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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 ...

School supplies

Contributed Members of the Weirton Board of Realtors, from left, Kristine Roberts, president; JoAnn Shorac, director; and Sally Greathouse, executive officer; packed backpacks with school supplies for distribution at the Brooke-Hancock Family Resource Network’s Resource Fair this weekend.

Real estate transfers

The following real estate transactions were recorded in Jefferson County: David Kakascik and Daniel Kakascik to Virgil and Judy Eddy, lots 64-65, Gerke Addition (survivorship). Hawk Iron Eyes Silvercloud to Richard and Jane Humienny, lot 85, Beverly Hill Seventh Addition ...