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Gas expo to feature political analyst

PITTSBURGH - A national political analyst who projects a massive win for Hillary Clinton in the November presidential election will be the keynote speaker for the 2016 Developing Unconventional Gas East Conference & Exhibition.The annual event, slated for June 21-23 at the David L. ...

Gene technology yields faster lab returns at Wheeling Hospital

WHEELING - A new technology at Wheeling Hospital is helping doctors obtain faster and more precise diagnoses of their patients' conditions.What once took one to two days for lab results is now taking just 96 minutes. The hospital's lab is using the GeneXpert System, manufactured by Cepheid ...

Laney Tire opens in Steubenville

The Jefferson County Chamber of Commerce welcomed Laney Tire, 256 N. Third St., to the Steubenville business community with a ribbon-cutting ceremony Thursday. Those involved were, from left, Janet King, chamber investor relations; Mary Free, chamber ambassador; Nicole Adamski, chamber ...

IBEW, EGCC grant degrees to apprentices

STEUBENVILLE - Thanks to a unique partnership between a local union and Eastern Gateway Community College, 13 students finished a five-year apprenticeship program and earned an associate's degree at the same time.International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers Local 246 and the Steubenville ...

Quick takes

HONORED: A residence hall at Newman University in Wichita, Kan., has been named after a Steubenville native, college President Noreen Carrocci.Carrocci, a 1971 graduate of Steubenville Catholic Central High School, became president of the Catholic college in 2007, the first lay woman to hold ...

Ohio Valley Energy academy graduating its first class

CONNORVILLE - The first graduating class of the Ohio Valley Energy and Technology Academy will be honored Friday.Five seniors will participate in a banquet and ceremony at Meadowbrook Church of God,which is located near Buckeye Local High School. The event starts at 6 p.m. and is open to ...

Real Estate Transfers

The following real estate transactions were recorded in Jefferson County:Junior Payano to Good Home Rentals LLC, lot 68, Hillcrest; part lots 56 and 65, Simmons & Foster.Joseph Ludwig (deceased) to Teresa Ludwig, 1 acre, Mount Pleasant Township.Sharon Kostecki (deceased) to Melissa and ...

Neidengard’s honored as tops for H-D by Wounded Warrior Project

WINTERSVILLE - With the help of the big hearts of motorcycle riders, Neidengard's Harley-Davidson was named 2015 Dealer of the Year by the Wounded Warrior Project out of the more than 700 dealers in the U.S. that participate in fundraiser rides as part of H-D's Operation Personal Freedom.That ...

Parkhurst honors Dirty Vagabond

STEUBENVILLE - Dirty Vagabond Ministries has been named as the recipient of the inaugural Parkhurst Dining-Franciscan University of Steubenville Love Where You Live Grant, officials said.At a recent luncheon, Jeff Broadhurst, CEO of Eat'n Park Hospitality Group, presented Bob Lesnefsky of Dirty ...

WesBanco visits school

Dawn Zenner-Gaudi, Upper Ohio Valley Market president for WesBanco Bank Inc., and Donnie Sheller, the bank's district sales manager, visited Beech Bottom Primary School and Lauretta B. Millsop Primary School in Weirton to teach pupils about the benefits of saving money through the Teach ...