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Steubenville parade honorees announced

Local News

STEUBENVILLE — City leaders celebrated the best of the 2018 Eastern Gateway Community College Sights and Sounds of Christmas: Nutcracker Dreams Parade, presenting them with — what else — nutcracker trophies. Mayor Jerry Barilla applauded the efforts of the nearly 100 parade entries, ...

Water line work means outage for some in city

Local News

STEUBENVILLE — After enduring three water line breaks in a four-day span, residents of Lexington Drive and Whitehall Place will be without water for several hours Monday as crews work to replace a section of the water line where the problems have been happening. Water Superintendent Jim ...

Local groups teaming up in fire-safety effort

Local News

STEUBENVILLE — City firefighters are teaming with Urban Mission and Columbia Gas to protect residents and to distribute 186 plug-in carbon monoxide detectors to at-risk households. Columbia’s Columbia Cares program is providing funding for the effort, which Communications & Community ...

Regional Roundup

Local News

County Road 4 to close for work WINTERSVILLE — Hopewell Hill-Rush Run Road (county Road 4) will be closed in a section beginning at 8 a.m. on Monday for a slip-repair project, the Jefferson County Engineer’s Department reported. The road will be closed in a section one-half mile from ...

Team Mojo

Local News

Fifteen riders — and two dogs — participated in Team Mojo Foundation’s annual New Year’s Day mountain bike ride and trail run at Tomlinson Run State Park. Donations were accepted for Communicycle, a nonprofit working in partnership with Team Mojo to establish a presence in the local ...

Newly empowered Democrats pass plan without funding wall

Local News

WASHINGTON — On their first day in the majority, House Democrats have passed a plan to re-open the government without funding President Donald Trump’s promised border wall. The largely party-line votes Thursday night came after Trump made a surprise appearance at the White House briefing ...

MLK Jr. essay writing contest detailed

Community

STEUBENVILLE — The Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Association of Steubenville is holding its annual Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. essay writing contest. “The purpose of this contest is to encourage students to reflect upon Dr. King’s life and the impact of his work during the civil rights ...

Police reports

Daily Happenings

Steubenville Cited: Michael D. Thompson, 24, 835 N. Fourth St., hit-skip; Tony L. Varlas, 43, 103 N. 10th St., Weirton, driving with suspended license and loud exhaust; Kellie Miller, 39, 473 county Road 46, Toronto, improper display of plates; Jordan Hilliard, 20, 179 Long Road, Rayland, ...