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Dils building headed for auction Dec. 14

December 1, 2015 PARKERSBURG — An iconic downtown building could be going up on the auction block. more »»

Claywood PSD meeting tonight

December 1, 2015 PARKERSBURG — The Claywood Park Public Service District will hold a public meeting 5 p.. more »»

Belpre candidates address city council

December 1, 2015 BELPRE — Two people interested in representing the Third Ward on Belpre City Council talked about their interests and goals during a meeting Monday at the Belpre City Building. more »»

Summers, Hollen file papers for 9th

December 1, 2015 CHARLESTON — Angela Summers of Washington, W.Va., a Republican, has filed pre-candidacy papers to run for the West Virginia House of Delegates in the 9th District. more »»

Harrisville man faces drug charges

December 1, 2015 BELPRE — A Harrisville man is facing drug charges following a traffic stop last week at Farson Street and Ohio 7, the Belpre Police Department said. A few minutes before midnight Nov. more »»

Tree trimming time

December 1, 2015 Photo by Pamela Brust Workers from the city of Parkersburg string lights on the municipal Christmas tree Monday morning. The tree is in front of the Municipal Building and the Shaver Judicial Annex. more »»

Oil and Gas

December 1, 2015 Mid-Ohio Valley residents are learning lessons in patience, as hoped-for economic prosperity at the hands of the oil and natural gas industries has been slow to materializ. more »»

WVU-P considering offers for Market Street sites

December 1, 2015 PARKERSBURG — West Virginia University at Parkersburg will be considering offers for the Downtown Center on Market Street during Wednesday’s Board of Governors meeting. more »»

Officials to hold ‘Handle With Care’ workshop

December 1, 2015 PARKERSBURG — Officials will hold a public workshop in mid-December to introduce the Handle With Care program to Wood County Schools. more »»

Festival of Trees

December 1, 2015 By GRETCHEN RICHARDS-MEUNIER PARKERSBURG — The winners of the 29th annual Easter Seals Festival of Trees were announced Monday in advance of today’s auctio. more »»

Organizations to share $10K Cash for Your Magical Cause

December 1, 2015 VIENNA — Five local non-profit organizations will receive contributions through the Grand Central Mall’s Cash for Your Magical Cause program held Nov. 1-21. The five will share a $10,000 purs. more »»

Vienna to hold meeting on Brownfields application

December 1, 2015 VIENNA — The city of Vienna will hold a public meeting to discuss plans for an application for a Brownfields grant from the U.S. more »»

Development officials searching for new director

December 1, 2015 PARKERSBURG — Wood County Development Authority officials said they hope to have a replacement for former director Cam Huffman at the helm of the authority/Area Roundtable by the first of the new... more »»

Ohio deer hunters face warm season

December 1, 2015 MARIETTA — Though many people might have been a bit chilly going about their daily routine Monday, avid deer hunters in Ohio said the weather just might not have been cold enough. more »»

City academy participates in A-Can-A-Day Food Drive

December 1, 2015 PARKERSBURG — Parkersburg Academy and Montessori Adventure participated in A-Can-A-Day Food Drive and supplied food collection bags door-to-door in the surrounding neighborhoods. more »»

Belpre Police

December 1, 2015 BELPRE — The Belpre Police Department released the following reports on Nov. 30: * On Nov. 23, Jennifer D. McBrayer, 33, of 22199 Brister Road, Coolville, was cited for speed. more »»

Williamstown Police

December 1, 2015 WILLIAMSTOWN — The Williamstown Police Department released the following reports Nov. 30: * On Nov. 24, Gary D. more »»

Parkersburg Police

December 1, 2015 PARKERSBURG — The Parkersburg Police Department released the following reports Nov. 30: * Ernest Wade Boley, 37, of Parkersburg, was arrested Nov. more »»

Wood Magistrate

December 1, 2015 PARKERSBURG — The following cases appeared in Wood County Magistrate Court on Nov. 30: * Matthew David McCue, 39, 2905 27th St. more »»

Washington Sheriff

December 1, 2015 MARIETTA — The Washington County Sheriff’s Office released the following reports and charges on Nov. 30. * On Nov. 26, Sgt. more »»

Beverly, Waterford unite for parade

November 30, 2015 BEVERLY— Christmas is still a time for people and communities to come together to enjoy the sights and sounds of the holiday season. more »»


Christmas Concert December 4, 2015

PARKERSBURG — The Gospel Music Reunion Choir Christmas Concert will be 7 p.m. Dec. 4 at South Parkersburg Baptist Church, 1655 Blizzard Drive, south Parkersburg.A love offering will be taken. more »

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