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Church sermon topics

(EDITOR’S NOTE: The following are sermon topic for churches’ online services.) - Finley United Methodist Church, Steubenville: “A Mother’s Gift,” 10:45 a.m., www.finleyumc.org. - First Westminster Presbyterian Church, Steubenville: “I Hope You Dance.” - First Church of ...

Sharing a story to help others

Former area resident Amy Bean said it hasn’t been easy being an advocate against drunk driving. “Every time I give a speech or attend an event, you relive the entire chain of events and the trauma every time,” said Bean, the daughter of Robert “Bob” and Mary Dellovade of ...

Community news from around the area

Library notes availability of World Book Kids database STEUBENVILLE — Visit the Public Library of Steubenville and Jefferson County online and connect children to reliable information and resources such as World Book Kids, encourages Jennifer Cesta, public relations ...

Local sign gets a facelift

In 1963, the West Virginia Historic Commission erected a historic sign near the intersection of W.Va. Route 2 and County Road 9 in Hancock County. The sign commemorates the nearby Peter Tarr Furnace that made cannonballs used by Oliver H. Perry for battles on Lake Erie. Constructed in 1794, it ...

Restoration work continues

The second phase of the restoration of the receiving vault — one of four historical buildings on the register at Union Cemetery in Steubenville — is ongoing as part of a project initiated by members of the Hetty Elizabeth Beatty Questers Chapter 1419. Ennio Barchese sanded and painted the ...

TCC Gives initiative provides $2,000 to Friendship Room

STEUBENVILLE — As the coronavirus crisis continues to affect the United States, numerous nonprofit organizations are stepping up to help those directly impacted by the pandemic. TCC Gives, a corporate giving initiative committed to strengthening communities across the U.S, wanted to show ...

Sycamore Youth Center welcomes assistant director

STEUBENVILLE — The Sycamore Youth Center, 301 N. Fourth St., has hired Rebecca Schaming as its assistant director. Schaming will assist the director, Bobbyjon Bauman, as well as oversee all interns. “As an educator and assistant director, my passion in life is to provide youth the ...

Help for Community Bread Basket

When Jason Backel’s daughter Alexandra needed service hours for a college class requirement, Backel contacted Jim Pauchnik, a board member with the Community Bread Basket, who noted that help is always needed at the outreach located at 3501 West St., Weirton, especially on Fridays when it ...

Jefferson County 4-H news

Friends and Neighbors Friends and Neighbors 4-H Club held a meeting April 20 facilitated through Zoom. There were 13 members present for the meeting led by Emma Morrison. Club members discussed community service projects and what they needed to accomplish. They also were updated on how ...

Making the senior year special through Oak Glen, Weir High Facebook pages

The coronavirus pandemic has made area students’ senior year of high school memorable in an entirely different way than expected. Closed schools and canceled milestone events and activities from dances and sporting events to grade 12 rites of passage aren’t happening. “Because of ...