Busy season for Salvation Army


STEUBENVILLE — In light of possible toy shortages this holiday, the Salvation Army of Steubenville has moved up the dates of applications for Christmas assistance. Capt. Angela Smith, who serves as corps commanding officer of the Salvation Army of Steubenville at 332 N. Fourth St. along ...

Garden club officers installed


The Woodland Garden Club met at the Shorac Family Center in Wintersville with 16 members present. Hostesses for the evening were Carole Patton and Norma Harris. Outgoing President Amanda Roach conducted the installation of officers for the two-year period beginning in October. She presented an ...

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Health commissioner speaker at PERI meeting STEUBENVILLE — The Jefferson County PERI District 9, Chapter 5 had its October meeting at Eat ‘n Park. President Judy Krenzel introduced Jefferson County General Health District Health Commissioner Andrew Henry, who discussed the ...

Council discusses building problems

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STEUBENVILLE — Sixth Ward Councilman Bob Villamagna told City Council Tuesday it is deteriorated building conditions, not the city's building department, that's deterring people from opening businesses in the downtown shopping district. A clearly irritated Villamagna said he takes exception ...

Marijuana, compressor station concerns discussed

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STEUBENVILLE — As has been the case for about 20 months now, COVID-19 was a topic in one way or another for just about every department during Tuesday morning’s meeting of the Jefferson County Board of Health. A couple of new topics included a question raised by board member Terry Bell ...

Follansbee Chamber president stepping down

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FOLLANSBEE — The president of the Follansbee Chamber of Commerce has announced she’s stepping down from the position after this year, but she hasn’t slowed down in her last few months in the job. Debbie Puskarich, a chamber member for 21 years, said she and fellow officers Charlotte ...