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City may have to give up property for a new home

Local News

STEUBENVILLE — Habitat for Humanity wants to build a single-family home in the North End of town, but to do it the city will have to give up property it owns on North Fifth Street. Sixth Ward Councilman Bob Villamagna told council during Tuesday’s meeting that he plans to introduce ...

Holiday Splendor approaching

Community

WINTERSVILLE — The Wintersville Woman’s Club will forge ahead with finalizing plans for its major fundraiser when the group meets for its regular noon luncheon meeting on Nov. 21 at St. Florian Event Center in Wintersville. Tickets remain on sale through Nov. 25 for the club’s ...

Police reports

Daily Happenings

Steubenville Arrested: Cinque L.Reed, 39, 149 Lovers Lane, Steubenville, bench warrant for failure to appear in municipal court, Tuesday. Arrested: Otis Allen, 42, no fixed address, trespassing, Wednesday. Cited: Ciarra N. Harris, 18, 137 Welday Ave., assured clear distance violation; ...

Baskets for the needy being prepared in Mingo Junction

Local News

MINGO JUNCTION — Mingo Junction Social Services expects to distribute about 300 baskets to needy families at Thanksgiving and Christmas this year. Sophie Schoolcraft, director of the agency, said several organizations, schools and businesses have donated money and food items for the ...

Anniversary celebrated

Community

Ohio Federation of Women’s Clubs members assembled in Springfield in mid-October to celebrate the 125th anniversary of the founding of their organization by Springfielder Clementine Berry Buchwalter. Many of the OFWC women wore attire reminiscent of the 1894 to 1910 era and visited the former ...

Birth

Daily Happenings

Out-of-town Paul and Abigail Zuros of Weirton, girl, Nov. 5, Magee Women’s Hospital of Pittsburgh.

Founders’ Dinner to honor Skiviat, Carapellotti

Local News

STEUBENVILLE — Dave Skiviat and Rita Carapellotti will be honored for their contributions to the Franciscan University of Steubenville and the local community at the school’s 70th-annual Founders’ Association Dinner on Dec. 7. Skiviat arrived in Steubenville in 1976, when he enrolled at ...

Water woes discussed in Wellsburg

Local News

WELLSBURG — A recurring problem with runoff on the city’s east side and the resignation of a councilwoman were among matters before Wellsburg Council on Tuesday. Mayor Sue Simonetti said she will accept letters of interest in a council seat representing the city’s 2nd Ward following the ...

Weirton increases police and fire service fee

Local News

WEIRTON — Beginning in July, Weirton residents will see an increase in their yearly payment to the city’s Police and Fire Service Fee. During their regular meeting Tuesday, council voted 4-3 on the second, and final, reading of Ordinance 2105, amending and re-enacting the fee, which has ...