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Marriage applications

Daily Happenings

The following marriage application was filed in Jefferson County: Samuel John Krupinski of Adena and Stephen Ross Stein of Wheeling. Joseph John Sokol Jr. and Sonya Marie Reese, both of Steubenville.

Many are indicted by county grand jury

Local News

STEUBENVILLE — Three men were indicted by the Jefferson County grand jury on Tuesday for allegedly assaulting an officer, with one case involving a defendant reportedly trying to pull an officer’s gun out of the holster. Montyel M. McClelland, 25, of 200 Center Ave., Mingo Junction, was ...

Community news from around the area

Community

Library system details programs and activities at its various locations STEUBENVILLE — The Public Library of Steubenville and Jefferson County has announced the following schedule of programs and activities at its various locations, including: Adena Branch, (740) 546-3782 Adults: ...

Divorces

Daily Happenings

The following divorces were recorded in Jefferson County: Amanda L. Truax of Wintersville from Sean C. Truax of Steubenville. Former name, Amanda Michetti, restored. Krisi Jo Brockway of Steubenville from Cory Brockway of Caldwell. Former name, Krisi Kirlangitis, restored Michelle ...

Brooke commission hears from state auditor

Local News

WELLSBURG — The busiest time of the year for auditors is here, and the West Virginia State Auditor John B. McCuskey is making his rounds to all 55 counties. McCuskey visited the Brooke County commissioners at their weekly meeting Tuesday to discuss the possibility of new audit standards in ...

Stanton angel tree helps district families

Community

Stanton Elementary School recently conducted its annual Angel Tree program and collected gift items for 78 children from 38 district families. Donations were made by individuals, families, organizations and local businesses with more items gathered during a toy drive at Edison High School. ...

150-year-old P.E.O. Sisterhood has local presence

Community

Becca Haley, a young woman from Fairmont, W.Va., was pursuing her doctoral degree in “green chemistry” at the University of Cincinnati. Like most graduate students, her funds were limited. Haley’s grandmother, Cynthia Woodward of Fairmont, suggested she apply for financial assistance ...

Follansbee officials meet

Local News

FOLLANSBEE — Kids in the area hope to no longer be in a league of their own come spring. Michael Bachinski, representing the Follansbee Baseball Association, addressed Follansbee Council Tuesday, seeking permission to combine the baseball association with the Follansbee Softball ...

Regional Roundup

Local News

Charges filed in police standoff MINGO JUNCTION —Lawrence D. Brandenburg, 52, of 124 Woodward Ave. has been charged with five counts of felonious assault in connection with an armed standoff with police on Dec. 31 at his residence. Mingo Junction Police and the county sheriff’s ...