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W.Va. delegation returns from trade mission

May 30, 2015 PARKERSBURG — Area Economic Development Authority officials along with West Virginia Gov. Earl Ray Tomblin and other state officials recently returned from a trade mission to Japan. more »»

Manchin: U.S. needs to boost manufacturing

May 30, 2015 CANAAN VALLEY, W.Va.— Sen. Joe Manchin was the keynote speaker Thursday for a three-day conference intended to promote small business throughout the stat. more »»

Postal Service closes Fort Neal Station

May 30, 2015 PARKERSBURG — The U.S. Postal Service suspended operations at the Fort Neal Station in south Parkersburg due to safety concerns with the building, officials said Friday. more »»

Students found with drug paraphernalia

May 30, 2015 PARKERSBURG — Deputy sheriffs from Wood County were called to Blennerhassett Middle School Friday after two students were allegedly found in possession of drug paraphernalia. more »»

Williamstown officials hope sidewalks spur improvements

May 30, 2015 WILLIAMSTOWN — Through the neighborhood that runs along the Ohio River in Williamstown just west of the bridge, some run-down houses mix with classic, older houses and new riverfront estates that... more »»

CAS expands services to Belpre

May 30, 2015 BELPRE— In the 1970s, CAS Cable began offering cable television service in Wood County. Over the years the services CAS Cable offers have grown along with the territory it covers. more »»

Lower taxes for Ohio farms come with a surprising price

May 30, 2015 MARIETTA — Ohio farmers will have a less drastic tax increase in 2015 as opposed to past years as a result of recent legislation affecting the valuation of agricultural lan. more »»

Mon Power prepares for hot summer

May 30, 2015 PARKERSBURG — With hot, humid weather producing higher electric usage, Mon Power is completing projects, inspections and equipment maintenance across its 34-county service territory in north central... more »»

Manufacturing industry honors Senator Capito

May 30, 2015 BEVERLY, W.Va. — The National Association of Manufacturers presented Sen. Shelley Moore Capito, R-W.Va., with an award for advancing manufacturing Thursday at Armstrong World Industries in Beverly. more »»

New portion of Corridor H opens in Grant County

May 30, 2015 BISMARCK, W.Va. — Calling it “another bite out of the pie that’s been here a long time,” Gov. more »»

Beverly Village Council discusses budget issues, solutions

May 30, 2015 BEVERLY — Potential cuts, including cell phones, the swimming pool, uniforms for personnel and the senior center, were discussed during a Beverly Village council meeting Thursday evening, but no... more »»

Two indicted for allegedly stealing from elderly woman

May 30, 2015 MARIETTA — Two Marietta residents were indicted this week on charges of theft and receiving stolen property after an investigation by the Ohio Bureau of Criminal Investigation. Kenneth W. more »»

Belpre church dates back to 1827

May 30, 2015 BELPRE — After the first pioneers landed in Marietta, they formed the First Congregational Church. more »»

Marshall Tucker Band to play Parkersburg Homecoming

May 29, 2015 PARKERSBURG — The sounds of Southern rock, country music and Motown will ring from the main stage at the 2015 Parkersburg Homecoming. more »»

Erickson ready for big workday

May 29, 2015 PARKERSBURG — A wrench in the works on Saturday morning would be a good thing at the Erickson All-Sports Facilit. more »»

Vienna council OKs ordinances

May 29, 2015 VIENNA — Four ordinances had readings during the Vienna City Council meeting Thursday. more »»

Magistrate court subpoena procedure changing

May 29, 2015 PARKERSBURG — A change in the magistrate court subpoena process effective mid-June could mean more work and additional expense for the office of the Wood County Prosecutor. more »»

Young Democrats seek members

May 29, 2015 PARKERSBURG — A newly created local chapter of the West Virginia Young Democrats is looking for members. more »»

What's Next? group to meet

May 29, 2015 PARKERSBURG — A group developing a forward-thinking plan for Wood County on Tuesday will review its preliminary findings from a series of meetings with residents. more »»

Stephens stepping down

May 29, 2015 PARKERSBURG — After 10 years with the Bernard McDonough Foundation, Robert Stephens is stepping down as president but will continue on as part of its governing board. more »»

Marietta schools begin summer break

May 29, 2015 MARIETTA — A few new tests, egg-dropping science experiments, new band uniforms, farewells to retiring teachers and a handful of snow days later, Marietta City Schools dismissed its students Thursda... more »»


Dance May 31, 2015

PARKERSBURG – Tina's Dance Studio-One will hold its 33rd annual review 6:30 p.m. Saturday and 2 p.m. Sunday at the Parkersburg South High School Auditorium. Tickets are $8 and will be available at the door. more »

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