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Carroll Electric Cooperative board of trustees reorganize

Business

The Carroll Electric Cooperative Inc. board of trustees reorganized at a meeting held Sept. 25 at the cooperative office. Officers include, seated, from left, Gary Snode, District 1, vice president; Harold Sutton, District 4, president; and Harold Barber, District 3, secretary/treasurer: and ...

Seat inspection

Local News

The Casie Johnson State Farm insurance agency, Jefferson County Health Department and the Ohio State Highway Patrol sponsored a child car seat inspection program Saturday at the Ohio Department of Transportation garage. Jensey Montgomery, left, of the state health department’s Help Me Grow ...

Quick Takes

Business

NEW STAFF: Cedar One Realty, with a local office in Wintersville and a new office in Carrollton, has two new agents and an office manager. New agent Tait Carter will be working out of the Carrollton office located at 8 Main St. A native of Carroll County, she previously worked as the ...

Public sees Wheeling Police Department space needs

Local News

WHEELING — The Secret Service needed to coordinate plans with the Wheeling Police Department prior to President Donald Trump’s visit last Saturday, but there was no place large enough in its headquarters for more than four people to meet at once. Parties involved with security planning ...

Wheeling NAACP honors local brothers, pastor

Local News

WHEELING — Amid laughter, tears and remembering, the Wheeling Branch NAACP recently honored several members of the community at its annual Freedom Fund “Hometown Heroes” banquet. Wheeling NAACP President Darryl Clausell said the banquet hall at the YWCA was filled to capacity with 125 ...

Main library is project moving along

Local News

It has been some time since I have provided an update of the main library project. Work is under way on the renovation of the lower level of the Carnegie building. That area will become staff area serving the needs of the entire library system. It will contain the administrative office for ...

A ‘Center of Hope’

Local News

WINTERSVILLE — Wintersville United Methodist Church will hold a groundbreaking ceremony later this month for an estimated $3.6 million addition for community outreach. “The Center for Hope” has been in the planning for nearly four years and is designed to be the catalyst for community ...

First Friday

Local News

One of the biggest crowds of the season attended the First Friday festivities on Fourth Street. Several bands performed, including Spinning Jenny, the family rock band from Mingo Junction. Hakeem White, 8, left, and Hakaya Brown, 5, both of Steubenville, enjoyed drawing on the street with ...

Octoberfest time at St. John Fisher

Community

St. John Fisher Church, located at 7457 State Highway 152, Richmond, will be holding its annual Oktoberfest celebration from noon to 4 p.m. on Oct. 14. The meal cost is $10 for adults; $5 for children ages 3-11; and free for children under 3. The fundraiser also will include a 50/50 drawing and ...