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Turner murder trial opens

Local News

STEUBENVILLE — The jury in the aggravated murder trial of Donnell I. “Rida” Turner, 24, of Steubenville will hear about gang life in the city. Turner is charged with the April 9, 2017, shooting death of Tyshawn Jett, 15, of Steubenville. Kyler Petteway, 14, of Steubenville was shot in ...

Grand update for Mingo club

Community

MINGO JUNCTION — The GFWC Woman’s Club of Mingo Junction held their April meeting at the Mingo Senior Citizens Center with Vice President Stephanie Rouse extending the welcome and Roetta Lewis giving the invocation. Recording Secretary Clara Sue Milewsky and Treasurer Kathy Maguschak gave ...

Police reports

Daily Happenings

Steubenville Theft: Two donation containers were taken by a female from the counter at Speedway, 2619 Sunset Blvd., Sunday. Arrested: Benjamin D. Powell, 26, 105 Harrison St., Weirton, bench warrant out of municipal court, Sunday. Cited: Melody J. Zitterbart, no age listed, Indiana, Pa., ...

Wellsburg business noted for success in exports

Local News

WELLSBURG — Many who pass the sign for American Muscle Docks & Fabrication on state Route 27, or even many who live in Brooke County, where the business has operated for more than 50 years, probably don’t know the company has provided docks for 13 countries, from Australia to the Virgin ...

Municipal court

Daily Happenings

Steubenville The following cases were cleared, court costs added, in Steubenville Municipal court with Judge John Mascio presiding: Erik Ashmead, 25, 112 Parkdale Road, OVI, amended to reckless operation, $250, driver intervention program, 90 day license suspension, marked lanes, $150, ...

GOP hopefuls debate in Wheeling

Local News

WHEELING — All six Republican candidates for U.S. Senate in West Virginia say they support the Second Amendment right to bear arms, and some say mental health issues are most often to blame for gun-related deaths. The Senate GOP hopefuls took the stage Monday night for a debate at Wheeling ...

Community news from around the area

Community

Harrison Coal, Reclamation Historical Park event May 12 CADIZ — The 24th-annual Harrison Coal and Reclamation Historical Park dinner-auction will be held May 12 at Sally Buffalo Park’s Wallace Lodge, 100 College Way, Cadiz. The guest speaker will be Allen Dieterich-Ward, author of ...

Birth

Daily Happenings

Out-of-town Jeffrey and Jennifer Dennis of Las Vegas, formerly of Steubenville and Mingo Junction, a girl, April 9 at Southern Hills Hospital, Las Vegas. Grandparents are the late E. Arnold Dennis of Steubenville and Donna Crisante of Mingo Junction.

Auction to aid Tomlinson Run State Park Foundation

Community

CHESTER — The Tomlinson Run State Park Foundation will be holding a quarter auction on Saturday at the Chester City Building. Doors open at 1 p.m., and the auction will start at 2 p.m. Bidders are required to buy one $5 paddle and have the option of purchasing up to two additional paddles ...

Marriage

Daily Happenings

The following marriage application was filed in Jefferson County: Ryan Douglas Gilham and Shayla Jo Czuchran, both of Rayland.