Community

Helping to feed the hungry

Members of St. Joseph the Worker Catholic Church Tuesday Night Rosary Group donated money to Community Bread Basket in Weirton. Carol Bradley, group leader, said the group has been meeting and praying for more than 10 years at the church on California Avenue. “We collected some cash and ...

Church news from throughout the area

Christmas luncheon Dec. 7 for Church Women United WEIRTON — Church Women United will hold their Christmas luncheon at 11 a.m. Dec. 7 at Cove United Presbyterian Church, located at 3404 Main St. Contact Betty Virtue for information. Cathy Cooper is the unit president. Annual Holiday Expo ...

Church sermon topics

¯ Bell Chapel United Methodist Church, Steubenville: “Splish, Splash.” ¯ Buena Vista United Methodist Church, Steubenville: “Let Hope Well Within Us.” ¯ Calvary Community Missionary Baptist Church, Steubenville: “Faith, Praise and Prayer.” - First Christian Church, ...

Gingerbread houses a holiday tradition

TORONTO — Doris Matyas has made a lot of gingerbread houses in the past 20 years or more. It started as an at-home family holiday activity with her granddaughters, but in more recent years, it’s blossomed into something much more. It’s a highly anticipated community event that not ...

Community news from around the area

Museum open to visitors as part of holiday attractions STEUBENVILLE — The Jefferson County Historical Association is again a part of weekend holiday festivities involving the Steubenville Nutcracker Village and Advent Market. Located at 426 Franklin Ave., the museum will be open for ...

‘Together We Care’ raises more than $27,000

STEUBENVILLE — The 2018 “Together We Care” soccer tournament/cancer fundraiser has officially closed the books on what was another outstanding yea, generating more than $27,000. The sixth-annual event was held Oct. 6 but ran throughout the month of October, which is Breast Cancer ...

Community happenings from throughout the area

Country Friends announces entertainment schedule COLLIERS — Country Friends will host Light Touch on Friday and US on Saturday at the Memorial Hall located at 67 Police Lodge Road, Colliers. The doors open at 6 p.m., the dance starts at 7 p.m., and the hall closes at 10 p.m. for both ...

War Memorial Building ribbon-cutting set

STEUBENVILLE — Urban Mission Ministries will hold a ribbon-cutting at 10 a.m. Friday at the former War Memorial Building in celebration of the progress made on its newest shelter and resource center. “We want to open it up to let the public see what has already been done,” said the Rev. ...

Community news from throughout the area

Quarter auction Sunday to aid American Cancer Society STEUBENVILLE — Steppin’ for Sisters, a team involved in the Jefferson County Relay for Life, will be holding a fundraiser quarter auction on Sunday at Four Seasons Ministry, formerly the Pleasant Hill Elementary School, 129 School ...

Museum open house Saturday

The Hancock County Museum, located at 1008 Ridge Ave., New Cumberland, will be hosting an open house from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, offering visitors a step back in time as they visit the Victorian home decorated for the holidays in a period theme. “You will be treated to dulcimer tunes, a ...