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Students in the cosmetology program at Jefferson County Joint Vocational School received a lesson in clipping from Scott Davis of Altered Images Hair Salon of Wintersville on Feb. 18. Davis used student Jake Bednarek as part of the demonstration. -- Contributed

Assure America marks 100 years

WEIRTON — When Joseph S. Tairiol immigrated to America, he came equipped with a plan and the motivation to make it happen. A century later, Tairiol’s vision — to be a premiere source for technical insurance knowledge and expertise — came to fruition. This year, Assure America Corp. ...

Harrison Community Hospital sees major uptick in ER, inpatient volumes

CADIZ — In the first four months of fiscal 2020, Harrison Community Hospital has experienced a significant increase in its emergency room and inpatient volumes. Compared to the same time last year, the ER has seen a 15 percent increase, while the inpatient volume has jumped 53 percent. HCH ...

QDA wins state commendation

STEUBENVILLE — Quaker Digital Academy announced it has been awarded a commendation from the Ohio Board of Education for “Exceeding Standards” set on the Ohio State School Report Card. The commendation states: “QDA is demonstrating high academic performance and building bright futures ...

Lighthouse celebrates serving the community

STEUBENVILLE — For two years, Lighthouse Counseling and Mediation Services has been located at 401 Market St. in Steubenville. Lighthouse is internationally accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Rehabilitation Facilities and provides treatment for individuals with mental and ...

Quick Takes

CONTINUING EDUCATION: A continuing education program at Harrison Community Hospital will address Caring for the Newly Born. The free session will be held from 6 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. March 25 in the HCH cafeteria. Dinner will be provided. Presenting the seminar will be registered nurses Bobbie ...

Real estate transfers

The following real estate transactions were recorded in Jefferson County: David Long and others to Allison Jones, 0.084767 acre, Smithfield Township; and lot 1, Stars First. Michael Flint (deceased) to Jacob Boughan, 2.013 acres, Wells-Warren Township. Brian and Doris Mavromatis to First ...

JVS Student is carving niche as entrepreneur

BLOOMINGDALE — Jefferson County Joint Educational School student Cam Garcia is putting his welding skills to use by creating his own home-based business. Garcia, the son of Raul and Mishelle Garcia of Toronto and a senior at Toronto High School, hails from Texas but moved to the Ohio Valley ...

4-H Educator

Caity Romshak has been at work at the Ohio State University-Harrison County Extension office as the new 4-H education specialist. Her previous experience has been as a program assistant for Belmont County, as well as being a proud 4-H alumna. She obtained her bachelor’s degrees in ...

Caring messages

Eric Fithyan, owner of Chambers and James Funeral Homes, carries some of more than 4,300 valentines the funeral homes collected for servicemen and women and veterans around the world as part of its Operation Valentine campaign. Hand-made valentines were submitted by many area schools, Girl ...