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What’s Up Downtown to continue in Steubenville

April 27, 2015 STEUBENVILLE — The Steubenville Revitalization Group will hold its second What’s Up Downtown Wednesday evening at Two Brothers Dry Cleaning on North Fourth Street. more »»


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What’s Up Downtown to continue in Steubenville

April 27, 2015 STEUBENVILLE — The Steubenville Revitalization Group will hold its second What’s Up Downtown Wednesday evening at Two Brothers Dry Cleaning on North Fourth Street. more »»

One dead, another missing in Steubenville fire

April 27, 2015 STEUBENVILLE — One adult was killed and a young child is unaccounted for following a fire at a house at 1331 Wellesley Ave. around 2:05 a.m. toda. more »»

Jefferson County Fourth Street Health Center holds gala

April 27, 2015 WINTERSVILLE — “A Time to Grow” was the theme of the Jefferson County Fourth Street Health Center’s ninth-annual fundraiser gala held Sunday evening at St. Florian Hall. more »»

McCullough Home group gathers for final meeting

April 27, 2015 WINTERSVILLE — The work of a group formed in 2004, with 19 past residents of McCullough Yellow Creek Children’s Home, is winding down because so few of the former youth are now able to attend... more »»

Ohio Area 9 Special Olympics set for Saturday at Harding

April 27, 2015 STEUBENVILLE —The Ohio Area 9 Special Olympics Qualifier will be held Saturday at Harding Stadium. more »»

Local Sports

Knights hang on to beat Dons

April 28, 2015 WEIRTON — Veteran Toronto baseball coach Brian Perkins doesn’t have to remind his young club that it has to play all seven innings in a high school game because Monday night his troops experienced it. more »»

Headed to YSU

April 28, 2015 RICHMOND — Edison senior Cassady Jarvis is moving on up. The soon-to-be graduate has inked her name to play Division I volleyball at Youngstown State University. “I am super excited. YSU is my No. more »»

Huskies stop Edison again in 5

April 28, 2015 CADIZ — Zack Arbogast earned the win with six strikeouts through five innings and drove in a pair of runs on two singles as the Harrison Central baseball team defeated visiting Edison, 12-2, Monday... more »»

Bryant, Hammel, Cubs top Pirates

April 28, 2015 CHICAGO — With each win, the Chicago Cubs seem to gain a little bit more confidence. more »»

Cards ace Adam Wainwright out for season with torn Achilles

April 28, 2015 ST. LOUIS — The tests results were no surprise. Before Adam Wainwright left the field in Milwaukee, the St. Louis Cardinals anticipated they’d be losing their staff ace for the season. more »»


John Kokosinski

April 27, 2015 KOKOSINSKI, John Thomas, 69, of Wellsburg, passed away April 24, 2015, in Washington, PA. He was the son of the late Edward and Josephine Miller Kokosinski in Beech Bottom, WV. more »»

Mabel Krnich

April 27, 2015 KRNICH, Mabel, 94, of Steubenville, died Saturday, April 25, 2015, at the Carriage Inn. She was born July 20, 1920, in Primislija, Yugoslavia to the late Rade and Yeka Monsilovich Krnich. M. more »»

Jack Klages

April 27, 2015 KLAGES, Jack Sr., 76, of McCord’s Hill, died Saturday. Visitation Monday, 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. and Tuesday, 9 a.m. until 10 a.m. service at Chambers Funeral Home, Wellsburg. more »»

Jan Reed

April 27, 2015 REED, Jan T., 72, of Brookside, died Friday. Visitation Tuesday, noon until 3 p.m. service at Wilson Funeral Home, Bridgeport. more »»

Margaret Cunningham

April 27, 2015 CUNNINGHAM, Margaret Evelyn (Marosi), 84, of Colliers, WV, passed away at 4:17 p.m. on Saturday, April 25, 2015, at Lifeline Hospital, Wintersville, OH. more »»


What’s going on throughout the area

April 28, 2015 Art association spring exhibit begins Saturday The Steubenville Art Association’s annual 2015 spring exhibit will be held Saturday through May 16 at Eastern Gateway Community College, 4000 Sunset... more »»

Brooke museum art show huge success

April 27, 2015 WELLSBURG — When the Brooke County Museum was re-dubbed the Brooke County Museum and Cultural Center, its volunteer board expanded its goals to promoting not only awareness of the county’s history... more »»

Dinner, auction to mark 50th anniversary of Silver Spade

April 27, 2015 On May 9, the Harrison Coal and Reclamation Historical Park will celebrate the 50th anniversary of Consolidation Coal Co. more »»

Community happenings

April 27, 2015 Auxiliary chooses Rhododendrons President Shirley Brecht presided at the April 20 Weirton American Legion Post 10 Auxiliary meeting where Secretary Marcy Spano gave the invocation. more »»

Letters to the Editor

Ferguson right choice for judge

April 26, 2015 To the editor: The newest judge in Jefferson County is my mother, Lisa Ferguson. more »»

Library renewal levy deserves ‘yes’

April 26, 2015 To the editor: The Public Library of Steubenville and Jefferson County will be on the May 5 primary election ballot asking voters of Jefferson County for the renewal of the 1-mill levy that was... more »»

McEwen right choice in Toronto

April 26, 2015 To the editor: This letter is being written on behalf of Frank McEwen Jr., who is a candidate for Toronto council presiden. more »»

Pundits often miss the mark

April 26, 2015 To the editor: Let’s examine what the Fox News conservative pundit dudes are ranting about on a regular basis. more »»

Middle-income housing needed

April 26, 2015 To the editor: As a senior citizen and someone who has reached the 80s, I was surprised to learn that in this area there are no senior living areas for middle-income persons. more »»


Marathon Petroleum ready to expand in Wellsville

April 26, 2015 EAST LIVERPOOL — Marathon Petroleum Corp. may finally be ready to proceed with the planned expansion of its Wellsville operations. more »»

Conference center in construction

April 26, 2015 WHEELING — Ohio County officials hope out-of-town residents come for conferences during the week at a Marriott Fairfield Inn and Suites being constructed at the Highlands, then stay to shop and eat... more »»

MedExpress reveals new branding approach

April 26, 2015 WHEELING — MedExpress is unveiling a new look to the exterior of its Wheeling, Weirton and Elm Grove centers. more »»

Kountry Kidz open for child care

April 19, 2015 WINTERSVILLE — Summer is right around the corner, and the new Kountry Kidz Daycare is opening just in time to offer busy parents a reliable child care alternative. more »»

Quick Takes

April 19, 2015 GRAND OPENING: Dunkin’ Donuts will open its first new restaurant in the Weirton area at 250 Three Springs Road on Monday. more »»

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The life of the average class ring

April 27, 2015 If I may offer a bit of advice to parents whose kids will be getting class rings next school year, from old guy parent to younger parents, it’s this: Keep it simple. more »

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