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Weirton taps new police chief

September 18, 2014 WEIRTON — Sgt. Rob Alexander was selected as the new chief of the Weirton Police Department at a special City Council meeting Wednesday morning. He will be sworn into office at 9:30 a.m. Frida. more »»


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Weirton taps new police chief

September 18, 2014 WEIRTON — Sgt. Rob Alexander was selected as the new chief of the Weirton Police Department at a special City Council meeting Wednesday morning. He will be sworn into office at 9:30 a.m. Frida. more »»

‘From whence you came’

September 18, 2014 STEUBENVILLE — The Jefferson County Historical Association’s annual meeting and banquet held Wednesday evening included a review of 2014 events and accomplishments and a “From Whence You Came”... more »»

Davis gets kidney transplant

September 18, 2014 STEUBENVILLE — Kenny Davis Jr. celebrated his 28th birthday Monday with a trip to University of Pittsburgh Medical Center Montefiore for a kidney transplant. Davis Jr. more »»

Red Zone School store reopens

September 18, 2014 STEUBENVILLE — Six Steubenville High School students and school official Bob Lamantia have brought the Red Zone School store back to life and are offering a variety of clothing merchandise online an... more »»

Holiday Cookbook Contest planning under way

September 18, 2014 STEUBENVILLE — It’s time to start searching for recipes that are a hit with family and friends, the kind of dishes that you take to a pot-luck dinner and then have everyone there ask you how it’s... more »»

Local Sports

Riders get by Central

September 18, 2014 STEUBENVILLE — Weir’s attack left Catholic Central on the defensive. more »»


September 18, 2014 WEIRTON — Scoring goals is not as easy to do as some players make it look. more »»

Peterson leads Blue Dons in quad match

September 18, 2014 STEUBENVILLE — Weirton Madonna freshman Howie Peterson carded a fine 2-under 34 Wednesday at Steubenville Country Club to earn medalist honors and lead the Blue Dons golf team to a 150 total to beat... more »»

Here comes the BOOM

September 18, 2014 PITTSBURGH — There used to be a time — any year really between 1993-2012 — when reaching 81 wins would be cause for celebration for the Pittsburgh Pirates. Not anymore. more »»

Barons blank Bethany

September 18, 2014 STEUBENVILLE — The Franciscan University of Steubenville men’s soccer team posted a 6-0 victory over visiting Bethany College Wednesday. more »»


Joseph Quattrone Jr.

September 18, 2014 Joseph A. Quattrone Jr. 89, of Steubenville, died Wednesday, September 17, 2014, at home. He was born May 29, 1925, in Buffalo, NY. He is the son of the late Joseph A., Sr. more »»

Charlotte Flanagan

September 18, 2014 Charlotte V. Flanagan, 79 of Toronto, passed away Wednesday, September 17, 2014, at the Allegheny General Hospital, Pittsburgh. Visitation 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. more »»

Lawrence Connelly Jr.

September 18, 2014 Lawrence William Connelly Jr., 75, of Hartsville, SC, formerly of Wintersville, was born on May 26, 1939, in Follansbee, WV. more »»

Twila Thomas

September 18, 2014 Twila M. Thomas, 81, of Weirton, passed away Tuesday, September 16, 2014, at her home. more »»

Wilhelmina Wells

September 18, 2014 Wilhelmina Lynn “Willie” Wells of Warren, Ohio, passed away suddenly Tuesday, September 16, 2014 at the St. Joseph Hospital, Warren, Ohio. more »»


Off and learning

September 19, 2014 I had to chuckle when I crossed paths with two Amsterdam women I always enjoy seeing when the Academy of Lifelong Learning hosted an open house Sept. more »»

Woman’s Club of Steubenville welcomes celebrity ‘guests’ to kick-off meeting ... gets ready for Victorian Tea Party on Oct. 6

September 18, 2014 Anne Murray, Cher, Nancy Sinatra, Crystal Gayle and Karen Carpenter were among the “guests” on hand when the GFWC/Ohio Woman’s Club of Steubenville kicked off the 2014-15 club meeting year on Sep. more »»

Community happenings

September 18, 2014 Questers chapter visits National Imperial Glass Museum in Bellaire The De-He-Wa-Mis No. 479 Questers began the 2014-15 year with a trip to the National Imperial Glass Museum in Bellaire. more »»

Ready for some football food?

September 17, 2014 Any given Sunday afternoon or Thursday evening the sounds of bodies crashing together and the snapping of a leather football can be heard throughout the living room and extending to other parts of... more »»

Ring bells on Saturday in observance of World Peace Day

September 17, 2014 The GFWC/Ohio Woman’s Club of Steubenville has embarked on a program to observe International Day of Peace, also known as World Peace Day. more »»

Letters to the Editor

Ohio veterans gain support

September 14, 2014 To the editor: Tuesday is a landmark day for Ohio’s approximately 900,000 veterans of military service. more »»

YMCA has much to offer

September 14, 2014 To the editor: I feel that many of the citizens in this area are not aware of the gem that is located in Steubenville at what was the St. John Arena and is the YMCA. more »»

Lives could reflect love

September 14, 2014 To the editor: I am writing about the editorial in the Sept. more »»

Thanks for helping Wounded Warriors

September 14, 2014 To the editor: On Aug. 30, the Hancock County Republican Committee held a collection drive for the Wounded Warrior Project. In a little more than two hours, we collected $323, exactly. more »»

Viewer takes commercial break

September 14, 2014 To the editor: I recently made a point of timing the television commercials during a commercial break. They took four minutes — even three would have been ridiculous. more »»



September 14, 2014 JOINS: Ohio Valley Vision Center has added longtime local optometrist Dr. Eli Dragisich to its staff effective Sept. 1. more »»


September 14, 2014 Jack instructs water renewal courses WELLSBURG — Ernest Jack, a Wellsburg resident and water specialist for the Moundsville Water Board, instructed two six-hour courses held Aug. more »»

Real estate transfers

September 14, 2014 The following real estate transactions were filed in Jefferson County: Sheriff of Jefferson County to Federal Home Loan Mortgage, lot 25, Hollywood. more »»

Wheeling Island starts $2.7M hotel project

September 14, 2014 WHEELING — Wheeling Island Hotel, Casino and Racetrack on Tuesday announced the start of a $2.7 million hotel renovation project. more »»

Cleanup appreciation

September 14, 2014 Above, Wellsburg Mayor Sue Simonetti and City Manager Mark Henne presented a certificate of appreciation to Rob Morris and Pete Baldwin, co-owners of Reasner Funeral Home, for their efforts to clean... more »»

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