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Scatterday inducted into half marathon HOF

Local News

WHEELING — In recognition of his service as race director of the Ogden Newspapers Half Marathon Classic for the past 12 years, Robert “Scat” Scatterday was presented Thursday the 2018 Hall of Fame award by Perry Nardo, general manager of The Intelligencer and Wheeling News-Register, and ...

Sheriff’S department opens substation at West Liberty University

Local News

WEST LIBERTY — Just in time for the new school year, the Ohio County Sheriff’s Department has established a substation on the West Liberty University campus. “We welcome Sheriff Tom Howard and his deputies to campus and are pleased to have the new substation operational,” said WLU ...

Collecting Old Glory

Local News

WINTERSVILLE — A local service organization is on a collection campaign for old U.S. flags in need of proper disposal. And two patriotic red, white and blue hand-crafted containers placed recently in high foot-traffic areas are hoped to facilitate that effort. The OFWC/Wintersville ...

Newspapers seeking veterans’ stories for special section

Local News

STEUBENVILLE — This Veterans Day, the Herald-Star and The Weirton Daily Times will publish a special section honoring the men and women who have served our country. This keepsake edition will include photos and stories from their time in the service. We want to reach as many veterans from ...

Addition to the library impressive in size

Local News

All of the sidewalk superintendents following the main library project have commented “how large” the addition to the building is looking now compared to all the foundation work since it began in January. The addition of the metal roof decking has given the new building a much different ...

WLU approved to offer new master’s degree programs

Local News

WEST LIBERTY — West Liberty University has received approval from the Higher Learning Commission for two new programs, the master of science degree in dental hygiene and the master of arts degree in clinical psychology. Student applications are being accepted for fall, and both programs ...

Real estate transfers

Business

The following real estate transactions were recorded in Jefferson County: Lauretta Mantos (deceased) to Steve Mantos, part lot 25, Valley View. Robert Eroshevich Sr. (deceased) to Norina Eroshevich, lot 14, Highland Acres. David and Cheri Kinney to Princess Betty Lou Kinney, lot 33 and ...

Bishop expresses ‘profound remorse’

Local News

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — A Pennsylvania bishop named in a grand jury report on rampant sexual abuse by Roman Catholic clergy said Friday he has “profound remorse” and offers his “heartfelt apology” to the victims. Speaking at a Mass of forgiveness, Harrisburg Bishop Ronald Gainer ...

Helping the hungry

Community

Community Bread Basket in Weirton recently received a shipment from Mountaineer Food Bank of Gassaway, W.Va. Volunteers helping to unload the truck were, Pastor Tim Colvin, front, and standing, from left, Bill Aftanas, Mike Runkel, Tom Runkel, Bob Johnson, Carolyn Johnson, Luke Krause, Michah ...

Police reports

Daily Happenings

Steubenville Arrested: Lorena Mercer, 52, Apt. 2 2614 Sunset Blvd., petit theft and possession of a controlled substance, Thursday. Arrested: Shadea Stevenson, 32, 605 Grandview Ave., falsification, failure to appear, possesion of drug paraphernalia, Thursday. Arrested: Kari Viglotti, ...