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Weirton United Way Golf Classic returns

WEIRTON — As with many groups and organizations, 2020 was a different year for the Weirton United Way, and one officials are hoping to be able to put behind them. The community’s main charitable organization works each year to raise funds to assist the operations of 12 local agencies, ...

Recognized

As part of Monday’s regular meeting of Weirton City Council, City Manager Joe DiBartolomeo recognized the community service of three city residents. First up was Tom Banketas, the founder of Orion Development, a commercial development and construction company which has been involved in ...

Bethany College announces top scholarship recipients

BETHANY — Bethany College has awarded scholarships to incoming freshmen, the school has announced. The Presidential Scholars, Honors Program and Kalon Leaders scholarships are granted for four years of enrollment, beginning with the 2021-22 academic year, according to the Rev. Tamara ...

Bookmobile

Here is this week’s schedule for the Bookmobile operated by the Public Library of Steubenville and Jefferson County: Monday A-1 Pools, Wintersville The Laurels of Steubenville Overlook Hills, noon Tuesday Westwood Drive Tim Hortons Parking Lot, 11 a.m.-12:30 p.m. ...

Organizers prepare for annual Greek Fest

STEUBENVILLE — Anthony Mougianis figures months of planning and behind-the-scenes prepping for Holy Trinity's annual Greek Fest is about to pay off. The festival, Holy Trinity's 35th, will be June 23-25 from 11 a.m. to 9 p.m. daily at 300 South Fourth St. There'll be live music and dancing ...

Fletcher hitting the books ahead of Saturday

STEUBENVILLE — Excited and nervous. Those are the words Harding Middle School's Isabella Fletcher used to describe how she's feeling heading into the preliminary round of the Scripps National Spelling Bee on Saturday. Fletcher, who just completed the seventh grade, earned her spot in the ...