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Looking for a good president

July 5, 2015 To the editor: The 2016 presidential campaign is well under way, even though it’s about a year too early. The name-calling, mudslinging and lying has started. more »»

From tragedy to triumph

July 5, 2015 To the editor: Everyone was horrified when we heard news of the Charleston church massacre. more »»

Questions about being truthful

July 5, 2015 To the editor: As a young attorney for the House Judiciary Committee investigating Watergate, Hil-liar-ry Clinton was fired by her supervisor, Democrat Jerry Zeifma. more »»

Help needed in Glen Robbins

July 5, 2015 To the editor: I’m writing because of a little park that is in the town of Glen Robbins. It is in need of some major repair work. more »»

Indian Creek golf outing a success

June 28, 2015 To the editor: Indian Creek would like to thank the following individuals and businesses for donating their time and making a contribution. more »»

Abandoned cats need your help

June 28, 2015 To the editor: If you haven’t been down state Route 7 toward Rush Run Road, you haven’t seen where the state is in construction. more »»

More science classes needed

June 28, 2015 To the editor: I have been a participant in several West Virginia science fairs hosted by West Liberty and Fairmont State universities. more »»

Charity powwow a success

June 28, 2015 To the editor: We at Boss Bison Ranch would like to thank the community, local law enforcement officers, veterans, venders, our neighbors and, above all, the Native Americans who helped us put on a... more »»

Festival events draw questions

June 28, 2015 To the editor: The purpose of my letter to the editor is to express the “Kick in the Head” that the Dean Martin Festival was last weekend in “Down Home” Steubenville. more »»

Time to move ahead in Weirton

June 28, 2015 To the editor: The election’s over, the results are in and it’s “D” day in Weirton. It’s time to “d”- eclare a new beginning. Let’s talk sense, not ah, we don’t need it. more »»

Writer’s letter misses the point

June 28, 2015 To the editor: On June 7, while I was reading this newspaper, I saw a very funny letter to the editor titled “Questions about our freedoms. more »»

Many helped Harrison pound

June 28, 2015 To the editor: The Harrison County Dog Pound partnered earlier this year with the Belmont Correctional Institution to place dogs into the prison dog training program. more »»

WIACC poker run a success

June 28, 2015 To the editor: I would like to thank my volunteers, members, friends, family, riders and the people who donated gifts for the Woman in Action Against Cancer coalition poker run. more »»

Area young people need everyone’s help

June 21, 2015 To the editor: Area residents are being invited to attend a meeting sponsored by the Jefferson County Juvenile Court that will offer details about a mentoring program designed to help the young... more »»

Many help make fort a success

June 21, 2015 To the editor: It has been a busy season so far at Historic Fort Steuben. more »»

Help prevent elder abuse

June 21, 2015 To the editor: The Jefferson County commissioners approved a proclamation recognizing June 2015 as World Elder Abuse Month. The proclamation is to raise awareness of elder abuse. more »»

God is against hatred of others

June 21, 2015 To the editor: This is written in response to the letter written by Randal M. Sims “Pray for America” that appeared in the June 14 edition: I have to say it bothers me as a Christian. more »»

We should see conflict to the end

June 21, 2015 To the editor: In 2002 George W. Bush asked for Congressional backing to use military force in Iraq. more »»

Constitutional questions

June 21, 2015 To the editor: It is, after all, the people’s Constitution. West Virginia has joined with a number of states in preventing the termination of a fetus after 20 weeks. more »»

Johnson backs air medical providers

June 21, 2015 To the editor: As a flight paramedic with STAT MedEvac 15, based at the Jefferson County Airpark near Steubenville, I would like to thank U.S. Rep. more »»

Big question on our horizon

June 21, 2015 To the editor: For several centuries, the Caesars intermittently persecuted Christians who refused to sacrifice to their pagan gods. 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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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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