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Community

Church Women United hold World Community Day event

WEIRTON — The World Community Day worship service, sponsored by Church Women United organizations around the world, is celebrated on the first Friday in November, and this year was no exception. The theme was “2020 Vision for the Future — Resolve to Love.” The Church Women United ...

Council Conference on Youth Ministry in New Cumberland

NEW CUMBERLAND — The annual fall event for West Virginia United Methodist youth may be taking a different form this year, but teens throughout the state are looking forward to the fall workshop just the same. Plans are under way for the Council Conference on Youth Ministry to host a live, ...

Weirton Kiwanis Club continues to make a difference in community

WEIRTON — Despite the challenges of the COVID-19 pandemic, the Weirton Kiwanis Club is continuing its work to make a difference in the community. The service organization’s 2020-21 club year began Oct. 6 with officers remaining in the same posts for an extended year, given the group has ...

Community briefs

Wintersville Woman’s Club cancels Thursday meeting WINTERSVLLE — Because of precautionary measures, the Wintersville Woman’s Club has canceled its luncheon and business meeting that was to be have been held at noon on Thursday at St. Florian EVent Center. The announcement was made ...

Table of Hope helped

The All Saints Greek Orthodox Ladies Philoptochos Society has donated $500 to the “Table of Hope,” the mission of which is “We are here to feed the people.” This takes a collective effort of many individuals, churches, businesses, community groups and individuals to sustain their ...

ADK Alpha Tau Chapter reps attend district meeting

The Alpha Tau Chapter (WV) of Alpha Delta Kappa, International Honorary Organization for Women Educators held its November meeting online through Zoom. President Diane Bowers called the meeting to order. The thought for the day, a reading from “Devotions for Teachers,” was given by Chaplain ...

CCHS Band Boosters having Basket Bonanza

CCHS Band Boosters will be hosting a Basket Bonanza just in time for Christmas. The online virtual event begins today. Go to https://go.rallyup.com/cchsband-bb to see all the baskets available and to purchase tickets ahead of time. The in-person event will be held Dec. 6 at Catholic Central ...

Richmond remembers

The Richmond Community Historical Society hosted an informal Veterans Day observance on Wednesday, with members assembling in front of the Crew House Museum on Main Street, Richmond, including veterans, from left, Don Swickard, Dan Vojvodich and Ralph Proffitt. The brief ceremony included the ...

Community news from around the area

St. Thomas Episcopal Church having soup, sandwich sale WEIRTON — St. Thomas Episcopal Church, located on Three Springs Drive in Weirton, is having a takeout-only soup and sandwich sale from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. on Saturday. Bean and ham, potato and wedding soup will be for sale. Quarts are ...

Church sermon topics

- Cadiz Presbyterian Church: “Nothing Ventured, Nothing Gained or Use It or Lose It,” www.CadizPresbyterian.org. - Calvary Community Missionary Baptist Church, Steubenville: “The Greatness of God.” - Christ United Methodist Church, East Springfield: “Put It in the Bank.” - ...