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Three local agencies to get funds to aid victims of crime

October 8, 2015 STEUBENVILLE — Three local agencies will be receiving funding through the state’s attorney general’s office to assist in helping victims of crime. more »»


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Three local agencies to get funds to aid victims of crime

October 8, 2015 STEUBENVILLE — Three local agencies will be receiving funding through the state’s attorney general’s office to assist in helping victims of crime. more »»

Taste of the County winners

October 8, 2015 “Under the Big Top” was the theme of the 21st-annual Taste of the County held Wednesday evening at S. more »»

Several indicted by grand jury

October 8, 2015 STEUBENVILLE — Drugs, sex and gun cases dominated the Wednesday meeting of the county grand jury. Elvis R. Henry, 32, of 404 S. Sixth St. more »»

Adena fire considered ‘suspicious’

October 8, 2015 ADENA — A fire that destroyed a well-known Adena business has been called suspicious by the state fire marshal and the Adena fire department. P&M Restaurant, located at 107 S. Bridge St. more »»

Spelling bee time

October 8, 2015 Area school district representatives met Tuesday at the Jefferson County Educational Service Center to begin planning for the the 2016 Herald-Star, Jefferson-Harrison County Regional Spelling Bee. more »»

Local Sports

Central rallies to top Big Red

October 9, 2015 STEUBENVILLE — Bragging rights belong to the Blue and Gold girl. more »»

Crusaders rout Wheeling

October 9, 2015 STEUBENVILLE — The Catholic Central boys’ soccer team accomplished what it set out do against Wheeling Central. more »»

St. Clairsville boys gets best of Brooke, 6-3

October 9, 2015 WELLSBURG — Sometimes improvement comes slowly, and that’s why veteran Brooke boys soccer coach Joe Pepe is being patient with his young Bruin club. Last year, St. more »»

Pens drop opener

October 9, 2015 DALLAS — Antti Niemi recorded his 33rd career shutout and assisted on two goals in his Dallas debut, as the Stars beat the Pittsburgh Penguins 3-0 on Thursday night in the season opener for both. more »»

Bucs faced with new questions

October 9, 2015 PITTSBURGH — The man who symbolized the Pittsburgh Pirates’ resurgence offered one final bit of advice before hopping onto his custom-made, Batman-inspired ride and zooming off into retirement. more »»


Jerry Burgoon

October 8, 2015 Jerry Lee Burgoon, 60, of Weirton, WV, passed away Monday, October 5, 2015, at Valley Hospice, Steubenville, OH. more »»

William Bell

October 8, 2015 William (Sonny) A. Bell, 78, of Bradenton, Fla., formerly of Mingo Junction, died Oct. 3 at Blake Hospital surrounded by his loving family. more »»

Charles Jarman

October 8, 2015 Charles D. “Pappy Charlie” Jarman, Sr., 81, of Brilliant, OH, passed away Tuesday, October 6, 2015, at Weirton Medical Center. more »»

Florence Cronin

October 8, 2015 Florence M. ‘Flo’ Cronin, 72, of Toronto, OH, passed away Tuesday Oct. 6, 2015, in the Allegheny General Hospital Pittsburgh, PA. more »»

Henry Tingler

October 8, 2015 Henry Lee Tingler 58, of Wellsburg, WV, died Wednesday, Visitation Friday from 11 a.m. until 1 p.m. services at Reasner Funeral Home 1515 Charles St. Wellsburg, WV. more »»


Club makes Holiday Splendor plans

October 9, 2015 Conservation will be the theme of the next meeting of the GFWC/Ohio Wintersville Woman’s Club, which will feature a program on fall planting presented by a representative of Bowers Landscaping. more »»

Marjean Sizemore named Ohio GFWC Jennie Award recipient

October 9, 2015 Marjean Sizemore, a member of the OFWC/Wintersville Woman’s Club since 2005 and its former president from 2008-10, has been named the Ohio GFWC Jennie June Award winner. more »»

Community briefs

October 9, 2015 Luncheon buffet at St. Paul’s Episcopal Church on Sunday St. Paul’s Episcopal Church, 415 Adams St., Steubenville, will host a luncheon buffet from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Sunday. more »»

Community happenings

October 8, 2015 ‘Ghostly program’ at Cadiz library The Puskarich Public Library, 200 East Market St. more »»

Letters to the Editor

Troubling facts about breast cancer

October 4, 2015 To the editor: The ever-increasing flood of pink ribbon products and promotions during October, Breast Cancer Awareness Month, overshadows important information about the disease. more »»

Vote ‘no’ on city wage tax

October 4, 2015 To the editor: Take a stand and vote no for the proposed wage tax the city of Steubenville has placed on the Nov. 3 ballot. This tax affects everyone who works or lives in Steubenville. more »»

Let’s work to help animals

October 4, 2015 To the editor: I voted and campaigned for the animal shelter along with thousands of Jefferson County citizens. more »»

Government gives, takes

October 4, 2015 To the editor: Has President Barack Obama reduced the ISIS threat? He spent $500 million training Syrians to fight the savages. more »»

Dog warden not following plan

October 4, 2015 To the editor: During a recent tour of the animal shelter during Jefferson County Humane Society’s open house, I noticed there were no blankets in the dog kennel. more »»


More lofts on the way for downtown Wheeling at Boury warehouse

October 4, 2015 By IAN HICKS Special to the Herald-Star and Weirton Daily Times WHEELING — About 70 more loft apartments will be available in downtown Wheeling a little over a year from now, as the Woda Group will... more »»

Tractor Supply hosts 4-H clover campaign

October 4, 2015 FOLLANSBEE — After a record-breaking 4-H paper clover campaign in the spring, Tractor Supply Co., in partnership with National 4-H Council, is hosting another campaign. From Wednesday through Oct. more »»

Bella Lux Images anniversary

October 4, 2015 Bella Lux Images held a ribbon-cutting event to mark its first year in operation. The business, in the Gallery Building at 2700 Sunset Blvd. more »»

Unique Outdoor Solutions grand opening

October 4, 2015 Unique Outdoor Solutions held its grand opening Sept. 25-26 at its 129 Canton Road, Wintersville, location. more »»

Andros Sun Shoppe opening

October 4, 2015 The Jefferson County Chamber of Commerce welcomed Andros Sun Shoppe, 1200 N. River Ave., Toronto, to the local business community with a ribbon-cutting ceremony Wednesday. more »»

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