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Proactive Urban Mission continues to serve

STEUBENVILLE — Urban Mision Ministries is continuing to serve those in need while taking precautions because of the coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak. “At the Urban Mission, we’re following all the guidelines as suggested by Mid-Ohio Food Bank and also the Coalition on Housing and ...

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‘Zalia’ kick-off book signing in New Cumberland canceled NEW CUMBERLAND — Co-authors Tom Zielinsky of Weirton and George B. Hines III of New Cumberland have announced that the book signing of their lastest project, “Zalia, Hancock County, West Virginia — Rediscovering a Lost ...

ADK Fidelis Gamma Chapter honors, remembers

WEIRTON — The West Virginia Fidelis Gamma Chapter of Alpha Delta Kappa International Honorary Sorority for Women Educators met March 5 at Williams Country Club in Weirton. The room was decorated to a St. Patrick’s Day theme featuring shamrock plants and green leprechaun hats. Diane ...

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Public Library of Steubenville, Jefferson County closed for now STEUBENVILLE — The Public Library of Steubenville and Jefferson County closed to the public on Tuesday until further notice as a measure of safety for employees, customers and to decrease further widespread of the ...

Helping others stay warm

Members of the River Rockets, during a meeting held earlier this month, made blankets as part of their participation in Project Linus, a national non-profit organization “to provide love, a sense of security, warmth and comfort to children who are seriously ill, traumatized, or otherwise in ...

Iron Chef, window displays mark 4-H Week

Ohio 4-H Week was observed the week of March 8 with window displays throughout Jefferson County, the Iron Chef clinic at the Jefferson County Joint Vocational School on March 7 and a proclamation issued by the state. Greg Froehlich of Froehlich’s Classic Corner in Steubenville organized and ...

‘Grand’ support for 10 years

STEUBENVILLE — For 10 years, the Ohio Valley Music Guild has shown support for the Grand Theater Restoration Project. The gesture was demonstrated again Thursday when representatives of the guild presented their annual $1,000 donation toward the restoration of the only still-standing ...

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Urban Mission’s Ties & Tiaras Prom Extravaganza has new times, new days for giveaways STEUBENVILLE — The first-time Ties & Tiaras Prom Extravaganza being organized through Urban Mission Ministries has some changes connected to it because of precautions being taken surrounding ...

World Day of Prayer celebrated

WEIRTON — “Rise! Take Your Mat and Walk” was the theme of the March 7 World Day of Prayer celebration sponsored by the Weirton unit of Church Women United and held at Paris Presbyterian Church, Burgettstown, with 46 attending. The host country was Zimbabwe. Program Coordinator Karen ...

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Toronto Catholic Woman’s Club gets event updates TORONTO — The Toronto Catholic Woman’s Club met March 11 with President DeDe Kidder opening the meeting with prayer and the pledge to the flag. The business meeting included a report on the sale of pirohi and nut/apricot/poppyseed ...