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Planning evening of food, music, fun

The Ohio Valley Youth Network/Sycamore Youth Center will host an evening of food, fun and fellowship on March 19 “as we celebrate the great things that are happening in the Ohio Valley,” said Bobbyjon Bauman, founder and CEO of the center. The benefit dinner and entertainment event will be ...

Community Bread Basket faced with increased need

The board of directors of Community Bread Basket, in its effort to feed the hungry of Brooke and Hancock counties, is working on ways to increase monetary donations as well as nonperishable food. With the need increasing each month and donations declining, the monthly board meeting focused on ...

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Harmony UMC taking orders for March soup and pie sale MINGO JUNCTION — Harmony United Methodist Church, 2119 Commercial St., will be holding a soup and pie sale on March 8 and 9. Vegetable soup and bean soup will be available for $6 per quart. There will be soup only on March 8 with ...

Church sermon topics

¯ Bell Chapel United Methodist Church, Steubenville: “Plums, Prunes and That Can’t Be Right!” ¯ Calvary Community Missionary Baptist Church, Steubenville: “How Beautiful,” guest pastor Vaughn Foster. - Finley United Methodist Church, Steubenville: “Let Us Love with Action and ...

Softite donates toward breast cancer awareness

Softite Community Federal Credit Union in Mingo Junction has selected Women in Action Against Cancer Coalition of Jefferson County for a donation from its breast cancer awareness campaign held in October 2018. The goal of the campaign is to support and help ease the financial burden of ...

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Drawing for Dr. Seuss board books to be held STEUBENVILLE — To celebrate Read Across America Day on March 2, all branches of the Public Library of Steubenville and Jefferson County will have a drawing for Dr. Seuss board books. Patrons can enter to win at any library branch from Monday ...

Off and building!

Tuesday night marked the start of the “Weir Building” LEGO Club launched at the Mary H. Weir Public Library, 3442 Main St., Weirton, and attracted 16 participants. The club will meet from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. on the third Tuesday of the month through May, according to Nikki Jagela, children’s ...

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Steubenville Woman’s Club to meet March 4 STEUBENVILLE — The OFWC/GFWC Woman’s club of Steubenville will resume meetings as of March 4 after a two-month winter hiatus. Members will convene in a new location – the Laurels at 500 Stanton Blvd. The program will feature Ruston ...

Planning a ‘trivial’ event

Teams are continuing to be recruited to participate in the ninth-annual trivia night competition fundraiser sponsored by the Steubenville Kiwanis Club. The annual event, chaired by Tom Timmons, club secretary-treasurer, will be held March 9 in the Commons at Steubenville High School, beginning ...