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Arrest made in Steubenville shooting

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STEUBENVILLE — Brylee West, 18, of Steubenville, who was wanted in connection with the Sept. 24 shooting of a mother and her daughter, was apprehended by North Fayette Township, Pa., police on Friday afternoon. City Police received a warrant return from the North Fayette Township Police ...

Church news from throughout the area

Community

Presbyterian Church in Cadiz to install new pastor Oct. 14 CADIZ — The Presbyterian Church of Cadiz welcomed the Rev. Alan Jeffries, a native of Shadyside, as its new pastor, effective Sept. 2. Jeffries graduated from Ohio University with a bachelor’s degree in secondary education and ...

Marriage applications

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The following marriage applications were recorded in Jefferson County: Joshua A. Barrett and Ashley Torres, both of Hammondsville. Ryan Homer and Erika Paulette Kauffman, both of Burgettstown. Arren Justin Osteen and Maria Nicole Snodgrass, both of Wintersville. David Michael Willison ...

Franciscan hands out the honors

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STEUBENVILLE — Seven Franciscan University of Steubenville alumni were honored Friday at the 13th-annual alumni awards banquet. The event each year recognizes the professional achievements of the selected alumni and their service to the church, university and society. This year’s ...

Church sermon topics

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-- Bell Chapel United Methodist Church, Steubenville: “You Ain’t the Boss of Me.” -- Buena Vista United Methodist Church, Steubenville: “What Is Mankind?” -- Calvary Community Missionary Baptist Church, Steubenville: “Your Hindrance to Greatness.” -- Covenant Presbyterian ...

Police reports

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Steubenville Citations: Angela Quillen, 53, 740 Grandview Drive, Wintersville, following too closely; Robert Fayak, 45, 374 Rosemont Ave., failure to maintain assured clear distance ahead; Lawrence Mossor, 54, 1419 township Road 428, Toronto, red light violation; Jeffrey L. Rawson, no age ...

Kavanaugh set to be confirmed after bitter fight

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WASHINGTON (AP) — After weeks of shocking accusations, hardball politics and rowdy Capitol protests, a pair of wavering senators declared Friday they will back Brett Kavanaugh’s Supreme Court confirmation, all but guaranteeing the deeply riven Senate will elevate the conservative jurist to ...

Looking for volunteers

Community

Community Bread Basket volunteers, from left, Mike Runkel, Terry Cullinan and Jim Pauchnik with Weirton Mayor Harold “Bubba” Miller, all of whom are 1964 graduates of Madonna High School. Pauchnik is challenging graduates of all local high schools — and social groups as well — to ...

Commissioners transfer funds for pending projects

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STEUBENVILLE — The Jefferson County commissioners on Friday agreed to transfer $346,027 from a Medicaid tax payment from the state to be used to pay for part of two pending projects in the county. Counties in Ohio were notified last year the state would no longer tax Medicaid payments. ...

School security among topics at townhall meet

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STEUBENVILLE — The LaBelle Neighbors Who Care held a townhall meeting Thursday night to discuss school security and education issues and wound up learning much about the state of the American family. The event, held at Eastern Gateway Community College, featured school superintendents ...