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Community happenings from throughout the area

Autism walk set for Saturday FOLLANSBEE — A walk to benefit local youth with autism will be held from 9:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. Saturday at Follansbee Middle School. Admission is $5, with proceeds going to Ryan’s Prayer of Hope and Healing, a grassroots group that has provided computer ...

‘Momsters’ program for Fort Steuben DAR chapter

STEUBENVILLE — The Fort Steuben Chapter, Daughters of the American Revolution met May 12 at Froehlich’s Classic Corner Restaurant for a luncheon and business session. Chapter Regent Karen Blanc presided. Opening ceremonies involved Flag Chairman Rebecca Hersko, Second Vice Regent Vickie ...

Community briefs

Mary H. Weir Library offers Thursday program by author WEIRTON — The Mary H. Weir Public Library will present Sonny Fair introducing his novel –– “This Bridge Tells No Tales” set in the Ohio Valley — at 6 p.m. on Thursday. Fair was born and raised on Wheeling Island and left ...

Camera club winners announced

The Upper Ohio Valley Camera Club has announced May competition winners in which “Lighthouses” was the theme category. Winners were: First place, John Hanish; second, Sam Rees; and third, Karen Felix. The open category winners were: First place, Sam Rees; second, Lisa Carte; and third, ...

Steubenville Woman’s Club awards scholarships, selects leaders

STEUBENVILLE — The team of officers to lead the OFWC/GFWC Woman’s Club of Steubenville for the 2018-20 term was elected at the May meeting at the YWCA of Steubenville. Carlotta Jordan will lead the slate as president, succeeding Iris Craig, who is completing her second two-year ...

Community news from around the area

Patrick Ford, WMC CEO to speak at SOAR annual picnic WEIRTON — SOAR, an acronym for Steelworkers of Active Retirees, will hold their annual picnic from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. on June 7 at Follansbee Park in Follansbee. Those who are interested in finding out more about the organization may ...

Offering cheer

A group of Brooke High School students has been visiting local nursing homes near holidays to cheer residents with crafts they have made for each occasion, from valentines to shamrocks for St. Patrick’s Day. They are, from left, Abby Crayton, Cheyenne Tredway, Ariana Crayton and Elizabeth ...

Campus news

Robert Morris University’s School of Nursing and Health Sciences Lauren E. McIntosh of Newell graduated with her doctor of nursing practice from Robert Morris University’s School of Nursing and Health Sciences. McIntosh currently serves as the emergency department coordinator and ...

C. Forrester, M. Sanders

MINGO JUNCTION — The parents of Courtney Marie Forrester of Mingo Junction and Milo Wray Sanders of Mingo Junction announce their engagement and approaching marriage. The bride-to-be is the daughter of Thomas and Barbara Ely of Mingo Junction and Thomas Forrester of Weirton. She is a 2008 ...

Women’s golf news

CADIZ WOMEN’S GOLF LEAGUE The Cadiz Women’s Golf League’s play of the day on May 16 was a “Bingo-Bango-Bungo” game. Points were awarded to the players who got on the green first, or one closest to the pin or first to putt in the hole. Winners with most points were: First ...