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Weirton Knights make donation

The Weirton Knights of Columbus Council No. 3734 recently donated $200 to the National Fire Safety Council through the Weirton Fire Department. The funds are to be used to educate school-aged children in Weirton in fire prevention safety matters. Members of the fire department visit the ...

Church news from throughout the area

‘Christmas in Silhouette’ set for Sunday in Wellsburg WELLSBURG — The First Baptist Church of Wellsburg will present “Christmas in Silhouette,” in which youth will use music, pantomime, light and shadow to tell the Christmas story, at 6 p.m. Sunday. The church is at the corner ...

Church sermon topics

-- Bell Chapel United Methodist Church, Steubenville: “Behold He Has Come,” choir cantata. -- Buena Vista United Methodist Church, Steubenville: “Rejoice Always!” -- Calvary Community Missionary Baptist Church, Steubenville: “A Witness Protection Program.” -- Covenant ...

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Christmas party held

The Sveta Petka Kolo of Holy Resurrection Serbian Eastern Orthodox Church in Steubenville held its annual Christmas party Dec. 10 at St. Florian Hall in Wintersville, an occasion that included lunch, games and a presentation of donated toys to Dolly Moffett for distribution to needy children ...

MAKING THE SEASON BRIGHT — Post 33 Ladies Auxiliary members who helped make possible the annual Christmas party for disabled veterans were, from left, Mary DiMichele, treasurer; President Terri Stullenburg, event chair along with Cindy Longwell, historian; and Dorothy Mazik, first vice president.
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Holiday hospitality for nursing home vets

STEUBENVILLE — The Steubenville American Legion Post 33 in Steubenville opened its doors Dec. 5 to extend hospitality and treat special people to a special event. A longtime holiday tradition of more than two decades unfolded with the arrival of disabled veterans from area nursing homes — ...

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Fun Seekers donate toys to Table of Hope

The Fun Seekers’ Christmas party included the donation of toys to Table of Hope that operates out of the First United Methodist Church at 3301 West St., Weirton. Participating in presenting the toys were, from left, club members Larry Bauer, Mary Beth Bauer and David Krause; Table of Hope ...

Community news from around the area

Weirton Shriners hosting pancake breakfast Saturday WEIRTON — The Weirton Shriners will host a fundraiser pancake breakfast from 7 a.m. to 11 a.m. Saturday (Dec. 16) at the Northern Panhandle Shrine Club, located at the end of Cove Road by the state highway garage. The menu will include ...

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Auxiliary officers

The Tri-State Marine Corp Club Auxiliary members held their regular meeting Dec. 11 with the Christmas dinner held afterward. The Marine men and auxiliary women brought a covered dish. The new officers elected for 2018-19 will begin their duties at the Jan. 8 meeting. Officers are, seated, ...

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Weirton Knights help Shop with a Cop

The Weirton Knights of Columbus Council No. 3734 recently donated $200 to the 2017 Shop with a Cop program through the Weirton Police Department. Shop with a Cop raises money to purchase gifts for children in need during the Christmas season and is funded entirely through donations. Kevin ...

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N.C. Lion receives award

New Cumberland Lions Club President Don Deemer, left, presented Joe Ghenne with a centennial award from Lions Club International for bringing in a new member during the year-long centennial celebration. The presentation was made at the club’s Nov. 28 meeting where Don Greathouse offered ...