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Decades as clerk come to an end

July 30, 2016 Mary Nash, chief deputy clerk in Jefferson County Probate Court, retired Friday after 42 years of service to the court. Nash served with four judges over the years. Frank Noble Jr. more »»


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Decades as clerk come to an end

July 30, 2016 Mary Nash, chief deputy clerk in Jefferson County Probate Court, retired Friday after 42 years of service to the court. Nash served with four judges over the years. Frank Noble Jr. more »»

Two are sentenced in ATV accident

July 30, 2016 STEUBENVILLE — Two men who were drunk, wrecked the ATVs they were riding, with one of the ATVs hitting a postal worker, pleaded guilty and were sentenced on Friday by Jefferson County Common Pleas... more »»

Ride for a Reason set for Sunday

July 30, 2016 WELLSBURG — The WV Red Knights Chapter 6 is preparing for the 2016 Ride for a Reason set for Sunday, with all money raised to go to the area’s Victims of Fire Fund. more »»

That’s the Ticket fundraiser will offer package valued at $2,500

July 30, 2016 STEUBENVILLE — Residents from across the Tri-State Area still have an opportunity to take a chance at winning tickets to several events that will be happening across our region while helping the wor... more »»

Rotary hears of importance of endoscopies

July 30, 2016 STEUBENVILLE —Endoscopies are important to maintaining good health, members of the Steubenville Rotary were reminded during Friday’s luncheon meeting of the Steubenville Rotary Club at the Norh... more »»

Local Sports

Suddenbreakingnews possesses a powerful closing kick

July 30, 2016 CHESTER — Horses who rally from far behind are often referred to as “deep closers,” and Suddenbreakingnews fits that category. more »»

Big Ben upbeat about season but “let down” by Bryant

July 30, 2016 LATROBE, Pa. — Ben Roethlisberger will spend the next six weeks getting a feel for potentially the most explosive offense in the NF. more »»

Pirates defeated in Milwaukee

July 30, 2016 MILWAUKEE — Junior Guerra limited Pittsburgh to four hits over 8 2/3 strong innings, Chris Carter hit a two-run home run and the Milwaukee Brewers beat the Pirates 3-1 on Friday night. more »»


July 30, 2016 SPRINGFIELD, N.J. — In a major championship season of endless theater, the PGA Championship lived up to its end of the bargain Friday. Robert Streb led the way, even if hardly anyone noticed. more »»

RG3 not looking back, excited and ready to lead Cleveland

July 30, 2016 BEREA, Ohio — He’s now RG4.3. more »»


Betty Thompson

July 30, 2016 Betty Ann Monigold Thompson, 81, of Steubenville passed away Wednesday, July 28, 2016. Arrangements are pending at this time and are in the care of the Clarke Funeral Home, Toronto. more »»

James McDaniel

July 30, 2016 James Junior McDaniel, 82, of Weirton, WV, formerly of Wellsburg, WV, passed away peacefully at Brightwood Nursing Center on Thursday, July 28, 2016, with his loving wife at his side. more »»

Linda Deneen

July 30, 2016 Linda Lou Shields Deneen, 58, of Colliers, WV, passed away July 25, 2016, at home. A graveside service will take place on Monday, 1 p.m. at Kadesh Chapel Cemetery, Wellsburg, WV. more »»

Richard Ross

July 30, 2016 Richard D. “Riff” Ross, 56, of Steubenville, OH, passed away Thursday, July 28, 2016, at Trinity West. He was born November 28, 1959, in Steubenville, OH. more »»

Terry Naughton

July 30, 2016 Terry F. Naughton, 83, of Steubenville, OH, passed away Thursday, July 28, 2016, at his residence. more »»


Work on War Memorial Building is moving along

July 30, 2016 Urban Mission Ministries’ War Memorial Building transformation is making progress, according to the Rev. Ashley Steele, the mission’s executive director. more »»

‘The Table’ resumes Thursday

July 30, 2016 Urban Mission Ministries invites anyone interested to participate in “The Table,” a monthly gathering that after a summer hiatus resumes at 6 p.m. Thursday at the mission located at 301 N. Fifth S. more »»

Church sermon topics

July 30, 2016 -- Bell Chapel United Methodist Church, Steubenville: “It’s A Small World After All.” -- Calvary Community Missionary Baptist Church, Steubenville: The Rev. Donald Creech, guest preache. more »»

Church happenings

July 30, 2016 Grace Lutheran event Aug. 7 seeks help for flood victims Grace Lutheran Church of Steubenville is working through Community Lutheran Partners, Inc. more »»

Letters to the Editor

Relay for Life thanks supporters

July 24, 2016 To the editor: With our 2016 Relay for Life behind us, I would like to say thank you to all of the volunteers who participated in Relay for Life and our sponsors. more »»

Veterans honored during picnic

July 24, 2016 To the editor: An extraordinary event occurred on July 16 at Friendship Park. It was a day the Korean War veterans were honored along with veterans of all eras. more »»

Stand up for the preborn

July 24, 2016 To the editor: In the novel two-year-long campaign for the White House, the best the voting population can give us is two deeply flawed individuals. However, all flaws are relativ. more »»

Gentile stands for everyone

July 24, 2016 To the editor: State Sen. Lou Gentile, D-Steubenville, understands what it means to be a public servant. Gentile is someone who truly listens and cares about the people he represents. more »»

A positive aspect about our area

July 24, 2016 To the editor: While I could find some positive aspect of Jefferson County to write about every day of the year, my public appreciation of the staff of Trinity Health System is long overdue. more »»


EGCC welcomes new board members

July 24, 2016 STEUBENVILLE — Two Youngstown State University alumni are the newest members of Eastern Gateway Community College’s Board of Trustees. David H. Coy and Carter P. more »»

Rusty Bull Taco Co. open in Toronto

July 24, 2016 TORONTO — The Rusty Bull Taco Co., 803 Franklin St. more »»

Quick takes

July 24, 2016 RECOGNIZED: Eagle Manufacturing of Wellsburg has been named one of the nation’s top 50 brands in the area of hardware and building supplies by HBSDealer, a trade publicatio. more »»

Real Estate Transfers

July 17, 2016 The following real estate transactions were recorded in Jefferson County: Edward and Mary Pleise to Lawrence Wilson Jr., 6.299 acres, Island Creek Township. Edna Pleise (deceased) to Edward Pleise, 6. more »»

New owner for Wellsburg Flower Shop

July 10, 2016 By WARREN SCOTT Staff writer WELLSBURG — The new owner of the Wellsburg Flower and Gift Shop enjoys interacting with people, and it’s one of the things he enjoys most about the business. more »»

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What the world needs now is Dr. King and RFK

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