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Salvation Army feeds hundreds

November 27, 2015 PARKERSBURG — It was the first Thanksgiving in Parkersburg for Majors Mike and Nettie Morton of the Salvation Army. It was smiles all around for a bit. Then notes began being made for next yea. more »»

Man sought for southside robbery

November 27, 2015 PARKERSBURG – A man armed with a gun robbed a south Parkersburg gambling business, the Parkersburg Police Department said. Officers were dispatched 2:45 a.m. to the City Perk at 2520 Pike St. more »»

Thousands participate in City Park race

November 27, 2015 PARKERSBURG — One of the things about the annual Parkersburg Turkey Trot at City Park is one can turn the event into a leisurely stroll. You just can’t stroll too slowly. more »»

Residents must offer reasons for missing Ruble jury duty

November 27, 2015 MARIETTA — It might be a lesson to anyone who is thinking about skipping jury duty next time around as 55 Washington County residents have been called to report to Washington County Common Pleas... more »»

Christmas spirit ready to parade down area streets

November 27, 2015 Streets in the Mid-Ohio Valley will be aglow with Christmas spirit over the weekend as communities put on holiday light parade. more »»

Toys for Tots campaign at City Park tonight

November 27, 2015 PARKERSBURG — The Mid-Ohio Valley Toys for Tots program continues tonight with train rides around City Park. more »»

Residents come together for holiday feasts

November 27, 2015 RENO — A warm meal with old friends and neighbors is the reason many chose to attend the free community dinners in the area Thursda. more »»

Couple sentenced on drug charges

November 27, 2015 PARKERSBURG — Two individuals indicted as co-defendants on drug-related charges by the May grand jury were sentenced in Wood County Circuit Court Wednesda. more »»

DNR requests help from Wood hunters

November 27, 2015 PARKERSBURG — On Wednesday, 11 deer escaped from a Wood County captive cervid facility, said the West Virginia Division of Natural Resources. more »»

Gingerbread house contest underway

November 27, 2015 ATHENS, Ohio — The third annual Uptown for the Holidays Gingerbread House Display and Competition is underway in Athens. more »»

Church prepares big holiday feast

November 26, 2015 PARKERSBURG — There is a side door to the First Christian Church on Washington Avenue — one which leads to the kitchen. more »»

Meters won't push bikes off Second Street

November 26, 2015 PARKERSBURG — Even if metered parking comes back to Second Street, it won’t mean the end of bike lanes on the road, Mayor Jimmy Colombo said. more »»

Seats still available for Chamber dinner

November 26, 2015 PARKERSBURG — Seats remain for the annual dinner and awards presentation of the Chamber of Commerce of the Mid-Ohio Valley on Wednesday at the Parkersburg Art Center. more »»

Police arrest shooting suspect

November 26, 2015 PARKERSBURG — On Wednesday evening, Parkersburg Police arrested the man who allegedly shot a homeowner earlier this week. more »»

BOE approves security cameras

November 26, 2015 PARKERSBURG — The Wood County Board of Education Tuesday approved a $185,000 contract for purchase and installation of security cameras at schools throughout the district. more »»

WCCC marks holiday with dinner, reflection

November 26, 2015 MARIETTA — Whether local residents are spending today with family, friends or neighbors, gratitude and sharing are the basis of the Thanksgiving holiday. more »»

Elves returning to Downtown PKB

November 26, 2015 PARKERSBURG — Elves will be on the shelves and elsewhere in 20 downtown businesses throughout much of Decembe. more »»

Woman sentenced on theft count

November 26, 2015 MARIETTA — A Williamstown woman who was found to be running checks from other people to send money to an online boyfriend was sentenced to 32 days in the Washington County Jail and was ordered to pa... more »»

Photos to feature Santa, pets, kids

November 26, 2015 VIENNA — A group dedicated to preserving the Red and White Irish Setter has set up a time this weekend to allow people to come in and have their pets and kids pictures taken with Santa. more »»

Art center open house to feature tree display

November 26, 2015 PARKERSBURG — The Parkersburg Art Center will kick off its annual holiday tree display called “Artist-Trees” during an open house Saturday. The holiday open house will be 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Nov. more »»

Marietta to launch holiday campaign

November 26, 2015 MARIETTA — The Marietta-Washington County Convention and Visitors Bureau is set to launch its 25 Days of Merry-Etta campaign during this year’s Small Business Saturday to encourage residents and... more »»


Steak fry November 28, 2015

BEVERLY — Beverly Post 389 of the American Legion will hold a steak fry from 5:30-8:30 p.m. Nov. 28 at the post home at 114 Main St. in Beverly.The event is open to the public. more »

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