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Woman shot after incident with police

May 26, 2015 STEUBENVILLE — A woman who was threatening suicide was shot in the leg late Monday evening after she wrestled with a City Police officer for control of the gun. Officers were called around 8:10 p.m. more »»


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Woman shot after incident with police

May 26, 2015 STEUBENVILLE — A woman who was threatening suicide was shot in the leg late Monday evening after she wrestled with a City Police officer for control of the gun. Officers were called around 8:10 p.m. more »»

World War II vets given thanks in Smithfield

May 26, 2015 SMITHFIELD — World War II veterans during a Memorial Day service held Monday at Friendship Park were given thanks for their service through a gift of a military pillowcase from the Amazing Grace... more »»

Mingo honors fallen heroes

May 26, 2015 MINGO JUNCTION — One-fifth of the men and woman in Mingo Junction during World War II left to join the service and 42 didn’t return home, said Mayor John Fabian during a Memorial Day service on... more »»

Toronto services draw crowd

May 26, 2015 TORONTO — One of the largest gatherings in memory surrounded the city’s Veterans Victory Pavilion Monday for Memorial Day services, sponsored by the Toronto American Legion Post 86. more »»

Retired servicemen lead local services

May 26, 2015 STEUBENVILLE — A retired Marine sergeant and a retired Navy SEAL delivered powerful Memorial Day speeches Monday at Mount Calvary and Union cemeteries calling for Americans to remember those who mad... more »»

Local Sports

Porter pitches Bears past RC

May 27, 2015 SPENCER, W.V. more »»

Big Red releases football schedule

May 27, 2015 STEUBENVILLE — Ohio Valley football fans who have been clamoring for a regular season duel between Big Red and St. Clairsville officially can start the countdown. more »»


May 27, 2015 CLEVELAND — The championship LeBron James craves more than any other, the one he came back home to get, is within reach. The Cavaliers are in the NBA Finals. more »»

Everything clicks as Pirates win streak grows to 5

May 27, 2015 PITTSBURGH — Jeff Locke doesn’t have the same electric stuff as the other four guys in Pittsburgh’s rotation. The left-hander has to find different ways to put up zeros. more »»

Rangers top Tribe for 7th straight win

May 27, 2015 CLEVELAND (AP) — Mitch Moreland hit a tiebreaking homer in the eighth inning, and the Texas Rangers beat the Cleveland Indians 4-3 on Tuesday night for their seventh consecutive victory. more »»


Virginia Cosentino

May 27, 2015 COSENTINO, Virginia M. (Runco) “Jean,” 82, of Yorkville, passed away on Monday, May 25, 2015, at Trinity Hospital in Steubenville. more »»

Helen LaRue

May 27, 2015 LaRUE, Helen Katherine Johnson, of Steubenville, OH, died Monday, May 25, 2015, in Lansdale, PA. She was preceded in death by her husband of 58 years, Bruce M. LaRue in 2009. She was born on Aug. more »»

William Noble

May 27, 2015 NOBLE, William Monte, 82, of Florence; Hanover Twp., passed away after a lenghthy and hard faught illness on Monday, May 25, 2015, in his home with his family by his side. more »»

Annlee Cadegan

May 27, 2015 CADEGAN, Annlee Piatt, of Toronto, passed away Tuesday, May 26, 2015, at Trinity West Medical Center, Steubenville. Arrangements are pending and are in the care of the Clarke Funeral Home, Toronto. more »»

Helen Eberhart

May 27, 2015 EBERHART, Helen Ann (Settimio), of Colorado Springs, CO, went to be with her Lord Jesus Christ on May 19, 2015, after a long battle with cance. more »»


Healthy fruit desserts please everyone

May 27, 2015 Fruit, a “good-for-you” treat, is a sweet snack that is healthy and even liked by children. more »»

What’s happening throughout the area

May 27, 2015 WVU extension holding festival West Virginia University Extension in Hancock County will hold a family fun festival from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. more »»

‘Spring into Spring’ hosts capacity crowd

May 26, 2015 A capacity crowd gathered in the Tony and Nina Gentile Gallery on the campus of Franciscan University of Steubenville earlier this month for the annual “Spring Into Spring” fundraiser which support... more »»

Ricky Treglia Scholarship Benefit hailed a success

May 25, 2015 The photos and information on today’s community page were provided by Jim and Kathy Freiling of the Mingo Business Association about a special event that took place at the Mingo Knights of Columbus... more »»

Community Happenings

May 25, 2015 Weirton auxiliary announces picks for Girls State The Weirton American Legion Post 10 Auxiliary met May 18 with President Shirley Brecht presiding at the business sessio. more »»

Letters to the Editor

Voting a privilege and honor

May 24, 2015 To the editor: I would like to take this opportunity to congratulate the candidates who won in the recent election. more »»

You are always welcome

May 24, 2015 To the editor: When I was younger, my friends and I would sometimes head into town to visit the clubs. We would arrive, stand in line, wait our turn to enter. more »»

Where does Johnson stand?

May 24, 2015 To the editor: What is U.S. Rep. more »»

Sister was an angel here on Earth

May 24, 2015 To the editor: On May 9 I lost a dear friend, and the world lost a gentle soul, Sister Pauline Herbert. more »»

Shall we continue mistakes of wars

May 24, 2015 To the editor: In memory of those brave men and women who served and died in Iraq. President George W. Bush’s Iraq attack cost 5,000 young men and women their lives and trillions of dollar. more »»


B&B brings life to unique setting

May 24, 2015 WELLSBURG — Those looking for a peaceful place to get away that is still close to many things to see and do should pay a visit to the Barn With Inn, say owners of the new bed and breakfast near stat... more »»

Real estate transfers

May 24, 2015 The following real estate transactions were filed in Jefferson County: Patricia Morelli to Marie Harris, lots 9-10 Cooperative Transit; and 4.695 acres, Warren Township. more »»

Wellsburg fitness studio lends hand to local child

May 24, 2015 WELLSBURG — The owner and staff of Cindy’s Fusion Fitness have been keeping busy since moving to their new location at 720 Charles St. more »»

First Choice America holds appreciation event

May 24, 2015 WEIRTON — First Choice America Credit Union’s Annual Employee Appreciation event was held May 8 at the Serbian-American Cultural Center. more »»

Convenient on Sunset re-opens

May 17, 2015 STEUBENVILLE — A new Convenient Food Mart offers a full-service deli, catering services, an in-house bakery, fresh-squeezed lemonade and many more delectable delights. more »»

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Be grateful this Memorial Day

May 22, 2015 While I plan to spend the afternoon live tweeting as I watch the Indy 500, I have the nagging feeling that a lot of us forget to understand just what we have, or had, in this country. more »

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