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City Council to consider emergency road repairs

August 23, 2014 STEUBENVILLE — City Council will meet in special session Tuesday to consider emergency legislation to seek funding for repairs to the section of Tweed Avenue that was destroyed by storm water... more »»

 
 
 

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City Council to consider emergency road repairs

August 23, 2014 STEUBENVILLE — City Council will meet in special session Tuesday to consider emergency legislation to seek funding for repairs to the section of Tweed Avenue that was destroyed by storm water... more »»

New officers

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Transportation grant fuels efficiency on district buses

August 23, 2014 STEUBENVILLE — Local school districts will be sharing among more than $1.7 million through the Straight A Transportation Grant initiative. Gov. more »»

Busing focus of Edison board

August 23, 2014 HAMMONDSVILLE — Busing matters were discussed during Thursday’s Edison Local School Board meetin. more »»

Foster parent training sessions planned

August 23, 2014 STEUBENVILLE — The Jefferson County Department of Job and Family Services, Children Services Division, will be holding preplacement training sessions for persons interested in becoming foster parent... more »»

Local Sports

Brooke girls soccer ties Winfield

August 23, 2014 WINFIELD — Brooke played its way to a 1-1 tie with Winfield to open the girls soccer season on Friday. more »»

Polar Bears cool Riders in muggy opener

August 23, 2014 WEIRTON — Controlling the ball is important on the pitch, but what a team does with all of its possession time is what really counts. more »»

Barons to induct five into Hall of Fame

August 23, 2014 STEUBENVILLE — Franciscan University of Steubenville will induct five into its Baron Hall of Fame. The ceremony will be held at 3 p.m. on Aug. 31 in the Tony and Nina Gentile Gallery of the J.C. more »»

Harrison drives in 5, Pirates defeat Brewers

August 23, 2014 MILWAUKEE — Josh Harrison homered, doubled, singled and drove in a career-high five runs, leading the Pittsburgh Pirates over the Milwaukee Brewers 8-3 Friday nigh. more »»

ALS Ice Bucket Challenge is freezin’ for a reason

August 22, 2014 This summer, Jeff Swick has seen hundreds of videos on various social media sites of friends, athletes and celebrities taking the Ice Bucket Challenge. more »»

Obituaries

Roberta Echard

August 23, 2014 Roberta J. ”Bert” Echard, 54, of Wheeling, WV, passed away Thursday, August 21, 2014, at Brightwood Center, Follansbee, WV, after a courageous battle with cancer. more »»

Janet Bedway

August 23, 2014 Janet Dickerson Bedway, 92, of Cadiz, Ohio, died August 21, 2014, at Kobacker House hospice in Columbus, Ohio, with her five children at her side. Mrs. more »»

Mary DelFiandra

August 23, 2014 Mary DelFiandra, 100, of Steubenville died Friday at Valley Hospice. Calling hours are Monday 4-8 p.m. at the Mosti Funeral Home, Sunset Chapel. Final arrangements are pending. more »»

Thomas Green

August 23, 2014 Thomas K. Green, 74, of Seattle, WA, died August 1, 2014. He was born in Steubenville on August 26, 1939, a son of the late Andrew A. and Ina Kerr Green, Sr. more »»

James Lanham

August 23, 2014 James H. Lanham, Sr., 83, of Steubenville, died Friday at Lancia Villa Royale. Calling hours are Monday 3-7 p.m. at the Mosti Funeral Home, Sunset Chapel, 4435 Sunset Blvd. more »»

Community

School supplies donated

August 23, 2014 ADENA — Residents at Autumn Healthcare of Adena care about the “three Rs,” colloquially known as “reading, writing and ‘rithmetic. more »»

Sermons

August 23, 2014 Steubenville-area churches have announced the following sermon themes for their Sunday services: --Bell Chapel United Methodist Church, Steubenville: “Let’s Make A Deal. more »»

Community briefs

August 23, 2014 Homecoming celebration at Shaffer Chapel on Sunday Shaffer Chapel AME Church, McIntyre, located at 1216 township Road 191, Bloomingdale, will host a homecoming celebration on Sunday to the theme “A... more »»

Completion of Bible study hosted by Empire United Methodist Church is celebrated

August 23, 2014 Women representing six area churches celebrated the completion of Beth Moore’s nine-week “Children of the Day” Bible study over the summer hosted by the Empire United Methodist Church. more »»

Letters to the Editor

Music sends special message

August 23, 2014 To the editor: A warm gentle breeze drifted through open barn doors and folded around my body with such gentleness as I sat quietly watching people who were starting to gather in the spacious barn. more »»

Event helps Yorkville VFD

August 23, 2014 To the editor: I am writing to recognize the following business, individuals and organizations who donated items or time which contributed to a successful steak fry held Aug. more »»

A look at what if ...

