for Nov. 9 at Millsop Community Center WEIRTON — The fifth-annual Santa’s Runway Craft and Vendor Show will be held from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Millsop Community Center, 3420 Main St., Weirton. There will be handmade crafts, home decor, a variety of vendors and ...

JUHS Class of 1979

Members of Jefferson Union High School’s Class of 1979 held their 40-year reunion Sept. 21 at Undo’s Restaurant in Weirton, where a meet-and-greet was held Sept. 20. Classmates on hand were, front, from left, Kathleen Sanders McKindles, Sharon Alpino Stewart, Dawn Reeves, Bob Scholl, Pennie ...

Red Ribbon Week

Representatives of the Tri-State Young Marines cleaned and decorated Pride Park located in New Cumberland to mark the beginning of Red Ribbon Week, which is recognized across the country during Oct. 23-31 as a catalyst to mobilize communities to educate youth and encourage participation in drug ...

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55th-annual arts and crafts show Saturday in Weirton WEIRTON — The art department of the GFWC Weirton Woman’s Club will be holding its annual arts and crafts show from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Saturday at the Masonic Annex on Knights Road, Weirton. “This show is a combination of quality ...

Steubenville Woman’s Club to have anniversary celebration

STEUBENVILLE — Former members of the OFWC/GFWC Woman’s Club of Steubenville are invited to reunite with the club for the 120th anniversary celebration at the Nov. 4 noon luncheon and program at the YWCA of Steubenville, 320 N. Fourth St. Reservations are required and may be made by ...

Murder mystery tea party

A murder mystery tea party was the Sept. 29 event for the Red Hat Women of Moulan Rouge in Toronto with participants including, front row, from left, Elba Hada, Ruth Cottis, Elaine Gregor, Ceil Horkuluc, Sarah Grafton, Marcella Miller and Domino, a pink hatter in training; second row, Ida Ware, ...

Candids from WIAACC Breast Cancer Awareness event

The Women in Action Against Cancer Coalition of Jefferson County held its 23rd-annual breast cancer awareness wreath ceremony on Oct. 27 at the Prime Time Center in Steubenville where breast cancer survivors were applauded and presented with special gifts, including inspirational cards made by ...

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Candlelight vigil at fort scheduled for Wednesday STEUBENVILLE — The YWCA of Steubenville and A.L.I.V.E. Inc. are partnering to hold a candlelight vigil beginning at 6 p.m. on Wednesday at the fountain at Historic Fort Steuben, 120 S. Third St. The event is being held in observance of ...

Ohio Valley Youth Network to welcome NAMI speaker Tuesday

STEUBENVILLE — Julie Gomez, director of operations at the National Alliance on Mental Illness of Greater Wheeling, will be the guest speaker at the Ohio Valley Youth Network meeting on Tuesday at the Sycamore Youth and Community Center, 301 N. Fourth St. Her topic for the 6:30 p.m. meeting ...

Pink Pumpkin Scavenger Hunt a success

In recognition of National Breast Cancer Awareness Month, the Carriage Inn/Carriage House of Steubenville sponsored a scavenger hunt to raise money for the Teramana Cancer Center T.E.A.R. fund. “This was one of the funnest events we have sponsored,” said Nancy Felton, community director of ...

Wrap up season

The women of the Red Oaks Ladies League had one final event of the season, playing an 18-hole scramble at Highland Springs in Wellsburg on Oct. 19. The winning team was Lori DeFallo, Signa Findlay and Tammy Cox, who had a chip-in for a birdie on hole No. 10. Skill prizes went to DeFallo for ...

WVU Extension home gardening contest category winners are announced

NEW CUMBERLAND — Winners of the second-annual WVU Hancock Brooke County Extension Home Gardening Contest have been announced by Ann Bailey, agricultural and natural resources program assistant. They are: - Grand prize: Carol and Larry Esterline of East Liverpool. - First-place flowers: ...

All Saints Philoptochos makes donation to Brooke Place

At a recent board meeting of the Brooke Place, the All Saints Greek Orthodox Ladies Philoptochos Society recognized the organization with a $500 donation. The Brooke Place provides quality in-house health services to girls ages 12-18 to successfully engage within their family and community. ...

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Pine Grove UMC planning holiday craft show for Nov. 2 HAMMONDSVILLE — Pine Grove United Methodist Church is organizing its annual holiday craft show to be held from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Nov. 2 at the Saline Township Complex in Hammondsville. The show will feature a variety of crafts, baked ...

Churches holding trunk or treat events

Brooke Hills Free Methodist, City Council WELLSBURG — Brooke Hills Free Methodist Church and Wellsburg City Council will be hosting a trunk-or-treat from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. on Sunday at Central Park in Wellsburg. Admission is free, and participants are encouraged to come in costume. East ...

Church sermon topics

- Bell Chapel United Methodist Church, Steubenville: “Squinters Welcome.” - Buena Vista United Methodist Church, Steubenville: “Looking for a Pathway.” - Cadiz Presbyterian Church: “The Pharisee and the Tax Collector,” Jack Kibble, guest speaker. ¯ Calvary Community ...