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N. Cumberland receives ‘Make It Shine’ award

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NEW CUMBERLAND — West Virginia’s Rehabilitation Environmental Action Plan program has once again recognized the Keep New Cumberland Beautiful group with its 2018 “Make It Shine” award. The city won its first state award in 2007 and has since won nine more times. This year marks the ...

Applications for medical marijuana available

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WINTERSVILLE — Ohio is now accepting applications for medical marijuana cards. The first step in the application process requires potential patients to schedule an examination with an approved physician possessing a certificate to recommend. A certificate to recommend means the physician ...

Steubenville native writes ‘groundbreaking production’

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COLUMBUS — Shadowbox Live in Columbus, the largest resident ensemble theater company in America, is presenting a limited run of its groundbreaking production, “F#(k Cancer: The Musical,” penned by Steubenville native Jimmy Mak, the show’s head writer. It opens tonight and continues ...

Community news from throughout the area

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Dunbar Recreation Center to hold first MLK celebration WEIRTON — The Dunbar Recreation Center, located at 300 Kessel St. and Weir Avenue, will hold its first Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. celebration on Monday with the observance featuring two events. The first will be a march honoring ...

Police reports

Daily Happenings

Steubenvillle Arrested: Nash Dehnart, 21, 615 Woodlawn Ave., failure to appear warrant out of juvenile court, Tuesday. Jefferson County sheriff Arrested: Amber Blancato, 27, 4341 state Route 646, Bloomingdale, possession of drug paraphernalia, Tuesday. Ohio State Highway Patrol Arrested: ...

Port authority signs purchase agreement

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STEUBENVILLE — The Jefferson County Port Authority on Wednesday signed a purchase agreement with StorSystem USA for 4.8 acres of land at the county industrial park. The $91,000 purchase agreement will next be reviewed by the county commissioners during the board’s meeting scheduled for ...

JVS celebrates ‘School Board Recognition Month’

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BLOOMINGDALE — The Jefferson County Joint Vocation School held its reorganzational meeting and regular meeting at the Crestview Inn Tuesday. The location was chosen to celebrate School Board Recognition Month. The board members were provided a meal prepared by the culinary arts students at ...

Six cases of Legionnaires’ disease reported in Brooke County

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WHEELING — Six cases of Legionnaires’ disease — an infection caused by Legionella bacteria — have been identified in Brooke County. “At this time, there appears to be no related link to the cases,” administrator Michael Bolen said Tuesday. A few months ago, six other cases of ...

Marriage applications

Daily Happenings

The following marriage application was filed in Jefferson County: Edward J. Emery and Anna Louise Patterson, both of Steubenville. William Edward Maciejewski Jr. of Hagerstown, Md., and Madeliene Clare Beaulieu of Steubenville. Levi Darren Carothers and Sabrina Begum, both of ...