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YWCA honoring Women of Distinction

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STEUBENVILLE — For their work and contributions to the community, the YWCA of Steubenville will honor six local women at its annual Women of Distinction fundraiser banquet set for Nov. 29 at Hellenic Hall at Holy Trinity Greek Orthodox Church, 300 S. Fourth St. Doors open at 5:30 p.m. with ...

City remembers nation’s veterans

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STEUBENVILLE —­ Jack Ernest admits he’s a little prickly about those who disrespect the flag and America’s veterans. Ernest enlisted in the Marines in 1965 and spent two years in Vietnam, only to be villainized when he and his fellow servicemen returned home. “Many of us were met ...

Annual meeting Tuesday

Community

Community Bread Basket, a nonprofit community-supported organization focused on providing food, utility assistance, counseling and a “hand up” to those in need, will conduct its annual meeting at 10 a.m. on Tuesday in the conference room of St. Paul Church Walnut Street in Weirton. Anyone ...

Chamber elects new leaders, plans events

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WELLSBURG — Plans for the Wellsburg Chamber of Commerce Christmas Parade and other upcoming events were discussed at a meeting Thursday presided by the group’s new president and vice president. Recently elected president and vice president by the chamber’s executive board were Luke ...

Gorman: Look to future to ease pain of past missteps

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STEUBENVILLE — Franciscan University of Steubenville’s Chief Operating Officer Bill Gorman urged community leaders Friday to look to the future even as they work to ease the pain of past missteps. Gorman, keynote speaker for the 2018 Faith in the Future breakfast at Froehlich’s ...

Church news from throughout the area

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Wellsburg Church of Nazarene to hold veterans service WELLSBURG — Wellsburg Church of the Nazarene, at 835 Washington Pike, will hold its annual Veterans Day service at 10:45 a.m. Sunday, with a continental breakfast to be served to veterans and their spouses from 9:30 a.m. to 10:30 ...

Vehicle purchases head finance committee agenda

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WEIRTON — The city continues efforts to update its fleet of vehicles, with four proposed purchases recommended Thursday by the city’s finance committee. The vehicle purchases — two for the Weirton Police Department, one for the Weirton Fire Department and one for the city’s Public ...

Former Marine: Thank vets for freedom

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WELLSBURG — Marine Corps veteran Jack Ernest told students at Brooke High School’s Veterans Day assembly on Friday that while touring the school with Principal Tim Pannett, he was impressed by many of the posters they had created and displayed in the halls. He noted one read, “We ...

Church sermon topics

Community

¯ Bell Chapel United Methodist Church, Steubenville: “Ouch.” ¯ Buena Vista United Methodist Church, Steubenville: “Give of Your Love.” ¯ Calvary Community Missionary Baptist Church, Steubenville: “The Eternal God,” Part One. - Covenant Presbyterian Church, Steubenville: ...

Merriman tournament to be held

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WINTERSVILLE — The second-annual Josh Merriman Foundation holdem tournament will be held today at the Wintersville Knights of Columbus Hall on Two Ridge Road. Doors open at noon, with play scheduled to begin at 2 p.m. Food will be provided. For information, call (740) 632-3673.