Business

Wilkin Flower Shop relocates

WELLSBURG - Any gardener can tell you most plants need space to grow, and very often businesses are the same way.So Susan Freshour, owner of Wilkin Flower Shop, is quite pleased to be operating at a new, larger location while remaining in the community that has supported the business for many ...

Bethany faculty presents at Hawaii

BETHANY - Three Bethany College faculty members have been chosen to present a workshop at the 14th-annual Hawaii International Conference on Education. They will present their research, data and videos from Invasion Days, in which children from elementary schools are invited to "invade" ...

Williams-Ohio Valley Midstream donates $155K to United Way

MOUNDSVILLE - As part of its 2015 United Way fundraising campaign, Williams-Ohio Valley Midstream gave the Upper Ohio Valley United Way nearly $155,000, reflecting the total garnered from the company's Clay Shoot fundraiser held in late summer at the Seven Springs Resort in Somerset, Pa., as ...

Quick takes

TRAINING COMPLETE: Suzanne Kresser, a licensed representative with Tri-State Financial Services, has completed the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services Parts C & D Compliance Training.Medicare comes in different parts. Parts A and B are original Medicare, and Parts C and D ...

Real Estate Transfers

The following real estate transactions were filed in Jefferson County:Jeffrey Burkey to First National Bank of Pennsylvania, lot 15, Cara Place.Cecelia Sudia (deceased) to Theodore Sudia, 127.382 acres, Knox Township.Theodore Sudia (deceased) to Rachael Boivin, metes, Knox Township.Housing ...

New prosecutor

Ryan Weld, left, was administered oaths as Brooke County's newest assistant prosecutor by 1st Judicial Circuit Court Judge Jason Cuomo. Weld previously worked as a legal assistant for the prosecutor's office while attending Duquesne University School of Law, from which he recently graduated, ...

Economy Lawn Care donates

Economy Lawn Care recently made a $500 donation to the Women in Action Against Cancer Foundation. According to owner Mike Petrella, during the month of October, which is Breast Cancer Awareness Month, the company's employees, who normally wears orange, work bright pink shirts to honor all of ...

Irish whiskey rises again

DUBLIN - Irish whiskey once was a world leader. Once. And again?That big deal role came crashing down thanks to strife and Prohibition, which pretty much ended the U.S. market for the brown spirit from the Emerald Isle. But in recent years, Irish whiskey - a cousin to the wildly popular ...

Schiffler Cancer Center in top 10 percent

WHEELING - The Schiffler Cancer Center at Wheeling Hospital has been named in the top 10 percent among U.S. cancer centers for patient safety and medical excellence.In addition, the cancer center has received a three-year reaccreditation as a comprehensive cancer program, the only such ...

Columbiana port names interim director

EAST LIVERPOOL - The second in command at the Columbiana County Port Authority was promoted on an interim basis to the executive director's post.Administration and Finance Manager Diane Ksiazek was named port authority executive director on an interim basis until a permanent replacement is ...