Business

James Funeral Home marks 100 years by giving

FOLLANSBEE - The owner and staff of James Funeral Home celebrated its 100th anniversary with a dinner-dance that raised more than $3,000 for the Brooke-Hancock American Cancer Society Relay for Life.Team Lighthouse, the funeral homes' Relay for Life team, has participated in the fundraiser ...

Quick Takes

QUALIFIED: Billy Petrella has qualified for membership in the Million Dollar Round Table organization.Founded in 1927, MDRT is a global, independent association. Its mission is to be a valued, member-driven, international network of leading insurance and investment financial services ...

Name changed

Longtime Carriage Inn Home Care, with more than 33 years of in-home care through skilled therapies and nursing in the Ohio Valley, has become Capital Health Home Care. Carriage Inn Home Care always has been part of the Capital Health Care network, according to officials, which comprises home ...

Mountaineer wins dining, nightlife awards

CHESTER - Mountaineer Casino, Racetrack and Resort has a new claim to fame. This month Casino Player magazine awarded the casino five "Best of Dining and Nightlife Awards," including best overall dining experience.Five Best of Dining and Nightlife Awards prove what Mountaineer has always known, ...

International conference

Follansbee City Manager John DeStefano, second from left, was among more than 100 public administrators attending the Southeast Region Summit of the International City Managers Association in Savannah, Ga., recently. As president of the West Virginia City Manager Association and board member of ...

Real Estate Transfers

The following real estate transactions were filed in Jefferson County:Dixie Wiant (deceased) to Mary Wiant and others, 26.304 acres, Knox Township; and 53.94 acres, Island Creek Township.Nicholas and Emily Pietro to Galen Wade, lot 55, Forestview.Helen Nunnick to Benjamin Wade II, lot 4, ...

Investigation continues at school credit union

By FRED CONNORSStaff writerWHEELING - The Ohio County Public Schools Federal Credit Union is open for "business as usual" as an investigation continues into an apparent embezzlement involving an undisclosed amount of money.The federally insured credit union serving 937 members comprised of ...

Em-Media marks 20th year in operation

From staff reportsSTEUBENVILLE - Em-Media Inc., a Steubenville-based, full-service marketing agency, marked its 20th anniversary Friday.Jim Emmerling, owner and president of the agency, said all businesses can do great things."All businesses start with a dream, a vision, a goal. Mine was to ...

QUICK TAKES

HELP FOR TROOP: Modern Woodman members in Steubenville helped Girl Scout Troop 31101 raise $1,400 during a special fundraising event held March 19. The total includes a $700 match from Modern Woodmen's matching fund program. Funds raised during the event, which included a spaghetti dinner, will ...

Dee Jay’s: Making rib lovers’ mouths water for more than 35 years

WEIRTON - For more than 35 years Dee Jay's BBQ Ribs and Grille, its tangy and slightly sweet sauce and delectable ribs have been making Ohio Valley rib lovers' mouths water.The restaurant at 380 Three Springs Drive celebrated it 35th anniversary in 2015, and its durability has proven good can ...