Business

Perry takes economic position at Franciscan

STEUBENVILLE — Doug Perry, a former executive at Honeywell International Inc., has been named executive in residence for the department of accounting, business administration and economics at the Franciscan University of Steubenville. Perry will give lectures and lead seminars on a range of ...

WMC Home Health recognized with Strategic Healthcare Programs award

WEIRTON — WMC Home Health has been honored as a recipient of the Strategic Healthcare Programs Best Superior Home Health Performer Award. “What makes this especially exciting is the scores are determined by the patients themselves, based on their experience with WMC Home Health,” said ...

Expanded area now open

Basil’s Sports Bar and Grill, located at 27 Marshalling Yard Drive, Weirton, held a grand opening Wednesday for its expanded area, known as The Dugout. Owner Pete Basil, his family and staff were joined by representatives of the Weirton Area Chamber of Commerce and other local officials in ...

Real estate transfers

The following real estate transactions were recorded in Jefferson County: Earl and Tina Pearce Jr.. to Bubba B Wash & Dry LLC, lot 36, West Park. Mid American Mortgage Inc. to Housing & Urban Development, 5,000 square feet, Steubenville Township. Patrick and Charlotte Westlake to ...

Serving the area

SouthernCare Hospice held an open house and ribbon-cutting ceremony Monday at its new location at 100 Welday Ave., Suite G, Wintersville. Located in the former Comcast Customer Service Center, SouthernCare serves residents of Jefferson County and is part of the Kindred at Home family of home ...

Lauttamus wins ATSI Award of Excellence

WEIRTON — A.V. Lauttamus Communications Security is the recipient of the ATSI 2019 Award of Excellence. This award is presented annually by the Association of TeleServices International, the industry’s trade association for providers of telecommunications and call center services ...

Favede named vice chair of constructors organizations

ST. CLAIRSVILLE — Ginny Favede has been named vice chair of the Association of Union Constructors Local Employer Organizations. She has spent a little more than two years as the executive director of the Ohio Valley Construction Employers Council, Contractors Association and as Project BEST ...

Watson to helm Utica Shale Academy

SALINEVILLE — The Utica Shale Academy will have a new leader this fall after Bill Watson was named director of the community school. Watson, a resident of Wellsville, will helm the program at Southern Local High School and replace Rich Watson, who has become principal of Southern Local ...

Quick Takes

AWARDED: Team Toyota has been named a recipient of the President’s Award from Toyota Motor North America Inc. The award is presented each year to Toyota dealerships that “exhibit stellar work ethic,” according to a press release. Presented annually since 1986, the award recognizes ...