Community

Help Make-A-Wish Foundation

Children who participated in Chapel Hill Wesleyan Church’s Vacation Bible School collected hundreds of items for the Make-A-Wish Foundation, according to VBS Director Missy Robison. About three dozen children ages 4 through 12 collected nonperishable food and personal hygiene items during ...

Church sermon topics

-- Bell Chapel United Methodist Church, Steubenville: “Stories, Seeds, Samples and Soils.” -- Buena Vista United Methodist Church, Steubenville: “How Far Will This Go?” -- Calvary Community Missionary Baptist Church, Steubenville: Guest speaker the Rev. Vaughn Foster, Families and ...

Toronto Union Cemetery site of Ghost Walks during August

TORONTO — Where’s the best place to hold a ghost walk? A cemetery, according to organizers of a local one that will be held next month. “This year as Toronto celebrates the 200th anniversary of its founding, it is only fitting that the Historical Society of Toronto invite you to a ...

Community news from around the area

Drug prevention at heart of Never Alone golf event NEW CUMBERLAND — The eighth-annual Tony Ruszkowski Never Alone golf event will be held Aug. 5 at Mountaineer’s Woodview Golf Course. The event is named for a local man who was killed in an auto accident in 2011 after struggling with ...

Library programs, activities lined up

STEUBENVILLE — Programs and activities lined up at the various locations of the Public Library of Steubenville and Jefferson County include the following: Brilliant Branch, (740) 598-4028 Children: Play and Learn the Alphabet, for parents with children ages 2-6, will be held on Tuesday, ...

Hills School reunion held

The annual Hills School reunion was held July 9 at the shelterhouse at Bell Chapel United Methodist Church, located on state Route 213, Steubenville. A covered-dish dinner was served with 22 in attendance. Arrangements were made by Fred Vogt. The next reunion will be held in July 2019. On hand ...

In appreciation of veterans

The Jefferson County Veterans Association held its annual picnic July 21 to honor and celebrate veterans of Jefferson County. Approximately 90 people participated with veterans who served in World War II, Korea, the Cold War, Vietnam, and Desert Storm to the present on hand along with family ...

Community news from around the area

Moon Lite Special, Light Touch to play at Country Friends COLLIERS — Country Friends will host the Moon Lite Special on Friday and Light Touch on Saturday at the Memorial Hall located at 67 Police Lodge Road, Colliers. The doors open at 6 p.m, the dance starts at 7 p.m., and the hall ...

Hollow Rock services continuing through Sunday is happening

TORONTO — Hollow Rock, the country’s oldest interdenominational holiness camp meeting, is continuing its 200th anniversary observance as the 10-day schedule of services, Bible studies and other activities moves toward its closing morning celebration service on Sunday at 10:30 a.m. Hollow ...