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Several Home Savings Bank employees and local community members cut a ribbon at the official opening of the Home Savings Bank St. Clairsville branch. From left are Dave Knuth, executive director of the Marshall County Chamber of Commerce; Wendy Anderson, executive director of the St. Clairsville Area Chamber of Commerce; Denise Penz, executive director of Wealth Management for Home Savings; Pamela McKim, branch sales manager; and Michael Taylor, commercial relationship manager.

Home Savings holds grand opening

ST. CLAIRSVILLE — A local bank held a grand opening event Friday, looking forward to a future of working with the community. Home Savings Bank operates 35 banks through Ohio, Pennsylvania, and West Virginia and announced in September that it was in the process of acquiring Premier Trust ...

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Perkins Restaurant & Bakery Offers Custom Catering for Every Occasion

By SCOTT McCLOSKEY Staff Writer WHEELING — Whether it’s a wedding reception, a bridal or baby shower or graduation party, Perkins Restaurant & Bakery offers custom catering for groups from 25 to 300 people for any special occasion. With locations in Wheeling and Moundsville, ...

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Downtown Wheeling DiCarlo’s Offers Iconic Taste for More Than 70 years

By SCOTT McCLOSKEY Staff Writer WHEELING — Located at 1311 Main Street in downtown Wheeling, DiCarlo’s Pizza continues to be dedicated to providing their customers with the same iconic taste created over 70 years. Toni Dicarlo, owner of the downtown Wheeling pizza shop for more than ...

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A VIEW of some of the many items for sale inside Sugar’s Attic, located inside the old Woodsfield High School.

Former high school now serves as home to businesses

WOODSFIELD — The former Woodsfield High School, 204 S. Paul St., is now home to a variety of businesses including Sugar’s Attic, operated by Monroe County native Larry Jeffers. Jeffers’ shop, which he operates with friend Tim Dolan, is located in a classroom where he took French ...

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PAULL ASSOCIATES Real Estate Ohio staff celebrate the opening of their new office in St. Clairsville. From left are Lee Paull III and his wife, June; Ohio office manager and agent Sonya Olaka; and Jennifer Paull and her husband, Lee Paull IV, the broker for the new office.

Paull Associates opens Ohio real estate agency

ST. CLAIRSVILLE — A longtime West Virginia real estate agency is taking on a new market — Ohio. Paull Associates Real Estate Ohio held a ribbon-cutting ceremony and open house Friday at its new office, located at 118 W. Main St., St. Clairsville. The office front is easy to find — it is ...

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Jason Wilson gathers with employees and family to cut a ceremonial ribbon to celebrate the opening of Wilson’s Mattress 1st. Located next to Wilson Furniture in Bridgeport, the store provides many options for Ohio Valley shoppers when selecting their a new mattress for a better nights sleep. From left, front row; Ava Wilson, Jason Wilson Jr., Syfra Bruhn, Maria Wilson, Leah Wilson, Carol Saffield and Paul Latham. Back row, Brian Foose, Joan Mazur, Keith Edgar and Jason Wilson.

Wilson Furniture expands

BRIDGEPORT — A longtime fixture in Bridgeport recently expanded its business to a new base. Wilson Furniture has acquired the building next door to the business on Lincoln Avenue in Bridgeport, and recently opened Wilson’s Mattress 1st, a mattress business. The store opened to the public ...

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Sports-Themed Damon’s Famous for Ribs, Onion Loaf

By SCOTT McCLOSKEY Staff Write Steubenville — It’s menu items like their “famous” barbecued ribs and onion loaf that keep people returning for a variety of great food at Damon’s Grill and Sports Bar in Steubenville. Supervisor Pamela Morris said they continue to offer their ...

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Best One Commercial Truck Tire Center

T-L Photo/CRAIG CAMPBELL Best One Commercial Truck Tire Center is a new business in Bellaire. It opened in February and is owned by Ed Paul and several other partners. Best One is located at 5122 Guernsey St. Hours are 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday, and the phone number is ...

McLaughlin appointed vice president of accounting and finance

FOLLANSBEE — Wheeling-Nisshin is pleased to announce that Jay McLaughlin has been appointed vice president of accounting and finance. McLaughlin came to Wheeling-Nisshin from Wheeling-Pittsburgh Steel in February 1996 as a manager. He was soon promoted to general manager of accounting and ...

Harvey Goodman Realtor kicked off 60th year anniversary with style

ST. CLAIRSVILLE — Realtors and staff with Harvey Goodman Realtor gathered Jan. 24 at Belmont Hills Country Club to celebrate the company’s anniversary and to celebrate the achievements of its award-winning agents. Friends and fans from a wide variety of businesses showed up to lend their ...

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Top-Quality Italian Cuisine Keeps Customers Coming Back to Mario’s

By SCOTT McCLOSKEY For Ticket WEIRTON — Mario’s Restaurant & Lounge in Weirton has been serving exquisite Italian cuisine for more than 45 years. Mario’s is a family business that was started by Mario DiCarlo in 1955 when he brought his pizza-making skills and keen business sense ...

Chapz Bar & Grill Offers Unique Bar Menu

By SCOTT McCLOSKEY For Ticket MORRISTOWN — Home to the popular Burn Out Burger, Chapz Bar & Grill, located on National Road just west of the Jamboree In The Hills site near Morristown, offers a unique bar menu in a biker-friendly atmosphere. Choices range from fresh seared tuna ...

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Expansion continues at The Highlands in Ohio County

WHEELING — Business growth continues at The Highlands in Ohio County, as both Nini’s Treasures and Tony’s Spa are moving to larger locations to better accommodate their stores, while officials plan to announce a new tenant soon for the former Cracker Barrel building near Interstate ...

In Sidney, Portman visits Sapa Extrusions

WASHINGTON, D.C. — U.S. Senator Rob Portman, R-Ohio, visited Sapa Extrusions in Sidney, Ohio, to meet with company leadership and tour their facilities. Portman saw firsthand the Ohio aluminum manufacturing jobs that he has been working hard to protect. “Here in Ohio at companies ...

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Schlepp’s Family Restaurant noted for homestyle cooking

By SCOTT McCLOSKEY For Ticket MORRISTOWN — Whether it’s chicken or ribs, a three-egg omelete, or their homemade bread, Schlepp’s Family Restaurant customers continue to return to the locally owned establishment for their homestyle cooking. Owners Maryann and Rusty Lucas of ...

Daily specials popular at Hillbilly Snack Shack

Wheeling — It’s the regular daily specials like the half steak sandwich or two chili dogs and fries that keep customers returning to the Hillbilly Snack Shack in Triadelphia, according to owner Ed McDaniels. McDaniels said he and his wife, Tracy, opened the original Snack Shack about ...

United Bankshares Inc.’s earnings increase again

WHEELING — United Bankshares Inc., the parent company of United Bank, posted profits of $147.1 million in 2016, up from $138 million the previous year. Numbers for the three-month period stretching from Oct. 1-Dec. 31 also proved positive, as the company earned $39.1 million, ...

WesBanco earns $86.6 million in 2016

WHEELING — WesBanco Inc. watched profits grow to to $86.6 million in 2016, which reflects an increase from the $80.8 million the Wheeling-based banking firm collected in 2015. For the three-month term stretching from Oct. 1-Dec. 31, WesBanco posted profits of $24.2 million, an ...