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Steubenville Theft: An inflatable snowglobe was stolen from a home in the 1400 block of Euclid Avenue, Sunday. Arrested: Elizabeth A. Brown, 43, 365 Terrace Ave., bench warrant, Sunday. Shots reported: An unknown caller reported shots fired and a subject down at the intersection of ...

Follansbee lights up

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Adelynn Glenn, 1, and her sister Lydia, 3, enjoyed holiday music in front of a nativity scene in Follansbee on Sunday night. The community celebrated light-up night Sunday at the town square. -- Linda Harris

Community news from throughout the area


Three Arts Club of Toronto to attend Christmas concert TORONTO — The December meeting of the Three Arts Club of Toronto will begin with an outing to hear the Ohio Valley Chorale perform its Christmas concert on Sunday at First Westminster Presbyterian Church, 235 N. Fifth St., ...

Brooke school board discusses impending audits

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WELLSBURG — The Brooke County Board of Education held a special meeting Monday night to discuss impending audits. The 12-minute meeting began with board President Theodore Pauls proposing that two auditing organizations look at the district’s finances. “I spoke with some very high ...

Foundation for Appalachian Ohio holds meeting

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STEUBENVILLE — The Sycamore Youth and Community Center was the setting for a philanthropic meeting Thursday night. Foundation for Appalachian Ohio’s Jim Rocchi, director of Eastern Ohio’s outreach, spoke at the meeting, which was open to the public. “We want to create a better ...

Gizmo expo

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A gizmo expo is planned Friday at Franciscan University of Steubenville to promote Science, Technology, Engineering and Math education for elementary-aged pupils. The expo is planned from 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. in the St. Joseph Center. The expo is presented by Franciscan University engineering ...

Donation to United Way

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Buckeye North Elementary pupils and teachers donated more than $877 to the United Way of Jefferson County following a penny wars collection at the school. Pupils also conducted dress-up days and brought in money to assist community programs. Some of those taking part in the fundraising were, ...

Regional roundup

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Breakfast with Santa set at Oak Glen High School NEW MANCHESTER — The Oak Glen High School cheerleaders will host a breakfast with Santa from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. Saturday in the high school cafeteria. The cost is $8 per person, and there will be pictures with Santa and cheering merchandise ...

Christmas blessing

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The Rev. Michael Gossett sprinkles Holy Water on Nativity figures held by Spencer Benedict, 6, and his younger brother, Steven, 3, while their mother, Jessica, looks on. The Benedicts, residents of Wheeling, brought their Nativity to the Steubenville Nutcracker Village for Sunday’s Blessing ...

Candids from YWCA Women of Distinction


Today’s community page features photos I took at the YWCA’s Women of Distinction fundraiser and awards banquet held Thursday evening at Hellenic Hall in Steubenville.