90 years and still going strong

All Dolores Spragg wanted for her 90th birthday was a 4-H banquet. What she got was a celebration of her 61 years as a 4-H adviser and her many years on the 4-H Advisory Council. Current Shamrock adviser Barb Blazeski went to work with the help of her fellow advisers...

William Louis Kuttie

William Louis Kuttie, Harrisville, died Friday, Dec. 20, 2013. He was born June 20, 1928, a son of the late Michael Steven Kuttie and Sophie (Toth) Kuttie. He was preceded in death by his wife, Judith Ann Kuttie; a brother, Arthur Kuttie; and a sister, Edie Lutz....

Dilapidated properties a concern in Harrisville

HARRISVILLE – Dilapidated structures in Harrisville have been an ongoing concern for village officials, who say action must be taken because the sites are hazardous. Mayor Shari Friend said the properties, which include five buildings containing nine units, are...

Harrisville VFD auxiliary cooks up fundraiser

By AMY GAREIS   News-Herald Staff Writer HARRISVILLE – The Lenten season often conjures up thoughts of Easter services, chocolate candy, the coming of Spring and another usual staple—the community fish fry. The Harrisville Volunteer Fire Department Ladies...

William J. DeVault, Sr.

William J. DeVault, Sr., age 84, of Miric Rd, Harrisville, Ohio, died Monday, January 30, 2012 at East Ohio Regional Hospital in Martin’s Ferry, Ohio. William was born Sept. 22, 1927, son of the late Howard and Beatrice Yates. He was preceded in death, in addition to...

Donald Eugene Smallwood

  Donald Eugene Smallwood, 80, of Harrisville, Ohio, died Wednesday November 23, 2011 at the Harrison County Home. He was born November 13, 1931, a son of the late Francis and Elsie Satterfield Smallwood. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a...

Betty I. Ferda

Betty I. Ferda, 85, Harrisville, died Wednesday, April 20, 2011 at Liza’s Place in Wheeling, W.Va. She was born Aug. 22, 1925 in Gandyville, W.Va., a daughter of the late Oscar and Roxie Martin Meddles. She was preceded in death, in addition to her parents, by her...

Anne Mae Burkhart Luber

Anne Mae Burkahrt Luber, died Monday, April 11, 2011 following a brief illness. She was born on Nov. 4, 1911 in Forrest City, Ariz., the daughter of the late Frank and Mattie Fleschutte Burkhart. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her step mother...

Chester “Dean” Rinkes

Chester “Dean” Rinkes, 82, of Harrisville, Ohio, died peacefully Saturday June 12, 2010 at Ohio Valley Medical Center, Wheeling, surrounded by his family. He was born in Harrisville on February 29, 1928, a son of the late Chester and Elizabeth Yost Rinkes....