Business

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Toys collected

The Weirton-Wellsburg Chapter of the West Virginia Credit Union League collected toys for the Toys for Tots program at the November chapter meeting. Darlene and Wayne Kemp from the Tri-State Marine Corps Club were on hand to accept the toys collected. On hand were, seated, from left, Wayne ...

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Country Delights and Bling II holds grand opening

Country Delights and Bling II, located at 3520 Pennsylvania Ave. in Weirton, held a grand opening celebration on Nov. 9, with members of the local business community and representatives of the Weirton Area Chamber of Commerce and city of Weirton in attendance. Owned by Debbie Lawton, who has ...

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Iconic holds grand opening

A grand opening was held Nov. 1 at Iconic, a business that is a combination diner and gift shop, located at 3224 Main St. in Weirton. The business offers breakfast items, along with sandwiches, soups, ice cream and more, along with a variety of gift items. It is open Mondays through Saturdays ...

Quick Takes

NAMED MEMBER: John W. Cucarese has been named a member of the 2017 Chairman’s Council of New York Life. Members of the Chairman’s Council rank in the top 3 percent of New York Life’s sales force of more than 12,000 licensed agents in sales achievement, according to ...

NEW GAZEBO  — Officials from the village of Mount Pleasant stand in front of a new gazebo in a village park. The gazebo was installed by Smith’s Sawdust Studio, a local business that specializes in custom sheds, barns, gazebos and more. - Dylan McKenzie

Mount Pleasant has a new gazebo, courtesy of Smith’s Sawdust Studio

MOUNT PLEASANT — The village of Mount Pleasant has a new gazebo in a local park, courtesy of a local construction company that enjoys giving back to the community. Smith’s Sawdust Studio has been in the Upper Ohio Valley area in some form or another for more than 40 years, helping ...

Stephanie’s Auctions opens in Cadiz

CADIZ — A new business in the Cadiz area is bringing a variety of goods to Harrison County residents — if they place the winning bid. Stephanie’s Auctions is open on Cadiz-Dennison Road in the building formerly occupied by Coultrap Supermarket. Owner Stephanie Bebout said she was ...

Creek grad named CEO at Cardinal Health

DUBLIN — Mike Kaufmann, a 1981 graduate of Indian Creek High School, has been named chief executive officer for Cardinal Health. Kaufmann, who has served as the Dublin-based pharmaceutical distributor’s chief financial officer since November 2014, will assume his new duties on Jan. 1. ...

Is your pet prepared for a plane trip?

NEW YORK — Oscar is a cat of the world. He has his own Instagram account, @Oskibabi, along with high-tech toys like a remote-controlled centipede. But there’s one aspect of modern life Oscar doesn’t like: flying. Rather than leave Oscar home in New York while I spent 10 days in ...

Utica Shale Academy gets grant for program

SALINEVILLE — The Utica Shale Academy has received a mini-grant to help prepare students for a career in the oil and gas industry. The community school, which includes students in grades ninth through 12th and is based at Southern Local High School, earned a $600 best practice grant ...

Real Estate Transfers

The following real estate transactions were recorded in Jefferson County: Michael and Carrie Finegan to Terri and Donald Zeigler, 28.236 acres, Wells-Warren Township (survivorship). Patricia Rudy (deceased) to Karol Rudy, lots 12-13, Speakers Second. Thomas Murphy (deceased) to Mary ...