August 23, 2014 To the editor: It’s an early muggy morning in Death Valley as Big Red gallops around Reno Field, conditioning for his weekly battles to come as well as that big showdown in Paul Brown. more »»

Ferguson stands for our area

August 17, 2014 To the editor: As a resident of the Ohio’s 96th District, are you satisfied with your representation in the Ohio House of Representatives? If not, then you have the opportunity to make a change in... more »»

25-Year Club picnic a success

August 10, 2014 To the editor: This is a special thank you to all the sponsors of the Weirton Steel 25-Year Club Picnic, which was held July 12 at the Serbian Picnic Grounds. more »»

Business

Real Estate Transfers

August 22, 2014 The following real estate transactions were filed in Jefferson County: Larry Murray to Lynda Murray, metes, Knox Township. Sonny and Virginia Noon to Mark Noon, 1.063 acres, Mount Pleasant Township. more »»

Driftwood Smokehouse and Marina enjoys Toronto’s view

August 17, 2014 TORONTO — Jonathan and Jacy Blackwell said their lifelong dream was to open a restaurant on a river, and now that dream has come true. more »»

Dixon receives state honor

August 17, 2014 WINTERSVILLE — Dixon Nursing and Rehabilitation Center is being congratulated by the House of Representatives of the 130th General Assembly of Ohio for 30 years of dedicated service. more »»

FUS students will receive newspapers’ Community Guide

August 17, 2014 STEUBENVILLE — When students and their parents begin arriving on the campus of the Franciscan University of Steubenville this week for the start of the fall semester, they will have access to a new... more »»

QUICK TAKES

August 17, 2014 SELECTED: Weirton lawyer Joseph G. more »»

Ohio News

Fire damages Ohio grain elevator; no injuries

August 22, 2014 EVENDALE, Ohio (AP) — Fire at a grain elevator in suburban Cincinnati has caused heavy damage. more »»

Ohio baby sitter pleads guilty to raping 4 kids

August 22, 2014 CINCINNATI (AP) — A woman charged with sexually assaulting four children she baby-sat over several years was sentenced Friday to seven years in prison after pleading guilty to four counts of rape. more »»

Passenger charged in pre-flight cellphone dispute

August 22, 2014 CLEVELAND (AP) — Cleveland authorities say a traveler who refused to turn off his cellphone and fought with flight attendants as a plane taxied for takeoff has been jailed and charged with aggravate... more »»

Passenger charged for pre-flight cellphone dispute

August 22, 2014 CLEVELAND (AP) — Cleveland authorities say a Maryland traveler who refused to turn off his cellphone and fought with flight attendants as a plane taxied for takeoff has been jailed and charged with... more »»

Police arrest man on plane after cellphone dispute

August 22, 2014 CLEVELAND (AP) — Cleveland police say a Maryland traveler who refused to turn off his cellphone and fought with flight attendants as a plane taxied for takeoff was jailed pending disorderly conduct... more »»

National Sports

Wiggins: rare No. 1 pick traded before rookie year

August 23, 2014 MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The wait is almost... more »»

Arrieta leads Cubs past Orioles 4-1

August 23, 2014 CHICAGO (AP) — Jake Arrieta said he enjoyed running into some of his old Orioles teammates before Friday's game at Wrigley Field. more »»

US beats Puerto Rico 112-86 in hoops exhibition

August 23, 2014 NEW YORK (AP) — Mike Krzyzewski is ready to decide who is going with him to Spain. more »»

AP Source: Machado 'probably' having knee surgery

August 23, 2014 BALTIMORE (AP) — A person familiar with the situation tells The Associated Press that Baltimore Orioles third baseman Manny Machado will "probably" have season-ending surgery on his injured right... more »»

Harvick wins Bristol pole; 5th of this season

August 23, 2014 BRISTOL, Tenn. (AP) — Kevin Harvick has become the best qualifier in NASCAR's top series, at least for this season. more »»

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