Project BEST contributes to United Way

Project BEST showed its support for the Weirton United Way with a $2,500 contribution Wednesday. Taking part in the presentation are, from left, Don Gianni Jr., United Way board president; Chris Hatala, 2018 campaign vice chair; Ginny Favede, co-chair of Project BEST; Luke Myers, 2018 campaign chair; and Linda Stear, United Way executive director. The Weirton United Way’s 2018 campaign officially gets under way next week, with several activities planned in the coming days. Project BEST is a consortium of more than 400 building contractors, 6,000 building trades craftsmen and apprentices of the Upper Ohio Valley Building and Construction Trades Council and the Ohio Valley Construction Employers Council. — Craig Howell