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Community briefs

Prostate cancer support

group meets Wednesday

STEUBENVILLE — The Trinity Prostate Cancer Support group meeting will be held Wednesday at the Tony Teramana Cancer Center, Steubenville, beginning at 5 p.m.

The guest speaker will be Patient Navigator Barb Steitz.

The group welcomes anyone with prostate cancer or questions as well as their spouse.

For information, contact the cancer center at (740) 264-8700 or Frank McEwen, moderator, at (740) 381-4856.

Dance, pancake breakfast at

Weirton VFW this weekend

WEIRTON — Two weekend events have been planned by the Auxiliary to the Veterans of Foreign Wars Panhandle Post 2716, located at 3435 Main St., Weirton.

A dance will be held from 8 p.m. to 11 p.m. Friday in the VFW hall with music being provided by Twice as Nice. The cover charge is $5 per person. There will be a cash bar, snacks for purchase and a 50-50 and other drawings.

The dance is open to the public with all proceeds in support of local veterans.

On Saturday from 9 a.m. to noon, there will be a fundraiser pancake breakfast there with pancakes, scrambled eggs, sausage, ham, orange juice and coffee served. The cost is $7 for adults; $5 for children under 12; and free for toddlers.

Entrance is available through the back door between Main Street and West Street, close to parking and handicapped accessible. For information, contact Patty at (304) 723-5416.

Steubenville school retirees

to meet Thursday for lunch

STEUBENVILLE — Seventeen retirees from the Steubenville City Schools District met Sept. 12 for lunch at the Farm Restaurant and Pub in Adena.

A list to order pumpkin rolls was circulated, and a collection was launched for the group’s Christmas charity for needy adults, which will continue for the next two months.

Any retiree of Steubenville City Schools is welcome to attend the monthly lunches. October’s lunch will be at Scaffidi’s, and the November lunch will be at Theo Yanni’s in Weirton. Lunches are held on the second Thursday of each month, beginning at 12:30 p.m.

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