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Annual Car Cruise held at the Laurels of Steubenville

STEUBENVILLE —The Laurels of Steubenville held its ninth-annual Car Cruise on July 27. This year featured record participation, organizers said. Each participant received an official T-shirt, a dash plaque and had the chance to win a trophy in one of seven categories. This year’s ...

Summer conference

Cardinal Power Plant management recently got a chance to meet retired NBA star Charles Barkley in Columbus while the power plant management was attending Ohio’s Electric Cooperatives summer conference. Barkley was in Columbus for a charity event. Shown from left, with Barkley, second from ...

Real estate transfers

The following real estate transactions were recorded in Jefferson County: Robert Warren to Cassidy Ingram, lot 82 and part lot 83, Saltsman’s Fourth. Robert Warren to Janet Warren, 1.341 acres, Knox Township. North Heights Home LP to Common Wealth Inc., lots 21-22, Dike & ...

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REMAINS THE SAME: Ohio’s seasonally adjusted unemployment remained the same from June to July. State officials on Friday said the unemployment rate was 4 percent in July. Ohio’s unemployment rate stood at 4.6 percent in July of last year. The national rate was 3.7 percent in July, also ...

Uncle Johnny Delivers open for business

John Wells, owner of Uncle Johnny Delivers, cut the ribbon to officially opening his business to the public in the Ohio Valley on Tuesday. The online food delivery service will pick up food orders from local restaurants and bring them to any home or business located in Steubenville, ...

Whinnery retires from Farm Service Agency

SMITHFIELD — Enjoying what is accomplished in life each day is a wonderful plus, and Robert “Rob” Whinnery employed that thought during his 29 years and four months with the Farm Service Agency. During the time that his wife, Vicky, has served as the Jefferson County Junior Fair ...

Planet Fitness holds grand re-opening

Planet Fitness, 4229 Mall Drive, held its grand re-opening Tuesday. The gym was completely remodeled and added a spa room complete with tanning beds, hydro beds and massage chairs. Planet Fitness is open 24 hours a day. For information about the gym, call (740) 314-8047. Among those on hand to ...

Trinity receives national recognition

STEUBENVILLE — Trinity Health System’s home health and skilled care services have received national accolades. The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services rated the skilled care unit as a 5-Star facility, the highest rating that can be received. CMS created the Five-Star Quality ...

Hobby Lobby open at The Highlands

TRIADELPHIA — Hobby Lobby got a little crafty with its opening at The Highlands, and it paid off with a strong opening weekend. The store held its official grand opening ceremony Monday morning, but had quietly welcomed customers with a soft opening Aug. 2 and Aug. 3. Manager Rick Moore ...

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HONORED: The 2019 Clinical Excellence Award from the Ohio State University Comprehensive Cancer Center - Arthur G. James Cancer Hospital and Richard J. Solve Research Institute has been awarded to Megan L. Hendershot-Adelman. The award is presented to medical providers in recognition of ...