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November 21, 2014 Splendid Sound Christmas concert The fifth-annual Splendid Sound Christmas concert will be held at 3 p.m. Dec. 14 at the Riverview United Methodist Church, 105 N. River Av. more »»


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Toronto Briefs

November 21, 2014 Splendid Sound Christmas concert The fifth-annual Splendid Sound Christmas concert will be held at 3 p.m. Dec. 14 at the Riverview United Methodist Church, 105 N. River Av. more »»

JMHA answers residents

November 20, 2014 STEUBENVILLE — The Jefferson Metropolitan Housing Authority board of commissioners answered questions and responded to complaints raised by JMHA residents during the monthly meeting Wednesday... more »»

One trial set for cold case murders

November 20, 2014 STEUBENVILLE — A Cleveland man will have one trial for two cold-case murders that occurred two years apart following a ruling in a hearing on a defense motion to separate the trials on Wednesday... more »»

Hillside blasting

November 20, 2014 Blasting work continues on the hillside above state Route 7 near Rush Run as part of the ongoing $22 million landslide repair project. more »»

Bridge designs to be submitted by contractors

November 20, 2014 STEUBENVILLE — Officials with the West Virginia and Ohio departments of transportation are taking a different approach in pursuing the construction of a new Ohio River bridge and that includes... more »»

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November 21, 2014 MORGANTOWN — Jake Waters’ special night has No. 12 Kansas State back in a first-place tie in the Big 12. more »»

Mountaineers dominate George Mason

November 21, 2014 SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico — At a glance there wasn’t much that West Virginia didn’t seem to do well in its opening game of the Puerto Rico Tip-Off. more »»

Gordon’s return gives Browns different look

November 21, 2014 BEREA, Ohio — Browns coach Mike Pettine noticed pass after pass from quarterback Brian Hoyer going in the same direction during practice — at one tall target. more »»

Cervelli is capable catcher for Pirates

November 21, 2014 Russell Martin came to Pittsburgh before the 2013 season as a clean-shaven veteran looking to reform his career. Martin left the Pirates as a bearded hero who took the team to new heights. more »»

Pirates DFA Ike Davis

November 21, 2014 PITTSBURGH (AP) — The Pirates have designated first baseman Ike Davis for assignment and have added pitcher Jameson Taillon to the 40-man roster. Davis hit . more »»


Timothy Mihalyo

November 20, 2014 MIHALYO, Timothy Brad, 37, of Weirton, passed away Tuesday, Nov. 18, 2014, at his home. Born June 4, 1977, in Weirton, he was a son of Andrew V. and Mary Jane Briscoe Mihalyo of Weirton. more »»

Kathryn Richardson

November 20, 2014 RICHARDSON, Kathryn L. “Kathy,” 62, of Steubenville, OH, died Wednesday, Nov. 19, 2014, at Trinity West Arrangements are pending at Dunlope- Shorac Funeral Home, Wintersville. more »»

Luella Newton

November 20, 2014 NEWTON, Luella Belle Hill, 103, passed away, Sunday, Nov. 16, 2014, at home and surrounded by her family. Mrs. Newton was the loving wife of Thomas Newton. She was born Sept. more »»

Robert Burch

November 20, 2014 BURCH, Robert, of Steubenville, OH, passed away on Nov. 18, 2014. Visitation Friday from 11 a.m. until service at 1 p.m., Shared Ministry, 430 Slack St., Steubenville. more »»

Timothy Mihalyo

November 19, 2014 MIHALYO, Timothy Brad, 37, of Weirton passed away on Tuesday. more »»


Another successful academy learning time

November 21, 2014 A brunch held Nov. more »»

Free meal center’s way to say thanks

November 20, 2014 In this season of Thanksgiving, volunteers with the East Springfield Community Center are feeling especially grateful. more »»

Community happenings

November 20, 2014 AARP Chapter introduces officers President Joann Bugin called the AARP Chapter 3846’s November meeting to order, recognizing the chapter’s veterans. more »»

Welcome speaker

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Letters to the Editor

Coach Masloski gets it

November 16, 2014 To the editor: Every once in a while, you see something that makes you feel good. Our community has many unsung heroes, such as coach Mark Masloski. more »»

Christian school event special

November 16, 2014 To the editor: Veterans Day was a grand day at the Jefferson County Christian School. I was glad to have been invited and had a sack lunch with my grandchildren and many others. more »»

University volunteers deserves thanks

November 16, 2014 To the editor: I am writing this letter to express the gratitude of the city for the cleanup activities at Beatty Park on Oct. 25. more »»

Players show there are good people

November 16, 2014 To the editor: There still is good in today’s young people. My grandson, Blaze Wile, is a big fan of two Steubenville Big Red football players, No. 51 Jake Boni, who lives close to him, and No. more »»

Many helped in fire recovery

November 16, 2014 To the editor: On March 22, I lost about 30 years of my life in a house fire. Yes, I do thank God every day that we all got out OK, but the amount of belongings one loses is just unbelievable. more »»


FERC sets meetings on 42-inch pipeline

November 16, 2014 WHEELING — Ten compressor stations would propel up to 3.25 billion cubic feet of Marcellus and Utica shale natural gas daily across Ohio via a $. more »»

Real estate transfers

November 16, 2014 ]The following real estate transactions were filed in Jefferson County: Carole Biggio to Kyle McKenna, lots 49-51, John Spahn’s First (survivorship). James Wood Jr. more »»

Leading a cashless life

November 16, 2014 NEW YORK — Attempt at your own risk: For an entire week, I left all my cash and credit cards at home to see how well wallet-free mobile services work in the real world. more »»

Quick Takes

November 16, 2014 SELECTED: Margaret Boyce, assistant professor of nursing at Mount Aloysius College, was selected as a volunteer author of the National Council of State Boards of Nursing licensure examination. more »»

Marcellus drilling on rise in Ohio

November 9, 2014 SARDIS — The way Shawn Bennett sees it, oil and natural gas producers working in Eastern Ohio have a great economic opportunity to drill into both the Utica and Marcellus shale formations via the... more »»

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Survey says consumers are near victory over Thanksgiving

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