Wintersville Woman’s Club inducts new members, gets update on park


WINTERSVILLE — The OFWC/Wintersville Woman’s Club will get an update on the Sycamore Youth Center at 301 N. Fourth St., Steubenville, when members welcome its founder and director to the Thursday noon luncheon and business meeting at St. Florian Event Center. Bobbyjon Bauman will be this ...

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Hancock County CEOS holds June meeting, plans for others CHESTER — The Hancock County Community Educational Outreach Service held its June luncheon meeting at EJ’s Family Restaurant in Chester, with nine members in attendance. The pledge to the flag and devotions were led by Laura ...

A new crew behind Toronto’s northern marina

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TORONTO — Whether they would like to take an exhilarating ride on the Ohio River or just want to sit back and enjoy its scenic beauty while enjoying a tasty meal, area residents have a new destination with the re-opening of the marina and a new restaurant at the city's north end. Helen ...

Taxiway project could start in July

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WINTERSVILLE — The official new name of the Jefferson County Airpark received another tweak, and one of the latest big projects to improve the airport could start as soon as next month. Both topics were among those discussed with Lance Wanamaker, an engineering consultant from Michael ...

Weirton community to observe Juneteenth

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WEIRTON — The Weirton community is set to mark the official end of slavery in the United States, with a Juneteenth celebration. The event, set from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday at the Weirton Event Center, is being sponsored by St. Peters A.M.E. Church, with plans for live music, food and ...

Fletcher buzzing along in national spelling bee

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STEUBENVILLE — Isabella Fletcher was nervous about her answer in the third round of the Scripps National Spelling Bee preliminary rounds on Saturday. Despite the tense moment of uncertainty, hours of studying paid off as she successfully spelled “truckle” and earned a place in today's ...