Community

An array of artists

Many artists of various ages participated in the Brooke High School Student and Alumni Art Show held at the Brooke County Museum and Culture Center. The show’s student winners were: Jewel Cox, first place; Kait Jenkins, second place and honorable mention; and Kristen Breen, third place. ...

Earns Eagle Scout

A Court of Honor was held May 19 at First Westminster Presbyterian Church in Steubenville for Joseph Andrew “Joey” Wood, second from right, who earned his Eagle Scout rank, the highest award to be attained in Scouting. His Eagle Scout project involved making and installing six benches at ...

Hopedale Community Days on Friday, Saturday at new venue

HOPEDALE — The Hopedale American Legion Post at 48255 Rabbit Road will serve as the new venue for this year’s Hopedale Community Days, which will include a variety of activities Friday and Saturday. Community Days will be held from 4 p.m. to 10 p.m. Friday and from 8 a.m. to 10 p.m. ...

Community news from around the area

Summer Food Service Program scheduled to begin Monday STEUBENVILLE — Urban Mission Ministries will be serving as a third-year sponsor for the Ohio Department of Education, USDA Summer Food Service Program, which begins Monday and continues through Aug. 17. Urban Mission will host six ...

Swaney Library receives donation

Local author Thomas Zielinsky, left, recently presented a second $500 donation to Swaney librarian Kirsten Pierce, center, and assistant librarian Shannon Thomas. The donation comes from proceeds of Zielinsky’s book “Rockyside: A Forgotten Mining Community.” It describes the small mining ...

Selected for W.Va. Ambassadors Camp

Eighth-graders students Talia Kosonovich, left, and Kennedy McGeehan have been selected to represent Oak Glen and Hancock County Schools at the W.Va. Ambassadors Camp in Charleston on June 8-21. Kosonovich is the daughter of Brandis and Brad Kosonovich of Newell, and McGeehan is the daughter of ...

Learning more

Eric Fithyan, president of the Wellsburg Kiwanis Club, chatted with Tonette Alward, left, executive director of the Brooke-Hancock-Ohio-Marshall Retired and Senior Volunteer Program, and Sandy Kemp, administrative assistant for the Brooke County Committee on Aging, at a business after hours ...

Community news from around the area

Free senior aerobics class begins Tuesday in Weirton WEIRTON — The Weirton campus of West Virginia Northern Community College is offering a free senior aerobics class designed for anyone who wants to start exercising at a moderate pace. The class begins Tuesday, but participants can ...

Campus news

Muskingum University Lucy Falls of Steubenville and Abigail Orr of Wintersville were named to the spring dean’s list at Muskingum University. Marietta College Harrison Trikones of Wintersville was named to Marietta College’s spring dean’s list.

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 Group, ...