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Procession tradition

David Velegol Jr., front, and other members of St. Anthony Catholic Church of Follansbee participated in a procession May 10 in which a crowned statue of Mary was carried along city streets near the church to honor her as the mother of Jesus Christ. Roses donated in memory or honor of loved ...

Church sermon topics

(EDITOR’S NOTE: The following are sermon topic for churches’ online services.) - Finley United Methodist Church, Steubenville: “Run With a Purpose,” 10:45 a.m., www.finleyumc.org. - First Westminster Presbyterian Church, Steubenville: “Then Sings My Soul.” - First Church of ...

Community news from around the area

Indian Creek High School senior gets Morrill Scholarship WINTERSVILLE — Indian Creek High School senior Madolyn McDonald has received the Morrill Scholarship for four years of free tuition to Ohio State University. The daughter of Dr. Robert and Dr. Nicole McDonald of Steubenville, she ...

4-H Club does cleanup work at New Alexandria Cemetery

The Liberty Gals and Guys 4-H Club gathered at the New Alexandria Cemetery this month to complete a community service project while observing social distancing. There was no in-person meeting, but members were able to drop off their club dues and pick up their project books. Members ...

Fun show dates are announced

RICHMOND — Fun show dates for the Steubenville Saddle Club have been announced, according to organizer Kirsten Turner. They will be held at the club grounds located at 8675 state Route 152 N. and are scheduled for June 6, Aug. 1 and Sept. 26. The arena is open at 6 p.m., and the show starts ...

Richmond’s Memorial Day parade has been canceled

RICHMOND — Richmond’s annual Memorial Day parade, which is sponsored by the Richmond Community Historical Society, has been canceled. Participants who annually have been a part of the parade are being notified by letter of the cancellation, according to Wendy Byers, who serves as parade ...

Local health care worker lends help on pandemic front lines

STEUBENVILLE — A desire to help support other health care professionals on the COVID-19 pandemic front lines motivated a Laurels of Steubenville associate to accept a short-term assignment in New Jersey. Tabitha Daboni, an LPN who has been at The Laurels of Steubenville at 500 Stanton ...

Urban Thrift reopening Wednesday

STEUBENVILLE — Bargain hunters who have been missing their shopping experiences at Urban Mission Ministries’ Urban Thrift and Opportunity Center have Wednesday to look forward to. That’s when the thrift shop at 644 Market St., will reopen its doors to customers, albeit on a reduced ...

Franciscan Sisters T.O.R. planning General Chapter

TORONTO — The Franciscan Sisters, T.O.R., at 369 Little Church Road, Toronto, are in the throes of planning for their fourth General Chapter that begins May 27 and continues through June 10. In a news release, Sister Jean Daugherty, T.O.R., explained that “a General Chapter is kind of ...