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Salvation Army theme for Kiwanis club

Community

STEUBENVILLE — The Steubenville Kiwanis Club members have football and steak on their minds today as the noon meeting at the YWCA of Steubenville was to include the traditional welcome of local high school football coaches to weigh in on this year’s season. These annual programs are ...

Police reports

Daily Happenings

Steubenville Cited: Jesse L. Jackson, 35, Wellsville, speeding; Johnny Moats, no age listed, 392 Buffalo Road, Wellsburg, failure to signal turn; and Chastin Hobley, 24, Apartment B, 1310 Maryland Ave., driving with suspended license and speeding. Arrested: Justin S. Hazelip, 31, ...

Rose sale fundraiser continues to Sept. 11

Community

The Steubenville Kiwanis Club is in the midst of its main fundraiser as members are taking orders for the annual rose sale, a tradition of more than 50 years. The price of a dozen long-stemmed, boxed roses is $20 for local deliveries to be made Sept. 18 to the Steubenville, Wintersville, ...

Marriage applications

Daily Happenings

The following marriage applications were filed in Jefferson County: Joshua M. Deitch and Aimee I. Starcher, both of Rayland. Niko Robinson and Michelle Bass, both of Dillonvale. Jeffrey L. Puckett and Jessica M. Thompson, both of Bergholz. Allen Jacob Gabathuler and Amanda Nichole ...

Tri-State Young Marines to host info session

Community

WEIRTON — The Young Marines, a national youth organization, will hold an information session for prospective youth and their parents for the Tri-State Unit at 6:30 p.m. Sept. 4 at the Weirton VFW Post No. 2716, 2534 Main St., Weirton. The Young Marines is a youth education and service ...

Community news from around the area

Community

Annual Ladies of Steel gathering set for Aug. 29 WEIRTON — The eighth-annual Ladies of Steel gathering will be held Aug. 29 beginning at 5 p.m. at the Serbian Picnic Grounds, Kings Creek Road. All women who worked for or are currently working for National Steel, Weirton Steel, ISG ...

Smithfield Spartans hold an all school alumni reunion

Local News

SMITHFIELD — The annual Smithfield Spartans All School Alumni Reunion recently brought together classes from 1958 and 1968 for their reunions and was held with 140 present. There were two from the Class of 1948 present, Jean Sabo Digman and Nancy Congressi Pozar. Lamont McCoy gave the ...

Orchard family owned since 1917

Local News

The Packer family was presented a framed certificate from the Ohio Department of Agriculture and signed by Gov. John Kasich for having an orchard that had been in the family since 1917, making it a centennial orchard. The presentation was made at the Jefferson County Fair opening ceremonies ...

Livestock sale among fair highlights

Local News

SMITHFIELD — The Jefferson County Junior Fair started off with the sale of 173 market hogs in a change of sale procedure Saturday at the fairgrounds at Friendship Park. The livestock sale was one of the earliest ending sales in many years, ending just before 8 p.m., according to ...

Mingo High School Class of 1968 holds 50-year reunion

Community

Members of Mingo High School’s Class of 1968 held their 50-year class reunion on Aug. 11 at the Mingo Knights of Columbus Hall. Attending were, seated, from left, Cheryl Murtland Brettell, Kathy Hoff Bender, John DiAngelo, Jeffrey Hawkins, Sysan Petrella Jankowski, Joe Menendez, Pamela Hague ...