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Church Women United Executive Board meets WEIRTON — The Church Women United Executive Board met Sept. 7 at St. Thomas Episcopal Church at 300 Three Springs Drive where host Pastor Phil Van Dam gave the blessing before the meal. President Cathy Cooper extended the welcome and read ...

Church sermon topics

-- Bell Chapel United Methodist Church, Steubenville: “Hear No Evil; See No Evil; ______ No Evil.” -- Buena Vista United Methodist Church, Steubenville: “Wisdom Is Joy to The Soul.” -- Calvary Community Missionary Baptist Church, Steubenville: “Together We Praise.” -- Covenant ...

Special event for Special Olympians

The Knights of Columbus Immaculate Heart of Mary Council 472 recently sponsored its 19th-annual Prom for Special Olympics athletes and chaperones. The event included refreshments, dancing and music by disc jockey Rich Coburn. The evening closed with Special Olympics coordinator Jane Bodo ...

Catholic Central High School Class of 1958

Members of the Catholic Central High School Class of 1958 held their 60-year reunion on Aug. 10 at Scaffidi’s Restaurant and Tavern in Steubenville. Those attending were, seated, from left, Jean Marchione Lamatrice, Juanita Ninerell Conkle, Marilyn DeLuca Sferrella, Marian DeLuca Harper, ...

Community news from around the area

Grief support group offered for mothers WELLSBURG — A bereavement support and education group for mothers who have experienced the death of a child will be held from 6 p.m. to 7 p.m. each Monday from Sept. 24 through Oct. 29 at St. John Catholic Church, 1439 Yankee St. For information, ...

Catholic Central High School Class of 1963

Members of the Catholic Central High School Class of 1963 held their 55-year class reunion on Aug. 11 at the Steubenville Country Club. Those attending included, first row, from left, Kathy Pearce Cox, Maureen McCleary Trivoli, Sandy Gorby Welches, Patty Patchen Irwin, Sheila Gogul Shulman, ...

Urban Mission launches ‘Who Is My Neighbor’ community survey

STEUBENVILLE — Urban Mission Ministries wants to make like Mr. Rogers and know its neighbors. The effort is taking the form of a community survey launched this month as part of a desire not only to better serve their needs but to better know who they are and their potential. It will continue ...

Community news from around the area

Academy of Lifelong Learning hosting open house Saturday STEUBENVILLE — The Academy of Lifelong Learning will preview its schedule of classes and events during its fall semester open house set for 1 p.m. Saturday in the Totino Room, St. Joseph Center, Franciscan University of ...

Family reunions

McKnight TORONTO — The 74th Woodburn McKnight reunion was held at the Toronto War Memorial Pool shelterhouse area with 53 family members attending, including from New York, Florida and Pennsylvania. Wilma Walker won the 50/50 drawing, and Lisa Skidmore won the door prize. The family ...

Weir High School Class of 1960 holds 58-year reunion

Members of Weir High School’s Class of 1960 gathered for their 58-year reunion held Aug. 24-25 at Undo’s in Weirton with 51 classmates attending. On hand were, front row, from left, Sue Justice Carlson, Rose D’Alesio Kaczmarek, Elizabeth Corwin, Bonnie Jackson Campbell-Kuhn, Judy Harris ...