Community

Pasta dinner set for Nov. 5

The 10th-annual Bishop John King Mussio pasta dinner will be held from noon to 5 p.m. Nov. 5 in the Holy Rosary auditorium. The meal includes pasta, meatballs, salad, bread, dessert and a drink. Adult meals are $8; $5 for pupils ages 4-14; and free for children 3 and younger. Patrons can dine ...

Church news from around the area

Dinner proceeds to benefit Project Christmas Smile WEIRTON — Cove Presbyterian Church, 3404 Main St., Weirton, is hosting a spaghetti dinner fundraiser from noon to 1:30 p.m. Nov. 5. All proceeds will benefit Project Christmas Smile, which helps less fortunate children have a special ...

Buddy Benches purchased for two local elementary schools

TORONTO — Who doesn’t like a “buddy?” That was a major topic at the summer Vacation Bible School program held at Hill Top United Presbyterian Church in the Toronto area where the children participating viewed a brief video about the “Buddy Bench” program and decided to designate ...

Church sermon topics

-- Bell Chapel United Methodist Church, Steubenville: “Pictures, People and Pumpkins.” -- Buena Vista United Methodist Church, Steubenville: “God Is Our Witness.” -- Calvary Community Missionary Baptist Church, Steubenville: “Whose Faith Is It?” -- Covenant Presbyterian ...

JVS Homecoming court

The 2017 Homecoming court has been named at Jefferson County Joint Vocational School, with the queen and king to be selected during the dance on Saturday, which will be held from 8 p.m. to 11 p.m. in the school commons area. Members of the court are, front, from left, queen candidates Maria ...

Neurological diseases focus of Nov. 5 walk

WELLSBURG — Since being diagnosed with multiple sclerosis, a Wellsburg woman has decided not only to face the disease with determination, but also to help others in similar situations. After launching a walk to raise awareness and funds for those with MS, Kim Chapline-Byers expanded the ...

Buckeye Local football coach is guest speaker at Brilliant Lions Club meeting

BRILLIANT — Roger Herbert, Buckeye Local High School football coach, was a guest at the Brilliant Lions Club meeting held recently in the club social room. Herbert discussed rebuilding the team and has become acquainted with the players from Adena, Brilliant, Dillonvale, Mount Pleasant, ...

Community news from throughout the area

Wellsburg Applefest’s All Things Apple contest winners announced WELLSBURG — Winners of the Wellsburg Applefest’s All Things Apple Contest have been announced. There were separate divisions for apple pies, other food made with apples and crafts related to apples or Johnny ...

Quarters for Cancer auction at JVS to benefit CDI

BLOOMINGDALE — Jefferson County Joint Vocational School is gearing up to host its successful quarter auction to benefit the Cancer Dietary Institute. The fifth-annual Anthony D’Aurora Quarters for Cancer Quarter Auction will be held Nov. 5 with doors opening at 11:30 a.m. to give ...

Carnival of Wishes Gala to benefit Make-A-Wish

NEW CUMBERLAND — The 20th-annual Carnival of Wishes Gala will be held Nov. 11 at Mountaineer Casino, Racetrack and Resort, beginning at 6 p.m. The fundraiser to generate proceeds for Make-A-Wish Greater Pennsylvania and West Virginia will feature “an evening of wishes under the big ...