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Annual dinner meeting

The Jefferson County Historical Association held its annual dinner meeting Sept. 20 at St. Florian Hall where among those on hand were, from left, guest speaker Shirley Brooks-Jones, who recounted her experience on Sept. 11, 2001; Eleanor Naylor, first vice president; and Judy Brancazio, ...

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ENTERTAINMENT — Sandy Robbins, left, Weirton Woman’s Club program chair, and Diana Durst, right, club president, welcomed four representatives of the Striplight Theatre as the club’s entertainment at its opening meeting this month.
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Weirton Woman’s Club holds opening meeting of club year

WEIRTON — The Weirton Woman’s Club held its opening meeting at Undo’s with Diana Durst presiding. Inspiration was given by Teresa Conley followed by opening exercises. Members adjourned for a buffet dinner followed by entertainment by representatives of Striplight Theatre. The meeting ...

Club visits Weirton Geriatrics residents

WEIRTON — The Weirton Woman’s Club met with Weirton Geriatrics residents for September. Guest minister was Pastor Randall Krebs of Oakland Presbyterian Church. Songs were led by Mary Ellen Groves. Refreshments were served by Carol Village, Groves and a staff member. The next ...

Community news from around the area

Knights of Columbus 472 to hold steak fry Thursday WINTERSVILLE — The Knights of Columbus Council No. 472 will hold its annual steak fry from 6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. Thursday at the council home on Two Ridge Road. The menu will include steak, baked potato, green beans, salad and Italian ...

PROGRAM MATERIAL — Connie Crawford, a member of the Jefferson County Farm Bureau Promotion and Education Committee, displays some of the material for the Farm to School program being planned for later in the year for school children in the county. The pig program for fourth-graders will involve a  pig from the Finney Hog Farm in Mount Pleasant.  
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P&E Committee planning Farm-to-School program

WINTERSVILLE — Erika Lyon, Ohio State Extension/Jefferson and Harrison County agent, was a guest at the Jefferson County Farm Bureau Promotion and Education meeting where the “Farm to School” program was discussed. The program will be presented in some county schools in the spring with ...

CHAPTER HAPPENINGS — The Fidelis Gamma Chapter of W.Va. Alpha Delta Kappa International Honorary Teachers Sorority met Sept. 7 at Williams Country Club where a Sapphire sister ceremony involved,  seated, from left, Sapphire Sister Carolyn Allison, 39 years; special guest W.Va. Alpha Delta Kappa State President Ginger Greene; President Ruth Fuller; and President-elect Chris Snyder; and standing, Sapphire sisters Pat Accettolo, 35 years; JoAnn Kerr, 39 years; Juanita “Twinkle” Smith, 35 years; and Janet Benzo, 44 years. 
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Fidelis Gamma Chapter honors Sapphire Sisters

WEIRTON — The Fidelis Gamma Chapter of W.Va. Alpha Delta Kappa International Honorary Teachers Sorority met Sept. 7 at Williams Country Club in Weirton. President Ruth Fuller presided, welcoming members and special guest Ginger Greene, WV Alpha Delta Kappa state president. Liz Pugh ...

Community news from throughout the area

Moving On to have final meeting in December WEIRTON — Moving On members met Sept. 10 at Undo’s with President Lucretia “Toots” Ross welcoming members and leading in opening exercises, assisted by Nancy Sollinger singing. Jack Davis gave the opening and closing prayers. Becky ...

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E.S. VFD selling items The East Springfield Volunteer Fire Department is selling T-shirts, long-sleeved shirts and hoodies during September and October to help raise awareness for breast cancer. Displaying some of the items are Andrew Westover, firefighter and EMT, and Brook Dunkle, social ...

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Steubenville High School Class of 1957

Members of the Steubenville High School Class of 1957 held their 60-year reunion Sept. 16. Class members on hand were, first row, from left, Yvonne Yoder Habowski, Judy Pastors Lindquist and Joel Bernstein; second row, Wayne Owens, Doris Jelea McIlvain, Donna Cocumelli Lucas, Deloris Lillie ...

Women’s golf news

BLACKMOOR Blackmoor Ladies played a “N.O.S.E” event on Sept. 18. The first-place winner was Lori DeFallo, and Cheryl Black finished second. Denise Augustine had low putts for the evening. Long drive on hole No. 14 went to Claudia Norris. Kathi Moore had closest to the pin on the ...