Grand opening


A grand opening for the State Farm Insurance Agency owned by Dan Stephens was held Thursday. Among those on hand for the ribbon-cutting and open house were Jefferson County Chamber of Commerce Ambassadors Brad Degenkolb and Samantha Yanik; agent Brenda Lavoie; Ambassador Jenn Cesta; agent ...

Women’s golf news


CADIZ WOMEN’S GOLF LEAGUE The Cadiz Women’s Golf League played Low Net on Sept. 19 after a rain delay. Hostesses were Lori Szymanek and Lori DeFallo. Following lunch, they announced the winners as: First low net, a tie between Lori DeFallo and Roberta Cireddu (66); second low net, ...

municipal court

Daily Happenings

The following cases were cleared, court costs added, in Steubenville Municipal court with Judge John Mascio presiding: Antonio A. Acconcia, 41, 701 Lovers Lane, domestic violence, amended to disorderly conduct, 14 days in jail; Howard K. Hale, 68, 535 Nebo Drive, Toronto, petit theft, 30 days ...

EGCC ready to celebrate a milestone anniversary

Local News

STEUBENVILLE — Eastern Gateway Community College will celebrate its 50th anniversary this week with activities for students, faculty, staff, alumni and the community. A ribbon-cutting ceremony will be held at 4 p.m. Monday for the new Gator Center on the Steubenville campus, followed by a 5 ...

Industrial parks are thriving


By ROBERT A. DEFRANK Staff writer BARNESVILLE — The two industrial parks in the Barnesville area are thriving with the influx of oil and gas interests. Larry Merry, Belmont County Port Authority director, presented an update on progress at the parks to Belmont County Commissioners J.P. ...

Police reports

Daily Happenings

Steubenville Cited: Erin M. Dunburg, 35, 1808 Williams Place, speeding, Friday. Arrested: Jordan A. Manns, 20, 631 Buena Vista Blvd., operating a vehicle under the influence, underage consumption, possession of drugs, open container, marked lanes violation, no registration light, operating ...

Kavanaugh, Ford to testify Thursday

Local News

WASHINGTON (AP) — Negotiators reached a tentative agreement Saturday for the Senate Judiciary Committee to hear testimony Thursday from Christine Blasey Ford, the woman accusing Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh of sexual assault from decades ago, according to two people briefed on the ...

Wellsburg restaurant offers variety of food, drink


WELLSBURG — Necol Dunson said she chose the name Dovetail Fire & Ale for her new restaurant at 735 Charles St. because she envisions it as a place where people can come together. And, the restaurant’s menu is designed to appeal to a diverse customer base, from retirees strarting their ...

Marriage applications

Daily Happenings

The following marriage applications were filed in Jefferson County: Shawn Karnich and Krysten J. Simpson, both of Brilliant. Seth Allen Cox and Breanna Nicole Westling, both of Toronto.