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Police Steubenville Cited: Wendell D. Powell, 41, 3785 state Route 151, Mingo Junction, speeding; David E. Davis, 25, Martins Ferry, speeding and driving under suspension; Hakeem Herbert, 27, no street address listed, Steubenville, operating a prohibited vehicle on the street; and John R. ...

Several programs on tap at Sycamore center

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STEUBENVILLE — Several programs are planned later this year at the Sycamore Youth and Community Center, located at 301 N. Fourth St. The programs and volunteer instructors will include the Dream Big Band Program, free instrumental lessons, instructor Matt Hill; praise and worship program, ...

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Mary H. Weir Library offers Thursday program by author WEIRTON — The Mary H. Weir Public Library will present Sonny Fair introducing his novel –– “This Bridge Tells No Tales” set in the Ohio Valley — at 6 p.m. on Thursday. Fair was born and raised on Wheeling Island and left ...

Camera club winners announced

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The Upper Ohio Valley Camera Club has announced May competition winners in which “Lighthouses” was the theme category. Winners were: First place, John Hanish; second, Sam Rees; and third, Karen Felix. The open category winners were: First place, Sam Rees; second, Lisa Carte; and third, ...

Harmonium Project fundraiser set

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STEUBENVILLE — The Harmonium Project is hosting its annual musical fundraiser Saturday through Monday at the Masonic Temple, 227 N. Fourth St. “Rust!” features a cast and crew of more than 70, an original jazz score performed by members of the Tri-State Community Band and local rock ...

Concert series set to kick off

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WEIRTON — Music will be drifting from the Weirton Event Center beginning this Friday, as the annual community summer concert series kicks off. Organized by the Top of West Virginia Convention and Visitors Bureau, each concert is free of charge and open to the public, with gates opening at 6 ...

Harrison Central hands out senior awards

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CADIZ — Awards were presented recently for the Harrison Central High School Class of 2018. Racquel Ritchie received the valedictorian award, and Bailey Eberhart earned the saltuatorian award. The top 10 students recognized were Caden Arbaugh, Coleman Dodds, Abby Dowdle, Eberhart, Michelle ...

Batch tells Bethany graduates to ‘dream big’

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BETHANY — Charlie Batch, a former NFL quarterback, encouraged Bethany College graduates Saturday to expect greatness out of life. He was the star speaker for the school’s 178th commencement ceremony. With the event moved indoors due to rain, Batch anchored the stage at the Hummel Field ...

Edison looking to renew its levy

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RICHMOND — Officials in the Edison Local School District will be going to the voters this fall in an attempt to to renew an operational levy. The district took the initial steps to place the issue on the Nov. 6 ballot, as board members approved a resolution of necessity Thursday during the ...