Program aimed at helping teens gain leadership, build mentorship skills getting grant

Sep 17, 2015
WTVO9 - JEFFERSON COUNTY, Ohio - A local program aimed at helping teens gain leadership and build mentorship skills is getting financial boost. The Brightway Center in Smithfield is working with the Jefferson County Educational Service...

Brightway Center holds annual ‘Day of Champions’

Jul 10, 2015
Despite the gloomy day, the Brightway Center in Jefferson County still held its annual ‘Day of Champions.’ It's a day about teaching kids the meaning of leadership and teamwork. Kids in grades 6-12 from all over Jefferson County were...

Pink shirts help unite run/walk event participants

Jun 29, 2015
There was quite an array of pink shirts among the 40 participants who took part in the Hope in Motion Run/Walk sponsored June 20 by Brightway Center. This was a big part of the family of Josephine Omaits, who went through treatment for...

Griffin: Educators make a difference in children’s lives

Oct 16, 2014
An estimated 90 educators from throughout the area gathered during the annual Administrator's Breakfast Meeting on Thursday at the Knights of Columbus Hall in Mingo Junction. Sponsored by the Jefferson County Educational Service Center...

School joins forces with Brightway Center

Jun 10, 2014
Buckeye Local Junior High School is teaming up with Brightway Center to provide a positive outlet for youth, according to officials. Principal Jason Kovalski is working with Cathy Takach, director of programming and community relations...

Brightway Ribbon

May 19, 2014
August 24, 2014 A Steubenville Chamber of Commerce ribbon cutting for the Brightway Center’s activity building was held Wednesday, with Kara’s Kids — young people who meet and volunteer for Brightway— as well as adult volunteers and...