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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 ...

Veterans celebrated

Lancia HealthCare recently celebrated Veterans Day at the Villa Vista across from the Fort Steuben Mall, honoring more than 50 veteran residents and families from Villa Royale and Villa Vista who served their country. More than 200 people attended the event that included a performance by the ...

Camera club competition winners picked

The Upper Ohio Valley Camera Club has announced the November competition winners to the theme “Autumn Scenes.” Winners are: First place, John Hanish; second, Karen Felix; and third, Anissa Wellington. The open category winners are: First place, Andy Tindor; second, Barb Momyer; and third, ...

Toronto Legion Auxiliary helps the troops

Members of the Toronto American Legion Post 86 Ladies Auxiliary sponsored a Halloween party Oct. 27 at the post to raise money for Christmas for the troops. The auxiliary has held different fundraisers through the years to send 75 to 100 stockings filled with items for troops overseas. This ...

Place in chess competition

Members from the Fellowship of the Pawns youth chess club competed Nov. 18 in the 2018 Pennsylvania State Game/15 Championship. Teammates Phillip Rawson, right, and Caleb Bier, left, competed in the scholastic section and took first and second place, respectively, with Phillip going undefeated ...

Community news from around the area

Ohio Valley Youth Network set to meet Thursday STEUBENVILLE — The Ohio Valley Youth Network will meet from 6:30 p.m. to 7:45 p.m. Thursday at the Sycamore Youth and Community Center, located at 301 N. Fourth St. The meeting will feature “three phenomenal guests from Youngstown,” who ...

Mingo Woman’s Club salutes veterans

MINGO JUNCTION — The GFWC Woman’s Club of Mingo Junction held its November meeting at the Mingo Senior Citizens Center with President Sharon Cole-Isner extending the welcome. Opening ceremonies were led by Shelly Bateman, Cheri Carpico and Southeast District President Pat Ketzell, a ...

Serving others

Representatives of the Connect Youth Ministry of the Wintersville Parishes served a Thanksgiving dinner for anyone in the community who was in need. It was held Nov. 19 at Urban Mission Ministries’ Unity Kitchen. With some of the youth are adult volunteers Karen Aulet, left; Bobbyjon Bauman, ...