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Habitat for Humanity home dedicated

Local News

WHEELING — A Wheeling woman was able to realize her dream of having a new home Thursday morning, as volunteers held an official blessing of the home on South Broadway Street. For the last three years, Michelle Poole has been working with Habitat for Humanity to construct a home on ...

Help for Harrison

Local News

Two Harrison County charities are received gifts this Christmas thanks to the 27th Annual Harrison Community Hospital Leadership Breakfast. This event began in 1992 and has raised more than $30,000 with all proceeds benefitting community Christmas programs in Harrison County. This year’s ...

Nutcrackers take warm-weather hiatus

Local News

STEUBENVILLE — The Steubenville Nutcracker Village closed Sunday as volunteers packed the 170 nutcrackers up so that they could take their well-deserved summer hiatus. Mark Nelson, the village co-chair, creator and owner of Nelson’s Gifts, a family-owned manufacturing company, was at the ...

YWCA of Steubenville planning ‘Love of Wine’ fundraiser Feb. 9

Community

STEUBENVILLE — The YWCA of Steubenville, located at 320 N. Fourth St., will host a wine tasting next month with a three-fold purpose — have fun, raise funds and promote the 105-year-old organization. “The Love of Wine” wine tasting will be held from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. on Feb. 9 at the ...

Police reports

Daily Happenings

Steubenville Arrested: Shawn C. Thomas, 35, Apartment G, 725 Market St., bench warrant, Saturday. Arrested: Tara Conn, 36, Lot 29, 697 Country Club Road, failure to appear, Saturday. Arrested: Bryant Owens, 61, 1249 Oak Grove Ave., fugitive from justice, Saturday. Ohio State ...

Prescription drug drop off box in Wintersville

Local News

WINTERSVILLE — Finding a way to safely dispose of expired or unneeded prescription drugs just got a lot easier for Wintersville residents thanks to the Jefferson County Prevention and Recovery Board. The JCPRB has donated a prescription drug drop off box to the village in an effort to help ...

Three escape morning fire

Local News

STEUBENVILLE — Three people were able to escape a fire early today which heavily damaged a house at 722 Rosswell Ave., the Steubenville Fire Department reported. Firefighters were called shortly after 3 a.m. today and found heavy smoke coming from the house, with fire in the rear kitchen ...

Work continues

Community

Renovation and construction continue as part of the Americans with Disabilities Act project under way at the main library of the Public Library of Steubenville and Jefferson County at 407 S. Fourth St., Steubenville. Mark Nelson works to apply a sealer to restore the original wood floors ...

Weirton proposing ‘brunch bill’

Local News

WEIRTON — Weirton Council is hoping to enact a “brunch bill,” which would allow certain businesses within the city limits to serve alcohol beginning at 10 a.m. on Sundays. The plan, which would involve an amendment to the city’s Home Rule plan, was first announced in December by City ...

Regional roundup

Local News

Library trustees to meet The board of trustees of the Public Library of Steubenville and Jefferson County will meet at 4 p.m. Tuesday at the Schiappa Branch. For further information, contact the board offices at (740) 264-7176. Veterans Service meeting set The regular monthly ...