Jefferson County Newswire

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  1. Trinity shows perks of new robotic procedureRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | WTOV9 JEFFERSON COUNTY, Ohio - Trinity Health System is keeping on trend with minimally invasive surgeries.


  2. Road salt prices soar as Ohio prepares for winterRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | WKSU-FM Kent

    ... looking at some bills for road salt that are stopping them cold. During last year's long and brutal winter, Jefferson County in far eastern Ohio used 4,000 tons of salt to keep its roads clear. With forecasts of a bad or even worse winter ahead, the ...


  3. Thomas Boychan Sr.Read the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Weirton Daily Times

    ... Mary Melko Boychan. Tom was a member of Triumph of the Cross Catholic Church and formerly of St. Pius X, Jefferson County Sportsman Association, and was a graduate of CCHS class of 1946. Surviving are his wife, Eleanor McCartney Boychan whom he ...


  4. Chief criminal deputy appointed interim Jefferson County sheriffRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Peninsula Daily News

    A Jefferson County sheriff's deputy with 21 years on the job will serve as acting sheriff beginning Friday when the current sheriff resigns to take a police chief's job.


  5. Woman Claims She Slit Husband's Throat in Dream About Filleting FishRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 1 |

    ... on the morning of Saturday, July 26, if the couple's 16-year-old daughter hadn't made a frantic 911 call . Jefferson County Prosecutor Jane Hanlin told the television station that Jones' fish story - which she has since retracted - was bizarre. "I ...


  6. Getting pushers off the streetsRead the original story

    Saturday Aug 23 | The Review

    ... are deluding themselves. In some East Ohio communities, very few people are under any illusions. Jefferson County has one of the worst drug problems in the state, at least in terms of overdose deaths. According to a report released earlier this ...


  7. Steubenville Police Department swears in first female officerRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 22 | WTOV9 JEFFERSON COUNTY, Ohio - The Steubenville Police Department made history Friday when it welcomed four new officers to the force.


  8. Hall leads police on another foot chaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 22 | WTOV9 JEFFERSON COUNTY, Ohio - For the second time in a week, Tucson Arizona man Derek Hall was arrested in Steubenville, accused of leading police on a foot pursuit.


  9. Public meetingsRead the original story

    Friday Aug 22 | The Fairfield Ledger

    Jefferson County Board of Supervisors - Jefferson County Courthouse first-floor meeting room, 9 a.m.: acknowledge Aug. 18 minutes; meet with county engineer; meet with Adam Plagge for presentation on housing needs assessment; consider property tax abatements for city of Fairfield; consider Resolution of Financial Commitment for AHEAD Regional ... (more)


  10. 77-year-old man faces charges after domestic disputeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 22 | WTOV9 JEFFERSON COUNTY, Ohio - A Steubenville man was arrested Thursday night after police say he allegedly threatened his family and then fired a gun within city limits.


  11. Settlement reached in lawsuit over Nick Saban affiliated Mercedes-Benz dealershipRead the original story

    Friday Aug 22 | Alabama Live

    ... John A. Smyth, an attorney representing Mercedes, and Richard Monk, an attorney representing Crown, told Jefferson County Circuit Judge Robert Vance that a settlement had been reached at a hearing this morning. The judge in June had stayed ...


  12. Goucher Hotel won't open this yearRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 22 | WTOV9 JEFFERSON COUNTY, Ohio - One of the area's top haunted attractions -- the Goucher Hotel in Toronto -- will not be open for the Halloween season.


  13. Airport selling mineral rightsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 22 | WTOV9 JEFFERSON COUNTY, Ohio - Jefferson County commissioners covered a lot of ground during their Thursday meeting, with one topic bringing about some exciting news for the county.


  14. Tweed Avenue unrecognizable after floodingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 21 | WTOV9 JEFFERSON COUNTY, Ohio - No road in the Ohio Valley was more affected by Wednesday's flooding than Tweed Avenue in Jefferson County.


  15. Crews clean up after train derailment, fire, fuel spillRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 21 | WTOV9 JEFFERSON COUNTY, Ohio -- Crews from the Environmental Protection Agency in Steubenville are assessing the damage following a train derailment, fire, and fuel spill Wednesday night.


  16. UPDATED - 'Turned out to be nothing,' say police, about...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 21 | Peninsula Daily News

    An anonymous threat that prompted a police screening of the Jefferson County Courthouse on Wednesday "turned out to be nothing," Port Townsend Police Detective Jason Greenspane said Thursday.


  17. Homes swamped in AdenaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 20 | WTOV9 JEFFERSON COUNTY, Ohio -Adena was among the worst hit areas as Wednesday morning's rain brought flash flooding in many parts of the Ohio Valley.


  18. Jefferson County Courthouse access restricted after threatRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 20 | Peninsula Daily News

    Access to the Jefferson County Courthouse will be limited to the Cass Street entrance for the rest of the day after law enforcement officers received a call warning of a weapons threat.


  19. Both lanes of Ohio 7 reopenRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 20 | WTOV9

    Both north & southbound lanes of SR 7 have been reopened between Brilliant & Rayland in Jefferson County, per Ohio Department of Transportation Eastern Ohio District 11. A stretch of Ohio 7 near Brilliant remains closed after flooding washed over all lanes and detoured traffic off of the highway.


  20. Problems surface over Prime Time levyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 19 | WTOV9 JEFFERSON COUNTY, Ohio -- Disagreements are surfacing on how money from a recent levy for a senior center should be used.