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Kids use other senses at inclusive egg hunt

March 30, 2015 PARKERSBURG — A number of area children got to understand what it was like to rely on their other senses when they were not able to see during an Easter Egg hunt at City Par. more »»

Marietta church holds egg hunt

March 30, 2015 MARIETTA — Pink, purple, blue and yellow eggs stuffed with candy and stickers were picked up by children from a year old to 14-years-old Sunday, during the annual River of Life Assembly of God’s... more »»

Museum welcomes Vietnam veterans

March 30, 2015 PARKERSBURG — Area veterans were able to reminisce about their days in the service Sunday as the Veterans Museum of the Mid-Ohio Valley hosted its annual “Welcome Home Vietnam Veterans” event. more »»

Stations of the Cross Walk slated for Friday

March 30, 2015 PARKERSBURG — There will be a slight step to the left with Good Friday’s Stations of the Cross Wal. more »»

Ohio OKs paperless proof of insurance

March 30, 2015 MARIETTA — Tech savvy drivers now have a new option for proving they are properly insured. more »»

Ohio crews hit area roads for slip repairs, repaving

March 30, 2015 MARIETTA — The yearly sign that spring is nearly here, orange barrels are already gracing some roadways and will begin to pop up along many more before summertim. more »»

Sewage plant project discussed in Marietta

March 30, 2015 MARIETTA — Marietta City Council’s water and sewer committee entered executive session Thursday afternoon to discuss “confidential issues and potential litigation. more »»

Wirt student wins business competition

March 30, 2015 ELIZABETH — A senior from Wirt County High School has received a $10,000 scholarship in the West Virginia Statewide High School Business Plan Competition. more »»

Gordon has a ball at benefit

March 29, 2015 PARKERSBURG — It was two parties in one at the Nemesis Shrine Center on Saturday. more »»

Parkersburg, Vienna collaborate in development competition

March 29, 2015 PARKERSBURG — Two river cities are cooperating in a promotion aimed at improving the overall community and the quality of life. more »»

Newspaper starts new promotion

March 29, 2015 PARKERSBURG — The Parkersburg News and Sentinel and Marietta A.M. on Wednesday will begin a new promotion with local Foodlands and Par-Mar/BP convenience stores. more »»

Greenhouses ready with pansies

March 29, 2015 MARIETTA — Bright pansies of every color ready to be planted. Pink and purple petunias ready to grace someone’s porch in hanging baskets. more »»

Jackson hospital gets scanner

March 29, 2015 RIPLEY — Jackson General Hospital has a new piece of equipment that can provide better scans of the heart than anything it had before and can determine if a patient has had or is about to have a... more »»

Dean Jones starts his own company

March 29, 2015 PARKERSBURG — When it is his name on the company, a local builder wants people to know that he takes what they need done very seriously. more »»

CAS Cable launches new Internet speeds

March 29, 2015 PARKERSBURG — CAS Cable, a local Internet, cable and phone company, has launched new Internet speeds in the Mid-Ohio Valley and is giving customers a free speed increase, the company said. more »»

Fishing ripples throughout Elizabeth man's life

March 29, 2015 ELIZABETH — A fish considered the trophy of trophies has for more than eight decades captured the attention of Roy Mace — the muskellunge, or musky or muskie, depending on where you are from. more »»

Mountwood Easter Egg hunt weathers snow, cold

March 29, 2015 VOLCANO — Despite weather more suited for indoor activities, the annual Easter Egg Hunt at Mountwood Park drew a small, but enthusiastic crowd Saturda. more »»

Farmers Castle expansion opens

March 29, 2015 BELPRE — The Farmers Castle Museum Education Center will open for its 2015 season on Wednesday, kicking off the season with a special exhibi. more »»

New gun law in effect in Ohio

March 29, 2015 MARIETTA — Ohio now has a new gun law with several provisions that are “troubling” for some but considered a small victory for others. more »»

Files of public employees accessible

March 29, 2015 MARIETTA — Packed in file cabinets, sometimes stored in dusty basement back rooms, personnel files seem like the obscure sort of documents that rarely see the light of da. more »»

Selby to offer more rooms, more services for patients

March 29, 2015 MARIETTA — When construction began in January at Selby General Hospital, the goal of the project was to bring ease of care to patients. more »»


History program April 3, 2015

MARIETTA — The next Brown Baggin' Thru History program will be noon-1 p.m. April 3 at Campus Martius Museum at 601 Second St. in Marietta.Admission is free to the program, due to support from the Washington County Public Library. more »

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