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Real Estate Transfers

The following real estate transactions were recorded in Jefferson County: William and Shirlene Wood to Cliff and Emilee Wood, 10 acres, Springfield Township. Milan Kvocka (deceased) to Michael Kvocka and Georgine Stoisolovich, lot 71, Glendwell; and metes, Island Creek Township. Nicholas ...

Bar meeting

Attorney Costa D. Mastros, District 15 representative to the Ohio State Bar Association Board of Governors, recently presided over the district’s annual meeting at the Steubenville Country Club, which included the election of Mastros’ successor, attorney Bryan C. Conaway of Cambridge, to ...

Toy and train museum celebrates 20 years

By JESSICA BROVERMAN Staff writer WHEELING — The Kruger Street Toy and Train Museum showcased a newly revised doll room and offered a build-your-own-dollhouse event for its 20th-anniversary celebration, which took place recently. Gift shop Manager Lynn Maguire believes the museum is ...

East Liverpool hospital receives two awards

From staff reports EAST LIVERPOOL — East Liverpool City Hospital has received two national awards. The hospital, a member of Prime Healthcare Foundation, has been named one of the nation’s 100 Top Hospitals by IBM Watson Health, and is one of only 13 hospitals in the nation to be ...

Insurer Cigna buying Express Scripts

Associated Press Health insurer Cigna is buying the nation’s biggest pharmacy benefit manager, Express Scripts, the latest in a string of proposed tie-ups as health care’s bill payers attempt to get a grip on rising costs. The $52 billion deal announced Thursday follows the drugstore ...

Quick takes

NEW MANAGER: Ken Wright has been hired as branch manager of Weirton office locations of United Bank. With several years of experience locally in the financial industry, Wright will oversee the profitability of the location, hire and coach employees and promote the bank’s products and ...

Real estate transfers

The following real estate transactions were recorded in Jefferson County: Thomas Day (deceased) to Loretta Day, metes, Knox Township. Shirlene Wood to William Wood, metes, Springfield Township. Deneen Sciarroni to Angelo and Gertrude Sciarroni, Unit 22, Mission Point Condo. Bruce ...

First Choice lists achievements

WEIRTON — First Choice America Credit Union made steady progress in 2017 amid competition and a tepid economy, according to officials. Robert G. Mrvos, chairman, said, “Our employee team worked diligently to maintain a safe, sound and secure financial institution.” Achievements in ...

Edward Jones holds grand reopening

A grand reopening and ribbon cutting were held Thursday at Edward Jones Investments, 200 Stanton Blvd, Steubenville. The public was invited to a grand reopening celebration Thursday evening. Edward Jones, a Fortune 500 company headquartered in St. Louis., provides financial services in the ...

Quick Takes

RECOGNIZED: Nikolas A. Kamarados, a certified financial planner and financial planner with Prudential Keystone Mountain Financial Group, located at 1001 Ardmore Blvd., Pittsburgh, recently was named a member of the Prudential Advisors President’s Council. This program, established in ...