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Shaffer Plaza adjusts routine for COVID-19

Local News

STEUBENVILLE — The impact that COVID-19 has made on everyday life is obvious with the many changes in how people interact. From masks and social distancing to the reduction of public gatherings, these actions appear to be part of the new normal as a means to keep people safe, and similar ...

Weirton amends proposed rules

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WEIRTON — Members of City Council, during a special meeting Wednesday, continued discussion on a proposed ordinance to implement a permit application and fee structure for special events and parades to be held in the city. Four amendments were offered and approved on the ordinance, which ...

Weirton Christian Center receives $1,000 from Never Alone WV

Local News

WEIRTON — The Weirton Christian Center is in the process of starting a grief support group for children, in partnership with Never Alone WV. Patti Barnabei, founder of Never Alone WV, recently presented $1,000 to assist in creating the program, called Never Alone Kids. It will support ...

Mountaineer makes donation to Allison Elementary School

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Mountaineer Casino, Racetrack and Resort recently donated school supplies to Allison Elementary School in Chester to help students prepare for the academic school year. Donated school supplies included backpacks, pencils, pens, rulers, crayons, colored pencils, erasers, pencil sharpeners, glue ...

Daily Happenings 9-25-20

Daily Happenings

Today’s birthdays Rita Wigal, Wintersville. Mark Gasser, Wintersville. Police reports Jefferson county sheriff Risky business: A combative male who a caller said was armed and who’d had an interaction with police in two other communities earlier in the day had to be pepper sprayed ...

Follansbee open air market officially opens

Local News

Leaders of the Brooke County Economic Development Authority, Follansbee Chamber of Commerce and city of Follansbee gathered for a ribbon cutting Tuesday at the open air market in the 700 block of Main Street established and supported by the three groups. Held from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. Tuesdays and ...

Buckeye Local Homecoming court

Community

The Buckeye Local High School 2020 Homecoming Court has been announced and this year’s royalty was to be crowned at a special event on Wednesday. The queen and king were to be named during a Powder Puff game between female juniors and seniors at World War II Memorial Stadium in Yorkville. The ...

Community news from around the area

Community

Annual New Cumberland Hall of Fame has been canceled NEW CUMBERLAND — The New Cumberland Hall of Fame that is held in February every year to honor citizens who have been nominated by the public for their volunteerism and service to the community and its citizens has been canceled for 2021 ...

Police reports

Daily Happenings

Steubenville police Drug issues: A woman found unconscious by the basement steps to a residence in the 1200 block of Ridge Avenue was revived by Narcan, Friday. Police said there was a hypodermic next to her arm and she also had a crack pipe. Pinocchio: A man having a medical emergency at ...