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Lou Holtz Scholarship promotes trade schools

Business

EAST LIVERPOOL — The Lou Holtz/Upper Ohio Valley Hall of Fame again will offer the Lou Holtz Life Improvement Scholarship program for seniors in designated area high schools who plan to attend a two-year trade school. This scholarship program has been administered through the facility since ...

Drug firms seek to disqualify judge from opioid trial

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CLEVELAND — Attorneys for eight drug distributors, pharmacies and retailers facing trial next month for their roles in the opioid crisis want to disqualify the federal judge overseeing their cases, saying he has shown bias in his effort to obtain a multibillion-dollar global ...

EQT lays off nearly one-fourth of its work force

Business

PITTSBURGH — EQT Corp., the nation’s largest independent natural gas producer, has laid off nearly one-fourth of its work force. In a news release, the Pittsburgh-based driller confirmed late Tuesday afternoon that it laid off 196 of its approximately 800 employees. EQT said it “is ...

Trump campaign seeks to woo non-voters from 2016

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FAYETTEVILLE, N.C. (AP) — Ashley Arentz is a political unicorn. The 28-year-old Marine from Jacksonville, North Carolina, didn’t vote in 2016, and she wasn’t even registered to vote in the state. But there she was on Monday, standing in line for hours in the 90-degree heat waiting to ...

Quick Takes

Business

Joins practice: Dr. Kaitlyn Pitchok has joined the dental practice of Dr. Thomas R. Brown in Wintersville. Pitchok was born in Steubenville and is a resident of Weirton, where she attended Weir High. She completed her undergraduate degree at Bethany College where she played four years of NCAA ...

Real estate transfers

Business

The following real estate transactions were recorded in Jefferson County: Glenn Horne to Adele Properties LLC, lot 3, Winterdale. Ryan Sauvain to Lawrence and Deborah Roush Sr., lot 45, Parr’s Second (survivorship). Lucille Biggio to Stephen and Stephanie Deperte, lot 26, Country Club ...

Bookmobile

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This is a text box. Here is this week’s schedule for the Bookmobile operated by the Public Library of Steubenville and Jefferson County: Monday Ridgewood Apartments, noon Briarwood Apartments, 1 p.m. Meridian Greene Apartments Westwood Drive Tuesday Prime Time Senior Center, ...

NEW AT THE LIBRARY

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New items at the Public Library of Steubenville and Jefferson County include: New Books on CD Fiction The Russia Account by Stephen Coonts — CIA officer Tommy Carmellini takes on a murderous, international financial conspiracy that leaves a trail of death and corruption, extending from a ...

Reminiscing, celebrating

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STEUBENVILLE — It was a time for reminiscing and celebrating when the GFWC/Ohio Woman’s Club of Steubenville members held their opening meeting of the 2019-20 club season. The group’s luncheon and business meeting Sept. 5 at the Steubenville Country Club included the acknowledgment of ...