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OV Mall seeking musical performers

ST. CLAIRSVILLE -- The Ohio Valley Mall is searching for musical entertainers to perform at its center court this holiday season. “One of the most wonderful things about the holiday season is the way it sounds,” mall officials said in a release. “Think of all the marvelous music that ...

Avenue Eats fire ruled an accident

A Nov. 1 fire that destroyed the Avenue Eats restaurant in Wheeling and displaced two tenants has been ruled accidental in nature, according to the Wheeling Fire Department. A short statement sent out Thursday by the fire department said surveillance video from outside the building showed a ...

Positive test closes Jefferson County Animal Shelter

WINTERSVILLE -- As a precaution and until further notice, the Jefferson County Animal Shelter in Wintersville temporarily closed its doors to the public because of a confirmed COVID-19 case in an employee. “The shelter was professionally cleaned before employees were back,” Brandi ...

Ohio County moves to orange on state COVID map

WHEELING -- As infection rate of COVID-19 has continued to rise around the state of West Virginia this week, Ohio County moved from gold to orange Thursday on the West Virginia Department of Health and Human Resources’ color-coded COVID-19 alert map. According to the map, the county’s ...

Corner Grill & Bar to host free Thanksgiving dinner Nov. 25

TRIADELPHIA -- The Corner Grill & Bar, 4318 National Road, Triadelphia, is getting ready to host a free Thanksgiving dinner from 3-5 p.m. Nov. 25. Owner Mario Jewell said the dinner is open to anyone in need. People can eat inside the grill as space allows or carry out their meal. The ...

OSHP conducting public survey

COLUMBUS, Ohio -- Throughout the month of November, the Ohio State Highway Patrol is conducting an online survey to identify traffic safety concerns and obtain feedback about interactions with the agency. The 2020 Public Survey is anonymous and takes about five minutes to complete. The survey ...

Demand for senior meals going up

ST. CLAIRSVILLE -- Belmont County Senior Services is upgrading its kitchen to meet a rise in demand for daily meal delivery during the COVID-19 pandemic. Belmont County Senior Services Director Dwayne Pielech described the additions as a “tweak.” He pointed out the assembly-line ...

Rep. Cera receives recognition from United Mine Workers

ZANESVILLE, Ohio — Ohio Rep. Jack Cera was honored recently by the United Mine Workers of District 31 at their monthly meeting. Always a friend to coal miners in Eastern Ohio, Cera, D-Bellaire, has acknowledged the significant role coal miners have had in building the nation’s economy. ...

Harrison County announces small business grant recipients

CADIZ -- Small businesses throughout Harrison County will receive some financial relief after the county announced $120,000 in grant funding for dozens of local businesses in the county. The Harrison County Board of Commissioners announced the 24 recipients for the first round of the ...

Perry and Associates offering new services

ST. CLAIRSVILLE -- Perry and Associates is introducing a new class of services with its new Information Systems Department. “We are dedicated to empowering you with our expertise in Information Systems Auditing, Internal Reporting Process Optimization, Analytics, Data Analysis and ...

BEALLSVILLE HIGH SCHOOL HONOR ROLL

7th Grade – Principal’s List Ryan Dornon Braden Johnson 7th Grade – First Honors Hailey Bable Aiden Milhoan Carlee Winkler 7th Grade – Second Honors Chase Baumberger Lyndsey Kinney 8th Grade – Principal’s List Michlynn Farrell Kaylee Hagan Brooke ...

BEALLSVILLE ELEMENTARY HONOR ROLL

PRINCIPAL’S LIST 4TH GRADE KENEDI WILLIAMS BRAYDEN HARRIS LOLA MOORE EMMALYNN PITTMAN 5TH GRADE ALLIE McFREDERICK JULIANNA WILSON 6TH GRADE BRYLEE McFREDERICK KYLER KINZY JAYSON RAMEY AYSON McBRIDE 1ST HONORS 4TH GRADE JASTON NALLEY KARA KETTLEWELL RANE ...

HEAP Winter Crisis program accepting applications

MARIETTA, Ohio -- The Ohio Development Services Agency and Buckeye Hills Regional Council want Ohio residents to know that assistance is available to help them with their heating bills this winter. The Home Energy Assistance Winter Crisis Program helps income-eligible Ohioans pay their ...

Culinary Arts Program Gets Back to Basics

PBLOOMINGDALE -- COVID-19 has spurred many changes in the way students are learning, and those in the culinary arts program at Jefferson County Joint Vocational School are going back to basics. Instructor Glenn Zalenski said since the JVS implemented hybrid learning and divided senior and ...

Two infected with COVID at Ayers Elementary School

MARTINS FERRY -- The Martins Ferry City School District announced Thursday that classes for all grades would be conducted online only today through Nov. 13. “We are notifying all student families that two individuals at Ayers Elementary School are confirmed to have COVID-19. They were last ...

One person killed in Hopedale crash

HOPEDALE -- The Ohio State Highway Patrol is investigating a two-vehicle crash that left one person dead Wednesday afternoon. Frederick Loyd, 75, of Columbus, Ohio, was pronounced dead Wednesday evening due to injuries sustained in the crash. The fatal accident occurred at about 2:30 p.m. ...

COVID Cases Identified in Marshall County Schools

MOUNDSVILLE -- Two cases of COVID-19 have been confirmed in two days at separate Marshall County schools, though the cases were said to come from community spread -- not from spread among staff or students. On Wednesday, Marshall County Schools identified one case reported at Center McMechen ...

State Soccer Tournament Delayed

WHEELING -- Excitement turned to confusion and anxiety for the Wheeling Park High School girls soccer team Thursday while en route to the West Virginia Class AAA tournament. The Patriots had left for Beckley to compete in the contest but, along the way, received word that the state tournament ...