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Courage to Change has served more than 8,000

November 22, 2014 PARKERSBURG — The Courage to Change Community Recovery Center Inc. has served more than 8,000 individuals as it continues to expand its programming and services. more »»

Manchin: Obama should have waited

November 22, 2014 PARKERSBURG — The president should have given Congress time to react before issuing an executive order on immigration and making it immediately effective, a West Virginia senator said on Friday. more »»

Pair charged with counterfeiting, making meth

November 22, 2014 PARKERSBURG — Two people were arrested by the Parkersburg Police Department after it received a complaint about counterfeit money, the chief of police said on Thursday. more »»

Phillips retains seat in Ohio House

November 22, 2014 MARIETTA — Ohio Rep. Debbie Phillips, the Democratic incumbent representing Ohio’s 94th House District, will keep her seat after all four counties in the district finalized results from the Nov. more »»

Homestead Exemption deadline is Dec. 1

November 22, 2014 PARKERSBURG — Those who are 65 and older or permanently disabled have until Dec. 1 to sign up for the Homestead Exemption, which provides a tax break. more »»

Voycik-Meredith returns to Actors Guild stage

November 22, 2014 PARKERSBURG — Su Voycik-Meredith is thrilled to be back on stage at the Actors Guild of Parkersburg. Voycik-Meredith is portraying Mrs. more »»

Man sentenced for possessing child porn image

November 22, 2014 MARIETTA — A former Marietta man was sentenced to 17 months in prison Friday after he was found to be in possession of sexually oriented images involving a minor. Matthew R. Fitch, 41, of 571 . more »»

Eddy sentenced for violence, theft

November 22, 2014 MARIETTA — A New Matamoras man was sentenced to six months in the Washington County jail, five years of post-release community control and was ordered to pay more than $3,000 in restitution for... more »»

Venham indicted for vehicular homicide

November 22, 2014 MARIETTA — The driver of a vehicle that crashed in Liberty Township, killing a 19-year-old Marietta woman on Sept. 21, was among 12 people indicted by a Washington County grand jury this week. more »»

Woman sentenced for heroin possession

November 22, 2014 MARIETTA — A Parkersburg woman was sentenced to 32 days in the Washington County Jail and one year of post-release community control after she was found to be in possession of heroin in January. more »»

Marietta man sentenced on weapons charge

November 22, 2014 MARIETTA — A Marietta man was sentenced to 40 days in the Washington County Jail and three years of post-release community control after pleading guilty to a third-degree felony charge of possessing... more »»

Stephens publishes first book

November 22, 2014 PARKERSBURG — The first book published by local author Joe Stephens is available on Amazon. Joe Stephens, 51, of Parkersburg has published “Harsh Prey, A Shalan Adventure. more »»

Local students compete at national finals

November 22, 2014 PARKERSBURG — Parkersburg High School students have placed well in the National Academic Challenge and continue to compete. From 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. more »»

Decatur church tiny, but active

November 22, 2014 LITTLE HOCKING—Pots of slow-churned apple butter bubbled over open flames in the Decatur United Methodist Church parking lot. more »»

Holly Days court crowned

November 22, 2014 VIENNA — Several local young people were chosen to reign for the next year during the annual Vienna Holly Days Pageants on Nov. 8 at the Parkersburg Country Club. more »»

Authorities looking into pair of deaths

November 22, 2014 PARKERSBURG — The Wood County Sheriff’s Department is investigating the death of two people found Thursday in their residence in Davisville, the sheriff’s department said Friday. more »»

Commission talks legislative issues

November 21, 2014 PARKERSBURG — With the recent Republican sweep of the state Legislature, Wood County Commissioner Blair Couch anticipates “a lot of opportunity, more so than prior years,” in getting issues of... more »»

Study on health services requested

November 21, 2014 PARKERSBURG — An association specializing in behavioral healthcare is asking state legislators to review management systems for those providers, saying the system is unnecessarily complicated and... more »»

Two found dead in Davisville residence

November 21, 2014 PARKERBURG Two people were found dead Thursday afternoon in a residence in Davisville, according to the Wood County Sheriff's Department. more »»

Broadband Council prepares to dissolve

November 21, 2014 CHARLESTON — A council created to bring broadband access to rural areas of West Virginia will dissolve at the end of this year. more »»

Two teens injured in fire

November 21, 2014 LITTLE HOCKING — Two youth Wednesday were burned after gasoline thrown onto a fire to cook hot dogs exploded, officials in Washington County said Thursday. The incident occurred around 7:30 p.m. more »»


The Wayfarer & The Love Talker November 22, 2014

The Theatre at Marietta College

The Wayfarer by Valery Briusov The Love Talker by Deborah Pryor A deliciously dark double-bill directed by Jeffrey M. Cordell Nov. 14 & 15 at 8pm / Nov. 16 at 2pm Nov. 21 at 8pm / Nov. more »

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November 10, 2014 Since the holiday season is coming up, and many will be thinking of holiday gift ideas, here is one for the budding artist in your life. more »

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