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Warren Middle School a year away

August 30, 2014 MARIETTA — Marietta resident Margie Wesel was concerned when she heard she would have to uproot her four children from Warren Elementary School next year so they could all attend what will soon be... more »»

Division of Corrections considers loan program

August 30, 2014 PARKERSBURG — The August Interim Committee Meetings in Bridgeport this past week included a few tidbits that didn’t make it into earlier stories: The state Division of Corrections wants to create a... more »»

Lunchroom guidelines taking effect

August 30, 2014 MARIETTA — Ask 11-year-old Kylie Lamp of Marietta what food she likes best at school. Her answer is far from out of the ordinary. “Pizza is my favorite,” Lamp said. more »»

Heart Association releases statement on E-cigs

August 30, 2014 PARKERSBURG — A recent policy statement on electronic cigarettes issused by the American Heart Association has received mixed reviews. more »»

Calhoun man charged with sexual assault

August 30, 2014 GRANTSVILLE — A Calhoun County man is accused of repeatedly sexually assaulting his girlfriend while holding her against her will earlier this month. more »»

State program aids Salt Fork

August 30, 2014 MARIETTA — A project at Salt Fork State Park suggested by Ohioans has received state funding. The Ohio Department of Natural Resources has been accepting comments from residents since Apri. more »»

Norwood church's history tied to community

August 30, 2014 MARIETTA — Daily at noon the sound of chimes playing traditional Christian music drifts through the neighborhood surrounding the Norwood United Methodist Church in Mariett. more »»

Stabbing suspect sought

August 29, 2014 PARKERSBURG — Police continue to search for a suspect accused of stabbing another man during an argument that escalated into a fistfight Thursday afternoon. more »»

Residents pay respects at Vietnam memorial

August 29, 2014 PARKERSBURG — More than a thousand community members of all ages honored those who gave the ultimate sacrifice for their country as they attended the opening ceremonies for the Vietnam Traveling... more »»

Child's murder gaining attention

August 29, 2014 PARKERSBURG — The search for a man accused of killing a 1-year-old Parkersburg girl is getting attention around the state and beyond. more »»

Traffic stop results in two heroin arrests

August 29, 2014 PARKERSBURG — A total of $24,200 worth of suspected heroin was seized Thursday during and after a drug arrest on Interstate 77 outside of Parkersburg, officials said. more »»

Marietta seeking grant for treatment plant

August 29, 2014 MARIETTA — The third and final phase of Marietta’s wastewater treatment plant upgrade will cost an estimated $16,693,000, according to city engineer Joe Tucker, who addressed city council’s water,... more »»

Commissioners sign off on two projects

August 29, 2014 MARIETTA — The Washington County commissioners signed off on engineer Roger Wright’s application for two Ohio Public Works Commission projects Thursday. more »»

ADA garage renovation receives $50K in funds

August 29, 2014 VIENNA — Transferring funds to make the city’s new central garage on 60th Street compliant with the American with Disabilities Act was approved during the Vienna City Council meeting Thursday night. more »»

Marietta gas aggregation prices compiled

August 29, 2014 MARIETTA — Natural gas prices were at an all-time high eight years ago when the city initiated an aggregation program to help residents save money on their gas bill. more »»

Wood BOE recognizes 8 students

August 29, 2014 PARKERSBURG — Eight Wood County students were selected from a pool of hundreds throughout the state to attend The West Virginia Governor’s Honors Academy earlier this summe. more »»

Tomblin presents grants to local arts groups

August 29, 2014 CHARLESTON — Several area organizations will receive grants to support arts and historic preservation programs. Gov. more »»

Intersection work nears completion

August 29, 2014 MARIETTA — The upgrade of the Acme, Pike and Jefferson streets intersection is almost complete, according to Eric Lambert, project engineer with the city engineering department, during Wednesday’s... more »»

Art festival set for second year at Point Park

August 29, 2014 PARKERSBURG — The second Labor of Love Artfest will be held 10 a.m.-7 p.m. Monday at Point Park. Organizer Norm Payne said he wanted to give local artists a showcase for their art. more »»

Fine, fees assessed in bridge littering case

August 29, 2014 PARKERSBURG — A fine and court costs were assessed Thursday for an individual charged with littering while work was being done on the Memorial Bridge. more »»



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