Sign In | Create an Account | Welcome, . My Account | Logout | Subscribe | Submit News | Facebook | Twitter | All Access E-Edition | Home RSS
 
 
 
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 »»

Beverly man new Glenville State mascot

May 4, 2015 GLENVILLE — Glenville State College freshman Matthew Roush, of Beverly, has been named the college’s Pioneer Mascot for the 2015-2016 year. more »»

Girl takes Best of Show in art contest

May 4, 2015 WILLIAMSTOWN — A Leon, W.Va., girl was the Best of Show in the West Virginia Junior Duck Stamp Art Contest hosted by the Ohio River Islands National Wildlife Refuge. more »»

Jackson, Edison competing in History Bowl

May 4, 2015 PARKERSBURG — Two middle schools from Wood County will be among the 24 teams competing Tuesday in the sixth annual State History Bowl Championship sponsored by the West Virginia Division of Culture... more »»

Onion fest has many layers

May 3, 2015 ST. MARYS — A festival to celebrate the arrival of the Vidalia Onion and to help those in need had it 11th edition Saturday during the Sweet Breath of Life Vidalia Onion Festival in St. Marys. more »»

Rendezvous on the River slated

May 3, 2015 PARKERSBURG — A look back at pioneer times in the Mid-Ohio Valley will be available this week on Blennerhassett Island Historical State Park. more »»

Professor to retire from Marietta College

May 3, 2015 MARIETTA — While graduating students prepare to say goodbye at Marietta College’s commencement Sunday, one beloved professor will be closing a nearly 40-year chapter at the school as he retires with... more »»

Local Golden Horseshoe winners announced

April 28, 2015 Staff Report PARKERSBURG — Golden Horseshoe winners from Wood County have been announced at Parkersburg Catholic High School and at Jackson Middle School. more »»

Marietta BOE approves new hires

April 28, 2015 MARIETTA — As a few faces will depart the Marietta City school district, three new faces will be found in administrative positions next school year. more »»

Fairytales come to life at Marietta picnic

April 27, 2015 MARIETTA — Fairies of all shapes, sizes and colors danced around Muskingum Park on Sunday to make the most of the sunny day. more »»

Church organizes garden to help drug addicts

April 27, 2015 PARKERSBURG — Two churches are working together to provide free and healthy produce while helping participants battle drug problems. Bill Hess, a member of Mt. more »»

 
 
 

 

I am looking for:
in:
News, Blogs & Events Web