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A Special Message from EM-Media

Everyone at EM-Media would like our clients and all local businesses to know that we are here for you. Here is a special message from EM-Media President & Owner, Jim Emmerling.


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East Liverpool City Hospital

Established in 1905, East Liverpool City Hospital has sustained its heritage in providing health care services to the community it has served for more than 113 years. ELCH is committed to providing the highest quality of health care by positioning the community and its patients at the center of the health care services it provides, while staying up to date on the latest technological advancements in the health care industry.

East Liverpool City Hospital is working hard to keep our community informed of any positive COVID-19 cases within our facility. Know that ELCH is taking ALL the precautions necessary to protect our community, staff, and front line healthcare teams. We ask for our community’s support and cooperation as our staff and healthcare teams work tirelessly to care, not only for our confirmed COVID-19 patients, but for ALL our patients within our facility. We are in this together and we will get through this together. East Liverpool City Hospital – You Are Our Priority – We Are Your Hospital


Social distancing and the close of non-essential businesses has changed many of the ways our clients do day to day business. Here are some of those updates.

Ace Optical

Ace Optical in Downtown Steubenville is currently open Monday through Friday from 9am to noon.

Hauser’s Furniture

For over 75 years, Hauser’s Furniture has been servicing the community’s furniture, appliances, and flooring needs. We are currently open and practicing social distancing at the store. Please call or visit our website to find what you’re looking for. Go to hausersfurniturestore.com for details. We are here to help you!

Tri-State Medical Group

Tri-State Medical Group has you covered! Follansbee Pharmacy, Tri-State Pharmacy, Value Leader Pharmacy & Tri-State Medical (Supply) are all here for you, whether you prefer curbside pick-up, home delivery, or mailing your packages. Call us at your preferred location to place an order or answer any questions: Tri-State Pharmacy (304) 723-6331; Tri-State Medical (304) 797-8746; Follansbee Pharmacy (304) 527-1004; Value Leader Pharmacy (740) 314-5321 or visit us online at tristatemedicalgroup.com. We also have our own hand sanitizer compounded at Tri-State Pharmacy now available at all our locations!

The UPS Store Steubenville

The UPS Store Steubenville would like to let all our customers know that we are open normal business hours for all your mailing, packing, printing, shipping and receiving needs.

SVRTA – Steel Valley Regional Transit Authority

Due to the COVID-19 emergency, the Steel Valley Regional Transit Authority will be operating on a Saturday schedule, as of March 30, 2020. This Saturday schedule will continue until Ohio Governor Mike DeWine, and the Jefferson County Department of Health, have determined the COVID-19 pandemic has passed and it is safe to continue normal operations. We ask that the Steel Valley RTA service be used only for essential trips such as travel to employment, medical appointments, grocery stores, etc. Complementary Paratransit will also continue to operate for essential trips only.

Softite Community Federal Credit Union

Drive thru access for Softite Community Federal Credit Union will be available during our normal business hours, unless adjusted due to staffing issues. Customers are encouraged to use online banking, mobile app, ATM and night deposits. We understand that some of our members may encounter economic hardships and we are here to help, contact one of our offices at:  (740) 314-8965, (740) 633-2103 or (740) 526-8103. Unfortunately, we also, want to remind everyone to remain vigilant for scams related to the coronavirus.

Gold, Khourey & Turak

In order to support the Coronavirus containment efforts, we are currently not permitting visitors to our Moundsville office, but remain committed to helping you and your family with your legal needs. GKT is open and we are available by telephone, email and 24 hours a day through our website. Feel free to reach out to us if you have any questions, concerns or are in need of legal assistance. We can be contacted at (304) 845-9750, by email, or through our website at gkt.com. Also, in an effort to help support local restaurants, Gold, Khourey & Turak will be giving away two restaurant gift cards to Marshall County Restaurants each week through June 5th. Follow us on Facebook for details and to enter our giveaway.


Elmhurst is following all CDC guidelines during the coronavirus pandemic. We have been doing a variety of activities with residents on each floor. Our residents are from the greatest generation, for that reason, they are accepting this new norm like troopers. We are looking for N-95 masks as our supplies are almost depleted.

Wheeling Tire

Wheeling Tire is an “essential” business and is currently open during our regular hours of business to serve all your automotive needs, including repairs, tires and more. Hours may change, therefore, always call us first at (304) 232-2490. Certainly, use our website to schedule your service appointments, ask for service quotes, browse tires and wheels, and get prices online, plus so much more.

Lorri Grisell State Farm 

Lorri Grisell State Farm’s office is closed, but currently our staff is taking phone calls and answering all your inquiries. Seems like we may be working remotely from home, but our phones are always answered for your questions. Please stay home and stay safe!!

Country Club Rehabilitation Campus

Country Club is a Senior Health Care Community that offers Rehabilitation & Therapy Services, Skilled & Restorative Nursing, and Independent & Assisted Living Apartments. Respite stays available at Country Club! Services Include: Restaurant Style Dining, Social & Spiritual Activities, Fully Furnished Rooms, Laundry & Housekeeping Services, and a Safe & Secure Environment. Visit countryclubretirementcampus.com to find your nearest location.

Capes & Tiaras Fantasy Birthday Parties

The Capes & Tiaras Annual Princess Tea has been rescheduled to June 6th from 12pm to 2pm at the Moundsville Center (the former WV Penitentiary. You can get tickets here: https://wvpentours.com/events/special-events/princess-tea/


Connecting Through Music

With the quarantine recommendations across the country due to COVID-19, people are finding different ways to connect with each other. Music provides such an outlet for people. Studies have shown that listening to music has a direct impact on the neuro-chemicals in the brain, many of which play a role in closeness and connection.  These same studies have also indicated that musical performance via: singing, dancing or drumming, releases additional endorphins and can result in a greater positive emotion.

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Attention all local, small business restaurant owners:

You are doing a lot to support everyone in this time of quarantine, therefore, we’d like to return the favor. Let EM-Media help you promote what your restaurant is currently offering by creating graphics for your social media accounts or updating your take out menus.  Please send your request or questions to our Creative Director, Larae Messer at larae@em-media.com.


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