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Edwin M. Stanton chapter of Questers hears about library STEUBENVILLE — The Edwin M. Stanton Chapter 1412 of Questers met at Froehlich’s Classic Corner in Steubenville for their February meeting. President Becky Swickard opened the meeting and welcomed four guests attending. During ...

District Legislation Day nears

WINTERSVILLE — Federated club women from throughout Southeastern Ohio will assemble March 23 at St. Florian Center in Wintersville for the GFWC/Ohio Federation of Women’s Club’s Southeast District Legislation Day. The GFWC Wintersville Woman’s Club will serve as host of the event that ...

Future downtown events detailed

STEUBENVILLE — Events that will be happening in downtown Steubenville were the focus of a recent program of the Steubenville Kiwanis Club where Therese Nelson was the guest speaker. Nelson is the manager of the Renaissance Building, a downtown division of Nelson Fine Art and Gifts, and home ...

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JSWCD native tree sale orders accepted through March 22 STEUBENVILLE — The Jefferson Soil and Water Conservation District’s native tree sale is under way, and although the annual sale is a conservation district staple since the Dust Bowl, it has a bit of a new twist this year. The ...

Richmond Legion Post donation helps Edison High School buy Chromebooks

RICHMOND — Edison High School has instituted its 1:1 Chromebook initiative and received a helping hand from the Richmond American Legion Post 740 Honored Seven by way of funding. Legion members presented a $1,000 check to the school on Feb. 28 to outfit seventh-graders with devices for more ...

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Wednesday fish frys start today at Sacred Heart of Mary WEIRTON — On Wednesdays during Lent, beginning today, Sacred Heart of Mary Church at 200 Preston Ave., Weirton, will be hosting a fish fry from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. In addition to today’s sale, the fish fry will be held March 13, 20 ...

Mingo Woman’s Club donates Dr. Seuss books

GFWC Woman’s Club of Mingo joined the General Federation of Women’s Clubs to participate in Read Across America Day. One of GFWC’s Seven Grand Initiatives for its 2018-20 administration is for clubs to donate Dr. Seuss books to children in need. March 2 was observed as Read Across ...

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Salvation Army looking for some spring cleaning help STEUBENVILLE — The Salvation Army of Steubenville is thinking spring and cleaning and looks to the public help for some sprucing up, according to Lt. Erik Muhs, who serves as pastor/corps officer along with his wife, Barri ...

Popular fundraiser helps the animals

The Jefferson County Humane Society is getting ready for its key fundraiser of the year as its prepares for another “Dueling Pianos Party” evening of music, food and fun. The event will be held March 15 at St. Florian Center in Wintersville with doors opening at 7 p.m. and the show starting ...