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Ripley mom, daughters win contest

May 10, 2015 PARKERSBURG — A retired librarian and her two daughters are the winners of The Parkersburg News and Sentinel Mother-Daughter Look-Alike Contest. more »»

Cottrill looks back on 100 years

May 10, 2015 PARKERSBURG — Lucy Metz Cottrill looked back on 100 years of life Saturday with a gathering of friends and family at the home of her daughter in Parkersburg. more »»

Vandalia-Con runs May 22-24

May 10, 2015 PARKERSBURG — For a second year, the Vandalia-Con Steampunk Convention will be coming to Parkersburg with the goal of raising awareness about breast cance. more »»

Car show to help Wounded Warrior Project

May 10, 2015 PARKERSBURG — A car show this month will benefit veterans. more »»

Wood Whispers honors writers, artists

May 9, 2015 PARKERSBURG — Student writers, artists and photographers gathered Thursday for the 36th annual Wood Whispers awards luncheon. more »»

Veterans Museum provides mini fest at park

May 9, 2015 VIENNA — The Veterans Museum of Mid-Ohio Valley Director Gary Ferris said a “mini fest would be the chance to try out a new idea for us,” and that’s what he has done. more »»

Big Sandy reports successful Charity Challenge event

May 9, 2015 PARKERSBURG — Big Sandy Superstore Friday announced the results of its latest Charity Challenge held in March. more »»

Heart Walk adds strokes

May 8, 2015 PARKERSBURG — The fundraising goal for the 2015 Mid-Ohio Valley Heart & Stroke Walk is $40,000, but organizers said Thursday that is not the event’s primary focus. more »»

Food drive set for Saturday

May 8, 2015 PARKERSBURG — Daily, the United States Postal Service will take any mail from a home not yet postmarke. more »»

Community yard sale today

May 8, 2015 MARIETTA — While clothing might be a normal yard sale staple, it won’t be on the tables of books, knick knacks and appliances at the Great American Yard Sale this afternoon. more »»

Free Science Day set for students

May 8, 2015 PARKERSBURG — Saturday’s Free Science Day at Hamilton Middle School is what one might consider a big scientific play day for students and adults alike. more »»

Officials to unveil community garden

May 8, 2015 PARKERSBURG — Representatives from the city of Parkersburg, the state of West Virginia and Highmark West Virginia will participate in a ribbon cutting for the new community garden at the Point Park... more »»

Give Local event a success

May 7, 2015 PARKERSBURG — The Give Local fundraising event this week was another successful endeavor, organizers said. more »»

Organizers announce vets memorial dedication

May 7, 2015 RENO — The new veterans memorial on Ohio 7 in Reno will be dedicated on May 25, Memorial Day, organizers announced on Wednesday. more »»

Sams wins at State Social Studies Fair

May 7, 2015 PARKERSBURG — North Christian School student Jenna Sams won first place at the West Virginia State Social Studies Fair. more »»

Soloists to join Children's Chorus for show

May 7, 2015 PARKERSBURG — A concert at the Smoot Theatre on Friday will include a song about saving arts programs in the school. more »»

Joanna Tomblin to speak at OVU

May 7, 2015 VIENNA — The governor’s wife will deliver the keynote address 10 a.m. Saturday at the 54th annual Ohio Valley University Commencement, the school has announced. more »»

Boll wins documentary award

May 7, 2015 BOSTON — “A Small Good Thing,” a film by Parkersburg native Pamela Tanner Boll, recently won the Best Documentary Award at its premiere at the 2015 Boston International Film Festival. more »»

Baldwin concert slated for Sunday

May 7, 2015 MARIETTA — A free Mother’s Day concert by singer Jessica Baldwin will be held 3 p.m. Sunday in the Evergreen Arts & Humanities Series in the Graham Auditorium at Washington State Community College. more »»

Volunteers needed for river sweep

May 7, 2015 PARKERSBURG — Volunteers are needed for the 2015 Ohio River Sweep on June 20. more »»



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