Sign In | Create an Account | Welcome, . My Account | Logout | Subscribe | Submit News | Blogs | Contact Us | All Access E-Edition | Home RSS
Progress 2015
Cartoon Maps
Online Store
Garage Sales
Ohio Public Notices
Star Printing
Council OKs pay raises by split vote

May 27, 2015 STEUBENVILLE — City Council approved a change to the city’s employee table of organization Tuesday night that gives contractual 2. more »»


Local News

Council OKs pay raises by split vote

May 27, 2015 STEUBENVILLE — City Council approved a change to the city’s employee table of organization Tuesday night that gives contractual 2. more »»

Former employee pays city

May 27, 2015 STEUBENVILLE — Former city employee Christine Cooper has paid the city $3,538 to resolve a finding for recovery issued against her by the state auditor’s office on Dec. 15. Law Director S. more »»

Gorman ready for emotional ceremony as principal at SHS

May 27, 2015 By DAVE GOSSETT Staff writer STEUBENVILLE — Ted Gorman is prepared to stand on the stage at Harding Stadium Thursday evening and read the names of the Steubenville High School 2015 graduates. more »»

Mingo talks ballot vote for gas aggregation program

May 27, 2015 MINGO JUNCTION — Village Council on Tuesday heard the first reading of an ordinance to put the issue of a natural gas aggregation program on the Nov. 3 ballot. more »»

Stratton man gets 11 years for child rape

May 27, 2015 STEUBENVILLE — Larry J. Debee, 58, of Stratton was sentenced to 11 years in prison on Tuesday by Jefferson County Common Pleas Court Judge Joseph Bruzzese Jr. more »»

Local Sports

Bucs use 2-out lightning to topple Marlins

May 28, 2015 PITTSBURGH — Mired in a funk a quarter of the way into a season with high expectations, Clint Hurdle challenged his team to get its act togethe. more »»

Pitchers lead Pirates in 6-straight wins

May 28, 2015 PITTSBURGH — In the Pirates’ current six-game winning streak, the offense has put up 35 runs. More important, the pitching staff has only surrendered nine runs during that span. more »»

Better than ever, LeBron leads Cavaliers into Finals

May 28, 2015 CLEVELAND — Escorted by family members and friends, LeBron James walked out of Quicken Loans Arena cradling his sleepy youngest son with his left arm while clutching an expensive bottle of champagne... more »»

All eyes on Manziel at Browns practice

May 28, 2015 BEREA — Except for sporting a tighter haircut under his orange helmet, Johnny Manziel looked pretty much the same. He scrambled from defenders and zipped passes. more »»

Hamilton excited about Texas homecoming after loss to Indians

May 28, 2015 CLEVELAND (AP) — The best moments of Josh Hamilton’s career occurred in Texas with the Rangers. He hopes to add more in his homecoming. more »»


Virginia Cosentino

May 27, 2015 COSENTINO, Virginia M. (Runco) “Jean,” 82, of Yorkville, passed away on Monday, May 25, 2015, at Trinity Hospital in Steubenville. more »»

Helen LaRue

May 27, 2015 LaRUE, Helen Katherine Johnson, of Steubenville, OH, died Monday, May 25, 2015, in Lansdale, PA. She was preceded in death by her husband of 58 years, Bruce M. LaRue in 2009. She was born on Aug. more »»

William Noble

May 27, 2015 NOBLE, William Monte, 82, of Florence; Hanover Twp., passed away after a lenghthy and hard faught illness on Monday, May 25, 2015, in his home with his family by his side. more »»

Annlee Cadegan

May 27, 2015 CADEGAN, Annlee Piatt, of Toronto, passed away Tuesday, May 26, 2015, at Trinity West Medical Center, Steubenville. Arrangements are pending and are in the care of the Clarke Funeral Home, Toronto. more »»

Helen Eberhart

May 27, 2015 EBERHART, Helen Ann (Settimio), of Colorado Springs, CO, went to be with her Lord Jesus Christ on May 19, 2015, after a long battle with cance. more »»


Healthy fruit desserts please everyone

May 27, 2015 Fruit, a “good-for-you” treat, is a sweet snack that is healthy and even liked by children. more »»

What’s happening throughout the area

May 27, 2015 WVU extension holding festival West Virginia University Extension in Hancock County will hold a family fun festival from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. more »»

‘Spring into Spring’ hosts capacity crowd

May 26, 2015 A capacity crowd gathered in the Tony and Nina Gentile Gallery on the campus of Franciscan University of Steubenville earlier this month for the annual “Spring Into Spring” fundraiser which support... more »»

Ricky Treglia Scholarship Benefit hailed a success

May 25, 2015 The photos and information on today’s community page were provided by Jim and Kathy Freiling of the Mingo Business Association about a special event that took place at the Mingo Knights of Columbus... more »»

Community Happenings

May 25, 2015 Weirton auxiliary announces picks for Girls State The Weirton American Legion Post 10 Auxiliary met May 18 with President Shirley Brecht presiding at the business sessio. more »»

Letters to the Editor

Voting a privilege and honor

May 24, 2015 To the editor: I would like to take this opportunity to congratulate the candidates who won in the recent election. more »»

You are always welcome

May 24, 2015 To the editor: When I was younger, my friends and I would sometimes head into town to visit the clubs. We would arrive, stand in line, wait our turn to enter. more »»

Where does Johnson stand?

May 24, 2015 To the editor: What is U.S. Rep. more »»

Sister was an angel here on Earth

May 24, 2015 To the editor: On May 9 I lost a dear friend, and the world lost a gentle soul, Sister Pauline Herbert. more »»

Shall we continue mistakes of wars

May 24, 2015 To the editor: In memory of those brave men and women who served and died in Iraq. President George W. Bush’s Iraq attack cost 5,000 young men and women their lives and trillions of dollar. more »»


B&B brings life to unique setting

May 24, 2015 WELLSBURG — Those looking for a peaceful place to get away that is still close to many things to see and do should pay a visit to the Barn With Inn, say owners of the new bed and breakfast near stat... more »»

Real estate transfers

May 24, 2015 The following real estate transactions were filed in Jefferson County: Patricia Morelli to Marie Harris, lots 9-10 Cooperative Transit; and 4.695 acres, Warren Township. more »»

Wellsburg fitness studio lends hand to local child

May 24, 2015 WELLSBURG — The owner and staff of Cindy’s Fusion Fitness have been keeping busy since moving to their new location at 720 Charles St. more »»

First Choice America holds appreciation event

May 24, 2015 WEIRTON — First Choice America Credit Union’s Annual Employee Appreciation event was held May 8 at the Serbian-American Cultural Center. more »»

Convenient on Sunset re-opens

May 17, 2015 STEUBENVILLE — A new Convenient Food Mart offers a full-service deli, catering services, an in-house bakery, fresh-squeezed lemonade and many more delectable delights. more »»

Submit NewsFacebookTwitter

Pittsburgh Pirates Baseball Central


What's Hot

Most Commented


Top Jobs


Herald-Star Subscriptions

Delivered 7 Days Per Week


7 Day Home Delivery + Digital

starting at $17.80

7 Day Mail Delivery + Digital

starting at $36.20

Easy Pay - Home Delivery Subscriptions + Digital

starting at $15.40


Memories of The Greek make it hard to lose the mural

May 28, 2015 I’m starting to understand the reality of those stories of the last cattle drive, the last steam train engineer, the last blacksmith. Because we live in an era of famous lasts. more »

Latest Blogs

Brand Builders advertising affords you the opportunity to give people reasons to do business with you rather than your competition.


Latest CU Community Galleries

Latest Video


Latest Video