Business

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 ...

Focused on helping

Newbrough Photo employees, from left, Christy Nicholson and her daughter, Sara Pearson, and Gretchen Carter and Kristen Scopel, volunteered to take photo portraits of pets at Wellsburg's 4th Ward Park to raise funds for the Brooke County Animal Shelter. More than $400 was raised through the ...

Easter Seals help from Kalkreuth

Kalkreuth Roofing and Sheet Metal employees recently hosted its second-annual Kalkreuth Vendor Invitational benefiting Easter Seals on June 10, and Kalkreuth vendor partners sponsored the Kalkreuth Amateur Golf Classic on June 11-12. The golf classic is an extension of the oldest running ...

Peoples help

Employees with Peoples National Bank in Mount Pleasant raised more than $1,100 on Memorial Day for the Ohio Valley Health Center. The money will be used to support the operation of the OVHC's satellite office located in Mount Pleasant, officials said. On hand for the check presentation were, ...

Quick takes

MACY's CEO CHANGE: Macy's CEO Terry Lundgren, who spearheaded a landmark acquisition that created a powerhouse national department store chain, will step down early next year, the company announced Thursday as it struggles to reinvent itself amid online competition and changing consumer ...

Axiall sold to Westlake in acquisition

NATRIUM - Just three years after Axiall Corp. placed its logo on the former PPG chemical plant along state Route 2 in southern Marshall County, the facility again will change ownership as part of Westlake Chemical Corp.'s $3.8 billion acquisition.Boards of directors for both Houston-based ...

A new day for Steubenville Integrative

STEUBENVILLE - The staff of Steubenville Chiropractic & Rehabilitation is taking a new approach to helping area residents deal with pain and improve their strength and mobility and have adopted a new name, Steubenville Integrative Medicine, to reflect that.Located at 2199 Sunset Blvd., ...

Ohio County moves ahead with Menards site

By IAN HICKSStaff writerWHEELING - The Ohio County Development Authority hopes to begin earthwork soon at the planned site of a new Menards store at the Highlands, according to county Administrator Greg Stewart.Stewart told development authority members Tuesday the West Virginia Department of ...