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Open for business

Business

Clancey Printing, an apparel, clothing and custom printing shop located at 263 Main St. in Wintersville, held a grand opening event Wednesday. Joining family, friends and the Jefferson County Chamber of Commerce for the ribbon cutting were, from left, Kate Sedgmer, a chamber ambassador; Ross ...

Campus news

Community

University of Dallas Andrew Mitch and Elizabeth Mitch of Toronto and Sophia Kanzelberger of Steubenville were named to the spring dean’s list at the University of Dallas.

Police reports

Daily Happenings

Brooke County sheriff Arrested: Devin K. Dollison, 23, 1122 Hukill St., Brilliant, driving while license revoked for driving under the influence and trespassing, Wednesday. Arrested: Donald K. Brown Jr., 54, no fixed address, misuse of 911, first degree arson and destruction of property, ...

Man transported to hospital following Toronto shooting

Local News

TORONTO — City Police on Saturday night were investigating the shooting of a man in the 500 block of North Seventh Street. Police Chief Randy Henry said the passenger of a vehicle stopped on the street was shot twice in the upper torso area by a pedestrian. The chief said the victim ...

Bankruptcy ruling may increase power bill for some

Local News

AKRON (AP) — Millions of Ohio electricity customers could end up paying more for power because of a recent decision in a key regional power company’s bankruptcy case. U.S. Judge Alan Koschik last week approved a motion to allow FirstEnergy Solutions to leave a multi-company power ...

Nardo wins W.Va. press association’s top honor

Business

CHARLESTON — Perry Nardo, general manager of The Intelligencer and Wheeling News-Register, recently won the West Virginia Press Association’s highest honor — the Adam R. Kelly Premier Journalist Award — for his outstanding dedication to the newspaper industry, his work with the West ...

EORH intends to reopen BirthPlace

Business

MARTINS FERRY — Although the project is several months overdue, East Ohio Regional Hospital still plans to reopen its birthing center. “We do intend to reopen the BirthPlace,” said Karin Janiszewski, director of marketing and public relations for EORH and Ohio Valley Medical Center. ...

Quick Takes

Business

COMMISSIONER: Dana Baiocco, a 1984 Buckeye South High School graduate, recently was named as one of five commissioners of the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission by President Donald Trump. Baiocco, 52, was confirmed by the U.S. Senate in May to a seven-year term and took over her ...

Harrison County is becoming tourism destination in Ohio

Local News

CADIZ — Harrison County leaders are hoping to capitalize on recreational and historic points of interest by promoting tourism. According to Harrison County’s website, its economy originally was based on agriculture. The area served as a major wool producing region during the late 19th ...

Free swimming today at Starvaggi

Local News

WEIRTON — The Weirton Board of Parks and Recreation will sponsor a customer appreciation day today to close the summer swimming season at Starvaggi Memorial Pool. All swimmers will be admitted free of charge. “We’ve had a pretty rough pool season and our faithful patrons have lived ...