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Ohio Valley Recipe Corner

This week’s recipe is a three-ingredient dessert from Betty Crocker. Cherry Dump Cake Ingredients: Two cans (21 oz each) cherry pie filling One box Betty Crocker Super Moist devil’s food cake mix 3/4 cup butter, melted Whipped topping or vanilla ice cream, if ...

WLU chooses student ambassadors

WEST LIBERTY — West Liberty University’s Office of Admissions has a special team of assistants that reach out to visitors and show them just how special the Hilltop is from a student’s perspective. “Our Student Ambassadors give campus tours to prospective students and their families, ...

Career center student becomes Eagle Scout

NATHAN DAWSON, a senior in the Agricultural Mechanics (Diesel) program at the Belmont Career Center, was recently pinned as an Eagle Scout for Troop 109 in Bridgeport. For his Eagle project, Dawson, a Martins Ferry student, repaired and replaced the preschool playground at the Community Action ...

Defensive driving courses offered

MARTINS FERRY — The Martins Ferry Area Chamber of Commerce will be holding its next Defensive Driving Course on Sunday, Aug. 19, at East Ohio Regional Hospital in the Ruth Brant Maguire Room. The course will run from 7:15 a.m. to 4:45 p.m. and will be taught by Vincent West. Students must ...

Barnesville Hospital Foundation offers Estate Planning Workshop

BARNESVILLE — The final session in Barnesville Hospital Foundation’s Financial Planning Series will be Estate Planning, presented by Kyle Witucky, attorney at law. This program will be held at 7 p.m. Thursday in the Barnesville Hospital Classroom. “Estate Planning is for everyone not ...

Wheeling Park to host free Toe Tappin’ Tuesdays concert series

WHEELING — The Wheeling Park Amphitheater on select Tuesdays at 7 p.m. will host free concerts sponsored by the city of Wheeling. 2018 Toe Tappin’ Tuesdays Lineup: ∫ June 19 —Steel Cassa: Steel Drum Band’s “Sounds of Paradise” ∫ July 3 — Pocket Change: Variety of Rock ...

Ohio Valley Recipe Corner — Easy Peach Cobbler

This week’s recipe is an easy peach cobbler made with help from a cake mix. Submitted by Ruth Garrison of Bridgeport. Easy Peach Cobbler Ingredients: 2 large cans of cut up peaches in syrup 1 box yellow cake mix butter, if desired Directions: Drain one can, reserving syrup, and put ...

Thursday Music Club luncheon is May 3

WHEELING — The Thursday Music Club will have its inaugural luncheon at 11 a.m. May 3 at the Stifel Fine Arts Center. Outgoing President Lynn Welsh will install the new officers, President Geri Sloane, Vice President Judy Szymialis, Secretary Arlene Lawson, Treasurer Carol Couch, and pass ...

Zanes Trace DAR make throws, collect batteries

Photo provided THE ZANE’S Trace Chapter Daughters of The American Revolution held their April meeting at the St. Clairsville American Legion. Members collected used batteries in observance of Earth Day, collection supplies provided by J B Green Team. They also took part in making lap ...

Landon Schafer

Landon Schafer will turn 5 years old on May 1. His parents are Tiffany and Justin Schafer of St. Clairsville. His maternal grandparents are Tom and Pam Habig of St. Clairsville. Paternal grandparents are Bernard and Joyce Schafer of St. Clairsville. Landon had a Mickey Mouse and the Roadsters ...

Comfort Food Made Quick and Easy

(Family Features) A steaming bowl of savory soup is the perfect comfort food when the wind is howling, rain is falling or the temperature is dropping. It’s a time to cozy up and enjoy the warmth of being inside while indulging in some of your favorite flavors. The rich, hearty tastes and ...

Roasted radishes are the perfect side dish

By MELISSA D’ARABIAN Associated Press We’re not a huge radish-eating country here in the United States, and I think that’s a mistake. Radishes carry in their little bodies a tremendous variety of vitamins and minerals, so they’re a smart addition to our five-a-day veggie eating, ...

Datebook

THOSE SEEKING tickets to the Wheeling Herb Society’s upcoming luncheon, may call Paula Henry at 740-491-1443. The luncheon is slated for 11 a.m. May 4 at the Pine Room at Oglebay Park. The event will feature an herbal luncheon, along with guest speaker Danny Swan, executive director and ...

Moravian DAR learns about museum

CADIZ — The Moravian Trail Chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution met April 21 at the Harrison Community Hospital with eight members present. Dessert was served by the hospital staff. Patty Vaughan was the hostess. Regent Vaughan and Chaplain Kay Singer led the DAR ritual. ...

New band director joins WLU department of music

WEST LIBERTY — West Liberty University has named Missouri educator, Gretchen L. Pohlman, its new director of bands. “The Department is pleased to announce the appointment of Professor Pohlman. Her expertise in marching and pep bands, wind ensemble and concert band, and in music education ...

April programs remaining at St. Clairsville Library

ST. CLAIRSVILLE — The St. Clairsville Public Library’s remaining programming for April includes: Tech: Microsoft Word 2016 Learn how to use Microsoft Office Word. Tips and Tricks on April 16 will focus on tables, columns, formatting features, inserting pictures and shapes. Space is ...

Datebook

ITALIAN NIGHT in Colerain is slated to be held from 4-7 p.m. April 28 at the Colerain Presbyterian Church Fellowship Hall, 71780 Colerain Road, Martins Ferry. The buffet costs $8 for adults and $4 for children. ST. CLAIRSVILLE AARP is slated to meet at noon April 26 at the JB Martin Rec ...

Bacon, Sage and Provolone Chicken Rolls

By KATIE WORKMAN Associated Press A rolled chicken breast may look la-di-da fancy, but it’s really super-easy to pull off with a tiny bit of patience. And this particular version rewards you with bacon and melted cheese. I feel like I can do a lot of things if there is bacon and melted ...

Great Stone Viaduct Society plans day trip to Cass Scenic Railroad

BELLAIRE — The Great Stone Viaduct Historical Society is planning a day trip to the Cass Scenic Railroad on Saturday, June 16. The trip will depart Bellaire from in front of Frizzi Law Offices, 224 32nd St., and travel by chartered bus to Cass, W.Va., where the group will board the train. ...