First Wednesday in Wintersville

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The Steubenville Catholic Central Marching Band made its way down Grove Street before entertaining many attending the latest First Wednesday in Wintersville from the field behind the Wintersville Municipal Building. The event also ncluded music by Wintersville United Methodist Church’s praise ...

Police reports

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Jefferson County sheriff Tipped: Two portable toilets were toppled and more than $1,300 of welding lead wire were taken from a piece of equipment at a Frontier Environmental Services job site in the Bloomingdale area over the weekend, deputies were told Tuesday. Threat: A man riding his ...


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Vendors sought for Brooke Fair WELLSBURG — The volunteer committee behind the Brooke County Fair seeks vendors for the event, which will return to Brooke Hills Park Sept. 10-12. Vendors may include schools, churches, crafters and other businesses. Ramp to close for inspection WEIRTON — ...

First Fridays on Fourth Street offers music, food, festivities


STEUBENVILLE — First Fridays on Fourth Street will have an Olympics theme appropriately this Friday when it unfolds beginning at 6 p.m. in downtown Steubenville. Plans call for games for children and adults, including a hula hoop contest and a water-balloon toss, according to the Facebook ...

No decision yet on proposed drilling site in Weirton

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WEIRTON — It will be at least another month until a decision is made concerning a proposal to establish a natural gas drilling operation within the city limits. The Weirton Zoning Board of Appeals Tuesday heard a request from SWN Production Co., also known as Southwestern Energy, for a ...