Business

Job seekers turn out at 2019 Career Expo

WHEELING — Employers want to hire dependable and capable workers, and they acknowledge the search for these employees is getting more competitive. Job-seekers turned out Wednesday for the 2019 Career Expo, Connection To Your Future, at WesBanco Arena. The event was sponsored by the ...

Health Plan recognized by W.Va. chamber

WHEELING — The Health Plan received the Five-Diamond Employer award from the West Virginia Chamber of Commerce on April 10 at its annual human resources conference in Charleston. This is the second year in a row the Health Plan has received this recognition for its commitment to ...

Credit union gives out 13 service awards

From staff reports WEIRTON — First Choice America Federal Credit Union presented 13 service awards during its annual employee appreciation event. “I wish to thank and congratulate each employee of First Choice America for your dedication, your hard work, your team spirit and your ...

Trauma discussion

Wheeling Hospital recently hosted nearly 125 physicians, nurses, area EMS personnel and other health care professionals during an emergency/trauma symposium. The event featured five physicians who discussed the various types and treatments of trauma. Among the speakers was Dr. Carlos ...

Quick Takes

NEW AGENT: Realtor Lisa Straight has joined Cedar One Realty. Straight, a Phi Kappa Phi member since 2004, brings more than 25 years of experience to her new position. She was first in sales volume with her previous brokerage. She can be contacted at (304) 919-9085. HIGHLY RANKED: ...

Real estate transfers

The following real estate transactions were recorded in Jefferson County: Sharon Faldowski (deceased) to Cindy Massaro and others, metes, Smithfield Township. Dawn Zullo to Spicy Properties LLC, lot 104, Ross Park Realty. Jefferson County Land Reutilization Corp. to Genevieve Murray, metes, ...

Radio station has a new name

STEUBENVILLE — A longtime radio voice in the city has a new owner, new call letters and a new format. The former WDIG-AM officially changed to WIXZ-AM, pronounced “Whick-see,” on Dec. 4 after it was purchased by Bob Scharnhorst. It can be found at 950 on the AM dial. Scharnhorst said ...

Capital Recovery Systems reaches milestone

COLUMBUS — Capital Recovery Systems Inc., a full-service receivables management and debt collection agency serving the local government sector, has reached the $250 million collection milestone for its Ohio government clients. “We are quite proud of reaching this milestone,” said Dennis ...

Fort, visitor center are sponsoring Spring Fling Shopping Day

STEUBENVILLE — As a way to promote efforts to shop locally, Historic Fort Steuben and the Steubenville Visitor Center are hosting a Spring Fling Shopping Day and Shopper’s Tea from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. April 27. “We have so many neat little gift shops all over town that people don’t even ...

Harvey-Smith tapped to lead Pittsburgh Technical College

OAKDALE, Pa. – Alicia B. Harvey-Smith has been named president of Pittsburgh Technical College. Harvey-Smith, whose appointment will be effective July 1, brings nearly three decades of experience in academic leadership to the school, which formerly was Pittsburgh Technical ...