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EAST LIVERPOOL — “How-to Butterfly Program”, takes place 10 a.m. Saturday, July 20 at the amphitheater in Beaver Creek State Park. The naturalist will share techniques on how to raise them on your own. Following the presentation, we’ll try our luck at catching and identifying ...

Benefit fundraiser set for July 27 at Cove Valley Park

WEIRTON, W.Va. — A benefit fundraiser, sponsored by Anytime Fitness, Hancock County Parks & Recreation, and Weirton Rental Center takes place from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. July 27 at Cove Valley Park. Events include a bounce house and obstacle course inflatables, dunk tank, money machine, ...

Freedom

The Fourth of July has come and gone and I’m sure you’ve had a good time celebrating the freedom we have. There’s a different kind of freedom that we need, it’s the freedom from sin. In Romans 4:11, In the same way count yourselves dead to sin, but alive to God in Christ Jesus. ...

Out & About

WELLSVILLE — The Wellsville High School Class of 1968 meets 6 p.m. Saturday, July 13, at the Roadhouse. Spouses and guests welcome. LISBON — Upcoming programs at the Lepper Library in Lisbon. Call 330-424-3117 to register. July 15 - One-on-one computer and smart device help, 11 a.m. to ...

Campground revival services begin tonight

EAST LIVERPOOL — The 97th annual camp meeting revival services takes place 7 p.m. each evening July 11-21, at the Tri-State Free Methodist Campground, located at 1027 Anderson Boulevard. Parking is available on the grounds. Casual, but respectful, dress is appropriate. Public ...

When you are a witness to domestic violence

Domestic violence usually happens where there are no witnesses. But occasionally you might see something as it unfolds, like Tess did. She tried to write it off as a hot, humid summer day that brought out heat-related short tempers. But that didn’t feel right to her. Tess parked her car at ...

Nobody wears watches anymore

Nobody wears wristwatches anymore. Then why do I feel compelled to rescue watches at yard sales and put new batteries in them? “Put the watches back,” Honey scolds when she catches me. “They’re only a dollar. Look at them. They’re nice.” “What are you going to do with ...

ELHS REUNION

The East Liverpool High School Classes of 1949 and 1950 celebrated their 69th and 70th reunion with a dinner on June 25, 2019 at the Masonic Temple. The next day they attended the Olde Guard Luncheon. Special recognition was given to the following classmates: Paul and Virginia Jackson, first ...

Murphy to be guest speaker at River Museum

WELLSVILLE — Wellsville resident, Eddie Murphy, will be the guest speaker at 2 p.m. Sunday, July 14, at the Wellsville River Museum on Sunday, July 14. She will be portraying Harriet Tubman who was born into slavery, escaped and made some 13 missions to rescue approximately 70 enslaved ...

Staub receives scholarship

Each year the Point Pleasant Ladies Aide presents a scholarship to an Oak Glen High School graduating senior. This year, Alex Staub was the recipient of the scholarship. He will attend West Liberty University and major in music.