Business

Nardo wins W.Va. press association’s top honor

CHARLESTON — Perry Nardo, general manager of The Intelligencer and Wheeling News-Register, recently won the West Virginia Press Association’s highest honor — the Adam R. Kelly Premier Journalist Award — for his outstanding dedication to the newspaper industry, his work with the West ...

EORH intends to reopen BirthPlace

MARTINS FERRY — Although the project is several months overdue, East Ohio Regional Hospital still plans to reopen its birthing center. “We do intend to reopen the BirthPlace,” said Karin Janiszewski, director of marketing and public relations for EORH and Ohio Valley Medical Center. ...

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COMMISSIONER: Dana Baiocco, a 1984 Buckeye South High School graduate, recently was named as one of five commissioners of the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission by President Donald Trump. Baiocco, 52, was confirmed by the U.S. Senate in May to a seven-year term and took over her ...

Real estate transfers

The following real estate transactions were recorded in Jefferson County: Lauretta Mantos (deceased) to Steve Mantos, part lot 25, Valley View. Robert Eroshevich Sr. (deceased) to Norina Eroshevich, lot 14, Highland Acres. David and Cheri Kinney to Princess Betty Lou Kinney, lot 33 and ...

Wheeling Hospital upgrades its mammography imaging capabilities

By LINDA COMINS Staff writer WHEELING — Wheeling Hospital and its St. Clairsville Health Care Center are offering 3-D mammography to produce clearer, more accurate images and provide earlier detection of breast cancer. Radiologist Dr. Carl Seynnaeve said Wednesday that images taken with ...

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RECOGNIZED: The Carter Healthcare office located at 2199 Sunset Blvd. in Steubenville has earned a 2017 SHPBest Superior Performer Patient Satisfaction Award from Strategic Healthcare Programs, officials have announced. The local office achieved an overall score that ranked in the top 20 ...

Bethany College adds three to faculty

BETHANY — Bethany College has hired three new faculty members who will begin teaching in the 2018-19 academic year. Joining the college’s biology or political science departments are: ¯ Anna Edlund, associate professor of biology. She received a bachelor’s degree from Swarthmore ...

Real estate transfers

The following real estate transactions were recorded in Jefferson County: Deborah Thompson to Patrick Geary, metes, Steubenville Township. Elizabeth Eisnaugle and others to Billy and Odessa O’Quin, 1 acre, Island Creek Township (survivorship). Joseph and Diane Matthews to Itama Development ...

Robotic program showing benefits

WHEELING — Wheeling Hospital’s robotic-assisted surgical program is growing at an accelerated rate and benefiting patients in many ways. Since implementing the da Vinci Surgical System two years ago, the hospital’s annual growth rate of robotic-assisted surgeries is 145 percent, ...

Business services, manufacturing, hospitality jobs sizzled in July

WASHINGTON (AP) — Hiring sizzled in July in business services, manufacturing and hospitality. Professional services, which includes jobs in computer systems, architecture and temporary help, added 51,000 jobs last month. Over the past year, it has hired more than a half-million Americans ...