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Planning a ‘trivial’ event

Community

Teams are continuing to be recruited to participate in the ninth-annual trivia night competition fundraiser sponsored by the Steubenville Kiwanis Club. The annual event, chaired by Tom Timmons, club secretary-treasurer, will be held March 9 in the Commons at Steubenville High School, beginning ...

Toronto Sunrise Seniors honor Valentine royalty

Community

TORONTO — The Toronto Sunrise Seniors met at the Roosevelt Building on Feb. 8 with Donna Spry, vice president, conducting the meeting. Susan Kulstad began the Valentine’s Day celebration by conducting a drawing for the Valentine king and queen. Louie Nelson and Peg Nordenger were honored ...

Community news from around the area

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Black History Month event at Dunbar Recreation Center WEIRTON — Dunbar Recreation Center will celebrate Black History Month at 2 p.m. Sunday with a free program open to the public. Larry Branham, Attorney Helen Jackson-Gillison, Earlean Jones and Linda Spencer will present a series of ...

Teachers, service personnel in W.Va. strike

Local News

CHARLESTON — The heads of the three unions representing teachers and school service personnel in West Virginia announced a statewide strike starting today. Representatives from the West Virginia chapter of the American Federation of Teachers, the West Virginia Education Association, and the ...

Amazing Grace ‘Share the Love’ sew-in Friday

Community

STEUBENVILLE — A sew-in to the theme “Share the Love” is next up on the agenda for the nonprofit organization Amazing Grace Pillowcase Inc. And founder Mary J. Albaugh hopes participants will bring a friend to share in the experience of the local outreach whose volunteers have made more ...

Police reports

Daily Happenings

Steubenville Arrested: Juliette R.Harton, 55, 531 Maxwell Ave., Steubenville, failure to appear, Sunday. Arrested: Eric J. Stroud, 24, 389 Steubenville Pike, Burgettstown, warrant for assault issued by Pennsylvania authorities, Sunday. Cited: John E. Adlesic Jr., 52, 401 Parallel ...

City’s web pages offer wealth of information

Local News

STEUBENVILLE — City officials say there’s a wealth of information on their web pages, cityofsteubenville.us, to assist residents with everything from home improvements to water safety tips for winter and getting rid of mold. The idea, Urban Projects Director Chris Petrossi said, is to get ...

Community news from around the area

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Wellsburg Elks Lodge plans paint and sip for Friday WELLSBURG — The Wellsburg Elks Lodge No. 1553 at 834 Charles St. will hold a “St. Patty’s Fun” paint and sip Friday, beginning at 6 p.m. The cost is $35 and includes everything needed to complete slate painting for St. Patrick’s ...

Hancock school board discusses superintendent contract

Local News

NEW CUMBERLAND — The future of Hancock County’s superintendent of schools will not be known publicly for another week, following a special meeting Monday of the Hancock County Board of Education. Following an executive session of two hours and 49 minutes, board members returned to ...

The boss cake

Local News

Former Steubenville resident and business owner Gigi Thomas and her husband, Randy, were victorious on Saturday’s “Back It Like Buddy” baking competition television show hosted by Buddy Valastro, the Cake Boss. Their winning “’Til Death Do Us Part” wedding cake was required to ...