Community

Fundraiser Saturday in Amsterdam

AMSTERDAM — A movement to raise money for a state of Ohio historical plaque to honor the memory of Amsterdam’s Forest W. Buchanan kicks off Saturday with a fundraiser dinner. The spaghetti meal will be held from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. at the Amsterdam VFW Post, located at 412 Liberty St. The ...

Mingo Lions get excellence award

MINGO JUNCTION — The Mingo Lions Club held its March dinner meeting at the Mingo Medical Group Office Building with President William Snyder presiding. The club received the 2016-17 Club Excellence Award signed by Chanceller Bob Corlew, immediate past international president. The ...

Community news from around the area

Weir High Class of 1970 to meet Wednesday WEIRTON — The Weir High School class of 1970 will hold its “Easter” meeting at 6 p.m. Wednesday at Mario’s Restaurant, located at 3806 Main St. All classmates and spouses are welcome ...

Donation presented

The Tri-State Young Marines, located in Weirton, recently received a $1,000 donation from the Tri-State Marine Corps Club. The Tri-State Young Marines are part of the nation’s premiere youth education and service program for boys and girls, ages 8 through 18 or completion of high school. The ...

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 ...

Award-winning gospel artists set to perform Friday at Catholic Central

STEUBENVILLE — Award-winning gospel artists Sharon Swanepoel and Jeffrey Nordin will perform in concert Friday at Catholic Central High School, offering a night of gospel music and inspired stories, beginning at 7 p.m. Selections from their album, “It Is Well with my Soul,” will be ...

Church news from throughout the area

‘Wonder’ being shown for Friday movie night EAST SPRINGFIELD — The United Methodist Church of the Cross, located at 7712 state Hwy. 43, will host movie night on Friday, featuring “Wonder.” Doors open at 6 p.m. for the movie that begins at 7 p.m. Refreshments will be available at ...

Special guest

The Rt. Rev. W. Michie Klusmeyer, right, bishop of the West Virginia Episcopal Diocese, chatted with, from left, the Rev. Phil Van Dam, Jim Shorts and his daughter, Caitlyn, during a recent visit to Christ Episcopal Church, where he confirmed or received, as members of the Episcopal church, ...

Church sermon topics

-- Bell Chapel United Methodist Church, Steubenville: “Easter More Than An Empty Tomb!” -- Buena Vista United Methodist Church, Steubenville: “He Arose.” -- Calvary Community Missionary Baptist Church, Steubenville: “If Not Here Where?” -- Covenant Presbyterian Church, ...

Annual calendar luncheon is April 7

The garden department of the GFWC-WV Weirton Woman’s Club is hosting its annual calendar luncheon on April 7 at Undo’s at the Holiday Inn in Weirton, beginning at noon. This year’s entertainment will be the Striplight Theater Singers. Proceeds from the event, according to organizers, have ...