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JOINS FIRM: James C. "Cory" Wingett has joined the Steubenville office of Hilliard Lyons as a financial consultant, according to Gary Richards, branch manager.Wingett, who has spent the last 10 years as a financial adviser at Edward Jones, earned his business administration degree from West ...

Valley Hospice open house scheduled

STEUBENVILLE - An open house for the newly renovated Valley Hospice Mary Jane Brooks Care Center North at Trinity Medical Center West will be held from 1:30 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. on July 10, officials have announced.Area residents will be able to tour the facility, which is located on the seventh ...

Three-D GOP statues going to Cleveland

COLUMBIANA - A local business is bringing its own version of the 2016 presidential candidates to the Republican National Convention and first presidential debate.Humtown Products on Columbiana-Waterford Road announced Wednesday the company is using its 3D printing capabilities to showcase ...

Real Estate Transfers

The following real estate transactions were filed in Jefferson County:Federal Home Loan Mortgage Corp. to Floyd Smith, lot 140, Altamont.Donald and Kathryn Williams to Patrick and Frances Oldaker, part lot 6, Dorrance; and 14,400 square feet, Springfield Township (survivorship).Louis Smith ...

Crowdfunding sends athletes to Rio

By ANNE M. PETERSONAP sports writerPORTLAND, Ore. - Like a lot of Olympic hopefuls, Korey Thieleke needed a way to pay help for his training. Things as basic as shoes add up for track athletes who don't have endorsement deals.Thieleke, a promising sprinter who wanted a shot at the 400 meters at ...

EU opens probe of global beer giant AB InBev

BRUSSELS - The European Union has opened an investigation into global beer giant AB InBev to determine if it has abused its dominant position in Belgium by hindering cheaper imports of its products from neighboring countries.EU officials said Thursday there are suspicions the company, based in ...

Consol developing Utica sites

PITTSBURGH - Since selling five West Virginia coal mines for $3.5 billion in 2013, Consol Energy also has unloaded Virginia's Buchanan Mine for $460 million - all in an effort to help set new Marcellus and Utica shale natural gas production marks in Monroe County.More than one industry official ...

Co-op students visit Washington

Rebecca Gromley, daughter of Neil and Corinna Gromley of Kensington, and James Forrester, son of Steve and Michelle Forrester of Hopedale, were among 34 high school students from Ohio who visited the Washington, D.C., area June 10-16 as part of Ohio's Electric Cooperatives Inc.'s Youth Tour to ...

Educator receives WVU honor

WELLSBURG - For her years in education and ongoing service to the community, Ruth Lewis of Wellsburg was presented West Virginia University's Jasper N. Deahl Award recently.Lewis began teaching in 1955 at a two-room school in Brandonville,W.Va. She and a classmate sought jobs at the school ...

Hospital marketing awards go to Trinity agencies

STEUBENVILLE -Trinity Health System, represented by advertising agencies Em-Media Inc. and InnerAction Media, was honored during the third-annual Hospital Marketing Advertising Awards.The winners were announced June 14 during a ceremony held as part of DTC Perspectives Inc.'s 2016 Hospital ...