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Edison hosting virtual Family Literacy Night Wednesday

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HAMMONDSVILLE — The Edison Local School District is making reading fun with a sports-themed virtual Family Literacy Night on Wednesday. District Assistant Superintendent Julie Kireta said activities will take place online through Google Meets from 6-7 p.m. and is aimed at Stanton and John ...

Police reports

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Steubenville police Can can: A woman danced on the roof of a white car and her male companion jumped on a trash can and followed suit at a gas station on Third Street, Friday. When an employee told them he was calling police, the male followed him into the store yelling and threatening him. ...

Filling a growing demand

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BLOOMINGDALE — Health care has been a consistent frontrunner in the career field and the health technologies program at Jefferson County Joint Vocational School has continued its mission to supply the demand for workers. From nurses to phlebotomists, the program has churned out employees ...

‘Designing a Life You Love’ topic for club

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WINTERSVILLE — Author, speaker and Aging Awesomely coach Sherrie Dunlevy was the guest presenter for the Wintersville Woman’s Club’s first gathering in months since COVID-19 concerns shut down the normal rhythm of groups meeting routinely. And that seemed fitting, given the Wheeling ...

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Daily Happenings

Jefferson County sheriff No return: A Wintersville woman said a friend of her adult daughter’s shoved her, Thursday. She said the man had been at her home earlier in the day and left with some friends she didn’t know. At some point he had an unspecified interaction with Wintersville ...

Utica Shale Academy may move

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SALINEVILLE — The Utica Shale Academy is making preparations to possibly move out of its current location at Southern Local High School and into a building in Salineville recently donated to Southern by Williams Energy. Academy Superintendent Bill Watson said while nothing is definite yet, ...

Church sermon topics

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- Cadiz Presbyterian Church: “Is It Finished?” www.CadizPresbyterian.org. - Calvary Community Missionary Baptist Church, Steubenville: “The Reality of the Resurrection, Part Two, The Cover-Up.” - Christ United Methodist Church, East Springfield: “The Encouragers.” - Covenant ...

PALS provides adult day support services

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MINGO JUNCTION —Mingo Junction natives Aaron Bracone and Mike Pierro have been connected to Jefferson County their entire lives. Bracone and Pierro grew up only three houses apart from each other and graduated from Steubenville Catholic Central High School, where they were both active ...

JVS early childhood education students take part in virtual contest

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BLOOMINGDALE — Early childhood education students took to technology to showcase their skills by recording virtual submissions for the Family Career and Community Leaders of America regional competition. Eight students filmed presentations on projects they completed in the ECE preschool ...