Community

Enjoy a bunny visit

The Country 4-H Variety Club recently sponsored a visit with the Easter Bunny and a “Souper Soup Sunday” at the Jefferson County Fair Kitchen. The event involved a silent auction and the sale of homemade candy and cupcakes. Involved were Johnny Frank, Hanna Meeker, Annie Doty as the ...

Mark 15-year anniversary

The Weirton Red Hat Sassie Lassies recently celebrated their 15-year anniversary at the Ponderosa Golf Course Restaurant. Attending were, seated, from left, Wadeane Nardo, Mary Louise Danek, Joan Weaver and Diane Pastoric, and standing, Bonnie Courtney, Shirley DeLuca, Marge Phillips, Patty ...

Community news from around the area

Piney Fork to hold Memorial Day services on May 26 PINEY FORK — The Gwyn Allen Post 735 American Legion Piney Fork will hold Memorial Day services at noon May 26 at the Legion hall. Participants in the service will include officers, auxiliary members, sons of the Legionnaires and ...

Campus news

KENT STATE UNIVERSITY Wendy Vargo, a Steubenville area resident and a nursing major at Kent State Salem, was selected to the Kent State University’s Women’s Center Sage Project, Class of 2018. The Sage Project recognizes female students from across the Kent State system who overcame ...

Women’s golf news

WOODVIEW 18-HOLE THURSDAY MORNING LEAGUE The results from the May 9 league day are Mishal Hawthorne winning low gross with an 86 in first flight and Mary Ann Bainbridge winning low net with a 76. Erin Ankrum won low gross second flight with a 96, and Janet Stukins won low net with a ...

‘Man 2 Man’ Men’s Weekend at Mount Zion Baptist Church

Mount Zion Baptist Church, 221 N. Seventh St., Steubenville, will hold its “Man 2 Man” Men’s Weekend on May 24-26, featuring guest speaker Melvin Rippy of Pittsburgh at 7 p.m. on May 24; a musical concert beginning at 6 p.m. May 25 and showcasing area choirs, male choirs and a soloist; ...

Community news from around the area

Christ UMC of Weirton to mark 60th anniversary WEIRTON — Christ United Methodist Church of Weirton will be celebrating its 60th anniversary on June 2 with a covered-dish luncheon following the worship service, which begins at 9 a.m. Attendees are asked to bring a side dish to share. ...

Church sermon topics

¯ Bell Chapel United Methodist Church, Steubenville: “Overlooking the Obvious.” - Buena Vista United Methodist Church, Steubenville: “The Alpha and The Omega.” ¯ Calvary Community Missionary Baptist Church, Steubenville: “Kingdom Seekers.” - Covenant Presbyterian Church, ...

Candids from Special Olympics games

Today’s community page features candid photos taken at the annual Area Nine Special Olympics held May 4 at Harding Stadium in Steubenville. Approximately 300 athletes from 10 counties, including Jefferson County, demonstrated their skills in various track and field events. State ...

Community news from throughout the area

YWCA ‘Sip & Shop’ set for tonight is postponed STEUBENVILLE —The YWCA of Steubenville at 320 N. Fourth St. has to postpone the “Sip & Shop” it had planned to hold tonight. The fundraiser featuring the Bling Bling Lady Mobile Boutique of North Lima, Ohio, as a key ...