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Manchin, Capito vote to advance pipeline

January 14, 2015 PARKERSBURG — A West Virginia senator was among the Democrats Monday who voted to open debate on a bill approving the Keystone XL Pipeline. The procedural vote was 63-32 with Sen. Joe Manchin, D-W.Va. more »»

Hupp sentenced for assault

January 14, 2015 MARIETTA — A Lowell man will spend more than a year in prison after assaulting his father in early 2014. more »»

Arroyo sentenced on burglary charge

January 14, 2015 MARIETTA — A woman caught in the act of burglarizing Washington Elementary School last October was sentenced to a six-month jail term and five years of community control in Washington County Common... more »»

Woman accepts plea deal in generator theft

January 14, 2015 MARIETTA — A Newark, Ohio, woman who rented two generators from United Rentals on Pike Street but never returned the machines pleaded guilty to a fifth-degree felony charge of theft in Washington... more »»

GOP to focus on job growth

January 13, 2015 CHARLESTON — The West Virginia Legislature’s incoming Republican leadership says job creation and growth will be the number one goal and priority this legislative session. more »»

Mayors: Expand home rule

January 13, 2015 CHARLESTON — Even as West Virginia’s Municipal Home Rule Pilot Program expands from four to 20 cities, Wheeling Mayor Andy McKenzie and Charleston Mayor Danny Jones want state lawmakers to continue... more »»

OSU fans gather for championship

January 13, 2015 PARKERSBURG — As college football fans across the area gathered to see the NCAA college football playoff national championship game Monday night, there was some debate as to who would win. more »»

Commission asked to relocate gravestones

January 13, 2015 PARKERSBURG — Bob Enoch with the Wood County Historical and Preservation Society asked the county to consider moving six gravestones back to their original location in the Kincheloe/Vandivier... more »»

Debate continues over water

January 13, 2015 CHARLESTON — Just a year removed from one of the worst environmental disasters in Mountain State history, officials continue to debate how best to preserve and protect West Virginia’s most abundant... more »»

Changes to Freedom of Information law discussed

January 13, 2015 CHARLESTON — Incoming House of Delegates Speaker Tim Armstead said he’d like to see lawmakers strengthen West Virginia’s Freedom of Information Act during the upcoming session. more »»

House to be demolished

January 13, 2015 PARKERSBURG — Four demolition bids were opened Monday by the Wood County Commission for 643 Hill St., which has been the subject of repeated complaints to the county compliance office. more »»

Belpre council discusses upcoming projects

January 13, 2015 BELPRE — At its first meeting of 2015, Belpre City Council learned that a few projects in the works are moving forward. more »»

Salvation Army chapter heads leaving

January 13, 2015 PARKERSBURG — Although they were not here for very long, the Mid-Ohio Valley has left a mark on John and Sharon Autr. more »»

Dolls, bears big hits at show

January 12, 2015 MARIETTA — Decent weather allowed collectors to come out in droves, snatching up that much sought doll or collector bear at the 24th annual Teddy Bear and Doll Show and Sale on Sunday at the... more »»

Benefit event planned for 2-year-old Whipple girl

January 12, 2015 WHIPPLE — On average, Whipple resident Lindsey Morgenstern finds herself making a trip to Nationwide Children’s Hospital in Columbus twice a week for her daughter Hailey’s cancer treatments. more »»

Salvation Army commanders leaving for new jobs

January 12, 2015 Lts. John and Sharon Autry, commanders of the Parkersburg chapter of the Salvation Army are leaving for jobs in Jackson, Miss. Read the story in The News and Sentinel on Tuesday. more »»

Buckeye Fever at epidemic proportions for title game

January 12, 2015 MARIETTA — Hibbett Sports manager Elyse Kornmiller said she and her fellow employees cannot keep Ohio State University gear on the shelve. more »»

Navigator offers up health plan advice

January 12, 2015 MARIETTA — For a lot of people, the national Health Insurance Marketplace can be confusing, which is why the area has its very own, designated expert to help people through the process of shopping... more »»

Parkersburg Easter Parade Committee holds meeting

January 12, 2015 PARKERSBURG — The sixth annual Parkersburg Easter Parade Committee met recently at Francis and Kiki Angelos’ house for appetizers and desserts for the first meeting to plan the 2015 Easter Parade. more »»



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