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Words of prayer and inspiration

November 22, 2014 STEUBENVILLE — Bishop Jeffrey M. Monforton of the Diocese of Steubenville said Friday he is planning a Cathedral Plaza to be part of the Renovate, Renew and Restore project at Holy Name Cathedral. more »»

History museum discussed

November 22, 2014 STEUBENVILLE — Rotarians learned a little bit of the history of the region and about exhibits at the Senator John Heinz History Center during Friday’s Rotary luncheon meeting at the North Fourth... more »»

Veteran Toronto teachers to retire

November 22, 2014 TORONTO — The retirement of five longtime teachers was discussed during the city school board’s Thursday meeting. more »»

Two city schools earn state board recognition

November 22, 2014 STEUBENVILLE — The Ohio Board of Education has recognized more than 130 schools, including East Garfield Elementary and Wells Academy Elementary for maintaining high academic achievement among their... more »»

Local Sports

REGIONAL RALLY

November 22, 2014 ZANESVILLE — Big Red captured its second straight Division IV, Region 13 championship Friday night with a thrilling 29-21 victory over Columbus Beechcroft inside Sulsberger Stadiu. more »»

Regular season losing streak forgotten in 29-21 win

November 22, 2014 ZANESVILLE — Much like their head coach was inexplicably thrown to the ground, the Steubenville football team got off the deck after three losses in a row in Weeks 5-7 to claim the Division IV,... more »»

Indiana shouldn't be a problem for Buckeyes

November 22, 2014 COLUMBUS — Ohio State playing Indiana in football is the spectator sports equivalent of watching How The Grinch Stole Christmas. more »»

West Virginia outlasts Boston College, 70-66

November 22, 2014 SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico — West Virginia coach Bob Huggins arrived in Puerto Rico this week expecting to see his team face tough situations. more »»

Isles slip by Penguins in SO

November 22, 2014 PITTSBURGH — Kyle Okposo scored in the third round of the shootout, sending the New York Islanders to a 5-4 victory over the Pittsburgh Penguins on Friday night. more »»

Obituaries

Mary Stacey

November 22, 2014 Mary Elizabeth Stacey, 79, of Toronto, Ohio, passed away gently in her sleep on November 17, 2014, with family. more »»

Alena Lutton

November 22, 2014 Alena Lutton, 76, of Green Tree, PA, passed away peacefully, Wednesday, November 19, 2014, surrounded by her family, following a lengthy struggle with renal carcinom. more »»

Charles Warrick

November 22, 2014 Charles “Mickey” Warrick, 67, of Weirton, WV, died Friday at Weirton Medical Center. His funeral arrangements are pending at Greco Hertnick Funeral Home, 3219 Main St., Weirton grecohertnick. more »»

Darlene McMillion

November 22, 2014 Darlene Louise McMillion, 78, of Hopedale, OH, passed away November 21, 2014, at Harrison Community Hospital. more »»

Gary Miley

November 22, 2014 Gary Truman Miley Sr., 73, of Weirton passed away Thursday, November 20, 2014, at his home in Shirley, W. more »»

Community

Benevenuti Amici

November 23, 2014 Translated, that headline is Italian for “Welcome friends,” so noted the cover of the program on tables at the Italian American Cultural Club’s fourth-annual Festa del Vino held Nov. 14 at St. more »»

Community calendar

November 23, 2014 (EDITOR’S NOTE: The community calendar is only as accurate as the information provided to it. more »»

Valley Pastors Network plans holiday service Sunday

November 22, 2014 The Valley Pastors Network invites individuals from across the Ohio Valley to attend the 2014 community Thanksgiving service set for 4 p.m. Sunday at Calvary Church, 255 N. Fifth St., Steubenville. more »»

Operation Christmas Child collection week ends Monday

November 22, 2014 It’s not too late to pack a shoebox for Operation Christmas Child, the world’s largest Christmas project of its kind, which uses gift-filled shoeboxes to share God’s love in a tangible way with need... more »»

Church happenings

November 22, 2014 Thanksgiving eve service planned St. Thomas Episcopal Church will hold a Thanksgiving eve service at 7 p.m. Nov. 26 at the church located at Three Springs and St. Thomas drives, Weirton. more »»

Letters to the Editor

United Way needs your help

November 23, 2014 To the editor: As you gather with family this holiday season, please take time to think of your Jefferson County neighbors in need. more »»

Democrats should get a backbone

November 23, 2014 To the editor: Ignoring the tea-slurping, ignorant editorials and letters to the editor appearing lately is hard. It forces me to leave many stupid comments unanswere. more »»

Bloomingdale should step up

November 23, 2014 To the editor: With the influx of the oil and gas industry in Eastern Ohio comes new and different pressures on first responders and our civic leaders. more »»

Gasoline prices are questionable

November 23, 2014 To the editor: Have you been following the Comex for gasoline. As of Monday, the cost was $2.01 per gallon. Adding 49 cents for Ohio tax brings it to $2.50 per gallon. more »»

Renforth, Ferguson competed well

November 23, 2014 To the editor: I would like to take time to reflect on the election most recent in the valley. I supported two young candidates. more »»

Business

It’s 2016 and beyond during annual Los Angeles auto show

November 23, 2014 LOS ANGELES — One out of every 10 new vehicles sold in the U.S. last year was purchased in Californi. more »»

Thanksgiving costs more but not too much

November 23, 2014 Giving thanks will be a little costlier this year, but — and here’s something you can be truly thankful for — it probably won’t empty your wallet. more »»

QUICK TAKES

November 23, 2014 OFFICE CLOSED: The Harrison County Recorder’s Office will be closed Dec. 15-22, while remodeling and renovation work is done, Recorder Tracy Boyer has announced. more »»

Mammography center expands in St. C

November 23, 2014 ST. CLAIRSVILLE — The St. Clairsville Health Center, an affiliate of Belmont Community Hospital, has expanded its mammography center to make it more accommodating and comfortable for patients. more »»

Perfect attendance

November 23, 2014 State-tested nurses aide Danielle Tanner, right, of the Laurels of Steubenville was recognized during October’s all-staff meeting for perfect attendance in a four-year period. more »»

 
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Survey says consumers are near victory over Thanksgiving

November 18, 2014 Well, a trip through the “300,” which in my case is the 300 e-mails that arrive in my newspaper inbox and usually have maybe one or two that are worth making some out of, brought me a ray of hope... more »

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FREE Thanksgiving Dinner 11-23

Northbrooke Church will be offering a FREE Thanksgiving Dinner on Sunday, November 23, at 5 pm at 208 South Chester St, New Cumberland, WV. The entire community is welcome, and a service will be held following the dinner at 6 pm with Pastor Bryce Griec. more »


 
 
 
 
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