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Woman’s body found in Wirt County

October 25, 2014 ELIZABETH — The body of a Vienna woman was discovered in Wirt County on Friday, officials said. more »»

Water main rupture disrupts Belpre’s water

October 25, 2014 BELPRE — A water main rupture near the base of the Belpre water towers interrupted water service to the entire town on Friday, officials said. more »»

Clerk: Early voting goes well

October 25, 2014 PARKERSBURG — Nearly 1,800 residents voted in Wood County on the first two days of early voting at the downtown precinct. more »»

Police search for hit-and-run driver continues

October 25, 2014 PARKERSBURG — Police say the suspect in a Thursday night hit-and-run on St. Marys Avenue was driving a red, four-door vehicle, make and model unknown. more »»

Bond set in apartment building shooting

October 25, 2014 By JEFFREY SAULTON PARKERSBURG — Bond was set at $400,000 for a man arrested Friday in connection with a shooting at a 22nd Street apartment building Thursday. more »»

Bull Creek home destroyed in fire

October 25, 2014 BULL CREEK — Five volunteer fire departments were called out to a trailer fire Friday afternoon. Kim Marshall, chief of the Deerwalk Volunteer Fire Department, said the call came in at about 4:30 p. more »»

Marietta College debuts Multicultural Day

October 25, 2014 MARIETTA — Aimed at showcasing the school’s diverse collection of inclusive groups, Marietta College celebrated its inaugural Multicultural Day Friday. more »»

Church of Christ hits 130 years

October 25, 2014 MARIETTA — Looking at the modern brick building on the corner of Sixth and Washington streets, it may be difficult to believe the Church of Christ congregation recently celebrated 100 years at that... more »»

Coolville residents sentenced

October 25, 2014 ATHENS — Two Coolville residents were sentenced to prison this week after pleading guilty to charges related to manufacturing methamphetamine. Bernard T. Delancy, 24, and Mary L. more »»

Parkersburg PD adds prescription med drop box

October 25, 2014 PARKERSBURG — People can now bring unused medication to the Parkersburg Police Department at any time. more »»

Incomplete GED tests soon invalid

October 25, 2014 PARKERSBURG — Time is running out for students who are only part-way done with their GED testing in West Virginia, officials said. On Dec. more »»

Williamstown students take part in college week

October 25, 2014 WILLIAMSTOWN — To promote the statewide “College Application and Exploration Week,” Williamstown High School encouraged seniors to complete all college applications for any school they wish to... more »»

Senior food program collecting donations

October 25, 2014 PARKERSBURG — Winter is approaching and it is time to help senior citizens prepare for inclement weather, say organizers with the Stop Senior Hunger Food Drive by the Comfort Keepers of the Mid-Ohio... more »»

Council to vote on solicitation ordinance

October 25, 2014 PARKERSBURG — City Council will vote Tuesday on the final reading of an ordinance setting a penalty of up to $500 for engaging in aggressive solicitation. more »»

Old vs. new in Ohio House race

October 25, 2014 MARIETTA — Washington County residents will choose between the Republican incumbent and a Democrat in his second try for the House of Representatives in the November general election. more »»

Second robbery suspect has bond hearing

October 25, 2014 PARKERSBURG — A day after his brother appeared for a bond hearing, the second of two men arrested for the Sept. 30 robbery of a convenience store appeared in Wood County Circuit Court on Thursday. more »»

Jack Nohe to receive award

October 25, 2014 PARKERSBURG — The Sons of the American Revolution will honor Jack Nohe of Vienna as its Fireman of the Year for 2014. more »»

Rosemar Fatality

October 24, 2014 VIENNA — Former Wood County Circuit Court Judge Daniel Douglass died Thursday in a two-vehicle accident at the intersection of Rosemar Road and Millstone Drive in Vienna, officials said. more »»

Police looking for red car in hit-run

October 24, 2014 PARKERSBURG — Police say the suspect in a Thursday night hit and run on St. Marys Avenue was driving a red, four-door vehicle, make and model unknown. more »»

Water service disrupted in Belpre

October 24, 2014 The west end of Belpre is without water because of a main line problem near the water tank, city officials said. more »»

Body found in Wirt County

October 24, 2014 West Virginia State Police are at Sugar Camp Road in Wirt County where they are investigating the suspicious death of a female, Lt. Michael Baylous of the State Police said. more »»


Haunted Trail October 25, 2014

The Jackson County Junior Fair Equine committee is hosting their 6th annual Haunted Trail and Not So Spooky Wagon Rides. The 1/2 mile haunted trail is an easy, but scary stroll through the woods. It is not recommended for young children and costs $. more »

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