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Nick and Luke to perform at Oak Glen Middle

Local News

NEW MANCHESTER — Nick and Luke, an Americana-rooted jazz, folk and bluegrass-influenced duo will be returning to the Tri-State Area Sun and Aug. 26 for a series of performances. The musicians were one of the featured acts as part of this year’s Montani Semper Liberi — Music and Art at ...

Government calendar

Local News

To encourage citizen participation in local government, this calendar listing the meeting times and places of public agencies will appear every Monday. To list an event, call the Herald-Star newsroom at (740) 283-4711 or send a fax to (740) 284-7355. This week’s meetings ...

Board of Elections to hold open house

Local News

STEUBENVILLE — Voters in Jefferson County are invited to attend an open house at the Jefferson County Board of Elections from 9:30 a.m. until 4:30 p.m. on Wednesday to take a test drive of the new paper-ballot voting equipment, which will be used for the first time countywide in the Nov. 5 ...

Annual Car Cruise held at the Laurels of Steubenville

Business

STEUBENVILLE —The Laurels of Steubenville held its ninth-annual Car Cruise on July 27. This year featured record participation, organizers said. Each participant received an official T-shirt, a dash plaque and had the chance to win a trophy in one of seven categories. This year’s ...

Women’s golf news

Community

CADIZ WOMEN’S GOLF LEAGUE Congratulations were in order for the winners of the Cadiz Women’s Golf League Championship Tournament. Billie Stanwick, tournament chairman, announced winners as: A flight, Janis Cook in first place and Tracy Amos, runner-up. In B flight, first place was ...

Happy Fair celebrates ‘building the future’

Local News

SMITHFIELD —˜The “Happy Fair” showed off some of the youth that make the county strong in its annual Grand Parade, Saturday. This year’s parade theme was “building the future” and the local high school bands, fair royalty and 4-H clubs proved the future will be bright. Nineteen ...

Summer conference

Business

Cardinal Power Plant management recently got a chance to meet retired NBA star Charles Barkley in Columbus while the power plant management was attending Ohio’s Electric Cooperatives summer conference. Barkley was in Columbus for a charity event. Shown from left, with Barkley, second from ...

MAKING MUSIC

Local News

De’Ja’Vu’ was the first to perform Friday night at the Weirton Event Center as part of this year’s community summer concert series, organized by the Top of West Virginia Convention and Visitors Bureau. Also taking the stage was Rumors. The concert series will conclude this Friday, with ...

Real estate transfers

Business

The following real estate transactions were recorded in Jefferson County: Robert Warren to Cassidy Ingram, lot 82 and part lot 83, Saltsman’s Fourth. Robert Warren to Janet Warren, 1.341 acres, Knox Township. North Heights Home LP to Common Wealth Inc., lots 21-22, Dike & ...

Quick Takes

Business

REMAINS THE SAME: Ohio’s seasonally adjusted unemployment remained the same from June to July. State officials on Friday said the unemployment rate was 4 percent in July. Ohio’s unemployment rate stood at 4.6 percent in July of last year. The national rate was 3.7 percent in July, also ...