Community

Community news from around the area

New Cumberland ‘Make It Shine’ to hold annual cleanup Saturday at Crestview Park NEW CUMBERLAND — The Keep New Cumberland Beautiful volunteers will hold their annual “Make It Shine” event on Saturday. New Cumberland’s event will begin at 9 a.m. at Crestview Park, north of the ...

Campus News

West Virginia University MORGANTOWN — A Brooke High School senior is among the 2018 Bucklew Scholars at West Virginia University. The Bucklew Scholarship is given to 20 high-achieving West Virginia students who have been accepted to the university and qualifies them to be considered for a ...

Community Calendar

Today Gamblers Anonymous and Gam-Anon, 7 p.m., Wheeling College, Whelan Hall, 316 Washington Ave., Wheeling. Alcoholics Anonymous, Sunday Morning Awareness Group, open discussion, 10 a.m., Trinity Medical Center East staff conference room; information, (740) 266-5081; As Bill Sees It ...

Staying socially connected while immobile

Dear Annie: My mom recently had a health scare. Although she is OK for now, it has limited her mobility, and she’s not nearly so active as she used to be. She always has been really active in the community and has had a heart for seniors. Unfortunately, that also means that most of her ...

Church news from throughout the area

Pleasant Valley UMC’s rummage sale continues WEIRTON — Pleasant Valley United Methodist Church, 101 Lisa Court, Weirton, will continue with its semi-annual quality rummage sale. The final two dates are April 20 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. and April 21 from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. The sale will ...

Church sermon topics

-- Bell Chapel United Methodist Church, Steubenville: “God’s Advice for Difficult Moments.” -- Buena Vista United Methodist Church, Steubenville: “Children of God.” -- Calvary Community Missionary Baptist Church, Steubenville: “To Believe and Not See.” -- Empire United ...

Legislative Day

Librarians from Ohio’s 251 public libraries traveled to Columbus for the Ohio Library Council’s Legislative Day as an opportunity for librarians to share how libraries lead in the community with services, technology, programs and reliable resources. Meeting with state Sen. Frank Hoagland, ...

Community news from around the area

Baked steak dinner fundraiser is Saturday in Unionport UNIONPORT — A fundraiser baked steak dinner with all the trimmings will be held from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. Saturday at the Wayne Township Community Center, the site of the old Unionport school. The cost is $10. Patrons can dine in for ...

Garden department accepts new slate of officers, hears program on dahlias

WEIRTON — The Garden Department of the Weirton Woman’s Club, a member of the GFWC, recently held its monthly meeting at Giovanni’s Restaurant in Weirton. Chairman Carol Village opened the meeting, thanking Sandra Robbins for decorating and dessert. The inspiration was given by Teresa ...

Shelter visit

Girl Scout Troop 51418 members and parents recently visited the Hancock County Animal Shelter to bring donations and take a tour of the shelter. Director Nichole Felouzis explained the procedure used to care for a new animal coming into the shelter. Members took a tour of the dog kennels and ...