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Smith continues to invest in downtown

April 25, 2015 STEUBENVILLE — Local business owner and youth sports promoter Mike Smith is preparing to finalize the purchase of the former Brody’s Furniture Store building on South Fourth Street that will complet... more »»


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Smith continues to invest in downtown

April 25, 2015 STEUBENVILLE — Local business owner and youth sports promoter Mike Smith is preparing to finalize the purchase of the former Brody’s Furniture Store building on South Fourth Street that will complet... more »»

Jamie Dixon featured at Baron Club Awards Dinner

April 25, 2015 STEUBENVILLE — Success on and off the court will be recognized at the annual Baron Club Awards Dinner, which will be held May 16 at the Franciscan University of Steubenvill. more »»

Study: Ohio background check unreliable

April 25, 2015 COLUMBUS — Ohio’s computerized background check system has been flawed and unreliable for years, often failing to provide accurate information about convicted felons, according to an investigation b... more »»

Comcast and Time Warner merger nixed

April 25, 2015 NEW YORK — What killed Comcast’s $45 billion bid for Time Warner Cable? Regulators’ desire to protect the Internet video industry that is reshaping TV. A combination of the No. 1 and No. 2 U.. more »»

Women held for decade in home release memoir

April 25, 2015 NEW YORK — When Amanda Berry’s toddler daughter had night terrors and started screaming and running around the room, Berry couldn’t always get to her — because she was chained and couldn’t move that... more »»

Local Sports


April 25, 2015 WINTERSVILLE — K was the letter of the day. more »»

CB topples Madonna

April 25, 2015 WEIRTON — Two teams that are on opposite ends of the spectrum went at it Friday at Ed Bowman Field and the visiting Clay-Battelle baseball team pinned the 15th loss of the season on Madonna by a 6-1... more »»

Big Red beats ’Cats

April 25, 2015 STEUBENVILLE — Big Red kept its Ohio Valley Athletic Conference Tom Bechtel Softball Tournament hopes alive with an 11-6 victory over Edison Friday at Franciscan University. more »»

Undefeated St.Clairsville walks off Steubenville

April 25, 2015 ST. CLAIRSVILLE — With each passing game, St. Clairsville’s baseball team gains more and more confidence. That was on full display Friday evening inside sun-drenched Memorial Park. St. C. more »»

Harrison focuses on feelings, not slumps at the plate

April 25, 2015 PITTSBURGH — Pirates third baseman Josh Harrison doesn’t see numbers and he doesn’t relate to results. Entering Thursday’s game against the Chicago Cubs, Harrison was batting just . more »»


Dominic Lancia

April 25, 2015 Dominic A. Lancia, 95, of Fort Wayne, passed away on April 23, 2015. Born on March 4, 1920, in Pettorano sul Gizio, Italy, he was a son of the late Fiore and Gusepina (DiCenzo) Lancia. more »»

Donna Chiarello

April 25, 2015 Donna Lee (Wells) Chiarello, 69, of Follansbee, WV died peacefully on Thursday, April 23, 2015, surrounded by her family. more »»

Steve Pavlov

April 25, 2015 Steve Pavlov, 91, of Adena, died Thursday. Visitation 2-9 p.m. Monday at Borkoski Funeral Home, Adena. Funeral Mass 11 a.m. Tuesday at St. Casimir’sCatholic Church, Adena. more »»

Joseph Krinock

April 25, 2015 Joseph M. Krinock, 53, of Weirton, WV, passed away suddenly at home on Thursday April 23, 2015. He was born May 8, 1961, in Weirton, W. more »»

Sanda West

April 25, 2015 Sandra Lee West passed away peacefully at the Good Samaritan Hospice in Beaver, PA, on Thursday, April 23, 2015. Born in Newell on September 8, 1936, she was the daughter of the late Iona B. more »»


Churches announce events, activities

April 25, 2015 Special service in honor of Pastor Gary Hallberg A morning of special music and worship will be held at 10:30 a.m. more »»

Church sermon topics

April 25, 2015 Steubenville-area churches have announced the following sermon themes for their Sunday services: -- Bell Chapel United Methodist Church, Steubenville: “Good News for Sheep on the Lamb. more »»

Award presented

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Quilt offered

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Kiwanis salute administrative assistants

April 24, 2015 The Steubenville Kiwanis Club celebrated its annual administrative assistants luncheon and program at the YWCA of Steubenville on Tuesday, beginning with a moment of silence observed in memory of... more »»

Letters to the Editor

Rejecting argument of the progressives

April 19, 2015 To the editor: As a response to the attacks on religious freedom, let us begin this polemic with the proclamation that I am a sinner, as we all are, for “If we say we have no sin, we deceive... more »»

Can of worms best left unopened

April 19, 2015 To the editor: The burning question: Should bakeries be allowed to refuse service to gay couples requesting a wedding cake? As I’ve stated, gay marriage really isn’t an issue to me — I really don’t... more »»

Self-discipline is missing

April 19, 2015 To the editor: As I perused the paper this past week, one article stood out — that was the open container law that’s being debated in our state Senate (”Proposed law would allow open containers in... more »»

Senior levy money questioned

April 19, 2015 To the editor: This is in response to a letter that Carla Blaine wrote to the Herald-Star (“Questions about senior funding,” March 15. more »»

Women came to the rescue

April 19, 2015 To the editor: I am writing to thank the ladies from the Jefferson County Christian School. Last week I was waiting in a line of cars to pick up my grandchildre. 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 »»

Williams building $2.1B pipeline

April 19, 2015 WHEELING — Williams Energy plans to service 7 million homes from New York City to Georgia with about 1.7 billion cubic feet of Marcellus shale natural gas daily via its $2. more »»

Real Estate Transfers

April 19, 2015 The following real estate transactions were filed in Jefferson County: Doris Conlon (deceased) to Jennifer Matyas and Faith Hebb, metes, Knox Townshi. more »»

Yorkville mill becomes water reprocesser

April 19, 2015 YORKVILLE — A joint venture between Esmark Inc. more »»

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