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DKG-11-18-2017

DKG Society donates winterwear

Community

Members of the Delta Kappa Gamma Society International held their annual Christmas meeting and luncheon Nov. 18 at the First Christian Church in Weirton. The Delta Kappa Gamma Society International promotes professional and personal growth of women educators and excellence in education. Members ...

Tree Contest

Pick your favorite tree

Local News

Voting continues on the Christmas tree contest at the Millsop Community Center in Weirton. In exchange for a $1 donation, residents will be able to vote for their favorite of nine trees decorated by local businesses and civic organizations. Voting is set to end Dec. 20, with a winner announced ...

LATEST IMPROVEMENT — Contractors are working to finish the Egan Plaza project by Friday. The $4 million improvement includes new entrances to Egan Hall on the campus of Franciscan University of Steubenville as well as a new five-level interlocking plaza in front of the classroom building.
-- Dave Gossett

A new look at Franciscan University

Local News

STEUBENVILLE — Vince Oliver walked briskly through the new Egan Plaza, pointing out the architectural changes to Egan Hall and Stafford Hall and the new multi-level plaza. The project coordinator for physical plant services at Franciscan University of Steubenville is visibly proud of the $4 ...

-- Janice Kiaski

Woman’s club makes check presentations

Community

The OFWC Woman’s Club of Steubenville held its final meeting of 2017 on Dec. 4, demonstrating generosity with the presentation of $2,000 to the United Way of Jefferson County and $1,000 to Urban Mission Ministries. Involved in the check presentations were, top left photo, from left, Roxanne ...

Police reports

Daily Happenings

Steubenville Arrested: Tamara S. Jones, 39, 2008 Oregon Ave., failure to appear warrant out of municipal court, Saturday. Jefferson County sheriff Cited: Michael P. Keras, 41, 400 township Road 375, Toronto, no seat belt and fictitious plates. Arrested: Kyle N. Vinka, 27, 270 Second ...

FINDING A NEW HOME — The Rev. Calvin McLloyd of the Calvary Community Missionary Baptist Church stands on the front steps of the former St. Anthony Catholic Church on South Seventh Street. McLloyd has signed a lease with the Gregory-Martin Funeral Home to use the vacant church for his congregation.
-- Dave Gossett

New congregation in century-old church

Local News

STEUBENVILLE — Members of the Calvary Community Missionary Baptist Church are cleaning and painting the interior of the former St. Anthony of Padua Catholic Church and planning for a dedication ceremony on Jan. 6. “Our first official service will be on Jan. 7. I have created a timeline of ...

ATTENDEES — Among those attending the Lions Club Zone 8 meeting held recently in Winteresville were, from left, Zone 8 Chair Terry Snyder, Brilliant Lions Club President Ralph Nickoson, District Committee Chair for Diabetes Awareness Becky Thornton and past District Gov. Steve Thornton.
-- Contributed

Lions Zone meeting includes reports

Community

WINTERSVILLE — The Brilliant Lions Club served as host of the Lions Club Zone 8 meeting held recently at Zalenski’s Family Eatery and Pub in Wintersville. Zone 8 Chairman Terry Snyder welcomed those attending. The invocation was given by Mingo Lions Club President Bill Snyder, and the ...

Dissolution

Daily Happenings

The following marriage dissolution was recorded in Jefferson County: Allan J. McNeil of Martins Ferry and Courtney E. McNeil of Rayland. Former name, Courtney Sambuco, restored.

Ruptured gas line causes house fire

Local News

STEUBENVILLE — A gas line in the basement of a house under renovation sparked a fire which did moderate damage to a house Saturday evening at 1626 Pershing Ave., the City Fire Department reported. The call initially came in around 9:53 p.m. Saturday as a gas line rupture but firefighters ...