Mingo High School Class of 1966 holds 55-year reunion


Members of Mingo High School’s Class of 1966 held their 55-year reunion with a dinner-dance Sept. 18 at the Mingo Knights of Columbus Hall. Attending were, seated, from left, teachers Richard Pannett, Nancy E. Kenny and Stanley Harasick; standing, middle row, Tam Bell Wheeler, Sandy Chivers ...

Toronto Homecoming court


Toronto High School’s Homecoming court includes, from left, Laney Porreca, Hannah McDonald, Paige Daugherty, Taryn Resseger and Leah Price. The Homecoming ceremony will take place at half-time of the Toronto vs. Barnesville game that begins at 7 p.m. on Friday. The queen will be selected by ...

Community news from around the area


Museum selling ornaments, planning Nov. 6 holiday fest STEUBENVILLE — The Pleasant Hill School House Historical Museum is continuing to take orders for its new Christmas ornament. They are $20 and all ornaments must be paid for in advance and received by Oct. 29. The ornaments are to be ...

A senatorial visit


State Sen. Frank Hoagland, R-Mingo Junction, visited the criminal justice program at the Jefferson County Joint Vocational School on Sept. 20 where he spoke to seniors about the importance of attending training and his PTSD program for veterans. Hoagland also told the students to “trust but ...

U.S. Sen. Brown visits Steubenville

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STEUBENVILLE — U.S. Sen. Sherrod Brown, D-Ohio, told community leaders Monday the $3 trillion bipartisan infrastructure bill is a chance to repair, rebuild and upgrade aging infrastructure, much like the American Reinvestment Recovery Act did a decade ago. Brown said the bill should be ...

Toronto Council approves rate increases

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TORONTO — Citing a need to meet rising costs to operate the city’s water, sewer and sanitation departments and address a $125,000 deficit in the water department, Toronto City Council has taken the first step in adopting rate increases for the three services. On Monday, council approved ...