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Ohio Valley native pens new book

WHEELING — After her infant son, Brandon, died in 1999, former TV and radio personality Sherrie Dunlevy was touched by the outpouring of support from the Ohio Valley community. “We were lifted up and loved and prayed over. We would not be here today if people hadn’t been there for us,” ...

Sunday of St. John of the Ladder

Editor’s note: This is part of a series of articles from Saint Nicholas Orthodox Church in Barton regarding the Lenten season. BARTON — It is likely you have heard somewhere of the saint commemorated on this the Fourth Sunday of Great Lent. Saint John Climacus was born in the early 600s. ...

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BARNESVILLE High School students Mikayla Willis, left, and Brianna Bohandy won during the Ohio Governor’s Youth Art Exhibition. They are holding examples of their artwork created at the school.

Barnesville High art students win at Governor’s Art Show

BARNESVILLE — Four of Barnesville High School’s art students’ winning works of art advanced to the final show during the Ohio Governor’s Youth Art Exhibition held March 11 in Columbus. Hayley Jackson had two works make to the final show, titled “Papa” and “Verda Rana.” Mikayla ...

Imperial Glass Museum offers free admission

BELLAIRE — No fooling — the National Imperial Glass Museum, 3200 Belmont St., Bellaire, will open for its fifteenth season of operation on April 1, which is also April Fool’s Day. The museum houses many displays of Imperial Glass, related exhibits, a library and research room, and a ...

Engagements | VIEW ALL

Vargo, Yoder engagement

Robert and Bess Vargo of Rayland announce the engagement of their daughter, Ashlee Marie Vargo, to Charles Ray Yoder, son of Todd and Rhonda Yoder of Bridgeport. The bride-to-be is a 2007 graduate of Buckeye Local High School and a 2015 graduate of Ohio University Eastern with a bachelor’s ...

York, Johnson engagement

Maureen Rose York and John W. Johnson Jr. of Carnegie, Pa., announce their engagement. The bride-to-be is the daughter of Mary and Randy York of Dormont, Pa. She is a 2002 graduate of Keystone Oaks High School and a 2007 graduate of Ohio University. She is employed as an inventory planner by ...

Jarman, Mikusi engagement

Edward Jarman and the late Peggy Jarman of Birdgeport announce the engagement of their daughter, Lynne’ M. Jarman, to Frank C. Mikusi, son of the late Frank Mikusi and Debbie Mikusi of Washington, Pa. The future bride is a 2007 graduate of Martins Ferry High School, and an associate degree ...

Join Belmont County Farm Bureau

BELMONT COUNTY — The Belmont County Farm Bureau membership campaign is in full swing. “Our goal each year is to grow our membership” said Carman Mengon, membership coordinator. “Everyone is invited to join – you don’t have to be a farmer. In fact many of our members are ...

Weddings | VIEW ALL

Foster, Barr wedding

Danna Barr and Deon Foster were married on Feb. 4 at St. Mark’s Evangelical Lutheran Church, in Wheeling with Pastor Paul Schaffer officiating. The bride is the daughter of Myrtle Barr of Wheeling and the late Jerry Barr. The groom is the son of Donald Sr. and Pauline Foster of ...

Craig, Vucelick wedding

Mike Craig and Erin Vucelick were united in marriage at 2 p.m. Jan. 7 at the Bellaire Presbyterian Church with pastor David Roberts officiating. The bride is the daughter of Chris and Melody Vucelick of Moundsville. The groom is the son of Jim and Wanda Craig of Bellaire. Carmen ...

Almonte, Cappelletti wedding

Amanda Marie Almonte and Bryant Tyler Cappelletti were united in marriage on July 9 at Blessed Sacrament Catholic Church in Wintersville. Monsignor Kurt Kemo officiated over the ceremony. The bride is the daughter of Louis and Carol Almonte of Wintersville. The groom is the son of William ...

VanDyne, McPherson wedding

Ashley Renee VanDyne and Jonathan Hunter McPherson were united in marriage on Sept. 24 at the Lincoln Avenue United Methodist Church in Shadyside. Cynthia Caldwell officiated their marriage. The bride was escorted by her father. Parents of the bride are Greg and Michele VanDyne of ...

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Azallion 30th wedding anniversary

Doug and Debbie Azallion celebrated their 30th wedding anniversary on March 21. They were united in marriage on March 21, 1987, at East Richland Friends Church by the Rev. Wayne Ickes. Doug is the son of Bill Azallion and the late Anita Azallion. Debbie is the daughter of Bernie DeLong and ...

Weaver 50th wedding anniversary

Mr. and Mrs. Robert D. Weaver will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary on April 1, 2017. Bob and Jane were married April 1, 1967, in Martins Ferry at Grace United Presbyterian Church. The marital ceremony was officiated by the Rev. Jack Winnett and Pastor Millard Gessner. Their best ...

Wilhelm 45th wedding anniversary

John and Nancy Wilhelm of Bellaire celebrated their 45th wedding anniversary on March 4. They wed on March 4, 1972, at the First Christian Church on 20th Street in Wheeling. John is the son of the late Kenneth and Elizabeth (Jack) Wilhelm. He retired from Wheeling-Pittsburgh Steel Plant 3 ...

Cavicchia 50th wedding anniversary

Dom and Sandy Cavicchia of Martins Ferry celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary on Feb. 4. They wed on Feb. 4, 1967. Dom is the son of the late Ray and Minnie Cavicchia. He retired from Plumbers and Steamfitters Local 83, Wheeling, and as co-owner of Community TV Systems. Sandy is the ...