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Stanton’s legacy lauded at Historic Fort Steuben

November 23, 2014 STEUBENVILLE — Unpredictable, enigmatic, temper-prone, emotional and intellectual all were adjectives used by speakers to describe the towering, historical figure of Edwin M. more »»

 
 
 

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Stanton’s legacy lauded at Historic Fort Steuben

November 23, 2014 STEUBENVILLE — Unpredictable, enigmatic, temper-prone, emotional and intellectual all were adjectives used by speakers to describe the towering, historical figure of Edwin M. more »»

Santa Claus Comes To Town

November 23, 2014 Children of all ages were delighted with Santa’s arrival Saturday at the Fort Steuben Mall. There to greet St. more »»

Traveling tough Saturday morning

November 23, 2014 STEUBENVILLE — It was a tough commute anywhere in the Ohio Valley Saturday morning, as an unexpected morning shower and below freezing temperatures led to black ice and dozens of accidents on both... more »»

Animal abuse charges filed

November 23, 2014 NEW CUMBERLAND — In addition to prosecuting the county’s largest case of alleged animal abuse since 2011, Hancock County authorities now have 82 dogs to care for. more »»

Holtz Hall announces train giveaway

November 23, 2014 EAST LIVERPOOL — To celebrate the holiday season, the Lou Holtz/Upper Ohio Valley Hall of Fame, in conjunction with Crouse Mill True Value Hardware of North Lima, is holding its third-annual train... more »»

Local Sports

Buckeyes bound for Indy after putting away IU

November 23, 2014 COLUMBUS — Ohio State distanced itself from the rest of the Big Ten’s East Division with a 42-27 win over Indiana on Saturday that clinched the division title and a second straight trip to the Big... more »»

Marshall answers all the haters and critics

November 23, 2014 COLUMBUS — His determination took him out into the snow last Monday to field some punts on what was officially a day off from practice for Ohio State’s football team. more »»

Pittsburgh falls, 4-1, in Long Island

November 23, 2014 UNIONDALE, N.Y. — The New York Islanders and Pittsburgh Penguins now have a rivalry as intense as many in the NHL. A pair of Islanders victories in two days only turned up the heat even more. more »»

Franciscan men top Geneva College for first win of season

November 23, 2014 STEUBENVILLE — Franciscan freshman guard Rich Cross found himself open at the three-point line on each of the Barons’ first three possessions in Saturday’s game at Geneva College. more »»

Basketball season will soon heat up winter

November 23, 2014 We’re still in the thick of the football season as the Division I playoff picture is coming into focus and, at the high school level, Steubenville has just earned its second consecutive regional... more »»

Obituaries

Vincent Colaianni

November 23, 2014 Vincent Colaianni, 77, beloved husband, dad. nonno, brother and friend, of Dillonvale, OH, died Friday, November 21, 2014, surrounded by his loving family and his wife of 54 year. more »»

Mary Riffee

November 23, 2014 Mary Jane Riffee,70, of Wintersville died November 22, 2014, at Trinity West, ER. Mary was born November 23, 1943, in Steubenville. She is the daughter of the late Donald and Florence Denning Ralston. more »»

Helen Ciarrocchi

November 23, 2014 Helen C. Ciarrocchi, 92, of Weirton, WV, died Friday, November 21, 2014, at the Weirton Medical Center. more »»

Judith Ireland

November 23, 2014 Judith Ann (Rensi) Ireland, 72, of Gahanna, OH, formerly of Piney Fork, OH, passed away Friday, November 21, 2014, at St. Ann’s Hospital in Westerville, OH. Judy was born Sept. more »»

Dessie Rodosovich

November 23, 2014 Dessie Rodosovich Wilson, 85, of Wintersville, Ohio, passed away Saturday, November 22, 2014, at Lancia Villa Vista. 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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