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School bands to compete

October 10, 2015 MARIETTA — The annual Band-O-Rama organized by the Marietta High School Band Boosters will be 11 a.m. today at Don Drumm Stadium. Admission is $5. more »»

Families hold party for midwife

October 10, 2015 MARIETTA — Hidden in the conference room of the Marietta Gynecologic Associates’ office on Second Street Thursday afternoon, about a dozen families waited patiently to throw a surprise party for... more »»

Riverview Cemetery restoration under way

October 10, 2015 PARKERS BURG — The first phase of the historic Riverview Cemetery preservation/restoration project is complete and the Julia-Ann Square Historical Community Association is inviting the community to ... more »»

Gardening enthusiasts gathering for party

October 10, 2015 MARIETTA — Master gardeners and casual hobbyists alike are gearing up for lunch and a flowery education with the 33rd garden party sponsored by the Ohio State University Extension Master Gardener... more »»

Marietta family sees pope in Philly

October 10, 2015 MARIETTA — With shut-down highways, congested streets and long lines, the Schmidts, a family of five from Marietta, said their trip to see Pope Francis was nothing short of a modern day pilgrammage. more »»

Angel Tree efforts already underway

October 9, 2015 PARKERSBURG — The Salvation Army of Parkersburg is looking for families to assist through its Angel Tree program, folks willing to help them and venues that would like to play host to a tree. more »»

Cowboy drawn to woodturning

October 9, 2015 MARIETTA — Bruce Tuxhorn has worn several hats over the years. He has been a cowboy, lay preacher, chemical plant worker and business owner. more »»

WVU-Parkersburg holds moment of silence

October 9, 2015 PARKERSBURG — Students, faculty and staff at West Virginia University at Parkersburg Thursday afternoon to honor and remembered those who lost their lives in a mass murder a week prior more than... more »»

Fifth-graders tour dairy farm

October 9, 2015 MARIETTA — From touching a cow’s liver and heart with their bare hands to learning how milk travels from a cow to their grocery store, fifth grade students from across the county will head home this... more »»

'The Guitar Man' touring area

October 5, 2015 PARKERSBURG — The Artsbridge Artists-On-Tour series begins the new school year this wee. more »»

River Cities Symphony Orchestra opens concert season on Oct. 10

October 5, 2015 PARKERSBURG — The River Cities Symphony Orchestra will open its 2015-2016 concert season on Oct. 10 in Parkersburg, with additional shows through June 2016 in Parkersburg and Marietta. more »»

Local women take Jenco Award

October 3, 2015 BELPRE — Nancy Sams, president of the Belpre Historical Society, is a 2015 Jenco Foundation Fund Award recipient. more »»

South student nurturing music career

October 3, 2015 PARKERSBURG — Life takes many different paths depending on decisions made. more »»

Crowley to be honored at Marietta College

October 3, 2015 MARIETTA — Thomas John Crowley, a 1965 graduate of Parkersburg Catholic High School, will be posthumously inducted into the Marietta College Hall of Honor Oc. more »»

Red Cross plans blood drives

October 3, 2015 PARKERSBURG — Blood drives have been scheduled in the region in October by the American Red Cross during Breast Cancer Awareness Month. more »»

ACS to hold community event Oct. 22

October 3, 2015 PARKERSBURG — The community has always shown a lot of support for the American Cancer Society and now it wants to show how much the community means to the ACS. more »»

Tickets on sale for West Virginia Music HOF induction ceremony

October 3, 2015 CHARLESTON — Tickets are now on sale for the West Virginia Music Hall of Fame’s 2015 induction ceremony. The event will be held Saturday, Oct. 24, at the Culture Center Theater in Charleston. more »»

Chili cookoff moved to Sunday

October 2, 2015 PARKERSBURG — A cold and rainy forecast has prompted the Chamber of Commerce of the Mid-Ohio Valley to move the Great Bowls of Fire Chili Cookoff from Saturday to Sunday, said Jill Parsons,... more »»

Lowell ready for island festival

October 2, 2015 LOWELL — With days spent hunched over sliced kielbasa, bratwurst and onions, organizers of Lowell’s 40th annual Octoberfest are laying the groundwork for the ruby anniversary. more »»

Junior League seeks members, projects

October 2, 2015 PARKERSBURG — The Junior League of Parkersburg is looking for new members and opportunities to volunteer. The Junior League, celebrating its 90th anniversary, has 12 active members. more »»



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