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Wheeling Hospital accredited

WHEELING - Wheeling Hospital has become the region's only hospital to have been awarded a three-year term of accreditation in three areas of nuclear medicine as the result of a recent review by the American College of Radiology.The accreditation was awarded in planar, SPECT and nuclear ...

St. Clairsville construction

A third hotel is under construction on the same hillside near the Ohio Valley Mall already home to the Hampton Inn and the Microtel by Wyndham. Employees onsite said they believed the new hotel would receive the Hawthorn Suites banner, but developers could not be reached for comment. - Casey Junkins

Trinity goes UV for cleanliness

STEUBENVILLE - One of the most common problems for patients with weakened immune systems in hospitals is the risk of contracting infections that can hinder treatment and cause additional health problems.Trinity Health System Thursday took a step toward eliminating those threats through the ...

Zalenski brings his experience to JVS culinary arts program

BLOOMINGDALE - Local restauranteur Glen Zalenski is bringing his experience into the classroom as the new culinary arts instructor at Jefferson County Joint Vocational School.Zalenski, who operates the Wintersville eatery bearing his name, has a long history in that field but said he truly ...

Quick takes

WINS AWARD: Dr. Luca Delatore, a 1993 graduate of Steubenville High School, has received the Quarterly Exceptional Physician Peer Award at Ohio State University.The award recognizes physicians for showing exemplary skills in the areas of patient focus, collegiality and professionalism, ...

Real Estate Transfers

The following real estate transactions were filed in Jefferson County:Auditor of Jefferson County to Jefferson County Land Reuitilization Corp., part lot 1, McNeal's Third.Lenn and Sandra Swearingen to Jake Swearingen, 1 acre, Ross Township.Helen Krnich (deceased) to Adele Properties LLC, lot ...

Columbiana port letting long-term exec go

LISBON - The Tracy Drake era at the Columbiana County Port Authority is coming to a close.The longtime port authority CEO announced Tuesday the board has informed him it will not offer him a new contract after the current agreement expires Sept. 30, bringing his employment to an end after 22 ...

No end for Delores in her career

WEIRTON - Retirement doesn't hold much appeal for someone with the spark of Delores Heflin.Heflin, 81, has proudly owned and operated her own beauty salon for more than six decades. The cozy Heflin's Beauty Salon at 34 Patricia Ave. is tucked into her basement, where a small group of loyal ...

Dance By Hillary studio experiencing early growth

WEIRTON - A new dance studio recently opened in Weirton and already is growing by leaps and bounds.Dance by Hillary, located at 275 Penco Road and owned by Weirton native Hillary Snyder, opened its doors in July. On Aug. 27, the Weirton Area Chamber of Commerce officially welcomed Snyder to the ...

Wheeling Hospital welcomes Acuity LTAC

WHEELING - A healthy relationship is flourishing between Acuity Specialty Hospitals of Ohio Valley and Wheeling Hospital, where Acuity operates a "hospital in a hospital" to provide long-term acute care.A welcoming reception was held Monday in Wheeling Hospital's auditorium for administrators, ...