Candids from Wintersville’s Holiday Splendor


WINTERSVILLE — The OFWC Woman’s Club of Wintersville welcomed 220 guests to its 17th-annual Holiday Splendor held Dec. 2 at St. Florian Hall in Wintersville. Proceeds generate money for scholarships. The event included a luncheon, vendor shopping, an array of Chinese auction baskets, ...

Parade warms up downtown

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STEUBENVILLE — The Christmas spirit warmed the crowd during a cold 2018 Eastern Gateway Sights and Sounds of Christmas: Nutcracker Magic Parade on Saturday. The parade lasted 90 minutes and featured 95 units, including four marching bands and 14 floats. “This was a wonderful ...

Gift shop with unique spin opens


STEUBENVILLE — Ashley Byers likes surrounding herself with things that are sparkly and pretty, handmade or even just well-made. So it makes sense that when she opened her own gift shop in downtown Steubenville, she’d fill it with things she’d love to have in her own home. Her shop, ...

Police reports

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Steubenville Theft: Several vehicles entered at Hollywood and Wilshire boulevards and items taken between Thursday and Friday. Cited: Lisa L. Goodrich, 58, 112 Penn Ave., Mingo Junction, red light; Justin Cowan, 29, 307 Woodlawn Ave., driving with suspended license and leaving the scene ...

Area’s steel-making roots recreated

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STEUBENVILLE — Larry Caniff is using bits of wood, paper and household cast-offs to recreate the Upper Ohio Valley’s steel-making roots in a downtown showroom. Caniff, a Steubenville resident, is a train buff. While he’s done his share of smaller models, his expertise is G-scale — ...

Dance studio gets a new location


FOLLANSBEE — During a 40-year venture in dance and cheering instruction, Joyce Mason and LuAnn Radcliffe only stalled once — when their studio at the city’s south end was flooded by backed-up storm drains in 2016. But the sisters have marked their ruby anniversary with the opening of ...


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The following marriage application was filed in Jefferson County: Benjamin Walter Currie and Jenna Marie Shaffer, both of Wilmington, N.C.

Santa breakfast

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The Steubenville Parks and Recreation Department sponsored a breakfast with Santa on Saturday morning at Froelich’s Classic Corner. Nolan Taylor, 1, son of Chrissy and Benny Taylor of Bloomingdale, sits on Santa’s lap. Mom said he asked for a Power Wheel for Christmas. About 75 kids and ...

Student job fair planned at ICHS

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WINTERSVILLE — An upcoming venture will unite pupils with potential employers during a student job fair at Indian Creek High School. Sponsored by the school Family, Career and Community Leaders of America, the event will be held from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. on Dec. 19 in the gym and is open to ...

East Liverpool City Hospital receives ‘A’ rating


EAST LIVERPOOL — The Leapfrog Group awarded East Liverpool City Hospital an “A” for patient safety in its fall 2018 report card that grades hospitals for their efforts in protecting patients from harm, while Healthgrades gave the hospital a five-star rating for treatment of heart ...