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Spirit of 1776 continues to live today

July 4, 2015 We cannot describe the spirit of freedom any better than the men who created the document which led the nation toward the actions which we celebrate today. more »»

 
 
 
We must stay alert this holiday weekend

July 3, 2015 If preventing a terrorist attack in the United States is a matter of connecting the dots, Americans have plenty to fear with the Independence Day holiday just one day away. more »»

Enjoy fireworks as part of holiday

July 2, 2015 We ask everyone to take a moment during the next couple of days and remember that there are few nations in the world where citizens are able to gather to celebrate the freedoms residents of the... more »»

Court makes right decision in EPA case

July 1, 2015 Environmental Protection Agency officials are masters of using numbers selectively. New regulations are accompanied by claims they will save lives and improve the nation’s economy. more »»

Local symphony visit a highlight of summer

June 30, 2015 After almost 25 years, it wouldn’t seem like the Independence Day holiday in Weirton without a performance from the Wheeling Symphony, which brings its special brand of community outreach and... more »»

Bad law leads to difficult decision

June 29, 2015 While the decision to uphold tax deductions for both state and federal insurance marketplaces has ripped the wounds of conservatives and liberals wide open anew regarding Obamacare, we hope the... more »»

Holtz hall honorees examples of motto

June 28, 2015 The Lou Holtz Upper Ohio Valley Hall of Fame dinner and induction ceremony for 2015 was a success precisely because of the man the famous coach and football analyst is. more »»

Play it safe this holiday season

June 27, 2015 The Fourth of July is usually a time to celebrate with family picnics and get-togethers, sometimes accompanied by a few bangs and booms. more »»

Think safety when you’re on the water

June 26, 2015 The summer is in full swing, and it is a good time to remember the principles of safe boating. In 2014, the U.S. more »»

Thunder in the Ville early start to holiday

June 25, 2015 The annual Thunder in the Ville festival returns to Wintersville Friday and Saturday. more »»

Meeting a chance to help community

June 24, 2015 Area residents will have the opportunity to make a difference in the lives of area young people Thursday afternoon when officials from the Jefferson County Juvenile Court hold a townhall meeting at... more »»

All must work on severance tax issue

June 23, 2015 Severance taxes on gas and oil extracted from Ohio probably will remain at current levels for the next two years. more »»

Punishment would have fit the crime

June 22, 2015 John Donald Cody’s luck nearly ran out in 2013, when a Cuyahoga County judge sentenced him to 28 years in prison for running a massive scam in which he claimed to be running a charity for Navy... more »»

Today’s a day to honor our fathers

June 21, 2015 Honor your father today with a phone call, a dinner, a present or in any way you choose. The important thing to a father is to hear from his children today. more »»

Bowman-Cross leaves legacy at United Way

June 20, 2015 The Weirton United Way is turning a page in its history after this week’s announcement Executive Director Kristin Bowman-Cross would be stepping down to pursue a new opportunity. more »»

Online registration would help Ohioans

June 19, 2015 People registering to vote in Ohio have to do it the same way their great-great-grandparents did, by going in person to county election boards to sign up. more »»

You can help keep river clean

June 18, 2015 For 26 years, volunteers have gathered on the banks of the Ohio River and its tributaries on a Saturday morning in June to pick up debris and trash. more »»

Saturday’s events chance to celebrate

June 17, 2015 This week’s festival palooza will close Saturday with the Steubenville Hometown Celebratio. more »»

Martin’s memory alive in festival

June 16, 2015 It’s time for everybody to love somebody once again as the annual Dean Martin Festival begins Thursday and runs through Saturday, bringing fans to the city nearly 20 years after his death. more »»

Day draws awareness to problem of abuse

June 15, 2015 Today is Elder Abuse Awareness Day, a day for professionals, caregivers and family members to learn the warning sign. more »»

Flag Day offers a chance to reflect

June 14, 2015 When the Continental Congress first recognized the national flag of the United States of America on June 14, 1777, it marked the first time any reference to the British Empire was removed from the... more »»

 
 

EVEREST VBS July 6, 2015

Finley United Methodist church in Steubenville invites all kids ages 4 through 13 to Vacation Bible School. It starts Monday, July 6th and continues through Friday, July 10th. VBS will begin each evening at 6:00 pm and run to 8:30 pm. more »

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Glenn Miller played in the rain, and car interiors left scars

June 22, 2015 Something's been bugging me since I received the notice via the Herald-Star app Friday afternoon (if you subscribe, you get breaking news updates right to your smartphone, folks) that the Army band... more »

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