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Christine Shultz marks her 100th birthday

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STEUBENVILLE — M. Christine “Chris” Shultz of Steubenville celebrated a milestone last month, marking her 100th birthday on Nov. 25. The former M. Christine Carapellotti was born in Steubenville on Nov. 25, 1920. Her parents were Paul and Nicolette Carapellotti, and she had four ...

Community briefs

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Harrisville UMC is producing two online Christmas specials HARRISVILLE — Harrisville United Methodist Church will be producing two online Christmas specials this month. The first presentation is a Christmas cantata that will premiere on its Facebook page at 2 p.m. on Sunday. The cantata ...

Nutcrackers are still a draw in Steubenville

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STEUBENVILLE — One week into Nutcracker Village’s 2020 season, organizers say attendance is down but they’re not complaining. “Naturally with COVID-19, we have seen a decrease in attendance from last year, which was a record breaker,” Historic Fort Steuben President and Steubenville ...

Weirton considers facility upgrades

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WEIRTON — Audio-visual and security upgrades could soon be in the works for some city facilities, following Wednesday’s meeting of the Weirton Finance Committee. During the meeting, officials recommended the purchase of several pieces of equipment for installation in the Weirton Municipal ...

Harrison County has Ohio’s second-lowest COVID count

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CADIZ — All too often, communities in the Ohio Valley rank near the bottom of state and national trends — but every once in a while, that’s a good place to be. Although Harrison County’s COVID-19 cases have been on the rise in the past few weeks, the county still has the second lowest ...

Toy collection at Harding Middle School

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Harding Middle School’s Leo Club collected toys for the Urban Mission’s toy drive this season. Leo Clubs are a youth organization of Lions Club International which encourage youths to develop leadership qualities by participating in social service activities. Among those involved in the toy ...

Top Democrats back virus aid bill

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WASHINGTON — President-elect Joe Biden swung behind a bipartisan COVID-19 relief effort Wednesday and his top Capitol Hill allies cut their demands for a $2 trillion-plus measure by more than half in hopes of breaking a monthslong logjam and delivering much-sought aid as the tempestuous ...

Special delivery

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The Newell Community Improvement Coalition’s Santa’s Mail Box is up and ready to receive letters from children to Santa. The mailbox is located at the overlook above Laurel Hollow Park on Washington Street in Newell. Letters received by Dec. 18 will be answered by Santa if an address is ...

Cadiz spring temporarily out of service for repairs

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CADIZ — The Christopher Spring will remain temporarily out of service as renovations to repair it are under way. Emily Wagner, owner of the Christopher Spring, said crews are working to make the necessary repairs to have the popular waterway back up and running for the community to enjoy in ...